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  1. Congressional Dems request federal investigation of Abbott's persecution of Houston VotesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | Off the Kuff

    Democratic congressmen from Texas have asked the U.S. Department of Justice to investigate a raid by Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott's office that targeted a nonprofit voter registration group. The Dallas Morning News reported Aug. 31 on the attorney general's criminal investigation of Houston Votes, which was accused of election fraud.

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  2. EDITORIAL: State officials must speak out against proposed militia blockade of border bridgesRead the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | The Beaumont Enterprise

    First state officials did nothing to discourage the armed individuals and militias that decided they had to patrol the Texas-Mexico border to keep out illegal immigrants and drug traffickers.

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  3. Texas Group Fights Family DetentionRead the original story w/Photo

    14 min ago | KTRH-AM Houston

    Executive Director Bob Libal says his organization opposes plans for a 24-hundred bed center near Dilly, south of San Antonio. "For many reasons," Libal says, "this is a completely inappropriate decision.

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  4. Bob Smizik: Can hitting carry the Pirates?Read the original story w/Photo

    29 min ago | Post-gazette.com

    ... of Milwaukee, which also won. Atlanta, in a mini-collapse with 13 losses in its past 20 games, was swept by hapless Texas and trails the Pirates by four. The Pirates remain 3 1/2 games behind St. Louis in the NL Central. The Pirates begin a ...

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  5. Adoptability unclear for rescued Texas animalsRead the original story

    45 min ago | KXXV-TV Waco

    A Houston animal society says more than 100 animals rescued from a Santa Fe home are receiving veterinary care but may not be adopted. The Galveston Daily News reports the two men who live at the home are cooperating with authorities.

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  6. Study: 252,000 rely on pantries for foodRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    ... families each year. This includes 64,700 children and 68,800 adults. The numbers are according to a study by the East Texas Food Bank and Feeding America, the latter of which is a nationwide network of 200 food banks. "The results of this study ...

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  7. The NFL can learn from football coaches in TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Daily Republic

    ... are trying harder to get it right. It should come as a nice surprise that at least two of these schools are in Texas. Charlie Strong, the new coach at the University of Texas at Austin, has made his Core Values well-known: honesty, treat women with ...

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  8. City of El Paso may place new restrictions on payday loansRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | El Paso Times

    ... used as collateral, but if the borrower defaults, the car can be seized. Earlier this year, El Paso became the fourth Texas city to put a payday ordinance into effect, limiting payday loans to 20 percent of the borrower's gross monthly income and ...

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  9. Adrian Peterson's NFL Future Murky In Light of Child Abuse CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | I4U Future Technology News

    Peterson -- who was inactive for the Vikings' 30-7 loss to the visiting New England Patriots on Sept. 14 -- was charged "with one count of injury to a child" after he spanked his son with a switch last week, per The Minneapolis Star Tribune's Mike Kaszuba and Rochelle Olson: "The explosive legal case against Vikings star Adrian Peterson was laid out Saturday in Texas, making it clear that the running back will have to convince a jury that whipping his son was 'reasonable discipline.'

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  10. Hot TopicRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Austin Monthly

    ... local, sustainable direct to consumer produce, meats, dairy and... The Martin Museum of Art will host Henry McArdle: Texas Painter, Patriot, and Baylor Professor and Roy Hanscom: Containers exhibitions from August 12-September 21. On Saturday, ...

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  11. Texas man in critical condition following fallRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    Authorities say a college football fan remains in critical condition after falling more than 12 feet from the stands into a field-level suite during the Texas-UCLA game. A John Peter Smith Hospital spokeswoman released the man's condition Sunday and says he is in the intensive care unit.

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  12. Be careful what you wish for.Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Left Coast Sports Babe

    ... good thing about Browns win over the Saints. At least maybe we don't have to hear much about Johnny Manziel this year. Texas Solicitor General Jonathan Mitchell has asked a federal appeals court to allow the state to enforce a "surgical standards" ...

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  13. First Alert 25 Storm Tracker on the WebRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | KXXV-TV Waco

    First Alert 25 Storm Tracker on the Web - KXXV-TV News Channel 25 - Central Texas News and Weather for Waco, Temple, Killeen

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  14. NFL hot reads: Ten observations from Week 2Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | USA Today

    NFL hot reads: Ten observations from Week 2 USA TODAY Sports' Tom Pelissero breaks down the second Sunday of the NFL season with ten snap reactions. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1tU9JVF - The Jaguars actually might have been disappointed Redskins QB Robert Griffin III left early with a dislocated left ankle.

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  15. An Ode to Wallace Wade (The Stadium that is)Ryan NeuThe first time I...Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Chronicle

    ... on the field. I imagined that this was what it was like to attend a high school football game in a state aside from Texas. My friends and I lumped down the endless steps toward the front of the student section and prepared ourselves for our first ...

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  16. Americans express ambivalence over a new Mideast military plungeRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    ... in June to 71% in a poll released last week. But dozens of random interviews across the country, in red states like Texas, blue ones like New York and purple states like Iowa and Nevada, turn up far more nuance than the surveys might suggest, along ...

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  17. Here she is ... Miss America 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | USA Today

    ... away from being a dentist Miss Mississippi Jasmine Murray, who made it to the Top 13 on Season 8 of American Idol Miss Texas Monique Evans, who is focusing on health care Miss Tennessee Hayley Lewis plans to make sure to take in "every single aspect ...

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  18. Life & Entertainment - Miss America 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Daily Herald

    ... New York Kira Kazantsev displays her swimsuit during the Miss America 2015 pageant Sunday in Atlantic City, N.J. Miss Texas Monique Evans walks on stage during the swimsuit portion of the Miss America 2015 pageant Sunday in Atlantic City, N.J. Miss ...

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  19. Weekend recapsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Daily Texan

    ... in the season opening OFCC/Fighting Illini Invitational on Sunday. After finishing 28 over par as a team Friday, Texas overcame its tough first round, battling back and finishing with a final score total of 892 (308-288-296). "I am happy that we ...

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  20. Redefined Dance Company keeps hip-hop aliveRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Daily Texan

    ... inspired by traditional hip-hop styles. Redefined Dance Company was founded in 2007 to reestablish hip-hop dancing in Texas. Since then, the group has expanded and won the nationwide dance competition World of Dance two times in a row. In this ...

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