Houston

Masked Men Storm Galleria Marriott Hotel To Steal ATM

Witnesses said 7-10 men stormed the lobby, and threatened employees before taking the ATM and driving off.<p>HOUSTON, TX — Police are looking for seven …

Houston's Top Stolen Vehicles In November

Once again, domestic trucks top the list of most thieved vehicles in the Bayou City. Do you drive any of these reported by Houston PD?<p>HOUSTON, TX — …

Trucks

Houston Texans Bitten Hard By Concussions This Season

Texans tight end C.J. Fiedorowicz sustained his third concussion on Sunday, and may never play football again.<p>HOUSTON, TX — There's no doubt that …

Houston Texans

Hong Kong’s Favorite Street Food Sweet Arrives In Houston

Bubble Egg brings the bubble waffle to Space City<p>A popular street food from Hong Kong has finally made its way to Houston, thanks to the arrival of Bubble Egg, Space City’s first destination for egg waffles.<p>The shop quietly arrived at 9188 Bellaire Boulevard last week, bringing <i>gai daan zai,</i> also …

Breakfast

Photography banned on one of Houston's most photogenic streets

A historic and photogenic Houston community is trying to block photo shoots from its streets.<p>Broadacres placed signs around South, North, and West …

Texas

Two Caught Stealing Christmas Package From Front Porch In Tomball

Package thieves caught minutes after pair seen taking Christmas package fro family's front porch<p>TOMBALL, TX — Deputies for the Harris County Pct. 4 …

Crime

Sweet Paris Crêperie & Café Plots Two More Houston-Area Locations

Its a rapid springtime expansion for the fledgling chain<p>In a rapid expansion, Sweet Paris Crêperie & Café has announced it will open two new Houston-area locations in Katy and The Woodlands in spring 2018, with a third slated for College Station.<p>Sweet Paris already operates three locations in Rice …

Texas

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Tomball Unveils Model Train Exhibit At German Christmas Market

Though not intended to be an exact replica of the city, several of the buildings and landmarks in the display are Tomball's representatives.<p><b>From The</b> …

Christmas Markets

Astros' Springer partners with Megabus to help Harvey victims

HOUSTON - World Series MVP George Springer spread joy to Harvey victims Tuesday.<p>Springer, in partnership with Megabus and Houston Children's Chorus, …

Houston Mayor Joins Nextdoor Social Media Platform

Neighbors can connect to discuss public safety, break ins, lost pets, local events, block parties and more on the private social network<p>HOUSTON, TX — …

Sylvester Turner

Helen In The Heights Gets Into the Brunch Game

The menu will offer Greek food, wine and cocktail pairings.

Brunch

No surprise, the Astros dominate again

As 2017 wraps up, it has been an incredible year in Houston. This ranking of the top 20 athletes in the city for 2017 takes into account overall …

Yuli Gurriel

City, METRO Considering Options For Homeless Encampments

City working to create temporary homeless encampment that would provide safety, security and services for permanent housing.<p>HOUSTON, TX — The city of …

Poverty

Man Killed In Accidental Shooting At Cypress Gun Range

A hunting rifle that was being serviced by a gun range employee, accidentally discharged and killed a range customer in the parking lot.<p>CYPRESS, TX — …

Guns

Custom classics: Converse brings free 'Chucks By You' to the Galleria

The Converse sneaker company has a deal at the Galleria now until Christmas: Bring a new pair of Chuck Taylor All Stars — doesn't matter where you …

Shoes

Spring ISD Students Take An Adventure Thru Reading

Spring ISD Students enjoy Winter Wonderland Around The World.<p>SPRING, TX - <b>From Spring ISD:</b> There was plenty of action at Spring ISD's Winter …

Education

Santos, Lira Win HISD Runoff Election

Runoff election determined District I, District III Board of Education seats<p>HOUSTON, TX — Elizabeth Santos and Sergio Lira were elected to the …

Education

Kate Upton shares details of fairytale Italian wedding to Justin Verlander

The Astros' dramatic run to a World Series victory almost had dire consequences for Justin Verlander and Kate Upton's wedding plans, the supermodel …

Justin Verlander

Reward Offered For Men Who Stole 4 Laptops From Computer Store

Witnesses said two men cameinto the Simple Mac store in Katy and walked out with four Macbook laptops<p>KATY, TX — The Fort Bend County Sheriff' Office …

Crime

FBI Looks For Leads In 2 Houston Bank Robberies

FBI offers a $5,000 reward for information leading to an arrest of both men.<p>HOUSTON, TX —- The FBI Violent Crime Task Force is working to identify …

Crime

Houston Zoo Welcomes New Lion Hasani To The Family

Hasani is toting his 400 pounds around his new habitat while getting to know the local lionesses<p>HOUSTON, TX — A king of the jungle has new digs in …

Animals

New Israeli-inspired steakhouse with 'gram worthy decor defies convention

Houstonians' appetite for steak seems to know no limits. Even in a seemingly saturated market, the past few years have seen diners flock to newcomers …

Texas

Feds Charge Houston Man With Providing Aid To ISIS

Kaan Damlarkaya is charged with unlawfully distributing explosive making information and attempting to provide material support to ISIS.<p>HOUSTON, TX — …

Crime

Pasadena Teen Shot At Sam Rayburn High School

Teen was shot by his friend outside the school campus earlier today.<p>PASADENA, TX — Police are investigating a shooting that left a Sam Rayburn High …

Education

Delbert McClinton To Play Heights Theatre On Friday

Three-time Grammy winner just released his 19th studio album called Prick of the Litter<p>HOUSTON, TX — Country music legend and three-time Grammy …

Bo Diddley

Restaurants Open Christmas Day In Houston

Don't feel like cooking on Christmas Day? Take the day off, and let someone else do the cooking<p>HOUSTON, TX — Finding a good place to grab a bite can …

Restaurants

Tig Notaro Returns to Houston

The comedian and former Spring resident will tape her Netflix special at the Heights Theater this Saturday.

TV

Houston teen's tweet to save her father's bakery goes viral

The power of social media is drumming up lots of work for a longtime bakery owner. His daughter was worried about her father's business, so she went …

Texas

Viking-Inspired Restaurant Ship & Shield Couldn’t Weather Hurricane Harvey

The restaurant wasn’t open a year before the storm hit<p>After a little more than a year of serving up Viking-inspired fare, Ship & Shield has officially closed its doors.<p>The restaurant announced its closure on Facebook on Friday, blaming a “lack of revenue” caused by Hurricane Harvey for the shutter. …

Hurricane Harvey