Texas

U.S. state in the United States

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Texas is the second largest state in the United States by area and population. Geographically located in the South Central region of the country, Texas shares borders with the U.S. states of Louisiana to the east, Arkansas to the northeast, Oklahoma to the north, New Mexico to the west, and the Mexican states of Chihuahua, Coahuila, Nuevo León, and Tamaulipas to the southwest, and has a coastline with the Gulf of Mexico to the southeast.

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Toyota Motor Corp said on Tuesday it was investing $391 million in its pickup truck assembly plant in San Antonio, Texas, as part of the Japanese automaker's..
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Imelda made landfall near Freeport, Texas, on Tuesday afternoon
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Art restorers examined New York's Charging Bull statue Tuesday after the iconic piece was vandalized last week. A Texas man was arrested on charges of attacking..
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Bon Appétit magazine's 2019 Restaurant City of the Year is Dallas, Texas. Associate editor Hilary Cadigan sat down with CBS News correspondent Jericka Duncan to..
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While Hurricane Humberto nears Bermuda, there's flooding in Texas and Tropical Depression Ten is spinning up in the Atlantic
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“CBS This Morning” is revealing Bon Appetit magazine's "Hot 10,” its list of the ten best new restaurants in America. Number three is Longoven in Richmond,..
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The Trump administration began hearing cases for asylum-seekers in "tent courts" in south Texas Monday. The hearings are for migrants who've been forced to wait..
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More than 640 million barrels of oil are currently sitting in caves under Texas and Louisiana. Why?
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Hundreds of protesters gathered in Galveston, Texas on Sunday evening to demand that the police department release body camera video of the controversial August..
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With US Prez Trump confirming attendance at PM Modi's upcoming diaspora event in Texas, Pak is learning that common values and business ties are trumping its..
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With US Prez Trump confirming attendance at PM Modi's upcoming diaspora event in Texas, Pak is learning that common values and business ties are trumping its..
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The Trump administration is opening "tent courts" today to review cases from asylum-seekers affected by the president's "Remain in Mexico" policy. CBS News..
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A drone captured the moment the Republic National Bank in Dallas, Texas was imploded.
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"This indeed is a very important development that President Donald Trump will be participating and meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the Howdy Modi..
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"I have also informed all appropriate agencies to expedite approvals of the oil pipelines currently in the permitting process in Texas and various other states,"..
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U.S. President Donald Trump will meet next week with the leaders of India and Australia at events in Texas and Ohio to promote trade and investment.
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Lily Avant, 10 was hospitalized after her family says she contracted a rare 'brain-eating' amoeba while swimming in a Texas river.
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Led by a dream of marrying on U.S. soil, a young Honduran couple traveled thousands of miles from their home in the port city of La Ceiba, narrowly escaping a..
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Texas authorities on Friday charged 31 people involved in a protest that shut a key Houston oil artery under a state law that makes it a felony to disrupt energy..
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Climate protesters, who dangled beneath a bridge on Thursday shutting the channel to the nation's busiest petrochemical port at Houston, were charged on Friday..
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A Texas state representative was criticized for tweeting he had an assault weapon ready for Democratic president candidate Beto O'Rourke. (Sept. 13)
 
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Italian builder Salini Impregilo and its U.S. subsidiary Lane Construction Company have signed a contract to help build a new high-speed train line in Texas, the..
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The Texas representative said his assault rifle was "ready" for the pro-gun control Democrat.
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Beto O'Rourke's call for the buyback of military-style assault weapons was met with what O'Rourke called a "death threat" from one Texas lawmaker.
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The U.S. government is paying Texas cotton farmer J. Walt Hagood $145 an acre for losses related to U.S. President Donald Trump's trade policies. But Minnesota..
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Thursday night's Democratic presidential debate in Houston, Texas made clear that there are three main candidates leading the field, Joe Biden, Elizabeth Warren..
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O'Rourke called tweet, which came during Democratic debate, a death threat, and Twitter later removed it, saying it broke site's rules on threats and violence
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School budget bust linked to Facebook’s sweetheart deal in Iowa, Greenpeace stages Texas stunt ahead of Dem debate, and more
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Police have arrested the Greenpeace climate protesters who closed part of a key oil export waterway for 18 hours by tying themselves to a bridge and dangling..
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Austin, Texas Mayor Steve Adler says he's supporting South Bend, Indiana Mayor Pete Buttigieg for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination. Gromer Jeffers of..
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Austin Mayor Steve Adler says he's supporting South Bend, Indiana Mayor Pete Buttigieg for president — not the two Democratic candidates from Texas, Julian..
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Manny Garcia, the executive director of the Texas Democratic Party, says he believes the party can turn the state blue in 2020. He spoke to CBSN political..
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Bernie Sanders' senior adviser Chuck Rocha says the candidate is focused on reaching out to Latino voters, especially in Texas. He discussed the Sanders..
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Austin, Texas, has become the first city in the nation to approve funding for abortion access services such as transportation, advocates said.
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The third Democratic debate is being held in Houston, the biggest city in Texas, where Democrats are focusing on turning into a battleground state in 2020. CBS..
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Police on Thursday arrested Greenpeace climate protesters who closed part of a key oil export waterway for hours by tying themselves to a bridge and dangling..
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The Trump campaign held an event in Houston hours before the third Democratic presidential debate was being held nearby. Jeremy Wallace, political writer for the..
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Daniel Johnston, the iconic Texas singer-songwriter, died Wednesday. Fans flocked to his "Hi, how are you?" mural in Austin to pay tribute. Jordan Bontke of CBS..
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Ten candidates have qualified to take the stage at the third Democratic presidential debate in Houston. CBSN political reporter Caitlyn Huey-Burns spoke with the..
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Ten Democratic presidential candidates will take the stage in Houston Thursday night for the third debate of the 2020 primary. CBSN political reporter Caitlin..
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The U.S. Coast Guard on Thursday closed part of the Houston Ship Channel to vessel traffic near Baytown, Texas, after 22 Greenpeace USA protesters suspended..
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A Texas grand jury on Thursday indicted a man accused of killing 22 people and wounding 26 others in an August shooting at a Walmart in El Paso, Texas, who had..
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A Texas grand jury on Thursday indicted a man accused of killing 22 people in an August shooting at Walmart in El Paso, Texas, who had told authorities he was..
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A new poll shows Democratic candidates Joe Biden and Elizabeth Warren neck and neck ahead tonight's third presidential debate. CBSN political contributor Molly..
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A Texas grand jury on Thursday indicted a man accused of killing 22 people in a shooting at Walmart in El Paso, Texas in August who according to authorities said..
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At least 11 Greenpeace protesters could be seen dangling from a bridge near Houston ahead of the third 2020 Democratic debate .(Sept 12)
 
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The U.S. Coast Guard on Thursday closed part of the Houston Ship Channel to vessel traffic near Baytown, Texas, after 11 Greenpeace USA protesters suspended..
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The U.S. Coast Guard closed the upper Houston Ship Channel on Thursday morning as 11 Greenpeace USA protesters blocked a portion of the country's largest oil..
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Top Dems head to Texas for third presidential debate; New study shows who tips the best
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(CNN)Daniel Johnston, an eccentric singer-songwriter and advocate for mental health awareness who developed a strong following among other artists like Kurt..
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The push for more aggressive gun reforms comes in the wake of recent shootings in Texas and Ohio
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T. Boone Pickens, a brash and quotable oil tycoon who grew even wealthier through corporate takeover attempts, died Wednesday at age 91. Pickens suffered a..
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Texas is seeing a surge of Democratic women running in 2020. Megan Kimble, senior editor of the Texas Observer, joins "Red & Blue" to discuss how the uptick is..
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The first complex in Laredo began hearing cases immediately, and another complex in Brownsville is expected to be operational Thursday.
 
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After making his fortune drilling for oil, the business magnate championed renewable energy including wind power
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The woman was also sentenced to more than three years in federal prison after she convinced a Texas woman of the curse, authorities say.
 
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A mystery creature is haunting the streets of Texas. Described by some terrified witnesses as a monkey, by others as a chimpanzee and as “anything’s..
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It's been a dream for Democrats to flip Texas. Now, changing demographics and a motivated electorate could put the state up for grabs in 2020.
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While 10 Democratic presidential contenders debate in Houston on Thursday, the party is eyeing gains farther down the ballot in Texas next year in races for the..
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No one has confirmed that a primate is running loose in the town of Santa Fe, Tex., but a lot of people are talking about it.
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Fans and followers of both the actress and the Texas GOP senator were able to watch the meeting online on a video live stream. The meeting happened the same day..
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Lawyers for Mark Anthony Soliz, 37, argued that he suffered from fetal alcohol spectrum disorder, which left him with brain damage
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Massachusetts Senator Elizabeth Warren is campaign in Austin, Texas on Tuesday as she continues to rise in Democratic primary polls. CBSN political reporter..
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A man convicted of shooting a 61-year-old grandmother to death as he and his accomplice burglarized her home during a week-long crime spree in 2010 was executed..
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Houston health officials say three teens have been hospitalized with serious lung illnesses after e-cigarette use and vaping. Officials in Dallas County reported..
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In the month since shooting sprees in Texas and Ohio that killed 31 people, Democrats running for president are pointing to inaction in Washington as evidence..
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A man convicted of shooting a 61-year-old grandmother to death as he and his accomplice burglarized her home during a week-long crime spree in 2010 is scheduled..
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Representative Henry Cuellar is one of only three House Democrats with “A” ratings from the gun lobby. Now he faces a primary challenge from the left.
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