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Rick Perry, 2 other GOP governors blast Medicare Advantage rates

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Three Southern Republican governors are writing President Barack Obama to complain about newly announced Medicare Advantage payments.

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Shale gas boom leaves wind power developers seeking more subsidy

NEW YORK — Wind power in the United States is on a respirator.

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New retailer, restaurant coming to Sundance Square

Sundance Square announced today it is adding a new retailer and a Korean restaurant to its misx. Women’s retailer White House Black Market will open a 3,815-square-foot store at the corner of Houston

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I-30 entrance ramps near downtown to close permanently on Friday

Major traffic changes await Fort Worth motorists when the westbound Forest Park Boulevard exit from Interstate 30 and the Summit-Eighth avenues I-30 entrance ramp close permanently.

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Cassco breaks ground on apartments at Clearfork

Cassco Development has broken ground on 392 apartments, the first multifamily phase in the 270-acre project fronting the Trinity River in west Fort Worth, the firm said said Tuesday.

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O'Dell Family

Patrick and Duff O’Dell reside in Grapevine, Texas. Patrick grew up in Oklahoma and was an Emmy Award-winning photo journalist for CBS News before retiring in 2007. He loves baseball and was a member of the first College World Series Championship team

. He was inducted into the Oklahoma Journalism Hall of Fame in 2007. Duff grew up in Georgia and began her career with Delta Air Lines as a “stewardess” in 1973. She went into management and retired in 2005 as the Director of all domestic based flight attendants.

She was nominated out of over 70,000 employees to run with the Olympic Torch in 1996. She has been an active volunteer in her church and community for the past 25 years and has won numerous civic awards including the D.E. Box Citizen of the Year, Woman of the Year and Rotarian of the Year. Duff and Patrick have four daughters and eleven grandchildren. Their daughter Courtney and granddaughter, Keara are in the photo with them at their home in Grapevine.

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