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Texans hire Jimmy Raye III as assistant general manager
Sports
Published in 19-5-2017
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The Texans made it official Thursday when they hired former Indianapolis vice president of football operations Jimmy Raye III as their assistant general manager.

Reference: www.chron.com
Softball regional could be site of another Aggies-Longhorns battle
Sports
Published in 19-5-2017
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Texas hasn't played a softball game at Texas A&M in more than five years, but Longhorns coach Connie Clark vows that in a world of change, at least one thing has not.

Reference: www.chron.com
B&B Butchers owner to open new downtown Houston restaurant
Entertainment
Published in 19-5-2017
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New restaurant from popular steakhouse owner will open in summer 2018 at The Star apartment building, 1111 Rusk

Reference: www.chron.com
Video: Houston rapper performs same song 14 times, breaks world record before facing arrest
Entertainment
Published in 19-5-2017
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Houston's own rapper/producer Travis Scott is now the world record holder for performing the same song 14 times in a row.

Reference: www.chron.com
New restaurants at IAH showcase Houston flavor
Entertainment
Published in 19-5-2017
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George Bush Intercontinental Airport now has what could be the most impressively local airport-dining canon in the United States.

Reference: www.chron.com
'Dynasty' returns to TV this fall on The CW
Entertainment
Published in 19-5-2017
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The networks' upfront presentations end today with The CW showing off its fall schedule and two new shows, "Dynasty" and "Valor."

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Bernadine’s, Hunky Dory to close
Entertainment
Published in 19-5-2017
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Two Heights restaurants in Treadsack group announced they are shuttering May 24 as the hospitality group continues its Chapter 11 drama

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FCC vote kicks off a battle over regulation of the internet
Technology
Published in 19-5-2017
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NEW YORK (AP) A federal agency voted to kick off the repeal of "net neutrality" rules designed to keep broadband providers like AT&T, Verizon and Comcast from interfering with the internet. Undoing the net neutrality rules which, for instance, block providers from favoring their own apps and services over those of competitors like Netflix may be the biggest battle yet triggered by FCC Chairman ...>>
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US forecasters: Here comes another hotter than normal summer
Technology
Published in 19-5-2017
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WASHINGTON (AP) U.S. forecasters are predicting another warmer than normal summer for most of the country along with wetter weather in a swath of states stretching from Texas to Montana. Forecaster Stephen Baxter said it may not be as hot as recent summers because rain-soaked soil from a wet spring may keep the heat down.
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School: Student dies as a result of the 'choking game'
Technology
Published in 19-5-2017
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BERNARDS TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) A child in a New Jersey school has died as a result of the "choking game," where kids seek to achieve euphoria by briefly stopping oxygen from reaching the brain, a school superintendent says. The superintendent recommended that parents talk to their children and review the search history of their media devices; he noted that students ages 9 to 16 are vulnerable to e ...>>
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What Twitter's privacy changes mean for you
Technology
Published in 19-5-2017
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NEW YORK (AP) Twitter's new privacy policy suggests ambitions of becoming more like Facebook more tracking of users and more targeting of ads to rake in more money. With the changes, Twitter expands the pool of people it can track and lets the company collect more data about those people when they are visiting sites around the web, said Jules Polonetsky, CEO of the Future of Privacy Forum, ...>>
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Report: Baylor officials did nothing after being notified of assaults
Technology
Published in 19-5-2017
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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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Report ranks Houston an expensive place to build
Business
Published in 19-5-2017
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Houston ranks among the globe's most expensive cities for new construction, according to an annual report released this week by Turner and Townsend, though it sits below other major U.S. markets.

In a survey of 43 cities around the world, the construction management consultancy put Houston at number ten thanks to lukewarm local demand and relatively high labor costs that yield rela ...>>

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Black Enterprise Entrepreneurs Summit makes a rousing debut in Houston
Business
Published in 19-5-2017
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Caldwell, senior pastor of Windsor Village United Methodist Church, asked those in the audience at the Marriott Marquis Houston to extend their arms in a prayer. Adaola Oduwole, a Houstonian who works in diversity training and consulting, teared up as Caldwell spoke of black entrepreneurs' feeling comfortable in their black skin. Caldwell's comments, which also touched upon the importa ...>>
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Pet Supermarket enters Houston market
Business
Published in 19-5-2017
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Pet Supermarket has opened three stores in the Houston market in 2017 and plans seven more, according to Edge Realty Partners.

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