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The most "country music" states in the United States have been ranked
Check out our pics above of some of the best country songs by Texas country artists about the Lone Star State Real estate blog Estately set out to find which state in the union was most conducive to life inside a theoretical country song.
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Wed Jul 09, 2014
The Austin Chronicle
"Well, it seems that I've been here before/ So if this means that there is more bring it on."
2 Texas wineries recognized among the best in the U.S.
Texas gets only a little vino love on a new list of the country's 101 best wineries.
Rep. Edwards: If I were advising Obama, Ia d advise him to go to the Texas border
A Maryland Democrat said her advice to President Obama would be that he should visit the Texas border Wednesday during his visit to the Lone Star State to get a first-hand look at the response to the children from Central American countries that are trying to cross into the country illegally.
Today in the press
The mass sell-off of loans books by Irish lenders could be used by a US private equity house to create the kernel of a third banking force, according to one of the country's leading corporate finance executives.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
IL-Gov: Pat Quinn (D) Hits Rick Perry's (R. TX) Latest Attempt To Poach Jobs From Illinois
For the second year in a row, Texas Gov. Rick Perry and his Lone Star State corporate raiders are headed to Chicago this afternoon, and Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn and his boys already are shooting back.
Local is as local does: Whiskey Cake doesn't act like a chain restaurant
The proof is in Whiskey Cake, 1845 Northwest Expressway, which arrived in Oklahoma City from Plano, Texas, from the Fork It Over restaurant group.
Tick bite leads to food allergy for Durham woman
Shortly after getting into bed, she began getting a stomach ache, headache, chills and rash.
Survey reveals ticks uncommon to area inhabit Montgomery County
A recent tick survey out of Gaithersburg, Maryland, reveals a type of tick not common to the area inhabits a Montgomery County park and that there are numbers of tick varieties infected with pathogens capable of making people sick.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
In Texas, Less Progress on Reducing Teen Pregnancy
Charmaine Carbs thought that she would be the only senior at her high school to walk across the stage pregnant at graduation.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
The Last Drop
Too little rain and too much heat equals drought. Right now the United States Drought Monitor shows that 99% of Texas is under drought conditions.
Sat Jul 05, 2014
North Texas e-News
Free 'Ice Cream Sunday' at Kimbell Art Museum with Blue Bell Ice Cream
The Kimbell Art Museum and Blue Bell Ice Cream present "Ice Cream Sunday" on Sunday, July 20, from noon to 3:00 p.m., in the Piano Pavilion, to celebrate National Ice Cream Day.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
Wall St. Cheat Sheet
Exploring American Barbecue: How to Make 5 Regional Styles
Forget politics - the issue that really divides the country is barbecue. In states like Texas and North Carolina, the residents can't even agree on which style should reign supreme.
Lone Star Cinema: The Newton Boys
After Slacker and Dazed and Confused but before Bernie , Before Midnight and the soon-to-be-released Boyhood , Richard Linklater made a charming little movie called The Newton Boys .
Austin loves America: City ranks among most patriotic in the U.S.
Nearly every city in America will roll out the red-white-and-blue carpet this weekend, but a recent survey reveals Texas towns are patriotic year-round.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Scenic Webcam Now Live from San Jacinto Monument
The San Jacinto Monument Cam will join other prestigious U.S. landmarks documented by EarthCam including the Statue of Liberty, Niagara Falls, Dealey Plaza, Washington Monument, Time Square and Mount Rushmore.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
A Ranking of Texas Whiskeys Under $40
Though Kentucky and Tennessee have long been considered the whiskey and bourbon capitols of the country, Texas is increasingly making a name for itself as a whiskey producer.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
'Man Fire Food' is loving the 'Global Flavors of Texas' on Cooking Channel
On tonight's episode of " Man Fire Food ," Roger Mooking , chef, musician and lover of all things smoky and delicious, went to the Lone Star State to get some tastes of the "Global Flavors of Texas ."
Contra Costa Times
On Tap: Blues Review comes to Antioch on July 26
Golden State-Lone Star Blues Revue featuring Mark Hummel, Little Charlie Baty & Anson Funderburgh is a cross country meeting of the minds between California and Texas musicians.
Rising Oil and Gas Boom Does Little for Poor in Texas
When it comes to the oil and gas drilling boom in the country, Texas is king. Actually, make that crown a global one: over a quarter of all the active drilling rigs in the world are right here in the Lone Star State.