On this date in 2000, seven inmates escaped from the John B. Connally Unit, a maximum security prison near Kenedy, TX. The inmates, who came to be known as the Texas Seven, overpowered corrections officers and civilian employees in the prison maintenance shop. 278 more words
A million dollar neighborhood wants to ban photo shoots, but there are a few thoughts from City of Houston
Lined by trees and a brick path, Broadacres is a popular backdrop for Houston-area photographers.
Both professionals and amateurs frequently stroll along the path up the walkway and into a nearby park, snapping photos and posing their subjects. 468 more words
AUSTIN (AP) — New U.S. Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen harshly criticized so-called “sanctuary cities” late Tuesday, urging the rest of the nation to emulate Texas’ tough law banning them. 559 more words