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Victims' legs smashed when car crashes into back of taxi

I'M AMANDA PEREZ, KPRC LOCAL 2. AMANDA, THANK YOU. 5:34 RIGHT NOW. TWO MEN ARE IN THE HOSPITAL AFTER LOSING LIMBS IN A HORRIBLE ACCIDENT.

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Mormon youth send 3,000 pairs of shoes to Haiti

It's not all that unusual for a youth conference to include some kind of service activity.

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Sun Jul 13, 2014

Free Republic

Mormon church struggles to heal in wake of killings

Stunned by the execution-style killings of six of its members - four of them minors - members of a north Houston Mormon congregation are struggling to begin the process of healing.

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CultureMap

Texas is the land of opportunity for science, technology and math nerds

Math and science nerds may not have been the most popular in high school, but their passions are paying off.

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Daily Mail

Snowboarders missing on Vic mountain

Just what happened on flight UA201 before its emergency landing on a tiny remote Pacific atoll? United faces claims that there was a strange 'smell' BEFORE take off and the cockpit 'filled with smoke' Mother shot dead her two children as they slept and then killed herself as real estate exec father raced home to try and stop her, autopsy report ... (more)

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A hot time at a trendy new Houston restaurant sets the stage for an exclusive Rose Ribbon dinner

The Holly Rose Ribbon Foundation reached beyond its traditional culinary boundaries by landing in Seasons 52 for the kickoff party for its Shades of Roses dinner , held annually at Fleming's River Oaks.

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The Victoria Advocate

Museum's Moon Day activities bring moon closer to Texas

The Museum of the Coastal Bend is hosting Moon Day activities Saturday to commemorate the 45th anniversary of the first moon landing and Texas' role in space exploration.

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The Victoria Advocate

New student government president strives to boost school spirit

University of Houston-Victoria junior Bola Adebayo didn't initially want to run for president of the Student Government Association.

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Sat Jul 12, 2014

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A new top ranked U.S. airline emerges in something of an upset, while United Airlines is shut out

Fresh off a hotly contested expansion to Dallas Love Field Airport, Virgin America has been named the top domestic airline for the seventh year in a row.

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The Victoria Advocate

UHV's enrollment growth fuels summer construction projects

The ongoing construction of a new academic building, and the expansion of a biology lab and Jaguar Hall Dining are all part of the University of Houston-Victoria's plan to serve more students.

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KHOU-TV Houston

Procession goes to firefighter's memorial

The Houston Chronicle reports that speakers at the Saturday service in the Houston suburb of The Woodlands said 46-year-old Daniel Groover as an incredible cook who had a dry-wit sense of humor.

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KYTX-TV News

Deputies describe SWAT operation, praise 15-year-old shooting survivor

We know that sitting all day long, whether at a desk or on the couch, can be bad for your health.

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Houston Chronicle

Trenza at West Ave to close Saturday

Trenza , the ambitious Latin fusion restaurant that food personality Susie Jimenez opened in November at West Ave, is closing Saturday, July 12. "It's with great regret that I am announcing the closing of Trenza," Jimenez said in a statement Friday.

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Houston Press

CorkScrew BBQ Getting A New Pit

Before you freak out, CorkScrew BBQ is not closing for good, just for a few weeks to install a new pit.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

The Victoria Advocate

Prostitution case presented to Victoria grand jury

Several months after two cases were dismissed in federal court, the man who ran a Victoria spa that officials say was a ruse for a prostitution ring may face criminal charges again.

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Click2Houston

Man stabbed to death while sleeping

According to the Houston Police Department, Charles Lambert, 64, of Katy's body was found on Highway 6 near Park Row Drive in west Houston on Wednesday afternoon.

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Top Chef star is finally opening up her own Houston bakery bar: The Sugar Hooker roars into Midtown

More than six months after successfully raising $50,000 via Kickstarter , Fluff Bake Bar owner Rebecca Masson revealed Friday that she's officially signed a lease to make her brick and mortar location a reality.

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Houston Press

The Five Best Beer Flights in Houston

How to pick just one or two beers to drink during happy hour when there are so many to choose from? Fortunately for those fickle souls among us, a number of bars and restaurants in town offer beer flights, so you can get more bang for your buck and more beer for your belly.

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KHOU-TV Houston

Driver accused in chase tells Bellaire PD he had an 'anxiety attack'

Bellaire police chased a driver into west Houston early Friday where he told him he had an anxiety attack after they tried to stop him on the West Loop.

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Houston Press

The 5 Best Things to Do This Weekend in Houston: George Lopez,...

Good comedians do more than just string together a bunch of punch lines. Good comedians give audiences something to laugh at and think about.

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