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Texas Mulls Revived 'Bathroom Bill' Despite Uncertain Odds

Texas Mulls Revived 'Bathroom Bill' Despite Uncertain Odds

Texas senators have begun an emotionally charged floor debate over a revived "bathroom bill" targeting transgender people.

Tuesday, Jul 25, 2017 at 09:41 AM CDT

Texas Dentist Indicted After Child Injured

Texas Dentist Indicted After Child Injured

A grand jury in Houston has indicted a former dentist who authorities say failed to provide medical attention after a 4-year-old patient suffered a seizure that led to permanent brain damage.

Tuesday, Jul 25, 2017 at 07:52 AM CDT

At Least 25 People in Truck Were Mexican

At Least 25 People in Truck Were Mexican

The tractor-trailer was pitch-black inside, crammed with maybe 90 immigrants or more, and already hot when it left the Texas border town of Laredo for the 150-mile trip north to San Antonio.

Tuesday, Jul 25, 2017 at 07:53 AM CDT

Smugglers Offer Crammed Big Rigs as 'VIP Treatment' to US

Smugglers Offer Crammed Big Rigs as 'VIP Treatment' to US

The striking similarities of the Texas tragedies demonstrate how smugglers have found a durable business model carrying large groups -- often in big rigs -- through an elaborate network of foot guides, safe...

Tuesday, Jul 25, 2017 at 07:13 AM CDT

Tractor-Trailer Survivor Says Truck Had No Ventilation

Tractor-Trailer Survivor Says Truck Had No Ventilation

Adan Lara Vega said he was told the $5,500 he was being charged to be smuggled into the United States would include an air-conditioned truck ride. Instead, the 27-year-old Mexican laborer climbed with his...

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