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petsmart shares its hilarious, adorable pet p os with santa claus


p o: amy sussman/ap images for petsmart image 1of/181captioncloseimage 1 of 181these pet p os with santa claus were taken at petsmart on urday, dec. 10, 2016, in the brooklyn borough of new york.these pet p os with santa claus were taken at petsmart on urday, dec. 10, 2016, in the brooklyn borough of new york. p o: amy sussman/ap images for petsmart image 2 of 181these pet p os with santa claus were taken at petsmart on urday, dec. 10, 2016, in the brooklyn borough of new york.these pet p os with santa claus were taken at petsmart on urday, dec. 10, 2016, in the brooklyn borough of new york. p o: amy sussman/ap images for petsmart image 3 of 181these pet p os with santa claus were taken at petsmart on urday, dec. 10, 2016, in the brooklyn borough of new york.these pet p os with santa clau






donald trump insulted mark cuban on twitter and the push back was epic


on the day north korea decided to test a ballistic missile, president donald trump opted to attack dallas mavericks owner mark cuban on twitter."he backed me big-time but i wasn't interested in taking all of his calls," trump wrote sunday morning. "he's not smart enough to be president!" photo: twitter source: twittersource: twittercuban, being the sporting type, fired back. cuban tweeted "lol" and what appeared to be a private exchange between himself and trump, in which the tech wizard offered advice to then-candidate trump.see you in court: twitter sounds off on judges striking down travel banthe note also included a hand-written response from trump, effectively brushing off cuban's advice.but, then, cuban's and trump's twitter followers got in on the act.multiple tweets criticized trum






listen to an excerpt from deborah crombie's 'garden of lamentations'


p o: steve ullathorne author deborah crombie author deborah crombieauthor deborah crombie comes to houston monday to read and discuss her new novel.she'll be reading from "garden of lamentations," her 17th book about scotland yard detectives duncan kincaid and ma james.in this story, a young woman is found dead in a notting hill garden and ma james is brought in to investigate. she discovers that this garden has been the scene of more than one death - and as the detective investigates, yet another person meets a violent end in the park.if you haven't discovered this series before, read about crombie's duncan kincaid/ ma james series.crombie will be discuss and sign "garden of lamentations" at 6:30 p.m. monday at murder by the book, 2342 bissonnet; 713-524-8597 or murderbooks.com.the book






twitter lets fly after canada native ted cruz botches leader's title


p o: twitter image 1of/14captioncloseimage 1 of 14canadians react to ted cruz' mistakeu.s. sen. ted cruz botched the title of former newfoundland, canada premier danny williams during a debate about health care on feb. 7, 2017. cruz, who was born in canada and held dual citizenship for many years, referred to williams as "governor," a position that doesn't exist north of the border.click through to see how some canadians reacted to ted cruz's mistake. lesscanadians react to ted cruz' mistakeu.s. sen. ted cruz botched the title of former newfoundland, canada premier danny williams during a debate about health care on feb. 7, 2017. cruz, who was born in canada and ... more p o: twitter image 2 of 14source: twittersource: twitter p o: twitter image 3 of 14source: twittersource: twitter p o:






travel ban frays big oil ties in middle east


p o: carlos avila gonzalez, the chronicle image 1of/1captioncloseimage 1 of 1buy p othe chevron refinery in richmond, calif., is seen on july 23, 2015. chevron, like other major oil companies, has operations in iraq, one of the seven nations affected by president trump’s travel ban.the chevron refinery in richmond, calif., is seen on july 23, 2015. chevron, like other major oil companies, has operations in iraq, one of the seven nations affected by president trump’s travel ban. p o: carlos avila gonzalez, the chronicle buy this p otravel ban frays big oil ties in middle east1 / 1back to gallerythe u.s. travel ban on citizens of seven predominantly muslim nations could backfire on chevron and other american energy companies as they try to forge delicate ties with countries like iraq for a






former aldine isd coach sentenced for sex with student


photo: harris county sheriff image 1of/31captioncloseimage 1 of 31eber lopez, a former soccer coach at nimitz high school in aldine isd who admitted having a sexual relationship with a 17-year-old student, will have to spend 60 days in jail after being sentenced tuesday, feb. 14, 2017 to eight years probation.keep going to see other houston-area teachers who have been charged with having improper relationships with students.  lesseber lopez, a former soccer coach at nimitz high school in aldine isd who admitted having a sexual relationship with a 17-year-old student, will have to spend 60 days in jail after being sentenced tuesday, feb. ... more photo: harris county sheriff image 2 of 31houston-area teacher-student sex scandalsaccording to the austin american-statesman between january 201






houston-area teachers that lost their license due to scandals


p o: chron image 1of/30captioncloseimage 1 of 30houston-area teacher-student scandalsaccording to the austin american-statesman between january 2010 and december 2016, 686 teachers in texas lost their teaching licence due to allegations of impropriety with a student. keep going for a look back at the houston-area educators who were charged with a crime after accu ions of relationships with students.  lesshouston-area teacher-student scandalsaccording to the austin american-statesman between january 2010 and december 2016, 686 teachers in texas lost their teaching licence due to allegations of impropriety ... more p o: chron image 2 of 30jameson norman - houston isdtea review opened: april 4, 2013 license surrendered: july 14, 2014 (466 days later) details: norman would leave debate tourna






crash closes nb lanes on i-45 n at hardy toll road


image 1of/1captioncloseimage 1 of 1a five-vehicle crash caused a traffic mess during the afternoon rush hour on interstate 45 on wednesday.a five-vehicle crash caused a traffic mess during the afternoon rush hour on interstate 45 on wednesday.crash closes nb lanes on i-45 n at hardy toll road1 / 1back to galleryall northbound main lanes of i-45 north at the hardy toll road were closed because of an accident on wednesday afternoon but the accident clear shortly after 5 p.m.the crash involving five vehicles closed the lanes at about 3:53 p.m., according to houston transtar. the wreck was cleared at 5:03 pm., according to transtar, but the right shoulder and right lane remain closed.  no further information is currently available.check back later for more updates in this developing report. ge






houston nurse accused of staging husband's suicide in shooting death


steve hafer leaves behind a 2-year-old daughter. his wife stands accused of his murder. steve hafer leaves behind a 2-year-old daughter. his wife stands...a 29-year-old nurse at md anderson cancer center accused in the shooting death of her husband last week broke down in court monday after seeing her family in the gallery.tu thien huynh is accused of using a s gun to kill her husband, steven hafer, on thursday then calling 911 and reporting it as a suicide, prosecutors said in court.investigators be e suspicious when huynh kept changing her story about the shooting, prosecutors said. the s gun had apparently been wiped clean and the trajectory did not match a self-inflicted wound.wanted: houston man accused of shooting 24-year-old from humblethe husband was found s in the bedroom, accordi






need to apologize? how not to mess it up


a relationship expert offers advice for the truly sorry published 6:00 am, monday, february 13, 2017 photo: deborah durbin, fotolia photo: jason dailey / sunflower publications harriet lerner harriet lernerpsychologist harriet lerner is one of the nation's most respected relationship experts. she's the author of several books, including the new york times bestseller "the dance of anger." she'll discuss and sign her new book, "why won't you apologize? healing big betrayals and everyday hurts," 7 p.m. thursday at brazos bookstore, 2421 bissonnet; 713-523-0701 or brazosbookstore.com. - alyson wardsome time back i received an apology that was so sleazy, shaming and blame-reversing that it will forever stay etched in my memory. it's an excellent example of how easy it is to ruin an apology.






houston man sues over missing rhino horns he bagged on safari


p o: tony karumba, stringer white rhinos. (tony karumba/getty-afp)  white rhinos. (tony karumba/getty-afp) a houston businessman who spent more than $250,000 on a safari in africa has sued the south african operator for failing to deliver two horns from the white rhinoceros he bagged.in the suit filed last month in state district court in harris county, kevin poynter, president of poynter commercial properties in houston, said he put his trust in limcroma safaris to ship the horns back to houston, as promised, but is still waiting, more than a year after the trip in august and september of 2015. more: dallas black rhino hunter sues delta after airline refused to transport trophyneither poynter nor representatives of limcroma would comment. poynter's lawyer, joel mohrman of houston, said,






houston man sues over missing rhino horns he bagged on safari


p o: tony karumba, stringer white rhinos. (tony karumba/getty-afp)  white rhinos. (tony karumba/getty-afp) a houston businessman who spent more than $250,000 on a safari in africa has sued the south african operator for failing to deliver two horns from the white rhinoceros he bagged.in the suit filed last month in state district court in harris county, kevin poynter, president of poynter commercial properties in houston, said he put his trust in limcroma safaris to ship the horns back to houston, as promised, but is still waiting, more than a year after the trip in august and september of 2015. more: dallas black rhino hunter sues delta after airline refused to transport trophyneither poynter nor representatives of limcroma would comment. poynter's lawyer, joel mohrman of houston, said,






senate backers of 'sanctuary' ban revise bill


austin -- senate backers of a ban on so-called "sanctuary cities" unveiled a revised bill on wednesday to focus only on penalties for law enforcement agencies that refuse to cooperate with federal immigration laws.state sen. charles perry, a lubbock republican and author of the controversial senate bill 4, said the reworded bill pertains only to enforcing "the rule of law . . . if you don't respect the rule of law, there will be consequences."the bill is not intended to define what a sanctuary city is," he said. "you can have a sanctuary city that provides charity . . . this bill only deals with allowing agencies that do not enforce the law. that's where they cross the line."perry said the revised bill will cover college puses, a change that the senator said was added in response "to a lot






senate backers of 'sanctuary' ban revise bill


image 1of/1captioncloseimage 1 of 1state sen. charles perry, r-lubbockstate sen. charles perry, r-lubbocksenate backers of 'sanctuary' ban revise bill1 / 1back to galleryaustin -- senate backers of a ban on so-called "sanctuary cities" unveiled a revised bill on wednesday to focus only on penalties for law enforcement agencies that refuse to cooperate with federal immigration laws.state sen. charles perry, a lubbock republican and author of the controversial senate bill 4, said the reworded bill pertains only to enforcing "the rule of law . . . if you don't respect the rule of law, there will be consequences."the bill is not intended to define what a sanctuary city is," he said. "you can have a sanctuary city that provides charity . . . this bill only deals with allowing agencies that do n






houston's "be someone" graffiti is now back to normal


image 1of/60captioncloseimage 1 of 60houston's 24-hour nightmare is over. the popular "be someone" graffiti over i-45 south has been restored. on tuesday morning chron.com reported that one of houston's most popular graffiti installations was changed to read "football" in the hours before the sun e up. drivers on wednesday morning were greeted with the graffiti restored and looking like its usual, hopeful self with vibrant turquoise letters.p o: be someone on instagram lesshouston's 24-hour nightmare is over. the popular "be someone" graffiti over i-45 south has been restored. on tuesday morning chron.com reported that one of houston's most popular graffiti installations was ... moreimage 2 of 60the famous "be someone" graffiti bridge has been changed to "football" tuesday, jan. 31, 2017,






houston nurse accused of staging husband's suicide in shooting death


a 29-year-old nurse at md anderson cancer center accused in the shooting death of her husband last week broke down in court monday after seeing her family in the gallery.tu thien huynh is accused of using a s gun to kill her husband, steven hafer, on thursday then calling 911 and reporting it as a suicide, prosecutors said in court.investigators be e suspicious when huynh kept changing her story about the shooting, prosecutors said. the s gun had apparently been wiped clean and the trajectory did not match a self-inflicted wound.wanted: houston man accused of shooting 24-year-old from humblethe husband was found s in the bedroom, according to the medical examiner's office.huynh later admitted to having an affair with an ex-boyfriend, prosecutors said in court.state district judge randy rol






judge denies bail for chad holley, victim in 2010 police beating now charged wit


photo: thomas b. shea image 1of/1captioncloseimage 1 of 1chad holley, whose beating by houston police was captured on video in 2010, has been denied bail by a harris county judge. holley is charged with capital murder in an unrelated case.chad holley, whose beating by houston police was captured on video in 2010, has been denied bail by a harris county judge. holley is charged with capital murder in an unrelated case. photo: thomas b. shea judge denies bail for chad holley, victim in 2010 police beating now charged with murder1 / 1back to gallerya state district judge on monday denied bail for chad holley, the man whose beating by several houston police officers was captured on videotape in 2010 and who now faces an unrelated charge of capital murder.state district judge hazel jones noted






veteran houston chronicle reporter dale lezon dies at 62


p o: james nielsen, staff image 1of/1captioncloseimage 1 of 1houston chronicle editorial employee dale lezon tuesday, july 10, 2012, in houston. ( james nielsen / chronicle )houston chronicle editorial employee dale lezon tuesday, july 10, 2012, in houston. ( james nielsen / chronicle ) p o: james nielsen, staff veteran houston chronicle reporter dale lezon dies at 621 / 1back to gallerydale patrick lezon, a veteran reporter for the houston chronicle whose love of writing began long before he set foot in a newsroom, died unexpectedly of an undiagnosed heart condition last week. he was 62.lezon worked at the chronicle for more than 16 years and covered natural and man-made disasters before becoming one of the paper's main crime reporters. he e to houston from new mexico, where he had spent






texas taco expert makes the case for tacos as the official dish of texas


p o: university of texas press, contract freelance p og her image 1of/16captioncloseimage 1 of 16p os: things to know about tacos in texas from the guys who wrote the book on themtexas foodie and taco expert mando rayo thinks that tacos should usurp chili as the official dish of texas. click through to learn more about tacos, the people's champ... lessp os: things to know about tacos in texas from the guys who wrote the book on themtexas foodie and taco expert mando rayo thinks that tacos should usurp chili as the official dish of texas. click through to ... more p o: university of texas press, contract freelance p og her image 2 of 16the three amigos! according to the book, there are three distinct types of tacos in texas: traditional, tex-mex and new americano. the three amigos!  accord






veteran houston chronicle reporter dale lezon dies at 62


p o: james nielsen, chronicle image 1of/1captioncloseimage 1 of 1houston chronicle reporter dale lezon on july 10, 2012.houston chronicle reporter dale lezon on july 10, 2012. p o: james nielsen, chronicle veteran houston chronicle reporter dale lezon dies at 621 / 1back to gallerydale patrick lezon, a veteran reporter for the houston chronicle whose love of writing began long before he set foot in a newsroom, died unexpectedly of an undiagnosed heart condition last week. he was 62.lezon worked at the chronicle for more than 16 years and covered natural and man-made disasters before becoming one of the paper's main crime reporters. he e to houston from new mexico, where he had spent five years with the albuquerque journal, gaining awards and recognition for his extensive front-page report






houston nurse accused of staging husband's suicide in shooting death


a 29-year-old registered nurse accused in the shooting death of her husband last week broke down in court monday after seeing her family in the gallery.tu thien huynh is accused of using a s gun to kill her husband, steven hafer, on thursday then calling 911 and reporting it as a suicide, prosecutors said in court.investigators be e suspicious when huynh kept changing her story about the shooting, prosecutors said. the s gun had apparently been wiped clean and the trajectory did not match a self-inflicted wound.wanted: houston man accused of shooting 24-year-old from humblethe husband was found s in the bedroom, according to the medical examiner's office.huynh later admitted to having an affair with an ex-boyfriend, prosecutors said in court.state district judge randy roll ruled that huynh






on the move: relocation clients benefit from provider relationships


image 1of/2captioncloseimage 1 of 2tess chaneytess chaneyimage 2 of 2on the move: relocation clients benefit from provider relationships1 / 2back to gallerycorporate relocation is a team sport, which means that very little happens in isolation. this is excellent news for a transferring employee and the employee's family, as there are many service providers involved in the process that are all working in unison with one another. relationships among service providers are naturally and strategically cultivated, which have many benefits for the transferee.on the real estate side alone, there are many moving parts that must be carefully choreog hed in order to be effective. while the process is overseen and managed by the real estate firm's relocation department, the majority of the actual cont






oscar snubs: 'deadpool,' 'rogue one' and john goodman?


image 1of/64captioncloseimage 1 of 642017 oscar nominationstuesday was a great morning for fans of "la la land" and it's record number of oscar nods, but marvel's most foul-mouthed hero was left out in the cold. keep clicking to see who was nominated for an academy award and see the list below for who got snubbed.  less2017 oscar nominationstuesday was a great morning for fans of "la la land" and it's record number of oscar nods, but marvel's most foul-mouthed hero was left out in the cold. keep clicking to see who was ... moreimage 2 of 64 p o: ap image 3 of 64best picture nomineela la landbest picture nomineela la land p o: dale robinette, ap image 4 of 64best picture nomineemanchester by the seabest picture nomineemanchester by the sea p o: claire folger, ociated press image 5 of 64best






oscar snubs: 'deadpool,' 'rogue one' and john goodman?


image 1of/65captioncloseimage 1 of 652017 oscar nominationstuesday was a great morning for fans of "la la land" and it's record number of oscar nods, but marvel's most foul-mouthed hero was left out in the cold. keep clicking to see who was nominated for an academy award and see the list below for who got snubbed.  less2017 oscar nominationstuesday was a great morning for fans of "la la land" and it's record number of oscar nods, but marvel's most foul-mouthed hero was left out in the cold. keep clicking to see who was ... moreimage 2 of 65 p o: ap image 3 of 65best picture nomineela la landbest picture nomineela la land p o: dale robinette, ap image 4 of 65best picture nomineemanchester by the seabest picture nomineemanchester by the sea p o: claire folger, ociated press image 5 of 65best






oscar snubs: 'deadpool,' 'rogue one' and john goodman?


image 1of/66captioncloseimage 1 of 662017 oscar nominationstuesday was a great morning for fans of "la la land" and it's record number of oscar nods, but marvel's most foul-mouthed hero was left out in the cold. keep clicking to see who was nominated for an academy award and see the list below for who got snubbed.  less2017 oscar nominationstuesday was a great morning for fans of "la la land" and it's record number of oscar nods, but marvel's most foul-mouthed hero was left out in the cold. keep clicking to see who was ... moreimage 2 of 66 p o: ap image 3 of 66best picture nomineela la landbest picture nomineela la land p o: dale robinette, ap image 4 of 66best picture nomineemanchester by the seabest picture nomineemanchester by the sea p o: claire folger, ociated press image 5 of 66best






oscar snubs: 'deadpool,' 'rogue one' and john goodman?


image 1of/67captioncloseimage 1 of 672017 oscar nominationstuesday was a great morning for fans of "la la land" and it's record number of oscar nods, but marvel's most foul-mouthed hero was left out in the cold. keep clicking to see who was nominated for an academy award and see the list below for who got snubbed.  less2017 oscar nominationstuesday was a great morning for fans of "la la land" and it's record number of oscar nods, but marvel's most foul-mouthed hero was left out in the cold. keep clicking to see who was ... moreimage 2 of 67 p o: ap image 3 of 67best picture nomineela la landbest picture nomineela la land p o: dale robinette, ap image 4 of 67best picture nomineemanchester by the seabest picture nomineemanchester by the sea p o: claire folger, ociated press image 5 of 67best






oscar snubs: 'deadpool,' 'rogue one' and john goodman?


image 1of/63captioncloseimage 1 of 632017 oscar nominationstuesday was a great morning for fans of "la la land" and it's record number of oscar nods, but marvel's most foul-mouthed hero was left out in the cold. keep clicking to see who was nominated for an academy award and see the list below for who got snubbed.  less2017 oscar nominationstuesday was a great morning for fans of "la la land" and it's record number of oscar nods, but marvel's most foul-mouthed hero was left out in the cold. keep clicking to see who was ... moreimage 2 of 63 photo: ap image 3 of 63best picture nomineela la landbest picture nomineela la land photo: dale robinette, ap image 4 of 63best picture nomineemanchester by the seabest picture nomineemanchester by the sea photo: claire folger, associated press image 5






on the move: helping newcomers understand benefits of proper representation


p o: harlin miller | p og hy http://www.harlinmiller.com image 1of/3captioncloseimage 1 of 3amy bernsteinamy bernstein p o: harlin miller | p og hy http://www.harlinmiller.com image 2 of 3pattie hueypattie hueyimage 3 of 3on the move: helping newcomers understand benefits of proper representation1 / 3back to gallerythere is much for newcomers to know and understand when they are looking to purchase a home in the houston area. oftentimes they are moving from out of state or even from outside of the country, where real estate contracts and representation work much differently than they do in texas.thus, it is critical for real estate agents to fully explain representation and how it benefits their relocation home buyers, as it can be confusing to understand who is being represented by whom






judge denies bail for chad holley, victim in 2010 police beating now charged wit


photo: steve gonzales, houston chronicle image 1of/8captioncloseimage 1 of 8chad holley, the victim in the city's largest police brutality case, is accused of capital murder was denied bond monday, feb. 13, 2017, in houston. holley's court appointed attorney philip scardino points to his girlfriend, jade mutin to take the stand. lesschad holley, the victim in the city's largest police brutality case, is accused of capital murder was denied bond monday, feb. 13, 2017, in houston. holley's court appointed attorney philip scardino points to ... more photo: steve gonzales, houston chronicle image 2 of 8chad holley, the victim in the city's largest police brutality case, is accused of capital murder was denied bond monday, feb. 13, 2017, in houston. holley lowered his head during his apperance






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this is it: super bowl scenes across houston


p o: yi-chin lee / houston chronicle/superbowl game day feature image 1of/24captioncloseimage 1 of 24fans poured into houston for super bowl li, greeted by overcasts skies, and celebrities.new england patriots fans bill dugger, left, and phil peterson show support to their team while waiting to get into the parking lot on sunday, february 5, in houston. ( yi-chin lee/ houston chronicle) lessfans poured into houston for super bowl li, greeted by overcasts skies, and celebrities.new england patriots fans bill dugger, left, and phil peterson show support to their team while waiting to get into ... more p o: yi-chin lee / houston chronicle/superbowl game day feature image 2 of 24showing supportatlanta falcons fan angela flanigan wears falcons ear rings to watch the super bowl game on sunday,






icymi: skies over the superbowl, fallout over baylor scandals & more


f-16 refueling flight media: mediaos video this week's long-form and in-depth reporting including a cool 360 video from above houston taken just before the super bowl and more on what baylor's fired coach knew about allegations made by his players. plus local universities' response to the muslim country immigration ban; the story of how a mosque fire in victoria brought a community together and more.eyes above houston: pilots prepare for super bowl li securityby st. john barned-smith and andrea [email protected] and @andrearumbaughwondering why there were so many planes in the skies last week? as it turns out, the spectacular fighter jet training missions hovering over southeastern texas this week were part of operation noble eagle, launched by 1st air force/continental u.s. norad region afte






freedom of information fails - houston chronicle


image 1of/3captioncloseimage 1 of 3some records are online - others you have to request through the freedom of information act. but the results are often mixed.some records are online - others you have to request through the freedom of information act. but the results are often mixed.image 2 of 3public records laws have their limits. in this sept. 24, 2015 file p o, senate intelligence committee chairman sen. richard burr, r-n.c., right, confers with committee vice chair. sen. dianne feinstein, d-calif. on capitol hill in washington. a proposed law meant to encourage companies to share information about cyber threats with the u.s. government includes measures that could significantly limit what details, if any, the public can review about the program through federal and state public record






a ut astrophysics professor talks gravitational waves, black holes and the searc


image 1of/1captioncloseimage 1 of 1 | gravitational waves in this image, two black holes collide, creating gravitational waves, ripples in space/time.in this image, two black holes collide, creating gravitational waves, ripples in space/time.a ut astrophysics professor talks gravitational waves, black holes and the search for dark energy1 / 1back to gallery urday marks the one-year anniversary of the announcement of the discovery of gravitational waves, actual ripples in the fabric of the space/time continuum. at the time, the announcement rocked the scientific world. not only did it prove albert einstein's general theory of relativity, it gave scientists a new tool to study things like black holes, neutron stars and supernovas.since then, the laser interferometer gravitational wave obser






shoutout! tells you the secrets of houston nightlife


p o: james nielsen, houston chronicle image 1of/2captioncloseimage 1 of 2shout out, llc, regional director jason shaver left, regional director ceo & managing partner jj santiago center, and director of operations heather flower right, poses for a portrait jan. 5, 2017, in houston.shout out, llc, regional director jason shaver left, regional director ceo & managing partner jj santiago center, and director of operations heather flower right, poses for a portrait jan. 5, 2017, in houston. p o: james nielsen, houston chronicle image 2 of 2houston technology center's director of it acceleration rachelle aspan poses for a portrait jan. 5, 2017, in houston.houston technology center's director of it acceleration rachelle aspan poses for a portrait jan. 5, 2017, in houston. p o: james nie






observers caught these stars going supernova


c. crockett. peeks into early life of supernovas show how to blow up a star. science news. vol. 187, june 27, 2015, p. 9.a. grant. while exploding, supernovas not spherical. science news. vol. 185, march 22, 2014, p. 14.a. grant. supernova is a dust factory. science news. vol. 185, february 8, 2014, p. 7.






fox news channel marks ratings milestone


fox news channel hit a ratings milestone in cable news by marking 15 years as the most-watched news channel, nielsen data revealed.in january, fox news channel garnered an average of 2.8 million viewers, up 35 percent from the previous year. also in january, the network topped basic cable as the highest-rated network in total day viewers, beating espn.fox news channel had 14 of the top 15 programs in cable news in total viewers and eight out of 10 top programs for the 25-54 demog hic.the network was also the most-watched during president donald trump’s inauguration. an average of 8.8 million viewers tuned in from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. on inauguration day, beating the viewership for networks including abc, nbc, cbs, cnn and msnbc.“the o’reilly factor” is still dominating as the top cable news p






guac is in the super bowl party menu?


p o: avocado bowl party 2017 image 1of/2captioncloseimage 1 of 2detail of a promotional p o of the state of michoacan, mexico, invitation to the first ever avocado bowl party during a super bowl, in houston 2017.detail of a promotional p o of the state of michoacan, mexico, invitation to the first ever avocado bowl party during a super bowl, in houston 2017. p o: avocado bowl party 2017 image 2 of 2if the u.s. were to impose a 20 percent tax on mexican goods, americans could end up paying more for their gua ole and tequila, which could affect restaurants here as well as farmers and poor communities in mexico. must credit: dixie d. vereen for the washington post. lessif the u.s. were to impose a 20 percent tax on mexican goods, americans could end up paying more for their gua ole and tequi






super bowl 2017: latest news, commercials, halftime show info, betting guide and


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the 15 most insane things happening right now (2/2/17)


this week we're rolling out our weekly news feature like the good superbowl ads -- a few at a time, spread out over time. watch this space throughout the week for our sanity-saving summaries of the most important and/or ridiculous news stories from the last couple of days.advertisement3source: news, time, cbc news2source: nbc news, cnn↓continue reading below