Last week, many were surprised -- some even perplexed -- to see our beloved city on the annual New York Times list of places to visit in 2013. Houston was number seven on a list of 46 that included Rio, Amsterdam, Singapore, Hawaii's Big Island, Oslo, Bangkok and Paris. Yes, we were on a "must visit ... More >>
A Houston orthopedic surgeon a veteran cop called the most obsessed child molester he'd ever seen has been sentenced to ten years in federal prison after he was found guilty of possessing ten videos and 326 images of child pornography.
Bernard Z. Albina was arrested in July of 2009 and charged not ... More >>
A two-year-old female found bruised and unresponsive in a southeast-side home Tuesday has died, and police are waiting for autopsy reports.
The child was found unresponsive in a home in the 7500 block of Plum Creek about 2:50 p.m. Tuesday, police say, and was taken to St. Joseph's Hospital downtown ... More >>
Late Thursday, word came across the ticker that legendary comedian and TV star Soupy Sales had passed away at age 83. After a stint in the military and on radio, Sales went on to be one of the major pioneers of televised sketch and children's comedy.
In 1965, he pulled a stunt where he asked his ... More >>