Texas Primaries

Check out Beto O’Rourke air-drumming to The Who in a Whataburger drive-thru

After Beto O’Rourke’s first debate with Ted Cruz, he did what many might do after, say, watching a high school or college football game, heading home …

Austin

Protesters calling for Cruz to reject Kavanaugh

AUSTIN, Texas – Protesters are expected to gather outside Sen. Ted Cruz's Austin office on Monday.<p>Demonstrators are demanding that Cruz reject Judge …

Austin

Dallas officer Amber Guyger fired after manslaughter charge for killing Botham Jean

Dallas Officer Amber Guyger, who is facing a manslaughter charge after fatally shooting 26-year-old Botham Jean in his Cedars apartment Sept. 6, was …

Cleveland

Insider advice, can't-miss political panels, and more tips for the best Texas Tribune Fest yet

Running from September 27-29, the 2018 Texas Tribune Festival converges on downtown Austin for three days of politics, public policy, and journalism. …

Texas Politics

One of Texas' Biggest Mid-Term Fights Is Over Before it Really Started

The rule requires that three-fifths of the chamber's members — 19 — agree to let a bill be sent to the floor for a vote. The rule used to be the …

Texas Politics

US midterms 2018 | The Guardian

Midterms 2018<p>Key issues<p>Polling underestimated the strengths of certain Democratic candidates in a number of primaries this year – inaccuracies that could affect the midterm elections in November<p>Latino immigrants are revitalising rural Iowa but in some Americans’ eyes their dream of building a new …

Fort Worth

Beto O'Rourke’s Big Bet: Deep-Red Texas Is Actually Blue

Democratic Rep. Beto O’Rourke’s campaign to unseat Sen. Ted Cruz is based on a theory about Texas, which is this: Texas is actually blue, and if …

Conservative View

They don’t have much spare cash, but still send $5, $10 to Ted Cruz and Beto O’Rourke

Joyce Lemaux is an 87-year-old Arlington widow who lives on a fixed income. She doesn’t have credit cards or a smart phone.<p>But when she can free up a …

Ted Cruz

Beto O'Rourke's latest fundraising goal: bring in another $5 million this week

WASHINGTON-- Following Sen. Ted Cruz and Rep. Beto O'Rourke's debate Friday, O'Rourke's campaign is asking donors to raise $5 million before the end …

El Paso

Letters: Ted Cruz, Beto O'Rourke, Judge Kavanaugh, Republicans, Kenny Marchant

O'Rourke's JFK resemblance<p>Watching the debate between Ted Cruz and Beto O'Rourke was a remarkable experience. Never in the past 55 years has a …

Opinion

Under Friday Night Lights, there are touchdowns, cheers ... and a get-out-the-vote push

How do you get more Texans to vote? Get them registered at a high school football game.<p>That’s the idea volunteers in Birdville schools got while …

The Arts

He’s baaack. Tiger Woods is a PGA Tour winner again. Social media reacts.

Before the final round at the PGA Tour championship in Atlanta, Tiger Woods had won 14 major championships and won 79 times on the PGA Tour. He had …

Tiger Woods

Willie Nelson doesn’t care if you’re mad about his Beto O’Rourke support

Mad that Willie Nelson is playing at a rally for U.S. Rep. Beto O'Rourke? You’re entitled to your opinion, the Austin icon and country music legend …

Willie Nelson

While Donald Trump berates Attorney General Jeff Sessions, who suffers? Immigrants

President Donald Trump has made it clear, once again, that he is dissatisfied with his handpicked attorney general, Jeff Sessions. “I don’t have an …

Opinion

Unforced errors: 'True to form,' Ted Cruz slaps 'socialist' label on Beto O'Rourke

There’s no error quite so cringeworthy as the unforced error, and in Friday night’s testy Texas Senate showdown, Sen. Ted Cruz and Rep. Beto O’Rourke …

Bernie Sanders

POLL: Who Won the First Ted Cruz vs. Beto O’Rourke Debate on September 21?

Now that the very first debate between Ted Cruz and Beto O’Rourke has come to a close, let us know who you think won. <b>Scroll down to the end of this</b> …

Ted Cruz

Best Twitter reactions from the Ted Cruz and Beto O'Rourke debate

Sen. Ted Cruz and Rep. Beto O’Rourke participated in a heated debate Friday night. Both candidates clashed on issues such as NFL players' protests, …

Ted Cruz

3 key themes in Ted Cruz and Beto O’Rourke’s first face-off

Cruz tried to define O’Rourke as a radical in their first debate for the Senate race in Texas. O’Rourke seemed unfazed.<p>Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) faced his Democratic challenger Rep. Beto O’Rourke in the first of a series of three debates Friday night. The discussion showed just how stark of a contrast …

Bernie Sanders

Letters: Bullying women, Judge Brett Kavanaugh, Bill Maher, socialism, moderates, Ken Paxton

What about your daughters?<p>Sens. John Cornyn and Ted Cruz, what would you do if your daughter or granddaughter had been attacked and sexually …

Opinion

Watch the latest from “Ground Game: Texas”

GROUND GAME: <b>TEXAS</b><p>Texas Senate seats have been red for a quarter century — Congressman Beto O’Rourke hopes to change that.<p>This real-time documentary …

Ted Cruz

Ted Cruz confronted at rally by mother of Santa Fe High School shooting victim

The mother of a student who was killed in the mass shooting at Santa Fe High School in May confronted Ted Cruz over gun reform at a campaign rally …

Ted Cruz

Where to watch the Ted Cruz and Beto O'Rourke debate in Dallas-Fort Worth

If you are still crossing your fingers for a seat at <i>Decision 2018: Texas U.S. Senate Debate</i> between Republican U.S. Senator Ted Cruz and Democratic …

Dallas

Here’s the Most Memorable Moment of the First Texas Senate Debate

If you wanted to summarize Friday’s Texas Senate debate between Democratic Rep. Beto O’Rourke and Republican Sen. Ted Cruz in just one exchange, it …

Liberal View

The Latest: Eshoo says Kavanaugh accuser has inner strength

The Latest on Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and a woman accusing him of sexually assaulting her decades ago (all times local):<p>11:20 a.m.<p>The …

Brett Kavanaugh

Cruz vs. Beto’s First Debate: What Time & Channel Is the Debate Tonight Near Me?

Tonight is the first long-awaited debate between Ted Cruz and Beto O’Rourke. Read on to learn all the details about how to watch the debate and what …

San Antonio

Ivanka Trump Visits Mesquite Walmart, Tries Virtual Reality Training

<b>MESQUITE (CBSDFW.COM) –</b> Ivanka Trump visited a Mesquite Walmart Friday to learn about the company’s workforce training program.President Trump’s …

Ivanka Trump

Economy Keeps Growing Even With Rising Oil Prices

<b>DALLAS (AP)</b> — America’s rediscovered prowess in oil production is shaking up old notions about the impact of higher crude prices on the U.S. …

Oil

Watch live: Texas Senate debate between Ted Cruz and Beto O'Rourke

The shadowboxing ends tonight when Sen. Ted Cruz and Rep. Beto O'Rourke meet in the first debate of a contentious and surprisingly competitive Texas …

Ted Cruz

Texas Senate showdown: what to watch in the first Ted Cruz-Beto O'Rourke debate

The shadowboxing ends Friday night when Sen. Ted Cruz and Rep. Beto O'Rourke meet in the first debate of a contentious and surprisingly competitive …

Texas

A ‘sex robot brothel’ plans to open in Texas — here’s why it’s entirely legal

The man who runs Kinky S Dolls, the Toronto company often referred to as a “sex robot brothel,” says that’s not his business model — now that reports …

Dallas