34 min 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.
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54 min 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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1 hour 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

1 hour 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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1 hour 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.
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2 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.
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2 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

2 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

3 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.
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3 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

3 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

3 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

4 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

4 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.
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4 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.
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5 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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5 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.
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5 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.
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6 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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6 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

7 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.
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7 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.
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7 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

8 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.
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8 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.
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8 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.
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9 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

9 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

10 hours ago

Kate Upton is learning that a marriage is oft...

Kate Upton is learning that a marriage is often about pushing your spouse, even when it's hard.

    Watch model Kate Upton push husband Justin Verlander up a hill
    Newly married model Kate Upton uploaded a video of her pushing new husband up a hill as part of an exorcise routine.
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10 hours ago

Model Kate Upton is learning that a marriage ...

Model Kate Upton is learning that a marriage is often about pushing your spouse, even when it's hard.

    Watch model Kate Upton push husband Justin Verlander up a hill
    Newly married model Kate Upton uploaded a video of her pushing new husband up a hill as part of an exorcise routine.
    http://www.chron.com

10 hours ago

Two brothers are dead after a reported argume...

Two brothers are dead after a reported argument escalated in their north Harris County home.

    Two brothers dead in apparent murder-suicide in north Harris County
    Two brothers are dead after a reported argument escalated in their north Harris County home. Shots rang out in the 1900 block of Homebrook Drive near Greater Greenspoint around 11:30 p.m. Thursday, HCSO Sgt. Cedrick Collier said. The brothers were arguing inside their home and went outside when it got physical.
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10 hours ago

The thief grabbed an iconic Eddie Van Halen g...

The thief grabbed an iconic Eddie Van Halen guitar off the wall, and then walked out.

    Thief steals Eddie Van Halen guitar valued at more than $100K from S.A.'s Hard Rock Cafe, police say
    Updated 7:48 am, Friday, November 17, 2017 A thief walked into the Hard Rock Cafe in downtown San Antonio Friday morning, grabbed an iconic Eddie Van Halen guitar off the wall and then walked out. Now, authorities are searching for the suspect and the prized guitar, which is valued at more than $100,000.
    http://www.chron.com

11 hours ago

Learn more about this Houston institution.

Learn more about this Houston institution.

    Shipley Do-Nuts celebrating over 80 years of donut-slinging in Houston
    This month one of Houston's favorite privately-owned brands, Shipley Do-Nuts, turns 80 years old. Founded in 1936 by Lawrence Shipley, Sr. and Lillie Shipley, the first doughnuts they created were cut by hand and served hot the whole day. Back then they were only a nickel for a dozen.
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11 hours ago

Houston police are searching for a suspect wh...

Houston police are searching for a suspect who robbed a two people at gunpoint as they walked into their Greenspoint-area apartment.

    Man and woman robbed at gunpoint in Greenspoint apartment complex
    Houston police are hoping this video will help them identify two suspects who robbed a man and woman at gunpoint as they walked into their Greenspoint-area apartment. The robbery occurred at about 3:28 a.m. on Sept. 17 at the Canyon Club apartment complex at 11500 Green Plaza Drive, the Houston Police Department's Robbery Division said in a release.
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12 hours ago

Beware of this scam: Tell your friends to be ...

Beware of this scam: Tell your friends to be wary of anyone who motions them to pull over because of their wheels.

    Houston police warn drivers of 'wobbly wheel' scam
    HPD's Major Offenders Division has become aware of a new scam in Houston, where drivers are approached in parking lots or on the road and told that they have a "wobbly wheel" and forced to pay for repairs to problems they do not have.
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12 hours ago

The men reportedly thought they were meeting ...

The men reportedly thought they were meeting up with underaged teenage girls.

    Paxton: Men arrested after sending sexual messages to authorities posing as underage girls
    Three Central Texas men accused of sending sexually explicit messages and traveling to meet undercover authorities posing as underage girls have been arrested. Samuel David Kelley, 21, of Georgetown, Shane Michael Perry, 27, of Georgetown and Joshua Logan Dean, 28, of Austin have all been arrested and are each charged with one count of online solicitation of a minor.
    http://www.chron.com

12 hours ago

What do you think?

What do you think?

    Sports, business leaders say bathroom bill a bad idea
    Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban's take on the Texas Legislature's push for a bathroom bill: "I can care less where you pee." Neither do other business leaders, he said when asked about major concerns company executives outside the state have about proposals to require people use the bathroom the correlates with sex on their birth certificate.
    http://www.chron.com

13 hours ago

The death of the special-needs teen girl was ...

The death of the special-needs teen girl was all caught on surveillance cameras.

    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

13 hours ago

“We’re getting to the point where poor males ...

“We’re getting to the point where poor males feel uncomfortable on some college campuses.” What do you think?

    Male students 'uncomfortable' on Texas campuses, education official says
    Outnumbered male college students in Texas have created a sharp gender gap in statewide completion rates - and, according to the state's higher education commissioner, a campus cultural problem for men. "We're getting to the point where poor males feel uncomfortable on some college campuses," said Raymund Paredes, who leads Texas' higher education coordinating board.
    http://www.chron.com

14 hours ago

This might be problematic as Apple has clashe...

This might be problematic as Apple has clashed with authorities before over privacy.

    Apple served with search warrant in Sutherland Springs shooting
    Updated 11:56 pm, Thursday, November 16, 2017 Texas Rangers investigating the mass shooting in Sutherland Springs have served a search warrant on Silicon Valley giant Apple Inc. and are seeking digital photos, messages, documents and other types of data that might have been stored by gunman Devin Patrick Kelley, who was found with an iPhone after he killed himself.
    http://www.chron.com

14 hours ago

The recent death of a Texas State University ...

The recent death of a Texas State University student isn't the first time something like this has happened.

    Tragic moments in recent Texas fraternity history
    Earlier this week, Texas State University suspended all Greek activities following the death of a 20-year-old sophomore. Matthew Ellis of Atascocita, Texas was found dead Monday morning after attending a fraternity event the night before. Sadly, tragic incidents like Ellis' death have occurred in Texas fraternity history before.
    http://www.chron.com

15 hours ago

See the best, worst and weirdest dressed at l...

See the best, worst and weirdest dressed at last night's event.

    Celebrities bring their extravagant fashions to the Latin Grammy Awards
    Published 8:39 pm, Thursday, November 16, 2017 The 18th annual Latin Grammy Awards took place on Thursday, Nov. 16, and celebrities definitely brought their best, most unique fashion game. Some stars rocked the red carpet with elegant, bright dressed and well-fitted suits, while others were maybe a little too creative with their outfits.
    http://www.chron.com

15 hours ago

The student's parents became suspicious when ...

The student's parents became suspicious when they found nudes on their child's phone.

    Police arrest Oklahoma teacher after cops pretend to be student in text message
    A 22-year-old teacher was recently arrested by police after investigators used a student's phone to confirm a meeting with the instructor, reports News 9. Canadian County Police began to look into Hunter Day after parents allegedly found nude photos of her on their son's phone.
    http://www.chron.com

16 hours ago

"These guys are good; they go where they're g...

"These guys are good; they go where they're going to find victims."

    Almost 'every popular social media site' being used to recruit sex trafficking victims, FBI says
    If there's new technology that teens are using to communicate, pimps know about it, says special agent Marty Parker, and they're using it to snare potential victims. Parker's been in the pimp-busting business in the Bay Area for years, and in that time, she has seen pimps adapt to the advent of social media.
    http://www.chron.com

16 hours ago

"We’re fortunate that we didn’t experience wh...

"We’re fortunate that we didn’t experience what happened in Houston, but we shouldn’t let that take us off our guard"

    What Hurricane Harvey would have done to San Antonio
    San Antonio might not flood exactly like Houston did if the Alamo City had its own Hurricane Harvey, but the damage would still be severe. Imagine floodwaters inundating the River Walk, the Broadway corridor and neighborhoods like Mahncke Park, River Road and Tobin Hill. That's what new simulations show.
    http://www.chron.com

17 hours ago

Wow.

Wow.

    Eva Longoria lists secluded compound in Hollywood Hills for $14M
    Eva Longoria has put her secluded Hollywood Hills home on the market for $14 million. The star had purchased the place from Tom Cruise in 2015. Claudine Zap, provided by Published 9:00 am, Thursday, November 16, 2017 Actress and producer Eva Longoria has put her Hollywood Hills home on the market for $14 million.
    http://www.chron.com

17 hours ago

They had to sell the rock star's home after h...

They had to sell the rock star's home after he died last month.

    PHOTOS: Peek inside Tom Petty's $5.9 million lakeside palace
    It sits on Lake Sherwood near Malibu. Updated 10:53 pm, Monday, November 13, 2017 It never occurred to Tom Petty that gathering a group of friends to play music wouldn't make them big stars. After meeting Elvis at the age of 10 and later watching the Beatles, he knew he was meant to be a musician and approached it with laser focus.
    http://www.chron.com

18 hours ago

A 33-year-old man was shot and killed near th...

A 33-year-old man was shot and killed near the University of Houston, police said. For the full story: http://bit.ly/2j29omp

    Chron.com from the Houston Chronicle
    A 33-year-old man was shot and killed near the University of Houston, police said. For the full story: http://bit.ly/2j29omp
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18 hours ago

Pumpkin Farms Dressage is a world-class horse...

Pumpkin Farms Dressage is a world-class horse training and boarding facility

    Picture-perfect farm, world-class horse training facility listed in Snohomish
    Pumpkin Farms is an equestrian's dream come true Updated 9:09 am, Thursday, November 16, 2017 Situated on 17½ sprawling, beautifully maintained acres, Pumpkin Farms Dressage is a world-class horse training and boarding facility in Snohomish. And it's for sale.
    http://www.chron.com

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