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  1. Dallas officials: 120 still on Ebola monitoringRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | Houston Chronicle

    Christine Wade, a registered nurse at the University of Texas Medical Branch, greets Carnival Magic passengers disembarking in Galveston, Texas on Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014. Nurses met passengers with Ebola virus fact sheets and to answer any questions.

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  2. Coast Guard picks up blood sample from cruise shipRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | Houston Chronicle

    The cruise ship Carnival Magic passes near Cozumel , Mexico, in this Friday, Oct. 17, 2014 file photo. The Coast Guard said it has retrieved a blood sample from a Dallas health care worker who is aboard a cruise ship and being monitored for signs of Ebola.

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  3. Blood sample taken from cruise ship passenger prior to Galveston returnRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | Chron

    A helicopter was sent to a cruise liner in the Gulf of Mexico Saturday afternoon to pick up a blood sample from a Dallas health care worker aboard the ship, who is being monitored for signs of Ebola, officials said. Texas health officials felt it necessary to collect a blood sample from the Dallas lab worker aboard The Carnival Magic before the ship's scheduled arrival into Galveston Saturday afternoon, cruise line officials said in a prepared statement on Saturday.

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  4. Shrimp Na Stuff to open downtown Galveston locationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Houston Chronicle

    A fried shrimp po-boy is a featured dish at Shrimp N' Stuff restaurant at 3901 Ave O in Galveston. Shrimp N' Stuff Restaurant , a Gulf Coast institution since 1976, will open a second location in Galveston next month in a historic downtown location.

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  5. Weekly Weather: Today's the day summer ends, and why has it been so dang rainy this year?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | Houston Chronicle

    Good morning and welcome to my weekly weather report on the immediate past, present and future of weather in the Bayou City. I've been asked more than a couple of times this year why it has has been so rainy.

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  6. Ebola evades European defenses; pet dog must dieRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 7 | Houston Chronicle

    An ambulance transporting a Spanish nurse who believed to have contracted the ebola virus from a 69-year-old Spanish priest leaves Alcorcon Hospital in Madrid, Spain, Tuesday, Oct. 7, 2014. The nurse who treated a missionary for the disease at a Madrid hospital tested positive for the virus, Spain's health minister said Monday.

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  7. Illinois man drowns off Galveston coastlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 6 | Chron

    An Illinois man drowned after he and his wife were thrown into the water when their boat wrecked off the coast of Galveston. The body of Robert Wallace , 66, was found Monday when his body washed up on the north side of East Beach at the South Jetty, Galveston police said.

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  8. UVa suspect linked to 2nd caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | Houston Chronicle

    This undated file photo provided by the Virginia State Police, missing Virginia Tech student Morgan Harrington, 20, of Roanoke County, Va., is shown. Police say the investigation into the case of missing University of Virginia student Hannah Graham has turned up a lead in Harrington's 2009 disappearance and death.

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  9. Jesse Leroy Matthew Jr., 32, will be extradited to Virginia.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 30 | Houston Chronicle

    This undated file photo provided by the Virginia State Police, missing Virginia Tech student Morgan Harrington, 20, of Roanoke County, Va., is shown. Police say the investigation into the case of missing University of Virginia student Hannah Graham has turned up a lead in Harrington's 2009 disappearance and death.

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  10. Coach: Missing UVa. Woman witty, with dry humorRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Houston Chronicle

    Jesse Leroy Matthew Jr. is escorted into a courtroom for an appearance before 405th District Court Judge Michelle Slaughter regarding his extradition back to Virginia, Thursday, Sept. 25, 2014, in Galveston, Texas.

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  11. Mom charged in suffocation of crying infantRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Houston Chronicle

    A Galveston mother was arrested Friday for allegedly smothering her 1-year-old daughter to death in an attempt to make her stop crying, Galveston police said. Kayla Stouten-Orozco , 23, was charged with murder, accused of tying a piece of clothing around the head and mouth of Esterilla Enriquez and locking her alone in a bedroom to make her stop crying, police said in a news release.

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  12. Challenges remain in missing UVa student caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Houston Chronicle

    Jesse Leroy Matthew Jr. is escorted into a courtroom for an appearance before 405th District Court Judge Michelle Slaughter regarding his extradition back to Virginia, Thursday, Sept. 25, 2014, in Galveston, Texas.

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  13. Tipster led officers to suspect in missing UVa student caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Houston Chronicle

    Jesse Leroy Matthew Jr., 32, charged with the abduction of a person with intent to defile, appears in the 405th Judicial District Court in front of Judge Michelle Slaughter for an extradition hearing at the Galveston County Justice Center Thursday, Sept. 25, 2014, in Galveston, Texas.

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  14. 10 Things to Know for TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | Houston Chronicle

    FBI special agent Adam Lee announces that Jesse Leroy Matthew Jr. has been arrested in Galveston, Texas during a news conference in Charlottesville, Va., Wednesday, Sept. 24, 2014.

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  15. Suspect captured in case of missing UVa studentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Houston Chronicle

    This undated photo provided by the Charlottesville, Va. Police Department shows Jesse Leroy Matthew Jr. Authorities are again searching the apartment of Matthew, and they believe he is the last person seen with University of Virginia student Hannah Graham before she disappeared.

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  16. Wake-Up Weather: Storms likely on Friday, before a slight cool down this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 | Houston Chronicle

    Houston will see a couple of warm days with temperatures in the mid-90s on today and Thursday, with only a slight chance of thunderstorms, due to the proximity of a ridge of high pressure. A weak cool front will approach Houston on Friday, and because there is a lot of moisture to the south of the area, it should bring the right ingredients for thunderstorms Friday, Friday night and Saturday.

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  17. Woman indicted in Galveston Co. bike deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2014 | Houston Chronicle

    A grand jury has indicted a 68-year-old Dickinson woman on manslaughter charges in the death of a Houston bicyclist, the Galveston County District Attorney's Office said Tuesday.

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  18. Tax dodgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2014 | Houston Chronicle

    The Texas City school district has been forced to pay back millions in tax dollars to oil companies, and one Galveston official wants the Legislature to intervene. What's wrong with this picture: A Fortune 500 company with $1,000-an-hour lawyers and expensive appraisal consultants suing a public school system that serves at-risk kids? Marathon Petroleum Corp. is the most recent in a string of petrochemical companies to use a legal tax loophole to seek a lower property appraisal and, thus, lower its tax bill.

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  19. Island bars are doing craft beers rightRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2014 | Houston Chronicle

    Brews Brothers has kept a solid rotation of craft beer taps and casks along with fine cigars since 2011.

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  20. Coastal recreation area edges closer to realityRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2014 | Chron

    The caller was Mata-gorda County Judge Nate McDonald . McDonald said, "We've got a county down here ... and we would really like to be included," recalled Victoria Herrin , a local campaign director for the National Parks Conservation Association .

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