Obama's Power Over Immigration Drives Supreme Court DisputeThe raging political fight over immigration comes to the Supreme Court on Monday in a dispute that could affect millions of people who are in the United States illegally.
Obama Texas Op-Ed: GOP Could Break Judicial NominationsIn a Texas newspaper, President Barack Obama says Republicans' refusal to consider his Supreme Court nominee will threaten the integrity of the justice system and prove that the judicial nomination process is "beyond repair."
What Nomination? Business As Usual At Supreme CourtIt's business as usual at the Supreme Court this week, no matter that confirmation politics is on everyone's mind in Washington. The justices are entering their second month of life without longtime Justice Antonin Scalia.
Judge: Justice Antonin Scalia Died Of Natural Causes In TexasAfter saying an autopsy should have been performed, a judge now says U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia died of natural causes in Texas and no autopsy was necessary.
Scalia's Body At El Paso Funeral Home After 3-Hour ProcessionThe Supreme Court justice was found dead in West Texas on Saturday.
Obama Plans To Nominate Successor To SCOTUS Justice Antonin ScaliaSome Republicans said the decision should rest with the next president in January 2017.
Convicted Texas Triple-Murderer Loses Supreme Court AppealThe U.S. Supreme Court has refused to review an appeal from a condemned triple killer in Austin who contends his previous attorney abandoned him and missed a critical deadline for filing an appeal.
Supreme Court Rejects Appeal, Clears Dallas Carjacker For ExecutionCondemned prisoner Yokamon Hearn is headed to the Texas death chamber after having his appeals rejected by the U.S. Supreme Court.
North Texas Residents, Business Owners Split On Health Care ReformFrom Wall Street to Main Street, the health care reform attached to the Affordable Care Act will impact every American regardless of age. North Texans, unsurprisingly, are split. Here's what residents and business owners have to say.
North Texas Politicians, Advocacy Groups Respond To Health Care RulingThe Supreme Court's decision on Thursday to uphold the entire Affordable Care Act is sending tidal waves through Texas — particularly the state's GOP leadership, which has overwhelmingly opposed "Obamacare." Here's a look at what Texas politicos and pundits are saying on both sides of the aisle.
Texas Death Row Inmate's Mental Health QuestionedThe outcome of legal wrangling about condemned killer Steven Staley's mental health is likely to determine if the former laborer is put to death this week in Texas for a slaying almost a quarter-century ago in Fort Worth.
Texas Man Executed For 10-Month-Old Boy's Death A Texas man who already was a convicted child sex offender has been executed for the beating death of a 10-month-old boy he was baby-sitting at a home in Dallas.