Tag: Houston

Man faces state, federal charges in death of Houston officer

By JUAN A. LOZANO Associated Press HOUSTON (AP) — A man accused of fatally shooting a Houston police officer during a domestic disturbance call is...

Police: 3 killed, 1 badly wounded in Houston club shooting

HOUSTON (AP) — Authorities searched Wednesday for two men suspected of gunning down three people and wounding a fourth inside of a Houston nightclub. Police...

Police: 2 Houston officers shot before suspect’s arrest

HOUSTON (AP) — Two Houston officers were shot Tuesday before a SWAT team was dispatched to the scene, where the suspected shooter was arrested,...

Arson investigator, arson suspect fatally shot in Houston

HOUSTON (AP) — An arson investigator and an arson suspect were killed during a shootout early Friday in Houston after the investigator pursued the...

24 indicted in probe of white supremacist prison gang

By JUAN A. LOZANO Associated Press HOUSTON (AP) — Twenty-four people, including alleged members of a white supremacist prison gang, have been indicted in federal...

State takes over Houston’s Harvey home repair program

By JUAN A. LOZANO Associated Press HOUSTON (AP) — All Houston resident Alice Torres has wanted in the three years since Hurricane Harvey hit was...

Houston Republicans sue to limit in-person, absentee voting options in Harris County

By Emma Platoff, Texas Tribune Sign up for The Brief, our daily newsletter that keeps readers up to speed on the most essential Texas news. A...

Man accused of making bomb threat against Univ of Houton during Zoom lecture

HOUSTON (AP) - A man has been arrested after being accused of making a bomb threat against the University of Houston during a Zoom...

Mourners gather in Houston to remember slain soldier

By ACACIA CORONADO and JOHN L. MONE Associated Press HOUSTON (AP) — Flags from the U.S., Texas and Mexico flew at half staff Friday as...

Official: 19 dead due to virus at Texas nursing home

MISSOURI CITY, Texas (AP) — Nineteen people at a Texas nursing home have died due to the coronavirus and 24 employees have been infected,...