Texas says 'Renovate the Alamo' - the plaza and the building

SAN ANTONIO - Texas laid out a plans on Wednesday for a facelift of its most-visited tourist site, the Alamo, that includes a major overhaul of the plaza surrounding it and a more delicate renovation of the iconic building.

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UK firms still covet royal approval as Queen hits record 63rd year 02 Sep 2015

LONDON - You may have noticed it above the door of a perfumery in London, in the inner lining of an expensive custom made suit, or even on a packet of English Stinking Bishop cheese - the gold emblem of the British monarchy.

Dallas airport to mark spot where LBJ was sworn in as president 02 Sep 2015

DALLAS - Love Field airport in Dallas will install a brass plaque to mark the spot where Air Force One sat while Lyndon Johnson was sworn in on the plane as president after the assassination of President John F. Kennedy, officials said on Tuesday.

Cupcakes & time travel: Changing cities explored in Berlin show 02 Sep 2015

BERLIN - If you could go back in time to change your city, what would you do? What kind of a place do you want to live in? Would you try to stop gentrification?

McDonald's U.S. to add all-day breakfast on October 6 02 Sep 2015

LOS ANGELES - McDonald's Corp's U.S. franchisees have voted to begin offering all-day breakfast on Oct. 6, a widely expected move that the company and investors hope will help reverse slumping sales and traffic at the world's biggest fast-food chain.

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A look at women who serve in America's military, as the first two women soldiers make history by passing the grueling Ranger Course.