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(Washington, DC) -- Members of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus will soon meet with President Obama to talk about the southwest border crisis. Texas Democrat Ruben Hinojosa , called it a humanitarian crisis with no easy answers. Hinojosa chairs the Hispanic Caucus. The...
(Undated) -- Three big companies are making this a great day to love Slurpees, chicken, and doughnuts. 7-11 is offering free Slurpees today because it's July 11th, the 7th month and eleventh day. Chick-fil-A will give you a free breakfast, lunch or dinner combo meal if you dress...
(Spring, TX) -- The man accused of killing six Houston area family members will be court today. Ron Haskell is charged with capital murder in the execution-style shooting deaths of Stephen and Katy Stay and four of their five children. Police in Spring, Texas believe Haskell...
(Undated) -- New information from immigration courts indicates many of the children crossing into the U.S. illegally from Central America will stay in this country. The "Wall Street Journal" reports very few of the children actually will be sent home, based on immigration data...
(Washington, DC) -- House Speaker John Boehner is repeating a call to send National Guard troops to the U.S.-Mexican border. In a Capitol briefing, Boehner said the troops can help deal with the humanitarian crisis at the southwest border as tens of thousands of Central American...
(Undated) -- President Obama is using his bully pulpit to help small businesses. Today the President will meet with representatives from Apple, AT&T, Coca Cola, and Johnson & Johnson to spotlight a pledge they made to pay smaller suppliers within 15 days. Obama and his...
(Austin, TX) -- Another case of a rare Caribbean virus is turning up in Texas. The "Austin American-Statesman" reports an 18-year-old contracted chikungunya while on a mission trip in Haiti. A Williamson County man was recently diagnosed with the disease. It cannot be passed...
(Undated) -- President Obama isn't on the ballot this fall but he has another nomination. The President's appearance on Funny or Die's "Between Two Ferns" has gotten the program nominated for an Emmy. The President's interview with comedian Zach Galifianakis is nominated in the...
(Merrillville, IN) -- A suspect is in custody after two elderly people were found dead, including one at the Methodist Hospital in Merrillville, Indiana, causing an early morning lockdown. Merrilville Police Department's Chief of Detectives Robert Wiley says they do not believe...