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Friday, Jul 22, 2016 at 06:03 AM CDT

Trump Takes America on a Journey to the Dark Side

Trump Takes America on a Journey to the Dark Side

Donald Trump painted a dark picture of America during his nomination speech at the GOP Convention, NBC News reported. Discarding his usual improvisational humor, Trump described an America awash in blood...

Thursday, Jul 21, 2016 at 11:37 PM CDT

North Texas Republicans React to Trump RNC Speech

North Texas Republicans React to Trump RNC Speech

The Republican National Convention convention is getting mixed reviews from North Texas Republicans.

Friday, Jul 22, 2016 at 08:14 AM CDT

GOP Unifies Around Trump Amidst Circus-Like Atmosphere

GOP Unifies Around Trump Amidst Circus-Like Atmosphere

More than 2,000 delegates packed the Quicken Loans Arena to rally behind Donald Trump and his campaign for president. Suspense built inside and outside the arena for Trump and his daughter Ivanka Trump's...

Thursday, Jul 21, 2016 at 09:32 PM CDT

Gov. Greg Abbott Demands Houston in any Big 12 Expansion

Gov. Greg Abbott Demands Houston in any Big 12 Expansion

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott is demanding that the University of Houston be included in any expansion of the Big 12 Conference.

Thursday, Jul 21, 2016 at 09:46 PM CDT

Read Donald Trump's GOP Convention Speech

Read Donald Trump's GOP Convention Speech

Donald Trump accepted the Republican nomination for president Thursday evening at the Republican National Convention. Here are his remarks as prepared:

Friday, Jul 22, 2016 at 05:47 AM CDT

Protests Fizzle on GOP Convention's Last Night

Protests Fizzle on GOP Convention's Last Night

Hundreds of demonstrators for and against Donald Trump gathered in Cleveland's Public Square late Thursday but slowly — and peacefully — scattered ahead of Trump's prime-time acceptance speech on the last night...

Thursday, Jul 21, 2016 at 09:06 PM CDT

N.C. Governor Responds to NBA Moving All-Star Game

 N.C. Governor Responds to NBA Moving All-Star Game

Charlotte lost the 2017 NBA All-Star weekend because they don't want to change a controversial bathroom law. North Carolina's governor is now placing the blame over the lost event.

Thursday, Jul 21, 2016 at 03:19 PM CDT

RNC Delegate Booted for Racial Slur in Facebook Post

RNC Delegate Booted for Racial Slur in Facebook Post

A member of the Illinois delegation at this week’s Republican National Convention had her credentials pulled Wednesday after allegedly posting racially charged comments to Facebook earlier this week. Lori Gayne...

Thursday, Jul 21, 2016 at 08:27 PM CDT

Fact Check: Mike Pence's Employment Record

Fact Check: Mike Pence's Employment Record

Gov. Mike Pence of Indiana claimed his “common-sense Republican leadership” is responsible for record employment in his state. But, in fact, Indiana’s job growth has lagged slightly behind the national trend in...

Thursday, Jul 21, 2016 at 06:28 PM CDT

Angry Texas Delegates Question Sen. Ted Cruz

Angry Texas Delegates Question Sen. Ted Cruz

Texas Sen. Ted Cruz is doubling down on his decision not to endorse Donald Trump.

 

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