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  1. UTC Men's Hoops: Brooks Savage, Alex Wharton PromotedRead the original story

    5 min ago | Chattanoogan.com

    ... two years while finishing his degree at Houston. He played at Grayson College, a two-year program in his home state of Texas. Season tickets are available for the 2014-15 campaign. The 17 home dates include Georgia and UAB along with an exciting ...

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  2. Where the jobs are: The new blue collarRead the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | The News-Star

    ... is expected to add more than 100,000 middle-skill jobs by 2017, with 40% paying $20 per hour or more. Several other Texas metros - Dallas, McAllen, Austin, Killeen and San Antonio - are among those expecting the fastest growth in middle-skill jobs. ...

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  3. Fourth LNG export project gains approvalRead the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | Business Journal

    LNG export terminals conditionally approved by the U.S. Department of Energy to export to non-free trade agreement nations: 1. Houston's Cheniere Energy Inc.'s Sabine Pass Liquefaction LLC at the Sabine Pass in Louisiana 2. Houston-based Freeport LNG Expansion LP in Freeport, Texas 3. Houston-based Lake Charles Exports LLC in Lake Charles, La. 4. Dominion Cove Point LNG LP in Lusby, Md.

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  4. Update on Legislative HearingsRead the original story

    10 min ago | Alice24-7.com

    When the Texas Legislature is not in Session, we meet to study issues that are impacting the state and consider ways to improve state government. The issues we study are determined by the Speaker of the House and the results of these meetings are compiled into a report.

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  5. Off-Duty Secret Service Agent Stopped White House Intruder: ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    14 min ago | Switched

    ... in 2002 of capital murder, carrying a sentence of life in prison with possible parole. As of July 2006, however, a Texas jury found her not guilty by reason of insanity. Known as the "Long Island Lolita," Fisher became involved with Joey Buttafuoco ...

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  6. Lessons for the presidential aspirantsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 min ago | The Washington Post

    Texas Gov. Rick Perry speaks during a rally supporting Israel in front of city hall in Dallas, Texas in July. For starters, arrogance is one's undoing.

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  7. Perry: I was 'arrogant' during 2012 runRead the original story w/Photo

    14 min ago | The Hill

    Texas Gov. Rick Perry blamed his failed 2012 presidential bid on an "arrogant" mindset Tuesday, saying he had not prepared for his run. "Preparation to run for the highest office in this country and the most influential position in the world requires an extensive amount of preparation, whether it's domestic policy, whether it's monetary policy, whether it's foreign policy," said Perry in an interview on MSNBC's "Morning Joe."

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  8. Second Texas-Oklahoma 345 kV transmission project doneRead the original story w/Photo

    15 min ago | Utility Products

    Utility crews have finished a second 345-kV transmission line between the Texas Panhandle and Oklahoma to provide more export capacity for wind power . Xcel Energy in Amarillo on Monday announced completion of the estimated 200-mile line from near Abernathy, Texas, to Woodward, Oklahoma.

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  9. CDC headed to Dallas for potential Ebola responseRead the original story w/Photo

    18 min ago | Business Journal

    The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is sending a team to Dallas in case a patient being evaluated for Ebola at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital tests positive for the deadly virus. Results of the test are expected today.

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  10. Hunter Hayes Adds Dates To Upcoming TourRead the original story w/Photo

    19 min ago | BOB 94.9

    ... now begin with a performance at the Best Buy Theater in New York on October 28th. His other new stop is in Dallas, Texas on November 29th. Hayes' opener for the new opening night will be The Railers, while Dan + Shay will be the only warm up act for ...

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  11. Mom accused of biting baby, causing severeaRead the original story w/Photo

    33 min ago | KHOU-TV Houston

    ... 24, is accused of biting her baby, striking him with an unknown object and throwing him to the ground. HIGHLANDS, Texas - A Highlands mom was arrested Monday after her baby son was rushed to a Houston hospital by Life Flight. Dawn Elizabeth Greene, ...

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  12. Neil Diamond says 'Hello Again' to Austin with first concert tour in six yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    33 min ago | CultureMap

    It's been six long years, but music icon Neil Diamond is finally going out on tour again in 2015, including a stop at the Frank Erwin Center on April 19. The Neil Diamond Tour 2015 will visit 30 cities across North America, starting in Allentown, Pennsylvania on February 27. In addition to Austin, Diamond will make two other stops in Texas: Houston on May 26 and Dallas on May 28. Diamond is touring in support of his first new album in four years, Melody Road , which will be released on October 21. Melody Road is also his first album of all-new material since 2008's Home Before Dark , which was the first No. 1 album of his career.

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  13. Livestream: Demographic Change and the Digital DivideRead the original story

    38 min ago | Texas Tribune

    We're livestreaming Texas Tribune CEO and Editor-in-Chief Evan Smith's conversation on how technology is transforming Texas with state Rep. Larry Gonzales , R-Round Rock, Austin Free-Net Executive Director Juanita Budd, Connected Texas Executive Director Don Shirley and former state Rep. Mark Strama , who now heads Google Fiber in Austin. Disclosure: This series of conversations is sponsored by Google.

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  14. David Paterson Trashes Rob Astorino for Fund-Raising With 'Oops' Rick PerryRead the original story w/Photo

    39 min ago | The New York Observer

    Ex-Gov. David Paterson and State Democrats ripped into Republican Rob Astorino today for fund-raising with Texas Gov. Rick Perry, highlighting Mr. Perry's gaffe-filled presidential run. Mr. Paterson, the chair of the State Democratic Party, also sought to tie Mr. Astorino, the Westchester County executive and rival of Gov. Andrew Cuomo, to Mr. Perry's conservative record, calling Mr. Astorino's appearance with the "ultraconservative" Texas governor "bizarre."

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  15. Predicting award winners at the quarter markRead the original story w/Photo

    40 min ago | NFL

    We've reached the quarter mark of the 2014 NFL season -- and this is the perfect time to recognize the standouts from the first four weeks. While things will certainly change going forward, and while it's true that the six teams with a Week 4 bye have played just three games, we've gotten a good enough sample size to put together an early ballot for the top individual honors in the league.

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  16. Rice expert says Texas Democrats have an 'Anglo problem'Read the original story

    45 min ago | PressReleasePoint

    While substantial "ink and bytes" have been devoted to the GOP's "Hispanic problem," a forthcoming report from Rice University political scientist Mark Jones finds that Texas Democrats face an uphill battle with an "Anglo problem" in the Lone Star State. Jones, the Joseph D. Jamail Chair in Latin American Studies, professor and chair of political science and fellow in political science at Rice's Baker Institute, analyzed data from gubernatorial elections since 1990 and found that Democrats' support has declined with white voters over the years.

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  17. Immigrant sanctuary effort may head to TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    47 min ago | KGNS-TV Laredo

    Faith-based leaders in Texas could be asked to open their churches and other places of worship to undocumented immigrants at risk for deportation as part of a growing national movement. And while some leaders say they would consider such a request - as some Texas churches did in a similar movement decades ago - others say they have been providing such shelter for years.

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  18. New medical tenant nabs one of last available spaces in Winrock exteriorRead the original story w/Photo

    49 min ago | Business Journal

    ... operate locations at Cottonwood Mall and in Santa Fe at the Santa Fe Place shopping center. There are two locations in Texas - also in malls - one each in Midland and Odessa. The Winrock deal for 2,700 square feet was done by Kira Wege with ...

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  19. Oklahoma Beheading: Nothing to See HereRead the original story w/Photo

    49 min ago | Commentary Magazine

    The beheading last week of a 54-year-old woman and the attempted beheading of a second by a radicalized Muslim convert in Oklahoma is certainly an outrage. But as so often happens with such cases, the event itself has quickly become obscured by a secondary outrage as the authorities display an almost compulsive need to push a farcical politically correct line about what really happened.

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  20. Kirkus announces finalists for its first $50,000 book prizesRead the original story w/Photo

    54 min ago | Los Angeles Times

    ... but only one winner among those subcategories will be named. The winner in each category, to be announced in Austin, Texas, on Oct. 23, will receive $50,000. This makes the prize one of the most lucrative in literature; the National Book Award and ...

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