North Korean leader inspects new H-bomb

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un inspected a new, “super explosive” hydrogen bomb meant to be loaded into an intercontinental ballistic missile, Pyongyang’s state media said, a claim to technological mastery that some outside experts will doubt but that raises the possibility of an imminent nuclear bomb test.

AP EXCLUSIVE: Toxic waste sites flooded, EPA not on scene

Long a center of the American petrochemical industry, the Houston metro area has more than a dozen such Superfund sites, designated by the Environmental Protection Agency as being among the most intensely contaminated places in the country.

Upbeat Trump pitches in at shelter for Harvey victims

“We saw a lot of happiness,” he told reporters after he and first lady Melania Trump greeted children in the kids’ zone in NRG Center, an emergency refuge for people who were forced out of their homes. “As tough as this was, it’s been a wonderful thing.”

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.