House GOP Chairman Threatens More Action On Climate ProbeTexas GOP Rep. Lamar Smith said he was disappointed that New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman and Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey refused to comply with subpoenas he issued two weeks ago.
Two North Texas Cities Reject Trump Campaign RalliesCBS11 News has learned two cities in North Texas, Grand Prairie and Irving, have rejected playing host to Donald Trump's campaign rallies in the days leading up to the presumptive Republican nominee's visit to the Dallas area Thursday.
Medicaid Rate Cuts To Therapists On Hold: Parents Of Children With Disabilities Still WorryThe tough task of caring for children with disabilities is not getting any easier in Texas.
Comedy Central Says Jon Stewart Leaving 'The Daily Show'Jon Stewart, who turned his biting and free-wheeling humor into an unlikely source of news and analysis for viewers of "The Daily Show," will leave as host this year, Comedy Central said Tuesday.
Governor-Elect Abbott Goes One-On-One With CBS 11 NewsGovernor-elect Greg Abbott raised a lot of eyebrows when he criticized locally-approved ordinances such as Denton's ban on fracking and Dallas' ban on plastic bags -- calling it the "Californication" of Texas.
Gun Advocates Mill Part Of Handgun On State Capitol StepsIn front of the state capitol, gun rights advocates with the group Come and Take it Texas, used a machine to make the lower part of a gun and a point.
“Angry” Sandwich Shop Message On Business MarqueeCalling it his First Amendment right to freedom of speech, a Richardson man has posted his personal view about the state of the country outside his small business.
Legal, Political Hurdles In Child Migrant CrisisThe legal, humanitarian and political constraints facing the Obama administration as it copes with thousands of Central American children entering the country illegally has come into sharp focus.
Immigrant Surge Underscores Texas Political Divide Texas Democrats say the solution for dealing with the thousands of immigrant children pouring into the country is a softer, more measured policy response, while state Republicans emphasize clamping down on the U.S.-Mexico border.
Receptions & Fun In Dallas Before State Democratic ConventionTexas Democrats are pouring into Dallas in anticipation of this weekend’s state party convention. The quiet of the halls of Dallas’ Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center Thursday belies the noise that will soon be generated.
U.S. Mayors Talking Jobs At Dallas ConferenceMore than 200 of the nation's mayors descended on Dallas for the summer U.S. Conference of Mayors. Aerobics and a continental breakfast on the Continental Street Bridge provided an initial welcome, then there was a quick return to the routine.
Texas Tea Party Flexes Political Muscle In State PrimaryAnalysts say despite persistent attacks against it, the Tea Party here in Texas flexed its political muscle in the state primary Tuesday.