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    Election administrator validates alcohol petition

    Two years after an election to bring alcohol sales to Graham divided the community into two equally enthusiastic camps-- those for and those against­-- another alcohol election will be ordered this November. Read more
    TEXAS NEWS
    American, US Airways tweak fees, mileage rules

    DALLAS (AP) — If you use miles to get a free ticket on American Airlines, you may have to pay to check that suitcase. Full Story
    NATIONAL NEWS
    Man, 80, says he shot burglar after pregnancy plea

    LONG BEACH, Calif. (AP) — An 80-year-old man who came home to find two burglars said he shot and killed one of them despite her pleas that she was pregnant, but it's the woman's alleged accomplice who has been arrested on suspicion of murder, police said. Full Story
    TEXAS SPORTS
    Euro hurdles champ out of Comm Games for doping

    GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) — European 400-meter hurdles champion Rhys Williams is out of the Commonwealth Games after becoming the second Welsh athlete suspended for a doping offense this month. Full Story
    CONSUMER INFO
    (Metro)
    Online reviews can benefit shoppers and retailers alike

    Word-of-mouth has long been an ally of small business. Customers who have positive experiences with a small business often share those experiences with friends, family members and coworkers, and that word-of-mouth can help hardworking small businesses establish themselves in a community. Read more
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    Swallowing water can be fatal hours after leaving the pool

    Drowning is a danger any time of the year and wherever water is present. Instances of drowning escalate in the summer, when more people are apt to spend time in the pool or at the seaside. Read more
    Surgeons in India remove 232 teeth from teen

    MUMBAI, India (AP) — Dental surgeons in India's largest city say they have removed 232 small "tooth-like structures" from the mouth of a teenage boy with a rare medical condition. Full Story
    (Shizuo Kambayashi/AP)
    Japanese fans speak on the evolution of 'Godzilla'

    TOKYO (AP) — Japanese fans want it known: The radiation-breathing, skyscraper-stomping monster they call "Gojira" was born right here in Japan, 60 years ago. Full Story
    (Photo by Joel Ryan/Invision/AP)
    Surprise! Justin Bieber in news for his music

    The troubled singer releases clips of 11 new tracks on Instagram, hinting at prospect of new album.