Texas

The Oscar-winning actor said it was "a path that I’m choosing not to take at this moment."
Gohmert, an extremist right-winger, stirs up Republican infighting with his challenge to incumbent Ken Paxton, who has been endorsed by Donald Trump.
A new poll found that 65% of adults don't support the Texas ban, and 60% want the Supreme Court to uphold Roe v. Wade.
Luke Warford, a former energy consultant, is running for a seat on Texas’ influential Railroad Commission.
Since Texas banned abortion after six weeks of pregnancy, Dr. Joshua Yap has seen an influx of sometimes desperate patients at his Tulsa clinic.
Twitter users called for the comedian to get an Emmy after she brilliantly humanized people who get abortions on “Weekend Update.”
Attendees of Travis Scott’s Astroworld music festival are suing the rapper after a crowd crush left at least eight people dead and scores injured.
"If there comes a point where it’s hopeless, then I think we take NASA, we take the military, we take the oil,” Cruz told an audience at Texas A&M University.
Attendees of the Astroworld Festival recounted the chaotic events that left multiple people dead.
Victims' loved ones created a makeshift memorial at NRG Park of flowers, votive candles, condolence notes and T-shirts, including a Travis Scott shirt.
The state law improperly disenfranchises voters with disabilities and other Texans in violation of federal rights, U.S. Attorney General Merrick Garland argued.
The Texas senator then tweeted a clip from his interview containing his false claim about Merrick Garland, but not the fact-check that followed.
William Neil “Doc” Gallagher's senior victims were forced to sell their homes, take loans or borrow money from their children.
Gov. Greg Abbott’s letter railing against “pornographic or obscene material” in school libraries follows state lawmakers targeting books by LGBTQ authors.
The justices are hearing arguments in two cases over whether abortion providers or the Justice Department can mount federal court challenges to the law.
Biden bus should “drive defensively," quipped a San Marcos Police corporal who refused to help as pro-Trump truckers swarmed campaign vehicles last year.
The Texas law bans abortion once cardiac activity is detected in the fetus, usually around six weeks and before some women even know they are pregnant.
"Texas is not safe for you," the NAACP told pro athletes about new laws targeting abortion and voting rights. "Look elsewhere."
If an abusive partner is controlling your finances, your whereabouts and who you socialize with, they're likely going to control your reproductive choices, too. And S.B. 8 just made it a lot easier for them to do that.
A 15-year-old boy called authorities to report that his younger brother had been dead for a year and his body remained inside their Houston-area home, the local sheriff said.