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What Happened to My World?
  My dear friend and renowned clairvoyant, Barbara S. of Seaford NY, sent me a six minute nostalgic You Tube about Brooklyn NYC , circa the 50s and 60s. It would take this writer far too much time ...
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UIL State Executive Committee to Meet
  AUSTIN — The State Executive Committee of the University Interscholastic League will convene at 8:30 a.m. on Monday, April 27 at the Austin Marriott North in Round Rock to discuss alleged UIL rul...
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Update: NWS says two EF1 tornadoes hit Upshur and Cass counties
GILMER, TX (KLTV) - The National Weather Service in Shreveport has confirmed in a preliminary report that two EF1 tornadoes touched down in Upshur and Cass counties during Friday night's storms. Re...
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Damage Survey for Upshur and Cass counties
PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SHREVEPORT LA 729 PM CDT SAT APR 25 2015 ... NWS DAMAGE SURVEY FOR UPSHUR AND CASS COUNTIES TORNADO EVENTS ON THE EVENING OF APRIL 24 2015... ....
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Video: Gilmer Football State Championship Ring Ceremony

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Gilmer football team receives state championship rings
GILMER, TX (KLTV) - It was a special night in Gilmer on Saturday at the Civic Center as the 2014 class 4A Division II state champion Buckeyes football team received their state championship rings. ...
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SPCA of Texas Assists in Seizing 315 Fighting Roosters, Hens and Juvenile Birds from Angelina County Cockfight
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  (ANGELINA COUNTY, TX/DALLAS, TX) April 25, 2015 –  Earlier today, the SPCA of Texas, the Angelina County Sheriff's Office, the Texas Department of Public Safety and the Federal Bureau of Investig...
Cano goes over political, regulatory changes in telecommunications industry at Etex meeting
by MARY L. KIRBY
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More than 300 members attended the Etex Telephone Cooperative Annual Meeting Tuesday with Chief Executive Officer Charlie Cano discussing the political and regulatory changes in the telecommunicati...
Obama on the ‘fourth quarter’ of his presidency: ‘I have something that rhymes with bucket list’
by TONY ORTEGA, The Raw Story
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President Barack Obama poked fun at himself and at the press during the annual White House Correspondents’ Dinner Saturday night, and more than a few of his jokes left some of the Washington press ...
Words are Powerful
by MALU BRADFORD BEYONCE
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  I was going to kill myself. Those are pretty powerful words. I myself have never uttered those words but it proves how powerful words can be. Recently I was talking with someone and he uttered fi...
Supreme Court appears on cusp of declaring right to same-sex marriage
by REUTERS
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The U.S. Supreme Court’s arguments on Tuesday over same-sex marriage will cap more than two decades of litigation and a transformation in public attitudes. Based on the court’s actions during the p...
Bobby Jindal just splintered the GOP
by HEATHER COX RICHARDSON, Salon
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Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal’s  op-ed in the New York Times  marks the whimpering end of an unholy alliance. The letter itself was a ham-handed attempt to capture the 2016 evangelical vote before Se...
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FILE - In a Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014 file photo, Tulsa County Undersheriff Tim Albin briefs reporters on the arrest of former Deputy Gerald Nuckolls, 26, at the agency's headquarters in Tulsa, Okla. Tulsa County Sheriff Stanley Glanz said in a release Monday, April 27, 2015 that Albin has resigned. Glanz didn't specify why Albin stepped down, but said departmental reorganization was necessary following the shooting by reserve deputy Robert Bates on April 2, 2015. A memo released on Friday, April 24 indicated Albin quashed criticisms of Bates, who would later go on to fatally shoot a restrained man.(AP Photo/Tulsa World, Matt Barnard, File) KOTV OUT; KJRH OUT; KTUL OUT; KOKI OUT; KQCW OUT; KDOR OUT; TULSA OUT;TULSA, Okla. (AP) — The second-ranking official in the Tulsa County Sheriff's Office resigned Monday after a leaked internal investigation showed he pressured subordinates to ignore the training deficiencies of a volunteer deputy now charged in the fatal shooting of a restrained man during a sting operation.


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PHOENIX (AP) — An Arizona mother was convicted of first-degree murder and child abuse Monday in the death of her 5-year-old daughter, who prosecutors said was beaten, neglected and confined to a closet before being dumped in a trash bin in 2011.
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