Tackling Poverty And Segregation, Not Tough Talk, Is The Solution To Chicago's Woes

Donald Trump is fixated on what he describes as the "carnage" going on in Chicago, suggesting that if Chicago's horrendous homicide rate doesn't come down, he'll "send in the feds." At his recent press conference, he announced plans to create ...

What You Need To Know About Harris County’s New Pot Policy

Harris County District Attorney Kim Ogg announced a new marijuana policy that she said would save the county millions of dollars and free up resources to focus on prosecuting violent crimes.

More Than One Million Undocumented People Live In Houston And Dallas Combine

A new Pew study shows that the majority of the United States’ 11.1 million undocumented people are spread across just twenty metro areas, with Houston and Dallas-Fort Worth cracking the top five areas with the largest undocumented populations.

Judge Blocks Texas From Defunding Planned Parenthood

Texas authorities that accused Planned Parenthood of selling fetal body parts cannot withhold Medicaid money from the medical provider, a federal judge ruled Tuesday.

Kirk Watson Files Bills To Address Sexual Assault On College Campuses

An Austin lawmaker has proposed a suite of legislation that would protect victims of sexual assault on public and private college campuses and address loopholes in statute. Among the bills that state Sen. Kirk Watson, D-Austin, filed on Tuesday included ...

Trump Explains Odd Rally Reference To Sweden Terror Attack

Plenty of people around the world were puzzled by President Trump’s reference during a Saturday rally in Florida to an incident in Sweden that happened Friday — including the Swedish government.

McCain Criticizes Trump Attacks On Press: 'That's How Dictators Get Started'

In a pre-taped interview for Meet the Press, John McCain defended the free press and criticized Donald Trump for his attacks on the press.

Obama Ranked As 12th Best President By Historians In New C-SPAN Poll

Just weeks after leaving the White House, President Barack Obama ranks as the 12th best U.S. president overall in a new poll of historians conducted by C-SPAN ahead of Presidents Day.

Burgess: Large Portions Of Obamacare To Be Replaced Soon

Despite campaign promises, a full repeal of the Affordable Care Act appears unlikely right now without consensus among Republicans on what will replace it. U.S. Rep. Michael C. Burgess, M.D., R-Texas 26th District, said there is enough agreement to change ...

Kasich Tentatively Slated To Meet With Trump

A senior administration official said the meeting is still tentative but is likely to be a private sitdown between Kasich, the President and possibly Chief of Staff Reince Priebus. The official described the meeting as long overdue.

White House Denounces Threats To Jewish Centers

The White House on Monday denounced a spate of threats made against Jewish Community Centers around the country.

5 Things To Watch For In A New Travel Ban

- The Trump administration is taking another crack at rewriting its embattled travel ban this week, hoping this one will stand up in court.

These Republicans Didn't Like Trump At First. They Do Now.

In the beginning, they didn't care for Donald Trump.

H-E-B Primo Picks Quest for Texas Best Returns for Fourth Year of Heated Competition

Celebrating local foods and all things Texas, H-E-B is searching for the most creative and mouthwatering, Texas-based food and beverage entrepreneurs or small businesses to participate in the 2017 H-E-B Primo Picks Quest for Texas Best competition.

Home Is Where the Music Is

– After applicants celebrate hearing the good news that they have been selected to compete in the Young Texas Artists Music Competition, they have another important task – finding a place to stay.