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Tony Romo Has Fracture in Back, Will Miss 6-10 Weeks

Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images(DALLAS) -- Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo could miss up to ten weeks after fracturing a bone in his back during the team's third preseason game this week.Romo suffered the injury when he was sacked by Seattle Seahawks defensive lineman Cliff Avril, and was replaced with backup quarterback Dak Prescott. A source told ESPN NFL Insider Ed Werder that Romo's injury is a compression fracture of his L1 vertebra and that it will not require surgery.Cowboys coach Jason Garrett said ...

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Clinton Foundation Official Requests State Lunch Invitation, Special Seating for Foundation Allies, Emails Show

By Barbara Kinney for Hillary for America.(NEW YORK) -- A series of newly released State Department emails obtained by ABC News offers fresh insight on direct contact between the Clinton Foundation and Hillary Clinton's inner circle while she was Secretary of State.The emails -– released as part of a public records lawsuit by conservative group Citizens United and shared exclusively with ABC -- reveal what the group claims is new evidence Foundation allies received special treatment. [Read the emails here.]In one December 2010 ...

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The Heartbreaking Story Behind Photo of Canadian Elderly Couple Crying

Ashley Bartyik (SURREY, British Columbia) -- An elderly couple from the town of Surrey in British Columbia, Canada, was recently photographed crying after apparently being moved to separate nursing homes a few months ago.The emotional photo was taken Monday during a visit between the couple. Ashley Bartyik, the couple's granddaughter, told ABC News  this week she's worried that their "heartbreak and the stress could literally kill them.""This is the saddest photo I have ever taken," Bartyik, 29, wrote in the photo's caption. It has been ...

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Tim Kaine Calls Out Trump Over Tweets About Dwyane Wade's Cousin

ABCNews.com(MIAMI LAKES, Fla.) -- Democratic vice presidential nominee Tim Kaine reacted to Donald Trump tweeting about NBA star Dwyane Wade's cousin being the victim of gun violence, saying the only appropriate reaction is sympathy.Kaine also criticized Trump for calling his running mate, Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton, a bigot."My reaction is we just ought to be extending our sympathy to the family. That's the only reaction that is appropriate right now and maybe a sadness about this gun violence issue, which we know it's complicated ...

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Couple Leaves It All Behind for Dream Job at Remote Lighthouse

Janet Weinstein / ABC News(GEORGETOWN, Maine) -- Every morning for the past 15 years, it’s been the same routine for Mitchell Thorp and Patty Sullivan: Wake up at dawn, brew a pot of coffee, eat breakfast, and make a list of things to do for the rest of the day.Recently, their mornings have been different.Long gone are the sounds of neighborhood kids squealing as they ride their bikes to school or the ringing of phones in their home office. Now, only the music of chattering ...

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Southwest Flight Forced to Make Emergency Landing

Twitter/Stephanie(PENSACOLA, Fla.) -- A Southwest Airlines flight from New Orleans to Orlando, Florida, was forced to make an emergency landing Saturday in Pensacola, Florida, due to a "mechanical issue."A spokesperson from the airline confirmed to ABC News that the plane, SW Flight 3472, suffered a "mechanical issue with the number one engine."The pilot radioed to air traffic control that the plane had experienced an engine failure, and the flight was diverted, according to the airline, which noted that none of the 99 passengers or five ...

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GM Recalling Thousands of Vehicles Due To Faulty Wipers

Montypeter/iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) – General Motors is issuing a recall for thousands of vehicles to fix a potential problem with the windshield wipers.2013 Chevrolet Equinox and GMC Terrain models are effected. In all, nearly 368,000 vehicles are being recalled. The company says the cars may have been made with ball joints that can corrode and leave the windshield wipers inoperable.Regulators say the problem was noticed by a GM managed in Canada last September, and an investigation was launched.Chevrolet Equinox owners can call 1-800-222-1020 and GMC Terrain ...

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You Tell Me Texas

YTMT Logo Parallels.

Just as Nixon could never seem to escape the Watergate story, Hillary cannot seem to escape a steady stream of potentially incriminating revelations stemming from her emails.

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UT Health Logo Mosquito-Borne Illness: The Zika Virus & More

The 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro served to focus world attention on the area’s concurrent battle with a mosquito-borne virus called Zika. Dr. Richard Wallace answers questions on the subject.
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