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  1. Blue Bell recalls all products nationwideRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Star-Telegram.com

    Blue Bell Creameries told retailers Monday to pull all its products from stores nationwide because of the potential of listeriosis contamination, its first retail recall since bacteria in the company's products were linked to illnesses last month. The latest and largest recall by the 108-year-old Texas company includes ice cream, frozen yogurt, sherbet and frozen snacks manufactured at all its facilities.

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  2. Abbott still opposes Medicaid expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Star-Telegram.com

    After news that billions of federal dollars for hospitals could be in jeopardy if the state does not expand its public health insurance program to cover more low-income Texans, Gov. Greg Abbott reiterated his opposition to Medicaid expansion - a tenet of President Barack Obama's signature healthcare law - and accused the administration of "coercive tactics against the States." "Medicaid expansion is wrong for Texas," Abbott said Monday in a news release, lambasting the law known as Obamacare as a "massive expansion of an already broken and bloated Medicaid program."

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  3. Fan FavoriteRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Star-Telegram.com

    ... "I was so flattered. I'm a cheap date." Flagg, a nationally known actress and author, was thrilled to be heading to Texas, where part of her newest book, The All-Girl Filling Station's Last Reunion , is set. The Friends of the Library chose Flagg's ...

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  4. Canelo: We Have The Right Strategy To Beat KirklandRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Boxing Scene

    Mexican superstar Canelo Alvarez today hosted a media workout at the House of Boxing in San Diego in advance of his fight against Texas titan James "Mandingo Warrior" Kirkland on May 9 at Minute Maid Park in Houston, Texas and telecast live on HBO World Championship Boxing . Oscar De La Hoya, President and Founder of Golden Boy Promotions, Canelo Alvarez' manager and co-trainer, Chepo Reynoso and head trainer Eddy Reynoso were all on hand for today's media day.

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  5. A ship navigates the Houston Ship Channel behind the San Jacinto...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Houston Chronicle

    ... it - today on the anniversary of the battle of San Jacinto, 179 years ago. Even in the midst of the Great Depression, Texas had the willpower to commemorate those who fought in its war of independence by building the San Jacinto Monument. The ...

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  6. Blue Bell expands recall to all of its productsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Houston Chronicle

    Brenham-based Blue Bell Creameries is pulling all of its products from the shelves after more ice cream samples tested positive for a life-threatening bacterial infection. The voluntary decision, announced Monday, is the latest and most sweeping development to plague the Texas business icon since a recall last month, the first in the company's 108-year history.

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  7. Businesses forecast rebound from sluggish first quarter; West View...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Post-gazette.com

    ... store, in Pico Rivera, Calif., has been a hotbed for worker protests. The other stores are in Midland and Livingston, Texas; Tulsa, Okla.; and Brandon, Fla. Kathleen McKenzie joined the board of the Carnegie Science Center. She is vice president of ...

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  8. Open thread for night owls. Baker: Maybe people don't want policies that rig the deck for the richRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    ... , Transportation , or White House . If your diary is specific to a state, consider adding the state ( California , Texas , etc). Keep in mind, though, that there are many wonderful and important diaries that don't fit in any of these tags. Don't ...

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  9. Texas home insurers see another strong year but still seek limits on lawsuitsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Dallas Morning News

    Texas home insurers, led by the three largest companies, racked up a third straight year of healthy profits in 2014, thanks to higher rates and low levels of stormy weather across the state. But the industry is still seeking legislation that would curb the ability of homeowners to sue insurers for unpaid claims or unfair practices.

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  10. TxDOT says all TxTag refunds have been issuedRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KXAN-TV Austin

    The Texas Department of Transportation said Monday all refunds and credits to wrongly-billed TxTag customers have been taken care of. TxDOT has been crediting customer accounts since February, sending refund checks to people who incurred late fees over the past few years due to billing issues, and those who have TxTag stickers but also received a bill in the mail.

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  11. Tumlin Eyes - Texas' ... and would house it in new DMDA parking deckRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | MDJonline.com

    LOOK OUT, KENNESAW! Marietta is out to do some "hijacking" of its own! Kennesaw Mayor Mark Mathews isn't the only Cobb leader hoping to get his hands on the historic steam engine "The Texas," which figured prominently in "The Great Locomotive Chase" here during the Civil War.

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  12. Texas holds annual Academic Awards Presentation for athletesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KXAN-TV Austin

    "I thank them for, they're not just seeing what we're doing on the fields as athletes and on the courts," football's Sedrick Flower said. "We're students.

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  13. Dashcam catches Texas officers rescuing man from burning SUVRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KXAN-TV Austin

    Dramatic video caught over the weekend on a police dashboard camera showed a pair of Mesquite police officers pulling an unconscious man from a burning SUV. According to the officer, the driver's clothes were starting to catch fire and his leg was broken.

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  14. Blue Bell Creameries issues recall of all productsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Amarillo.com

    Texas-based Blue Bell Creameries issued a voluntary recall Monday night for all of its products on the market after two samples of chocolate chip cookie dough ice cream tested positive for listeriosis. The company "can't say with certainty" how the bacteria was introduced to the manufacturing line, Blue Bell's chief executive Paul Kruse said in a statement.

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  15. Sweeping border bill approved by SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Chron

    The Texas Senate on Monday easily approved an omnibus border security bill that would give major new powers to the Department of Public Safety officers and Texas Army National Guard troops along the U.S.-Mexico border in their long-standing battle with drug cartels and human traffickers. Granbury Republican Sen. Brian Birdwell 's wide-ranging $800 million proposal would allow DPS to hire retired officers to assist with background checks and create a new multi-agency crime information-sharing network based in the Rio Grande Valley.

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  16. Baseball HC: The Short ListRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Burnt Orange Nation

    ... want to be a head coach? Seems perfectly happy coaching pitchers and hunting in the offseason, maybe a HC change at Texas lets him join his good friend Tim Tadlock in Lubbock? Regardless, Skip will get the first interview and will likely be the ...

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  17. Central Market's Passport GreeceRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... enjoy the food and wine from the Mediterranean island of Greece. It takes place at all Central Market locations across Texas including the one in San Antonio. Past events have included Argentina in 2010, Spain in 2011, France in 2012 and Brazil in ...

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  18. Ex-Va. governor's wife: Corruption trial was unfairRead the original story

    2 hrs 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 ...

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  19. Woman who designed "Welcome to Fabulous Las Vegas" sign diesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs 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 ...

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  20. Catherine Grove's Friend Asks: "What Happened To You?"Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | 5NEWSonline.com

    ... Baptist Church in Fayetteville, and resurfaced several days later in Wells. According to a 2013 report in the Texas Observer , the Church of Wells is an evangelical church "born of discontent with mainstream Christianity." Inman said she and Grove ...

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