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Congress moves forward with bills to address the crisis of toxic PFAS contamination in our communities

Recently reported by E&E and Nature, the Environmental Protection Agency is zeroing out funding for a network of research centers focused on environmental threats to kids, leaving several ongoing studies about the impacts of pollution on child development in limbo.

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Washington, DC – This week, House Democratic leaders begin the committee markup process on the Dream and Promise Act. The original bill was co-sponsored by 231 Members of Congress and represented a clear contrast to the racist, anti-immigrant actions of Donald Trump who killed the DACA, TPS and DED programs. Judiciary Committee Democrats unveiled changes to…

A 16-year-old Guatemalan boy died in government custody Monday morning, Customs and Border Protection said.

With 24/7 daylight and fast-changing Arctic weather patterns, the remote northeastern corner of Alaska presents challenges.

TBA is the leadership organization and principal advocate for all Texas Banks.

Even the moon came out for ZZ Top's 50th birthday.The quintessential Texas power trio, concluding three home-state dates with a Sunday show at the

“If we want to have access to the best talent,” says Dee McDougal, SVP of diversity and inclusion at Pacific Western Bank, “we’re going to have to evolve.”

"Day Trips" columnist Gerald E. McLeod picks some of his favorite things to do and see around Texas

More Americans may have opportunities to invest in retirement plans. There are many difficulties that arise during retirement and both the U.S. Senate and the U.S. House are moving to ease those burdens, according to Next Avenue in “Will the SECURE Act Really Bring Retirement Security to Older Americans?” With...

Previously sharing a floor at 1133 15th NW with 1776 DC, the coding school now occupies three floors at 509 7th St NW.

For the sake of Myrna Dartson and the many others who have suffered at the hands of the Catholic Church, it’s a relief to see law enforcement run...

The suspect was being held Friday after police found his mother's body inside their apartment. He has not been charged with killing his mother.

WASHINGTON -- House lawmakers on Wednesday grilled U.S. aviation regulators over their role in approving and overseeing the Boeing 737 Max 8, the...

It was coming up to Valentine's Day but fourth graders Kaysha Johnson and Jordyn Rodriguez were not worried about how many cards or how much candy...

The 'Avengers' star and 'Saturday Night Live' cast member have been dating for two years.

AUSTIN — Some of your favorite Game of Thrones characters weren't the only ones left for dead Sunday night.Just before the HBO show aired its...

A man faces a murder charge in the fatal shooting of a 63-year-old man at a party Sunday afternoon, Arlington police say. Police were called...

Editor's note: This story has been updated. Troy Aikman, one of the three triplet members, is well known for his part in leading the Dallas Cowboys...

"Arabic numerals" are those including 0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 and so on -- normal, everyday numbers.

Please join us for the "First Mass" of brand new Paulist Fr. Evan Cummings being celebrated at the Church of St. Paul the Apostle in New York City.

Throughout it all members of the First Baptist Church in Sutherland Springs have stood strong. 

A father shot and killed his own daughter in South Carolina on Sunday when he mistook her for a home intruder.

PARAMUS, NJ—Saying they were still struggling to process what just happened, Game of Thrones viewers were reportedly reeling Sunday after the show’s season finale unexpectedly killed off a fan. “Holy shit, they decapitated some guy named Spencer Davenport from Dayton, Ohio,” said local woman Gaby Green of the brutally slain marketing specialist, whose bloody death in the final minute of the series’ gripping seventh season blindsided…

Care for the Caravan, a traveling fundraiser hosted by the social justice group Buffalo Tree Presents, stopped in Austin Sunday. 

Dallas police are asking for the public's help finding a 54-year-old woman who was last seen Friday in Far East Dallas.

President Donald Trump threatened to destroy the country of Iran via Twitter on Sunday.

U.S. Rep. Ilhan Omar speaks to several at Texas Young Democrats Convention at Marriott South in Austin on Sunday, May 19, 2019. Omar is one of the first two Muslims to serve in Congress.

Cop killers in Massachusetts could face the death penalty under a new bill filed by lawmakers in response to a rash of police slayings in recent years.

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Gary Floyd cracks a smile as he looks out across the field, contemplating his favorite aspect of farming this land.“My tomatoes,” he says

Homemade mac and cheese isn't often considered a health food. With a hefty dose of butter along with the milk and the cheese, the dish can quickly become

Chuck Carlton, Big 12 beat writer for and The Dallas Morning News, answered questions about the league in a recent live chat. Here...