The Kansas City Chiefs added some starting experience to their secondary Saturday, as they acquired cornerback Kenneth Acker in a trade with the San Francisco 49ers. Aaron Wilson of the Houston Chronicle was the first to report the deal,...Show More Summary
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Houston Chronicle: A federal judge has denied Pasadena’s request to throw out a lawsuit challenging its controversial city council redistricting plan, which a group of Hispanic and Latino residents alleges dilutes the voting rights of the suburb’s growing minority population. Judge … Continue reading ?
The Texans were looking for defensive line depth, but it didn’t take long for them to realize Alex Carrington wasn’t going to provide it. According to Aaron Wilson of the Houston Chronicle, the Texans released the veteran defensive end. The former Bills third-rounder was signed a week ago, as they were looking for someone to…
“He would say lots of things about God being OK with it" A volunteer youth pastor was sentenced to life in prison in Texas this week for sexually assaulting multiple teens at his church, reports the Houston Chronicle. Dell Ivan Godkin,...Show More Summary
The Houston Chronicle recently ran a story about the Normandy Tank Museum shuttering its doors and selling off all their assets. As listed on the auction site Artcurial, thousands of military items, including tanks, vehicles, equipment and accessories will be liquidated as the museum closes due to lack of attendance. Show More Summary
Texas A&M linebacker Josh Walker was arrested Friday on charges of domestic assault. Per Brent Zwerneman of the Houston Chronicle, the Brazos County Sheriff's Office charged Walker with assault causing bodily injury to a family member...Show More Summary
A volunteer youth pastor was sentenced to life in prison in Texas this week for sexually assaulting multiple teens at his church, reports the Houston Chronicle. Dell Ivan Godkin, 48, was found guilty of sexually abusing one victim beginning when she was 13-years-old, and continuing until she was...
Houston Chronicle reports that TxDOT is considering a plan for off-peak HOV lanes along U.S. 290, “… solving what had been a contentious change in plans for U.S. 290.” The report adds, “The change would come by dedicating the inner-most...Show More Summary
"The number of Texans who exempt their children from vaccination for non-medical reasons rose nearly 9 percent last school year, continuing a now 12-year-long trend that public health officials worry could eventually leave communities vulnerable to outbreaks of preventable diseases."...
Houston Chronicle, the history of the open carry bill in Texas from Texas Senator Joan Huffman. There is also a misconception that the Legislature did not listen to law enforcement or care about their input on open carry legislation. It is true some police had objections and opposed the law, and most made it clear […]
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The Houston Astros are reportedly cutting their losses on Carlos Gomez. According to Jake Kaplan of the Houston Chronicle, Gomez confirmed the team designated him for assignment Wednesday night. The Astros then made it official, announcing right-hander Jandel Gustave will take Gomez's spot on the 25-man roster. Show More Summary
A Texas mother is fighting the local school district for her transgender daughter’s right to use the girls’ bathroom, arguing that the district’s current stance encourages bullying and endangers her daughter, the Houston Chronicle is reporting. Show More Summary
Houston Chronicle reports that TxDOT maintains its toll billing and customer service systems have improved, which is the reason it’s about to lift an eighteen-month moratorium on assessing penalty fees for overdue toll payments. However, as the newspaper notes, “During those 18 months... Show More Summary
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Houston Chronicle Editorial Board: The Chronicle editorial page does not typically endorse early in an election cycle; we prefer waiting for the campaign to play out and for issues to emerge and be addressed. We make an exception in the 2016 presidential race, because the choice between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump is not merely political. Show More Summary
Tania Ganguli is joining The Times as Lakers beat writer. Ganguli comes to The Times from ESPN.com, where she has covered the NFL's Houston Texans for the last three seasons. She previously covered the team for the Houston Chronicle. Tania Ganguli (via Twitter) In announcing her hiring, Times...
In order to make sense of the short holdout from Texans receiver DeAndre Hopkins, PFT Live turned to the guy who knows the Texans better than anyone else: John McClain of the Houston Chronicle. McClain explained that the prevailing thought among the team’s media corps is that someone (not the agents) gave Hopkins bad advice on…
The Texans officially have launched training camp with a pair of key starters (J.J. Watt, DeAndre Hopkins) absent. They now may be without another starter. Via John McClain of the Houston Chronicle, right tackle Derek Newton has been carted off. McClain said that Newton didn’t seem to be in any pain. Still, Newton was carted off.…