News Mom miffed at ‘Summa — Laude’ on graduation cake

Mom miffed at ‘Summa — Laude’ on graduation cake

Jacob Koscinski was certainly worthy of a grand graduation cake: The 18-year-old earned a 4.79 GPA in his Christian-based home-school program and is now set to head to North Carolina’s Wingate University later this year on a full scholarship. But per WCIV, when partygoers got their first glimpse Saturday of the sheet cake for the South …

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News Rockets take on Warriors in Game 4 of conference finals

Rockets take on Warriors in Game 4 of conference finals

One thing is clear through three games of the power-packed Western Conference finals between a Golden State team that has won two of the past three championships and a Houston team that had a league-best 65 wins. If either team is off its game, a blowout could ensue. The Rockets found themselves on the wrong …

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News UN Ambassador Nikki Haley speaks at University of Houston

UN Ambassador Nikki Haley speaks at University of Houston

U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley is scheduled to speak Tuesday to students at the University of Houston. Her speech about leadership and global challenges at the Student Center South Theater is scheduled to begin at 4p.m. A question-and-answer session with students will follow her speech. The University of Houston is providing the …

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Sports Mariners' Dee Gordon has broken toe, joins Cano on DL

Mariners' Dee Gordon has broken toe, joins Cano on DL

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The Seattle Mariners’ Dee Gordon has joined Robinson Cano on the disabled list, just after taking over from the All-Star at second base. Seattle said Tuesday that Gordon hurt his right big toe on May 9 in Toronto and reinjured it Sunday. The DL stint is retroactive to Monday. Infielder Daniel …

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Sports Check out the fashion Rockets players display on way to arenas

Check out the fashion Rockets players display on way to arenas

Whatever you think about the on-court competition between the Rockets and Golden State Warriors, it’s indisputable that the Rockets are the winners in the tunnel on their way to the locker rooms. Source: Check out the fashion Rockets players display on way to arenas

News Manhattan attorney behind race-fueled restaurant rant issues apology

Manhattan attorney behind race-fueled restaurant rant issues apology

Attorney Aaron Schlossberg posted the message on his Twitter and LinkedIn pages, saying he is not racist and is “deeply sorry” for his actions. Source: Manhattan attorney behind race-fueled restaurant rant issues apology

News Some Furr High School students' grades changed to feign improvement, probe finds

Some Furr High School students' grades changed to feign improvement, probe finds

The grades of some Furr High School students were changed in an effort to make it appear they were doing better in class than they actually were, an investigation found. Officials at the Houston Independent School District said their outside investigation of the northeast Houston school was launched after concerns were voiced about student attendance, …

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