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Thursday, Jul 12, 2018

Mexican Consul Says Texas Sheriff Defends Stops in Meeting

Mexican Consul Says Texas Sheriff Defends Stops in Meeting

A Mexican diplomat says a Texas sheriff told him he stood by a traffic sting that led to the arrest of 14 undocumented immigrants, many of whom were later deported.

Thursday, Jul 12, 2018

3 Charged With Spraying 'I Don't Care. Do You' on Walls

3 Charged With Spraying 'I Don't Care. Do You' on Walls

Three people have been indicted in Texas on vandalism charges after slogans were found spray-painted on historic missions in San Antonio.

Wednesday, Jul 11, 2018

President Trump Sends Signed 'MAGA' Hat to Texas Teen

President Trump Sends Signed 'MAGA' Hat to Texas Teen

A teenager whose "Make America Great Again" hat was taken at a Whataburger received a new cap signed by President Trump, San Antonio's NBC affiliate WOAI reports.

Wednesday, Jul 11, 2018

Abbott Agrees to Debate Valdez Once - During Friday Football

Abbott Agrees to Debate Valdez Once - During Friday Football

Republican Gov. Greg Abbott, cribbing a page from former Gov. Rick Perry's re-election playbook, announced late Wednesday that he'll submit to one debate this fall against Democrat Lupe Valdez -- during...

Tuesday, Jul 10, 2018

Texas Lawmaker is Newest Member of House

Texas Lawmaker is Newest Member of House

Republican Michael Cloud of Texas has been sworn in as the newest member of Congress, succeeding Blake Farenthold, who resigned amid allegations of sexual harassment and an ethics probe.

Tuesday, Jul 10, 2018

U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) Raises $4M in 2nd Quarter: Report

U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) Raises $4M in 2nd Quarter: Report

Republican Texas Sen. Ted Cruz will report raising more than $4 million in the the last three months, according to a Washington Examiner report on Tuesday.

Monday, Jul 9, 2018

From Farm to Table: Texas Ranchers Weigh in on Trade War

From Farm to Table: Texas Ranchers Weigh in on Trade War

The agriculture industry is bracing for new tariffs placed on American goods and products and their impact on profits, the effects of which are expected to trickle down to the American consumer.

Sunday, Jul 8, 2018

Bishop Michael Curry Speaks at Hutto Detention Facility

Bishop Michael Curry Speaks at Hutto Detention Facility

Bishop Michael Curry, who gained international fame after his sermon at the royal wedding in May went viral, spoke to about 500 Episcopalians and city officials in Taylor, Texas on Sunday.

Saturday, Jul 7, 2018

Cop Points Gun at Kids in Altercation Posted on Facebook

Cop Points Gun at Kids in Altercation Posted on Facebook

A video posted to Facebook showing an El Paso police officer point his gun at a group of young children during an angry altercation has gone viral, garnering more than 2.2 million views and 41,000 shares as...

Saturday, Jul 7, 2018

South Texas Lawyer, Activist Accused of Smuggling Immigrants

South Texas Lawyer, Activist Accused of Smuggling Immigrants

A lawyer and activist is charged with human smuggling after being accused of picking up two immigrants in the U.S. illegally on the side of a South Texas road.

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