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Mass Shootings

Texas' Governor Didn't Even Mention Guns in His New 8-Point Executive Order to Combat Mass Shootings

It's only a few days since Gov. Abbott said, “I’m tired of the dying.”
Tess Owen
9.5.19
Mass Shootings

Death Toll in Odessa Climbs to 7 as Toddler Shot in the Mouth Undergoes Surgery

Texas Governor Greg Abbot calls for "solutions" while also "ensuring we safeguard Second Amendment rights.”
Tess Owen
9.1.19
Mass Shooting

Even 31 Dead Might Not Get "Red Flag" Gun Laws Passed in Ohio and Texas

But President Donald Trump wants them.
Carter Sherman
8.5.19
LGBTQ

Can a Gay Veteran Latina Sheriff Get Texas to Vote?

Lupe Valdez's campaign is historic on a few levels, and could have a huge impact come fall in bringing out Democratic voters for the state's midterm elections.
Xorje Olivares
1.18.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

What We Know So Far About the Mysterious Death of a Border Patrol Agent

The Border Patrol union says he was ambushed by "illegal aliens," and the FBI and other law enforcement agencies still think it might have been an accident.
Drew Schwartz
11.21.17
texas shooting

Texas governor finally had nothing pro-gun to say after massacre

Josh Marcus
11.6.17
hurricane harvey

Texas has a $10B "rainy day" fund but won't use it for Harvey relief

Josh Marcus
9.7.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Video Shows Cop Telling DUI Suspect 'We Only Kill Black People'

Georgia's Cobb County Police Department has now mounted an internal investigation into the officer's conduct following the 2016 incident.
Drew Schwartz
8.31.17
Sanctuary cities

The Texas “sanctuary cities” ban just got put on hold

Carter Sherman
8.30.17
hurricane harvey

Here’s how massive Hurricane Harvey really is

Although Harvey isn't over, some data points can help put the effects and damage into perspective.  
Josh Marcus
8.29.17
hurricane harvey

Harvey is still raging in Texas, and it could take years to recover

Harvey, the worst storm to hit Texas in more than 50 years, continues its torrential downpour on the state.
Zeke Spector
8.28.17
abortion

Texas women may soon need to buy extra insurance for abortions

Carter Sherman
8.8.17
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