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  1. Woman downs 3 steak dinners in 20 minutesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 min ago | El Paso Times

    Molly Schuyler tears apart pieces of a 72 ounce steak on April 19 in Amarillo, Texas. AMARILLO >> A competitive eater has conquered three 72-ounce steak dinners in about 20 minutes during a food challenge held at a restaurant in Amarillo, Texas.


  2. Austin Food + Wine Festival Chef Questionnaire: Allison JenkinsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 min ago | Austin Monthly

    ... seen before. Allison Jenkins , executive chef at East Side French eatery laV, will be participating in the Taste of Texas kick-off. My name is Allison Jenkins . I am a chef at laV Restaurant + Wine Bar . One local place you should eat at (besides my ...


  3. Airplanes get a faceliftRead the original story

    16 min ago | Texarkana Gazette

    Nellie Doneva/The Abilene Reporter-News via AP Airman Stephen Glindez, left, Sr. Airman Glenn Brandl, bottom, and Airman Sean Simpson refresh the paint on a military airplane on display Monday at Dyess Air Force Base in Abilene, Texas.


  4. Make My DayINDIANA'S Official State Beverage is ... Water?Read the original story

    17 min ago | American Reporter

    ... in this cross-border metroplex of 2.4 million people now emphasize boot and saddle shops and cowboy ghost towns on the Texas side instead of evening Mexican dining and daylight Emiliano Zapata tours on the Juarez side. Families blog in the El Paso ...


  5. Site changes for Class 6A state golf tournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    18 min ago | NewsOK.com

    Ongoing course repairs at the University of Texas Golf Club have forced the Class 6A state championships to be shifted to another venue. The high school competition from April 27-28 has been moved to the Legacy Hills Golf Club in Georgetown, a University Interscholastic League spokeswoman said Monday.


  6. UCLA football coach Jim Mora mum on Soso Jamabo's legal troublesRead the original story w/Photo

    20 min ago | The Press-Enterprise

    ... it is unclear if Jamabo will make it to Westwood as scheduled. Early Sunday morning, Jamabo, 19, was arrested in Kemp, Texas, on charges of drinking alcohol and fleeing police in a vehicle, according to online records. He was booked at 1:28 a.m. CT, ...


  7. Brasch WordsTHE Resurrection of IntoleranceRead the original story

    20 min ago | American Reporter

    ... committing violent acts.Our foes around the world must be cheerring them on, knowing that dividing America - and Texas Gov. Rick Perry has even talked publicly of seccession - would fatally weaken its federal compact. David Neiwert, an award-winning ...


  8. Senate OKs border security bill without immigrant crackdownsRead the original story w/Photo

    21 min ago | KXAN-TV Austin

    A sweeping border security package that is a priority of Republican Gov. Greg Abbott has passed the Senate without divisive immigrant crackdowns. Republican state Sen. Brian Birdwell said Monday he wouldn't allow contentious "sanctuary cities" or anti-Texas DREAM Act proposals to be tacked onto the main border security bill that now moves closer to Abbott's desk.


  9. Storylines to watch: Texas State vs. TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    22 min ago | The University Star

    For the next three weeks, the Texas State baseball team will play in front of opposing fans. The next home game is May 8 against Arkansas State.


  10. New manhole covers promote environmental responsibilityRead the original story w/Photo

    23 min ago | The University Star

    ... the street goes into the river and affects the wildlife and everything that depends on the water," Williams said. The Texas blind salamander is one of the most well-known species in the San Marcos River. The San Marcos salamander lives in the ...


  11. Oil Price Collapse Means Texas Is Still Losing Jobs, J.P. Morgan Economist SaysRead the original story w/Photo

    25 min ago | Wall Street Journal

    There's a saying: Don't mess with Texas. But that's not stopping J.P. Morgan Chase's Michael Feroli .


  12. Toyota's new Plano plans: Bigger building, test trackRead the original story w/Photo

    27 min ago | WFAA-TV Dallas

    Toyota's new Plano plans: Bigger building, test track The Japanese carmaker has just increased the size of its new headquarters by 19 percent Check out this story on WFAA.com: http://on.wfaa.com/1yMUWns PLANO - It is arguably the most buzzed-about piece of property in North Texas. At just under 100 acres on Legacy Drive at Highway 121, Toyota has started building it's new North American headquarters, where it says roughly 4,000 employees will soon be working.


  13. 100-carat diamond could bring $25M at auctionRead the original story w/Photo

    33 min ago | KAUZ

    ... daughter fled a Birmingham suburb to join Islamic State militants in Syria after being recruited via the Internet. Texas-based Blue Bell Creameries is recalling all of its products on the market after two samplings of chocolate chip cookie dough ice ...


  14. Texas Senate OKs school vouchers, but bill faces tough House voteRead the original story w/Photo

    33 min ago | Dallas Morning News

    ... going to keep paying for it." The bill is modeled after a Florida program that started in 2010. Under the proposal, Texas students would receive tuition scholarships equal to 75 percent of the average funding per pupil in public schools, estimated ...


  15. Fears of martial law raised over Jade Helm 15 military operationRead the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago | Examiner.com

    ... to fruition in the US," one person said on Twitter Monday. Some claimed to have spotted Turkish troops operating in Texas. Some have said the recently-reported Wal-Mart closures in Texas, California, Florida and Oklahoma are part of the drill. ...


  16. Runoff will fill vacant San Antonio seat in Texas HouseRead the original story

    38 min ago | KAUZ

    A runoff election in western San Antonio will decide a successor for state Rep. Jose Menendez, who left his post in February to become a Texas senator. Ex-Bexar County prosecutor Ina Minjarez is facing off with fellow Democrat and former San Antonio City Council member Delicia Herrera.


  17. Blue Bell Creameries issues recall of all productsRead the original story

    50 min ago | KXXV-TV Waco

    ... daughter fled a Birmingham suburb to join Islamic State militants in Syria after being recruited via the Internet. Texas-based Blue Bell Creameries is recalling all of its products on the market after two samplings of chocolate chip cookie dough ice ...


  18. Basketball: UNT nabs women's hoops transfer from UTRead the original story w/Photo

    57 min ago | Denton Record-Chronicle

    Nekia Jones, a 5-11 forward from Beaumont who left Texas' program this spring, has elected to continue her career with the Mean Green. Jones announced her intentions to play for UNT on her Twitter account on Monday afternoon.


  19. Brasch WordsBANNING the First AmendmentRead the original story

    57 min ago | American Reporter

    ... extremely influential straw poll with 37% of the vote - more than twice the total of his two nearest challengers, Texas Gov. Rick Perry and former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney. AR Photo: Ted Manna The founder of Godfather Pizza more than doubled ...


  20. Two seek Dish mayor's seatRead the original story w/Photo

    57 min ago | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... hours of community service to this town in the last four years alone. I bring more than 30 years' experience as a Texas licensed real estate broker, with legal training, contract training, negotiation training, residential and commercial ...