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Court To Weigh Fate Of Dreamers
Texas and six other states asked a judge to halt the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program.
Natural Gas Pipeline Explosions In Texas Critically Injure 5 Workers
The cause of the explosion and fire were not immediately known.
Shooting At Texas House And Nursing Home Leaves Five Dead: Official
The shooting outside of Corpus Christi is believed to have been a murder-suicide, city officials said.
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Judge Orders Blake Farenthold To Testify On Whether He Was Hired Illegally
The disgraced former congressman went from a sexual harassment scandal right into a lawsuit over his new job.
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Texas Restaurant Says Server 'Fabricated' Story Of Getting Racist Message On Receipt (UPDATE)
The server had claimed a customer wrote "We don't tip terrorist" on a bill and circled his first name, which is Arabic.
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Republican Texas State Rep. Jason Villalba Calls For Trump's Impeachment
The legislator from Dallas called on Americans to reject becoming "sordid, ugly, Trumpists who require anger and vitriol."
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A Democrat (!) Has A Decent Chance Of Becoming Texas' Next Attorney General
Justin Nelson is benefiting from a motivated base and an indicted opponent.
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Trump Administration Asking Texans To Survey Land For Border Wall, Reports Say
Federal agencies have been sending out letters requesting permission to survey and potentially acquire property.
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Flamingo That Escaped Kansas Zoo In 2005 Is Thriving 700 Miles Away In Texas
The fugitive bird has been on the lam for over a decade.
Elizabeth Warren Details Immigration Center Visit In Gut-Wrenching Report
"The mothers say that they can hear babies cry at night," the senator wrote of immigrant families detained in Texas.
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Texas Tested A Strategy For Discriminating Against Voters. It Worked.
“Today’s decision essentially says, ‘Go ahead and discriminate.’”
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Supreme Court Largely Backs Texas Republicans Over Electoral Maps
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President Donald Trump’s administration had backed Texas in the case.
Rep. Tells Of 'Heart-Wrenching' Scenes Of Kids Crying Alone In Detention Cells
"Mothers had no idea where their babies were," said California Democratic Rep. Barbara Lee after touring an immigrant detention center.
Melania Trump To Child Detainees: 'Good Luck'
The first lady made a surprise visit to a shelter for migrant children in Texas on Thursday.
Melania Trump Visits Child Detention Centers
Melania Trump called for family reunification while visiting facilities housing migrant children.
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This Teen With Autism Is Usually Non-Verbal, But His Grad Speech Stole The Show
Sef Scott, a student with Autism, defied expectations in a speech to his graduating class in Plano, Texas.
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Migrant Children Drugged Without Consent At Government Centers, Court Documents Show
The allegations center on a mental health facility in Texas that has had problems in the past.
Rachel Maddow Chokes Up
The MSNBC anchor couldn’t finish reading a breaking report that the Trump administration has taken babies from their migrant parents.
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The Heartbreaking Story Behind That Viral Crying Toddler Photo
A 2-year-old Honduran girl wailed as her mother was searched by a Border Patrol agent at the U.S.-Mexico border.
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Judge Won't Give Texas Woman Sentenced To 5 Years For Illegal Voting A New Trial
She was sentenced to half a decade in prison even though she said she was unaware she couldn't vote.
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Even After Quitting Congress, Blake Farenthold Is Gobbling Up Taxpayer Money
The ex-lawmaker is costing taxpayers $400-an-hour in legal fees, on top of his $160,000 salary. He never repaid his $84,000 harassment settlement, either.
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Texas Democrat Bucked By National Party To Join Progressive Publishing House
Laura Moser, a veteran journalist and author, thinks the left could learn from conservative publishing's success.
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Bobcats Die After ‘Rescue’ By Woman Who Says She Thought They Were Domestic Kittens
A tragic reminder to let wild animals be wild.
Texas Teen Wins National Spelling Bee
14-year-old Karthik Nemmani from McKinney, Texas won the Scripps National Spelling Bee with the word Koinonia.
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Border Patrol Shooting Shakes Town Where Illegal Crossings Are Part Of Daily Life
No one yet knows why the agent pulled the trigger.
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Texas Governor's School Safety Plan Proposes Modest Changes To Gun Laws
But most of the 43-page blueprint is focused on measures to ramp up school security and improve risk assessment and mental health services.
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