Texas

Nadia Prupis, staff writer
On his latest round of campaign rallies this weekend, U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) drew three more huge crowds in support of his populist message. And while this has become a common occurrence these days for the senator, who is running for president in the 2016 election as a Democrat, the most recent turnouts are particularly significant...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) on Friday announced it was joining...
Jon Queally, staff writer
Abortion-rights advocates said the law would shut more than half of the clinics remaining in the state.(Photo: AP)
Advocates for reproductive rights welcomed the ruling of the U.S. Supreme Court...

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Days after a barge spilled 170,000 gallons of especially heavy sticky oil, dubbed "the worst stuff you can dump in the water," into Galveston Bay, crews are scrambling to contain tar balls being pushed to shore by winds and tides, and biologists have found dozens of oiled birds from nearby, crucial bird habitats. With the spill occurring at the worst possible time - many wintering birds still there, many more en route north - environmentalists say that "we expect this to get much worse."...