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With Marriage Decided, Adoption Rights Next
With Marriage Decided, Adoption Rights Next by Alexa Ura , The Texas Tribune June 30, 2015 Cleopatra De Leon and Nicole Dimetman didn’t want to be faces of the fight for same-sex marriage in Texas....
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State Won't Track Gay Marriage Numbers
State Won't Track Gay Marriage Numbers by Aman Batheja and Jolie McCullough , The Texas Tribune June 30, 2015 On the first day of legal same-sex marriage in Texas, more than 630 couples received li...
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For Astronomers' Sake, Some Drillers Cut Their Lights
For Astronomers' Sake, Some Drillers Cut Their Lights by Jim Malewitz , The Texas Tribune June 30, 2015 FORT DAVIS — As a cool breeze blew across the 6,800-foot mountain that Coyne Gibson stood on,...
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Are the American Youth Ready for Conscription?
The shining future that America once had is all but a page note in the history books now. Record unemployment, failed foreign policies and domestic strife is the new normal. And how is the brain tr...
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Texas A&M Forest Service urges caution during July 4th holiday
COLLEGE STATION—It’s that time of year when fireworks stands open and big plans are made for the July 4th holiday. If fireworks, grilling or hanging out by a campfire are part of your celebration t...
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Texas Sues EPA Over Provision of Federal Water Law
Texas Sues EPA Over Provision of Federal Water Law by Neena Satija , The Texas Tribune June 29, 2015 For the 20th time since the Obama administration took office in 2009, the federal Environmental ...
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The View from Writers Roost
by WILLIS WEBB
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  Community cemeteries, memorials, all-day ‘sangin’s’ No one likes to dwell on death. Well, with tongue firmly in cheek, maybe funeral directors and perpetual care cemetery owners. Perhaps this wri...
Supreme Court Puts Texas Abortion Law on Hold
by ALEXA URA, The Texas Tribune
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Supreme Court Puts Texas Abortion Law on Hold by Alexa Ura , The Texas Tribune June 29, 2015 Editor's note: This story has been updated throughout.  The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday sided with Texa...
Fifty-four students inducted into English Honor Society
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  Upsilon Delta, the Kilgore College chapter of Sigma Kappa Delta, the national English honor society for two-year colleges, inducted 54 students who qualified for membership this spring.   Members...
What To Do If Someone Files A False Tax Return in Your Name
by JASON ALDERMAN
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  Identity theft is one of the fastest-growing fraud issues at the Internal Revenue Service (IRS). Online thieves have been capturing Social Security numbers and other tax filing data to file fraud...
Texas Weekly Fuel Update and Outlook
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June 29- Average retail gasoline prices in Texas have fallen 2.5 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.57/g yesterday, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 13,114 gas outlets in Texas....
Donald Trump is better at social media than any other 2016 candidate
by MARC AMBINDER, The Week
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A friend challenged me the other day to write something nice about Donald Trump. Easy to do, actually. Donald Trump understands social media better than any other presidential candidate. He uses it...
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VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis will meet with homeless people, immigrants and prisoners during his upcoming trip to Cuba and the United States. He'll also preside over a meeting about religious liberty — a major topic for the U.S. Catholic Church in the wake of the Supreme Court's gay marriage decision.
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DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush plans Tuesday to release 33 years of his personal income tax returns, including before and after his two terms as Florida governor.
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