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  1. Recession swamps most oil-producing U.S. statesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 24 | USA Today

    Recession swamps most oil-producing U.S. states Alaska, Louisiana, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oklahoma and Wyoming have entered recessions. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/2knvNha Recession swamped six of the eight biggest oil-pumping U.S. states in 2016, according to a new report that illustrates the damaging effects of the global commodity's slide on American energy.

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  2. Houston coal plant makes use of carbon-capture techRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2017 | USA Today

    Houston coal plant makes use of carbon-capture tech A project in Houston is a rare bit of good news for the battered coal industry. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/2iz3Hxb The woebegone U.S. coal industry received a rare bit of good news recently as the independent power company NRG Energy announced the completion of a $1 billion venture in Texas.

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  3. Ex-student given probation in UTEP betting schemeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2017 | USA Today

    A former West Texas university student has been sentenced to three years of probation for his role in a gambling operation at the school that took bets from basketball players on different sports Ex-student given probation in UTEP betting scheme A former West Texas university student has been sentenced to three years of probation for his role in a gambling operation at the school that took bets from basketball players on different sports Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/2jGM5NB EL PASO, Texas - A former West Texas university student has been sentenced to three years of probation for his role in a gambling operation at the school that took bets from basketball players on different sports.

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  4. Lawmakers: Do more to protect rural America's tap waterRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2016 | USA Today

    After a USA TODAY Network investigation revealed some utilities fail to test water for lead or treat it once lead is found, lawmakers and advocates said government must do more to ensure drinking water is safe. Lawmakers: Do more to protect rural America's tap water After a USA TODAY Network investigation revealed some utilities fail to test water for lead or treat it once lead is found, lawmakers and advocates said government must do more to ensure drinking water is safe.

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  5. Review: Tom Ford's 'Nocturnal Animals' has a wild styleRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2016 | USA Today

    Review: Tom Ford's 'Nocturnal Animals' has a wild style Fashion designer stitches together a worthwhile revenge thriller. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/2g1FQnp An art gallery owner is haunted by her ex-husband's novel, a violent thriller she interprets as a veiled threat and a symbolic revenge tale.

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  6. Friday's forecast: Clear and mild for most of U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2016 | USA Today

    Friday's forecast: Clear and mild for most of U.S. Find out the weather where you are and get a few tidbits of weather history. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/2fi9iql The national weather forecast for Friday, November 11th calls for a cold front to head East, bringing chilly temperatures and some rain.

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  7. Ex-student pleads guilty in UTEP betting schemeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2016 | USA Today

    A former West Texas university student has pleaded guilty for his role in a gambling operation that took bets from players with the school's basketball team who wagered on different sports Ex-student pleads guilty in UTEP betting scheme A former West Texas university student has pleaded guilty for his role in a gambling operation that took bets from players with the school's basketball team who wagered on different sports Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/2eZV5iu EL PASO, Texas - A former West Texas university student has pleaded guilty to a role in a gambling operation at the university that took bets from basketball players on different sports.

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  8. Dad Rock podcast showcases great unsigned actsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2016 | USA Today

    Dad Rock podcast showcases great unsigned acts Patrick Foster and Jim Lenahan talk music on 'Dad Rock,' a podcast from USA TODAY Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/2dLiQdH Across the USA, and around the world, musicians create even if they don't have a business deal to support their art. They do it because they love it, because they have music that demands get out into the world.

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  9. Fatal shooting reported at West Texas high schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2016 | USA Today

    A manhunt was underway and schools were locked down in Alpine, Texas, amid reports of a fatal shooting at Alpine High, authorities said. Fatal shooting reported at West Texas high school A manhunt was underway and schools were locked down in Alpine, Texas, amid reports of a fatal shooting at Alpine High, authorities said.

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  10. Fire ravages Gap distribution center in N.Y.Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2016 | USA Today

    Fire ravages Gap distribution center in N.Y. No employees were injured as investigation into fire in Fishkill, N.Y., begins. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/2ccktjD Firefighters from over a dozen departments battle a stubborn fire at the Gap Distribution Center in Fishkill Aug. 29, 2016.

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  11. Voices: A Texan way of life under assaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2016 | USA Today

    Voices: A Texan way of life under assault New film focuses on the plight of Texas' cattle ranchers. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/2aPL7xZ Actors Jeff Bridges, left, and Gil Birmingham in a scene from the new movie "Hell or High Water," which explores the plight of ranch owners in rural Texas.

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  12. Maximum glide: World record flight coming to TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | USA Today

    An Australian man hopes to set a world record for longest hang-gliding flight during a south-to-north glide across the Lone Star State. Maximum glide: World record flight coming to Texas An Australian man hopes to set a world record for longest hang-gliding flight during a south-to-north glide across the Lone Star State.

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  13. Famous state fair foods at American restaurantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2016 | USA Today

    Famous state fair foods at American restaurants These innovative indulgences started at state fairs and made their way to dessert menus. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1t10QPq Pastry chef Josh Gripper at The Dutch at W South Beach created The Fair to help diners "relive the memories of [their] childhood through taste and smell."

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  14. Stocks end flat as oil nears $50 mark, Dow slips a tadRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | USA Today

    Stocks end flat as oil nears $50 mark, Dow slips a tad Stocks hope to post gains for a 3rd straight session as oil hits highest level since Oct. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1VjMIw1 Trader Gregory Rowe, center, works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Tuesday, May 24, 2016. Stocks ended around the flatline Thursday with the Dow failing to build upon its best two-day point gain since early March as investors digested the news of oil prices topping $50 per barrel for the first time since October and more data showing the U.S. economy is attempting to recover from a weak start to 2016.

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  15. Investigators blame arson for deadly Texas fertilizer explosionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2016 | USA Today

    Investigators blame arson for deadly Texas fertilizer explosion The 2013 explosion in West, Texas, killed 15 people, including 12 first responders. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1Tbc5xs Federal investigators on Wednesday blamed arson for a deadly explosion at a fertilizer plant in Texas in 2013, calling it a "criminal act."

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  16. 2013 fire, explosions at Texas fertilizer plantRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2013 | USA Today

    Texas Department of Public Safety Sgt. Jason Reyes walks past a damaged apartment complex four days after an explosion at a fertilizer plant in West, Texas.

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