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Protecting confidential sources in sexual harassment cases is putting college journalism...

For Tarleton State University’s student news outlet, the Texan News Service, the April story was a scoop: young women coming forward to tell of...
money

Columnist Lieber says state regulators don’t protect Texans

Dallas Morning News watchdog columnist Dave Lieber recently called Texas the "Lone Scam State" because he said state regulators don't always use their power...
Crosby

Financial crisis leads to layoff of 72 more employees in Crosby...

The Houston Chronicle has reported that Crosby Independent School District has laid off 72 employees in an effort to reduce costs through the rest...
Hewitt

Additional harassment complaints against former Hewitt official filed with state

Former Hewitt City Council member Kurt Krakowian has been named in several harassment complaints by his former city hall co-workers in the town near...

State attorney general is investigating former DeSoto ISD administrators

DeSoto ISD is investigating "unethical practices" among high-ranking administrators who have since left the school district, according to the Dallas Morning News. Superintendent D'Andre Weaver...

Petition seeks to remove Leon County commissioner following domestic violence conviction

KCEN Channel 6 TV reported this week that a petition seeking the removal of Leon County Commissioner Dean Stanford has been circulating online and...
Texas Real Estate Commission

Real Estate Commission takes issue with Sunset criticisms

Battling an unfavorable review by the state Sunset Commission, the Texas Real Estate Commission and Appraiser Board insists it was improving its customer service...
prison

Study: Texas leads the nation in number of inmates held in...

Texas leads the nation in the number of prisoners held in long-term solitary confinement, a new study issued in September has found. The study by...

Turner ex-aide pleads guilty to doing private business on public...

Darian Ward, a former aide to Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner, pleaded guilty Tuesday to charges that she worked on city time to develop a...