The inmate, who is black, was sent to death row after he was convicted of killing a teenager during a restaurant robbery in the Houston area. He's asking Judge McSpadden to recuse himself from an ongoing appeal in light of a number of racially charged statements to us in an interview.
The flood that devastated our city also created some movement for our local economy. Are you surprised?
Whether you’re Cy-Fair alumni or not, get ready for some football spirit. Cy-Fair’s Ed Pustejovsky explains why Cypress is a great place to live amid earning the State Championship Title! #MyPerfectHouseton #MTSIR
Mayor Sylvester Turner addresses superintendent Richard Carranza leaving HISD to lead New York City's school system. HISD is holding off on naming an interim superintendent. DETAILS: http://bit.ly/2tk7shz
Recently, popular ride sharing services, Uber and Lyft, made their return to our area. After being made to leave the city behind in previous years, major cities in Texas saw a rise of occurrences such as drunk driving.
Since their return to the area, people are now to looking to see if their current precence is making a positive impact on the decrease in these types of occurrences. For more information, please visit: https://www.tatelawoffices.com/ubers-departure/
TEXAS ELECTION: Here's a video to help you get ready to vote statewide. (Joshua Guerra and Forrest Milburn) DETAILS: http://bit.ly/2tmHxWy
Happy Texas Independence Day! On March 2, 1836, the Texas Declaration of Independence was adopted at Washington-on-the-Brazos, about 80 miles northwest of Houston. 25 MAPS THAT EXPLAIN TEXAS: http://bit.ly/2GXuNaN Pictured: 1857 map of Texas. Notice the western counties are much larger than their modern-day versions, including Bexar, El Paso, Presidio and Cooke counties.
You won't feel bad about eating these free pancakes today. The freebie's part of a charitable tradition:
Age limits: How old do you have to be in Texas to buy rifles? Rent a car?
Cruz also compared Democrats to Lisa Simpson, which liberals took as a compliment.
Share your Go Texan day photos with us! We want to feature y'all in a roundup of how Houston looks in our Lone-Star pride apparel. Send your images to firstname.lastname@example.org or message them to us here on Facebook.
This father-daughter team posted a video parody to Childish Gambino's "Redbone" to sell her cookies. http://bit.ly/2EZanAE
The popular chain is making its Houston debut.
The project has been in the works for years with the goal being to create a clock that would keep accurate time for 10,000 years.