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Letters sent to cities that passed bag ban

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton on July 2 notified 11 Texas cities that their ordinances against plastic shopping bags had been knocked down by...

Believing that someday is today

December 7, 1941: According to president Franklin Roosevelt, “A day that will live in infamy.” September 11, 2001: For a generation that has only read...

Choosing your perfect pose for all eternity

Yes, President Trump just named a Supreme Court nominee that could change the future and fate of the United States for decades to come. That...

U.S. Supreme Court rules in favor of Texas redistricting maps

The United States Supreme Court voted 5-4 on June 25 to approve 10 of 11 disputed Texas House and congressional redistricting maps used in...

This time the crime feels different

This is one is different. Not worse, not more tragic, just different. This one I can identify with. The last one I had similar feelings over was...

The truth is out there; can you hear it?

It’s a noisy world out there! Well, thanks for that, Dr. Obvious! OK, maybe it wasn’t particularly helpful to simply state that the world has become...

Finally: It was a son of a son of a concert

There he was. Again. Jimmy Buffett, with a wide smile and dark sunglasses, was clearly happy to be before tens of thousands of Parrotheads again. This...

Parents, children separated at border gains widespread attention in the U.S.

Although border-crossing issues are largely federal matters, the Lone Star State has been a center of news reports about authorities separating children from their...

Life Core Value: What’s in your backpack?

Do you have/use a backpack? How often do you use it? What do you carry in it? Do you have different backpacks for different occasions? Are you tired...

Biting off more technology than you can chew

Technology is stupid. I am by no means a tech expert; I merely dabble. I know my way around most everyday applications, and I can learn...
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