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47 min ago | Click2Houston

Bus route changes in Aldine concern parents

HUNTERS WENT IN TO INVESTIGATE 96L TODAY. THANK YOU, SIR. AS OUR CHILDREN HEAD BACK TO SCHOOL NEXT WEEK, ONE MOM SAYS THIS YEAR HER CHILDREN WILL BE WALKING INSTEAD OF TAKING THE BUS BECAUSE THEIR BUS ROUTE WAS ELIMINATED.

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4 hrs ago | Click2Houston

Driver ditches car during police chase, officers search apartment complex

Houston police officers searched the grounds of an apartment complex on the southwest side Friday for a driver who led officers on a short chase before ditching his car.

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9 hrs ago | MySanAntonio.com

What to do: Friday, August 22

This is your last weekend to enjoy Culinaria's restaurant week, which to quote Taste editor Jenn McInnis is, "approximately 80 participating restaurants and food trucks will offer a prix-fixe menu of a three-course lunch and/or dinner in three pricing tiers."

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

Click2Houston

Explosion kills employee at NW Houston industrial complex

An explosion Friday at an industrial complex on Houston's northwest side killed a worker.

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Click2Houston

Trial of man accused of killing drunken driver who killed his kids focuses on evidence

A Houston-area father accused of killing a drunken driver in a fit of rage after his two sons were fatally struck on a rural road near their home was back in court Friday.

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CultureMap

Houston's newest neighborhood park looks like a million dollars, but it was a long time coming

It's been a long time coming, but neighborhood persistence and the help of some Houstonians with deep pockets has resulted in the creation of the city's newest park.

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CultureMap

Surprise 50th birthday bash is one for the record books as swank restaurant transformed

You simply would not have recognized Tony's on Saturday night. In a 17-hour transformation, the already-swank restaurant blossomed into a sophisticated dinner club for a 50th birthday bash that will have guests talking for months to come.

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Examiner.com

Party on wheels: Buzz Bike is Dallas first mobile pub

What's big and yellow, has ten pedals and four wheels, and carries its very own bartender? It's the Buzz Bike and it promises a party experience unlike any other.

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Houston Press

Openings & Closings: More Tex-Mex, Please

Anthony Calleo, owner of Pi Pizza Truck and Sandy Witch Sandwich Company , announced this week on Twitter that his sandwich shop has officially closed.

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BroadwayWorld.com

Stages St. Louis Extends Always... Patsy Cline

STAGES St. Louis has announced that the box office sensation, Always... Patsy Cline at The Playhouse at Westport Plaza will continue September 18th to October 12th.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

Chron

History Channel spotlights Texas this weekend

The Alamo fell to the Mexican Army on March 6, 1836. While a staggering defeat at the time, the massacre was anything but demoralizing.

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Click2Houston

Back 2 School Traffic Alert for University of Houston area

BELL REPORTED TODAY THROUGH SATURDAY FROM THE HOURS OF 7 A.M. UNTIL 6 P.M. THOSE ARE THE PEAK TIME HOURS TO AVOID THESE PARTICULAR STREETS.

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CultureMap

Rest easy taxpayers: Rick Perry won't fund defense with our money after all

Gov. Rick Perry, who was indicted on August 15 for abuse of official capacity and coercion of a public servant, announced that he will not pay for his high-priced defense with taxpayer money after all.

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Business Journal

Meet the Fast 100: Returning vets fuel Houston mortgage company's growth

Garrett Puckett is the CEO of Security America Mortgage Inc. The Houston-based home loan lending company is a finalist on HBJ's Fast 100 List for 2014.

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Click2Houston

3 Denny's restaurants robbed overnight

TOTAL BLOCKED. HEADS UP IF YOU'RE COMING IN FROM THE WOODLANDS AREA. AUTHORITIES ARE INVESTIGATING ROBBERIES AT THREE DIFFERENT DENNY'S RESTAURANTS.

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Houston Press

The 2014 Houston Theater Awards: A Year Filled With Sound, Fury and Laughter

We've gone to Hell with Satan in Doctor Faustus ; suffered with the Frank family in their Amsterdam garret in The Diary of Anne Frank ; time-traveled backward and forward with ex-wives and new wives in Communicating Doors ; romped through the deconstruction of fairy tales in Into the Woods ; had our hearts trampled and seared in an African brothel ... (more)

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

Click2Houston

Marijuana to be most popular drug at Houston high school campuses?

INFORMATION AS IT COMES IN DURING THIS NEWSCAST. CALL WEEK WE'VE BEEN FOCUSING ON PARENTS THAT HELP PARENTS AND STUDENTS PREPARE FOR THE NEW SCHOOL YEAR.

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KHOU-TV Houston

Motorist caught in alleged HPD ticket-rigging schemeMotorist caught...

Motorist caught in alleged HPD ticket-rigging scheme Motorist caught in alleged HPD ticket-rigging scheme Check out this story on KHOU.com: http://www.khou.com/story/news/crime/2014/08/21/motorist-caught-in-alleged-hpd-ticket-rigging-scheme/14375177/ HOUSTON -- On a Tuesday afternoon in March, Houston Police wrote up a Houston motorist for speeding ... (more)

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Crooks and Liars

Fast Food Worker To US Labor Secretary: 'Either I Feed Myself Or I Feed My Son'

Meet Carlton, one of six service workers gathered at 71-year-old Austraberta Rodriguez's home in Houston, Texas for breakfast with U.S. Labor Secretary Tom Perez.

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KAUZ

Ex-deputy: Gunfire after driver shot not in report

ANGLETON, Texas - An ex-deputy told jurors Wednesday he failed to note in a report that more gunfire had taken place well after a drunken driver was fatally shot in Texas following an accident that killed two boys, a detail a defense attorney says helps point to the innocence of the boys' father who is on trial for murder.

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