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LIVE: Houston police provide update on slaying of Med Center doctor - KPRC Click2Houston

Wed, 08/01/2018 - 12:59

KPRC Click2Houston

LIVE: Houston police provide update on slaying of Med Center doctor
KPRC Click2Houston
HOUSTON - Houston police will provide an update Wednesday about the investigation of a doctor who was gunned down in the Texas Medical Center last month. Police said in a tweet that Chief Art Acevedo and homicide investigators will hold a 2 p.m. news ...
Suspect in Houston cardiologist's murder is former law enforcement officerKHOU.com

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NEW INFO: Houston police to provide update on doctor's murder - KTRK-TV

Wed, 08/01/2018 - 12:37

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NEW INFO: Houston police to provide update on doctor's murder
KTRK-TV
Houston police are planning a press conference this afternoon with new information on the murder of a prominent Houston doctor. Dr. Mark Hausknecht was gunned down as he rode his bicycle to work in the Texas Medical Center on Friday, July 20.
Arrest warrant out for suspect in slaying of Houston doctorChron.com
LIVE: Houston police provide update on slaying of Med Center doctorKPRC Click2Houston
Police search SW Houston home in connection with homicide investigationHouston Chronicle

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Houston bars where you can drink like an adult - Chron.com

Wed, 08/01/2018 - 12:34

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Houston bars where you can drink like an adult
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Houston has never been immune to bar fads. Over the past decade and change the city has been enamored with dress codes, gastropubs, craft cocktail laboratories and enough faux ice houses with puppies panting on the porch to fill a clickbait slideshow.

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On the Go: White Linen Night and the Houston Jazz Fest - Chron.com

Wed, 08/01/2018 - 12:34

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On the Go: White Linen Night and the Houston Jazz Fest
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Hunters Extravaganza. A showcase of the latest deer hunting equipment, accessories, rifles, knives, archery and other hunting gear. When: 3-8 p.m. Friday, 9 a.m.-7 p.m. Saturday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday. Where: NRG Center, One NRG Park ...

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Houston ISD cuts magnet bus stops to shorten student commutes - Houston Chronicle

Wed, 08/01/2018 - 12:21

Houston Chronicle

Houston ISD cuts magnet bus stops to shorten student commutes
Houston Chronicle
On some mornings when she arrived shortly after the morning bell at Energy Institute High School, a Houston ISD magnet campus just east of downtown, parent and PTO president Bendi Saindon spotted students arriving late and missing the beginning of ...

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Houston's planned detention center for migrant children on hold over permits - KTRK-TV

Wed, 08/01/2018 - 12:03

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Houston's planned detention center for migrant children on hold over permits
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The opening of the controversial Southwest Key children's center depends on the current state of existing permits and the intended use of the facility. The city did issue a permit of occupancy and, based on that, the facility owners say they are ...
Houston officials dispute claim that controversial shelter for migrant kids on verge of openingChron.com
UPDATE: Houston Facility for Migrant Children “Lacks Proper Permits to Open”Houston Public Media
Houston Officials Say Detention Center Needs Proper PermitsU.S. News & World Report

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Police search SW Houston home in connection with homicide investigation - Chron.com

Wed, 08/01/2018 - 11:57

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Police search SW Houston home in connection with homicide investigation
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Police on Wednesday morning converged on a neighborhood in southwest Houston as part of an ongoing homicide investigation, though authorities declined to say which case. Patrol cars arrived at the scene by Creekbend and Doud before 11:30 a.m., and ...

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Sweets and savory: Elizabeth Chambers dishes out her Houston favorites before Galleria Style Summit - Chron.com

Wed, 08/01/2018 - 11:40

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Sweets and savory: Elizabeth Chambers dishes out her Houston favorites before Galleria Style Summit
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Elizabeth Chambers is only in Houston for 24 hours, and she's on a tight schedule. The San Antonio native and BIRD Bakery founder flew in on a Saturday morning – "It was 82 degrees at 8 a.m.!" – to deliver Create & Cultivate's keynote address during ...

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Houston rapper Willie D's social commentary YouTube channel taken down, then reinstated by YouTube - Chron.com

Wed, 08/01/2018 - 10:40

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Houston rapper Willie D's social commentary YouTube channel taken down, then reinstated by YouTube
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Google has reinstated the YouTube channel of Houston rapper William James Dennis—better known as Willie D and a founding member of the Geto Boys—after it was possibly taken down by mistake. The channel Willie D Live, which features a mix of social ...

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Man charged with killing Rebecca Suhrheinrich had been dating her for a month - KTRK-TV

Wed, 08/01/2018 - 10:25

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Man charged with killing Rebecca Suhrheinrich had been dating her for a month
KTRK-TV
Authorities say they have arrested the man accused of killing a Houston woman. The Harris County Sheriff's Office says 46-year-old Jeffery McDonald, charged with the murder of Rebecca Suhrheinrich, was arrested just after midnight. He was spotted in ...
HCSO: Boyfriend accused of killing Rebecca Suhrheinrich found tripping out on drugs, unclothing himself in streetCW39
Man Accused Of Girlfriend's Murder Arrested: PolicePatch.com

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Downtown changes and post-Harvey slump have 2 Houston restaurants singing the blues - CultureMap Houston

Wed, 08/01/2018 - 09:29

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Downtown changes and post-Harvey slump have 2 Houston restaurants singing the blues
CultureMap Houston
By any measure, downtown Houston is booming. The residential population is growing, new hotels have opened, and more restaurants have opened to serve diners. But all that increased competition — and the relocation of a few large companies to the ...

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Houston tops nation for construction job growth - Houston Chronicle

Wed, 08/01/2018 - 09:21

Houston Chronicle

Houston tops nation for construction job growth
Houston Chronicle
The Houston area added the most construction jobs in the nation during the past year, gaining 19,300 jobs through June, the Associated General Contractors of America said. Construction employment rose in 76 percent of the 358 metro areas tracked by the ...

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Houston-Based Interior Designer Launches International Collective - Houstonia Magazine

Wed, 08/01/2018 - 08:03

Houstonia Magazine

Houston-Based Interior Designer Launches International Collective
Houstonia Magazine
Jillian O'Neill might have cracked the code for being in three places at once. No, the Houston-based interior designer hasn't figured out how to clone herself—yet—but she has forged a new path in her industry with the recent launch of an ...

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Jeffrey McDonald arrested and charged in missing Houston woman's murder - KTRK-TV

Wed, 08/01/2018 - 06:40

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Jeffrey McDonald arrested and charged in missing Houston woman's murder
KTRK-TV
A man charged in the murder of a missing Houston woman is no stranger to law enforcement. Authorities arrested Jeffrey Andre McDonald, 46, in the death of Rebecca Suhrheinrich. The 58-year-old woman's apartment was found ransacked on Monday night ...

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The video the Houston firefighters union doesn't want you to see [Editorial] - Houston Chronicle

Wed, 08/01/2018 - 05:10

Houston Chronicle

The video the Houston firefighters union doesn't want you to see [Editorial]
Houston Chronicle
Whatever you're doing, don't read this editorial. Stop. Reading. Right now. Did we get your attention? Thought so. Anybody with a lick of sense knows that when you tell people not to look at something, they can't help but look. All of which makes you ...

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Houston's John Allen Stephens takes his turn in the spotlight - Chron.com

Wed, 08/01/2018 - 05:01

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Houston's John Allen Stephens takes his turn in the spotlight
Chron.com
John Allen Stephens was, just a few months ago, seated behind the console as producer on The Suffers' second album, “Everything Here.” That's an impressive credit, to be sure, as the record by the Houston favorite climbed to No. 3 on the iTunes R&B ...

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Start Over: The Best Houston Music of The Week - Houston Press

Wed, 08/01/2018 - 04:03

Houston Press

Start Over: The Best Houston Music of The Week
Houston Press
On hand this week: Sets from Imagine Dragons, Panic At The Disco, 311, Lil B, and Lucinda Williams while locals like John Allen Stephens, Velveteen Echo, and The Mighty Orq, among others, will round things out. Tonight you can get going at White Oak ...

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Elvis, The Dude and Bergman: Houston's Best Art House Films This August - Houston Press

Wed, 08/01/2018 - 04:02

Houston Press

Elvis, The Dude and Bergman: Houston's Best Art House Films This August
Houston Press
14 Pews Curator Dr. Anthony Pinn continues his monthly film series, Death and Dying in the United States, with a screening of Daughters of the Dust. In the early 1900s a family of former West African slaves, living off the coast of South Carolina ...

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Camp H-Town gives cancer patients, siblings camp experience - Chron.com

Wed, 08/01/2018 - 00:03

Chron.com

Camp H-Town gives cancer patients, siblings camp experience
Chron.com
Children with cancer and their brothers and sisters got to explore Houston, build relationships and just be kids for a few days thanks to the city's first urban oncology camp. Four Seasons Hotel Houston and MD Anderson Children's Cancer Hospital teamed ...

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