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2 hrs ago | KXXV-TV Waco

Texas preacher to surrender concealed gun licenses

A Beaumont preacher known as the "Pistol Packing Pastor" will have to surrender his concealed handgun licenses after taking a plea deal on a marijuana charge.

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6 hrs ago | KUDL-FM Westwood

Mug Shot or Yearbook Photo?

Texas Governor Rick Perry a possible presidential candidate in 2016 was indicted by a grand jury in the Lone Star State last week on charges of abuse of power and coercion.

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Related Topix: Texas Government, Rick Perry, US Governors

10 hrs ago | WFTV Orlando

Rick Perry prosecutor called ethical, fair

He's been a prosecutor and a defense attorney. He's backed both Republicans and Democrats for office.

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Related Topix: Rick Perry, US Governors, US News, US Politics, Lloyd Doggett, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Senate, Republican, John Cornyn, Travis County, TX

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Asbury Park Press

Texas Gov. Perry formally enters not guilty pleaTexas Gov. Perry...

Texas Gov. Perry formally enters not guilty plea The potential 2016 presidential candidate entered his plea in a Travis County court filing Check out this story on app.com: http://on.app.com/VGwwJ3 AUSTIN, TX - AUGUST 19: In this handout provided by the Travis County Sheriffs Office, Texas Gov. Rick Perry poses for a mug shot photo after turning ... (more)

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Related Topix: Rick Perry, US Governors, Texas Government, Travis County, TX, Austin, TX

KCBD-TV Lubbock

Ex-South Texas teacher gets 25 years in porn case

A former first-grade teacher in South Texas caught with more than 1,100 sexually explicit images of children has been sentenced to 25 years in federal prison.

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Related Topix: Federal Prisons, Prison, Education Etc.

NewsOn6 Tulsa

WHO: West Africa Ebola death toll rises to 1,350

Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart says the last four hostages have been released unharmed to end a standoff with two armed men in a southern Chicago suburb.

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Related Topix: Texas Government, Rick Perry, US Governors, Missouri, George Bush

KSWO

Texas Most Wanted sex offender caught in Ennis

A convicted felon on the Department of Public Safety 10 Most Wanted sex offender list has been caught in North Texas.

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WSET-TV Lynchburg

Texas' Perry smiles for mug shot, gets ice cream

New York City's Metropolitan Opera has reached a deal with its stagehands and says it expects to avert a lockout by reaching agreements with the remaining unions as well.

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Related Topix: Texas Government, Rick Perry, US Governors, US Politics, US News, Senator Mark Begich, US Senate, Democrat, Jay Nixon, Missouri

Daily Mail

ADF officer arrested in Canberra with reports they were involved in a sexual assault

'American bombing has signed my death certificate': Missing US journalist James Wright Foley goes unflinching to his death as ISIS beheads him in horrific video - then threatens to kill another MUGSHOT: Gov. Rick Perry gets his courthouse closeup as supporters hold a RALLY outside following his corruption charges in feud with drunk-driving D.A.

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Related Topix: Rick Perry, US Governors, Texas Government, Missouri

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Newsday

Texas Gov. Rick Perry booked on abuse of power charges

In Lindenhurst road construction. two lanes closed on Sunrise Hwy/NY Rt-27 WB between CR-3/Wellwood Ave and Carmans Rd in Nassau In Lindenhurst road construction.

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Related Topix: Texas Government, Rick Perry, US Governors, Austin, TX

Myrtle Beach Online

Anna Nicole Smith's estate loses bid for millions

A federal judge in Orange County on Monday rejected the effort to obtain about $44 million from the estate of Texas billionaire J. Howard Marshall, whom Smith married in 1994 when he was 89 and she was 26. The oil tycoon died the next year.

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Related Topix: Celebrities, Anna Nicole Smith, Wedding, US News, US Supreme Court, Entertainment

KTVN Reno

Texas Gov. Perry booked on abuse of power charges

The Obama administration says it has not confirmed the authenticity of a video that purports to show the killing of an American journalist by Islamic State militants.

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Related Topix: Rick Perry, US Governors, Texas Government, US News, Natural Disasters, Wildfire, Fire, Yosemite National Park, US National Parks, Yosemite National Park, CA

WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

Texas Gov. Perry turns himself in on felony charges

The longest-serving governor in Texas history was to turn himself in today on two felony charges of abuse of power.

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Related Topix: Texas Government, Rick Perry, US Governors, Travis County, TX, Rice University

KRMG-AM Tulsa

Defiant Texas Gov. Perry coming to New Hampshire

Texas Gov. Rick Perry walks to an interview with Fox in downtown Austin on Monday Aug. 18, 2014.

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Related Topix: Rick Perry, US Governors, Texas Government

Manufacturing.net

Execution Drug Cost Quadruples For Texas Prisons

Texas is paying four times more for its execution drugs from a new supplier, putting it in line with a local consumer rate but well below the cost in at least one other death penalty state.

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Related Topix: Prison, Death Penalty, Medicine, Nembutal, Pentobarbital (generic), Food and Drug Administration, State Prisons

KXXV-TV Waco

Advocates eye border protest in New Mexico, Texas

Immigrant advocates say they are planning a 100-mile walk along the border in New Mexico and Texas to protest the use of military-style patrols.

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Business Journal

Will Gov. Rick Perry's indictment throw a wrench in the Texas job machine?

Texas Gov. Rick Perry's indictment may slow the tide of companies choosing to relocate to the Lone Star State, some experts say.

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Related Topix: Texas Government, Rick Perry, US Governors

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Daily Mail

New sex toy for women to simulate sex on their own - a simple glove

Drunk, threatening cops and kicking the door to her cell: The shocking video of Texas district attorney's DWI arrest that's behind Governor Rick Perry's indictment for trying her get her fired Family say Michael Brown was 'executed' after star pathologist claims he could have survived first five bullets - before sixth 'kill shot' to the head.

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Related Topix: Texas Government, Rick Perry, US Governors, Prison, Riot

Daily Mail

Me and My Operation: Pump that squeezes your arteries to help fight heart failure

One young man's life cut short - another's changed forever: Haunting video shows shattered cop Darren Wilson standing over body of Michael Brown, the youth he'd just shot six times Family say Michael Brown was 'executed' after star pathologist claims he could have survived first five bullets - before sixth 'kill shot' to the head.

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Related Topix: Texas Government, Rick Perry, US Governors, Fitness, Yoga

KSL-TV

No arrest warrant being issued for Texas' Perry

A judge isn't issuing an arrest warrant for Texas Gov. Rick Perry, a court official said Monday, and the Republican is planning to continue galloping around the country gearing up for a possible 2016 presidential run - despite being indicted on two felony counts of abuse of power back home.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Tom DeLay, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Rick Perry, US Governors, Bobby Jindal

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