Meagan Flynn is a staff writer at the Houston Press who, despite covering criminal justice and other political squabbles in Harris County, drinks only one small cup of coffee per day.
9 hours ago | Bayou City
Coming to an abrupt finish late Tuesday night, the Texas Legislature's 2017 special session has adjourned, passing a total of 12 bills that addressed just ten of Governor Greg Abbott's 20 priorities on the agenda. The curtain came down after the H...
15 hours ago | Health
When the insurance decided to cut off two-year-old Lillian Hinojosa’s speech therapy, her parents, Carlos and Maggie, were puzzled. Their daughter, who has a developmental disorder called Prader Willi syndrome, was only just learning how to talk, ...
1 day ago | Political Animals
As Texas legislators enter the final two days of the special session, they've passed just six bills related to five priority items on Governor Greg Abbott's list of 20 priorities. Which means that, with 15 items left, most are likely bound to fail...
2 days ago | WTF Island
After the Harris County District Attorney's Office dismissed charges against two former sheriff's deputies accused of ordering the search of a woman's vagina for marijuana, the woman's attorney has released the dashboard camera footage of the inci...
2 days ago | Bayou City
A 20-year-old Houston native was among the 19 injured in Charlottesville, Virginia, after a car sped down a narrow street Saturday and rammed into a crowd of people protesting white supremacy. Natalie Romero, a graduate of Bellaire High School and...
6 days ago | Bayou City
Houston cyclists had something to celebrate back in March, when City Council voted to adopt the Houston Bike Plan. It marked the first time in more than two decades that the city planned to comprehensively upgrade its crumbling biking infrastructu...