Local bounty hunter facing detention hearing

A Houston bounty hunter who billed himself as the Htown Hunter and his girlfriend are expected in federal court in Houston Friday to see whether they’ll remain in custody pending trial on charges they ran an international sex trafficking ring.Luis De …

ATM heists hit fifth Houston hotel in a week

A group of masked thieves has lifted ATMs from five Houston hotels in a week, including a heist during which one robber showed a machete to Marriott Hotel employees, police said.
Lt. Cathy Richards, of the Houston Police Department’s robbery division,…

Harvey-displaced HISD campuses receive $4.7 million gift

Aramco Services is giving $4.7 million to the HISD Foundation to provide technology, tutoring and other resources for students displaced by Hurricane Harvey. The money will provide portable tools, such as iPads, that will enhance education even after …