- Brocato, longtime scout for Oilers-Titans, dies of cancer Updated: Sep-01-15 4:48 pm
NASHVILLE, Tennessee - C.O. Brocato, who scouted players over four decades with the Houston Oilers-Tennessee Titans, has died. He was 85.
- Suspect in Texas officer's death had 2nd mental commitment Updated: Sep-01-15 3:39 pm
HOUSTON - The man accused of fatally shooting a suburban Houston officer was twice committed to mental health facilities in the last five years and his attorney said Tuesday the man will undergo a psychological evaluation.
- Man dies, shot in dispute at Texas Southern University lot Updated: Sep-01-15 11:53 am
HOUSTON - Houston police say a man has died after being shot during a disturbance at a Texas Southern University dormitory parking lot.
- Service Friday for Texas boy, 14, died of brain infection Updated: Sep-01-15 11:17 am
SUGAR LAND, Texas - A service will be held at a Houston-area church to remember a 14-year-old swimmer who died after contracting a brain infection linked to a rare amoeba.
- Keuchel's solid start helps Astros over Mariners 8-3 Updated: Sep-01-15 12:50 am
HOUSTON - Seattle Mariners starter Vidal Nuno was done in by three bad pitches Monday night.
- Keuchel's solid start helps Astros over Mariners 8-3 Updated: Sep-01-15 12:30 am
HOUSTON - On the night when Houston Astros ace Dallas Keuchel became the American League's first 16-game winner, rookie Carlos Correa hit his 16th home run.
- Latest on Texas deputy: Lawyer says man had mental illness Updated: Aug-31-15 8:02 pm
HOUSTON - Here are the latest developments regarding the fatal shooting of a suburban Houston sheriff's deputy (all times local):
- Playoff-hopeful Cubs get OF Austin Jackson from Seattle Updated: Aug-31-15 7:42 pm
- Texas teen dies after amoeba enters brain Updated: Aug-31-15 7:31 pm
HOUSTON - A relative says a 14-year-old boy has died after encountering a rare amoeba while swimming in a lake north of Houston.
- A look at the slaying of suburban Houston sheriff's deputy Updated: Aug-31-15 6:03 pm
HOUSTON - Shannon J. Miles is charged with fatally shooting a suburban Houston sheriff's deputy in an attack the sheriff said was possibly fueled by rising tensions linked to the Black Lives Matter movement. A guide to key aspects of the case:
- Abbott orders Texas flags at half-staff for slain deputy Updated: Aug-31-15 9:34 am
AUSTIN, Texas - Gov. Greg Abbott has ordered Texas flags in Harris County and at the Capitol to be lowered to half-staff to honor a slain law enforcement officer.
- Arrieta pitches no-hitter for Cubs in 2-0 win over Dodgers Updated: Aug-31-15 1:23 am
LOS ANGELES - Even after pitching his first career no-hitter, Jake Arrieta wasn't too big to wear his PJs.
- Astros rally comes up short in 7-5 loss to Twins Updated: Aug-30-15 6:56 pm
- Santana sharp at home in Twins' win Updated: Aug-30-15 6:39 pm
MINNEAPOLIS - Even though Ervin Santana has been going through one of the toughest stretches of his career, he hasn't lost his smile.
- Twins offense quieted by Fiers, Astros in 4-1 loss Updated: Aug-30-15 12:00 am
MINNEAPOLIS - A day after winning the series opener against Houston while getting just three hits, the Minnesota Twins' bats were quiet again.
- Clark, Rodriguez score; Dynamo beat short-handed Whitecaps Updated: Aug-29-15 11:34 pm
HOUSTON - Ricardo Clark and Raul Rodriguez scored and the Houston Dynamo beat the short-handed Vancouver Whitecaps 2-0 on Saturday night to snap a three-game winless streak.
- Houston felon in drug case gets prison for having firearms Updated: Aug-29-15 2:35 pm
HOUSTON - A convicted felon from Houston must serve more than two years in prison for illegally having guns and posting photos of himself online with the weapons.
- Katrina-scattered families rebuild separately and together Updated: Aug-28-15 2:50 pm
HOUSTON - Bunk beds dominate the narrow living room of Chevelle Washington's modest three-bedroom brick townhouse apartment. A large box in the corner is piled high with kids' shoes. The 51-year-old is raising six of her grandchildren. Her home is a refuge, a haven.
- Houston robbery ring members face 100-plus years in prison Updated: Aug-28-15 12:44 pm
HOUSTON - A suburban Houston man and a man from New Orleans each face a minimum of more than 100 years in federal prison after convicted of multiple robbery and firearms charges related to a series of violent robberies in Houston.
- Sumlin's style a hit with players at Texas A&M Updated: Aug-28-15 8:54 am
COLLEGE STATION, Texas - A visit to Texas A&M football practice is musically akin to a trip to a swanky hip-hop club in downtown Houston or a hotspot on Miami's South Beach.
- Police: Off-duty Houston cop shoots patient in struggle Updated: Aug-27-15 10:55 pm
HOUSTON - A combative patient at St. Joseph Medical Center was shot and critically wounded Thursday during a fight with two off-duty police officers who were hurt while struggling to subdue him, Houston police said.
- Texans RB Grimes escapes by playing piano, writing songs Updated: Aug-27-15 5:55 pm
HOUSTON - Jonathan Grimes got an NFL pink slip four times before finally hanging on with the Houston Texans and spending all of last season with the team.
- Texans QB Mallett misses practice for personal issue Updated: Aug-27-15 1:24 pm
HOUSTON - Houston Texans backup quarterback Ryan Mallett missed practice on Thursday for what coach Bill O'Brien called a personal issue.
- Community pool site near Houston trashed during party Updated: Aug-27-15 7:43 am
RICHMOND, Texas - Investigators are trying to determine who vandalized a community pool near Houston during a party where some revelers arrived by stretch limousine.
- Police: Man fatally shot near Houston elementary school Updated: Aug-27-15 3:55 am
HOUSTON - Authorities say a man was fatally shot near an elementary school in southwest Houston.