A 23-year-old kayaker went missing Saturday afternoon near South Deer Island.
Alex Gallant and his friend, Brandon Curacas, 21, were kayaking Saturday morning when Gallant tipped and began to panic, according to the Coast Guard.
Kosler, who retired on Friday as director of emergency medical services, was among the first certified paramedics in the county and one of the longest-serving members of the ambulance program created in 1972.
Court records state she stabbed the boy with a knife and struck his head on the concrete.
A family friend said Mungia, who recently returned to live with her parents in Houston from Alice, Texas, had struggled with postpartum psychosis since her son's birth.
Dallas FBI agents are asking the public's help in identifying two men believed responsible for as many as 30 armed robberies in the past five months at area businesses.
Authorities say a 74-year-old man found unresponsive on the ground near a baggage carousel at Newark Liberty International Airport has been revived by police officers.
This fun little activity is all about the tradeoffs you'll find in your time in the Lone Star State.
This has to be the most challenging newspaper contest I've ever seen. In the 1920s, Houston Press readers were asked to guess what Houston street was depicted in the illustrations you see above.
In North Texas, a firefighter shot dead his neighbor's dogs then posted a picture of them on Facebook, reports the Greenville Herald Banner. The image shows two fallen Labradors lying in blood-stained snow.
A man who was shot and killed outside his southeast Houston church following an event there Friday night recently pleaded guilty to federal charges of wire fraud and identity theft and was awaiting what could have been a substantial prison sentence.
Baytown Police have named a "person of interest" in their investigation into the disappearance of two teens more than a week ago.
Investigators are now asking for the public's help to locate Brandon Alejandro Flores, 20, even as police, family and volunteers continue to search for missing friends Jarvis Morgan and Alex Chavez.
A Houston federal judge who has been accused of unfairly stalling a federal whistle-blower lawsuit for years has been removed from the case by the 5th U.S.
A Texas bride-to-be, a month away from her wedding, has entered into a dispute of the fanciest order. Natalie DeGraffenreid, of Dallas, wanted doilies for her wedding invitations to look one way.
An attempt by Texas A&M University student government to keep election runoffs from turning nasty may have been implemented only on paper, leaving many votes uncounted, observers say.
Organizers of what could be a massive Memorial Day counter presence to Guadalupe River revelry say their motives may be misunderstood.
Houston's Star of Hope mission plans to break ground this year for a 48-acre complex near U.S.
Houston voters will not be given the option this fall of passing a property tax hike after a City Council committee on Thursday unanimously recommended leaving the city's much-maligned revenue cap alone.
Harris County Sheriff's deputies are at Peter Piper Pizza to investigate a report of a person who reportedly died at the restaurant, located at 6223 E. Sam Houston Parkway N., according to reports by both KTRK and KPRC.
A 3-year-old boy died at the hospital after he was struck in what investigators characterized as an "accidental shooting" at his home in northwest Harris County.
Sheriff's deputies said the incident happened about 12:30 p.m.
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Artist and painter Julie Green's death row project "The Last Supper" depicts the last meals of men and women put to death in the American prison system in the states where the death penalty is still enforced.
There wasn't much outside the home in the 14900 block of James River Lane: an investigator's discarded rubber glove, and a long trail of water used to wash away a young boy's blood.
The Houston Humane Society has released photos of a collection of small dogs that were rescued from a home in Bay City about a month ago. The small pups, 20 in all, are now available for adoption at their Almeda Road location.
A Clute convenience store is keeping busy after selling two winning Texas Lottery tickets.
A shooting that left three men dead at a home in southeast Houston had all the signs of a narcotics robbery, known often on the streets as a "drug rip," police said late Wednesday.