Biden praying for ‘right verdict’ in Chauvin trial

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden said Tuesday that he is “praying the verdict is the right verdict” in the...

Texas House targets power grid flaw that worsened February blackouts

The lower chamber gave initial approval Monday to a series of bill responding to this year’s catastrophic power outages during...

Out of sight but center stage, jurors weigh Chauvin’s fate

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The jurors who sat quietly off-camera through three weeks of draining testimony in Derek Chauvin’s murder trial...

Search for survivors of capsized lift boat ends

CUT OFF, La. (AP) — The search for survivors from a capsized lift boat in the Gulf of Mexico has...

Texas considering bill to make it harder to get public information about government employees

Senate Bill 16, filed by State Sen. Jane Nelson, R-Flower Mound, would require an individual’s written consent for a state...

Despite opposition from LGBTQ, Texas advances bills blocking access to gender affirming health care 

Equality Texas CEO Ricardo Martinez said Texas has filed more anti-LGBTQ bills this session than any other state legislature.This post...

NASA’s Mars helicopter takes flight, 1st for another planet

NASA’s experimental helicopter Ingenuity rose into the thin air above the dusty red surface of Mars on Monday, achieving the...

Texas business leaders say Legislature’s anti-LGBTQ bills could hurt the state’s economy

Texas Competes, which is made up of more than 1,450 Texas employers, chambers of commerce, tourism bureaus and industry associations,...

Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick says Senate currently lacks the votes to pass permitless carry of handguns

“I plan to meet with law enforcement who oppose permitless carry and with the [National Rifle Association] and [Gun Owners...

Ted Cruz among group of Republicans opposing bill to address hate crimes against Asian Americans

The junior senator was among only six Republicans who opposed advancing a bill that would expedite the processing of hate...