Third party candidates could play a role in governor’s race

Kathie Glass

James Durbin / AP

The lesser-known candidates often act as spoilers in statewide races, and that could be the case on Nov. 4, experts say.

Barton out sick with gallbladder attack

Fort Worth’s mayor and other leaders travel to China to promote air service.

Davis assertive, Abbott plays it safe in first debate

No real fireworks enliven a mostly dry gubernatorial debate in the Rio Grande Valley between Democrat Davis and Republican Abbott.

Guns, alcohol don’t mix, public tells TABC

After receiving hundreds of negative responses, officials of the Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission appear to be backing off a plan to allow alcohol to be sold at some gun shows, which would have come with strict conditions.

2014 elections: ‘That’s our Wendy’

Wendy Davis’ hometown supporters cheer on their choice for Texas governor during the first debate Friday evening.

Fort Worth lawmaker loses bid to stop historical racing

A second lawsuit challenging the gambling machines has been filed in Austin.

Texas agriculture commissioner to resign

Todd Staples is quitting his elected post to become president of the Texas Oil and Gas Association.