The Morning Texan: Perry to sign abortion legislation


According to the National Weather Service, today's chance of rain is dropping slightly. There is still a 20 percent chance of rain, but that is much lower than previously.

Later this morning at 9:30 a.m., Texas Gov. Rick Perry is expected to sign abortion legislation into law. Follow @thedailytexan on Twitter for more updates.

Here is some morning reading: 

Yesterday's most read story online: Three UT students have created a new start-up company to provide custom design apparel to students and local businesses. Check out The Daily Texan's feature. 

What you have to read: Later today, Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott will be finishing his campaign tour in Austin. Former Longhorn Quarterback Colt McCoy will introduce Abbott. 

In case you missed it: Turkey is currently facing civil unrest arising from religious and political conflicts between the Turkish people and their government. Being a political, cultural and geographic bridge between the United States and the Middle East and an important American ally, Turkey’s current situation could impact its relations with America.