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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Wednesday Weather Outlook: Very Warm & Breezy Againmild, muggy morning with temperatures starting-out in the low 70s. There will b
Wednesday Weather Outlook: Very Warm & Breezy Again
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 19 hours ago
mild, muggy morning with temperatures starting-out in the low 70s. There will be a few more clouds around in the western Big Country this morning, but mostly clear skies will be around for most of us. High temperatures will be back in the low to... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
2016 rainfall totals exceed normal yearly average in AbileneABILENE, Texas - Stephens County is the fourth Big Country county to lift its b
2016 rainfall totals exceed normal yearly average in Abilene
KTXS Abilene / Posted yesterday
ABILENE, Texas - Stephens County is the fourth Big Country county to lift its burn ban since Saturday, following Taylor, Brown, and Callahan counties. Stephens County Commissioners lifted the ban Monday. The reason for that is lots of rain -- we... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Sam Hunt, Terri Clark to perform at CCMAsThe big country show just keeps getting bigger. Country music star Sam Hunt wi
Sam Hunt, Terri Clark to perform at CCMAs
The Brantford Expositor / Posted yesterday
The big country show just keeps getting bigger. Country music star Sam Hunt will be among the performers taking the stage in London during the Canadian Country Music Association Awards show coming to London Sept. 11. The final pieces of the lineup... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Sam Hunt, Terri Clark to perform at CCMAsThe big country show just keeps getting bigger. Country music star Sam Hunt wi
Sam Hunt, Terri Clark to perform at CCMAs
Sarnia Observer / Posted yesterday
The big country show just keeps getting bigger. Country music star Sam Hunt will be among the performers taking the stage in London during the Canadian Country Music Association Awards show coming to London Sept. 11. The final pieces of the lineup... Read more
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Woodstock Sentinel-Review
Sam Hunt, Terri Clark to perform at CCMAsThe big country show just keeps getting bigger. Country music star Sam Hunt wi
Sam Hunt, Terri Clark to perform at CCMAs
Woodstock Sentinel-Review / Posted yesterday
The big country show just keeps getting bigger. Country music star Sam Hunt will be among the performers taking the stage in London during the Canadian Country Music Association Awards show coming to London Sept. 11. The final pieces of the lineup... Read more
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Chatham Daily News
Sam Hunt, Terri Clark to perform at CCMAsThe big country show just keeps getting bigger. Country music star Sam Hunt wi
Sam Hunt, Terri Clark to perform at CCMAs
Chatham Daily News / Posted yesterday
The big country show just keeps getting bigger. Country music star Sam Hunt will be among the performers taking the stage in London during the Canadian Country Music Association Awards show coming to London Sept. 11. The final pieces of the lineup... Read more
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Namibia Economist
How to improve America's dismal airlinesbehind their Asian and European counterparts? Theories abound, but they tend to
How to improve America's dismal airlines
Namibia Economist / Posted yesterday
behind their Asian and European counterparts? Theories abound, but they tend to fall into five categories: America is a big country, and its airlines have to focus most of their attention on domestic flights. In 2014, Delta flew more passengers... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Isolated t-showers possible for western areas todaythe best rain chances to areas west of Abilene. A mix of partly sunny to mostl
Isolated t-showers possible for western areas today
KTXS Abilene / Posted yesterday
the best rain chances to areas west of Abilene. A mix of partly sunny to mostly cloudy skies can be expected across the Big Country today with a chance for some isolated thunderstorms to pop-up across areas west of Abilene. Heavy rainfall,... Read more
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The North West Star
Elite online option for Droughtmaster National SaleNorris founded the online service Elite Livestock Auctions. The business first
Elite online option for Droughtmaster National Sale
The North West Star / Posted yesterday
Norris founded the online service Elite Livestock Auctions. The business first showcased its Stock Live platform at the Big Country Brahman Sale held in Charters Towers in February this year. He said the company launched the bidding platform... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Bulldogs Learned from Thursday's Scrimmagebut the time has finally come. The 2016 high school football season starts thi
Bulldogs Learned from Thursday's Scrimmage
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 2 days ago
but the time has finally come. The 2016 high school football season starts this week. The Wylie Bulldogs are one of the Big Country teams that's supposed to make some noise in Class 4A Division I this year. Their first action came last week... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
16 Teams Featured in Harris Top 25Week 1 of the Harris Ratings Weekly came out Monday, and there are Big Country
16 Teams Featured in Harris Top 25
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 2 days ago
Week 1 of the Harris Ratings Weekly came out Monday, and there are Big Country schools all over the rankings. There are a bunch of Big Country schools throughout the rest of the rankings. The Cooper Cougars start 2016 at no. 20 in Class 5A. Over... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Lower rain chances and higher temperaturesand thundershowers moving north through our region Monday. Probably the last ro
Lower rain chances and higher temperatures
KTXS Abilene / Posted 2 days ago
and thundershowers moving north through our region Monday. Probably the last round for Monday is moving north through the Big Country Monday evening. The weak upper level disturbances that helped to bring back showers to our area Monday are... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Bulldogs Are Glad It's Game WeekThe first week of the 2016 season is finally here, and the Wylie Bulldogs, like
Bulldogs Are Glad It's Game Week
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 2 days ago
The first week of the 2016 season is finally here, and the Wylie Bulldogs, like the rest of the Big Country, are getting ready for the first game of the season. The journey to the start of a new season is a long one that started back in January at... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Burn bans lifted in 3 Big Country countiesABILENE, Texas - We got some much-needed rain across the Big Country this weeke
Burn bans lifted in 3 Big Country counties
KTXS Abilene / Posted 2 days ago
ABILENE, Texas - We got some much-needed rain across the Big Country this weekend. Totals ranged from a few tenths of an inch to some viewers reporting nearly six inches of rainfall. In Brown County, rain totals from less of an inch at the airport... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Another round of showers possible for Mondaythe Heartland and Concho Valley. If this verifies, showers, and a few rumbles o
Another round of showers possible for Monday
KTXS Abilene / Posted 2 days ago
the Heartland and Concho Valley. If this verifies, showers, and a few rumbles of thunder, will drift to the north into the Big Country through the afternoon. Temperatures should remain cool as we max out in the middle to upper 80s. However, it will... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Sweetwater ISD Kicks Off School Year With Red Run & 1st SISD OlympicsStudents and teachers across the Big Country are preparing to head back to the
Sweetwater ISD Kicks Off School Year With Red Run & 1st SISD Olympics
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 3 days ago
Students and teachers across the Big Country are preparing to head back to the classroom Monday morning. Before the school year starts, Sweetwater ISD decided to kick off the year with a way for students, teachers, coaches and administration to... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Good rain chances to kick off work weektemperatures and bump up the rain chances. Monday will be mostly cloudy with a
Good rain chances to kick off work week
KTXS Abilene / Posted 3 days ago
temperatures and bump up the rain chances. Monday will be mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of thundershowers for the Big Country. Highs in the afternoon will be around the mid-80s with southeast winds at 10-15 mph. Sunday night rain chances... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Below-average temperatures staying in Big Countrycloudy skies can be expected with south/ southeast winds at 5-10 mph. Rain chan
Below-average temperatures staying in Big Country
KTXS Abilene / Posted 4 days ago
cloudy skies can be expected with south/ southeast winds at 5-10 mph. Rain chances remain around 30-50 percent for the Big Country, with greatest rain chances southeast of the I-20 line. Sunday night rain chances linger and lows will cool to... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Tracking another cold front, T'showers predictedto most of our area for the morning through early afternoon Saturday. Showers
Tracking another cold front, T'showers predicted
KTXS Abilene / Posted 4 days ago
to most of our area for the morning through early afternoon Saturday. Showers should end from north to south for the Big Country Saturday afternoon. Severe storms are not expected. However, locally heavy rainfall and lightning will be... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Rain Update: Street Flooding, Slowly Moving Southeast(10:15 a.m. Saturday weather update) The line of storms that is moving through
Rain Update: Street Flooding, Slowly Moving Southeast
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 4 days ago
(10:15 a.m. Saturday weather update) The line of storms that is moving through the Big Country is slowly moving off to the southeast. The sluggish pace will amount to sizable rainfall totals for the southern portions of the Big Country. By noon,... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Saturday Weather Outlook: Good Chance for Rain TodayA cold front is forecast to move into the northern Big Country early this morni
Saturday Weather Outlook: Good Chance for Rain Today
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 4 days ago
A cold front is forecast to move into the northern Big Country early this morning, move to roughly Interstate 20 by the noon hour, then into the southern Big Country counties by late afternoon. The front brings a 70% chance for showers and storms,... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Weekend Weather Forecast: August 20-21, 2016cloudy skies and high temperatures around 86-88 degrees. Rain and thunderstorm
Weekend Weather Forecast: August 20-21, 2016
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 5 days ago
cloudy skies and high temperatures around 86-88 degrees. Rain and thunderstorm chances will be around 50%-60% for the Big Country as a cold front will be moving through the area today. The cold front will move through the IH20 corridor around... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
U.S. swimmers’ tall tale touches a raw nerve in Brazilthat stalks the slums of its megacities, like Rio de Janeiro. Brazil looks nor
U.S. swimmers’ tall tale touches a raw nerve in Brazil
The Globe and Mail / Posted 5 days ago
that stalks the slums of its megacities, like Rio de Janeiro. Brazil looks northward to the United States - like itself, a big country built on successive waves of immigration - with a mixture of respect, admiration, envy and resentment. Your... Read more
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Reuters
U.S. swimmers' tall tale touches a raw nerve in Brazilthat stalks the slums of its megacities, like Rio de Janeiro. Brazil looks nor
U.S. swimmers' tall tale touches a raw nerve in Brazil
Reuters / Posted 5 days ago
that stalks the slums of its megacities, like Rio de Janeiro. Brazil looks northward to the United States - like itself, a big country built on successive waves of immigration - with a mixture of respect, admiration, envy and resentment. The... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
U.S. swimmers' tall tale touches a raw nerve in Brazilthat stalks the slums of its megacities, like Rio de Janeiro. Brazil looks nor
U.S. swimmers' tall tale touches a raw nerve in Brazil
Reuters Sports News / Posted 5 days ago
that stalks the slums of its megacities, like Rio de Janeiro. Brazil looks northward to the United States - like itself, a big country built on successive waves of immigration - with a mixture of respect, admiration, envy and resentment. The... Read more
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HITC Sport
Low crowds and chaotic La Liga fixture list cannot deter from guarantee of dramaEibar occupied over 80% and only eight would be above the 75% threshold – if it
Low crowds and chaotic La Liga fixture list cannot deter from guarantee of drama
HITC Sport / Posted 5 days ago
Eibar occupied over 80% and only eight would be above the 75% threshold – if it applied to the whole stadium. Spain is a big country with a smaller population than the UK; two teams account for 60% of fans; there is less of a culture of away... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Rain chances continue for Friday and into the weekendbe tracking a cold front that will make it to the Red River around midday and s
Rain chances continue for Friday and into the weekend
KTXS Abilene / Posted 5 days ago
be tracking a cold front that will make it to the Red River around midday and slow but continue to move south through the Big Country and make it to near I-10 by the late evening hours. Ahead and along the front, thundershowers will be likely with... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Sweetwater, Clyde get after it in preseason tune-up on "Meet the Mustangs" nightTX - The season opener for Texas High School football is next week, and the cou
Sweetwater, Clyde get after it in preseason tune-up on "Meet the Mustangs" night
KTXS Abilene / Posted 6 days ago
TX - The season opener for Texas High School football is next week, and the countdown is on with scrimmages all across the Big Country, including over in Sweetwater. It was “Meet the Mustangs” night, as they faced Tanner Riley and the Clyde... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
Boulder Planning Board wants council to address marijuana business concerns in annexationeasy as possible for the business owners, because he likes his job and wants to
Boulder Planning Board wants council to address marijuana business concerns in annexation
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 6 days ago
easy as possible for the business owners, because he likes his job and wants to keep it. "I love working there and I love living in Boulder," he said. "I pay my taxes. And I like paying my taxes. It's like a big country club. And I like living her... Read more
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SouthwesternOntario.ca
Canada’s athletes make us proud, but we could do even betterat the University of Toronto’s Rotman School of Management, pointed out that Ca
Canada’s athletes make us proud, but we could do even better
SouthwesternOntario.ca / Posted 6 days ago
at the University of Toronto’s Rotman School of Management, pointed out that Canada should be doing better. “It’s a big country with a big team, not to mention that its openness to immigration gives it an edge in attracting talent from... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
More heavy downpours possible Fridayto move southeast through our area during the day Saturday. Showers are expecte
More heavy downpours possible Friday
KTXS Abilene / Posted 6 days ago
to move southeast through our area during the day Saturday. Showers are expected as that wind shift moves through. The Big Country could see dry weather for Saturday afternoon. High temperatures Saturday should be in the low to middle... Read more
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express
Norway performs U-turn over Brexit and hints it will now WELCOME Britain to EU trade clubvoted 'most credible' on EARTH next to fight for EU exit It's easy to see some
Norway performs U-turn over Brexit and hints it will now WELCOME Britain to EU trade club
express / Posted 6 days ago
voted 'most credible' on EARTH next to fight for EU exit It's easy to see some advantages of British membership. It's a big country with a big economy Prime Minister Erna Solberg She said: "Some countries will probably think it's fine to have... Read more
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The Newton Kansan
Moran focuses on cooperation and optimismunderstand how keeping a local grocery store open impacts a small town economy,
Moran focuses on cooperation and optimism
The Newton Kansan / Posted 6 days ago
understand how keeping a local grocery store open impacts a small town economy, Moran stated. "We are a small part of a big country, and the things that are important to us are hardly recognized or understood," Moran said. "We have to figure... Read more
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Reuters
Norway's PM softens stance on Britain joining EFTAfrom clear that is a path that Britain wants to follow. "It's easy to see some
Norway's PM softens stance on Britain joining EFTA
Reuters / Posted 6 days ago
from clear that is a path that Britain wants to follow. "It's easy to see some advantages of British membership. It's a big country with a big economy," Solberg said. But that benefit of more clout also means Britain might demand conditions... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Thursday Weather Outlook: More Showers Possibleshowers will be possible from the get-go today. Scattered showers and storms wi
Thursday Weather Outlook: More Showers Possible
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 6 days ago
showers will be possible from the get-go today. Scattered showers and storms will be possible all day today across both the Big Country and the Heartland. The severe weather threat is very low, with just some weak thunderstorms possible. Heavy... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Hit or miss thundershowers forecast for ThursdayTemps will top out in the 80s. A new, weak, cold front should begin pushing in
Hit or miss thundershowers forecast for Thursday
KTXS Abilene / Posted 6 days ago
Temps will top out in the 80s. A new, weak, cold front should begin pushing into Texas on Saturday and stall out in the Big Country or just south of the area by the evening. This will help continue our shower chances through the weekend and into... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Pioneer Valley bride in blue boots could claim national titleGRAZIERS and growers deserve a celebration and there are few better ways than a
Pioneer Valley bride in blue boots could claim national title
The Daily Mercury / Posted 7 days ago
GRAZIERS and growers deserve a celebration and there are few better ways than a big country wedding, complete with a bride in blue cowboy boots. On April 16 Pinnacle's Brittany and Ben Eden were married in front of about 170 friends and family,... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
A Tale of Two Countries, Big Country Resident Remembers BrazilAbilene, Texas (KRBC) - Garrison Bluhm, a Big Country local, has just returned
A Tale of Two Countries, Big Country Resident Remembers Brazil
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 7 days ago
Abilene, Texas (KRBC) - Garrison Bluhm, a Big Country local, has just returned from Brazil. "It's a bit of a change from living in Buffalo Gap and Abilene to a city of about 20 million people," Garrison stated. The trip provided a place to... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Celebrating Big Country Cancer Survivors and Working to Find a CureCancer survivors from across the Big Country united on the catwalk Tuesday nigh
Celebrating Big Country Cancer Survivors and Working to Find a Cure
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 7 days ago
Cancer survivors from across the Big Country united on the catwalk Tuesday night in Abilene. The Cattle Baron's Style Show generated $6,500 for the American Cancer Society. According to ACS staff, that's about $1,000 more than previous style shows... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Beleskey tours through Chinafor any further trips to China, Beleskey wouldn't hesitate if the opportunity a
Beleskey tours through China
Barrie Examiner / Posted 7 days ago
for any further trips to China, Beleskey wouldn't hesitate if the opportunity arises. "I would definitely go back," he said. "It's such a big country and there's many more unbelievable places to see, so it's definitely somewhere we'd visit a... Read more
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Collingwood Enterprise-Bulletin
Beleskey tours through Chinafor any further trips to China, Beleskey wouldn't hesitate if the opportunity a
Beleskey tours through China
Collingwood Enterprise-Bulletin / Posted 7 days ago
for any further trips to China, Beleskey wouldn't hesitate if the opportunity arises. "I would definitely go back," he said. "It's such a big country and there's many more unbelievable places to see, so it's definitely somewhere we'd visit a... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Experienced Pipers Are Ready To GoThe Hamlin Pied Pipers are one of several Big Country teams that are expecting
Experienced Pipers Are Ready To Go
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 7 days ago
The Hamlin Pied Pipers are one of several Big Country teams that are expecting to play at least eleven games this season. The Pipers are one of the most experienced teams coming into the 2016 season in the Big Country with fifteen returners in the... Read more
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Chelsea FC
Zouma guests as Chinese youngsters visit Cobhamhappy to see the kids enjoying themselves at Cobham as for them it is a once in
Zouma guests as Chinese youngsters visit Cobham
Chelsea FC / Posted 7 days ago
happy to see the kids enjoying themselves at Cobham as for them it is a once in a lifetime opportunity. ‘China is such a big country and it’s good to see the development of the kids, and that they can come here to England to train. I had a great... Read more
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International Business Times
Indonesia sinks impounded foreign boats to celebrate 71st anniversary of Independence DayWidodo stated: "We are developing regions like Entikong, Natuna, and Atambua so
Indonesia sinks impounded foreign boats to celebrate 71st anniversary of Independence Day
International Business Times / Posted 7 days ago
Widodo stated: "We are developing regions like Entikong, Natuna, and Atambua so the world can see that Indonesia is a big country, and every inch of its land and water is truly taken care of." Apart from the show of force, Indonesia also... Read more
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The Hindu
A jazz state of mindpeople that go there. I know musicians who went to teach there. I don’t know wh
A jazz state of mind
The Hindu / Posted 7 days ago
people that go there. I know musicians who went to teach there. I don’t know what the jazz scene is like, but it’s a very big country, so I’m sure it’s not the same in the south of the country as it may be in the north. Another artiste you've... Read more
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Newsmax
Balkanized Internet Threatens World Economyrevenue. Their attempts to expand into other countries haven’t worked. Now, th
Balkanized Internet Threatens World Economy
Newsmax / Posted 7 days ago
revenue. Their attempts to expand into other countries haven’t worked. Now, this isn’t necessarily bad. China is a big country with plenty of room for local companies to grow within their own borders. U.S. and European companies can... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Tracking continued rain chances and below normal temperaturesof the showers will be scattered so a hit and miss style will be anticipated. A
Tracking continued rain chances and below normal temperatures
KTXS Abilene / Posted 7 days ago
of the showers will be scattered so a hit and miss style will be anticipated. A stray shower cannot be ruled out in the Big Country. Temperatures will remain well below seasonal normals as we max out in the middle 80s this afternoon. Winds will... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
End of week cold front to keep cooler weather aroundwill see highs in the mid to upper 80s. Skies should remain partly cloudy and r
End of week cold front to keep cooler weather around
KTXS Abilene / Posted 8 days ago
will see highs in the mid to upper 80s. Skies should remain partly cloudy and rain chances build to 30-40 percent for the Big Country. Once again best rain chances will remain for our southeast counties. Wednesday night will be partly cloudy with... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Based Sprinter Urges Govt to Support Local Athletesthe US to be able to do it. "But when you look at some small countries, Jamaica
Based Sprinter Urges Govt to Support Local Athletes
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
the US to be able to do it. "But when you look at some small countries, Jamaica for instance I mean they are not really a big country financially, to say they are first world country. "But they do a lot for the upcoming athletes in Jamaica. Now... Read more
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Calcutta News
Indonesian president delivers speech ahead of I-Day; stresses on sovereigntyon Wednesday. “We are developing regions like Entikong, Natung and Atambua so
Indonesian president delivers speech ahead of I-Day; stresses on sovereignty
Calcutta News / Posted 8 days ago
on Wednesday. “We are developing regions like Entikong, Natung and Atambua so the world can see that Indonesia is a big country, and every inch of its land and water is truly taken care of,” he said. In his speech, the president also asked... Read more
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