Tag: Texas

Hurricane Harvey: Trump to Avoid Houston During Texas Visit

President to avoid area in the interest of safety

SXSW 2017 Must See Urban Music Artists

From Iman Omari to Valerie June, don’t miss these must-see emerging hip-hop and soul acts at SXSW.

Historic Black Church Vandalized in East Texas

Officials haven't deemed the cross burning incident a hate crime, but the pastor feels otherwise.

SCOTUS Rejects Appeal Over Texas Voter ID Law

The decision represents a win for voting rights advocates, but possibly only temporary

‘Out of Africa’ Remarks Cause Student Walkout

Student: "A lot of people left. It was embarrassing"

Sandra Bland’s Family to Receive Huge Sum

But money is not the only thing that resulted from the lawsuit

Texas Reaches Deal on Weaker Voter ID Laws

Other states also have had election rules sidelined for the coming Nov. election

Under New Law, Texas Allows Guns in Classrooms

"Campus carry" law allows students to have concealed weapons on campus

No Charges in Texas Rope Burn Incident

Officials found "no evidence" in case of 12-year-old child who sustained rope burns during field trip

Charges Dropped Against Anti-Abortion Activists

Two anti-abortion activists were charged with using fake IDs

New Video of Black Woman Abused By Cop Surfaces

A 2015 video show a Texas officer throwing schoolteacher Breaion King to the ground

Tx Cop Who Slammed Black Teen Goes Free

Officer Craig Casebolt will not be charged in incident

Suspect Dead in TX Hostage Situation

Officials: suspect apparently dead after officers responded to a report of a shooting

Texas Woman Dies in Police Custody

Questions remain in 22-year-old Symone Marshall's death

Sandra Bland: Jail Changes Tough to Implement

County officials have faced criticism for not properly monitoring the 28-year-old Illinois woman

Panel: Overhaul Jail Where Sandra Bland Died

Panel issued recommendations for jail overhaul on Tuesday

At Least 1 Dead at Tx. Air Force Base Shooting

Deputies responded to reports of an active shooter at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland

Unarmed Texas Teen Fatally Shot By Policeman

Reports say David Joseph, 17, was unarmed and naked when he was killed

Sanders Releases Statement on Bland Decision

Says 28-year-old would "still be alive if she were a white woman"

Jan. 2017 Trial Date Set for Bland Suit

Wrongful death lawsuit filed by family on behalf of Sandra Bland

Sandra Bland Hearing Planned

Hearing in response to lawsuit filed by deceased woman's family