#Texas

News | National News

House GOP bill would reimburse Texas for operation to crack down on illegal immigration

A bill introduced by Republicans would reimburse Texas for the costs of Operation Lone Star.

News | NEWS

Video Shows Police Never Tried To Open Door To Get In Texas Classroom Where Shooter Was, Report Says

Law enforcement officials reportedly never tried to open the door at a Texas elementary school last month where a shooter murdered 19 children.

Sports | Cycling

Car blocking a bike lane? You might be able to report it and make some money soon. - Austin Monitor

In an effort to help city employees cite vehicles for illegally blocking bike lanes, the Urban Transportation Commission unanimously approved a “bike lane bounty” program at its meeting Tuesday night. The program, inspired by one in New York C

News | In The News

New Timeline Of Events Emerges From Uvalde Shooting That Casts Police Chief In Even More Negative Light

A new timeline of events that emerged from last week’s tragedy at an elementary school in Texas casts an even more negative light on the police chief who was in charge of the scene as new details portray him as being unprepared for the events that unfolded that day.

News | NEWS

Uvalde Police Department ‘no longer cooperating’ with state investigation into the school shooting

The school district's police force is also refusing to cooperate, says ABC News.

News | News

Here's what experts say police should have done in the Uvalde school shooting

"It'd be great if you had some help — but I can assure you those kids need help more than you need help," says Steve Ijames, who trains police agencies on active-shooter situations.

News | In The News

Fed Who Killed Shooter Got Gun From Barber, Sped To School After Getting Text From Wife Who Was Inside

New details have emerged about the heroic efforts of U.S. Border Patrol agents who stormed a classroom at a Texas elementary school this week and killed the 18-year-old Latino shooter who murdered 19 children.

News | News

Police Stopped Border Patrol From Entering Uvalde School, Officials Say

Local police on scene at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas, stopped elite Border Patrol agents from entering the school when they first arrived as a shooter murdered 19 children and two teachers Tuesday, officials said.

News | NEWS

Uvalde Schools Locked Down at Least 48 Times This Academic Year

In October 2021, Mayor McLaughlin reported the district had been forced into lockdowns 48 times largely due to human smuggler pursuits.

News | NEWS

Mom Briefly Handcuffed For Urging Cops To Enter School, Then Rushed In To Save Her Kids: Report

A mother of two students at Robb Elementary School, in Uvalde, Texas, alleged being briefly cuffed by U.S. Marshals on Tuesday after she urged officers to enter the school while an active shooter was still inside. After persuading her release, the mother said she hopped a fence and rushed into the school, sprinting back out after she grabbed her children.

News | News

Timeline Shifts AGAIN in Uvalde School Shooting

On Thursday, officials briefed the media and updated the timeline of the events leading up to the horrific massacre at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas, on Tuesday. Nineteen children and two te...

Politics | The Hall of Idiots

‘That’s propaganda bro’: Here’s the man who interrupted Beto O’Rourke interrupting Gov. Greg Abbott

Beto O'Rourke did win this guy over as a fan by crashing the news conference.

Miscellaneous | Opinion

Why Beto O'Rourke is right to talk politics today | CNN Politics

When Democrat Beto O'Rourke confronted Texas Republican Gov. Greg Abbott during a press conference Wednesday in the wake of a mass school shooting that left 19 children and two adults dead, he was shouted down for making the tragedy political.

Politics | Liberal "Tolerance"

'Sick Son of a B***h!': Watch 'Soulless' Beto O'Rourke Shamelessly Crash Texas School Shooting Presser

It wasn’t the time or the place. The blood was still pooled on the floor of the Uvalde, Texas school grounds where a sick and twisted 18-year-old got his hands on an AR-15, shot his grandmother,...

Politics | Joe Biden/Biden Administration

Biden Slammed For Remarks On School Tragedy: ‘Disgraceful Moment’ To Make ‘Inappropriate Gun Joke’

Democrat President Joe Biden was slammed late on Tuesday after he politicized the tragedy that occurred earlier in the day at a school in Uvalde, Texas.

News | The News

Border Patrol Agent Rushed Into Texas School And Killed Shooter Without Waiting For Backup

A U.S. Border Patrol agent who was near the Texas elementary school that was attacked on Tuesday did not wait for backup as he rushed into the school and killed the assailant.

Miscellaneous | Education

Conservatives Who Promise To Stop Racism Win Texas School Boards

‘This election cycle, conservative school board candidates swept into office statewide, proving that voters want parental rights defended.’

News | News

PODCAST: What Do Ron DeSantis And Lori Lightfoot Have In Common?

Absolutely nothing! They are polar opposites. Where Ron DeSantis actually serves the people of the State of Florida in preserving the rights of the individual and fighting the cancer of Woke-ism, Lightfoot is attempting to disingenuously coattail on the d

News | News

Woman in Texas Charged With Murder in Connection With ‘Self-Induced Abortion’

Whether the woman had the abortion or was aiding one was unclear.

News | News

PODCAST: From Mass Graves to No Man's Land

As more mass graves are discovered in Bucha, Ukraine along with proof the atrocities are being perpetrated by Russian soldiers, we must return at least a portion of our attention to the US Southern border as the Biden administration prepares to re-open th

Politics | The Hall of Idiots

‘Shooting Themselves In The Foot’: LA County Board Of Supervisors Bans Official Travel To Florida, Texas

This week, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors, doing their level best to keep Californians out of Texas and Florida, (a move which no doubt delighted conservatives in both states) voted to ban official travel to Florida and Texas.

Politics | Education or Indoctrination?

Texas ELEMENTARY school hosts pride week with 'confidential' community circles

A Texas elementary school is hosting a pride week for students, complete with planned programs from social-emotional learning to teaching students about social justice.

News | The News

Texas election commissioner resigns after 10,000 uncounted ballots found in last week's primary

“The buck stops with me to address issues for voters, and I did not meet my own standard or the standard set by commissioners,” Harris County Elections Commissioner Isabel Longoria says.

Politics | Liberal "Tolerance"

EXCLUSIVE: ‘Scared For My Life’: Police Hide Texas Student In Closet From Black-Clad Mob Amidst Trans Directive Outrage

Black-clad protestors screamed and heckled at a college student and Jeff Younger, the father of a child at the center of national disputes over transgenderism, forcing police to rush the student and Younger to safety, according to interviews and video footage obtained by The Daily Wire.

Politics | Illegal Immigration

TX A.G. Paxton: Biden 'Trying to Hide' Numbers on Border, We Only Know Because We Sued

On Thursday's broadcast of the Fox News Channel's "Faulkner Focus," Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton (R) reacted to January 2022 migrant encounter | Clips

News | News

Texas Lawsuit Claims Facebook's Facial Recognition Violated User Privacy and Broke the Law

The suit claims the company violated state laws by gathering and using facial recognition data on millions of users without their consent.

Politics | Covid 19

About That Guy in Texas Who Supposedly Died of Omicron...

“Public officials and media reported that a man in Texas became the first American to die from the Omicron,” reporter Dan Cohen reminds you, but it “turns out that’s not true....

News | National News

Samsung Picks Texas City for $17 Billion Semiconductor Factory, to Create 2,000+ Jobs

Samsung announced Wednesday that Taylor, Texas has been chosen as the location for a $17 billion advanced chip-manufacturing plant, creating a potential for 2,000 direct high-tech jobs, making this Samsung’s largest investment in the country, and the bi

Sports | Mat surfing

BSR surfmat

had to ride the expert setting when all I wanted was the double barrel wave. So decided to ride the Surfmat. Surfmat BSR wave pool.

Politics | Joe Biden/Biden Administration

CNN: American and Southwest say Biden administration’s vaccine mandate supersedes conflicting Texas order

The Biden administration's "demand" doesn't supersede anything.

News | The News

Accused Arlington school shooter released on bail the following day

Since when is a school shooter back on the streets the following day?

Politics | Leftists Are Insane

Police in Austin Will Stop Responding to Non-Emergencies Like Theft and Burglary

If you live in Austin, Texas and your house is broken into while you're gone don't bother calling the cops

News | News

Doctors say the Texas abortion ban is complicating other types of medical decisions

The law bans nearly all abortions, and doctors providing pregnancy care are hoping for more clarity soon, as legal challenges continue.

News | News

Underground USA PODCAST | Border, Border, Chaos & Disorder

There is so much wrong with what is happening at the US-Mexico border it's hard to know where to begin. From a federal policy that literally opened the flood gates to allow undocumented foreigners - both medically and identity-wise - cross freely into the

Sports | Cycling

Red Bull Brings Gravel Racing to Marfa, Texas: “Rio Grande Gravel” Registration Opens September 17th

The towns of Marathon, Marfa, and Terlingua are the gems of Texas, where the Chihuahuan Desert plateau crosses into the Trans-Pecos area of West Texas. This is where the mountainous West intersects with the rolling limestone hills of Texas, resulting in s

News | Abortion

Here’s What’s Going On With Texas’s Baby-Saving Heartbeat Law

The Texas heartbeat law is much more complicated—and less dramatic—than what is being portrayed by the president and corporate media.

News | Abortion

Report: Texas Abortionists Ended 67 Pregnancies in 17 Hours to Beat Heartbeat Ban

A Texas abortion clinic “raced” to terminate 67 pregnancies in 17 hours before the heartbeat ban took effect, a gender/politics report read.

News | News

Bumble And Match Leaders Set Up Funds For People Affected By The Texas Abortion Ban

"I am shocked that I now live in a state where women's reproductive laws are more regressive than most of the world, including India," says Shar Dubey, CEO of the Dallas-based Match Group.

News | News

What Texas' New Abortion Law Means For The People Who Seek And Provide Them

Kathy Kleinfeld with Houston Women's Reproductive Services discusses the tangible impact that Texas' restrictive new abortion law is already having on her clinic and would-be patients.

News | News

Supreme Court Lets Texas Six-Week Abortion Ban Stay in Force

The U.S. Supreme Court refused to block a Texas law outlawing most abortions after six weeks of pregnancy, letting a measure that went into effect Wednesday remain in force as the strictest restriction in the nation.

News | News

The Topic Of Masks In Schools Is Polarizing Some Parents To The Point Of Violence

School districts around the country have seen incidents of anti-mask parents and protesters disrupting school board meetings and school events, and some are getting physically violent.

News | News

NAACP Bastardizes Texas Law To Ask DoJ To Interfere in State Process

The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) urged the Department of Justice (DoJ) to launch an investigation...

News | The News

Here’s the Texas House sergeant at arms delivering arrest warrants to the 52 Democrats who fled the state

It would be better if the sergeant at arms had a battering ram or Taser or something.

News | News

Texas Dems Try to Blame GOP For Their Abandonment Of The Process

Nearly two dozen Texas House Democrats who fled to Washington, DC, last month to stymie an election reform bill are suing top Republicans...

Politics | Covid 19

Texas Borderland Doctor States the Obvious: The COVID Surge Is Coming From Biden's 'Grossly Irresponsible' Border Policies

The mainstream media, (other than the Fort Worth Star-Telegram, notably) which isn’t reporting on the border much these days, says in unison that the current surge in COVID cases is not linked t...

Politics | Politics

Texas Democrats Disenfranchise Their Non-Aligned Constituents

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott (R), said Democrat state lawmakers who abandoned a special session of the State Legislature to avoid voting on a...

Miscellaneous | Interesting stories

How these areas became the U.S.

The Story of how the US/Mexico border got its shape.I learned all my video/animation skills on the internet. you can too. Go get two months of FREE Skillshar...

News | News

In Texas, Dems Play the Tired Refrain of 'Black People Can't Vote'

The Republican-led Texas Legislature inched towards passing several critical voting reform bills that prompted Democrat legislators to...

News | News

Texas Judge Orders Women to Be Divorced Through a Sharia Tribunal

In an action that denied a US citizen her constitutional right to due process, a District Court judge in Texas ordered a plaintiff in a...

News | News

Illegal Immigrant Kills 24 Seniors; Co. Prosecutor Opts Out of Death Penalty

The Dallas County Texas District Attorney, John Creuzot, announced that he will not seek the death penalty against Billy Chemirmir, an...

News | News

Texas Governor Vetoes Pay for Legislators After Democrats Walkout to Avoid Vote

Texas Gov. Gregg Abbott (R), vetoed the portion of the state budget that funds the salaries of lawmakers, staffers, and legislative...

News | current events

There is a Texas Law Prohibiting More Than Six Dildos and Now I'm Confused - Famadillo.com

There is a law in Texas that seems to prohibit the ownership of more than six dildos. First, when I read this, I thought it was a joke. But as you can see

News | News

Texas’ Abbott Drops the Hammer on Manipulative Democrats Over Election Reform

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott (R), stated he will veto all funding for the State Legislature. The announcement comes one day after House Dems...

Politics | Covid 19

New Study on Texas Reopening Puts the Nail in the Coffin of Fauci's Credibility

Two and a half months ago, when Texas Governor Greg Abbott axed the state’s mask mandate and other COVID-related restrictions on businesses and people, Joe Biden called the move a “huge mistake” and “...

Politics | Covid 19

Texas COVID Rates Continue to Plummet Despite Warnings That the Apocolypse Was Nigh

Texas is doing well and the left can't stand it.

News | News

Twitter Admits They Are a Publishing Platform in Suit Against Texas Attorney General

In a move that unwittingly damages Twitter’s claim that it is due Section 230 protections, the social media behemoth filed suit against...

News | News

Texas to Deploy National Guard on Southern Border to Deal with Biden Created 'Border Crisis'

Republican Gov. Greg Abbott announced Texas will deploy National Guard troops to combat the "crisis" along the southern border...

News | National News

Texas State Representative Introduces Bill to Finish Border Wall Construction

Texas House Representative Bryan Slaton (R-Canton) submitted legislation proposing that Trump's wall construction project gets finished by the DPS

News | News

Lawmaker Floats Bill for State of Texas to Finish Border Wall Construction

A new bill proposed in the Texas State Legislature would see the border wall construction started under former-President Trump completed...

Politics | Leftist Lies

Jen Psaki says the entire country has ‘paid the price’ for political leaders who ignored the science

Don't forget the students who've paid the price for teachers' unions ignoring the science.

Humor | Humor

Weekend Update: Ted Cruz Goes to Cancun - SNL

Weekend Update anchors Colin Jost and Michael Che tackle the week's biggest news, like New York Governor Andrew Cuomo’s plans to legalize marijuana.Saturday ...

News | News

Ocasio-Cortez Fundraising Drive For Texas Relief Raises $4 Million

What began as a call for donations to help Texas residents hurt by the storm grew into millions of dollars that will go to several local charities. Ocasio-Cortez visited a Houston food bank Saturday.

Humor | Humor

Ted Cruz Heroically Investigates Whether Mexico Stole Heat and Sun from Texas

The senator said that he undertook the mission because he cares deeply about the current suffering of his fellow-Texans.

Politics | The "Squad"

OF COURSE! AOC Says Texas Blackouts, Frozen Turbines Are ‘What Happens’ WITHOUT Green New Deal

Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez weighed-in Tuesday night on the rolling blackouts plaguing Texas; saying the power outages due to frozen...

News | News

National Rifle Association Dumps New York for Texas, Will Reincorporate During Chapter 11 Bankruptcy

In a move that protects their financial assets and punishes the cancel-culture of New York State, the National Rifle Association

News | News

TEXIT: Texas Lawmaker Wants Referendum on Secession on the Ballot

The Texit effort is slated for a major boost this week with the introduction of a bill in the Texas

Politics | Politics

Florida Is Open, New York Is Closed: The Weaponization Of Covid

Despite larger populations, freer peoples, and a media that screams otherwise, there are far, far fewer deaths in Texas and in Florida than in New York.

News | News

Podcast | Underground USA | United States

An irreverent, brutally truthful, fact-based podcast. At every turn over the last 72+ hours two-thirds of the branches of our federal government and five rogue state executive and judiciary branches have screwed the American people. The time is coming in

News | News

Ex-Houston Police Officer Charged In Attack Over Bogus Election Fraud Plot

Former police captain Mark Anthony Aguirre was paid $266,400 by the right-wing Liberty Center for God and Country to investigate an alleged ballot fraud scheme in Harris County, Texas.

Politics | Politics

Oracle says it will move HQ from Silicon Valley to Texas

REDWOOD CITY, Calif. (AP) — Tech giant Oracle Corp. said Friday it will move its headquarters from Silicon Valley to Austin, Texas, and let many employees choose their office locations and decide...

Politics | Politics

Pennsylvania House Leaders File Brief to Support Texas in Supreme Court Lawsuit

In a move that found many slack-jawed from coast to coast, the Pennsylvania House Speaker and Majority Leader filed a

News | News

Barbarian Politics | Underground USA | United States

December 11, 2020 - The US Supreme Court has cowardly decided not to hear Texas's lawsuit against Pennsylvania, Michigan, Wisconsin, and Georgia for unconstitutionally amending their election law with legislating the changes...

Politics | Politics

Supreme Court of the United States Dockets Texas Election Irregularity Lawsuit - Media Right News

It is being reported that a Texas lawsuit against Georgia, Michigan, Pennsylvania, and Wisconsin regarding alleged voter irregularities has been officially taken up (docketed) by the Supreme Court of theContinue Reading

Politics | Politics

Texas Sues Pennsylvania, Georgia, Michigan, Wisconsin In SCOTUS Over Their Unsafe, Broken Elections

While it is true that each state has dominion over their elections and their election processes, even in federal elections,

Business & Finance | Small business

Texas Sues Georgia, Michigan, Pennsylvania, and Wisconsin at Supreme Court over Election Rules

Texas filed a lawsuit directly with the U.S. Supreme Court before midnight on Monday challenging election results in four other states.

Politics | Liberal Hypocrisy

Austin Mayor Apologizes After Filming ‘Stay Home’ Video Message From Mexico While On Vacation

In a Wednesday live-stream from his Texas home, Austin Mayor Steve Adler apologized for instructing residents to stay home when possible in a November

Music | Music

Khruangbin: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert

May 16, 2018 | Bob Boilen -- It was daylight but the music was dark and moody. And despite having the office lights turned on high, it was Khruangbin's tranc...

Politics | Politics

Texas Beats Total 2016 Vote Count Four Days Before Election Day

In a sign of the passions sparked by the U.S. presidential race, Texas has surpassed its total 2016 vote count four days before Election Day.

Politics | Election: 2020

Texas Dem House Candidate Hasn't Lived in Texas for Years

A Texas Democratic House candidate voted as recently as last year using her parents’ Dallas address while she was living and working in California.

News | News

4 Houston Police Officers Fired Over Fatal Shooting Of Nicolas Chavez

"You don't get to shoot somebody 21 times," Houston Police Chief Art Acevedo said of the deadly encounter in April. "I cannot defend that."

News | News

Multiple boats sink during Trump Boat Parade on Lake Travis

A parade for President Donald Trump gets dicey when multiple boats sink on Lake Travis. According to first responders, nobody was injured. At around 2:50 p. m. the TCSO confirmed via tweet that they had responded to multiple calls made about boats being i

Politics | Leftists Are Insane

Austin Protesters Storm Police HQ, Haul Down American, Texas Flags. They Also Burned Them.

This incident happened in Austin, Texas Friday evening.

News | The News

Dallas Love Field removes Texas Ranger statue, citing racism concerns amid George Floyd anger

The city of Dallas on Thursday removed the statue of a Texas Ranger in the main hall at Dallas Love Field because of the conduct of the man celebrated by it.

News | News

A Notorious Trailer Park Mogul Once Roasted by John Oliver Just Got Owned By His Tenants

What if tenants got together and bought their property back? That’s what happened at this trailer park in Texas.

News | The News

Masks, Gloves, Temperature Check: Texas Restaurant Opens Despite Order

On Friday evening, the 8731 Katy Freeway location of Federal American Grill in Houston, Texas, opened up its doors for in-dining room customers despite an ongoing order from state and local lawmakers to remain closed except for take-out. Owner Matt Brice

Politics | From CNN

Biden Leads in Tight Texas Race

View the latest news and breaking news today for U.S., world, weather, entertainment, politics and health at CNN.com.

News | Jewish Community

There’s a New Sheriff In Town—and He’s Wearing a Kippah

San Antonio sheriff’s deputy visibly displays his Judaism at graduation

Politics | Second Amendment

Armed churchgoer takes out shooter during deadly attack in Fort Worth, Texas

Shooting at church in Fort Worth, Texas.

Politics | Leftists & Antisemitism

Democratic House candidate: Palestinians like African-Americans under Jim Crow

A Democrat running in Texas for the US House of Representatives next year has compared the situation of the Palestinians

News | The News

Texas Gov. Abbott opens homeless campsite on state land in fight with Austin | Fox News

Texas Republican Gov. Greg Abbott announced Thursday he would create a temporary homeless campsite on state land in the capital city of Austin, after sparring with city officials over the clean up of camps throughout the city’s downtown area.

Politics | Conservatism

Texas Republicans Hide From Saving Kids Like James Younger From Trans Insanity

Despite Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick’s assertion that “we won” on the bathroom bill, evidence grows that Republicans are failing in “social issues.”

Miscellaneous | Opinion

The real reason Amber Guyger was convicted

It’s the rare case of a police officer being held accountable for taking a black life. And it tells us a lot about juries.

News | News

Ex-Dallas Officer Who Killed Man In His Own Apartment Is Found Guilty Of Murder

Amber Guyger, who is white, had testified that she entered Botham Jean's unit after a long day at work, thinking it was her own home and mistaking the 26-year-old black accountant for an intruder.

Food & Drink | Food

Slow Cooker Spicy Brisket with Texas Caviar Recipe - Marcia Kiesel | Food & Wine

You've never had Texas brisket like this before, but it may change the way you enjoy it forever. More Brisket Dishes ...

News | The News

Joaquin Castro backfire: one business targeted by Texas Congressman is seeing booming sales

When Joaquin Castro tried to impact Trump donors at least one has seen a benefit in the end.

Politics | Politics

Heroic Man Saves Children at Horrific El Paso Walmart Shooting

At least 18 people have been shot or injured inside a Walmart at Cielo Vista Mall in El Paso, Texas.

Politics | Politics

Austin Goes from Harmlessly Weird to Dangerously Stupid by Legalizing Camping on City Streets

Austin has long been the weird, liberal capital of Texas. The rest of Texas just sort of shrugs and puts up with it. Austin is quirky. Austin is odd. Austin lives in its own little world. Austin is also home to some of the best live music joints anywhere

Music | Music

The Jewws - Heartbreaker (Full Album)

Remedial Records (1999) 1. Heartbreaker 00:00 2. Don't Try Me 01:40 3. The Shakes 03:33 4. Fast Cars, Fast Girls, Fast Food 04:41 5. Punk Rock Girls 06:43 6....

Miscellaneous | Interesting Links

The 25 Happiest Cities in America | Mental Floss

With high salaries, healthy environments, and more, these U.S. cities are home to a lot of happy citizens.

Miscellaneous | Interesting Links

The 25 Happiest Cities in America | Mental Floss

With high salaries, healthy environments, and more, these U.S. cities are home to a lot of happy citizens.

Miscellaneous | Other Kinds of Whatnot

Lime just pulled its scooters out of Lubbock ahead of tonight’s NCAA game, in a maneuver that could usher in similar moves

Fans attending tonight’s NCAA Men’s National Championship basketball game between the University of Virginia and Texas Tech will have numerous ways to get back to their homes and hotels when one team or the other has won, but Lime -branded electric sc

News | Israel/Jewish Community

Consequences Of Anti-Semitism: University Of Texas Faculty No Longer Able To Use Airbnb On School Business

As Daily Wire Editor-in-Chief Ben Shapiro reported last November, home rental company Airbnb recently instituted a

Politics | Leftists Are Insane

Houston Public Library Apologizes For Allowing Sex Offender To Read To Kids During ‘Drag Queen Story Time’

'We deeply regret this oversight'

Music | Music

Days N' Daze - Rogue Taxidermy (Full Album)

Formed in 2008 in Houston by Whitney Flynn and Jesse Sendejas as a duo, Days N' Daze is a band from Houston performing a unique type of Folk Punk that they h...

Music | Music

Days N Daze - Post Party Depression [Official Music Video]

Filmed by Jak Kerley/ShibbyPictures in Houston, TX on 1/1/16. From the album Rogue Taxidermy. https://daysndaze.bandcamp.com/album/rogue-taxidermy For more f...

Music | Music

Days N Daze - Damaged Goods [Official Music Video]

Filmed by Jak Kerley/Shibby Pictures in Houston, Texas. For more visit www.shibbypictures.com or facebook.com/shibbypictures. From Days N Daze/Broken Bow/Bra...

Politics | Election: 2020

WATCH: This 'Beto For Texas' Flash Mob Is The Most Embarrassing Thing You'll See All Day

Beto O'Rourke may be running at least 7 points behind in his bid to unseat Texas Republican Sen. Ted Cruz, but his legions of adoring fans are no less enthusiastic.

Politics | Election: 2020

Beto O'Rourke's Mother, Who He Says Is A 'Lifelong Republican,' Donated To Obama, Voted In 15 Of 17 Democratic Primaries

Rep. Robert "Beto" O'Rourke, a Texas Democrat running against Sen. Texas Cruz in this November's election, has a curious relationship with the truth.

Music | Music

Alejandro Escovedo on what brought him back from the "depths of darkness" - CBS News

His new album, called "The Crossing," is an apt title for a man whose life has had many crossings of its own

Politics | Leftists Are Insane

Austin, Texas, Considers Changing Its OWN NAME Amid Concerns About Confederate Monuments

A report from the city of Austin's Equity Office reportedly suggested that to scrub the Texas capital clean of any mention of the Confederacy or the practice of slavery, the city itself would need to change its name.

Politics | Newsmedia

Texas city to fly 40,000 flags on Independence Day | Fox News Video

Flags will be displayed in front of every home, business and place of worship in Irving; Nell Anne Hunt, founder of The Great Flag Caper, details the operation on 'Fox & Friends.'

News | News

Texas Supreme Court strikes down Laredo's plastic bag ban, likely ending others

The state's highest civil court has ruled that Laredo's ban on plastic bags violates state law.

Politics | Politics

Three More Border Patrol Agents Assaulted in South Texas

Illegal immigrants attempting to avoid capture assaulted three more Rio Grande Valley Sector Border Patrol agents over the weekend. One of the incidents involved alleged drug smugglers.

News | In The News

Austin Bombing Suspect Kills Himself In Explosion As Police Move In For Arrest

Police say they followed the suspect from a hotel and confronted him once he pulled over into a ditch. As Austin SWAT officers approached, the suspect detonated a bomb in his car.

Music | Music

Holy Wave - Relax (Full Album)

http://holywave.bandcamp.com/ 00:00 - Do you feel it 3:34 - Psychological Thriller 6:13 - Night Tripper 11:15 - Sol Love 13:45 - Star Stamp 17:18 - Son of So...

News | News

Israeli aid group rushes to help flooded Houston | The Times of Israel

IsraAID mission aims to help out with coordination of relief efforts in storm-battered city

News | News

How Hurricane Harvey Became So Destructive

Scientists say the effects of Hurricane Harvey, which has been stalled over the Texas Gulf Coast since Friday and dumped more than 20 inches of rain in some areas, were worsened by a lethal confluence of meteorological events: warm water in the Gulf of Mexico that intensified the rainfall, and a lack of winds in the upper atmosphere that could have

News | News

A Look At The Role Race Plays As West Dallas Gentrifies

West Dallas is a neighborhood in the early stages of gentrification. Low-income residents are being edged out — almost all of them are Latino or black.

Miscellaneous | Interesting Links

'I'm done': Fed up with California, some conservatives look to Texas

Fed up with life in liberal California, some conservatives want out. So they turned to Paul Chabot, a Republican who says he’s discovered the perfect place for them: Collin County in north Texas.

Sports | Surfing/SUPing

Yacht Surfing - 2016 Boarders Big Boat Wakesurfing Invitational

Yacht surfing with some of the best wakesurfers in the world on the Brazos River in Waco, TX behind a 53' SeaRay! Song: Ballin' by Logic ft. Castro Surfers: ...

Music | Music

Allah-Las - Full Performance (Live on KEXP)

http://KEXP.ORG presents Allah-Las performing live on the KEXP from Mellow Johnny's Bike Shop in Austin during SXSW 2013. Recorded March 13, 2013 Songs: Don'...

Sports | College Football

Texas beats No. 10 Notre Dame 50-47 in 2OT thriller

Get a recap of the Notre Dame Fighting Irish vs. Texas Longhorns football game.

Miscellaneous | Interesting Links

How Do Texans Beat the Heat? With Water From Mexico

Bottles of fizzy Topo Chico are a favorite in restaurants, bars and stores, even though marketing is minimal.

Politics | Politics

Sorry, Texas, but there's probably no way you can secede from the US

This debate was settled in the 1800s.

Travel | Travel

People in the UK have been recreating the American Wild West for more than 30 years

Laredo, UK, is the only living, breathing Wild West town around. It was not created as a film set, but rather for people to live the experience and commit to the lifestyle.

Sports | Cycling

Erykah Badu and the Black Bikes Matter movement!

Sports | My Sporting News

Northern Iowa beats Texas on instant-classic half-court heave at buzzer | The Dagger - Yahoo Sports

From Yahoo Sports: Northern Iowa had only 2.7 seconds to try for the win and Paul Jesperson delivered an all-time great shot.

Travel | The Republic - all things Texas

Texas declares independence - Mar 02, 1836 - HISTORY.com

During the Texas Revolution, a convention of American Texans meets at Washington-on-the-Brazos and declares the independence of Texas from Mexico.

Miscellaneous | Random

“Obama has a soft spot for homosexuals because of the years he spent as a male prostitute in his twenties”: Meet the looniest politician in Texas (and that’s saying something)

Bat-shit nuts candidates are everywhere in Texas -- and sometimes even win. This year, there's a special case

Politics | The circus we run our country with

For Cam Newton, Adding Super Tax Insult to Super Bowl Injury

He'll be paying about $101,000 of extra tax simply because the game took place in California.

Music | Music

Charles Bradley - Why Is It So Hard (Live on KEXP)

Charles Bradley, backed by The Menahan Street Band, performs