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Texas Attorney General Tells Judges Not to Marry Same-Sex Couples

Texas Attorney General Tells Judges Not to Marry Same-Sex Couples

On Friday the Supreme Court, issued their decision to make same-sex marriages legal in every state, and on June 29, 2015, Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton, issued a statement saying, that if same-sex marriages go against what Judges’ or state employees’ religious beliefs are, they do not have to grant a marriage license to same-sex […]

Texas Man Shot and Robbed While Washing Car

Texas Man Shot and Robbed While Washing Car

An elderly man was shot and robbed today, June 23 while he was washing his car in Fort Worth. The 77-year-old was not struck by either of the two bullets fired his way, and is said to recover after being hospitalized due to the incident. Police say they are still looking for the perpetrator, and […]

Texas Supreme Court Upholds Same-Sex Divorce as U.S. Awaits National Ruling on Gay Marriage

Texas Supreme Court Upholds Same-Sex Divorce as U.S. Awaits National Ruling on Gay Marriage

A Texas Supreme Court ruling Friday illustrates some of the issues involved with same-sex marriage in the U.S. today that are expected to be addressed by the U.S. Supreme Court by month’s end. The Texas court decision upholds a same-sex divorce granted in the state, even though they do not recognize same-sex marriage, which illustrates […]

Texas Says Same-Sex Couple Can Divorce but Not Marry

Texas Says Same-Sex Couple Can Divorce but Not Marry

A same sex-couple was granted a divorce in the Texas Supreme court, which is a bit unusual for a state that says gay couples cannot marry. The court’s ruling was based on the grounds that the state’s consultants did not have suitable information on the situation, and could not prevent the divorce of Angelique Naylor, and […]

Supreme Court Ruled Against Confederate Flags as Free Speech

Supreme Court Ruled Against Confederate Flags as Free Speech

There is a sad irony that on the day after a Caucasian gunman, who is reportedly a white supremacist, opened fire and killed 9 people in an historic African American church, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled Thursday that states do not have to allow Confederate flags on license plates to support free speech. The desire […]

Texas Is Adored by Some, Despised by Most

Texas Is Adored by Some, Despised by Most

Texas is adored by some, yet despised by most. When the word is mentioned, people have an immediate reaction to it. This is the second most populated state in the nation; the first is California, and the change in demographics is quickly helping the state evolve. This state is big, the second largest state, too; the […]

Tropical Storm Bill Weakens as It Moves Towards Texas, Warning in Effect for Port Aransas, San Luis Pass

Tropical Storm Bill Weakens as It Moves Towards Texas, Warning in Effect for Port Aransas, San Luis Pass

Tropical storm Bill is weakening as it comes closer towards the Texas coast. Authorities have issued tropical storm warnings in towns from Port Aransas to San Luis Pass, Texas. On Tuesday, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) tracked the storm at 4:00 CDT to 25 miles west of Port O’Connor, Texas, and 90 miles […]

15 Unique Places to Visit in Texas

15 Unique Places to Visit in Texas

Texas is the second largest state in the United States, and it is also the second most populous behind California. This means that there are any number of places to visit and explore in this state, located in the south central portion of the country. The fourth largest city in the entire U.S. can be […]

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