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6 min ago | Fire Rescue Magazine

18 Injured in Houston School Bus Crash

A private bus company involved in a Tuesday morning crash that injured more than a dozen Houston middle school students was not authorized by the state to be on the road, records show.

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1 hr ago | Houston Press

Anonymous Tip Leads to Large Pot Bust in North Harris County

An anonymous tip to the Harris County Sheriff's Office led deputies to a large marijuana grow operation in North Harris County on Tuesday, according to sheriff's officials.

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5 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

Original a Chorus Line Star Mitzi Hamilton Directs and Choreographs...

Broadway veteran Mitzi Hamilton , one of the dancers in Michael Bennett 's original developmental workshop that provided the inspiration for the character of Val in A Chorus Line, will direct and choreograph the Tony Award and Pulitzer Prize-winning musical at Surflight Theatre, tonight, August 27-September 14. Conceived and originally directed and ... (more)

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Amber Alert for 5 kids canceled after stolen day care van recovered and kids found safe

Authorities have canceled an Amber Alert after they safely located the five children who were taken during a day care van in southwest Houston and the suspect was taken into custody.

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Chron

Former HPD officer who was shot in face charged with indecency with child

Former HPD Officer Danny Vaughan is greeted by Lori Upton, who was one of the nurses that cared for Vaughan at Ben Taub Hospital, 20 years after he was shot four times while working at a police substation causing near-death injuries Thursday, March 21, 2013, in Houston.

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Houston Chronicle

Floor & Decor opens Sugar Land store

Not exactly, but two employees of the new Floor & Decor Sugar Land are showing up at the same address of their previous employer: Kroger.

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KCBD-TV Lubbock

Dad acquitted in slaying of driver who killed sons

A jury on Wednesday acquitted a southeast Texas man of murder in the fatal shooting of a drunken driver who had just caused an accident that killed the man's two sons.

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Houston Chronicle

Da Agostino Cos. breaks ground on northwest Houston office building

After securing tenants for 60 percent of the building, D'Agostino Cos. has broken ground on The Offices at Sam Houston at 10203 Sam Houston Park Drive in northwest Houston.

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Streetsblog

Downtown Houston Will Get Its First Protected Bike Lane

That's the word today from Kevin McNally at Houston Tomorrow , who relays the news that a two-way protected bike lane is on tap for downtown: The City of Houston will install the City's first on-street protected bike lane along Lamar Street in Downtown, possibly as early as October, according to the Houston Chronicle's Mike Morris.

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Rail hazmat ''train the trainer'' courses planned for 2014

The Rail Workers Hazardous Materials Training Program plans to offer three "train the trainer" workshops this year.

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Chron

Photos of dead son stolen in home invasion

A good Samaritan is kicking in $2,000 of his own money to help bring to justice these two subjects who allegedly stole several irreplaceable items, including family photos, from the home of a fellow Pasadena resident.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

KLTV Tyler

Traffic Alert: S. Broadway closures early Wednesday morning

Tyler police tell KLTV 7 that due to road construction, South Broadway will be closed in all directions between the intersection of Houston and S. Broadway, and 4th St. and S. Broadway until at least 6 a.m. Wednesday morning.

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Click2Houston

School bush crashes in southwest Houston

HOUSTON COMING UP IN OUR NEWS AT 5:00 O'CLOCK. THERE IS ANOTHER STORY WE'VE BEEN FOLLOWING ALL DAY.

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CultureMap

New Houston hotel goes bold with its uniforms: Cool clothes designed by Houston fashion guru

David Peck, third from left, created a lot of different looks for employees at the new JW Marriott Downtown Houston hotel.

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Click2Houston

2 teens charged with vandalizing, setting fire at school in Clear Lake

Two teens were charged with felonies after breaking into their former school, then starting a fire and vandalizing the property, according to Houston police.

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Houston Chronicle

Talented Houston chef Grant Gordon dies

Grant Gordon, one of the most promising young chefs to emerge in Houston in recent years, was found dead Tuesday in his home.

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Houston Press

Grant Gordon, Former Tony's Chef and The Edmont Partner, Found Dead

The Houston Press has received word that chef Grant Gordon has unexpectedly passed away.

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Click2Houston

Deputies: Homeowner shoots intruder in north Houston

The shooting happened shortly before 10 a.m. Tuesday in the 2300 block of Hyland Park near Silver Glen Estates.

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KHOU-TV Houston

Photos: School bus crashes into tree in W. HoustonPhotos: School bus...

More than a dozen people were taken to the hospital after a school bus crashed into a tree on Briar Forest in W. Houston.

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KHOU-TV Houston

Fatal crash reported on Chimney Rock

Fatal crash reported on Chimney Rock Houston firefighters responded to Chimney Rock at N. Braeswood around 6:15 a.m. Check out this story on KHOU.com: http://www.khou.com/story/traffic/2014/08/26/fatal-crash-reported-on-chimney-rock/14609409/ Views from Air 11 showed that a black van and a black sedan collided at the intersection.

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