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Breaking News: Construction worker's dramatic escape from fire in Houston caught on video
   
Posted by: Anne Sewell

Houston :: TX :: USA | updated 2014-03-27 20:01:46 -0700 | disasters-news

A huge five-alarm fire was raging Tuesday through an entire apartment complex near AIG campus in Houston, Texas. A construction worker was caught alone on a ledge outside the blazing top floor, waiting for firefighters to rescue him. The scene...
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Breaking News: NBA says refs blew crucial call at end of Rockets' Game 1 playoff loss
   
Posted by: Matthew Shovlin

Houston :: TX :: USA | updated 2014-04-24 05:50:12 -0700 | sports-news

The Portland Trail Blazers' Sunday night victory over the Houston Rockets was perhaps the most thrilling Game 1 of the year, but as is often the case with contests that go down to the wire, it did not end without...
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Breaking News: More than 100 cats found in home of Texas twin sisters
   
Posted by: Anne Sewell

Houston :: TX :: USA | updated 2014-03-30 11:27:03 -0700 | odd-news

It seems that the twin sisters, both in their 60s, shared a love of cats. This week more than 100 cats were rescued from their Houston, Texas home, where they were said to be living in appalling conditions, according to...
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Breaking News: Andre Johnson does not plan to attend Texans' mandatory minicamp
   
Posted by: Matthew Shovlin SelectMedia

Houston :: TX :: USA | updated 2014-06-02 11:05:07 -0700 | sports-news

Andre Johnson has brought nothing but class to the Houston Texans' organization since he was drafted in 2003, but with his 33rd birthday coming in July, Johnson is growing tired of his team's losing ways. After making the playoffs for...
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Breaking News: Texans release longtime tight end Owen Daniels
   
Posted by: Matthew Shovlin

Houston :: TX :: USA | updated 2014-03-11 09:34:16 -0700 | sports-news

In the fourth round of the 2006 NFL Draft, the Houston Texans got a great value on a former college quarterback - Owen Daniels. The Wisconsin product did not produce much in college (averaged 20.7 catches for 284 yards over...
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Breaking News: Salty sea beneath Saturn moon signals possible life beyond Earth
   
Posted by: Herbert Dyer, Jr.

Houston :: TX :: USA | updated 2014-04-07 11:07:39 -0700 | technology-news

“Follow the water.” That has been the watch-phrase and standing order of stargazers, including astrophysicists and astrobiologists, for decades as they search for life beyond Earth. That's because liquid water is considered the key ingredient and essential elixir for all...
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Posted by: PAULLEBOWITZ

Houston :: TX :: USA | updated 2014-03-13 17:52:19 -0700 | sports-news

There’s been a mini-firestorm in recent days over ESPN analyst and former NFL quarterback Ron Jaworski’s assessment on Philadelphia radio that Texas A&M quarterback and pre-draft celebrity Johnny Manziel is only a fourth round talent. Jaworski’s statements have been...
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Breaking News: Are the Astros promoting Mark Appel to Double-A as a distractive device?
   
Posted by: PAULLEBOWITZ

Houston :: TX :: USA | updated 2014-07-27 15:43:30 -0700 | sports-news

The Astros can claim that their decision to promote Mark Appel from Single-A Lancaster to Double-A Corpus Christi was based on factors other than his one good start in a bevy of terrible ones. They can reference his improvement in...
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Source: San Jose Mercury News

Houston :: TX :: USA | updated 2014-07-27 18:00:53 -0700 | sports-news

Font Resize Oakland A's-Houston Astros pitching matchups Bay Area News Group Posted:   07/27/2014 05:22:10 PM PDT Updated:   07/27/2014 05:22:26 PM PDT A's AT HOUSTON Monday: A's Jesse Chavez (8-6, 3.14 ERA) vs. Astros' Brett Oberholtzer (2-7, 4.32), 5:10...
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Source: KTRK Houston

Houston :: TX :: USA | updated 2014-07-27 21:11:35 -0700 | political-news

There was a massive celebration at a church in Houston's Third Ward on Sunday, as Jordan Grove Missionary Baptist marked its 135th anniversary. Abner Anderson, Jr., Chair of Deacons, said, "When we think of 135 years and where we started,...
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Source: KTRK Houston

Houston :: TX :: USA | updated 2014-07-27 17:54:45 -0700 | technology-news

We have two more really hot days to go before we start feeling some relief. Temperatures will soar to the upper 90s and heat index values will approach 105 Monday and Tuesday. A southward moving cool front will spark mainly...
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Source: KTRK Houston

Houston :: TX :: USA | updated 2014-07-27 17:54:44 -0700 | entertainment-news

Sneaker enthusiasts from all over the country met up in Houston for the H-Town Sneaker Summit at NRG Park. This event is billed as the world's original community based sneaker event. People come to Houston to buy, sell, trade, browse...
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Source: KTRK Houston

Houston :: TX :: USA | updated 2014-07-27 15:36:10 -0700 | political-news

Jacinta Martinez Sunday, July 27, 2014 Carlos Lopez, President of the Mexican Institute of Greater Houston, discusses the mission of the organization which aims to help improve the working skills of the Hispanic workforce...Lopez also discusses a partnership with the...
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Source: KTRK Houston

Houston :: TX :: USA | updated 2014-07-27 15:36:07 -0700 | health-news

Dr. Monsour says Latinos in Texas have the highest rate of liver cancer in the nation.
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Breaking News: Texas death-row appeal centered on doctor's falsified resume and flawed autopsies
   
Posted by: StephenPope

Houston :: TX :: USA | updated 2014-01-27 17:14:27 -0800 | disasters-news

A recent court filing seeking to stop Suzanne Basso's scheduled Feb. 5 execution has raised serious questions about an autopsy in the 1998 case, and the doctor who performed it. Basso, 59, was one of six people convicted, and the...
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