Texas

Entertainment
The elite tumbler, coach Monica Aldama and top girl Morgan Simianer talk scary injuries, societal pressures and their unwavering support for one another.
Crime
John Gardner is the first inmate put to death this year in Texas, the nation’s busiest capital punishment state.
Politics
But John Cornyn said it's ultimately the governor's call whether to allow the resettlement of refugees in Texas.
Politics
Welcoming the stranger is an "essential" part of Catholicism, they told Gov. Greg Abbott, who is Catholic.
U.S. News
High winds, tornadoes and unrelenting rain hit areas from Iowa to Alabama.
Weird News
The vultures often "defecate and vomit ... onto buildings below that house employees and equipment," noted a CBP representative.
Politics
Texas Gov. Greg Abbott said the state has done “more than its share.”
Parenting
TyRe Alexander says seeing the recording of him as a child took him "back to a place I could never go without having that tape.”
Videos
Democratic presidential candidate Julián Castro has ended his bid for the White House.
Crime
The gunman was fatally shot by a churchgoer after opening fire inside the West Freeway Church of Christ in White Settlement.
Politics
The former presidential candidate announced a new political action committee meant to help Democrats take control of the Texas House.
Politics
Mason faces a five-year prison sentence for trying to vote while ineligible. HuffPost Reports documents the days leading up to her appeal.
Videos
Texas resident Crystal Mason was sentenced to five years in prison for voting illegally in the 2016 presidential election. Her ballot was never counted.
U.S. News
A scary moment had a happy ending thanks to the quick actions of a man in Texas.
Politics
Some progressives are disappointed that the Vermont senator has yet to back Texas Democrat Jessica Cisneros.
Politics
Ronny Jackson, a former White House doctor allegedly known as the "Candyman," is seeking to replace retiring Texas Rep. Mac Thornberry.
Videos
Houston Police Chief Art Acevedo tore into Republican lawmakers for refusing to back tougher gun control in the wake of the shooting death of one of his officers.
Politics
The nonprofit executive joins an already crowded field of Republicans vying for the state's 22nd congressional seat.
Queer Voices
A state judicial commission has reprimanded McLennan County's Dianne Hensley for her stance.
U.S. News
The plane, which had been traveling from Sugar Land to Boerne in Texas when it experienced engine trouble, crashed while attempting to land, officials said.