The Texans held their first practice of training camp on Saturday with a session that also resumed the competition for the team’s starting quarterback job. Dale Robertson of the Houston Chronicle reports that Brian Hoyer got most of the work with the starting offense and that his short passes were “crisp and on target.” Ryan Mallett also…
A Texas state representative compared Planned Parenthood to Nazi Germany at a rally at the Texas capitol on Tuesday following the release of "sting" videos by an anti-abortion group, the Houston Chronicle reported. “To find out thatShow More Summary
Elton Mathis won't be investigating Sandra Bland's death all alone. The Waller County district attorney has called in two lawyers to lead an "oversight committee" designed to advise the DA's probe, the Houston Chronicle reports. Whether defense attorneys Darrell Jordan and Lewis White can help figure out how Bland died...
Mike Florio breaks down the latest news from around the NFL with the help of John McClain (Houston Chronicle), Armando Salguero (Miami Herald), Larry Holder (NOLA.com), and Dan Wetzel (Yahoo! Sports).
John McClain from the Houston Chronicle dishes on the adjustments Bill O’Brien has had to make as an NFL head coach and explains that despite glowing reports, the Texans will take it easy with Jadeveon Clowney.
The number of criminal charges against Rick Perry has been cut in half, thanks to a Texas court. On Friday, reports the Houston Chronicle, the 3rd Court of Appeals tossed out the charge that the former Texas governor and GOP hopeful had coerced a public official. Show More Summary
“An appeals court on Friday rejected one of the criminal counts against former Gov. Rick Perry but said he must face the other one in the abuse-of-power case against him,” the Houston Chronicle reports. “Perry was indicted by a grand [...]
Via the Houston Chronicle: The Texas Supreme Court ruled Friday that Houston City Council must repeal the city's equal rights ordinance or place it on the November ballot. The ruling comes three months after a state district judge ruled...Show More Summary
When Sandra Bland was being booked into jail, she filled out a form saying she had attempted suicide with pills within the past year, the Houston Chronicle reports. For a reason, she wrote "lost baby." Bland also indicated that she was not feeling suicidal at the time of her arrest,...
The Houston Chronicle reports via a Texas state representative and another unnamed source that Sandra Bland told jail staffers in Waller County that she had previously attempted suicide: The information was discussed in a closed meeting...Show More Summary
An representative of Sandra Bland's family said Monday that police dashboard camera footage of her arrest does not show her kicking or otherwise striking the trooper who pulled her over, the Houston Chronicle reports: At a news conference,...Show More Summary
A Texas judge who opposes same-sex marriage decided not to resist by refusing to marry couples altogether. Instead, he plans to make them sign a document acknowledging how he feels, the Houston Chronicle reports. "It's to let them know where I stand," says Denton County Judge James DePiazza, who is...
Rachel Maddow talks to Jennifer Dlouhy, energy reporter for the Houston Chronicle, about the three-foot hole in Shell’s icebreaker vessel and how it could...
Baptist-affiliated Baylor University has elected to change language in its student sexual conduct policy such that it removes a ban on "homosexual acts" while maintaining that "the biblical understanding that human sexuality is a gift...Show More Summary
A man who identified himself to the Houston Chronicle as Bear shot and killed an 11-foot alligator he believed had killed his friend (...)
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Houston Astros center fielder George Springer departed Wednesday's 6-5 win over the Kansas City Royals after suffering a right wrist contusion, according to the Houston Chronicle's Jose de Jesus Ortiz. Continue for updates. SpringerShow More Summary
Darryl Hamilton, a former MLB outfielder and analyst for the MLB Network, was found dead on Sunday after a suspected murder-suicide, per Dale Lezon of the Houston Chronicle. According to authorities, Hamilton, 50, was found in one area of the house and Monica Jordan, 44, was found in another. Show More Summary
Tragic news out of Houston today – MLB Network analyst Darryl Hamilton was found dead at his home on Sunday afternoon, the victim of an apparent murder-suicide. Some of the details from the Houston Chronicle… Police said officers were sent to the home on an emergency call about a disturbance. Show More Summary
Cornerback Johnathan Joseph, who was entering the final year of his contract with the Houston Texans, signed an extension with the team Thursday, according to John McClain of the Houston Chronicle. The deal will add two more years to...Show More Summary