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Dogs bring bats, joy at Trenton ballpark

Video: Meet the Trenton Thunder Bat Dogs: Rookie and Derby

While his father, Derby, lies back down, Rookie paces, waiting for the final out.As handler Jeff Hurley goes to grab Rookie's leash, the Phillie Fanatic walks by and says hello to the dogs.

Team effort leads to restoration of 1928 Barton Springs gateposts

”That’s how architect Emily Little describes the circuitous and eventually rewarding efforts to reilluminate the 1928 stone gateposts at Barton Springs Pool.You mean you never noticed those tapered gateposts on William Barton Drive at the entry of the lower parking area at the pool?

Mar-a-Lago deal veiled from IRS scrutiny

>> How Trump’s Mar-a-Lago private club deal took advantage of IRS rules
With little to worry about from the IRS, Trump stood to deduct $5.Rampell told the town council that Trump would offer to “voluntarily make an income tax deductible donation,” vowing to preserve the interior of Mar-a-Lago.

GOP tax plan: Can Trump sell it to the public?

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Boys basketball preview: Trinity likes challenge new league presents

Despite losing its Most Valuable Player and two starters, Trinity Christian High welcomed a promotion in the Mission Trail Athletic League this winter for boys basketball.After winning two straight Coastal Division titles with a combined 18-2 league record, the Warriors warranted a move up to the Mission Division.

Man that woman met on Facebook broke into her Round Rock home

Friday, December 22, 2017







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Victim said Ivan Lopez broke into her apartment while she was taking a shower, affidavit said.A Round Rock man is accused of breaking into a woman’s apartment Tuesday night with the intention of sexually assaulting her.

5 unique Christmas facts and traditions from around the world

Find out some interesting Christmas facts and how other nations around the world celebrate the season.Venezuela
While it may be normal for Christians around the world to attend church on Christmas Day, residents of Caracas have decided to add a special twist.

Warriors star Stephen Curry confirms interest in buying piece of Panthers


Golden State Warriors star Stephen Curry, who was raised in Charlotte, confirmed that he is serious about buying part of the Carolina Panthers.>> Read more trending news


Owner Jerry Richardson announced last week that he is selling the Panthers at the end of the season amid a sexual misconduct investigation.

What John Calipari said after the Wildcats’...

Here’s everything Calipari and Gabriel had to say after the game:

Opening statement

JOHN CALIPARI: We got beat and every 50/50 ball.JOHN CALIPARI: We had a great shoot around today, but it shows you, you just don’t know.

Size doesn’t matter for speedy Marquise Brown

Saturday, December 23, 2017








At at a listed 5-foot-11 and a slender 162 pounds, Marquise Brown doesn’t fit the typical mold of a football player, much
less a star for a College Football Playoff team.But as Trotter wrote, any qualms that Oklahoma head coach Lincoln Riley had about Brown’s size went away when he watched the
receiver run.

Trump hid Mar-a-Lago tax deal from IRS

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GOP Tax plan: massive tax cuts for wealthy only

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In 2007, Lake Travis took its first step toward becoming a dynasty



Jeff Dicus, Lake Travis’ head coach in 2003-07: “Those first four classes don’t get enough credit for the things that we built here.In a third-round playoff game, Lake Travis shocked state-ranked Corpus Christi Calallen, led by legendary coach Phil Danaher, winning 44-14.

NFL makes major changes to concussion protocol

ESPN NFL Insider Chris Mortensen reported
a number of updates to the concussion protocol on Sunday, beginning with news that the NFL would install a centralized system to allow a neurotrauma
to stop games when they spot players exhibiting symptoms of a concussion.Like when they moved replay reviews to the league
offices, that consultant will monitor all game broadcasts.