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Obama Gives Protection To Gay, Transgender Workers

President Barack Obama is signing executive orders that will give federal workers and contractors who are gay and transgender new protections.

07/21/2014

Federal agents search outside a New Boston, Texas home after letters containing ricin were mailed from there to President Barack Obama and New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg.  (credit: CNN)

Texas Woman Who Sent Ricin Gets 18 Years In Prison

A Texas woman who had minor acting roles in film and television has been sentenced to 18 years in prison for sending ricin-laced letters to President Barack Obama and former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg.

07/16/2014

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Feds Taking ‘Prime Role’ In Texas Voting Maps Case

Efforts by the Obama administration to wring protections out of a weakened Voting Rights Act begin Monday in Texas over allegations that Republicans intentionally discriminated against minorities when drawing new election maps.

07/13/2014

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Obama Calls Meeting With Perry “Constructive”

After all the back and forth criticism between Governor Perry and The White House, the Governor got what he wanted Wednesday: a one on one meeting with President Obama.

CBSDFW.COM–07/09/2014

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Dozens Gather For Private Obama Fundraiser In Dallas

There were just 50 donors who greeted President Obama at the home of attorney Mark Stanley for a high-dollar fundraising dinner Wednesday evening. But neighbors said they didn’t need to be on the guest list to soak in the presidential visit.

CBSDFW.COM–07/09/2014

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Perry Shuns Obama In Austin, Wants Border Meeting

Gov. Rick Perry says he’s declined an offer to greet President Barack Obama when he arrives in the Texas capital on Wednesday.

07/07/2014

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Perry Sends Obama Letter Slamming Energy Policies

Texas Gov. Rick Perry has written a letter to President Obama slamming his energy policies, while touting Texas’ economy, energy industry and environmental regulations.

05/19/2014

Lance Armstrong during an interview regarding the controversy surrounding his cycling career (Photo by George Burns/Oprah Winfrey Network via Getty Images)

Trending: Lance Armstrong’s New Job, President/VP Selfie

LANCE ARMSTRONG’S NEW JOB Cyclist Lance Armstrong is getting his hands dirty for his new gig – and poking a little fun at his past problems. Armstrong appears in a new video showing off his […]

CBS 11–04/17/2014

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President Obama Meets With Wendy Davis In Austin

President Barack Obama has met with Texas state Senator Wendy Davis, the Democratic nominee for governor. The White House says Obama visited briefly with Davis on Thursday at the LBJ Presidential Library.

04/10/2014

US President Barack Obama speaks at the Lyndon B. Johnson Presidential Library April 10, 2014 in Austin, Texas, as he attends a Civil Rights Summit to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Civil Rights Act of 1964.  AFP PHOTO/Brendan SMIALOWSKI        (Photo credit should read BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

President Obama Marks 50th Anniversary For Civil Rights Summit

President Obama spoke on the final day of the Civil Rights Summit at the University of Texas, marking the 50th anniversary of the Civil Rights Act.

CBS 11–04/10/2014

President Barack Obama makes a statement to the press on April 2, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois, on the shooting at the Fort Hood military base in Texas. (Source: Jewel Samad/AFP/Getty Images)

National & State Leaders React To Deadly Fort Hood Shooting

A shooting at the Army post in Fort Hood has left at least four people dead and 14 others injured. Fort Hood remained on lockdown Wednesday evening. National, state and local leaders are all reacting to the events in Killeen.

CBSDFW.COM–04/02/2014

US President Barack Obama delivers the State of the Union address at the US Capitol in Washington on January 28, 2014. (credit: LARRY DOWNING/AFP/Getty Images)

President Obama Turns To Comedy To Promote Health Care Plan

President Barack Obama is hamming it up online to promote his health care plan, appearing in the comedy sketch ‘Between Two Ferns’ with Zach Galifianakis.

03/11/2014

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