13 hours ago | Health
As he pulled out of Brenham’s Blue Bell factory without any ice cream in the back of his delivery truck in April, Tim Smith (not his real name) couldn’t shake the feeling he was forgetting something. After almost a decade of delivering ice cream f...
15 hours ago | Spaced City
When the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that same-sex marriage was legal last Friday morning, Harris County Attorney Vince Ryan was determined that Harris County would start following the law of the land by issuing licenses to gay couples as soon as pos...
1 day ago | Courts
The remaining abortion clinics in Texas won't have to meet strict guidelines of the state's abortion law yet. On Monday the U.S. Supreme Court granted an emergency stay while they consider hearing an appeal on a decision from the Fifth Circuit tha...
4 days ago | Spaced City
At 9 a.m. Friday the U.S. Supreme Court issued a 5-4 opinion written by Justice Anthony Kennedy. (If you haven't read it, you should, because it's beautiful.) Here in Houston, couples started arriving at Harris County Clerk Stan Stanart's downtown...
4 days ago | Courts
At just after 10 o’clock Friday morning, John LaRue and Hunter Middletown walked into the Harris County Clerk’s Office to ask for something that’s long been denied same-sex couples in Texas. “Excuse me,” LaRue asked a woman behind the desk, “we’d ...
12 days ago | Spaced City
The striking oil refinery workers at Marathon's Galveston Bay Refinery have been "on the verge of a deal" with Marathon for months now, but now it's looking entirely possible that one of the last holdouts from the largest oil refinery strike in th...