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  1. Texas man charged in abduction of teen near Harvard faces child porn chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Northwest Herald

    A 19-year-old Texas man accused of kidnapping a 15-year-girl faces new child pornography charges filed Thursday in McHenry County. Francisco Tulul, of the 10200 block of Harwin Drive, Houston, is charged with possession of child pornography, a felony typically punishable by three to seven years in prison.

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  2. Day For Night Was Made For Shabazz PalacesRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Houston Press

    ... has dropped four stellar and groundbreaking records while reinventing what you think about modern hip hop. The Houston Press chatted with founding member Ishmael Butler about his time in the music industry, the two new albums the pair dropped this ...

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  3. Forbes ranks Beaumont port in Top 10 for growthRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... The coated pipe then will be used by Chevron USA at its offshore oil exploration fields about 280 miles south of Houston. Dave Ryan/The Enterprise less Longshoreman James Eli uses a guide rope to help steer a load of new pipe onto a flat bed truck ...

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  4. Ring in 2018: Here's Where to Dine on New Year's Eve and Day in HoustonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Houston Press

    It's time to ring in the New Year . Whether you're looking for a festive but low-key dinner, a bubby-popping multi-course affair, or a next day hair-of-the-dog brunch, here's where to dine on New Year's Eve and Day in Houston this year.

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  5. Rolling Party Bus Hits Houston's Best Christmas Lights of the 2017 SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Houston Press

    ... be seen from the Space Shuttle, you're getting a little closer. But along with all that awesomeness comes another Houston mainstay: congested streets and traffic woes from all the looky-loos. Lauren Barrash, owner of Houston's jitney service The ...

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  6. Man's body found in ditch north HoustonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Chron

    A man was found dead inside a ditch Tuesday morning in the Trinity-Houston Gardens area, according to a news release from the Houston Police Department. The man's body was found by officers shortly after 11 a.m. in the 7000 block of Bleker Street, police said.

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  7. Audiences: Get Ready to Boo, Hiss and Clap at TUTS' Sleeping Beauty and Her Winter KnightRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 12 | Houston Press

    ... and also colloquialized so that it has a lot of Houstonian references. I'm actually the king of the kingdom of Houston and I'm merging with the king of River Oaks. His son is the prince and he's marrying my daughter Aurora." Hurley is used to ...

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  8. Murder-suicide identified, Lamb of God moves to appeal, Trump urged...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 12 | Dallas Morning News

    ... to open on Main Street in Deep Ellum in 2018, according to a press release. It'll also expand to Humble (a suburb of Houston), the University of Texas campus in Austin and to San Antonio.

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  9. Sam Houston St. faces familiar opponent in North Dakota St. inRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 12 | Houston Chronicle

    Sam Houston State wideout Yedidiah Louis catches a pass for a touchdown in the Battle of the Piney Woods, NCAA Football Championship Subdivision football game at NRG Stadium on Saturday, October 1, 2016, in Houston. less Sam Houston State wideout Yedidiah Louis catches a pass for a touchdown in the Battle of the Piney Woods, NCAA Football Championship Subdivision football game at NRG Stadium on Saturday, October 1, 2016, in ... more Sam Houston State DE P.J. Hall is tied for 5th in FCS play with 21 tackles for loss, leading to him being awarded Southland Conference defensive player of the year.

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  10. New restaurant in Central Austin will be french fries all the timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 12 | CultureMap

    French fries are about to rule Austin and, eventually, all of Texas with the arrival of a new restaurant concept in the campus area that's dedicated to french fries. Called Get Fried , it will open at 2021 Guadalupe St. Get Fried was established in 2015 in Buffalo, New York, and has big plans for 2018, with several more openings in the works, including locations in Dallas, Houston, and San Antonio - nearly all of the cities where CultureMap has offices.

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  11. Houston proposes site for new homeless shelterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 12 | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    The Houston Chronicle reports that city officials considered a plan Monday that would move some of Houston's homeless population to a plot at the Metropolitan Transit Authority's Buffalo Bayou bus depot. If finalized, the plan would create a "low-barrier" shelter along railroad tracks and the bayou, where homeless people can find security and shelter from harsh weather.

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  12. Man shot and killed on Tuesday, Dec. 12 at the Hot Wells Shooting Range near Houston.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 12 | KXAN-TV Austin

    One person is dead in what appears to be an accidental shooting at a gun range northwest of Houston Tuesday morning. KPRC reports the shooting was reported at 9:13 a.m. at the Hot Wells Shooting Range located along Northwest Freeway and Barker Cypress Road.

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  13. The top 20 athletes in Houston for 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 12 | CultureMap

    As 2017 wraps up, it has been an incredible year in Houston. This ranking of the top 20 athletes in the city for 2017 takes into account overall impact on their team, where they rank vs. their peers in their respective sports, and quality of performance.

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  14. Road Warrior Tires, a Division of TRU Development Inc., Will be...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 12 | PR.com

    Road Warrior Tires proudly announces its partnership with trucktiresinc.com. Currently preparing for the grand opening of a new distribution center in Houston, Texas, more details will soon follow.

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  15. Over a century ago the "Toonerville Trolley" connected BellaireRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 12 | Houston Chronicle

    ... stands as a landmark today. This type of streetcar, running on tracks and using electricity for power, operated on Houston streets between 1897 and 1907 in a Fifth Ward industrial area. This type of streetcar, running on tracks and using electricity ...

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  16. Female workers sue McCormick & Schmick's over lewd behaviorRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 12 | Fredericksburg.com

    ... positions. All they wanted was to support themselves and their families." Representatives for the Landry's Inc., the Houston-based restaurant, casino and hotel operator that owns McCormick & Schmick's, didn't immediately respond to an email seeking ... 3 comments

  17. AAA Texas to host job fair for insurance claims repsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 12 | Houston Chronicle

    AAA Texas will host a hiring fair Thursday to find claims service representatives for its new location at 14505 Torrey Chase Blvd. in north Houston. Applicants seeking field and inside positions in automobile, homeowner, catastrophe, and casualty claims are invited to meet with hiring managers at the Hilton-Houston North hotel, 12400 Greenspoint Drive, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Dec. 14. Candidates, who should have a Bachelor's degree or specific claims experience, are also asked to apply online by conducting a job search for claims opportunities in Houston.

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  18. Trump Tells NASA to Return to the MoonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 12 | Scientific American

    ... for a formal change in policy. "This is huge," says David Kring, a geologist at the Lunar and Planetary Institute in Houston, Texas, who has worked in recent years on possible lunar landing sites for astronauts. Unlike the Apollo missions of the ...

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  19. Peter Brown, former Houston councilman, dies at 81Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 12 | Chron

    Pete Brown with a map of Washington Street. After very seriously running in 2009, architect and former city council member Peter Brown transformed himself into Houston's leading utopian.

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  20. The Fertitta family's annual Santa's Elves Party turns into aRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 12 | Houston Chronicle

    In addition to the Houston Rockets and Texas' first Mastro's Steakhouse, jolly old Saint Nick dropped a fresh batch of holiday snow on the 12th annual Santa's Elves bash. Seriously, how many Houston families score an NBA franchise, hotly-anticipated restaurant, and white Christmas party in the same season? More than 325 MD Anderson Cancer Center supporters trickled through the festive River Oaks soiree.

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