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Video: Americans Want Obama to Repeal the Bill of Rights
Beachgoers in San Diego blithely agreed that President Barack Obama should be given the power to completely repeal the Bill of Rights in the name of fighting ISIS in another disturbing insight into...
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2016: It Begins
The Iowa Freedom Summit this weekend became a major event, with 1,500 voters and 200 journalists crammed into an old theater near downtown Des Moines. Read more: 2016: It Begins
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No More Bullying
Studies Show Bullying Continues To Have  Devastating Impact On Young People TV Personality Says It’s Time We All Say, ‘No More!’ New laws, media attention and public awareness campaigns have placed...
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Texas Weekly Gas Price Update and Outlook
January 26- Average retail gasoline prices in Texas have risen 1.6 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $1.83/g yesterday, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 13,114 gas outlets in Texa...
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Analysis: Legislators' Expenses and Schmoozing, Linked
Analysis: Legislators' Expenses and Schmoozing, Linked by Ross Ramsey , The Texas Tribune Jan. 26, 2015 State ethics regulators are poised to raise the amount paid to Texas lawmakers for daily expe...
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East Texas Master Naturalist to Host Tracking Seminar
The East Texas Chapter of Texas Master Naturalist will host a seminar, “Ecological Tracking” from 9 am – 3:30 pm, on Saturday, January 31, 2015. The seminar will be held in the Nature Center at 119...
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Ted Cruz Just Launched His Iowa Campaign
by TIM ALBERTA and SHANE GOLDMACHER, National Journal
Jan 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
DES MOINES -- Ted Cruz's presidential campaign​ in Iowa is unofficially underway. Read more: Ted Cruz Just Launched His Iowa Campaign
Texas GOP Rep: Obama ‘Deserves Impeachment’
by GINNI THOMAS
Jan 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
George Orwell said that “in a time of universal deceit, telling the truth is a revolutionary act.” Republican congressman Brian Babin is new to Congress, and this dentist from Woodvine, Texas radia...
MMA STAR DAVE HERMAN On Taser Arrest: 'IF I WAS BLACK I'D BE DEAD'
by TMZ
Jan 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Former UFC fighter Dave Herman tells TMZ Sports he's lucky to be alive after a violent encounter with police this weekend ... and says if he was black, he'd "probably be dead." Read more: 'IF I WAS...
UFC FIGHTER ATTACKED BY POLICE, TASED FOR ASKING THEM TO IDENTIFY THEMSELVES
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DEKALB — Police are required by law to show their identification, but the officers in the raw video that you’re about to see refused to obey the law. The incident began when the police started foll...
No One will Ever Forget my Wedding
by MALU BRADFORD BEYONCE
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I love weddings. I especially love weddings when something goes wrong. I guess that is why I loved my wedding so much. My wedding ceremony was held at a small museum in Houston. It was hard to plan...
State Championship Parade for the Gilmer Buckeyes to be on Jan. 26 at 6:30 p.m.
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There will be a parade for the reigning 2014 State Champion Gilmer High School Buckeyes held Monday night, Jan. 26, to celebrate their Class 4A Division II state championship victory on Dec. 19 in ...
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WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Democratic leader Harry Reid has undergone surgery to remove a blood clot in his right eye and repair bones in his face, injuries from an accident he suffered while exercising more than three weeks ago.
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Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella gestures during his keynote address at the company's "build" conference in San FranciscoBy Bill Rigby SEATTLE (Reuters) - Microsoft Corp on Monday reported a fall in its quarterly profit that was in line with Wall Street forecasts, as sluggish personal computer sales dampened demand for Windows software and the company struggled with the impact of the strong U.S. dollar. "While currency is a headwind for Microsoft and other large international companies, we would characterize the headline numbers as good enough, although some bulls may have been hoping for a bigger beat," said Daniel Ives, an analyst at FBR Capital Markets. Microsoft's flagship Windows business has been under pressure for three years as PC sales have declined, although the market appears to be stabilizing in recent months. Currency shifts against the strong U.S. dollar also crimped profit in the fiscal second quarter, ended Dec. 31, although Microsoft did not specify by how much.


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