Tag: Houston

City Staff Working on Houston’s Climate Plan Are Being Paid by BP

In Houston, 94 percent of passenger trips are taken in cars. Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images Houston’s promise to reduce its greenhouse gas emissions to zero by 2050 comes with a huge catch—the city is working directly with BP, one of the world’s most polluting oil and gas companies.  In fact, BP will be paying […]

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Rickey Smiley Rips Black On Black Gun Violence After His Daughter Is Shot In Houston

UPDATED: 6:57 a.m. ET, July 7 — Rickey Smiley said his daughter is recovering from surgery after being shot multiple times over the weekend in Houston. The comedian and radio show host shared with his listeners on Monday that his youngest daughter had been shot three times, prompting him to travel to see her. Aaryn […]

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