The bill is to ensure teachers who have troubled pasts don’t get hired at other school districts after being accused of inappropriate contac…
The new statewide law requires annual background checks, but not fingerprinting.
The bill requires the state to license hot air balloon hunting.
Senate adjourned around 2:30 a.m. Thursday. House Bill 22 was the final bill discussed.
When the chase ended on Interstate 30 in Arlington, the RV burst into flames. The children were safely escorted to an ambulance.
The sound was heard around 10:30 p.m. all the way from Temple to Georgetown.
Dozens of homebuyers in Austin and Dallas have filed suit against Bella Vita Custom Homes, but they continue waiting for justice as the comp…
Austin has joined 8 other cities across the nation, as part of a Wildlife Watch Project.
It’s the second year of the Lawn and Garden Water Smart Tax Holiday meant to encourage water responsibility in Texas.
The bill previously passed the state House. Gov. Greg Abbott has been a vocal supporter.
He’s scheduled for sentencing in August and faces up to five years in prison.
A similar, full bill had died in the House without reaching a floor vote, but now lives on as an amendment.
The State Senate has until midnight Wednesday to consider all of the bills that have been presented to them this session.
At some Texas schools, students with lunch debt or empty accounts are denied a hot lunch and given a cheese sandwich instead.
Police are already required to submit reports about officer-related deaths, but the bill would impose $10,000 in fines for failure to do so.
Senate Bill 5, which would allow someone to vote without a photo ID as long as they sign a certified note, already passed the Texas Senate a…
200 people were heading toward Mainland Memorial Cemetery near Galveston when the family learned of the problem.
A man and a woman were inside the car when it went down an embankment.
Texas bill could allow community colleges to offer bachelor’s degrees in subject areas like nursing.
Mental illness advocates say whether state hospitals can improve in Texas may depend on the financial investment decided by lawmakers.