August 14th, 2013
07:56 AM ET
5 years ago

Texas officials put fate of Astrodome in hands of voters

(CNN) - Muhammad Ali fought there, daredevil Evel Knievel thrilled thousands there and the Republican Party chose it for their 1992 convention.

It was once the home to the Houston Astros and Oilers – yet those glory days for the Houston Astrodome in Texas have passed, and recent times haven't been so kind to the iconic structure.

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