| Aug 8, 2009
| 9:09 PM
HOUSTON -- An obese inmate in Texas has been charged after officials learned he had a gun hidden under flabs of his own flesh.
Twenty-five-year-old George Vera was charged with possession of a firearm in a correctional facility after he told a guard at...
| Aug 11, 2009
The Harris County Hospital District's School Based Clinics are offering free immunizations on Tuesday, Aug. 18, Tuesday, Aug. 25 and Tuesday, Sept. 1 from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. to help parents and children get ready to go back to school.
To receive an...
| Aug 17, 2009
Domestic violence cuts across all economic, educational, and ethnic lines.
"You can't pigeon hole domestic violence, and as we've just seen over the weekend, you had a suburban house in Katy, Texas and you had the Beverly Hills of Houston in River Oaks...
| Jan 15, 2010
A suspected bank robber took a trip to the hospital Friday night after being shot by an off-duty Harris County Sheriff's deputy.
The whole ordeal happened at the Vista Bank Texas on the Northwest Freeway at Little York just before 1 p.m.
| Jan 28, 2010
| 5:52 AM
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| Feb 21, 2010
Harris County's only beach on the bay is back. It has been nearly 50 years since hurricanes and shipping destroyed Sylvan Beach in La Porte.
Thanks to a $3.5 million restoration project, La Porte, Harris County and the Texas General Land Office have...
| Feb 23, 2010
Just about everyone in north Harris County saw at least a taste of the winter wonderland by late Tuesday.
According to the Harris County of Emergency Management, rain and show shouldn't turn to ice until after midnight Wednesday morning, if at all....
| Aug 25, 2009
42 year-old Richard Sturgeon has a lot to look forward to...
"A good meal, but above all, giving praise to god," said Sturgeon.
The single father is also looking forward to spending time with his three children after his recent release from prison....
| Aug 26, 2009
UNDATED (AP) - A conservative Republican who didn't often see eye-to-eye with Ted Kennedy says that while his political battles with Kennedy were real, "you couldn't help but like him."
Orrin Hatch of Utah says he and Kennedy were "like fighting...
| Aug 28, 2009
HOUSTON (AP) - Arson charges have been dropped against the wife of a Texas Supreme Court justice in the fire that destroyed their Spring home.
The Harris County District Attorney's Office dismissed felony arson and felony criminal mischief charges...
| Sep 2, 2009
The I-45/US 75 corridor through Texas accounts for 6 of the 10 most-congested roads in Texas, according to a new report from the Texas Department of Transportation.
Houston gets top honors in this report. TxDot says I-45 between Beltway 8 and I-610 is...
| Nov 13, 2008
A frightening experience for drivers on the Northwest Freeway in Harris County,
Texas this afternoon.
A driver led police on a wild car chase, after he was allegedly seen breaking
windows at a local car dealership.
In the video, you can see the man...