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Houston Conference Canceled After West African Travelers Denied Visas

The organizers of a global safety conference in Houston say they have been forced to postpone the event after delegates from West Africa were denied their visas.

10/15/2014

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Southwest Jet To Houston Safely Returns To Dallas

A Southwest Airlines jet bound for Houston has safely returned to Dallas Love Field as a precaution when an indicator light illuminated.

10/13/2014

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State Welfare Workers Fired After Child’s Death

Three child welfare employees have been fired and additional investigators have been assigned to Travis County after a 2-year-old boy whose questionable care long had been known to authorities was found dead last month in a southeast Austin field

10/02/2014

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Houston Drilling Company Baker Hughes To Disclose Fracking Chemicals

Environmental groups and local communities have for years been pushing for full disclosure of the chemicals used in hydraulic fracturing, a drilling technique also known as fracking.

10/01/2014

Manager A.J. Hinch  (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Hinch Hired To Manage Astros

The 40-year-old is a former catcher who spent seven seasons in the majors with the Athletics, Royals, Tigers and Phillies.

09/29/2014

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Jurors Deliberating In Poisoned Doctor Trial

A Texas cancer researcher accused of poisoning a colleague who was also her lover was described by prosecutors on Wednesday as a devious and manipulative person.

09/24/2014

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Texans RB Foster Fires Back At Anheuser-Busch’s NFL Critique

Texans running back Arian Foster is firing back at Anheuser-Busch after one of the NFL’s biggest sponsors expressed displeasure at the recent controversy in the league.

09/17/2014

Joe Sample

Jazz-Funk Pioneer Joe Sample Dies At 75

Pianist and composer Joe Sample has died at age 75.

CBS 11–09/13/2014

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Tex Message: Cowboys Are ‘Glitz And Glamour’, Unlike Houston

When Jerry Jones bought the Cowboys in 1989, he had visions of square dancing and traditional country music in his mind. The legendary Tex Schramm quickly straightened him out.

08/26/2014

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City Guide to Houston

Here’s a quick and easy guide to Houston, the nation’s fourth largest city and the largest city in Texas.

08/26/2014

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Astrodome Plan Set To Be Revealed

Harris County’s top executive plans to reveal to the public his proposal for the future use of the Houston Astrodome.

08/26/2014

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Power Saw Blade Impales Texas Construction Worker

A South Texas construction worker has been hospitalized after he was impaled in the chest by a circular blade that became detached from a power saw.

08/25/2014

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