My Hometown: An artist’s dream

Jerrod Tobias is bringing the community together through the biggest mural yet. His wife is right by his side, brush in hand.

AP source: Mueller team has draft letter on Comey firing

The letter was written in the days before the May 9 firing of Comey, but was held after objections from the president’s lawyer and others, according to two other people familiar with the process who were not authorized to discuss it publicly and spoke on condition of anonymity.

Waters recede at chemical plant, but explosions still likely

Flames and smoke could be seen coming from the Arkema plant in Crosby for a second day after a container of organic peroxides exploded and caught fire early Thursday, sending acrid smoke into the air. An executive had said up to eight more containers could burn and explode.