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  1. AT T Outage in Austin Caused by Cut Fiber Optic LineRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | KUT-FM Austin

    ... Operations are still functional. Please use a land-line to call 911 if needed. Customers in Austin and other Central Texas areas were unable to make calls Sunday morning, and officials say that the outage was likely due to a line cut. The Major AT&T ...

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  2. Library of Congress acquires rare trove of Civil War imagesRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | WBTV

    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). Texas stereoscopic photography collector Robin Stanford poses for a photograph next to some of her rare Civil War-era stereoscopic photographs at the Library of Congress on Friday, March 27, 2015, in Washington. Stanford has ...

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  3. Texas APME recognizes excellence in journalismRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Star-Telegram.com

    The Austin American-Statesman was named the Newspaper of the Year while The Dallas Morning News was named the best online newspaper among the state's largest dailies at the Texas Associated Press Managing Editors' annual meeting over the weekend. The Lubbock Avalanche-Journal won Newspaper of the Year while the El Paso Times won best online paper among newspapers with Sunday circulations of 30,000 to 124,999.

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  4. Judge John V. Singleton, Jr. 1918-2015Read the original story

    9 hrs ago | The Family Badge

    ... are now a part of the permanent collection of the Briscoe Center for American History, curated by The University of Texas Library. Judge Singleton reflected that one of the many good things that came from being a federal judge was his "family of law ...

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  5. Drownings along Rio Grande spike after enforcement surgeRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Star-Telegram.com

    ... to avoid detection at a time of increased patrols, are choosing more dangerous and remote crossings into South Texas. The Border Patrol has responded by expanding its search-and-rescue teams to monitor the area, particularly weed-choked irrigation ...

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  6. Huge recruiting weekend within the Big TenRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | ESPN

    ... to see practice and I liked how they run the position meetings." One of the more important prospects visiting was Texas quarterback Tristen Wallace, who tweeted out quite a few pictures of the visit and time spent with current Buckeyes quarterback ...

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  7. Texas Spent $30M on Tuition Under Program with Lax RulesRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | KBTX-TV Bryan

    Texas agencies have spent millions on tuition payment programs for state workers in a program with lax rules and oversight. The state has spent at least $30 million during the past two decades for employee tuition.

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  8. Fugitive Henry Solis - PHOTOSRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | The Family Badge

    English/Spanish Wanted Poster Link: Please share with any affiliates across Texas and in Mexico! ORIGINAL MEDIA ADVISORY ISSUED ON 3/21/2015 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: All, the subject in the wanted poster link below is a former Marine and former police officer wanted for murder out of California. Investigators believe he may be in or around Texas , or headed to the border.

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  9. Express-News continues winning Associated Press awardsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | MySanAntonio.com

    ... at her camp along I 10 near Culebra, as a train passes by. The San Antonio Express-News won first place Sunday at the Texas Associated Press Managing Editors Convention for the newspapers in-depth coverage of the environmental effects of fracking in ...

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  10. Texas AG Objects to Sale of Texans' Personal Data in Radio Shack Bankruptcy CaseRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | The Family Badge

    Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton has filed an objection to the sale of the personally identifiable information of 117 million Radio Shack customers. General Paxton released the following statement: "The protection of private, sensitive and personally identifiable information is of growing importance to the people of Texas and to people around the nation.

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  11. Texas confirms split with Rick Barnes after 17 seasonsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | KTVN Reno

    Barnes, who shaped Texas into a national ba... Indiana Gov. Mike Pence said he would support legislation to "clarify the intent" of a new state law that has attracted widespread criticism over concerns it could allow discrimination against gay people. Indiana Gov. Mike Pence defended the new state law that's garnered widespread criticism over concerns it could foster discrimination and said Sunday it wasn't a mistake to have enacted it.

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  12. NET Child Advocacy Center open houseRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Mount Vernon Optic-Herald

    The Northeast Texas Child Advocacy Center and Multidisciplinary team will have a Pinwheel Planting and Open House on Wednesday, April 1. The event is planned in recognition of April as Child Abuse Awareness / Prevention month.

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  13. Sandberg, Molitor rare managersRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... the Senators to an 86-76 record that first season. Williams stuck around until 1972, the team's first season in Texas as the Rangers. No other Hall of Fame players followed in Williams' footsteps until Sandberg was hired 41 years later by the ...

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  14. Test anxiety: How cold feet are ruining your gradesRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Effingham Herald

    ... have high anxiety. A 1995 study by Claude Steele of Stanford University and Joshua Aaronson of the University of Texas Austin casts some doubt on this criticism. Steele and Aaronson found that for some students, something about the testing ...

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  15. Obama golfs with big money, oil moguls in FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Day

    ... donor who also owns the Houston Astros and golfed with Obama and Tiger Woods in 2013. He's also a major player in the Texas energy industry. Also in Obama's foursome is Milton Carroll. He's on the board of directors of Halliburton, the oil company ...

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  16. Barnes, Texas mutually agree to part waysRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | WFAA-TV Dallas

    The University of Texas and head basketball coach Rick Barnes have mutually agreed to part ways, the school announced today. Barnes, Texas mutually agree to part ways The University of Texas and head basketball coach Rick Barnes have mutually agreed to part ways, the school announced today.

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  17. More Read the original story

    9 hrs ago | KXXV-TV Waco

    Islamic State group beheads 8 Shiites in Syria's Hama - KXXV-TV News Channel 25 - Central Texas News and Weather for Waco, Temple, Killeen BEIRUT - A new video released by the Islamic State group on Sunday shows its fighters cutting off the heads of eight men said to be Shiite Muslims. The video posted on social media said the men were beheaded in the central Syrian province of Hama.

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  18. Thousands Expected Sunday For "The Gathering Waco"Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | KWTX

    ... and breezy winds out of the south once again for Sunday as temperatures rise to the mid 80's. Churches from all over Texas are coming together to worship on Palm Sunday in Baylor's McLane stadium and they're inviting the public to this free event on ...

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  19. Nike Opening Qualifier in New Orleans offensive line, defensive line 1-on-1's: videoRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Times-Picayune

    ... won the majority of battles against the offensive line group, but there were still some very good match-ups. Five-star Texas defensive tackle and LSU target Ed Oliver , Alabama OL/DL commitment Raekwon Davis , LSU offensive line commitment ...

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  20. WWII heroes will present Congressional Gold Medal to Ohio museumRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Christian Science Monitor

    ... surviving Raiders, 99-year-old retired Lt. Col. Richard "Dick" Cole, plans to return to his native Ohio from Comfort, Texas, for the museum ceremonies. Another Raider and family members who survive others who were on the mission are expected to take ...

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