A Texas A&M student from Houston is happier than ever to head back to class next week. He's getting a second chance at life, after spending the last seven months recovering from a catastrophic brain injury.
According to the Harris County Sheriff's Office, Denzel Perkins, 26, was arrested and charged with felony murder in connection to the drive-by shooting death of Paul Vasquez in June.
A firefighter was taken to the hospital with symptoms of dehydration after battling an apartment fire that left five units damaged at a complex in northwest Houston, officials say.
"He failed at that miserably," Kahan said. "They kept trying to contact him. He didn't respond, battery was dead. Finally, he just took it off, chucked it, and destroyed it."
Tenants at Rollingwoods Apartments report mice overtake their apartments, and they worry if management will ever help them out.
Peter Stout, the President and CEO of Houston Forensic Science Center, said the backlog of cases is concerning, especially when it causes a domino effect of problems.
The father of a young man shot and killed outside a Houston bowling alley is speaking out for the first time.
According to police, the thefts occurred in the 800 block of South State Highway 6 over a span of four days in July.
A suspect is in custody after firing shots at officers during a cash store robbery on Tuesday afternoon.
A community building is currently under construction in downtown Houston, and while it's being built by the city's Ismaili Muslim residents, it will be a place where everyone is welcome.
Federal investigators are still trying to determine who killed 5-year-old Khamaya Donelson.
Two gang members are in critical condition after a shootout on Hillcroft, Houston police say.
A man died in a crash after losing control of the wheel during a high-speed chase in northwest Houston overnight.
A Conroe family is desperate for answers after their loved one vanished on his way back from a road trip to Austin.
"There's so much about poking fun at current events and lawyers, I'm sure the audience will enjoy that laughing at lawyers. It's your chance," said Night Court troupe member Tara Taheri.
An investigation is underway after a 15-year-old was killed in Houston's Fifth Ward on Monday evening.
A Texas State student put life on pause in efforts to adopt a baby he found abandoned in a trash pile in Haiti.
Houston METRO is receiving more than $21 million to help cover the cost of new electric buses.
While Texas enjoys the lowest average prices in the nation, a number of international factors could push them lower.
The Red Cross is helping several residents following a two-alarm apartment fire on Monday afternoon.