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  1. Jerry Lewis, comedian, telethon host, dies at 91

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    Lindsey Bahr

    LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Jerry Lewis, the manic, rubber-faced showman who jumped and hollered to fame in a lucrative partnership with Dean Martin, settled down to become a self-conscious screen auteur and found an even greater following as the tireless, teary host of the annual muscular dystrophy telethons, has died. He was 91.

    Jerry Lewis, comedian, telethon host, dies at 91

There goes the sun

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Lucinda Breeding

Not much can bring Americans together these days, but Monday's solar eclipse has the country united in a singular excitement.

Thrilling rides on rodeo's second night

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Despite the heat and humidity on Saturday night, the performances by the professional cowboys and the Andrews Rodeo Co. stock did not disappoint on the second night of the North Texas Fair and Rodeo.

North Texas Rodeo opens to full house

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The North Texas Fair and Rodeo kicked off Friday night with the first of three pro rodeo performances, which was in front of a full house with rodeo fans filling the new bleacher section added last year to handle the increasing crowds.

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Magazine to put spotlight on TWU

Magazine to put spotlight on TWU

Denton is blessed with two major-league state universities. Unfortunately, Texas Woman's University has often taken a back seat to the University of North Texas, its older and larger sibling in higher education.