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Dusty Nix

The inevitable appearance of the American buzzard

It didn’t take long Wednesday, after a bloody domestic terror attack on lawmakers, aides and police security guards gathered for a morning of baseball — baseball, for crying out loud — for the political recriminations to begin. That’s pretty routine now.

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Oklahoma Coach Bob Stoops’ biggest victory

As sports talk radio broke the news of Oklahoma Coach Bob Stoops’ retirement earlier this month, speculation was rampant that he was in ill health, or was being relieved because of players behaving badly. They praised Stoops for winning the national championship in 2000, and talked about how strong the team is looking for next year. They overlooked Stoops’ finest moment: leading his team to take a big stand against racism.

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Visit to Four Corners regions offers window to the past

John Greenman drove with his grandson across Colorado, on our way to the Four Corners — where Colorado, Utah, New Mexico and Arizona meet.
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Visit to Four Corners regions offers window to the past

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Fort Benning 1st Sgt. Jeffery Valentine modeled for museum historic figure in the National Infantry Museum

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Spotlight on sparkling water entrepreneur

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Uniting States of Marijuana: the country's evolving laws on cannabis