Mexicans fleeing violence form new encampment on border

By CEDAR ATTANASIO Associated Press CIUDAD JUAREZ, Mexico (AP) — An exodus of migrants fleeing drug cartel violence and corruption in Mexico has mired hundreds...

Voluntary evacuation order lifted for Texas coastal city

PORT NECHES (AP) — Officials in the Texas coastal city of Port Neches lifted a voluntary evacuation order Thursday that was issued overnight because...

SpaceX delays space station delivery due to high wind

MARCIA DUNN AP Aerospace Writer CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — SpaceX has delayed its delivery to the International Space Station because of dangerous wind gusts. The...

State-ordered study finds STAAR not too hard for young readers

By Aliyya Swaby, Texas Tribune Were the reading and writing passages on standardized tests that Texas elementary and middle school students took this spring too...

Officials: 3 dead after small plane crash in San Antonio

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Officials say three people were killed when a single-engine plane crashed while attempting to land at San Antonio International Airport. San...

Authorities: Woman’s death a rare fatal attack by feral hogs

By JAMIE STENGLE Associated Press A woman’s killing by multiple feral hogs outside of a rural Texas home where she worked as a caretaker was...

Prepared to Fight: Landowners take on government over border wall

EL PASO — When David Acevedo attended a meeting with officials from the U.S. Army Corp of Engineers in Webb County last month, he...

Analysis: Whatever color Texas is, everybody’s running like it’s purple

By Ross Ramsey, Texas Tribune President Donald Trump has been to Texas seven times this year. Michael Bloomberg will be on the Texas Democratic primary ballot...

Asylum-seekers in Arizona to be bused to Texas, then Mexico

PHOENIX (AP) — U.S. immigration authorities have started busing asylum-seekers who cross the border in Arizona to Texas, where they are sent to Mexico...

US officials: Don’t eat romaine grown in Salinas, California

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. health officials are telling people to avoid romaine lettuce grown in Salinas, California, as they investigate a food poisoning...