Former Astros Star Jimmy 'The Toy Cannon' Wynn Dies At 78Wynn was nicknamed “The Toy Cannon” because of the power he produced despite his small size. He was a three-time All-Star outfielder in the 1960s and '70s.
Harris County Juvenile Detention Center Youth Tests Positive For CoronavirusA youth at the Harris County Juvenile Detention Center has tested positive for coronavirus.
Harris County, Which Includes City Of Houston, Issues 'Stay At Home' OrderJust as leaders in Tarrant County announced a 'stay home, work safe' order for Fort Worth, Arlington and surrounding cities, Houston-area leaders also ordered residents to stay home to slow the spread of the coronavirus.
Governor Greg Abbott: Drive-In Sites Could Lead To Texas National Guard Monitoring Virus TestingGovernor Greg Abbott has declined to follow the lead of some Texas cities and other states with a statewide “shelter in place” because of the coronavirus.
Halliburton To Furlough 3,500 Workers On Campus In TexasOilfield service company Halliburton has announced it will institute a mandatory furlough for some 3,500 employees in Texas.
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.
Texas Reports 1st Coronavirus Death, Patient May Be Linked To 2nd CaseA Texas man who tested positive for COVID-19 has died, becoming the state's first coronavirus-related death.
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.
Passengers Who Flew With Coronavirus Infected Texas Woman Advised To Self-IsolateA Texas woman has tested positive for the new coronavirus after flying home from Italy, prompting health officials to tell everyone who shared planes with her to self-isolate.
Police: 4 Dead, Including 2 Teens, After 'Apparent Murder-Suicide' At Texas HomeOfficials said the suspect, 48-year-old Ryan Brown, appeared to have killed his wife, two teenaged sons and two dogs before turning the gun on himself.
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.
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.
Pierce Bush, Grandson Of Late President H. W. Bush, Loses Congressional BidThe grandson of former President George H.W. Bush, Pierce Bush, failed to advance out of Tuesday's primary in his bid for a Houston congressional seat.
8-Foot Water Pipe Break Leaves Many Houston Schools And Businesses Closed FridaySome schools and businesses in Houston were closed Friday after a massive water main ruptured flooding part of Interstate 610 and leaving hospitals, fire stations with little or no water pressure.
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.