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Courtesy Xochitl Mora,
 CenterPoint Energy crews will be closing Grant Street between Convent and Flores to repair a gas leak.  Please follow all detour signs.  The closures will last approximately all day today, WEDNESDAY, January 11, 2012.
 Contact CenterPoint Energy at (800) 427-7142 for more information.

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[11 Jan 2012 | No Comment | ]
U.S. Customs and Border Protection Import Specialists and Officers Seize over $782,000 in Counterfeit Camcorders, CD and MP3 Players

Courtesy U.S. Customs and Border Protection,
 Laredo, Texas – The Import Specialist Enforcement Team (ISET) at U.S. Customs and Border Protection’s Laredo Port of Entry targeted and seized 18,000 items, including digital camcorders with memory cards and car radios and parts that infringed on the Secure Digital or “SD” registered trademark valued at over $782,000 in two separate trademark enforcement actions. 
In the first enforcement action, CBP import specialists from the Laredo ISET team targeted a manifested shipment of 15,000 items, including digital camcorders with memory cards, for an enforcement examination. CBP …