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Breaking News: JFK frozen in time at age 46 these past 50 years
Posted by: Harold Michael Harvey, JD SelectMedia

Dallas :: TX :: USA | updated 2013-12-19 01:20:35 -0800 | political-news

It’s hard for me to believe that 50 years have passed since that Friday, Mae Miller, the principal at Eugenia Hamilton Elementary School in Macon, Ga., announced via the intercom system that President Kennedy had been “killed in Dallas, Texas.”...
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Breaking News: Art Conspiracy raises thousands of dollars to support nonprofit art projects
Posted by: Mirjana Pantic

Dallas :: TX :: USA | updated 2013-12-21 09:24:52 -0800 | arts-culture-news

A street level philanthropy group, Art Conspiracy, has raised tens of thousands of dollars to support grassroots arts activities. For the past eight years, Art Conspiracy volunteers have been choosing empty warehouses or neglected buildings in the community to serve...
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Breaking News: More than 100 cats found in home of Texas twin sisters
Posted by: Anne Sewell

Houston :: TX :: USA | updated 2014-03-30 11:27:03 -0700 | odd-news

It seems that the twin sisters, both in their 60s, shared a love of cats. This week more than 100 cats were rescued from their Houston, Texas home, where they were said to be living in appalling conditions, according to...
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Breaking News: Manziel ready to impress at NFL pro day, but does it mean anything?
Posted by: Greg Fortier

College Station :: TX :: USA | updated 2014-03-30 02:30:51 -0700 | sports-news

Former President George H.W. Bush will be there, as will Texas Gov. Rick Perry. ESPN will be broadcasting it live, and believe me, that many people will be watching. It will likely shift the draft narrative, at least for a...
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Breaking News: George W. Bush wants to change PTSD designation
Posted by: MrGrassroots

Dallas :: TX :: USA | updated 2014-02-23 20:18:01 -0800 | political-news

Former President George W. Bush may well be remembered as one of America's worst presidents in history, mainly due to what is now acknowledged to be unnecessary involvement in the Afghanistan and Iraq Wars. The estimated cost of the two...
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Breaking News: Watch SXSW concerts free with the iTunes app or VEVO
Posted by: Joe Kukura

Austin :: TX :: USA | updated 2014-03-14 05:25:38 -0700 | technology-news

The big line-up of killer free concerts streaming from SXSW 2014 begins Tuesday night with Coldplay and Imagine Dragons. Kendrick Lamar plays Wednesday, Soundgarden is on Thursday night, Pitbull plays Friday and Keith Urban wraps up the festivities Sunday night....
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Breaking News: Broadband Internet expense may be holding back US entrepreneurs
Posted by: John Egan

Austin :: TX :: USA | updated 2014-04-15 06:15:18 -0700 | business-news

Could the high cost of high-speed Internet service be hampering US entrepreneurship? Researchers who compiled the 2014 Global Entrepreneurship and Development Index suggested that the expense of broadband Internet service in the US “is preventing some aspiring entrepreneurs from fully...
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Breaking News: Tony Parker out 'for the foreseeable future' due to general soreness
Posted by: Matthew Shovlin SelectMedia

San Antonio :: TX :: USA | updated 2014-02-21 06:06:48 -0800 | sports-news

San Antonio Spurs point guard Tony Parker has played a lot of minutes in the NBA - as a matter of fact, he's played 30,141 of them. With a lot of wear and tear on his body, the 31-year-old is...
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Breaking News: Texans release longtime tight end Owen Daniels
Posted by: Matthew Shovlin

Houston :: TX :: USA | updated 2014-03-11 09:34:16 -0700 | sports-news

In the fourth round of the 2006 NFL Draft, the Houston Texans got a great value on a former college quarterback - Owen Daniels. The Wisconsin product did not produce much in college (averaged 20.7 catches for 284 yards over...
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Breaking News: Sen. John Cornyn primaried by tea party; Republicans hell-bent on self-destruction
Posted by: MrGrassroots

Austin :: TX :: USA | updated 2013-12-13 12:36:16 -0800 | political-news

The pattern is all-too-familiar. A tea party challenger takes on an entrenched Republican United States senator and then defeats the sitting incumbent in a primary. The defeat by the tea party challenger is typically decisive, with high-profile support from the...
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Breaking News: College Baseball Hall of Fame ballot due soon: Who will get in this year?
Posted by: Harold Michael Harvey, JD SelectMedia

Lubbock :: TX :: USA | updated 2014-01-11 20:33:24 -0800 | sports-news

Commentary Now that Frank Thomas, Bobby Cox, Tom Glavine and Greg Maddux are secure in the Major League Baseball Hall of Fame, it’s time to check the mail for my National College Baseball Hall of Fame ballot. For the past...
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Breaking News: New technology could power smartphones with tiny windmills
Posted by: Joe Kukura

Arlington :: TX :: USA | updated 2014-01-15 13:10:28 -0800 | technology-news

Electronics manufacturers have been pursuing the idea of a "self-recharging" smart phone for a few years, but most of these efforts have been just chasing windmills. But by using actual windmills of tiny microscopic sizes a group of researchers at...
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Breaking News: Boy Scout founder would be 'horrified' gays allowed in Scouts as of Jan. 1
Posted by: Barry Ellsworth

Irving :: TX :: USA | updated 2014-01-07 18:14:44 -0800 | causes-news

The Boy Scouts of America has opened ranks to gay members, which should have pleased founder Lord Baden-Powell, since the probability is that he was gay. But he would likely be mortified, given the times in which he lived –...
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Breaking News: Can we move on now from JFK assassination memorials?
Posted by: jmark SelectMedia

Dallas :: TX :: USA | updated 2013-12-04 22:36:19 -0800 | your-story

Leave it to me to be on time for anything. I woke up late Friday morning, Nov. 22, to some coffee and a live television feed of the John F. Kennedy Assassination Memorial, just like everyone else. The site where...
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Breaking News: Salty sea beneath Saturn moon signals possible life beyond Earth
Posted by: Herbert Dyer, Jr.

Houston :: TX :: USA | updated 2014-04-07 11:07:39 -0700 | technology-news

“Follow the water.” That has been the watch-phrase and standing order of stargazers, including astrophysicists and astrobiologists, for decades as they search for life beyond Earth. That's because liquid water is considered the key ingredient and essential elixir for all...
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