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  1. After gator attack, park to prohibit swimming at Chambers County pondRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Chron

    ... a taxidermy shop, September 2013. Taxidermists Frank Baird, left, Kevin Stark and Willy Franco at B&B Taxidermy in Houston get ready to mount an 11-foot alligator killed in Richmond's Brazos Lakes subdivision, September 2013. Hal Newsome, a trapper ...

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  2. Astros' Jose Altuve battles Royals' Omar Infante on field, in All-Star votingRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Click2Houston

    ... Y. I CAUGHT UP WITH TWO FANS WHO SAY HE BELONGS IN THAT GAME AS A STARTER. VOTE EVERY DAY UP TO 35 TIMES SO COME ON, HOUSTON. LET'S VOTE FOR JOSE. HE DESERVES TO START.

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  3. Man wants help for dog shot by HPD officerRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KHOU-TV Houston

    A man in southeast Houston is looking for help to pay the medicals bills for his dog who he said was shot by an HPD officer. Man wants help for dog shot by HPD officer A man in southeast Houston is looking for help to pay the medicals bills for his dog who he said was shot by an HPD officer.

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  4. #VoteAltuve: Astros 2B battles Royals' Infante on field, in ASG votesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Click2Houston

    ... 0 votes, as of Monday's numbers. The last Astros player to start for an All-Star team was Lance Berkman in 2008 when Houston was still in the National League.

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  5. KHOU's Bob Allen taking leave of absence to battle cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Houston Chronicle

    Fred Newhouse, from left, Diane Englet and Bob Allen at NRG Stadium for the 2nd annual Fantasy Football Draft Night benefiting the Boys & Girls Harbor Celebrity servers Courtney Zubowski and Bob Allen at the ESCAPE Celebrity Serve Benefit. Sports anchor Bob Allen, left, talks with news anchor Len Cannon, right, as Allen prepares for his first appearance on the 6 pm broadcast for KHOU-TV Channel 11, 1945 Allen Parkway, Thursday, April 25, 2013, in Houston.

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  6. Astros reach agreement with Daz Cameron, according to reportRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Crawfish Boxes

    ... . Once, Cameron slide out of the top ten picks, the only team with enough extra slot money left over was the Astros. Houston signed both of their top two picks, Alex Bregman and Kyle Tucker, under slot -- saving around $1,708,800 between the two. ...

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  7. Mom Creates 'International Day To Normalize Breastfeeding' To Support Mothers WorldwideRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Switched

    ... As a result of these efforts, the Normalize Breastfeeding team received published proclamations from the mayors of Houston, Texas and Kansas City, Missouri and organized local events in Nashville, Tennessee; Charlotte, North Carolina; Oklahoma City, ...

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  8. BHP employees react to Post Oak bus lanesRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Business Journal

    Employees at Uptown's largest employer were surveyed about their potential to use the Post Oak dedicated bus lanes, and Houston Business Journal has obtained the results. London-based BHP Billiton currently employs 2,000 people in Uptown at its office in Four Oaks Place, just off of Post Oak Lane.

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  9. Insiders get a sneak peek at plans for swanky new River Oaks high-riseRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | CultureMap

    ... when the tenant list boasted such prolific notables as late actor John Wayne, who filmed the movie Hellfighters in Houston in 1968, and Oveta Culp Hobby, the first secretary of the U.S. Department of Health, Education and Welfare, first director of ...

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  10. Hate crime investigation sought after road rage shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Chron

    A Houston man remains in critical condition with a gunshot wound to his head Monday after he became embroiled in what police said was a road rage incident. Injured in the 1:30 p.m. Friday incident in the 6100 block of Fairdale Lane was Ziad Abu Naim , 42. The Washington, D.C., office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations, a Muslim civil rights organization, has asked Houston police to investigate the incident as a hate crime, alleging that the gunman made anti-Muslim statements before shooting.

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  11. Students feel fired up to begin new pathRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Chron

    ... for the workforce. When disaster occurs, firefighters are often first on the scene. During the recent flood in Houston, the Houston Fire Department received 900 calls for help. The men and women who responded to those calls were certified ...

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  12. Constructing an excellent career pays off at San Jacinto CollegeRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Chron

    ... very good at the moment," said Jonathan Greene , an instructor of construction management for San Jacinto College . "Houston has a lot of construction under way. Industrial is probably the hottest sector right now, but you still see cranes ...

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  13. The Five Best Concerts In Houston This Week: Blonde Redhead, Mike...Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Houston Press

    ... Jam, hosted by Rick Lee & the Night Owls every Tuesday at 9:30 p.m. sharp, at this west side tavern has become a Houston institution; a lot of great local blues musicians show up to jam with Lee, who gets things started with his impressive guitar ...

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  14. Second Fort Worth superintendent search moves forwardRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Star-Telegram.com

    ... hire depends on many factors, said Cathy Mincberg. She is CEO of the Center for Reform of School Systems , a Houston-based organization that promotes leadership and effectiveness training to school boards in the U.S. Primarily, trustees need need to ...

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  15. New apartment project breaks ground near University of Houston DowntownRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Business Journal

    Ibiza Enterprises is building a three-story, 60-unit garden-style apartment complex near South Wayside and Jamail drives in Houston's East End. The 1.8-acre undeveloped site is behind the Fiesta Mart supermarket and near the Gus Wortham Park Golf Course and Carrillo Elementary School.

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  16. Noble Energy - Clouds Of Uncertainty Dissipating From Key Asset In IsraelRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    ... adequate regulatory framework to protect the interest of foreign investors. Noble, however, is an exception. The Houston, Texas - based company is the only U.S. oil producer willing to bet on Israel's resources, but it did not receive the warm ...

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  17. J.J. Watt sacks fan at Zac Brown Band concertRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Houston Texans

    Stop by the Go Texan Store on Friday, April 10, 2015 from 12:30pm - 1:30pm to meet a TBD Houston Texans Ambassador. Fans can also enjoy a 10% off Power Hour discount in the Go Texan Store during the event! The Houston Texans Coaches Summit is an event designed to educate coaches on the key components of the Heads Up Football safety philosophy.

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  18. Land under Austin's Top Golf sold; long-term, expect it to be replaced by big buildingsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Business Journal

    The material on this site may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, cached or otherwise used, except with the prior written permission of American City Business Journals. Top Golf, the upscale driving range and entertainment venue in North Austin, has a new landlord - Houston-based OrangeStone Capital.

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  19. a Energy giant inks largest office lease of year north of Market StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Business Journal

    ... company counts its headquarters in California. NRG Energy is dual-headquartered in West Windsor Township, N.J., and Houston, Texas. Fidelity Investments calls Boston home. The average annual asking rent for Class A space in the submarket was $69.27 ...

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  20. Washington on the Brazos State Park Association Launches New WebsiteRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... off State Hwy. 105 on FM 1155 (about halfway between Brenham and Navasota, and approximately one hour northwest of Houston). More detailed information on all Washington on the Brazos events is continually updated at ...

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