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Texas Chupacabra Caught on Camera?
Offbeat  (tags: chupacabra, video, interesting, Texas )

Giana
- 289 days ago - nbcnews.com
Interesting.
Abandoned Walmart Is Now America's Largest Library
Offbeat  (tags: library, books, reclaim, abandoned, Texas, McAllen )

Dawn
- 479 days ago - weburbanist.com
This is awesome!!!!
You Did It!!! Texas Bans Gas Chambers for Animals!!!
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, suffering, ban, Texas )

Cher
- 562 days ago - behumane.org
Thanks to you and animal lovers all over the country, gas chambers are now banned in the great state of Texas!
Remember Zanesville? Let's Make Sure That Doesn't Happen in Texas
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife, Texas )

Cher
- 608 days ago - examiner.com
Do you remember the tragedy in Zanesville, Ohio, in which the owner of 56 exotic animals let them loose on the small town before committing suicide? Some Texas lawmakers seem to have forgotten that and are trying to effectively gut Texas' Dangerous Wild
Some 5,000 Pounds of Rattlesnakes Collected in Odd Annual Event
Offbeat  (tags: bizarre, humans, food, snakes, culture, Texas )

Giana
- 627 days ago - grindtv.com
An odd event takes place this weekend in Sweetwater, Texas. Or at least it would seem odd to most city folk who have never heard of such a thing. A rattlesnake roundup? What's that?
Texas GOP Rejects 'Critical Thinking' Skills. Really.
Offbeat  (tags: GOP, Texas, society, education, news )

CarrieSIC
- 870 days ago - digg.com
In the you-can't-make-up-this-stuff department, here's what the Republican Party of Texas wrote into its 2012 platform as part of the section on education:
Kitty and Gray Fox Break Bread Together
Offbeat  (tags: texas, sharing, drought, water, food, harmony )

Simone
- 1195 days ago - woodtv.com
A hot, dry day in Texas brought two animals in a rare union just before sunset to share a bite of food and drink during a time when both are tested by the unrelenting drought.
Texas Parks Dept. Killing Wild Burros to Bring Big Game Back to Big Bend - POLL
Offbeat  (tags: texas, wild burrors, removed, bighorn sheep, big bend ranch state park, destruction, cruelty )

Simone
- 1502 days ago - horsebackmagazine.com
Texas Parks and Wildlife had resumed killing wild burros in the vast Big Bend Ranch State Park. The untamed wilderness in remote West Texas was the site of the shooting of 70 of the animals two years ago until a public outcry brought the killings to a
'Corpse Flower' Bloom Could Stink Up Texas Wedding
Offbeat  (tags: tallest flower, stinky, Texas, corpse flower, Houston Museum of Natural Science, blooming, Amorphophallus Titanum, rainforest, endangered, Indonesia )

Naoko
- 1585 days ago - mdn.mainichi.jp
The flower girl at Jassica Zabala's wedding is purple, sox-feet tall, uninvited and smells like dead bodies. She is Lois, a rare 'corpse flower' deemed the world's stinkiest bud.
The Next Governor of Texas Could Be a Dog
Offbeat  (tags: americans, animals, elections, governor, Texas, candidates, Woodrow )

Sinikka
- 1667 days ago - peoplepets.com
In the annals of Texas political candidates, surely all of them have been human. Until now. Woodrow, a 5-year-old rescue mutt from Austin is running as a write-in candidate for governor of Texas.
McAllen Bust Yields 2 Tons of Pot in Tanker Truck
Offbeat  (tags: off-beat, drug bust, texas, 2 tons, marijuana )

Lady
- 1736 days ago - chron.com
Law enforcement authorities arrested one man after they found about two tons of marijuana packed in a parked tanker truck at a home in McAllen.Jaime Fernandez Cantu, of McAllen, was arrested Feb. 18 and charged with possession with intent to distribute
Sketches Released in Texas Church Fires Probe (Up Date)
Offbeat  (tags: off-beat, Texas, church, fires, arsonists, sketches, ATF )

Lady
- 1746 days ago - cnn.com
(CNN) -- Authorities have issued sketches of three people sought in connection with the spate of eastern Texas church fires.The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives released the drawings Friday at a news conference in Tyler, Texas.
String of Church Arsons Has East Texas Residents on Edge
Offbeat  (tags: off-beat, fires, church, texas )

Lady
- 1749 days ago - cnn.com
(CNN) -- Rousted out of bed by an early morning phone call, Kay Crosby stood in the rain and watched her church burn."We had choir practice Wednesday night, and then Thursday morning, it's gone," she said. "Not even 12 hours later."
AMBER ALERT:Police Continue Search for 7-Year-Old Girl in Oklahoma
Offbeat  (tags: 7 year old girl, missing, mother dead, Geronimo, Oklahoma, Texas )

Tonya
- 1765 days ago - cnn.com
Investigators continued their search Tuesday for a 7-year-old girl who was reported missing after her mother was found dead in Oklahoma
Twins By Different Fathers: Dallas Mother Mia Washington Shocked At DNA Results - USA
Offbeat  (tags: usa, dallas, texas, twins, boys, children, brothers, fathers, mia washington, dna )

Chrissy
- 2018 days ago - news.sky.com
A mother of twins has had a shock after doctors revealed that her 11-month-old boys do not have the same father. Mia Washington decided to get some expert advice when she and her partner noticed that twins Justin and Jordan had different facial features.
 

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