The Rev. Paige Patterson has been heavily criticized after comments surfaced that women should submit to their abusive husbands and not divorce them. Alumni of Patterson's Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary disagree on his future.
According to the National Center for Educational Statistics, the number of degrees awarded in education dropped by 10 percent between 2009-2010 and 2014-2015. Most surveys list low salaries as the reason recent grads are choosing not to teach. But there is concern recent school shootings and a fear of violence will make it even more difficult to recruit teachers.
In a GOP-controlled Congress, GOP infighting has managed to sink a should-be-easy-to-pass farm bill. This near-sightedness demonstrates otherwise successful Republicans’ uncanny ability to never miss an opportunity to miss an opportunity.
Tuesday night, Texas Democrats and Republicans will finally know who all of their nominees will be for the general election in November. The top two finishers in Texas' March primary will face off for the right to represent their party. The Star-Telegram Editorial Board met with candidates in North Texas' most competitive races and has recommendations for who would best serve our region.
Medical City Healthcare and the University of North Texas Health Science Center announced a partnership that will create 500 new residency positions for doctors. Research shows doctors usually stay in communities where they have completed their residencies, so this new partnership should lead to more doctors in the growing DFW area.
Opposition in Fort Worth to a 6th grade discussion about gender identity and being transgender feels like the beginning of a fight that could help revive a bathroom bill when the legislature convenes again in January. Or it might add fuel to a looming battle over what state education officials approve next year in the health curriculum.
This columnist says she plans to avoid coverage of the royal wedding between Prince Harry and Meghan Markle. She knows paparazzi and media will make it a bigger than life spectacle adding to the negative reputation that often follows the media. She vows to spend Saturday on other endeavors and never write about the royal couple.
This week the Supreme Court ruled in favor of an issue that seems to be nearing a tipping point in terms of public acceptance: sports betting. But will it be enough to overcome staunch opposition from those who stand to lose the most? Time will tell.
Disruption has hit every industry, from car transportation services to hotel lodging — and the White House. Donald Trump is a bull in the china shop disruptive agent of anti-globalist chaos and firm believer in realism’s international anarchy.