| Sep 6, 2005
From hurricane-ravaged Louisiana to cramped quarters in Houston's Astrodome to shelters in such states as New York, West Virginia and Utah.
Such are the paths that victims of Hurricane Katrina are taking, as hundreds of thousands of dislocated...
| Sep 12, 2011
As his trial in the death of Michael Jackson approached, Dr. Conrad Murray found himself with an unlikely new cardiology patient — his own attorney. A battery of tests determined that the chest pains Ed Chernoff was experiencing were symptoms of...
| Oct 6, 2010
| 4:34 PM
More than 392,000 illegal immigrants were deported from the United States in fiscal year 2010, the highest number in the countryâs history, Department of Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano announced Wednesday. âWe have deployed unprecedented...
| Nov 15, 2010
| 4:32 PM
Scott names economic advisors By Tanya Alanez, Sun-Sentinel Gov.-elect Rick Scott announced today a cast of six “economic experts” — including his campaign's chief economic adviser, Donna Arduin — who will advise him as he moves to...
| Jun 1, 2011
| 9:34 PM
With continuing spill problems on the Keystone pipeline carrying oil extracted from Canada's tar sands to the U.S., there are growing demands for a broader review before any approval of a second Keystone XL pipeline, proposed to carry the controversial......
| Jul 12, 2011
| 4:35 PM
Beyoncé's father/former manager, Mathew Knowles, has filed legal papers rejecting Live Nation's claim that he stole money from the singer, resulting in his termination. Earlier this year, Beyoncé announced that she had severed professional ties with her...
| Jun 5, 2011
| 6:16 PM
How ironic. A fire at a water plant is forcing residents to boil their water!
The Bayer Water Plant located in old Town Spring caught fire on Friday. Now the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality is telling residents to boil their water anytime they...
| Jun 14, 2011
| 5:01 PM
The Harris County Sheriff's Office is the largest sheriff`s office in Texas and the third largest in the United States.
It has approximately 4,000 employees - over 2,200 are certified peace officers, some 800 are detention officers, and the rest are...
| Jun 20, 2011
| 3:08 PM
The family of 72-year-old Norman Hicks Sr. sent a message on Father's Day in front of the Harris County Jail steps by chanting: ‘What do we want? Justice. When do we want it? Now!’
The protest was for Hicks Sr. who died inside the Harris...
| Jun 21, 2011
The Houston Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals is urging pet owners to evacuate with their pets if they are impacted by the recent wildfires. We are still in a high fire danger zone as winds are expected to gust to 30 mph today. Rain is...
| Jun 21, 2011
| 2:59 PM
It`s looks like the outdoor fun is going to be limited this year for the 4th of July. Harris County Judge Ed Emmett has issued a declaration of disaster, because Texas is just too dry to risk yet another wildfire.
Grimes County is still dealing with a...
| Feb 24, 2011
| 3:27 PM
A Houston police officer was shot twice during an early morning drug raid in North Houston. By all accounts, officer Nash Patel was lucky. The injuries to his elbow and left lower hip were not life threatening, and he's expected to make a full recovery....