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2016: Rare same-state pairings in the early stages challenge both Republicans, Democrats

The early stages of the 2016 presidential race feature an unusual cluster of high-powered potential candidates hailing from the same states, Wisconsin Gov. Scott... Read more »

May 2, 2013

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Texas town grieves for dead first-responders to fertilizer plan explosion

Buck Uptmor didn't have to go to West Fertilizer Co. when the fire started. He wasn't a firefighter like his brother and cousin, who raced toward the plant. But a... Read more »

April 20, 2013

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Texas fertilizer plant blast injures dozens

A massive explosion at a fertilizer plant near Waco on Wednesday night injured dozens of people and sent flames shooting into the night sky, leaving the factory a... Read more »

April 18, 2013

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