The Ebola Nurse is suing Presby Hospital for using her as a “PR Pawn,” and an Austin man just made #TheDress controversy permanent.
The Mexican government is upset that Grapevine police killed an unarmed Mexican immigrant who had exited his car and put his hands up prior to the shooting.
Illegal border crossings may be down, but the surge of troops and DPS officers at the border is having a detrimental effect on crime fighting elsewhere in the state, an internal Texas Department of Public Safety report found.
After hearing nine days of testimony, it took a Stephenville jury less than three hours to find Eddie Ray Routh guilty in the murder of “American Sniper” Chris Kyle and Chad Littlefield.
The FBI and local law enforcement raided a meeting of the Republic of Texas in Bryan.
Outrage spreads across the Internet after “Boyhood” is snubbed at the Oscars.
Two Austin women were married Thursday after a Travis County judge issued the state’s first same-sex marriage license.
Texas is running out of places to house violent sex offenders.
Considering the pet obituary.
Governor Greg Abbott outlined his plans for Texas in his first State of the State address yesterday.
UT System Chancellor Bill McRaven forms a committee to deal with UT Austin's admission issues.
After hearing eight hours of testimony yesterday, a Senate committee approved two controversial gun bills in a 7-to-2 vote.
Some crazy stuff went down last month. Here are a handful of headlines you may have missed.
Five Texans attended President Obama’s Ebola announcement at the White House yesterday.
The trial of Eddie Routh, accused of killing Chris Kyle and Chad Littlefield, gets under way Wednesday in Stephenville.
Texas's rig count has dropped by two hundred in the last two weeks.
Houston is home to a growing number of Cubans.
Rick Perry reveals he is “not necessarily all that fond” of open carry.
What it looks like to celebrate a “new day.”
Speaker Joe Straus handed out committee assignments to state representatives yesterday.
Rick Perry requests the names of the witnesses called in the grand jury who heard his case, and San Antonio gets a Tex-Mex-style breastaurant™.
Three energy firms announce they will shed 720 employees in Texas due to low oil prices.
Presidential hopeful Rand Paul makes a swing through the state he formerly called home.
Ugly protests against Texas Muslim Capitol Day, and youth crime rates are falling across the state.
Rick Perry will file again to have the charges against him dropped, and open carry won’t carry the day.
Amarillo by snowy morning, and brisket prices have increased 60 percent.
The first execution of 2015, and Odessa sees the most violent crime rate of major Texas cities.
Video of the DayYes, college is a time for experimentation in the bedroom, but once in a while a student will really nail it. Case in point is Rice University senior David Nichol who turned his dorm room into a giant plastic ball pit. Creating a kids’s playground for himself has been
A new rule not only gives legislators the option of a ‘panic button’ but allows them to kick out members of the public they consider unruly. Have our elected officials gone soft?
Greg Abbott takes the Oath of Office today, and the Dallas Safari Club comes under fire again.
Rick Perry bids adieu, and Texas sweeps Oscar nominations.
A horrific bus accident near Odessa leaves ten dead, and liquor laws come under scrutiny.
How likely is it that open-carry legislation will make it to Greg Abbott’s desk this session?
Notes from the opening day of the session, and Ted Cruz looks “very seriously” at a presidential run.
The Eighty-fourth Legislature kicks off, and Ted Cruz gets a new responsibility.
What will happen in the Fifth Court gay marriage decision, the Cowboys’s catch heard ‘round the Internet, and Texas’s Golden Globe takeover.
Some crazy stuff went down in the past thirty days. Here are a handful of headlines you may have missed.
The Lege’s agenda takes shape, and barbecue bets are made.
Talking points for legislators opposed to making the cowboy hat the official state hat of Texas.
The state faced a tough line of questioning from the Fifth Circuit, and more details emerge about the Fort Bliss shooter.
A shooting at Fort Bliss, and Dallas quakes rock the city.
Admiral McRaven’s first moves as president of the University of Texas, and the man behind Ted Cruz’s wildly popular Twitter account.
Louie Gohmert plans to run for Speaker of the House, and another twist in the tale of Bernie Tiede.
The Daily Post team will be off until January 5. Until them, some holiday music to fill the void.
Texas’s supply of pentobarbital runs low, and Border Patrol in Texas seized more than 875,000 pounds of marijuana in 2014.
Dubya MondayGeorge W. Bush could spend the entirety of the holiday season painting all his gifts or wrapping up copies of his biography about his dad. But Dubya is a multitasker with a heart of gold. Like Santa himself, blurry photos appeared Saturday of Bush dressed for the
The state could lose 128,000 if oil prices continue to fall, and a breakdown of where that transportation funding will go.
The end of the Kaufman County saga, and El Paso’s murder rate goes up.
Governor Rick Perry’s name might be memorialized on a building at A&M, and Dallas-based attorney Sarah Saldaña is chosen to head Immigration and Customs Enforcement.
Ted Cruz angers his party, and a man camp south of San Antonio is turned into a immigration detention center for families.