News Affecting Texans

Watch: Liz Warren Raises Eyebrows When Asked if Kamala Should Be Biden’s Running Mate in 2024

Back in 2019, Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) was certain that she had what it took to win the Democratic nomination for president, in what turned out to be a crowded… ...

New Report Magnifies Hunter Biden’s Connection to Joe’s Home

I’ve written previously about how Hunter Biden was living at his father’s home after Hunter’s 2017 divorce from his wife, and multiple documents listed the Wilmington home as his address… ...

Wanna bet? Texas Legislature to reconsider legalizing casinos and sports betting


Given the stiff headwinds to getting any expansion in gambling passed, sports betting and casino advocates may be competing against each other.

 Given the stiff headwinds to getting any expansion in gambling passed, sports betting and casino advocates may be competing against each other.  ...

More Info on What Was Seized by the FBI at Biden’s Home, and It May Help Do Him In

There’s an important aspect of the Joe Biden classified documents scandal that may help do him in if the powers that be take this case at all seriously. Media is… ...

JCPenney partners with shelters to help senior dogs like Kofi of Texas find a home


JCPenney is partnering with local shelters around the country to help adoptable senior dogs find their forever homes — meet Kofi, a senior spaniel mix in Texas.

 JCPenney is partnering with local shelters around the country to help adoptable senior dogs find their forever homes — meet Kofi, a senior spaniel mix in Texas.  ...

The U.S. economy ended 2022 on a high note. This year is looking different

The U.S. economy grew at an annual rate of 2.9% in the final three months of last year — a surprisingly strong finish. But growth is expected to slow in… ...

Service dog provides emotional support for UT Health East Texas EMS


Emergency responders often face high levels of stress daily, which is why UT Health East Texas EMS/AIR 1 is trying to counter that stress with a new member among the

 Emergency responders often face high levels of stress daily, which is why UT Health East Texas EMS/AIR 1 is trying to counter that stress with a new member among the  ...

16 Iconic Foods That Originated In Texas

Texas is well-known for its barbecue, but there are several other culinary (and beverage) classics that hail from or were popularized in the Lone Star State.  Whatever you do, please… ...

Texas added more jobs than any other state in the country last year

The state had a banner year in job growth, though economists say the spike is not sustainable.     ...

In Texas Oil Country, an Unfamiliar Threat: Earthquakes

A pair of recent strong earthquakes were part of a surge in seismic activity in the state related to oil and gas production.     ...

Watch: Peter Doocy’s Latest Round of Questions on Biden’s Classified Docs Further Embarrasses White House

Fox News White House correspondent Peter Doocy has a knack for baiting the Biden White House just enough to get them to make complete fools of themselves, and his daily… ...

With the RNC’s Status Quo Preserved, What’s Next for the Republican Grassroots?

It’s been a few hours since the RNC chair election results were announced, and the overwhelming majority of grassroots activists and donors are mightily disappointed that Ronna Romney McDaniel has… ...

Encouraging physical activity to upgrade quality of life in aging adults

Texas A&M study finds an intervention program increases exercise and health outcomes in older adults As we age, strength training and aerobic exercise become increasingly important. Studies have shown strength training may enhance quality of life and improve our ability to do everyday activities, while physical inactivity—also known as sedentary behavior—can lead to numerous adverse ...

Four Former UGA Riders Named 2023 NCEA Distinguished Alumni – University of Georgia Athletics

ATHENS, Ga. ---  Four former University of Georgia equestrian team members have been selected as 2023 NCEA Distinguished Alumni Award winners, the National ... ...

Expert Panel Votes for Stricter Rules on Risky Virus Research

The White House will decide whether to adopt the panel’s recommendations on so-called gain of function experiments. ...

Meet the 2023 Power Leaders 250

This year's Power Leaders 250 reveals how executives from South Florida's top public and private companies continue to drive growth in their organizations and the region. In a word, their efforts are timeless. ...

This Austin restaurant has the best tacos in Texas, among best in US: report


Tacos, it’s a dish that can be fused with any cuisine in the world and can be as simple as a tortilla and some cheese or as complex as your foodie mind can conjure up. But there are not many

 Tacos, it’s a dish that can be fused with any cuisine in the world and can be as simple as a tortilla and some cheese or as complex as your foodie mind can conjure up. But there are not many   ...

Texas turf: Lawn grasses compete with bluebonnets


Neil Sperry explains wildflowers need to be grown in dedicated spaces where they won’t...

 Neil Sperry explains wildflowers need to be grown in dedicated spaces where they won’t...  ...

From Austin with Zombies

When actor Gabriel Luna first picked up a Playstation controller and played The Last Of Us all the way back in 2013, he surprisingly felt a pang of pride.  “The… ...

San Antonio to End Use of Coal Within Five Years

In 2010, coal use in the United States was already dropping precipitously in favor of cheaper and more environmentally friendly options, including natural gas and renewables. That year, San Antonio’s… ...

Wanna bet? Texas Legislature to reconsider legalizing casinos and spo…


Given the stiff headwinds to getting any expansion in gambling passed, sports betting and casino advocates may be competing against each other, rather than working in tandem.

 Given the stiff headwinds to getting any expansion in gambling passed, sports betting and casino advocates may be competing against each other, rather than working in tandem.  ...

Casinos in Texas? You bet- according to latest poll! Ash Jurberg


A new poll released today by the Hobby School of Public Affairs at the University of Houston found that 75% of Texans support a proposed constitutional amendment by Sen. Carol Alvarado that would legalize sports betting and allow for up to four upscale “destination resorts.”

 A new poll released today by the Hobby School of Public Affairs at the University of Houston found that 75% of Texans support a proposed constitutional amendment by Sen. Carol Alvarado that would legalize sports betting and allow for up to four upscale “destination resorts.”  ...

Texas bill would ban certain nationals from buying land


U.S. Census data says more than 5% are Asian — many of them Chinese American or Chinese. People like Kevin Yu, a real estate broker whose main clients are Chinese immigrants. "The American dream has a lot of parts, one part is to own your home," Yu said.

 U.S. Census data says more than 5% are Asian — many of them Chinese American or Chinese. People like Kevin Yu, a real estate broker whose main clients are Chinese immigrants. "The American dream has a lot of parts, one part is to own your home," Yu said.  ...

Biden Takes Aim at Trump on Economy, but Knocks Himself Out Instead

The news about the economy on Thursday was not great. The U.S. economy entered 2023 with less momentum as growth cooled amid rising interest rates and high inflation. U.S. gross… ...

Biden Treasury Department Uses Comical Excuse to Block House Request for Hunter’s Bank Records

Almost as bad as the Biden administration’s manipulation of federal agencies to do the bidding of the Biden Family Business is the blatant way they do it. Comical? Yes, in… ...

Woman hit, killed by multiple cars on NE Side identified

SAN ANTONIO – Updated on Jan. 26: The victim was identified by the Bexar County Medical Examiner’s Office as 51-year-old Erica Williams-McNeil. Original Story: A woman in her 30s is… ...

Conjoined twin girls separated at Texas hospital in successful surgery


Twins AmieLynn Rose and JamieLynn Rae Finley were born connected at the abdomen and shared a liver. Doctors at the Cook Children’s Medical Center in Fort Worth separated the pair.

 Twins AmieLynn Rose and JamieLynn Rae Finley were born connected at the abdomen and shared a liver. Doctors at the Cook Children’s Medical Center in Fort Worth separated the pair.  ...

Turner partners on $85M Texas A&M project

A law and education building will mark the university’s expansion into downtown Fort Worth. ...

Texas A&M Awards First Fort Worth Expansion Phase to Turner-led Team

Texas A&M University System plans to construct three buildings in downtown Fort Worth as part of a new research campus. ...

Boeing pleads not guilty to fraud in Texas court over Max jet crashes


Family members of passengers who died in two Boeing 737 Max jet crashes met with company representatives in court on Thursday, where Boeing pleaded not guilty.

 Family members of passengers who died in two Boeing 737 Max jet crashes met with company representatives in court on Thursday, where Boeing pleaded not guilty.  ...

Central Texas Mexican restaurant serving up some of America’s best fish tacos: report


If you love food, then you’re probably aware of the insane popularity that Mexican cuisine has in the U.S. and fish tacos are a staple in so many restaurants around the country.

 If you love food, then you’re probably aware of the insane popularity that Mexican cuisine has in the U.S. and fish tacos are a staple in so many restaurants around the country.  ...

Former Star-Telegram Conservative Columnist Spews Hate in Student Chatroom

Last year, Carlos Turcios regularly wrote columns for the Fort Worth Star Telegram that criticized Fort Worth Independent School District (FWISD) while simultaneously working for a PAC that opposed so-called… ...

Destiny Returns to Wolfforth

When the U.S. Supreme Court overturned almost 50 years of legal precedent last June by stripping away the constitutional right to abortion, Destiny Adams was horrified. She foresaw devastating consequences… ...

Top 25 roundup: Texas A&M ends No. 15 Auburn’s home win streak


Behind the duo of Tyrece Radford and Wade Taylor IV, visiting Texas A&M upset No. 15 Auburn 79-63 on Wednesday night to end the nation's longest home winning streak at 28 games.

 Behind the duo of Tyrece Radford and Wade Taylor IV, visiting Texas A&M upset No. 15 Auburn 79-63 on Wednesday night to end the nation's longest home winning streak at 28 games.  ...

The Little Gym Franchisee Duo Expands Footprint in Texas with New Two-Unit Deal After Opening 6 Gyms Last Year


Club Industry was not involved in the creation of this content. The Little Gym Franchisee Duo Expands Footprint in Texas with New Two-Unit Deal After Opening 6 Gyms Last Year 
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Meat Hanging and Head Banging in ‘The Texas Chainsaw Massacre Part 2’ [Spins and Needles]


In the latest Spins and Needles, R.C. Jara looks back at the punk rock soundtrack of Hooper's sequel 'The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2'

 In the latest Spins and Needles, R.C. Jara looks back at the punk rock soundtrack of Hooper's sequel 'The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2'  ...

Geothermal energy could be off-ramp for Texas oil

AUSTIN, Texas -- Four years of drilling for energy deep underground would be enough to build Texas a carbon-free state electric grid, a new study by an alliance of state universities has found. The state's flagship universities -- including the University of Texas at Austin, Rice University and Texas A&M University -- collaborated with the International... ...

Texas A&M Health to celebrate Health Hub Navasota opening on Jan. 28 with Ribbon Cutting Ceremony and Open House

The ceremonies will begin at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Jan. 28. NAVASOTA, Texas — The Texas A&M University Health Science center will be holding a ribbon cutting ceremony for invited… ...

The Pulitzer Prize Dis-Honors: Sculptural Lechery, Presidential Lunch-ery, and Fish Committing Larceny

Our weekly recognition of less-than-meritorious excellence in journalism worthy of a skewed version of Pulitzer Prize consideration. As an extension of the media-mocking venture at Townhall, Riffed From the Headlines,… ...

Kurk Appeal to SCOTUS Pins Hopes on Freedom of Association Claim

The opinions expressed in guest op-eds are those of the writer and do not necessarily represent the views of RedState.com. In its continuing quest to make government employee unions comply… ...

Beginnings in Texas landscaping


The State of Texas is 268,820 square miles, 171,902,080 acres. From east to west Texas has 773 miles and from north to south 806.2 miles.

 The State of Texas is 268,820 square miles, 171,902,080 acres. From east to west Texas has 773 miles and from north to south 806.2 miles.  ...

These Texas restaurants ranked among America’s top 100 places to eat in 2023: report


We all know that America is obsessed with food and there is truly no shortage of incredible cities in the country that are staples for some of the most popular foods in the world.

 We all know that America is obsessed with food and there is truly no shortage of incredible cities in the country that are staples for some of the most popular foods in the world.  ...

Texas State Parks turn 100, plan photo contest


AUSTIN— Point, focus, shoot! In honor of its 100-year birthday celebration, Texas State Parks is hosting a photo contest throughout 2023 with the chance to win park passes, gift cards

 AUSTIN— Point, focus, shoot! In honor of its 100-year birthday celebration, Texas State Parks is hosting a photo contest throughout 2023 with the chance to win park passes, gift cards  ...

Shepley Bulfinch Expands Reach in Houston Market Through New Talent Acquisition & Senior Promotion

Award-Winning Architecture Firm Hires Trent Williams as Principal, Promotes Natalie Thurman, AIA, to Principal Leading architectural firm Shepley Bulfinch announced today the addition of Trent Williams as a Principal ...

‘Colossal Waste of Money’: Texas Nears $1 Billion in Border Wall Contracts

As Governor Greg Abbott’s scheme to wall off Texas from Mexico quickly and quietly accelerates, the state has now doled out $830 million in contracts to raise over 30 miles… ...

‘A Legacy of Rage’ in Waco

Thirty years ago this April 19, TV viewers looked on as Mount Carmel—the sprawling Branch Davidian compound on a bleak stretch of prairie outside Waco—was engulfed in flame and smoke.… ...

The Post Oak Hotel: The only 5-star hotel and spa in Texas


From indoor basketball courts in suites to a Rolls-Royce dealership in the lobby, The Post Oak Hotel offers visitors a unique experience.

 From indoor basketball courts in suites to a Rolls-Royce dealership in the lobby, The Post Oak Hotel offers visitors a unique experience.  ...

Texas woman accused of scamming $1.2 million from county man makes court appearance – The Daily Reporter

HANCOCK COUNTY — The Texas woman who officials say scammed more than $1.2 million from a New Palestine man starting in 2020 made her initial appearance in Hancock County Circuit Court Monday afternoon.
 HANCOCK COUNTY — The Texas woman who officials say scammed more than $1.2 million from a New Palestine man starting in 2020 made her initial appearance in Hancock County Circuit Court Monday afternoon.  ...

Ted Cruz, Peter Doocy’s New Questions About Classified Docs Leave the White House Sputtering

At this point, White House Press Secretary Karine Jean-Pierre is defaulting on virtually every question about Joe Biden’s classified document scandal to “ask the White House Counsel’s office.” She’s even… ...

Does cold weather make you sick?

“Put on a jacket, or you’ll catch a cold.” How many times have you heard that? And, is it true? It’s not true, at least not directly. “Being cold won’t… ...