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  1. PN-G grad kicking off week at British OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    2 min ago | The Beaumont Enterprise

    The Port Neches-Groves graduate tweeted this morning a view from No. 18, showing his optimism for the week ahead. The total prize purse for this week's Open Championship is $10,250,000 and the defending champion is Texas native Jordan Spieth.

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  2. Koontz-Wagner shuts its doors after bankruptcy filingRead the original story w/Photo

    2 min ago | Houston Chronicle

    ... on Bourgeois Road in Northwest Houston. The company, which filed for bankruptcy protection in Houston, notified the Texas Workforce Commission about the closure. Koontz-Wagner is owned by Williams Industrial Services Group, a construction services ...

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  3. House Republicans tout carbon captureRead the original story w/Photo

    3 min ago | Houston Chronicle

    ... is a problem. But with more and more fossil fuel companies looking to carbon capture as the technology of the future, Texas Republicans are steadily making known their support. "[Fossil] fuels should be utilized with efficient technologies that ...

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  4. Texas woman gets 33 years for forced group sex with adopted daughterRead the original story w/Photo

    3 min ago | The Beaumont Enterprise

    A San Antonio woman accused of participating with her husband in repeated sexual assaults of their adopted daughter pleaded guilty to three counts of aggravated sexual assault and was sentenced to 33 years in prison.

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  5. Northwest ISD faces $4.2M in recaptureRead the original story

    10 min ago | Wise County Messenger Online

    With an increase in enrollment over the past few school years, Northwest ISD moved off the state's list of Chapter 41 schools.But with a big jump of its tax rolls in the past year, Northwest ISD will once again be subject to "recapture" for 2018-19.Northwest, Boyd, Chico, Decatur and Slidell have all recently received letters from the Texas ... (more)

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  6. UNT professor will vie for world record for longest history lessonRead the original story w/Photo

    11 min ago | Denton Record-Chronicle

    University of North Texas history professor Andrew Torget is trying to become a part of history himself by securing a spot in the Guinness Book of World Records . Torget will begin his attempt to spend 24 hours - or more - giving the world's longest history lesson at 9 a.m. Aug. 24. "It sounds a bit crazy, but the plan is to cover the entire breadth of Texas history, from cavemen up to the present, in a single nonstop lesson," Torget said.

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  7. Sharing his vision: Wise County artist's work over 40 years to be featuredRead the original story w/Photo

    11 min ago | Wise County Messenger Online

    ... drawings, sculptures. I have stuff from when I was 17 years old." Watson studied art at the University of North Texas. The program had him working at his peak, drawing and painting upwards of 10 hours per day while also taking classes for his ...

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  8. San Antonio store owner's killer set for executionRead the original story w/Photo

    16 min ago | The Daily Courier

    A Texas death row inmate was set for execution Tuesday evening as lawyers argued in the courts that the state parole board improperly refused his clemency request because he's black. Christopher Young was condemned for fatally shooting a San Antonio convenience store owner during an attempted robbery nearly 14 years ago.

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  9. Sandra Bullock Wants a Speedy Sale at Her West Hollywood BungalowRead the original story w/Photo

    21 min ago | The New York Observer

    ... Bullock has amassed a rather large collection of homes over the years. She has a number of properties around Austin, Texas , according to Variety , as well as vacation homes in Jackson Hole and Tybee Island. Then there's her main $16.2 million ...

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  10. #SwampWatch: Joe Wilson Battling For Top DC Committee PostRead the original story w/Photo

    30 min ago | FITSNews

    Conventional wisdom in Washington, D.C. has long held that congressman Joe Wilson of South Carolina was in line to become the next chairman of the influential U.S. House armed services committee . Wilson is now apparently vying with congressman Michael McCaul of Texas to become the next chairman of the U.S. House foreign affairs committee .

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  11. Texas foods add to dietRead the original story

    39 min ago | Wise County Messenger Online

    We are fortunate Texas is one of the largest producers of fresh fruits and vegetables, which makes our choices almost endless.This fact is important because of their high nutritional value.

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  12. Cooper ties down title in CalgaryRead the original story

    40 min ago | Wise County Messenger Online

    ... roping title with a two-run time of 16.6. He and 14-time National Finals Steer Roping qualifier Vin Fisher Jr., a Texas Tech graduate who lives in Andrews, shared the steer roping title after both men turned in a four-run time of 52.9. Brazile ...

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  13. The Latest: Trump at White House about Putin summitRead the original story w/Photo

    41 min ago | Fairfield Citizen-News

    ... with Republican members of Congress at the White House. The White House says Ways and Means Chairman Kevin Brady of Texas and five other lawmakers are to be in attendance. The meeting had been set to be about tax policy. U.S. President Donald Trump ...

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  14. Zacks: Brokerages Anticipate LGI Homes Inc (LGIH) Will Post Earnings of $1.71 Per ShareRead the original story w/Photo

    42 min ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... $40.73 and a twelve month high of $81.88. LGI Homes, Inc engages in the design, construction, and sale of new homes in Texas, Arizona, Florida, Georgia, New Mexico, South Carolina, North Carolina, Colorado, Washington, Tennessee, and Minnesota ...

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  15. Football: Heavy tribute - Monuments honor Boyd title teamsRead the original story

    46 min ago | Wise County Messenger Online

    ... by Joe Duty Perry Carter watched as workers set the three 1,200-pound monuments in the shape of the state of Texas in place last week outside the north end zone at Yellowjacket Stadium in Boyd. "There's been a lot of help to get these," ...

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  16. Alameda group taps design team for theater transformationRead the original story

    47 min ago | Business Journal

    The Alameda Theater Conservancy and Texas Public Radio have picked a team of design firms to re-imagine the downtown venue.

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  17. Texas farmers 'pay the price' for Trump's 'tariff foolishness,' says ex-trade czar Ron KirkRead the original story

    48 min ago | Dallas Morning News

    Former U.S. trade ambassador Ron Kirk on Tuesday lamented what he called President Donald Trump's "tariff foolishness," explaining that farmers in Texas and beyond "pay the price" for such an approach on trade. "Agriculture is the tip of the spear in these tariff wars," the former Dallas mayor said an event hosted at the Newseum by Axios.

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  18. San Antonio Spurs: Kawhi Leonard and the strangeness of USA BasketballRead the original story w/Photo

    48 min ago | Air Alamo

    APRIL 19: Kawhi Leonard #2 of the San Antonio Spurs shares a laugh with head coach Gregg Popovich of game two of the Western Conference Quarterfinals during the 2016 NBA Playoffs at AT&T Center on April 19, 2016 in San Antonio, Texas. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that , by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement.

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  19. The Latest: Federal judge won't stop Texas executionRead the original story w/Photo

    53 min ago | SFGate

    In this June 13, 2018, photo, death-row inmate Christopher Young holds a phone to his ear during an interview outside death row at the Texas Department of Criminal Justice Polunsky Unit near Livingston, Texas. The Texas Court of Criminal Appeals has refused to stop the scheduled execution of Young, who was convicted of fatally shooting San Antonio convenience store owner Hasmukh "Hash" Patel in November 2004.

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  20. Heat-Related Emergency Calls Up From Last YearRead the original story w/Photo

    54 min ago | NBC Dallas

    With the forecast of triple-digit temperatures in North Texas to last for several days, Medstar Ambulance in Fort Worth is ready for an increase in heat-related emergency calls. Medstar's public affairs director, Matt Zavadsky, said heat-related calls in their service area are up 47 percent over last year.

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