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Dick's Sporting Goods hiring almost 80 people for new Post Oak store
Business
Published in 4-7-2017
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Dick's Sporting Goods is looking to fill nearly 80 positions at its newest location on Post Oak at Westheimer in the Galleria area. The store will open in August in the former Sport Authority location

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Ground beef prices at three-year low just in time for July 4
Business
Published in 4-7-2017
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Ground beef prices are at a three-year low, and that means more people are likely to indulge, with sales projected to keep pace with last year's surpassing $803 million around the July 4 holiday.

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Pesticide maker Dow tries to kill risk study
Economy
Published in 4-7-2017
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Over the past four years, federal scientists have compiled an official record running more than 10,000 pages indicating the three pesticides under review - chlorpyrifos, diazinon and malathion - pose a risk to nearly every endangered species they studied. Regulators at the three federal agencies, which share responsibilities for enforcing the Endangered Species Act, are close to issuing findin ...>>

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Discount trend could destabilize some small private colleges if it continues
Economy
Published in 4-7-2017
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Tuition has risen faster than inflation at a time when wages have remained relatively flat. Families are sensitive to price increases in this uneven economic recovery, and schools have responded in kind by providing more aid.

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Experts says Uber must make changes at top to fix culture woes
Economy
Published in 4-7-2017
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Experts interviewed by the Associated Press say CEO Travis Kalanick should step aside or at minimum change his behavior for the company to make progress. Last week, based on a report from a law firm that investigated employee harassment, bullying and retaliation complaints, Uber fired 20 people and sent another 31 into counseling. Uber Technologies has been rocked by accusations that it has f ...>>

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McDonald's uses Snapchat to hire millennials and younger employees
Economy
Published in 4-7-2017
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The fast-food company is teaming up with Snapchat to recruit younger employees this summer.

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Oil and gas, manufacturing continue turnaround in May, jobs report says
Economy
Published in 4-7-2017
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Texas posted another month of strong job growth in May, led by oil and gas jobs that are rushing back as producers send rigs back to work.

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Yankees' Judge beats out Astros' Springer for AL monthly honors
Sports
Published in 4-7-2017
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Aaron Judge had the edge over George Springer in OPS, 1.167 to 1.145, and had a .324/.481/.686 batting line with 10 homers to Springer's .333/.412/.733 and 11 homers.

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Where other notable Astros teams stood on July 4
Sports
Published in 4-7-2017
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The Astros, who don't play on Monday, will wake up on this July 4 with a 56-27 record, the best in baseball, and at least a 14-game lead in the American League West.

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The All-Star case for Astros' Marwin Gonzalez, Chris Devenski
Sports
Published in 4-7-2017
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Neither Marwin Gonzalez nor Chris Devenski were one of the franchise-record five Astros selected to the 2017 All-Star Game Sunday, but each had a case with standout first halves. 

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Rockets to go bargain hunting; no trade talks for Carmelo Anthony
Sports
Published in 4-7-2017
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The Rockets will likely seek only one more free agent addition, GM Daryl Morey said, using a minimum contract, rather than their bi-annual exception or a deal for a pricier free agent in a sign-and-trade using their collection of non-guaranteed contracts.

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Astros announce signings of 26 international free agents
Sports
Published in 4-7-2017
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The Astros, who are limited to signing bonuses of $300,000 or less for the next two international signing periods, announced the signings of 26 international free agents Monday.

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Like old books? Check out the Houston Book Fair
Energy
Published in 27-6-2017
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If you like rare and antique books, get to the Printing Museum Saturday for the Houston Book Fair. The annual festival is designed to both celebrate old books and educate people about them.

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Paul Beatty is the first American to win the Man Booker Prize
Energy
Published in 27-6-2017
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Paul Beatty has won the Man Booker Prize for his novel "The Sellout," a satire that deals with racial politics in America.

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Happy Frankenstein Day! 7 facts about the best monster
Energy
Published in 27-6-2017
    659 Visits

He's more than bolts and green skin

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