Coach honored
7:58 am
Wed January 18, 2012

Community gives thanks to former Bonham teacher, coach

BONHAM - Bonham ISD officials Tuesday paid tribute to Leonard Gerner, dedicating the high school gym in honor of the longtime educator and coach.

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Opinion
7:58 am
Wed January 18, 2012

Hot To Trot: Dating With A Few More Wrinkles

Adult children are often surprised when their their over-60 parents hit the dating scene.
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Originally published on Wed January 18, 2012 8:00 am

Brian Unger is the host of the History Channel show How The States Got Their Shapes.

When we talk about our moms, many of us end up crying. Barbra Walters made her career exploiting this universal weakness. Newt Gingrich proved it recently, very publicly, in Iowa talking about his mom.

I'm going to try to control my emotions as I discuss my mom.

Because I'm not ashamed to say — lately, there have been a few tears.

My mom's not sick. No, she beat cancer.

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Assault conviction
7:43 am
Wed January 18, 2012

Teague ordered to seven year prison term for robbery

GREENVILLE - A Collin County man has been sentenced to prison after pleading guilty to armed robbery.

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Assault conviction
7:42 am
Wed January 18, 2012

Teague ordered to seven year prison term for robbery

GREENVILLE - A Collin County man has been sentenced to prison after pleading guilty to armed robbery.

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The Two-Way
7:13 am
Wed January 18, 2012

Top Stories: Ship Search Suspended; Famine Fears Grow In Sudan

Originally published on Wed January 18, 2012 7:14 am

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The Two-Way
6:55 am
Wed January 18, 2012

Seattle, Western Washington Hunker Down As Snow Arrives

Bags of a deicing product were being stacked outside a hardware store in Seattle on Tuesday, as folks prepared for today's bad weather.
Elaine Thompson AP

Originally published on Wed January 18, 2012 11:01 am

While Seattle may not get hit quite as hard as previously thought by a winter storm that's moving across the Northwest, the National Weather Service has issued some ominous sounding updates about how large that storm is turning out to be.

There's this message:

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Accident
6:52 am
Wed January 18, 2012

Traffic slowed along I-30 after morning wreck

ROYSE CITY - Thru traffic was limited to just one lane as of 8 a.m. near the 82 mile marker of Interstate due to an overturned 18 wheeler.

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Around the Nation
6:38 am
Wed January 18, 2012

Handcuffed Man Accused Of Stealing Police Car

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STEVE INSKEEP, HOST:

Around the Nation
6:28 am
Wed January 18, 2012

Southern California City Fights Crime With Tweets

Originally published on Wed January 18, 2012 6:30 am

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RENEE MONTAGNE, HOST:

Good morning. I'm Renee Montagne. A city here in Southern California is fighting crime with tweets - not social networking, real tweets by birds playing on speakers along the city's main drag. The Wall Street Journal posted online the soundscape - chirping robins, splashing water and faint musical notes. The mayor of Lancaster tells the Journal the birds put residents in, quote, "a better place." And though police say the causes are many, crime in the city is down. It's MORNING EDITION. Transcript provided by NPR, Copyright NPR.

The Two-Way
6:25 am
Wed January 18, 2012

If You Really Need Wikipedia Today, You Can Get To It

Wikipedia's blackout.
Wikipedia.org

Originally published on Wed January 18, 2012 7:57 am

Just to be clear:

Wikipedia's English pages have indeed "gone black" until midnight ET tonight — part of an organized protest by it and many other websites over pending anti-online piracy legislation in Congress.

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