The Jeff Ward Show

Texas Sen. Ted Cruz became the first major Republican candidate to declare himself officially in the 2016 presidential race. In announcing his presidential ambition Monday, Cruz r epeated a number of dubious claims we have heard before, and a few we haven't. Some highlights: •...
(Bloomberg) -- U.S. Supreme Court justices found no easy answers as they considered whether Texas officials must issue a license plate depicting the Confederate battle flag. Hearing arguments Monday in Washington, the justices worked to find a middle ground -- with few signs of...
A Leander woman has been accused of having sex with a 16-year-old boy, according to an arrest affidavit. Michelle Lee Kiesel, 21, was charged Wednesday with sexual assault of a child. The boy told police he met Kiesel when he was 13 years old behind a Dollar General Store in...
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — An Arkansas lawmaker who gave away his adopted daughters to a man who later sexually assaulted one of them voted Friday to make such transfers a felony punishable by up to five years in prison. Rep. Justin Harris didn't speak as the House passed two laws...
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — An Arkansas lawmaker who gave away his adopted daughters to a man who later sexually assaulted one of them voted Friday to make such transfers a felony punishable by up to five years in prison. Rep. Justin Harris didn't speak as the House passed two laws...
Austin-area single-family home sales and the median home-sale price hit all-time highs for the month of February, the Austin Board of Realtors said Friday. The board said 1,775 single-family homes were sold in Central Texas last month, up about 5 percent from February 2014 and...
She wants to bury the blue dress. Monica Lewinsky gave a TED Talk at the 2015 event in Vancouver, Canada, on Thursday, Mar. 19, during which she brought up her infamous affair with former President Bill Clinton back in 1998, while she was a White House intern and he was the...
New mom Mendes imparted this wisdom to Extra’ s AJ Calloway, as she talked a little bit about her new bundle of joy, daughter Esmeralda, six months, with Ryan Gosling. The actress, 41, confessed she’s getting some sleep these days, but not as much as she’d like, saying the baby...
(CNN) The president whose major policy achievement is mandatory health insurance thinks maybe voting should be mandatory, too. Asked how to offset the influence of big money in politics, President Barack Obama suggested it's time to make voting a requirement. "Other countries...