Rashi Vats, a native of Houston, is so happy to be back home! She joined the FOX 26 News team in August 2013. Rashi comes to FOX from KBTX, the CBS affiliate in Bryan/College Station, where she served as the weekend anchor and reporter for two years. She was also a reporter for KRIS and KZTV in Corpus Christi and KXII in Sherman, Texas. Before moving to the Brazos Valley, Rashi reported for KXII in Sherman, TX. Rashi is a graduate of Texas Christian University, where she earned a Bachelor's of Science degree in broadcast journalism from the Schieffer School of Journalism. She also minored in business at TCU. In the summer of 2007, she interned for CBS Evening News in New York and was chosen as an International Radio and Television Society (IRTS) 2007 Summer Fellow. Right before moving to New York City, Rashi was overseas where she interned at the CBS London Bureau in the spring of 2007. She is always looking to tell stories that matter to you and your community.
A school lesson gone terribly wrong when a slide was used including the N-word at Stratford High School in Spring Branch ISD.
Texas Governor Greg Abbott, along with the Texas Division of Emergency Management, announced the start of COVID-19 rapid testing programs for youth camps.
It has been a year since the first case of COVID-19 was reported in the Houston area, and unfortunately, one local couple had their life snatched away due to the deadly disease.
The cold weather is usually an advantage for viruses, but in the case of COVID 19, the Houston Health Department says things are different.
Michael Shammai, 62, said he started running a fever and coughing back in June. His wife took him to the hospital and he has been to several hospitals over the past eight months.
The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo canceling their huge event is devastating to the vendors. Many of them wait all year long to make the majority of their income at the event.
Many pregnant woman or those trying to conceive do not know what to do when it comes to getting the COVID-19 vaccine.
President Joe Biden signed an order which allows transgender athletes more opportunity by allowing women sports and athletic scholarships to go co-ed. While some see this as a big step forward, some say it’s the opposite and making the playing field unfair.
The book represents Vice President Kamala Harris’s ambition. It’s written by her niece, Meena Harris, who was fed up by some accusing her aunt, Kamala, as being too ambitious to be vice president.
Grief and mental illness are increasing amid the pandemic according to experts, and a campaign is hoping to help bring hope to millions of people.