Apple deepens Austin ties, expands operations east and west

The tech giant said Thursday that the new campus will open with 5,000 new positions, but it will have the capacity to eventually accommodate 15,000 employees in fields ranging from engineering or research and development, to sales and support.

Video: Texas boy jumps from burning apartment to officers

When shooting flames prevent police officers from accessing the building, an officer coaxes the boy into jumping out of a window.

Julian Castro moves toward 2020 White House run

The move Wednesday gives the 44-year-old former San Antonio mayor an early start to what's shaping up as a crowded Democratic field without a clear front-runner to challenge President Donald Trump.

Ex-judges to ICE: End immigration arrests at courthouses

Nearly 70 former judges from 23 states — including federal judges and state supreme court justices — said in a letter sent to Acting U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement Director Ronald Vitiello that courthouse arrests are disrupting the criminal justice system.

Trump cites France attack as reason for US-Mexico wall

Trump tweeted Wednesday: "Another very bad terror attack in France. We are going to strengthen our borders even more. Chuck and Nancy must give us the votes to get additional Border Security!"

Schumer calls Trump wall threat ‘temper tantrum’

Pelosi said Trump does not have the votes in the House to secure the billions he wants to fulfill his promise to build a wall.

Trump says military to build border wall if Democrats refuse

Trump tweeted: "A Great Wall would be, however, a far easier & less expensive solution."

Claims of fear to return home spike at US-Mexico border

The agency fielded nearly 93,000 claims of so-called "credible fear" in the 2018 fiscal year ending Sept. 30, up 67 percent from the previous year.

Some US troops to leave border this week; about 3K to remain

There have been roughly 5,400 active duty troops along the border in recent weeks installing wire barriers and protecting border patrol agents in California, Arizona and Texas.

Presumptive Texas House Speaker excites Valley lawmakers

Bonnen, a Republican, 20-year veteran state representative from the small Gulf Coast town of Angleton, has conjured the support from most of the Rio Grande Valley delegation, which is made up entirely of Democrats.