Politics

Texas says Harris County’s vote count will be delayed — a claim the elections administrator denies

Posted on · Harris County election officials won't have primary election results by the statutory deadline due to damaged ballots, according to the Texas Secretary of State's office.

Health & Science

As Texas moves to treat gender-affirming care for trans kids as ‘child abuse,’ families and advocates worry about the future

Posted on · Families of transgender kids and LGBTQ advocates have raised concerns about the well-being of children after Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton and Gov. Greg Abbott's decision to treat gender-affirming care as child abuse.

Criminal Justice

The Rittenhouse verdict weighs heavily on Houston organizers

Posted on · "It's just showing us that we don't matter," said organizer Shelly Baker. "We don't matter, the people that are fighting for us don't matter, and it gets very exhausting."