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1 hr ago | KXAN-TV Austin
With time running out in an underachieving campaign for Texas governor, Democrat Wendy Davis is brandishing a darker and tougher edge in an aggressive courtship of female voters who are essential to her chances of pulling an upset in November.
4 hrs ago | ThinkProgress
A sign placed along the sidewalk reads 'Common Sense Against Earthquakes' as a small group with Frack Free Denton protest outside city hall, Tuesday, July 15, 2014, in Denton, Texas.
8 hrs ago | National Center for Policy Analysis
Why are college tuition costs so high? Because of federal student loan policy, writes Judah Bellin, researcher at the Manhattan Institute.
Texas Gov. Rick Perry Is No Longer Permitted to Carry a Concealed Handgun, Buy Guns or Ammo - Here's Why Texas Gov. Rick Perry, a staunch supporter of the Second Amendment, is no longer permitted to carry a concealed handgun after being slapped with a felony indictment for alleged abuse of power, according to state law.
Xerox is facing a second lawsuit from the Texas Health and Human Services Commission stemming from allegations the company paid out hundreds of millions of dollars for unnecessary dental work.
So supposedly said Elihu Root, New York lawyer and secretary of war and of state, and U.S. senator from 1909 to 1915.
Crossing borders is a part of life in El Paso in far West Texas, where people may walk into Mexico to visit family or commute to New Mexico for work.
Day 50 of the Assault on Gaza: All attention should remain focused on the Strip, since another truce has been rumored to be in the works in Cairo.
Routinely visiting the polls is crucial for college students - and for every eligible American voter - the Texas Secretary of State said Monday morning.
Texas Gov. Rick Perry has appointed David Cabrales of the Dallas office of Locke Lord law firm to the Texas Economic Development Corp. The corporation supports programs and activities of the Governor's Division of Economic Development and Tourism, in addition to TexasOne, which markets Texas to businesses outside the state's borders.
In an Aug. 19, 2014 file photo, Texas Gov. Rick Perry, front right, is escorted away from the Blackwell Thurman Criminal Justice Center, in Austin, Texas.
A senior federal nuclear expert is urging regulators to shut down California's last operating nuclear plant until they can determine whether the facility's twin reactors can withstand powerful shaking from... A senior federal nuclear expert is urging regulators to shut down California's last operating nuclear plant until they can determine whether ... (more)
Father of slain teen Michael Brown, Michael Brown, Sr., left, and Reverend Al Sharpton, right, gesture to the crowd at Peace Fest, Sunday, Aug. 24, 2014, in St. .
Congressman Louie Gohmert joined FOX News to warn Americans about terror threats from the porous and largely unsecured U.S.-Mexico border.
Inside Texas Politics host Jason Whitely and Fort Worth Star-Telegram columnist Bud Kennedy interview Rep. Ted Poe about a possible new threat on the Texas border.
California Gov. Jerry Brown, left, recently launched the California Competes incentive program.
Updated: Wed Aug 27, 2014 02:31 pm
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