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Christmas may be six-plus months away, but it's already on the minds of Gov. Rick Perry and many in the Texas Legislature. Perry signed a bipartisan bill into law Thursday that removing any legal risks for anyone who says "Merry Christmas" in a Texas...
In the latest chapter of an ongoing battle against traditional dealer networks, Tesla Motors Inc. Chief Executive Elon Musk has taken his fight to Texas, telling lawmakers his company could sell as many as 2,000 cars next year if allowed to open its own...
It suddenly hit me this week: I don't live in the real world. I live in Washington, D.C. In the real world, nobody would argue about renewing the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA). It's a no-brainer. Violence against women, all women, is wrong. Only...
KIAHWhen Governor Rick Perry was making out his calendar for the month, he probably thought he would be the Republican standing on the stage in Denver this week debating President Obama. But that would be a no. Instead, he came to Houston to talk economic...
Tim Curry Criminal Justice CenterA 65-year-old man who repeatedly sexually abused two sisters has been sentenced to 99 years in prison with no possibility for parole. Last week, jurors in state district Judge George Gallagher’s court convicted Charles Samuel Burgess II of one...
Tags: Trials, Punishment, Abusive Behavior, Prisons, Justice System
CW33 NewsA former North Texas teacher has been given the maximum sentence for sexual assault of children under 14. The charge carries punishment of 25 years to life in prison with no possibility of parole; yesterday a Tarrant County jury sentenced 60-year-old...
Top of the TicketChris Christie is asked three times if he'll run for president in one night at the Reagan Library in Simi Valley....
The 33 NewsEach day, Patti Watson spends her time on Facebook updating others on an issue that is close to her heart. "I really think most people don't know about this." The Rockwall grandmother is part of a grassroots army that posts to a page called, "Stop...
Los Angeles TimesThe Supreme Court cast doubt Tuesday on the future of affirmative action at the nation’s colleges and universities, agreeing to hear an appeal from a white student in Texas who seeks an end to "racial preferences" in college admissions. The...
CNNRedrawing Congressional voting district maps is never easy. But in Texas, in the midst of this election year, the already contentious process has been made even more volatile with its mix of race and politics. When 2010 Census numbers showed that Texas's...
Tags: Charles A. Gonzalez, Elections, Voting, Minority Groups, NAACP
Texas Tribune Payday lenders are about to come under the microscope. New laws aimed at curbing predatory lending take effect this week, meaning payday and auto title loan businesses will have to be licensed by the state and post a schedule of fees in...
KIAHGood news for people who still have homes that are under water, and we’re not talking about flooding. More than 40 states have agreed to a nationwide settlement with the nation’s five biggest banks. That agreement would force Bank of America,...
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