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One dead, five hurt in Texas freeway shooting

The victims included two bystanders, Fort Worth police said. Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/one-dead-five-hurt-texas-freeway-shooting-n1263732 Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was…

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Texas Senate passes restrictive new voting bill

The final version of the Senate Bill 7 is not yet online for review, but the original version banned overnight early voting hours and drive-thru…

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Texas diner will add $50 to bill of any patron who needs to be told to wear a mask

There’s a new sign in the window of Legends Diner in Denton, Texas. It reads: “Our new surcharge. $50 if I have to explain why…

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Texas GOP launches avalanche of bills to curtail voting

Lawmakers are seeking to limit early voting and tighten ID requirements, among other restrictive measures. Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/politics/elections/texas-gop-launches-avalanche-bills-curtail-voting-n1260747 Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared…

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Beto’s back

While Ted Cruz was getting clobbered for fleeing Texas amid its historic winter storm, the Democrat he defeated in 2018, Beto O’Rourke, was already deep…

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Texas Rangers Say They’ll Stop Trying to Hypnotize Crime Victims and Witnesses

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS), which oversees the Texas Highway Patrol and the state’s (in)famous Texas Ranger Division, said this week it has…

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Texas state lawmaker introduces bill to set minimum teacher salary at $70K

A Texas state lawmaker introduced a bill setting the minimum salary for teachers at $70,000 per year, saying “instead of just calling teachers ‘heroes,’ let’s…

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GOP Texas lawmaker introduces bill to allow death penalty for women who have abortions

A Republican lawmaker in Texas has introduced a bill that would allow the death penalty for women who have abortions. “Today, I filed HB 3326…

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Fauci: Texas inviting another virus surge by lifting mask mandate

Anthony Fauci, President Biden’s chief medical adviser, suggested Wednesday that Texas officials are inviting another surge of the coronavirus by lifting the state’s mas… Source: https://thehill.com/policy/healthcare/542503-fauci-texas-officials-inviting-another-virus-surge-by-lifting-mask-mandate Droolin’…

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Tesla is secretly preparing to switch on a huge mega battery in Texas

Tesla has secretly constructed a huge battery facility in Texas, part of what appears to be an attempt to add power storage to the state…

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West Virginia GOP governor: ‘I don’t know really what the big rush to get rid of the mask is’

West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice (R) expressed misgivings in an interview with CNN Thursday about fellow GOP governors in Texas and Mississippi eliminating mask mandates,…

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‘Neanderthal thinking’: Biden lays into states lifting Covid restrictions

President Joe Biden said Wednesday that moves by Texas Gov. Greg Abbott and others to lift statewide Covid restrictions showed “Neanderthal thinking.” “I think it’s…

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After Texas lifts mask mandate, ‘I hate it here’ trends on Twitter

Yesterday, in the name of “freedom,” Texas Governor Greg Abbott announced he was lifting the mask mandate and opening Texas “100%.” In his press release…

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Biden, first lady to travel to Texas as state recovers from historic winter storm

This is Biden’s first trip as commander in chief to a state following a natural disaster. Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/politics/white-house/biden-first-lady-travel-texas-state-recovers-historic-winter-storm-n1258927 Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and…

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IRS extends tax-filing deadline for Texas over winter storms

The IRS announced Monday that it is extending the tax-filing deadline to June 15 for victims of the winter storms in Texas.The extension applies to…

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In photos: Water crisis in Texas continues

Power has returned to most of Texas after a week of statewide blackouts caused by historic winter storms, but millions still don’t have access to…

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As temperatures rise, close to 70 dead in states with severe winter weather

While temperatures are already on the rise in Texas and other states battered by this week’s severe winter weather, the freezing temperatures and extreme conditions…

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Tortillas lured a freezing Texas dog to safety. Guess his new nickname?

“I have people left and right that say they want this dog — the ‘tortilla dog!’” his Latina foster mom said. They now call him…

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Game of Thrones’ Night King keeps popping up in arctic Austin, Texas

Like we don’t have enough problems. All of the freak ice and snow falling in Austin, Texas has apparently summoned a White Walker. via Reddit…

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How a Disaster Vacation Could Take Down Ted Cruz

As Senator Ted Cruz endured the torments of public scorn on Thursday—outed by fellow passengers on his way to a warm Cancun vacation, as millions…

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Authorities suspect hypothermia after 11-year-old Texas boy dies in bed amid power outages

Authorities believe 11-year-old Cristian Pavon died in his bed from hypothermia on Tuesday after his family’s home lost power amid the unfolding winter disaster taking…

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