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Rare ocelot kitten discovered in South Texas

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; wildlife biologists in deep South Texas barely could control their excitement earlier this month when they saw the photo.
Texas man dies after a fall at Grand Canyon

Texas man dies after a fall at Grand Canyon

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; a Texas man is dead after falling about 350 feet off the South Rim at Grand Canyon National Park.

Disaster averted when rice, fuel oil barges collide in Houston Ship Channel

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; The U.S.

Paxton to play Houston in miniseries

The Houston Chronicle is reporting: Bill Paxton is slated to play Sam Houston in an upcoming miniseries on the Texas Revolution called 'Texas Rising.'
Gun activists stage 'armed march' at SXSW

Gun activists stage 'armed march' at SXSW

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; amid the party atmosphere of South by Southwest, a group of armed activists held a rally in the congested streets of downtown Austin on Wednesday, toting rifles and black-powder pistols openly among thousands
Reliant Stadium is getting a new name

Reliant Stadium is getting a new name

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; Reliant Park will soon be called NRG Park and Reliant Stadium NRG Stadium, after NRG Energy, the parent company of one of the largest electric retailers in the Houston area.

'Fatal Vision' author Joe McGinniss dies at age 71

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; Author Joel Mcginniss is dead.
Cruz endorses Cornyn -- finally

Cruz endorses Cornyn -- finally

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; U.S. Sen. John Cornyn's commanding victory in the Texas primary won him a long-awaited backing Wednesday from tea party favorite Ted Cruz, the junior senator from Texas.
Rice student mysteriously vanishes on spring break

Rice student mysteriously vanishes on spring break

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; a 21-year-old Rice University student mysteriously disappeared three days ago in Florida while on spring break.
Nation's eyes on Texas primary

Nation's eyes on Texas primary

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; Texas is holding the nation's first primary election Tuesday with a political free-for-all in Republican races that could push the state further right, though Democrats are calling it the next big battleg
Texas Secretary of State Reminds Texas Voters to Bring Photo ID to the polls

Texas Secretary of State Reminds Texas Voters to Bring Photo ID to the polls

Texas Secretary of State Nandita Berry is wrapping up the Primary Election phase of the state’s Vote Texas campaign to ensure all eligible Texas voters have the information they
Texas arrival of new mosquito-borne virus called inevitable

Texas arrival of new mosquito-borne virus called inevitable

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; doctors at UTMB in Galveston say a U.S.
CPS: Teen accused of dumping baby thought newborn was dead

CPS: Teen accused of dumping baby thought newborn was dead

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; a 16-year-old girl accused of putting her newborn in a Houston dumpster didn't know she was pregnant, a CPS caseworker testified Wednesday during an emergency custody hearing for the boy.
Former space shuttle astronaut Dale Gardner dies

Former space shuttle astronaut Dale Gardner dies

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; former astronaut Dale Gardner, who helped haul a stranded satellite into the space shuttle during a 1984 spacewalk, died Wednesday at age 65.
Conroe teacher charged with improper relations with a student

Conroe teacher charged with improper relations with a student

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; a Conroe ISD teacher was arrested Sunday night for allegedy having an improper relationship with a student.