by Ian Millhiser Posted on September 21, 2014 Updated: September 21, 2014
Under this court decision, so-called "creepshot" photos, where men take photos of unconsenting women that they encounter on the street, are legal in Texas.
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on September 20, 2014
A worker infected with tuberculosis interacted with patients in Providence Memorial Hospital’s nursery for nearly a year before doctors diagnosed him with the disease.
by Hayes Brown Posted on September 18, 2014 Updated: September 19, 2014
Yoweri Museveni seems to be scrambling to find somewhere able to host him now ahead of meetings in Dallas this weekend.
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by Amelia Rosch Posted on September 17, 2014
One possible Texas textbook asks "is global warming a result of human activity?" and others confused the relationship between the ozone layer and global warming.
by Katie Valentine Posted on September 15, 2014
The study finds that faults in well casing and cementing -- not the actual act of drilling -- is to blame for contamination.
by Alice Ollstein Posted on September 12, 2014 Updated: September 12, 2014
Voter ID laws in battleground states are being challenged in court with the midterms just around the corner.
by Ian Millhiser Posted on September 10, 2014
A federal appeals court's decision is likely to end very badly for women's reproductive health in Texas.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on September 5, 2014 Updated: September 5, 2014
“We didn’t know what they were doing. We started hiding behind rocks."
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on September 4, 2014
Amy Hagstrom Miller has been forced to close several of her clinics under a new law, but that's not holding her back.
by Jeff Spross Posted on September 3, 2014
The differing approach to water rights taken by two districts in Texas has led to lawsuits over the supply of water from the aquifer they both share.