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St. Thomas football coach Fitzpatrick puts focus on fall
Heights
Published in 1-3-2016
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St. Thomas head football coach Tim Fitzpatrick didn't have his full squad during the Eagles' spring practice last month, but he didn't seem too bothered. [...] Fitzpatrick was satisfied with the effort and, even more so, the enthusiasm. The defensive line was hit hard by graduation, with senior defensive end Joseph Lowery the lone returning starter. Sophomore Lorenzo Neal Jr., th ...>>
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Henderson Cup finish validates hard work for St. Thomas program
Heights
Published in 1-3-2016
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Since Netzel's arrival, St. Thomas has made major improvements to its athletic facilities, including: Various updates to Reckling Gymnasium, including a new sound system, lighting and flooring and increased capacity for fans with the addition of ADA-compliant bleachers Upgrades to Father Wilson Field, with new protective screens, improved drainage and changes to the bullpen area, and The E ...>>
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Heights pawn shop burglary suspect caught behind a banana tree
Heights
Published in 1-3-2016
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A pawn-shop burglary suspect was arrested after he pried siding off the building to squeeze inside and then surveillance cameras captured his image as he grabbed items.

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Lights in the Heights 2015 NOT canceled (despite rumors), but will be scaled back
Heights
Published in 1-3-2016
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Its 28-year history now includes tens of thousands of attendees every year, which is understandably an issue for some in the area who would rather thousands of people not be in their front yards each year doing what thousands of people do. 

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Justin Yu wins Houston’s Cochon555
Entertainment
Published in 1-3-2016
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Culinary competition featured five chefs making five dishes using five different heritage breed pigs; Oxheart's Yu goes on to compete in national finals in June

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J.K. Simmons gave Houston’s Craig Biggio a subtle shout out on the red carpet
Entertainment
Published in 1-3-2016
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If you blinked you probably missed it, but J.K. Simmons gave Craig Biggio a shout out from the red carpet last night. It was subtle. It was under-the-radar, but it was there.

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Stars let loose at the 2016 Oscars after party
Entertainment
Published in 1-3-2016
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Leonardo DiCaprio won. Stacy Dash made things awkward. Angela Bassett and Jack Black teamed up for an unexpected troll.

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Oscar winner George Kennedy dies at 91
Entertainment
Published in 1-3-2016
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George Kennedy, the hulking, tough-guy character actor who won an Academy Award for his portrayal of a savage chain-gang convict in the 1960s classic "Cool Hand Luke," has died.

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Need some cowboy fashion inspiration? Check out the best looks from past years
Entertainment
Published in 1-3-2016
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Rodeo season is upon us, and so for many, the real fun has begun: deciding what to wear.

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NY judge: US cannot make Apple provide iPhone data
Technology
Published in 1-3-2016
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NEW YORK (AP) A federal judge ruled Monday that the U.S. Justice Department cannot use a 227-year-old law to force Apple to provide the FBI with access to locked iPhone data, dealing a blow to the government in its battle with the company over privacy and public safety. The ruling, by U.S. Magistrate Judge James Orenstein, applied narrowly to one Brooklyn drug case, but it gives support to the c ...>>
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Vegas outbreak makes Nevada's syphilis rate highest in West
Technology
Published in 1-3-2016
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Health officials say it's part of a national spike in cases tied to increased testing, a rise in anonymous sex tied to social media, and a less consistent use of condoms. Social media's link to syphilis in the gay community has prompted health officials to take their educational outreach directly to the websites and apps, in some cases creating profiles or buying advertisements. Caused ...>>
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Can the FBI force a company to break into its own products?
Technology
Published in 1-3-2016
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In a New York drug case that echoes the much higher-profile San Bernardino dispute, U.S. Magistrate James Orenstein has ruled the government doesn't have authority to make Apple pull information off a suspect's iPhone. Congress has resisted attempts over the years to extend that authority to tech companies like Apple, according to experts who have studied the law, known as the Communica ...>>
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US to renegotiate arms control rule for hacking tools
Technology
Published in 1-3-2016
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WASHINGTON (AP) The Obama administration plans to renegotiate portions of an international arms control arrangement so it's simpler to export tools related to hacking and surveillance software, since those technologies are also used to secure computer networks, a lawmaker says. On Monday, the co-chairman of the Congressional Cybersecurity Caucus, Rep. Jim Langevin, D-R.I., issued a statemen ...>>
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NY judge scolds US in its fight with Apple over iPhone data
Technology
Published in 1-3-2016
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WASHINGTON (AP) A Brooklyn jurist has scolded the government in a stinging rebuke of arguments it has used to shame Apple for refusing to surrender information from its customers' iPhones, saying it's stretching a 1789 law to get "impermissibly absurd results." The New York case features a government request far less onerous for Apple and its cellphone technology; the extraction techni ...>>
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Small-business resources
Business
Published in 1-3-2016
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Tuesday Income Tax Myths and Facts - Business Owners' Responsibilities: 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Palm Center Technology Center, 5330 Griggs. Registration: www.scorehouston.org. Saturday Starting and Running Your Own Business: Hosted by SCORE Houston. 9 a.m.-4:15 p.m., Houston Community College Alief Campus, 2811 Hayes Road, Room A-319. Registration: www.scorehouston.org.
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