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HOUSTON- Video has been released of Houston Police brutally beating a Houston teenager who surrendered after being chased by authorities. In the video, police kick and punch then 15-year-old Chad Holley, who does not fight back, multiple times. Holley laid motionless on the ground while a group of cops descended upon him. Holley was a […]

HOUSTON – Many Wheatley High School students walked off the northeast Houston campus before their second period classes Wednesday, apparently in response to the dismissal of an assistant principal.

HOUSTON A group of young, African American professionals are claiming racism after a party of theirs was shut down at the Hudson in the trendy Rice Village area of Houston. Video blogger and Houston resident, Lydia Cotton had the following to say about the incident. December 28, 2010 was the night I and a hundred […]

Houston- At least four women are sexually assaulted in the greater Houston region every day — attacked in their homes and in their beds, in parking lots and on public streets, their assailants armed with pistols, knives, drugs and fast-flying fists. But of the more than 1,700 cases reported in 2009 alone, only 42 percent […]

HOUSTON – A Houston teacher pleaded guilty on Wednesday to charges of improper photography for secretly taping female students in a school bathroom.

The search continued Thursday for a Houston man who handed his identification card to a fisherman and jumped off a rock pier into the Gulf, authorities and witnesses said.

Millions of Americans who remain out of work say finding a job can be quite challenging, and some people over the age of 50 say it is even harder on them.

From TheGrio.com: A 3-month-old baby who was inside a car when it was stolen near Houston, Texas was found Thursday afternoon.

Bakari Kitwana speaks with Minister Quannell X about a recent wave of police brutality incidents in Houston, Texas, targeting young Black males. This issue is especially relevant considering the recent police brutality cases of Aiyana Jones and the troubling case of Chicago cop, Lt. Jon Burge, accused of torturing black men.

HOUSTON – Black leaders called Tuesday for indictments against eight police officers accused of beating a teenage burglary suspect in an incident caught on surveillance video.