Kentucky Derby winner Medina Spirit collapsed and died after a workout Monday at the Santa Anita racetrack in California.
According to the state comptroller, Texas is heading into an election year with projections that more than $24 billion will be left over at th…
The first day of early voting in next year’s party primaries is also the anniversary of the polar vortex that froze most of Texas and crashed …
The 2018 race for U.S. Senate was all about the incumbent, Ted Cruz. That year’s breakout star was Beto O’Rourke, then an El Paso congressman …
Legislators don’t play fair when they’re drawing political maps. Republican Texas and Democratic Illinois are recent examples, according to th…
Q: In what circumstances would you recommend purchasing a property without a buyer’s agent? I don’t see the clear value in the age of Redfin/Zillow, and from my experience I’m not sure any real estate person is going to be as hard-working and diligent as I’d be in [doing the research]. Plus having many thousands of dollars in extra buying power is obviously a giant plus for me.
Before this year's legislative session ends Monday, the Texas House and Senate will need to hammer out differences in their respective proposals. The legislation is a response to February's catastrophic power outages.
The announcement came shortly after the Texas Senate Nominations Committee on Monday voted unanimously in favor of accepting Will McAdams’ nomination to serve on the PUC board.
Boris Johnson, the UK's gaffe-prone Prime Minister, is making frantic attempts to row back on comments made in a private meeting with lawmaker…
The city of Lubbock made plans to join ERCOT in 2015. After last month's winter storm, some feel anxious about the move.
It's going to be expensive to make sure the state's electricity stays on during winter storms like the one that blacked out most of Texas last month, and the money will come, one way or another, from average Texans.
A Harris County attorney said operators should have been prepared after 2011’s hard freeze that exposed weaknesses in Texas’ electrical grid system.
Texas regulators and lawmakers knew about the grid’s vulnerabilities for years, but time and again they furthered the interests of large electricity providers.
Texans stuck at home need high-speed internet for schooling, for work, for shopping, for medicine, for entertainment — the live, in-person activities we all took for granted a year ago. Sounds simple enough, but there’s a lot to untangle.
Texas A&M is planning to keep the statue of Confederate general and former university president Lawrence Sullivan Ross at the center of it…
A state fund that subsidizes rural network service is bleeding money. Now the state is drastically cutting the amount of money that it typically pays out to these service providers.
Republicans are asking for reforms to the election system in the wake of the state’s first mostly-vote-by-mail election, with some efforts being led by state Sen. Michael Testa, R-Cape May, Cumberland, Atlantic.
The Railroad Commission of Texas’ elected, three-member board has been entirely Republican for at least 25 years. No Democrat has been elected to any statewide seat in Texas since 1994.
The New York billionaire donated to Chrysta Castañeda in her bid to flip a seat on the all-GOP commission that regulates Texas' oil and gas industry.
The Commission on Presidential Debates will meet Monday afternoon to discuss potential rule changes to the final contest between President Donald Trump and Democratic nominee Joe Biden, two members of the commission tell CNN.
Attendees will hear an update on the commission’s recent activities and will be placed in small groups so they can give input.
The changes to the budget proposal come after lawmakers and advocates protested the previous plan would hurt vulnerable Texans.