Texas Sen. Ted Cruz Urges President Trump To Nominate Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg's Successor SoonHe called on President Trump to nominate a “principled constitutionalist with a proven record.”
President Trump Nominates North Texas Republican Congressman John Ratcliffe To Be Director Of National IntelligenceLast August, Rep. Ratcliffe withdrew his name from consideration to take over as director of national intelligence, following media scrutiny over his qualifications for the role.
Texas Blues Guitarist, Dallas Native Jimmie Vaughan Talks Grammy NominationLegendary Texas Blues Guitarist and Dallas native Jimmie Vaughan said no matter how the Grammy Awards turn out, just being nominated "feels like you've won."
Democrats Hope For 'Blue Wave' Push From 8-State Primary DayHolding hopes of a "blue wave" in November, Democrats fought to shape the political battlefield in primaries across eight states.
Grammys Switching To Online Voting, Changes Top Album RuleThe Grammy Awards are transitioning to online voting and have updated rules for its top category, album of the year.
President Trump To Nominate Christopher Wray As FBI DirectorPresident Trump has nominated Christopher Wray as the new director of the FBI to fill the vacant spot left by former director James Comey.
Trump To Announce Supreme Court Pick Tuesday NightPresident Donald Trump says he will announce his pick for the Supreme Court on Tuesday night. Trump tweeted Monday that he has "made my decision" and will announce it on Tuesday.
Rangers Pitcher Cole Hamels Nominated For MLB's Roberto Clemente Award Texas Rangers pitcher Cole Hamels has been named as the Texas Rangers nominee for the 2016 Roberto Clemente Award.
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.
Math, Momentum Point To Trump, Clinton NominationsThe math and momentum point to a Republican presidential nomination for Donald Trump and one for Democrat Hillary Clinton.
Finalists For MLB Writer's Awards AnnouncedFirst-time Texas Rangers manager Jeff Banister and Paul Molitor of Minnesota join A.J. Hinch of Houston as finalists for the AL's top manager.
Elliott, Labonte Nominated For NASCAR Hall Of FameBill Elliott and Terry Labonte are among the first-year eligible nominees for the NASCAR Hall of Fame.
Senate Committee OKs Board Of Education Chairwoman Barbara Cargill's nomination for a second term as chairwoman of the State Board of Education is headed to the full Texas Senate for consideration.
Cruz: Hard To Imagine Supporting HagelTexas' new U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz said Sunday that it's difficult for him to imagine supporting former U.S. Sen. Chuck Hagel if he is nominated to the Pentagon's top job.
Obama Nominates Kerry For Secretary Of StatePresident Barack Obama has nominated Sen. John Kerry as his next secretary of state, saying Kerry's entire life "has prepared him for this role."