Texas’ Patrick offers reward as Trump makes unfounded claims

By PAUL J. WEBER Associated Press AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Republican Texas Lt. Gov Dan Patrick on Tuesday offered up to $1 million in defense...

Pena loses BISD election by one vote

After all was said and done, one vote separated the winner and the runner-up in Board President Minerva M. Pena's race for a fourth...

George W. Bush congratulates President-elect Joe Biden on his victory

By Jolie McCullough, Texas Tribune Former President George W. Bush congratulated President-elect Joe Biden on Sunday, sending a clear signal to other Republicans, including President...

Mexico, Brazil leaders silent as world congratulates Biden

By MARK STEVENSON and DÉBORA ÁLVARES undefined MEXICO CITY (AP) — There were two notable holdouts among the world leaders who rushed to congratulate Joe...

Hidalgo Co. extends voting by an hour after technical issues reported

About 5% of 74 total polling sites in Hidalgo County are running slower on Election Day than their counterparts due to technical issues, county officials said Tuesday morning, though they stressed voters can still cast their ballots there. 

Presidential polls in Texas showed a tight race, but Trump won by 6 points....

By Madlin Mekelburg Austin American-Statesman AUSTIN, Texas — In the weeks before Election Day, most polls in Texas showed a close contest between the two...

Confounding Democrats, Trump makes inroads with Latinos

By NICHOLAS RICCARDI and ADRIANA GOMEZ LICON Associated Press President Donald Trump and his Republican allies made significant inroads with Latino voters in Tuesday's election,...

Port chairman hangs on; Reed said he expected a tight race

John Reed was used to running unopposed for his Place 3 commissioner’s seat on the Brownsville Navigation District Board, which governs the Port of...

US Postal Service found 815 ballots in Texas facility sweeps

By: ACACIA CORONADO Report for America/Associated Press AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — More than 800 mail ballots were found in Texas mail processing facilities and delivered...

Biden’s struggles along Texas border raise questions about Democrats’ outreach there

By Alex Samuels, Patrick Svitek, Anna Novak and Mandi Cai, Texas Tribune When vice presidential nominee Kamala Harris made an 11th-hour stop in McAllen on...