A bulletproof backpack? It is something many parents would have never imagined when they were in school.
Four firefighters were injured when their firetruck overturned Saturday afternoon in Tomball.
A Houston firefighter has been relieved of duty after being charged with felonies in Denver, HFD officials confirmed.
The students who survived the massacre at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School are now among those leading the charge for reform.
If you were at the AMC Fountains 18 in Stafford on Saturday, Houston rapper Travis Scott had the ultimate surprise.
A Carnival cruise turned into a bloody brawl when someone stepped on another passenger's flip flop.
A church in Australia is sending a stark message to Americans after the Valentine's Day school shooting in Florida.
"I will hug each and every one of you as many times as you need and I will hold you as long as you need me to," Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School principal Ty Thompson promised.
LeBron James says he will not stick to sports.
Police in Oregon say a 72-year-old man tried to kill his 74-year-old roommate because she asked for his share of the electric bill.
A 14-year-old boy was charged with disorderly conduct and harassment after making a "kill list," authorities said.
A 32-year-old husband has been arrested after authorities say he shot and killed his wife in their Montgomery County home.
Officials briefly locked down CHI St. Luke's Health- Woodlands Hospital while police searched for a driver who led them on a chase and then fled on foot through the hospital.
Southbound lanes of the Gulf Freeway at Dixie Farm Road were closed Saturday morning after a deadly crash involving a motorcyclist.
All around the country, excited moviegoers showed up decked out in traditional African garb in an homage to Wakanda, the fictional African nation where "Black Panther" is set.
Organizers behind the Women's March are encouraging students and teachers to participate in a walkout demonstration to demand action against gun violence.
A military helicopter carrying officials assessing damage from a powerful earthquake crashed Friday in southern Mexico, killing 13 people and injuring 15, all of them on the ground.
Montgomery County Deputies are searching for an armed suspect accused of being at the center of a kidnapping and carjacking Saturday morning.
A dance at an Humble ISD middle school was staffed with extra police officers after a student made a threat against the school.
As the number of school massacres across the nation has grown, companies have taken steps to reinvent items that students could use.
Multiple people have been arrested after leading police on a chase through east Houston.
Two separate schools in Fort Bend County received threats through social media on Friday, deputies said.
Thirteen Russians and three Russian entities were charged Friday with an elaborate plot to interfere in the 2016 U.S. presidential election.
Demonstrators gathered in downtown Houston Thursday night for a vigil to honor the Florida school shooting victims and to call for action.
The teenager accused of using a semi-automatic rifle to kill 17 people at a Florida high school confessed to the shootings.
Crime victims and police advocates claim Houston isn't tough enough on crime and they're calling out the District Attorney.
Officials have identified the Florida school shooting suspect as 19-year-old Nikolas Cruz, a former student at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School who had been expelled for disciplinary reasons.
Authorities offered no immediate details about Nikolas Cruz or his possible motive, except to say that he had been kicked out of the high school, which has about 3,000 students.
As students across the Houston-area go back to class, school police are prepared to reassure parents.
La Porte fire and EMS officials are responding to a report of an explosion at a facility on Strang Road.
911 calls reveal last words of Army vet after he was stabbed several times outside of a donut shop in 2010.
An Humble police officer is recovering after being shot in the chest by a robbery suspect, officials say.
We first met Michelle Wistrand last February as she was nearing her last year of teaching after her cancer diagnosis.
The crime shocked the community when a 16-year-old girl was found naked and bleeding in a movie theater parking lot in Feb. 2013.
When Walter Solorzano was shot to death during Mardi Gras in Galveston in 2000, dozens of people saw what happened. But they weren't talking.
A couple is suing a man convicted of harassment after he posted a racy ad inviting men to a sex party at their Houston home.
Owen McNett already had four DWIs on his record when he was involved in a deadly crash with a father from Cypress.