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-- June 20 --

First interior image released in Uvalde school shooting shows officers with more firepower than previously believed

-- June 18 --

Houston home becomes crime scene for third time in one week

New $2 billion lagoon community breaks ground in NE Harris County

Sen. John Cornyn booed when speaking on guns during Texas GOP convention

Denied and delayed: Agencies object to release of public records in Uvalde shooting investigation

-- June 17 --

After losing nearly 300 pounds, son eligible to be living liver donor for his father

Billion-dollar economic boost coming to Houston after city selected to host 2026 FIFA World Cup

Principal, witnesses testify in front of committee investigating Robb Elementary School shooting

People asked to avoid removing, cleaning up memorials on Uvalde city property

-- June 16 --

History in South Texas: Republican elected as first Mexican-born congresswoman

Mother of 9-year-old shooting victim said suspect threatened to kill her a week ago

Viral TikTok shows damage, awful conditions inside New Braunfels adult living facility

-- June 15 --

HPD: Capital murder suspect arrested, accused of killing ex-girlfriend's 9-year-old daughter

Heatmap shows where carjackings are happening most in Houston

Woman strapped to gurney pulls gun from underneath dress and fires shots inside Conroe hospital, police say

At 16 years old, teen opens own food truck in Houston area in honor of his grandfather

Cult expert gives insight into the religious group he suspects to have given 'Baby Holly Marie' away

Texas sees increase in first-time callers needing help paying mortgage, utilities as prices continue to rise across U.S.

-- June 14 --

The Saharan dust is back: And that's both good news and bad news.

Police kill man who showed up to Duncanville summer camp with gun and fired shots, police say

$1.5 million in federal funding given to Uvalde CISD to rebuild after shooting

San Antonio couple recognized after fostering dozens of children

Texas-based hate group was behind attempted riot at Pride event in Idaho, authorities say

-- June 13 --

Bush Airport making changes to help with traffic congestion as expansion continues

ERCOT data shows Texas saw largest demand ever for electricity amid early heatwave

Conroe man among 31 arrested, accused of planning riots near Idaho Pride celebration

HCSO: 7-year-old boy killed while he was in bed during drive-by shooting

-- June 12 --

No freshmen on varsity teams? This is one of several rule changes UIL is considering

Four boys and their grandfather being remembered in funeral service today

Watch the full funeral service for Mark, Waylon, Carson, Hudson and Bryson

-- June 11 --

Coyote vs. Cat: Fierce feline narrowly escapes its enemy in Surfside showdown

Four boys and their grandfather being remembered in funeral service today

Arrest made in investigation into missing woman found dead in trunk in Texas City

-- June 10 --

New details on how Gonzalo Lopez escaped on prison transport

What is it? Texas zoo captures 'strange image' of an unidentified creature

Felicia Johnson update: Man charged with murder in disappearance of 24-year-old woman

'That was a grand mistake' | Former Texas Rangers chief on changing narrative following Uvalde shooting

HPD investigating video of man seen yelling racial slurs at biracial couple

-- June 9 --

Truck drivers parking their rigs as gas prices continue to climb

Only 12 of Houston's 37 city pools are open due to a lifeguard shortage

'Bring my first home to my second home': Patrick Mahomes opens Whataburger in Kansas City

'Baby Holly Marie' found alive more than 40 years after her parents were found murdered in rural Houston

Texas to reclaim title of world's largest Buc-ee's

-- June 8 --

Petroleum engineer busts gas mileage myths

'She was the light': Girl killed after car plunged into Brays Bayou was Milby High School student

Funeral arrangements announced for Collins family

Questions linger after DNA found at a nearby home days before Tomball family killed

Video shows Dallas mother carrying unconscious 4-year-old to deputy, who saves her

-- June 7 --

'She is a miracle': Family of Uvalde survivor recounts elementary school shooting terror

Uvalde teacher shot twice by gunman demands change in gun laws: 'I will not let them die in vain'

U.S. Marshals offering reward for information on Austin woman suspected of killing cyclist

Kyle Rittenhouse now says he’s going to Blinn College after Texas A&M said he’s not enrolled there

Why Texas Governor Greg Abbott is ignoring calls for special session on gun control

'Make their loss of life matter' | Matthew McConaughey makes passionate plea for gun law changes

-- June 6 -- 

Coroner says grandpa, grandsons killed in Centerville had apparently been stabbed

Astros 2017 World Series championship banner missing from plaza outside Minute Maid Park

Texas A&M says Kyle Rittenhouse hasn't been admitted, despite what he said on radio show

Kyle Rittenhouse now says he's going to Blinn College, not Texas A&M

Travelers face strict restrictions and requirements for cruises

St. Mary's University creates scholarship in memory of Robb Elementary victim Alexandria 'Lexi' A. Rubio

TDCJ suspends inmate transport in wake of Gonzalo Lopez's escape

-- June 5 --

Tomball community rallies around Collins family after quintuple murder

Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick pushing to provide every school police officer with a bulletproof shield

Disney sends family of Uvalde victim Ellie Garcia a gift; she was days away from 10th birthday party

-- June 4 --

No, an off-duty Border Patrol agent didn’t shoot and kill the Uvalde school shooter

'$500 for 6 cans' | Houston-area mother shells out a small fortune to ship in baby formula from Peru

Artist creates portraits of Uvalde victims using LEGOs

Some of the 70 missing children found in West Texas were trafficked in DFW. Here's what investigators want you to know

-- June 3 --

'We are devastated': Five family members, including 4 Tomball ISD students, murdered near Centerville

Escaped convicted killer Gonzalo Lopez dead after shootout with officers south of San Antonio, TDCJ says

'I wish I didn’t have to' | Organization builds, donates crosses for grieving communities

'Stay strong' | Southwest passengers send message of hope to Uvalde children

-- June 2 --

'Nothing was being done' | Mother describes running inside Robb Elementary during mass shooting to save her sons

'It hits us at the end of the day' | Therapy dogs, handlers help Uvalde heal

Texas Rangers given authority to seize, download contents of Uvalde shooting suspect's cellphone

Mourners say goodbye to Uvalde teacher Irma Garcia and her husband Joe

'I want to know' | Sen. Roland Gutierrez demands DPS report on response to Uvalde school shooting

-- June 1 --

Border patrol agent hailed as hero after Uvalde shooting

Students will not return to Robb Elementary School, Uvalde CISD leader says

-- May 31 -- 

Uvalde Mayor announces City Council members have been sworn in. That includes CISD Police Chief Pete Arredondo.

Uvalde CISD police chief not responding to interview requests from Texas Rangers, DPS says

Texas police: Teacher closed propped-open door before attack at Uvalde, Texas elementary school

Uvalde massacre survivor smeared blood on herself, pretended to be dead in order to make it out alive

Uvalde mayor addresses misinformation claims, police chief's election to city council

The roots of Uvalde

Young alligator spotted in west Harris County neighborhood

-- May 30 --

U.S. Marshals release photos of escaped inmate's tattoos

Texans descend on Uvalde to offer support to families of massacre victims

Agencies recover 70 missing children in West Texas

-- May 29 --

Justice Department to conduct review of law enforcement response to Uvalde school shooting

Uvalde school police hosted active shooter training in March

Funeral planning underway for the victims of the Uvalde school shooting

Matthew McConaughey visits hometown of Uvalde after school shooting

Uvalde County Attorney shuts down rumors about Uvalde shooter connected to 2018 investigation

DPS director gives updated timeline in mass shooting at Uvalde, Texas school

-- May 28 --

Before massacre, Uvalde gunman frequently threatened teen girls online

Dad uses bolt cutters to help save Uvalde students during mass shootings

'We need help. I love you.' | Uvalde teachers provide firsthand account of gunman shooting into their classroom

'Aggressive' dolphin on Texas coast deemed threat to public safety, NOAA says

Desperate dad creates website to find baby formula

-- May 27 --

"It was wrong. Period." DPS director lays out timeline of shooting in new press conference.

DPS director gives updated timeline in Uvalde shooting

Live tweet breakdown of press conference

Watch the full press conference from 11 a.m. on May 27

All 21 Uvalde shooting victims now identified

Gov. Abbott 'livid' about being misinformed about Uvalde shooting

Mother of Uvalde shooting suspect asks for forgiveness

Threats increase against Houston-area schools after Uvalde shooting

-- May 26 --

May 26 DPS press conference about Uvalde shooting

Funeral home offering free services for families

Husband of teacher killed in Uvalde shooting dies from heart attack

Uvalde police response to school shooting under review amid discrepancies in statements, authorities say

Fourth-grader who survived Uvalde school shooting gives heartbreaking account of what gunman told students

Could Facebook have warned authorities about the Uvalde shooter's messages?

First responder says his daughter was shot as she was calling police

'Go in there!' Onlookers urged police to charge into Uvalde school

'We simply cannot cancel' | Mayor Turner says NRA meeting will go on as scheduled

-- May 25 --

Beto O'Rourke interrupts Gov. Abbott press conference

Uvalde shooting victims identified

All 21 Uvalde shooting victims were in the same classroom

How to help the victims of the Uvalde shooting

-- May 24 --

Gov. Abbott: 14 students, 1 teacher killed in Uvalde elementary school shooting

New Texas DPS document reveals motive behind Vanessa Guillen's murder

Texas-based Buc-ee's to open first location in Colorado

Moriah Wilson murder: What we know so far about the crime, Kaitlin Armstrong

-- May 23 --

Austin-area cyclist on the run, charged with murder in fellow cycling star's death

More than 100 arrests made on Bolivar Peninsula this weekend

How do fire ants form giant rafts to survive floods?

Last public payphone removed in NYC

Money from Harris County toll roads to fund hike, bike trails

-- May 19 --

$115M earned by Airbnb hosts in rural Texas areas in 2021. Which counties got the most money?

Saban calls out Texas A&M for using NIL deals to buy players

4 people dead in apparent murder-suicide in northwest Harris County, Sheriff Ed Gonzalez says

New 52.5-mile stretch of Grand Parkway opening to traffic after decades of planning and construction

-- May 18 --

Santa Fe HS tragedy 4 years later: Couple builds new life after loss

2-year-old Kingsville boy has 31 cheeseburgers delivered by DoorDash without mother's knowledge

Escaped inmate search in East Texas continues as new video emerges

Project Lifesaver helps find missing people in Harris County

Giant snails invade Katy neighborhood

What to do about apple snails, an invasive species in Texas

-- May 17 --

71 baby birds rescued, dozens found dead after nesting area destroyed

Large alligator captured near park in La Porte

Houston reporter Brandon Walker becomes subject of viral conspiracy theory after news station typo

-- May 16 --

Electricity consumption limits advised as half-dozen power plants remain offline

Search for Gonzalo Lopez | Largest concentrated manhunt in nearly 20 years continues in East Texas

Video shows boy hitting Forney family's door with whip; father arrested after gun goes off, officials say

Report: There is believed to be $340M worth of treasure buried across Texas

-- May 14 --

'Really, really big' | Massive alligator gar caught in Houston bayou

Here's how to see Sunday's lunar eclipse in Houston

-- May 13 --

KC & the Sunshine Band tickets

19-year-old arrested, charged in connection with high school seniors found dead in The Woodlands

Escaped inmate still on the loose in East Texas, schools closed

NRG Park employees get training on how to identify child sex trafficking victims

Medical experts warn against homemade baby formula as shortages continue

-- May 12 --

Influencers frustrated by Instagram's filter ban for Texans

Mother reported missing found dead in trunk of car in Texas City, police say

Where are the most hit-and-run crashes in Harris County?

HIDDEN GEM: Memory Park

-- May 11 --

North Texas teen who went missing from Mavs game was advertised and sold for sex in Oklahoma City. Her family says many people could've stopped it.

Massive century plant about to flower in front yard of Houston house

HPD: Key card mixup leads to 3 people being shot at NE Houston motel

-- May 10 --

Man caught on video using stolen lawnmower to cut victim's grass

Victor Cuevas, man at center of west Houston tiger incident, learns sentence in deadly shooting

Couple falls in love while recovering from heart, lung transplants in Houston

-- May 9 -- 

Hero dog saves Katy woman missing for days in George Bush Park

Firefighter swims across San Jacinto River to save stranded teen

Researchers want to send nude illustrations of humans into space

-- May 6 --

'Cut' catalytic converter ban passed by Houston City Council

NOAA offering reward of up to $20K for information on individuals who harmed dolphin on Texas beach

HIDDEN GEM: Buffalo Bayou Cistern

Hero dog saves Katy woman missing for days in George Bush Park

-- May 5 --

Woman whose body was found in a box has been identified | Suspect charged with murder

Gov. Abbott says Texas could challenge Supreme Court case requiring states to educate all kids

-- May 4 --

Constitutional law experts answer your questions about SCOTUS draft opinion leak

Weather records could fall this weekend in Houston

-- May 3 --

Want to avoid traffic at Bush Airport? These are the days, times you can expect to see the most congestion

If Supreme Court overturns Roe v. Wade, Texas will completely ban abortion

Why could the path to becoming a teacher in Texas soon change?

-- May 2 --

New details released in murder of 16-year-old Nimitz High School girl

President Biden to meet with parents of Houston man who hasn't been heard from since being abducted in Syria in 2012

8-foot alligator found wandering Humble neighborhood

Mayor Turner proclaims 5/2/2022 as Megan The Stallion Day in Houston

-- April 19 --

Apartment residents horrified after finding woman's body in box on sidewalk

Suspect in murder of 16-year-old Diamond Alvarez arrested again; this time, judge denies bond

Ashanti Grant update: 9-year-old out of ICU two months after road rage shooting, dad says

Texas state troopers must meet new waistline requirements or face consequences

Texas Task Force on Concert Safety releases final report in wake of deadly Astroworld Festival

-- April 18 --

Body of woman found inside box in SW Houston, police say

Juneteenth celebration, concert at Emancipation Park will feature Isley Brothers, Kool & the Gang

What to know before the Astros home opener

-- April 15 --

Parental leave approved unanimously for City of Houston employees

Bail bond board approves 10% minimum under pressure from victims' families

Awaiting execution, Carl Wayne Buntion talks to KHOU 11 News

Houston's largest produce company warns of higher prices due to Abbott's border inspections

Road rage fight stops traffic on Beltway 8

Bunnies on the Bayou

-- April 14 --

Stranded sick dolphin dies on Texas beach after being harassed by beachgoers

Hidden Gem: Fite Bridge Bat Colony

Texas TikTok celebrity diagnosed with stage 4 colon cancer, raising thousands for treatment

-- April 13 --

The Bellaire 13 | Meet the valedictorians of this Houston-area high school graduating class

15 catalytic converters stolen from parked vehicles at METRO Park & Ride in SE Houston

City of Houston says people need to stop feeding ducks at Hermann Park

'This is an incredible honor' | Fort Bend ISD to name new school after philanthropic teen who died of cancer

-- April 12 --

FROM APRIL 2022 - A Guatemalan mother facing death threats fled to Texas with her son. A pandemic rule kept them out.

FROM APRIL 2022 - ‘My feet would hurt from so much walking’: What migrant children have said about their journey to the US

FROM MARCH 2022 - Migrant misses U.S. court date after being kidnapped in Mexico, putting future in limbo

FROM SEPT 2021 - 'I spent five days underneath the bridge' | Houston shelter temporarily houses Haitian migrants

-- April 11 --

Galveston County counselor missing since March 18 found safe near Nashville, WCSO reports

HCSO: 80-year-old grandmother found beaten to death in Cypress area; grandson arrested

'We left everything' | Ukrainian refugees fly to Mexico, cross border to get to Houston

-- April 7 --

'Not cool at all' | Heights, Katy residents disturbed by racist flyers circulating in neighborhoods

7 Texas House representatives meet with death row inmate Melissa Lucio

HIDDEN GEM: Art Car Museum

-- April 6 --

Masked intruder confronts woman breastfeeding her child during deadly encounter, HPD says

Why a fungus could help Texas get rid of ants that can spew acid?

'She always makes my day better': First therapy dog at Texas Children's Hospital retiring this week

This Buc-ee's may not have clean restrooms, but it has pizzazz!

-- April 5 --

Bond set at $750,000 for man accused of killing Pct. 7 Deputy Constable Jennifer Chavis

Coyotes believed to be responsible for disappearing pets in Deer Park neighborhoods

Videos show drivers taking over Houston freeway to do doughnuts

Why are 'ghost flights' causing controversy?

-- April 4 --

Deputy Darren Almendarez update: Prosecutors announce they will seek death penalty in capital murder case

'It’ll change your life' | Yoyo's Hotdog draws hours-long lines in Rice Village

'They’re here' | Cameras capture all sorts of wild animals living in Houston

-- April 3 --

GRAMMY Awards have plenty of Houston representation! 

-- April 2 --

A taste of Megan Thee Stallion's H-Town Hottie Pie

-- April 1 --

'Maybe this is a wake up call': Computer glitch that led to release of 280 defendants happened three previous times

Attorney defends capital murder suspect granted bond in two cases

U.S. Census data confirms what Houston drivers feel — we're sitting in traffic longer

Beer, BBQ & best friends | Blood Bros., No Label team up on new brew

HIDDEN GEM: Twilight Epiphany Skyspace at Rice University

-- March 31 --

Voice cloning technology may have been used in Pearland scam

Museum of Fine Arts Houston locked in legal battle over Bernardo Bellotto painting

From Third Ward to Harvard to successful entrepreneur, Houston wig designer is turning heads

-- March 30 --

Child sex assault suspect targeted women with children on dating apps, MCSO says

Bruce Willis diagnosed with aphasia, 'stepping away' from acting career

What is aphasia and what are the signs?

Fugitive flamingo | 'Pink Floyd' spotted on Texas coast 17 years after escaping captivity in Kansas

Nearly 300 defendants released from Harris Co. Jail after a glitch prevented them from getting probable cause hearings

-- March 29 --

Travis Scott accused of violating Astroworld suits gag order

Father shot during home invasion with son nearby in east Houston, police say

Houston doctors save man's life on United flight

-- March 28 --

Will Smith hits Chris Rock on Oscars stage after joke about Jada Pinkett-Smith

Mystery solved | Here's the explanation for the red light in the Houston sky

Man arrested after video showed woman being chased down by speeding SUV in Pasadena park

What is alopecia?

-- March 27 --

Memorial Park land bridges, tunnels nearing completion

-- March 22 --

'We don't regret our decision' | Parents furious after some districts continue normal schedules during severe weather

Daylight shows extent of severe damage in Crockett, Texas after EF-2 tornado hits

-- March 21 --

Tracking strong storms, potential for flash flooding, hail, tornadoes overnight

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-- March 17 --

NTSB: 13-year-old was driving truck that struck van in West Texas, killing 9

This is what permanent daylight saving time would look like in Houston

Dig World construction-themed park opens this week in Katy

-- March 14 --

Family-owned gas station says thieves stole more than 1,000 gallons of diesel fuel

Record rodeo art: Art from two high school students sells at auction for $250K and $265K

-- March 11 -- 

Grand jury declines to indict Houston Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson over harassment, sex assault allegations

-- March 2 --

Texas judge blocks child abuse investigations of parents seeking gender-affirming care for trans kids

-- March 1 --

Administrator downplays vote count delay claim in Harris County

Texas Primary Election results: Key races

RodeoHouston's birthing center already home to new piglets, lambs

Father jumps in to save son from charging bull at Texas rodeo

Pasadena police seeking help in identifying woman being chased by vehicle in park

Texas Primary Election Day voting guide

Rodeo guide: Here's what you need to know before you head out to RodeoHouston

Houston's Be Someone sign changed to No War Know Peace

-- Feb. 25 -- 

The Texas primary is March 1. Here's what you need to know about early voting and voting day

'He's got his own personal bodyguard' | Trae tha Truth surprises Aldine ISD student after seeing him being beaten on video

Remembering Arlene: Funeral services held for 9-year-old shooting victim

Memorial Hermann, Blue Cross Blue Shield in standoff that could affect your insurance coverage

Houston teen has life-changing heart surgery and his mom has a message for other parents

Trail riders head into town for Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo

Learn about Harrison's Heroes

-- Feb. 24 --

DFPS says it will comply with Abbott, Paxton push to investigate transition procedures as child abuse

80 rides, 54 games & 36 food stands await at 2022 RodeoHouston carnival

Craving carnival cuisine? Here's what you can expect at RodeoHouston!

HIDDEN GEM: Rice University secrets

-- Feb. 22 --

Sara Goodwin update: Man charged with murder in death of missing 18-year-old

'Our nights are sleepless' | Wife of man charged in Arlene Alvarez's death issues statement on his behalf

'We’re just tired of it' | Homeowner chases down accused package thieves

'People can't cyber bully me': Texas A&M coach Sydney Carter responds to critics of her attire

Mom gives teenage son $1,800 to stay off social media for 6 years

Four more acts added to Bun B's 'H-Town Takeover' RodeoHouston concert

-- Feb. 21 -- 

Special riders compete at NRG Arena horse show ahead of RodeoHouston

Skydiving instructor dies one day after jump in which parachute didn't open

Kids, cars, guns and rage on Houston roads

Nearly 85 firefighters called out to popular wine bar in Old Town Spring, firefighters say

Check the routes of the trail riders as they make their way to town for Rodeo Houston!

-- Feb. 18 --

Partisan tactic by Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick’s campaign delays thousands of requests for mail-in ballots from Texas voters

Mother, husband charged with capital murder in death of 8-year-old son, Harris County DA's Office says

Surveillance video released of robbery suspect wanted for chain of events that led to Arlene Alvarez's death

Remains found during search for body of Daniel Brown

What was that bright flash in the sky early this morning?

-- Feb. 17 --

'The girl's body just couldn't take it anymore' | Houston mom sentenced in beating death of 5-year-old daughter

New details released in shooting death of 9-year-old Arlene Alvarez during court hearing

'She could barely stand up' | Man hit by accused DUI driver speaks out after learning driver is accused of DUI that killed UH student

HIDDEN GEM: Japhet Creek Park

Make-A-Wish: Houston boy's dream of driving a train comes true

'It’s hurt dramatically' | Oyster harvesters rally after Texas closes fishing reefs along Gulf Coast

$170,000 reward now offered in disappearance of 3-year-old Lina Sardar Khil

-- Feb. 16 --

Heartbroken parents of 9-year-old girl shot and killed after ATM robbery want justice for Arlene

'They were basically ambushed' | Two deputies shot, suspect killed in northwest Harris County

Conroe ISD coach accused of sending explicit images to undercover officers posing as teens

Two women charged with assaulting Klein ISD administrators, district says

FBI raids Houston Health Department headquarters during investigation

'Everything is so burned' | HPD says freeway closure could last several more hours after fiery crash

Loose money in Heights bank parking lot prompts search for burglars

After KHOU story, Memorial Park runner reunites with Good Samaritans who saved his life after heart attack

-- Feb. 15 --

Houston's newest power couple? Simone Biles and Texans' Jonathan Owens are engaged

The Bregmans are expecting their first child later this year

HPD: Robbery victim charged after innocent 9-year-old girl hit by a stray bullet

HFD: Man dies after being rescued from 'suspicious' house fire

Former EMT jumps into action after seeing woman's car on fire with child inside

Meet the Houston woman behind Mary J. Blige’s long, golden locks at the Super Bowl

-- Feb. 14 --

The Texas primary is March 1. Here's what you need to know about early voting and voting day

Check out Houston's Love Lock Bridge for Valentine's Day

Tow truck driver faces manslaughter charge in crash that killed 6-month-old boy

Reward in road rage shooting of 9-year-old Ashanti Grant raised to $30,000

NFL running back Adrian Peterson removed from Houston-bound flight, arrested

Are there any 24-hour flower shops in Houston?

Texas Department of State Health Services report on Feb. freeze deaths

-- Feb. 11 --

Mother of 9-month-old boy identified as one of the victims in deadly crash near Highway 290

Over 40 people arrested after undercover sex trafficking sting in Fort Bend County, authorities say

The Texas primary is March 1. Here's what you need to know about early voting and voting day

HISD approves 2022-2023 calendar, with an extra holiday in spring

How Wordle helped save an 80-year-old woman held hostage for more than 17 hours by a naked man

This Valentine's Day, give the gift of roaches

-- Feb. 10 --

'Do it for Ashanti' | Family of girl shot in apparent road rage asks for prayers, donations, info on suspect

Jeep Compass plows through fatal crash scene, nearly striking police officers

Gun fire sounds and helicopters trigger neighborhood alerts, concerning residents

'It was destiny' | Two strangers unexpectedly become friends after one was the victim of a road rage shooting

HIDDEN GEM: Love Lock Bridge

Romance scams: FBI tips to guard your heart and your bank account

Abortions in Texas fell 60% in first month under new restrictions

-- Feb. 9 --

HPD: Young girl shot in head by suspected road rage shooter as family heads to grocery store

Machete murder: Suspect in 'vicious execution' on the run after skipping bail, DA's office says

Head of Texas DMV resigns amid pressure to stop widespread sale of fake paper license plates

Group pushes for change after finding out 95 HISD schools don't have fully functioning libraries

DA vows to go after bar that served alleged drunken driver in UH student's death

-- Feb. 8 --

College Station woman accused of throwing 5-month-old against the wall, causes fractures, severe brain bleed

UH student killed by accused drunk driver who was out on bond for another DUI charge

Dallas social media influencer sued by Texas attorney general

Runner who collapsed at Memorial Park searching for good Samaritan who saved his life

Mattress Mack places largest mobile wager in sports betting history, Caesars Sportsbook says

'It's about winning football games' | Lovie Smith officially introduced as Houston Texans head coach

-- Feb. 7 --

Houston Texans to hire Lovie Smith as coach, AP source says

HCSO: Deputies investigating deadly hit-and-run after man in wheelchair struck multiple times

Tour de Tents warehouse declared 'total loss' after burning for 24 hours

Cypress-area residents describe men in ski masks distributing white supremacist flyers in neighborhood

Are your groceries getting smaller? Shrinkflation hitting stores more than ever before

Check out the Grand Champion painting from Rodeo's school art contest

-- Feb. 3 --

KHOU 11 arctic blast coverage

Texas' electric grid manager issues its own Winter Weather Watch ahead of high-demand

Check the grid | Here's a real-time look at how the Texas power grid is holding up

School closures, delays and after-school cancelations as winter storm moves through Texas

Houston airports, TxDOT say they're ready if icy conditions arrive

What is a 'load shed' event?

HPD: Driver allegedly hits woman with vehicle then moves her off roadway before driving off

A man allegedly robbed 2 Houston banks in a week. The FBI needs your help identifying him.

-- Feb. 2 --

'The only one sweating this cold snap is going to be the governor' | Energy analyst weighs in on Texas grid capabilities ahead of arctic blast

'Everyone loved Taylour' | Family, friends want answers after missing Houston man's body found in his trunk in Dallas

No, we're not expecting a deep freeze in Houston. But here's why you should prepare anyway.

These Houston doctors have been nominated for a Nobel Peace Prize

Where you can find Girl Scout cookies in Houston

-- Feb. 1 --

Taylour Young's decomposed body found in trunk of his car at Dallas impound lot, HPD says

Arctic blast headed to Texas: Here is how state agencies are preparing

Lightning bolt extending across 3 U.S. states sets global record

Mini-Restaurant Weeks kicks off in Houston in two weeks

10-year-old DJ, who's battling terminal cancer, reaches goal of being sworn into 100 law enforcement agencies

-- Jan. 31 --

HPD: Security guard shot after breaking up fight outside Third Ward bar; suspects on the run

Funeral arrangements announced for Cpl. Charles Galloway

Deshaun Watson back in spotlight after accusers' attorney reveals details of deposition

Bengals players with Houston ties are Super-Bowl bound

"News anchor dress"

-- Jan. 27 -- 

Suspect accused of shooting 3 HPD officers taken into custody after standoff at Fifth Ward home, police say

'Pure evilness': Oscar Rosales was on the run since 1996 before arrest for Cpl. Galloway's murder, DA said

'I’m disappointed' | Sheriff Ed Gonzalez reacts to suspect in deadly hit-and-run being released on bond

Suspect in HPD K-9 stabbing now accused of beating father to death with dumbbell

Gavel breaks while Clear Creek ISD board president tries to restore order during disruption

'We dropped the ball' | Mayor Turner apologizes for response to massive hole in Acres Homes

-- Jan. 24 -- 

‘It is unacceptable’ | HCSO sergeant killed in hit-and-run crash in east Harris County

Harris County Pct. 5 deputy shot, killed during traffic stop; gunman remains on the run

New Texas teachers leaving the job most after their first year, study says

Woman hopes viral TikTok video will help reunite her with volunteer who gave her a handmade blanket

Why the end of the 3G network could be bad for your vehicle

-- Jan. 21 --

Man shot to death in possible road rage incident on Beltway 8 in Humble area, sheriff says

Houston forecast: Sub-freezing temperatures expected tonight

Here's why carbon monoxide is so dangerous when it gets cold outside

Rescued pig in Houston welcomes new piglets during livestream

What happened to Jason Landry? Caldwell County sheriff releases more evidence from investigation

-- Jan. 20 --

Yes, the Texas Department of State Health Services says 246 Texans died in the February freeze

3 teens found dead inside Crosby-area home identified

HPD: Woman followed from bank then robbed at stoplight in broad daylight

Lamar CISD teacher remains on leave following viral rant about students

Timeline: Cold, blustery conditions today

Natural gas giant threatens to cut off fuel for power plants in multimillion-dollar winter storm fee dispute

-- Jan. 19 --

3 teens dead in apparent double murder-suicide, sheriff says

17-year-old accused of shooting girlfriend 22 times released from jail on bond

Houston City Council approves microchip requirements for dogs, cats

No more Skeeters: Houston Astros are renaming their Sugar Land Triple A team

Texas blames shortage of voter registration forms on supply chain issues

'It's blown up really fast' | Suburban growth helps shift Harris County's center of population outside the Loop for the first time

-- Jan. 18 --

When We Were Young festival info

Mystery of who betrayed Anne Frank has new possible answer

Suspected shooter in deadly Cracker Barrel shooting shot, killed by deputies, HCSO says

HPD: Woman found dead in E. Harris County may be suspect in man's killing outside elementary school

Houston forecast: Severe storms likely as strong cold front moves through the area

Frontier Airlines starts travel out of Hobby Airport in May

-- Jan. 17 --

'She was our world' | Family, friends and customers hold vigil to remember Cracker Barrel manager who was fatally shot

HPD: Security guard tackles gunman during poker room robbery

Houston ISD to keep campuses, offices closed Tuesday due to rise in COVID cases

Escape artist hermit crab survives 2+ months in Houston neighborhood

Betty White the dog has been adopted!

-- Jan. 14 --

'All hands on deck' | Hundreds of Conroe ISD teachers out due to COVID

Houston family reunites with homeless man who became a hero after deadly chase

2022 Chevron Houston Marathon: What you need to know, including times of races, street closures

Be prepared for cold temps, strong winds this weekend

-- Jan. 13 --

Woman killed, two children injured after high-speed chase ends in multi-vehicle crash

Doctors think the Houston area is getting close to the peak of this COVID wave

Sealy ISD cancels classes for the rest of the week

Houston Texans fire first-year coach David Culley, KHOU 11 confirms

40-year cold case solved ... partially. Where is 1-year-old Hollie Marie Clouse?

-- Jan. 12 --

'I couldn’t bring her back' | Family devastated after teen girl shot, killed while walking her dog

Former Texas A&M track star, Olympian Deon Lendore dies in head-on crash

Community rallies around Houston-area teacher who allegedly put son in trunk because he had COVID-19

Moving out! Texas ranked No. 1 state for one-way U-Haul trucks in 2021

Betty White the dog is just one step closer to finding her forever home!

Free spay/neuter, vaccinations, microchip for Houston pets

-- Jan. 10 --

Harris County to raise COVID-19 threat level to red

6th tornado confirmed by National Weather Service, survey teams continue work

Convicted killer, real estate heir Robert Durst has died at 78

Houston's COVID-19 positivity rate reaches 38%, breaking another record since start of pandemic

Empty pharmacy shelves, rising prices frustrating Houstonians

Robert Durst says in HBO finale he 'killed them all'

Robert Durst found guilty of first-degree murder in killing of best friend

Robert Durst indicted for murder of wife who disappeared 39 years ago

-- Jan. 7 --

'I just want to bust out crying': Father of Maliyah Bass reacts to mother's plea deal in toddler's death

Family of Brazoswood High School beating victim files $50 million lawsuit against classmates

HPD releases dramatic videos of gunfight with suspect in NE Houston

There's a new waterpark resort coming to the Houston area

Cy-Fair ISD teacher accused of putting her child in trunk of car because she didn't want to catch COVID from him

Houston's Hobby Airport is first in North America to get this distinction

-- Jan. 6 --

At least 63 Texans — including a state House candidate — are accused of taking part in the Capitol insurrection

CDC: All US cruise ships with passengers have reported COVID-19 cases

West Loop exit to Westheimer will be closed for up to 7 months starting Friday

US renews International Space Station contract through 2030

What is 'flurona'? Cases of COVID-19 and flu co-infections being reported as Omicron surges

Houston's Hobby Airport is first in North America to get this distinction

-- Jan. 5 --

Father gunned down as he carried daughter's birthday cake into Chuck E. Cheese in Humble

More COVID-testing mega-sites opening in Houston area this week

See a QR code on a Houston parking pay station? Don't use it!

RodeoHouston announces 2022 entertainment lineup

-- Jan. 4 -- 

Harris Co. DA: Convicted killer of Houston police officer scheduled for second death sentence

Texas Children's reports COVID cases more than double in one week with 12 babies in ICU

Harris County Sheriff Ed Gonzalez nominated a second time for ICE director post

Fort Bend teen diagnosed with brain cancer serves as acting sheriff for a day

Spring woman wins $829,000 jackpot at Golden Nugget in Lake Charles

-- Dec. 22 -- 

Mini-Black Widow in Hawkeye hails from Mont Belvieu

Astroworld Festival tragedy: House committee looking into Live Nation's role

Is it allergies, the flu or COVID? Here's how to tell the difference

-- Dec. 20 --

Get The Infinite experience in Houston for limited time

-- Dec. 16 --

Astroworld Festival tragedy: Victims' cause of deaths revealed by coroner

-- Dec. 1 --

Widow releases graphic video of confrontation that preceded fatal Lubbock shooting

Read the lawsuit filed on behalf of Chad Read's widow Jennifer

What's the difference between the Texas and Mississippi abortion laws?

-- Nov. 30 --

Counting down to RodeoHouston's 90th year

Houston man who used $1.6 million in COVID relief money to buy Lambo, other luxury items is going to prison

-- Nov. 19 --

Funeral services for Astroworld Festival victim Ezra Blount set for Tuesday in Dallas

Harris County will not be conducting independent third-party investigation into Astroworld Fest

Massive $2 billion lawsuit filed on behalf of nearly 300 Astroworld victims

Living in the Lone Star YouTube playlist

Living in the Lone Star: Tiny home

Living in the Lone Star: Shipping container homes

Living in the Lone Star: 3D-printed homes

Living in the Lone Star: Barndominiums

-- Nov. 14 --

Ezra Blount, 9, becomes 10th victim to die after Astroworld Festival

-- Nov. 12 --

Astroworld ticket refunds may include a waiver saying you can't sue

Search for 'Candy Man' killer victims in Pasadena

-- Nov. 11 --

Bharti Shahani, 22, dies from injuries suffered at Astroworld Festival

'I’m holding her the whole time' | Friend of Brianna Rodriguez describes chaos at Astroworld Festival

2 teens say they were pinned to the ground beneath bodies for 15 minutes at Travis Scott's Astroworld Festival performance

-- Nov. 10 --

Chief Finner now says security guard wasn't pricked with needle at Astroworld

-- Nov. 9 --

ICU nurse describes passing out in crowd surge at Astroworld Festival, then helping others

FBI joins criminal probe into Travis Scott's deadly Astroworld Festival

Astroworld Festival timeline: breaking down how Friday night unfolded

Photos show 9-year-old before he was injured at Astroworld Festival

-- Nov. 8 --

All Astroworld victims identified

Astroworld Festival victim's family finds out about his death due to picture circulating on social media

Verified GoFundMe fundraisers for victims

-- Nov. 6 --

Houston city leaders press conference about Astroworld Festival

Travis Scott, Astroworld Festival organizers hit with lawsuit

My Instagram Stories from Astroworld Festival

Astroworld Festival update: New details released about the victims who died during the chaos

14-year-old Spring Branch ISD student was youngest victim who died at Travis Scott's Astroworld Festival

Astroworld Festival security guard said he was 'pricked' in neck, injected before passing out, Houston police chief says

KHOU 11 Investigates: Was enough done to keep concertgoers safe at Astroworld Festival?

Social media shows how fans tried to get help for Astroworld Festival victims

'I'm honestly just devastated' | Travis Scott expresses condolences for lives lost at Astroworld Festival in Instagram video

-- Nov. 1 --

US Supreme Court hears challenges to Texas abortion law

-- Oct. 31 --

TERRIFYING TOURS: Houston Terror Dome

TERRIFYING TOURS: Purgatory Scream Park


TERRIFYING TOURS: 13th Floor Haunted House

-- Sept. 7 --

Gov. Abbott signs GOP voting bill

What is in Senate Bill 1?

-- Sept. 3 --

Bills passed during the Texas Legislature's second special session

-- Sept. 2 --

Mask mandate vs. no mask mandate

School COVID case dashboards for districts across the Houston area

AC tech comes face-to-face with snake inside Houston bank

-- Sept. 1 --

New Texas laws as of Sept. 1

-- Aug. 23 --

Texas man plays piano during brain surgery in Houston

What changes now that FDA approved the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine?

Old KHOU call letters find a home at new studios

Gov. Abbott signs order allowing DPS to stop vehicles they suspect are carrying anyone who crossed border illegally

Comicpalooza July 17 & 18 in Houston

Texas Democratic lawmakers are still being paid while in DC

Taxpayers are not funding House Democrats' trip to DC

Texas Rangers can't cross state lines to arrest lawmakers

Texas House votes to 'send for' Democrats who flew to D.C., arresting them if necessary

Special session of Texas Legislature begins Thursday, July 8

Woman catches peeping tom looking in her window

Houston woman gets 10 lb. breast reduction

Companies raise thermostat temperature remotely

ERCOT warns Texans to conserve power

Dad dumps 800,000 pennies on mom's yard for final child support payment

13 shot in downtown Austin

How to watch 'Ring of Fire' solar eclipse on Thursday

Houston LGBTQ senior living center is first in Texas

Medical examiner: Samuel Olson died from 'homicidal violence'

Gov. Abbott signs bill to create the 1836 Project

Birth control for feral hogs? Yep.

Catalytic converter thefts shoot at victims

2021 TEXAS LEGISLATURE | Gov. Abbott says Texas lawmakers will address election reform, bond reform in special session

2021 TEXAS LEGISLATURE | Gov. Abbott threatens to veto lawmaker salaries

2021 TEXAS LEGISLATURE | What did lawmakers pass?

Maleah Davis's stepfather pleads guilty to tampering with corpse, injury to child

Houston doctor trying to figure out why some COVID-19 patients develop massively enlarged tongues

TRUCK DRIVER SHORTAGE | There's a truck driver shortage, so one Texas company is offering experienced drivers $14K a week

TRUCK DRIVER SHORTAGE | Articles documenting nationwide truck driver shortage

Sinclair Broadcast Group and "must-runs"

Goodwill stores have a message: stop donating trash!

"Geriatric millennial": if you were born between 1980 & 1995, you're part of this micro-generation

Texas woman wakes up to blood dripping from ceiling 

Linda McIngvale, wife of Mattress Mack, helped arrange tiger surrender

Hours of testimony related to Victor Cuevas, tiger case

Learn more about the "deep sea nope" (also known as the Pacific Football Fish)

Get paid to be a professional napper

It's raining mice in Australia 

Memorial Park land bridge construction

Walt Disney World removes 200+ alligators from property

My favorite memory from The Ellen Show

Tiger in Houston neighborhood

Netflix star and big cat expert Carole Baskin weighs in on missing Houston tiger

Unusual animal sightings in Houston

NTSB releases preliminary report on Tesla crash in The Woodlands

Thousands of Ford trucks can't be sold because they're missing a part

Texas lawmaker proposes having consumers bail out power companies after winter freeze

ERCOT details three scenarios that could leave Texans without power this summer

Video shows Houston business owner assaulted with crowbar

Baby Ollie from The Woodlands now in Italy for life-saving treatment

No plans to shoot down debris from Chinese rocket expected to fall from space

UT linebacker found dead near campus, according to Austin Police

Tesla founder Elon Musk responds to report that no one was behind wheel in deadly Tesla crash

Houston's Third Ward remembers 'gentle giant' George Floyd

Man throws rabid bobcat after it attacks him and his wife in viral video

TSA: Lump of crystal meth found in traveler's breakfast burrito at Houston's Hobby Airport

Oregon man behind 'Greater Idaho' gets hearing in Idaho Statehouse

Kim Kardashian West Is Officially A Billionaire

Forbes’ real-time billionaires list

Old Navy responds to first grader's letter asking for 'real pockets' in girl's jeans

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