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Crime

Suspects ram police car during attempted getaway

Suspects ram police car during attempted getawayWhat should have been a routine traffic stop turned into a chase for a pair of Houston police officers
  • Crime
  • 1 day, 11 hours ago
Local

Drunk driver crashes into off-duty police officer

Drunk driver crashes into off-duty police officerNeither the driver nor officer were injured
  • Local
  • 1 day, 12 hours ago
Local

Houston changes approach to sermon subpoenas

Houston changes approach to sermon subpoenasCity attorneys have backed off a request to obtain sermons but have refused to withdraw subpoenas seeking other information from five Houston pastors who publicly opposed an ordinance banning discrimination against gay and transgender residents.
  • Local
  • 2 days, 1 hour ago
Local

Crane topples over next to McGill Toyota

Crane topples over next to McGill ToyotaHearts were pounding at a construction site in west Houston when a giant crane tipped over and crashed to the ground.
  • Local
  • 2 days, 5 hours ago
News

Two teens shot near Hall Stadium in Missouri City

Two teens shot near Hall Stadium in Missouri CityInvestigators say the 17-year-old victims were walking toward the stadium when a vehicle drove by and fired shots at them.
  • News
  • 2 days, 12 hours ago
Neighborhood

Husband dies in house fire in NW Harris County

Husband dies in house fire in NW Harris CountyA husband is dead and his wife was hospitalized after a house fire Thursday night at their northwest Harris County home, fire officials said.
  • Neighborhood
  • 2 days, 16 hours ago
Health

Houston stripper was onboard Ebola-infected flight

Houston stripper was onboard Ebola-infected flightSo now Cole is under a voluntary quarantine in his home near Dallas.
  • Health
  • 3 days ago
Crime

Man shot after argument at SE Harris County nightclub

Man shot after argument at SE Harris County nightclubAn argument at a night club in southeast Harris County ended with shots being fired.
  • Crime
  • 2 days, 16 hours ago
Local

Harris County inmate considered low-risk for Ebola transported to hospital

Harris County inmate considered low-risk for Ebola transported to hospitalHarris County health officials say an inmate who was brought in Thursday night to the jail answered some Ebola screening questions positively.
  • Local
  • 2 days, 17 hours ago
News

Ebola: #FactsNotFear

Ebola: #FactsNotFearWith the death of the first person to be diagnosed with Ebola in the United States, as well as its first transmission in this country, concern about the deadly virus is growing.
  • News
  • 5 days, 10 hours ago
Life

Pet of the Week: A cutie named Gerdy

Pet of the Week: A cutie named GerdyThere are plenty of older dogs and cats at the Houston SPCA still waiting patiently for their forever homes.
  • Life
  • 2 days, 5 hours ago
Features

CultureMap Moment: Different take on Marie Antoinette

CultureMap Moment: Different take on Marie Antoinette"Marie Antoinette" is playing now at Stages Repertory Theatre. It follows her rise and fall in becoming queen of France in her late teens.
  • Features
  • 2 days, 13 hours ago
Local

Driver injured in 2-vehicle accident involving Alief ISD school bus

Driver injured in 2-vehicle accident involving Alief ISD school busA school bus carrying Alief ISD students was involved in a two-vehicle accident at the intersection of Empanada Drive and Howell Sugar Land Drive Friday afternoon.
  • Local
  • 2 days, 9 hours ago
Politics

Backlash continues against mayor over controversial subpoenas

Backlash continues against mayor over controversial subpoenasU.S. Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, visited with pastors Thursday and said the city "crossed the line."
  • Politics
  • 3 days, 4 hours ago
Crime

Bus driver arrested in death of Houston cyclist

Bus driver arrested in death of Houston cyclistHouston police say a school bus driver has been charged with failing to stop and render aid in the death of a 56-year-old bicyclist who was struck and killed.
  • Crime
  • 3 days, 11 hours ago
Local

Man found guilty in strangulation of great-grandmother

Man found guilty in strangulation of great-grandmotherThe 90-year-old great-grandmother was found dead on October 1, 2013 in the 700 block of Cherrybark.
  • Local
  • 3 days, 7 hours ago
Crime

Store clerk, customer escape smash and grab robbery in NW Houston

Store clerk, customer escape smash and grab robbery in NW HoustonA convenience store clerk and a customer barely escaped Thursday morning when seven masked men in a pickup drove right through the store.
  • Crime
  • 3 days, 9 hours ago
Crime

Police searching for 2nd suspect after 2 women robbed in NW Houston

Police searching for 2nd suspect after 2 women robbed in NW HoustonPolice are still trying to track down a dangerous armed robber who pulled a gun on two women early Thursday in a northwest Houston parking lot.
  • Crime
  • 3 days, 16 hours ago
Local

Harris County D.A. announces specialty court

Harris County D.A. announces specialty courtThe new court is called Survivors Acquiring Freedom and Empowerment or "SAFE."
  • Local
  • 3 days, 5 hours ago
Investigations

I-Team: Carpools mad at HOV cheaters, police

I-Team: Carpools mad at HOV cheaters, policeCommuters say the problem is cheaters—single driver cars—clogging the diamond lanes, which are supposed to be only for multi-passenger vehicles
  • Investigations
  • 4 days ago
Crime

2 of 3 suspects arrested in shooting robbery of 74-year-old

2 of 3 suspects arrested in shooting robbery of 74-year-oldThe victim remains in stable condition.
  • Crime
  • 4 days, 1 hour ago
Crime

HPD: School bus driver hits cyclist, then runs

HPD: School bus driver hits cyclist, then runsHouston police are investigating a hit-and-run that left a cyclist dead Wednesday morning.
  • Crime
  • 4 days, 4 hours ago
Ebola

UTMB Galveston agrees to dispose of Ebola medical waste

UTMB Galveston agrees to dispose of Ebola medical wasteAmid growing concerns about the transmission of Ebola, UTMB-Galveston announced it's agreed to accept medical waste from Ebola patients.
  • Ebola
  • 3 days, 5 hours ago
Health

Houston health care facilities say they're ready for Ebola

Houston health care facilities say they're ready for EbolaThe response to disease has to be nimble, especially now.
  • Health
  • 4 days, 2 hours ago
Crime

Two men arrested for murder of 14-year-old boy

Two men arrested for murder of 14-year-old boyPolice say Jose Grandados-Guevara and William Valladares stabbed Jose Meraz with a machete
  • Crime
  • 4 days, 6 hours ago
Health

Highlights from #FactsNotFear Facebook Q&A on Ebola

Highlights from #FactsNotFear Facebook Q&A on EbolaThree medical professionals answered viewers' questions on Ebola
  • Health
  • 3 days, 3 hours ago
Features

Surprise Squad: Chita and Mia hand out tacos to HISD bus drivers

Surprise Squad: Chita and Mia hand out tacos to HISD bus driversSurprise Squad: Chita and Mia hand out tacos to HISD bus drivers
  • Features
  • 3 days, 11 hours ago