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Check out Houston's swankiest restaurants for 2017

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With the holidays fast approaching, extended family members will be filling the homes of Houstonians, who will likely be taking them out to a nice dinner at some point.

Trump haters on the internet think Melania has a body double


For a good part of the day, Melania Trump was trending on the site for the most bizarre reason. People became convinced that the First Lady of the United States was using a body double.

SaltAir Seafood Kitchen to close Oct. 27

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Clark Cooper Concepts announces it is closing on of its key restaurants – the two-year-old luxe seafood brand in Upper Kirby

What to Wear: Southern, smoky Sundays are for the boys


Sure, barbecue grubbing is one of the messiest gastronomical sports. But you can still dress extra clean during the process - sartorially speaking, of course. Check out Matthew Pridgen, One Fifth and Underbelly wine director, and Seth…

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Instafamous: At Minute Maid Park, every day is #ManCrushMonday


What separates fair-weather 'Stros fans from the ride-or-dies? The Instagram follow. How else would you know how Kate Upton's other half @justinverlander celebrates a major win? (Answer: By #poppinbottles). Or that @josealtuve27 and …

Cute Halloween costume ideas for your pet


The Halloween pet costume ideas have been plentiful and insanely cute on Instagram.


New Movies: Madea returns, 'Snowman' freezes with fear


What's new in theaters this week? Well, Madea returns for another Halloween journey, a "Snowman" becomes the latest killer to fear and 'The Florida Project' feels like a potential Oscar darkhouse.

Family fun: Air shows, pumpkin patches and Pin It Expo


The family needs to get out of the house, right? Here's a collection destinations fine for all ages.

On the go: What to do in Houston this weekend


Get out and enjoy Houston's many treats by surfing through this list of events happening in our city.


Preview Must List: A country songbird, Presidential music fest and fine photos


Need a plan for the weekend? Here's your guide. The Preview surveyed the scene and offered these suggestions for the Must List, our weekly guide of things you need to be aware of.

New Music Friday: Willie Nelson, Niall Horan, John Carpenter


Friday releases a nice selection of new music, from familiar names with sounds to country stars with family music to reissues of some classic rock records.


Concerts in Houston: A$AP Mob, Kid Cudi, Evanescence, Halsey


Hip-hop collective featuring A$AP Rocky, A$AP Ferg and A$APs. With Key! and Cozy Boys. 5:30 p.m. at White Oak Music Hall, 2915 N. Main; 713-237-0370.

Blazing an a-mazing trail in Tomball


When organizers of the Tomball Corn Maze met to plan this year's design, they worried it would be difficult to top the railroad theme of the inaugural maze, a nod to their city's locomotive history.

Bruno Mars: Breaking down his superstar appeal


Even before Bruno Mars tickets went on sale almost a year ago, my mother was calling dibs as my date to his Tuesday show at the Toyota Center.

Han Nagel wrestled pythons at the Houston Zoo, now he haunts it


Hans Nagel was a German hired by the city of Houston in the 1920s to work at its zoo. He acted as the face of the park, wowing visitors young and old with his ability to tame wild beasts, taking animals that were unwanted and training them…

Southern Smoke 2017: Houston's celebrity-filled barbecue event grows even bigger


A lot of superstar chefs make their way to Houston for special dinners and foodie events. And why shouldn't they? Houston is both a philanthropic powerhouse and culinary destination.

A po' boy Antone would be proud of


The Antone's Original po' boy has been much on my mind lately, ever since I wrote about my long relationship with the iconic Houston sandwich to mark Antone's 55th anniversary.


Woman covers her double mastectomy scars with beautiful Wonder Woman tattoo

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A mother of four in Michigan turned her double mastectomy into an opportunity to send a message of strength through a Wonder Woman-inspired tattoo.


Mary Ann and Ginger are the only surviving 'Gilligan's Island' cast members


Dawn Wells, the actress who played Mary Ann on the sitcom classic "Gilligan's Island" for 98 episodes, is 79 years old today.

Wednesday, Oct 18

The Weeknd returns to Houston for the second time this year

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Houston just can't get enough of The Weeknd.

Tuesday, Oct 17

B.o.B., Lyric Michelle, DJ Chose highlight Hurricane Harvey relief concert


The free event benefits the MusiCares relief fund.

'I Know What You Did Last Summer' turns 20: Here's the cast then and now

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The year 1997 was a big year for pop culture and decades later, one of the horror hits of the year is celebrating it's 20th year since premiering.

Actresses, models gather for the fourth annual Halloween Hotness in Los Angeles

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The fourth annual Halloween Hotness kicked off Sunday, October 15 to raise money for cancer research as well as relief efforts for Hurricane Harvey.

The best and biggest catches from the South Texas Fishing Association


Over the past three years, the South Texas Fishing Association has been collecting thousands of photos of Texans showing off their best catches.

Monday, Oct 16

'Supermarket Sweep' is coming back to television

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Get your carts ready, shoppers. "Supermarket Sweep" is coming back to television and the internet couldn't be more excited.

Pussycat Dolls a 'prostitution ring' front, claims former member Kaya Jones

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She alleges the group was forced to "sleep with whoever they say."

Edward Harold Bell confessed to murdering 11 Texas girls. But was he really their killer?

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He called them "the eleven who went to heaven." In a letter to prosecutors, he confessed to murdering one teenage girl after another. But was Edward Harold Bell really their killer?

Hottest photos from Yandy's Halloween Fashion Show at Playboy headquarters

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Some of the topical Halloween costumes at this year's lingerie fashion show included those inspired by Melania Trump and fake news.

Saturday, Oct 14

New York Post pokes fun at Houston with Kate Upton ad

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The supermodel is engaged to Houston Astros pitcher Justin Verlander.