Freshman Sylvia Garcia of Houston, one of the first two Hispanic women to represent Texas in Congress, is among the seven House members prosecuting President Trump.
The Astros’ cheating scandal, coming on the heels of the Texans’ meltdown in Kansas City, is a low point in the city’s long history of sports failure.
Rapper Brad Jordan, better known as Scarface from the Geto Boys, is running for Houston City Council. And he might actually win.
In a landmark legal case, Harris County has agreed to release the vast majority of misdemeanor arrestees instead of locking them up. But reformers aren’t done yet.
General John Murray and his staff recently got their first chance to size up the research possibilities in College Station.
The former president held a conversation with former Secretary of State James A. Baker III, with whom he found much common ground.
Bill McRaven’s successor is already facing calls to lay off administrators and redefine the system’s mission.
Georgia O'Keeffe's talented younger sister was forgotten by art historians. A new exhibit in Dallas aims to shed light on her work.
The world-champion gymnast from Spring is taking misogyny to the mat.
The Power Issue: Renu Khator Is Working Nonstop to Turn a Commuter School Into a World-class University
The University of Houston chancellor can’t stop, won’t stop.
At Houston's Post Oak Hilton on election night, supporters gathered to cheer and celebrate their candidate.
The $40 million building is the most significant addition to the Menil campus in decades.
Stan Stanart was pressured by County Judge Ed Emmett to take down the inflammatory image and language.
After discovering the convict cemetery in March, the city appointed a panel of stakeholders. Now it’s ignoring their recommendation.
The president's son tell supporters that Cruz and his father have patched things up since the contentious 2016 presidential campaign.
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.