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New hope was brought to the fans when the Houston Dynamo stroke back, narrowly squeaking against the Vancouver Whitecaps 2-1. Photos by Abel Flores

Esmeralda Ramirez-Peña is an organizer and volunteer for March for Science Houston.   As I complete my doctorate degree and prepare for the March for Science Houston,  I reflect on my scientific journey and on the moments that have shaped me into a scientist. I discovered that becoming a scientist …

By Abigail Guevara The Houston Dash sends a message on its season opener against the Chicago Red Stars at BBVA Compass Stadium Saturday evening.  “We wanted to make a statement, that it’s going to be really, really tough to beat us at home,” Houston Dash midfielder, Amber Brooks, said. “At home is where …

Ruben Vargas is an alumnus of the University of Houston who’s using his passion for soccer to raise money for students.He’s been an avid fan of soccer and was raised playing it since he was four. He is part of the UH Alumni and is coordinating the soccer tournament to …

David Watkins arrested by HSCO and Homeland Security
Homeland Security Investigations and the Harris County Sheriff’s Office High Tech Crimes Unit have arrested and charged a Pasadena man with possession of child pornography. Investigators say 71-year-old David Watkins was arrested after they became aware of his online activity. On February 24th, 2017 the two agencies executed a search …

Lin-Manuel Miranda raps at the oscars
Latinos were once again almost invisible in this year’s Academy Awards. Are Latinos are being offered the right opportunities or vehicles in Hollywood?

What is Mardi Gras? Mardi Gras is a carnival primarily held in New Orleans, but also all around the world. It’s the American version of the famous Carnival held in Rio de Janeiro. Today in the US, it is a legal holiday in Louisiana. When is Mardi Gras? Mardi Gras …

Sports, Tennis, Womens, UH, Houston, Cougars,
The University of Houston Women’s Tennis team played their final home game until April against Texas A & M Corpus Christi. The Lady Coogs fought hard, however they fell short 4 to 3  to the Islanders. The Cougars currently hold a 2-2 record for the 2017 season as they intend …

As a delegation from Mexico arrived in Washington DC, President Trump signed two executive actions aimed at immigration today. The first action addresses border security and the second aims to cutoff federal funding to sanctuary cities. “I have no higher duty than to protect the lives of the American people,” said …

The Trump administration pushed back on reports that the EPA and the U.S. Department of Agriculture were given directives limiting them from speaking to the press or posting on agency social media accounts.  White House Press Secretary, Sean Spicer, said that the media blackouts were not ordered by President Trump.  …