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College football players from the Houston area to watch in 2019 - Houston Chronicle

College football players from the Houston area to watch in 2019  Houston Chronicle

There are at least 10 college football players from the Houston area to keep an eye on.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 10:00 pm


Gun range overrated? Indoor ax throwing range opens in Houston - KPRC Click2Houston

Gun range overrated? Indoor ax throwing range opens in Houston  KPRC Click2Houston

HOUSTON - We've all heard of gun ranges, but have you ever heard of ax-throwing range? Class Axe has launched its latest chain of premier ax throwing ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 9:23 pm


Astros release pitcher Brady Rodgers - Chron

Astros release pitcher Brady Rodgers  Chron

Two days after the Astros designated him for assignment, Brady Rodgers cleared waivers and was given his unconditional release. The righthander is now a ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 9:15 pm


Bones of missing Houston man found in Bastrop - Chron

Bones of missing Houston man found in Bastrop  Chron

BASTROP -- Authorities identified a jawbone found near the Colorado River near Bastrop as belonging to a 26-year-old missing Houston man, Johnathan Lee ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 9:12 pm


Houston heads to Dallas with El Capitan on the line - Reuters

Houston heads to Dallas with El Capitan on the line  Reuters

The Texas Derby battle between the Houston Dynamo and FC Dallas will have a lot more than bragging rights riding on it when they meet Sunday night at ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 6:57 pm


Man arrested, charged with murder in death of transgender woman - Chron

Man arrested, charged with murder in death of transgender woman  Chron

A man has been arrested and charged with murder in the July death of a 22-year-old transgender woman who was found with a puncture wound and severe ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 6:40 pm


At least 18 sickened from carbon monoxide at Houston complex - Chron

At least 18 sickened from carbon monoxide at Houston complex  Chron

HOUSTON (AP) — Authorities say at least 18 people were treated after a carbon monoxide leak at a Houston area apartment complex. KTRK-TV reports that the ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 6:07 pm


Beyonce, Sinatra among those on Obama summer song playlist - Chron.com

Beyonce, Sinatra among those on Obama summer song playlist  Chron.com

NEW YORK (AP) — The Obama summer playlist has everyone from Drake and Beyonce to Steely Dan and Frank Sinatra. The former president calls it "some ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 6:00 pm


Houston restaurant's 'Greatest Places' status leads this week's top stories - CultureMap Houston

Houston restaurant's 'Greatest Places' status leads this week's top stories  CultureMap Houston

Editor's note: It's time to recap the top stories on CultureMap from this past week. 1. Time magazine names Houston restaurant to.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 5:00 pm


Video shows flooding after Houston reservoir release - CNN

Video shows flooding after Houston reservoir release  CNN

Two days after Hurricane Harvey made landfall in Texas in August 2017, the Army Corps of Engineers released water from the Addicks and Barker dams and ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 4:03 pm


Houston’s D’Eriq King and OU’s Jalen Hurts meet again - Houston Chronicle

Houston’s D’Eriq King and OU’s Jalen Hurts meet again  Houston Chronicle

In first meeting in high school, D'Eriq King's Manvel team throttled Jalen Hurts and Channelview 71-21 in 2015 playoffs.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 4:00 pm


Showers, scattered thunderstorms may hit the Houston area Saturday - Houston Chronicle

Showers, scattered thunderstorms may hit the Houston area Saturday  Houston Chronicle

The Houston area could see showers and scattered thunderstorms Saturday amid temperatures in the low 90s, according to the National Weather *Service*.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 2:46 pm


Houston-Area Commuters Spend 75 Hours Annually in Traffic - NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

Houston-Area Commuters Spend 75 Hours Annually in Traffic  NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

Houston-area traffic congestion has never been a picnic. A new study now estimates it is almost a paid vacation.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 2:00 pm


Man accused of fatally shooting boss taken into custody - Chron

Man accused of fatally shooting boss taken into custody  Chron

A man was shot and killed at his north Harris County home Friday after getting into an argument with an employee, sheriff's deputies said. Deputies arrested ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 1:47 pm


Texas Americana star, Shakey Graves shines bright at Houston's White Oak Music Hall - Chron.com

Texas Americana star, Shakey Graves shines bright at Houston's White Oak Music Hall  Chron.com

There's no denying that Austin singer/songwriter Shakey Graves has a true talent for down-to-earth storytelling. His blues-rooted soundscapes of American life ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 1:04 pm


Houston Rockets: 5 bold predictions for the 2019-20 NBA season - ClutchPoints

Houston Rockets: 5 bold predictions for the 2019-20 NBA season  ClutchPoints

The Houston Rockets will enter the 2019-20 NBA season in a relatively strange spot of having high expectations, but no one really...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 12:45 pm


Former Alabama defender waived by Houston Texans - Saturday Down South

Former Alabama defender waived by Houston Texans  Saturday Down South

Former Alabama defensive lineman Johnny Dwight is looking for a new NFL home. The Houston Texans announced Friday that they have waived the rookie ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 12:40 pm


Review: Nelly, TLC in The Woodlands, 8/23/19 - Houston Press

Review: Nelly, TLC in The Woodlands, 8/23/19  Houston Press

Neither Nelly nor TLC have topped the charts this year, but a packed house in The Woodlands still had a ton of love for both acts.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 11:57 am


NFL Preseason: Where to Watch Houston Texans vs. Dallas Cowboys, TV Channel, Live Stream, Odds - Newsweek

NFL Preseason: Where to Watch Houston Texans vs. Dallas Cowboys, TV Channel, Live Stream, Odds  Newsweek

The all-Texan affair between the Houston Texans and the Dallas Cowboys is arguably the pick of the crop of Saturday's preseason games. Both teams sit at 1-1 ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 11:00 am


Man shot after fight outside north Houston gas station - KTRK-TV

Man shot after fight outside north Houston gas station  KTRK-TV

Police say the man went inside the store to use the restroom when two men walked up on foot and started an argument before pulling out a pistol.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 10:55 am


Astros take series opener from Angels - Chron

Astros take series opener from Angels  Chron

An arthroscopic knee surgery on Friday morning in Houston officially began the Astros' post-Ryan Pressly predicament. A bullpen beset by this potentially ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 4:58 am


Houston astronaut accused of hacking ex-spouse's bank account from space - KPRC Click2Houston

Houston astronaut accused of hacking ex-spouse's bank account from space  KPRC Click2Houston

HOUSTON - Summer Worden said her 6-year-old son is her world. “He's an outgoing, charismatic little boy, and everybody who interacts with him just falls in ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 2:28 am


Houston Texans waive rookie from Alabama - AL.com

Houston Texans waive rookie from Alabama  AL.com

AP Photo/Mike Roemer. Houston Texans defensive end Johnny Dwight rides a young fan's bicycle to a joint practice with the Green Bay Packers on Aug.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 1:21 am


3 Dallas Cowboys to watch vs. Houston Texans, including a rookie defensive player with a lot still to prove - Dallas News

3 Dallas Cowboys to watch vs. Houston Texans, including a rookie defensive player with a lot still to prove  Dallas News

FRISCO -- The Cowboys face the Houston Texans Saturday evening in what is known as the dress rehearsal game.What does that mean?Not what it once...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 12:30 am


Houston's Night Owl Hangout is Shuttering, With Neighborhood Favorite Giving Way for Trendier New Bar - PaperCity Magazine

Houston's Night Owl Hangout is Shuttering, With Neighborhood Favorite Giving Way for Trendier New Bar  PaperCity Magazine

It's time to say good night to Houston's favorite night owl. No-frills neighborhood joint The Owl Bar is set to shutter next Thursday, leaving behind a close ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 12:02 am


Ex-Texans security coordinator Jeff Pope files lawsuit against team - Chron

Ex-Texans security coordinator Jeff Pope files lawsuit against team  Chron

Former Texans security coordinator Jeff Pope has filed a lawsuit in district court against the AFC South franchise, according to court records. Pope, who was fired ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 11:47 pm


'It's just weird:' Max Stassi returns to Minute Maid Park - Chron

'It's just weird:' Max Stassi returns to Minute Maid Park  Chron

Scouting reports in one hand and a smile across his face, Max Stassi meandered through a clubhouse at Minute Maid Park. A familiar group of reporters awaited ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 11:21 pm


Houston-area charters, traditional public schools post similar accountability scores - Houston Chronicle

Houston-area charters, traditional public schools post similar accountability scores  Houston Chronicle

Houston's largest, long-established charter school networks earned high marks under the state's academic accountability system in 2019, while the region's ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 11:00 pm


Houston company raises $5.8M to create cleaner chemical reactor - Houston Chronicle

Houston company raises $5.8M to create cleaner chemical reactor  Houston Chronicle

Houston-based Syzygy Plasmonics has raised $5.8 million for its technology to create an environmentally friendly chemical reactor that could, one day, replace ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 9:49 pm


Who is Rowdy? Why Houston residents are tracking this graffiti artist's daring tags - Chron.com

Who is Rowdy? Why Houston residents are tracking this graffiti artist's daring tags  Chron.com

A local graffiti artist's street tags are catching the attention of some Houston-area residents that claim the elusive artist is becoming more daring by the day.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 9:32 pm


3 dead, 2 injured in related Houston shootings - Houston Chronicle

3 dead, 2 injured in related Houston shootings  Houston Chronicle

Three people were killed and two others injured Friday in separate but connected shootings in southeast Houston. A shooter in a white Chevrolet Impala opened ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 9:06 pm


Former HPD officer charged with murder in botched raid at Harding Street house - Houston Chronicle

Former HPD officer charged with murder in botched raid at Harding Street house  Houston Chronicle

A former Houston Police Department narcotics officer has been charged with murder, nearly seven months after a botched drug raid left a couple dead and ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 8:55 pm


Houston Texans Shopping Jadeveon Clowney, Detroit Lions Should Avoid Him - 97.1 The Ticket

Houston Texans Shopping Jadeveon Clowney, Detroit Lions Should Avoid Him  97.1 The Ticket

At least 10 teams are interested and hopefully Detroit isn't involved.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 8:33 pm


Inside Travis Scott's Surprise Netflix Party in Houston — Rap Superstar Takes Over Movie Store - PaperCity Magazine

Inside Travis Scott's Surprise Netflix Party in Houston — Rap Superstar Takes Over Movie Store  PaperCity Magazine

It's no secret that Houston native and music superstar Travis Scott has a penchant for pop-ups. But he outdid himself with his Netflix surprise.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 7:52 pm


Houston’s Indigo Restaurant Is Named One of the World’s Greatest Places - Texas Monthly

Houston’s Indigo Restaurant Is Named One of the World’s Greatest Places  Texas Monthly

In less than a year, it has landed on four prestigious lists. In March, Texas Monthly named it one of Texas's best new restaurants of the year. Two national ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 7:52 pm


Jaw bone found in Colorado River belonged to Houston man last seen in 2015 - KXAN.com

Jaw bone found in Colorado River belonged to Houston man last seen in 2015  KXAN.com

The Bastrop County Sheriff's Office said a jawbone that was found on a sand bar in the Colorado River in July belongs to a Houston man that was reported ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 7:39 pm


Houston-area gets three on MaxPreps preseason high school volleyball All-American team - Houston Chronicle

Houston-area gets three on MaxPreps preseason high school volleyball All-American team  Houston Chronicle

MaxPreps released its 2019 preseason high school volleyball All-American team on Thursday and it is not without Houston-area representatives.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 7:35 pm


4 key Houston area roads that will have numerous lane closures this weekend - KPRC Click2Houston

4 key Houston area roads that will have numerous lane closures this weekend  KPRC Click2Houston

Here are construction projects to know about in the Houston area this weekend:

Published on 23 August 2019 | 7:09 pm


Best Houston-area barbershops, according to Yelp - Chron

Best Houston-area barbershops, according to Yelp  Chron

Getting a haircut can sometimes be a matter of style or convenience. Sometimes, it's both. And everyone's hair is different. Whether it is the shape of the head, ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 6:55 pm


New to Houston, or just moving? Here’s how to set up your utilities - Houston Chronicle

New to Houston, or just moving? Here’s how to set up your utilities  Houston Chronicle

Being new, I had many questions on how to set up utilities. My questions become answers for you. Here's a guide on how to navigate the essentials for your new ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 5:59 pm


Puppy fulfills wish for teen cancer survivor at Ronald McDonald House Houston - TMC News - Texas Medical Center News

Puppy fulfills wish for teen cancer survivor at Ronald McDonald House Houston - TMC News  Texas Medical Center News

Cancer survivor and Ronald McDonald House Houston resident Paula Gómez Rodriguez, 19, of Puerto Rico, received a 10-week-old Australian Labradoodle ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 5:40 pm


Two years after Harvey, has Houston lost its urgency onflood repairs, prevention? It feels that way for those still needing help. - Houston Chronicle

Two years after Harvey, has Houston lost its urgency onflood repairs, prevention? It feels that way for those still needing help.  Houston Chronicle

Two years after Hurricane Harvey, thousands of Harvey survivors remain displaced or live in damaged homes, and the progress of programs to repair flooded ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 4:55 pm


Man pushed off bridge in north Houston because he refused to sell drugs - Chron

Man pushed off bridge in north Houston because he refused to sell drugs  Chron

A Houston man is recovering after being pushed off a bridge on the city's northside Thursday. The 38-year-old victim, Eric Nash, was riding with an acquaintance ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 4:46 pm


Los Tios Will Open Its New Flagship Location in Tanglewood Next Week - Eater Houston

Los Tios Will Open Its New Flagship Location in Tanglewood Next Week  Eater Houston

Los Tios plans to bring its Tex-Mex fare to Houston's Tanglewood neighborhood this week, crowning the latest Terracotta tile-lined location as the flagship.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 4:00 pm


KIPP co-founder Mike Feinberg sues charter school network for defamation - Houston Chronicle

KIPP co-founder Mike Feinberg sues charter school network for defamation  Houston Chronicle

Mike Feinberg, co-founder of KIPP, filed a defamation lawsuit against the national charter network Thursday in a bid to force the organization to turn over ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 3:40 pm


Here's where to get top-rated sweet and savory waffles in Houston - Chron.com

Here's where to get top-rated sweet and savory waffles in Houston  Chron.com

Saturday, Aug. 24 is a huge day for breakfast lovers in the United States: it's National Waffle Day. Lucky for Houstonians, the Bayou City is home to some killer ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 3:25 pm


Street flooding possible as storms target Houston’s weekend - Chron

Street flooding possible as storms target Houston’s weekend  Chron

Meteorologists say a high likelihood of thunderstorms Friday kicks off non-stop chances for showers until at least Sunday. The storms are expected to bring street ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 3:23 pm


Scout's Eye: What Might We See Against Houston? - DallasCowboys.com

Scout's Eye: What Might We See Against Houston?  DallasCowboys.com

The Cowboys have reached the all-important third preseason game against the Houston Texans. Bryan Broaddus has a few ideas about what we might see on ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 3:19 pm


Latest Texas Derby carries extra meaning as Dallas, Houston chase playoffs - MLSsoccer.com

Latest Texas Derby carries extra meaning as Dallas, Houston chase playoffs  MLSsoccer.com

FRISCO, Texas – The cities of Dallas and Houston have a rivalry that transcends Heineken Rivalry Week, but FC Dallas are aiming to stick to business in this ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 2:28 pm


A Vegan Bob’s Burgers Pop-Up Kicks Off in Houston Next Month - Eater Houston

A Vegan Bob’s Burgers Pop-Up Kicks Off in Houston Next Month  Eater Houston

Score meat-free burgers straight from the show starting in September.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 2:00 pm


Houston Texans: Roderick Johnson is ready to steal LT job from Matt Kalil - House of Houston

Houston Texans: Roderick Johnson is ready to steal LT job from Matt Kalil  House of Houston

Houston Texans offensive left tackle Roderick Johnson is a rising star and reportedly is a serious threat to Matt Kalil's title as the starter. What's up?

Published on 23 August 2019 | 12:34 pm


Homeless Houston man on I-10 overwhelmed by phone calls - KTRK-TV

Homeless Houston man on I-10 overwhelmed by phone calls  KTRK-TV

A Houston man who went viral with his sign seeking a job that would feed him and his dog has seen a dramatic outpouring of support.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 9:31 am


U of Houston Receives Anonymous Gift of $50 Million - Inside Higher Ed

U of Houston Receives Anonymous Gift of $50 Million  Inside Higher Ed

The University of Houston has received an anonymous gift of $50 million. The funds will be used for faculty recruitment to four institutes: in energy, infrastructure, ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 7:11 am


Democratic presidential debate in Houston on verge of being a two-night event - Houston Chronicle

Democratic presidential debate in Houston on verge of being a two-night event  Houston Chronicle

Democrats are just one poll away from turning the Houston Democratic presidential candidates debate into a two-night event in mid-September at Texas ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 5:00 am


Diversion program succeeds in southeast Houston, Fifth Ward next - KHOU.com

Diversion program succeeds in southeast Houston, Fifth Ward next  KHOU.com

HOUSTON — The success of a youth diversion program in a Sunnyside middle school led to the launch of something bigger on five campuses in Fifth Ward.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 3:38 am


UH receives $50 million gift from anonymous donor - Houston Chronicle

UH receives $50 million gift from anonymous donor  Houston Chronicle

The University of Houston has received a $50 million gift from an anonymous donor, but the donation will require UH to match or raise another $50 million in ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 12:21 am


Longtime Houston Chronicle sports writer Bill McMurray dies - Houston Chronicle

Longtime Houston Chronicle sports writer Bill McMurray dies  Houston Chronicle

Bill McMurray was a longtime sports writer for the Houston Chronicle, covering high school football from the days of integration during the 1960s through the ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 11:52 pm


Houston traffic congestion 7th worst in US, says new Texas A&M study - KHOU.com

Houston traffic congestion 7th worst in US, says new Texas A&M study  KHOU.com

Researchers found the Houston metro area had the 7th-highest total congestion in the country.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 11:34 pm


Houston Texans: Derrick Jones signing adds needed depth to secondary - Toro Times

Houston Texans: Derrick Jones signing adds needed depth to secondary  Toro Times

The Houston Texans added more depth at cornerback by signing Derrick Jones, but released Stephen Louis in the process.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 11:03 pm


Travis Scott kicks off Netflix documentary with surprise Houston pop-up - KTRK-TV

Travis Scott kicks off Netflix documentary with surprise Houston pop-up  KTRK-TV

It was an instant party on the northwest side. Hundreds of fans lined up for the chance to see Houston's own Travis Scott in a rare pop-up appearance, promoting ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 10:42 pm


15-year-old Houston boy reported missing - Chron

15-year-old Houston boy reported missing  Chron

Authorities are seeking the public's help in finding a 15 year-old Houston boy. Daniel Ceron Jr. was last seen Tuesday in the northern part of the city. He is black ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 9:54 pm


Must-try Houston bakeries and their iconic baked goods - Chron

Must-try Houston bakeries and their iconic baked goods  Chron

Houston's top bakeries have much to offer, with several serving up a highly sought-after signature item. A bakery in Bellaire doles out irresistible petit fours, while ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 9:20 pm


Groundbreaking Houston Restaurant Named One of Time Magazine's 100 Greatest Places in the World - PaperCity Magazine

Groundbreaking Houston Restaurant Named One of Time Magazine's 100 Greatest Places in the World  PaperCity Magazine

You could say 2019 has been a very good year for chef Jonathan “Jonny” Rhodes. At just 28 years old, the former Marine and his wife, Chana (who served ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 7:03 pm


Houston-area people, moments that went viral this summer - Chron.com

Houston-area people, moments that went viral this summer  Chron.com

Houston had its fair share of viral moments this summer. Who could forget Billy's Donuts in Missouri City? The store gained attention nationwide earlier this year ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 4:59 pm


Atlanta’s Fast-Casual Asian Kitchen Will Blanket Houston With Locations - Eater Houston

Atlanta’s Fast-Casual Asian Kitchen Will Blanket Houston With Locations  Eater Houston

Tin Drum Asia Kitchen hopes to have five area locations.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 4:33 pm


Mowers find body behind northeast Houston church - Chron

Mowers find body behind northeast Houston church  Chron

Workers mowing a vacant lot near a northeast Houston Baptist church stumbled upon a body on the property Thursday morning. The mowers were working at ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 4:24 pm


Unearthed tapes, letters show Southern Baptist leaders' support for pastor who faced sex scandal - Houston Chronicle

Unearthed tapes, letters show Southern Baptist leaders' support for pastor who faced sex scandal  Houston Chronicle

Published Aug. 22, 2019. For decades, Paige Patterson has been a towering figure in the Southern Baptist Convention, having led the nation's second-largest ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 4:14 pm


AmazonFresh expands to three key markets: Houston, Minneapolis and Phoenix - TechCrunch

AmazonFresh expands to three key markets: Houston, Minneapolis and Phoenix  TechCrunch

AmazonFresh, one of two main grocery delivery services Amazon operates, is expanding to new markets, the retailer announced this morning. The *service* will ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 3:43 pm


New vintage shop in north Houston bringing old school to back-to-school - KTRK-TV

New vintage shop in north Houston bringing old school to back-to-school  KTRK-TV

The Arena is a new specialty vintage store where shoppers can find hip 90s-inspired fashion and vintage jerseys in north Houston.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 2:13 pm


Detroit-Houston: The MLB upset that had the sports betting world buzzing last night - The Philadelphia Inquirer

Detroit-Houston: The MLB upset that had the sports betting world buzzing last night  The Philadelphia Inquirer

One better lost $63k and another dropped $50k as the Tigers beat Justin Verlander and the Astros in what Vegas insiders are calling the biggest upset in recent ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 2:03 pm


Kroger now selling CBD lotions, oils and creams in Houston - Houston Chronicle

Kroger now selling CBD lotions, oils and creams in Houston  Houston Chronicle

Kroger on Wednesday announced it had begun selling hemp-derived CBD lotions, oils and creams in 88 stores across Texas, including in Houston.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 12:52 pm


Houston commuters waste 75 hours a year in traffic, study finds - Houston Chronicle

Houston commuters waste 75 hours a year in traffic, study finds  Houston Chronicle

Houston-area traffic congestion has never been a picnic. A new study now estimates it is almost a paid vacation. Houston area commuters waste 75 hours ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 12:26 pm


See Who Will Be Coming to Houston's Newest Food Hall, Politan Row - Houstonia Magazine

See Who Will Be Coming to Houston's Newest Food Hall, Politan Row  Houstonia Magazine

Houston is officially crammed with food halls. From Conservatory to Understory to Finn Hall to Bravery Chef Hall to Click Virtual Food Hall, there's no shortage of ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 11:02 am


‘Lord forgive ’em’: Larry Swearingen executed despite claims of innocence - Houston Chronicle

‘Lord forgive ’em’: Larry Swearingen executed despite claims of innocence  Houston Chronicle

The courts all turned down the 48-year-old Montgomery County man's final claims and he met his end on the gurney in Huntsville. He is Texas' fourth inmate ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 12:37 am


Judge upholds Houston noise ordinance in White Oak Music Hall case - Houston Chronicle

Judge upholds Houston noise ordinance in White Oak Music Hall case  Houston Chronicle

A Houston municipal judge on Wednesday upheld a provision of Houston's noise ordinance that prohibits venues from making people "aware of vibrations or ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 9:30 pm


XFL unveils its Houston team: The Houston Roughnecks - Houston Chronicle

XFL unveils its Houston team: The Houston Roughnecks  Houston Chronicle

When the XFL kicks off in February, the Houston team will be known as the Houston Roughnecks. The XFL unveiled team names and logos for all eight teams in ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 7:58 pm


Houston deputy shot multiple times during routine traffic stop, rushed to hospital - Chron

Houston deputy shot multiple times during routine traffic stop, rushed to hospital  Chron

A deputy is recovering at home Wednesday after he was shot multiple times while he approached a vehicle during a routine traffic stop earlier, and police said ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 7:47 pm


Houston’s older buildings find new life as hotels - Houston Chronicle

Houston’s older buildings find new life as hotels  Houston Chronicle

Boasting one of the fastest growth rates in the country when it comes to hotel-room inventory, Houston is adding many of its new rooms in historic downtown ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 7:00 pm


Houston Republican Kathaleen Wall files to run for Congress again - Houston Chronicle

Houston Republican Kathaleen Wall files to run for Congress again  Houston Chronicle

Two years after Houston Republican donor Kathaleen Wall poured $6.2 million of her own money into a failed attempt to win a congressional seat, she's taking ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 6:23 pm


Houston youth pastor charged with indecency with a child - Chron

Houston youth pastor charged with indecency with a child  Chron

A 29-year-old Houston church youth pastor was arrested Tuesday after investigators said she had an inappropriate relationship with a child. Shannon Coutouzis ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 5:02 pm


Why Your Team Sucks 2019: Houston Texans - Deadspin

Why Your Team Sucks 2019: Houston Texans  Deadspin

Some people are fans of the Houston Texans. But many, many more people are NOT fans of the Houston Texans. This 2019 Deadspin NFL team preview is for ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 5:00 pm


University of Houston unveils first look at new College of Medicine - KHOU.com

University of Houston unveils first look at new College of Medicine  KHOU.com

HOUSTON — Texas Gov. Greg Abbot will establish the city of Houston's first medical school since 1972 at the University of Houston during a bill-signing ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 4:50 pm


Growing software company opens Houston office - Houston Chronicle

Growing software company opens Houston office  Houston Chronicle

A software company that says it's valued at $7 billion is opening an office in Houston Thursday as it aims to win customers in the health care and energy sectors ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 2:59 pm


Former No. 1 overall pick, Texans player Mario Williams accused of trespassing in Katy woman's home - Chron

Former No. 1 overall pick, Texans player Mario Williams accused of trespassing in Katy woman's home  Chron

Mario Williams, a former Texans player and the No. 1 overall draft pick in 2006, was arrested Tuesday after he was accused of trespassing in a Katy woman's ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 2:13 am


Houston attorney Jeffery Stern, along with additional lawyers, charged with federal crimes - KTRK-TV

Houston attorney Jeffery Stern, along with additional lawyers, charged with federal crimes  KTRK-TV

Prominent Houston plaintiff's attorney Jeffrey Stern is charged with four others in an alleged case-running scheme that also allegedly included tax evasion and ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 10:07 pm


Defense looking to build on two-takeaway performance in Houston - detroitlions.com

Defense looking to build on two-takeaway performance in Houston  detroitlions.com

One of the more important statistics to come out of last week's second preseason game in Houston were the two turnovers the Lions generated on defense by ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 9:45 pm


Houston woman says men, strange texts started showing up after her ex impersonated her, records show - KPRC Click2Houston

Houston woman says men, strange texts started showing up after her ex impersonated her, records show  KPRC Click2Houston

A Houston woman's ex-husband is accused of impersonating her on several adult websites following an argument, court records show.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 9:18 pm


Lawsuit accuses UH of discrimination in football coach hiring process - Chron

Lawsuit accuses UH of discrimination in football coach hiring process  Chron

A lawsuit has been filed against the University of Houston that accuses the school of discrimination and failure to properly post its head football coaching ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 8:57 pm


Houston's (latest) most anticipated restaurant openings, August - Chron

Houston's (latest) most anticipated restaurant openings, August  Chron

Houston has seen the addition of some hot, new establishments since our last roundup of highly anticipated restaurants. Houston has seen the addition of some ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 6:39 pm


Pressed Juicery Will Open Its First Houston Location - Eater Houston

Pressed Juicery Will Open Its First Houston Location  Eater Houston

LA-born brand Pressed Juicery plans to bring its healthy liquid goods to Houston next year. The cult chain, founded in Brentwood, California in 2010, has ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 5:34 pm


Tom Brady's lifestyle and fitness gym set to touch down in Houston - KTRK-TV

Tom Brady's lifestyle and fitness gym set to touch down in Houston  KTRK-TV

HOUSTON, Texas -- Houston Texans defensive end J.J. Watt praises the New England Patriots' Tom Brady as the "best quarterback of all time." But you've got to ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 5:33 pm


Resident shot during Houston home burglary involving multiple suspects - Houston Chronicle

Resident shot during Houston home burglary involving multiple suspects  Houston Chronicle

Houston Police Lt. Larry Crowson said the resident suffered a gunshot wound to the leg after "three to four males" forced their way into his home at the 3400 ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 11:36 am


5 cases of cattle theft reported in southeast Houston - KTRK-TV

5 cases of cattle theft reported in southeast Houston  KTRK-TV

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) -- Houston may be a major metropolitan area, but symbols of its frontier past can be found in large pastures scattered around the city, ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 3:39 am


Bomb threat sparks evacuation of Houston Walmart store | abc13.com - KTRK-TV

Bomb threat sparks evacuation of Houston Walmart store | abc13.com  KTRK-TV

A Walmart store on Houston's west side has reopened after a bomb threat sparked a flurry of law enforcement activity.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 1:21 am


Monday weather forecast: Houston area likely to see likely mix of sun, rain during day, rush hour - Chron

Monday weather forecast: Houston area likely to see likely mix of sun, rain during day, rush hour  Chron

The weather in Houston can be unpredictable. That sentiment should prove true on Monday. The latest forecast from the National Weather *Service* for the ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 6:57 pm


The Final Crowning: Introducing Miss Houston Latina 2019 - Chron.com

The Final Crowning: Introducing Miss Houston Latina 2019  Chron.com

Thirty-five hopeful contenders shined on the stage on Saturday night at the Miss Houston Latina pageant. Only one talented beauty emerged as the reigning ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 2:40 am


At Least 6 Teens Shot in Houston at ‘Instant House Party’ Organized on Snapchat - KTLA Los Angeles

At Least 6 Teens Shot in Houston at ‘Instant House Party’ Organized on Snapchat  KTLA Los Angeles

An impromptu house party devolved into chaos when a verbal dispute led to the shootings of at least six teenagers. The shooting victims -- a 17-year-old female, ...

Published on 18 August 2019 | 7:40 pm


Man found fatally shot in car in north Houston - Chron

Man found fatally shot in car in north Houston  Chron

A man was shot and killed in north Houston Friday, according to officials who found the victim in a car just south of Aldine. Harris County Sheriff's deputies ...

Published on 17 August 2019 | 12:53 pm


Things to Do: The Best Things to Eat and Drink in Houston This Weekend - Houston Press

Things to Do: The Best Things to Eat and Drink in Houston This Weekend  Houston Press

We bring you a list of the hottest culinary happenings in Houston this weekend.

Published on 16 August 2019 | 9:00 am


Essay: I tried, and failed, to get around Houston on Metro - Houston Chronicle

Essay: I tried, and failed, to get around Houston on Metro  Houston Chronicle

A German exchange journalist arrives in Houston and tries to get around just using Metro. Here's what happened.

Published on 16 August 2019 | 7:00 am








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