This Week in Texas: 2022 Midterm Edition: Statewide and national race results

On a special edition of This Week in Texas, ABC13 looks at the 2022 Midterm elections in southeast Texas, across the Lone Star State, and beyond. RELATED: Election results 2022: Key takeaways and race results so far; House, Senate control unclear Republicans swept the statewide races, topped by Governor Greg Abbott, who won a third … Read more

This Week in Texas: What role will abortion law play in Election Day results?

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) — Early voting is over, and Election Day is almost here with two days to go. Our pre-election episode of This Week in Texas focuses on women’s reproductive health and abortion. RELATED: Texas trigger law banning almost all abortions in effect now In our half-hour program, ABC13 political reporter Tom Abrahams discusses … Read more

This Week in Texas: Crime is top issue on Election Day

Thursday, October 27, 2022 10:45PM HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) — Crime and criminal justice has become a central issue this campaign season, especially in the race for Harris County Judge. On This Week in Texas we explore that issue in depth. You’ll hear from Harris County’s top public defender, Alex Bunin, and get his take on … Read more

Walk with ABC13 and help fight childhood cancers at the 2022 Candlelighters Houston Fun Walk

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) — September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, and you can support families fighting these diseases by lacing up your running shoes. The Candlelighters Houston Fun Walk is happening Saturday, Sept. 10 at Terry Hershey Park. Associate director Kelsey Tarpinian told ABC13 the walk will have you moving for a good cause. “It … Read more

Can you ‘Match the Dad’ with the ABC13 anchor or reporter?

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) — For Father’s Day we wanted to have a little fun and see if you can match the dad picture with our ABC13 anchors and reporters. Scroll through the gallery above to see if you can correctly match the ABC13 dad with their anchor or reporter child. Share photos of your social-distancing … Read more

Law Harrington Senior Center is making history for the LGBTQ+ community

HOUSTON, Texas — The Law Harrington Senior Living Center is a beacon of hope for the LGBTQ+ community in Houston’s Montrose neighborhood. It is the first LGBTQ+ affirming senior living center in Texas, and the largest in the nation. It became very clear that many seniors who had been out and proud for years felt … Read more