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Scrutiny for Houston congressman's Australian stock purchase

Culberson has said his interest in Innate was sparked by unspecific "press reports" and in a written statement to the Chronicle said his investment was motivated by the death of a family friend from multiple sclerosis. A Democratic challenger,...Show More Summary

Teen Who Had Sex With Young GF Faces Harsh Consequences

A Texas mom says her family is "going through hell" as they wait to see if a Harris County juvenile judge will label her 14-year-old son a sex offender. The seventh-grader's attorney, Joseph Gutheinz, tells the Houston Chronicle his client is being charged with aggravated sexual assault after having sex...

Report: Clay Matthews Sr. dies at 88

One of the most prominent families in the NFL lost one of its patriarchs. According to John McClain of the Houston Chronicle, former San Francisco 49ers offensive lineman Clay Matthews Sr. died at age 88 following a long illness. Matthews played parts of four seasons for the 49ers (1950, 53-55) and helped father a long…

'Urkel' Just Turned 40

This just in from the Houston Chronicle 's Department of Making People Feel Old: Jaleel White, who played quintessential nerd Steve Urkel in 80s and 90s sitcom Family Matters, turned 40 on Thursday. In the 18 years since the show ended, White—who played the character for 10 years, starting...

AM News: Texas Confronts Special Ed Limits, US Tracks Discrimination, & More

Officials vow to end limits put on special ed - Houston Chronicle Districts offer range of supports for refugee students, families | Education Dive The U.S. Has Started Tracking Religious Discrimination...Show More Summary

Christy Sheats: Why Did The Texas Mom Kill Her Two Daughters?

What happened on June 24th has left three dead, and several looking for answers. “It was a family argument that turned into a shooting," Fort Bend County Sheriff Troy Nehls told the Houston Chronicle, unable to elaborate. “We’re still...Show More Summary

Texas county: Sandra Bland wouldn’t have killed herself if her family had paid her bail

2 years agoNews : The Raw Story

Officials in Waller County, Texas argued on Wednesday that Sandra Bland’s family contributed to her death by failing to post bail for her before she died in a local jail cell, the Houston Chronicle reported. The allegation was made in a motion from the county asking a federal judge to dismiss...

Texas Victim Texted Mom Before Death

One last wrenching detail from the murder of an entire family near Houston over the weekend: The mother being held at gunpoint somehow texted her own mother during the ordeal pleading for help, reports the Houston Chronicle. Deputies headed to the scene, but it was too late to save Valerie...

Sandra Bland's Mom Sues Trooper Who Arrested Her

Sandra Bland's family has decided to sue. Bland's mother today filed a federal wrongful death suit against the Texas Department of Public Safety trooper who arrested her daughter, among others, reports the Houston Chronicle. Geneva Reed-Veal names the department itself; Waller County Sheriff's Office employees Elsa Magnus and Oscar Prudente...

Arrest Footage Doesn't Show Sandra Bland Striking Officer, Family Rep Says

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

Climate Change: When It's All In The Family

This was published originally in the Houston Chronicle, March 28, 2015 Picture a day when the world's most-watched video features a senior oil executive on a stage with his family at one of the popular TED community-conversation events, saying, "For years, my kids have told me the work I do threatens their futures. Show More Summary

Maryland: Pregnant Woman, Four Others Dead After Tractor Trailer Crashes Into Family Car

A horrific accident in Wye Mills, Maryland has left at least five people dead, reports the Houston Chronicle. According to the report, Maryland State Police have confirmed the deaths of five people – all believed to be members of the same family. Show More Summary

Andre Johnson surprised his uncle said he's open to a pay cut

Sometimes family and business don't mix well. This appears to be one example of that. The Houston Chronicle reported that Andre Melton, the uncle of Houston Texans wide receiver Andre Johnson who serves as Johnson's advisor, said Johnson...Show More Summary

Andre Johnson’s not up on all this pay cut talk

It’s a good thing Christmas is over, because the next family reunion might not be so pleasant for one NFL wide receiver. After Andre Johnson’s uncle/adviser Andre Melton told the Houston Chronicle that Johnson “doesn’t mind having a pay cut,” Johnson himself had a different take. “Who said that?” Johnson said, via Tania Ganguli of,…

Whitney Houston's Family Furious Over Lifetime Movie

Whitney Houston’s family isn’t jumping for joy over the new Angela Basset directed Lifetime movie chronicling Houston’s life. Apparently some of Houston family members feel that her life wasn’t made for the small screen and it would do her story a disservice.

'93 Houston Oilers Had Two Gay Players, Teammates Say

'The most dysfunctional pro football team ever to take the field' was also 'an inclusive family,' the Houston Chronicle reports. read more

The Richards go one up in the great global christmas decorations war

4 years agoAustralia / Canberra : RiotACT

No less than the Houston Chronicle is marvelling at Canberra’s Richards family who have reclaimed their world record for the most christmas lights on a residential property: An Australian family has reclaimed their Guinness World Record by stringing up more than half a million Christmas lights around their suburban home. Guinness World Records official Chris Sheedy [...]

Beyond Tacky: Whitney Houston’s Family To Star In Reality TV Show

Whitney Houston's family can kiss their privacy goodbye – and they have no one but themselves to blame. That's because they're starring in a new reality TV show slated to air on Lifetime. Called The Houston Family Chronicles, it'll "star" Bobbi Kristina, Houston's mother Cissy, brother Gary and manager/sister-in-law Pat Houston. Show More Summary

Evening Quickies: Whitney Houston’s Family Gets A Reality Show

Surviving relatives of the late Whitney Houston — her daughter Bobbi Kristina Brown and mom Cissy Houston — are getting their own Lifetime reality show, “The Houston Family Chronicles.” No word yet on how Bobbi Kristina’s alleged drug problem or her boyfriend/”adopted brother” Nick Gordan will factor in, if at all. Anyone else feel like [...]

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