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President Obama to Speak on Economy at Austin’s Paramount Theater

President Obama to Speak on Economy at Austin’s Paramount Theater

Some people camped outside of the Paramount Theater overnight in hopes of getting the best seat in the house for President Obama's speech in Austin at noon. The commander-in-chief touched down in Dallas Wednesday evening, where he met with Gov. Perry about the crisis on the U.S.-Mexico border. 07/10/2014 07:21 AM

Davis, Abbott Turn up Summer Heat on Campaign Trail

Davis, Abbott Turn up Summer Heat on Campaign Trail

Summer is a typically slow time for campaigns, but the race for Texas governor is heating up with the season. Both candidates are pointing fingers in an effort to rally their bases. Our LeAnn Wallace has more. 07/02/2014 04:52 PM

Obama: I'll Act on My Own on Immigration

Obama: I'll Act on My Own on Immigration

Full speech: President Obama announced his intention Monday to take executive action on immigration. Obama said he has waited for more than a year to give House Speaker John Boehner pace to act. He says Boehner informed him last week that the House won't vote on immigration this year. 06/30/2014 02:52 PM

SCOTUS: Employers Don’t Have to Cover Contraceptives

SCOTUS: Employers Don’t Have to Cover Contraceptives

The Supreme Court has ruled that employers with religious objections can refuse to pay for contraception. The justices' 5-4 decision Monday is the first time that the high court has ruled that profit-seeking businesses can hold religious views under federal law. 06/30/2014 09:34 AM

One Year after Filibuster, Stricter Abortion Regulations Take Shape in Texas

One Year after Filibuster, Stricter Abortion Regulations Take Shape in Texas

It was one year ago Wednesday when Sen. Wendy Davis stood for 11 hours to stop stricter abortion regulations from passing. While her efforts failed, they launched her into the national spotlight. One year later, the abortion regulations Davis fought against are taking effect. Our Karina Kling explains what that means and why abortion providers say clinics are closing as a result. 06/25/2014 04:27 PM

Colleague Mulls Removing School Finance Judge

Colleague Mulls Removing School Finance Judge

An outside judge is weighing whether a colleague presiding over Texas' long-running school finance trial should be removed because of perceived bias. San Antonio-based Judge David Peeples will hold a hearing Friday in the Austin courtroom of fellow state District Judge John Dietz. 06/20/2014 10:19 AM

Homeland Security Secretary Visits San Antonio

Homeland Security Secretary Visits San Antonio

Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson and other top department officials are scheduled to tour the U.S. Customs and Border Protection Facilities in Texas Friday. They will also visit Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland. 06/20/2014 09:00 AM

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