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Corpus Christi, Texas is located in Nueces County. Zip codes in Corpus Christi, TX include 78467, 78402, and 78415. The median home price in Corpus Christi is $199,900. More Corpus Christi information.

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18 hrs ago | The Austin Chronicle

Best of Austin: Arts and CultureCritics Picks

Fine art is dead art. Locked up in museums, away from ordinary life. Finished and "complete," inert once it is hung on the wall or displayed in a case.

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Fri Sep 12, 2014

Fox News

FAA approves runway for drones in Texas

The skies over South Texas are about to get a lot more crowded after drone researchers at a Texas university were granted more airspace to test and fly their unmanned aircraft. The Federal Aviation Administration recently approved a new range for the Lone Star Unmanned Aircraft Systems Center at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi, providing the researchers with around 290 flying days a year over mountains, high deserts, agriculture, coastal and maritime topographies, including the Gulf of Mexico and other virtually unpopulated regions.

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Slate Magazine

Corrections

In a Sept. 11 Jurisprudence , Dahlia Lithwick misspelled the city of Corpus Christi, Texas.

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KSWO

Man faces trial over South Texas park slaying

A South Texas man accused in a 2012 park attack that left a woman dead and her girlfriend hurt has pleaded not guilty to capital murder. Strickland, who waived arraignment on Thursday, has been held without bond since his June arrest in Helotes , near San Antonio.

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Marine News

SevenCs Release ChartServer 4.3

SevenCs explains that ChartServer is a WMS server that enables the user to view nautical chart data . The newly released ChartServer 4.3 version allows more flexible configuration of the chart image and includes: ChartServer can be used in combination with or as a backdrop to other geo-spatial data layers .

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Thu Sep 11, 2014

Marine News

Enhanced Fidelis XPS Collector Capabilities Accelerate Incident Detection

General Dynamics Fidelis Cybersecurity Solutions has enriched its network security analytics solution, Fidelis XPSTM Collector, with new capabilities that enable security analysts to more quickly detect and remediate threats. Fidelis XPS Collector's real-time, automated application of threat intelligence to current and historical metadata provides the information necessary to identify and react to malicious traffic, reducing the time from infiltration to remediation.

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Chicago White Sox

Top prospect on a power trip up the organization

He was so good as a combination outfielder/pitcher at Mary Carroll High School in Corpus Christi, Texas, the White Sox selected the 6-foot-3, 220-pound right-handed hitter in the first round of the 2012 First-Year Player Draft. He chose to sign with the club rather than attend the University of Texas at Austin on an athletic scholarship.

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Star-Telegram.com

Campaign shifts to personal side

What many recent analyses have missed is that both candidates moved to invoke their personal struggles over adversity - Davis' terminated pregnancies and Abbott's physical disability - at a time when uncontrollable events were threatening to shift the issue terrain. The court-instigated shift toward discussions of issues like education, Texas' voter ID law and abortion may well have provided advantages to Davis, and could still.

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The Countywide

Music, dance marks Diez y Seis

One of the original founders of the Diez y Seis de Septiembre celebration in Beeville is being honored as parade marshal this weekend. The parade begins at 10:30 a.m. in downtown Beeville.

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Marine News

Growing American Shipping Act Gaining Support

Legislation promotes revitalization of maritime industry through export of liquefied natural gas on U.S. flagged ships Chairman Duncan Hunter and Ranking Member John Garamendi held a hearing Wednesday that brought together the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure's Subcommittee on the Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation to address "The status of the Merchant Marine". The hearing focused attention on H.R. 5270, the bipartisan Growing American Shipping Act or GAS Act, which would promote the export of liquefied natural gas on U.S.-flag vessels.

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The Miami Herald

Gulf of Mexico to get another artificial reef

The Gulf of Mexico will be getting another artificial reef as a retired Japanese-built freighter makes its way to a site off Texas. The Corpus Christi Caller-Times reports the Kinta began its journey Monday from Alabama, where it was certified environmentally clean and safe to sink.

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Texas Tribune

Senator: State Not Moving to Make Voter IDs Available

This is a sample Texas Election Identification Certificate, available for those voters who do not have an acceptable form of photo ID such as a driver's license or a U.S. passport. More than a week ago, Texas Senate Democrats put Texas Secretary of State Nandita Berry on notice : They wanted her office to get more mobile units on Texas streets to give voters without an acceptable photo ID a chance to get one before November's election.

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Wed Sep 10, 2014

Plastics News

Maag Automatik systems used in PET plant

Maag Automatik reports that M&G Finanziaria has picked Maag to supply equipment for its PET pelletizing plant in Corpus Christi, Texas, that will produce one million tons of material per year when it gets commissioned by the of 2015. Maag, of Oberglatt, Switzerland, is providing Sphero underwater pelletizers and corresponding melt pumps, screen changers and Maag's direct-crystallization CC-PET process.

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KIII

Crime Stoppers: Nine Fugitives in the Coastal Bend

Corpus Christi police are looking for nine fugitives in the Coastal Bend, and they're hoping that you can help find them. The following fugitives are currently wanted by police: James Lusk - Unlawful Possession of a Firearm by a Felon Ashley Glorfield - Contempt of Child Support Christopher Caserez - Contempt of Child Support Daniel Arguellas - Contempt of Child Support Fabian Montero - Contempt of Child Support Mark Jones - Contempt of Child Support Kenneth Thornell - Driving While Intoxicated Raymond Rivera - Contempt of Child Support Albert Garcia - Contempt of Child Support If you know where police can locate any of these fugitives, call Crime Stoppers at 361-888-8477 or visit www.888tips.com .

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Tue Sep 09, 2014

The Family Badge

Patrol Report September 9, 2014 - Corpus Christi Police Dept.

"Charlie" District Date: 09/08/2014 5:45 PM Location: 5000 Kostoryz Road Offense: Delivery of a Controlled Substance Case Number: 1409080127 The driver for a group home was stopped by Corpus Christi Police near the intersection of Kostoryz Rd. and S. Padre Island Dr. for a traffic violation. Inside officers found the driver, George Hernandez , and two male MHMR patients from a group home.

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Mon Sep 08, 2014

The Victoria Advocate

Blotter an hour ago Wrecked VICTORIA - A 53-year-old Victoria woman...

A 53-year-old Victoria woman was taken to Citizens Medical Center on Saturday after the car she was a passenger in was struck by a vehicle in the 4700 block of North Navarro Street. The driver of the other vehicle was found at fault for failing to control speed.

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The Austin Chronicle

Bret Anthony Johnston at BookPeople

Justin Campbell disappeared four years ago, and his family is shattered by the loss. His father is having an affair.

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Sun Sep 07, 2014

Daily Texan

Longhorns launch offensive barrage against A&M Corpus Christi

Head coach Angela Kelly wanted to see her team play at a higher tempo and put the ball in the back of the net against A&M Corpus Christi and Montana. Kelly got what she wanted Friday as the Longhorns launched a 6-0 barrage against A&M Corpus Christi to remain unbeaten this season.

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Sat Sep 06, 2014

KIII

Homeowner Fights Back Against Would-Be Burglars

On the city's southside, Corpus Christi police say two men tried to break into a home on Dody Street off Mcardle around 2:30 this afternoon. Investigators say when the men broke into the home, they were met by the homeowner who started to fight back with his fists.

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KIII

Operation K.E.Y.S. Encouraging Students To Return To School

Corpus Christi Independent School District launched Operation K.E.Y.S. Saturday morning. This is a community walk aimed at encouraging students to return to school.

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