The Houston Chronicle is reporting; a Harris County sheriff's deputy shot and killed a robbery suspect who grabbed a clerk by the throat early Monday morning at a gas station/convenience store in northwest Harris County.
The Houston Chronicle is reporting; Miguel Ramos, a 32-year-old homeless day laborer who was killed in a robbery last year, died fighting. He was allegedly killed for a single dollar bill that had been torn in half.
The Houston Chronicle is reporting; the capital murder trial of a Houston man accused of killing a 79-year-old woman during a shooting spree outside a Southeast Texas courthouse is getting fully underway.
The Houston Chronicle is reporting; former NFL wide receiver Sam Hurd pleaded guilty Thursday to trying to buy cocaine and marijuana to set up a drug-distribution network, a move that leaves him facing significant prison time.
The Houston Chronicle is reporting; Carnival Corp. (CCL) is offering a Caribbean cruise for as little as $38 a night, less than a stay at Motel 6, after an engine fire on the Triumph stranded passengers at sea for several days.
The Houston Chronicle is reporting; a key lawmaker said Saturday he will ask for an expedited decision from the attorney general on records that the University of Texas Board of Regents chairman wants to withhold from the Legislature.