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Crush, Texas, was a temporary "city" established as a one-day p...

wikipedia - 27 Nov 2017
Crush, Texas, was a temporary "city" established as a one-day publicity stunt in 1896. William George Crush, general passenger agent of the Missouri-Kansas-Texas Railroad (popularly known as the Katy, from its "Em-Kay-Tee" initials), conceived the idea to demonstrate a train wreck as a spectacle. No admission was charged, and train fares to the crash site were at the reduced rate of US$2 from any location in Texas. As a result, about 40,000 people showed up on September 15, 1896, making the new town
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Local female body builder doesn't let disability crush her dreams

KRIS Corpus Christi News - 18 Dec 2017
I am there to compete, and finally, that came to fruition, and I think people started seeing me as a serious competitor,” bikini competitor, and 1st place Texas Cup champion Brittany Culp told KRIS. Brittany is a serious competitor; she doesn't respond ...
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No. 22 South Florida women crush Southern 108-48 (Dec 15, 2017) - 16 Dec 2017
Dykes, whose father Spike Dykes was a longtime coach at Texas Tech, went 22-15 in three seasons at Louisiana Tech from 2010-12. He spent four years at Cal, where he had just one winning season. He was fired after the 2016 season and spent 2017 working ...
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FedEx still hiring to make sure Christmas dreams come true

Fort Worth Star Telegram - 06 Dec 2017
The Memphis carrier is filling 2,300 positions it planned to hire for the holiday season in the Dallas-Fort Worth area. Earlier this year FedEx said it planned to hire 50,000 people nationwide to help it keep up during the busy shopping season. The ...
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Could Poison Frogs Crush Addiction?

Sierra Magazine - 11 Dec 2017
Researchers at the University of Texas, Austin, recently tackled that question, finding that a slight genetic tweak gives some species immunity from their own toxins. While it's an interesting insight, the research on chemical receptors could help ...
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Sign-ups show health law's staying power in Trump era

Tribune-Review - 18 Dec 2017
In this May 18, 2017 file photo, the website is seen on a laptop computer, in Washington. The Trump administration came in looking to dismantle Barack Obama's health care law, but the Affordable Care Act survived. Now the administration ...
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Celebrity homes priced to sell during the holiday crush

Los Angeles Times - 09 Dec 2017
Oil tycoon T. Boone Pickens' 65,000-acre ranch in the Texas panhandle, which he's been assembling piece by piece since 1971, is on the market for a whopping $250 million. Spanning more than 100 miles, the property known as the Mesa Vista Ranch combines ...
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Congress coming back to crush of business in a fraught time

KRQE News 13 - 25 Nov 2017
John Culberson, R-Texas. “We must do far more to rebuild, repair and allow Texans to return to normal as quickly as possible.” Trump is a wild card. He warmed to the idea of cutting deals with Democrats after a September pact with Schumer and Pelosi to ...
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Crunch time turns into crush time for Nebraska's Mikaela Foecke

ESPN - 15 Dec 2017
1 seed a year ago, but they were flat in the semifinals and were swept by Texas. Foecke had a team-best 13 kills in that match and was actually one of Nebraska's bright spots. But falling short as a team was really tough for her. Coming into this ...
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Borges Top 25: Arizona back on ballot, just in time for UConn game

New Haven Register - 18 Dec 2017
Xavier: Musketeers had to come back from 22-point deficit to beat mighty East Tennessee State on Saturday. 10. Texas A&M: One of two ranked Texas teams to crush Savannah State (?) this week. 11. Purdue: Do Boilermakers get signed Eric Clapton guitar ...
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Marin gears up for Thanksgiving travel crush

Marin Independent Journal - 21 Nov 2017
(James Cacciatore/Special to the Marin Independent Journal). Vickie Alleman jumped on a Marin Airporter bus in San Rafael Monday morning on her way to Dallas to spend the Thanksgiving holiday with her two sons. “I'll probably be the one cooking dinner ...
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Chargers Crush Cowboys, 28-6

Wheeling Intelligencer - 24 Nov 2017
Los Angeles Chargers wide receiver Keenan Allen (13) sprints to the end zoned in front of Dallas Cowboys' Orlando Scandrick (32) and Byron Jones (31) for a touchdown in the second half of an NFL football game, Thursday, Nov. 23, 2017, in Arlington ...
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Purdue drain 19 3s to crush Fairfield - 19 Nov 2017
Following the break, Baldwin hit a jumper, McDermott made a pair of 3s and Kelan Martin had a 3-point play off a layup and the Bulldogs cruised from there. No. 20 Northwestern 82, LaSalle 74: Bryant McIntosh scored 21 points and Scottie Lindsey added ...
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'Coach' Crush

SportsBusiness Daily - 04 Dec 2017
Several more analysts have filtered down from the pro ranks, like Atlanta Falcons defensive coordinator Brian VanGorder at Oklahoma State, New York Jets quarterback coach Kevin Patullo at Texas A&M and New Orleans Saints special teams coach Greg ...
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Simone Biles makes debut as Houston Texans cheerleader - 09 Dec 2017
Biles was named the first honorary Houston Texans cheerleader. She was presented with the special boots Friday in Houston. Biles will also take the field with the team when they hit the sideline at 1 p.m. Sunday against the San Francisco 49ers at NRG ...
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Florida State Seminoles crush Sacred Heart 101-52 - 25 Nov 2017
For the first time in five years – despite plenty of success – Florida State is undefeated five games into the season. The No. 11 Seminoles (No. 13 in the latest AP Poll) trounced Sacred Heart 101-52 on Friday in front of a post-Thanksgiving crowd of 3 ...

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