Texas

It’s Election Day – the day we’ve all been waiting for. Electionland is monitoring problems all day and already know some things will go wrong. Here’s a rundown of what ProPublica says to expect.

A federal Judge in Texas has ruled the state violated an agreement it made in July to soften its voter ID law, one of the strictest in the country and as a result, will have to reprint their voter education materials. In July, a court ruled that the Texas voter ID law discriminated against Blacks […]

A Texas youth football team received death threats after kneeling during the National Anthem.

Authorities are still searching for the suspect, but reports confirm Kendra Childs was the victim of a fatal drive-by shooting.

Ethan Couch's lawyers argue Tarrant County Judge Wayne Salvant had no authority to sentence him to jail because the case was a civil matter, not a criminal one when it was transferred from the juvenile system.

Two incidents on opposite sides of the world show the outright hostility that some Black women face regarding their hair.

20-year-old, Myles Turner, of the Indiana Pacers is heading into his second season with the team.  Turner Facebook lived his surprise he had for his mother and grandmother.  They thought they were just meeting up at a Texas pizza restaurant, but Myles had something else in store.  A big surprise for those who raised who, […]

Police dash cam video released shows violent arrest of Black woman. Another officer tells her Black people are violent.

Two federal courts sided with voting rights advocates over Texas and Wisconsin voter ID laws. The rulings will permit residents in those states who don't have proper ID to vote in November.

The decision in Whole Woman’s Health v. Hellerstedt means a lower court's decision to uphold the law has been reversed.

According to reports, the two girls were already shot by the time officers arrived.

A grand jury declined to indict the police officer who pinned down a Black girl at a pool party. The police will hold a community meeting to discuss moving forward.