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Texas Democratic State Representative Jessica Farrar filed House Bill 4260 that would fine any man for masturbating outside of a female’s vagina or a hospital. The bill would fine $100 civil penalty for “masturbatory emissions” and require men to receive counseling before they get a Viagra prescription in the effort to highlight anti-abortion laws that […]

Some really sad news this morning out of NW Harris County.  According ABC13, A 5-year-old boy was shot in the face Tuesday night inside a northwest Harris County home. Deputies and homicide investigators from the Harris County Sheriff’s Office are at the home in the 9700 block of Shady Tree Lane in the Willow Wood […]

86-year old step-mom to Sir Paul McCartney, Dr. Angie McCartney has chosen award-winning Kemah, TX winery Clear Creek to craft and blend her new line of fruit wines “Mrs. McCartney’s Wines. Launching on 25th of June at Houston’s Discover Wine Festival, the low-alcohol (9%) line comprises some interesting flavours with retro names such as: Abbey Road […]


Due To Severe rain and flooding in the Houston area, Comcast has opened up the XFINITY WIFI hotspots to anyone who needs them in the Houston Region – including non-XFINITY Internet subscribers, to help residents and emergency personnel stay connected during this time. To Access Xfinity WiFi hotspots: Visit http://www.Xfinity.com/Wifi for a map of XFINITY […]

There’s no use crying over spilt milk, and no one reportedly did after a truck lost part of its load of milk cartons yesterday (February 8th.) The milk and cartons were spread across I-45 after a three-vehicle collision caused the truck to lose part of its load northeast of downtown Houston. A driver involved in […]

Here’s the lineup for Beyoncé’s “The Formation World Tour”    Wed. April 27 – Miami, FL (Marlins Park) Fri. April 29 – Tampa, FL (Raymond James Stadium) Sun. May 1 – Atlanta, GA (Georgia Dome) Tue. May 3 – Raleigh, NC (Carter-Finley Stadium) Thu. May 5 – Nashville, TN (Nissan Stadium) Sat. May 7 – Houston, […]

Songwriters and Producers,  Houston’s own multiplatinum, GRAMMY nominated songwriter Tami LaTrell will be a guest speaker tomorrow Wednesday Feb. 3rd for the “Protecting Your Assets & Collecting Your Royalties” panel alongside the prestigious Attorney Ricky Anderson and Dedra Davis, ESQ!  This seminar is FREE and open to the public!  When: Wednesday, February 3rd, 2016 at 5PM […]

Upon Monday morning, January 4th, 2016 the city of Houston welcomed its new mayor, plus the elected controller and other council members at the Inaugural Ceremony.  A record crowd gathered at the Jesse H. Jones Hall for the Performing Arts in downtown Houston to witness the former city councilman take his oath of office as the […]

Harris County Precinct 1 Commissioner, El Franco Lee has died Sunday morning. Sources confirmed that the cause of death was a heart attack. The commissioner was a native Houstonian and graduate of Texas Southern University who started his political career in 1979 when he was elected as the first African-American Harris County Commissioner. He was […]

Audrey Lawson passed on Saturday, December 12, 2015. Audrey Lawson enjoyed 83 years of life and 61 years of marriage to Rev Bill Lawson, Pastor Emeritus of Wheeler Avenue Baptist Church. She’s also the mother of four (Melanie, Cheryl, Eric and Roxanne, grandmother to Robyn and Raven Trump). There will be a visitation on Thursday, December […]

John Rudley, president of Texas Southern University, announced at Saturday’s commencement ceremony that he will be resigning after 8 1/2 years. He’s done a lot for the university in his tenure, aggressively expanding programs and raising standards. He proudly leaves TSU in better shape than it was when he took over in 2008 after the […]

Veteran lawmaker Sylvester Turner won a close run-off election Saturday against businessman Bill King for the office of Mayor for the City Of Houston. According to results, Turner received the majority with 50% of the votes compared to King’s 49%. The margin was slightly more than 4000 votes. Turner has previously run for mayor twice. […]