James Thiep Angui survived a civil war in Sudan, eventually making his way to Texas. He hopes to return home — for a visit to see his mother and family — next year.
Two state lawmakers have filed measures to address daylight-saving time.
Over the objections of Texas officials, the Obama administration proposed a long-delayed rule Wednesday to reduce ozone, a smog-forming pollutant known to worsen asthma, lung disease and heart conditions.
In a fresh confrontation with Republicans, the Obama administration on Wednesday proposed stricter emissions limits on smog-forming pollution linked to asthma and respiratory illness. The move fulfilled a long-delayed campaign promise by President Barack Obama but left environmental and public health groups wanting more.
Authorities investigate what happened to a Great Dane found severely malnourished in Millsap.
Deductibility of sales taxes in Taxes is part of a congressional proposal involving $450 billion in tax deductions in Washington. The White House is calling it a bad deal and is threatening a veto.
A 2.7-magnitude quake was reported northeast of Irving Tuesday afternoon, the fourth since Saturday.