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  1. 5 Lesser-Known Propane Benefits for School BusesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 31 | School Bus Fleet

    Propane school buses offer low total cost of ownership and refueling infrastructure can accommodate any fleet size. Shown here, a propane bus refuels at Northside Independent School District in San Antonio, Texas.


  2. Mapping Texas Pension Review Board DataRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 29 | Reason Foundation

    Although most Texas public employee pensions are managed by statewide systems, the Lone Star state also has more than eighty single employer plans. Some of these locally managed systems are seriously underfunded, and those outside major media markets like Houston and Dallas-Ft.


  3. Tyler Junior College takes double-OT win over Paris on roadRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 24 | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    Brian Warren scored nine points in the second overtime and Micah Thomas blocked the potential tying shot as Tyler Junior College scored a 93-90 win over Paris on Wednesday in a Region XIV basketball game. The two clubs entered the game tied at No.


  4. Actor uses storytelling skills on stage 7 hours from nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2018 | The Victoria Advocate

    Joey Ochoa poses for a portrait at the Leo J. Welder Center for the Performing Arts. Ochoa will portray the character Bernard in the play "Boeing Boeing."


  5. 2018 Ram 2500Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2018 | The Car Connection

    The 2018 Ram 2500 heavy-duty pickup truck offers way more capability than most of us will ever need, but those who regularly haul heavy loads will find it to be a superlative choice. In our eyes, the Ram 2500 scores a commendable 6.3 out of 10, albeit with some asterisks.


  6. Hugh Jackman tucks into a pizza in PizzaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2018 | Daily Mail

    'We appreciate her courage': Girl, 17, so starved that she looked like a ten-year-old escaped California house of horrors through a window so she could save her shackled siblings by showing photos of their 'foul and horrific' living conditions to police High school bully, 16, 'stabs and kills girl, 16, she tormented after the victim tried to fight back with pepper spray during an argument at a Dunkin' Donuts' Dozens evacuated as Washington state braces for landslide expected to spill four million cubic yards of rock and dirt by early March Bannon got a SUBPOENA from Mueller to appear before a grand jury after calling Trump Tower meeting with Russians 'treasonous' - as he gets grilled by the House Intelligence Committee Murder suspect, 20, tells cops that 19-year-old Penn student 'kissed him on the lips' shortly before he was stabbed to death Heartbreaking scenes at Detroit airport as ... (more)


  7. Drinking water for 170 million Americans tainted by radiationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2018 | Inhabitat

    Up to 170 million Americans in all fifty states may be exposed to radiation-tainted drinking water . Using data from 50,000 public water systems, the Environmental Working Group found that more than 22,000 utilities reported the presence of radium in treated drinking water between 2010 and 2015.


  8. Taxpayers shouldn't subsidize failing coalRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 27, 2017 | MySanAntonio.com

    A pile of coal is shown at the TXU Corp's Big Brown power plant in this Aug. 24, 2006 file photo near Fairfield, Texas. Luminant has said it is closing its three coal-fired plants.


  9. The AC Milan legend running for president of Liberia - who is George Weah?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2017 | Goal.com

    The wider world was ultimately proven to be premature in offering its congratulations to George Weah on becoming president of Liberia on October 10. The AC Milan legend had indeed garnered the most votes in the first round of voting but he nonetheless failed to meet the required amount to secure election, rendering the abundance of good luck messages on social media inconsequential. As a result, Weath now faces a run-off against the current vice-president, the Unity Party candidate Joseph Boakai, on December 26. The world at large may recognise Weah as an inspirational figure who has made the transition from sporting to political life, but the perception of Liberia's most famous son is not so clear-cut in his homeland.


  10. Texas's 12 essential architectural sitesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2017 | Curbed

    The state of Texas has an astonishing array of architecture: City skylines boast some of the tallest skyscrapers in the country and the state's top-notch art scene has inspired world-class architects to leave their marks on museums , parks , chapels, fountains, and private homes. In addition to significant contemporary buildings, Texas also has a rich history that's shaped the built landscape.


  11. RFA Statement on Texas Governor RFS Waiver RequestRead the original story

    Dec 4, 2017 | PressReleasePoint

    In a letter to EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt on Friday, Texas Gov. Greg Abbott asked the agency to waive Renewable Fuel Standard Renewable Volume Obligations for his state to no more than 9.7% for the conventional biofuel requirement, suggesting the RFS threatens to severely harm the state's economy. In response, Renewable Fuels Association President and CEO Bob Dinneen had the following statement: "Gov. Abbott's waiver request doesn't come anywhere close to meeting the very high threshold required by the statute for proving 'severe harm.'


  12. White House asks for $44 billion in hurricane relief, floats offsetting budget cutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2017 | WSB-TV

    The Trump Administration on Friday asked Congress to approve a third major disaster aid relief package for areas hit hard by hurricanes in 2017, which would bring total federal aid to nearly $100 billion, as for the first time, the White House proposed budget savings to offset some of that cost. "This year's Atlantic hurricane season has resulted in historic, widespread destruction that continues to affect the lives of millions of Americans," said White House budget chief Mick Mulvaney in a letter to the Speaker of the House Paul Ryan .


  13. Energy Secretary Rick Perry: We need tax reform to grow economyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2017 | The Post-Standard

    Growing an economy, in my experience, requires four things: a tax system that encourages investment, a sensible regulatory system that doesn't overregulate, a transparent legal system, and an innovative education system that develops our future workforce. As a former governor of Texas and the current U.S. Secretary of Energy, I believe the United States will benefit greatly from President Trump's tax and regulatory reform initiatives.


  14. Trump environmental pick once said Texas would be 'better off' as an independent republicRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2017 | The Hill

    President Trump's nominee to lead the White House Council on Environmental Quality once said that Texas would be "better off" as an independent republic, CNN reported Thursday. Kathleen Hartnett White, whom Trump nominated to the post earlier this month, penned a 1995 essay for the 150th anniversary of Texas statehood.


  15. EPA to shrink response time for permit requests: Scott PruittRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2017 | The Raw Story

    Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt testifies before a Senate Environment and Public Works Committee confirmation hearing on his nomination to be administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency in Washington, U.S., January 18, 2017. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency will cut response times to permit requests to within six months by the end of 2018, part of the agency's goal to reduce regulations and delays, Administrator Scott Pruitt said on Thursday.


  16. Brenda Kay Jenkins of ParisRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2017 | EParis Extra

    Funeral Services have been scheduled for Wednesday, in Wood Funeral Homes, Deport with Reverend Don Shovan Officiating. Burial will follow in Highland Cemetery with Jimmy McCoin, Glen Coleman, Chad Wolfe, Kenny Greer, Mark Beers, and Randy Christopher serving as pallbearers.


  17. Lone Star Ballet honors longtime supporter, announces season lineupRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2017 | Amarillo.com

    Dancers will now pass by a star that bears Lilith Brainard's name every time they enter Lone Star Ballet's studio. The Lone Star Ballet honored the longtime supporter Thursday for her dedication to the arts with a dedication at the studio, 3218 Hobbs Road.


  18. TxDOT opens 1 NB lane on east loop in LufkinRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2017 | KXXV-TV Waco

    TxDOT has opened one northbound lane on the the east side of Loop 287 in Lufkin, while crews work to clean up the tar which ruined hundreds of tires on Thursday. After it became apparent the tar would incapacitate vehicles, the Texas Department of Transportation made the decision to close the east loop Thursday morning, causing the inner Lufkin streets to jam with traffic.


  19. Concrete Slab May Hold Remains Of Woman Missing Since 1989, Police SayRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2017 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    President Donald Trump on Monday assured residents of the Lone Star State that he would help speed needed federal assistance and resources to help deal with recovery efforts there, as he praised the work of first responders, federal disaster officials and regular Americans to overcome problems with the storm.


  20. 2017-18 Lion Basketball schedules & season tickets announcedRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2017 | Gilmer Mirror

    The schedule for the 2017-18 Texas A&M University-Commerce men's and women's basketball seasons have been announced and season tickets are now available for purchase. The Lion hoops teams will host 27 games in The Field House between the men's and women's squads on 17 dates, with the women playing 16 contests at home, and the men scheduled for 11 home games.