County officials announced Monday their portion of an $85 million settlement reached between Texas government entities and the automaker in May.
Two people were killed Sunday morning and a third was critically injured when their golf cart collided with an SUV in Cypress’ Towne Lake neighborhood.
The Harris County Sheriff’s Office, which runs the jail, hasn’t fully addressed issues identified over the past year by state officials, the Texas Commission on Jail Standards said Thursday.
Houston police union demands for leader of forensic crime lab to resign over ongoing backlogs that it says is hampering law enforcement
Sheriff’s officials hope deeper partnerships with apartment complex owners in the north Harris County neighborhood will lead to a safer community.
Much of southeastern Harris County currently is experiencing a moderate drought, while other areas of the county are considered abnormally dry.
Six people have now died at Xtreme Off Road Park and Beach since 2020 after two kids drowned there Saturday. Park operators blamed inattentive parents for the latest tragedy.
As the National Federation of the Blind’s annual convention drew to a close, attendees gave mostly high marks to Houston — but noted some room for improvement.
County officials plan to demolish the current courthouse, which has major foundation and plumbing issues, and construct a $32 million replacement.
Influential Houston rapper Big Pokey died early Sunday morning after collapsing on stage at a venue in Beaumont, according to media reports and his publicist. He was 48.