Abbott Signs ‘Save Chick-fil-A’ Bill Into Law
A bill protecting private citizens and entities from adverse government action based on their affiliation with religious organizations has been signed into law.
AMBER Alert Issued for Texas Toddler Believed To Be In Grave, Immediate Danger
League City police are searching for two suspects in a white, 2015 BMW X3 with Texas plates reading KSW8656.
Texas Officially Raises Smoking Age to 21
Beginning September 1, Texans civilians under 21 won't be able to legally purchase cigarettes, e-cigarettes, or other tobacco products. Soldiers are exempt.
Texas Teacher Fired After Tweeting About Illegal Immigrants
The Fort Worth ISD Board of Trustees voted unanimously Tuesday to fire English teacher George Clark, citing tweets asking POTUS for help reporting illegals.
Texans Could Soon Kill Feral Hogs Without a Hunting License
Current law requires a landowner to have a license or be able to prove a hog was damaging property, but Senate Bill 317 would change that come September 1.
Houston Police Sergeant Suspected of Fatally Shooting His Wife
Investigators believe 56-year-old Hilario Hernandez of the Houston Police Department is responsible for the death of his wife, an elementary school librarian.
Deer Park, Texas Residents Sheltering in Place After Chemical Fire
National Guard troops were called and citizens were being told to stay inside after elevated levels of benzene were detected Thursday after a massive fire.
Reward Increased to $7,000 for Texas’ Most Wanted Sex Offender
Police are hoping the public can help them locate Jorge Luis Santamaria, and they're offering a hefty reward for information.
Texas Senate Passes $5,000 Pay Raise for Teachers
The Senate passed the first bill of the session Monday, approving a measure to give teachers and librarians a raise at a cost of $4 billion next biennium.
New Bill Would Make Texas Toll Roads Free Once They’re Paid Off
If a new bill introduced to the Texas legislature passes, existing and future toll roads would eventually become public roadways once they're paid for.