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Police: Girlfriend shoots boyfriend after overnight fight - Houston ... - Chron.com

Sun, 09/17/2017 - 09:22

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Police: Girlfriend shoots boyfriend after overnight fight - Houston ...
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A Houston woman allegedly shot her boyfriend following a Sunday morning argument at a near Northside home. What police described as a "domestic situation" ...

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The Sun Was Shining Bright at Texas Taco Music Fest in Houston - Houston Press

Sun, 09/17/2017 - 08:05

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The Sun Was Shining Bright at Texas Taco Music Fest in Houston
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As Houston continues to dry itself out and begin to recover from all the flooding, it was time to get out of the house, bask in the hot Texas sun, and enjoy some of our favorite things. We found music, art, culture, tons of vendors and even a taco or ...

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Two elderly dead as Memorial-area residents ask why evacuations not ordered - Chron.com

Sun, 09/17/2017 - 07:01

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Two elderly dead as Memorial-area residents ask why evacuations not ordered
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The decision came late at night, when much of the city was already asleep. With little warning and no evacuation orders, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers began releasing water about midnight Aug. 27 from the struggling Barker and Addicks reservoirs, ...

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Woman accused of shooting husband on Houston's north side - KTRK-TV

Sun, 09/17/2017 - 05:55

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Woman accused of shooting husband on Houston's north side
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We're following breaking news from Houston's north side, where a woman is accused of shooting her husband. Houston police said the early-morning shooting happened on Stevens Street near Quitman, not far from the Eastex Freeway. The man was rushed ...

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Houston beats Rice 38-3, scoring all points in the 1st half - KPRC Houston

Sat, 09/16/2017 - 23:02

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Houston beats Rice 38-3, scoring all points in the 1st half
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Kyle Allen #10 of the Houston Cougars in the pocket against Preston Gordon #99 of the Rice Owls in the second quarter at TDECU Stadium on September 16, 2017 in Houston, Texas. (Photo by Thomas B. Shea/Getty Images) ...
UH routs Rice in emotional Bayou Bucket showdown - Houston ...Chron.com

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Neighborhoods in west Houston work to fend off looters - KHOU

Sat, 09/16/2017 - 22:48

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Neighborhoods in west Houston work to fend off looters
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Neighbors living in a west Houston suburb say their property has fallen prey to thieves. Matt Dougherty, KHOU 10:43 PM. CDT September 16, 2017. (Photo: KHOU 11 News). CONNECT TWEET LINKEDIN GOOGLE+ PINTEREST. HOUSTON - Neighbors ...

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Fallen city employee led life of redemption - Houston Chronicle

Sat, 09/16/2017 - 20:52

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Fallen city employee led life of redemption
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Joseph Dowell, left, also known as "Unc," tears up while talking about his struggle to overcome a life of crime, during a graduation ceremony for the Community Re-Entry Network Program, Thursday, May 18, 2017, in Houston. While in jail, Dowell was part ...

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Two elderly dead as Memorial-area residents ask why evacuations not ordered - Houston Chronicle

Sat, 09/16/2017 - 19:53

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Two elderly dead as Memorial-area residents ask why evacuations not ordered
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Contractor Ricky Green of Alabama finishes a day of picking up large debris in a Memorial-area neighborhood. A red X signifying that someone died inside still marks Robert Arthur Haines' house on Langwood. Photo: Yi-Chin Lee, Staff. Image 2 of 3. A ...

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The biggest job growth in Houston this year? It's temporary. - Houston Chronicle

Sat, 09/16/2017 - 18:18

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The biggest job growth in Houston this year? It's temporary.
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Katina Hightower, 40, poses for a photograph at her grandmother's house Saturday, Sept. 9, 2017, in Houston. Hightower has been working for Burnett staffing, doing work whenever she can pick it up, ever since ... more. Photo: Yi-Chin Lee, Staff. Image ...

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As support for Ike Dike grows, we still need stubborn boosters - Houston Chronicle

Sat, 09/16/2017 - 17:48

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As support for Ike Dike grows, we still need stubborn boosters
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It's been a long, hard slog for Bill Merrell since he first proposed the concept of an "Ike Dike" nine years ago. At times, the Texas A&M oceanographer probably could have used his own dike of sorts to keep all the dismissiveness at bay. Merrell's ...

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1 shot in robbery at SW Houston game room - KTRK-TV

Sat, 09/16/2017 - 17:30

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1 shot in robbery at SW Houston game room
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One person was shot during an apparent robbery at a southwest Houston game room. (KTRK). KTRK. By Nick Natario. Saturday, September 16, 2017 06:18PM. HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) --. One person was shot during an apparent robbery at a southwest ...

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Sunday letters: Houston's future, Amazon expansion, Trump's outreach - Houston Chronicle

Sat, 09/16/2017 - 17:11

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Sunday letters: Houston's future, Amazon expansion, Trump's outreach
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Interstate 10 at Market in Houston is shown blocked by floodwaters from Hurricane Harvey on Aug. 29. ( Brett Coomer / Houston Chronicle ). Interstate 10 at Market in Houston is shown blocked by floodwaters... Uncertain weather. Regarding "Fight ...

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Chapman: Developers killed Houston's first flood control plan. Don't let them do it again. - Houston Chronicle

Sat, 09/16/2017 - 17:10

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Chapman: Developers killed Houston's first flood control plan. Don't let them do it again.
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Barricades to the new Milam Street Bridge are removed by Mayor Oscar Holcombe and City Council members on April 21, 1947. . Barricades to the new Milam Street Bridge are removed by Mayor... Houston has a long relationship with hurricanes. The first ...

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Fenberg: One of Houston's greatest philanthropists worked with government, not against it - Houston Chronicle

Sat, 09/16/2017 - 17:10

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Fenberg: One of Houston's greatest philanthropists worked with government, not against it
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June 1936 -- FDR. Franklin Delano Roosevelt. Governor James V. Allred is seated next to Mrs. Roosevelt, Mayor Oscar F. Holcombe in middle seat, Jesse H. Jones at left. Photo: handout. Image 2 of 2. June 1936 -- FDR. Franklin Delano Roosevelt. Governor ...

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Houston's magic number at 1 after 8-6 win over Mariners - KHOU

Sat, 09/16/2017 - 16:54

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Houston's magic number at 1 after 8-6 win over Mariners
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HOUSTON (AP) — Dallas Keuchel threw six solid innings, Carlos Beltran had three hits and two RBIs and the Houston Astros beat the Seattle Mariners 8-6 on Saturday to drop their magic number to one for clinching the AL West title. The Astros (90-58 ...
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MLB scores: Astros defeat Diamondbacks 9-4Blasting News

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Report: Kaitlin McCulley leaving Houston's KTRK-TV for Boston - Houston Chronicle - Chron.com

Sat, 09/16/2017 - 13:09

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Report: Kaitlin McCulley leaving Houston's KTRK-TV for Boston - Houston Chronicle
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KTRK-TV's Kaitlin McCulley has wrapped up her Hurricane Harvey coverage and, coincidentally, her time with ABC 13, MikeMcGuff.com reports. McCulley told the TV blogger she's headed to Boston's WHDH-TV. It's not clear what exactly the next reporter's ...

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Twice Saved From Houston Floods but Still, Mysteriously, a Victim - New York Times

Sat, 09/16/2017 - 12:48

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Twice Saved From Houston Floods but Still, Mysteriously, a Victim
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Lyndon B. Johnson Hospital in Houston, where Wilma Jean Ellis, after being rescued twice, arrived in a body bag. Credit Bryan Thomas for The New York Times. HOUSTON — It was a hard choice, but in the end it was no choice at all. A small rescue boat ...

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"Houston Pets Alive" works to make Houston no kill city - KTRK-TV

Sat, 09/16/2017 - 12:23

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"Houston Pets Alive" works to make Houston no kill city
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"Houston Pets Alive" only became a physical shelter after they rescued hundreds of animals during Harvey, but they've been saving animals from euthanasia for years. (KTRK). KTRK. Saturday, September 16, 2017 01:01PM. HOUSTON (KTRK) --. "Houston ...

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Man shot seven times during SW Houston apartment dispute - Chron.com

Sat, 09/16/2017 - 10:12

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Man shot seven times during SW Houston apartment dispute
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A man was shot apparently seven times Friday night after an argument broke out at a southwest Houston apartment complex, according to authorities. The man got into the argument in the apartment parking lot around 10 p.m. at Club Creek Drive and ...
Man shot 7 times in SW Houston expected to surviveCW39

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Woman fatally struck walking on Katy Freeway - Houston Chronicle - Chron.com

Sat, 09/16/2017 - 09:40

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Woman fatally struck walking on Katy Freeway - Houston Chronicle
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A woman was struck and killed Friday night while walking on the inbound lanes of the Katy Freeway, according to police. The woman, who has not been ...

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