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People living in a Midtown homeless camp were...

People living in a Midtown homeless camp were ordered to leave the area by 8 a.m. today while the city cleans the premises,

    City cleans Midtown homeless camp
    People living in a Midtown homeless camp were ordered to leave the area by 8 a.m. Friday while the city cleans the premises, which has been declared a public health nuisance. Those who wish to return to the encampment under Interstate 69 from Caroline Street to Almeda Road will be allowed to do so after the city finishes its cleanup.

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

    State seeks longer red-snapper season in federal proposal
    A proposal to shift part of the responsibility and authority for managing recreational harvest of red snapper in the Gulf of Mexico to individual states could result in Texas' offshore anglers this year and next seeing their longest red-snapper seasons in federally controlled waters in a decade - as many as 104 days and at least 64 days for anglers fishing from private boats and 51 days for those fishing from for-hire vessels operating under federal reef-fish fishing permits, according to estimates by Texas Parks and Wildlife Department.

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Mar 06

The Return of Uber and Lyft

Recently, popular ride sharing services, Uber and Lyft, made their return to our area. After being made to leave the city behind in previous years, major cities in Texas saw a rise of occurrences such as drunk driving.
Since their return to the area, people are now to looking to see if their current precence is making a positive impact on the decrease in these types of occurrences. For more information, please visit: https://www.tatelawoffices.com/ubers-departure/

    Uber and Lyft Are Back: Is Austin's Drunk Driving Problem Solved? - Tate Law Offices, PC
    The short answer: No - not quite. The longer answer: The return of Uber and Lyft to Austin and its already competitive ride-hailing market in May 2017 should improve - but far from solve - the serious problem of drunk driving accidents in the city.

Mar 06

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Mar 05

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

    Preview from the Houston Chronicle
    The Houston Aquarium brought a special guest to the Chronicle. Meet the Rudy the two toed sloth and Alejandro the three banded armadillo: http://bit.ly/2H6i19W

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Feb 11

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

    Twitter mocks racists after DNA test shows ancient Britons had dark skin
    Ancient inhabitants of modern-day United Kingdom may have rocked dark skin and blue eyes, a DNA test on a 10,000-year-old skeleton revealed Wednesday. The new findings, along with a 3-D recreation of the oldest-known Briton, who scientists dubbed "Cheddar Man," are being used to by Twitter users to mock white supremacists that have long looked to Europe for notions of racial purity.

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Feb 08

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

    Charges dismissed against Prairie View cop who Tased city councilman
    Charges have been dropped against a Prairie View police officer who used a Taser on a city council member while arresting him in 2015. But the former councilman has filed a federal suit against both officers who were on the scene that night, the city of Prairie View and the Prairie View Police Department.

Feb 03

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    Texans' J.J. Watt earns Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year Award
    Updated 7:40 pm, Saturday, February 3, 2018 MINNEAPOLIS - Texans defensive end J.J. Watt won the NFL's Walter Payton Man of the Year Award on Saturday night. After raising more than $37 million in 19 days for a Hurricane Harvey relief fund, Watt was expected to win the award over Carolina tight end Greg Olsen and Baltimore tight end Benjamin Watson.

Feb 01

Jan 31

Would simplifying this complicated process he...

Would simplifying this complicated process help both parties reach a compromise?

    Explainer: Why can't immigrants here illegally just apply for citizenship?
    Why can't they just stand in line and fill out the paperwork? As President Donald Trump prepares to give his state of the union address, almost certainly raising the issue of young immigrants who stand to lose their work permits, we explain.

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Jan 27

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

    Longer deer season proposed for Texas' North Zone
    Most of the 750,000 Texas hunters who pursue white-tailed deer would see their fall hunting season lengthen by two weeks, closing on the third Sunday in January instead of the year's first Sunday as it has for decades, under a proposed change in regulations recommended by state wildlife officials.


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