Texas is the second largest state in the United States by both area and population. Geographically located in the South Central region of the country, Texas shares borders with the U.S. states of Louisiana to the east, Arkansas to the northeast, Oklahoma to the north, New Mexico to the west, and the Mexican states of Chihuahua, Coahuila, Nuevo León, and Tamaulipas to the southwest, and has a coastline with the Gulf of Mexico to the southeast.
Hundreds of detainees from U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) facilities in Texas and elsewhere are being flown to San Diego for processing beginning on Friday, the agency said. Reuters - Published
Reuters photos taken on Wednesday show adults and children outside the U.S. Border Patrol station for migrants in McAllen, Texas, sleeping on the ground and rigging up makeshift awnings with reflective.. Reuters - Published
Homeland Security officials told the Washington Post that border patrols stations in south Texas are overcrowded with the amount of migrants passing through the U.S.-Mexico border. A report said that..
According to a report by Reuters, officials said that a barge carrying gasoline capsized and leaked its cargo into the Houston Ship Channel near Bayport, Texas, following a collision on Friday with a..
Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan will make his second trip to the U.S.-Mexico border on Saturday. Shanahan's trip comes against the background of the Pentagon's search for a longer-term plan..
Quanell X, a local civil rights activist and spokesman for the mother of missing 4-year-old Maleah Davis says they have new video showing the mother's ex-fiancé leaving their apartment with bleach and..
In 2015, Texas resident Sandra Bland was arrested after a traffic stop turned ugly. According to Business Insider, she hung herself in a Waller County jail cell three days later. Bland's death sparked..
A Texas truck driver who police say caused a fiery multi-vehicle crash near Denver last week that killed four people was due before a Colorado judge on Friday. Rogel Lazaro Aguilera-Mederos is expected..
In 2018, Beto O'Rourke failed to beat Ted Cruz for a Senate Seat in Texas. However, O'Rourke is charismatic and he captured the nation's attention. O'Rourke took a few months to shake off the loss and,..
Mark Hamill reacted to the death of Peter Mayhew, the British-born actor who played Chewbacca the Wookiee, at age 74. The character was the loyal furry companion of space buccaneer Han Solo in five of..
British-born actor Peter Mayhew, who played Han Solo's furry cohort Chewbacca in five of the "Star Wars" movies, has died at age 74. His family made the announcement on Twitter on Thursday. Eve Johnson..
According to Reuters, police in Colorado have arrested a Texas truck driver on suspicion of vehicular homicide, after they said he triggered a multi-vehicle crash that killed at least four motorists on..
According to Huff Post, Energy Transfer Partners bought a bunch of anti-pipeline URLS that it expects opponents could use in the future. The Texas-based pipeline giant came under fierce condemnation in..
A white supremacist convicted of killing James Byrd Jr. in 1998 by dragging the 49-year-old black man behind a truck in one of the most notorious hate crimes in modern times is scheduled to be executed..