DALLAS — Dallas Democrats are demanding the resignation of a Dallas County justice of the peace who says he won’t perform same-sex marriages despite the U.S. Supreme Court’s ruling allowing gay couples to wed.
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FORT WORTH — Ethan Couch has been moved from a juvenile detention facility to adult jail in downtown Fort Worth, records show.
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — Edgar Mitchell, who as an astronaut on the Apollo 14 mission became the sixth person to walk on the moon on Feb. 5, 1971, died at a West Palm Beach hospice Thursday night, his family said.
A study released Wednesday says that the rate at which uninsured Texas workers gained health coverage in 2014 was half the rate of other states.
AUSTIN — Texas’ two largest anti-abortion groups have endorsed opposing candidates in more than a dozen state House races ahead of the March 1 primary, illustrating the power struggle raging in the Republican Party.
Anti-abortion activist David Daleiden, one of the videographers indicted after infiltrating a Houston Planned Parenthood facility, on Thursday rejected prosecutors’ offer of a probation deal, according to his attorney.
The state of Texas’ sustained campaign against Planned Parenthood and other family planning clinics affiliated with abortion providers appears to have led to an increase in births among low-income women who lost access to affordable and effective birth control, a new study says.
FORT WORTH — Anyone interested in the cannabis industry is welcome to the Southwest Cannabis Conference and Expo in Fort Worth this month.
Texas Department of Public Safety Trooper Brian Encinia has a March 22 arraignment set for a perjury charge related to his arrest of Sandra Bland, the Waller County District Clerk’s office confirmed.
Oncor, the state’s largest utility, is warning state regulators that electric rates could increase for millions of Texas customers if they approve a complex reorganization plan that would include its takeover of the much smaller, and struggling, Sharyland Utilities.