A Houston Funeral Home Director Becomes Internet Sensation, Captivating TikTok UsersAda E.NewsBreak Contributor
A Hilarious Texas Parrot Gains 1.5M TikTok Followers with Spanish SkillsForo E.NewsBreak Contributor
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Houston has received a $36.9 million federal grant to construct underpasses in the East End neighborhoodB.R. ShenoyNewsBreak Contributor
Richmond news anchor is leaving for a position in another cityMargaret MinnicksNewsBreak Contributor
Man OK after accidentally flying into air with natural gas tank, destroying Channelview home
The tank landed 900 feet away into a neighbor's home, creating a crater in the roof and floor. Officials say they're amazed no one was hurt, including the man who flew into the air.
Harris County proposes guaranteed income program to send $500 monthly to 1,500 families
If approved, Houstonians will not only receive money but be tracked to see how their lives are impacted, determining if future programs like this should continue.
Suspects assault teen employee, snatch wig, bust nails after being told to order using kiosk at McDonald’s in Harris Co.
A recent high school graduate is traumatized after three suspects attacked her during her shift at a McDonald’s restaurant on Monday afternoon, before snatching her wig and busting at least two of her fingernails off. It happened at a McDonald’s off FM-1960 in northwest Harris County. The victim,...
18-year-old charged in missing 14-year-old's murder after being accused of another killing, HPD says
Zourian Lewis was already behind bars for another murder when he was charged with Carlos Lugo's death, months after the 14-year-old's body was found in a field.
Stolen trailer found abandoned near where it was taken
On Sunday, the $40,000 food trailer was stolen. On Monday, it was found in the woods about 3 miles away from where it was taken in north Harris County.
Solved: A family's stolen food trailer was recovered in less than 24 hours
HARRIS COUNTY, Texas — A food truck that was stolen Sunday morning from a secluded north Harris County dirt lot is back where it belongs. It took less than 24 hours for Charleston and Bianca Malveaux to recover their food trailer. “He took his time by cutting this lock,”...
HOUSTON WOMAN ARRESTED SATURDAY
A Houston woman was arrested Saturday afternoon after she apparently tried to cash a fraudulent check. Brenham Police report that Saturday afternoon at 12:45, Officers responded to the 2000 block of South Market Street in reference to fraud. The complainant reported that a female and male passed fraudulent checks. Initial investigation revealed Trudy Ann Vaughn, 26 of Houston, was in possession and attempted to cash a fraudulent check. Vaughn was placed into custody for Forgery of Financial Instrument greater than $750 and transported to the Washington County Jail.
Why Sheila Jackson Lee should not be elected the next mayor of Houston
The 2023 Texas legislative session is officially over, although Texas governor Greg Abbott has called for a special session to go over property tax relief and border security to address the massive influx of people pouring over the southern border of Texas. Back here in Houston, the race for the...
Teen already charged with murder accused in fatal shooting of 14-year-old found dead in SE Houston
HOUSTON – An 18-year-old has been charged in the death of a missing 14-year-old boy, whose body was found in southeast Houston, according to the Houston Police Department. Zourian Stephon Lewis, 18, was charged with murder in the fatal shooting of Carlos Lugo, 14. Lewis was already booked into...
Driver beaten by bystanders after running over 2 women, striking vehicles outside N. Houston bar: HPD
HOUSTON – A man is in critical condition after he hit several vehicles, struck two women, and was then assaulted by a group of people outside a north Houston bar early Monday, the Houston Police Department said. According to investigators, a man got into an argument with a driver...
Bezos Academy opens three locations in Houston, accepting applications
The preschool program has three other locations open in Texas, including two in the Dallas area.
HPD looking for suspect accused of stealing $75K worth of jewelry from Willowbrook Mall store
The 19-year-old can be seen jumping over the counter and taking several items from the store display. HPD said he stole about $75,000 worth of jewelry.
1 dead, 1 injured in north Houston apartment complex shooting, HCSO says
HOUSTON (KIAH) — Multiple apartments took on gunfire that killed one man and injured another Sunday night. It all began around midnight when two men in their 20s showed up at an apartment complex at 5619 Aldine Bender Road. Harris County Sheriff’s Office deputies said they don’t know what...
A Houston Funeral Home Director Becomes Internet Sensation, Captivating TikTok Users
In the world of TikTok, an unexpected star has emerged from an unlikely industry: the funeral business. All People's Funeral Home, with its elegant director at the helm, has captured the hearts of thousands of viewers on TikTok. Based in Houston, Texas, the funeral home's account showcases meticulously coordinated celebrations of life and offers a glimpse into the exceptional professionalism and dedication of its director, Deborah Ali-Williams. From setting up services with meticulous attention to detail to directing processions with a commanding presence, Ali-Williams has become a viral sensation on the platform.
Search underway for man, woman who shot 2 people on Houston METRO bus
HOUSTON - Houston Police are now searching for a man and a woman who shot two people on a Metro bus last night in North Houston. Investigators said it all started as an argument over bus fare and escalated. PREVIOUS: 2 shot on METRO bus after argument with 2 others.
Man arrested after attempting to stow away under plane at Houston Airport
Houston authorities say this wasn't the man's first stowaway attempt
NW Harris County stabbing leaves 2 people hurt, 1 man in custody, sheriff's office says
An investigation into a family disturbance got underway Monday evening in a northwest Harris County neighborhood.
Gunshots send people scattering at Spring Branch area youth baseball tournament
HOUSTON — When shots rang out near a youth baseball game in west Houston last weekend, chaos ensued. It was all caught on video by a coach who did everything he could to make sure everyone got away uninjured. Coaches, players and parents scattered -- taking cover from the...
Houston area teen reports being molested on flight to California
A 13-year-old girl from Dayton reported being molested by a fellow passenger on a United flight from Houston to Sacramento. The teen’s mother told KPRC 2 the girl was on a trip to visit her grandparents. KPRC 2 is not identifying the teen or her mother. “She’s not good,...
How ‘Hound Dog’ was born in Houston
Though Willie Mae Thornton, better known as “Big Mama Thornton,” was born in Montgomery, Alabama, it was in Houston that her career took off. When the blues singer moved to Houston, she caught the eye of Don Robey, the owner of Peacock Records and the newly-opened Bronze Peacock Club. Thornton also caught the attention of songwriters Mike Stoller and Jerry Lieber, who wrote Hound Dog specifically for her.
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