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Texas seeks more armed school personnel after mass shooting

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Nearly a year after a mass shooting at a Texas high school in which eight students and two substitute teachers...

Teacher protests hang over state lawmakers in budget season

SEATTLE (AP) - The shadow of the past year's teacher protest movement is hanging over state capitals, where officials are piecing together the money...

Top firms decry religious exemption bills proposed in Texas

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Fortune 500 companies are joining gay rights activists in opposing several Texas bills they say are discriminatory after banding together...

2020 candidate O’Rourke not sharing fundraising numbers yet

FAIRFIELD, Iowa (AP) - Democratic presidential candidate Beto O'Rourke said Friday that he's not ready to release the amount of money he has raised...

Rep. Joaquin Castro ‘seriously’ considering Texas Senate run

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Democratic Rep. Joaquin Castro of Texas confirmed Friday that he will "seriously consider" running for U.S. Senate against Republican incumbent...

The Latest: Trump Jr: ‘Loser teachers’ try to sell socialism

EL PASO, Texas (AP) - The Latest on President Donald Trump and Beto O'Rourke in Texas (all times local):7:15 p.m.Donald Trump Jr. is telling...

Texas’ election chief defends sharing flawed noncitizen list

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Texas' election chief on Thursday defended giving prosecutors a list of 95,000 potential noncitizens on the state's voter rolls before...

Martin O’Malley: Beto O’Rourke should run for president

WASHINGTON (AP) - Martin O'Malley, the former Democratic governor of Maryland and 2016 presidential candidate, says he will not run for president in 2020...

O’Rourke’s liberal credentials questioned as he eyes 2020

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - During this year's Texas Senate race, some home-state Democrats grumbled that Beto O'Rourke wasn't softening his liberal positions enough to...

Trump critic Hurd keeps Texas US House seat for Republicans

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Rep. Will Hurd, one of few Republican critics of President Donald Trump in Congress, narrowly won his re-election bid Monday...