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By Gina Keating LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Online DVD renter Netflix Inc. hopes its subscribers will fall in love this week with "Cowboy del Amor," and many other unsung movies it is quietly buying at film festivals to release in arthouse theaters.
Texas rancher Pete Bonds would like to add cattle to his 7,000-head herd but the lack of grazing and the lack of water prevent it.
By Adam Tanner LEWISTOWN, Montana (Reuters) - Owen Badgett recited his first poems to the cows and Montana hills where he has worked his whole life as a cowboy, just like his father and grandfather.
The Texas Longhorn is a breed of cattle known for its characteristic horns, which can extend to six feet in width and have a slight upward turn at their tips, as well as for their distinctive "burnt orange" coloring. "The Longhorns" is also the nickname of the sports teams of The University of Texas and the school mascot is a Longhorn named Bevo. The Texas Longhorn Breeders Association of America serves as the recognized registry for the breed. Though some historians disagree, the Texas...
- Stoppage; cessation (of labor).
- A standing still or idling (of mills, factories, etc.).