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Houston is the most populous city in the U.S. state of Texas, fourth most populous city in the United States, as well as the sixth most populous in North America, with an estimated 2018 population of 2,325,502. Located in Southeast Texas near Galveston Bay and the Gulf of Mexico, it is the seat of Harris County and the principal city of the Greater Houston metropolitan area, which is the fifth most populous metropolitan statistical area in the United States and the second most populous in Texas after the Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex, with a population of 6,997,384 in 2018.

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At least two people are known dead as the remnants of Tropical Storm Imelda bring massive floods into the Houston area and East Texas. Others were still being..
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Authorities reported the first death linked to Tropical Storm Imelda, which dumped torrential rains over the Houston-area, while rescuers in boats pulled..
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PM Modi will embark on a week-long visit to the US on Friday. ​​In the first leg of his visit, he will meet CEOs of energy majors and address an Indian..
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In natural disasters, people often focus on the major cities hit hardest — New Orleans, Houston, Miami — but what of the small towns in between? The CBSN..
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Rescuers in boats pulled people from flooded Houston-area homes, the city's airport temporarily halted flights and tens of thousands of people lost power on..
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The Houston airport reopened after a full-ground stop earlier Thursday morning but it's trying to catch up after hundreds of cancellations and delays.
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All flights into Houston's international airport, one of the busiest in the United States, were halted on Tuesday as Tropical Depression Imelda inundated..
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Tropical Depression Imelda shows no signs of letting up as the Houston area is blasted with heavy rain and several tornadoes. Also, Canada's prime minister is..
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Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit the United States from September 21-27, during which he will meet President Donald Trump and address the annual United..
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Officials in Houston and surrounding communities say Houston and the surrounding communities could get more heavy rain from Tropical Depression Imelda on..
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Trump would join PM Modi in addressing the mega "Howdy, Modi" rally in Houston on September 22. The two leaders are again scheduled to meet later in the week in..
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Under President Trump, the Border Patrol has been put on the front lines of an unprecedented crackdown on illegal immigration. The backlash to the..
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East Texas was facing days of heavy rains and flash flooding Wednesday as Tropical Storm Imelda, downgraded to a tropical depression.
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Forecasters say the flood-prone city and Galveston could get up to foot-and-half of rain in some spots from the tropical depression, which was once a tropical..
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Tropical Storm Imelda could hit Houston with dangerous flooding; Remembering journalist Cokie Roberts.
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A tropical storm is hitting America's fourth largest city. Imelda formed and intensified rapidly, targeting the Houston area with dangerous flash floods. WCBS..
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Imelda made landfall near Freeport, Texas, on Tuesday afternoon
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US President Donald Trump on Monday said he will be meeting the prime ministers of India and Pakistan soon, even as he maintained that tension between the two..
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Prime Minister Narendra Modi has sought ideas from the people for his September 22 speech at Houston in the US. "Share your ideas for my address. I would refer..
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Top American experts on India have hailed President Donald Trump's decision on joining Prime Minster Narendra Modi for the mega diaspora event "Howdy, Mody!" in..
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"This indeed is a very important development that President Donald Trump will be participating and meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the Howdy Modi..
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Senior Democratic Congressman Steny Hoyer would join Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Donald Trump for the "Howdy, Modi!" mega event in Houston later..
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A delighted Prime Minister Narendra Modi thanked US President Donald Trump for accepting his invitation to join him at the Houston rally to address 50,000..
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US President Donald Trump will join Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the “Howdy, Modi!” mega event at Houston on September 22, the White House confirmed. The..
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The Houston rally, the third such event by Prime Minister Modi in the US after a breakthrough public meeting in New York at the Madison Square Gardens, New York..
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Reflecting on the new bonhomie in the India-US ties under the Trump administration, this is for the first time in recent history that the leaders of the two..
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"The event, "Howdy, Modi! Shared Dreams, Bright Futures," is expected to draw tens of thousands of people", White House added.
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Reports have also suggested that more than 60 US lawmakers are also likely to be present at the grand show in Houston
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The September 21-27 trip will be the Prime Minister's first visit to the United States after being elected to power for the second term.
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The Trump administration is expected to announce its proposal to curb gun violence as soon as next week. After the Democrats debated gun control in Houston, it..
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A large diaspora rally in Houston, to be addressed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, is likely to be also attended by US President Donald Trump. The event to be..
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Houston: Frontrunner Joe Biden went on the offensive in the third Democratic debate of the 2020 White House race, clashing with top rivals on the fraught issue..
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At the Black Cowboy Museum in a storefront near Houston, one man celebrates the lives of African-Americans in the West’s most iconic role.
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Federal and state authorities on Friday criminally charged climate change protesters for shutting down the largest U.S. energy-export port for a day by dangling..
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Former Vice President Joe Biden defended his health care plan in Houston after the third Democratic presidential primary debate. Biden wants a public option to..
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The Democratic presidential candidates went back on the campaign trail after debating in Houston. The top contenders clashed over major issues like health care,..
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Health care and gun control dominated the third Democratic presidential debate. CBS News political correspondent Ed O'Keefe joined "CBSN AM" from Houston with..
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Texas authorities on Friday charged 31 people involved in a protest that shut a key Houston oil artery under a state law that makes it a felony to disrupt energy..
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Climate protesters, who dangled beneath a bridge on Thursday shutting the channel to the nation's busiest petrochemical port at Houston, were charged on Friday..
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Over 60 prominent US lawmakers, including first American Hindu Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard and Indian-American Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi, will attend the..
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The top 10 Democratic presidential candidates clashed over issues like health care, immigration and foreign policy during a debate in Houston. Divisions between..
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The Houston Ship Channel on Friday reopened for vessel traffic, the U.S. Coast Guard said, after the last of 11 protesters who had disrupted traffic by dangled..
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Here's the latest for Friday September 13th: Democrats debate in Houston; Trump visits Baltimore; Sunken scuba boat raised off California; Fugitive couple..
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11 who rappelled were taken into custody by firefighters who did same thing to reach them on day of third Democratic presidential debate in Houston
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The leading Democratic presidential candidates appeared on stage together for the first time for Thursday night's debate — and the field was feisty.
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Some of the Democratic presidential candidates involved in Thursday night's debate in Houston spoke to reporters afterwards and made the cases for their..
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Thursday night's Democratic presidential debate in Houston, Texas made clear that there are three main candidates leading the field, Joe Biden, Elizabeth Warren..
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Julián Castro took on Joe Biden, Beto O'Rourke received loud cheers when he said he would take away assault weapons and all the candidates shared personal..
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Did Biden rebound? Is Warren a winner? Did a disastrous health care discussion make Trump the real winner? Grading the 2020 Democratic candidates.
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Julián Castro took on Joe Biden and Beto O'Rourke doubled down on his vow to take assault rifles while health care, immigration and gun control took center..
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The top ten Democratic presidential contenders appeared on the debate stage Thursday night in Houston.
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The third debate was full of fireworks. Here are some of the top moments from the three hours onstage in Houston.
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Frontrunner Joe Biden is a common target for all candidates, from Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders to Andrew Yang and Julian Castro.
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The debate in Houston comes after a summer of campaigning that winnowed the field and seemed to divide it into two tiers, with three candidates at the top.
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The third Democratic debate is being held in Houston, the biggest city in Texas, where Democrats are focusing on turning into a battleground state in 2020. CBS..
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During the Democratic debate in Houston, Mr. Yang announced that he would use campaign funds to distribute 10 “freedom dividends.” The move raises questions..
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