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Dangerous Storm Spurs Tornadoes In Southern Plains
An intense storm system swept through Oklahoma, western Texas and southern Kansas on Monday, spawning several tornadoes that caused some damage.
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Judge Temporarily Blocks Deportation Of Cambodian Refugees After ICE Raids
The decision came down just days before 50 detainees were to be deported to Cambodia.
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Deep In The Heart Of Texas, A Politically Conservative Town Goes Green
John J. Berger
John J. Berger is an energy and environmental policy specialis...
An interview with Georgetown, Texas mayor Dale Ross
On-Duty 'Attack' Leaves One U.S. Border Agent Dead, Another Injured
Rogelio Martinez, 36, was on patrol in West Texas when he and his partner reported needing help, officials said.
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'Around Here, You're Either Eating Steak Or You're Eating Beans'
Living through the booms and busts in a West Texas oil town.
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Crisis Center of West Texas
Despite Death Threats, Former Planned Parenthood Leader Still Fights For Women
Some of the same people who protested her views asked her for help when their daughters needed abortions.
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Odessa, Texas, Boasts Resources Often Associated With Larger Cities
President/CEO, Odessa Chamber of Commerce
Our population becomes more culturally diverse every day.
Christopher Aluka Berry / Reuters
Houston’s Post-Harvey Toxic Mess
Professor in the Practice of Public Affairs, Columbia Universi...
If we are to maintain the way of life we enjoy while maintaining a safe and healthy environment, we need to require more careful management of toxic substances.
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Meth, Coke And Oil: A Drug Boom In The Texas Shale Patch
By Liz Hampton, Reuters
Drug use is a significant factor in workplace injuries and crimes involving oilfield workers.
Adrees Latif / Reuters
Houston Chemical Plant Fire Highlights Dangers Of Deregulation
Alexander C. Kaufman
The Arkema factory disaster shows what's at risk with President Donald Trump's industrial agenda.
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Federal Court Invalidates Part Of Texas Congressional Map
By Alexa Ura and Jim Malewitz, The Texas Tribune
Federal judges have invalidated two of Texas’ 36 congressional districts, setting up a scramble to redraw them ahead of the 2018 elections.
Human Nature Unleashed: #Charlottesville
Retired television executive; Author, 'The Gospel of Self: How...
If you sleep with evil, you will certainly get at least some it on you.
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Texas Democrats Are Lining Up To Take On Congress' Biggest Climate Denier
Rep. Lamar Smith has "really put a target on his back," said one organizer.
Jose Luis Gonzalez / Reuters
Most Border Residents Didn’t Vote For Trump’s Wall
South Texas precincts overwhelmingly voted for Hillary Clinton.
Hell Or High Water
-- A Texas Crime Thriller is 2016's Big Score
Movie Critic for ReThink Reviews
Nearly everything in Hell Or High Water seems to be about ways of life disappearing, primarily because of the economy, and
'Green News Report' - May 12, 2016
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen
Co-hosts of the radio’s nationally syndicated ‘Green News Report’
IN 'GREEN NEWS EXTRA' (see links below): Obama administration announces historic new regulations for methane emissions from
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