The Houston billionaire discusses accepting Bitcoin at his luxury car dealership and accepting a cryptocurrency company as a Houston Rockets sponsor.
After six months of renovations, the Houston cultural institution is back.
A second-generation Owl argues that his alma mater should consider returning to the days of free tuition.
Top Army brass emphasized the need for innovation, while Austin Mayor Steve Adler tried keeping it weird.
The National Voter Registration Act prohibits removing ineligible voters from voter rolls within 90 days of a federal election. That’s just what the Harris County registrar tried to do.
In a city notorious for neglecting its history, two new initiatives aim to preserve memories of the storm.
Ben Reiter’s new book offers a comprehensive account of how the Astros became the next American baseball dynasty.
The Richmond resident warned Fort Bend ISD of the presence of graves, but no one listened—until they started finding human remains.
The Army chose Austin, citing its entrepreneurial culture and incentives from UT.
Austin nonprofit Southwest Key wants to open a facility for immigrant children in Houston’s East End. Mayor Sylvester Turner has other ideas.
The former University of Texas at Austin president, who takes over from retiring Chancellor William McRaven, discusses the state of the system.
San Antonio is America’s fastest-growing city, but its 153-year-old daily paper's owners keep shrinking its newsroom.
We all know the Gulf of Mexico is brown. Until it isn’t.
The renowned educator (and native Texan) came out of retirement to lead the historically black university.
PETA claims the university is blocking criticisms of alleged animal abuse on Facebook.
The new book tells the story of how a team and a city came together in victory after Hurricane Harvey.
Over 30 bodies have been discovered on a former prison farm in Fort Bend County.
Thousands of Houstonians turned out to get a last look at the Astrodome before its renovation.
We talked to William Middleton about his double biography of Dominique and John de Menil, which has been over a decade in the making.
How an anti-gentrification boycott became a proxy war between the radical left and the alt-right.
With one of Houston’s top museums off limits until fall, here are five other free museums and galleries that you should check out.
The energy secretary outlined the Trump administration’s new direction at an oil and gas conference in Houston.
The candidate for Texas’s 7th Congressional District has seen an outpouring of support—and money—since coming under fire from the national party.
Comedian Michael Klimkowski has fooled people from L.A. to Houston with his Joel Faux-steen act.
Newly released documents shed light on why the online giant snubbed the country’s fourth-largest city.
Vince McMahon says it’s too soon to announce cities, but that won’t keep us from recklessly speculating.
A summit on art and activism at Houston’s Day for Night festival pulled no punches.
The gay Latina sheriff of Dallas County advocates for Dreamers and LGBT rights.
A look inside the octogenarian oil magnate's 65,000-acre spread.
It was $2.2 billion, actually. That’s how much billionaire restaurateur Tilman Fertitta offered to buy his beloved Houston Rockets. This is the inside story of how he pulled off the most expensive deal in American sports history.
Experts discuss Permania and the oil field’s future at the University of Houston.
One of the museum’s most popular attractions is back and bigger than ever.
Electronic-rock act Femina-X defies expectations in San Antonio.
Houston’s innovative music and art festival event is expanding, and it's putting women at the forefront.
As people begin to pick up the pieces after Harvey, Best Friends Animal Society seeks to reunite furry companions with their humans.
Houston publicist Dutch Small was in Georgia when Harvey hit. But that didn’t stop him from helping.
Some of the city’s performing arts companies suffered major damage, but the museums have mostly stayed dry.
Kam Franklin tried to flee the city in 2005. This time, she stay put.
The Shefman family has taken drastic measures to protect their home from storms like Harvey.
Protesters and counter-protesters gathered in Sam Houston Park over “The Spirit of the Confederacy" statue.
Can the National Butterfly Center in Mission stop the government from building a wall across its land?
How the straight-talking, coyote-shooting, tobacco-chewing John Sharp has led a bonanza at Texas A&M.
Before it shuts down for good, we spent a day in the iconic Houston Heights icehouse.
Harris County was forced to release inmates after its pretrial detention system was declared unconstitutional.
Renewable energy and LNG exports are on the agenda during the energy secretary’s week-long trip.
Site selected over objections from some local residents.
The former presidential candidate gave qualified support to Trump’s missile strike against Syria.
The new secretary of energy finds himself in an unusual position.
At the CERAWeek conference in Houston, everyone wanted to talk about one thing: the Permian Basin.
NRG Energy built the world’s largest carbon capture unit in Fort Bend County, but what is the technology’s future?