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3 hrs ago | WMUR-TV Manchester
Texas Gov. Rick Perry made a trip to NH but says his focus is on the 2014 midterm elections.
7 hrs ago | WGAL-TV Lancaster
Rick Perry's lawyers pushed back against a central accusation by Democrats that the Texas governor's office was being investigated about questionable funding for a cancer research project.
8 hrs ago | The Wall Street Journal
Texas Gov. Rick Perry , considered a possible 2016 presidential contender, issued a stern call to arms Thursday for a more aggressive U.S. campaign against the Sunni militant group Islamic State , also referred to as ISIS.
The same day he was arraigned on abuse of power charges, Texas Governor Rick Perry kicked off a two-day visit to New Hampshire, fueling speculation about another presidential bid.
Country music star Jack Ingram is lending his singing voice to this summer's Don't mess with Texas litter prevention campaign with music written by songwriting legend Todd Snider.
How does a Democrat candidate for the highest office in the state become a nonperson at the "non-partisan" Texas Tribune? When that person's campaign goes into such a freefall that it becomes an embarrassment to even report on it.
Sounds that way from a news release Thursday from the state Republican Party, which announced recently indicted Texas Gov. Rick Perry would be in Columbia to headline a state GOP fundraiser on Wednesday, Aug. 27. Tickets are $25 for the 5:30 p.m. "Victory Tailgate" at First Citizens Cafe.
It is a message that reflects the pinch of the teacher shortage in a state where 80,000 new students enter the public school system each year - and the thriving business that has grown up around it.
Texas Gov. Rick Perry believes the jihadist group the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria may have already sent militants across the U.S.-Mexican border.
ISIS offered to swap James Foley for 'Lady Al Qaeda': Terrorists wanted return of MIT-educated neuroscientist caught with plans for dirty bomb, Ebola and chemical weapon 'that spared children' Revealed, James Foley was an ISIS 'whipping boy': Jihadists discovered pictures of his USAF officer brother on his laptop and tortured him with mock ... (more)
Navy Adm. William McRaven formalized his transition from a top U.S. military commander to academic leader Thursday, officially accepting the job as chancellor of the University of Texas System.
In the week since he was indicted for abuse of power and public coercion, Texas Gov. Rick Perry and his supporters have insisted the charges against the Republican governor are politically motivated.
For 100 bucks you get access to an Internet channel where she'll blather about things like the war on Christmas.
Here in Walkerstan I am celebrating very good news about my personal heath and well being.
With three weeks until primary polls open, the three Democrats vying to succeed Gov. Deval Patrick on Tuesday debated everything from the legalization of marijuana to indicted Texas Gov. Rick Perry and casinos.
Despite a last-ditch protest from a state lawmaker, Texas' only radioactive waste dump is poised to get permission to dramatically expand its capacity, take in new types of waste and reduce its financial liability should its owner suddenly close up shop.
Updated: Sat Aug 23, 2014 10:42 am
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