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Kurdish demonsrators clash with Turkish security forces as thousands of Syrian refugees continue to arrive at the border in Suruc, Turkey, Monday, Sept. 22, 2014. Some 130,000 Syrian refugees have reached Turkey in the past four days after fleeing the advance of Islamic State militants, Turkey's deputy prime minister said Monday, warning that the number could rise further as the militants press ahead with an onslaught. (AP Photo/Burhan Ozbilici)
Some 130,000 Syrians reach Turkey, fleeing ISTurkey's deputy PM says more than 130,000 Syrians fleeing militants have now reached Turkey
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FILE - In this undated file image posted on a militant website on Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2014, which has been verified and is consistent with other AP reporting, fighters from the al-Qaida linked Islamic State group, march in Raqqa, Syria. The Islamic State group will likely take center stage when more than 140 heads of state of government convene for the U.N. General Assembly the week of Sept. 22. (AP Photo/File)
Islamic State group calls for attacking civiliansIslamic State group calls for killing civilians of nations that join US-led coalition
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FILE - In this July 15, 2014 photo, showrunner Shonda Rhimes speaks during the "How to Get Away with Murder" panel at the Disney/ABC Television Group 2014 Summer TCA at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, Calif. ABC's entire Thursday prime-time schedule is composed of shows run by Rhimes. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File)
Shonda Rhimes lays claim to Thursday nights on ABCShonda Rhimes lays claim to ABC's Thursdays with debuting "Murder" plus her 2 veteran series
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9 Marquez e-books coming out in English9 Gabriel Garcia Marquez e-books, including 'Love in the Time of Cholera,' coming next month
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Maestro Muti skipping strike-plagued Rome theaterMaestro Muti declining to take up baton this season in Rome at strike-plagued opera house
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FILE - In this May 2, 2010 file photo, theater goers pour out of a matinee showing of 'The Lion King' at the Minskoff Theatre in New York. With a worldwide gross of over $6.2 billion, "The Lion King" stage musical has now achieved the most successful box office total of any work in any media in entertainment history. (AP Photo/David Goldman, File)
APNewsBreak: 'The Lion King' makes historyAPNewsBreak: 'The Lion King' earns the crown for most successful title in box office history
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President of the European Central Bank Mario Draghi walks towards his seat to address the Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs, at the European Parliament building, in Brussels on Monday, Sept. 22, 2014. (AP Photo/Yves Logghe)
Draghi: Euro recovery losing momentumEuropean central bank head touts stimulus programs, warns of geopolitical risks, slow reforms
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An ambulance drops people suspected of having been infected by the Ebola virus inside the Connaught Hospital, during a three-day lockdown to prevent the spread on the virus in Freetown, Sierra Leone, Sunday, Sept. 21, 2014. Volunteers going door to door during a three-day lockdown intended to combat Ebola in Sierra Leone say some residents are growing increasingly frustrated and complaining about food shortages.(AP Photo/ Michael Duff)
Streets bustling after Sierra Leone shutdown endsStreets in Sierra Leone's capital bustling after unprecedented lockdown to slow Ebola spread
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Brad Keselowski (2) hits the wall during the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Sylvania 300 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway, Sunday, Sept. 21, 2014 in Loudon, N.H. Joey Logano went on to win the race. (AP Photo/Jim Cole)
Logano wins at New Hampshire in 2nd Chase raceWith Joey Logano in Victory Lane in New Hampshire, Team Penske shows it's the team to beat
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  • Dating affordable in San Marcos

    College romance is never easy, and when you combine the desire to impress a crush with a dwindling bank account it is nearly impossible. Take your passion for Tinder to the next level with this collection of fun and inexpensive date ideas that will melt the hearts of even the most bitter of graduating seniors. The University Star, Mon, Sep 15 2014 @ 11:32 PM
  • SWAT, narcotics investigators make high-risk arrests

    The San Marcos Police Department and Hays County Sheriff's Office cooperated on two high-risk arrests, one of which involved the Hays County-San Marcos SWAT team, Wednesday evening in San Marcos. Elizando Ortiz Garza, Jr. was arrested at approximately 8 p.m. Sept. Austin American-Statesman, Thu, Sep 18 2014 @ 06:46 PM
  • Hays County burn ban lifted

    Hays County Judge Bert Cobb, M.D., has lifted the burn ban in the unincorporated area of Hays County until further notice. Hays County Fire Marshal Mark Chambers said that recent rains have made it safer to burn than in past weeks, although if low humidity returns to the area the burn ban could be placed back on. Austin American-Statesman, Wed, Sep 17 2014 @ 07:47 PM
  • Bat at Texas school tests positive for rabies

    Hays County and state officials say a bat found at a junior high school has tested positive for rabies. The Austin American-Statesman reports the animal was found at Danforth Junior High School in Wimberley on Friday afternoon. SFGate, Wed, Sep 17 2014 @ 04:51 AM
  • 'Meatless Mondays' met with opposition in SA school districts

    The Dripping Springs Independent School District west of Austin, for example, is part of a pilot program in Hays County that only offers meatless food in its cafeterias on Mondays. It's part of an effort by a group that says going meatless will encourage healthy and environmentally conscientious eating. KSAT-TV San Antonio, Mon, Sep 15 2014 @ 07:01 PM
  • Don't overlook Thrift Stores

    Have you ever heard the phrase "history repeats itself"? Well, ironically, fashion repeats itself as well. The same clothes that your parents wore in those back-in-the-day pictures are slowly but surely coming back in style today. The University Star, Thu, Sep 18 2014 @ 05:19 PM
  • No detectable lead found in drinking water

    Recent sampling tests show no detectable traces of lead in San Marcos drinking water after readings taken Sept. 4 and 8 showed a heightened level. The University Star, Wed, Sep 17 2014 @ 12:55 AM
  • City council unanimously approves La Cima project

    In a unanimous vote with one abstention Tuesday night, San Marcos City Council passed a resolution authorizing an agreement with the La Cima developers that will permit the construction of 2,400 single-family homes. Bringing upper-level housing to San Marcos, the proposed La Cima development will be a 2,050-acre development with 2,400 single-family homes. The University Star, Wed, Sep 17 2014 @ 12:55 AM
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