houston houston  /ˈhju stən/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the largest city in Texas; located in southeastern Texas near the Gulf of Mexico; site of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration
  2. (n) United States politician and military leader who fought to gain independence for Texas from Mexico and to make it a part of the United States (1793-1863)

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News

  1. Houston Forecast: Another warm, muggy Friday

    HOUSTON -- You will not see rain in the course of the next 24 hours, said KHOU 11 News Meteorologist Mario Gomez. Muggy conditions will be present Friday morning. “It is drier in Houston compared to the southern and western part of the state,” Gomez said. Temperatures will reach a high of 97 degrees on Friday with a 20-percent chance of showers. Do not expect much relief from the heat on Father ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: KHOU 11 Houston

  2. Houston CPA Society Honors Leaders, Volunteers at Annual Awards Banquet

    The Houston CPA Society thanked key volunteers and leaders for their service through the 2012-2013 fiscal year on May 30th at Braeburn Country Club during their Annual Awards Banqu
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Houston Fleets Switch to Clean Propane Autogas to Improve Air Quality

    Many Houston-area vehicle fleets are converting to clean propane autogas to help reduce pollution and contribute to cleaner air -- a significant concern for Houston, which was recently listed the seventh ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance

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Quotes

  1. "I was in Houston last week and I've played in Minute Maid Park in the All-Star game, so I think I'll do great in that city," Tejada said.
    on Dec 12, 2007 By: Miguel Tejada Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. "We've got a housing issue," Bush said. "Not in Houston, evidently not in Dallas, because Laura's over there trying to buy a house today."
    on Jul 23, 2008 By: President Bush Source: USA Today

  3. "Not necessarily a bad thing. It creates a lot of attention," McLane said. "There are good points and bad points. Roger, in the 16 years I've been involved with the Houston Astros, he's the most charismatic person I've ever seen. Just his...
    on Jan 11, 2008 By: Drayton McLane Source: KSL-TV

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