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  1. HCC ethicsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Houston Chronicle

    Houston Community College offers a diverse range of classes, but apparently you have to sit on the Board of Trustees if you want to take courses in hand-to-hand combat. That elected board was the site of a fist fight after one trustee accused another of accepting bribes and kickbacks, according to allegations by HCC's former acting chancellor Renee Byas .

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  2. Houstonians worry for family members in Nepal after massive earthquakeRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Click2Houston

    THE DRIVER INSIDE THAT HONDA DIED AT THE SCENE. THOUGHTS AND PRAYERS AROUND THE WORLD FOR THOUSANDS WHO DIED IN THAT EARTHQUAKE IN NEPAL.

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  3. Plight of local journalist kidnapped in Syria to be highlighted UH event MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Chron

    As journalists around the world prepare to pause next week to mark World Press Freedom Day, students and supporters of a journalist from Houston kidnapped while covering the conflict in Syria will gather at the University of Houston this evening to draw further attention to his plight. In the summer of 2012, Austin Tice, a southwest Houston native, went missing near Damascus while working as a freelance reporter covering the civil war in Syria.

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  4. Houston Creatives 2015: J.L. Clark, Young Adult Book AuthorRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Houston Press

    J.L. Clark sells her books at Houston's 2015 Anime Matsuri Convention, cosplaying as Agent Melinda May from "Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D." J.L. Clark grew up reading mysteries like the Nancy Drew series, but didn't connect that love of logic with psychiatry until later in her studies.

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  5. Earthquake prompts fundraising from Houstonians with ties to Nepalese victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Chron

    A survivor is pulled from the rubble in Kathmandu, Nepal, i after Saturday's earthquake i that flattened sections of the city's historic centeri . Deepak Upreti couldn't sleep all night.

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  6. Surge of animals leaves Pasadena Animal ShelteraRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | KHOU-TV Houston

    ... say they are way over 100-with 45 brought in just the last two days. It was love at first sight between South Houston resident Betty Howard and 1-year-old mix Emma on Friday. "She needs a home as bad as we need a little companion," said Howard, who ...

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  7. Mother of deadly crash suspect speaksRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Click2Houston

    ... THAT MAN'S MOTHER IS SPEAKING OUT. SHE HAS A MESSAGE FOR THE VICTIM'S FAMILY. RYAN KORSGARD JOINING US LIVE IN SOUTH HOUSTON OF RYAN, YOU SPOKE WITH THE SUSPECT'S MOTHER TODAY? Reporter: BILL, THIS MOTHER IS APOLOGIZING. SHE SAID THAT HER SON NEW ...

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  8. Young professional launches campaign for City Controller with rainbow coalition bashRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | CultureMap

    Houston's rich diversity is seldom more apparent than it was in the La Griglia party room earlier this week when Chris Brown , chief deputy controller, officially launched his campaign for City Controller. Anglos, African-Americans, Hispanics, Southeast Asians, Chinese, Iranians and his first-generation American wife, Divya , the daughter of immigrants from India, gathered rainbow coalition style in support of his candidacy.

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  9. Ranking the Greater Houston area's most-liked hospitalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Houston Chronicle

    How well do Bayou City hospitals treat their patients? To answer that question, we sifted through a trove of data on the federal government's Medicare website, and compiled a ranking based on patient surveys. See which local medical facility was scored the highest by Houstonians. Source: Medicare

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  10. Modulating the Vascular Response to Limb Ischemia: Angiogenic and...Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 23 | Circulation

    Correspondence to John P. Cooke, MD, Chair, Department of Cardiovascular Sciences, Houston Methodist Research Institute, 6670 Bertner Ave, Mail Stop R10-South, Houston, TX 77030. E-mail The age-adjusted prevalence of peripheral arterial disease in the US population has been estimated to approach 12%.

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  11. Tonight at 10: The Good, Bad and Ugly of International SurgeryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Click2Houston

    Houstonians going to exotic locations for inexpensive cosmetic surgery. But it could cost you more than money! Tonight at 10, Haley Hernandez reveals the good, the bad and ugly of international surgery.

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  12. Austin's favorite wing joint continues Texas domination with new locationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | CultureMap

    Austin-based wing joint Pluckers has found Houstonians so receptive to its menu of creative flavors and fun bar snacks that it's adding a second location. Just as the first location took over a shuttered Maggie Rita's location on North Shepherd, the Houston-area's second Pluckers will move in to a former 59 Diner location at the Katy Freeway.

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  13. Fertitta breaks ground on mixed-use project with 35-story tower near GalleriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Business Journal

    Tilman J. Fertitta unveils his newest venture The Post Oak, a 35-story tower which includes a luxury hotel and mixed-use development on 10-acres in Houston's prestigious Galleria/Uptown area. Now, Fertitta has revealed the project, dubbed The Post Oak, will combine hotel, office, residential, retail and restaurant offerings.

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  14. Fox Polls Hitting On 'Top' IssuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | KTRH-AM Houston

    A flurry of Fox News polls came out on Wednesday, and most of them didn't have a lot of good news for the Obama White House. But, when KTRH News hit the streets of Houston, you told us that many of these issues were not 'top of mind."

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  15. Skip a trip to the liquor store thanks to new bar app that delivers to your homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | CultureMap

    Houstonians are becoming well acquainted with the new generation of delivery apps that are making life in the Bayou City a little more convenient. Whether one uses Instacart for groceries or Favour for, well, just about anything , the new services are popular with people like executives or new parents who find it hard to tear themselves away from their obligations.

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  16. Free stuff: kites and bike at Exploration GreenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Houston Chronicle

    Seensters during the last Sunday Street event of 2014 at the East End/Fifth Ward Route, which included Navigation, Jenson to York, Clinton, Sunday, Dec. 7, 2014, in Houston. Sunday Streets Houston provides a family-friendly opportunity to be physically active.

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  17. Path to nowhereRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Houston Chronicle

    If you've been waiting for the city to show up and fix the sidewalk, don't hold your breath. Like most Texas cities, Houston sidewalks are still largely the responsibility of landowners.

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  18. Help on the way for twins born prematurelyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Click2Houston

    POLICE ARE NOT SURE HOW HE GOT INSIDE THAT OFFICE. THIS WEEKEND, THOUSANDS OF HOUSTONIANS ARE GOING TO COME TOGETHER TO HELP SAVE THE SMALLEST BABIES BY PAYING FOR RESEARCH THAT WILL REDUCE THE NUMBERS OF BABIES BORN PREMATURELY.

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  19. Not so Lazy: Houston street is the 4th most expensive thoroughfare in the nationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | CultureMap

    With Houston recently named No. 1 for the fastest growing population of multi-millionaires , it probably won't come as surprise that one of the most expensive streets in the nation is located here.

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  20. New program delivers health care advice via teleconferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | Chron

    Houstonians know that the vast Texas Medical Center is renowned for its top-flight medical care. But what if you don't live in Houston? How can doctors outside the city deliver the same level of care? Enter Project ECHO, a program at Baylor St. Luke's Medical Center that began in late 2014.

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