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Webb throws 3 TD passes to Marquez as Texas Tech holds off UTEP, 30-26
EL PASO, Texas – Davis Webb threw three touchdown passes to Bradley Marquez to help lift Texas Tech to a 30-26 victory over Texas-El Paso Saturday night. UTEP (1-1) led 6-0 early in the game, but the Red Raiders (2-0) fought back for a 16-13 halftime …
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Tesla Speeds Past Texas Red Tape to Park Its Battery Plant in Nevada
By choosing Nevada, however, Tesla is missing a wonderful opportunity to mess with Texas. Local officials fiercely courted the battery plant, and Texas Governor Rick Perry even went to California to persuade Tesla Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk.
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Rainbow Wahine soccer falls to Texas, 2-1
WAIPAHU, Oahu – The University of Hawai`i women's soccer day went toe-to-toe with Texas before eventually succumbing in a 2-1 loss in the final match of the Outrigger Resorts Shootout Monday at Waipio Peninsula Soccer Stadium. Whitney Jaynes scored …
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Tomas Telis will make first major league start, inches Texas Rangers closer to
Colby Lewis (left) of the Texas Rangers enters the field of play while on a rehab assignment with the Frisco Roughriders with catcher Tomas Telis before their game against the San Antonio Missions on Monday, May 20, 2013. (Stewart F. House/Special …
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SpaceX Gets 10-Year Tax Exemption for Texas Site
Cameron County commissioners have agreed to waive 10 years of county taxes as part of an agreement bringing the world's first commercial site for orbital rocket launches to the southernmost tip of Texas. The county's governing board on Thursday also …
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Boyle Heights kidnap suspect, son found at Texas birthday party
Abraham Vargas had been living in an apartment in Texas, but detectives were unclear if he had established it as his permanent home. He is scheduled to appear Monday in a Texas court for a hearing. It was unclear whether he would waive extradition.
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Texas drought will lighten up by winter, report says
The Climate Prediction Center states that drought conditions in Texas will most likely improve or end by the end of the year, except for the state's southern tip. As the drought persists, Texas lakes are drying up, including one of San Antonio's …
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Texas Keeper Cider releases first cider to local stores
Along with Lindsey Peebles, Nick Doughty and Brandon Wilde launched Texas Keeper Cider — a cidery located in far South Austin — because they believe it's an appealing middle ground between wine and beer. Doughty, the head cider maker, has worked …
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AOL.com Article – Texas Governor Perry defends veto that led to charges
WASHINGTON (AP) – Texas Gov. Rick Perry on Sunday defended the veto that led a grand jury to indict him on two felony counts of abuse of power, noting that even some Democrats have questioned the move by prosecutors. "I stood up for the rule of law in …
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The Bullet Train That Could Change Everything
Texas Central High-Speed Railway is promising to connect Houston and Dallas with the fastest trains at 205 mph, developed on a relatively snappy timeline with little support from taxpayers. By contrast, the California train will be heavily subsidized …
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Texas nurse allegedly exposed himself to 63-year-old cancer patient
A South Texas hospital nurse has been charged with indecent exposure after police say he exposed himself to a 63-year-old cancer patient. San Antonio police say 49-year-old Richard Pacheco prior to the alleged incident told the woman he served in Iraq …
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Report: Texas freshman guard Rami Hammad intends to transfer
At the time the five prospects signed, former head coach Mack Brown called it his best offensive line recruiting class during his tenure in Austin. But it seems that the tale of Hammad at Texas will be one of unfulfilled potential if he does indeed …
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Texas woman allegedly stole bottle of wine, wanted to get arrested to see
A Central Texas woman allegedly stole a bottle of $ 3.99 wine to get arrested and see her jailed boyfriend. Alicia Walicke of Cedar Park was charged with misdemeanor theft and freed on $ 5,000 bond Friday. Williamson County jail records did not list an …
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A&M, Texas to Swim Men's and Women's Dual Meets in 2014-2015 Season
While that series has been lopsided in the favor of defending NCAA runners-up Texas for a long time, competition between the state's two largest and most prominent universities, especially in a state with so few men's swim programs, is important for …
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Meet The Harry Reid Of Texas
Conventional political wisdom holds that Texas is a deep red state home to some of the most conservative politicians in the country. However, many outside the Lone Star State, including most if not all Washington and New York-based pundits, are unaware …
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