New ERCOT Plants to ease Spring/Summer Demand AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The operator of the electric distribution grid for most of Texas says the launch this summer of new generating plants will ease high demand in the coming months that could require conservation measures.
Davis Not Discouraged By Low Dem Voter Turnout AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Democratic gubernatorial hopeful Wendy Davis says she's not disappointed turnout among her party's primary voters wasn't stronger - even amid a major organizing push.
2 Valley Clinics Close, Claim Abortion Law to Blame AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Two more Texas abortions clinics are closing because of new restrictions placed on the facilities by the Republican-controlled Legislature.
Jet Fuel Spill Near Mission Reach Clean up crews have been busy near the Mission Reach--after jet fuel spilled from a nearby refinery facility in to a creek leading to the San Antonio River.
Patterson Endorses Dewhurst by Elizabeth Ruiz
Calling State Senator Dan Patrick a "weak link" for Republicans, Texas Land Commissioner Jerry Patterson is throwing his support behind incumbent David Dewhurst in the GOP runoff for Lt. Governor.
Attempted Kidnapping in Alamo Heights Alamo Heights Police have released sketches of two suspects being sought in the attempted kidnapping of a woman.