40 min ago

At what age do you let your child have a soci...

At what age do you let your child have a social media account?

    Apple CEO Tim Cook says he wouldn't let a child use social media
    Anyone remember Ping - Apple's "music-oriented social network," the hot new thing back in 2010? No, we're not surprised if you don't. It flopped - hard - and shut down after just a couple years. Apple seems to have ceded the social media landscape to Facebook since then.
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1 hour ago

Tickets go on sale soon.

Tickets go on sale soon.

    Journey, Def Leppard coming to Houston
    Journey and Def Leppard are teaming up for a summer tour that will stop at Houston's Toyota Center on Sept. 1. Promotional materials for the tour were a little over the top: "Promising to be the Tour of the Year ..." Journey guitarist Neal Schon was more measured: "So many hits."
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1 hour ago

BluePearl Veterinary Partners (Spring, TX) sh...

Ice fishing has never been so difficult.

    Meowingtons
    When you crave that fresh sushi 👀
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1 hour ago

Clarkson also said, "I'm a well-rounded indiv...

Clarkson also said, "I'm a well-rounded individual with a lot of character, so I think it's fine."

    Kelly Clarkson says she's "not above' spanking her children
    Musician and mother-of-two Kelly Clarkson revealed in a recent interview that she disciplines her daughter with spankings. During an interview posted on Radio.com, the 35-year-old Fort Worth-native said, "I'm not above a spanking, which people aren't necessarily into. And I don't mean, like, hitting her hard; I just mean a spanking.
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2 hours ago

The year 2018 marks the 100th anniversary of ...

The year 2018 marks the 100th anniversary of the very first production Chevrolet truck, so General Motors is looking to make a big splash in the market.

    Chevy fans will get to the see new 2019 Silverado at the Houston Auto Show
    Chevy fans, listen up. The 2019 Chevy Silverado will make its first ever appearance in Houston at the upcoming Houston Auto Show, starting Jan. 24 at NRG Center. RELATED: Redesigned Chevy Silverado pickup loses weight, gains size The year 2018 marks the 100th anniversary of the very first production Chevrolet truck, so General Motors is looking to make a big splash in the market.
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2 hours ago

Are you ready for another one Houston?

Are you ready for another one Houston?

    Cold front's on the way: In Houston, winds shift late Sunday
    After a warm, wet afternoon, a cold front will move through the Houston area late Sunday, making way for a cooler, dryer Monday. Sunday's rains will continue into the evening, said National Weather Service forecaster Mikki Hathaway. Expect isolated thunderstorms and gusting winds later Sunday evening.
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2 hours ago

Though Pickens, a famous fitness buff who onc...

Though Pickens, a famous fitness buff who once challenged President Barack Obama to an exercise competition, is still involved in his business affairs, his retirement ends a larger-than-life career.

    T. Boone Pickens, a Texas-size businessman, calls it quits
    Late last year, T. Boone Pickens was back at it, drilling for oil. On his 65,000-acre ranch in the Texas Panhandle, an expanse full of wildflowers and rolling hills, Pickens, 89, had erected a $6 million rig and started pumping fracking fluid into the earth.
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2 hours ago

Jaguars couldn't hold against the defending c...

Jaguars couldn't hold against the defending champions.

    Tom Brady leads Patriots back to Super Bowl with win over Jaguars
    FOXBOROUGH, Mass. - Tom Brady shook off a hand injury and threw a 4-yard touchdown pass to Danny Amendola with 2:48 remaining, rallying the New England Patriots back to the Super Bowl with a 24-20 comeback victory over the Jacksonville Jaguars in the AFC championship Sunday.
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3 hours ago

Some of these don't look "average."

Some of these don't look "average."

    Houston's average home list price is roughly $290,000. This is what that buys in town
    Houston home sales hit some record highs last year despite the devastating effects of Hurricane Harvey. Single-family home sales rose throughout the metro area when compared to the year before, especially among homes priced between $250,000 and $500,000, according to the Houston Association of Realtors.
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3 hours ago

His cause of death hasn't been announced but ...

His cause of death hasn't been announced but it was well-known he was struggling with liver and kidney failure

    Fredo Santana, Chicago-Based Rapper, Dies at 27
    Fredo Santana, the Chicago rapper who emerged with his cousin Chief Keef, has died at the age of 27, according to media reports. The cause of death was not immediately disclosed, but the rapper (born Derrick Coleman) posted on Instagram last October that he had been hospitalized with kidney and liver failure.
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4 hours ago

Rodent droppings, condemned meat and a gnat i...

Rodent droppings, condemned meat and a gnat infestation. And those aren't the worst health inspectors saw at local restaurants last week.

    Houston Restaurant Violations (Jan. 11- 18)
    Before you head out for your next meal see this week's list of restaurants with violations (Jan. 11 - Jan. 18).
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4 hours ago

After Harvey a hard situation has gotten even...

After Harvey a hard situation has gotten even worse.

    Houston ISD proposes drastic changes to school funding, magnet programs
    Houston ISD officials said Saturday the district will need to cut about $200 million from its 2018-19 budget to bring spending in line with an increasingly gloomy financial outlook. In an equally momentous move, Houston ISD officials also proposed far-reaching changes to how the district operates its magnet and school choice systems, some of the boldest moves to date by second-year Superintendent Richard Carranza.
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5 hours ago

Do you know anyone who lives in this Texas ne...

Do you know anyone who lives in this Texas neighborhood? Its city officials are asking locals to submit their old photos.

    Alamo Heights preserving city's history in digital vintage photo archive
    Officials are in search of any old photos, maps or memorabilia "that can take someone back in time" for an online archive, said Jennifer Reyna, city secretary. The idea is that once the vintage keepsakes are published online, anyone can look at them and see how Alamo Heights has changed through the years, she said.
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5 hours ago

The judge told him she would have given more ...

The judge told him she would have given more time if she could have.

    Tech reporter guilty of rape scheme gets nearly 3 years
    Defying the prosecutors' recommendation, a King County Superior Court judge gave a Seattle-based tech reporter who pleaded guilty to raping several women the top of the sentencing range allowed by the state.
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6 hours ago

Who's your money on for winning the Super Bow...

Who's your money on for winning the Super Bowl this year?

    Here are the betting odds Vegas gave teams for the past 20 Super Bowls
    Football fans will be eager to watch the games this weekend as the Jacksonville Jaguars travel to Foxborough to battle the Patriots while the Philadelphia Eagles head to Minnesota for a spot at the Super Bowl against the Vikings.
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6 hours ago

"It's my expert medical opinion that the pres...

"It's my expert medical opinion that the president's got a rockin' bod with a perfect amount of cushion for the pushin'," Beck Bennett's Dr. Jackson.

    'SNL' mocks President Trump's medical exam
    Aidy Bryant kicked off this week's "SNL" in character as White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders, presenting the briefing on the results of Donald Trump's physical. Or, more specifically, the discussion of "how not fat the president is." Bryant brought out Beck Bennett as physician Dr. Ronnie Jackson, who seemed overly preoccupied with how physically attractive Trump is.
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6 hours ago

Rest in peace

Rest in peace

    Jim Rodford, ex-bassist of The Kinks and The Zombies, dies
    LONDON (AP) - Former Kinks bassist Jim Rodford has died after a fall. He was 76. The Zombies, the group Rodford had played with since 1999, confirmed the death of the British musician on their Facebook page Saturday. Zombies co-founder Rod Argent says his cousin and longtime bandmate was a "magnificent bass player."
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7 hours ago

Quicker than a Texas history course:

Quicker than a Texas history course:

    Movies you need to see to understand Texas
    Texas is a big state with a lot of history, but you can't always read a book to fully understand the Texas psyche.
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7 hours ago

Chron.com from the Houston Chronicle shared t...

More on this breaking story

    Police: Man shoots, kills mother of three Sunday morning; flees with their 2-year-old son
    Updated 12:15 pm, Sunday, January 21, 2018 A confrontation between an estranged couple ended in the death of a mother of three children and a manhunt for the father who police say fled with couple's 18-month-old son after shooting the woman, police say.
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7 hours ago

Former slaves, Native Americans, veterans and...

Former slaves, Native Americans, veterans and original settlers are all buried here.

    Tamina community hopes to save submerged Sweet Rest Cemetery
    Beneath ice, mud and at least a foot of water, the headstones of former slaves, Native Americans, veterans, law enforcement officials and original settlers of the Tamina community peeked through the surface of the now-submerged Sweet Rest Cemetery Saturday morning.
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7 hours ago

He needs medication for an acute condition.

He needs medication for an acute condition.

    Houston man reported missing more than a week after last seen buying tires
    A Houston man has been reported missing more than a week after he disappeared, according to Texas EquuSearch. Gregory Jones Sr. was last seen Jan. 12, when he bought tires for his car and left for his mother's home in Houston.
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8 hours ago

These expensive homes include history and fam...

These expensive homes include history and famous former owners in the list price:

    River Oaks homes built for iconic Houstonians
    Houston's poshest enclave, River Oaks, has an impressive collection of on-the-market properties being marketed to One Percenters.. Houston's poshest enclave, River Oaks, has an impressive collection of on-the-market properties being marketed to One Percenters. What makes this summer's market distinct, however, is the number of properties with impressive back-stories, many of which were built for some of the city's most prominent historic figures.
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8 hours ago

Police are desperately searching for this lit...

Police are desperately searching for this little boy

    Police: Man shoots, kills mother of three Sunday morning; flees with their 2-year-old son
    Updated 12:15 pm, Sunday, January 21, 2018 A confrontation between an estranged couple ended in the death of a mother of three children and a manhunt for the father who police say fled with couple's 18-month-old son after shooting the woman, police say.
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8 hours ago

UPDATE: The boy has been found.

UPDATE: The boy has been found.

    Police: Man shoots, kills mother of three Sunday morning; flees with their 2-year-old son
    Updated 12:15 pm, Sunday, January 21, 2018 A confrontation between an estranged couple ended in the death of a mother of three children and a manhunt for the father who police say fled with couple's 18-month-old son after shooting the woman, police say.
    http://www.chron.com

8 hours ago

The white tigers will be joining 77 other cat...

The white tigers will be joining 77 other cats like these below

    North Texas sanctuary gets 2 white tigers housed illegally
    WYLIE, Texas (AP) - Two white tigers housed illegally have been seized and placed in the care of a North Texas exotic animal sanctuary. Officials at the In-Sync Exotics Wildlife Rescue and Educational Center in Wylie say Texas state wildlife officials contacted the sanctuary about 30 miles (48.28 kilometers) northeast of Dallas after finding the tigers at an undisclosed location.
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8 hours ago

Photos of the couple's amazing wedding have s...

Photos of the couple's amazing wedding have surfaced on instagram.

    Astros outfielder George Springer marries Charlise Castro
    After helping the Astros win their first World Series, outfielder George Springer took the next big step in his life: he married personal trainer Charlise Castro on Saturday. Photos of the couple's ceremony surfaced on a California wedding planner's Instagram. The photos show the beautiful couple walked down a white-flower covered aisle.
    http://www.chron.com

9 hours ago

A fifth-grader mistook her parents' medicinal...

A fifth-grader mistook her parents' medicinal marijuana for candy and passed it out to other students.

    Officials: 5th grader mistakenly gave pot candy in school
    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - Officials at an Albuquerque charter school say a fifth-grader mistook her parents' medicinal marijuana for candy and passed it out to other students. KRQE-TV in Albuquerque, New Mexico, reports the Albuquerque School of Excellence student handed out the pot edibles last week before teachers noticed her acting strangely.
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9 hours ago

Here's your chance to try a local favorite

Here's your chance to try a local favorite

    Best-kept secrets of Houston's suburbs
    If you're making a trek to the outskirts of town, it's the perfect opportunity to try a local favorite. We asked readers across the Houston area to share the best-kept secrets of their neighborhoods.
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9 hours ago

She managed to make it to a pizza place after...

She managed to make it to a pizza place after she was shot

    Woman shot in chest outside Houston nightclub
    A woman was shot in the chest near the Eden nightclub in west Houston early Sunday, according to police. A dispute turned to gunfire around 3 a.m. in a parking lot across from the hotspot at Richmond and Unity.
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10 hours ago

"Our expectations and values are clear. We wa...

"Our expectations and values are clear. We want to make sure our (football) program is winning but absolutely to the best ethical standards."

    UH president Renu Khator makes first comments after hiring of former Baylor assistants
    Updated 9:41 am, Sunday, January 21, 2018 University of Houston president Renu Khator said Saturday she was comfortable with the findings of an external investigation to sign-off on the hiring of two ex-Baylor football assistants. Khator said the university "did our job" by conducting a thorough investigation before coach Major Applewhite added Kendal Briles and Randy Clements to his coaching staff on Jan.
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10 hours ago

Despite being shot multiple times the victim ...

Despite being shot multiple times the victim is in stable condition

11 hours ago

Saw and torches failed to obstruct some of th...

Saw and torches failed to obstruct some of the $500,00 wall prototypes.

    APNewsBreak: Border wall models thwart US commandos in tests
    SAN DIEGO (AP) - Recent assaults by tactical teams on prototypes of President Donald Trump's proposed wall with Mexico indicate their imposing heights should stop border crossers, a U.S. official with direct knowledge of the rigorous assessment told The Associated Press. Military special forces based in Florida and U.S.
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12 hours ago

Which bad habits annoy you the most when you'...

Which bad habits annoy you the most when you're on the road?

    Texas traffic rules you're probably not following
    When it comes to road rules, it seems some people just make their own. When it comes to road rules, it seems some people just make their own. In an effort to help through social media, the Fort Bend County Sheriff's Office recently posted the following on Facebook: The post also provides a handy diagram for visual learners.
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13 hours ago

Jenny Kelley has 100 costumes, 70 shoe pairs ...

Jenny Kelley has 100 costumes, 70 shoe pairs and 40 wigs in her closet.

    ART FEEL: Meet Woodlands copslay artist Miss Jenny Kelley
    An art maven's weekly fix of the local arts scene: what to see, what to hear, what to do, who to meet and musings about how art makes people feel-their ArtFeel. Meet Miss Jenny Kelley, a Woodlands cosplay artist with 100 costumes, 70 shoe pairs and 40 wigs in her closet.
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14 hours ago

A store employee took action, throwing what a...

A store employee took action, throwing what appears to be a gold bowl at one of the suspects.

    2 sought in $2M jewelry theft from Sugar Land store
    Police are looking for two men who stole jewelry valued at $2 million from a Sugar Land store. The men are seen on surveillance video Sugar Land police released on Thursday from the Jan. 10 heist at Hutton's Jewelry & Gifts.
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15 hours ago

These schools may be among the best in Americ...

These schools may be among the best in America.

    Five Houston-area schools nominated for prestigious national award
    Five bayou city schools are worthy of being considered some of the best in the nation, according to state education officials. On Wednesday, the Texas Education Agency nominated 26 schools to compete in the running for the national Blue Ribbon honor, an award that recognizes schools for their exemplary progress and student achievement.
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16 hours ago

Yup, these masterpieces exist.

Yup, these masterpieces exist.

    Houston's most unique and crazy food trucks
    It seems like a new food truck pops up in Houston every week, with each one more wild than the last. The mobile eateries range from weird burgers to the fusion of two different cuisines.
    http://www.chron.com

17 hours ago

Everything's bigger in Tex– achoo!

Everything's bigger in Tex– achoo!

    Time-lapse map shows how Texas helped get everyone sick
    Everybody in the U.S. seems to have come down with a nasty case of the flu, and Texas is partly to blame. The Center for Disease Control's influenza activity map shows how Lousiana and Mississipi are patient zero, quickly spreading the flu to other states in the south and eventually Texas.
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18 hours ago

See the schools that are shaping Houston's br...

See the schools that are shaping Houston's brightest generation.

    Houston's top 20 high schools
    Ask any teacher: strong fundamentals are the building block to a successful college student. That's why a solid early education is just as important, if not more than schooling received later on in life. Children at Risk, a nonprofit organization that studies Texas' public education system, recently released its annual rankings for the Lone Star State's best high schools.
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19 hours ago

Let's hope we never see this for any city in ...

Let's hope we never see this for any city in the world.

    What a nuclear bomb falling on Houston and other cities would look like
    There's no better time to be reminded of the threat posed by humanity's most dangerous weapon than 2018. Last week, Donald Trump kicked off the new year by declaring on Twitter that his nuclear "button" is "much bigger & more powerful" than Kim Jung Un's.
    http://www.chron.com

20 hours ago

A life sentence was handed down to Angela Rut...

A life sentence was handed down to Angela Ruth Mallone, after pleading guilty to possession of a controlled substance with intent to deliver and two other offenses in neighboring counties. http://bit.ly/2Bf8VUS

    Chron.com from the Houston Chronicle
    A life sentence was handed down to Angela Ruth Mallone, after pleading guilty to possession of a controlled substance with intent to deliver and two other offenses in neighboring counties....
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21 hours ago

These are the most uncomfortable looking men ...

These are the most uncomfortable looking men we saw at the fashion show.

    Men's fashion week debuts animal masks and other ridiculous items on the runway
    You have to see these weird and bizarre outfits Published 2:02 pm, Friday, January 19, 2018 Paris Fashion Week Men's Spring is here again. This time though, fashion designers really have us scratching our heads more than we normally would.
    http://www.chron.com

22 hours ago

Female police officers in Austin are the feat...

Female police officers in Austin are the featured talent in a new calendar released this week by the Austin Police Association.

    Austin Police Association releases a calendar featuring the women of the Austin Police Department
    Female police officers in Austin are the featured talent in a new calendar released this week by the Austin Police Association. The "Warrior Women" charity calendars are going for $15 with proceeds applied toward Austin Cops for Charities.
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23 hours ago

These coogs left Houston, but the coog never ...

These coogs left Houston, but the coog never left them.

    University of Houston coogs you've seen in movies, sports
    School is back in session at the University of Houston, and that means a new crop of upcoming graduates will soon go on to spread their wings. No doubt, many of them will enter the public eye, especially considering the number of Coogs currently learning -- last year, some 45,000 students enrolled with UH.
    http://www.chron.com

23 hours ago

Chron.com from the Houston Chronicle shared H...

    Titans hire Mike Vrabel as head coach
    Updated 8:26 pm, Saturday, January 20, 2018 The speedy ascension of Mike Vrabel in the coaching ranks took another major upward turn Saturday when he was named the Tennessee Titans' new head coach. Vrabel was the Texans defensive coordinator for one season before being hired by the Titans.
    http://www.chron.com

24 hours ago

Are you ready to move? You might want to cons...

Are you ready to move? You might want to consider this advice first.

    What to do, and not do, if you're selling a home
    Whether trading up or sizing down, existing homeowners can make their real estate offerings draw greater interest by following some tips from the experts. A Realtor.com survey of home buyer preferences in spring 2017 zeroed in on key priorities. A majority (53%) are interested in single-family homes, with ranch-style properties topping the list.
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25 hours ago

The future is weird.

The future is weird.

    Lifelike robots made in Hong Kong meant to win over humans
    HONG KONG - David Hanson envisions a future in which AI-powered robots evolve to become "super-intelligent genius machines" that might help solve some of mankind's most challenging problems. If only it were as simple as that.
    http://www.chron.com

25 hours ago

BluePearl Veterinary Partners (Spring, TX) sh...

Does your pet ever watch the TV?

    The Paw Family
    This video make my day! Jump jump jump 🎵😂💕 License : ViralVideoUK
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