Texas

Julia Conley, staff writer
"One arrest, four arrests, a thousand arrests isn't going to stop us until no more children are dying in their schools because of unnecessary guns in the hands of wrong people."
Jake Johnson, staff writer
"We should all be outraged by the lack of action from too many lawmakers who do...
Julia Conley, staff writer
At least nine people were killed in a shooting at Santa Fe High School in Santa Fe, Texas on Friday morning.
"Over and over again, American kids are marched out of schools because their...

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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."...