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MADD East Texas Urges Fans to Plan Ahead Before Big Game Celebrations Begin
MADD East Texas Urges Fans to Plan Ahead Before Big Game Celebrations Begin   Super Bowl Sunday 2013 was the second deadliest day on the roads due to drunk driving   Tyler, TX – In advance of the B...
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Edit Obamacare
  There are two good points to Obamacare. Insurance for Americans with preexisting conditions is vital to saving some Americans from financially drowning. Also, not dropping an individual's health ...
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Video: Robert Reich takes on the Trans-Pacific Partnership
The Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) is the largest--and worst--trade deal you've never heard of and Republicans in Congress want to work with the Obama administration to "fast track" its passage.
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Kaiser Health Tracking Poll: January 2015
With the Supreme Court set to hear the King v. Burwell case in March, the latest Kaiser Health Tracking Poll finds that a majority of the public says they have heard nothing at all about the case. ...
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TxDOT Urges Football Fans to Make Sober Ride Part of Super Bowl Sunday Game Plan
          Alcohol-related traffic crashes on the rise during Super Bowl           Austin,Texas (PR MediaRelease)  January 29, 2015 With Super Bowl party plans nearing the goal line, the Texas Depar...
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Texas Muslim Capitol Day and Rep. White’s Comments
Texas Muslim Capitol Day and Rep. White’s Comments HOUSTON – Today, a Texas Muslim Capitol Day rally was hosted in Austin, Texas by the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) and allies. Rebe...
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Finances and Long Term Care
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Nursing Home And Assisted-Living Expenses Can Decimate Retirement Savings Seniors Need To Educate Themselves About Ways To Protect Their Nest Eggs, Financial Advisor Says People pondering their ret...
Best of the Upper East Side of Texas
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Best of the Upper East Side of Texas awards were issued recently to winners in County Line Magazine's 2014 round up of some of the best people and places in the region. More than 1500 nominations w...
Gorbachev thinks U.S. may risk World War III by attacking Russia
by ANDREA GERMANOS
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Mikhail Gorbachev stated that the United States has pulled Russia into a new Cold War that faces the risk of further escalation. The 83-year-old former Soviet leader made the comments on Thursday i...
You Betcha I Was Wrong About Sarah Palin
by MATT LEWIS, The Daily Beast
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Has conservative genuflection at the altar of  Sarah Palin  finally come to a halt? In case you missed it, her speech in Iowa this week was not well received on the right. The  Washington Examiner’...
In U.S., New Record 43% Are Political Independents
by JEFFREY M. JONES, Gallup
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PRINCETON, N.J. -- An average 43% of Americans identified politically as independents in 2014, establishing a new high in Gallup telephone poll trends back to 1988. In terms of national identificat...
The View from Writers Roost
by WILLIS WEBB
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By Willis Webb Cameras have always been a puzzle to me. If it isn’t a “point-and-shoot,” my ability to discuss the photo capabilities of any of those instruments is extremely limited. After all, wh...
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Austrian riot police block protesters opposing the annual right-wing Freedom Party's Academic Ball near the Hoffburg palace in Vienna, on January 30, 2015Police in Vienna arrested more than 30 people as thousands protested against a ball organised by far-right groups and politicians. Several thousand people flooded into central Vienna to denounce the "Akademikerball" ("Academics' Ball") at the former imperial winter palace, the Hofburg. Most of the protesters marched calmly amid heavy police presence. The ball -- part of Vienna's traditional ball season which is currently in full swing -- is organised by the far-right, eurosceptic and anti-immigration Freedom Party (FPOe), the third-largest in parliament.


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Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James (23) drives to the basket against Sacramento Kings’ Carl Landry (24) and Rudy Gay (8) during the second quarter of an NBA basketball game Friday, Jan. 30, 2015, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)CLEVELAND (AP) — Kevin Love and Kyrie Irving combined for 44 points, and LeBron James scored 19 in his return from a one-game absence, as the Cleveland Cavaliers stayed hot, beating the Sacramento Kings 101-90 on Friday night for their ninth straight win.


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