1 hour ago

The dish for Texas is super weird.

The dish for Texas is super weird.

    The trendiest Thanksgiving Day dish in each state
    You used to be able to cook up gobbler, mashed or sweet potatoes, gravy, green beans, cranberry sauce and a pumpkin pie, call it Thanksgiving Day dinner and you were done. Nowadays people are looking for other dishes to supplement the staples.
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1 hour ago

Check out what the infamous NFL player's hous...

Check out what the infamous NFL player's house looks like.

    Aaron Hernandez's Mansion Finally Sells for a Deep Discount
    The long-vacant North Attleboro, MA, mansion had languished on the market since 2016, when it went looking for a buyer while Aaron Hernandez was in prison. Claudine Zap, provided by Published 2:30 pm, Monday, November 20, 2017 Here's a hopeful ending to a sad tale.
    http://www.chron.com

2 hours ago

Here's a list of the places you can run to on...

Here's a list of the places you can run to on Thanksgiving if you need to.

    Is my grocery store open Thanksgiving?
    Grocers are open on Thanksgiving day, with abbreviated hours. Among them are Kroger, H-E-B, Randalls, Whole Foods Market, Fiesta, Food Town, Foodarama. Walmart is holding business hours as usual, while Target opens late in the day. Costco, Sam's Club and Trader Joe's are closed.
    http://www.chron.com

2 hours ago

Do you think the criticism is warranted?

Do you think the criticism is warranted?

    Starbucks catches criticism for their holiday cups (again)
    It's the most wonderful time of the year: Seattle is getting its happy mix of sun and rain, your loved ones are pouring into the same locale to enjoy Thanksgiving dinner together and Starbucks is waging its usual war against Christmas.
    http://www.chron.com

3 hours ago

She is still so gorgeous!

She is still so gorgeous!

    Goldie Hawn celebrates her 72st birthday, smile still shines
    The actress celebrates her 72nd birthday Tuesday and she is aging flawlessly.
    http://www.chron.com

3 hours ago

See photos from one of the biggest fashion ev...

See photos from one of the biggest fashion events of the year.

    Victoria's Secret Fashion Show 2017: Photos from backstage to hair-and-makeup to the catwalk
    Fashion's sexiest night won't be coming to a screen near you until Nov. 28, but those fortunate enough to watch the Victoria's Secret Fashion Show live were treated to a night of leather, lace, and rock-n-roll inspired couture.
    http://www.chron.com

4 hours ago

Before "Touched by an Angel" debuted in 1994,...

Before "Touched by an Angel" debuted in 1994, Reese was mainly known as a singer.

    Della Reese, of TV's 'Touched by an Angel,' has died at 86
    LOS ANGELES (AP) - Della Reese, the actress and gospel-influenced singer who in middle age found her greatest fame as Tess, the wise angel in the long-running television drama "Touched by an Angel," has died at age 86.
    http://www.chron.com

4 hours ago

CBS has suspended Rose and PBS has halted his...

CBS has suspended Rose and PBS has halted his show, following the allegations.

    Charlie Rose harassed us, eight women say
    Eight women have told The Washington Post that longtime television host Charlie Rose made unwanted sexual advances toward them, including lewd phone calls, walking around naked in their presence, or groping their breasts, buttocks or genital areas. The women were employees or aspired to work for Rose at the "Charlie Rose" show from the late 1990s to as recently as 2011.
    http://www.chron.com

5 hours ago

Maybe people were scared off by the whole Sup...

Maybe people were scared off by the whole Superman CGI moustache thing?

    'Justice League' disappoints in US with $96 million opening
    LOS ANGELES (AP) - Only in the modern era of superhero films could a $96 million opening weekend be considered anything less than impressive. But that's the situation Warner Bros. and DC's "Justice League" find themselves in. The big budget superhero mashup came in well under expectations, which had pegged it for a $110 million launch in North American theaters.
    http://www.chron.com

5 hours ago

Have you seen this man?

Have you seen this man?

    Woman found shot in shoulder in NW Houston
    A woman was found shot in the shoulder early Saturday at a northwest Houston apartment complex, according to the Houston Police Department. Officers found the woman around 1 a.m. in the 9600 block of West Montgomery Road at the Garden City Apartments, said HPD Detective Sean Ragsdale.
    http://www.chron.com

6 hours ago

Sen. Ted Cruz says it was an attack on two bo...

Sen. Ted Cruz says it was an attack on two border patrol agents.

    U.S. Border Patrol agent dies from injuries suffered while on patrol near Big Bend Sunday morning
    Updated 1:52 pm, Sunday, November 19, 2017 A U.S. Border Patrol agent died Sunday morning as a result of injuries sustained while on patrol in the Big Bend Sector, according to a U.S. Customs and Border Protection news release.
    http://www.chron.com

6 hours ago

FYI, turkey leftovers are a no-go.

FYI, turkey leftovers are a no-go.

    People foods that are toxic for your pet
    Before giving Fido a bite of your food, you should read this list. Updated 3:58 pm, Thursday, November 16, 2017 The family is all together and it's finally dinner time. As you all sit to enjoy the meal, little Fido comes to the table too and gives you those puppy eyes that are nearly impossible to refuse.
    http://www.chron.com

7 hours ago

What item is at the top of your shopping list...

What item is at the top of your shopping list?

    The best Black Friday deals you need to know about in 2017
    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

7 hours ago

The left lane is for ______________.

The left lane is for ______________.

    Texas traffic rules you're probably not following
    When it comes to road rules, it seems some people just make their own. When it comes to road rules, it seems some people just make their own. In an effort to help through social media, the Fort Bend County Sheriff's Office recently posted the following on Facebook: The post also provides a handy diagram for visual learners.
    http://www.chron.com

8 hours ago

The arrest is the culmination of a month long...

The arrest is the culmination of a month long investigation, according to the Harris County Constable's Office Precinct 1.

    Man thought he sent explicit photos, videos to underage girl. He sent them to undercover officer.
    A Missouri City man who believed he was meeting an underage girl for sex was arrested Monday in an undercover sting operation. Joe Gregory Zachary, 42, traveled to an unspecified location at 8:45 a.m. to meet with someone he believed was an underage girl, according to a news release from the Harris County Constable's Office Precinct 1.
    http://www.chron.com

8 hours ago

Here are the members of the Manson Family, wh...

Here are the members of the Manson Family, who followed the cult leader's orders to kill people during the summer of 1969 in California.

    Charles Manson's 'family:' What happened to the other cult members
    Notorious killer cult leader Charles Manson died on Sunday at the age of 83.
    http://www.chron.com

9 hours ago

Find out how much to tip in hotels, airports ...

Find out how much to tip in hotels, airports and more.

    Tip these people while traveling to avoid looking like a jerk
    It's a terrible feeling to get out of the airport and realize you don't have any cash for the skycap, or to end a relaxing massage with doubts over whether you tipped enough. And, do you know when a tip is in order for a hotel's front desk clerk?
    http://www.chron.com

9 hours ago

BluePearl Veterinary Partners (Spring, TX) sh...

This dog was adopted by a family with two guinea pigs, and now they never leave each other's side. Do you have any unusual animal friendships in your house?

    Adorable Animals
    This pit bull was adopted by a family with two guinea pigs. And everybody tried to warn them... By: instagram.com/piggiesandapitty
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9 hours ago

"I'm at a hospital that is in my network. Eve...

"I'm at a hospital that is in my network. Everyone who's in this building should be in my network."

    Feud between doctors, insurance companies leave Texas patients with surprise medical bills
    Jason Pettit sat at his daughter's hospital bedside awash in fear. His only solace was knowing he had good insurance and was in the right place. Whatever care Ava needed, she would be covered. It happened so fast, a moment of play turned to blood and panic.
    http://www.chron.com

10 hours ago

The only unsolved case of skyjacking in U.S. ...

The only unsolved case of skyjacking in U.S. history remains unsolved, but a team of investigators is confident they have identified the culprit.

    Investigators: D.B. Cooper letter confirms suspect, FBI cover-up
    An independent team of investigators looking into the D.B. Cooper case has come forward with a fifth letter, allegedly from Cooper, that they say shows there was an FBI cover-up in the case.
    http://www.chron.com

10 hours ago

We have serious aging envy.

We have serious aging envy.

    Bo Derek celebrates her 61st birthday and still looks stunning
    Bo Derek, who's break-out movie was the 1979 hit "10," celebrates a birthday this Saturday and she looks simply phenomenal
    http://www.chron.com

11 hours ago

Save space and make your stuffing in a slow c...

Save space and make your stuffing in a slow cooker!

    Chron.com from the Houston Chronicle
    Save space and make your stuffing in a slow cooker!
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11 hours ago

Jose Altuve isn't expected to be there until ...

Jose Altuve isn't expected to be there until about 5 p.m. but that didn't stop fans from lining up ... really early.

    Astros fans line up hours before Jose Altuve arrives to sign autographs at Academy
    Astros fans showed up with blankets, board games, tents and lawn chairs Monday morning to camp out all day in the Katy Academy parking lot. They are waiting in line for a chance to meet Astros second baseman and American League MVP Jose Altuve when he arrives at 5:30 p.m.
    http://www.chron.com

12 hours ago

Nearly 23 percent of Houston lives in poverty...

Nearly 23 percent of Houston lives in poverty. Will a new set of recommendations from Mayor Turner's office close the gap between the haves and have-nots?

    Is income equality possible in Houston?
    When Sylvester Turner took office as Mayor of Houston, he affirmed his commitment to creating an equitable city. He talked about creating "one Houston" and not a city of haves and have-nots. Now, a new set of recommendations from the mayor's equity task force provides a blueprint for the city to bridge that gap.
    http://www.houstonchronicle.com

12 hours ago

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

Do you know of any speed traps across Texas that other driver should know about? Leave the intersection in the comments and share with your fellow drivers.

    Chron.com from the Houston Chronicle
    Holiday traveling is right around the corner. Do you know of any speed traps across Texas that other drivers should know about? Leave your speed trap locations in the comments below and share this...
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12 hours ago

UPDATE: Here's what we know about the death o...

UPDATE: Here's what we know about the death of a Border Patrol agent in Texas.

    Gov. Greg Abbott offering $20k reward for information in death of Border Patrol agent
    Updated 3:59 pm, Monday, November 20, 2017 Gov. Greg Abbott is offering a $20,000 reward for information leading to an arrest of anyone responsible for the attack that left one Border Patrol agent dead and another injured. Rogelio Martinez, 36, was killed while on patrol in West Texas Sunday, U.S.
    http://www.chron.com

12 hours ago

Police response to residents' complaints lead...

Police response to residents' complaints leads to a drug bust.

    La Porte police seize meth, crack in narcotic bust
    La Porte detectives seized methamphetamine and crack cocaine during a recent narcotics bust in a residential neighborhood. Detectives received a series of complaints from neighbors about illegal narcotic activity in the 10600 block of San Jacinto, Sgt. Bennie Boles said in a press release. SEIZURES, ARRESTS: Recent drug busts in the Houston area On Nov.
    http://www.chron.com

13 hours ago

"I just put it there to make a statement. ......

"I just put it there to make a statement. ..."

    Someone put a tiny Christmas tree in front of The Alamo. Here's why.
    San Antonio's traditional Alamo Plaza tree-lighting ceremony will relocate families to Travis Park on Friday, but the cheer is continuing at the original spot, thanks to a secret elf.
    http://www.chron.com

13 hours ago

13 hours ago

The girl told officers she and another girl w...

The girl told officers she and another girl were being held against their will at the hotel.

    Police: 2 arrested in San Antonio after sex trafficking victim escapes hotel
    Updated 1:28 pm, Monday, November 20, 2017 Two men accused of trafficking underage girls were taken into custody Monday morning by San Antonio police. Police received a call Monday from a girl who said she had just escaped a North Side hotel, said Sgt. Michelle Ramos.
    http://www.chron.com

14 hours ago

A transformer blew in Montgomery County, Texa...

A transformer blew in Montgomery County, Texas, forcing the Texas Renaissance Festival to shut down early this weekend. For the full story: http://bit.ly/2hH59wl

    Chron.com from the Houston Chronicle
    A transformer blew in Montgomery County, Texas, forcing the Texas Renaissance Festival to shut down early this weekend. For the full story: http://bit.ly/2hH59wl
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15 hours ago

The 30-year-old model shared the Photoshopped...

The 30-year-old model shared the Photoshopped image on the same day as the filming of the annual Victoria's Secret Fashion Show.

    Model Ashley Graham responds to Victoria's Secret Fashion Show with Photoshopped lingerie photo
    Models from all around the world gathered in Shanghai over the weekend for the Victoria's Secret Fashion Show, but a select group of body types was represented - the thin.
    http://www.chron.com

15 hours ago

Go Coogs!

Go Coogs!

    You can thank U of H's Hilton College of Hotel and Restaurant Management for these Houston favorites
    Next week, one of the biggest business success stories to come out of University of Houston celebrates ten years of feeding Houstonians. BB's Cafe is throwing itself a tenth anniversary party at its first location, in Montrose. The Saturday, Nov. 25 event at the 2710 Montrose location kicks off at 2 p.m.
    http://www.chron.com

16 hours ago

The tape-delayed annual Victoria's Secret Fas...

The tape-delayed annual Victoria's Secret Fashion Show comes to TV screen on Nov. 28, but you can check out the hottest scenes from fashion's hottest night right now.

    Victoria's Secret Fashion Show 2017: Photos from backstage to hair-and-makeup to the catwalk
    Fashion's sexiest night won't be coming to a screen near you until Nov. 28, but those fortunate enough to watch the Victoria's Secret Fashion Show live were treated to a night of leather, lace, and rock-n-roll inspired couture.
    http://www.chron.com

16 hours ago

The latest in a social media controversy that...

The latest in a social media controversy that has been going on since last Wednesday.

    Owner of 'F--- Trump' truck, attorney threaten civil rights lawsuit over dispute with sheriff
    Published 11:14 am, Monday, November 20, 2017 Karen Fonseca, the owner of a white truck at the center of a social media dispute with Fort Bend County Sheriff Troy Nehls, is considering a civil rights lawsuit against the sheriff's office. Fonseca's attorney, Brian Middleton, made the announcement during a press conference on Monday.
    http://www.chron.com

16 hours ago

"Please, come and pick her up so you can talk...

"Please, come and pick her up so you can talk to her."

    Inspired girl, 4, 'calls' judge to tattle on younger sister
    When 4-year-old Kynzlee saw her younger sister was up to no good, she went straight to the judge to take care of the problem. "Judge Metts, my little sister is being bad today," she said into her toy phone Wednesday in a moment recorded by her mother.
    http://www.chron.com

16 hours ago

The woman responsible for the "F--Trump" bump...

The woman responsible for the "F--Trump" bumper sticker added a new decal on her white truck -- this time referencing Fort Bend County Sheriff Troy Nehls.

    'F--- TRUMP' truck owner has new Troy Nehls sticker after arrest
    The woman responsible for the "F--Trump" bumper sticker added a new decal on her white truck -- this time referencing Fort Bend County Sheriff Troy Nehls, according to her Facebook post. "F--- Troy Nehls and f--- you for voting for him," reads the sticker, which is placed to the right of the initial sticker about Trump and his voters.
    http://www.chron.com

16 hours ago

Take care of drinks and dessert with these sa...

Take care of drinks and dessert with these salted caramel pudding shots.

    Chron.com from the Houston Chronicle
    Take care of drinks and dessert with these salted caramel pudding shots.
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17 hours ago

Terry Glenn, who played 12 seasons in the NFL...

Terry Glenn, who played 12 seasons in the NFL, was 43 years old.

    Former Cowboys receiver Terry Glenn dies in car accident
    Former Dallas Cowboys receiver Terry Glenn died Monday morning after being involved in a car accident in Irving, according to the Dallas County medical examiner's office. Glenn died at Parkland Memorial Hospital in Dallas early Monday morning. According to the Fort Worth Star-Telegram's Clarence Hill Jr., the accident occurred at 12:18 a.m.
    http://www.chron.com

17 hours ago

Chron.com from the Houston Chronicle with Mar...

What secrets lie in the tree-lined streets of West U?

    Martha Turner Sotheby's - West U
    West U has its very own secrets. Discover what's behind this iconic neighborhood.
    http://westu.myperfecthouseton.com

17 hours ago

Here's the "before," now see the "after."

Here's the "before," now see the "after."

    Body shop reps Houston custom car scene on new Velocity reality TV show
    Houston is home to some of the best custom cars in the nation, and the city is finally getting the credit it deserves, according to the star of a new Velocity reality show called "Texas Metal."
    http://www.chron.com

18 hours ago

Woooooooooo!

Woooooooooo!

    Houston Astros star Josh Reddick the guest of honor at WWE Survivor Series event at Toyota Center
    Houston Astros star Josh Reddick, easily the biggest World Wrestling Entertainment fan on the World Series roster, attended Sunday night's Survivor Series event at the Toyota Center. He brought not one, but two, special WWE belts with him to his ringside seats which afforded him a look at Charlotte Flair defeating Alexa Bliss and Triple H turning on his own tag team teammate, Kurt Angle, during a confusing main event.
    http://www.chron.com

18 hours ago

"He's been walking around for two years think...

"He's been walking around for two years thinking he's getting away with it," the victim's mother said.

    Eyewitness to 2015 Montgomery County murder now facing charges
    The man who prosecutors say watched as his ex-boyfriend was strangled in late 2015 is now facing kidnapping and tampering charges in connection with the murder of 28-year-old Marc Pourner. Daniel Wade Kirksey, 31, was arrested Thursday at his home in the 17000 block of Gleneagle Drive South off Texas 242 by members of the Montgomery County Sheriff's Office SWAT team.
    http://www.chron.com

19 hours ago

Just in time for holiday shopping, Texans fan...

Just in time for holiday shopping, Texans fans!

    Texans cheerleaders unveil 2018 Sideline Calendar
    Prior to Sunday's game between the Houston Texans and the Arizona Cardinals at NRG Stadium, the Texans cheerleaders unveiled a new sideline calendar for 2018. Fans lined up to watch them perform and to get their calendars signed by the cheerleaders.
    http://www.chron.com

19 hours ago

There are many more people in need of food af...

There are many more people in need of food after Hurricane Harvey.

    Ark Church forced to turn cars away at post-Harvey Thanksgiving food giveaway
    For the first time in five years, The Ark Church had to turn people away from the annual Thanksgiving Day food giveaway--falling short of the need even with 335,000 pounds of food. "We were stretched 100 percent...," Community Care Pastor Brandon Johnson said less than two hours into the event that began at 9 a.m.
    http://www.chron.com

20 hours ago

The heartbreaking acts were caught on surveil...

The heartbreaking acts were caught on surveillance tapes, Montgomery County detectives say.

    Detectives: Trio drugged, shocked Montgomery County girl before her death
    Three people are facing charges after the death of a South Montgomery County special-needs girl in October 2016 that was all caught on surveillance cameras. Tommieretta Gunner, 43, and Marreissa Jones, 28, were charged with a first-degree felony injury to a child charge while the girl's father, Anthony Maurice Jackson, 42, is facing a third-degree felony injury to a child charge.
    http://www.chron.com

20 hours ago

White supremacist materials have been popping...

White supremacist materials have been popping up on the Texas State campus since November 2016.

    UTSA employees remove white nationalist banner found on main campus last week
    Updated 10:33 pm, Sunday, November 19, 2017 Late Sunday, a tip was received about a Twitter post by the same group responsible for placing a white nationalist banner on the campus of UTSA last week, which showed flyers plastered around the campus of what the group said was Northwest Vista College in early November.
    http://www.chron.com

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