chron.com — just now
After Texas House rejects Senate changes, permitless carry bill to be discussed behind closed doors
Schaefer, James White and Dustin Burrows and Democratic Reps. ... Terry Canales and Ryan Guillen - two of the seven Democrats who voted for the bill. ... Sami Sparber is a reporting intern at the Houston Chronicle's Austin Bureau. ... repeated instances of gun violence -- including 2019's massacres in El Paso and Midland-Odessa that ... Before the permitless carry bill can head to Gov. ... ...
statesman.com — 9+ min ago
Herman: 'We have the meats,' Texas lawmaker says as legislators advance meat-labeling bill
On March 17, the House Public Education Committee was told by sponsor Buckley, R-Salado and a veterinarian ... "Members," bill sponsor Rep. Brad Buckley told colleagues Monday, "in Texas, we have the meats." ... "HB 316 is the truth in labeling for meat bill." Buckley said prior to Tuesday's final vote. ... Meat, and what isn't, was on the Texas House menu this week, providing food for thought as our ever-thoughtful ... _Herman: _Texas secession referendum measure is dead. For now. ... ...
houstonchronicle.com — 10+ min ago
Editorial: Who will pay for the failures of Texas' winter storm? Consumers, apparently.
Editorial: Who will pay for the failures of Texas' winter storm? Consumers, apparently. ... Greg Abbott's appointees at the Texas Public Utility Commission, the elected Railroad Commissioner Christi ... Brown Convention Center in Houston. ... The Wall Street Journal reported last week that while ERCOT was desperately trying to meet surging demand ... Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner, left, and Houston Police Chief Art Acevedo are greeted by two barking ... ...
msn.com — 16+ min ago
Full circle: Texas Motor Speedway's Gossage stepping down
Gossage previously worked for Nashville International Raceway, Bristol International Raceway and Miller ... He said that will be a full-circle moment for his 32 years working for Speedway Motorsports and Bruton ... When Smith built Texas Motor Speedway, which opened in 1997, Gossage was the track's general manager. ... Gossage was a young public relations director at Charlotte Motor Speedway in 1992 when, during a news ... They say `everything's bigger in Texas', and I needed a big personality in Dallas/Fort Worth. ... ...
msn.com — 18+ min ago
Carole Baskin sinks her claws into Ted Cruz, John Cornyn over missing Texas tiger
The tiger's handler, Victor Hugo Cuevas, was released from the Fort Bend County Jail on bond Wednesday ... Ted Cruz and John Cornyn, for not signing the Big Cat Public Safety Act. ... Yes, Carole Baskin is aware of the Houston tiger saga. ... The bill was read in the Senate and referred to the Committee on Environment and Public Works in December ... Rebecca Hennes reports. ... ...
msn.com — 31+ min ago
Texas announces Pfizer vaccine now available to adolescents as young as 12 years old
The Texas Department of State Health Services advised providers that the vaccine can be administered ... The Food and Drug Administration authorized the shot for adolescents on Monday, and the Centers for Disease ... Texans as young as 12 years old can soon start getting the Pfizer vaccine for COVID-19 immunization, ... infectious disease services and chair of the state's Expert Vaccine Allocation Panel, in a letter to ... in their homes and communities," said Imelda Garcia, DSHS associate commissioner for laboratory and ... ...
dallasnews.com — 40+ min ago
How were streetcars powered in the 1940s and 50s? Curious Texas investigates
But through the efforts of Landrum's own father, Ed, and Phil Cobb, chairman of the McKinney Avenue Transit ... , systems and technology for McKinney Avenue Transit Authority. ... By the 1920s, the Dallas Railway and Terminal Company had almost 200 miles of tracks and was operating ... Mule-drawn streetcars, like this one on Ervay Street, were once a common sight around Dallas. ... In 1955, he took out an ad in _The Dallas Morning News _to raise money to build a more extensive automobile ... ...
vanityfair.com — 56+ min ago
Trump Is Still Trying to Save Face Over the Whole
The freshest-and most essential-updates from Washington, Wall Street, and Silicon Valley. ... White House press secretary _Kayleigh McEnany,_ too, said at Wednesday's briefing that "no tear gas was ... According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, pepper spray pellets fit the definition ... violence," said Trump campaign communications director _Tim Murtaugh._ "Every news organization which ... Trump Is Still Trying to Save Face Over the Whole "Hiding in a Bunker" Thing Was he hiding in a bunker ... ...
vanityfair.com — 58+ min ago
Serial Entrepreneur Elon Musk Has Sold $5 Million of Flame Throwers
The freshest-and most essential-updates from Washington, Wall Street, and Silicon Valley. ... the _San Jose Mercury-News._ "This flamethrower projects a flame that is shorter than 10 feet and as ... connect West Los Angeles to Hawthorne, where SpaceX's headquarters are located. ... According to the government of Culver City, which is near L.A., the Boring Company has "proposed a privately ... To dig further into Los Angeles, Musk will need to obtain a permit from the city. ... ...
vanityfair.com — 1+ hour ago
Is This Really Kanye West's Split From Trump?
But as the _Forbes_ interview is quickly flattened across the internet into "West Dumps Trump," it might ... He said his running mate will be the Wyoming preacher _Michelle Tidball_ and that he's being advised ... "Kanye Finally Dumps Trump" quickly trended on Twitter. ... West had previously said he would run for the White House at the VMAs in 2015, but in April he suggested ... In the coming weeks, maybe the form of what West, who said he'll run as an independent, called the Birthday ... ...