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Et tu, Rick? Perry has own private email trail


Buddy Holly plane crash may be re-examined

It's the day the music died.

Rising Local Debt Draws Attention of Legislature

While state coffers are so flush with cash that Texas lawmakers might leave billions unspent this year, local governments are continuing to borrow heavily to provide services in a fast-growing state.

Et tu, Rick? Perry has own private email trail


Senate approves funneling car sales tax to highways

Two measures that would take some of the money raised from sales taxes on cars and dedicate it to building and fixing state highways passed the Texas Senate on Wednesday.

Texas Among States Facing "Raise the Age" Debate

  If you’re 17 years old and arrested for a crime, where you go depends mostly on what state you happen to live in.

UT Regents still eyeing President candidates

  Editor's note: This story has been updated to include official comment.

Accused Mexico Zetas leader captured

Mexican authorities have captured alleged drug trafficker Omar Trevino Morales, the reputed leader of the Zetas drug cartel, CNNMexico reported, citing

Countdown to Opening Day: Rangers giveways

Part of the ballpark experience is the nightly giveaways!

Regents Meeting on Next UT-Austin President

With the search narrowed down to three candidates, the University of Texas System Board of Regents will meet Wednesday to discuss a replacement for Bill Powers as president of the University of Texas at Austin.