WASHINGTON, D.C. (CNN) – The Justice Department is planning to ask the Supreme Court to temporarily block the controversial abortion ban in Texas. The DOJ wants the law halted while legal challenges play out. This comes after a federal appeals ...

AUSTIN, Texas (NBC) – Texas Governor Greg Abbott signed an executive order Monday banning vaccine mandates in the state. The order prevents any entity, including private businesses, from enforcing COVID-19 vaccine mandates on workers or customers. Abbott is also calling ...

ARLINGTON, Texas (NBC) – At least four people were hurt Wednesday morning during a shooting at a Texas high school. Arlington police said there was a fight between students in a classroom at the Timberview High School when one of ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. (NBC) – The Justice Department is seeking an immediate order to stop Texas from enforcing its new law that bans most abortions. The DOJ filed an emergency motion Tuesday night asking a federal judge to issue a temporary ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. (NBC) – The Department of Justice filed a lawsuit against the State of Texas Thursday over the recently enacted law that prohibits nearly all abortions. Attorney General Merrick Garland held a press conference announcing the lawsuit. The attorney ...

TYLER, Texas (NBC) – Despite hard-fought efforts by Texas Democrats, Republican Governor Greg Abbott signed Senate Bill 1 into law Tuesday. The Texas Republican-controlled House and Senate approved new rules for voting by mail, boosting the role of partisan poll ...

PORTLAND, Ore. – The City of Portland will consider banning imports from Texas due to the state’s controversial new abortion law. Last week, the Supreme Court dealt abortion rights activists a crushing blow when a majority of justices declined to ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – A deeply divided Supreme Court is allowing a Texas law that bans most abortions to remain in force. The court voted 5 to 4 early Thursday morning to deny an emergency appeal to block enforcement of the ...

AUSTIN, Texas (NBC) – Texas now has one of the strictest abortion bans in the country. The controversial law took effect Wednesday after the U.S. Supreme Court declined to block it. It prevents women from getting abortions after six weeks ...

AUSTIN, Texas (NBC) – The standoff over voting rights at the Texas House has entered a new phase. Arrest warrants were authorized Tuesday for the House Democrats who were not in attendance without legitimate excuses. A clear majority of state ...

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