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Lawmakers say they won't abandon death penalty

A bungled execution in Oklahoma in which the condemned prisoner writhed and moaned as he received a lethal injection outraged death-penalty opponents, invited court... Read more »

May 3, 2014

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Toyota move gives Texas Gov. Rick Perry a win for possible 2016 run

With eight months left in office, Gov. Rick Perry is away from Texas almost as much as he's home — hitting the road hard to tout his state as America's best... Read more »

April 30, 2014


Toyota moving US base, 3,000 jobs from California to Texas

Toyota delivered a surprise pink slip to California on Monday, announcing the company would move its U.S. headquarters and about 3,000 jobs from the Los Angeles... Read more »

April 29, 2014

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Cliven Bundy isn't Ben Cartwright defending the Ponderosa

The Cliven Bundy spectacle in Nevada has provided a Wild West backdrop for our hottest political issues as we gallop toward the midterm elections. Read more »

April 29, 2014


Texas Gov. Perry challenges New York's Gov. Cuomo on business

Texas Gov. Rick Perry says it's good for states to face economic competition from each other because it pushes them to be better. Read more »

April 23, 2014

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Some big GOP names coming to Utah

Utahns will get a chance to see some big names in the GOP, including potential presidential candidate Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas, later this month at the Western... Read more »

April 10, 2014


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