No More Hair Rollers, Shower Caps or Pajamas: Houston Principal Stands By New Dress Code For ParentsHair rollers, shower caps, pajamas, saggy pants and short shorts. This kind of attire will now get parents on one Houston high school kicked off campus.
Texas Cancer Center Ousts 3 Chinese Scientists Over Concerns Of Data TheftProminent cancer center MD Anderson in Houston has ousted three of five scientists whom federal authorities identified as being involved in Chinese efforts to steal American research.
Worker Falls To Death At Six Flags Hurricane Harbor Splashtown Near HoustonA worker fell to his death from a structure at the Houston-area Six Flags Hurricane Harbor Splashtown amid preparations to open next month for the season, authorities say.
Houston Girl Faces Deportation Back To El Salvador AloneAn 11-year-old girl in Houston is facing deportation back to El Salvador -- alone. This is according to an immigration rights group and a family that blames the government shutdown earlier this year for the issue.
Actor Known For 'Trivago' Commercials Arrested For DWI In HoustonThe actor known for starring in Trivago commercials was arrested and charged with driving while intoxicated in Houston, according to police.
Worker At Deadly Chemical Plant Fire In Texas Files LawsuitA worker injured in a fire this week at a Harris County chemical plant is suing the company for more than $1 million in damages.
One Dead; Two Injured In KMCO Chemical Plant Explosion; Fire In Crosby TexasOne person is dead and at least two others injured after an explosion and fire at a chemical plant in Harris County.
Houston Area Pizza Delivery Driver Fatally Shot On The JobA Houston area pizza delivery driver was shot and killed as he returned to his car after delivering a pizza at an apartment complex, authorities say.
Houston Police Sergeant Charged With Murder In Shooting Of His WifeA Houston police sergeant has been charged with murder in the fatal shooting of his wife who was an elementary school librarian, police said.
Leashed African Watusi Surprises Texas Petco EmployeesOliver the African Watusi paid a visit to a Petco in Atascocita, Texas (about 25 miles northeast of Houston) where he was met with "open arms."
Petrochemicals Plant Fire Near Houston Likely To Burn 2 More DaysThe company said the fire spread to seven storage tanks holding components of gasoline and also used in nail polish remover, glues and paint thinner.