Florida-based NextEra Energy has unveiled a deal to buy Oncor, Texas’ largest electric transmission utility.
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The state of Texas is again taking the U.S. Environmental Projection agency to court, this time challenging new rules aimed at slashing methane emissions in the oil patch.
Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton is suing the city of Austin in Travis County district court, trying to force the city to comply with his reading of the state’s open carry law and allow license holders to openly carry handguns in city hall.
The two fishermen thought they had a whopper on the end of the line. It was a late June evening at Lady Bird Lake, a reservoir in Austin, Texas, when 55-year-old Terry Wayne Washington and a friend began reeling in the hefty catch.
Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton’s office assisted with a federal probe involving a major donor who gave the indicted Paxton a $100,000 gift last year to offset his growing legal bill.
A special panel charged with suggesting changes to the state’s testing and school accountability system will recommend that state lawmakers implement a series of individualized, computer-based exams to measure student performance and progress throughout the year.
Dallas’ Texas Instruments looks to cars, smart gadgets to power growth
For months, the story of manufacturing in Texas has been a bleak one.
Criminal charges against the anti-abortion activists behind undercover recordings of a Houston Planned Parenthood facility were dismissed Tuesday.
The state Legislature could put up major road blocks next year for a private firm’s plans to build a high-speed rail project connecting Houston and Dallas now that a federal transportation board has decided the project falls under state jurisdiction.