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Streaking UFC Fighter Cub Swanson Looks To Secure Title Shot

Cub Swanson is perfectly comfortable with being known as a “can’t miss” fighter when it comes to delivering excitement.

11/20/2014

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Texas Coach Strong, Players Could Testify In OSU Coach Dispute

An attorney for Oklahoma State says the school could seek sworn testimony from Texas football coach Charlie Strong, Longhorns players and school administrators in its legal fight

11/19/2014

Joe Benavidez works out for the media during the Team Alpha Male Media Open Workout (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Two Time UFC Title Challenger Joe Benavidez Returns

Benavidez still holds the #2 ranking in the division, and Saturday night he takes on Dustin Ortiz in a fight that could help him lay claim to a third title shot.

11/19/2014

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Amid Criticism, Texas Fails To OK New Textbooks

Amid charges of bias from the right and left, the Texas Board of Education has failed to grant preliminary approval for any of the around 100 new history and social studies textbooks up for use in classrooms statewide.

11/18/2014

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Judge Refuses To Toss Perry Case On Technicalities

A Texas judge has refused to quash two felony indictments for abuse of power against Gov. Rick Perry on technicalities, ruling that the case against the possible 2016 presidential hopeful should continue.

11/18/2014

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Texas Officials Seek $86M To Extend Border Security

Texas Gov. Rick Perry wants to spend more than $86 million to extend extra security patrols along the border with Mexico to next August.

11/18/2014

U.S. Senator Ted Cruz speaks during the final day of the 2014 Republican Leadership Conference on May 31, 2014 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Cruz In Austin To Decry Net Neutrality

Sen. Ted Cruz is visiting a startup mentoring program in Austin on Friday to speak about the net neutrality issue, which he has described as “Obamacare for the internet.”

11/14/2014

George P. Bush speaks on night two of the Republican National Convention August 31, 2004 at Madison Square Garden in New York City. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

George P. Bush Hires Transition Team

After being elected last week, George P. Bush has hired a staff of five people for his transition team ahead of his January 2 swearing-in as the state’s new land commissioner.

11/13/2014

Texas Governor-Elect Greg Abbott celebrates with his wife Cecilia and daughter Aubrey during his victory party on November 4, 2014 in Austin, Texas. (credit: Erich Schlegel/Getty Images)

Abbott Discusses Transition To Governor

Governor-elect Greg Abbott is set to reveal his plans on Tuesday for the transition into his new job. The Republican attorney general officially takes office on January 20.

11/11/2014

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Whole Foods Tops Q4 Expectations

Whole Foods has reported a quarterly profit that topped Wall Street expectations. The Austin grocery store chain on Wednesday reported earnings of $128 million.

11/06/2014

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State Officials To Vote On Water Funding Rules

Texas officials are poised to consider final rules for implementing the state’s water funding plan on Thursday. Texans needs an additional 2.7 trillion gallons of water by 2060.

11/06/2014

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Indicted Perry Appears In Austin Courtroom

Gov. Rick Perry is making his first court appearance on felony charges that accuse him of abusing his power when he vetoed funding for public corruption prosecutors.

11/06/2014

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