A plaque at the Texas Capitol erected by the Children of the Confederacy claims support of slavery was not a reason Texas joined the Confederacy. That statement is false and shouldn’t be displayed as fact in Texas’ most prominent public building.
Texas House Speaker Joe Straus is calling for a Confederate plaque displayed in the Texas Capitol to be removed because its inscription alludes to Texas’ support of slavery as one reason Texas seceded from the Union and joined the Confederacy.
A dispute at a Houston sports bar early Monday turned deadly when the feuding couple engaged in a vehicular battle that ended when the man slammed into his girlfriend’s car, police said. He died in the wreck.
An El Paso mom was hit and killed in the Tippin Elementary school parking lot when police say a man hit the gas instead of the brake. Police say she tried to get in front of 3 kids. The kids are in the hospital with various injuries.
The attorney taking on President Donald Trump over his alleged affair with an adult film actress has appeared in Houston immigration court to try to secure the release of a 9-year-old boy from Guatemala.