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  • Judge to hear arguments on Dakota Access oil pipeline work February 28, 2017
    U.S. District Judge James Boasberg in Washington will consider a request by the Standing Rock and Cheyenne River Sioux tribes to order the Army Corps of Engineers to withdraw permission for developer Energy Transfer Partners to lay pipe under Lake Oahe in North Dakota. "The granting of the easement and resulting construction activity violates the […]
  • Winning numbers drawn in 'Triple Chance' game February 28, 2017
    AUSTIN, Texas (AP) _ The winning numbers in Monday evening's drawing of the Texas Lottery's "Triple Chance" game were: 12-23-33-34-35-41-44-46-50-51 (twelve, twenty-three, thirty-three, thirty-four, thirty-five, forty-one, forty-four, forty-six, fifty, fifty-one)
  • Winning numbers drawn in 'All or Nothing Night' game February 28, 2017
    AUSTIN, Texas (AP) _ The winning numbers in Monday evening's drawing of the Texas Lottery's "All or Nothing Night" game were: 01-02-05-07-10-13-14-16-17-18-20-22 (one, two, five, seven, ten, thirteen, fourteen, sixteen, seventeen, eighteen, twenty, twenty-two)
  • Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 3 Night' game February 28, 2017
    AUSTIN, Texas (AP) _ The winning numbers in Monday evening's drawing of the Texas Lottery's "Pick 3 Night" game were: 2-3-3, Sum It Up: 8 (two, three, three; Sum It Up: eight)
  • Winning numbers drawn in 'Daily 4 Night' game February 28, 2017
    AUSTIN, Texas (AP) _ The winning numbers in Monday evening's drawing of the Texas Lottery's "Daily 4 Night" game were: 8-5-2-7, Sum It Up: 22 (eight, five, two, seven; Sum It Up: twenty-two)
  • Winning numbers drawn in 'Two Step' game February 28, 2017
    AUSTIN, Texas (AP) _ The winning numbers in Monday evening's drawing of the Texas Lottery's "Two Step" game were: 04-07-19-32, Bonus: 26 (four, seven, nineteen, thirty-two; Bonus: twenty-six) Estimated jackpot: $300,000
  • Winning numbers drawn in 'Cash 5' game February 28, 2017
    AUSTIN, Texas (AP) _ The winning numbers in Monday evening's drawing of the Texas Lottery's "Cash 5" game were: 02-03-08-17-35 (two, three, eight, seventeen, thirty-five)
  • Winning numbers drawn in 'Daily 4 Evening' game February 28, 2017
    AUSTIN, Texas (AP) _ The winning numbers in Monday afternoon's drawing of the Texas Lottery's "Daily 4 Evening" game were: 6-5-0-7 (six, five, zero, seven)
  • Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 3 Evening' game February 28, 2017
    AUSTIN, Texas (AP) _ The winning numbers in Monday evening's drawing of the Texas Lottery's "Pick 3 Evening" game were: 3-4-2 (three, four, two)
  • Winning numbers drawn in 'All or Nothing Evening' game February 28, 2017
    AUSTIN, Texas (AP) _ The winning numbers in Monday afternoon's drawing of the Texas Lottery's "All or Nothing Evening" game were: 01-03-05-09-10-12-15-19-20-21-22-23 (one, three, five, nine, ten, twelve, fifteen, nineteen, twenty, twenty-one, twenty-two, twenty-three)
  • SpaceX says it will fly 2 people to moon next year February 27, 2017
    Tech billionaire Elon Musk — the company's founder and chief executive officer — announced the surprising news barely a week after launching his first rocket from NASA's legendary moon pad. Two people who know one another approached the company about sending them on a weeklong flight just beyond the moon, according to Musk. [...] they're […]
  • Highlights from in and around the world of Texas politics February 27, 2017
    AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The U.S. Justice Department said Monday it is abandoning its longstanding opposition to a key aspect of Texas' toughest-in-the-nation voter ID law, costing voting rights groups their most important ally and possibly encouraging other conservative states to toughen their own election rules with President Donald Trump in charge. A federal appeals […]
  • Feds rescind opposition to key part of Texas voter ID law February 27, 2017
    AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The U.S. Justice Department said Monday it is abandoning its longstanding opposition to a key aspect of Texas' toughest-in-the-nation voter ID law, costing voting rights groups their most important ally and possibly encouraging other conservative states to toughen their own election rules with President Donald Trump in charge. The Republican-backed bill […]
  • 'Wrongful birth' bill approved to full Texas Senate February 27, 2017
    In 1975, the Texas Supreme Court ruled that parents were entitled to damages covering the extra cost of raising a child with disabilities after doctors failed to fully inform them about problems with the pregnancy. Opponents warned of dire, unintended consequences, saying Creighton's bill lets physicians opposed to abortion "lie to" and "impose their own […]
  • Sign spinners' moves nab attention on street and at contest February 27, 2017
    LAS VEGAS (AP) — You've seen them at intersections and outside strip malls spinning an arrow-shaped sign and trying to grab the attention of drivers and passers-by. Turns out, there's more to it than just twirling the sign, and the ones with the most creative moves compete every year for the title of World Sign […]
  • US Supreme Court refuses appeals from 3 on Texas death row February 27, 2017
    LeJames Norman, 31, condemned for the 2005 shooting deaths of three people during a botched robbery of a home in Edna, about 100 miles southwest of Houston, and Bill Douglas Gates, 67, condemned for strangling a Houston woman in 1999. Texas prison records show when Gates was arrested for the slaying of Elfreda Gans, 41, […]
  • Lawmaker asks Texas Rangers to investigate Baylor scandal February 27, 2017
    AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A Texas lawmaker wants the state's top law enforcement agency to look into Baylor's sexual assault scandal and whether school officials worked to cover up crimes. Baylor fired football coach Art Briles and pushed out former President Ken Starr in 2016 after an internal report found the Waco school mishandled sexual […]
  • North Texas gang members sentenced for sex-trafficking roles February 27, 2017
    FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Federal prosecutors say three men with ties to a Fort Worth street gang were sentenced to prison for forcing underage girls to participate in a sex-trafficking ring. Authorities say an investigation determined the trio conspired with others from 2013 to 2016 to sell underage girls to men for sex.
  • Class rings from West Point grads are melted for new rings February 27, 2017
    PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — A Rhode Island refinery melted class rings donated by U.S. Military Academy graduates on Monday in an annual tradition, so the gold can be used for new class rings. The West Point Association of Graduates' Class Ring Memorial Program links its corps of graduates, known as the Long Gray Line, with […]
  • Winning numbers drawn in 'All or Nothing Day' game February 27, 2017
    AUSTIN, Texas (AP) _ The winning numbers in Monday afternoon's drawing of the Texas Lottery's "All or Nothing Day" game were: 02-04-05-08-09-10-14-15-17-20-21-24 (two, four, five, eight, nine, ten, fourteen, fifteen, seventeen, twenty, twenty-one, twenty-four)

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