Texas Couple Charged With Forcing Nanny To Work For No PayA south Texas couple is accused of forcing a Nigerian woman to care for their five children and home without pay for two years and seizing her passport.
New Book Sheds Light On Muhammad Ali, Malcolm X's FriendshipA new book is shedding light on the secret friendship between boxing great Muhammad Ali and civil rights leader Malcolm X.
Harden's Triple-Double Leads Rockets Over Mavericks 115-104Houston Rockets rallied for a 115-104 win over the Dallas Mavericks on Sunday.
No. 8 SMU Still Only Undefeated Div I Team After 77-73 Win Over HoustonNic Moore scored 23 points and had some part in each basket as SMU scored on five consecutive possessions down the stretch in a 77-73 victory over feisty Houston on Tuesday night.
Biden Sees "Cancer Politics" As Obstacle For CureFour weeks after announcing that he would not be running for president, Joe Biden returned to the world-renowned cancer center in Texas where doctors had tried to save his son's life.
Doctors Remove Hammer From Woman's Head After Texas AttackAuthorities say Texas surgeons removed a hammer from a woman's head after she was attacked in Southeast Texas.
Bond Denied For Arson Suspect In Houston Mosque FireA State District Judge refused to set bond and says she won't reconsider unless Gary Moore surrenders his passport at another hearing set for next week.
Man Charged With Arson In Texas Mosque FireAuthorities say a man who has been charged with arson in a Christmas Day fire at a Texas mosque told an investigator he worshipped there.
Texas Tech Loses 56-27 To No. 22 LSU In Texas BowlLeonard Fournette scored five touchdowns and ran for 212 yards as the No. 22 Tigers used a big third quarter to pull away for a 56-27 win over Texas Tech in the Texas Bowl on Tuesday night.
Houston City Worker Charged With Murder In Slaying Of BossA Houston municipal waste employee was charged with murder in the fatal shooting of his boss during an argument at work.
Former Houston-Area Teacher Gets 8 Years In Child Porn CaseA former Houston-area high school arts teacher must serve eight years in federal prison for receipt of child pornography.
Explosion At Houston-Area Plastic Pipe Plant Injures 4Four workers were injured, two critically, when a pressure release at a suburban Houston plastic pipe plant blew melted plastic onto their faces and upper bodies.