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Nearly three years after a Harris County Probate Court investigator warned that the elderly widow of prominent artist John Biggers was being bilked out of hundreds of thousands of dollars by a handyman, a Houston man has been charged with felony t...
4 days ago | Courts
In late August, a former adult film star living in Houston gained notoriety for filing a $1 billion lawsuit against Facebook co-founder Mark Zuckerberg, accusing him of allowing libelous comments about her to remain on the site. The woman, who cal...
8 days ago | Spaced City
Congratulations are in order for Houston no-kill animal shelter Friends For Life, which won a $100,000 award from Reliant Energy, and a $100,000 match from an anonymous donor. Located in the Heights, Friends for Life was founded by Salise Shuttles...
9 days ago | Courts
A white Texas Southern University physics professor is suing the historically black school for discrimination, saying he's been harassed, ridiculed, and denied promotions, among other things. Christopher Tymczak, who has taught at TSU since...
14 days ago | Courts
Attention pervs who work in Texas school districts: a recent Court of Criminal Appeals ruling helps clear up confusion over who's allowed to have sex with students. Issued Wednesday, the ruling was good news for a former Conroe Independent School ...
16 days ago | Courts
Another Houston couple says their dog died while in the care of a Houston kennel that was already under fire for alleged negligence in the death and disappearance of two other dogs. Eric Morrison and Casey Shoemaker sued City Canine owners Dan Dav...