Glenn Beck

The Recording Academy announced its 2021 Grammy nominations on Tuesday, with Beyonce, rising pop star Dua Lipa and stoner superstar Post Malone leading a diffuse field.

Beyonce features on two songs in the record of the year category, which essentially rewards the year's best single: the remix of Megan Thee Stallion's "Savage" and her own "Black Parade." The latter was also nominated for song of the year, which is awarded to the winner's songwriters.

Republican presidential hopeful Ted Cruz closed out a weekend filled with Oklahoma visits by candidates hoping to win the state’s primary election Tuesday, and eventually the White House in November.

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Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz will visit Oklahoma again this weekend, just days ahead of the all-important Super Tuesday primary.

Cruz will make stops in Tulsa, Oklahoma City, and Lawton on Sunday. All events will be open to the public. He'll be joined at the Oklahoma City event by Glenn Beck and Oklahoma Governor Mary Fallin. Beck will also attend the Tulsa and Lawton events.

WHEN: Sunday, February 28 at 12:30 p.m.
WHERE: Central Park Hall at Expo Square, 4145 E 21st St. in Tulsa

The rise of Donald Trump as a Republican presidential candidate has surprised many pundits, but not conservative commentator Glenn Beck.

Trump has widened his lead over other Republican presidential candidates in public opinion polls. Other non-professional politicians, including Dr. Ben Carson, a brain surgeon, and Carly Fiorina, the former head of Hewlett-Packard, have also shot ahead of politicians in the polls.

Voters are angry, and they "want somebody just to say it the way they think it — especially if they say it in a non-politically correct way," Beck says.

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