16 min ago

A man is in serious condition after he swerve...

A man is in serious condition after he swerved off the road and the vehicle landed on top of the man, trapping him. https://chrn.cl/2KblUR3

    Chron.com from the Houston Chronicle
    A man is in serious condition after he swerved off the road and the vehicle landed on top of the man, trapping him. https://chrn.cl/2KblUR3
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36 min ago

In Houston, 18 stores will close.

In Houston, 18 stores will close.

    Toys R Us to close all stores Friday, including 18 in Houston area
    Toys R Us will close all of its stores, including 18 in the Houston area, on Friday. The bankrupt toy retailer is offering steep discounts before closing 735 Toys R Us and Babies R Us stores nationwide, including 65 locations in Texas. The closure will affects as many as 33,000 employees.
    https://www.chron.com

56 min ago

The death penalty trial began today:

The death penalty trial began today:

    Things to know about Ali Mahwood-Awad Irsan and Houston 'honor killings'
    The death penalty trial of Ali Irsan, a Jordanian immigrant accused in a pair of "honor killings, began Monday. Irsan, a devout Muslim, is accused of killing his daughter's husband and her best friend because she converted to Christianity and marred a Christian.
    https://www.chron.com

1 hour ago

30 migrant parents were separated from their ...

30 migrant parents were separated from their children were released in El Paso. What happens next? https://chrn.cl/2yQgPID

    Chron.com from the Houston Chronicle
    30 migrant parents were separated from their children were released in El Paso. What happens next? https://chrn.cl/2yQgPID
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1 hour ago

"The trial was grueling and painful for them ...

"The trial was grueling and painful for them to relive. John's mother was recently hospitalized, and a retrial will put the family through this hell again."

    Prosecutors to retry Terry Thompson in Houston diner choking case
    "We've once again reviewed and considered the evidence in the death of John Hernandez," the district attorney's office said Monday. "It has been determined that Terry Thompson will be tried again for this homicide-allowing a jury of his peers to resolve this case."
    https://www.chron.com

1 hour ago

Harden is expected to be named the league's M...

Harden is expected to be named the league's MVP at the NBA Awards tonight:

    James Harden throws a block party at his old middle school
    James Harden returned to the place Sunday where his basketball dreams all started - Audubon Middle School in Los Angeles. Harden and adidas Basketball had a block party at the Rockets star's former junior high school where Harden joined students from the school as well as friends and family for an "Imma Be a Star" party.
    https://www.chron.com

2 hours ago

He's set to be sentenced today:

He's set to be sentenced today:

    UH engineering student who tried to join ISIS in Syria to be sentenced
    A college student from Spring who got cold feet en route to joining ISIS fighters in Syria is set to be sentenced by a federal judge Monday for a joint plot with a former Klein Oak High School classmate who died after joining the jihadist insurgency. U.S. District Judge Lynn N.
    https://www.chron.com

2 hours ago

Amenities will include a resort-style pool an...

Amenities will include a resort-style pool and outdoor entertainment area, a fitness center, yoga room, fitness lawn, sky lounge and wine storage.

    The Woodlands to add 8-story apartment project in Hughes Landing
    The Howard Hughes Corp. plans to add a second apartment project to Hughes Landing in The Woodlands. The 386-unit, eight-story building on Hughes Landing Boulevard along Lake Woodlands is scheduled to open in 2020. The first project, One Lakes Edge, which is 99 percent occupied, was completed in 2015.
    https://www.chron.com

3 hours ago

RIP:

RIP:

    Richard Harrison, 'Old Man' From 'Pawn Stars,' Dies at 77
    Richard Harrison, best known as "The Old Man" from "Pawn Stars," has died, according to his son Rick Harrison. He was 77. "Richard Benjamin 'The Old Man' Harrison passed away this morning surrounded by those he loved," Rick Harrison said in a statement to TheWrap Monday.
    https://www.chron.com

3 hours ago

Celebs broke out of their comfort zone this y...

Celebs broke out of their comfort zone this year:

    Pride Month on display at the BET Awards: Best and worst dressed celebrities
    See photos of celebrity outfits at the BET Awards.
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4 hours ago

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

    Trader Joe's employees share 8 annoying things they wish shoppers would stop doing
    Michael Nagle / Getty Images Trader Joe's jobs have a good rep in the grocery business. The grocery chain was named as one of the best places to work this year. Still, there are some things that shoppers do that tend to irritate Trader Joe's employees.
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4 hours ago

Chron.com from the Houston Chronicle was live...

OPENING STATEMENTS begin in the death penalty trial of Jordanian immigrant accused in a pair of “honor killings” that shocked Houston. https://chrn.cl/2trvV1J

    Chron.com from the Houston Chronicle
    OPENING STATEMENTS begin in the death penalty trial of Jordanian immigrant accused in a pair of "honor killings" that shocked Houston. https://chrn.cl/2trvV1J
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4 hours ago

Chron.com from the Houston Chronicle is live ...

OPENING STATEMENTS begin in the death penalty trial of Jordanian immigrant accused in a pair of “honor killings” that shocked Houston. https://chrn.cl/2trvV1J

    Chron.com from the Houston Chronicle
    OPENING STATEMENTS begin in the death penalty trial of Jordanian immigrant accused in a pair of "honor killings" that shocked Houston. https://chrn.cl/2trvV1J
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4 hours ago

The park features include a wave pool, lazy r...

The park features include a wave pool, lazy river, kids slides and an interactive play structure with more than 300 water play elements.

    Big Rivers Waterpark grand opening postponed until July
    Big Rivers Waterpark & Gator Bayou Adventure Park will open in July due to recent inclement weather, according to a Big Rivers Waterpark Facebook post. "Due to recent inclement weather patterns and projections from the National Weather Service, it is with regret that we have decided to reschedule the Grand Opening date for Big Rivers Waterpark and Gator Bayou Adventure Park into July," the Facebook post said.
    https://www.chron.com

5 hours ago

HPD officials are investigating a scene where...

HPD officials are investigating a scene where a man and woman are dead in Greenspoint after neighbors reported arguing followed by several gunshots. https://chrn.cl/2yFkclh

    Chron.com from the Houston Chronicle
    HPD officials are investigating a scene where a man and woman are dead in Greenspoint after neighbors reported arguing followed by several gunshots. https://chrn.cl/2yFkclh
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5 hours ago

Highs this week are supposed to be in the low...

Highs this week are supposed to be in the low 90s, how will you stay cool? Greenwood King Properties and #ForgottenDayHOU know where Houstonians went throughout the '50s and '60s to beat the heat. Here's a hint... this famous hotel pool had its own synchronized swimming team. (sponsored)

    Chron.com from the Houston Chronicle
    Highs this week are supposed to be in the low 90s, how will you stay cool? Greenwood King Properties and #ForgottenDayHOU know where Houstonians went throughout the '50s and '60s to beat the heat....
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6 hours ago

The decision ends a years-long dispute betwee...

The decision ends a years-long dispute between company and county residents and leaders.

    Company ends legal efforts to build landfill in Waller County
    A Georgia company is ending its long legal fight to build a 250-acre landfall in Waller County, a victory for activists and local leaders who have opposed the plans on environmental grounds. Green Group Holdings LLC said its remaining judicial appeals have been dismissed and it has withdrawn any other requests for approval related to the proposal, according to a news release issued Monday by the company.
    https://www.chron.com

6 hours ago

The family is from the Houston area:

The family is from the Houston area:

    Police: 2 dead, 1 hurt in small plane crash in Detroit
    DETROIT (AP) - Authorities say two people have died and a third was injured when a small plane crashed in Detroit while heading to the city's municipal airport. Detroit police Capt. Mark Thornton told reporters the single-engine plane en route to Coleman A. Young International Airport apparently struck a power line and tree Sunday night.
    https://www.chron.com

7 hours ago

The officer fatally shot the man during a tra...

The officer fatally shot the man during a traffic stop early this morning:

    Man dead in officer-involved shooting in Galveston
    A Galveston police officer fatally shot a man during a traffic stop early Monday, officials said. The man was shot around 3 a.m. after police stopped him in the 5300 block of Avenue L, said Capt. Joshua Schirard, of the Galveston Police Department. The officer discharged a weapon, striking the man, Schirard said.
    https://www.chron.com

7 hours ago

Houstonians: How was your childhood?

Houstonians: How was your childhood?

    Did Houston deserve to be ranked second worst city in Texas to raise a kid?
    A recent Wallethub report looked at the best cities in Texas to raise a family, ranking 117 cities in the Lone Star State for their kid-friendliness. Surprisingly by Wallethub's standards the city of Houston ranked 116th, second to last to San Benito in the Rio Grande Valley.
    https://www.chron.com

8 hours ago

When he flipped, the vehicle landed on top of...

When he flipped, the vehicle landed on top of the man, trapping him.

    Man flown to hospital after ATV crash in Crosby
    A man is in serious condition after he crashed an ATV in Crosby Sunday night, according to the Harris County Sheriff's Office. The wreck happened on Adlong School Road near Highway 90, around 11:15 p.m. The man was driving his ATV southbound on Adlong School Road when he swerved off the road and crashed into a brick mailbox, causing him to flip over, authorities said.
    https://www.chron.com

8 hours ago

Not surprisingly, the owner has already had h...

Not surprisingly, the owner has already had hundreds of phone calls and texts from people interested in the house.

    Texas woman lists her home for just $1, gets a lot of attention
    The maxim when looking to buy a house is "location, location, location." But if you're a real estate agent looking to sell a house what's most important is getting "attention, attention, attention." Houston real estate agent Wes Stoyanov certainly has the city's attention after his client came to him with the idea of putting her completely remodeled west Houston home on the market for just $1.
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9 hours ago

The Hispanic population in Texas has increase...

The Hispanic population in Texas has increased from 9.7 million in 2010 to 11.1 million in 2017 while the white population increased by about 458,000 people. That may mean you should brush up on your Spanish:

    Hispanics in Texas slated to become majority population by 2022
    It's no secret that Texas has a large Hispanic population. Thanks to the integration of the culture we now have tacos, Tex-Mex and Selena, and as the population continues to grow the state will continue to adapt as we have in the past.
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10 hours ago

The woman's car has been connected to a June ...

The woman's car has been connected to a June 20 incident at a Chinatown diner.

    Body of decomposed woman found face-down in west Houston garage, police say
    The "badly decomposed" body of a woman was found in the garage of a west Houston home Friday night, the Houston Police Department said. A red, 2003 Buick LaSabre that belonged to the woman, meanwhile, has been connected to a June 20 "dine and dash" at a Denny's near Chinatown, investigators said.
    https://www.chron.com

10 hours ago

Will the latest installment of the blockbuste...

Will the latest installment of the blockbuster film series have the same effect?

    'Jurassic World' is a boon for one Texas business selling massive dinosaur ornaments
    Dinosaurs have become a big part of Frazier's Ornamental & Architectural Concret e in more ways than one. Since the 1950s, Frazier's has sold architectural concrete and decorative ornaments. The business moved to the corner of U.S. 290 and Texas 6 in Hempstead in 2000 and made its dinosaur ornaments a prominent fixture.
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11 hours ago

Cute overload.

Cute overload.

    Houston Zoo's newest baby elephant is pretty adorable
    The Houston Zoo's newest little baby isn't so little -- she's about 345 pounds, actually. Tilly, a newborn Asian elephant, took her first steps to greet the public on Tuesday. The 2-day-old elephant was followed closely by her 35-year-old mother, Tess.
    https://www.chron.com

11 hours ago

The bizarre incident last month involving his...

The bizarre incident last month involving his bicycle, his wife, her boyfriend and the boyfriend's truck.

    Arrest affidavit: Husband attacks wife, her boyfriend and boyfriend's truck
    Updated 10:10 pm, Saturday, June 23, 2018 A man was arrested Friday night on a charge of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon for a bizarre incident last month involving his bicycle, his wife, her boyfriend and the boyfriend's truck, according to an arrest affidavit.
    https://www.chron.com

12 hours ago

The 39 arrests bring HPD's grand total to mor...

The 39 arrests bring HPD's grand total to more than 150 for sex trade-related crimes in 2018.

    Houston police arrested more than three dozen suspects on sex trade-related crimes in May
    The Houston Police Department has released mugshots for 39 men charged with allegedly soliciting a prostitute in May. The 39 arrests bring HPD's grand total to more than 150 for sex trade-related crimes in 2018.
    https://www.chron.com

12 hours ago

Could it have been ... pirates?

Could it have been ... pirates?

    $65,000 missing bronze statue found in Corpus Christi Bay
    CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (AP) - A bronze statue worth about $65,000 and reported missing Friday from a Corpus Christi waterfront sculpture has been found in the water about 100 yards from where it had been displayed.
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13 hours ago

Get your drink on.

Get your drink on.

    Amazon will now deliver beer and wine almost immediately in Houston
    Amazon will now deliver beer and wine to your door in Houston within two-hours. Amazon's Prime Now service includes delivery of Michelob Ultra, Corona Extra and Josh Cellars and local flavors like Karbach and St. Arnolds To order, residents can enter their ZIP code, and add items to their cart from local stores and restaurants using Prime Now.
    https://www.chron.com

13 hours ago

A resident who found him suspicious, even tho...

A resident who found him suspicious, even though he was in full uniform with his fire truck parked nearby.

    Black firefighter on inspection duty in Oakland hills gets videotaped, reported to police
    A black firefighter conducting city-mandated inspections around homes in the Oakland hills was reported to police and, on a separate occasion, questioned and videotaped by a resident who found him suspicious, even though he was in full uniform with his fire truck parked nearby.
    https://www.chron.com

14 hours ago

What's your favorite Pi Pizza?

What's your favorite Pi Pizza?

    Houston's Pi Pizza named among Food Network's best pizzerias in the country
    A Houston pizza joint has earned a spot on the Food Network's " The Best Pizzas in America's Biggest Cities" list. Pi Pizza, at 181 Heights Blvd., was included on the list for thinking "beyond just Italian-American classics."
    https://www.chron.com

14 hours ago

The secret's out:

The secret's out:

    Best-kept secrets of Houston's suburbs
    If you're making a trek to the outskirts of town, it's the perfect opportunity to try a local favorite. We asked readers across the Houston area to share the best-kept secrets of their neighborhoods.
    https://www.chron.com

15 hours ago

Which are you most excited about?

Which are you most excited about?

    New on Netflix, HBO, Amazon and Hulu July 2018
    https://www.beaumontenterprise.com/entertainment/article/New-on-Netflix-HBO-Amazon-and-Hulu-July-2018-13014930.php
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15 hours ago

What do you think of his reasoning?

What do you think of his reasoning?

    David Lynch thinks Donald Trump 'could go down as one of the greatest presidents in history'
    Never shy of saying something eye-raising, "Twin Peaks" creator David Lynch thinks Donald Trump could go down as one of the greatest presidents in history. No, really. "He could go down as one of the greatest presidents in history because he has disrupted the thing so much," Lynch said of the political establishment in a wide-ranging interview with The Guardian.
    https://www.chron.com

16 hours ago

"I've made myself a hate magnet."

"I've made myself a hate magnet."

    Roseanne Barr Cries, 'I'm Just So Sorry That I Was So Unclear and Stupid'
    Roseanne Barr spoke out about losing her ABC show in a phone interview posted Sunday with Rabbi Shmuley Boteach, saying that she "made herself a hate magnet" with the racially charged tweet that led to her self-titled show's cancellation.
    https://www.chron.com

17 hours ago

DEATH PENALTY TRIAL BEGINNING: Authorities sa...

DEATH PENALTY TRIAL BEGINNING: Authorities said both slayings were driven by the anger of Ali Mahwood-Awad Irsan, a conservative Muslim, over his daughter Nesreen’s decision to marry a Christian man from Houston.

    Chron.com from the Houston Chronicle
    DEATH PENALTY TRIAL BEGINNING: Authorities said both slayings were driven by the anger of Ali Mahwood-Awad Irsan, a conservative Muslim, over his daughter Nesreen's decision to marry a Christian man...
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17 hours ago

NOOOOO!!!!

NOOOOO!!!!

    Moving bumps on woman's face turn out to be migrating worm
    The bump first appeared underneath her left eye - a teeny nodule just below the tear duct. Five days later, one bump became three, this time above the eyelid. Then, in twice as much time, the roving bulges migrated to her upper lip. It burned and itched, but no other symptoms presented themselves.
    https://www.chron.com

18 hours ago

A Chipotle restaurant was fined the most duri...

A Chipotle restaurant was fined the most during this time frame.

    Houston businesses caught selling alcohol to minors since April
    Houston businesses caught selling alcohol to minors since April
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18 hours ago

Wait until you see the backyard.

Wait until you see the backyard.

    Stunning, New Orleans-like Woodlands mansion listed at $3.2 million
    With a back courtyard that looks like something out of the French Quarter, this Woodlands mansion for sale can easily make its owners forget they're in the heart of suburbia.
    https://www.chron.com

18 hours ago

Dozens gathered outside a downtown Houston wa...

Dozens gathered outside a downtown Houston warehouse where the federal government plans to hold children who have crossed into the United States illegally.

    Protests continue as Trump administration moves to reunite separated families
    Kristen Ruiz has never thought of herself as an activist. But one night last week, as the stay-at-home mother of three rocked her 17-month-old to sleep, she was overcome with sadness and anger at the thought of the government taking her children from her.
    https://www.chron.com

19 hours ago

Are you surprised?

Are you surprised?

    Houston listed among cities with the most cheaters - again
    Updated 6:58 pm, Sunday, June 24, 2018 Houston came in at No. 8 in the country for cities with the most cheating spouses per capita according to a recent report - and it wasn't the first time the city has received this kind of recognition.
    https://www.chron.com

19 hours ago

Alix Tichelman said she met the millionaire e...

Alix Tichelman said she met the millionaire exec on his yacht, injected him with heroin, and panicked when he lost consciousness.

    Alix Tichelman reveals her story after Google executive's death
    Alix Tichelman, nicknamed by national media as the "Call Girl Killer" and "Harbor Hooker" of Santa Cruz, is finally telling her side of the story. In a series of interviews with KSBW this week, Tichelman relived the day that she met a Google executive on his yacht in the Santa Cruz harbor, injected him with heroin, and panicked when he lost consciousness.
    https://www.chron.com

20 hours ago

Get ready, fans in Clear Lake.

Get ready, fans in Clear Lake.

    Hubcap Grill's new Seabrook location edges closer to opening
    There is good news for Bay Area diners who have a hankering for decadent, greasy cheeseburgers with exotic toppings like peanut butter and Cheetos. Hubcap Grill, Ricky Craig's beloved burger chain, is getting ready to open its newest location in the area along NASA Parkway in Seabrook.
    https://www.chron.com

20 hours ago

In this photo, "Cowboy George" Rodriguez show...

In this photo, "Cowboy George" Rodriguez shows off his 1972 Chevy long bed, with Old Glory on the radio antenna.

    Old photos paint a picture of Houston's greater East End
    Houston's East End district is home to some of our favorite things. Here, you'll find Houston classics like the original Ninfa's and El Tiempo Cantina, plus new hot spots, such as former Astros player Hunter Pence's gamer cafe Coral Sword.
    https://www.chron.com

20 hours ago

You don't have to live in the country to see ...

You don't have to live in the country to see a coyote. But, living in certain parts of a neighborhood does increase your chances.

    Coyote caught looking for snack of garbage in Pearland neighborhood
    Pearland residents are taking measures to keep pets and people safe after a coyote was caught on camera investigating some trash bags in the Dixie Woods subdivision on Tuesday. The coyote was seen by Leigh Ann Moreno, who posted a Nextdoor warning to neighbors about the animal and shared a video with Chron.com.
    https://www.chron.com

21 hours ago

WRONG-WAY DRIVER: She said she was intoxicate...

WRONG-WAY DRIVER: She said she was intoxicated when she crashed her car on the southbound side of Interstate 45 in Houston near the Pierce Elevated at West Dallas. DETAILS: https://trib.al/KDCC28a

    Chron.com from the Houston Chronicle
    WRONG-WAY DRIVER: She said she was intoxicated when she crashed her car on the southbound side of Interstate 45 in Houston near the Pierce Elevated at West Dallas. DETAILS: https://trib.al/KDCC28a
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21 hours ago

WRONG-WAY DRIVER: She said she had been drink...

WRONG-WAY DRIVER: She said she had been drinking when she drove the wrong way and crashed her car on the southbound side of I-45 in Houston near the Pierce Elevated at West Dallas. DETAILS: https://trib.al/KDCC28a

    Chron.com from the Houston Chronicle
    WRONG-WAY DRIVER: She said she was intoxicated when she crashed her car on the southbound side of Interstate 45 in Houston near the Pierce Elevated at West Dallas. DETAILS: https://trib.al/KDCC28a
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21 hours ago

Keep this in mind when grabbing lunch this we...

Keep this in mind when grabbing lunch this week...

    Houston restaurant inspection citations for the week of June 12-19
    Inspectors condemn variety of foods from several kitchens Updated 10:29 pm, Tuesday, June 19, 2018 Several Houston restaurants were told their food wasn't safe for humans. At a Chinese fast food restaurant, six pounds of raw shrimp was condemned because it had been held at improper temperature overnight.
    https://www.chron.com

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