Voting For Sexy Sweet Sixteen Now Open!

Last week, your votes determined the winner of the four play-in games. Congratulations to #9 Katherine Whaley, #10 Melissa Wilson, #9 Michelle Merhar and #7 Irika Sargent on winning their matchups.



Unveiling The 2012 Media Hotties Tourney

Fox26’s Kristin Kane and the CW’s Mia Gradney earn the #1 seeds.



Rik Melartin ‘The Finisher’ Joins J&R In Studio

Rik Melartin, the Bellaire man who was featured on KHOU 11 News on Tuesday, joins J&R in studio to discuss how the events took place and why he is such a badass.


A Houston school bus driver has been accused of punching, choking, and dragging a 12-year-old female student. (credit: Getty Images)

School Bus Driver Accused Of Punching, Choking 12-Year-Old Girl

A Fort Bend ISD school bus driver has been put on administrative leave after allegedly choking, punching, and dragging a 12-year-old female student on the bus.


Houston activist Quanell X has accused Houston's CBS affiliate for being a part of a plot to kill him after the station ran a series of investigative broadcasts featuring former clients upset with the activist. (credit: John Gress/Getty Images)

Houston Activist Accuses TV Station In Plot To Kill Him

A prominent Houston community activist has accused a local CBS affiliate of being a part of a plot to kill him.


File photo of illegal immigrants. (credit: Getty Images)

Cops: Several Illegal Immigrants Held Hostage By Smugglers In Houston

A second human trafficking bust police in two weeks left Houston Police in a hostage situation involving seven illegal immigrants Sunday.


Photo of the controversial Rodriguez campaign ad. (credit: The Manuel Rodriguez Campaign)

Houston Candidate Faces Backlash Over ‘Homophobic’ Ad

An HISD trustee strategy to hone in on his gay opponent’s sexual orientation in a new campaign advertisement just days before an election has prompted backlash from the Houston community.



Texas Hospital Accused Of Trying To Send Paralyzed Illegal Back To Mexico

The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston has been treating Francisco Martinez for three months since a workplace injury left him paralyzed from the chest down, but with Martinez not having insurance, the hospital is trying to point him back to Mexico.


If the Texas Department of Motor Vehicles votes to approve a proposal next month, some Texas license plates could look something like this. (credit: Wayne Scarberry/Getty Images)

Houston Lawmakers Rally Against Confederate License Plate Proposal

With the Texas Department of Vehicles scheduled to vote on a Confederate flag license plate proposal sponsored by the Sons of Confederate Veterans next month, some Houston legislators are fighting to make sure the proposal is voted down.


A woman who had eluded authorities for almost 41 years on charges of murdering her husband in 1970 was brought into custody recently. (courtesy: KHOU-TV)

Woman Accused of Murder Caught After Decades Later

After almost 41 years on the run, Harris County authorities finally got their suspect, albeit at 76 years old, supported by an oxygen tank.