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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.
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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
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 email@example.com 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.
Susan Mize is accused of working with two teen boys to plan a carjacking. UPDATE: Police say it was a friend they carjacked.
He pretended to be Harris County District Attorney Kim Ogg, as well as a number of other officials, in an effort to bilk his girlfriend's adult daughter out of $13,000.
This year, our Houston chefs set a new record in what's often referred to as the Oscars of the national dining scene:
Duane Brown joined Arian Foster's podcast and talked about his departure from the Houston Texans.
She was hit by a car and lying on the ground when a truck traveling northbound struck her again. Neither one of the drivers remained at the scene.
The performer has three felony counts of "use of a child in a sexual performance".
The 15-year-old southeast Texas teen who'd previously gone missing -- thought to be with a Snapchat predator -- was found. She died Saturday, two months after she was reunited with her family.
She'd rather maintain her anonymity than collect her half-billion dollars. Anyone who'd take it on her behalf?
The boyfriend confronted him after he broke into the home early this morning.
The latest in rolling updates: A father of three victims lunged at the disgraced doctor during a court hearing.
FEMA is considering ending a shelter program put displaced Harvey victims in hotels. That could affect more than 3,500 locals. Do you think they should receive an extension?
In case you missed this major news yesterday: The new "Whale" well struck a potentially major oil payload while drilling to about 23,000 feet in the deepwater Gulf about 200 miles southwest of Houston.
Would simplifying this complicated process help both parties in reaching a compromise? Here's the short answer, and the long one:
A 26-year-old Houston father was killed on the fourth of his new job at a tire-recycling plant.
Christopher Delacruz allegedly followed the victim home after a minor collision and killed him in front of his family.
Have you been to this Houston park? It opened last year on the north side and brought along some familiar "people". (Photo: Yi-Chin Lee, Houston Chronicle) DETAILS: http://bit.ly/2DHR1w3
BREAKING: This morning's FBI shooting in Trinity Gardens involved a kidnapping victim. An FBI agent fatally shot a man during the pre-dawn operation. (Photo: Godofredo A. Vasquez, Houston Chronicle) DETAILS: http://bit.ly/2DAvGZo
Today officials at NASA - National Aeronautics and Space Administration are removing a portion of historic Mission Control to prepare it for renovations. The goal is to restore the room to the way it looked in 1969 when man first set foot on the moon. Thanks to Space Center Houston for allowing us this inside look. READ MORE: http://www.chron.com/neighborhood/bayarea/article/NASA-removes-a-piece-of-historic-Mission-Control-12522543.php
A judge has sentenced ex- USA Gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar after victim impact statements. DETAILS: http://bit.ly/2n76zlU
Don't forget to pick up your free spicy chicken biscuits until 10:30 a.m. today, Wednesday. DETAILS: http://bit.ly/2F5QwfB
A Chambers County family is asking the public for help in finding their 2-year-old German Shepherd who was taken from their home nearly two weeks ago. Any information leading to the dog will have up to $1,000 reward. Get more details here: http://bit.ly/2n0K5Um