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McDonnell Corruption Trial: Brother of Star Witness Testifies

McDonnell Corruption Trial: Brother of Star Witness Testifies

Prosecutors presented Tuesday afternoon what they say is another example of gifts the former first couple... Watch »

Aug 12, 2014

"Tiger Selfies" Banned in New York

New York's Internet Romeos will have to find new ways to attract mates now that it's illegal to pose for photos with... Read »

Aug 12, 2014
McDonnell Corruption Trial: Aide Says He Had No Idea About Businessman's Gifts

McDonnell Corruption Trial: Aide Says He Had No Idea...

The onetime chief of staff to former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell says he had no idea at the time that his boss... Watch »

Aug 11, 2014
Davis Once Supported Death Penalty Moratorium

Davis Once Supported Death Penalty Moratorium

Wendy Davis, the Democratic candidate for Texas governor, is facing new pressure over her past support of... Read »

Aug 11, 2014
Red State Gathering: Heavy Hitters in Fort Worth

Red State Gathering: Heavy Hitters in Fort Worth

Friday and Saturday, republicans, including Governor Rick Perry, Senator Ted Cruz, Attorney General Greg... Watch »

Aug 8, 2014
Lone Star Politics: Wendy Davis Ad

Lone Star Politics: Wendy Davis Ad

On Lone Star Politics this week, Dallas County Republican Party Chairman Wade Emmert and Taylor Holden,... Watch »

Aug 8, 2014
Lone Star Politics: Gay Marriage

Lone Star Politics: Gay Marriage

On Lone Star Politics this week, Taylor Holden, Executive Director of the Dallas County Democratic Party, debate the... Watch »

Aug 8, 2014
Lone Star Politics: Should Price Resign?

Lone Star Politics: Should Price Resign?

On this week’s Lone Star Politics, Dallas County Republican Party Chairman Wade Emmert and Taylor Holden, Executive... Watch »

Aug 8, 2014
Lone Star Politics: August 10, 2014

Lone Star Politics: August 10, 2014

On this week’s Lone Star Politics, NBC 5’s Kevin Cokely and Gromer Jeffers from The Dallas Morning News ask one... Watch »

Aug 8, 2014
Lone Star Politics: Angle Poll

Lone Star Politics: Angle Poll

The senior advisor to Wendy Davis insists she’s gaining ground on Republican gubernatorial frontrunner Greg Abbott. Watch »

Aug 8, 2014
2016 Preview? Perry, Cruz at Same GOP Gathering

2016 Preview? Perry, Cruz at Same GOP Gathering

Sounding more than ever like a 2016 presidential candidate, Texas Gov. Rick Perry is calling for a... Read »

Aug 8, 2014
McDonnell Trial: Colleague Had Misgivings About CEO's Dealings With McDonnells

McDonnell Trial: Colleague Had Misgivings About CEO's Dealings...

An associate of the wealthy businessman at the center of former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell's corruption case... Watch »

Aug 8, 2014
McDonnell Corruption Trial: Gov.

McDonnell Corruption Trial: Gov. "Worshipped" Ground His Wife...

The woman who ran the Virginia governor's mansion under Bob McDonnell said the governor worshipped the ground... Watch »

Aug 7, 2014
Davis Questions Nat'l Guard on Border

Davis Questions Nat'l Guard on Border

Democratic gubernatorial candidate Wendy Davis says that if elected governor she will listen to elected officials in... Read »

Aug 7, 2014
Patrick, Van de Putte to Deliver Dueling Speeches

Patrick, Van de Putte to Deliver Dueling Speeches

The state senators vying to be the next Texas lieutenant governor are set to address the same audience. Read »

Aug 7, 2014
Wendy Davis to Speak at Border

Wendy Davis to Speak at Border

Democratic gubernatorial candidate Wendy Davis is to speak in McAllen amid a surge in illegal immigration and Read »

Aug 7, 2014
Perry Continues March Toward 2016 Election

Perry Continues March Toward 2016 Election

New Hampshire Republicans once gave Rick Perry a rock star's welcome. Some are now deeply skeptical about the Texas... Read »

Aug 6, 2014
Nixon Tapes Released on 40th Anniversary of Resignation

Nixon Tapes Released on 40th Anniversary of Resignation

Almost a decade after Richard Nixon resigned, the disgraced former president sat down with his one-time aide... Watch »

Aug 5, 2014
Wendy Davis to Speak to Media in Austin

Wendy Davis to Speak to Media in Austin

Democratic gubernatorial candidate Wendy Davis is in Austin and plans a chat with reporters. Read »

Aug 5, 2014
Texas Abortion Clinics Ask Judge to Stop New Law

Texas Abortion Clinics Ask Judge to Stop New Law

Abortion providers in Texas want a federal judge to stop a new law that they say will leave just eight... Read »

Aug 4, 2014
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