Gov. Greg Abbott signing bills into law

Texas Gov. Signs Bills That Target Handling Of Some Sex-Related Crimes

Among other things, the bills fight human trafficking in the state and tackle the the rape kit backlog by requiring an audit of untested kits.

  U.S.

1:11Magic mushrooms sit in a fridge.
Getty Images

Oakland, California, Decriminalizes 'Magic Mushrooms'

1:29A migrant child is on a bus after crossing the U.S.-Mexico border
Getty Images

HHS Looking At Military Bases To House Unaccompanied Migrant Kids

4:54Plants and flowers
Mai Carranza-Nolasco, Megan Smith

Dream Jobs: Landscape Architect

1:32Scot Peterson mug shot
Broward County Sheriff's Department

Former Officer Fired, Charged In Connection With Parkland Shooting

1:49Joe Biden
Getty Images

Biden Pitches $1.7 Trillion Plan To Protect 'Livability Of Our Planet'

1:14Russian President Vladimir Putin talking with U.S. President Donald Trump
Getty Images

Kremlin Dismisses Trump's Claim It's Removing Military From Venezuela

1:38Dairy production facility
Getty Images

FDA Finds So-Called 'Forever Chemicals' In US Food Supply

1:18Chynal Lindsey
Dallas Police Department

Dallas Police Want FBI's Help After Another Transgender Woman's Murder

0:58People stop to pay their respects to those killed in a mass shooting.
Getty Images

Virginia Governor Orders Special Session On Gun Control After Shooting

0:47A house in Kansas surrounded by floodwater
Getty Images

House Passes $19 Billion Disaster Aid Bill

1:35Apple CEO Tim Cook
Getty Images

Apple Is Making Some Big Changes With Its Next Software Updates

1:28U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo
Getty Images

Pompeo Calls Out China On Anniversary Of Tiananmen Square Massacre

1:10Facebook website
Getty Images

Reports: FTC Will Take The Lead On Potential Facebook Antitrust Probe

1:43Uppsala District Court
Uppsala District Court

Swedish Court Rejects Prosecutors' Request For Assange Arrest Warrant

1:17The U.S. State Department
Getty Images

Most US Visa Applicants Now Face Social Media Screening

1:20A Boeing 737 MAX plane
Getty Images

Boeing Reveals Some 737 Planes Could Have Faulty Parts

0:40The moon
NASA

NASA Selects Three Companies To Help It Get Back To The Moon

0:53USS John S. McCain
Getty Images

US Navy Confirms White House Requested USS John S. McCain Be Moved

1:39Detainees at the El Paso Del Norte Processing Center
Office of the Inspector General

Watchdog Report Finds Migrant Facility That's Dangerously Overcrowded

1:00Colorado Gov. Jared Polis
Getty Images

Colorado Bans Gay Conversion Therapy For Minors

1:08Scene of a shooting in Virginia Beach
Getty Images

12 Dead, 4 Injured After Mass Shooting In Virginia Beach

0:59Marijuana Plant
Getty Images

Illinois Set To Become 11th State To Legalize Recreational Marijuana

5:06A woman braids another woman's hair.
Newsy / Andrew Shafer

Should Black Hair Braiders Be Licensed Professionals?

7:18Former U.S. Navy Admiral William H. McRaven
Newsy

Admiral McRaven Talks Life, Saddam Hussein And Millennials

1:08President Donald Trump
Getty Images

Proposed Mexico Tariffs Could Have A Major Impact On Automakers

6:45Newsy's Chance Seales speaks with former U.S. Navy Admiral William H. McRaven
Newsy

Admiral William H. McRaven Speaks On Iran And Foreign Policy

1:02The skin of a patient infected with measles.
Getty Images

Number Of US Measles Cases Reaches Highest Level Since 1992

1:19FedEx truck
Getty Images

FedEx Will Start Delivering Packages 7 Days A Week Next Year

0:47Dardanelle Levee breach.
CNN

Levees Fail Along Arkansas, Mississippi Rivers As Flooding Continues

2:22House Speaker Nancy Pelosi
Getty Images

Deceptively Edited Videos Misrepresent Nancy Pelosi's Speech