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Tuesday, May 12, 2015 at 09:02 PM CDT

House OKs Fireworks for Texas Independence

House OKs Fireworks for Texas Independence

The Texas House has approved allowing the sale of fireworks on holidays that mark Texas independence.

Tuesday, May 12, 2015 at 06:33 PM CDT

Retired Officer Joins Push to Decriminalize Marijuana

Retired Officer Joins Push to Decriminalize Marijuana

Legalizing marijuana in a conservative state like Texas might seem unlikely, but one bill is moving through the state legislature with a little help from an unlikely ally.

Tuesday, May 12, 2015 at 07:28 PM CDT

TX GOP Pushes Same-Sex Marriage Challenge

TX GOP Pushes Same-Sex Marriage Challenge

Racing both a U.S. Supreme Court decision on gay marriage and legislative deadlines, Texas Republicans pushed ahead Tuesday toward putting the state at the forefront of resistance if same-sex weddings are ruled...

Saturday, May 9, 2015 at 10:38 PM CDT

Dallas Mayor Elected to Second Term

Dallas Mayor Elected to Second Term

Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings has been reelected to a second term in an overwhelming victory.

Sunday, May 10, 2015 at 08:19 AM CDT

Arlington Mayor Cluck Loses Reelection Bid

Arlington Mayor Cluck Loses Reelection Bid

After 12 years, the city of Arlington has elected a new mayor.

Sunday, May 10, 2015 at 12:03 PM CDT

Lone Star Politics: May 10, 2015

Lone Star Politics: May 10, 2015

Results from Saturday's election, remembering former Speaker Jim Wright and concerns grow over ISIS-inspired terrorist attacks, with NBC 5's Katy Blakey and The Dallas Morning News' Gromer Jeffers.

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