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Belichick: Wes Welker’s hit a ‘deliberate’ attempt to injure Aqib Talib – SportingNews.com

SportingNews.comPatriots head coach Bill Belichick isn’t one to say much that qualifies as newsworthy at his press conferences, affairs which usually consist of brief, nondescript answers and little in the way of openness. But if you, in his opinion, cross the line, that apparently …Andre Carter calls Wes Welker’s pick play ‘nasty’Boston GlobeJohn Fox: Broncos […]

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Six Houston homes from 1890s picked up and moved for renovation – Houston Chronicle

Houston ChronicleOn Saturday night, a procession of six historic Houston homes were taken off of their foundations and moved less than a dozen blocks down the street to be renovated with all modern conveniences. Bob Fretz Jr., with Fretz Construction, said his company …Houston couple saves historic homes from demolitionabc13.com all 2 news articles …read […]

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Monkeys rescued from African butcher have surprise baby at Houston Zoo – Houston Chronicle

Monkeys rescued from African butcher have surprise baby at Houston ZooHouston Chronicle“They were found in an African market, destined for the dinner table, but some local hotel workers worked to save them,” said Brian Hill, media coordinator at the Houston Zoo. Dena Honeycutt, primate supervisor at the zoo, cannot stress enough how … and more […]

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Last-minute Iran invitation throws Syria talks into doubt – Reuters

ReutersUNITED NATIONS/ANKARA (Reuters) – An unexpected last-minute U.N. invitation for Iran to a peace conference on Syria threw the talks into doubt on Monday, with Washington demanding Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon withdraw his offer and the Syrian …Syria crisis: Iran cannot go to Geneva peace talks – USBBC NewsUN Chief Dismayed Over Iran Invitation FalloutABC NewsSyrian […]

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Iran Nuclear Freeze Verified by UN Setting Up Sanctions Reprieve – Businessweek

BusinessweekUnited Nations atomic inspectors verified that Iran froze its most sensitive nuclear work, complying with demands made by world powers in a deal that will lift some of the sanctions hobbling the Persian Gulf nation. International Atomic Energy Agency …Iran Agrees to Scale Back Uranium EnrichmentTIMEImplementation of interim Iran nuclear deal beginsFox NewsWorld powers, Iran […]

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Houston, we have ants: Mimicking how ants adjust to microgravity in space could … – Phys.Org

Phys.OrgBy analyzing how ants explored these arenas in microgravity, scientists could develop software that allows autonomous robots to coordinate searches when their radio systems are being disrupted. Professor Deborah Gordon recently sent hundreds of ants to …Houston … we have ants in space! Colony of 800 arrives on International Space …Irish IndependentNASA has sent ants […]

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SAG Awards 2014: “American Hustle” scores top honor – CBS News

CBS NewsActors Jeremy Renner, Elisabeth Rohm, Bradley Cooper, Jennifer Lawrence and Amy Adams accept the outstanding performance by a cast in a motion picture award for “American Hustle” during the 20th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards on Jan. 18, 2014 …PGA Awards 2014: ‘Breaking Bad’ and ‘Modern Family’ Among TV WinnersAceShowbizAmerican Hustle tops honours at […]

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NASA has sent ants into space – Tottenham News

Tottenham NewsNASA has sent the 800 ants to the International Space Station (ISS) how they will act in the zero gravity environment to determine. ISS placed on examining the ants’ movements in space scientists utilizing the data obtained from this experiment will operate in …Ants board the International Space StationNew Zealand HeraldHouston … we have […]

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Analysis: Egypt vote muddies political outlook – Houston Chronicle

Houston ChronicleCAIRO (AP) — For all the self-congratulatory headlines in Egypt’s pro-military media, the results of last week’s constitutional referendum may have fallen short of the emphatic popular mandate the nation’s military chief was looking for before announcing his …Egypt’s Mansour Says Charter Approval Shows Nation on Right PathBloombergEgypt prosecutors send ex-president Morsi to new […]

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‘America’s Got Talent’ Houston auditions – Houston Chronicle (blog)

‘America’s Got Talent’ Houston auditionsHouston Chronicle (blog)“America’s Got Talent” comes to Houston, providing the opportunity for all singers, performers, dancers and all kinds of unique acts to put on a show. Lines were long and the 90-second auditions were an all-day event, but that didn’t stop these area … …read more Source: Houston News From […]

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Ukraine protesters clash with police – Irish Examiner

Irish ExaminerHundreds of protesters have clashed with riot police in the centre of the Ukrainian capital Kiev today, after the passage of harsh anti-protest laws seen as part of attempts to quash anti-government demonstrations. A group of radical activists began attacking …Clashes erupt in Ukrainian capital Kiev after defiant mass protestStraits TimesUp to 100000 protest […]

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Runner wins Chevron Houston Marathon for second consecutive time – MyFox Houston

MyFox HoustonEthiopia’s Bazu Worku has won his second straight Chevron Houston Marathon with a time of two hours and 7 minutes. The annual event got underway at 7 a.m. as thousands of runners made their way through the 26.2 mile course through the Upper Kirby …Bazu Worku wins second straight men’s Houston MarathonHouston Chronicle (blog) […]

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Massive cyberattack linked to at least one refrigerator – Science Recorder

Science RecorderProofpoint, an internet security firm, has uncovered what may be the first Internet of Things-based cyberattack involving “smart” appliances, including at least one refrigerator. The cyberattack involved more than 750,000 spam emails originating from more than …Hackers used over 100000 devices to send the spam emailsDailyTechInternet of Things, Refrigerator Hacked: the More We Connect, […]

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Hackers used over 100000 devices to send the spam emails – DailyTech

DailyTechHackers have launched what is being called the first attack from the Internet of Things, which included a refrigerator. According to BBC News, security researchers at Proofpoint discovered that hackers used over 100,000 devices to send spam emails, …Internet of Things, Refrigerator Hacked: the More We Connect, the More We …Latin PostSpam Comes from Your […]

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Annise Parker, Houston Mayor, Marries Kathy Hubbard In California Ceremony – Huffington Post

Huffington PostHouston Mayor Annise Parker tied the knot with longtime partner Kathy Hubbard in a Jan. 16 ceremony in Palm Springs, Calif. ABC Eyewitness News 13 reports that the couple was married before an intimate group of friends and family, which included …Mayor Parker and Hubbard ‘couldn’t be happier’Houston ChronicleHouston Mayor Weds Longtime Partner in […]

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Demand for RodeoHouston 2014 tickets overloads Ticketmaster system – KHOU

KHOUHOUSTON – Fans seeking tickets for this year’s RodeoHouston were not too happy Saturday morning after extreme demand led to the Ticketmaster system having trouble processing requests. According to the RodeoHouston officials, some users experienced …Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo tickets on sale Saturday, Jan. 18, 10 amYour Houston News all 7 news articles …read […]

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Rockets seek rebound effort with Bucks in town – Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneSports.com —. The Houston Rockets will try to put a disappointing loss in the rearview mirror when they continue a five-game homestand Saturday versus the lowly Milwaukee Bucks at the Toyota Center. The Rockets played well in the first half of Thursday’s …Latest NBA Scores, Results on Jan. 17: Video Highlights Durant 54ptsSporting AlertKevin […]

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Durant hangs 54 on Warriors as Thunder wins 127-121 – San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco ChronicleOKLAHOMA CITY — – The Thunder played Thursday night in Houston, and they had to play the back-to-back without All-Star point guard Russell Westbook. But they still had that one dude. Kevin Durant was way more than the Warriors could handle Friday as …Durant scores 54, leads Thunder past WarriorsSan Jose Mercury NewsThe […]

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Up to 15, mostly foreigners, killed in Kabul suicide attack – Reuters

ReutersKABUL (Reuters) – Up to 15 people, mostly foreigners, were killed on Friday when a suicide bomber blew himself up outside a popular Lebanese restaurant in the Afghanistan capital of Kabul, police said. Islamist Taliban insurgents claimed responsibility for …Suicide bomb attack on Kabul restaurant ‘kills 14’BBC NewsTaliban Attack Restaurant Favored by WesternersNew York TimesKabul […]

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Oscar nominations: Who got snubbed? – Houston Chronicle

Houston ChronicleImagine a world where movie stars of the pedigree of Robert Redford and Tom Hanks give two of the best performances of their careers but don’t get Oscar nominations. Or where Spike Jonze, director of the subversive “Her,” can’t get a nomination either.Oscar Frontrunners’ Critical Weekend: What ‘American Hustle,’ ’12 Years a Slave …TheWrapNew […]

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American Apparel mannequins in New York go provocatively au natural – Washington Post (blog)

American Apparel mannequins in New York go provocatively au naturalWashington Post (blog)As Gothamist explains, the mannequins are on display at the East Houston storefront in New York’s Lower East Side and were made specifically for that store; in other words, you shouldn’t look forward to seeing any risque mannequins at a store near you. and […]

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Officer-involved shooting leaves man dead in NW Houston – Houston Chronicle

Houston Chronicle… job at the location. Details about the fatal shooting were still sketchy later Thursday. As is standard in any officer-involved shooting, Houston police internal affairs detectives and the Harris County District Attorney’s Office will also …Off-Duty Houston Officer Fatally Shoots SuspectCBS LocalHPD: Man shot, killed after lunging at officer in northwest Houstonabc13.comOff Duty […]

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Mayor Parker and Hubbard ‘couldn’t be happier’ – Houston Chronicle

Houston ChronicleHe is a friend of the couple and partner of Parker’s longtime political consultant Grant Martin, formerly of Houston. Fromberg and Martin now live in San Francisco. Former state District Judge Steve Kirkland and Mark Parthie, who are longtime friends …Houston Mayor Annise Parker marries long-time partner in California weddingabc13.comHouston Mayor Weds Longtime Partner […]

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OKC Thunder rallies past Houston – NewsOK.com

NewsOK.comFor one night, everything you adore and perhaps even despise about the Oklahoma City Thunder was on display, summed up in 48 heart-pounding, hair-pulling minutes Thursday, a night filled with as much fun as frustration and one that ended every bit as …Thunder prevail after Rockets set record for futility in 2nd halfESPNRockets’ Twitter feed […]

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Woman cleared for driving while wearing Google Glasses – Telegraph.co.uk

Telegraph.co.ukA San Diego traffic court threw out a citation on Thursday against a woman believed to be the first motorist in the country ticketed for driving while wearing a Google Glass computer-in-eyeglass device. Commissioner John Blair ruled that Cecilia Abadie was …Google Glass driver ticket lawsuit dismissedZDNetGoogle Glass Ticket Case Thrown OutGuardian Liberty VoiceLandmark ruling […]

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Thunder rally for 104-92 win over Rockets – Boston.com

Boston.comHouston Rockets’ James Harden (13) talks to Oklahoma City Thunder’s Kevin Durant ( The Associated Press Houston Rockets’ James Harden (13) talks to Oklahoma City Thunder’s Kevin Durant (35) before Durant’s free throws during the second quarter of an …Oklahoma City Thunder rallies to beat Houston Rockets, 104-92Los Angeles TimesNuggets from my notebook from Thursday’s […]

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Thunder prevail after Rockets set record for futility in 2nd half – ESPN

ESPNJames Harden and Terrence Jones scored 16 points apiece for Houston, which had just 19 second-half points after its season-best performance in the first half — setting an NBA record for the largest scoring differential between two halves. Houston’s 19 …The Houston Rockets had a historic second-half meltdownUSA TODAYRecap: Houston vs. Oklahoma CityKansas City StarOklahoma […]