Top Stories All News

Houston police arrest 54 on prostitution charges in August


The Houston Police Department has released 54 booking photos in connection with prostitution arrests during August.

Astros players look like GQ models on tarmac ahead of road trip


The Astros posed for a fashionable photo as they boarded a plane to Toronto, where they will begin a 7-game, season-ending road trip.

In-N-Out Burger, golf venue and other retailers kick off former TI redevelopment

A long-awaited fast-food chain will open in a mixed-use project in Stafford. There will also be apartments, hotels and a food hall.

Things to know about Houston's soon-to-open sex robot brothel


In a surprise reveal last week, a Toronto businessman announced that he would be opening the U.S.'s first robot sex brothel in Houston.

Top Stories in last day


Celebrity Houston chefs serve four-course dinner at local homeless shelter


Top chefs from Xochi, State of Grace, Ritual, Riel and more help the Beacon day center raise $575,000 for Houston homeless


Humble teen pleads guilty in murder of 4-year-old


Ferrell Dardar, now 19, was sentenced to 60 years in the 2016 killing of Ava Castillo. Dardar was originally charged with capital murder, along with two others, in the shooting death of the young girl.


Driver killed in collision with big-rig in Hempstead


The driver of the car veered into the opposite lane of the Northwest Freeway at Texas 6 about 4:30 a.m. and hit the big rig, officials from Texas Department of Public Safety said.

New Houston mural honors downtown's 'Produce Row' roots


Houston street artist Dual is nearly finished with a large scale mural on the side of a downtown building.


Texas A&M, UT Austin each get $20M from Dril-Quip founder


The University of Texas at Austin and Texas A&M University are each receiving $20 million from alumnus, J. Mike Walker, co-founder of Dril-Quip, to support their Departments of Mechanical Engineering.


Blue Bell introduces new flavor for fall season


Seasonal drinks aren't the only fall item hitting shelves this fall.

Report: Woman run over by sister in north Houston


A woman was seriously injured when her sister drove over her in Greenwood Village Sunday night, according to Metro Video.

Harris County booking photo released after 3-D gun advocate Cody Wilson bails out of jail


"We are glad that Cody is back in Texas again where we can work with him on his case. That's our focus right now, representing our client and preparing his defense," attorney Samy Khalil said in a statement late Sunday.


Man stabbed during fight outside pawn shop in Eastex


A man is in serious condition after he was stabbed during a fight in Eastex Sunday night, police said.


Argument leads to shooting at Bammel area apartment


A man was shot in the leg after an argument at an apartment complex in the Bammel area, Metro Video reported.

Sunday, Sep 23

Texans suffer shameful loss to Giants in home opener

J.J. Watt awoke with a mighty roar Sunday, sacking Eli Manning three times. But Watt's heroics went for naught as the Texans' inexplicably discombobulated offense mostly snoozed on, ensuring that the previously winless Giants would leave…

Gameday Live: Giants at Texans

The Texans face the winless New York Giants at noon Sunday at NRG Stadium.

3-D printed gun advocate Cody Wilson bonds out of jail in Houston after arrest in Taiwan


The Austin man known as an advocate for 3D-printed guns appeared in a Houston court early Sunday after he extradited from Taiwan to face sexual assault charges in Texas.

Childish Gambino gives Houston all the feels

Donald Glover says this is his alter-ego's last tour. But are we ready to let him go?

Saturday, Sep 22

20 adorable kids' costumes perfect for Halloween

Spooky season is officially here, so it's time to bring your skeletons out of the closet, dust off the decorative cobwebs and stock up on candy to get ready for Halloween.

Cocktails at Tiffany: Rockets receive new championship trophies, Paige Fertitta gifted bracelet


Ahead of 55th anniversary at the Houston Galleria, Tiffany & Co. presents 1994 and 1995 NBA Championship trophies to Robert Horry and Clyde Drexler

Friday, Sep 21

How do some of the city's top TV meteorologists define fall in Houston?


One of the first things transplants will find when they move to Houston is that the weather in this part of Texas doesn't follow the seasonal guidelines they might be used to experiencing.

Prison guards find $17 million of cocaine in box of donated fruit


It was a fruitful morning for a pair of Texas prison guards who uncovered some monkey business when they spotted $17.8 million of cocaine hidden inside a donated shipment of bananas.

Mother of slain Santa Fe student confronts Ted Cruz at campaign rally


The mother of a Santa Fe High School shooting victim interrupted Ted Cruz at a rally on Thursday, confronting the senator over gun reform and her slain daughter.

Houston man accused of four wrecks, two fatal crashes in one day begins trial


Opening arguments set to begin Monday in the unusual trial of a Houston man accused of causing four separate wrecks in one day in 2015, including two fatal crashes that killed a child and an elderly homeless man.

Thursday, Sep 20

Sorry, Houston: Storms will dampen your weekend plans, NWS says


Rolling thunderstorms will likely dampen your weekend plans in Houston, according to the National Weather Service.

Houston police release video in connection with deadly Third Ward shooting case


Houston police have released a video that they think can help identify the suspects in the murder case.

How to watch the Ted Cruz vs. Beto O'Rourke debate Friday night


After weeks of planning, the debate between Sen. Ted Cruz and Rep. Beto O'Rourke is finally here.

Crash at Waco Street bridge closes some East Freeway lanes


No injuries have been reported in the incident that will delay the morning commute on the city's east side.