Texas

Working Mom Receives $9 Paycheck After Bartending for More Than 70 Hours

A working mother from Texas shared a video that has gotten people talking about pay among waitstaff and bartenders. The mother received a $9 paycheck after bartending for more than 70 hours.
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Bank Accidentally Deposits $37 Million into Texas Woman’s Account

Many of us would like to be a millionaire one day, but for a Texas woman that wish came to fruition a little too literally. After finishing work at Roma Boots in Dallas, Ruth Balloon checked her bank account and, to her surprise, found that she was suddenly a multi-millionaire. Bank mistakenly puts...
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Mayor Turner

2019 Mayoral Symposium with Sylvester Turner

“Tomorrow will always be better than today,” says Incumbent Mayor Sylvester Turner. Voting is open now to determine the Mayor of Houston and every vote matters. Listen and vote. For a list of early polling locations click here .
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Tony Buzbee

2019 Mayoral Symposium with Tony Buzbee

“Buzbee’s never give up” says Mayoral Candidate Tony Buzbee. Voting is open now to determine the Mayor of Houston and every vote matters. Listen and vote. For a list of early polling locations click here .
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VOTE: The ten proposed amendments to the Texas Constitution will appear on the Nov. 5 ballot

Ten proposed amendments to the Texas Constitution will appear on the Nov. 5 ballot. They range from allowing tax exemptions for property owners affected by natural disasters, to creating a “flood infrastructure fund” to help with drainage and flood control projects. In order to appear on the ballot...
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Postal Worker Honors Wife's Request to Hide Packages From Husband

Some of us may be guilty of swiping our cards a bit too much for online shopping. For one woman, she was swiping so much, she wanted to hide it from her husband. A Facebook post is gaining a lot of attention after a Texas woman shared how a postal worker got her message with her doormat. Ebony...
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Sheriff's deputy slain near Houston was first Sikh officer

JERSEY VILLAGE, Texas (AP) — A sheriff's deputy described as "a trailblazer" because he was the first Sikh deputy of the Harris County Sheriff's Office when he joined the force 10 years ago, was shot and killed while making a traffic stop Friday near Houston. Deputy Sandeep Dhaliwal, 42, was...
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Apollo 11's 50th Anniversary Celebration

All eyes will be on Houston, the home of human spaceflight, as the world celebrates the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 lunar landing and Neil Armstrong’s first steps on the Moon on July 20. Space Center Houston is the perfect setting to celebrate all things Apollo 11 this summer – especially...
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Oil tanker collided with barges releasing gasoline product into Houston Ship Channel

Houston ( Entercom) - A 755-foot oil tanker collided with two barges on Friday, capsizing one and damaging on, leaking Reformate into the Houston Ship Channel, the US Coast Guard said in a statement. "An estimated 25,000 barrels of gasoline blend stock were loaded on each barge. An unknown amount...
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This weekend is the sales tax holiday for emergency supplies

April 27 – 29, 2019 You can purchase certain emergency preparation supplies tax-free during the 2019 Emergency Preparation Supplies Sales Tax Holiday. There is no limit on the number of qualifying items you can purchase, and you do not need to issue an exemption certificate to claim the exemption...
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