US beefs up NKorea sanctions, Kim Jong Un insults Trump,

NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump added economic action to his fiery military threats against North Korea on Thursday, authorizing stiffer new sanctions in response to the Koreans’ nuclear…

Antifa activists charged with felony assault, assault with a deadly weapon, and other violations By Newt Gingrich On Inauguration Day, leftwing protesters took to the streets of the nation’s Capital. They…

Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. — “To put it bluntly, Trump is losing most battles, but the Democrats are losing the war. The House has already approved Trump’s proposal for excessive funding for the…

Prospects for air traffic control privatization appear slim

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has made airlines’ longtime goal of privatizing air traffic control a key part of his agenda to boost America’s infrastructure. But his prospects for…

By Michael Brown The city of Berkeley was on alert. Barriers were erected to stop violent protesters. Bank of America boarded up windows. Police were authorized to use pepper spray…

By Rachel Alexander Since the left and complicit journalists in the mainstream media cannot defeat President Donald Trump on the issues or legitimate grounds such as dishonesty, they have resorted…

In debut at UN, Trump to offer assurances, warnings

NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump will use his debut speech to the U.N. General Assembly next week to offer warmth to the United States’ allies and warnings to…

The “Forgotten Americans” had legitimate grievances, which Democrats still ignore By Marc A. Thiessen  Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. — Now she has put the blame on a new scapegoat: millions of bigoted…

Notre Dame’s president has some pointed words for Democrats. Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas — Last week saw the stunning, but little-covered spectacle of Senate Democrats questioning the Catholic faith…

Trump wants Democratic support for tax pitch

MANDAN, N.D. (AP) — President Donald Trump made an overt pitch for Democrats to support his tax overhaul plan, singling out a North Dakota Democratic senator whose vote would be…

AP FACT CHECK: Trump on taxes

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump headed to North Dakota to discuss his tax overhaul plans Wednesday, but not all of his speech lined up with the facts about the…

Most Americans believe in self-governing ideal that people are supposed to be in charge. By Scott Rasmussen Back when I was a pollster, I would explain that following the daily…

Plans to Visit a Dozen Storm-Ravaged Counties Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas – (HOUSTON) – Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick will continue visiting counties impacted by Hurricane Harvey and the subsequent flooding.…

NASA astronauts Peggy Whitson and Jack Fischer received a special welcome as they were flying home to Houston Sunday evening. President Donald Trump spoke by phone with Whitson and Fischer…

The following is a statement from acting NASA Administrator Robert Lightfoot on Friday’s announcement of the intended nomination by President Donald Trump of U.S. Rep. Jim Bridenstine to serve as…

Crosby plant explosion highlights state efforts to block access to chemical information

Residents of Crosby woke Thursday morning to a 40-foot plume of black smoke darkening their sky. Don’t worry, said both government officials and personnel from Arkema, the owner of the…

Push to simplify taxes is on but don't touch some deductions

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump and congressional Republicans have pledged to overhaul the nation’s complex tax code. To slash taxes, they say they’ll curb a web of expensive deductions…

Lawyer says Trump Tower in Russia considered during campaign

WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump’s personal lawyer confirmed Monday that the president’s company pursued a project in Moscow during the Republican primary, but said that the plan was abandoned “for…

Trump Organization gives up US Open suite, but wants it back

NEW YORK (AP) — The U.S. Tennis Association says that the Trump Organization has suspended its suite agreement for the U.S. Open while President Donald Trump is in the White…

Monday’s Harvey Update

Flash flood warning continues until 12:45 p.m. Rainfall at Easterwood Airport from Friday 10 p.m. through Monday 9 a.m. measures 13.36 inches. Friday night rainfall was .02 inches. Saturday rainfall…