Trump Jr. pitches to base while his father fights for Texas

By JONATHAN LEMIRE Associated Press SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Two days before President Donald Trump rallies in Texas, his eldest son on Tuesday looked to...

Texas GOP speaker tape: Lawmaker ‘vile,’ Trump ‘killing us’

By PAUL J. WEBER and CLARICE SILBER Associated Press AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas' GOP House speaker sought help ousting members of his own party...

El Paso mass shooting suspect pleads not guilty in 22 deaths

By CEDAR ATTANASIO Associated Press EL PASO, Texas (AP) — The 21-year-old man charged with capital murder in the fatal shooting of 22 people at...

Group argues Confederate statue removals violate free speech

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A federal court of appeals heard arguments in a lawsuit challenging the University of Texas' removal of three Confederate statues...

Border apprehensions drop as immigration crackdown continues

By COLLEEN LONG and DARLENE SUPERVILLE Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration says it continues to see a drop in the number of...

With China rift ongoing, NBA says free speech remains vital

By STEPHEN WADE and TIM REYNOLDS AP Sports Writers TOKYO (AP) — NBA Commissioner Adam Silver said the league is not apologizing for Houston Rockets...

A look at top cases for the Supreme Court’s new term

The biggest cases before the Supreme Court are often the last ones to be decided, and the focus on the court will be especially...

2 wounded in El Paso Walmart attack remain hospitalized

EL PASO, Texas (AP) — Two adults who were wounded in an Aug. 3 shooting at an El Paso Walmart that killed 22 people...

‘Fixer Upper’ stars Chip, Joanna Gaines to open Texas hotel

WACO, Texas (AP) — The next redo project for former "Fixer Upper" TV stars Chip and Joanna Gaines will be a Texas hotel. The couple...

Is Rick Perry on his way out as Energy Secretary?

By Mede Nix The Dallas Morning News DALLAS — After a Politico report Thursday night that Energy Secretary and former Texas Gov. Rick Perry is...