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Politics | The Hall of Idiots

WATCH: Texas Official Lays Blame for Brutal Rape and Murder of 12-Year-Old Jocelyn Nungary on Trump

 There have been several cases of late where defendants are illegal aliens charged with serious felonies. Too many. The murder of Laken Riley sparked national outrage when we learned that the suspect was admitted into the country via Joe Biden's lax/nonexistent immigration policies.

News | News

PODCAST | A Couple Of Things To Understand Before Your Opinion On The Middle East Matters

I’d like to touch on a subject that GenZers and GenZ Alphas – and maybe even some later Millennials – wouldn’t fully understand from experience. The subject matter is what most people mistakenly call “radical Islam.” It is important for a coup

News | News

PODCAST | Letting The Days Go By: This Is Not My Beautiful House

Before we get to this morning’s segments on America’s Third Watch with Kyle Warren, in which we discuss both how our federal government got to this level of dysfunction, and a pathway to rectifying this serious issue, I wanted to to point out a prime

News | News

It’s Can’t Be A Same-Old-Same-Old Response This Time

Listen now (31 mins) | Before we get into Friday’s segment of Amerca’s Third Watch in which Kyle Warren and I discuss a variety of subjects – from the worthlessness of the United Nations in the Middle Eastern conflicts, to the very real fact that re

Politics | Woke Insanity

No Sane People Need Apply: Dallas Can Now ‘Terminate’ Employees for ‘Misgendering’

LGBTQ ideology is the new racism. The Dallas City Council reportedly decided to make job “termination” one of the punishments for city employees who don’t use a person’s “preferred pronouns.” Apparent...

News | News

PODCAST | They Shoot Journalists, Don’t They?

LISTEN NOW | Before we get to this morning’s segment on The Captain's America: Third Watch with Matt Bruce, I wanted to touch on something that we didn't talk about today and that was Joe Biden's interview in which he pretty much said –

News | News

PODCAST | Texas Has A Golden Idea

Listen now (28 min) | I’m doing something a little different in this episode. I am going to be talking with Katherine Novikov. She’s the host of the Fires of Freedom podcast – heard everywhere podcasts are heard – and the Executive Director of the

News | News

PODCAST | Lies, Damn Lies & Joe Biden

Listen now (28 min) | Before we get to this morning's segment of The Captain's America: Third Watch with Matt Bruce, I need to make a comment about the State of the Union Address and Joe Biden's performance, specifically the response that t

Politics | Politics

The Woke Virus Has Landed Deep in the Heart of Texas

"Wokeness" is often associated with small liberal arts colleges and the Ivy League, but it’s also found a home at one of the largest public universities in one of the reddest states in the country: the University of Texas at Austin. 

News | News

PODCAST | And Biden’s Border Visit Accomplished…

Listen now (27 min) | Before we hit this morning's episode of The Captain's America: Third Watch with Matt Bruce – broadcast on the Salem and Genesis Communications Networks, I'd like to acknowledge that Joe Biden actually visited somewhe

News | News

PODCAST | The Not So Good Information From The Good Information Foundation

For years - years - I have been telling you how the dark money, special interest, elites have been manipulating the information presented to you to consume. I have talked about David Brock and Media Matters and how the mainstream media complex is bought a

News | News

PODCAST | The Hypocrisy of the Left's ‘Sanctuary Lie’

Vice President Kamala Harris’ insistence that the southern border of the United States is secure is a statement fully encamped in the realm of the absurd. And now that some of the more traditionally far-Left bastions are experiencing the many negative e

Politics | Illegal Immigration

The Role of Border-Jumpers in the Uvalde School Shooting – PJ Media

The Uvalde school alert system was overwhelmed with reports of bailouts by illegal immigrants in the months leading up to the shooting.

History | History

The Untold Truth Of The Texas Rangers

The Texas Rangers are law-enforcement officers unique to the Lone Star state, but even fans probably don't know their full history, which dates back 200 years,

News | The News

Tesla Asks Texans To Limit Charging Cars During Heat Wave As Wind Power Slows

Tesla is asking all Texas-based customers to avoid charging their electric vehicles during certain times of the day as the Lone Star State is currently experiencing a massive heatwave that is straining its electrical power grid.

News | News

PODCAST | Will The Independent Truckers Be The Ones To Correct California?

After addressing the childish social media feud between Donald Trump and Elon Musk and touching on the imbecilic response from Vice President Hyena Laugh, the discussion comes down to independent truckers and a Convention of States. With California trying

News | News

PODCAST | As One Country Mourns Another Seeks to Reaffirm Its Control Over Government

As the people of Japan mourn the assassination of their former Prime Minister, Shinzo Abe, the people of the United States stand with them in prayer for their loss. And at the same time, a movement is growing in a very potent way; a movement that seeks to

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.

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 | 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.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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...

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.

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

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

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 | 2024 Election

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.

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 | 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.”

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

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'

Politics | 2024 Election

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 | 2024 Election

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.

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.

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

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 | 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.

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.

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.

Miscellaneous | Truth

Grand jury in Texas indicts activists behind Planned Parenthood videos | Fox News

A grand jury in Houston investigating undercover footage of Planned Parenthood allegations of misconduct instead indicted two anti-abortion activists who made videos of the organization on Monday.

Travel | The Republic - all things Texas

Texas House Panel Approves Full Legalization Of Marijuana In 'Unprecedented' Move

A proposal which would make Texas the fifth state in the U.S. to legalize recreational marijuana use was approved in a bipartisan House panel vote – with the bill’s author citing his Christian values as cause for his support.

Travel | The Republic - all things Texas

15 Awesome Things That Are Only Found in Texas

Even in the information age, there are still a few things that are only found in Texas.

Travel | The Republic - all things Texas

Governor Abbott Meets With Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu

Governor Greg Abbott today met with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to discuss Texas and Israel's historic bond and how he can further solidify their relationship.

Humor | Because we all need a laugh

Two Texans Roped Some Runaway Cows Then Gave the Most Texas Interview Imaginable | Michael Berry | KTRH

Read about Two Texans Roped Some Runaway Cows Then Gave the Most Texas Interview Imaginable | Michael Berry | KTRH

Travel | The Republic - all things Texas

Who wants to live in Texas? Literally everyone, studies say | All Ablog Austin

As the Lyle Lovett song goes: That's right, you're not from Texas, but Texas wants you anyway. Even if we don't want you, you're still coming, apparently.

Travel | The Republic - all things Texas

How Open Carry Forced Businesses In Texas To Take A Side In The Culture War - Texas Monthly

Open carry businesses or not, the new law has forced Texas to take a side.

Travel | The Republic - all things Texas

Texas Grocery Magnate Opposes School Choice, Supports Sanctuary Cities

Charles Butt, the Texas billionaire magnate behind the H-E-B supermarket chain which forbid the open carry of firearms law that went into effect January 1, 2016, opposes school choice, funds anti-school choice lobbyists, and is even credited for his role

Travel | The Republic - all things Texas

Gun-Friendly Texas Is Getting Even Friendlier

On Friday, a new law took effect that allows Texans with permits to carry concealed weapons to openly carry those weapons.

Politics | The circus we run our country with

Mary Blue Rogers: In Search of Blue Texas

A new book from Mary Beth Rogers hopes to show Texas Democrats a path out of the wilderness.

Travel | The Republic - all things Texas

Texas #snowpocolypse 2015 update

Much of the Texas panhandle is now under a Blizzard Warning which goes into effect Saturday evening at 6pm and continues until Noon on Monday.  Winter Storm Warnings and Winter Storm Watches are also in effect across across the region as confidence incr

Travel | The Republic - all things Texas

Post-Christmas storm to slam central US with flooding, severe weather and snow

A major snow will cause travel disruptions and could threaten lives and property over the south-central United States during the days following Christmas.

Travel | The Republic - all things Texas

How Prepared Is Texas Law Enforcement For Open Carry? - Texas Monthly

The new open carry law goes into effect in 2016, and law enforcement is trying to meet the changes head-on.

Science & Technology | Search Engine Optimization

Thrive, A Professional SEO Company Serving Mansfield, Texas

Thrive Internet Marketing is a SEO company in Mansfield, Texas that provides search engine optimization services to all sizes of businesses. Contact us for a free site evaluation.

Science & Technology | Search Engine Optimization

Thrive, A Professional SEO Company Serving Plano, Texas

Thrive Internet Marketing is a SEO company in Plano, Texas that provides search engine optimization services to all sizes of businesses. Contact us for a free site evaluation.

Science & Technology | Search Engine Optimization

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Sports | Sports

Nolan Ryan-Robin Ventura fight anniversary -- 13 things you should know

ESPN.com unearths little-known facts about one of baseball's most famous scuffles -- the Nolan Ryan-Robin Ventura mismatch of Aug. 4, 1993.

Politics | Corruption

Garland Terrorist Bought Gun Under Obama’s Fast And Furious Program

Nadir Soofi, one of two Muslim terrorist killed attempting to slaughter attendees of a

News | The News

Texas Liberals Sign Petition to Remove 'Racist' George Washington Statue -

“It’s so bad….it’s like having a statue of Hitler” Liberals at the University of Texas signed a petition to remove a statue of George Washington and memorials to other founding fathers in another illustration of the politically correct insanity

News | News

IsraAID sends team to Texas flood relief

Israel-based humanitarian relief agency has experience in US disaster relief from floods in Denver, Detroit; Hurricanes Sandy, Katrina; wild fires in Washington.

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ISIS claim responsibility for shooting at Texas Muhammad cartoon contest | Fox News

The Islamic State terror group Tuesday issued a claim of responsibility for Sunday's attack on a Texas cartoon contest featuring images of the Muslim prophet Muhammad.