George H.W. Bush Tweets His Thanks To HoustonFormer President George H.W. Bush thanked Houston for its "professionalism and obvious care" during the memorials and services for his late wife, Barbara Bush.
Houston Mayor's Press Secretary SuspendedCity officials determined she'd sent or received thousands of emails related to personal business on city time.
Texas Governor Gives Houston $50M For Harvey Following ClashTexas Gov. Greg Abbott is giving Houston $50 million in state funds for Hurricane Harvey cleanup just days after clashing with the city's mayor and insisting the city already had "all the money" it needed.
Houston Mayor, Texas Governor Clash Over Harvey CostsGov. Greg Abbott accused the mayor of holding the state "hostage" by pushing a local tax increase unless an emergency Texas piggybank of nearly $10 billion is cracked open.
Mayor Says Houston 'Open For Business' Despite Flood ThreatMayor Sylvester Turner said anyone staying in already-waterlogged homes were endangering themselves and first responders.
Houston Mayor Orders Mandatory EvacuationsThe mayor of Houston has ordered mandatory evacuations for people who haven't left their homes in part of the city that remains flooded.
Astros Return To Houston For 1st Game Since HarveyBaseball returned to Houston on Saturday with the Astros giving the flood-ravaged city a few hours of entertainment at the end of a terrible and trying week.
Houston Joining Lawsuit Against 'Sanctuary Cities' LawHouston city leaders have voted to join a lawsuit trying to halt a Texas law that would crackdown on 'sanctuary cities.' Dallas, Austin, San Antonio, El Paso County and several organizations are already challenging the law.