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The Latest: Future of California water now up for debate
Technology
Published in 20-9-2017
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FRESNO, Calif. (AP) The Latest on California's proposal to build two giant water tunnels (all times local): 12:15 p.m. California must now decide what's next for upgrading its water delivery system after a key player rejected Gov. Jerry Brown's plans to build two giant tunnels. All sides of California's water war agree the north-south system needs a major overhaul. The powerfu ...>>
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Soft soil makes Mexico City shake like it was built on jelly
Technology
Published in 20-9-2017
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WASHINGTON (AP) The soft soil that lines the ancient lake bed that Mexico City is built on amplified the shaking from Tuesday's earthquake and increased its destructive force, seismologists say as they try to better understand the quake that has killed more than 200 people. Scientists are looking at other quirks of the magnitude 7.1 earthquake, including the absence of aftershocks and if it ...>>
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Report: Baylor officials did nothing after being notified of assaults
Technology
Published in 20-9-2017
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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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Houston real estate firm Lionstone to be acquired by Ameriprise Financial subsidiary
Business
Published in 20-9-2017
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Houston-based Lionstone Investments, a nationally-focused firm with properties across the commercial real estate spectrum, is being acquired by Columbia Threadneedle Investments, the companies announced Wednesday morning.

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Ella Springs Senior Living opens in north Houston
Business
Published in 20-9-2017
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Kingfisher Senior Living has opened Ella Springs Senior Living at 16700 Ella Blvd. in north Houston. The first phase of the project offers 62 assisted living apartments with floor plans ranging from studios to two bedroom/two bathrooms, and 24-apartment memory care units with private and semi-private rooms. Resident services include recreational activities, social events, personalized care plan ...>>

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AMC Theatres to open Shenandoah location
Business
Published in 20-9-2017
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AMC Theatres has signed on as an anchor tenant in the 69-acre MetroPark Square development in Shenandoah, according to real estate firm Baker Katz. The center is east of Interstate 45 and south of Texas 242 (College Park Drive).

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Shopping center in Harmony community changes hands
Business
Published in 20-9-2017
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Rayford Harmony, a new 31,500-square-foot shopping center at the Grand Parkway and Rayford Road in the Harmony master-planned community in Spring, has changed hands. Matt Berry with CBRE represented the seller, R1 Rayford Road. The property was purchased by a Texas-based institutional fund with retail investments across the county.

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First Watch expansion takes brunch concept to Cypress
Business
Published in 20-9-2017
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First Watch will open its fifth Texas location Monday with a restaurant in Cypress at 28902 U.S. 290.

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Experts says Uber must make changes at top to fix culture woes
Economy
Published in 20-9-2017
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Experts interviewed by the Associated Press say CEO Travis Kalanick should step aside or at minimum change his behavior for the company to make progress. Last week, based on a report from a law firm that investigated employee harassment, bullying and retaliation complaints, Uber fired 20 people and sent another 31 into counseling. Uber Technologies has been rocked by accusations that it has f ...>>

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McDonald's uses Snapchat to hire millennials and younger employees
Economy
Published in 20-9-2017
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The fast-food company is teaming up with Snapchat to recruit younger employees this summer.

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Oil and gas, manufacturing continue turnaround in May, jobs report says
Economy
Published in 20-9-2017
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Texas posted another month of strong job growth in May, led by oil and gas jobs that are rushing back as producers send rigs back to work.

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Construction woes reflected in latest jobs report
Economy
Published in 20-9-2017
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"Everything I've seen would seem to indicate that we should be up," Russell Hamley, president of the Associated Builders and Contractors of Greater Houston, said in response to a jobs report showing the region has shed 2,300 construction jobs between May and June. Jeff Nielsen, executive vice president of the Houston Contractors Association, said civil construction like roads and utilities h ...>>
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8 things that will be more expensive in August
Economy
Published in 20-9-2017
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As the summer season starts to wind down, you'll find plenty of discounts from retailers that are trying to clear their shelves. But that doesn't mean you're going to score a great deal on everything you see.

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Texans' Alfred Blue back from high-ankle sprain
Sports
Published in 20-9-2017
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Texans running back Alfred Blue returned to practice Wednesday from a high-ankle sprain suffered during a preseason practice against the New Orleans Saints.

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UH's D'Eriq King expected to return against Texas Tech
Sports
Published in 20-9-2017
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University of Houston wide receiver D'Eriq King is expected to play Saturday against Texas Tech, coach Major Applewhite said during his weekly radio show Wednesday.

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