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Transgender voting rights could be undermined in two broad ways during the 2018 midterm elections.

By Kathryn Lundstrom U.S. Rep. Beto O’Rourke, D-El Paso, leads Republican incumbent Ted Cruz by 2 pe

The workplace is undergoing some fundamental changes. This article looks at some of the bigger ones and explores how we might be working in the future.

Just 24 hours after Sen. Ted Cruz and Democrat Beto O'Rourke agreed to a series of debates, Texas Sen. John Cornyn and Houston Police Chief Art Acevedo were having their own debate about guns over social media.

METdance  presents Moving Myths , an entertaining and educational adventure featuring captivating legends from around the world in a magical interlude of storytelling. Telling tales beside a campfire, four travelers teach us about the importance of honoring our unique cultures while sharin

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NEW YORK (AP) - The commuter who filmed another man shaving on a commuter train heading out of New York City and posted the video on social media says he never intended any harm
"I never intended any harm by taking or posting this video," Pete Bentivegna said in a tweet Tuesday. "There has been a lot of licensing interest and all proceeds will be going to support Anthony Torres and his family."
Bentivegna was on a Thursday evening New Jersey Transit train…

Terri Hendrix - September 22 2018 playing on 9/22/2018 7:00:00 PM at McGonigel's Mucky Duck Supper Club in Houston, Texas

LONDON (AP) - Police say the case of a couple who fell sick at a restaurant near where a Russian ex-spy and his daughter were poisoned with a nerve agent is not suspicious
The Wiltshire Police force says the 42-year-old man and 30-year-old woman "were not exposed to any kind of nerve agent."
The force said Tuesday it doesn't suspect foul play in the incident, which set nerves on edge in the English city of Salisbury. Roads around the Prezzo restaurant were cordoned…

The rookie righthander bit down hard on his mitt. He showed his frustration and his fangs.

CAIRO (AP) - Egypt's crackdown on freedom of expression under the rule of general-turned-president Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi has reached "alarming" and "unprecedented" levels, Amnesty International said Tuesday, calling for the unconditional release of Egyptians jailed for peacefully expressing their views
Launching a campaign called "Egypt, an Open-Air Prison for Critics," the London-based advocacy group said it wanted supporters around the world to show their solidarity with Egyptians…

Situation: You have an Azure VM running Windows Server that you need to access via RDP over the Internet, and you are, per best practice, changing the well-known RDP port of 3389 to a random high-n…

A Houston police officer was involved in a crash on the city's northwest side Tuesday night.

The arrest of a Border Patrol agent who confessed to fatally shooting four women in the past two weeks is the latest scandal threatening the agency's reputation.

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - A Northern California jury on Tuesday found guilty a career criminal thought to be the "Gypsy Hill Killer" of raping and murdering two teenage girls more than 42 years ago
The San Mateo County jury deliberated for a little more than an hour before finding Rodney Halbower guilty.
Authorities believe the 69-year-old is responsible for other rapes and murders of young women in Northern California and Reno, Nevada, over a five-month span in 1976. In 2004, advances in DNA…

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - In a disaster like Hurricane Florence , when emergency responders need to pinpoint trouble spots where people need to be rescued, other relief agencies that offer long-term help need to know where evacuees fled to escape the danger
Some of those charities are using a disaster mapping tool recently developed by Facebook to help do that in North Carolina. The tool provides anonymous data to show locations that are shedding people and those that are gaining them. It tracks…

HOUSTON (AP) - The arrest of a Border Patrol supervisor on allegations that he killed four women calls new attention to the agency's problems keeping rogue officers off its force as it faces intense pressure to hire thousands more agents
Juan David Ortiz, who worked in the agency's Laredo sector, is accused of targeting women believed to be prostitutes in what prosecutors say is the work of a serial killer.
The Border Patrol and prosecutors portrayed Ortiz as an outlier who is not…

Texas' rainy weather is causing more than flooding concerns: The soggy summer is creating prime conditions for wild mushrooms to sprout up on lawns across the state.

BOSTON (AP) - More than a century ago, the Italian inventor Guglielmo Marconi pioneered long distance, wireless communications from Cape Cod's famous coastline
But two shark attacks this summer - including Massachusetts' first fatal shark attack in more than 80 years - have underscored a troubling reality: In many parts of the vacation destination, great white sharks are now plentiful, but cell phone signals are still…

Renowned photographer Shahidul Alam again filed a petition with the High Court yesterday seeking bail in a case filed for “spreading propaganda and false information against the government”.

Sam Simahk from the cast of Oklahoma! talks with Deborah Duncan about this unique production

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Insurers have entered the fight against opioid addiction by no longer covering OxyContin, one the most notorious of the addictive painkillers at the heart of the nation’s opioid crisis. While Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas, the state's largest insurer will continue to cover the drug, insurance giants Cigna and UnitedHealthcare no longer include it in their coverage of employer-sponsored health plans. Millions of Texans have those plans.

Ball High School senior Alezae Uresti will get a $100,000 scholarship through the BeyGOOD Initiative and the Shawn Carter Foundation.

NEW ORLEANS (AP) - McDonald's workers staged protests in several cities Tuesday in what organizers billed as the first multistate strike seeking to combat sexual harassment in the workplace
In Chicago, one of the targeted cities, several dozen protesters rallied in front of McDonald's headquarters while a plane flew overhead with a banner reading, "McDonald's: Stop Sexual Harassment." In New Orleans, current and former employees chanted…

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"It made me feel like...I don't belong here." Taco Bell fires employee after she refused to take an order from a customer in English.

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