A study published this week in a medical journal revealed that a new state methodology drastically reduced the count of maternal deaths in Texas for 2012. What will that mean for state policy on maternal mortality?
When U.S. Rep. Beto O'Rourke announced his latest fundraising haul earlier this month – a stunning $6.7 million – it was widely expected to surpass what his rival, Republican U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz, brought in over the same period. Now it's clear by how much: roughly $3.5 million.
Both U.S. Senators from Texas - Ted Cruz and John Cornyn - questioned embroiled Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg about the content on the social networking site in a hearing on Facebook Tuesday. Cruz accused Zuckerberg of engaging in "bias and censorship."
To folks outside the region, Permian High School is best known as home to the Panthers, the football team that inspired the book, movie, and TV show, "Friday Night Lights." But locally, Valerie Hammit’s precalculus class may be setting a new record.
A handful of elected officials — including state Rep. Charlie Geren, R-Fort Worth — used more than $28 million from their campaign accounts for investments, making it the second largest category of expenditures in the 2018 election cycle.
U.S. Rep. Blake Farenthold, R-Corpus Christi, resigned on Friday. The decision marks the capstone of a tumultuous few months for the four-term congressman, who has been dogged by sexual harassment allegations.