- Activists demand video footage in fatal police shooting Updated: Dec-01-15 3:36 am
HOUSTON - Activists are demanding the release of video footage that may show the fatal shooting of an unarmed African-American man by a police officer.
- Jackson and Drummond lift Pistons over Rockets Updated: Nov-30-15 11:23 pm
AUBURN HILLS, Michigan - It might have gotten lost in an endless parade of free throws, but Monday night proved something important about the Detroit Pistons.
- Houston now 4-0 after 78-65 win over Texas-Rio Grande Valley Updated: Nov-30-15 10:51 pm
HOUSTON - Devonta Pollard scored 24 points and grabbed 12 rebounds and Houston held off Texas-Rio Grande Valley 78-65 on Monday night to keep the Cougars unbeaten through four games.
- Special prosecutor confirms Bland case nearly complete Updated: Nov-30-15 7:42 pm
HOUSTON - A team of special prosecutors has nearly completed its investigation of the arrest and subsequent death of a black woman in a Texas jail, and it plans to finish presenting its evidence to a grand jury by the end of December, one of the prosecutors said Monday.
- Improved defense helps Texans turn season around Updated: Nov-30-15 5:55 pm
HOUSTON - The Texans have won four straight games to improve to 6-5 and keep pace with Indianapolis for first place in the AFC South.
- Mediocre and losing teams are NFL contenders Updated: Nov-30-15 5:36 pm
The NBA has a yearly ritual in which sub-.500 teams make the playoffs. Looks like the NFL could emulate that approach this season.
- Hurricane season ends with just 1 tropical storm in Texas Updated: Nov-30-15 3:28 pm
HOUSTON - The Atlantic Hurricane Season ended on a quiet note for Texas with just one tropical storm reaching the state in the past six months.
- Heat check: Coaching carousel turns into roller coaster Updated: Nov-30-15 3:05 am
This coaching carousel is more like a roller coaster and this weekend there was enough action to make those trying to keep up dizzy.
- Texans gets 4th straight win, 24-6 over Saints Updated: Nov-30-15 2:20 am
HOUSTON - The Houston Texans gave up 44 points in an embarrassing loss to the Miami Dolphins on Oct. 25.
- Brees' TD streak snapped at 45 as Texans beat Saints 24-6 Updated: Nov-29-15 6:29 pm
HOUSTON - Since coach Sean Payton took over in 2006, the New Orleans Saints had scored a touchdown in every game.
- Texans top Saints 24-6 for 4th consecutive win Updated: Nov-29-15 6:09 pm
HOUSTON - For the first time in a decade, the New Orleans Saints finished a game without scoring a touchdown.
- 12 hospitalized after gas leak in Houston apartments Updated: Nov-29-15 8:40 am
HOUSTON - A dozen people in southwest Houston are hospitalized after carbon monoxide leaked into their apartments.
- Hawkinson returns, leads WSU to 77-65 win over Tigers Updated: Nov-29-15 12:29 am
PULLMAN, Washington - Temperatures dropped well below freezing Saturday night in Pullman, but the coldest folks in town were playing basketball inside the toasty Beasley Coliseum.
- Gray Jr. has 22, leads Houston past Louisiana-Monroe 76-64 Updated: Nov-28-15 10:12 pm
HOUSTON - Rob Gray Jr. had a career-high 22 points and LeRon Barnes added 15 with 11 rebounds as Houston had a strong second half to beat Louisiana Monroe 76-64 on Saturday night.
- Disterhoft leads No. 25 Iowa women to 64-50 win over Houston Updated: Nov-28-15 2:29 pm
CEDAR PARK, Texas - Ally Disterhoft led a balanced attack with 15 points and No. 25 Iowa defeated Houston 64-50 on Saturday at the Lone Star Showcase.
- Harden scores 50 as Rockets beat winless 76ers 116-114 Updated: Nov-28-15 12:23 am
HOUSTON - With Philadelphia desperately for its first win, James Harden took over for the Houston Rockets.
- No. 16 Navy struggles to stop No. 21 Houston in 52-31 loss Updated: Nov-27-15 6:13 pm
HOUSTON - Navy could not get the Houston offense off the field.
- Houston-area man accused of setting fire to girlfriend Updated: Nov-27-15 4:24 pm
KATY, Texas - A 41-year-old suburban Houston man has been jailed on an aggravated assault charge after he was accused of dousing his girlfriend with rubbing alcohol and setting her on fire.
- Ward leads No. 21 Houston to 52-31 win over No. 16 Navy Updated: Nov-27-15 3:43 pm
HOUSTON - Greg Ward, Jr. threw for 308 yards and three touchdowns to lead No. 21 Houston to a 52-31 win over No. 16 Navy on Friday, sending the Cougars to the first American Athletic Conference championship game.
- 76ers center Okafor says Boston fight 'dumb on my part' Updated: Nov-27-15 3:36 pm
HOUSTON - Philadelphia 76ers center Jahlil Okafor says he's embarrassed about a Boston nightclub scuffle captured on video and is dealing with the team and league on possible discipline.
- Texans mark Thanksgiving Day in big, small ways Updated: Nov-26-15 6:47 pm
Texans renewed their Thanksgiving Day traditions on Thursday and served feasts to those who might otherwise have gone hungry.
- No. 24 George Washington women beat Houston 82-78 Updated: Nov-26-15 5:22 pm
CEDAR PARK, Texas - Caira Washington had 22 points and 12 rebounds and Jonquel Jones 20 points and 13 boards to lead No. 24 George Washington over Houston 82-78 on Thursday at the Lone Star Showcase.
- Guy V. Lewis, coach of Phi Slama Jama teams, dies at 93 Updated: Nov-26-15 2:39 pm
HOUSTON - Former University of Houston men's basketball coach Guy V. Lewis, best known for leading the Phi Slama Jama teams of the 1980s, has died. He was 93.
- Arian Foster's fashion takes a drastic turn Updated: Nov-26-15 2:28 am
HOUSTON - Arian Foster used to have suits in an array of colors and fabrics, and plenty of bow ties to pull those ensembles together.
- Memphis hands Houston 3rd straight loss, 102-93 Updated: Nov-26-15 12:36 am
HOUSTON - The Memphis Grizzlies didn't panic after opening the season 3-6 because they were confident they had the players to turn things around.