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  • Fourth Houston man sentenced in Air Jordans slaying

    Fourth Houston man sentenced in Air Jordans slaying

    chron.com 01 Oct '16, 3am

    The 23-year-old was the final suspect sentenced in the slaying. Two other men have been convicted of capital murder for the death of 22-year-old Joshua Woods, while a third also pleaded guilty to aggravated robbery.

  • Houston's most stylish women kick off fall in style

    Louis Vuitton luncheon kicks off fall in style

    chron.com 20 Sep '16, 8pm

    , Vogue's director of special events and market stylist. The women's accessories area was transformed with a stunning tablescape featuring arrangements of dahlias, modern ghost chairs and a macaroon treat at each place setting. Once the champagne glasses were filled, Thrash welcomed t...

  • Move over JJ, James Harden now has his own logo

    Rockets' James Harden gets personal adidas logo

    chron.com 09 Aug '16, 7pm

    James Harden's signature sneakers from adidas are slated to be released in December, but we got a look at his new logo Tuesday. James Harden's signature sneakers from adidas are slated to be released in December, but we got a look at his new logo Tuesday.

  • Police contain unruly Air Jordan shoppers at Houston-area malls

    chron.com 14 Dec '14, 8pm

    Police were called to quell unruly crowds after hundreds converged outside several Houston-area malls early Sunday morning in hopes of getting a ticket to buy pricey Nike Air Jordan sneakers being released next weekend. Chaos reached a crescendo when a rock shattered a glass entrance ...

  • No foul play suspected after CEO of bitcoin exchange found dead - Houston Chronicle

    CEO of bitcoin exchange found dead in Singapore

    chron.com 06 Mar '14, 12pm

    SINGAPORE (AP) — The American CEO of a virtual currency exchange was found dead near her home in Singapore. A police spokesman said Thursday that initial investigations indicated there was no suspicion of "foul play" in the Feb. 26 death of 28-year-old Autumn Radtke , meaning officers...

  • Shooting and crash linked to Air Jordan shoes

    chron.com 22 Dec '12, 3am

    A man was shot and then crashed a car Friday after two people demanded his newly purchased Nike Air Jordan shoes, Harris County officials said. The man was discovered shot about 10:30 a.m. in the 1700 block of Plumwood near Hallfield, according to the Harris County Sheriff's Office. H...

  • Handbag alert: Women may not like new NFL policy

    chron.com 15 Jun '13, 6am

    Come NFL season, Tina Dixon will have a tough time taking her three daughters to a Texans game. The big tote she carries with sunscreen, pull-up diapers, extra clothes and antibacterial lotion for her children violates the NFL's new stadium bag policy. On Thursday, the NFL announced n...

  • Harris County teen allegedly shot to death over sneakers - Houston Chronicle

    chron.com 20 Dec '12, 5pm

    An alleged argument over popular sneakers has left one Harris County teen dead and another in jail, charged with murder. Juan Reyna, whose 17th birthday would have been Thursday, died Dec. 11 in surgery at Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center , after being shot at a neighbor's home. ...