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Supreme Court allows Trump to end census early
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Amid record early votes, a battle over ballots
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Research shows benefits, risks of treating appendicitis with antibiotics instead of surgery
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'I want to be prepared': gun sales spike in Texas
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Beta weakens as it crawls through Texas
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George Floyd Mural Unveiled to Mark BirthdayGeorge Floyd's being honored and remembered in his hometown ... with a new mural set to be unveiled just in time for his birthday. The mural is being painted in the Houston neighborhood where George..
Houston student group wants virtual school until vaccine available"You're needlessly putting lives at risk by making people do in-person instruction," said Houston high school senior Jennifer Hamad.
Texas’s Supreme Court upholds extension of early voting but strikes down Houston’s plan to expand mail-in balloting.
3 killed after stairwell collapse in Houston; bodies not recoveredIt could be several days before the victims' bodies are recovered, a fire official said.
'Ain't nobody better': Carlos Correa burnishes postseason cred as Astros blast A's 10-5 in ALDS openerThe Astros and Athletics traded homers in Game 1 of the American League Division Series with Houston emerging with an 10-5 victory.
Stairwell Collapse in Houston Leaves 3 Workers Dead, 1 InjuredThe 15-story building had been inspected hours before the accident.
3 dead in Texas after partial building collapseFire officials say three workers were killed and one was injured during a partial collapse of a high-rise building under construction in Houston. (Oct. 5)
County clerk: Texas gov.'s order suppresses votersThe clerk for the Texas county that includes Houston says Gov. Greg Abbott's move to restrict the number of drop-off sites for mail-in ballots is an intentional move to suppress the vote. Abbott says..
91-year-old professor's virtual teaching goes viral during pandemicCharles Krohn, a professor emeritus at the University of St. Thomas in Houston, is embracing a new way of teaching at the age of 91. Meg Oliver shares his story.
Deadly water microbe warning after Texas boy diesA Houston-area city manager says it will take 60 days to ensure a city drinking water system is purged of a deadly, microscopic parasite that officials say infected and killed 6-year-old Josiah..
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Texas Warns Houston-Area Residents of Brain-Eating Amoeba in WaterResidents of south-east Texas had more than COVID to worry about this week -- they were just told NOT to use unfiltered water ... if they didn't want their brains to turn to mush. The Texas Commission..
Brain-eating amoeba may be in Houston-area tap waterNaegleria fowleri usually infects people when contaminated water enters the body through the nose.
Houston sampling wastewater to track COVID-19Officials say results from a program that's testing Houston's wastewater to monitor the local spread of the coronavirus have shown that it could be a faster way of detecting outbreaks in the nation's..
Active 2020 hurricane season could last months moreTropical Depression Beta has dropped at least a foot of rain over the Houston area. It's the 23rd tropical cyclone to hit the Atlantic this year and there's still more than two months left in the..
Near miss renews call for Houston storm barrierThe near miss by Hurricane Laura last month has Texas officials and experts again pushing for the construction of a long discussed coastal barrier system to protect against storm surge. (Sept. 21)
Beta's rains causing flooding in HoustonBeta has weakened to a tropical depression as it parked itself over the Texas coast, raising concerns of extensive flooding in Houston and areas further inland. (Sept. 22)
Tropical Depression Beta swamps Texas: Houston gets over a foot of rain, roads are under waterAlready, over a foot of rain had fallen in some areas around Houston, leaving roadways flooded and motorists stranded.
Flooding from Tropical Storm Beta swallows cars in HoustonTropical Storm Beta brought heavy rain to the Houston area Monday, with several reports of flooding coming in overnight.
Tropical Storm Beta makes landfall on Texas coastTropical Storm Beta made landfall on the Texas coast on Monday night. southwest of Houston. It had with maximum winds of 45 mph, the U.S. National Hurricane Center said. Streets in Houston were..
Baylor season opener against Houston postponed by COVID-19 concernsBaylor and Houston were set to open their college football seasons Saturday. The game was postponed due to COVID-19 concerns.
Memphis-Houston college football game in jeopardy due to Tigers' COVID-19 outbreakA COVID-19 outbreak within the Memphis Tigers' football program has put their Sept. 18 game against Houston in jeopardy.
4 Houston officers fired after fatal shootingFour Houston Police Department officers were fired over the fatal shooting of 27-year-old Nicolas Chavez in April. Graphic bodycam video of the shooting has also been released. Warning: Some may find..
NFL in uncharted territory as new season kicks off amid pandemicThe NFL hopes Thursday's game between Super Bowl Champs Kansas City vs. Houston draws America's interest.
Four Houston Police Officers Are Fired in Fatal Shooting of Nicolas ChavezNicolas Chavez, 27, was killed by the police in southwest Houston in April, during a confrontation that was partly recorded by a bystander’s cellphone.
Mahomes, Watson Team Up To Send Meals To Frontline Workers Before NFL KickoffPatrick Mahomes and Deshaun Watson just came through in the clutch for each other's cities ... by donating meals to frontline workers in KC and Houston before facing off in the NFL season opener. The..
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CBS Evening News, September 7, 2020Creek Fire among several blazes raging amid California heat wave; Woman hands out messages of kindness to masked-up travelers at Houston airport
Woman spreads kindness at Houston airport"I just want somebody's day to be better," said Catharine Knight, of her kindness project at the Houston airport.
Woman hands out messages of kindness to masked-up travelers at Houston airportA woman is hoping to change the world one kind word at a time by handing out cards to strangers at Houston airport during the coronavirus pandemic. Kris Van Cleave has more.
Murder-for-hire suspect's arrest captured on police body cameraOn July 23, 2015, detectives with the Montgomery County Texas Constable's Office arrive at the Houston gym owned by Ramon Sosa and his wife, Lulu, to arrest Lulu on suspicion of plotting her husband's..
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Houston museum uses confederate statue for healingA Houston museum dedicated to conserving African American culture says its decision to display a more than 100-year-old Confederate statue is about providing Black Americans with a way to confront..
Mourners gather to remember slain soldierMourners gathered in Houston for a slain Texas soldier whose story has renewed a push for changes in the way the military handles sexual abuse and harassment. (Aug. 14)
Vanessa Guillen remembered at Houston memorialGuillen, who was last seen on April 22, was memorialized nearly four months after she is said to have been killed by a fellow soldier at Fort Hood.
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One I.C.U., Five Patients: A Different View of the Virus’s TollWith exclusive access in a Houston hospital, a Times team documented the impact of the health crisis on Hispanic families, in words, images and graphics.
Houston Mayor leads effort to stop virus spreadHouston Mayor Sylvester Turner on Thursday showed his support for cleaning and sanitation workers working to maintain public health amid the coronavirus pandemic. Turner was out watching the cleanup of..
Dan Rather reports from JFK shooting sceneNov. 23, 1963: CBS News correspondent Dan Rather reports from outside the Texas School Book Depository at the corner of Houston and Elm – the site where JFK was shot. Crowds have gathered and a..
Dodgers reliever Joe Kelly calls Astros snitches in podcastDodgers reliever Joe Kelly — suspended for throwing at Astros hitters — tossed another heater at Houston players over MLB's sign-stealing scandal.
Family removed from Southwest flight after 3-year-old son with autism would not wear a face maskA Texas woman and her family were forced off a Houston-bound Southwest flight after her three-year-old son with autism would not wear a face mask.
Oakland A's Batter Laureano Charges Astros' Dugout, Brawl EnsuesThe first actual brawl in the 2020 MLB season just unfolded before our eyes -- and lo and behold ... it was against the Houston Astros. The A's were playing Houston Sunday for a day game, and during..
Athletics' Ramon Laureano charges Houston dugout, touching off brawl between A's and AstrosThe Athletics' Ramon Laureano touched off a benches-clearing brawl when he charged the Astros dugout in the seventh inning of their game Sunday.
Second Person Used Covid Relief Money to Buy a Lamborghini, Prosecutors SayA Houston man who received more than $1.6 million bought a 2019 Lamborghini Urus, prosecutors said. Last week, a Miami man bought a Lamborghini Huracán, according to the authorities.
NASA astronauts splash down to Earth after historic missionTwo NASA astronauts are back home in Houston after a historic return to Earth. It was the first splashdown by U.S. astronauts in 45 years, and the first commercial mission to carry a crew to and from..
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