Central Texas top stories for January 31, 2024. Latest lawsuit stemming from the 2021 Texas blackout. Lawsuit in the Texas Supreme Court challenges the state’s ban on gender-affirming care for trans minors. University of Texas at Austin is launching a new initiative to support early-career teachers. How to claim your unpaid wages from the U.S. Department of Labor.
What happens to a Republican-led plan to provide taxpayer money for private education if the Texas Senate and House can’t reach agreement in less than two weeks? The governor’s promising he’ll keep the Legislature in session.
The latest on bills aimed at banning access to gender-affirming care for young people.
Mind-reading technology? We’ll talk with a UT researcher at the forefront of the tech using artificial intelligence to interpret brain activity.
Also: Finding the best burgers in Texas.