Pretty Little Liars’ Keegan Allen Joins The CW’s Walker as the Texas Ranger’s Gay, Conservative Younger Brother

RELATED STORIES The CW’s Walker, Texas Ranger reboot just got a little prettier. Keegan Allen, best known for playing Toby Cavanaugh on Pretty Little Liars, has boarded the new series — simply titled Walker — as the younger brother of Jared Padalecki’s character, Variety reports. Padalecki stars as Cordell Walker, “a widower and father of […]

A Million Little Things Recap: Will Katherine Put the ‘Ex’ in Texas?

RELATED STORIES Clear eyes, full heart, can’t move. That’s the gist of Katherine’s mindset in this week’s A Million Little Things. The emotionally conflicted lawyer wants to relocate with her (formerly) cheating husband and son and make a fresh start in Texas… but she knows she can’t, because Eddie has vowed to be an integral […]

'Trafficking at its worst:' Texas teacher arrested for attempting to sell underage girl to Morocco

A teacher in a Texan junior high school was making arrangements for her young relative to be shipped to Morocco allegedly for prostitution. The would-be pimp was arrested upon returning from Morocco after a tip by family. Amber Michelle Parker, a 37-year-old reading teacher at Mexia Independent School District, was arrested on Wednesday in a […]

SpaceX is building a ‘test hopper’ Mars spaceship in Texas — and Elon Musk says it could launch by March

Chris Carlson/AP Elon Musk said SpaceX is building a “test hopper” vehicle in Texas that could launch by March or April. The vehicle is a squat version of a full-scale Starship spaceship — one that’s being designed to reach Mars as part of the Big Falcon Rocket system. Photos taken by locals in Boca Chica, […]

Midnight, Texas Sneak Peek: Manfred's Latest Ghost Has a Thing For Lem

If you’ve ever asked yourself,”Do otherworldy spirits still get the hots for the corporeal form?,” this exclusive sneak peek at Friday’s Midnight, Texas will prove very illustrative.  The clip from “Resting Witch Face” (marking the show’s move to a new timeslot at 8/7c) shows Manfred questioning Kiva (played by Mindy Sterling, The Goldbergs and the Austin Powers films), a […]

400+ caravan migrants detained after crossing border fence in Texas

Hundreds of migrants from a Central American “caravan” turned themselves in to the US Border Patrol in El Paso, Texas. They hope to still get asylum in the US, due to to a court challenge to President Donald Trump’s new policy. Groups of migrants, including families, showed up at an opening in the border fence […]

The Black Texas Congresswoman Who Took On Nixon

It’s still considered one of the great American political speeches. “My faith in the Constitution is whole; it is complete; it is total,” Barbara Jordan thundered. “‘We, the people.’ I am not going to sit here and be an idle spectator to the diminution, the subversion, the destruction of the Constitution.” Jordan, a Black congresswoman […]

Midnight, Texas Season 2 Premiere Recap: Dead Manfred Walking

It’s been a while since we’ve set foot in Midnight, Texas, but don’t worry: The little Lone Star town is just as full of lovable weirdos and certain-death scenarios as you remember. Friday’s Season 2 premiere finds Manfred still trying (and mostly failing) to shake off the effects of the demonic possession that allowed him […]

Texas newspaper that endorsed Ted Cruz in 2012 is now throwing its support behind Democrat Beto O’Rourke for the midterm election

Tom Fox/The Dallas Morning News via AP, Pool, File The Houston Chronicle has endorsed Democrat Beto O’Rourke for US Senate in Texas over the Republican incumbent Sen. Ted Cruz. The newspaper endorsed Cruz in 2012, but this time around, it had some harsh words for the junior senator, saying Cruz has “exhibited little interest in […]