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Stories with organization: Texas Department of State Health Services
  • Texas fights immigrants' lawsuit over birth certificates 
    Updated: Jul-22-15 8:17 pm

    SAN ANTONIO - Texas health officials on Wednesday asked a federal judge to dismiss a lawsuit by immigrant parents who were denied birth certificates for their U.S.-born children because local authorities refused to recognize as valid certain forms of identification.

  • Quarter of listeria cases in Texas not tracked or recorded story has photos
    Updated: Jul-19-15 2:50 pm

    HOUSTON - Roughly one-fourth of Texas cases involving listeria, which contaminated Blue Bell ice cream and forced a crippling national recall in April, are not submitted to public health officials as required by law and go untracked, a newspaper reported Sunday.