The Supreme Court last week turned down an appeal from a British woman sentenced to die for a Harris County murder-kidnapping, moving the case one step closer to a possible execution date.
An 18-wheeler fire on Interstate 45 backed up traffic on Sunday, blocking multiple lanes of traffic.
A stabbing suspect is on the run after a Saturday night slaying in southeast Houston, according to police.
A driver ran away and left behind their car after it was hit by a train early Sunday in Rice Military, according to authorities.
It was the first known case of the virus to be reported by the Chambers County Public Health Department so far in 2018, the agency said.
Detectives said both had gunshot wounds to the head
Columbian artist Camilo Gonzalez uses chalk to sketch a taco truck driving by an urban shopping center.
Gonzalez’s emerging artwork — one of hundreds of Texas-themed chalk murals lining the streets surrounding City Hall Saturday — is part of the Via Colori street painting festival, featuring 200 artists raising money for children with hearing loss and The Center for Hearing and Speech.
“I’ve always been interested in activating art and doing something else with it and not just art by itself,” Gonzalez said. “This is why I love it and it’s a good cause. I think we should try and replicate this [festival] in many other aspects.
The smells of doner kabobs and sounds of energetic Middle Eastern music floated through downtown Houston Saturday, as people swarmed to Jones Plaza for the 26th annual Houston Turkish Festival.
“Houston is home to 3 million people, but a very small percentage of these people ever have the opportunity to travel to the other end of the world and experience Turkish culture,” said Ozlem Adra, president of the American Turkish Association of Houston. “With this festival we bring Turkey to them.
A Houston police officers is being evaluated by paramedics after her cruiser flipped in a crash Friday.