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  1. Today in the pressRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 1 | RTE.ie

    At least 334 sites or buildings controlled by the Government are lying idle across the Republic. Research by The Irish Times shows that bodies falling under the control of Government departments are sitting on vast swathes of land - 141 acres in one case - some of which has been unused for more than 30 years.

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  2. Texas looks to Williston for ideas to combat challengesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 31 | KFYR-TV Bismarck

    Williston has experienced first hand the ebbs and flows of the oil boom. The region is a major player in record U.S. exports of oil and gas.

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  3. A Teachers' Strike and a Democratic Movement in OklahomaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2018 | New Yorker

    This week, we inaugurate our new monthly series, The Challengers, which will discuss some of the most contentious midterm races across the country, and examine how revolts against established politicians are reshaping the two parties. On this episode, Lawrence Wright , a New Yorker staff writer and the author of " God Save Texas: A Journey into the Soul of the Lone Star State ," joins Dorothy Wickenden to talk about the political scene in Texas, where Republicans have been in control for more than two decades, and now face insurgent candidates on many fronts.

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  4. What Texas May Tell Us About the Future of American PoliticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 30 | RollingStone

    For a brief period in the summer of 2016, Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump were polling about even in Texas. Few actually believed Clinton would be able to carry the state come November, but she was spending money there, and many began to wonder if one of the reddest states in America had the potential to turn purple, or even blue, at some point in the future.

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  5. 4-star QB Grant Gunnell has Arizona in Top 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 29 | Arizona Desert Swarm

    Four-star quarterback Grant Gunnell has named his three favorite schools, and they are Arizona, Cal, and Ohio State, according to Adam Gorney of Rivals.com . The Wildcats are seen likely destination for the 6-foot-6 quarterback.

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  6. See Mike and the Moonpies Bet Against the House in 'Beaches of Biloxi' VideoRead the original story

    Tuesday May 29 | RollingStone

    Clip for the standout track on the band's 'Steak Night at the Prairie Rose' LP casts steel guitarist Zach Moulton as an unlucky poker player Mike and the Moonpies have released a music video for their song "Beaches of Biloxi." A standout of the Texas band's latest album, Steak Night at the Prairie Rose , the track opens with a "Suspicious Minds" guitar line, before vocalist Mike Harmeier documents the temptations of gambling on the Gulf Coast.

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  7. Traveling through Texas for Memorial Day weekend? Then you'llRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 25 | Houston Chronicle

    We asked our readers to tell us the worst speed traps they've encountered in the Lone Star State. Here's what they reported back.

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  8. Governor Kay Ivey approves deployment of 5 National Guard soldiers,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 25 | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    Governor Kay Ivey announced the decision to help the Texas National Guard and U.S. Customs and Border Protection on May 25, according to a release from her office. A UH-724 Lakota helicopter, along with a flight crew and aircraft maintainers, will depart from Birmingham on Tuesday, May 29. The group will be under the command of The Lone Star State's National Guard Division.

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  9. Hot Luck Review: The Texas Gentlemen Lone Star wrecking crew hits the dancehallRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 25 | The Austin Chronicle

    While the Texas Gentlemen may not exactly represent the sound of Lone Star roots right now, the versatile north Texas collective has touched nearly every important emergent roots act in the state over the past couple of years.

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  10. Steps to prevent tick bitesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 25 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    The nation's tick population is growing and with that comes the potential for more infections since there are many different kinds of ticks. Including the Lone Star Tick which was identified only a decade ago.

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  11. Lesbian female vet could make Texas history if wins congressional seatRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 24 | Daily Mail

    If Gina Ortiz Jones wins the Texas Congressional race for the 23rd district in November, she will be making history several times over She says she is not concerned her sexual orientation will be used against her because, she says, that would be an indication of Republicans lack of platform Texas Congressional candidate, Gina Ortiz Jones, could make history four times over as the first openly gay, first Iraq War veteran, first Filipino-American, and first female if she wins the 23rd district. In an interview with the Daily Beast , Ortiz Jones says that should she beat the two-term incumbent William Heard, having a female in the seat is of particular importance in the Lone Star State.

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  12. Protect Life Rule Is a Win for Women's Health Care and Pro-LifersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 24 | Cybercast News Service

    Last Friday, the Trump administration announced its new Protect Life Rule. These new HHS regulations will insure that Title X Family Planning Funds will no longer go to organizations that perform or promote abortions.

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  13. Dad of slain Pakistani exchange student thought she'd be safer in TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 24 | New York Post

    The father of the Pakistani exchange student killed in the Santa Fe High School massacre sent her to the Lone Star State because he believed she would be safer in Texas than in her home country. "We used to think that our kids aren't safe in a place like Pakistan, that things aren't right here but such bad things don't happen in America, and that my daughter would be safe over there," Abdul Aziz Sheikh told NBC News after his daughter Sabika's funeral in Karachi Wednesday.

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  14. The Challengers: Could the Democrats Take Texas?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2017 | New Yorker

    This week, we inaugurate our new monthly series, The Challengers, which will discuss some of the most contentious midterm races across the country, and examine how revolts against established politicians are reshaping the two parties. On this episode, Lawrence Wright, a New Yorker staff writer and the author of " God Save Texas: A Journey into the Soul of the Lone Star State ," joins Dorothy Wickenden to talk about the political scene in Texas, where Republicans have been in control for more than two decades, and now face insurgent candidates on many fronts.

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  15. Memorial Day Ceremony at Ridgeview Memorial ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 23 | North Texas e-News

    The 11th annual Memorial Day Ceremony at Ridgeview Memorial Park will be held Monday, May 28, 2018, at 1:00 pm. Located at 2525 Central Expressway North, between McKinney and Allen, this annual event honoring the memories of all deceased veterans who honorably served their country is sponsored by VFW 'Lone Star' Post 2150, Turrentine-Jackson-Morrow Funeral Home and Collin County Freedom fighters.com.

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  16. New face of Democrats? Women and minorities win big in primariesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2018 | The Japan Times

    Democratic voters have chosen African-American and Latina women as their candidates for governor in Georgia and Texas, historic wagers for a party embracing minorities and women ahead of November's pivotal mid-term elections. As President Donald Trump's Republicans struggle to craft a strategy for defending their majorities in the Senate and House of Representatives, energized Democrats have taken a progressive tack in recent primary races, notably on Tuesday, when several minority candidates led the charge.

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  17. AP Reveals Contempt for Texas in Post-Santa Fe Shooting CoverageRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2018 | NewsBusters.org

    Two recent Associated Press dispatches have exposed how out of touch two of its reporters are with the dominant Second Amendment-defending views of voters and politicians in Texas. They also are flummoxed that most of the students who survived Friday's school shooting in Santa Fe haven't turned into rabid gun-control advocates.

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  18. Texas land prices aren't so cheap as more people flock to LoneRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2018 | MySanAntonio.com

    Economic growth and an influx of new residents are pushing up the price of land statewide, according to research published this week by the Texas A&M Real Estate Center. Economic growth and an influx of new residents are pushing up the price of land statewide, according to research published this week by the Texas A&M Real Estate Center.

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  19. El Fenix Sued For Infringement Over 'Don't Mess With Tex-Mex' SloganRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2018 | KOAI-FM Dallas

    There are a few things you don't mess with in Texas. First of all, Texas itself.

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  20. Texans turning to Virginia for concealed handgun licensesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2018 | WHAS11

    Robert Marcus can help you find the gun of your dreams. He's been working in a gun store since he was 15. "I've been doing it so long that I wouldn't know what else to do," said Marcus, owner of Bob's Gun Store, a family business founded by his great uncle in the early 20th century.

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