The controversial HISD teacher who made disparaging comments about Muslims on a local conservative cable access TV show is now challenging community activist Quanell X for accusing her of being a racist. Angela Box, a third-grade teacher at HISD's Ray K. Daily Elementary School on the West side of ... More >>
Harris County sheriff's deputies say a Spring-area man intentionally dropped his common-law wife's three-year-old son on a tile floor. Shannon Marc McClure, 43, is charged with reckless injury to a child, a second-degree felony punishable by up to 20 years in prison. Investigators say that McClur ... More >>
Brian Edgar Culwell, the subject of a Houston Press expose last year, is back in court. A frequent defendant in criminal cases over the years, Culwell, whose family operates the precious-metal buyers with the ubiquitous "We Love Gold Diggers" billboards, is a plaintiff this time around. In a suit ... More >>
Houston audiences will have a chance Thursday to see what will become of the world if Obama is re-elected, with the premiere of the documentary 2016: Obama's America. Hint: it's not good. That's according to the filmmaker, Dinesh D'Souza, whose bestselling book, The Roots of Obama's Rage, serves ... More >>
For those who may not know, being a blogger and writer also means you sort of have to support yourself with a 9-5. Some chose teaching, others chose busting their ass at a prospective company. Somehow I chose to be a town-car driver. An entrepreneur, a goddamn transporter of people. There are perks ... More >>
Alex "Pr!mo" Luster got himself a documentary from the street art life.
Franklin will be repping the CoogsHouston Cougar fans worried last year when Michael Berry dumped Tom Franklin from the then Sports Animal 790. Franklin was the voice of the Cougars, and 790 was the home station of the Cougars.So fans were worried that someone else would be brought in as the sc ... More >>
We don't know if it's the election or what - actually it's not, but bear with us - but this afternoon Rocks Off got to wondering whether or not Houston had its own official song, lyrics and music officially sanctioned and ratified to embody the Space/Bayou City's hopes and dreams. This being Housto ... More >>
The city's animal shelter just can't get its act together
Slow Food Burgers
All kidding aside, why smoking may be good for Houston
Tubing without beer bongs? Why?
City Hall reality series: Who survives on Bill White's island?
Groceries spoil in the heat, while the rest of Houston's music community blossoms
Foes of Mayor Lee Brown can't wait to see him gone. And a lot of his friends feel that way, too.
A fired investment banker ignites a City Hall rumble
Blue Streak is not quite up to its identity crisis