Home / Houston News

Houston News

Missing teenager last seen at HEB near Galleria mall

Police are looking for a 19-year-old woman who is known to be near the Galleria mall area and Arpi’s Phoenicia Deli on Westheimer. MISSING: These 22 missing people were last seen in Houston Danielle Rainwater was last seen Saturday at the HEB at 5895 San Felipe Street. The missing person report described her as a 5-foot 4-inch white woman with hazel …

Read More »

Man fatally shoots alleged carjacker in SE Houston

One man is dead and two others are on the run after they allegedly carjacked a man and exchanged gunfire with him in southeast Houston early Thursday morning. The man who was carjacked shot and killed one of the suspects during a gunfight, said Houston police Lt. Larry Crowson. GUNFIRE: Officers shoot at robbery suspects in NE Harris County The violence …

Read More »

A man was critically injured in a robbery and shooting outside of a west Houston gentleman’s club early Thursday morning. The man was leaving the Centerfolds club in the 6100 block of Richmond when a suspect tried to rob him, said Lt. Larry Crowson of the Houston Police Department. The suspect shot the man sometime before 5 a.m. A man was leaving the Centerfolds club in the 6100 block of Richmond when a suspect tried to rob him, said Lt. Larry Crowson of the Houston Police Department. The suspect shot the man sometime before 5 a.m. and fled on foot. Media: Metro Video The suspect fled on foot, and the wounded man was taken to the hospital in critical condition.

There is a decent chance parts of the area could even reach triple digits over the weekend, so be sure and take good care of yourself out there. Stay hydrated and out of the sun as much as possible. If you are going to the beach — and it should be a killer weekend for that — stock up on …

Read More »

Man in critical condition after robbery, shooting in west Houston

A man was critically injured in a robbery and shooting outside of a west Houston gentleman’s club early Thursday morning. The man was leaving the Centerfolds club in the 6100 block of Richmond when a suspect tried to rob him, said Lt. Larry Crowson of the Houston Police Department. The suspect shot the man sometime before 5 a.m. Robbery victim …

Read More »

Mayor Turner’s former press secretary indicted for withholding public records

Mayor Sylvester Turner’s former press secretary, Darian Ward, was indicted by a grand jury Thursday for failing to turn over public records in response to a reporter’s request last last year. Ward resigned in January weeks after news broke that she had been suspended for routinely conducting personal business on city time and failing to release public records. HOUSTONCHRONICLE.COM: Turner aide …

Read More »

41st annual APPNA Summer convention

By Dr. Iqbal Zafar Hamid President APPNA APPNA is the Association of Physicians of Pakistani-descent of North America and is about 18,000 strong. These physicians have come to North America from different cities of Pakistan as well as from North America. 41st annual APPNA Summer convention was held from July 4-July 8, 2018 at Hilton Anatole Dallas, Texas. It was …

Read More »

Saharan dust creates health hazard, hurricane hindrance

Repeated weather advisories regarding Saharan dust have been issued this month. Satellite models from NASA’s Earth Observatory showed plumes of dust blowing across the Atlantic in late June—most of it originating from the Bodele Depression, a dried Saharan lake bed in northeastern region of the central African country of Chad. Easterly trade winds blow the dust westward across the Atlantic …

Read More »

Man dies in East End shooting, car crash

One person is dead after a shooting and car crash in the Greater East End, Houston police said. The shooting followed an altercation during a possible drug deal, Metro Video reported. The victim was with his wife and their young child at an apartment complex around 11:45 p.m. Tuesday when a gunman shot him. The husband drove away with his …

Read More »

HPD: Man shoots alleged home invader in South Acres

A man exchanged gunfire with two people who were trying to invade his South Acres home Tuesday night, Houston police said. One of the intruders fled, and the other was shot and injured. He is in serious condition at the hospital, said Lt. Larry Crowson of the Houston Police Department. The shoot-out happened in the 4300 block of South Acres, …

Read More »