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  • Texas Ren Fest 2014
    The Nations's largest Renaissance festival in Texas is in full party mode
    The Texas Renaissance Festival is celebrating its third of eight weekend-run with “All Hallows Eve” as the designated theme this Saturday and Sunday. With record breaking attendances that last two weeks and more events and parties...
  •  Gubernatorial Democratic candidate and Texas State Senator Wendy Davis
    Wendy Davis wants Obama to come to Texas to save her campaign
    Wendy Davis, the Texas state senator and candidate for governor, is not typically one to mince words. To illustrate, a Thursday story in Politico quotes her as saying that she would welcome President Obama coming down to Texas to campaign for her....
  • Obama voter ID
    Obama admits voter ID laws do not suppress voters
    President Obama admitted to the nation on Tuesday that controversial voter ID laws do not suppress the minority vote. The president, speaking in a radio interview, said that the primary reason that minority voters stay away from the polls was...
  • Dallas Comic Con's Fan Days 2014 Brings Together Genre Fans
    Dallas Comic Con's Fan Days 2014 Brings Together Genre Fans
    Dallas Comic Con's Fan Days 2014 wasn’t as hectic an event as May’s monstrous blow-out, but it still provided plenty of fun for attendees. Held back at the familiar Irving Convention Center, it was better organized than in the past...
  • Upcoming plagiarism case at Southern Methodist University's Center for Presidential History?
    Sexism, plagiarism in academia: The case at Southern Methodist University
    The mistreatment of a female writer might turn into a possible case of plagiarism at Southern Methodist University's Center for Presidential History in Dallas, Texas in their Election 2004 project. SMU's Presidential History Center has...
  • Darren Vann
    Indiana serial killer may be one of America's most prolific
    Detectives are on the hunt for more victims after the bodies of seven women have been found -- and all of them surround one single man. Darren Vann is accused of being a serial killer, and he may have been active over a span of 20 years in at...
  • Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital nurses
    CDC changes Ebola guidelines
    Under fire for the handling of the first patient diagnosed with Ebola in America, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) announced Monday changes to its current Ebola guidelines, including better training, oversight and...
  • Ebola is no joke in Texas
    Ebola is no joke in Texas
    Comedians, radio and talk show hosts and even television and movies going back to the early 1970’s have joked about the dreaded Ebola Hemorrhagic Fever.When Political Correctness was less than its own current epidemic, comedians thought...
  • The Supreme Court Justices of the United States
    Supreme Court allows Voter ID in Texas, two days before voting begins
    Last Thursday on Oct. 9, District Court Judge Nelva Gonzalez struck down Texas’s voter suppression laws saying they amounted to an “unconstitutional poll tax” and that roughly 600,000 voters, many of them black or Latino, could...
  • School close in wake of Ebola scare
    Five schools close in wake of Ebola scare
    Two schools in Ohio and three in Texas have closed their doors while the schools are disinfected against the Ebola virus, reports the Washington Post on Oct. 16. While all schools admit that they are considered low-risk, they opted to exercise...
  • Bentley quarantined and 'safe'
    Texas Ebola patient's dog Bentley quarantined and 'safe'
    On the heals of the shocking news that a Spanish Ebola patient's dog was euthanized last week for fear it was infected with Ebola, many dog lovers were holding their breath to learn the fate of a Texas dog who also belongs to an Ebola patient....
  • Texas Govenor Rick Perry
    Rick Perry defends Western Civilization in London while beset by crises in Texas
    Even though he is beset by both an Ebola outbreak in Dallas and what many consider to be a politically motivated prosecution, Texas Gov. Rick Perry, a Republican, has started a tour of Europe, according to a Tuesday story in the Washington Post....
  • What is Happening with Ebola in Texas?
    Is the Texas Ebola outbreak out of control?
    Yesterday evening on October 12, 2014, the LA times ran a report stating that a Texas nurse has contracted the deadly Ebola virus despite her wearing full protective gear during her interactions with an Ebola infected patient. The news...
  • Texas healthcare worker tests positive for Ebola
    Ebola in Dallas: Second Ebola patient has pet at home: How will US handle pets?
    Not much is revealed about the private life of the healthcare worker in Dallas who has tested positive for Eboli, but it is known that they have a pet at home. The headlines report today that a Texas healthcare worker has tested positive for Ebola...
  • Knight vs Boykin
    Oklahoma vs. Texas football game to be broadcast on Tulsa TV
    The Sat. Oct. 11, 2014 edition of the Red River Rivalry with the Oklahoma Sooners(OU) vs the Texas Longhorns football game will be televised at 11 a.m. on ch 8.1 KTUL in Tulsa.With Oklahoma's (spoiler alert) loss at TCU last week, Oklahoma'...