Some foster kids in Harris County with nowhere else to go have to spend the night here, at an office that was never set up to be a child-care center. 
<p>Some foster kids in Harris County with nowhere else to go have to spend the night here, at an office that was never set up to be a child-care center.&nbsp;</p>

For troubled foster kids in Houston, sleeping in offices is "rock bottom"

No child is supposed to sleep or spend more than a few hours at the Harris County Youth Services Center's Point of Entry in Houston. But Texas' foster care placement crisis has forced some of the state's most troubled teens to sleep in a place that isn't equipped to care for them. 

 
 

House Democrats disavow ride-hailing bill after addition of “sex” amendment

State Rep. Chris Paddie, R-Marshall, reacts to comments from Rep. Tony Tinderholt, R-Arlington, during debate on House Bill 100&nbsp;on April 19, 2017. The bill seeks state-level regulation of transportation network companies.
<p>State Rep. Chris Paddie, R-Marshall, reacts to comments from Rep. Tony Tinderholt, R-Arlington, during debate on House Bill 100&nbsp;on April 19, 2017. The bill seeks state-level regulation of transportation network companies.</p>

A group of House members removed their names as co-authors of a bill that would regulate ride-hailing companies because of an amendment that defines “sex” as the “physical condition of being male or female.”

Sanders brings Democratic unity tour to North Texas

Former presidential candidate and Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders speaks at the Verizon Theater in Grand Prairie on April 19, 2017. The event was part of a nationwide unity tour to amp up Democrats.&nbsp;
<p><span>Former presidential candidate and Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders speaks at the Verizon Theater in Grand Prairie on April 19, 2017. The event was part of a nationwide unity tour to amp up Democrats.&nbsp;</span></p>

Former Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders helped rally Texas Democrats on Thursday as the party seeks to show a unified front against President Donald Trump.