Texas Latinx community files suit against the state

Texas Latinx community files suit against the state

Nina Perales, the vice president of litigation at the Mexican American Legal Defense and Education Fund, joins CBSN’s “Red & Blue” to discuss a civil rights lawsuit against Texas. Several Latino groups are criticizing the state’s new redistricting legislation. CBSN…

Nonpartisan Texas election official resigns under pressure from Trump supporters

Nonpartisan Texas election official resigns under pressure from Trump supporters

A Hood County, Texas, election official resigned last week after Trump supporters campaigned to force her out — even though former President Trump won the county by a landslide in 2020. Jeremy Schwartz, a reporter for the Propublica-Texas Tribune Investigative…

Texas draws legislative map protecting Republicans

Texas draws legislative map protecting Republicans

Texas is getting two more seats in Congress thanks to population growth over the last decade. Although most of the growth came from Black and Hispanic populations, a new legislative map reduces the number of districts where people of color…

Biden meets with G20 leaders on Afghanistan, as Justice Department fights Texas abortion law

Biden meets with G20 leaders on Afghanistan, as Justice Department fights Texas abortion law

Afghanistan and the controversial abortion law in Texas are just two of the many issues on President Biden’s docket. CBS News senior White House correspondent Weijia Jiang joined Anne-Marie Green and Vladimir Duthiers on CBSN with the latest. CBSN is…

LIVE: Latest news, breaking stories and analysis on October 12 | CBSN

LIVE: Latest news, breaking stories and analysis on October 12 | CBSN

Officials are expected to hold a news conference about Gabby Petito’s final autopsy report, Texas Governor Greg Abbott bans all vaccine mandates in the state and the House is set to vote on temporarily extending the debt ceiling. We’re following…

Federal judge orders Texas to temporarily suspend controversial abortion law

Federal judge orders Texas to temporarily suspend controversial abortion law

A federal judge has ordered Texas to temporarily suspend enforcement of its new abortion law. The judge’s decision stems from a lawsuit filed by the Justice Department against Texas, calling the ban unconstitutional. The law prohibits abortions around the six-week…

Student taken into custody after shooting at Texas high school

Student taken into custody after shooting at Texas high school

An 18-year-old is in custody after police said he opened fire inside a high school in Arlington Wednesday morning. Four people were injured. CBS News correspondent Mireya Villarreal reports on the victims’ recoveries. Then, CBS News security and law enforcement…

Texas high school shooting suspect has been taken into custody, police say

Texas high school shooting suspect has been taken into custody, police say

The suspect in the Wednesday shooting at a Texas high school has been taken into custody, police said. He will be charged with three counts of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon. Watch part of the press conference here. CBSN…

Police provide update on shooting investigation at Texas high school

Police provide update on shooting investigation at Texas high school

Four people are injured after a shooting at Timberview High School in Arlington, Texas, police said Wednesday. The school has been cleared, but a person of interest who is considered “armed and dangerous” is still on the loose, police said.…

Nonpartisan election administrator targeted in Texas county

Nonpartisan election administrator targeted in Texas county

Some Republican lawmakers and Trump supporters across the country continue to claim the 2020 election was stolen from former President Donald Trump. In one Texas county that Trump won in a landslide, GOP officials are taking aim at a nonpartisan…