Federal Judge blocks Texas ban on Medicaid funding for Planned Parenthood

Staff, Wire Reports AUSTIN - A federal judge on Thursday blocked Texas from ousting Planned Parenthood from the state’s Medicaid program over secretly recorded videos taken by anti-abortion activists in 2015. The decision by U.S. District Judge Sam Sparks adds Texas to the list of Republican-controlled states that have been thwarted in…

Former president George H.W. Bush hospitalized in Houston

Former president George H.W. Bush, 92, has been hospitalized in Houston, according to a spokesman. Bush spokesman Jim McGrath tweeted that Bush was taken to Houston Methodist Hospital Saturday for shortness of breath and "has responded very well to treatments. Hope to have him out soon." The Houston Chronicle, quoting Jean Becker, the chief of

Powerful Texas storm delivers tornadoes, damaging winds and heavy rain

A powerful storm system has unleashed strong winds and torrential rains across much of Texas, knocking out power, damaging homes and flooding streets. The National Weather Service says tornadoes touched down Sunday night in the Dallas suburb of Grand Prairie and elsewhere, but there were no reports of injuries. The weather service

Police: SUV driver ran over and killed man, 25, on purpose in Dallas

Dallas police are searching for a driver who they say intentionally struck a man who later died. Police say the 25-year-old man was pronounced dead at a hospital after being struck on Saturday. A surveillance video released by police shows the sport utility vehicle making a U-turn and going up onto the sidewalk as a man starts

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