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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.

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U.S. court voids $65 million settlement tied to Allen Stanford Ponzi scheme

A federal appeals court on Monday threw out a settlement requiring insurers to pay $65 million to a court-appointed receiver for companies once run by Allen Stanford, the Texas financier serving a..
Reuters - Published

U.S. ramps up Mexico asylum returns, Trump confirms 'safe third country' plan

The United States has doubled the number of asylum seekers it sends back each day to Mexico from El Paso, Texas, a Mexican immigration official said on Friday, in the first sign of action following a..
Reuters - Published

Videos for Texas

U.S. Court Makes Statement On Allen Stanford Ponzi Scheme [Video]U.S. Court Makes Statement On Allen Stanford Ponzi Scheme

On Monday a federal appeals court threw out a settlement requiring insurers to pay $65 million to a court-appointed receiver for companies once run by Allen Stanford, who is the Texas financier serving..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:46Published

US Doubles Number Of Asylum Seekers Being Sent To Mexico [Video]US Doubles Number Of Asylum Seekers Being Sent To Mexico

A Mexican immigration official said the U.S. doubled the number of asylum seekers it sends back to Mexico. He said around 200 asylum seekers were being sent back from El Paso, Texas each day. On June..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:32Published

Alligator With Knife Stuck In Head Seen In Lake In Texas [Video]Alligator With Knife Stuck In Head Seen In Lake In Texas

A Texas woman says she recently witnessed an alligator with what appeared to be some kind of knife stuck in its head swimming in a local lake, a situation she says she believes may have been a..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:33Published

Two people injured as blaze ravages Texas mansion [Video]Two people injured as blaze ravages Texas mansion

Two construction workers were injured in a fire that destroyed a Texas mansion on Thursday.

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Battered Beto Slams Biden [Video]Battered Beto Slams Biden

2020 Democratic presidential candidate Beto O'Rourke is struggling in the polls. His campaign is in trouble. Supporters are jumping his candidacy like a sinking ship. He's currently polling nationally..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:47Published

Texas Law Makes Lemonade Stands Legal [Video]Texas Law Makes Lemonade Stands Legal

According to CNN.com, "Two young girls in Texas who were put out of business for their renegade lemonade stand have been vindicated. A new law passed in Texas this week legalizes children's lemonade..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:43Published

Texas Governor Signs 'Save Chick-fil-A' Religious Freedom Law [Video]Texas Governor Signs 'Save Chick-fil-A' Religious Freedom Law

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott has signed into law a bill that protects fast food chain Chick-fil-A and other businesses that donate to anti-LGBTQ groups. SB 1978, known as the “Save Chick-fil-A Bill,”..

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Catholic renounces faith to have Viking wedding [Video]Catholic renounces faith to have Viking wedding

A newlywed who was once on course to become a Catholic priest has told how he renounced his faith to become a pagan, marrying in a traditional three-day Viking wedding, complete with blood offerings..

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Dramatic lightning display seen in Texas [Video]Dramatic lightning display seen in Texas

Lightning struck near Austin on Sunday as a storm swept through Texas.

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Beto's Poll Numbers Sink To All-Time Low [Video]Beto's Poll Numbers Sink To All-Time Low

Democratic presidential candidate Beto O’Rourke was once one of the most popular Presidential candidates in the 2020 race. Politico reports he is now, he's polling at 2% nationally. And his poll..

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Intru-deer! Police tracking 'burglar' get a doe-lightful surprise [Video]Intru-deer! Police tracking 'burglar' get a doe-lightful surprise

“Let me see your hands,” officers shouted as they arrived at the scene of a break-in in Lupkin, Texas. But the suspect was not human.

Credit: euronews (in English)     Duration: 01:39Published

Over 40 Prosecutors Refuse To Enforce New Anti-Abortion Laws [Video]Over 40 Prosecutors Refuse To Enforce New Anti-Abortion Laws

According to Huffington Post, Dozens of state and local prosecutors released a statement Friday vowing not to enforce extreme anti-abortion restrictions recently passed in their states. The statement..

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Suspected burglar in the US turns out to be deer [Video]Suspected burglar in the US turns out to be deer

Police who surrounded a house in eastern Texas because they thought they had a burglary in progress found a deer instead. The homeowner called Lufkin Police Department on Thursday after she heard glass..

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Beto O'Rourke To Appear On ABC: This Week [Video]Beto O'Rourke To Appear On ABC: This Week

Beto O'Rourke will appear this Sunday in ABC This Week with George Stephanopoulos, reports Politico. Six months ago, O'Rourke was the hottest name in politics. In 2018, he lost his bid for Texas..

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Why Is Beto O'Rourke Struggling? [Video]Why Is Beto O'Rourke Struggling?

Six months ago, Beto O'Rourke was the hottest name in politics. He lost his bid for Texas senator but he had a huge fan base. His supporters begged him to run for President. He entered the race and..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:57Published

New Poll Shows Biden Beating Trump In Texas [Video]New Poll Shows Biden Beating Trump In Texas

A new poll out Wednesday could show trouble for President Donald Trump’s reelection. The Quinnipiac University poll shows that Joe Biden would top Trump by four points, 48 percent to 44 percent, in..

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Trump Lambastes London Mayor As He Lands In England [Video]Trump Lambastes London Mayor As He Lands In England

A THOUGHT BUBBLE … Sen. TED CRUZ (R-Texas) and Rep. ALEXANDRIA OCASIO-CORTEZ (D-N.Y.) had a moment on Twitter last week, in which they agreed to work together to craft a bill to ban former members of..

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Huawei Trade Secrets Lawsuit Begins In Texas [Video]Huawei Trade Secrets Lawsuit Begins In Texas

Reuters reports Huawei Technologies, the Chinese telecommunications equipment supplier fighting a U.S. sales ban, kicks off a trade secrets lawsuit in the United States on Monday. They're going against..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:41Published

DHS Watchdog Finds Shocking Conditions And Overcrowding At US Border Facility [Video]DHS Watchdog Finds Shocking Conditions And Overcrowding At US Border Facility

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security is urging officials to take immediate steps to alleviate “dangerous overcrowding." According to Reuters, the DHS's internal watchdog found some adult..

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Spelling Bee Ends In 8 Way Tie [Video]Spelling Bee Ends In 8 Way Tie

Shruthika Padhy, 13, of Cherryhill, New Jersey, Erin Howard, 14, of Huntsville, Alabama, Rishik Gandhasri, 13, of San Jose, California, Christopher Serrao, 13, of Whitehouse Station, New Jersey, Saketh..

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Joe Biden Told 10-Year-Old She's 'Good-Looking' After Vowing To Respect Women's Space [Video]Joe Biden Told 10-Year-Old She's 'Good-Looking' After Vowing To Respect Women's Space

Former Vice President Joe Biden told a 10-year-old girl she's "good-looking" and placed his hands on her shoulders Tuesday night. "I'll bet you're as bright as you are good-looking," Biden said to the..

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Storm Threat Eases But Forecasters Predict Severe Weather Next Week [Video]Storm Threat Eases But Forecasters Predict Severe Weather Next Week

The tornadoes and heavy rains that have rocked parts of the U.S. this week will subside by late Thursday but resume early next week. According to forecasters, rain, hail, thunderstorms and the threat..

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Texas High School Hires Art Briles As Coach [Video]Texas High School Hires Art Briles As Coach

On a Friday evening news dump just before the start of a holiday weekend, the Mt. Vernon Independent School district announced that it had hired ex-Baylor coach Art Briles to lead the Texas high..

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Rare Airline 'Do Not Board' Order Issued To Stop Spread Of Measles [Video]Rare Airline 'Do Not Board' Order Issued To Stop Spread Of Measles

Health officials from five US states threatened to put people with measles who had travel plans on a rare "Do Not Board" list. The eight individuals, from New York, California, Illinois, Texas and..

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Guatemalan family mourns son who died in US custody [Video]Guatemalan family mourns son who died in US custody

The Guatemalan family of a 16-year-old boy is in mourning after the boy died under the custody of U.S. Customs and Border Protection. Nathan Frandino has more.

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U.S. sending more asylum seekers back to Mexico via Texas border crossing: official

The U.S. government on Thursday began ramping up the pace of returns of asylum seekers to Mexico to wait out their U.S. court hearings by sending around 200 migrants back through the El Paso, Texas,..
Reuters - Published

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