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Texas Gov. Rick Perry. (Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty Images)

Texas Gov. Rick Perry: Comments On Homosexuality, Alcoholism A ‘Mistake’ He ‘Stepped Right In’

Texas Gov. Rick Perry said it was a mistake for him to use a story about alcoholism to explain his views on homosexuality.

06/20/2014

OAKLAND, CA - JUNE 18: (L-R) Yoenis Cespedes #52, Craig Gentry #3 and Brandon Moss #37 of the Oakland Athletics celebrate defeating the Texas Rangers 4-2 at O.co Coliseum on June 18, 2014 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Moss Hits Tiebreaking RBI Double To Lift A’s Over Rangers

Brandon Moss hit a tiebreaking RBI double in the fifth inning and Sonny Gray pitched Oakland over the Texas Rangers 4-2 Wednesday, giving the Athletics the best record in the majors.

06/18/2014

Texas Gov. Rick Perry. (Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty Images)

California-Bashing Texas Gov. Rick Perry Reportedly Thinking Of Moving To Golden State

Texas Gov. Rick Perry, who bashes what he calls California’s high-tax and over-regulated ways as he persuades California firms to move to Texas, is reportedly contemplating his own move to the Golden State.

06/17/2014

OAKLAND, CA - JUNE 16: Jed Lowrie #8 of the Oakland Athletics is tagged out at third base by Adrian Beltre #29 of the Texas Rangers in the bottom of the third inning at O.co Coliseum on June 16, 2014 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Rangers Get 4th Straight Win At Oakland Coliseum With 14-8 Victory Over A’s

Daniel Murphy homered twice, Colby Lewis overcame an uneven start to win for the first time in more than three weeks and the Texas Rangers beat the Oakland Athletics 14-8 on Monday night.

06/16/2014

California Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom ( Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Lieutenant Governor Newsom Demands Apology From Gov. Perry Over Homosexuality, Alcoholism Comparison

San Francisco’s former mayor, who was thrust on the national stage when he legalized same-sex marriage in the city in 2004, is now demanding an apology from Texas Governor Rick Perry after he likened homosexuality to alcoholism in an appearance at the Commonwealth Club Wednesday.

06/12/2014

Texas Gov. Rick Perry. (Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty Images)

Texas Governor Rick Perry Visits California In Push For Tesla Battery Factory

Texas Gov. Rick Perry held up his own state as a model for responsible energy production and economic growth in California.

06/11/2014

Motorola's phone, the Moto X

Mountain View-Based Google To Close Moto X Smartphone Factory

Mountain View-based Google’s Motorola Mobility smartphone unit will shutter its Moto X factory by the end of 2014, barely a year after it opened with much fanfare as the first smartphone factory in the U.S.

05/31/2014

Bottles of Sriracha hot chili sauce.. (Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Texas Lawmaker Wooing Sriracha Hot Sauce Company After Following Stink Over SoCal Plant

A Texas lawmaker is making a pitch to move Sriracha hot sauce production to his state from a plant in Irwindale where some residents’ complaints about its smell have led to city action.

05/12/2014

Jesse Chavez #60 of the Oakland Athletics pitches in the first inning against the Texas Rangers at Globe Life Park in Arlington on April 30, 2014 in Arlington, Texas. (Rick Yeatts/Getty Images)

A’s Complete Sweep Of Rangers In Texas

Jesse Chavez allowed one hit in seven scoreless innings, Eric Sogard matched his season total with three RBIs on Wednesday night and the Oakland Athletics completed a three-game sweep with a 12-1 rout of the sloppy Texas Rangers.

04/30/2014

ARLINGTON, TX - APRIL 29: Derek Norris #36 of the Oakland Athletics hit a two run double for Coco Crisp #4 and Yoenis Cespedes #52 in the first inning against the Texas Rangers at Globe Life Park in Arlington on April 29, 2014 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Rick Yeatts/Getty Images)

Oakland A’s Beat Out Texas Rangers, 9-3

Derek Norris drove in three runs with a pair of doubles, Scott Kazmir outpitched Martin Perez and the Oakland Athletics beat the Texas Rangers 9-3 on Tuesday night.

04/29/2014

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