Photos of Texas' continued reopening: Bars, bowling alleys and other businesses welcome back customers

Photos of Texas’ continued reopening: Bars, bowling alleys and other businesses welcome back customers A…

Coronavirus hot spots in Texas homeless shelters highlight challenges unsheltered residents face social distancing, staying clean

Coronavirus hot spots in Texas homeless shelters highlight challenges unsheltered residents face social distancing, staying clean …

New Plant-Based Bottles Can Degrade in a Year, Backed by Major Beverage Companies

New Plant-Based Bottles Can Degrade in a Year, Backed by Major Beverage Companies The bioplastic…

Stuck in the Middle, Stuck in Neutral

Stuck in the Middle, Stuck in Neutral Source: Red State

Good News in History, May 24

Good News in History, May 24 Happy 60th Birthday to the English-French actress Kristin Scott…

Ted Cruz Swats Paul Krugman After Nobel Laureate Tells a Whopper

Ted Cruz Swats Paul Krugman After Nobel Laureate Tells a Whopper Source: Red State

Nothing in Newly Declassified Crossfire Hurricane EC 'Meets the Traditional Thresholds' for Opening Investigation

Nothing in Newly Declassified Crossfire Hurricane EC ‘Meets the Traditional Thresholds’ for Opening Investigation …

Research Says That the Simple Act of Planning a Trip Can Help Boost Your Mental Health

Research Says That the Simple Act of Planning a Trip Can Help Boost Your Mental Health …

As day cares reopen, a Texas parent weighs the risks of sending her kids back

As day cares reopen, a Texas parent weighs the risks of sending her kids back …

Coronavirus in Texas: Houston reopens first major art museum in nation since pandemic began

Coronavirus in Texas: Houston reopens first major art museum in nation since pandemic began Elia…

Visits By FBI Inspections Division Can Have Real Consequences — Heads Often Roll

Visits By FBI Inspections Division Can Have Real Consequences — Heads Often Roll Source:…

"This is a scam": Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick calls it laughable for people under 65 to fear voting in person

“This is a scam”: Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick calls it laughable for people under 65 to…

Governor Abbott Announces Extensions To Payment Deadlines For Certain Employers

Governor Abbott Announces Extensions To Payment Deadlines For Certain Employers Governor Greg Abbott announced that…

Governor Abbott Issues Executive Order Suspending In-Person Visitations In County And Municipal Jails

Governor Abbott Issues Executive Order Suspending In-Person Visitations In County And Municipal Jails This executive…

Gov. Greg Abbott says Texas is aiming to start college football on time, with fans in stands

Gov. Greg Abbott says Texas is aiming to start college football on time, with fans in…

Governor Abbott Reappoints Craycraft And Kennedy To Texas Ethics Commission

Governor Abbott Reappoints Craycraft And Kennedy To Texas Ethics Commission Governor Greg Abbott has reappointed…

They lost their jobs and insurance in the pandemic. Now they’re slipping through Texas’ health care safety net.

They lost their jobs and insurance in the pandemic. Now they’re slipping through Texas’ health care…

Coronavirus in Texas: Bars, bowling alleys and other businesses can begin reopening Friday

Coronavirus in Texas: Bars, bowling alleys and other businesses can begin reopening Friday Texas bars…

Analysis: Politics and a pandemic jumble Texas elections

Analysis: Politics and a pandemic jumble Texas elections Mail-in ballot envelopes at the Travis County…

After blowback, Texas acknowledges 6% of its reported tests were of antibodies, not active infections

After blowback, Texas acknowledges 6% of its reported tests were of antibodies, not active infections …

Family Praised for Their Honesty After Finding and Returning Bags Containing $1M in Cash

Family Praised for Their Honesty After Finding and Returning Bags Containing M in Cash A…

Governor Abbott Issues Executive Order Terminating Air Travel Restrictions Related To COVID-19 Pandemic

Governor Abbott Issues Executive Order Terminating Air Travel Restrictions Related To COVID-19 Pandemic Governor Greg…

Governor Abbott, DPS Announce Limited Reopening Of Driver License Offices

Governor Abbott, DPS Announce Limited Reopening Of Driver License Offices The limited services being offered…

Governor Abbott, CVS Health Announce 44 New COVID-19 Drive-Thru Test Sites In Texas

Governor Abbott, CVS Health Announce 44 New COVID-19 Drive-Thru Test Sites In Texas Governor Greg Abbott…

Fact-check: How many coronavirus deaths in Texas are people over 65?

Fact-check: How many coronavirus deaths in Texas are people over 65? PolitiFact Texas is a…

Texas businesses returning during coronavirus are unlikely to spur fast economic recovery people need

Texas businesses returning during coronavirus are unlikely to spur fast economic recovery people need “It’s…

Texas is locked in a battle over voting by mail. Here's how to do it.

Texas is locked in a battle over voting by mail. Here’s how to do it. …

Behold: An Avalanche of Headlines Chronicling Google’s Systemic Theft

Behold: An Avalanche of Headlines Chronicling Google’s Systemic Theft Source: Red State

Federal appeals court puts mail-in voting on hold in Texas

Federal appeals court puts mail-in voting on hold in Texas A federal appeals court on…

Texas GOP plans to manage safety risk with in-person convention in Houston

Texas GOP plans to manage safety risk with in-person convention in Houston Potentially putting lives…

With Storage Space Evaporating, the Oil and Gas Industry Will Get to Put Its Products Back Underground

With Storage Space Evaporating, the Oil and Gas Industry Will Get to Put Its Products Back…

Paxton appeals order allowing Texans to vote by mail during coronavirus pandemic

Paxton appeals order allowing Texans to vote by mail during coronavirus pandemic All Texas voters…

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott instructs state agencies to trim budgets by 5% to prepare for "economic shock"

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott instructs state agencies to trim budgets by 5% to prepare for “economic…

Governor Abbott, Lt. Governor Patrick, Speaker Bonnen Direct State Agencies To Reduce Budgets By Five Percent

Governor Abbott, Lt. Governor Patrick, Speaker Bonnen Direct State Agencies To Reduce Budgets By Five Percent …

Governor Abbott Appoints Greenberg And Names Chair Of Correctional Managed Health Care Committee

Governor Abbott Appoints Greenberg And Names Chair Of Correctional Managed Health Care Committee The committee…

Canadian Government Buys Hotels to House Homeless People—And Also Rehire Workers

Canadian Government Buys Hotels to House Homeless People—And Also Rehire Workers Once the worst of…

Texas school districts raise hands for shares of $1.29 billion federal infusion

Texas school districts raise hands for shares of .29 billion federal infusion Students and teachers…

Search the Government Salaries Explorer

Search the Government Salaries Explorer The Texas Tribune’s database of compensation for Texas state employees…

Governor Abbott Urges Local Governments Against Increasing Property Taxes For Texans

Governor Abbott Urges Local Governments Against Increasing Property Taxes For Texans Governor Greg Abbott responded…

Texas Has Decided to Roll the Dice on the Coronavirus

Texas Has Decided to Roll the Dice on the Coronavirus On Monday, Greg Abbott announced…

Renters prepare for tough choices as eviction proceedings resume in Texas

Renters prepare for tough choices as eviction proceedings resume in Texas An apartment complex in…

Coronavirus in Texas: Houston church closes doors again after five leaders test positive

Coronavirus in Texas: Houston church closes doors again after five leaders test positive A women…

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton challenges Keystone pipeline ruling

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton challenges Keystone pipeline ruling Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton, working…

Texas schools can hold summer classes, but students can't be required to attend in person

Texas schools can hold summer classes, but students can’t be required to attend in person …

Gov. Greg Abbott says Texas ranks high in coronavirus recoveries, but many large states don’t report that figure

Gov. Greg Abbott says Texas ranks high in coronavirus recoveries, but many large states don’t report…

Opening up child care, camps helps parents returning to work

Opening up child care, camps helps parents returning to work A day care center in…

The Trump administration is rushing deportations of migrant children during coronavirus

The Trump administration is rushing deportations of migrant children during coronavirus After seven months apart,…

Texas is testing everyone in nursing homes for coronavirus, but not state-run homes for people with disabilities

Texas is testing everyone in nursing homes for coronavirus, but not state-run homes for people with…

Watch Gov. Greg Abbott's press conference on Texas coronavirus updates

Watch Gov. Greg Abbott’s press conference on Texas coronavirus updates Texas Gov. Greg Abbott is set…

Analysis: Texas tiptoes down the road to normal

Analysis: Texas tiptoes down the road to normal Decisions about where to go and what…

With COVID-19 cases rising, El Paso officials ask governor to exclude them from next phase of reopening

With COVID-19 cases rising, El Paso officials ask governor to exclude them from next phase of…

Coronavirus in Texas: More businesses can reopen Monday. Yet the state reported highest number of cases this weekend.

Coronavirus in Texas: More businesses can reopen Monday. Yet the state reported highest number of cases…

US Traffic Deaths Fell in 2019 For Third Straight Year, Even as Overall Road Use Increased

US Traffic Deaths Fell in 2019 For Third Straight Year, Even as Overall Road Use Increased …

Gallup: Trump Approval Rating Higher Than Obama And Bush

Gallup: Trump Approval Rating Higher Than Obama And Bush Source: Red State

Obama Tries to Whack Trump During Commencement Speeches, But Ends Up Owning Himself and Biden

Obama Tries to Whack Trump During Commencement Speeches, But Ends Up Owning Himself and Biden …

Fact check: Did Wisconsin see spike in coronavirus after election?

Fact check: Did Wisconsin see spike in coronavirus after election? During a video interview with…

How a Small Hill Country Town Became a Hub for Traditional Country Music

How a Small Hill Country Town Became a Hub for Traditional Country Music On a…

Community Advisory: Stranger Attempts To Lure Children Into Vehicle

Community Advisory: Stranger Attempts To Lure Children Into Vehicle College Station Police Department: The Bryan…

9,000 s.f. International Grocery Store Coming to Caprock

9,000 s.f. International Grocery Store Coming to Caprock Building permits have been issued and construction…

Coronavirus in Texas: San Antonio Food Bank president criticizes food distribution contract given to events company

Coronavirus in Texas: San Antonio Food Bank president criticizes food distribution contract given to events company …

State Rep Raney’s account promotes small Nebraska shop on facebook. Errantly, we suspect.

State Rep Raney’s account promotes small Nebraska shop on facebook. Errantly, we suspect. We aren’t…

Texas Supreme Court ends coronavirus protections against evictions, debt collections

Texas Supreme Court ends coronavirus protections against evictions, debt collections Removing emergency protections that had…

Texas Supreme Court backs man who spent 2 years in prison under invalidated law

Texas Supreme Court backs man who spent 2 years in prison under invalidated law Calling…

The Hunt for a Leaker at the Harris County District Attorney’s Office

The Hunt for a Leaker at the Harris County District Attorney’s Office On the morning…

Texas Supreme Court ends eviction, debt protections enacted for pandemic

Texas Supreme Court ends eviction, debt protections enacted for pandemic Removing emergency protections during the…

Why Does Attorney General Ken Paxton Want to Make Voting a Death-Defying Act?

Why Does Attorney General Ken Paxton Want to Make Voting a Death-Defying Act? We have…

Coronavirus in Texas: Former Texan reportedly tapped for White House domestic policy role during push for more states to reopen

Coronavirus in Texas: Former Texan reportedly tapped for White House domestic policy role during push for…

The Obamagate Scandal Just Got Worse; More Corruption Involving Flynn Call Revealed

The Obamagate Scandal Just Got Worse; More Corruption Involving Flynn Call Revealed Source: Red…

CSPD Complaint Statistics Show “Troubling Trend” – Brazos Reporter founder Addresses College Station City Council

CSPD Complaint Statistics Show “Troubling Trend” – Brazos Reporter founder Addresses College Station City Council …

Governor Abbott, HHSC Announce $3 Million For Family And Domestic Violence Prevention Services

Governor Abbott, HHSC Announce Million For Family And Domestic Violence Prevention Services Governor Greg Abbott…

Governor Abbott Declares May 15, May 10-16, Respectively, Peace Officers Memorial Day And Week

Governor Abbott Declares May 15, May 10-16, Respectively, Peace Officers Memorial Day And Week The…

Special election lineup set in race to replace Kirk Watson

Special election lineup set in race to replace Kirk Watson The table is set for…

How COVID-19 Upended Texas Prisons

How COVID-19 Upended Texas Prisons How COVID-19 Upended Texas Prisons While prison officials insist they’re…

Coronavirus pandemic hammers Texas school districts’ budgets

Coronavirus pandemic hammers Texas school districts’ budgets School districts in Austin and across the country…

Dallas food pantry worker gets a boost during the pandemic: a promotion

Dallas food pantry worker gets a boost during the pandemic: a promotion Liz Salas, left,…

Elon Musk’s ‘Freedom from Government' Battle Cry – Is Total Hypocrisy

Elon Musk’s ‘Freedom from Government’ Battle Cry – Is Total Hypocrisy Source: Red State

AG Paxton asks Texas Supreme Court to step into fight over voting by mail

AG Paxton asks Texas Supreme Court to step into fight over voting by mail Ken…

Paxton asks Texas Supreme Court to limit mail-in balloting

Paxton asks Texas Supreme Court to limit mail-in balloting Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton on…

Know a Healthcare or Frontline Worker? These Companies Are Offering Wonderful Free Stuff to Say Thanks

Know a Healthcare or Frontline Worker? These Companies Are Offering Wonderful Free Stuff to Say Thanks …

Governor Abbott, TDEM Announce Extension Of Federally-Supported Community-Based Testing Sites In Texas

Governor Abbott, TDEM Announce Extension Of Federally-Supported Community-Based Testing Sites In Texas Governor Greg Abbott…

Cascade of endorsements animate Texas' Democratic U.S. Senate runoff upended by coronavirus

Cascade of endorsements animate Texas’ Democratic U.S. Senate runoff upended by coronavirus Sen. Royce West…

Parents Recreate McDonald’s Drive-thru in Lockdown to Give 2-Year-old Her Favorite Birthday Treat (WATCH)

Parents Recreate McDonald’s Drive-thru in Lockdown to Give 2-Year-old Her Favorite Birthday Treat (WATCH) These…

Are Pat Green and the Texas Rangers Innovating the Drive-in Future of the Concert Industry?

Are Pat Green and the Texas Rangers Innovating the Drive-in Future of the Concert Industry? …

Texas JBS meatpacking plant rejects state effort to test workers

Texas JBS meatpacking plant rejects state effort to test workers The JBS beef processing plant…

Governor Abbott Waives License Renewal Late Fees For Certain Occupational Licenses In Texas

Governor Abbott Waives License Renewal Late Fees For Certain Occupational Licenses In Texas This waiver…

Coronavirus tests are supposed to be free. Some Texans are still being saddled with large bills.

Coronavirus tests are supposed to be free. Some Texans are still being saddled with large bills. …

Coronavirus in Texas: Paul Quinn College helps organize virtual graduation for students at historically black colleges

Coronavirus in Texas: Paul Quinn College helps organize virtual graduation for students at historically black colleges …

Texas oil producers were cutting output before Railroad Commission chose not to, Commissioner Christi Craddick says

Texas oil producers were cutting output before Railroad Commission chose not to, Commissioner Christi Craddick says…

Hero Teen is Rewarded for Returning $135,000 He Found Next to ATM Machine

Hero Teen is Rewarded for Returning 5,000 He Found Next to ATM Machine Albuquerque teen…

Texas Has Stopped Kicking Thousands of Kids Off Medicaid Each Month During the Pandemic, but Advocates Point to Delays for New Enrollees

Texas Has Stopped Kicking Thousands of Kids Off Medicaid Each Month During the Pandemic, but Advocates…

"There's no sense in risking it": As Texas eases restrictions, a family keeps its social distance

“There’s no sense in risking it”: As Texas eases restrictions, a family keeps its social distance …

Governor Abbott Modifies COVID-19 Executive Orders To Eliminate Confinement As A Punishment

Governor Abbott Modifies COVID-19 Executive Orders To Eliminate Confinement As A Punishment These modifications are being…

Gov. Greg Abbott promises far-reaching announcement on reopening Texas businesses, including restaurants, hair salons

Gov. Greg Abbott promises far-reaching announcement on reopening Texas businesses, including restaurants, hair salons Gov.…

Harris County latest to mandate face masks, as criticism mounts that the requirement is "government overreach"

Harris County latest to mandate face masks, as criticism mounts that the requirement is “government overreach” …

Help Pave the Way for Artemis: Send NASA Your Mini Moon Payload Designs

A new JPL-led challenge is seeking ideas for scientific instruments that could fit inside a tiny…

U.S. ‘wasted’ months before preparing for virus pandemic

WASHINGTON (AP) — As the first alarms sounded in early January that an outbreak of a…

Fast facts: Stopping the spread of COVID-19

Many states across our nation have issued shelter-in-place or stay-at-home orders. Why is it so important…

State agency recommends two firms to oversee construction of Gov. Greg Abbott’s Texas-Mexico border wall

State agency recommends two firms to oversee construction of Gov. Greg Abbott’s Texas-Mexico border wall …

Texas has banned abortions at about six weeks. But the time frame for pregnant patients to get one is less than two.

Texas has banned abortions at about six weeks. But the time frame for pregnant patients to…

Congressional Democrats urge U.S. attorney general to prosecute any Texas abortion "vigilantes"

Congressional Democrats urge U.S. attorney general to prosecute any Texas abortion “vigilantes” In a letter…

Governor Abbott Delivers Remarks At DHR Health’s Level 1 Trauma Center Designation Announcement, Ceremonially Signs Senate Bill 827 Into Law

Governor Abbott Delivers Remarks At DHR Health’s Level 1 Trauma Center Designation Announcement, Ceremonially Signs Senate…

This Ridiculous "News" Segment by CNN Explains New Reports of Cratering Ratings

This Ridiculous “News” Segment by CNN Explains New Reports of Cratering Ratings Source: Red…

Mike Pompeo Gives Two-Word Answer on Where COVID-19 Virus Came From

Mike Pompeo Gives Two-Word Answer on Where COVID-19 Virus Came From Source: Red State

U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz delays dozens of President Joe Biden’s ambassador nominations, stoking feud over national security

U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz delays dozens of President Joe Biden’s ambassador nominations, stoking feud over national…