Texas floods always seem to claim lives of many and left others missing for days or weeks at a time, but a viral photo from the point of view of the victim, gives a new reality to these tragic floods.
Many head of cattle were loose and swimming in flooded pastures Friday along U.S. 290 in Washington and Waller counties as rain storms swamped the area.
Base charge of $50.75 would be augmented with $5 processing and handling fee.
The plan, still under consideration by the DMV's board, which meets next month, is vigorously opposed by county tax collectors, who stand to lose some of their share of the revenue.
Speeding tickets can be costly, and this weekend, officers will be out in full force to make sure drivers are staying safe and under the speed limit. For our lead-footed readers, we've compiled some of the most notorious speed traps across Texas.
Due to the severe flooding in counties north of Houston, multiple school districts have decided to delay or cancel school on Friday.
After three years of bad weather and flooding, tubing is expected to make a big comeback this Memorial Day Weekend on the Comal and Guadalupe Rivers, officials say.
Criminal justice reform advocates in Harris County called Thursday for an end to money bail for minor crimes because it keeps poor people behind bars before they are convicted.
The group - which included state Sen.
A 2-year-old girl in Fort Worth shared a moment with a baby gorilla that many of us have only dreamed of and it was caught on camera.
An image that went viral on Reddit Thursday shed light and humor on an ever-present problem at parking lots across the country.
A 28-year-old Houston man whose father is a deputy constable has filed a lawsuit claiming he was beaten unconscious by two jailers at the Harris County jail after being arrested on a minor trespassing charge.
A tornado struck a state prison in Southeast Texas, damaging the roofs on a pair of watchtowers and an outbuilding but injuring no one.
Police are investigating a fatal shooting Thursday night at a home in north Houston.
There are around 785,312 renters in the Houston area, but how many of them are getting a fair shake when it comes to living expenses?
It was 33 years ago this month that actor Dennis Hopper came to Houston's Rice University to screen a film and casually try and blow himself up at a racetrack just north of the city in front of dozens of college kids.
City Council held its collective nose and voted this week to authorize a controversial contract to replace the fire department's supply of defibrillators over concerns that the pricey devices were not put out for competitive bidding.
Five Texas high school students are in hot water after they are accused of vandalizing their rival high school.
Police have identified one of two men shot to death Thursday night in a shooting during a drug deal at a home in northeast Houston.
The shooting happened about 8:40 p.m., said M.
Houston Texans defensive star Whitney Mercilus has taken to social media to get the word out that his two dogs are missing from his Pearland-area home.
Veteran Baytown House member Wayne Smith, who narrowly trailed in voting in Tuesday's election, has decided to seek a recount of his contest with lawyer Briscoe Cain.
Cain defeated Republican Smith by a razor-thin margin in Baytown's District 128, according to complete but unofficial runoff results.
An animal cruelty officer who took the call from an animal rights advocate subsequently discovered that a man had been recruiting animal torture-averse actresses on an African dating site, and then marketing custom-made "animal crush" videos and live-streamed performances to customers in California and Washington, D.C., according to court testimony.
Police say the tornado hit in the area of Boonville Road and FM 1179.
Houston City Council accelerated the process of slowing traffic on residential streets Wednesday, voting to streamline a program that gives neighborhoods speed bumps and other "traffic calming devices."
At the heart of the changes is the elimination of a requirement that a traffic and speed study be conducted to prove the speed bumps were justified.
The Harris County Sheriff's Office is on the lookout for a man who shot a young woman while attempting to rob her in northwest Harris County two weeks ago.