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  1. Saint Arnold, Texas brewers clean up at national competition

    10.07 / 21:55 livehealthy.chron.com Livehealthy.chron.com - Health
    Saint Arnold Brewing Co. was named midsize brewery of the year at the Great American Beer Festival, pacing a record performance Saturday by Texas craft brewers in the annual competition. The Texans – including Houston brewers Eureka Heights and Holler as well as Galveston Island Brewing Co. – were awarded 21 medals at the festival that ended Saturday in Denver. "Texas was raking in the medals this year," Saint Arnold founder Brock Wagner said by telephone. "It shows just how strong the bre…
  2. Authorities searching for man missing from north Houston

    10.07 / 21:55 livehealthy.chron.com Livehealthy.chron.com - Health
    Police are searching for a 45-year-old man who disappeared last month from north Houston. Jerald Reese was last seen on Sept. 19  in the Northline Drive and West Little York Road area, according to the Houston Police Department. He was wearing a white designed T-shirt, black sweat pants and red and white Puma sneakers. The man, whose nickname is "Tony" or "T-baby," is off his medication and police say he may be disoriented or stumble while walking…
  3. Deadline approaches for Red Cross financial assistance

    10.07 / 19:15 livehealthy.chron.com Livehealthy.chron.com - Health
    After Harvey, Tarhonda Bickley had to tear out the sheetrock, carpet and baseboards in her flooded Stafford home. Now she needs help. And she's hoping to get it from the Red Cross. Bickley applied two weeks ago for the Red Cross's Immediate Assistance Program, which provides $400 to households "severely impacted" by Harvey. The charity is facing criticism for the shaky rollout of the program and its application website, which crashed a day after it…
  4. Dazzling basketball great Connie Hawkins dies at 75

    10.07 / 17:06 livehealthy.chron.com Livehealthy.chron.com - Health
    PHOENIX (AP) — Basketball great Connie Hawkins has died at 75. The Hall of Famer's death was announced in a statement Saturday by the Phoenix Suns, the team with which he spent his most productive NBA seasons. The Suns told The Associated Press they confirmed the death with his family. The 6-foot-8 Hawkins was a dazzling playground legend in New York City who rose to basketball's heights. The Suns lauded his "unique combination of size, grace and athleticism." Hawkins didn't play in the N…
  5. Some rainfall expected for Houston in lieu of Hurricane Nate

    10.07 / 15:38 livehealthy.chron.com Livehealthy.chron.com - Health
    A small chance of rain is expected to fall in Houston on Saturday due to Hurricane Nate, according to the National Weather…
  6. Driver hits and kills man on North Freeway near Beltway

    10.07 / 15:38 livehealthy.chron.com Livehealthy.chron.com - Health
    A person was fatally struck Saturday morning while walking on I-45 North freeway after being involved in another accident, according to the Houston Police…
  7. TV-radio listings: Oct. 7

    10.07 / 04:09 livehealthy.chron.com Livehealthy.chron.com - Health
    Television Golf Alfred Dunhill Links Championship Golf 7 a.m. Golf Safeway Open Golf 4:30 p.m. Horse racing Jockey Club Gold Cup NBC 4 p.m. MMA UFC 216 preliminary card FX 7 p.m. Motor sports Xfinity qualifying NBCSN 11 a.m. Motor sports Xfinity race NBCSN 2 p.m. Pro baseball Chicago at Washington TBS 4:30 p.m. Pro baseball Arizona at Los Angeles TBS 8 p.m. Pro basketball Miami at Orlando NBA 6…
  8. Costumes of Texas State University sorority draw criticism

    10.07 / 04:09 livehealthy.chron.com Livehealthy.chron.com - Health
    The costumes of a Texas State University sorority have angered many but left others wondering if it's worth the…