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  1. Some of Houston's most iconic imagesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Houston Chronicle

    Rising majestically on the plains of south Houston is one of the true wonders of the world, the $19 million air-conditioned Harris County domed stadium, the only one of its kind in existence. The future home of the Colt .45s baseball team and the Oilers football team is excited to be completed late in 1964, but it is unlikely the first sports event in the new structure will be held before 1965.

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  2. Speed ledes: Jan. 26, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Chron

    The San Antonio Express-News' David Saleh Rauf : http://bit.ly/1D8phtP . - " Chris Bell , a former city councilman and one-term Democratic congressman, formally announced his campaign for Houston mayor on Sunday, vowing to modernize how the city fills potholes and fixes sidewalks."

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  3. Real estate transactionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Houston Chronicle

    Boxer Property has been awarded leasing and management of 5450 Northwest Central, a three-story, Class B office building built in 1981 totaling 55,045 square feet Houston-based Rockwell Management Corp. has purchased a 186,964-square-foot office building at 9900 Richmond in Westchase. The property is on 5.7 acres at the northeast corner of Richmond and Briarpark.

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  4. Murder charge filed against man who shot wife SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Chron

    Prosecutors on Sunday filed murder charges against a west Houston man in the shooting death of his wife during a weekend disturbance. James Barnard, 47, was charged with killing his wife, Tamara Lane-Barnard during an incident Saturday in the 10100 block of Westview.

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  5. Armed suspects rob City Centre bankRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Chron

    The FBI is releasing photographs of armed bank robbers who took over a busy City Centre bank earlier today. Three men robbed the Amegy bank located at 800 Town and Country Boulevard, #110, in Houston, Texas.

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  6. Man fatally shot in SW Houston apartment complexRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Chron

    A man was shot and killed in the parking lot of a southwest Houston apartment complex Friday, Houston police said. The man, whose age or identity has not been released, was found dead at around 11 p.m. in the Broadmoor Apartments in the 10200 block of Beechnut Street.

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  7. Pedestrian killed after being hit by SUV in south HoustonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Chron

    A 20-year-old man was killed in south Houston Friday when an SUV swerved on to the sidewalk and slammed into him, Houston police said. The man, whose identity has not been released pending notification of his family, was walking near the corner of Rosehaven Drive and Sparrow Street at around 10 p.m. when the driver of a Chevrolet TrailBlazer sped north on Rosehaven.

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  8. Editorial: Aiding the homeless is a community priority but not at the expense of precious green spaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Houston Chronicle

    There was a time when the land that's now James Bute Park, just south of a bend in Buffalo Bayou near downtown, belonged to Augustus and John Kirby Allen , Houston's founders. There was a time, in the 1840s, when it became Houston's first subdivision.

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  9. Chris Carter already in the swing of thingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Houston Chronicle

    With children from St. Martha's Catholic School loudly cheering as he entered the gym Friday morning, Astros designated hitter Chris Carter smiled as he was introduced as a veteran leader. A year ago, the soft-spoken Astros slugger might have winced and been surprised by such a title.

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  10. Houston car break-ins are common, but preventableRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Houston Chronicle

    Most everyone has a story of walking out to their vehicle only to find shards of broken window glass on the ground next to their car. This is then followed by a sinking feeling as you realize what happened.

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  11. Lone Star College helps students get on fast track to a careerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | Houston Chronicle

    Lone Star College can help students get trained and get hired, putting them on the fast track to an exciting new career. Interested in putting yourself in a new career or updating your skills? This is the perfect time to make a New Year's resolution to get trained and get hired into well-paying jobs.

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  12. Garcia showing signs he may run for mayorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Chron

    Adrian Garcia: The Harris County Sherriff would likely rise quickly to the top of the field if he entered the race, but he would have to resign his job as the county's top cop. Sylvester Turner: Seen by many to be the frontrunner in the field, the longtime state representative is expected to draw on the support of Houston's African-American voters.

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  13. Hugo's sues Hugo Caliente in Town & CountryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Houston Chronicle

    Hugo's , one of Houston's best and best-known restaurants, has filed a lawsuit against Hugo Caliente , a suburban Mexican restaurant with a similar name. According to Hugo's Tracy Vaught, who is a co-owner of Hugo's and who is married to its chef, Hugo Ortega, they hoped to work out their differences with Hugo Caliente out of court, "but we were unsuccessful in our efforts."

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  14. Super-long heavy transport could tie up Baytown traffic for hoursRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Chron

    We looked at average speed reports from Transtar to determine which highways cause the biggest headaches when trying to get to Downtown Houston in the morning, between 6-8 a.m. But let's face it: Ranking commutes from "worst" to "best" in Houston turns out to be more like "worst" to "slightly more tolerable." 8. Interstate 45-North Freeway Although congestion increases closer to the city, overall the commute from The Woodlands keeps drivers moving at or above 40 miles per hour.

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  15. Judge dismisses case against HPD in fatal shooting of unarmed manRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Chron

    Undated family photo of Blake Pate, a 24-year-old Pearland man who was shot and killed on Christmas Day 2011 by a Houston police officers with a long history of disciplinary problems. The family has filed a lawsuit against HPD.

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  16. Around the areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Chron

    Houston police said the man was shot about 9 p.m. in an exchange of gunfire in a home along Roy near Larkin. The dead man, who has not been identified, was shot and fell just inside the house, police said.

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  17. Rockwell Management buys Westchase office buildingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Houston Chronicle

    Houston-based Rockwell Management Corp. has purchased a 186,964-square-foot office building at 9900 Richmond Ave. in Westchase. Commercial real estate firm HFF marketed the property on behalf for the seller, a joint venture between Houston-based Fuller Realty Partners and Harbert Management Corp. The recently renovated four-story building has an attached three-story parking garage.

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  18. Ohio terrorism case draws parallels to Houston arrestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Chron

    This undated photo provided by John Ritchie shows Christopher Lee Cornell. Cornell's Twitter posts sympathizing with Islamic terrorists led to an undercover FBI operation and Cornell's arrest on charges that he plotted to blow up the U.S. Capitol and kill government officials.

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  19. Woman missing in NW HoustonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Chron

    Margarita Rodriguez-Uriostegui was last seen about noon Jan. 13 at her residence in the 7900 block of Ameila near Wirt Road in the Spring Branch area, according to the Houston Police Department. Margarita Rodriguez-Uriostegui was last seen about noon Jan. 13 at her residence in the 7900 block of Ameila near Wirt Road in the Spring Branch area, according to the Houston Police Department.

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  20. UH to lead national offshore energy research centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Chron

    A new offshore energy research center at the University of Houston will be aimed at preventing disasters like 2010's Deepwater Horizon oil spill. Houston will be home to a national research center, funded with penalties from the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill, that will seek to make offshore drilling safer.

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