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Google's true origin partly lies in CIA and NSA research grants for mass surveillance
Google's true origin partly lies in CIA and NSA research grants for mass surveillance The story of the deliberate creation of the modern mass-surveillance state includes elements of Google's surpri...
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East Texas Communities Foundation Announces Scholarships Available for East Texas Students
  Tyler, Texas – East Texas Communities Foundation is currently accepting applications from East Texas students for fifty-one scholarships. Deadline for submission is February 1, 2018 at 5:00 p.m.,...
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No. 22 Lions suffer first loss of the season with heartbreaking 63-62 loss to No. 11 Arkansas-Fort Smith
No. 22 Lions suffer first loss of the season with heartbreaking 63-62 loss to No. 11 Arkansas-Fort Smith -  LINK FORT SMITH, Ark.–  The No. 22 Texas A&M University-Commerce men's basketball team su...
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Sputnik, Christmas & Science
Sixty years ago, in October of 1957, the Soviet Union launched Sputnik 1 into outer space, becoming the first man-made object to orbit the Earth.  Its mission rocked the United States, because it h...
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NATIONAL CHAMPS! No. 8 Lions defeat West Florida 37-27 to win school’s first ever NCAA National Championship
NATIONAL CHAMPS! No. 8 Lions defeat West Florida 37-27 to win school’s first ever NCAA National Championship -  LINK KANSAS CITY, Kan.–  The Texas A&M University-Commerce football team etched their...
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December - Peace and Good Will
w December is here and for many Americans that often means craziness. There is so much to do!  Decorating -  Do you put lights outside your house? Outside decorating can mean most anything from a w...
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This Week: Fracking Frenzy Pits Oil Against Water in West Texas
by TEXAS OBSERVER
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THIS WEEK:  State Senators Borris Miles and Carlos Uresti  have been accused of multiple instances  of sexual harassment and assault at the Capitol, but  not a single Texas senator  has called for ...
Commission To Rebuild Texas Update: Issue 13
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Commission To Rebuild Texas Update: Issue 13   AUSTIN - In visiting with survivors across the Texas Gulf Coast Region these past few months, including this tiny Texan born a week before Hurricane H...
Letter to the Editor---Sexual Harassment
by JOE BIALEK
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This letter is in response to the articles covering the sexual harassment allegations made against men in the media and government throughout the United States.   To all males living in this countr...
The border fence looms over these Texans. Should the government pay them?
by JULIAN AGUILAR and KIAH COLLIER, The Texas Tribune
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The border fence looms over these Texans. Should the government pay them? BY  JULIÁN AGUILAR  AND  KIAH COLLIER , THE TEXAS TRIBUNE AND T. CHRISTIAN MILLER, PROPUBLICA DEC. 15, 2017   43 Scores of ...
Texas to receive $135M to keep Children's Health Insurance Program alive through February
by MARISSA EVANS, The Texas Tribune
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Texas to receive $135M to keep Children's Health Insurance Program alive through February BY  MARISSA EVANS DEC. 15, 2017   30 The Texas Health and Human Services Commission sent a letter to Gov. G...
A Texas House candidate mocked a sheriff on social media. Did he violate the law?
by EMMA PLATOFF, The Texas Tribune
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A Texas House candidate mocked a sheriff on social media. Did he violate the law? BY  EMMA PLATOFF DEC. 15, 2017   16 Bo French says the "Thief Bill Waybourn" Facebook page he created to mock Tarra...
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