Update at 2:41 p.m. According to KHOU, the shooting victim fired at least shots with an AR-15 assault rifle in the air before being fired upon by an air marshal. The victime then, allegedly, pulled out a pistol and shot himself. There have been no reports of injuries. George Bush IAH Terminal B is ... More >>
Gorge on this year's Oscar-nominated short films.
After tweeting about the alleged sexual abuse she suffered at the hands of her father — and an investigation that came up empty — Ashley Billasano killed herself.
Anderson Fair alumna Lucinda Williams returns to Houston.
Murder-suicide on the west side, HPD saysHouston police are investigating what they call "an apparent murder-suicide" on the west side Friday morning. Deborah Armstrong, 59, was found in her home in the 14500 block of Chadbourne Drive with "gunshot wounds in her back" and was pronounced dead ... More >>
Readers take both sides.
A foul odor reveals a murder-suicideA 43-year-old woman was shot dead by a 67-year-old man who then killed himself, police say.Houston police went to the Mainridge Apartments in the 2600 block of Westridge 12:45 p.m. Friday after residents complained of a foul odor.After forcing their way into th ... More >>
Ask Justin Furstenfeld if he's really mentally ill and be prepared to ride the whirlwind.
Friends for years, until the murder-suicideAn apparent murder-suicide on the far west side early Friday morning is still being investigated by police.Kelly Edward Allen, 50, and Thomas Robert Tarver, 43, had been friends "for years," HPD says.In the pre-dawn hours Friday, Allen went to Tarver's h ... More >>
Death in an exclusive neighborhoodA domestic dispute that turned into a SWAT situation ended Saturday with a woman dead and the man who allegedly killed her in critical condition from a self-inflicted gun wound.Police responded to a "panic alarm" call in the 2100 block of Tangley near Rice ... More >>
So, the deal is I'll be dead but really famous?
Stephen Hunter gives fans a trinity of sharpshooters
That's Brian Jones, who is still dead, in the lower right corner.Original Rolling Stones guitarist Brian Jones was found dead at the bottom of his swimming pool 40 years ago. It was declared "death by misadventure," a cause of death that probably didn't come as a shock to those who had been aware ... More >>
The old broads got plenty of panache the Botox helps keep it in place
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The Associated Press reports that a 10-year-old boy in Webster hanged himself on Sunday. The boy apparently was imitating the execution of Saddam Hussein, which, as you well know, was broadcast all over the place. "I don't think he thought it was real," the boy's uncle told the AP. "They showed th ... More >>
FotoFest tackles yet another theme, with mixed results
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