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House OKs Bill To block Obama Deportation Relief

House Republicans have passed legislation to shut down a program by President Barack Obama granting deportation relief to immigrants brought here illegally as children.

08/01/2014

Bill Powers, President of the University of Texas at Austin, welcomes guests to the discussion panel, LBJ and MLK: Fulfilling a Promise, Realizing a Dream, held at the the Civil Rights Summit at the Lyndon Baines Johnson Library and Museum in Austin, Texas, on Tuesday, April 8, 2014. (credit: RODOLFO GONZALEZ / AMERICAN-STATESMAN)

Source: UT President Powers’ Resignation Demanded

A source tells the Associated Press that University of Texas System Chancellor Francisco Cigarroa told University of Texas at Austin President Bill Powers that he must resign or he will be fired.

07/05/2014

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Prosecutors: Man Expresses No Remorse For Killing Austin Cop

Prosecutors who secured a death penalty conviction of a 26-year-old man in the slaying of an Austin police office told jurors time and again that the killer expressed no remorse for the shooting.

03/02/2014

President Obama Attends Memorial Service At Ft. Hood For Shooting Victims

Senator Optimistic For Passage Of Sexual Assault Bill

A senator who’s led efforts in Congress to address military sexual crimes says she thinks she has the votes to pass legislation that would remove commanders from sexual assault investigations.

03/02/2014

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Califiornia-Based Company Recalls Meat From Texas Stores

A Northern California company is recalling more than 8.7 million pounds of meat products because it processed diseased animals without a full federal inspection.

02/08/2014

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Working-Age People Make Up Majority Of Food Stamp Recipients

Working-age people now make up the majority in U.S. households that rely on food stamps — a switch from a few years ago, when children and the elderly were the main recipients.

01/26/2014

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Mavs Come Back To Beat Pelicans 110-107

Dallas Mavericks recovered from a cold start to beat New Orleans 110-107 on Saturday night.

01/11/2014

LeBron James celebrates during the championship celebration at the American Airlines Arena on June 24, 2013 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Ned Dishman/NBAE via Getty Images)

LeBron Tops Manning For AP Male Athlete Of The Year

James was announced Thursday as The Associated Press’ 2013 Male Athlete of the Year, becoming the third basketball player to capture the award that has been annually awarded since 1931.

12/26/2013

NEW YORK, NY - FEBRUARY 25: Chef Anthony Bourdain addresses attendees during the press conference announcing the Inaugural World Street Food Congress 2013 at Spice Market on February 25, 2013 in New York City. (credit: Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)

Anthony Bourdain Disses Frito Pie Recipe, Says Texas Does It Best

Insults dished out by Emmy Award-winning TV host and food critic Anthony Bourdain on an episode of CNN’s “Parts Unknown” have stirred up outrage in New Mexico.

09/30/2013

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BlackBerry To Lay Off 4,500 Employees

BlackBerry says it will lay off 4,500 employees, or 40 percent of its global workforce, as it reports a nearly $1 billion second-quarter loss in a surprise early release of earnings results.

09/20/2013

Gov. Rick Perry has called the Legislature back for a third special session to approve more money for roads, but the main sticking point centers on what is the most conservative way to fund them without raising taxes (credit: by Jonathan Gibby/Getty Images)

Road Debate Will Start Third Special Session

Gov. Rick Perry has called the Legislature back for a third special session to approve more money for roads, but the main sticking point centers on what is the most conservative way to fund them without raising taxes.

08/04/2013

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Lady Bears Still Top Women’s Basketball Poll

The Lady Bears received all 40 first-place votes for the third straight week and have won 48 straight Big 12 regular-season and tournament games. They play No. 23 Iowa State for the conference title Monday night.

03/11/2013

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