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Texas Redhead: The Mini Monstrosity Spreading Terror on the Internet


Seems like Texas is the home of everything big, and insects are no exception either. An image posted on the Facebook page of Texas Parks and Wildlife of what appears to be a huge redheaded centipede, otherwise known as the ...

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Supreme Court Blocks Texas Law That Would Close Down Abortion Clinics

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The Supreme Court of the United States temporarily blocked a Texas law that would have forced most abortion clinics to close in Texas in today’s decision. The law, which was designed to force abortion clinics to close by requiring medically ...

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Nutritionists Criticize Texas Schools Deep Fryer, Soda Machines Return

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Nutrition experts have voiced their concerns over a decision this week to reinstate deep fryers and soda machines in Texas schools. They say this decision will worsen a childhood obesity problem in the second-most populous U.S. state, Dispatch Times reported. Department ...

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Inland Texas Braces For More Flooding From Tropical Storm Bill

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Texas residents prepared for heavy rain and more flooding as the remnants of Tropical Storm Bill moved further inland Wednesday. The center of the storm was expected to head northward, west of the Interstate 35 corridor. Forecasters said to expect ...

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Texas Officers Close Down Lemonade Stand Citing $150 Permit Needed

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Overton, Texas police officers closed down a lemonade stand and demanded two sisters, ages 7 and 8, obtain a $150 permit to operate, according to ABC affiliate KLTV. “We were trying to raise some money so we could take our ...

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526th Texas Death Row Inmate Scheduled To Be Executed

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One of the longest-serving inmates on Texas’ death row was scheduled to be executed on Wednesday at 6 p.m., more than three decades after being convicted of fatally shooting four people in 1983. Lawyers for Lester Bower filed a last-minute ...

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Texas Poised To Allow Residents To Openly Carry Handguns

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Texas is poised to become the largest state in the U.S. to allow citizens to openly carry handguns, a measure that gun-rights activists have long sought to change. The Texas House of Representatives voted 96-35 on Friday to allow residents ...

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Texas Cattle Ranches Produce Harmful Antibiotic Resistant Bacteria

Antibiotic Resistant Bacteria Originating From Texas Cattle Ranches / iStock Photo

Latest research suggests that Texas cattle ranches could be the source of antibiotic resistant bacteria, which are becoming airborne. Poor quality samples collected downwind from cattle ranches were examined by the researchers from Texas Tech University. Antibiotic resistant bacteria have been ...

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