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SO FAR, RAPPER 50 Cent's much ballyhooed recent move to Houston has been a hit, it seems. After a raft of memes placing the Grammy winner around town — comically Photoshopping him into landmark locations — now comes word that 50, whose given name is Curtis Jackson III, has won a major prize at the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo wine auction on Saturday night.

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ON TUESDAY, EMILY'S List, a pro-choice political organization which has raised more than $700 million to elect likeminded female candidates across the nation, announced that Harris County Judge Lina Hidalgo has won its 2021 Gabrielle Giffords Rising Star Award.

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CONGRESSMAN DAN CRENSHAW, who represents parts of the Houston area in the U.S. House of Representatives, took to social media this week to assure supporters that he's slowly on the mend after emergency eye surgery a few weeks ago.

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