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In a Friday, Nov. 17, 2017 photo, Keith Lilley, the owner of Dickinson Bar-B-Que, shows the level that flood waters reached inside of his restaurant d..
Photo: Salem Lutheran Church Salem Lutheran Church has leased a 106,000-square-foot warehouse and covered space at 11211 FM 2920 in Tomball for the He..
After back-to-back delays earlier this week, a workhorse Delta 2 rocket finally streaked away from the California coast early Saturday carrying a stat..
FILE - In this Aug. 29, 2017, file photo, businesses are surrounded by floodwaters from Tropical Storm Harvey in Humble, Texas. If you think this has ..
Hurricane Harvey can chalk up another restaurant casualty. The Harvey flooding is partially to blame for Sunday's closing of Liberty Kitchen Garden Oa..
I'm Business columnist David Lazarus, and here's a rundown of upcoming stories this week and the highlights of last week. Good times in the Golden Sta..
Demonstrators in Washington, D.C., on Nov. 19 called for additional aid to be sent to Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria devastated the island in Septe..
Every day, Mike Thompson hears a new story about how last month’s fires in Northern California have affected people’s lives. Insurance is being denied..
Demonstrators in Washington, D.C., on Nov. 19 called for additional aid to be sent to Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria devastated the island in Septe..
In the face of what was expected to be a behemoth superhero movie in Justice League at the B.O., Lionsgate boldly dated its family pic Wonder against ..
AUSTIN (KXAN) — Texans affected by Hurricane Harvey could benefit from a new grant announced Friday by the federal government. Gov. Greg Abbott announ..
Chimneys remain where homes once stood in the Coffey Park neighborhood of Santa Rosa, Calif., on Nov. 13, one month after a deadly wave of wildfires i..
The White House has sent Congress a $44 billion disaster aid request that's already under attack from lawmakers from hurricane-hit regions as way too ..
After back-to-back delays earlier this week, a workhorse Delta 2 rocket finally streaked away from the California coast early Saturday carrying a stat..
FILE - In this Oct. 17, 2017 file photo, a boy accompanied by his dog watches the repairs of Guajataca Dam, which cracked during the passage of Hurric..
AP file photo A boy accompanied by his dog Oct. 17 watches the repairs of Guajataca Dam, which cracked during the passage of Hurricane Maria, in Quebr..
FILE - In this Oct. 17, 2017 file photo, a boy accompanied by his dog watches the repairs of Guajataca Dam, which cracked during the passage of Hurric..
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — The director of Puerto Rico's power company resigned on Friday amid ongoing blackouts and scrutiny of a contract awarded ..
The White House on Friday asked Congress for an additional $44 billion to respond to the three major hurricanes that hit the United States this summer..
AUSTIN — The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development will spend $5 billion in block grants to Texas to help rebuild damaged homes, businesses..
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Republican Texas Gov. Greg Abbott on Friday criticized as "completely inadequate" the Trump administration's $44 billion request ..
Photo: Michael Ciaglo /Houston Chronicle Texas hiring rebounded significantly in October from a Hurricane Harvey-induced employment drop in September,..
Photo: Courtesy Of Interfaith Ministries There are so many reasons people look forward to Thanksgiving every year, from the opportunity to eat to your..
HOUSTON, TX - AUGUST 28: Houston Fire Department Dive Team members motor through high water on North Braeswood Blvd in Houston, Texas looking for vict..
WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House Friday sent Congress a $44 billion disaster aid request that's already under attack from lawmakers from hurricane-hi..
The White House Friday sent Congress a $44 billion disaster aid request that's already under attack from lawmakers from hurricane-hit regions as way t..
The White House Friday sent Congress a $44 billion disaster aid request that's already under attack from lawmakers from hurricane-hit regions as way t..
The Labor Department's report on state unemployment, released Friday, also showed the extent of Hurricane Irma's damage in Florida, which lost 127,400..
FILE - In this Friday, May 19, 2017, file photo, job seekers walk into the Opportunity Fair and Forum employment event in Dallas. On Friday, Nov. 17, ..
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The Texas unemployment rate has improved for the sixth straight month with an October jobless figure of 3.9 percent. The Texas Wo..
Scientists monitoring the Earth's climate and environment have delivered a cascade of grim news this year, adding a sense of urgency to UN talks on ho..
Photo: DANIEL_ORTIZ Heritage Texas Properties, a Houston Design Center Affinity Partner since 2013, gathered together design, architecture, real estat..
The pairing of pitbull and Enrique Iglesias makes total sense. Almost too much sense, in fact. (Don't stop the party!) Both have pumped out high-energ..
HOUSTON — In 50 years living in Clear Lake City, Spyros Varsos had never seen the floodwater get so high. During a historic rainstorm two years ago, h..
House Speaker Paul D. Ryan (R-Wis.) changed his talking point on taxes after an inquiry from the Fact Checker. His original point was still misleading..
WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House is sending Congress an approximately $45 billion disaster aid request Friday that will fall short of demands from hu..
Photo: Rose Baca, MBR The reappearance of an ongoing mumps outbreak has shut down visiting at two Texas prisons, officials said Thursday. "We've had s..
Friends of Government Canyon SNA: Explore the Canyon, a hike guided by authorities on flora, fauna, geology and cultural history of the state natural ..
Harris County sued the Arkema corporation in state district court on Thursday for the fiery chemical disaster at its Crosby site during Hurricane Harv..
The sign on the door of Pinkerton's BBQ on Airline in the Heights reads "Come Hell or High Water, we will have BBQ, liquor and AC!" inside they were s..
With Americans feeling better about their finances, they will hit the road in near-record numbers over the Thanksgiving weekend despite higher gasolin..
With Americans feeling better about their finances, they will hit the road in near-record numbers over the Thanksgiving weekend despite higher gasolin..
CHICAGO (Reuters) - Wal-Mart Stores Inc (WMT.N) reported better-than-expected U.S. comparable sales on Thursday, as customers stocked up on food and o..
When disasters from hurricanes to wildfires swept the U.S. this fall, mental health start-up Talkspace turned to Facebook for free advertising to reac..
U.S. industrial production jumped a solid 0.9 percent in October as factory activity recovered from the impact of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma. The Fede..
The fifth annual Touchdown for TEACH (To Educate All Children) played the field, and scored big. Per usual, a heavily-guarded, VIPs-only reception was..
CHICAGO (Reuters) - Wal-Mart Stores Inc (WMT.N) reported better-than-expected U.S. comparable sales on Thursday, as customers stocked up on food and b..
U.S. industrial production jumped a solid 0.9 percent in October as factory activity recovered from the impact of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma. The Fede..
CHICAGO (Reuters) - Wal-Mart Stores Inc (WMT.N), the world’s largest retailer, reported better-than-expected quarterly sales at established U.S. store..
CHICAGO (Reuters) - Wal-Mart Stores Inc (WMT.N), the world’s largest retailer, reported better-than-expected quarterly sales at established U.S. store..