News archive from 11 July 2018
AUSTIN — Three University of Texas professors fighting the state’s campus carry gun law will be back in court Wednesday as they try to convince appellate judges a lower court wrongfully dismissed their case to keep guns out of their classrooms....
Houston City Council this week will consider two items to kick off construction on a long-awaited service center in Alief, the marquee item in the city's annual capital spending plan. The $52 million, 63,000-square-foot multi-purpose facility at 11903...
Now Playing: President Donald Trump claimed a pipeline project has made Germany "totally controlled" by and "captive to Russia" during a combative breakfast Wednesday that kicked off what was already expected to be a fraught NATO...
AUSTIN — The state economic picture is improving as forecasts now show Texas with $2.8 billion more in revenue than expected, according to a report released Wednesday by the comptroller's office. Soaring sales and use tax returns are a big driver,...
The King of Horror has a request for Texas voters. Earlier this week Stephen King, the author of novels like “The Shining” and “Cujo,” took to Twitter with a plea for Lone State State residents. “Hey, Texas! I suppose you're going to re-elect Ted...
AUSTIN — Democratic gubernatorial challenger Lupe Valdez has a new campaign manager in her longshot bid to unseat Republican incumbent Greg Abbott in November, officials confirmed Wednesday. The replacement of well-known strategist Bill Romjue with...
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Philadelphia District Attorney Larry Krasner says he will not support renewing a contract allowing U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement access to Philadelphia's real-time arrest database. Krasner's statement Wednesday comes as...
AUSTIN — Incumbent Republican Gov. Greg Abbott agreed Wednesday to participate in a televised statewide debate with Democratic challenger Lupe Valdez, the first in the general election runup. Abbott said he has accepted an invitation from Nexstar...
- 19:58 Hilarious memes rip Cruz, O'Rourke during first senate debate
- 18:34 Shame, fear: Survivors explain not reporting sexual assaults
- 16:34 As he considers 2020, Biden airs regrets of Thomas hearings
- 15:25 First black female White House reporter gets Newseum statue
- 14:57 Judge denies bid to block courthouse immigration arrests
- 14:49 Rosenstein denies that he proposed secretly taping Trump
- 14:39 Evangelicals push Senate Republicans to confirm Kavanaugh
- 13:46 Obama turns focus on Pennsylvania, hopes to boost Democrats
- 11:16 The Latest: Trump delays release of Russia probe documents
- 10:28 Where Beto OâRourke and Ted Cruz will be this weekend