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The Picture Show
11:01 pm
Mon February 13, 2012

A Brother And Sister Get Married (And Later, Their Son Tweets It)

Peggy and John Fugelsang kiss on their wedding day.
Courtesy of John Fugelsang

Originally published on Wed May 23, 2012 10:02 am

As comedian John Fugelsang recalls, all in life was dandy until one fateful day, at age 6, he noticed an odd motif in some photos: "In every family picture ... my mother was wearing a habit."

Last August, he tweeted his parents' unusual love story — with photos — on the first anniversary of his father's death. In a series of blurbs 140 characters or less, he tells it better than I ever could:

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Music Interviews
8:00 pm
Mon February 13, 2012

The Chieftains: For 50 Years, Irish Music For The World

Barry McCall

Originally published on Tue February 14, 2012 7:53 am

Paul McCartney, Madonna, Doc Watson and Luciano Pavarotti have at least one thing in common: They've all collaborated with Irish folk band

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Business
6:29 am
Mon February 13, 2012

You Too Can Stash Cash In An Offshore Account

Originally published on Mon February 13, 2012 7:00 am

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STEVE INSKEEP, HOST:

Good morning. I'm Steve Inskeep.

Presidential candidate Mitt Romney made news when he disclosed he had a Swiss bank account. Many affluent Americans do. Now, an AP writer has assembled a step-by-step guide on how you too can stash a million dollars offshore. Step four is choose a country. Switzerland isn't your only choice. Hong Kong is popular too. Step two is decide whether to tell the IRS. But the toughest part is still step one - get a million dollars.

Around the Nation
5:32 am
Mon February 13, 2012

Rental Company Using DNA To Track Dog Droppings

Midwest Property Services is testing the DNA of 200 dogs. Their owners live in apartments around Sioux Falls, S.D. The Argus Leader reports the DNA will go into a database. That will make it possible to identify which owners fail to clean up after their dogs.

News
5:00 am
Mon February 13, 2012

Texas Attorney Faces Charges

The opening statements in the case the State Bar of Texas has brought against a Texas attorney are set to begin today.

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News
5:00 am
Mon February 13, 2012

Texas Man on Trial for Torture

 

A man accused of torturing his former neighbor on a deer-skinning device is going to trial this week.

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News
5:00 am
Mon February 13, 2012

Schools Delay Opening in West Texas

Some schools in West Texas have delayed opening due to winter weather.

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News
5:00 am
Mon February 13, 2012

Three Dead in Houston Apartment Shooting

Investigators say that three men have died in Houston after gunfire broke out in a Houston-area apartment.

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Community Event
5:00 am
Mon February 13, 2012

Gun Show at Local Museum

Collectors of military memorabilia and firearms enthusiasts will be able to find what they are looking for in Greenville later this month.

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Meeting
5:00 am
Mon February 13, 2012

Reports on Racial Profiling Delivered Tuesday

The annual update concerning incidents of racial profiling within Hunt County are scheduled to go to the Hunt County Commissioners Court on Tuesday.

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