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Recent college graduates have a lot to consider when thinking about their next steps. In addition to career paths, they must weigh quality-of-life factors in the cities they may soon ...
Media Rumblings
Another media outlet is shutting up shop. Regional news site Austinist closed its virtual doors on Monday, ending an eight year run. Gothamist, the parent company which operates a network ...
Pix of the Day
While most of us were sleeping, the moon turned into a cosmic red ball and glowed rather ominously in the sky in the wee hours this morning as the Blood ...
Media Rumblings
Just two weeks after Texas Monthly editor in chief Jake Silverstein announced he was leaving to head The New York Times Magazine, Texas Monthly's publisher is suing The Gray ...
KHOU & CultureMap
More than 30,000 people are expected to make their way to this weekend's Japan Festival 2014 in Hermann Park. The festival, hosted by the Japan America Society of ...
Shoe Killer's Harsh Sentence
Houston resident Ana Trujillo, who was convicted of murdering her boyfriend with the heel of her stiletto, has just been sentenced to life in prison. Trujillo cried in court when ...
Red Planet Drama
NASA hasn't had a week like this since Viking 1 photographed the so-called "Face on Mars" . . . A mysterious beam of light spotted by the Mars Curiosity rover has UFO ...
Pix of the Day
Some very talented artists are ready for a biennial art show at the Houston Zoo, only after much preparation, concentration and hard work. And they're not members of the ...
KHOU & CultureMap
Whatever you are into, Houston most likely hosts a festival for it. With spring on the horizon, the city is prime to bloom with things to do every single weekend ...
Stiletto Trial Verdict
After deliberating for less than two hours, a Houston jury convicted Ana Trujillo of murdering Dr. Steffan Andersson in what has become known as the "Texas Stiletto Trial." Associated Press ...
Gay Wedding Winners
It's up, up and away for Houstonians Jeff Robertson and Jeremiah Pyant as they ready for the hot air balloon ride of their lives, traveling across the Texas state ...
Damian Mandola Arrested
Long-time Houston restaurateur Damian Mandola had a bad weekend. The founder of Damian's Cucina Italiana in Midtown and the Carrabba's Italian Grill chain with his nephew Johnny Carrabba ...
Oil Spill Update
When I retraced the tracks of my previous trip to Galveston Bay, I noticed a good sign right away. At the Intracoastal Waterway Bridge, the marquee (OIL IN WATER – MUST ...
Obituary
Roy Henry Cullen, the grandson of legendary oilman Hugh Roy Cullen and a member of Houston's most prominent philanthropic family, died Friday at his River Oaks home. The cause ...
Hotel Boom
Plans for another downtown hotel are in the works with Starwood Hotels and Resorts set to convert the historic Stowers building into an Aloft Hotel.  Aloft Houston Downtown, to be ...
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