The police tactic is controversial but common—particularly in Texas.
Their experience is a visceral reminder of the risks of entrusting our personal lives to startups whose business models discourage accountability.
Cancer sucks, but the timing couldn’t have been more fortuitous.
The powerful Houston congresswoman is alleged to have fired an aide who claimed she was sexually assaulted by a CBCF supervisor.
And, specifically, one Houston suburb is the number two destination in America.
For the Renaissance man—a baseball player, a features writer, and an award-winning documentary filmmaker—the sky posed no limit.
It won’t bring back the seven-year-old girl killed in a drive-by shooting on Sunday morning, but it might make it easier for her family to get through their mourning.
Police say the seven-year-old was fatally shot on a feeder road near a Harris County Walmart. Two suspects are in custody.
After 42 years, Fitzgerald's is closing. The legendary club certainly made its mark.
The former president held a conversation with former Secretary of State James A. Baker III, with whom he found much common ground.
The Houston mayor understands the wisdom of maintaining good relations even with people you disagree with again and again.
The Houston Astros owner probably isn’t too worried that his team didn’t go all the way this year—he’s settling in for the long haul.
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.
A Houston couple brings the ”Moneyball” philosophy to social change.
The Republican rally for Ted Cruz was a display of us-against-ourselves politics.
A Houston man wants to know what his options are when that dreaded day finally comes.
Even as new developments rise around it, Houston’s 19th Street remains a funky, independent haven for shoppers.
The celebrated chef revives the spirit of his now-closed Underbelly while creating something new and beguiling.
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.
"I can think of nothing more American," the candidate said. It’s another viral hit for the digital wunderkind.
A year after Hurricane Harvey brought Houston to its knees, the city is still wrestling with how to prepare for the next great storm. There’s no shortage of good ideas, but in Houston, that’s never been the problem.
A visitor from Iowa was baffled by his recent drive through the Lone Star State.
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.
In this exclusive excerpt from 'Ticker: The Quest to Create an Artificial Heart,' world-renowned Houston surgeon Bud Frazier races to help an ailing patient by implanting a revolutionary device that may one day save millions of lives.
A Houston man knows that the Carolina Reaper will cause him pain. He’s worried that it might cause him real harm, too.
After almost a decade in New York City, Hayden Lasher, the celebrated handbag designer and great-grandniece of fashion icon Henri Bendel, has returned to her hometown of Houston with her husband and young daughter. While they renovate a house in Tanglewood, she is spending time in her
Austin nonprofit Southwest Key wants to open a facility for immigrant children in Houston’s East End. Mayor Sylvester Turner has other ideas.
Outside a cookie shop in one of Houston’s most idyllic neighborhoods, a West University Place council member spied Trump’s name on a teenager’s shirt and yelled a few of the president’s worst words at her. Then the internet found out. It's springtime in the age of hysteria.
A Houstonian turned New Yorker’s company is relocating him to small-town West Texas. If life were a sitcom, that would be pretty funny.
The renowned educator (and native Texan) came out of retirement to lead the historically black university.
The left is taking Trump’s comment about MS-13 out of context. That doesn’t mean they’re wrong.
It’s hard not to like these guys.
Beginning in 2015, Houston was plagued by a series of brutal armored car robberies that bewildered FBI agents for nearly two years. To finally bring down the unassuming mastermind behind it all, the agents had to stage an elaborate trap—and catch him in the act.
In an announcement, the former first lady has decided against any further medical treatment and will focus on comfort care.
The author of a new biography on John and Dominique de Menil tells the story of how one of the world’s great museums wound up in Texas.
Thomas was unarmed when a Harris County Sheriff’s deputy shot and killed him last week.
The owner of Houston’s Julep dives deep into the region’s beverage history and shares recipes perfect for porch sippin’.
An irate truck owner may need to take a long, hard look in the rearview mirror.