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The project has been in the works for years w...

The project has been in the works for years with the goal being to create a clock that would keep accurate time for 10,000 years.

    Jeff Bezos' 10,000-year clock under construction
    Updated 10:36 am, Wednesday, February 21, 2018 While Seattle buckles under the explosive growth of its super-tenant, Amazon.com, the company's founder Jeff Bezos is pouring millions into building a 10,000-year clock inside a hollowed-out mountain in West Texas.
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Susan Mize is accused of working with two tee...

Susan Mize is accused of working with two teen boys to plan a carjacking. UPDATE: Police say it was a friend they carjacked.

    Teen girl, accomplice arrested in alleged staged carjacking near Rayford Road
    Two teens remain behind bars, accused of carjacking the female's father in an attempt to get money. Susan Marie Mize, 17, was arrested late Saturday night after two males including the 16-year-old male approached the vehicle with Mize and her father inside near Rayford Road and used a gun to gain access to the car, authorities stated.
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He pretended to be Harris County District Att...

He pretended to be Harris County District Attorney Kim Ogg, as well as a number of other officials, in an effort to bilk his girlfriend's adult daughter out of $13,000.

    Houston man accused of impersonating Harris County district attorney in family finance scam
    He pretended to be Harris County District Attorney Kim Ogg. Before that, prosecutors say, he said he impersonated former District Attorney Devon Anderson. He also masqueraded as District Clerk Chris Daniel and Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton. William Vincente Figueroa, 41, was charged this week with impersonating a public servant and felony theft in charging documents released Friday.
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This year, our Houston chefs set a new record...

This year, our Houston chefs set a new record in what's often referred to as the Oscars of the national dining scene:

    Unprecedented number of Houston restaurants, chefs named semifinalists for James Beard Awards
    Houston chefs and restaurants today received an unprecedented seven national-level semifinalist nominations for the prestigious James Beard Awards, along with a healthy crop of five nods in the regionally based Best Chef Southwest category - 6, if you count the chef duo of Ross Coleman and James Haywood, who got their first nomination for their work at modern soul emporium Kitchen 713.
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Duane Brown joined Arian Foster's podcast and...

Duane Brown joined Arian Foster's podcast and talked about his departure from the Houston Texans.

    Duane Brown opens up about leaving Texans, Bob McNair
    Former Texans left tackle Duane Brown was a guest on the podcast "Now What? with Arian Foster," and gave details about his experiences in Houston and how his time with the Texans came to an end. "It was bigger than football for me at that point," said Brown, who was traded to the Seahawks in October after a lengthy holdout.
    https://www.chron.com

Feb 14

She was hit by a car and lying on the ground ...

She was hit by a car and lying on the ground when a truck traveling northbound struck her again. Neither one of the drivers remained at the scene.

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The performer has three felony counts of "use...

The performer has three felony counts of "use of a child in a sexual performance".

    Outrage erupts after South Padre spring break party books rapper convicted of child sex crime
    Updated 2:11 pm, Tuesday, February 13, 2018 Clayton's Beach Bar is the usual spot for South Padre Island spring breakers, but the crowd seems ready to throw tomatoes at a performer listed in the lineup for the week-long party.
    https://www.chron.com

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  • February 12, 2018

Feb 12

Meat-Free Fridays: Where to Eat in Houston For Lent 2018

Helen Greek Food and Wine, 2429 Rice

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Ambrosia, 2003 Lexington

Armadillo Palace, 5015 Kirby

Arnaldo Richards Picos', 3601 Kirby

Chapman & Kirby, 2118 Lamar

Dish Society, 5740 San Felipe, 12525 Memorial, 23501 Cinco Ranch

Dish Society, 5740 San Felipe, 12525 Memorial, 23501 Cinco Ranch

Goode Company Seafood, 2621 Westpark, 10211 Katy Freeway

Goode Company Seafood, 2621 Westpark, 10211 Katy Freeway

Helen in the Heights, 1111 Studewood

Molina’s Cantina, 7901 Westheimer, 713-782-0861; 3801 Bellaire, 713-432-1626

The Prime Room at Cafe Annie, 1800 Post Oak

Roka Akor, 2929 Weslayan

State of Grace, 3258 Westheimer

Yauatcha, 5045 Westheimer

Tony Mandola’s Gulf Coast Kitchen, 1212 Waugh

    Meat-Free Fridays: Where to Eat in Houston For Lent 2018
    After the decadence of "Fat Tuesday," the 40 days of Lent begin. Though Lenten season is a time of prayer, atonement, and sacrifice (traditionally in the form of meat-free Fridays), that doesn't mean you need to give up on flavor. From Friday night-only bouillabaisse to sloppy cheese enchiladas, these local...
    http://www.houstonpress.com

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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.
    https://www.chron.com

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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.
    https://www.chron.com

Feb 08

Upcoming Houston Food Events: Celebrate Fat Tuesday with Pancakes

Hopdoddy Burger Bar, 4444 Westheimer, 5510 Morningside, 142 Vintage Park, and Girl Scouts of America have teamed up to offer the ultimate...

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Hopdoddy Burger Bar, 4444 Westheimer, 5510 Morningside, 142 Vintage Park, and Girl Scouts of America have teamed up to offer...

Molina’s Cantina, 7901 Westheimer, 713-782-0861; 3801 Bellaire, 713-432-1626, will be offering a takeout Cupid Combo...

El Big Bad, 419 Travis, will bring back its successful “i love you and tacos so much” Valentine’s Day...

Wine tasting event Wine on the Green will take place at The Water Works, 105 Sabine, on Saturday, February 17 from 3 to 8 p.m. Guests can discover new wines...

    Upcoming Houston Food Events: Celebrate Fat Tuesday with Pancakes
    Mark your calendars, because you don't want to miss these deliciously fun culinary happenings: Hopdoddy Burger Bar, 4444 Westheimer, 5510 Morningside, 142 Vintage Park, and Girl Scouts of America have teamed up to offer the ultimate nostalgic treat once again. The Thin Mint Shake ($6) will be available now through...
    http://www.houstonpress.com

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The 15-year-old southeast Texas teen who'd pr...

The 15-year-old southeast Texas teen who'd previously gone missing -- thought to be with a Snapchat predator -- was found. She died Saturday, two months after she was reunited with her family.

    Orange Co. teen whose disappearance sparked national hunt has died
    A teen girl from Orange County whose November disappearance sparked a nationwide search has died, family members announced on social media. Heaven Ray Cox, 15, died Saturday. She was a student at Little Cypress-Mauriceville. A cause of death has not been announced. Heaven was reunited with family on Dec.
    http://www.chron.com

Feb 06

She'd rather maintain her anonymity than coll...

She'd rather maintain her anonymity than collect her half-billion dollars. Anyone who'd take it on her behalf?

    All she has to do to collect a $560 million lotto jackpot is make her name public. She refuses.
    The winning numbers triple-checked and the lottery ticket signed, the New Hampshire woman knew her life was about to change in a very positive way - except for one petrifying thing. As the winner of last month's $560 million Powerball, she would soon be the world's newest owner of a nine-digit bank account.
    http://www.chron.com

Feb 04

  • February 4, 2018

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