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  1. Jones and Goodell chatty and chummy at draft eventRead the original story

    13 min ago | Valley Morning Star

    ... of all - and I am talking to the young people here," Jones said, "I was a senior in college. Our coach took us to Houston to get away from all the hoopla of New Year's; we were playing in the Cotton Bowl, and we had to get down to business in ...

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  2. Jones and Goodell chatty and chummy at draft eventRead the original story w/Photo

    20 min ago | Houston Chronicle

    ... of all - and I am talking to the young people here," Jones said, "I was a senior in college. Our coach took us to Houston to get away from all the hoopla of New Year's; we were playing in the Cotton Bowl, and we had to get down to business in ...

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  3. Executive director: Here's how Houston Exponential plans to fund itselfRead the original story w/Photo

    23 min ago | Business Journal

    A less than one-year-old Houston nonprofit, which aims to raise billions of dollars in venture capital and spur thousands of new technology jobs, soon will seek financial help itself. Houston Exponential is currently running in part on a "confidential" corporate donation, but the nonprofit plans to attract future capital in conjunction with a planned $50 million fund of funds , Executive Director Russ Capper said.

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  4. Robots invade Houston, againRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Fort Bend Star

    ... featured event is the high school robotics competition, which had 400 teams from 28 countries, including 10 from the Houston area: Duquesne Academy, St. Agnes Academy and Strake Jesuit, Jersey Village High School, Awty International School, College ...

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  5. New history museum opens Friday in San FelipeRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Fort Bend Star

    ... to keep it and its spoils out of the hands of Antonio Lopez de Santa Anna and his army as they pursued Gen. Sam Houston and his ragtag Texas Army toward the Louisiana border and the safety of the United States. They never made it, as Houston and his ...

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  6. Fitting suits for some of the top prospects in the NFL Draft is tailor-made for Carlton DixonRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Star-Telegram.com

    ... could make their impossible dreams of basketball fame and fortune a reality. In late March of 2016, Izzo was down in Houston for the Final Four, even though his Spartans team (a No. 2 seed) had been upset by Middle Tennessee (a No. 15 seed) a few ...

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  7. Missouri City man one of two made a Knight of Texas at San JacintoRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Fort Bend Star

    ... April 21 was the 182nd anniversary of the battle where outnumbered Texian forces under the command of Sam Houston routed the Mexican Army and captured the dictator Antonio Lopez de Santa Anna and won independence for Texas from Mexico. (Photo by Joe ...

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  8. Fleetwood Mac Announces 2018 - 2019 North American TourRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | JamBase

    ... the tour continues with a West Coast swing to end 2018. Fleetwood Mac picks the tour back up at the Toyota Center in Houston on February 5, 2019. The six-piece then plays Dallas, Austin, Birmingham and New Orleans before trekking up the East Coast ...

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  9. More reports of Viva Tacoland bartender accused of assault emergeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | MySanAntonio.com

    ... No one's really surprised." Hackett was given deferred adjudication after a DWI arrest last July and was arrested by Houston police on suspicion of possessing between four ounces and five pounds of marijuana.

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  10. Police confirm what led to two teens dying in crashRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Beaumont Enterprise

    Houston Police Department investigates the scene of a two-vehicle fatal crash on West Fuqua Street, near Bathurst Drive Wednesday, April 25, 2018, in Houston.

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  11. Shaping HoustonRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | KHOU-TV Houston

    From fashion designers to restaurateurs, musical ensembles to entrepreneurs, Shaping:Houston tells the stories of those who are influencing the cultural landscape of Houston. Zack Ruhl has never let anything hold him back - not even a birth defect that left him without the use of his legs.

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  12. Prepare now to cut water wasteRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... hot days of summer are bearing down on us and if history is any guide, the next drought is right around the corner. Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner should act now to appoint a commission of civic leaders, including appropriate representatives from ...

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  13. 21 Things To Do in Dallas This WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Dallas Observer

    ... Dallas - specifically Fair Park - Jim Parsons would be an ideal source of knowledge. The co-director of Preservation Houston has co-authored (along with PH co-director David Bush) several books featuring the iconic modernist architecture of various ...

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  14. Watch the Dragons Fly Across Houston's Buffalo BayouRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Houston Press

    The tragic tale of drowned Chinese poet Qu Yuan is remembered with the sounding of a Chinese gong to mark the beginning of the Houston Dragon Boat Festival .

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  15. One of many stock piles of banned books donated to the Houston born...Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Houston Chronicle

    One of many stock piles of banned books donated to the Houston born movement Librotraficante in 2012 for the Caravan to Smuggle Banned Books Back to Tucson. The Caravan created what they called "underground libraries" in several cities with books that were banned from Mexican American Studies in Arizona as a result of Arizona's Bill 2281.

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  16. Police suspect-shame Dallas-area woman wanted for identity theftRead the original story

    Yesterday | Houston Chronicle

    ... things, and cool aviation videos. Eastex Wildlife Bill Heyde loves animals, possibly more than anyone else in the Houston area. Keep up with his rescue activities here. Eastex Wildlife Bill Heyde loves animals, possibly more than anyone else in the ...

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  17. Deadline approaching to challenge property tax appraisalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Houston Chronicle

    ... nline at the www.hcad.org, brought to the district's office at 13013 Northwest Freeway or mailed to P.O. Box 922004, Houston, TX 77292-2004. The envelope must be postmarked by May 15.

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  18. George H.W. Bush's colorful book-themed socks were gifted by a young man with Down syndromeRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Former President George H.W. Bush paid a thoughtful tribute to his late wife, Barbara Bush, during her private funeral on Saturday - by opting for book-themed socks provided by a young entrepreneur with Down syndrome. The 41st President opted for the knitted stacks of blue, red and yellow books during the ceremony in Houston as a nod to the former First Lady's family literacy campaigns.

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  19. Biker trial: Bandidos upset Cossacks patch was 'bigger than ours'Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Waco Tribune-Herald

    A former national ranking Bandidos member testified Tuesday that tensions between his biker club and the Cossacks Motorcycle Club may have involved discord that the Cossacks were given permission to wear a "bottom rocker" - a patch worn on the back of a motorcycle vest - saying "Texas." Justin Forster, a former national sergeant-at-arms for the Bandidos who testified early in the racketeering trial of two former top leaders, testified Tuesday he attended a meeting in 2014 at the suburban Houston home of national president Jeffrey Fay Pike in which the discussion included discontent by some Bandidos that the group's Austin chapter had given the Cossacks permission too soon.

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  20. Police Beat April 25Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | O-R Online

    ... the truck and three passengers in the car also escaped injury. Theft charge: Bryan Salyer, 40, of 201 Cummins Ave., Houston, was charged last week by McDonald police with retail theft and driving with a suspended license after he allegedly stole ...

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