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F-16 Fighter Jet Catches Fire During Takeoff at Ellington Field In Houston

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F-16 Fighter Jet Catches Fire During Takeoff at Ellington Field In Houston

F-16 Fighter Jet Catches Fire During Takeoff at Ellington Field In Houston A one-mile evacuation zone has been issued around Ellington Field Joint Reserve Base in southeast Houston after an F-16 caught fire in the midst of takeoff Wednesday. The pilot ejected himself to escape the fire and was taken to a hospital. Start the…

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Lansing, 11 other cities to receive Justice Department aid to fight crime

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Lansing, 11 other cities to receive Justice Department aid to fight crime

Lansing, 11 other cities to receive Justice Department aid to fight crime The department said Tuesday it will help local authorities study crime patterns and come up with plans to reduce violence. Attorney General Jeff Sessions says officials will come up with “data-driven, evidence-based strategies” that can be measured over time. Start the conversation, or…

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Acclaimed Dallas coffee shop picks Heights for first Houston location

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Acclaimed Dallas coffee shop picks Heights for first Houston location

Acclaimed Dallas coffee shop picks Heights for first Houston location A popular Dallas coffee shop has set its sights on Houston. Ascension , an upscale cafe known for its high-quality brews and full foodmenu, has signed on to be the first announced restaurant tenant at Braun Enterprises’ Heights Waterworks development. Start the conversation, or Read…

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Trump tweets his frustration with Russia investigation

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Trump tweets his frustration with Russia investigation President Donald Trump and his son Barron Trump walk to Marine One across the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, Saturday, June 17, 2017, en route to Camp David in Maryland. President Donald Trump and his son Barron Trump walk to Marine One across the South…

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Photos: Sunken cars pulled out of the bayou

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Photos: Sunken cars pulled out of the bayou

Photos: Sunken cars pulled out of the bayou Houston police investigate the scene after a car was submerged in Buffalo Bayou in George Bush Park at 16800 Wertheimer Parkway, Thursday,Dec. 8, 2016 in Houston. One body was found inside the vehicle. Start the conversation, or Read more at Houston Chronicle. Add your comments below Copyright…

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The Five Best Things to Do in Houston This Weekend: Boys, Boas Then an Undies Run

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The Five Best Things to Do in Houston This Weekend: Boys, Boas Then an Undies Run

The Five Best Things to Do in Houston This Weekend: Boys, Boas Then an Undies Run Every stomp, bang and squish is capable of livening up any audience and with the secret out that the performers of Broadway, Boys and Boas will be performing this hit we only hope they’re as prepared as the die-hards…

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Police swarm scene of 10-month-old's slaying after two detained for questioning

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Police swarm scene of 10-month-old's slaying after two detained for questioning

Police swarm scene of 10-month-old's slaying after two detained for questioning More than 24 hours after the shooting of 10-month-old boy in southwest Houston, police swarmed the scene of the crime, even as detectives questioned two men detained in the area. “We’re out here because we want to send a message to this complex,” Chief…

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Rainbow Flag Flies High Over Another Month of Pride Festivities

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Rainbow Flag Flies High Over Another Month of Pride Festivities

Rainbow Flag Flies High Over Another Month of Pride Festivities The party goes from noon to 11 p.m. on Saturday, June 24, and will have the typical barely-dressed boys, glitter-covered girls, and a heaping serving of entertainment for all. Start the conversation, or Read more at Houston Press. Add your comments below Copyright © 2017…

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The Latest: Lawyers say deputy, spouse unfairly singled out

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The Latest: Lawyers say deputy, spouse unfairly singled out

The Latest: Lawyers say deputy, spouse unfairly singled out Harris County Sheriff’s deputy Chauna Thompson and her husband, Terry Thompson, arrive at court, Tuesday, June 13, 2017 in Houston, Texas. The couple were indicted on murder charges in the death of John Hernandez who died in the hospital on May 31 following the May 28…

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Gasoline prices still falling

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Gasoline prices still falling

Gasoline prices still falling A motorist fills up at the H-E-B gas station on Clear Lake City Boulevard in Houston a few days after OPEC‘s decision to cut oil production. A motorist fills up at the H-E-B gas station on Clear Lake City Boulevard in Houston a few days after OPEC’s decision to cut oil…

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