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Live Stream: Donald Trump Rally in Baton Rouge, LA (2-11-16) - 7 p.m.
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All My Exes Live in Texas
Like George Strait, all my exes live in Texas. Those of you who are still with the original love of your life are to be commended. But more and more we are a society in which most people have an ex...
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The View From Writers Roost
Approach to playing golf was all wrong: disaster! Once upon a time, as most fairy tales begin, I thought that since I was a pretty fair athlete in high school, I should be able to be a pretty fair ...
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Commissioner Craddick Points to Strong Long-Term Outlook for Texas Energy
Commissioner Craddick Points to Strong Long-Term Outlook for Texas Energy HOUSTON - Railroad Commissioner Christi Craddick today pointed to the positive impact Texas and U.S. oil producers will see...
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Television, Football and Politics: Gaming Spectacles Designed to Keep the Police State in Power
Commentary Television, Football and Politics: Gaming Spectacles Designed to Keep the Police State in Power   By John W. Whitehead February 01, 2016 Big Brother does not watch us, by his choice. We ...
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The Right to Tell the Government to Go to Hell
Commentary The Right to Tell the Government to Go to Hell: Free Speech in an Age of Government Bullies, Corporate Censors and Compliant Citizens   By John W. Whitehead January 19, 2016 “If liberty ...
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Rights for Renters
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  BBB is advising consumers to be aware of their rights and responsibilities before signing an apartment lease. Apartment complexes are consistently on BBB’s top 25 list of most complained about in...
What Texans Should Know About Claiming the Health Coverage Tax Credit
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DALLAS - The Health Coverage Tax Credit is a tax credit that pays 72.5 percent of qualified health insurance premiums for eligible individuals and families. You are required to attach certain docum...
Analysis: Is a Move From the Texas House to the Senate a Clear Promotion?
by ROSS RAMSEY, The Texas Tribune
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Analysis: Is a Move From the Texas House to the Senate a Clear Promotion? by Ross Ramsey , The Texas Tribune Feb. 10, 2016 Editor's note: If you'd like an email notice whenever we publish Ross Rams...
The New Year Demands a Renewed Focus on Chronic Diseases
by LARRY HAUSNER
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Chronic diseases already doom millions of Americans to disability and death. Left unchecked, they could bankrupt our healthcare system. Yet throughout 2015, policy leaders largely ignored the rapid...
Reading between the lines
by DUB MOWERY
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     Rulers and military leaders have used various codes to send important messages for several centuries.  Often the code was not, itself, the message but the message was more between the lines of...
Analysis: Texas, Uncharacteristically, is an Early Primary State
by ROSS RAMSEY, The Texas Tribune
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Analysis: Texas, Uncharacteristically, is an Early Primary State by Ross Ramsey , The Texas Tribune Feb. 8, 2016 When you talk about early primary states, remember that you’re sitting in one of the...
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Tesla Chief Executive Elon Musk attends a forum on startups in Hong KongMusk's electric vehicle startup, Tesla Motors Inc , on Wednesday posted its eleventh straight quarterly loss, when analysts had expected a profit. Tesla also said it planned $1.5 billion in capital spending this year but had just $1.2 billion in the bank. Investors focused instead on Musk's promises to make Tesla profitable this year and to deliver 60 percent to 80 percent more vehicles than last year.


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BOZEMAN, Mont. (AP) — A Montana jury has ruled against a woman who sought millions of dollars from health care providers that she said failed to diagnose her unborn daughter's cystic fibrosis.
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