Posted on Investigators say Alexis 'Lexi" Lynn Johnson was last seen Sunday evening with 40-year-old Harvey Eugene York Jr. in the 300 block of South Main Street.
Posted on Rita struck as a Category 3 hurricane with 120-mile-per-hour winds and a storm surge reaching as high as 20 feet, swamping small towns across southwest Louisiana and ravaging southeast Texas.
Posted on The Houston Chronicle Investigations Team found six of 49 mitigation banks in Texas have natural gas or oil wells. At the Trinity River Mitigation Bank, there are 36 permitted well sites.
Posted on Ron Rand is chair of the Houston Public Media Foundation Board. This letter ran in the Houston Chronicle on September 17, 2015.
Posted on Warrants show that detectives identified Shannon Miles as a suspect hours after the slaying. He is charged with murder and in the fatal shooting of Harris County Deputy Darren Goforth.
Posted on Irving police officers have dropped "hoax bomb" charges against Ahmed Mohamed, the 14-year-old high schooler who was arrested after bringing a homemade clock to school.
Posted on According to HISD, the accident occurred around 7 a.m.
Posted on When the time came Friday to take a vote related to President Obama's controversial nuclear deal with Iran, Texas Democrats in the U.S. House largely showed their support for the agreement.
Posted on Coast Guard officials say one man had a broken arm, the other had a broken leg and both men suffered multiple lacerations.
Posted on The funeral is at the Second Baptist Church on Woodway Drive. The internment will take place at the Woodlawn Cemetery, off the Katy Freeway in Houston. 10 a.m. viewing 11 a.m. service Followed by the interment. Beaumont Police arriving for #DeputyDarrenGoforth‘s funeral at Second Baptist Church. #hounews pic.twitter.com/oMgXJb7uNm — Syeda Hasan (@SyedaHasan887) September 4, 2015 Officers arriving for […]
Posted on In recent years, the University of Houston has transferred more than $100 million from its academic side to athletics, aiming to shore up struggling athletic programs and enhance its bid to become a tier one university, and maybe a member of the Big 12.
Posted on Sometimes when you fix something, you break something else.
Posted on Texas is appealing a 2014 lower court ruling that struck down the state's system of funding public schools as unconstitutional.
Posted on Harris County Deputy Darren Goforth died in the line of duty Friday evening. Shannon Miles is charged in the capital murder and is being held without bond. Harris County District Attorney Devon Anderson said Miles used a .40 pistol, which holds fifteen shell casings. "He unloaded the entire pistol into Deputy Goforth," Anderson said.
Posted on State District Judge Karin Crump ruled Thursday that the Sons of Confederate Veterans didn't have the right to sue to halt the statue's removal. Even if it did, she found, it appears unlikely that the legal effort would have succeeded.