Substance Abuse Counselor Becomes 1st Coronavirus Case Reported In Texas Prison SystemThe counselor found out he tested positive for the disease Sunday after doing “cell side counseling” at a prison outside of Houston last week.
Anonymous Customer Leaves $9,400 Tip At Locally-Owned Texas Restaurant As Shutdowns BeginOne person in Texas is stepping up in an effort to help a locally-owned restaurant that is one of many that will be affected by restrictions across the state on dine-in areas, bars, nightclubs and more.
Remainder Of Houston's Livestock Show And Rodeo Cancelled As Precaution Against Coronavirus"As heartbreaking as it is, we are making this decision in the best interest of those who love our event," Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner said.
Confirmed Coronavirus Cases In Houston Area Reaches 8Houston officials said the latest people confirmed to have coronavirus were likely exposed while traveling in Egypt, as was the case with the two Fort Bend County women.
'Presumptive Positive Case' Of COVID-19 Confirmed Near HoustonFort Bend County Health and Human Services says a man in his 70s recently traveled outside of the U.S. and is now getting treated in a hospital.
Texas Man Waits In Line Until 1:30 A.M. To Cast Super Tuesday VoteA Texas man wasn't going to let an hours-long wait deter him from casting his vote on Super Tuesday -- even if it meant waiting until 1:30 a.m. Wednesday.
Texas Teen Who Allegedly Shot 10-Year-Old While Taking Selfie Instagram Video Is Boy's AuntA 19-year-old Houston girl has been charged with injury to a child, accused of accidentally shooting her 10-year-old nephew while taking a selfie video for social media.
Houston Area Chemical Plant Accused Of Releasing Toxic Pollutants During Harvey: 'They Left Hazardous Chemical Deliberately Unprotected'Arkema Inc., a subsidiary of a French chemical manufacturer, and three of its senior employees are on trial over charges accusing them of releasing toxic pollutants and injuring two sheriff’s deputies.
Water Main Break Floods Highway In Houston, Leaves Drivers StrandedA massive water main break has flooded part of a highway and neighborhood in Houston, leaving drivers stranded and needing to be rescued.
Authorities: 10-Year-Old Texas Boy Shot By Babysitter Who Was Taking Selfies With GunA 10-year-old Texas boy was injured Tuesday evening after authorities said he was accidentally shot by his babysitter while she was taking selfies with a gun.
69 People May Have Been Convicted On False Evidence By Ex-Houston Officer Gerald Goines, Prosecutors SaySixty-nine additional people may have been convicted on false evidence by the former Houston officer at the center of a botched drug raid that killed two people, prosecutors said Wednesday.
Texas Woman Arrested After Allegedly Stealing Identity Of Houston Rockets Owner Tilman FertittaA woman in Southeast Texas was arrested and charged with fraud after she allegedly stole the identity of Houston Rockets owner Tilman Fertitta and used it to open a credit card.
Harris County To Set Up Program To Provide Legal Services For ImmigrantsTexas’ most populous county and one of the most diverse in the U.S. on Tuesday approved a plan to create and fund a program that will offer legal services for immigrants, including many who are fighting deportation.
Commissioners From Texas' Most Populous County Vote 3-2 To Set Up Immigrant Defense FundHarris County commissioners approved a plan to create and fund a program that will offer legal services for immigrants, including many who are in the country illegally and fighting deportation.
Police: Former Houston-Area Pastor Killed Wife, Son And Himself; Tried To Strangle DaughterRichard Logan, 53, killed 48-year-old Diana Logan and their son, Aaron, at their home in Sugar Land on Tuesday, police said.