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Report: Child Poverty Increases in Texas
In rapidly growing Texas, which is home to one in 11 children in the United States, child poverty has continued to increase despite an improving economy, according to a report released Tuesday.
John Cornyn: Obama 'Has Taken Lying to a New Level'
The Obama administration "has taken lying to a new level," according to Republican Texas Sen. John Cornyn.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Debut novel from Salisbury author
Joe Glackin's book A Lone Star Weeps: An Inspector Gloria Mystery is a thriller set in Liberia and centres around Gloria Sirleaf, a detective inspector trying to establish herself as a young woman leading one of the country's renewal efforts following the end of a brutal civil war.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Scouting Report, Video Highlights and Predictions for 5-Star WR KD Cannon
Cannon has a tremendous skill set, as he is a perfect fit for Baylor's spread offense.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
PRLog US Entertainment
Americana Travel Series "Bronco Roads" Wins a 2013 Lone Star EmmyA Award
Syndicated television series, "Bronco Roads," was recently honored with the 2013 Lone Star EmmyA Award in the Magazine Program Series category at the 11th Annual Lone Star Emmy Awards , which took place in San Antonio, TX.
Our View: John Fitzgerald Kennedy 1917-1963
Editor's note: This editorial, written by Rob Rivers, was published in the Watauga Democrat on Nov. 28, 1963, following the Nov. 22, 1963, assassination of John F. Kennedy.
Kennedy: A King Among Presidents
On this 50th anniversary of President Kennedy's assassination, 8News is looking back at America's 35th president and why he's so revered today.
X Factor lets viewers choose what songs the final five acts will sing for Jukebox Week
We've got all the details you need you need to cast your free vote - but hurry because voting ends at 9pm tonight It's Jukebox Week on the talent show and that means one thing - the song choices for the final five are in your hands.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Nations pays tribute to JFK on 50th anniv. of assassination
Few tragedies loom as large in the American psyche as the assassination of President John F. Kennedy, who was gunned down in Dallas a half-century ago.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
The Nation's Tragedy: 50 years later
Tragedy stalked nakedly in Texas yesterday when an assassin's bullet took the life of President Kennedy as he pressed his previously triumphant speaking tour in the Lone Star State.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
The Austin Chronicle
Playback: Dale Watson Tapes 'Austin City Limits'
The silver pompadoured, baritone beltin', Lone Star beer drinkin', honky-tonk hellraiser Dale Watson finally gets his own Austin City Limits taping on Monday.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
East Texas Review
Lone Star State: Tall Tails
Hidden cameras expose problems in pet stores and flea markets, while shelters have hundreds of available puppies Dogs in the sweltering Texas heat in open-air flea markets, employees refusing to tell consumers information on the source of the dogs, and unhealthy and underage puppies pouring in from out-of-state puppy mills and brokers were among ... (more)
The Cuban with a deadly secret: 'I shot JFK.' A compelling case...
Suite 850 of the Texas Hotel in Fort Worth. It is the morning of November 22 1963 and John Fitzgerald Kennedy, 35th President of the United States, is preparing for his short flight to Dallas.
The Austin Chronicle
Doug Sahm: All About the Groove
After Lou Reed 's death, the number of people sharing stories of his friendship or recalling a random meeting with him was astounding.
Star-Studded Fundraiser Tonight Will Raise Money For Texas Women Who Need Abortion Access
At the beginning of this month, when Texas' new omnibus anti-abortion law officially took effect, clinics across the state were forced to immediately halt their services .
Fri Nov 15, 2013
the wine in spain is not mainly on the plain, it's everywhere! @WinesFrom Spain
The entire country of Spain is only about two-thirds the size of the State of Texas, but whereas the Lone Star State is home to eight distinct wine regions, Spain boasts about 80 -- it's the third largest wine producing country in the world! So when this columnist and her companion, the wine columnist from The Advice Sisters Beauty, Fasion and ... (more)
Thu Nov 14, 2013
11/14/13: Today's Tips: Thursday
MUSIC : Joe Ely @ The Hangar , Troy. One of the finest Lone Star singer-songwriters to ever strum a guitar rambles into the Collar City for a long-overdue headline concert.
Report: Texas to give rebates on natural gas and plug-in vehicles, excludes Tesla
Former XFL football player Rod Smart gained brief pop-cultural fame a few years back by putting the name "He Hate Me" on the back of his jersey.
The Jersey Journal
Jim Six: A team by any other name
I mean the alleged offense of its name. Native American organizations have been campaigning for the team to change its name, saying the term Redskins appellation is racist and disparaging.
Wed Nov 13, 2013
St. Petersburg Times
Texas Tech basketball lands Berkeley G Justin Gray
TAMPA Berkeley Prep guard Justin Gray didn't know what to expect when he boarded his flight to Texas Tech a few weeks ago.