The state government’s formula to pay for education is complicated. So we explain it through some animated comics. It’s part of our series “Funding Texas Schools: Fair Or Falling Short?”read more
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Texas' GOP governor is sending the National Guard to monitor a military training exercise after right-wing militia alleged it is just a cover for President Obama's plan to put Texas under martial law.
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A day after Baltimore chief prosecutor Marilyn Mosby announced charges against six police officers in the death of Freddie Gray, residents of the neighborhood where he grew up hope change will come to the area.
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