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Texas governor retreats from law that would force NFL players to stand for anthem

The governor of Texas recently attacked the NFL for trying to squeeze the Lone Star State into not passing a bathroom bill. Part of the response included a threat to push for a law that would apply to a certain kind of stand-or-sit decision that some NFL players have begun to make. “The NFL has…

Houston area dominates Fab 50

The Lone Star State reigns supreme. And particularly the Houston area. So says the 2017 Crown Sports Girls Fab 50 list, which was revealed exclusively Sunday at the Triple Crown Sports Preseason National Invitational Tournament at the Salt Palace Convention Center in Salt Lake City, Utah. Known as the longest-running girls youth volleyball players’ […]

Life in Texas

Now that the entire nation is on the road to becoming Texas, let’s see what life is like in the Lone Star Republic. Texans Carlos Santiago and Mary New, who both went from local schools to careers to partial retirement in Houston may as well live on separate planets when it comes to their lifestyles […]

Texas Politician's Bill Urges Texans Not to Use Wrong Emoji

The Chilean flag is annoyingly similar to Texas' state flag, but that doesn't mean Lone Star Staters should appropriate Chile's flag emoji when they feel like expressing Texas pride. That's the gist of what one state lawmaker is trying to push through via Texas House Concurrent Resolution 75, which takes...

Space and Sea: A Modern Take On Ancient Exploration

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In honor of our new special exhibition Mapping Texas: From Frontier To Lone Star State I will endeavor to give you a little taste of what it was like to be one of the early seafaring explorers who helped start the slow process of mapping Texas. It occurs to me that many of you who read […]

Texas faces all-out blitz from NFL, celebs, corporations trying to stop restroom privacy bill

The Lone Star State is committed to enacting a bill to prevent biological men from going into women's bathrooms.

In Texas, being unborn gets you more protection than if you are a victim of sex trafficking

The Lone Star state just loves women. Actually, it just loves trying to control women; specifically their access to health care and abortion—so much so that last year, Texas lawmakers tried to force women who have miscarriages and abortions to bury their fetal tissue. Show More Summary

Texas governor invokes Deflategate, mocks NFL's stance on 'bathroom bill'

Discriminatory laws could factor into the NFL's decision to host future events in the Lone Star State

$70 billion private-equity firm doubles office space in Midtown

Large private-equity firm Lone Star Funds is more than doubling its space at upscale Midtown office building 888 Seventh Ave. The firm is growing from about 22,000 square feet in the 47-story tower... To view the full story, click the title link.

Pet Brings Two Crazed Lovebirds Together in this United Kingdom Trailer

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United Kingdom based distributor Signature Entertainment is set to release Carles Torrens' (Apartment 143) Pet. This horrifying thriller pits one very lonely man against the woman of his dreams/nightmares. Centrally starring Dominic Monaghan and Ksenia Solo, the film has already released via Video-on-demand, in the US. Show More Summary

Texas Senate Votes To Ban Sanctuary Cities

The Texas Senate has voted 20-11 to ban "sanctuary cities" within the Lone Star State. Currently, the cities of Houston, Austin, and Dallas are...

Report: Fabricio Werdum-Ben Rothwell will join champ Stipe Miocic vs. Junior Dos Santos at UFC 211

Everything’s bigger in Texas, they say. So the UFC’s return to the “Lone Star State” in May looks like it will have plenty of big men on the top of the bill. Filed under: News, UFC

Watch Michael Bolton Valentine’s Day Special’s Ridiculous New Trailer

Netflix has released a new trailer for Michael Bolton’s Valentine’s Day special, the (very subtly) titled “Michael Bolton’s Big, Sexy Valentine’s Day Special.” The special is out today, and stars the Lonely Island’s Andy Samberg and Jorma Taccone, as well as Eric André, Fred Armisen, Maya Rudolph, Michael Sheen, Sarah Silverman. Show More Summary

New This Week on Shooting USA: Texas Varmint Benchrest

It’s small varmints shot at long ranges in the Lone Star State. It’s precision shooting with benchrest rifles. Then, families compete together at the Rimfire Challenge World Championship. This post New This Week on Shooting USA: Texas Varmint Benchrest appeared first on Shooting Sports News.

Kandi Claps Back At ‘Lonely & Miserable’ Women Hating On Her Marriage With Todd

Kandi Fires Back At Lonely Women Hating On Her Marriage Kandi is fed up! The RHOA star is clapping back at haters who think her marriage with Todd Tucker is headed to Splitsville. Kandi has recently made headlines for her

Revisiting 'Lone Star Swan', The Bird Man Of 16th Street BART

Ratliff, who was a professional journalist in the 1970s, suffers from schizophrenia and has been living on the streets of San Francisco since perhaps as early as 1988. [ more › ]

This week in science: Oh my God, it's full of stars

In the arid reaches of the Lone Star State, tucked under some of the darkest, world-class night skies for optical astronomy, an unlikely reservoir was born by a quirk of geology and topography. DeSmogBlog paints the picture beautifully: Travelers...Show More Summary

HRC Opens Field Offices in Texas to Fight Anti-LGBTQ Bills

Post submitted by David Topping, HRC Texas Field Manager To help defeat an upheaval of discriminatory anti-LGBTQ legislation in Texas, HRC is opening field offices across the Lone Star State. HRC has a team of five field staff across the Lone Star State to implement HRC’s efforts during the 2017 legislative session. Show More Summary

Jimmy Butler is a star. The Bulls' front office hasn't really treated him like one

A brief history of Chicago’s lack of faith in its lone All-Star. Jimmy Butler addressed questions on Wednesday about a reported blackball scenario earlier in his career when Bulls’ management tried to force him to take a smaller contract...Show More Summary

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