Happy Thursday! We're just one week away from Thanksgiving. Have you already got your turkey?
Today is also the Great American Smokeout, when smokers are encouraged to quit. According to the American Cancer Society, smoking still remains the leading cause of preventable death and illness in the world. If you want to quit, there are lots of resources available to help at Cancer.org.
It was another cold start to the day, but Chief Meteorologist Frank Billingsley says warmer temperatures are headed our way. Here's a look at the forecast.
Several parents of Lamar High School students organized a stand-in Thursday morning after a student, 18-year-old Delindsey Mack, was gunned down Tuesday while walking near the campus. Read more >
On Thursday, the University of Houston got one step closer to opening the first medical school in Houston in nearly a half century. Read more >
At least one person was killed in a crash Thursday in Montgomery County involving a food trailer. Read more >
With oyster populations in Texas at historic lows, The Nature Conservancy is launching two new reef restoration projects that look to appease commercial fishermen and environmentalists alike. Read more >
A feel-good tale of a homeless man using his last $20 to help a stranded New Jersey woman buy gas was actually a complete lie, manufactured to get strangers to donate more than $400,000 dollars to help the down-and-out good Samaritan, a prosecutor said Thursday. Read more >
Carmelo Anthony's short stop in Houston is coming to an end 13 games into the 2018-19 season. Read more >