Statewide News 2017-08-23T04:49:13-05:00

Statewide News

Analysis: Other than the mold and the rats, it’s a picture of health

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Mold on a computer wrist rest at the Austin State Hospital 636 building.

“Harvey’s not over”: School’s about to start — but the trauma from Hurricane Harvey lingers

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Darby Dugay, 17, sits in the bedroom of the FEMA mobile home where she and her family have lived […]

Detention center for immigrant children in West Texas will remain open through mid-September

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Immigrant children are led by staff in single file between tents at a detention facility next to the Mexican […]

GOP sues to kick Gallego off the ballot in state senate special election

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Former U.S. Rep. Pete Gallego (left), a Democrat, and Republican Peter Flores are running for state Senate District 19.
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Analysis: Can Texans handle this kind of tough love about schools?

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Illustration by Benjamin Hasson

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Four things experts taught us about civility in a divided era

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C.J. Grisham, the founder of Open Carry Texas, (left) protests the SXSW Festival’s no gun policy in 2016. A […]

“It’s humiliating”: Released immigrants describe life with ankle monitors

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Central American asylum seekers wait at the bus station in McAllen to be taken to the Catholic Charities Humanitarian […]

As deadline passes, federal government presents no plan for reuniting kids with deported parents

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The main entrance to the Port Isabel Detention Center on Sunday, June 24, 2018. Port Isabel is about 20 […]

At prison reform meeting, Trump praises Texas’ “very successful” DACA challenge

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U.S. President Donald Trump participates in a roundtable discussion with state leaders (including Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton) on […]

UT regents approve $175 million upgrade to Longhorns’ football stadium

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The Darrell K Royal–Texas Memorial Stadium in Austin.
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