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Chris Fox
March 18, 2019 - 8:53 pm
AUSTIN (1080 KRLD) - Governor Greg Abbott on Monday sent a letter to all Texas public University Boards of Regents following the U.S. Department of Justice's investigation into the college admissions bribery scheme that snared the University of Texas tennis coach. In his letter, the Governor...
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Barbara Schwarz
March 18, 2019 - 8:48 pm
New Business To Sell Nap Time HOUSTON (1080 KRLD) - Naps aren't just for kids. Sometimes adults need them too. And to that end, Khaliah Guillory is opening up a space in Houston called the Nap Bar. Customers can choose from a 20 minute power nap to a four hour snooze. "I'm a former executive at a...
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Beto O'Rourke
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Barbara Schwarz
March 18, 2019 - 4:14 pm
Beto Breaks First Day Fundraising Totals DALLAS (1080 KRLD) - It seems there's one thing Beto O'Rourke does better than any other candidate. That's raise money. The former congressman from El Paso raked in $6.1 million in the 24 hours after he announced his presidential campaign. That's the largest...
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Former Texas congressman and Democratic presidential candidate Beto O'Rourke during a stop at the Michigan Regional Council of Carpenters, Monday, March 18, 2019 in Ferndale, Mich. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)
March 18, 2019 - 2:10 pm
CENTER LINE, Mich. (AP) — Democratic presidential candidate Beto O'Rourke boasted Monday that the more than $6 million he raised online within a day of announcing his White House bid, the most reported by any 2020 candidate, was helping to create "the largest grassroots campaign this country has...
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Alan Scaia
March 18, 2019 - 1:37 pm
DALLAS (1080 KRLD) - The George W. Bush Institute at SMU hosted a ceremony where 49 people became American citizens Monday morning. The new citizens had come from 22 different countries. "I'd like to point out that not only are you becoming an American, but you're a Texan," George W. Bush told the...
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Democratic presidential candidate Beto O'Rourke speaks to supporters at a coffee shop on Sunday, March 17, 2019, in Madison, Wisconsin. O'Rourke came in wearing a green cabbage St. Patrick's Day necklace given to him by a supporter during breakfast. (AP Photo/Scott Bauer)
March 18, 2019 - 1:06 am
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Democratic presidential candidate Beto O'Rourke told supporters Sunday that he's never taken LSD and there's "nothing" he hasn't already revealed about his past that could come back to hurt his run for office. The former Texas congressman — who has become known for his...
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