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Bills hire NFL’s first full-time female assistant coach

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — The NFL has its first full-time female coach. Kathryn Smith was promoted by the Buffalo Bills on Wednesday night to take over as special teams quality control coach on Rex Ryan’s staff. She will assist special teams coordinator Danny Crossman and his assistant Eric Smith, filling the role that opened after Michael Hamlin was not retained following the season. Smith’s appointment comes after Jen Welter served a six-week training camp internship last summer coaching inside linebackers for the Arizona Cardinals. Smith is well-known within the Bills staff after spending this season as an administrative assistant...

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Texas Governor Greg Abbott Visits McAllen Restaurant, Protesters Rally Outside

For the second time in one week, Governor Greg Abbott makes an appearance in south Texas. FOX 2 News cameras were rolling as Governor Abbott spoke about his vision for Texas’ future. Abbott also touched on the topic of the importance of maintaining close ties with Mexico. “To work on building a relationship that will do as much as anything else to improve the economy right here in the Rio Grande Valley.” Governor Abbott also announced he will host Mexico’s president, Enrique Pena Nieto, next summer. It wasn’t all welcoming smiles and handshakes as Governor Abbott arrived. One local...

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Rick Perry first to exit 2016 Republican presidential race

FILE – In this Aug. 22, 2015, file photo Republican presidential candidate, former Texas Gov. Rick Perry speaks at the Defending the American Dream summit hosted by Americans for Prosperity at the Greater Columbus Convention Center in Columbus, Ohio. Perry, on Sept. 11, 2015, is dropping out of the 2016 race for president. (AP Photo/Paul Vernon, File) ST. LOUIS (AP) — Former Texas Gov. Rick Perry is dropping out of the race for president, ending his second bid for the Republican nomination and becoming the first major candidate of the 2016 campaign to give up on the White House....

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