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August 20, 2014 -- Rice University today announced that K.C. Nicolaou, an organic chemist at the university, has been named a recipient of the Nemitsas Prize, which is also referred to as the "Nobel Prize of Cyprus". More
August 18, 2014 -- Mercy Ships today announced that it has delayed a mission to send a hospital ship to Africa due to the Ebola epidemic along the continent's west coast. More
August 15, 2014 -- The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston today announced that the Sealy Center for Vaccine Development has been named a World Health Organization Collaborating Center for Vaccine Research, Evaluation and Training on Emerging Infectious Diseases. More
August 05, 2014 -- The Texas Legislature's Joint Interim Committee on Coastal Barrier Systems on Monday held a public hearing at Texas A&M University at Galveston. More
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July 10, 2014 -- Congressman Steve Stockman on Wednesday released a statement regarding United States Marine Sergeant Andrew Tahmooressi, who is currently being held in a Mexican prison. More
June 30, 2014 -- United States Congressman Al Green on Monday released a statement regarding the murders of three kidnapped Israeli teenagers. More
June 19, 2014 -- United States Senator Ted Cruz on Thursday in Washington spoke on the Senate floor regarding the President's proposed actions in Iraq. More w/Video
June 14, 2014 -- United States Senator Ted Cruz on Friday announced his co-sponsorship of legislation that will grant Meriam Yahia Ibrahim Ishag, currently imprisoned by the Sudanese government, permanent legal status in the United States. More
June 13, 2014 -- The National Aeronautics and Space Administration will provide live coverage of a six-and-a-half hour spacewalk to be performed by two Russian members of the International Space Station crew on June 19. More
June 09, 2014 -- The Houston Mayor's International Trade and Development Council for Africa is hosting a delegation of energy leaders from the Republic of Niger to share information about opportunities available to oil exploration and development companies. More
May 15, 2014 -- Houston City Controller Ronald Green will support the Bring Back Our Girls Project march and rally on Friday beginning at the corner of Travis and Main streets. More
April 26, 2014 -- City of Houston Mayor Annise Parker on Friday departed for a visit to Perth, Australia to commemorate the 30th anniversary of the Houston-Perth Sister City relationship. More
April 18, 2014 -- The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston is collaborating with the United States Navy and the Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia at Lima, Peru to study infectious diseases in Cusco, Peru. More
April 13, 2014 -- The Rotary National Award for Space Achievement was presented to National Aeronautics and Space Administration Administrator Charles Bolden on Friday evening. More
April 10, 2014 -- Galvestonians and those with links to Galveston's past are urged to contribute stories and photos to "Save Our Stories Galveston", an effort to capture a wide range of the Island's history told through the lives of ordinary citizens. More
April 09, 2014 -- The United States Coast Guard and the Mexican Navy held a seminar on Tuesday to update a plan for coordinated response to oil spills in the Gulf of Mexico that would impact both countries. More
April 03, 2014 -- Texas Governor Rick Perry will participate in the BentProp Project in an expedition to the Republic of Palau to help search for missing American servicemen from air battles that took place over the nation during World War II. More
April 01, 2014 -- United States Senator Ted Cruz on Tuesday in Washington introduced legislation to prevent known terrorists from obtaining visas to enter the United States as ambassadors to the United Nations. More
March 29, 2014 -- United States Congressman Steve Stockman on Friday released a statement calling on the Obama administration to support Egypt's transition to democracy. More
March 26, 2014 -- United States Senator Ted Cruz on Wednesday released a statement in support of Leopoldo Lopez, a jailed Venezuelan opposition leader. More
March 25, 2014 -- United States Senator John Cornyn on Tuesday sent a letter urging Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid to allow a vote regarding natural gas exports to Ukraine. More
March 20, 2014 -- The Houston Asian Chamber of Commerce will present an award to Jho Low, CEO of Hong Kong investment firm Jynwel Capital, on April 3 during the 24th Annual Spirit of Entrepreneurship Awards Dinner. More
March 11, 2014 -- Tony Payan of Rice University in Houston discusses the recent ruling by Mexico's Ifetel against America Movil and Televisa. More
February 21, 2014 -- United States Senator Ted Cruz on Friday released a statement regarding the current crisis in Venezuela. More
February 19, 2014 -- United States Senator Ted Cruz on Wednesday released a statement regarding the crisis in Ukraine. More
February 07, 2014 -- Houston Aviation Director Mario C. Diaz outlined the city’s vision for a licensed commercial spaceport as part of a week-long trade mission to South Africa. More
February 06, 2014 -- City of Houston Mayor Annise Parker is currently in Johannesburg, South Africa for the biennial C40 Cities Climate Leadership Group Mayors Summit. More
February 05, 2014 -- Houston Mayor Annise Parker, speaking at the C40 Cities Climate Leadership Group Mayor's Summit in Johannesburg, South Africa, today committed to reducing the city's greenhouse gas emissions by another 10 percent. More
February 05, 2014 -- The Houston Airport System today announced that Korean Air is launching non-stop service in May between George Bush Intercontinental Airport and Incheon International Airport in Seoul. More
February 03, 2014 -- Houston Mayor Annise Parker today met with members of the media in South Africa as part of her trade mission to the country. More
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