By Andrea Miranda

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Occupy Houston: Protesting Anti-Gay Law

Occupy Houston and human-rights activist are reaching out to world leaders to stop Russian leaders from making discrimination legal.

CBS Houston–11/30/2011

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Pastor Joel Osteen Proposes Reality Show

Could a new show from the Houston-based pastor be on its way to our primetime line-up in 2012?

CBS Houston–11/30/2011

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The Ice At Discovery Green

With the magic of the holidays there will be Ice Skating in downtown Houston on The Ice at Discovery Green.

CBS Houston–11/29/2011

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Uptown Holiday Lighting

This free event is perfect for the whole family and great for entertaining out-of-town guests .

CBS Houston–11/23/2011

Choreographer: Ben Stevenson, Dancer(s): Amy Fote, Simon Ball, Ballet: The Nutcracker (credit: Amitava Sarkar/ Houston Ballet)

Event Details: The Nutcracker In Houston

It just wouldn’t be the holidays without The Nutcracker!

CBS Houston–11/22/2011


HISD Fights State For Funding

HISD joins other school districts in lawsuit to challenge how funds will be distributed.

CBS Houston–10/24/2011

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How To Carve A Pumpkin

Do you want to know how to create a carved face design on your pumpkin this year? Follow these instructions and be on your way to displaying a fantastic carved face on your pumpkin.

CBS Houston–10/14/2011

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Fall Festivals Around Houston

Listing for Fall Festivals in and around the Houston area.


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School Closures Equals More Overcrowding

HISD is trying to save 1.6million by shutting down several elementary schools.

CBS Houston–09/18/2011

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Mayor Extends Parks’ Burn Ban To Include Smoking

In an effort to protect the city from danger, Mayor Annise Parker signed an executive order extending the City’s temporary burn ban to include smoking in City parks.