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Pasadena Allows Lighting For Pony League Game But Provides An Unkempt Field

Despite that the field hadn't been cut or chalked and that the scoreboard and lights over right field were off, Pasadena Pony Baseball League players were able to play again Friday, days after the city turned the lights off before a game without explanation.

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Radio Show Lets Pasadena Teen Actor Take You Into Outer Space

Fans of last year's musical "Damn Yankees" at Pasadena Memorial High School might not recognize the voice of Tyler Fayad when he appears on a radio show April 26.

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Pasadena Robbery Suspect Tried To Climb Through Taco Bell Drive-through Window

Pasadena police are looking for a man who tried to climb through a drive-through window in an attempt to rob a Taco Bell restaurant.

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Candidate Proposes Live Broadcasts Of Pasadena Council Meetings

The District A candidate for Pasadena City Council, Keith Nielsen, says his top priorities are transparency - which includes a call to live-stream council meetings - and a willingness to work full-time for constituents.

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Train Car Carrying Lithium Batteries Explodes Near Downtown Houston

HOUSTON - A train car carrying lithium batteries exploded just north of downtown Houston on Sunday.

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Thousands Show Up To Clean Galveston Beaches

GALVESTON, Texas (KTRK) -- On Earth Day, the beaches in Galveston were full of volunteers eager to make a difference. Thousands turned up to participate in the annual beach cleanup event, which has been going on for decades.

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Truck Driver Dies After Struck By Crane Port Of Houston Container Facility

A truck driver died Thursday afternoon after he was struck by a crane at a Port of Houston container facility near La Porte.

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Private Plane Flips Over At La Porte Airport; No Injuries Reported

A private plane flipped over late Wednesday morning at La Porte's regional airport, police said.

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Thieves Install Skimmer On La Marque Valero Gas Pump

LA MARQUE, Texas (KTRK) -- If you gas up your vehicle in La Marque, you need to pay attention to this report.

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Houston Bans Public Homeless Encampments

HOUSTON -- Houston City Council on Wednesday passed an ordinance banning public encampments along with other rules meant to fight panhandling.

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