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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.
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Prosecutors filed charges of torture, child a...

Prosecutors filed charges of torture, child abuse, dependent adult abuse and false imprisonment. David Turpin was additionally charged with performing a lewd act on a child under age 14. The family briefly lived in Texas before moving to California.

    Abuse in house of torture was 'severe, pervasive, prolonged'
    RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) - A California couple tortured a dozen of their children for years, starving them to the point that their growth was stunted, chaining them to their beds for up to months, preventing them from using the toilet at times and forbidding them from showering more than once a year, a prosecutor said Thursday.
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3 days ago

3 days ago

Because the bug lies in the link preview, it ...

Because the bug lies in the link preview, it can freeze the iMessage app without you even clicking on it. Let your friends know now to open these messages:

    A malicious link being sent around will freeze your iPhone - even if you don't click on it
    A software developer discovered a bug that lets anyone send you a malicious link on iMessage that can crash your phone. Because the bug lies in the link preview, it can freeze the iMessage app without you even clicking on it. Called "chaiOS," the bug affects phones running iOS 10 or later.
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5 days ago

The #AyDiosFrio18 hashtag dominated Twitter y...

The #AyDiosFrio18 hashtag dominated Twitter yesterday, as the winter storm blasted through central and southeast Texas.

    San Antonio 'wins the Internet' with hilarious #AyDiosFrio18 tweets
    Tuesday's winter storm sent some people to jam-packed H-E-Bs, others scurrying around their kitchen to find a spatula to scrape ice off their cars and it motivated another bunch to head to Twitter, where the #AyDiosFrio18 hashtag was taking over timelines across the city.
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5 days ago

Patients and their families will have a place...

Patients and their families will have a place to call home near Houston's medical center.

    Low-cost temporary apartments for cancer patients to break ground
    Halo House, a unique community of 33 low-cost, temporary apartments for patients with blood cancers and their families, will break ground near the Texas Medical Center later this month, officials said on Monday. The 42,520-square-foot complex of one- and two-bedroom furnished apartments is expected to open for patients in early 2019.
    http://www.chron.com

Jan 13

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

    Texas' green sea turtles exhibit remarkable resiliency
    Texas' setting a record for the number of cold-stunned green sea turtles rescued from inshore water in the wake of the unusually cold stretch that gripped the coast over the first four days of this new year is an event worth celebration and consideration. And not just for the obvious reasons.
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Jan 11

An 18-wheeler overturned off the southbound l...

An 18-wheeler overturned off the southbound lanes of U.S. 69 Freeway on University Boulevard today in Sugar Land. Read more about this story here: http://bit.ly/2ASlOnD (Photo: Godofredo A. Vasquez / Houston Chronicle )

    Chron.com from the Houston Chronicle
    An 18-wheeler overturned off the southbound lanes of U.S. 69 Freeway on University Boulevard today in Sugar Land. This story is developing, stay tuned for more details. (Photo: Godofredo A. Vasquez...
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Jan 09

The Choice Is Yours At Duck Donuts

Duck Donuts opened up over the weekend at 3157 West Holcombe Blvd. in Vanderbilt Square. The Houston outpost of the North Carolina based chain is the first...

    The Choice Is Yours At Duck Donuts
    Buying doughnuts is a pretty straightforward task, with good reason. Doughnuts are the ultimate "I don't want to think too hard about breakfast" food. There's a beautiful simplicity to the process, and because you watch your order go from tray to bag you always know you're getting exactly what you asked for.
    https://www.houstoniamag.com

Jan 08

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Jan 05

At Duck Donuts You Are in Control of Your Own Creation

Duck Donuts is located at 3157 West Holcombe and is open Monday to Wednesday 6 a.m. to 3 p.m. and Thursday to Sunday 6 a.m. to 7 p.m. *This weekend hours will be from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

    At Duck Donuts You Are in Control of Your Own Creation
    Duck Donuts has arrived. Doughnuts in Houston have been popular for a while, so, what makes this doughnut any different than the rest? Based on a visit this morning, It's the puppy-like excitement you feel that begins with ordering, watching the batter plopped in the fryer, getting it iced and...
    http://www.houstonpress.com

Jan 05

Jan 05

Openings and Closings: Carmelo's Returns, Duck Donuts Debut

Duck Donuts, 3157 West Holcombe, is having a grand opening donut soiree January 6. The customize-your-own donut concept started in 2007 in Duck, North Carolina and is now a chain of franchises making its way from the East Coast across the States. It makes its Texas debut in the Bayou City.

    Openings and Closings: Carmelo's Returns, Duck Donuts Debut
    While many Houstonians bade a tearful farewell on Christmas day to Carmelo's,14795 Memorial, plans were already made for its continued survival. According to The Cleverly Food Talk Radio Show, Carmelo Mauro has sold his namesake restaurant to a local restaurateur, Benjamin Berg. Berg owns B&B Butchers and Restaurant, 1814 Washington,...
    http://www.houstonpress.com

Jan 04

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  • December 30, 2017

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  • December 30, 2017

Dec 29

"It's pretty bad when 14-year-olds and a 17-y...

"It's pretty bad when 14-year-olds and a 17-year-old are shot. These are children, and they don't appear to have any type of history that would get them in this situation."

    14-year-old killed, 2 other teens hurt in SE Houston shooting
    A 14-year-old died and two other teens were hurt in a shooting late Thursday night outside a southeast Houston apartment complex, police said. Investigators said the shooting occurred shortly before 11 p.m. near Selinsky Road and Sesame, about a half-mile west of Sterling Aviation High School. All three victims were hospitalized.
    http://www.chron.com

Dec 27

RECALL ALERT: More than 4,700 pounds of beef ...

RECALL ALERT: More than 4,700 pounds of beef stew product sold at Texas H-E-B stores are being recalled.

    Beef stew sold at Texas H-E-B stores recalled for plastic and metal contamination
    The problem was discovered on Christmas Eve by the H-E-B grocery chain in San Antonio when employees opened boxes containing the multi-vac packages. That same day H-E-B locked the sales of all stew meat from their registers and pulled all products from shelves in all the stores.
    http://www.chron.com

Dec 27

Dec 25

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

    Cancer survivor David Quessenberry completes 'very emotional' comeback with Texans
    Published 7:29 pm, Monday, December 25, 2017 When Texans offensive lineman David Quessenberry lined up as an extra blocker with the offense against the Pittsburgh Steelers, it completed an emotional, successful victory over cancer. Quessenberry made his inspirational NFL regular-season debut Monday following a three-year battle with non-Hodgkin T-lymphoblastic lymphoma.
    http://www.chron.com

Dec 25

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Dec 21

The Associated Press breaks down the tax chan...

The Associated Press breaks down the tax change by income level. DETAILS: http://bit.ly/2BUBN9o What do you think?

    Chron.com from the Houston Chronicle
    The Associated Press breaks down the tax change by income level. What do you think?
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Dec 21

Dec 19

Dec 19

A cold front will sweep through Texas on Frid...

A cold front will sweep through Texas on Friday, dropping temps across Texas. More snow is expected in some parts of the state. DETAILS:

    Cold front coming through Texas could cause travel issues for Christmas weekend
    While it snowed in Houston a few weeks ago, a white Christmas isn't going to happen for the Bayou City, though in other parts of Texas, that may be a different story. A cold front will sweep through Texas on Friday, Dec.
    http://www.chron.com

Dec 18

Dec 16

Dec 16

A former Facebook executive says social media...

A former Facebook executive says social media are destroying society. (DETAILS: http://bit.ly/2yERdsz) Do you think it is?

    Chron.com from the Houston Chronicle
    A former Facebook executive says social media are destroying society. (DETAILS: http://bit.ly/2yERdsz) Do you agree or disagree with him?
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Dec 16

Dec 15

Solange is still on the schedule to perform S...

Solange is still on the schedule to perform Sunday, but some were miffed that she's now nowhere to be found on Friday's schedule

    Day For Night loses Solange on Friday, Wolfgang Voigt, Sky Ferreira
    Day for Night kicks off this afternoon - but there are already a few hiccups. At least a quartet of acts have disappeared from the schedule. They include Friday's "Soul Cleansing," a performance by Solange and her artist collaborative Saint Heron and German electronic musician Wolfgang Voigt, who performs as GAS.
    http://www.chron.com

Dec 15

Last week Hakeem "The Dream" Olajuwon 's old ...

Last week Hakeem "The Dream" Olajuwon 's old home was listed right next door to Mattress Mack's former house. TAKE A LOOK AROUND: http://bit.ly/2AK38v6

    Chron.com from the Houston Chronicle
    Last week Hakeem "The Dream" Olajuwon 's old home was listed right next door to Mattress Mack's former house. Take a look around here: http://bit.ly/2AK38v6
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Dec 15

Dec 14

Private university presidents earned an avera...

Private university presidents earned an average of $569,932. The top paid earn much more:

    Report: Salary for RPI's Jackson among highest in US colleges
    Private university presidents earned an average of $569,932 in 2015 - up 9 percent from the year before, The Chronicle of Higher Education's survey of executive compensation found. In all, 58 presidents each took home more than $1 million in 2015, compared with 39 the year before.
    http://www.chron.com

Dec 14

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