911 Operator Jailed For Hanging Up On Thousands Of CallersA former 911 operator in Houston is headed to jail after an investigation revealed that the emergency center worker hung up on thousands of people
Rockets End Warriors 14-Game Road Streak, 116-108The Houston Rockets held off the Golden State Warriors 116-108 on Saturday night to snap their 14-game road winning streak.
Woman Arrested After Reportedly Destroying $300K In Artwork On First DateLindy Lou Layman was arrested on Dec. 23 on criminal mischief charges after allegedly damaging several painting and sculptures in Anthony Buzbee's River Oaks home.
Climate Change Made Hurricane Harvey's Rainfall Worse, Study FindsClimate change is partly to blame for the record rainfall that fell over Texas and Louisiana in the days after Hurricane Harvey's landfall.
Breastfeeding Mother Kicked Off Spirit Airlines Flight, Reports SayThe family was escorted off the plane from Houston to New York after the woman took her son out of his seat to quiet him down and feed him.
Congress To Speed Up Harvey Aid, Tackle Debt LimitLawmakers returned to Washington Tuesday facing a daunting to-do list and three months left in the year to show that Republicans can actually get things done.
Bay Area Firefighters Sent To Texas May Re-deploy To FloridaSome Bay Area firefighters who have been helping with water rescue efforts in Texas in response to flooding from Hurricane Harvey may be sent elsewhere, a Bay Area fire chief said.
Explosions Rock Flood-Crippled Chemical Plant Near HoustonAt least 2 tons of highly unstable chemicals used in such products as plastics and paint exploded and burned at a flood-crippled plant near Houston early Thursday.
Harvey Pays Return Visit, Swamps Evacuee Shelter In TexasThe Texas community of Port Arthur found itself increasingly isolated Wednesday as Harvey's rains flooded most major roads out of the city.
SF Woman Creates Real-Time Mapping App To Aid Hurricane Harvey Rescue, ReliefA San Francisco woman, working with collaborators she found on Twitter, has set up a database and mapping application for coordinating Hurricane Harvey rescue and relief efforts in real time.
Bay Area Firefighters, Aid Workers Bring Resources To Texas CoastFirefighters and aid workers throughout the Bay Area are being deployed to the Texas coast in response to Tropical Storm Harvey, which has dumped more than 50 inches of rain and made landfall in the Houston area as a hurricane Friday.
Houston To Open More Mega-Shelters To House Flooded FamiliesLouisiana's governor offered Tuesday to take in Harvey victims from Texas, while Houston officials open two to three more mega-shelters.