Aboard ‘The Beast,’ Migrants Fear Texas Crackdown

Aboard ‘The Beast,’ Migrants Fear Texas Crackdown

Apizaco (Mexico) (AFP) -- Texas Governor Rick Perry's plan to send troops to reinforce the Mexican border was enough to deter Salvadoran couple Edwin and Sandra, who decided to ma ...

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Migrant Children Face Test In Dallas Immigration Court

Migrant Children Face Test In Dallas Immigration Court

By Dianne Solis and David Tarrant, The Dallas Morning News DALLAS -- In a packed Dallas immigration courtroom, Elsy Garcia sits next to her 16-year-old brother, Jose. She last saw ...

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Amid Border Crisis, Situation In Texas’ Brooks County Turns Urgent

Amid Border Crisis, Situation In Texas’ Brooks County Turns Urgent

By Molly Hennessy-Fiske, Los Angeles Times FALFURRIAS, Texas -- Daniel Zamarripa loaded his police dog into the back of his patrol car and set out to track his quarry -- immigrant ...

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Pemex Deals Have Paid Off In Texas

Pemex Deals Have Paid Off In Texas

By James Osborne, The Dallas Morning News Although foreign companies were barred from producing oil and gas in Mexico, Texas energy service companies have long played a role in th ...

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Texas Veterans Group Wins Ruling On Confederate Flag License Plates

Texas Veterans Group Wins Ruling On Confederate Flag License Plates

By Marissa Barnett, The Dallas Morning News AUSTIN, Texas -- A Southern heritage group defeated Texas on Monday, celebrating a court decision expected to force Texas to issue lice ...

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Texas Sheriff Wants Criminal Charges Filed In Fracking Pollution Case

Texas Sheriff Wants Criminal Charges Filed In Fracking Pollution Case

By David Hasemyer, InsideClimate News A Texas waste hauling company that is already facing civil charges for a March accident that spread toxic drilling waste along a rural road c ...

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Cleveland, Dallas Chosen As Finalists To Host 2016 GOP Convention

Cleveland, Dallas Chosen As Finalists To Host 2016 GOP Convention

By Mark Z. Barabak, Los Angeles Times The Republican Party continued its convention winnowing process Wednesday, narrowing the candidates for its 2016 national gathering to two ci ...

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Judge Upholds Jury Verdict For Family In Texas Fracking Case

Judge Upholds Jury Verdict For Family In Texas Fracking Case

By David Hasemyer, InsideClimate News The judge presiding over a pivotal case involving toxic emissions from gas and oil drilling has accepted a jury verdict that awarded $2.9 mil ...

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Texas Leaders Order Trooper Surge To Deal With Border Problems

Texas Leaders Order Trooper Surge To Deal With Border Problems

By Anna M. Tinsley, Fort Worth Star-Telegram FORT WORTH, Texas -- Top Texas officials directed Department of Public Safety troopers late Wednesday to begin a surge to secure the T ...

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Spurs’ Fifth Title Is One For The Ageless

Spurs’ Fifth Title Is One For The Ageless

By Ben Bolch, Los Angeles Times SAN ANTONIO -- The healing began with about five minutes left in the third quarter, Manu Ginobili rising for a three-pointer that gave the San Anto ...

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