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What Are the Best Colleges in Texas?

Convinced you want to go to school in Texas but not sure where? Below we've listed the top 10 colleges in Texas according to the ranking site The Best Colleges. The rankings of Texas based schools take 12 different data points. Points of emphasis are quality of life, academic quality, student...

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The Bush School of Government and Public Service - Texas A&m University

The Bush School of Government and Public Service is a public and international affairs graduate school at Texas A&M University located in College Station, Texas. Named after 41st U.S. President George H.W. Bush, the school was established in 1997 with the goal of preparing students for positions...

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Chupacabras Killed in Texas, With Sightings Elsewhere

Chupacabras have been killed in Texas with sightings elsewhere.  Frank Hackett, a Hood County Animal Control Officer found one chupacabra in a barn the week of July 5th, 2010.  Hackett found the animal in a barn and shot it to death when it growled at him.  10 miles away, rancher...

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Houston, Texas Plans to Dome City

Houston, Texas officials have plans to cover the city with a dome to protect the city from severe weather. Architects, scientists, and engineers have teamed to construct a dome over the city to protect it from hurricanes, cyclones, and temperature extremes. The DomeProject has residents worried...

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Lizzie Velasquez Must Eat 8,000 Calories Per Day to Survive

Lizzie Velasquez must eat 8,000 calories per day to survive.  The 5 foot 2 inch twenty one year old from Austin, Texas, weighs merely 59 pounds and must eat every 15 minutes because of a rare genetic disorder.  Velasquez admits to regularly "weigh[ing] myself...and if I gan even one pound...

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List of Top Online Accounting Programs Released by master-of-accounting.net

In businesses, banks, companies, and schools everywhere, individuals who earn a Master of Accounting Degree from a quality school are offered rewarding jobs in an array of areas. Those jobs include forensic accountants, accounting administrators, credit managers, actuaries, and financial planners...

The Changing US Landscape

The Changing US Landscape

In this fascinating infographic called The Changing US Landscape from the website UPack we see various patterns of migration within the United States. For example, the most common move is from California to Texas. Why? Because businesses move to Texas for lower tax rates and take jobs with them....

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LeTourneau University Online

LeTourneau University was established as the LeTourneau Technical Institute in February 1946 with the aim of providing education to soldiers returning form World War II. In 1961, the school began offering bachelor’s degrees in engineering, technology and, a few courses in arts and sciences. This...

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U.s. Border Patrol Shoot and Kill 14 Year Old

The U.S. Border Patrol shoot and kill a fourteen year old in El Paso, Texas on Monday, June 7, 2010.  Mexican and U.S. officials are still investigating the incident after the fatal shooting on an international bridge between Texas and Mexico.  Chihuahua State Officials released an official...

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Collin College Shooter Killed Today

nbsp;The Collin College in Mckinney, Texas, reported that there was a shooter on the loose and shots were being fired in the near vicinity of the Central Park campus. Afterwards, the Collin College campus was locked down to hunt the shooter and make sure the students were safe. No faculty member...