The Texas Border Volunteers are a 300-strong militia helping the thinly-spread US Customs and Border Patrol agents cover more than a million acres of private land throughout the state’s border counties.
Strong storms were still roaring across the South on Friday, after killing two Mississippi drivers and a woman in Alabama and leaving more than 100,000 people without power across Alabama, Mississippi, Louisiana and Texas.
A Houston motorist was not quite free to drive off into the sunset on Thursday after a judge found “no probable cause” for the man’s arrest for allegedly using an illegal “license plate flipper” to avoid paying nearly $5,500 in tolls, authorities said.
Beto O’Rourke isn’t the fresh new thing anymore in the race for the Democratic presidential nomination. But the former three-term congressman from El Paso, Texas O’Rourke says he isn’t concerned. “I feel great,” he told Fox News on Thursday. “I feel like we’re in a good place.”
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