Following a deadly mass shooting at Santa Fe High School, Gov. Greg Abbott rolled out a 40-page plan to keep schools safe. Proposals ranged from beefing up existing mental health screening programs to encouraging voluntary use of gun locks at home, but one component seemed to divide lawmakers, districts and Texas schools: arming school employees.
A federal grand jury on Friday returned one new indictment as part of special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into alleged Russian meddling during the 2016 presidential campaign, according to court officials.
The number of lesser prairie-chickens in Texas and four neighboring states is up nearly 30 percent, according to the results of an annual aerial survey released this week by the Western Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies, which oversees a conservation plan aimed at protecting the grouse.