Authorities issued a warrant Friday for the arrest of Pro Bowl defensive end Michael Bennett, accused of injuring a paraplegic woman as he tried get onto the field at last year’s Super Bowl to celebrate with his brother.
Minor league baseball players who make as little as $5,500 a season were stripped of the protection of federal minimum wage laws under a provision in government spending legislation signed Friday.
NASA’s Mars rover Curiosity has now marked 2,000 days on the red planet.
The number of foreign children adopted by U.S. parents dropped more than 12 percent last year, accelerating a decline that’s now continued for 13 years, according to new State Department figures.
The 17-year-old high school student who was one of two people killed in the Austin bombings would have learned Friday that he had been admitted to the prestigious Oberlin Conservatory of Music.
Support for tougher gun control laws is soaring in the United States, according to a new poll that found a majority of gun owners and half of Republicans favor new laws to address gun violence in the weeks after a Florida school shooting left 17 dead and sparked nationwide protests.
President Donald Trump cast doubt on whether he would back the massive spending bill needed to avert a government shutdown Friday, saying he was “considering” a veto over concerns about a program protecting young “Dreamer” immigrants that he moved to end and money for his promised border wall.
A new report is using Galveston’s past mistakes as an example of what cities should not do when rebuilding housing after Hurricane Harvey.
The Texas unemployment rate held steady in February at 4 percent.
A Texas official is being denounced for calling special education students “slow learners” and questioning whether it’s worth spending public money on their education.