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Rodeo Day 2: Behind the scenes of the calf scrambleRodeo Day 2: Behind the scenes of the calf scrambleIt was Day 2 for the Houston Rodeo and the competition was fierce for teens picked to participate in the calf scramble.
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Two fossils suggest human family is older than thoughtTwo fossils suggest human family is older than thoughtSome scientists, though, say such a conclusion is premature.
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'Godfather' mansion: A deal, well, you know'Godfather' mansion: A deal, well, you knowHomeowners thought movie producers were joking, but eventually allowed filming.
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Ferguson cop e-mails insult ObamasFerguson cop e-mails insult ObamasDOJ says police, court officials' e-mails mock Obamas, show racial and ethnic bias.
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House panel issues subpoenas for Clinton e-mailsHouse panel issues subpoenas for Clinton e-mailsHow many private e-mail accounts did Hillary Clinton have?
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HCSO deputies arrest 4 in identity theft ringHCSO deputies arrest 4 in identity theft ringDeputies have arrested four people in connection to an identity theft ring operating in east Harris County.
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Survey: A majority of Americans favor pot legalizationSurvey: A majority of Americans favor pot legalizationGeneral Social Survey says 51.7% support legalization, while 41.7% opposed.
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U.S. ambassador slashed in South KoreaU.S. ambassador slashed in South KoreaU.S. Ambassador Mark Lippert was attacked by a man and taken to a hospital.
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Whataburgers held at gunpoint in 2 robberiesWhataburgers held at gunpoint in 2 robberiesPolice on Houston's north side are investigating two robberies involving Whataburger restaurants on Tuesday evening.
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Supreme Court closely divided on Obamacare's futureSupreme Court closely divided on Obamacare's futureThe Supreme Court was closely divided in a case that will decide the future of Obamacare.
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Airlines have already axed more than 1,700 Thursday flightsAirlines have already axed more than 1,700 Thursday flightsCancellation spree continues latest run of bad weather for air travelers.
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Man burned by fajitas while praying can't sue Applebee'sMan burned by fajitas while praying can't sue Applebee'sJudge calls hot plate an "open and obvious" danger.
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HPD officer opens safe haven for kidsHPD officer opens safe haven for kidsA Houston police officer hasn't forgotten where he came from.
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DOJ: Wilson won't be charged in Ferguson fatal shootingDOJ: Wilson won't be charged in Ferguson fatal shootingScathing report denounces the Ferguson Police Department for biased law enforcement.
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Texans to release center Chris MyersTexans to release center Chris MyersThe Houston Texans will release former Pro Bowl center Chris Myers, KHOU 11 Sports confirmed on Wednesday.
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All aboard: Our favorite #weaselwoodpecker memesAll aboard: Our favorite #weaselwoodpecker memesFew celebrities — real or fictional — have been spared the wild ride on the back of the woodpecker.
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Carson says being gay is a choice — citing prisonsCarson says being gay is a choice — citing prisonsProspective Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson is getting quite a bit of scientific pushback for his comment that being gay is a choice — and citing prisons as evidence.
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HPD: Mother, child injured in 2-vehicle accident involving postal truckHPD: Mother, child injured in 2-vehicle accident involving postal truckA mother and child were injured in a two-vehicle accident after a post office box truck ran a red light along the Gulf Freeway Wednesday morning.
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Police: Aide stole lunch, money from kids on school busPolice: Aide stole lunch, money from kids on school busAs many as 29 children between 3 and 5 years old were victims, police say.
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Watch: Motorcyclist flips off driver, gets rear-endedWatch: Motorcyclist flips off driver, gets rear-endedA motorcyclist says a road rage driver recently hit him, and it was all captured on camera.
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School cheerleader coach accused of rapeSchool cheerleader coach accused of rapeThe woman allegedly had sexual contact with a student at her home and another location.
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Lawyer for Boston Marathon bomb suspect: 'It was him'Lawyer for Boston Marathon bomb suspect: 'It was him'Trial of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev begins.
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Selma | Then & NowSelma | Then & NowFifty years later, we remember the march across a bridge that changed a nation.
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Dallas ISD student captures teacher's profanity-laced lecture on cell phoneDallas ISD student captures teacher's profanity-laced lecture on cell phoneWhile a 12-year-old student recorded with her cell phonehttp://images.intellitxt.com/ast/adTypes/icon1.png, her teacher delivered a nearly 7-minute profanity-laced lecture, according to a report from KTVT.
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La Porte man charged with animal crueltyLa Porte man charged with animal crueltyA La Porte man is accused of neglecting his dog so badly that the pet's collar became imbedded into its neck.
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Report: 3 teams willing to pay Andre Johnson $10 million in 2015Report: 3 teams willing to pay Andre Johnson $10 million in 2015The Texans may be ready to move on from 33-year-old Andre Johnson, but that doesn't mean the best player in team history will have trouble finding work.
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More than 200 skeletons found below Paris storeMore than 200 skeletons found below Paris storeFounded in the 12th century, the hospital was demolished at the end of the 18th century.
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Photos: HPD arrests 64 in prostitution roundupPhotos: HPD arrests 64 in prostitution roundupRyan Oleichi | 64 suspects were taken into custody and charged after a prostitution "round up" in SW Houston, HPD says
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Photos: Pct. 1 constable involved in crashPhotos: Pct. 1 constable involved in crashA teenager was critically injured, and a Harris County Precinct 1 Deputy Constable was briefly hospitalized after a violent crash in north Houston.
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Photos: Andre Johnson through the yearsPhotos: Andre Johnson through the yearsHOUSTON, TX - NOVEMBER 18: Andre Johnson #80 of the Houston Texans scores on a 48 yard reception in overtime against the Jacksonville Jaguars as Dawan Landry #26 of the Jacksonville Jaguars watches at Reliant Stadium on November 18, 2012 in Houston, Texas. Houston won...
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