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Ramon Escobar Arrested In Bludgeoning Of 7 California Men
By Steve Gorman, Reuters
The suspect was arrested on Monday after he allegedly clubbed a sleeping homeless man in the head with a pair of bolt-cutters in Santa Monica, police said.
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One Republican Official Challenged Thousands Of Voter Registrations In His County. It Could Happen Elsewhere.
He walked into a Houston elections office and claimed those people might be registered under incorrect addresses.
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I Survived Hurricane Harvey. Here's What I Want Those Facing Florence To Know.
, Guest Writer
If you haven't evacuated yet and have a second story, move everything upstairs.
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Houston School Removes Sexist Quote From Hallway Amid Outrage
The words urged girls to "act like a lady."
Suspected Texas Serial Killer Jose Rodriguez Taken Into Custody
Rodriguez is suspected of killing at least three people in four days.
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Boy Scout's Toy Grenade Causes Evacuation At Houston Airport
The shutdown occurred a day after a bomb scare at another Texas airport.
Texans Cheerleaders Sue Over Unpaid Minimum Wages In 'Hostile' Work Setting
Gloria Allred called on NFL leadership to "stop penny-pinching."
Texas Animal Shelter Overwhelmed With Hundreds Of Dog And Cat Surrenders Over Memorial Day Weekend
The overcrowded shelter resorted to putting as many as four animals in enclosures intended for one or two.
Justin Timberlake Visits Texas School Shooting Victims
The pop star also wore a "Santa Fe Strong" shirt at his show in Houston.
White Cop Shouts At Black Suspect: 'Pretend Like We're Going To Shoot You'
"There is no excuse for such threatening statements," an ACLU attorney said.
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Houston Police Chief Says He's Sick Of Inaction On Gun Control
"I’ve hit rock bottom and I am not interested in your views as it pertains to this issue," he said.
School Principal Jokes About Telling Police Black Special Needs Student Has A Gun
The principal reportedly told staffers, “We will call the police and tell them he has a gun so they can come faster.”
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Links Suspected Between Severed Heads Found In Louisiana And Texas
"This could be a serial killer's dumping grounds," a criminologist said.
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Every Black Person Has Had A 'Starbucks Moment'
Benjamin L. Crump
, Guest Writer
Just days after two men were notoriously arrested in a Philadelphia Starbucks, I experienced something similar in a Houston hotel.
Houston Teen Awarded Full-Ride Scholarships To 20 Top Colleges
“For me, it’s important to highlight that I’m not the only student of color who is achieving,” 17-year-old Micheal Brown said.
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Texas Officer Fatally Shoots Unarmed Man Walking With Pants Down
The Harris County Sheriff's Office released dashcam video of the shooting as the use of lethal force by police comes under renewed scrutiny across the nation.
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Michigan Stuns Houston With Wild Buzzer Beater In NCAA Tournament
By Jason Owens, Yahoo Sports
Freshman Jordan Poole hit a desperation three pointer as time expired to secure a 64-63 win.
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Congressional Democrats Go Scorched Earth Against A Progressive Candidate
Some think Laura Moser is too liberal for what's expected to be a contentious Houston race.
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Cities Must Get Creative In The Fight Against Air Pollution
By Sylvester Turner, Mayor of Houston, Special to HuffPost
Air pollution may be a global problem, but it’s one where local action makes a big difference. Across the nation, cities
Couple Ordered To Pay Enslaved Nanny $121,000 After 2 Years Of Work
The Texas couple was additionally sentenced to seven months in jail for the abuse.
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Texas Couple Claims A Kiss Got Them Booted From Uber Driver's Car
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Randall Magill and Jose Chavez believe they were targeted because they're gay.
Barack Obama Tweets Uplifting Local Stories To Remind Us What Went Right In 2017
"Each of us can make a difference, and all of us ought to try."
J.J. Watt, Jose Altuve Named Sports Illustrated Sportsperson Of The Year
On the field and off, they were winners for a city that needed them.
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Supreme Court Rejects Texas Case On Same-Sex Marriage Benefits
By Andrew Chung, Reuters
The case tests the reach of the 2015 marriage equality ruling.
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