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City Guide to Houston

Here’s a quick and easy guide to Houston, the nation’s fourth largest city and the largest city in Texas.

08/26/2014

Globe Life Park 50th ACM Awards Texas

The 2015 ACM Awards in Texas Are Already Sold Out

The 50th annual ACM Awards will be held next year not in Las Vegas but in Texas. And now the Academy has announced that tickets for that event are already sold out.

04/16/2014

Michelle Garvey. Image from the Justice Department's NamUs web site.

Body Of Connecticut Girl, Missing 31 Years Identified In Texas

Authorities say a teenager found slain in Texas more than 30 years ago has been identified as a Connecticut girl who disappeared in 1982.

01/10/2014

BOULDER, CO - OCTOBER 04: A helmet of the Texas Longhorns lies on the field as the team warms up prior to facing the Colorado Buffaloes at Folsom Field on October 4, 2008 in Boulder, Colorado. Texas defeated Colorado 38-14. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

College Football Spotlight: Texas And Army Coaching Searches On Different Levels With Same Goal, Restore Pride

Army will never be a dominant force in college football the way Texas can be, but both programs have a special place in college football’s history. Seeing them each reach their expectations is capable if the right coach is brought in.

12/18/2013

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Where Are The Uninsured In America?

Massachusetts has lowest percentage of uninsured residents with only 4.5 percent; Texas has the highest with 28.8 percent. Generally the highest uninsured rates can be found in the South and West.

09/04/2013

Former President George Bush (Photo Credit: Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

Former President Bush Undergoes Heart Procedure

Former President George W. Bush has successfully undergone a heart procedure after doctors discovered a blockage in an artery.

08/06/2013

Rick Perry (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Colt Manufacturing To Welcome Texas Governor

The president of West Hartford-based Colt Manufacturing said Friday he will be pleased to host a visit by Gov. Rick Perry of Texas, a state he called a loyal supporter of the gun maker.

06/14/2013

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Connecticut Gun Maker Reportedly Considering South Carolina Move

A Connecticut gun manufacturer is considering locating in Horry County after that state passed stricter gun control laws in the wake of the Sandy Hook School shootings.

05/03/2013

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Texas Quarterback Signs UConn Letter Of Intent

A Plano, Texas quarterback has become the 23rd member of UConn’s 2013 recruiting class.

02/15/2013

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The Unclean Truth: How Five Cities Stack Up On Recycling

From the East Coast to the West Coast, recycling is a big issue for local governments.

12/26/2012

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