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Gas Fire At BP Daughter Ineos
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Texas Oilfield Storage Tank Explosion Blamed On Cutting Torch

NEW BADEN, Texas (AP) — State regulators say a worker had used a cutting torch when a Central Texas oilfield storage tank exploded and left him critically hurt.

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The Future is Here: Remote Controlled Microchip Birth Control

A new form of birth control is set to go into the initial testing stages starting in 2015.  The idea began with Bill Gates and his colleagues and a MIT scientist.  It is a microchip that is implanted into your arm, stomach or buttocks that releases hormones.  This birth control microchip will last 16 years and you can turn it on and off with a remote.

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Texas Marijuana Farm
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Texas Rancher Discovers $2 Million Marijuana Farm On Federal Land

A Texas rancher got the surprise of his life when he discovered $2 million in marijuana plants growing on property he recently leased from the Army Corp of Engineers.

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Travis Patterson
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Firefighter Accused Of Posting Explicit Video Of Ex To Porn Site After Break-Up

A Lubbock firefighter is placed on administrative leave after being indicted on allegations he posted video he secretly recorded of his ex performing sexual acts while they were dating to a porn site after she broke up with him.

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BilcoCompany via YouTube
BilcoCompany via YouTube
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Firefighter Invents Device to Keep Attackers Out of the Classroom

It is sad that we live in a society where we have to worry if someone will go on a rampage in our schools.  Unfortunately, that is the reality of the world we live in today.  However, people are working on new things everyday to keep our kids safe.  A firefighter and SWAT medic in Licking County, Ohio, Troy Lowe has invented a product that will barricade a door and keep an gunman/attacker out of a class room.

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Two Planes Come Dangerously Close to Hitting on Runway

Flying was easy. Landing was hard.

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Roller Coaster at Six Flags Magic Mountain Runs Into A Tree – 4 Injured

Going to an amusement park is fun.  Riding roller coasters is a thrill.  It is a time to cut loose and have fun.  However, that fun almost turned tragic when a ride called The Ninja at Six Flags Magic Mountain in California, hit a tree that had fallen on the tracks.

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Texan Waves Flag in 50 States
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Texan Takes Patriotism To New Level, Waves US Flag in All 50 States

While most of us will be celebrating Independence Day with sizzling grills, chilling beers and bursting fireworks, one Texan took his patriotism to a whole new level, by traveling to all 50 states and shooting video of himself waving the American flag in each one.

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Shooters Grill via Facebook
Shooters Grill via Facebook
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Waitresses Carry Guns at this Unique Colorado Restaurant

Going to a themed restaurant is always fun, because they are always so quirky.  However, there is a restaurant in Rifle, CO, called Shooter's Grill where the waitresses carry guns, and they encourage their patrons to do the same.

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Texas Tech Cheerleader Kendall Jones
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Texas Tech Cheerleader’s Hunting Photos Stir Outrage With Animal Activists

Animal rights activists across the globe have expressed outrage at photos posted to Facebook by a 19-year-old Texas Tech cheerleader.

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