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  1. Ted Cruz advocates for human space explorationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | USA Today

    Texas Sen. Ted Cruz isn't a proponent of big government programs, but on Tuesday he championed NASA's human space exploration program as a national priority that deserves congressional support. Ted Cruz advocates for human space exploration WASHINGTON - Texas Sen. Ted Cruz isn't a proponent of big government programs, but on Tuesday he championed NASA's human space exploration program as a national priority that deserves congressional support.

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  2. The best restaurant in Texas: Only one pricey spot lands vaunted...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | CultureMap

    Houston, Austin and Dallas restaurants often land on "best of" lists, but only one Lone Star restaurant has been deemed worthy of five stars by the exclusive Forbes Travel Guide: Inn at Dos Brisas , a serene resort located in Washington, Texas, about halfway between Austin and Houston. In fact, the Dos Brisas restaurant was the only Texas establishment in any category to earn five stars.

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  3. Country Club Receptions to Host Wedding Show Weekend Feb. 28 and Mar. 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | PRWeb

    ... across the U.S. on February 28 and March 1; states with participating venues include California, New Mexico, Washington, Texas, Oregon, Tennessee, Georgia, and New Jersey. Over the course of Wedding Show Weekend, Country Club Receptions will give ...

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  4. Students Bring History to Life at Brazos Valley Regional History FairRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | KBTX-TV Bryan

    ... at the regional history fair hosted by hosted by Blinn College's Star of the Republic Museum on the grounds of Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site. First- and second-place winners qualified for Texas History Day in Austin in May, sponsored ...

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  5. Celebration of Independence Texas' humble beginnings at Washinton-on-the-Brazos.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | Texas Highways

    ... and fertile prairies, it's easy to understand why colonists arriving in the 1820s fell in love with the area. Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site is off of Farm to Market Road 1155 between Navasota and Brenham. The park is open daily from 8 ...

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  6. Celebrate Texas Independence Day on the very spot Where Texas Became TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | Gilmer Mirror

    All Texans are invited to a Texas-sized 179th birthday celebration at the Washington on the Brazos State Historic Site --the very spot "Where Texas Became Texas." It was there, on March 2, 1836, where 59 delegates bravely met at Washington, Texas to make a formal declaration of independence from Mexico.

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  7. Six TierPoint Data Centers Verified as SOC 2 - Type II CompliantRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | PRWeb

    ... adquarters in St. Louis, Mo., TierPoint operates 13 highly-redundant, Tier III plus data centers in the states of Washington, Texas, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Maryland, New York, Massachusetts and Connecticut. http://www.tierpoint.com

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  8. Texas executes killer from infamous prison break : February 05, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | Daily Times

    WASHINGTON Texas put to death on Wednesday the convicted killer of a policeman, who was also a member of the infamous "Texas Seven" gang that staged a notorious prison breakout, authorities said. Donald Newbury, 52, was executed by lethal injection soon after the US Supreme Court which had delayed it twice gave the green light.

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  9. UW President Michael Young to be president at Texas A&MRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    The president of the University of Washington will be the next president of Texas A&M University, the chancellor of the Texas A&M system announced Tuesday. The university's board of regents voted unanimously to offer Michael K. Young, 65, the job, although Texas law requires another vote in 21 days to confirm that choice.

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  10. UW President Michael Young leaving to head Texas A&M - Wed, 04 Feb 2015 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | The Spokesman-Review

    The president of the University of Washington will be the next president of Texas A&M University, the chancellor of the Texas A&M system announced Tuesday. The university's board of regents voted unanimously to offer Michael K. Young, 65, the job, although Texas law requires another vote in 21 days to confirm that choice.

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  11. UW president to take reins at Texas A&MRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 3 | The Columbian

    The president of the University of Washington will be the next president of Texas A&M University, the chancellor of the Texas A&M system announced Tuesday. The university's board of regents voted unanimously to offer Michael K. Young, 65, the job, although Texas law requires another vote in 21 days to confirm that choice.

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  12. UW President Michael Young to be president at Texas A&MRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 3 | HeraldNet

    In this 2013 photo, University of Washington president Michael Young talks to reporters before introducing a new head football coach at the school in Seattle. Young will be the next president at Texas A&M University.

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  13. UW President Michael Young headed to Texas A&M - Tue, 03 Feb 2015 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 3 | The Spokesman-Review

    Receive FREE access by logging in to or creating your Spokesman.com account. University of Washington President Michael K. Young is expected to take the helm of Texas A&M University this spring.

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  14. UPDATE 1-Health insurer Centene's profit beats as membership risesRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 3 | Reuters

    The company also said it expected premium and service revenue of $20.3 billion to $20.8 billion in 2015, up from $15.7 billion last year. Premium and service revenue rose 54 percent to $4.42 billion in the fourth quarter as Centene expanded in Florida, Ohio, Washington, Texas and Illinois.

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  15. Huskies morning links: Four-star recruit Chris Warren, son of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | Seattle Times

    Chris Warren , a four-star running back recruit from Rockwall, Texas, is scheduled to announce his college choice on national signing day next Wednesday, choosing between his four finalists: Washington, Texas, Texas Tech and Oklahoma State. UW is the outlier there, of course, and his interest in the Huskies was a bit surprising initially.

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  16. New Market Research Report: Symbion, Inc. - Pharmaceuticals &...Read the original story

    Jan 29, 2015 | PR-inside.com

    ... and other managed care organizations. It provides its services through network of surgery centers located in Washington, Texas, Tennessee, Rhode Island, Pennsylvania, North Carolina, New York, Mississippi, Massachusetts, and Kansas, among others. ...

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  17. Texas has the Third Most Regressive Tax System in the U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | Burnt Orange Report

    ... low-income family's budget than the wealthier family's. According to the ITEP report, "No income-tax states like Washington, Texas and Florida do, in fact, have average to low taxes overall. However, they are far from 'low-tax' for poor families. In ...

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  18. Oklahoma State football: Cowboys land verbal commitment from...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2015 | NewsOK.com

    ... sure as many Houston or Dallas-Fort Worth programs, but that wasn't reflected in Brown's recruitment. Notre Dame, Washington, Texas Tech and others offered scholarships.

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  19. Combs Defends Controversial Conservation ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2013 | Texas Tribune

    WASHINGTON Texas Comptroller Susan Combs on Tuesday defended a controversial program her office oversees to conserve the state's threatened dunes sagebrush lizard. The program is intended to protect the land where the lizards live by paying landowners to conserve their property - using funds from oil and gas companies that operate in the Permian Basin.

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  20. Washington State Senate bans open-carry guns in public galleryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2015 | Fox News

    ... stance on any possible change to the chamber rules would depend on its wording. Bob Calkins, a spokesman for the Washington State Patrol, said that Owen's office hasn't yet informed the patrol of the change. Calkins said that there will likely be a ...

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