It was on October 30, 2005 – the final day of Fright Fest -- that AstroWorld took its final bow off the South Loop after 37 years of offering up fun and the pleasure of avoiding responsibility.
The FBI is seeking the public's help finding a woman who yesterday robbed a bank inside a north Houston Fiesta Mart.
Their message might seem familiar: The agency asked for help finding a man who robbed the same bank in the same Fiesta Mart back in March.
A 14-year-old allegedly ran from the scene after fatally hitting a man with a vehicle in north Houston.
A man was crossing Aldine Mail Route near MacNaughton about 8:30 p.m.
An alleged North Texas car thief is probably wishing he had picked on someone less feisty. Jerome Smallwood, 39, wound up in jail last week after the woman whose car he allegedly took tracked him to the State Fair in Dallas, where she confronted him, according to the Dallas Morning News.
Charging that the runup to the 2016 presidential election resembles the darkest days of pre-civil rights America, leaders of a new progressive association of religious leaders Monday called on Houston voters to reject candidates whose campaigns have been marked by the "rhetoric of hate and violence."
On Monday, Houston police identified a suspect in the shooting early Saturday of an off-duty reserve deputy in north Houston.
Rajoun Johnson, 23, is wanted on charges of aggravated robbery with a deadly weapon.
A 19-year-old man has been charged in the north Houston shooting of two men and a 15-year-old boy Friday evening, police said Monday.
Brick by brick, Pastor Joseph Johnson has built a new home for his congregation.
A 75-year-old man is dead after a crash in north Houston Saturday evening, police said.
One woman is dead after a head-on crash on Katy Freeway in the early hours of Sunday morning.
Of course the pair did it in style with a rustic, outdoor dinner and none other than country legend George Strait playing a private show for the Bush family and their guests.
A police officer in a small town near League City was injured Tuesday morning while directing traffic in a school zone, according to police.
Officer Gilbert Jimenez of the Webster PD was struck by the vehicle while wearing his full uniform and a reflective vest, the department said in a news release.
The search is continuing for a man who stabbed a dog earlier this month in northeast Houston, Houston police said Monday.
The Harris County Sheriff's Office is searching for two men who are accused of robbing a store and pistol-whipping a store employee.
A West Texas jewelry store is offering an incentive for a shotgun wedding, albeit not the traditional kind. The store is offering a free gun with each ring purchased.
A man died after being shot about noon Friday in the middle of Bremond Street near Sampson, less than a mile from the University of Houston.
The victim was selling bootleg movie discs near 3410 Bremond when an unknown masked suspect walked up and shot him with a rifle, Houston police said Monday.
A pilot heading out of George Bush Intercontinental Airport averted possible disaster with an emergency landing Sunday evening.
Two Texas parents landed in jail after their infant son was found with multiple "non-accidental" fractures the Waco-area mom and dad ignored for weeks, according to police.
The 13-year-old foster boy who went missing last month has been found, authorities said Saturday.
A pair of gun-toting robbers held up a northwest Houston Whataburger early Sunday morning, authorities said.
Baby chicks and alligators are essentially the same: they both chirp, come from eggs and are less adorable and more tasty when fully grown. A new video by Brazos Bend State Park shows Park Ranger David Heinichke holding three noisy two-month-old alligators, which are marked with stainless steel tags that lasts between three to five years.
Know what snake gassing is? You can still do it in Texas after wildlife officials dropped a potential discussion of it from a November meeting.
After police responded a "disturbance" call about a man and a woman in north Houston, the man allegedly led police on a high-speed chase that lasted an hour.
Harris County sheriff's deputies arrived to Fallbrook and West Sam Houston Parkway about 11:30 p.m.
Assault charges against a Houston oil executive accused of injuring a Houston police officer at the Houston Rodeo and Livestock Show more than three years ago were dismissed Monday on the eve of trial.
A dispatcher's voice crackled over the scanner, and Raquel Medina turned up the sound. Traffic north of the river. An agent had spotted footprints in the dirt.
There is no known motive or suspect after a man was found fatally shot in his car Friday night, police said Monday.
Julio Chapa, 23, was found about 11:30 p.m.
About 2:30 a.m. Monday, possible thieves took a sledgehammer to the drive-thru window of a Heights-area pharmacy, according to Houston police.
The owner of a Walgreens on T.C. Jester at West 18th was on scene to find out what, if anything, was stolen.
A Katy man may lose part of his hand after he contracted flesh-eating bacteria during a trip to Matagorda Bay.
Two men were taken to the hospital after a crash on the Interstate 10 feeder road Saturday night.