When several women spoke out against a powerful man in the former ghost town of Terlingua, the backlash was fierce.
The president called the five-year sentence for the former National Security Agency translator, convicted for leaking documents about Russian election interference, “unfair,” but he has not granted her clemency.
The city council’s vote to reallocate $150 million away from the APD’s budget took observers by surprise. But for local activists, it was years in the making.
Graduates say the 14-week program illuminates challenges that cops face, but glosses over issues of brutality and racism. Records show the alumni association enlists members as public advocates for APD.
A jobless Texan on life without the $600 federal unemployment payments.
“Your Butt Is Perfect”: Those Austin Police Department Thank-you Cards Are Even Stranger Than You Thought
An APD tweet went viral after internet sleuths theorized that the cards were a police stunt. We got ahold of documents to find the truth.
Hours after the Austin City Council held an emergency meeting on police use of force, demonstrators gathered near APD headquarters.
How San Marcos Went From ‘Zero Tolerance’ Policing to Requiring That Officers Release Low-Level Offenders
Despite opposition from the local police union, the city passed Texas's most expansive ‘cite-and-release’ policy.
A high school competition in Levelland brought fans from across the Panhandle and South Plains in March. Seven would come down with COVID-19.
Plus, a rare pink grasshopper was spotted in Travis County.
While other governors have taken an aggressive approach to curbing COVID-19, Greg Abbott has favored smaller measures.
Governor Greg Abbott is letting counties decide whether to postpone certain May elections. For the general, expanded vote by mail may be necessary.
A squirrel went postal in a Houston suburb, and Waco finds something new to feel some civic pride about.
A California man tried to bring his pet possum on a passenger plane, and a clerical error brought a temporary $37 million windfall to a Rowlett couple.
Plus, a woman goes to a pharmacy and discovers she's dead!
Plus, Pennywise the Clown has just the place for you!
Plus, some people in Houston really, really want a Popeyes chicken sandwich.
Plus, two Amazon drivers were accused of stealing a dog in Parker County.
Plus, a school district accidentally auctioned off its students’ private information.
Plus, an escalated karaoke squabble and a Little League embezzlement.
We reached out to prosecutors for all 254 Texas counties to ask whether they will still prosecute marijuana cases.
Plus, a larcenous middle school band director, and a CBD-packing grandma.
A non-profit compiled racist, sexist, and xenophobic social media posts from police in Dallas and Denison.
Trump Is Threatening to Slap Tariffs on Imports from Mexico. That’s a Huge Deal for Texas. Here’s Why.
Everything you need to know about what tariffs could mean for the Texas economy, politics, and Chipotle burrito prices.
Plus, a new type of armored dinosaur, and scooters set on fire.
He called himself the Tiger King and plastered his face on highway billboards in Texas and Oklahoma. He bred big cats, bears, baboons, and more. He lived, with a parade of partners, on the grounds of his private zoo. He threatened a rival with murder—repeatedly, on YouTube—and tried to hire
He wanted to test the store’s “all leashed pets are welcome” policy.
Plus, self-defense with a scooter.
The University of Texas at Austin’s men’s tennis coach was among those accused of accepting bribes in a massive federal probe.
Where’s the money?
UT-Austin’s tennis coach and an exam administrator in Houston are facing federal charges.
It's the latest in a string of legal rulings that have chipped away at the Lone Star State’s once-heralded open records laws.
The announcement comes amid growing questions about the legitimacy of the investigation that led to the deadly raid.
Plus, twins born a week apart, and a driving dalmatian.
Thanks to the dysfunctional Knicks, the Mavs basically got Kristaps Porzingis for free.
The police tactic is controversial but common—particularly in Texas.
The beard is on fire. Well, not literally.
The powerful Houston congresswoman is alleged to have fired an aide who claimed she was sexually assaulted by a CBCF supervisor.
Long live the red wolf.
From affordable housing to Border Patrol, the shutdown is causing problems all over the state.
Police say the seven-year-old was fatally shot on a feeder road near a Harris County Walmart. Two suspects are in custody.
Asylum seekers entering the United States through Mexico will be sent back across the border as their asylum cases are decided.
The Affordable Care Act was struck down by a federal judge in Fort Worth, but the legal battle is far from over.
Plus, moviegoing rodents and a man who thought it was a good idea to steal a police cruiser.
Jacob Walter Anderson has been kicked off of campus and will not be allowed to attend his graduation ceremony.
Jacob Walter Anderson, charged with raping and choking a fellow student, will pay a $400 fine as part of the deal.
A few words on Sully, the former president’s late-in-life pal.
The Mavs rookie sensation is taking the NBA by storm.
A young city councilman’s Grindr photos were leaked, and he now faces a recall election. Was there a conspiracy to oust him, and did it come from inside City Hall?
Water, water, every where, nor any drop to drink.