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Comcast Broadband Bundles

Comcast recently announced unilateral broadband speed increases for some customers. Customers with current 60 Mbps service today are being increased to 150 Mbps, those with 150 Mbps are moving up to 250 Mbps, and those with 250 Mbps are being bumped up to 400 Mbps or 1 Gbps depending upon their cable package. 772 more words

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Cult leader? ‘Sinful Messiah’? 25 years later, interest in David Koresh still strong

By Bobby Ross Jr. | For Religion News Service

WACO, Texas — The curious keep coming.

They turn onto a gravel road 10 miles east of Waco and pass through a black gate leading to a rural complex where David Koresh — leader of an apocalyptic religious sect known as the Branch Davidians — and 75 followers perished in a firestorm on April 19, 1993.

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Human Interest

Houston Chronicle Features Amir Diamond In Lifestyle Story

It has been an amazing year! I started it off completing the spiritual 21-Day Daniel Fast. It seemed like once I finished the assignment, my whole world opened up. 75 more words

Entertainment News

Bomb Explosions in Ghouta

Death tolls continue to rise in Eastern Ghouta, Syria. “On 20 August 2012, President Barack Obama used the phrase “red line” in reference to the use of chemical weapons. 32 more words


News Outlets Move to Instagram

News organizations have moved to social media platforms as another way to reach their audience. But, not all platforms are the same. Each platform has a different “personality” and way that users engage with content on it. 253 more words

Battle over religion in public schools waged in one of America’s fastest-growing cities

By Bobby Ross Jr. | For Religion News Service

McKINNEY, Texas — Public school officials in one of the nation’s fastest-growing cities are being accused of violating the separation of church and state.

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Religion News Service

Astros spring training prospectus, the starting rotation, and bullpen concerns

Hunter joins Austin to breakdown the Astros through week one of spring training in Florida. What can the club expect from a full season of Justin Verlander at the top of the rotation, and how will he mentor the younger pitchers on the staff? 47 more words