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Family finds human bones inside walls of new Houston home, which once belonged to long-missing woman
Heights
Published in 5-5-2017
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The two-bedroom, steel-blue 1930s-era home is among the last few standing next to condo towers and shiny new townhomes in the 600 block of Allston Street in the Heights.

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Acclaimed Italian restaurant to close, award-winning Greek spot to take its place
Heights
Published in 5-5-2017
    423 Visits

Drink specials are some single folks' raison d'etre. They know the location, times and alcohol on offer like the back roads to their house.

But even at happy hour it's hard to beat 50 percent off.
Before Arthur Ave on Studemont closes its doors for good in March, they may see their biggest crowds since they opened now that they've announced they will be selling ...>>

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Man found dead in Heights home
Heights
Published in 5-5-2017
    1054 Visits

Police responded to a call early Tuesday morning around 1 a.m. at an apartment home on White Oak drive where they found a man, 45, who suffered a gunshot wound, Houston Fire Department Paramedics declared him dead on the scene.

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Heights High School wins Grand Trophy in Art Car competition
Heights
Published in 5-5-2017
    708 Visits

In Houston's 30th annual Art Car Parade, Heights High School took the Mayor's Cup Grand Trophy and a $2,000 prize.

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Scenes from when 'Return of the Jedi' premiered in 1983
Entertainment
Published in 5-5-2017
    1158 Visits

For about the past decade or so each May 4 has become the official holiday for "Star Wars" fans across the planet.

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The Undertaker: An appreciation of Houston's scariest wrestler
Entertainment
Published in 5-5-2017
    302 Visits

The Undertaker left his gloves, duster and wide-brimmed hat in the middle of the ring at WrestleMania 33 last month, after enduring just his second WrestleMania loss to Roman Reigns. It's the end to a remarkable career worth appreciating.

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Mexican superstar Luis Miguel's life gets the TV treatment
Entertainment
Published in 5-5-2017
    828 Visits

Telemundo will air an officially authorized scripted TV drama based on Miguel's life. It's current being cast.

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Ranking each movie of 2017 so far from worst to first
Entertainment
Published in 5-5-2017
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The year is still young, but so far, 2017 has churned out some notable films that have proven to be worthy of viewers' time. We've seen one of the biggest box office hits ever in "The Fate of the Furious" (released in April), along with other acclaimed sequels like "Logan" and "John Wick: Chapter 2." Some non-blockbuster entries have also shined, like Raoul Peck's documentary "I ...>>

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Pre-existing conditions and the health plan: Who's covered?
Technology
Published in 5-5-2017
    263 Visits
The Republican push to replace the Affordable Care Act was revived this week in Congress by a small change to their plan designed to combat concerns over coverage for those with pre-existing health problems. The bill proposes setting aside an additional $8 billion over five years to help states cover those who may be subject to higher insurance rates because they've had a lapse in coverage. ...>>
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Joyful House Republicans vote to repeal reviled 'Obamacare'
Technology
Published in 5-5-2017
    969 Visits
WASHINGTON (AP) Delivering at last, triumphant House Republicans voted Thursday to repeal and replace the "Obamacare" health plan they have reviled for so long, overcoming united Democratic opposition and their own deep divisions to hand a major win to President Donald Trump. Democrats countered that the GOP bill would have the opposite effect from what Trump predicted, pointing to estimates it ...>>
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APNewsBreak: US plan to improve firefighter shelters falters
Technology
Published in 5-5-2017
    373 Visits
BOISE, Idaho (AP) Crews who battle wildfires will have to wait at least another year before getting better fire shelters than those that failed to save 19 firefighters trapped by flames in Arizona four years ago, officials told The Associated Press on Thursday. "The reason there isn't (a new shelter) is because there were no great options to choose from," said Tony Petrilli, fire shelter pr ...>>
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Florida's building boom threatens wildlife-rich lagoon
Technology
Published in 5-5-2017
    995 Visits
The culprits: farm runoff and a huge influx of people that has sent lawn fertilizer and other pollutants into the lagoon, which runs 156 miles along Florida's Atlantic Coast, almost to Palm Beach, and includes the Cape Canaveral area. The lagoon's woes threaten the region's $2.5 billion recreation, fishing and tourism economy, alarming kayak tour operators, charter boat captains, r ...>>
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Report: Baylor officials did nothing after being notified of assaults
Technology
Published in 5-5-2017
    445 Visits

According to an alleged victim of multiple assaults by an ex-football player, Baylor coach Art Briles and university president Ken Starr did nothing after being informed.

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Which are the top companies in Houston? Forbes did the math.
Business
Published in 5-5-2017
    1023 Visits

Twenty Houston-based companies made it on Forbes' new "America's Top Public Companies" list.

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Weingarten Realty sells Galveston shopping center
Business
Published in 5-5-2017
    956 Visits

Weingarten Realty Investors has sold the Broadway Shopping Center in Galveston to a private investor, HFF announced.

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