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‘We failed as an agency’: Texas prison officials admit violating court order on air conditioned units for inmates

Days after a federal judge threatened to jail Texas prison officials for violating a settlement agreement to put some inmates in air-conditioned housing, the...

Flags to be flown at half-staff in honor of Patriot Day

Wednesday, September 11th, 2019, marks the 18-year anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center in New York City, the Pentagon,...

Texas Freshwater Fishing Hall of Fame nominations accepted through Nov. 1

The Texas Freshwater Fishing Hall of Fame committee is seeking nominations for individuals and organizations that have made significant contributions to freshwater fishing in Texas for...

Gov. Abbott issues eight executive orders in response to El Paso and Odessa shootings

From Texas Governor Greg Abbott's proclamation: On Aug. 3, 2019, a gunman killed 22 people in El Paso and injured dozens more in a despicable...

Greg Abbott backs ‘expedited executions’ for mass shooters after Odessa shooting

Following the second Texas mass shooting in a month, Gov. Greg Abbott tweeted on Monday night that Texas is "working on a legislative package"...