CBS2-Header-Logo WFAN 1010WINS WCBS tiny WLNYLogo

Houston

Photo Credit: Scott Halleran/Getty Images

City Guide to Houston

Here’s a quick and easy guide to Houston, the nation’s fourth largest city and the largest city in Texas.

08/26/2014

NEW YORK, NY - AUGUST 20:  Derek Jeter #2 of the New York Yankees hits a single during the first inning against the Houston Astros during a MLB baseball game at Yankee Stadium on August 20, 2014 in the Bronx borough of New York City. (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

Yankees Continue To Struggle, Fall To Astros 5-2

Scott Feldman shut down the slumping New York Yankees again, and Robbie Grossman snapped a seventh-inning tie with a two-run single that sent the Houston Astros to a 5-2 victory Wednesday night.

08/21/2014

HOUSTON, TX - MARCH 29:  Barbara Bush talks with Republican presidential candidate, former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney at Former President George H. W. Bush's office on March 29, 2012 in Houston, Texas. Mitt Romney received an endorsement from Former President George H.W. Bush and Barbara Bush during the meeting.  (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

Former First Lady Barbara Bush Admitted To Texas Hospital

The Chief of Staff to George H.W. Bush said that Mrs. Bush was admitted to Methodist Hospital in Houston where she was being treated for signs of pneumonia.

12/31/2013

A woman hangs clothes at a store. (credit: Thinkstock.com)

Best Cities For Black Friday Shopping

While many other consumers will simply avoid holiday crowds at shopping malls or even wait until Cyber Monday, retail stores across the nation will be buzzing with activity on the day after Thanksgiving. The following are five of the best American cities for Black Friday deals.

11/05/2013

A growing number of restaurants have banned children during peak dining hours. (Credit CBS 2)

Growing Number Of Restaurants Banning Children During Peak Hours

Bobby Marisi, the owner of Vincent’s Clam Bar, said that he keeps kids happy with table games, and welcomes them into his restaurant.

08/08/2013

Shabazz Napier (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Jon Rothstein’s American Athletic Conference Offseason Notebook

The advantage that the American has over leagues like the Atlantic 10 and the Big East is that this conference has three teams — Louisville, Memphis, and UConn — that all should be ranked in the Top 25 for the majority of the season.

08/05/2013

2013 Big East tournament (credit: Chris Chambers/Getty Images)

Old Big East To Become ‘American Athletic Conference’

The conference announced the decision Wednesday after university presidents approved the new moniker earlier in the day.

04/04/2013

2013 Big East tournament (Photo by Chris Chambers/Getty Images)

Old Big East To Become ‘American Athletic Conference’

The conference announced the decision Wednesday after university presidents approved the new moniker earlier in the day.

04/04/2013

Belle Harbor Manor Assisted Living Center (credit: CBS 2)

Life After Sandy Proving Difficult For Queens Seniors Stuck In Temporary Housing

The rooms at Belle Harbor Manor Assisted Living Center are empty of residents due to damage from the superstorm.

01/25/2013

(credit: Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

Former President George H.W. Bush Leaves Houston Hospital

Bush, 88, the nation’s oldest living former president, was admitted to Methodist Hospital Nov. 23 including a week in intensive care last month.

01/14/2013

Former President George H.W. Bush (credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/GettyImages)

Spokesman: Former President George H.W. Bush In Intensive Care

Doctors at Methodist Hospital in Houston said Bush has not responded to medication that was supposed to help lower a persistent high fever.

12/26/2012

Photo Credit: Thinkstock.com

The Very Best of Everything in 2012

As the end of year nears it is time to take a moment to look back to see what made the top of the best of lists for 2012. Other than the presidential election there have been many other battles this year to score a number one spot in the United States. Companies, writers, public relation experts and cities have all been vying for the golden top spot.

12/01/2012

(credit: readyhoustontx.gov)

‘Run. Hide. Fight.’ Video Tells People How To Survive Potential Office Shooting

The nearly 6-minute clip says people should be “prepared for the worst” and should “always try to escape or evacuate…even when others insist on staying.”

08/01/2012

Mitt Romney (Photo credit: NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/GettyImages)

Opinion: Romney’s Speech To NAACP A Cynical Play For White Votes

Romney had an opportunity to open a dialogue with the NAACP. Instead he talked about denying civil rights to a civil rights organization and spoke in condescending and paternalistic terms about being a better president for African Americans than Barack Obama. It was a clear and cynical play for white votes.

07/12/2012

Big East commissioner John Marinatto (credit: Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

Big East To Invite Boise St, 5 Others

A person familiar with the decision says the Big East will invite Boise State, Navy and Air Force for football only and SMU, Houston and Central Florida for all sports.

11/01/2011

more