23 min ago

Sibila Vargas has been a fixture in top 10 ma...

Sibila Vargas has been a fixture in top 10 markets and national networks since the start of her broadcast career.

    Former Houston TV anchor Sibila Vargas reemerges in small town
    Sibila Vargas has been a fixture in top 10 markets and national networks since the start of her broadcast career. Now, Vargas working at the big no. 37 in Greenville-Spartanburg-Asheville-Anderson, S.C. What gives? Houston TV watchers will remember Vargas at KRIV-TV from 2007 to 2010.
    http://www.chron.com

53 min ago

Uh oh.

Uh oh.

    A Boeing 757 was hacked and now DHS is worried more planes could be at risk
    A Department of Homeland Security official admitted that the agency was able to remotely hack into a Boeing 757 during a test in 2016. The DHS official indicated that he and his team were able to do so without having any direct contact with the aircraft or using any materials that would be flagged by security.
    http://www.chron.com

1 hour ago

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    Mrs. Dorn is asking for $508.73:
    My students need daily snacks and drinks, blanket and pillows for nap time, toothpaste, and personal cleaning/hygiene products that are not sent from home.
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1 hour ago

The Chief "aired some complaints" about those...

The Chief "aired some complaints" about those bad drivers who "scare the bejesus outta" the good drivers.

    Oak Ridge North police chief chides bad drivers in Facebook post
    Oak Ridge North Police Chief Andrew Walters has a message for drivers in the city. In a Facebook post Wednesday, the Chief "aired some complaints" about those bad drivers who "scare the bejesus outta" the good drivers. "I have to divide all us up into two groups: 'you-uns' and 'us-uns,'" he began in the post.
    http://www.chron.com

1 hour ago

The Houston Astros' Justin Verlander and Kate...

The Houston Astros' Justin Verlander and Kate Upton talked about setting their wedding date and retold the story about how the Verlander proposed to the supermodel.

    Justin Verlander, Kate Upton detail proposal on Tonight Show
    Back from their wedding in Italy, Astros pitcher Justin Verlander and his new wife Kate Upton made the rounds on the talk-show circuit Friday in New York. After a morning appearance on "Today" show, Verlander and Upton were guests on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon.
    http://www.chron.com

2 hours ago

What a wild high school football playoff game...

What a wild high school football playoff game: A combined 141 points by both teams and 10 touchdowns by one quarterback, who is committed to the University of Texas.

    Port Neches-Groves emerges victorious from slugfest with Crosby
    Craig Williams and the Crosby offense did everything possible to keep up with Roschon Johnson but they couldn't. Port Neches-Groves' Johnson scored the game-winning 2-yard touchdown with 25 seconds left as the Indians outlasted the Cougars, 72-69, in the bi-district round of the Class 5A-Division II playoffs on Friday at Baytown's Stallworth Stadium.
    http://www.chron.com

2 hours ago

In one truck, they found 8lbs of liquid foam ...

In one truck, they found 8lbs of liquid foam meth.

    Border Patrol agents reportedly find $6.1M in drugs, including liquid foam meth, in South Texas
    Updated 11:46 am, Friday, November 17, 2017 Over the course of two days, Border Patrol agents in South Texas reportedly seized more than $6 million in drugs, including liquid foam methamphetamine. In the middle of an operation in Brownsville on Tuesday, agents inspected a delivery truck suspected of carrying drugs.
    http://www.chron.com

3 hours ago

"Every single scene, I'm like 'Really, really...

"Every single scene, I'm like 'Really, really? You did it like that? Oh my God..."

    Celebrities who admittedly hated their iconic roles
    Published 4:50 pm, Friday, November 3, 2017 To fans, Miley Cyrus will always be Hannah Montana, Adam Brody will always be Seth Cohen from "The O.C.," and Robert Pattinson will always be a vampire. However, for an actor taking on various characters, looks and motivations for different parts, sometimes it be hard to break away from the roles that defined the.
    http://www.chron.com

3 hours ago

The Fire Department assumes the truck belongs...

The Fire Department assumes the truck belongs to a dog walker or handler.

    Update: All pups found after truck full of dogs crashes into SF home
    Updated 3:42 pm, Friday, November 17, 2017 Update: All missing dogs have been located and returned to their owners, said Lt. Jonathan Baxter with the San Francisco Fire Department. The two dogs that were missing as of 6:30 p.m. on Thursday were found later that night. End of update.
    http://www.chron.com

4 hours ago

Now that the season is over Carlos Correa and...

Now that the season is over Carlos Correa and his fiancee can focus on their wedding.

    Carlos Correa and Daniella Rodriguez picked out wedding bands in Houston
    Published 7:15 pm, Friday, November 17, 2017 With a World Series win under his belt and baseball season over, Carlos Correa and Daniella Rodriguez are diving into the wedding planning process. The two were spotted at David Yurman in the Galleria picking out their future wedding bands.
    http://www.chron.com

4 hours ago

The Houston Mattress Macks, anyone?

The Houston Mattress Macks, anyone?

    If Houston gets an NHL hockey team, what should they be called?
    If Houston gets an NHL hockey team, like so many are clamoring for, what should they be called? The Houston Chronicle recently reported that new Rockets owner and billionaire Tilman Fertitta is interested in bringing an NHL team to Houston. RELATED: Does Houston really need a hockey team?
    http://www.chron.com

5 hours ago

The network is airing a series of episodes on...

The network is airing a series of episodes on the extravagant parties thrown for these young American Latinas:

    Photos: HBO captures San Antonio teens' vivid quinceañera
    An HBO film series bowing next month captures the intimacy and spectacle of two local girls' joint quinceañera, along with the beauty of San Antonio and its rich Hispanic heritage.
    http://www.chron.com

5 hours ago

WATCH: The ICE at Discovery Green returns thi...

WATCH: The ICE at Discovery Green returns this Saturday. For all the details: http://bit.ly/2zJHw0x

    Chron.com from the Houston Chronicle
    WATCH: The ICE at Discovery Green returns this Saturday. For all the details: http://bit.ly/2zJHw0x
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5 hours ago

The magazine is getting attention again for i...

The magazine is getting attention again for it's new photo spread.

    Playboy casts Molly Constable, a plus-sized model, for new photo shoot
    Playboy is stepping out of its comfort zone by featuring Molly Constable, a plus-sized model. The men's magazine teased Constable's photo shoot with photographer Heather Hazzan on Instagram with the caption, "@mollyconstable revisits her roots in the beautiful upstate New York countryside.
    http://www.chron.com

6 hours ago

Carlos Correa's fiance, Daniella Rodriguez, h...

Carlos Correa's fiance, Daniella Rodriguez, held this title in 2016.

    Houston-area women compete for pageant title once held by Carlos Correa's fiance
    Houston women and teens will spend part of Thanksgiving break competing in a pageant Carlos Correa's fiance Daniella Rodriguez won - Miss Texas USA. The competitions for that title and for Miss Texas Teen USA will take place November 25 and 26 at the Hilton Post Oak in Houston.
    http://www.chron.com

6 hours ago

Some of the top deals include steep discounts...

Some of the top deals include steep discounts on TVs, video game systems, and laptops.

    2017's best Black Friday deals you need to know about
    With Black Friday a week away, it's time to narrow down your spending strategy in preparation for the biggest shopping day of the year. BestBlackFriday.com's Phil Dengler has broken down the best deals worth pursuing at Amazon, Best Buy, Kohl's, Macy's, and Walmart this year.
    http://www.chron.com

6 hours ago

She's survived by her parents and her daughte...

She's survived by her parents and her daughter. She will be missed.

    'Project Runway' Contestant Wendy Pepper Dies
    Wendy Pepper, a fashion designer who competed on two seasons of "Project Runway" has died. According to a death notice posted in the Washington Post on Friday, Pepper, born Anne Eustis Pepper, died peacefully on Sunday "surrounded by her loving family."
    http://www.chron.com

7 hours ago

"I have to divide all us up into two groups: ...

"I have to divide all us up into two groups: 'you-uns' and 'us-uns. To further define those terms: 'Us-un's' are basically the good, honest, hardworking decent people out there. 'You-un's' are those rude, abusive, narcissistic, self-gratifying, immature.….you get the idea."

    Oak Ridge North police chief chides bad drivers in Facebook post
    Oak Ridge North Police Chief Andrew Walters has a message for drivers in the city. In a Facebook post Wednesday, the Chief "aired some complaints" about those bad drivers who "scare the bejesus outta" the good drivers. "I have to divide all us up into two groups: 'you-uns' and 'us-uns,'" he began in the post.
    http://www.chron.com

7 hours ago

Court records reveal some surprising details ...

Court records reveal some surprising details about the one-time celebrity house-flippers:

    Montelongo divorce documents reveal eye-popping 'spousal maintenance' fee
    New court records reveal some eye-popping details of the marital split between one-time celebrity house-flippers Armando Montelongo and his ex-wife Veronica. The former couple, who gained fame in 2006 on the A&E show "Flip This House," divorced in April 2012 in San Antonio, but the details of their separation agreement have remained confidential until a recent spat over missed alimony payments this summer landed the two back in court last month.
    http://www.chron.com

7 hours ago

The GOP tax bill could create an exception th...

The GOP tax bill could create an exception that opens the door for partisanship. What do you think about it?

    Why churches shouldn't endorse political candidates
    From Hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria to wildfires raging in at least six western states, the resources of our churches and community nonprofits have been stretched thin across the country. While Rep.
    http://www.houstonchronicle.com

8 hours ago

One of the poachers even tried to take advant...

One of the poachers even tried to take advantage of hunting license benefits reserved for disabled veterans.

    Texas whitetail poachers plead guilty to several charges after killing three prize bucks
    Updated 4:25 pm, Friday, November 17, 2017 Three Texas men have pleaded guilty to criminal charges after they each poached a trophy whitetail buck, in three separate incidents, with a combined Boone & Crockett (B&C) score of over 535 inches.
    http://www.chron.com

8 hours ago

Houston is home to some of the best custom ca...

Houston is home to some of the best custom cars in the nation, and the city is finally getting the credit it deserves. Watch Bill Carlton and the Ekstensive Metal Works crew on "Texas Metal" BIG REVEALS HERE: http://bit.ly/2irrtL8

    Chron.com from the Houston Chronicle
    Houston is home to some of the best custom cars in the nation, and the city is finally getting the credit it deserves. Watch Bill Carlton and the Ekstensive Metal Works crew on "Texas Metal" BIG...
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8 hours ago

"We stand in support of NFL players' freedom ...

"We stand in support of NFL players' freedom to exercise their constitutional right to peacefully protest without being censured or 'Kapernicked!'" a press release for the event states.

    Rally planned Sunday at NRG Stadium to support NFL players' protests
    Community activists, politicians and rappers are expected to appear at a rally this Sunday at NRG Stadium in support of NFL players' protests of "racism, bigotry and discrimination," according to a release. In a release from community organizer Deric Muhammad, a demonstration, the "City Wide Rally for Justice" is planned with the goal of sending "a strong message to McNair and the National Football League."
    http://www.chron.com

9 hours ago

Houston Police Department officers demonstrat...

Houston Police Department officers demonstrated the Precision Immobilization Technique, or PIT maneuver, which will be used by trained officers in car chases. For the full story: http://bit.ly/2zbjDQj

    Chron.com from the Houston Chronicle
    Houston Police Department officers demonstrated the Precision Immobilization Technique, or PIT maneuver, which will be used by trained officers in car chases. For the full story: http://bit.ly/2zbjDQj
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9 hours ago

When the Thanksgiving grocery shopping comes ...

When the Thanksgiving grocery shopping comes to your doorstep:

    Wild turkeys thriving in the Bay Area suburbs, pooping everywhere and scratching the roofs of cars
    Like a pack of troublemaking teenagers showing up to a party uninvited, about 20 wild turkeys swing by the home of Anthony and Holly Blackburn in Martinez on a daily basis. The loitering birds scratch through the landscaping, kicking up the mulch in the plant beds and pushing it onto the street.
    http://www.chron.com

9 hours ago

Call it... art?

Call it... art?

    Navy pilots 'draw' penis in sky over Washington
    Updated 4:38 pm, Friday, November 17, 2017 Navy officials acknowledged that one of its air crews was responsible for skywriting a penis over a rural Northern Washington county Thursday. Local media began receiving reports of the phallic symbol above the skies in Okanogan County Thursday afternoon.
    http://www.chron.com

10 hours ago

The alleged madam behind a brazen internation...

The alleged madam behind a brazen international sex trafficking ring with roots in Houston is expected in federal court today:

    Alleged Southwest Cholos' madam, her husband and alleged pimp son denied bond
    The alleged madam behind a brazen international sex trafficking ring with roots in Houston was ordered held for trial without bond Friday, along with her husband and one of several sons charged with supporting roles in the operation.
    http://www.chron.com

10 hours ago

The performance surprised diners at this icon...

The performance surprised diners at this iconic Texas restaurant:

    Viral video: Mi Tierra customer's impromptu mariachi serenade stuns San Antonio restaurant
    Updated 5:10 pm, Thursday, November 16, 2017 It's not uncommon for patrons at Mexican restaurants to get dinner and a mariachi serenade, but customers don't always get up from their seats to join in with the band and steal the show. Meet Beatriz Gonzalez, a 30-year-old with a big voice from the small town of Alamo, Texas.
    http://www.chron.com

10 hours ago

The undercover officer was arrested while off...

The undercover officer was arrested while off duty.

    Houston police officer arrested in massive prostitution sting identified
    Robert Teweleit is a longtime officer with the Houston Police Department who was arrested and charged with prostitution during a 10-day sting at a former massage parlor turned brothel in early October.
    http://www.chron.com

10 hours ago

"That officer has worked extensively undersco...

"That officer has worked extensively underscore with the Gulf Cartel and MS-13," his lawyer's office said.

    Houston police officer arrested in massive prostitution sting identified
    Robert Teweleit is a longtime officer with the Houston Police Department who was arrested and charged with prostitution during a 10-day sting at a former massage parlor turned brothel in early October.
    http://www.chron.com

11 hours ago

Police in Texas arrested at least eight peopl...

Police in Texas arrested at least eight people this morning:

    Early morning San Antonio raids nab man linked to 4-year-old's shooting death
    Authorities in the San Antonio area arrested at least eight people Friday morning as part of a crackdown on crime on the East Side, including a man believed to be connected to the drive-by shooting death of a 4-year-old boy this summer.
    http://www.chron.com

11 hours ago

It takes a lot to upstage not one, but two, a...

It takes a lot to upstage not one, but two, all-electric semi-trucks:

    Elon Musk says Tesla made a new Roadster to be a 'hardcore smackdown to gas-powered cars' (TSLA)
    Tesla Elon Musk called the new Roadster a "hardcore smackdown to gas-powered cars." Tesla finally has a proper supercar. Serious fans of the company have been begging for a new Roadster for years. HAWTHORNE, California - It takes a lot to upstage not one, but two, all-electric semi-trucks.
    http://www.chron.com

11 hours ago

Police received a possible drowning call at a...

Police received a possible drowning call at about 9 a.m.

    Body pulled from Lake Conroe
    Updated 2:29 pm, Friday, November 17, 2017 LAKE CONROE - Officials pulled the body of an elderly man from Lake Conroe on Friday morning. First responders received a call for a drowning after 9 a.m. stating that a man was found unresponsive next to a boat on the south side of the lake.
    http://www.yourconroenews.com

12 hours ago

The police officer was suspended for three da...

The police officer was suspended for three days without pay. Do you think the suspension was fair?

    SAPD: Officer yelled 'F--- you, f----t' during confrontation at Travis Park statue removal
    Updated 11:53 am, Friday, November 17, 2017 A San Antonio police officer was suspended for three days without pay after he allegedly used a homophobic slur against a man during a confrontation at the Travis Park Confederate statue removal in September. The officer, Jack E.
    http://www.chron.com

12 hours ago

Here's what you missed at last night's F.A.C....

Here's what you missed at last night's F.A.C.E. Awards:

    F.A.C.E. Awards honor Houston's LGBT community
    The F.A.C.E. Awards - first achievers in community excellence - returned Thursday night to South Beach nightclub in Montrose. The sixth annual event honored Houston's LGBT community in a variety of categories. Among those in attendance: Stephanie Rice, recently seen on "The Voice"; Derrick Shore of "Houston Life TV"; and Bobby Brooks, the first openly gay student body president of Texas A&M University.
    http://www.chron.com

12 hours ago

(sponsored) Moving and don’t know the first t...

(sponsored) Moving and don’t know the first thing about Houston’s real estate market? Jill Jarvis with Coldwell Banker United, Realtors - Houston lets us in on tricks of the trade when it comes to listing and buying. #BuyorSell

    Chron.com from the Houston Chronicle
    (sponsored) Moving and don't know the first thing about Houston's real estate market? Jill Jarvis with Coldwell Banker United, Realtors - Houston lets us in on tricks of the trade when it comes to...
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12 hours ago

Whether you order a whole bird or plan to do ...

Whether you order a whole bird or plan to do it yourself, you'd better hurry up. Time's running out.

    Deep fried turkey: It's not just a Cajun thing anymore
    It's a phenomenon that's crept into our annual celebration and spread across the U.S. over the last few decades. One magazine article attributes the first mention of deep-fried turkey to the late, famed Cajun comedian and TV chef Justin Wilson, who recalled seeing an unnamed person attempt this dangerous fete in the 1930s.
    http://www.chron.com

13 hours ago

Would you take this ride home?

Would you take this ride home?

    Olympian has full-size backyard luge at Conn. home
    A Union College student and U.S. winter Olympian has his own backyard luge track at his family's Connecticut mansion, according to the New York Post. Tucker West, now a 22-year-old Union student, was the youngest member of the US Olympic luge team during the Sochi winter games in 2014.
    http://www.chron.com

13 hours ago

LATEST: Officials pulled a body from Lake Con...

LATEST: Officials pulled a body from Lake Conroe this morning. For the full story: http://bit.ly/2hHVt8u (Video by S. Engle)

    Chron.com from the Houston Chronicle
    LATEST: Officials pulled a body from Lake Conroe this morning. For the full story: http://bit.ly/2hHVt8u (Video by S. Engle)
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14 hours ago

Latest stop? This wedding:

Latest stop? This wedding:

    Get ready for a World Series trophy tour
    No, Houston Astros fans are not tired of all the winning. The glory over the team's World Series championship isn't dying down anytime soon it appears, not after second basemen Jose Altuve claimed the title Thursday as the American League's Most Valuable Player.
    http://www.chron.com

14 hours ago

Chron.com from the Houston Chronicle shared S...

Houston police will be allowed to use a dangerous chase tactic that's not allowed by several departments across the U.S. Do you agree with the plan?

    Houston police to start using dangerous anti-terrorist driving tactic to end vehicle pursuits
    The Houston Police Department will begin allowing officers to use a controversial chase maneuver -- prohibited by many departments across the nation -- saying it will allow them to end vehicle pursuits more quickly.
    http://www.chron.com

14 hours ago

Remember when this happened?

Remember when this happened?

    Texas A&M bonfire collapse still a scar for Aggies everywhere 18 years after killing 12
    Eighteen years ago Saturay morning, a bonfire tower being built by Texas A&M students in advance of the upcoming Texas versus A&M football game collapsed in the predawn darkness. The collapse took place at roughly 2:42 a.m. Nov. 18, 1999 when logs lower in the tiered, wedding cake-shaped stack broke, causing the 59-foot structure to fall.
    http://www.chron.com

15 hours ago

The Academy Award nominated actor allegedly t...

The Academy Award nominated actor allegedly told a teenager that he would "beat her head in" if she spoke out about what he did to her.

    Sylvester Stallone accused of forcing 16-year-old into a threesome
    Actor Sylvester "Rocky" Stallone is the latest in a seemingly endless line of male celebrities and politicians accused of sexual assault. A police report obtained by Mail Online allegedly claims that a 16-year-old fan was intimidated into sex with, and threatened by the Academy Award nominated actor.
    http://www.chron.com

15 hours ago

The station had been broadcasting from the sp...

The station had been broadcasting from the spot since 1960.

    KHOU-TV won't return to Harvey-ravaged HQ along Allen Parkway
    Hurricane Harvey's flooding has claimed another Houston institution. According KHOU-TV the station's operations will not be returning to its long-time location along Allen Parkway. The station had moved into the location on April 24, 1960.
    http://www.chron.com

15 hours ago

Looks like a green light for a new med school...

Looks like a green light for a new med school in town. Students could be enrolling soon...

    UH medical school gets initial OK from regents
    Regents at the University of Houston System appear poised to pursue the creation of a medical school that would enroll students by 2020 in hopes to improve care in rural and urban Texas neighborhoods.
    http://www.chron.com

16 hours ago

That Bayou Wildlife Zoo south of Houston has ...

That Bayou Wildlife Zoo south of Houston has had a reduction in its price if you can swing $6 million.

    Buy your kids this $6 million zoo in Alvin and be the hero of the century
    On the market for a year now, Alvin's Bayou Wildlife Zoo has yet to find a buyer.
    http://www.chron.com

16 hours ago

Photos and online chatter have "Fear the Walk...

Photos and online chatter have "Fear the Walking Dead" fans speculating production may be taking place in Round Rock.

    'Fear the Walking Dead' filming may have turned a Round Rock baseball stadium into a 'zombie field'
    Published 10:41 am, Thursday, November 16, 2017 Photos and online chatter have "Fear the Walking Dead" fans speculating production may be taking place in Round Rock. Rock Studios photographer Justin Snider was able to get aerial photos of Dell Diamond stadium that show crews inside the highly-secured area.
    http://www.chron.com

17 hours ago

A report on the American family finds that mo...

A report on the American family finds that more than one-third of those surveyed are atheist, agnostic, or "nothing in particular":

    Survey: More Americans choose no religion
    A just-released look at the American family finds that more than one-third of those surveyed are atheist, agnostic, or "nothing in particular" and more than half rarely go to church.
    http://www.chron.com

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