Texas senators work for a new cause — preventing female circumcision. Also, a push for seat belts in new school buses moves forward; U.S. Rep. Marc Veasey gets his hands dirty; Texas Gov. Greg Abbott appoints North Texans to several commissions and more.
A prosecutor in Houston has dropped a murder charge against an Ohio man mistakenly identified as the suspect who fatally shot one man and wounded another after firing into a crowd during an argument in 1979.
A judge has rebuked Houston-area authorities for imposing a bail system that's unfair to people arrested for lesser offenses who are detained for long periods because they're unable to pay for their release.