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Sunday, Nov 20, 2016 at 05:51 PM CST

How to Nominate "Texan of the Year"

How to Nominate "Texan of the Year"

NBC 5's Kristi Nelson & Rudy Bush of The Dallas Morning News talked with State Sen. Don Huffines about the bills he's filed for the next legislative session. Also Sharon Grisby talked about how people can...

Monday, Nov 21, 2016 at 03:00 AM CST

Trump, Pence Address Potential of Romney, Mattis in Cabinet

Trump, Pence Address Potential of Romney, Mattis in Cabinet

President-elect Donald Trump is welcoming a parade of officials at the white-pillared clubhouse of his New Jersey golf club this weekend as he weighs who will be in line for roles in the new administration....

Sunday, Nov 20, 2016 at 01:49 AM CST

Debate Over 'Hamilton' Speech Exposes Post-Election Cracks

Debate Over 'Hamilton' Speech Exposes Post-Election Cracks

President-elect Donald Trump demanded an apology from the cast of the Broadway musical "Hamilton" a day after an actor in the hit show delivered a pointed message about diversity to his running mate who was...

Sunday, Nov 20, 2016 at 12:48 AM CST

McCain to Trump: Waterboarding Won't Be Reinstated

McCain to Trump: Waterboarding Won't Be Reinstated

A leading Republican voice on national security matters said Saturday he doesn't care what President-elect Donald Trump says, the United States will not reinstate waterboarding. Sen. John McCain of Arizona,...

Saturday, Nov 19, 2016 at 06:11 AM CST

Democrat's Lead Widens in North Carolina Governor's Race

Democrat's Lead Widens in North Carolina Governor's Race

Hardly anyone in North Carolina is willing to guess when their excruciatingly close governor's race will be resolved. A Friday deadline came and went with Democratic Attorney General Roy Cooper's unofficial...

Saturday, Nov 19, 2016 at 05:22 AM CST

Racial Issues Likely to Come Up at Sessions' Senate Hearing

Racial Issues Likely to Come Up at Sessions' Senate Hearing

The Senate confirmation hearing of Sen. Jeff Sessions, President-elect Donald Trump's pick for attorney general, is likely to rehash racially charged allegations that derailed his efforts to become a federal...

Saturday, Nov 19, 2016 at 03:25 AM CST

Obama to Reassure Leaders in Peru on Successor's Presidency

Obama to Reassure Leaders in Peru on Successor's Presidency

President Barack Obama will close a three-nation, post-U.S. election tour the same way he opened it: by reassuring leaders from around the world that U.S. democracy isn't broken and that everything will be fine...

Sunday, Nov 20, 2016 at 01:43 AM CST

‘Hamilton’ Cast Addresses Pence at Show; Trump Responds

 ‘Hamilton’ Cast Addresses Pence at Show; Trump Responds

Vice president-elect Mike Pence was loudly booed by audience members as he walked into the Richard Rodgers Theatre in midtown Manhattan Friday to watch "Hamilton." Video posted to social media shows the...

Friday, Nov 18, 2016 at 05:27 PM CST

Sen. Ted Cruz Does Not Rule Out Supreme Court

Sen. Ted Cruz Does Not Rule Out Supreme Court

Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, has been in the conversation for high-level positions in President-elect Donald Trump's administration, and the U.S. Supreme Court.

Friday, Nov 18, 2016 at 02:13 PM CST

Immigrants' Advocates Grapple With a Trump Presidency

Immigrants' Advocates Grapple With a Trump Presidency

Jason De León spoke to a Mexican man before the election. The man asked him if he thought a mass deportation was likely. Like most pundits and political analysts, De León, assistant professor at the University...

 

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