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2 hrs ago | Stuff.co.nz
California Governor Jerry Brown has taken a not-so-subtle dig at Texas' decision to deploy National Guard troops to the border, saying he expects it to be a short-lived measure and that "wiser minds will prevail".
4 hrs ago | MyHighPlains.com
You have no reason to care about this, unless you want to keep up with what is being done in your name at the Texas Capitol, and you think having reporters on the floor of the House and Senate increases your chances of finding out.
8 hrs ago | Amarillo.com
Texas could add $180 million to its economy over three years if it allowed same-sex couples to marry, according to a study from the Williams Institute at the UCLA School of Law.
Dallas County Commissioner John Wiley Price faces up to 30 years in prison if convicted on federal bribery, fraud and tax evasion charges.
Pigweed is spreading aggressively this year in the High Plains after becoming resistant to the herbicide that once easily eradicated it and if left unchecked, it could cost Texas cotton growers much of their harvest.
In this image members of the 836th Engineer Company of the Texas National Guard conduct breaching exercises during their summer annual training July 16, 2014, at Camp Bullis in San Antonio.
With just five days left until Congress adjourns for summer recess, Sen. John Cornyn, R-Texas, and Rep. Henry Cuellar, D-Texas, are attempting a bipartisan, last-ditch effort to address the border crisis in their home state but there are few signs of support in Congress.
You gotta love the Left. They sure know how to make the people who don't drink their Kool-Aid look like el Diablo's nasty sister.
Do you know how to join Farm Bureau, and if you didn't, would that mean you couldn't be governor? I'm asking because, during a joint appearance Tuesday at a Farm Bureau meeting, Asa Hutchinson and Mike Ross were asked if they were members.
There is no debate we're a country in transition. The only debate is what we're actually transitioning to, and whether we'll be better or worse as a people for it.
When Gov. Rick Perry of Texas announced plans to deploy 1,000 National Guard troops to help with the border crisis, it came with a power unexpected by some.
Texas Gov. Rick Perry made headlines recently by ordering 1,000 National Guard troops to the border.
Critics will call it a stunt and accuse Perry of showboating, but at least he is taking action, while President Barack Obama, who took an oath to defend the country from all enemies foreign and domestic, drinks beer, plays pool and attends fundraisers as our borders are overrun.
Two men were arrested after two children were left inside a locked car for about 30 minutes outside a gas station in Hitchcock.
Women and their children walk on the tarmac after being deported from the US at the airport in San Pedro Sula, Honduras.
President Barack Obama met with Central American leaders on Friday over the surge of migrant youth at the southern border with solutions to the crisis so far proving elusive.
Updated: Mon Jul 28, 2014 01:18 pm
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