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EL PASO, Texas (AP) — The Latest on the shooting in El Paso that killed 22 people (all times local):
Texas Gov. Greg Abbott has tweeted simply "good" after a grand jury...
DALLAS (AP) — One of the gun-rights lobby's staunchest defenders in Texas is bucking the National Rifle Association on background checks after a West Texas shooting rampage killed seven...
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick has had a stent inserted in his chest after experiencing a heart blockage Thursday evening.
A statement released by his staff says Patrick was...
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas Republican Gov. Greg Abbott announced on Friday that he will send another 1,000 National Guard troops to the U.S.-Mexico border while accusing Congress of failing to...
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A historic push in Texas to reduce penalties for small amounts of marijuana was declared dead Tuesday by the state's Republican lieutenant governor, who called it a "step...
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The Latest on the Texas Legislature's attempt to lessen criminal penalties for possession of small amounts of marijuana (all times local):
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Jordy Nelson says he's working on a deal to retire as a member of the Green Bay Packers.
Nelson says he's talked to Packers President Mark Murphy about signing a 1-day...
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — When Larry Robinson and Howard Robertson created a pilot for their sports talk radio program "R&R on Sports" in 2013, something was missing from the marketplace.
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Republican lawmakers say Texas would spend nearly $2 billion on flood control and local projects under the first major legislation filed in response to Hurricane...
STAMFORD, Conn. (AP) — Britain's Sky Sports News will air regularly on U.S. television for the first time since 2013 starting Friday.
NBC said Tuesday that NBC Sports Network will broadcast...
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick told President Donald Trump the state will build a wall along parts of the U.S.-Mexico border if the federal government reimburses it.
Trump revealed the conversation Thursday on his visit to McAllen, Texas as he pushes for border wall funding central to the partial government shutdown. The president said: "You do things very well in Texas and I like that idea, so we'll take a look."
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas Republican leaders are signaling that a failed "bathroom bill" in 2017 that targeted transgender individuals and upended the legislature isn't coming back.
Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick on Tuesday called the issue "settled" and claimed victory, even though two attempts to restrict bathroom access for transgender persons never passed last session.
New Republican House Speaker Dennis Bonnen has also said he's not interested in another try.
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The Texas Legislature opens with Republicans having smaller majorities in both chambers as a result of electoral defeats, which suggests that hot-button social issues could take a back seat to such matters as fixing the state's flawed school finance system, cutting property taxes and paying for Hurricane Harvey recovery.
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A Texas state senator accused of sending sexually explicit text messages to a University of Texas graduate student is giving up control of the chamber's powerful Health and Human Services Committee.
NEW YORK (AP) — Bryan Cranston has confirmed that a "Breaking Bad" movie is in development, though he's not sure he's in it.
Following reports that "Breaking Bad" creator Vince Gilligan is prepping a two-hour movie connected to the AMC series, Cranston on Wednesday called into the sports talk radio show "The Dan Patrick Show" and confirmed the project is indeed in the works.
HOUSTON (AP) — Ivanka Trump made a telephone call to the International Space Station and spoke to the crew while touring NASA's Johnson Space Center.
Trump, who is an adviser to her father, President Donald Trump, talked to the space station crew whose members are flying 250 miles (402 kilometers) above the Earth's surface. She also spoke to students from nearby public schools who are participating in an international robotics competition.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows:
ABC's "This Week" —Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick; Fred Guttenberg, father of Parkland, Florida, shooting victim; Nicole Hockley, mother of Newtown, Connecticut, shooting victim; White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow.
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Republican Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton has ordered two more school districts to stop "unlawful electioneering activities," accusing them of using state funds to endorse a political candidate.
Paxton's office said Friday that it had issued cease-and-desist letters to school districts in Elgin and Galena Park. Last month, similar letters were sent to three other school districts.
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — President Donald Trump has tweeted his support for eight top Texas Republicans ahead of the state's primary next week.
On Twitter on Tuesday, Trump encouraged "all of my many Texas friends" to vote for Gov. Greg Abbott, Sen. Ted Cruz, Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick, and Attorney General Ken Paxton.
All are favored in the March 6 primary, though Paxton has been indicted on felony securities fraud charges.
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick has endorsed the wife of Attorney General Ken Paxton in her Republican primary bid for state Senate — shunning the brother of an incumbent in the chamber he oversees.
Patrick praised Paxton's religious and conservative values in a video released Friday, saying, "I need Angela Paxton in the Texas Senate."
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick says he doesn't want a planned movie about former state Sen. Wendy Davis' filibuster to be filmed in the Texas Senate.
BLOOMINGTON, Minn. (AP) — Now that the Kansas City Chiefs have agreed to trade Alex Smith to the Washington Redskins, Denver star linebacker Von Miller is lobbying for the Broncos to reel in quarterback Kirk Cousins.
NEW YORK (AP) — Bob Costas won't be working the Super Bowl for NBC next month.
The longtime broadcaster was not included in the network's lineup for the NFL title game telecast from Minneapolis on Feb. 4, leading to speculation that Costas' comments about head injuries in football might have affected the decision.
Dan Patrick and Liam McHugh will host the broadcast.
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday let stand a Texas ruling that gay spouses may not be entitled to government-subsidized workplace benefits — a potential victory for social conservatives hoping to chip away at 2015's legalization of same-sex marriage.
MEXIA, Texas (AP) — Hundreds of law enforcement officers from around the country filled a high school stadium Friday to pay tribute to a Texas state trooper who was shot and killed during a Thanksgiving Day traffic stop.
The funeral for Trooper Damon Allen drew mourners including Gov. Greg Abbott and Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick. Organizers expecting to have a massive crowd held the service at the Mexia High School stadium where Allen once played football, about 40 miles northeast of Waco.