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Saturday, Jun 17, 2017 at 01:35 PM CDT

Republicans Divided as Trump Reverses Some Obama Cuba Policy

Republicans Divided as Trump Reverses Some Obama Cuba Policy

President Donald Trump's decision to reverse some Obama-era Cuba policies landed with a thud among many congressional Republicans who say the new approach surrenders a potentially lucrative market for American...

Saturday, Jun 17, 2017 at 02:21 PM CDT

From Regal to Rustic, Trump Heads to Camp David for Weekend

From Regal to Rustic, Trump Heads to Camp David for Weekend

President Donald Trump chose simple over swanky this weekend. Nearly five months into his presidency, Trump flew for the first time Saturday to Camp David, the government-owned retreat in Maryland's Catoctin...

Saturday, Jun 17, 2017 at 06:08 AM CDT

Trump Organization Employee Proposed to Head HUD in NY, NJ

Trump Organization Employee Proposed to Head HUD in NY, NJ

Lynne Patton, a Trump Organization employee and Eric Trump's wedding planner, might be the next head of the Department of Housing and Urban Development for New York and New Jersey. Patton does not have a...

Saturday, Jun 17, 2017 at 12:06 AM CDT

Pro-Trump Protester Arrested Onstage at 'Caesar' Play in NYC

Pro-Trump Protester Arrested Onstage at 'Caesar' Play in NYC

A supporter of President Trump jumped onstage during a performance of "Julius Caesar" in Central Park before she was arrested, police said. The play, put on by The Public Theater, portrays a dictator, with the...

Friday, Jun 16, 2017 at 07:23 PM CDT

Activist Starts Second March to Washington for Juneteenth

Activist Starts Second March to Washington for Juneteenth

Ninety-year-old civil rights activist Opal Lee is putting her walking shoes to work once again, to show the world the importance of Juneteenth.

Friday, Jun 16, 2017 at 06:30 PM CDT

Trump Reports Hundreds of Millions in Financial Liabilities

Trump Reports Hundreds of Millions in Financial Liabilities

The newly released financial disclosure of President Donald Trump reveals how much money he has made, as well as what he's liable for, through April 15. The U.S. Office of Government Ethics released the 98-page...

Friday, Jun 16, 2017 at 05:45 PM CDT

Lone Star Politics - June 18, 2017

Lone Star Politics - June 18, 2017

As new members of Dallas City Council prepare to take the oath of office, we are sitting down with a long time former council member making his return. Hear what Tennell Atkins says he’ll do differently...

Friday, Jun 16, 2017 at 05:40 PM CDT

Sen. Don Huffines Excited About the Special Session

Sen. Don Huffines Excited About the Special Session

Senator Don Huffines talks about the upcoming Legislative Special Session and why he believes the two sides will work together to get the work of the Texans done. Lone Star Politics, Sunday at 8:40 a.m.

Friday, Jun 16, 2017 at 05:37 PM CDT

Tennell Atkins on His Return to Dallas City Council

Tennell Atkins on His Return to Dallas City Council

As new members of Dallas City Council prepare to take the oath of office, we are sitting down with a long-time former council member making his return. Hear what Tennell Atkins says he’ll do differently...

Friday, Jun 16, 2017 at 04:17 PM CDT

As Wall Looms, US Moves to Settle Border Fence Land Cases

As Wall Looms, US Moves to Settle Border Fence Land Cases

Government lawyers are renewing efforts to settle about 90 cases against Texas landowners whose land was seized to build a fence along parts of the U.S.-Mexico border, in a move that one lawyer for landowners...

 
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