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Analysis: The odds for legal pot and casinos in Texas just got worse

Analysis: The odds for legal pot and casinos in Texas just got worse Ocean Casino…

Good News in History, January 15

Good News in History, January 15 20 years ago today, Jimmy Wales and Larry Sanger…

Opinion: Masters of the Universe Tell Stalin to, “Hold My Beer.”

Opinion: Masters of the Universe Tell Stalin to, “Hold My Beer.” Source: Red State

Feeling fit? A little more sweat could still help your heart

Feeling fit? A little more sweat could still help your heart Nature, Published online: 15…

‘Can you work with less-qualified people?’ and 19 other curveball questions to navigate at industry interviews

‘Can you work with less-qualified people?’ and 19 other curveball questions to navigate at industry interviews …

China COVID vaccine reports mixed results — what does that mean for the pandemic?

China COVID vaccine reports mixed results — what does that mean for the pandemic? Nature,…

Alarming COVID variants show vital role of genomic surveillance

Alarming COVID variants show vital role of genomic surveillance Nature, Published online: 15 January 2021;…

Texas becomes first state to administer 1 million doses of COVID-19 vaccine

Texas becomes first state to administer 1 million doses of COVID-19 vaccine ​ The state…

Governor Abbott Participates In Keynote Discussion At Texas Public Policy Foundation’s Policy Orientation

Governor Abbott Participates In Keynote Discussion At Texas Public Policy Foundation’s Policy Orientation Governor Greg…

Taco News Roundup: Feast on Barbacoa in San Antonio and North Texas

Taco News Roundup: Feast on Barbacoa in San Antonio and North Texas 2M Smokehouse in…

Re-Open Cal Now, Day 2: Sheriffs John D'Agostini and Scott Jones—Constitutionality of the Lockdown Orders and the Rule of Law

Re-Open Cal Now, Day 2: Sheriffs John D’Agostini and Scott Jones—Constitutionality of the Lockdown Orders and…

Texas House requires masks for 2021 legislative session, declines to expand virtual testimony

Texas House requires masks for 2021 legislative session, declines to expand virtual testimony Legislators greet…

New York May Be the First to Ban – and Confiscate – Bulletproof Vests Not Used in the Commission of Crimes

New York May Be the First to Ban – and Confiscate – Bulletproof Vests Not Used…

How Big Al’s Smokehouse Is Ensuring Its Barbecue Comfort Food Survives the Pandemic

How Big Al’s Smokehouse Is Ensuring Its Barbecue Comfort Food Survives the Pandemic This year…

Deborah Roberts Has Exhibited Art Worldwide. She Hasn’t Had a Solo Museum Show in Her Hometown—Until Now

Deborah Roberts Has Exhibited Art Worldwide. She Hasn’t Had a Solo Museum Show in Her Hometown—Until…

Texas First State To Administer 1 Million COVID-19 Vaccines

Texas First State To Administer 1 Million COVID-19 Vaccines Governor Greg Abbott and the Texas…

The World’s Oldest Known Cave Painting Has Been Discovered in Indonesia

The World’s Oldest Known Cave Painting Has Been Discovered in Indonesia Scientists from Griffith University…

Who Were the Texans Who Traveled to the Capitol to Challenge the Election Results?

Who Were the Texans Who Traveled to the Capitol to Challenge the Election Results? As…

Watch Dwayne Johnson Give $30k Truck to the Guy Who Took Him In When ‘The Rock’ was a Homeless Teenager

Watch Dwayne Johnson Give k Truck to the Guy Who Took Him In When ‘The Rock’…

Governor Abbott Appoints Six To Texas Medical Board District Four Review Committee

Governor Abbott Appoints Six To Texas Medical Board District Four Review Committee Governor Abbott has…

Governor Abbott Appoints Seven To Texas Medical Board District Three Review Committee

Governor Abbott Appoints Seven To Texas Medical Board District Three Review Committee Governor Greg Abbott…

50 Countries Just Joined New Coalition to Protect 30% of the Planet’s Land and Oceans By Decade’s End

50 Countries Just Joined New Coalition to Protect 30% of the Planet’s Land and Oceans By…

These Women Have Been Penpals for 70 Years, Forging a True Friendship From 10,000 Miles Away

These Women Have Been Penpals for 70 Years, Forging a True Friendship From 10,000 Miles Away …

Saudi Arabia is Building a Zero-Carbon City With No Cars or Pollution: ‘A new era of civilization’

Saudi Arabia is Building a Zero-Carbon City With No Cars or Pollution: ‘A new era of…

HB 1106 Introduced

HB 1106 Introduced Relating to the imposition of a supplemental court security fee on conviction…

HB 1105 Introduced

HB 1105 Introduced Relating the authorization of digital license plates. Source: House Bills Today

HB 1104 Introduced

HB 1104 Introduced Relating to the expunction of arrest records and files relating to certain…

HB 1103 Introduced

HB 1103 Introduced Relating to the representation of an indigent person in certain criminal proceedings. …

HB 1102 Introduced

HB 1102 Introduced Relating to the pickup and delivery of alcoholic beverages for off-premises consumption. …

Texas laws protecting whistleblowers don't apply to Attorney General Ken Paxton, his agency argues in bid to quash lawsuit

Texas laws protecting whistleblowers don’t apply to Attorney General Ken Paxton, his agency argues in bid…

‘Chicano Squad’ Provides New Perspectives on Police Brutality and Unsolved Murders

‘Chicano Squad’ Provides New Perspectives on Police Brutality and Unsolved Murders In 1977, a handsome…

Tulsi Gabbard Slams Big Tech and the Left On It's Censorship Abuse

Tulsi Gabbard Slams Big Tech and the Left On It’s Censorship Abuse Source: Red…

Establishment Republicans Want to Wash Trump Out of Their Hair, But the Dye is Permanent Now

Establishment Republicans Want to Wash Trump Out of Their Hair, But the Dye is Permanent Now …

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey Is Right About One Thing, He's Opened Pandora's Box

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey Is Right About One Thing, He’s Opened Pandora’s Box Source:…

Ric Grenell Bashes Biden's Pick to Head USAID, It's a Name You'll Know and Not Love

Ric Grenell Bashes Biden’s Pick to Head USAID, It’s a Name You’ll Know and Not Love …

Good News in History, January 14

Good News in History, January 14 Happy Birthday to American actress Faye Dunaway, who turns…

DC Rushes to Restore Globalist Fake 'Free Trade' – To the Great Detriment of We the People

DC Rushes to Restore Globalist Fake ‘Free Trade’ – To the Great Detriment of We the…

Texas Senate changes rules so Republicans can still bring bills to floor without Democratic support

Texas Senate changes rules so Republicans can still bring bills to floor without Democratic support …

Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler Flips out When Asked if His Failure to Respond to BLM/Antifa Riots Set a Bad Precedent

Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler Flips out When Asked if His Failure to Respond to BLM/Antifa Riots…

COVID’s toll on smell and taste: what scientists do and don’t know

COVID’s toll on smell and taste: what scientists do and don’t know Nature, Published online:…

Daily briefing: Insects face ‘death by a thousand cuts’

Daily briefing: Insects face ‘death by a thousand cuts’ Nature, Published online: 14 January 2021;…

Anti-ageing effects of protein restriction unpacked

Anti-ageing effects of protein restriction unpacked Nature, Published online: 14 January 2021; doi:10.1038/d41586-020-03662-x Two animal…

The power of a budget plan in grant writing

The power of a budget plan in grant writing Nature, Published online: 14 January 2021;…

Accurate machine learning in materials science facilitated by using diverse data sources

Accurate machine learning in materials science facilitated by using diverse data sources Nature, Published online:…

COVID reinfections are unusual — but could still help the virus to spread

COVID reinfections are unusual — but could still help the virus to spread Nature, Published…

Houston police officer under investigation after participating in U.S. Capitol riot

Houston police officer under investigation after participating in U.S. Capitol riot A Houston police officer…

Washington Post Columnist Asks: How Can Those in the 'Trumpist Cult' Be 'Deprogrammed'?

Washington Post Columnist Asks: How Can Those in the ‘Trumpist Cult’ Be ‘Deprogrammed’? Source:…

Ken Paxton is only state attorney general in the U.S. who didn’t sign letters condemning Capitol insurrection

Ken Paxton is only state attorney general in the U.S. who didn’t sign letters condemning Capitol…

Tribcast: A U.S. Capitol insurrection and the first week of the Texas Legislature

Tribcast: A U.S. Capitol insurrection and the first week of the Texas Legislature The Texas…

All Texas Democrats in U.S. House voted to impeach Donald Trump. No Texas Republicans joined them.

All Texas Democrats in U.S. House voted to impeach Donald Trump. No Texas Republicans joined them. …

“Something Has To Change”

“Something Has To Change” Michelle Rickett lives a short walk from the Dallas parking lot…

Houston Is America’s Saddest Sports City, Part Infinity

Houston Is America’s Saddest Sports City, Part Infinity No master of the mystic arts ever…

HB 523 Introduced

HB 523 Introduced Relating to the enforcement of commercial motor vehicle safety standards in certain…

HB 464 Introduced

HB 464 Introduced Relating to food allergen awareness in food service establishments. Source: House Bills…

HB 319 Introduced

HB 319 Introduced Relating to the eligibility for participation in University Interscholastic League activities of…

HB 311 Introduced

HB 311 Introduced Relating to the declaration and length of a state of disaster or…

HB 310 Introduced

HB 310 Introduced Relating to the inclusion of instruction regarding the beginning of human life…

Governor Abbott Announces Brenham Designated As Music Friendly Community

Governor Abbott Announces Brenham Designated As Music Friendly Community Governor Greg Abbott today announced that…

A Texas lawmaker worked with the state restaurant association to draft an alcohol-to-go bill. His wife lobbies for the group.

A Texas lawmaker worked with the state restaurant association to draft an alcohol-to-go bill. His wife…

Texas Holocaust And Genocide Commission Accepting Applications For Outstanding Texas Educator Award

Texas Holocaust And Genocide Commission Accepting Applications For Outstanding Texas Educator Award The Texas Holocaust…

Today Marks 3000 Days on Mars For the Genius ’Curiosity Rover‘ –See Celebration Photos From the Red Planet

Today Marks 3000 Days on Mars For the Genius ’Curiosity Rover‘ –See Celebration Photos From the…

The Internet and Why I’m Loving It | East Texas Moms

The Internet and Why I’m Loving It | East Texas Moms I have a love…

See Paris’s Long Overdue Upgrade to Iconic Champs-Élysées Boulevard With An ‘Extraordinary Garden’  

See Paris’s Long Overdue Upgrade to Iconic Champs-Élysées Boulevard With An ‘Extraordinary Garden’   Mayor of…

See the Moment a Bubble Froze Into a Beautiful Sphere At Sunrise Creating a Natural Snow Globe

See the Moment a Bubble Froze Into a Beautiful Sphere At Sunrise Creating a Natural Snow…

Lone Capitol Police Officer Lured Rioters Away From Senate Chambers: The Hero ‘Likely Saved Lives”

Lone Capitol Police Officer Lured Rioters Away From Senate Chambers: The Hero ‘Likely Saved Lives” …

Young Man Overcomes Illness by Learning Skills From a Near Dead Art: Watchmaking

Young Man Overcomes Illness by Learning Skills From a Near Dead Art: Watchmaking After Reuben…

'Chef's Kiss': Reporters Give up Game After Misattributing Pelosi Quote Calling for 'Uprisings' to Gohmert

‘Chef’s Kiss’: Reporters Give up Game After Misattributing Pelosi Quote Calling for ‘Uprisings’ to Gohmert …

Matt Gaetz Goes Nuclear On the House Floor and Dems Lose It as He Calls Out Their Hypocrisy for Months of Riots

Matt Gaetz Goes Nuclear On the House Floor and Dems Lose It as He Calls Out…

Texas Legislative Session Begins With Heavy Security Presence Following U.S. Capitol Riot

Texas Legislative Session Begins With Heavy Security Presence Following U.S. Capitol Riot This story was originally…

Jordan’s story: Isolated, anxious and failing online classes, an 11-year-old Texas boy considered suicide

Jordan’s story: Isolated, anxious and failing online classes, an 11-year-old Texas boy considered suicide Mental…

Where parents and students in Texas can turn for help with mental health concerns

Where parents and students in Texas can turn for help with mental health concerns The…

Analysis: Make government boring again

Analysis: Make government boring again Security for the opening day of the Texas Legislature’s session…

Good News in History, January 13

Good News in History, January 13 55 years ago today, Robert Clifton Weaver, a career…

U.S. representatives from Texas vote along party lines on resolution asking Pence to remove Trump from office

U.S. representatives from Texas vote along party lines on resolution asking Pence to remove Trump from…

COVID Curfew Forces Woman Indoors Unless It's to Walk a Dog, So She Puts Her Boyfriend on a Leash

COVID Curfew Forces Woman Indoors Unless It’s to Walk a Dog, So She Puts Her Boyfriend…

Repeat DNA expands our understanding of autism spectrum disorder

Repeat DNA expands our understanding of autism spectrum disorder Nature, Published online: 13 January 2021;…

Structure and function of a neocortical synapse

Structure and function of a neocortical synapse Nature, Published online: 13 January 2021; doi:10.1038/s41586-020-03134-2 Electrophysiology…

Chaperone-mediated autophagy sustains haematopoietic stem-cell function

Chaperone-mediated autophagy sustains haematopoietic stem-cell function Nature, Published online: 13 January 2021; doi:10.1038/s41586-020-03129-z Haematopoietic stem…

Antarctic icebergs reorganize ocean circulation during Pleistocene glacials

Antarctic icebergs reorganize ocean circulation during Pleistocene glacials Nature, Published online: 13 January 2021; doi:10.1038/s41586-020-03094-7…

Dire wolves were the last of an ancient New World canid lineage

Dire wolves were the last of an ancient New World canid lineage Nature, Published online:…

Third Dem Member of Congress Comes Down With Virus, After Protest and Pelosi Vote

Third Dem Member of Congress Comes Down With Virus, After Protest and Pelosi Vote …

In his first public appearance since Capitol riot, Trump visits Texas border to tout wall construction

In his first public appearance since Capitol riot, Trump visits Texas border to tout wall construction …

The Serious Stuff, the Loud Stuff, the Money Stuff: A Preview of the 87th Texas Lege

The Serious Stuff, the Loud Stuff, the Money Stuff: A Preview of the 87th Texas Lege …

Texas legislative session begins with heavy security presence following U.S. Capitol riot

Texas legislative session begins with heavy security presence following U.S. Capitol riot Security at the…

On Texas Time: Laci Mosley, Comedian and Host of the Popular ‘Scam Goddess’ Podcast

On Texas Time: Laci Mosley, Comedian and Host of the Popular ‘Scam Goddess’ Podcast Within…

Governor Abbott Delivers Remarks On Opening Day Of The Texas Legislature

Governor Abbott Delivers Remarks On Opening Day Of The Texas Legislature Governor Greg Abbott today…

HB 1056 Introduced

HB 1056 Introduced Relating to temporary branch polling places. Source: House Bills Today

HB 1055 Introduced

HB 1055 Introduced Relating to the employment of health care professionals at public schools. Source:…

HB 1054 Introduced

HB 1054 Introduced Relating to the filing of a bond by a private high-speed rail…

HB 1053 Introduced

HB 1053 Introduced Relating to a limitation on increases in the appraised value of real…

HB 1052 Introduced

HB 1052 Introduced Relating to health benefit plan coverage for hair prostheses for breast cancer…

No, the Mandalorian Did Not “Dox” Ted Cruz

No, the Mandalorian Did Not “Dox” Ted Cruz In the days since he helped precipitate…

Texas House elects Dade Phelan speaker as 2021 legislative session gets underway

Texas House elects Dade Phelan speaker as 2021 legislative session gets underway State Rep. Dade…

The Houston Texans Can’t Afford to Squander Another Year of Deshaun Watson’s Career

The Houston Texans Can’t Afford to Squander Another Year of Deshaun Watson’s Career Maybe Deshaun…

Juice Bar Workers Were Shocked By a New Year’s-Themed Tip of $2021 – And Assumed it Was a Mistake

Juice Bar Workers Were Shocked By a New Year’s-Themed Tip of 21 – And Assumed it…

State Of Texas Establishes Alternate Care Site In Austin To Expand Hospital Capacity

State Of Texas Establishes Alternate Care Site In Austin To Expand Hospital Capacity Governor Greg…

Salsa Macha Is Setting Texas on Fire

Salsa Macha Is Setting Texas on Fire Salsa macha is hot. Within the last five…

This Arkansas Doctor Forgave $650,000 in Medical Bills For Cancer Patients to Kick Off 2021

This Arkansas Doctor Forgave 0,000 in Medical Bills For Cancer Patients to Kick Off 2021 …

Watch Fishermen Risk Walking on Frozen Lake to Rescue Exhausted Baby Deer

Watch Fishermen Risk Walking on Frozen Lake to Rescue Exhausted Baby Deer Two men were…

Top 10 Species Discovered in 2020 Include a Harry Potter Snake and Desert-Dwelling Broccoli

Top 10 Species Discovered in 2020 Include a Harry Potter Snake and Desert-Dwelling Broccoli While…

Startup Turns 32 Million Discarded Chopsticks Into Gorgeous Decor And Furniture

Startup Turns 32 Million Discarded Chopsticks Into Gorgeous Decor And Furniture Attempting to tackle the…

Multiple Women Allege Rampant Sexual Harassment At Major Conservative Student Activist Group

Multiple Women Allege Rampant Sexual Harassment At Major Conservative Student Activist Group Source: Red…

Governor Abbott Statement On Passing Of Sheldon Adelson

Governor Abbott Statement On Passing Of Sheldon Adelson Governor Greg Abbott today issued the following…

'Investigate Chicom Global Lockdown Fraud!' Demand Lawyers, Retired Brig. Gen. in Open Letter to FBI Exposing Virus Lies

‘Investigate Chicom Global Lockdown Fraud!’ Demand Lawyers, Retired Brig. Gen. in Open Letter to FBI Exposing…

In San Antonio, a Fight over Public Housing Heats Up

In San Antonio, a Fight over Public Housing Heats Up On a Thursday in early…

Point of Order: The incoming speaker speaks

Point of Order: The incoming speaker speaks Evan Smith, CEO of The Texas Tribune. (Audio…

Watch: Live video of the Texas House and Texas Senate

Watch: Live video of the Texas House and Texas Senate During the 2021 legislative session,…

Good News in History, January 12

Good News in History, January 12 50 years ago today, the American television sit-com All…

How the Legislature Might Address the Less-Than-Dire Budget Shortfall

How the Legislature Might Address the Less-Than-Dire Budget Shortfall After the collapse of oil prices…

The Texas Legislature convenes for its 2021 session Tuesday. Here are 5 things to watch.

The Texas Legislature convenes for its 2021 session Tuesday. Here are 5 things to watch. …

Reshoring EU agriculture risks undermining SDGs

Reshoring EU agriculture risks undermining SDGs Nature, Published online: 12 January 2021; doi:10.1038/d41586-021-00048-5 Reshoring EU…

How COVID unlocked the power of RNA vaccines

How COVID unlocked the power of RNA vaccines Nature, Published online: 12 January 2021; doi:10.1038/d41586-021-00019-w…

How to include Indigenous researchers and their knowledge

How to include Indigenous researchers and their knowledge Nature, Published online: 12 January 2021; doi:10.1038/d41586-021-00022-1…

UK science advisers: publish evidence behind COVID vaccine changes

UK science advisers: publish evidence behind COVID vaccine changes Nature, Published online: 12 January 2021;…

Vaccine makers in Asia rush to test jabs against fast-spreading COVID variant

Vaccine makers in Asia rush to test jabs against fast-spreading COVID variant Nature, Published online:…

The Texas GOP Returns to Its Favorite Pastime: Infighting

The Texas GOP Returns to Its Favorite Pastime: Infighting Even as Joe Biden prepared to…

Eyewitness Account of Chaos at the Capitol

Eyewitness Account of Chaos at the Capitol Source: Red State

WATCH: Parler CEO Describes How Big Tech Is Trying to Keep His Site Offline

WATCH: Parler CEO Describes How Big Tech Is Trying to Keep His Site Offline …

Wendy Davis says Trump supporters harassing a Biden bus in Texas should have served as a warning before U.S. Capitol riot

Wendy Davis says Trump supporters harassing a Biden bus in Texas should have served as a…

Governor Abbott Appoints Stainton As District Attorney Of 271st Judicial District

Governor Abbott Appoints Stainton As District Attorney Of 271st Judicial District Governor Greg Abbott has…