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Police: Man shot, killed after argument in north Houston
Homicide detectives are looking for tips after a 20-year-old man was killed about 7:45 p.m Thursday near an apartment complex playground at Aldine Bender and Lee Road in north Houston.
1 points by The Houston Chronicle | Police Detective Sheriff Homicide George Bush Intercontinental Airport Law enforcement titles Criminal Investigation Department Murder
Turner to lead trade trip to Cuba
With a nonstop flight to Cuba coming to Bush Intercontinental Airport in late November, Mayor Sylvester Turner is leading a trade mission to the island nation later this month.
-1 points by The Houston Chronicle | Houston Texas City George Bush Intercontinental Airport Greater Houston Continental Airlines Political geography Mexico
Drunken United passenger who shouted in Arabic diverts flight
A drunk United Airlines passenger who broke a bathroom door and shouted in Arabic caused an emergency landing, police said.
296 points by Daily News | United Airlines Southwest Airlines Nashville Tennessee George Bush Intercontinental Airport Airport Davidson County Tennessee Trans States Airlines Airline hub
Belgian man faces child porn charges in Houston
A Belgian man who initially said he traveled to Houston to look at colleges Thursday is facing a federal child pornography charge after customs officials found illegal images of a nude teenager on his electronic devices at George Bush International Airport, according to a criminal complaint.
2 points by The Houston Chronicle | Texas Judge George Bush Intercontinental Airport Houston Continental Airlines United States magistrate judge United States Greater Houston
Houston's high heat shatters temperature records
Thermometers reached 86 degrees at George Bush Intercontinental Airport and 83 degrees at William P. Hobby Airport. Evening temperatures on Friday at both locations also broke records for warmth, said Nikki Hathaway, a meteorologist with the weather service.
9 points by The Houston Chronicle | George Bush Intercontinental Airport Houston Greater Houston William P. Hobby Airport Metropolitan Transit Authority of Harris County Texas Temperature Heat Houston Airport System
Warm weather records continue to fall this winter

11 points by The Houston Chronicle | George Bush Intercontinental Airport William P. Hobby Airport Metropolitan Transit Authority of Harris County Texas Temperature Thermodynamics Greater Houston Heat
Detained Jordanian teen sent to Chicago couldn't talk to lawyers for days
For four days after being detained at a Houston airport and relocated to Chicago, a 16-year-old Jordanian boy wasn't allowed to talk with his Texas attorneys — even after arriving at a youth shelter on the North Side that is run by a nonprofit, his attorneys said Thursday. Mohammad Abu Khadra is...
301 points by Chicago Tribune | Immigration Immigration to the United States Refugee George Bush Intercontinental Airport U.S. Customs and Border Protection United States Australia Continental Airlines
Judge sides with Backpage.com operators and leans toward tossing out pimping charges
A Sacramento County judge has tentatively rejected pimping charges against the operators of Backpage.com, a website that state Atty. Gen. Kamala D. Harris condemned as the “world’s top online brothel” when she announced the high-profile prosecution last month. Citing the need to crack down on the...
116 points by Los Angeles Times | Prosecutor Year of birth missing Judge George Bush Intercontinental Airport First Amendment to the United States Constitution Lawyer Human trafficking Prostitution