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Texas doctor with Ebola turns down serum

star-telegram.com — Have more to add? News tip? Tell us Dr. Kent Brantly, the Texas doctor who contracted the Ebola virus in West Africa, turned down an experimental serum and asked that it instead by given to another sick mission worker, a post Thursday on the Samaritan's Purse website says.

Romo sought injury rehab advice from Aikman

star-telegram.com — Have more to add? News tip? Tell us Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo said he consulted with Hall of Fame quarterback Troy Aikman about the back issues that forced Aikman to retire in 2000. At 34 years old, Romo is the same age as Aikman was when he retired.
Jul 31, 2014

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Jul 31, 2014

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Romo happy to have Smith on his blindside.

star-telegram.com — OXNARD, Calif. No one was happier than quarterback Tony Romo when the Dallas Cowboys locked up left tackle Tyron Smith with an eight-year, $97.6 million contract extension. Smith might not yet be the best tackle in the league, but at this point it doesn't take long to call roll.

SeaWorld, Southwest Airlines ending partnership

star-telegram.com — Have more to add? News tip? Tell us Southwest Airlines and SeaWorld Entertainment are ending their 25-year-old marketing partnership, as the airline has come under fire from animal rights activists over the relationship. Officials at both companies said Thursday that the partnership wouldn't be renewed at the end of the year when the current contract expires.

US warns against traveling to Ebola-hit countries

star-telegram.com — U.S. health officials on Thursday warned Americans not to travel to the three African countries hit by an outbreak of Ebola. The travel advisory applies to non-essential travel to Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone. The outbreak in those West Africa countries has killed more than 700 people this year.
Jul 31, 2014

More Ebola updates: US warns Americans against traveling to countries hit by the outbreak | star-telegram.com/2014/07/31/601… #ebola

Suit filed over Muslim citizenship denials, delays

star-telegram.com — Five people are suing the federal government alleging that an expanded national security screen targeting Muslims has led to lengthy delays and denials in their applications for citizenship and green cards.
Jul 31, 2014

Another immigration battle breaks out: Suit filed over Muslim citizenship denials, delays | star-telegram.com/2014/07/31/601… #immigration #muslims

George W. Bush writes book about father

star-telegram.com — Have more to add? News tip? Tell us His paintings made news worldwide, but it turns out that former President George W. Bush has been working on another, highly personal project since leaving the White House: He has quietly completed a biography of his father, former President George H.W. Bush.
Jul 31, 2014

He doesn't just read books, he writes them: George W. Bush writes book about father | star-telegram.com/2014/07/30/600… +@startelegram #bush

In his own words: Tony Romo talks about his back rehab, practice plan and season outlook

star-telegram.com — Have more to add? News tip? Tell us Much has been made about what appears to be disconnect between Tony Romo and the organization. Owner Jerry Jones and coach Jason Garrett have both said the Cowboys' franchise quarterback is 100 percent after having surgery to repair a herniated disk in December, but Romo has practiced intermittently so far in training camp.
Jul 31, 2014

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Jul 30, 2014

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Stephen Jones: Team wants Dez Bryant to be a “Cowboy for life”

star-telegram.com — Have more to add? News tip? Tell us With Tyron Smith locked up through 2023, the Dallas Cowboys will now shift their attention to extending star receiver Dez Bryant. Executive vice president Stephen Jones said the Cowboys are "working hard" with Bryant's representatives to lock up the receiver for the foreseeable future.
Jul 30, 2014

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