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WASHINGTON, DC - JULY 23: Republican presidential candidate Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) waits to speak at a rally in Lafayette Square July 23, 2015 in Washington, DC. The rally, organized by the Concerned Women for America Legislative Action Committee, was held to protest the recent nuclear deal reached between the United States and Iran but was interrupted by protesters from Code Pink who support the deal. (credit: Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Ted Cruz Joins Protest Against Iran Nuclear Deal At White House

Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas, a Republican presidential candidate, said at the rally that if economic sanctions on Iran are lifted under the deal, the Obama administration would become the “leading state sponsor and financier of radical Islamic terrorists.”

07/23/2015

WASHINGTON, DC - AUGUST 7: (AFP OUT) U.S. President Barack Obama addresses the nation from the State Dining Room of the White House on August 7, 2014 in Washington, DC. Obama announced he has authorized military strikes against the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIS) and a humanitarian aid drop. ISIS has been advancing on the important city of Erbil, Iraq and a civilian humanitarian crisis has developed. (credit: Mike Theiler-Pool/Getty Images)

President Obama Commutes The Sentences Of 46 Convicts

President Barack Obama cut the prison sentences of four Texans and 42 other non-violent offenders on Monday, including 14 who were serving life sentences, saying “their punishments didn’t fit the crime.”

07/13/2015

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Appeals Panel Hears Arguments On Obama Immigration Action

A federal appeals court in New Orleans is set to hear arguments over President Barack Obama’s plan to protect from deportation as many as 5 million immigrants living in the United States illegally.

07/10/2015

Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson speaks at a press conference at the Dirksen Federal Building on June 13, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois. (credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Judge Orders Homeland Security Chief, Others To Court

A federal judge in Texas has threatened to hold Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson and other top immigration enforcement officials in contempt of court for not fixing problems that led to work permits being mistakenly awarded under President Barack Obama’s executive immigration action after the judge had put the plan on hold.

07/09/2015

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More FEMA Disaster Recovery Centers Opening In Dallas County

Homeowners, renters and business owners will soon have access to eight additional DRCs spread across Dallas County.

06/26/2015

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North Texans Cheer, Reject Supreme Court Ruling Upholding Affordable Care Act

The Supreme Court ruled the exchanges set-up by the federal government in states like Texas that didn’t set up their own exchanges are part of the law.

06/25/2015

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Local Reaction To President Obama’s Use Of “N-Word”

President Barack Obama’s decision to utter what many consider the worst word in the English language has many offering a few words of their own.

06/22/2015

House in Van damaged by tornado.

Tax Relief Available For Victims Of Severe Storms

People affected by the severe storms, tornadoes, straight-line winds and flooding that took place beginning May 4 in parts of Texas may qualify for tax relief from the IRS.

06/08/2015

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CBS 11’s Karen Borta Talks About Her Interview With President Obama

This week, CBS 11’s Karen Borta got to make a whirlwind trip to Washington DC, where she got a one on one interview with the President of the United States.

06/05/2015

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US Officials: Massive Breach Of Federal Personnel Data

The Obama administration is scrambling to assess the impact of a massive data breach involving the agency that handles security clearances and employee records.

06/04/2015

President Barack Obama conducts a "Live from the White House" interview on trade and the economy with CBS 11 News anchor Karen Borta, in the Roosevelt Room of the White House, June 3, 2015. (Official White House Photo by Chuck Kennedy)

President Obama Talks Trade With CBS11’s Karen Borta

CBS 11 News traveled to the White House to interview President Barack Obama about the proposed major trade agreement called the Trans-Pacific Partnership.

CBS 11–06/03/2015

U.S. Border Patrol agents detain undocumented immigrants near the U.S.-Mexico border (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

Judge Denies Request To Let Immigration Action Take Effect

A federal judge in Texas has kept in place a temporary hold on President Barack Obama’s executive action that sought to shield millions of immigrants from deportation.

04/08/2015

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