Jail lawsuit
8:57 am
Mon November 28, 2011

New advancements sought in ongoing jail lawsuit

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GREENVILLE - Attorneys for Hunt County are seeking multiple responses from defendants in the now three year old jail construction lawsuit.

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The Two-Way
8:45 am
Mon November 28, 2011

At Occupy LA: Some Arrests, But 'Mostly Peaceful'

Earlier today in Los Angeles: An Occupy LA" protester on the street in front of city hall.
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"Police arrested several people early Monday at the Occupy L.A. demonstration outside City Hall, but then the commotion quickly died down," the Los Angeles Times reports.

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Politics
8:43 am
Mon November 28, 2011

Johnson seeking judge's post, to challenge Northcut

SULPHUR SPRINGS - The race for Judge of Texas’s 8thJudicial District will feature two Sulphur Springs attorneys.

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Highway construction
8:27 am
Mon November 28, 2011

Another $1.5 million could go toward S.H. 24 expansion

PARIS - Another local entity will consider funding a portion of the right-of-way acquisition and utility relocation costs concerning the widening of State Highway 24.

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Burglary
8:02 am
Mon November 28, 2011

Attempted burglary leads to shots fired

PATTONVILLE - One of three burglary suspects was slightly wounded after taking fire from a Lamar County business owner.

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The Two-Way
8:00 am
Mon November 28, 2011

Holiday Sales Have Strong Start, Will The Trend Continue?

Black Friday at Macy's in Manhattan: Shoppers lined up.
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The news that the holiday shopping season got a strong start on its unofficial launch day — Black Friday — has helped push stock index futures up sharply this morning.

After all, if American consumers are indeed feeling good this holiday season, that would be very welcome news for an economy still struggling to produce jobs. Stronger demand, in theory, should eventually put pressure on businesses to add to their workforces.

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The Two-Way
7:15 am
Mon November 28, 2011

'We Do Not Tolerate Abuse,' Syracuse Chancellor Says As She Fires Coach

Syracuse University assistant basketball coach Bernie Fine during a game in March 2009. He was fired Sunday.
Jim McIsaac Getty Images

Originally published on Mon November 28, 2011 7:53 am

The news from Syracuse University concerning child molestation allegations against assistant basketball coach Bernie Fine — which he denies — took several dramatic turns Sunday.

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The Two-Way
6:30 am
Mon November 28, 2011

'Rage' In Pakistan, Deep Concern In U.S. After NATO Attack

Pakistani boys in Lahore joined in a protest Sunday about the NATO attacks that killed 24 Pakistani soldiers.
Arif Ali AFP/Getty Images

The foreign minister says there is "rage" in Pakistan about the NATO airstrike over the weekend that killed 24 Pakistani soldiers near the border with Afghanistan.

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Around the Nation
6:18 am
Mon November 28, 2011

Texas Sure Has Some Strange Town Names

Texans don't have to leave the state to visit Paris or Port-au-Prince. Just the most exotic among the state's many colorful town names which were dug up by the San Antonio Express-News. There's Uncertain, Texas, and also Nameless. Its founders gave up on a name after the postmaster rejected several choices.

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