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HPD officer's murder becomes focus of annual Greater Houston Pray...

In a tragic coincidence, the city of Houston's annual prayer breakfast went on a day after a longtime Houston Police Department member was killed.

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National Night Out in north Houston to f...

The Houston Police Department will take on the Harris County Sheriff’s Office, while U.S. Airforce recruits face U.S. Marine recruits, in a test of strength and endurance on Tuesday, Oct. 5, in north Houston.

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Houston (TX) Officer Dead, Another Wound...

A Houston police officer was killed and another was wounded Monday morning during a shooting that also killed a 31-year-old man whom the officers were attempting

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26 Texas Schools Named National Blue Ribbon Schools

HOUSTON, Texas (KIAH) The U.S. Secretary of Education is recognizing the best schools across the country. Today he named the 325 National Blue Ribbon Schools for 2021. That list includes 26 right

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Delayed projects, lax oversight cost Hou...

More than $64 million in federal transportation money disappeared last year from the Houston region, as project delays and balancing the books caught up with local leaders, who will have to adjust their spending plans.

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Today in Houston history, Sept. 21, 1960...

Former New York model Diane Graham, 29, was found dead in her Upper Kirby-area apartment on this day in 1960.  The Houston Chronicle's Walter Gray wrote she "was a tall blonde with a reputation as a classy dresser.

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5 things you didn't know about Houston, learned at the 1940 Air T...

It's always been known as Space City, but do you know Houston's storied past of flight under 40,000 feet? Tucked away on the w

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Houston officer dead, another wounded wh...

Authorities say a Houston police officer was killed and another was wounded during a shooting that also killed a 31-year-old man who the officers were attempting to arrest

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Bevo’s Daily Roundup: The Big 12 is actu...

For all the dreary weather talk about the Big 12 Conference in recent years – hell, let’s face it, there’s probably someone out there bad-mouthing the conference, and for good reason – the conference as a whole has actually looked good thus far,

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Texans film room: Offense with Tyrod Taylor, then Davis Mills

Welcome to Film Room, where we’ll break down significant portions from the Texans’ last football game. Have a seat. Set the phone aside. Let’s dive in. Difference between Taylor and Mills: A tie game against the two-score favorite Browns started to unravel after Tyrod Taylor exited at halftime with a hamstring injury.

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Lawsuits are filed against a Texas docto...

The suits, brought by men in Arkansas and Illinois, appear to be the first under a state law that bans most abortions after the six-week mark.

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Video shows Texas border agents intimida...

Texas is once again under an unfavorable national light thanks to new footage recorded over the weekend showing border patrol agents on horseback swinging their reins at Haitian migrants to stop them at the country's edge.

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U.S. Department of Labor cites Fort Wort...

A Fort Worth masonry company is facing penalties of more than $216,000 after reportedly exposing workers to dangerous working conditions, the

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‘This doctor has got guts’: KXAN talks to ex-attorney suing Texas...

KXAN spoke with Oscar Stilley, a former attorney, on Tuesday, a day after he filed a lawsuit in Bexar County against the San Antonio doctor, setting up the first test of the mechanism behind

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Austin Woman Raises Money For Portraits ...

Melanie Demi, who owns the popular local blog Three Dogs One Bar​, created a GoFundMe page on Sunday to raise funds to help for portraits.

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Here's where to find the most festive pu...

Summer is officially over, meaning the fall fun can finally begin. Between corn mazes and the festive autumn decorations, there's plenty of ways to celebrate the season. However, you can't experience the fall without visiting a pumpkin patch.

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Aurora Will Test Its Fleet of Self-Driving, Ride-Hailing Toyota S...

AM" hybrid electric minivans—short for "Sienna Autonomo-MaaS"—will be tested in a six-month pilot program in Dallas, Pittsburgh, the San Francisco Bay areal, and other locations. Aurora intends to deploy the vehicles on ride-hailing networks in late 2024.

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Dallas-area couple kicked out of bar and...

The owner of the restaurant said it's a private business, and said he has the right to refuse service to those who want to wear a mask.

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This most puro San Antonio lotería game,...

Hungry for a different kind of lotería experience? Tracey Maurer would love you to play with her food. Food is the commercial photographer’s recipe to update the classic Mexican bingo game. In Lotería de Comida,

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Strike a pose: San Antonio Vogue Nights mini-ball series aims to ...

San Antonio Vogue Nights has been characterized as bringing ballroom culture to San Antonio, but that’s not really true. “Ballroom has definitely been in San Antonio,” said Shayla Delaunay, who has been involved with ballroom for about three years and is one of the organizers for the new event.

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OneStar Foundation Awards Teach For Amer...

The award is designated for Teach For America programs in Dallas-Fort Worth, Houston, the Rio Grande Valley, and San Antonio for the upcoming school year. It's part of a larger $21.6 million in federal funding that Texas received from AmeriCorps.

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San Antonio man headed to Mexico City ar...

San Antonio police arrested a man Sunday, moments before he was due to board a bus headed to Mexico City, according to an arrest affidavit.

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San Antonio kids represent Texas in Times Square for Down syndrom...

On Saturday, the bright lights of New York City's Times Square had some friendly competition when photos of a few San Antonio kids lit up the tourist attraction.  Eight-year-old Audrey Diaz is one of five San Antonio-area kids who were recognized in an hour-long video for the National Down Syndrome Society,

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How Might Texas Get Gerrymandered?

GOP mapmakers have two new congressional seats to play with as the redistricting process commences. Ensuring they both go Republican will be challenging.

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Disney Ditches Virtual Queue System for ...

Walt Disney World (WDW) has just announced that it will be temporarily “pausing” the virtual queue service for "Star Wars: Rise of the Resistance" at Disney’s Hollywood Studios park. Instead, there will be the traditional standby line.

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Here's What You Need to Know About Apple...

If you own any Apple products, listen up! A new report came out about potential spyware hacks and the company replied by rolling out emergency security patches for most of their operating systems.

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Old Navy Expands Its Plus Size Product Line in Stores

Old Navy evened the playing field with this bold move, mixing extended sizes in with its existing offerings.

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Amazon's 'LuLaRich' Pulls Back the Curta...

Let's get real. Amazon's original series "LuLaRich" dives headfirst into the LuLaRoe phenomenon by ripping back the curtain and tossing it out–curtain rod and all.

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Taco Bell Wants Your Used Sauce Packets!

Taco Bell is teaming with TerraCycle in their efforts to go green, as they're encouraging customers to return sauce packets for recycling. This effort is aimed towards more recycling products that have been used.

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BREAKING: Body Found in Wyoming Confirmed to Be Missing 22-Year-O...

On Tuesday, September 21, authorities officially announced that the body found in Grand Teton National Park in Wyoming has been positively identified as Gabby Petito, 22.

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Fall Officially Starts on Wednesday, and...

Autumn officially arrives Wednesday at 3:21 p.m. EDT, and we're ready. While we should have been winding down into milder temps this time of year, the weather has done anything but.

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Cracking the Code on Gen Z Slang: Slaps,...

Need to talk to your kids but can't understand what they're saying? Need a guide to Gen Z slang and lingo? We've got the definitions to "cap," "simp," "sus," and so many more!

Local Culture
Vintage Halloween Costumes That Will Haunt You Forever

People of the past brought their creepy A-game to Halloween. From looking at these nightmare-inducing photos, one thing's for sure: our ancestors were obsessed with huge heads, pillowcases, and general creepiness. 

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Dunkaroos Are Back—Here's Where You Can ...

Dunkaroos, the popular '90s snack, is making a comeback, and you can find them in an oddly convenient place.

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'Friday' Actor Anthony 'AJ' Johnson Has ...

Actor Anthony 'A.J.' Johnson has passed away at the age of 55. His most iconic roles were as E.Z.E. in "House Party" and Ezal in the movie "Friday."

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Your Ultimate Guide to Black Friday Shopping!

To lend a hand, we've put together this guide of everything you need to know about Black Friday 2021, including when it starts, where to shop, and the best deals.

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