The standoff between Governor Abbott and President Biden is heating up after the Supreme Court ruled that border patrol agents have the power to remove razor wire the Lone Star State has erected around its borders.
Sherman High School has allowed drama students to play roles not matching their birth genders after a school board meeting. Max Hightower, a 17-year-old senior, was initially denied the right to play his chosen role of Ali Hakim, a male role.
President Joe Biden said Wednesday that Israel had agreed to allow humanitarian assistance to begin flowing into Gaza from Egypt, with the understanding that shipments would be subject to inspections and that aid should go to civilians and not Hamas militants.
Speaker Kevin McCarthy was voted out of the job Tuesday in an extraordinary showdown, a first in U.S. history that was forced by a contingent of hard-right conservatives and threw the House and its Republican leadership into chaos.