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C-MAX Solar Energi Concept Car (Image credit: Ford Motor Company)

Ford To Unveil Solar Hybrid Concept Car At CES

Ford plans to unveil at this month’s International CES (Consumer Electronics Show) a solar-powered concept car.

01/02/2014

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Annual Dallas Convention Celebrates 50 Years Of Mary Kay

North Texas may be landlocked but a wave of pink is moving through downtown Dallas! Tens of thousands of people have descended on the Convention Center for the Mary Kay Annual Convention.

CBSDFW.COM–07/22/2013

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Perry Opens Right To Life Convention In North Texas

A number of Republican state politicians have made their way to North Texas today, all to attend and take part in the 43rd annual National Right to Life Convention.

CBSDFW.COM–06/27/2013

A cross is iluminated. (credit: Getty Images/Johannes Simon)

Theological Debate Simmers Ahead Of Texas Convention

The debate over the Christian concept of Calvinism is about 500 years old. That’s not stopping it from causing division in the nation’s largest Protestant denomination.

06/07/2013

'Alexa' mannequin which bleeds when shot. (credit: Zombie Industries)

NRA Vendor Sells “Bleeding” Female Mannequin Target In Texas

A company is selling a female zombie doll that bleeds fake blood when shot. The ‘Alexa’ doll is reportedly one in a range of life-size zombie mannequins sold by Zombie Industries, which displayed its products at last weekend’s NRA convention in Houston.

05/09/2013

An 11-year-old boy handles a SIG Sauer SIG556 semi-automatic rifle during the 2012 NRA Annual Meeting in St. Louis, Missouri. (credit: Whitney Curtis/Getty Images)

Republicans Sound Off At NRA Convention

The National Rifle Association held their annual meeting in Houston today. This year’s theme is “Stand and Fight,” and some politicians in attendance had plenty to say about it.

05/03/2013

NRA 500

Texas Gov. Perry Urges Fight Against Gun Control

Texas Gov. Rick Perry says passing new gun control laws won’t stop criminals and would only make law-abiding citizens easy targets by depriving them of weapons to defend themselves.

05/03/2013

An 11-year-old boy handles a SIG Sauer SIG556 semi-automatic rifle during the 2012 NRA Annual Meeting in St. Louis, Missouri. (credit: Whitney Curtis/Getty Images)

NRA Preparing For Start Of Annual Convention In Houston

The NRA annual convention is about to get underway in Houston after the group spent much of the past year under siege, ardently defending gun rights following mass shootings in two states and fighting back against mounting pressure for stricter laws in Washington.

05/02/2013

Welcome to the Hilton Anatole

Conventioneers At Hilton Anatole On Alert After Violent Attack

A woman visiting from Pittsburgh was walking through the parking lot of the Anatole Wednesday evening when she was attacked from behind and pulled to the ground.

09/06/2012

2012 Republican National Convention

Notes From Inside The Perimeter

If you’re ever sent to cover a major political convention, take my advice and bring some good walking shoes. Trust me on this, because I’ve covered a few of these.

08/29/2012

TAMPA, FL - AUGUST 28: A woman from the Texas delegation waves her cowboy hat during the Republican National Convention at the Tampa Bay Times Forum on August 28, 2012 in Tampa, Florida. Today is the first full session of the RNC after the start was delayed due to Tropical Storm Isaac. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Cruz Ready For GOP Nat’l Convention Speech Tonight

Ted Cruz made national headlines when he beat Lt. Governor David Dewhurst in the Republican run-off for U-S Senate here in Texas. Now, he will be in the national spotlight during prime-time tonight when he addresses the Republican national convention.

08/28/2012

A look at the downtown Dallas skyline. (credit: Matt Goodman/KTVT/KTXA)

Mary Kay Convention Draws Thousands, Brings $33M To Local Economy

The annual Mary Kay convention attracts beauty consultants from all over the world, and they come to Big-D despite a flagging world-wide economic downturn.

07/19/2012

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