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A controversial startup that charges $8,000 to fill your veins with young blood to defeat aging now claims to be up and running in 5 cities across the US

A startup called Ambrosia Medical that charges $8,000 to fill your veins with the blood of young people is now accepting PayPal payments for the procedure online. Stanford graduate and Ambrosia founder Jesse Karmazin told Business Insider this week that the company was up and running in 5 cities across the US. Ambrosia recently completed its first clinical trial designed to assess the benefits of the procedure, but it has yet to publish the results. Karmazin previously told Business Insider th...
Tags: Stanford, New York City, US, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Trends, Paypal, Houston, Monterey, Young, Business Insider, Ambrosia, Omaha Nebraska, JAMA, Tampa Florida, National Institute

Helping teens root out misinformation and get media savvy

Editor’s Note: Katy Byron is the Editor and Program Manager of MediaWise at The Poynter Institute for Media Studies. MediaWise is part of the Google News Initiative and is a funded partnership between The Poynter Institute, the Stanford History Education Group (SHEG), the Local Media Association (LMA) and the National Association for Media Literacy Education (NAMLE). Mediawise aims to teach one million students how to discern fact from fiction online by 2020.Misinformation is nothing ...
Tags: Google, Instagram, Education, Kansas, Red Cross, Houston, John Green, Jason Derulo, St Petersburg Florida, Memorial High School, YouTube Instagram Facebook, Google News Initiative, Stanford History Education Group, MediaWise, Katy Byron, Poynter Institute for Media Studies MediaWise

Tips for Planning a Trip to San Antonio

San Antonio can sometimes fly a bit under-the-radar in terms of travel destinations, but it can be a great place to go. San Antonio works well as a travel destination for families, adventure-seekers and older travelers. It’s also a good place if you love history. The following are some of the things to know and things to do in San Antonio, Texas if you’re considering a visit. An Overview of San Antonio San Antonio is the seventh-most populous city in the U.S., and it’s second-most populated i...
Tags: Travel, Sponsored, Texas, Austin, Houston, North America, San Antonio, Downtown, Merlin Entertainments, Northwest Side, University of Texas, San Antonio Texas, Franklin D Roosevelt, St Anthony, Alamo, Lyndon B Johnson

Houston Airport Terminal Closed for 4th Day in a Row After TSA Sickout

Houston’s Terminal B was shut Wednesday for the fourth day in a row
Tags: Travel, Texas, News, Uncategorized, Houston, Onetime

CRG commits $70 mln to Mid-Atlantic Dental Partners

Mid-Atlantic Dental Partners, a dental support organization, has secured $70 million in funding. The investor was CRG. Mid-Atlantic is a portfolio company of S.C. Goldman & Company LLC. Cooley LLP served as exclusive legal adviser to CRG while Waller Lansden Dortch & Davis did likewise for Mid-Atlantic. PRESS RELEASE NEW YORK, Jan. 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — CRG, a premier healthcare-focused investment firm, today announced a $70 million commitment to Mid-Atlantic Dental Partners (“Mid-Atlantic), a...
Tags: Trends, Healthcare, New Mexico, Houston, Mid Atlantic, Cooley LLP, CRG, PE Deals, Colorado Arizona, Waller Lansden Dortch Davis, Mitchell Goldman, BDMS, Birner Dental Management Services Inc, Birner, Boulder New York, Scott Li

How To Eat Intuitively When Your Cravings Lead You To Donuts, Pasta & Cake

You open up Seamless, prepared to make what feels like your most important decision of the day: what to order for dinner. You know the nutrient-rich choice would probably be one of those overpriced kale salad bowls or something. You’ve read the wellness blogs, you know the nutrition stuff. But — hold up. What about that whole intuitive eating thing you heard about, which encourages you to honor your cravings when making food decisions?If your intuition is at the wheel, you’re ordering chicken p...
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Report: LeBron James will not travel for Lakers’ two-game trip

Even before a scheduled medical evaluation on Wednesday, the Lakers know that LeBron James will not join them on their upcoming two-game trip. An ESPN report early Wednesday morning indicated that James will not travel for games at Oklahoma City (Thursday) and Houston (Saturday), citing information from his agent Rich Paul. The plan would stretch the Lakers star’s absence to 13 games with his strained left groin. The report indicates that even though the Lakers are hoping for an optimistic outlo...
Tags: Sports, Sacramento Kings, Sport, Soccer, Nba, Espn, Lebron James, Houston, Chicago Bulls, Staples Center, Rajon Rondo, James, Lakers, Oklahoma City, Golden State, Rich Paul

What say you?

What say you? Submitted by Abe on January 15, 2019 - 3:39pm. So I'm making this Greek style starter. Nothing too complicated about it. Instructions are simple! 1: soak some basil leaves in warm water overnight.2: make a starter the usual way using basil water for the first feed then switch to plain water.Soaked some fresh basil leaves for 24 hours then mixed a 125% hydrated white rye and basil water starter. Placed in a yoghurt maker at 25°C for 24 hours. Came home from work the nex...
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NASA, TSA Workers In Houston Protest Shutdown: 'Make America Work Again'

Dozens of furloughed federal workers rallied outside NASA's Johnson Space
Tags: Science, Nasa, Houston

NASA, TSA Workers In Houston Protest Shutdown: ‘Make America Work Again’

Furloughed federal employees rallied outside the Johnson Space Center to demand the government be re-opened.
Tags: News, Nasa, Houston, Johnson Space Center

Terry Holcomb, Second Amendment Activist, Prevails against Waller County Tyranny

Terry Holcomb, Second Amendment Activist Arizona -( – In August of 2016, Terry Holcomb, a Second Amendment activist, wrote a letter to Waller County, Texas. The letter asked Waller County to stop breaking the law, according to what had been passed in the 2015 legislature.  Some county officials disagreed with the Texas Attorney General, on what the law meant. So Waller County sued the Second Amendment activist, in an attempt to undercut the Attorney General. This was a direct...
Tags: Texas, Guns, Supreme Court, Court, Department Of Defense, Austin, Arizona, Houston, Second Amendment, Waller County Texas, Court of Appeals, Paxton, Ken Paxton, Holcomb, Waller, Waller County

LeBron James participates in Tuesday shootaround a day ahead of medical reevaluation

LOS ANGELES – Ahead of a much anticipated medical evaluation on Wednesday morning, some needed normalcy was on display at Tuesday’s Lakers shootaround. LeBron James shot 3-pointers in a quiet corner of the UCLA Health Training Center court alongside teammate Kentavious Caldwell-Pope, the most visible sign in nearly a month that his recovery from a strained left groin is moving forward. Luke Walton said that James was limited to shooting and passing in the morning session, ahead of the Lakers’ ga...
Tags: Sports, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Nba, Lebron James, Houston, Chicago Bulls, Staples Center, Rajon Rondo, Golden State Warriors, James, Lakers, Oklahoma City, The Lakers, Walton

Energy Conferences Network's 2018 IoT in oil and gas, Houston

PTC Kepware and Rockwell power Texmark's refinery of the future. PTC joint venture with Nova Systems on digital twin for upstream. Realware's wearable tablet. ToryTech's 'Smada', scada for the IoT.
Tags: Houston, Rockwell, PTC, Energy Conferences Network

Shutdown Roundup: NASA Employees to Rally in Houston, Robocalls Increase and Super Bowl Ads Impacted

The government has been shut down for nearly a month.
Tags: Nasa, Houston, Pay & Benefits

Trae Tha Truth – “I’m On 3.0″ Video (Feat. T.I., Dave East, Tee Grizzley, Royce Da 5’9″, Curren$y, DRAM, Snoop Dogg, Fabolous, Rick Ross, Chamillionaire, G Eazy, Styles P, E-40, Mark Morrison, & Gary Clark Jr.)

Trae Tha Truth is a well-regarded veteran of the Houston rap underground. He used to be half of the duo ABN -- Assholes By Nature, great name -- with his cousin Z-Ro. These days, he persistently cranks out muttery fast-rap jams and occasionally takes advantage of his considerable rap-world connections. Every so often, Trae rounds … More »
Tags: Video, Music, Rick Ross, Houston, Snoop Dogg, DRAM, Trae Tha Truth, Curren$y, Dave East, Fabolous, E-40, Gary Clark Jr, Chamillionaire, Styles P, G-Eazy, Royce Da 5'9

‘It’s Chaos Out Here’: TSA Absences Keep Soaring In 4th Week Of Shutdown

ATLANTA (AP) — The number of airport security screeners failing to show up for work around the country is soaring as the partial government shutdown goes into its fourth week. No-shows among screeners jumped Sunday and again Monday, when the Transportation Security Administration reported a national absence rate of 7.6 percent compared with 3.2 percent on a comparable day a year ago. Monday marked the first business day after screeners did not receive a paycheck for the first time since the sh...
Tags: News, Atlanta, Ap, George Bush, Delta, Tsa, Houston, Seattle, Smith, United Airlines, Precheck, Transportation Security Administration, Delta Air Lines, Gregory, Vincent Smith, Office of Personnel Management

10 Conversion Optimization Tips to Increase Your Sales

Congratulations, you have created the world’s greatest new product or service. You have hired a world-class sales team, found product market fit, worked hard to obtain paying customers, and are distributing content via email and social to the ideal audience. There is just one thing. You haven’t optimized your website’s sales conversion rate. Houston, we have a problem. The website is your modern storefront. You can have the greatest of everything else with your business, but you will never gene...
Tags: Google, Sales, Nielsen, Houston, Evergage, ATF, Monetate, VWO, Landbot, Conversion Optimization Tips, Ez Texting

Houston Rockets: James Harden sets new NBA scoring record

Houston's James Harden hits 57 points to set a modern-era NBA scoring record of 30-plus points in 17 consecutive games.
Tags: Sport, Nba, Houston, Houston Rockets, James Harden

Harden’s 57 points lead Rockets over Grizzlies 112-94

HOUSTON (AP) — James Harden scored a season-high 57 points to carry the short-handed Houston Rockets to a 112-94 win over the Memphis Grizzlies on Monday night. The reigning MVP extended his streak of 30-point games to 17 by halftime, pouring in 36 points over the first two quarters to put Houston on top. It’s […]
Tags: News, Sports, Memphis Grizzlies, Ap, Rockets, Houston, Houston Rockets, James Harden, Harden, Grizzlies

Harden scores season-high 57 as Rockets top Grizzlies 112-94

HOUSTON (AP) — James Harden scored a season-high 57 points to carry the short-handed Houston Rockets to a 112-94 win over the Memphis Grizzlies on Monday night. The reigning MVP extended his streak of 30-point games to 17 by halftime, pouring in 36 points over the first two quarters to put Houston on top. It’s […]
Tags: News, Sports, Memphis Grizzlies, Ap, Houston, Houston Rockets, James Harden, Grizzlies

New Video: Trae Tha Truth Feat. Various Artists “I’m On 3.0”

Trae Tha Truth’s Tha Truth Pt. 3 album came out back in the summer of 2017, lead by the song “I’m On 3.0.” The near 10-minute track is a loaded posse-cut, featuring 15 artists. Nearly two years later, the Houston ambassador brings the collaborative record to life with an official music video. Lead by Trae, the visual also features DRAM, Mark Morrison, Tee Grizzley, Dave East, Royce 5’9, T.I., Curren$y, E-40, Styles P, Snoop Dogg, Fabolous, Rick Ross, Chamillionaire, G-Eazy, and Gary Clark Jr....
Tags: Videos, Jazz, Rick Ross, Houston, Snoop Dogg, DRAM, Trae Tha Truth, Dave East, Trae, Fabolous, Gary Clark Jr, Chamillionaire, Styles P, G-Eazy, Currensy, T.i

Travel News: January 15, 2019

Strict ticket policy introduced at Machu Picchu CNN It’s the spectacular Incan citadel in the Andes Mountain range that’s on everyone’s bucket list — but access to Machu Picchu is becoming more strictly regulated. New ticket rules were put in place starting January 1, 2019, limiting tourists to visiting at specifically scheduled times. Tickets are valid for up to four hours and re-entry is not usually allowed. Before, you booked for either a “morning” or “afternoon” slot. It’s no great surprise...
Tags: Travel, Hawaii, Peru, Houston, Faa, Southwest Airlines, Machu Picchu, Transportation Security Administration, Federal Aviation Administration, Southwest, News And Deals, Houston Airport, Abercrombie Kent, George Bush Intercontinental Airport, USA Today Southwest Airlines, Andes Mountain

Driver who chased SUV involved in fatal crash indicted

HOUSTON (AP) — A man who authorities say chased an SUV filled with egg-throwing teens, causing a crash near Houston that killed another motorist, has been indicted on manslaughter and other charges. Christopher Lopez was also charged Monday with aggravated assault and failure to stop and render aid following the New Year’s Day crash. Investigators […]
Tags: News, Ap, Nation, Houston, Christopher Lopez

Rockets reportedly lose Clint Capela for 4-6 weeks, and Houston's hopes are tenuous

In yet another blow to a Houston Rockets team that is already without four of its top seven rotational players from last year's run to Game 7 of the Western Conference finals, center Clint Capela suffered a right thumb injury that will cost him four to six weeks, according to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski. Capela had an MRI on Monday that revealed ligament damage in the thumb, Wojnarowski reported. After losing wings Trevor Ariza and Luc Richard Mbah a Moute to free agency this past summer...
Tags: News, Rockets, Espn, Houston, Houston Rockets, Chris Paul, Clint Capela, Trevor Ariza, Eric Gordon, Luc Richard Mbah, Wojnarowski, Adrian Wojnarowski Capela

Man charged for chasing 14-year-old who allegedly caused deadly wreck in north Houston

A man accused of chasing a teen who allegedly damaged his car with eggs and caused a deadly wreck has been charged.
Tags: News, Houston

Atlanta Airport Passengers Wait More Than An Hour To Get Through Security

ATLANTA (AP) — Air travelers endured waits of more than an hour to get through domestic checkpoints at the world’s busiest airport in Atlanta on Monday, the first business day after security screeners missed paychecks for the first time due to partial government shutdown. No-shows among screeners across the nation soared Sunday and again Monday, when the Transportation Security Administration reported a national absence rate of 7.6 percent, compared with 3.2 percent on the comparable Monday a ...
Tags: News, Atlanta, Ap, Tsa, Houston, Airport, United Airlines, Precheck, Transportation Security Administration, Gregory, Hartsfield Jackson Atlanta International Airport, Miami International Airport, United Express, George Bush Intercontinental Airport, Hartsfield Jackson, Jim Gregory

Houston Airport has shut down the TSA checkpoints in one of its terminals because there aren't enough TSA officers willing to work unpaid during the government shutdown

George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH) in Houston, Texas has closed the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) checkpoints in one of its terminals due to a lack of security staff amid the government shutdown. Ticket counters and the security checkpoint in Terminal B closed down over the weekend.  The airport told Business Insider that the checkpoint will remain closed until the TSA can provide enough people the staff it. Terminal B's gates will remain open and passengers flying throu...
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TSA security checkpoint at Houston airport to remain closed Monday morning due to staffing shortage

According to a spokesperson, the closure is caused by staffing issues, as there are not enough TSA agents to operate screenings.
Tags: News, Tsa, Houston


Houston police chief writes 140 mph speeding ticket to driver of Dodge Viper (Thanks to pharmaross and Rod Nunley)
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Houston airport closed checkpoint Sunday due to 'staffing issues' stemming from government shutdown

A security checkpoint inside the George Bush Intercontinental Airport in Houston, Texas, closed Sunday evening due to "staffing issues associated with the partial shutdown of the federal government."
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