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Texas Gov. Rick Perry in New York City - June 19, 2013 (credit: Monica Miller / WCBS 880)

Texas Gov. Rick Perry Hits Up NYC On Job-Poaching Tour

On Wednesday, with the smell of smoked brisket enticing taste buds at a Manhattan barbecue restaurant, the chief executive of the Lone Star State hoped his southern charm would work on local businesses.

06/19/2013

Republican presidential candidate, Texas Gov. Rick Perry speaks during a campaign stop at the Beacon Drive-In Jan. 8, 2012 in Spartanburg, S.C. (Photo by Rainier Ehrhardt/Getty Images)

Texas Gov. Perry Coming To New York, Connecticut To Lure Businesses Away

Texas Gov. Rick Perry has announced plans to come to New York and Connecticut – and persuade some businesses to relocate to his home state.

06/10/2013

Federal agents raid a home in New Boston, Texas in connection with the investigation into ricin-laced letters sent to Mayor Michael Bloomberg and President Obama on May 31, 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

CBS News: Actress Arrested In Connection With Ricin Letters Sent To Bloomberg, Obama

Shannon Guess Richardson, an actress and mother of five children, was arrested Friday, an official told CBS News. It’s not clear what charges would be filed against her.

06/07/2013

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Transform Father’s Day Into The Adventure Of A Lifetime

Want to do something fun with your dad for Father’s Day? Check out these exciting activities that are sure to be an adventure!

05/28/2013

Head coach Fred Hoiberg of the Iowa State Cyclones. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Rothstein: This And That Around NCAA Basketball; Iowa State, SMU & More

Iowa State needs to get back to the way they initially built their program under Fred Hoiberg — taking transfers.

05/24/2013

Stormy Weather Over Manhattan. (credit: Thomas Piercy via Facebook)

3 New York Boroughs Make Top 10 Most Expensive Places To Live

Three New York City boroughs made the top 10 list for the most expensive places to live in America.

04/16/2013

Revenge Porn

Women Shocked, Furious As Their Photos Appear On ‘Revenge Porn’ Web Sites

Women from around the country are being humiliated, as their most personal pictures are finding their way onto pornographic Web sites.

02/11/2013

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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

Emilie Parker, 6 (credit: family photo)

Texas Man Remembers Emilie Parker, Niece Killed In Newtown Massacre

The uncle of a little girl who lost her life to the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre said his niece would light up a room and made a mark on everyone who knew her.

12/17/2012

Chris Mallon

Volunteers Come All The Way From Texas To Help Storm-Battered Long Island

A Long Island man who relocated to Texas has returned, with a truckload of donated help for victims of Superstorm Sandy.

11/05/2012

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Curci: Week 7 College Football Preview

Last week boasted one of the most entertaining college-football Saturdays in recent memory. It would be almost impossible to duplicate, but nevertheless Week 7 will be just as action-packed.

10/12/2012

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Rothstein Files: This And That Around College Basketball

Texas coach Rick Barnes doesn’t have a go-to guy like he did last year with J’Covan Brown but he’s absolutely thrilled with what he’s seen from his team so far this fall.

10/12/2012

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Curci: Week 6 College Football Preview

This Saturday will be a great opportunity for LSU to silence some of their more recent critics as they head to Florida to take on the Gators.

10/05/2012

Kelly Clarkson

Kelly Clarkson Is Leaving Texas For Tennessee

The American Idol winner is selling her Texas home and moving to Nashville fulltime. “I do love pop music,” she says, but “I think I have more of a Southern mentality.”

09/20/2012

(Chicken Kabobs / Credit: Crystal Hessong)

Gridiron Grub: Did Someone Say Bacon?

When it comes to tailgating, grilling is a must. As a simple crowd pleaser, kabobs have infinite variations. This version combines a rich, smoky and sweet bourbon glaze with the sweet-tart flavor of pineapples and […]

09/05/2012

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