Houston Health Authority Dr. David Persse said the military medical personnel, called the U.S. Army Urban Augmentation Medical Task Force, will be taking over an unused hospital wing at UMMC to help in the fight against coronavirus.
Authorities say surveillance video shows the driver attempt to make an abrupt stop when she saw girl, but did in fact strike the bicycle, causing the victim to be thrown off.
Here is a county-by-county list of reported cases, deaths, and recoveries in the greater Houston area.
A vintage Super Mario Bros. game sold for $114,000 at a Dallas-based auction, shattering previous bid records for a video game.
Officials say the plan came about after widespread discussion with students, alumni, and community members and it will focus on two broad areas.
The Texas Supreme Court dismissed an appeal of a state district judge’s denial of a temporary restraining order sought by the state Republican Party.
The application process for the $30 million Harris County Small Businesses Fund grant program opened Monday morning and will remain open until 3:30 p.m. July 24.
Homicide investigators responded to the scene of a deadly shooting that occurred Monday morning near Greenspoint.
Officials say 16 units were damaged in an early morning fire at an Aldine apartment complex.
Authorities are searching for missing 84-year-old Michael Donovan O'Brien, who was last seen in north Houston on Sunday evening.
Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner and Harris County Judge Lina Hidalgo, both Democrats, said this weekend that a stay-at-home order is needed for America's fourth-largest city to cope with the surge of COVID-19 cases.
The sheriff for a West Texas county passed away Saturday after battling COVID-19.
Coming to a curve on John Ralston Road Saturday evening, a driver lost control, crossed into the opposite lane, and went off the roadway. Shortly after 6 p.m., he then hit a woman on a bicycle, carrying her a few hundred feet before slamming into a tree.
Sean Teare, Chief of the Harris County District Attorney’s Office Vehicular Crimes Division, said the incident took place on the 8200 block of John Ralston Road just after 6 a.m. Sunday.
Authorities said the crash occurred at the intersection of Huffmeister Road and U.S. Highway 290, just before 11 p.m.
The shooting occurred just after 3 a.m. on the 25900 block of Silver Timbers Lane.
The UIL issued guidelines earlier this month on when student-athletes can resume their seasons ahead of the new school year.
According to authorities, firefighters were called out to a home on the 4600 block of East Old Spanish Trail Dr. just after 11:15 a.m.
For the tenth day in a row, Dallas County health officials reported more than 1,000 new coronavirus cases.
President Trump criticizes privately built border wall, distancing himself from supporters and then tweets about Border wall progress and predicts another 200 miles to be built this year.