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Dez, Cowboys remain in NFC East race with 19-16 win at Skins

LANDOVER, Md. (AP) — After the game’s 10th drive finally resulted in the evening’s first points, Dallas Cowboys receiver Dez Bryant stalked around the sideline, cursing and yelling and, oddly, even removing his shoes. He was upset that the football wasn’t being thrown his way. On the game’s final scoring drive, Matt Cassel’s only two completions both went to Bryant, helping set up Dan Bailey’s 54-yard field goal with 9 seconds left Monday night that gave Dallas a 19-16 victory over the Washington Redskins and allowed the Cowboys to somehow keep themselves in the thick of the playoff chase...

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White House Officials Lift Camera and Photo Ban

Another big change at the White House today: public tour participants can finally take selfies…or photos in general. For the first time in forty years, the white house is lifting a camera and photo ban on public tours. The First Lady revealing the news in a video posted on Instagram today. Phones and compact cameras with small lenses, are permitted, however selfie sticks, video cameras, tripods, tablets and cameras with removable lenses will still not be...

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New Ordinances Place Restrictions on Nitrous Oxide and Synthetic Drugs

Less than one week ago, Rio Grande City commissioners pass two new ordinances. The first, states nitrous oxide can no longer be sold to those under the age of 20, the second speaks on behalf of synthetic drugs. Synthetic drugs are those made through chemical processes, constructed from molecular changes made inside of improvised laboratories. According to experts, these types of drugs can be distributed in the form of tablets, capsules, powder or liquids… And are oftentimes abandoned industry pharmaceuticals. The Starr County District Attorney’s office, in collaboration with the sheriff’s department will impose a new regulation which is...

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15 Important Items for a DIY Emergency Preparedness Kit

Hurricane, tornado, earthquake, flood, fire! We all hope that none of these disasters will ever affect us … but just in case the unthinkable happens, it’s wise to be prepared. Having an emergency supply kit packed and at the ready can make a difficult situation more bearable. It might even save your life. There are some very good kits on the market, usually sold complete with their own handy backpack. If you prefer, you can make your own to save money and customize the contents to suit your family’s needs. Here’s a list of suggested contents. 1. Water. Water...

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