The Houston Chronicle is reporting; a volunteer was booked into jail on Monday after being accused of stealing from a Walmart Supercenter where she was supposed to be collecting money for the Salvation Army.
Speaking at a mid-November fundraiser at her Dallas antiques and home furnishings store, Lisa Luby Ryan, an eloquent Republican activist, struggled to find the right word to introduce her guest of honor.
A Texas middle school is under fire after students say they were banned from speaking Spanish in class. The students say their principal announced the rule last month over the intercom, Drew Karedes reports.
In fast-growing Texas, which is home to one in 11 of the nation's children, child poverty has continued to rise despite an improving economy, according to a new report from the Center for Public Policy Priorities, a liberal think tank.
The Houston Chronicle is reporting; a chewable African plant that investigators in Texas believe may be linked to terrorism groups has quietly launched a lengthy investigation in Houston and produced multiple arrests.