First responders and community leaders gather to support the Fire Fighters Foundation.
President Obama makes a campaign swing through Texas and Houston's mayor is one of the co-hosts, although he isn't coming to the Bayou City.
The movement is sweeping across the country. Many Americans are calling for justice on behalf of Trayvon Martin, the unarmed Florida teenager who was shot to death by a neighborhood watchman.
Gov. Rick Perry issues an opinion editorial on the Women's Health Program issue.
There is conflicting information coming out of Governor Perry’s office in Austin and the White House.
With a recent CBS poll showing his favorability numbers have hit an all time low, maybe President Barack Obama can regain his mojo at the movies.
Ahead of the president’s visit to Houston, Senator John Cornyn (R-Texas) has released the following statement.
The White House announced the beginning of the ticket lottery and sale of souvenir Easter eggs for the 2012 White House Easter Egg Roll.
With a new poll showing he is the frontrunner leading up to the Texas primary, Republican presidential candidate Rick Santorum will be in Houston.
After attending a fundraiser in Houston on Sunday night, former House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is scheduled to speak on the campus of Texas A&M in College Station.
The Emancipation Proclamation is a landmark of American history and it's coming to Houston.
Houston City Controller Ronald Green and Houston City Council Member Larry Green will host a press conference and reception saluting Black History Month and Harry Johnson, president of the Martin Luther King Jr., Memorial Fund.
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Here's some background information about Thanksgiving Day, celebrated in the United States on the fourth Thursday in November. In 2015, Thanksgiving is Nov. 26th.