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  1. Open carry in Texas 'much ado about nothing,' despite doomsayers' predictionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Fox News

    Since the open carry law went into effect on Jan. 1, Texas has not seen a significant number in 911 calls or incidents involving handguns. The new, and somewhat controversial law allowing licensed gun owners to carry their firearms openly in public took effect Jan. 1. Predictions that the law would cause panic or even put the public in danger have, so far, proven to be off-target.

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  2. Announces Weekly AwardsThe Patriot League announced...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Patriot League

    ... an ECAC time at 3:52.98. M-F ATHLETIC PATRIOT LEAGUE MALE FIELD ATHLETE OF THE WEEK JOHN CAMPBELL, NAVY So., Amarillo, Texas Campbell had a pair of IC4A marks in Navy's victory over Army West Point, winning the weight throw with a toss of 18.86 ...

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  3. White House seeks $1.8 billion to fight Zika virusRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | KAUZ

    ... we know more" about the dangers of sexual transmission of the virus. The Feb. 4 advisory followed a report out of Texas that one confirmed case of Zika virus infection was transmitted through sex, not a mosquito bite. Speaking at a Feb. 5 news ...

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  4. Comedy Bang! Bang! on tour with Paul F. Tompkins, Lauren Lapkus &...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Brooklynvegan

    ... The Carolina Theatre of Durham May 11 - Atlanta: The Tabernacle May 13 - New York: Gramercy Theater May 17 - Dallas: Texas Theatre May 18 - Austin May 19 - Minneapolis: Pantages Theatre May 20 - Chicago: Athenaeum Theatre May 21 - Detroit May 22 - ...

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  5. Chipotle closes its doors and ruins lunch plans for company-wide food safety meetingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Dallas Morning News

    ... months. Food safety protocols will also be explained in the meeting. Dozens of would-be Chipotle customers left North Texas locations empty handed around lunchtime Monday, as the popular burrito chain hit the pause button to focus on food safety. ...

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  6. Galveston's historic hotels provide a dramatic backdrop for a storybook weddingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | CultureMap

    ... small more intimate occasions. Hotel Galvez & Spa, A Wyndham Grand Hotel, is the only historic beachfront hotel on the Texas Gulf Coast. When guests enter, they'll know that they will be attending a wedding in one of the country's grand hotels. This ...

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  7. Quintessential Texas burger declared one of the best in America is only a six-hour drive awayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | CultureMap

    The best burger in Texas? You'll have to head west to find it. That's according to Food & Wine 's juicy new list. 7 comments

  8. Houstonians mourn death of restaurateur who transformed culinary scene with authentic Texas BBQRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | CultureMap

    ... Goode Co. BBQ became the place Houstonians would bring out-of-town friends and family for a taste of authentic Texas barbecue. Dining at Goode's restaurant always included leaving room for a slice of the restaurant's peerless pecan pie. Ultimately, ...

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  9. Auckland City Limits Launches CompetitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Scoop

    ... TV Disko, DJ House of Bamboo Inspired by and aligned with the world-class Austin City Limits Music Festival in Austin, Texas, Auckland City Limits Music Festival will fuse the best elements of Austin's premier festival with a New Zealand flavor and ...

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  10. Super Beyonce selects two Texas cities for worldwide concert tourRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | CultureMap

    Fresh off her show-stopping performance during halftime at Super Bowl 50, Beyonc has announced the Formation World Tour, which comes to Texas for two dates this spring. Beyonc's first solo tour since 2013, and the first of any kind since the On the Run Tour with Jay Z in 2014, kicks off April 27 in Miami, visiting 22 cities around North America through June 12, including Houston on May 7 and Dallas-Fort Worth on May 9. The tour then heads to Europe for 15 more dates, June 28 through July 31. The announcement comes on the heels of the surprise release of the superstar's new single , "Formation," fueling speculation that she will release another new album soon.

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  11. Pair of privileged Jewish teens first used 'affluenza' defense in 1924Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Times of Israel

    ... country; he was found partying in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico, with his mother. He's currently at a juvenile facility in Texas.) Couch's featherweight sentence in a way proved his parents correct: Wealth does have its privileges, such as the ability to ...

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  12. Chad Morris building SMU with Texas recruitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | MSNBC

    The rebuilding of SMU is a project that is no easy task. As Chad Morris gets ready for his second season on the job, he continues to do what he can to build a foundation based on Texas recruits.

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  13. The Bush family and eminent domainRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Washington Post

    Following attacks from primary rival Jeb Bush about his past use of eminent domain, Republican presidential hopeful Donald Trump on Sunday accused the Bush family of using the practice to build a baseball stadium in Texas. "Eminent domain is a very important thing," Trump said on ABC's "This Week."

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  14. UConn and South Carolina set for 1 vs 2 showdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Washington Times

    ... in the Top 25 that started on Feb. 17, 1985. They split their games this week, beating Arkansas before falling to Texas A in overtime on Sunday. WELCOME BACK: DePaul re-entered the Top 25 for the third time this season. The Blue Demons came in at ...

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  15. Yo La Tengo's Pure FolkUnplugged, sold-out, and cover to coverRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Austin Chronicle

    ... 2014 , their aura Saturday night emanated comparatively quiet. The Hoboken-bred trio's sold-out show at University of Texas' Hogg Auditorium transpired fully acoustic and folky - unlike the rock roar for which those "Big Day Coming" lyrics strive. ...

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  16. BREAKIING: Fire at San Antonio's Rivercenter Mall garageRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | KBMT

    ... was not immediately clear how the fire was started. A total of 10 Zika virus cases have been reported in the state of Texas so far this year, according to the Dallas County Department of Health and Human Services. A total of 10 Zika virus cases have ...

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  17. Montgomery Co. arrests 3 on meth chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | KHOU-TV Houston

    ... bust that led to three arrests and the recovery of stolen motorcycles, the office announced Monday. MONTGOMERY COUNTY, Texas - The Montgomery County Sheriff's Office lead a drug bust that led to three arrests and the recovery of stolen motorcycles, ...

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  18. Justin Anderson Is Developing Into The Player We Expected Him To BeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Mavs Moneyball

    ... during this century. After averaging just eight minutes, which is pretty usual for a rookie, Justin was sent to the Texas Legends in the D-League to help progress his game and play more minutes. After six games in the D-League, it was pretty clear ...

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  19. 2 UT-Austin professors join prestigious groupRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Chron

    Two University of Texas at Austin professors have joined the ranks of the national academies, a group of the most respected researchers in the nation. The National Academy of Engineering announced on Monday that it had welcomed David R. Maidment, a professor in UT's Cockrell School of Engineering, and Bridget R. Scanlon, a senior research scientist in the Jackson School of Geosciences.

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  20. Trendmaker partners with Meridiana Community on GHBA fundraiserRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Chron

    The Greater Houston Builders Association , recently announced that Trendmaker Homes and Meridiana MPC are partnering on the GHBA 2016 Benefit Homes Project, a 36-year-old fundraiser that benefits three local charities. Trendmaker Homes will be donating the construction management of a luxury home, and Meridiana MPC, a Rise Communities development, is donating the homesite in the new 2,700-acre community, located south of the Texas Medical Center, off Highway 288 and Highway 6. Each year two homes are built for the Benefit Homes Project with donated land, materials and services by GHBA members.

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