Police hunt for wanted Houston-area capital murder suspect
houstonchronicle.com / Fri, 13 Jan 2017 00:26:13 UT
Police are on the hunt for a capital murder suspect accused of shooting a man during a drug deal robbery.
Teen charged with interfering with investigators in violent melee in north Harris County
houstonchronicle.com / Thu, 12 Jan 2017 19:11:46 UT
A teenager accused of fighting with a police officer will remain in jail on $500 bail after being accused of interfering with a homicide investigation Wednesday night at a volatile scene in north Harris County.
Eye-popping Body Worlds RX exhibit coming to Houston for four-month run
houstonchronicle.com / Fri, 6 Jan 2017 15:07:33 UT
One of the most visually-stunning and humbling anatomical exhibits is coming to The Health Museum in Houston for a four-month stay.
Fire burns East End home
houstonchronicle.com / Tue, 17 Jan 2017 13:07:29 UT
Fire damaged portions of a vacant home early Tuesday morning in east Houston.
A Texas boy vanishes, now police seek to arrest the mother
houstonchronicle.com / Sat, 7 Jan 2017 19:25:38 UT
A 5-year-old boy from Central Texas disappeared in September. Now, police want to arrest his mother.
ALUMNI NOTEBOOK: TWHS grad McDaniel honored by Conference USA
YourHoustonNews.com / Wed, 05 Oct 2016 20:10:00 -0500
Madison McDaniel played excellent defense last week on the volleyball court and was recognized for it by her conference.
Houston group advises mosques not to answer state rep’s poll on Sharia law
houstonchronicle.com / Thu, 19 Jan 2017 17:55:49 UT
The Houston chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations is advising local mosques not to respond to a questionnaire from a state legislator. Mustafaa Carroll, executive director of the council in Houston, said some of the 100-plus mosques in the Houston area had received copies of the poll from Rep. Kyle Biedermann, R-Fredericksburg.
Galveston begins pouring 1 million cubic yards of new sand on seawall beaches
houstonchronicle.com / Mon, 16 Jan 2017 17:01:03 UT
After more than two months of delays, fresh sand began pouring onto the beach in front of the Galveston seawall Monday as a $19.5 million dollar resanding project got underway.
Hilarious New Braunfels, Texas weather report resembles ‘50 Shades of Grey’
houstonchronicle.com / Fri, 6 Jan 2017 14:39:31 UT
February might be a month away, but even newspapers can't contain their excitement for romance.
How to spot a counterfeit Super Bowl ticket
houstonchronicle.com / Wed, 11 Jan 2017 14:31:49 UT
We are just over three weeks away from the Super Bowl rolling into Houston's NRG Stadium, but tickets are at a shocking high.
ICYMI: Wildcatter hailed, watchdog survives & chemical reforms failed
houstonchronicle.com / Mon, 9 Jan 2017 16:25:42 UT
Our recap of #goodreads #scoops and #investigations from the Houston Chronicle for December 30-January 9.
Blue Bell is trying to relax costly precautions a year after recalls and #Listeria-related deaths, documents show. Obama's attempts to reform the #chemicalsafety failed after #West because of congressional inactivity and industry pressure. Chronic flooding problems in #Houston are fixable - but support for fixes surges only after storms. And an independent government watchdog agency survives - barely - after congressmen embarrassed by its efforts attempted to kill it. Read all about it.
Two CVS stores hit by smash-and-grab thieves
houstonchronicle.com / Wed, 11 Jan 2017 17:58:57 UT
Two CVS stores in Harris County were hit early Wednesday by smash-and-grab thieves that in one case tried to steal the ATM inside, authorities said. It is unclear if the two burglaries were connected.
Tornadoes possible as thunderstorms hit Houston region
houstonchronicle.com / Mon, 16 Jan 2017 12:01:56 UT
Heavy thunderstorms are expected to rumble through the Houston region Monday, possibly sparking tornadoes in some spots and drenching much of the area.
Conroe Symphony Orchestra opener close to magnificent
YourHoustonNews.com / Wed, 05 Oct 2016 08:48:00 -0500
By Peggie Miller / performing arts columnist“Close to” may not be exact.
Fatal crash blocks North Freeway near downtown
houstonchronicle.com / Tue, 17 Jan 2017 15:58:11 UT
One man died in a three-vehicle crash on Tuesday morning on Interstate 10 at Interstate 45 near downtown, forcing officials to shut down the freeway.
Rio Grande Valley