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Dec 16, 2012

Donaire vs Arce result: Nonito Donaire wins fight via 3rd round knockout

Donaire vs Arce fight results
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Nonito “The Flash” Donaire won his fight via third round knockout against Mexican boxer Jorge Arce at the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas on Saturday, December 15, 2012. Donaire finished off Arce with a second left in the third round. (View some of the fight images below.) Donaire kept his promise that he will knockout […]


Dec 16, 2012

Church explodes on thieves cutting power cables

Church explodes on thieves
By in United States, World No comments

Westway Baptist Church Image Credit: westwaybaptist.org The church power cables explodes on thieves trying to steal them from the main electrical line in Harris County, Houston, according to an ABC News on Thursday, December 13, 2012. (Watch the ABC video below) Michael Kirtley, head deacon of the Westway Baptist Church, explained that the church’s “security […]


Dec 5, 2012

787 Diverted Mid-flight To New Orleans Due To Mechanical Problem

Boeing 787
By in Lifestyle, Travel, United States No comments

A new Boeing 787 Dreamliner was diverted mid-flight to New Orleans on Tuesday, December 4, 2012 after a mechanical problem arose, international news sites reported that day. Boeing 787 Image Credit: Boeing.com According to reports, United Flight 1146 was flying to Newark from Houston when the pilot decided to make an emergency landing to New […]


May 31, 2012

D’Amico’s waiter receives $5,000 tip from regular customer, as a gift for him to buy a new car

$5000 tip waiter
By in Lifestyle, United States No comments

A waiter of a notable Italian restaurant in Houston, Texas recently received a $5,000 tip from two regular customers, who told him that it was a gift to him so he can buy himself a new car, after they learned that his car was flooded weeks ago. The actual $5,000 cash, as a gift to […]


Mar 17, 2012

Stolen Beehive Outside Haven Restaurant Weighs 500 lbs (Video)

Beehive
By in Animals, Business, United States, World No comments

Beehive Image Credit: Inquistr A beehive weighing about 500 lbs was stolen just outside the Haven Restaurant in Houston, Texas according to reports by several international news sites on Friday, March 16, 2012. Reports say that the bees in the stolen beehive “aren’t just any ol’ bugs. The restaurant started the hive from scratch and […]


Oct 8, 2011

UFC 136 Fight Card: Edgar vs Maynard Main Event on PPV

UFC 136 Fight Card
By in Mixed Martial Arts, Sports 1 comment

UFC 136 Image: Google ads The UFC 136 fight card on Saturday, October 8, 2011 at the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas features two title fights that include UFC World lightweight championship and UFC World Featherweight championship, according to reports by several international sports sites. The main event will be a 155 lbs. fight between […]


Aug 7, 2011

Gov Rick Perry leads “The Response USA” prayer rally in Texas, thousands attended

Gov Rick Perry leads “The Response USA” prayer rally in Texas, thousands attended
By in International, Lifestyle, Politics, United States 1 comment

Updated: August 14, 2011 1:44 a.m. Read Rick Perry to run for president in 2012, announces GOP nomination bid Texas Gov. Rick Perry, who is being expected to run for president in 2012, led “The Response USA” prayer rally in Houston, on Saturday, August 6, 2011, Gov Rick Perry, speaking at The Response USA Image […]


Jun 26, 2011

Apollo 11 moon dust found at Auction house after 40 years, returned to Johnson Space Center

Apollo 11 moon dust found at Auction house after 40 years, returned to Johnson Space Center
By in Astronomy, Science, United States No comments

The moon dust taken by the Apollo 11 mission back in 1969 which went missing was recently found in an auction house and was returned to Johnson Space Center in Houston, Texas. Apollo 11 “The Moon” Image Credit: Justice.gov According to a press release by US Attorney Office in Missouri on Thursday, June 23, 2011, […]


Jun 18, 2011

American Idol Season 11 Audition Schedules: To Start in St. Louis, Missouri June 28

American Idol Season 11 Audition Schedules: To Start in St. Louis, Missouri June 28
By in Announcement, Entertainment, Music, Television, United States No comments

American Idol Season 11 will start in St. Louis, Missouri on June 28, 2011, Tuesday. Registration will be from June 26 to June 27. This was disclosed by the American Idol web site, and various entertainment sites, June 18. Reportedly, Missouri is easily accessible from any state in the US.


Jun 16, 2011

Pulseless Heart Developed at Texas Heart Institute by Dr. Billy Cohn and Dr. Bud Frazier

Pulseless Heart X-Ray
By in Amazing, Health, Science, United States, World No comments

A pulseless heart has been developed by Dr. Billy Cohn and Dr. Bud Frazier at the Texas Heart Institute in Houston, several science news sites reported on Monday, June 13, 2011. Reports said that the pulseless heart uses rotors to circulate blood throughout the body instead of mimicking a natural heart which uses contractions. Because […]