Published February 18, 2017

The Raid on Mount Carmel

ATF agents keep Branch Davidian raid close to the vest

Decades later, agents at the center of the ill-fated raid on the Branch Davidian compound speak.
Story by St. John Barned-Smith | Photos and videos by Jon Shapley | Houston Chronicle
Published February 6, 2017

Super Bowl LI: The big game in photos

Houston Chronicle photographers share their favorite moments

Houston Chronicle
Published February 1, 2017

Oh, say, can you hear?

Musicians hope to score big with each performance of the national anthem

By David Barron | Houston Chronicle
Published January 19, 2017

What Trump means

10 key issues on the presidential agenda

By Bobby Cervantes | Houston Chronicle
Published January 18, 2017


Houston struggles to stay afloat

Houston Chronicle
Published January 17, 2017

85th Texas Legislature

Key issues to watch & players to know

Houston Chronicle
Published January 16, 2017

Women’s March 


Organizers are expecting 200,000 women to descend upon Washington, D.C., for the Women’s March on Washington, on Saturday, Jan. 21. There will be groups coming from all over the country – including a bus of 50 women (and two or three men) heading up from Houston. This contingent will leave Houston Thursday night and drive more than a day for their chance to be part of a movement.
By Maggie Gordon | Houston Chronicle
Published June 29, 2016

Olympics: Route to Rio

Although Houston has never played host to an Olympic Game, it has been home to many famous Olympians. The tradition continues this year from Aug. 5-21 in Rio with another two dozen or so Olympians. Follow their journeys below.

Houston Chronicle
Published June 27, 2016

Route to Rio

Houston area athletes are dancing, vaulting, jumping, diving, tumbling and soaring their way to the Rio Olympics. Get comprehensive coverage of their journeys below. 

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