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Severe storms to elevate flood risk in Oklahoma, Texas and Arkansas

AccuWeather.com - ‎4 hours ago‎
During this time, the potential for dangerous and damaging storms will extend from southern Kansas to central and northeastern Texas and eastward into parts of Arkansas and Louisiana. Cities at risk for severe weather on Friday include Dallas and ...
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US Supreme Court Lets Texas Voter ID Law Stand During Appeal

Wall Street Journal - ‎1 hour ago‎
WASHINGTON—The Supreme Court on Friday allowed Texas to continue to enforce a law requiring voters to show identification at the polls, a setback for civil rights challengers who said the law could make it difficult for a sizable number of minorities ...

Texas Prisons Assert Right to Censor Inmates' Families on Social Media

The Intercept - ‎1 hour ago‎
On the morning of April 15, Pat Hartwell drove up from her home in Houston, Texas, to the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Austin, where the Texas Department of Criminal Justice, which runs the state's prisons, was holding a board meeting. The board only offers a ...

Pay is Climbing Fast for Texas University Leaders

Texas Tribune - ‎6 hours ago‎
With tuition costs growing, Texas university presidents and chancellors have strived to make clear that they're working hard to keep expenses down.

Survey: Largest Texas County Turning Blue

Breitbart News - ‎5 hours ago‎
Texas state Senator Paul Bettencourt (R-Houston) told Breitbart Texas, “The real story is from the primaries. For the first time ever in history, there were 100,000 more Republican primary voters than Democrats - 329,ooo to 227,000.
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Texas A&M Commerce president Dan Jones passes away

WFAA.com - ‎1 hour ago‎
Texas A&M University-Commerce president Dr. Dan Jones died early Friday morning, the university confirmed. A notice was sent to TAMUC faculty and students informing them of Jones' passing.

Houston-born NFL star Keenan McCardell lists Texas mansion

Chron.com - ‎4 hours ago‎
Houston native and NFL player Keenan McCardell's Fresno, Texas, mansion just hit the market Tuesday, but it's already under contract.
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Opening Round Notes and Interviews from the VOA Texas Shootout

LPGA (press release) - ‎17 hours ago‎
Gerina Piller is putting on a show for the home crowd in Irving this week at the Volunteers of America Texas Shootout. Piller started on the back nine and played Las Colinas at even par through 11 holes before rifling off four birdies in her last seven ...
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Texas' Forever War Against Fetal Tissue Research Continues

Dallas Observer - ‎8 hours ago‎
Thursday, Dr. Raymond Greenberg, the executive vice chancellor for health affairs for the University of Texas System, made it clear why fetal tissue research is so important.

Former Texas Wal-Mart employee accused of secretly recording nearly 20 women at the store

mySanAntonio.com - ‎1 hour ago‎
Samuel Nabarrete, 24, was charged with invasive visual recording, a state jail felony. He is currently being held in the Ector County Jail on a $7,500 bond.

This tiny Texas radio station won every RTDNA award in its region

Poynter.org - ‎2 hours ago‎
For the second year in a row, a public radio station in west Texas is the most-awarded small market radio station in the regional Edward R. Murrow Awards.

Texas Money Floats Republican Efforts to Hold U.S. House Seats

Texas Tribune - ‎6 hours ago‎
Amid this battle, Republicans in Texas, where few congressional seats are seen as up for grabs, are positioning themselves as central to the cause of saving vulnerable incumbents.

Third-Party Inspector Says Seatbelt at Texas Amusement Park Was 'Strong,' After 6-Year-Old's Belt Malfunctions

People Magazine - ‎12 hours ago‎
An incident involving an allegedly faulty lap belt on the Mouse Trap rollercoaster ride in Amarillo, Texas' Wonderland Amusement Park was evaluated by third-party inspectors, who called the strap "strong.
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Sikh community furious at Texas authorities after detention on false terrorism accusations

RT - ‎2 hours ago‎
A Sikh man and a Pakistani-American man were arrested at gunpoint after fellow bus passengers claimed they were discussing a bomb threat in Arabic - even though they were speaking Punjabi.
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2 toddlers found tied, chained in Texas backyard; parents still sought

WLS-TV - ‎1 hour ago‎
Two toddlers - one tied on a dog leash and one chained to the ground - were found in a Texas back yard late Thursday, with six more children inside the nearby home, police said.
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Seahawks Pick Texas A&M Offensive Tackle Germain Ifedi in First Round of 2016 NFL Draft

Seahawks.com - ‎13 hours ago‎
The Seahawks traded back in the first round once again, but this time they still made a first-round selection, taking Texas A&M offensive tackle Germain Ifedi with the 31st pick of the 2016 draft. Ifedi, Seattle's first first-round pick since Bruce ...
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RIP: Texas Sportswriter Blackie Sherrod

Fishbowl NY (blog) - ‎16 hours ago‎
Perhaps the best thing about the illustrious newspaper career of William Forrest “Blackie” Sherrod, which began in 1946 at the Texas Telegram and went on to encompass the Fort Worth Press, Dallas Times Herald and Dallas Morning News, is that it came to ...
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New Mexico Sues Texas Oil Company For Lease Payments

CBS Local - ‎15 hours ago‎
SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) - The New Mexico State Land Office is suing a Texas-based oil company for years of overdue fees and recent environmental cleanup costs at a waste-water injection well used by various oil producers.
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WeekEnd HaloLinks: Ranging into Texas. To mess.

Halo's Heaven - ‎6 hours ago‎
From the official team Game Notes: "RANGERS ON DECK: 2016 season series is tied at 2-2… Angels took 2015 series 12-7, marking second straight year winning season series…LAA is 28-14 since 2014 against Rangers…Halos' 442 all-time wins vs.

Cool Stuff: Mondo Unveils Texas Frightmare Prints for 'Scream', 'Jaws' & More

/FILM - ‎6 hours ago‎
Today begins another round of Texas Frightmare Weekend, the annual horror convention that has been going for 11 years now. This year is a special one for horror fans, because it marks the 20th anniversary of Wes Craven's genre redefining Scream, which ...
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