Six months ago, Nuro was still making a name for itself. Now, thousands of Houstonians rely on the autonomous delivery service to help them avoid getting the coronavirus.
Articles by Peter Holley
Jul 29, 2020 — By Peter Holley
Pressed by Texas Monthly, the department confirmed that Nicholas Gebhart was the officer who fired a beanbag round at the 16-year-old, leaving him with brain damage.
Jul 23, 2020 — By Peter Holley
The musicians in Midland, a popular country band, have entered the conversation about gentrification in the worst possible way.
Jul 14, 2020 — By Peter Holley
The message arrives at a time when anxious Houston teachers are deciding whether to return to classrooms as COVID-19 surges.
Jul 9, 2020 — By Peter Holley
Facing a runoff to become the GOP candidate for a congressional district south of Houston, Wall is putting her personal wealth—but not much shoe leather—into her campaign.
Jul 1, 2020 — By Peter Holley
As public health experts warn that ICUs in the city might soon be overwhelmed with coronavirus patients, shops and restaurants remain packed.
Jun 10, 2020 — By Peter Holley
Taye Johnson has been demonstrating outside Austin police headquarters with a message informed by his own service.
Jun 1, 2020 — By Peter Holley
They thought they’d be treating heat exhaustion this weekend. Then police started firing rubber bullets and beanbag rounds.
May 29, 2020 — By Peter Holley
A month ago Philip Archibald was a frustrated small business owner locked inside his Dallas home. Now he commands a heavily armed network of anti-lockdown vigilantes, some with extremist leanings.
Apr 28, 2020 — By Peter Holley
Karan Janes was trying to keep her mom safe when she placed her inside a Brenham elder care facility, but then it was struck by a major coronavirus outbreak.
Apr 22, 2020 — By Peter Holley
After Greg Abbott's executive order deemed the industry essential, workers have been struggling to abide by health protocols.
Apr 15, 2020 — By Peter Holley
Two Texas researchers believe they may already have one locked inside a Houston freezer.
Apr 8, 2020 — By Peter Holley
A new study suggests that, even in communities with few confirmed cases, the coronavirus could be spreading much more quickly than people realize.
Apr 2, 2020 — By Peter Holley
In Houston, officials say people are coming into more and more contact with otters, owls, and other animals.
Mar 30, 2020 — By Peter Holley
The device they've designed has piqued the interest of government officials and large manufacturers hoping to address the coronavirus crisis.
Mar 16, 2020 — By Peter Holley
In Houston’s adult nightclubs, with cash transactions and close contact, exotic dancers say they’re forced to choose between health and a paycheck.
Mar 11, 2020 — By Peter Holley
A single case of COVID-19 was all it took to bring Houston's favorite celebration to its knees.
Mar 10, 2020 — By Peter Holley
The newly opened Sesh Coworking arrives as the number of female entrepreneurs in the city is on the rise.
Mar 3, 2020 — By Peter Holley
The city, which trained for a flu pandemic as recently as November, is ground zero for military medicine.
Feb 10, 2020 — By Peter Holley
One of the Bayou City’s biggest immigrant gateways, southwest Houston, is a dangerous and daunting place for pedestrians.
Jan 29, 2020 — By Peter Holley
Coming soon to a Texas highway near you: self-driving semis.
Jan 15, 2020 — By Peter Holley
What happens when pain relief is turned into YouTube entertainment?