HOUSTON (AP) — A group of Texas rice farmers is challenging a Canadian company's right to condemn land to build a pipeline to carry crude from Alberta to the Gulf Coast.
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas has added 23 school districts to a now-record list of those required to give some of what they raise in local tax revenue to the state for distribution to poorer schools.
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — The last original member of the Fort Worth Herd — the longhorns that stroll twice a day through the city's stockyards — has retired.
HOUSTON (AP) — A man who fled his trial a day before being convicted in the repeated group sexual assault of an 11-year-old Texas girl was captured Tuesday, according to the U.S. Marshals Service.
TYLER, Texas (AP) — Blacks fought in the Civil War, surprisingly on the side of the Confederacy, many of them from Texas, Palestine historian Norris White Jr. said his research shows.
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