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Election Resource Guide: Early voting locations, polling places and sample ballots

Election Resource Guide: Early voting locations, polling places and sample ballotsEarly voting locations, polling places and sample ballots
  • News
  • 2 days, 11 hours ago
Local

Houston changes approach to sermon subpoenas

Houston changes approach to sermon subpoenasCity attorneys have backed off a request to obtain sermons but have refused to withdraw subpoenas seeking other information from five Houston pastors who publicly opposed an ordinance banning discrimination against gay and transgender residents.
  • Local
  • 5 days ago
Nation Now

Supreme Court rules Texas can enforce voter ID law

Supreme Court rules Texas can enforce voter ID lawSupreme Court rules Texas can enforce voter ID law
  • Nation Now
  • 4 days, 15 hours ago
Nation

Pentagon building rapid-response Ebola team

Pentagon building rapid-response Ebola teamThirty-person Ebola strike force will include 20 nurses, five physicians and five protocol trainers.
  • Nation
  • 3 days, 9 hours ago
Washington

Supreme Court's 2014 term off to a stealthy start

Supreme Court's 2014 term off to a stealthy startThe justices' most important decisions this month are shrouded in secrecy.
  • Washington
  • 4 days, 15 hours ago
Politics

Do you have a liberal or conservative name?

Do you have a liberal or conservative name?The folks at the Silicon Valley political startup Crowdpac have found a yet another way to have fun with campaign-finance data.
  • Politics
  • 5 days, 3 hours ago
Nation

Suspect in White House breach faces more charges

Suspect in White House breach faces more chargesPolice say Omar Gonzalez scaled a fence and entered the White House.
  • Nation
  • 6 days, 5 hours ago
Politics

Backlash continues against mayor over controversial subpoenas

Backlash continues against mayor over controversial subpoenasU.S. Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, visited with pastors Thursday and said the city "crossed the line."
  • Politics
  • 6 days, 3 hours ago
Washington

No. 2 official at Justice Department to resign

No. 2 official at Justice Department to resignDeputy Attorney General James Cole will leave DOJ after roughly four years at the department.
  • Washington
  • 6 days, 6 hours ago
Politics

Justices stop parts of Texas abortion law

Justices stop parts of Texas abortion lawThe Supreme Court on Tuesday blocked key parts of a 2013 law in Texas that had closed all but eight facilities providing abortions
  • Politics
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
News

Interactive: Texas election outlook

Interactive: Texas election outlookA look at what the experts are predicting for the upcoming November election in Texas
  • News
  • 1 month ago
News

Interactive: Outlook for 2014 elections

Interactive: Outlook for 2014 electionsWhat the experts are predicting for 2014 elections around the country
  • News
  • 1 month ago
Politics

Davis wheelchair ad getting national attention

Davis wheelchair ad getting national attentionIt's not the ad, but voters that will have the last word.
  • Politics
  • 1 week ago
Politics

Davis says controversial ad 'incredibly effective'

Davis says controversial ad 'incredibly effective'Davis confirmed that she previewed the ad before it aired, and said she has no regrets for airing it
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  • 1 week ago
Politics

Appeals court reinstates Texas voter ID law

Appeals court reinstates Texas voter ID lawA federal appeals court on Tuesday reinstated Texas' tough voter ID law for the November election
  • Politics
  • 1 week ago
News

Obama gets update on latest Ebola developments

Obama gets update on latest Ebola developmentsObama also is having federal authorities take more steps to make sure hospitals and health care providers are ready to follow the proper procedures in dealing with an Ebola patient
  • News
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Politics

New Clinton Documents Shed Light On Lewinsky Fallout

New Clinton Documents Shed Light On Lewinsky FalloutAbout 10,000 pages of Clinton administration records were released Friday
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  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Politics

Local Republicans and Democrats react to federal judge order blocking voter ID law

Local Republicans and Democrats react to federal judge order blocking voter ID lawAn appeal is now pending.
  • Politics
  • 1 week, 5 days ago
Politics

Federal judge files injunction against Texas voter ID law

Federal judge files injunction against Texas voter ID lawU.S. District Judge Nelva Gonzales Ramos filed her one-paragraph order Saturday in Corpus Christi
  • Politics
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Washington

GOP nominee: Single moms drive gap in N.J. Senate race

GOP nominee: Single moms drive gap in N.J. Senate raceUnmarried women, especially single moms, are dependent on government benefits, Challenger Jeff Bell says.
  • Washington
  • 1 week, 6 days ago
Politics

First lady records radio ad for Wendy Davis

First lady records radio ad for Wendy DavisFirst lady Michelle Obama has recorded a radio ad for Texas Democratic gubernatorial hopeful Wendy Davis.
  • Politics
  • 1 week, 6 days ago
Washington

White House will push piecemeal cybersecurity bills

White House will push piecemeal cybersecurity billsWhite House changes strategy on passing cybersecurity legislation.
  • Washington
  • 1 week, 6 days ago
Washington

N.J. begins step 2 for heroin addicts saved by antidote

N.J. begins step 2 for heroin addicts saved by antidoteFollow-up treatment for drug addiction extremely important, officials find.
  • Washington
  • 1 week, 6 days ago
World

Tiny Uruguay plays big role in Syria refugee crisis

Tiny Uruguay plays big role in Syria refugee crisisPresident Jose Mujica wants to help ease the load that Syria's neighbors have borne.
  • World
  • 1 week, 6 days ago
The Oval

Obama to stump for Conn. governor

Obama to stump for Conn. governorPresident Obama will appear at his first campaign rally in more than 11 months.
  • The Oval
  • 1 week, 6 days ago
Texas

Abortion clinic closes after confusion over ruling

Abortion clinic closes after confusion over rulingThe only remaining abortion clinic in Texas west of San Antonio has closed
  • Texas
  • 2 weeks ago
Texas

High court rejects appeal from mentally ill killer

High court rejects appeal from mentally ill killerThe U.S. Supreme Court has refused to consider an appeal from a Texas death row inmate
  • Texas
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Politics

Supreme Court denies gay marriage appeals

Supreme Court denies gay marriage appealsThe Supreme Court faced one of the biggest issues in its history Monday and turned its back.
  • Politics
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Washington

Panetta: '30-year war' and a leadership test for Obama

Panetta: '30-year war' and a leadership test for ObamaPanetta sees a long battle against ISIS that will test U.S. resolve and Obama's leadership
  • Washington
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Washington

Supreme Court term starts slow but could 'explode'

Supreme Court term starts slow but could 'explode'The Supreme Court opens its 2014 term today with potentially historic cases in the offing.
  • Washington
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Nation

Parents of ISIL hostage release excerpts of son's letter

Parents of ISIL hostage release excerpts of son's letterAbdul-Rahman Kassig said he is 'scared to die,' in letter to parents.
  • Nation
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Nation

Oldest man in Congress recovering from car wreck

Oldest man in Congress recovering from car wreckRep. Ralph Hall of Texas, the oldest man in Congress, is expected to make a full recovery after being injured in a car accident over the weekend.
  • Nation
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Texas

President Carter visits Texas for home-building gathering

President Carter visits Texas for home-building gatheringIt's a big week for supporters of Habitat for Humanity in Dallas and Fort Worth
  • Texas
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Washington

Have '2nd-term blues' hit the Secret Service?

Have '2nd-term blues' hit the Secret Service?White House veteran Leon Panetta: Have 'second-term blues' hit the Secret Service?
  • Washington
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Nation

Lawsuit: State trooper preached during traffic stop

Lawsuit: State trooper preached during traffic stopWoman says state trooper pitched Christianity to her, violating her rights.
  • Nation
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Politics

Obama aide: We're on top of Ebola, S. Service issues

Obama aide: We're on top of Ebola, S. Service issuesSenior adviser Dan Pfeiffer said "there is no country in the world better prepared" to confront the spread of Ebola than the United States
  • Politics
  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago