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June 24, 2016 10:10 PM George Lucas Abandons Plans to Build Lakefront Museum in Chicago

‘Star Wars’ creator to resume effort to build in California after court battle is won by the parks side CHICAGO—“Star Wars” creator George Lucas on Friday said he is taking his art, memorabilia and design plans for a museum complex back to California amid a court battle over his proposed lakefront site here. The planned site for the $750 million museum 41

June 24, 2016 1:04 PM HomeAid Heroes honored at GHBA mid-year forecast luncheon

HomeAid Heroes were honored before a crowd of approximately 750 attendees at the Greater Houston Builders Association (GHBA) mid-year forecast luncheon recently. HomeAid Heroes is a program that offers builders, developers, remodelers, mortgage companies, title companies and trades an opportunity to give to HomeAid by donating a pre-set amount per transaction 24

June 24, 2016 1:04 PM Castletree sells Benefit home in Miramesa

Castletree Homes - one of two Greater Houston Builders Association's (GHBA) Benefit Homes builder captains - has recently sold their Benefit Home in the community of Miramesa. The Benefit Homes Project is a 36-year-old GHBA fundraiser. Castletree constructed their 4540 Plan with materials donated by GHBA member companies that included Allpoints Land Surveying 52

June 22, 2016 11:23 AM Capsule full of Space Station junk set to burn up over Earth

A large Cygnus cargo ship filled with Space Station trash that was released from the station last week is set to re-enter the Earth's atmosphere and disintegrate Wednesday morning. NASA conducted an experiment aboard a doomed freighter last week. After the ship safely left the station, NASA says a large fire was intentionally set aboard the vessel. The space 26

June 21, 2016 9:37 PM Tesla's offered to buy Solar City for as much as $3 billion in a bid to merge two parts of Elon Musk's empire

Tesla's shares are diving after it announced an offer to buy Solar City, the solar-power company also co-founded by Elon Musk. remake transportation using the electric car while freeing planet Earth from a dependence of fossil fuels using solar power. "Tesla customers can drive clean cars and they can use our battery packs to help consume energy more efficiently 44

June 21, 2016 7:16 PM The Groves master-planned community adds two homebuilders

Perry Homes and Westin Homes have joined the lineup of builders in The Groves, a 1,000-acre project of Crescent Communities in northeast Houston. Perry Homes will offer homes on 50-foot and 60-foot wide lots ranging from 2,000 to 3,800 square feet. Prices will start around $280,000. Among other plans, Perry Homes will sell a one-story design with a brick 30

June 21, 2016 4:33 PM Apple Unlikely to Make Big Changes for Next iPhone

Tech giant plans to break with tradition of overhauling its design every two years; headphone plug likely to disappear Apple Inc. plans to break with its recent pattern of overhauling the design of its flagship iPhone every two years and make only subtle changes in the models it will release this fall, according to people familiar with the matter 23

June 21, 2016 3:33 PM Before feared spike in drone crashes, White House sets new rules

The era when a glance toward the sky is more likely to reveal a small unmanned aircraft than an airplane or a bird seems remote to most people, but it drew closer Tuesday as the White House released regulations intended to keep drones from colliding with things in flight and people on the ground. Many years in the making, and after 4,600 public comments 64

June 21, 2016 8:04 AM For many Trump employees, keeping quiet is legally required

WASHINGTON — Just hours after his public firing, Donald Trump’s longtime campaign manager Corey Lewandowski spoke only glowingly of his former boss, deflecting any question about the dysfunction inside the Republican campaign. That’s not surprising. Trump demands control over what his staff can say — even if they’re fired — and speaking out can mean getting 46

June 20, 2016 8:01 PM Netflix intros new icon that'll be used for mobile apps

Heads up, Netflix users, because you may soon see a new logo on your phone or tablet’s home screen. Netflix today introduced a new icon that shows a red N against a black background. The “N” has a Material Design look going for it, looking like something that Google might design for Android. To compare, you can see the full Netflix logo below. It’s worth 37