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Feel Good Friday: Prom for a purpose


For thousands of students and parents it's prom season.  It comes with a steep price tag that only seems to get more expensive and more extravagant each year.But for Houston business woman Pamela Ellis, More>>

Houston couple gunned down while sitting in a driveway


Houston homicide investigators are searching for two gunmen who gunned down a Houston couple as they sat in their car in a driveway. It happened just before nine last night on Colebrook Drive and Boone More>>

Houston security guard only on job 2 weeks, gunned down and killed


A security guard who was only on the job two weeks, is gunned down and killed at a Southwest Houston apartment complex.That security guard has been identified as Rene Almedia.  He worked for Texas State More>>

West Rebounding a Year After the Blast Video included


A three hour drive from Houston, just off IH-35, you will find the city of West - a hard working, God fearing, close knit town where one year ago all hell broke loose More>>

Man charged, sought in Pasadena stabbing death


Police are searching for a man who has been charged in a fatal stabbing incident at a Pasadena apartment complex. More>>

Multiple injures after a prison van overturns on Hwy 59 in El Campo


Northbound lanes of Highway 59 at El Campo have been shut down after a Texas Department of Criminal Justice van overturned in the median.The van was hauling prisoners.Kristie on Facebook reached out to More>>

Parents: Revenge the motive in 14 yr old girl's kidnapping Video included


The mother of a 14 year old girl who was kidnapped from her home on Monday have been reunited in South Texas.  Jennifer Black, left Magnolia on Thursday for the Texas border town of Magnolia when they got More>>

Special delivery at Texas Children's Hospital


When you think of a special delivery at Texas Children's Hospital, you probably picture a bouncing baby boy or girl being born. The delivery we're talking about is one of bows. A local More>>

Magnitude-7.2 earthquake shakes Mexican capital


A powerful magnitude-7.2 earthquake shook central and southern Mexico on Friday, sending panicked people into the streets. Some walls cracked and fell, but there were no reports of major damage or casualties. More>>

Avalanche sweeps down Everest, killing at least 12


An avalanche swept down a climbing route on Mount Everest early Friday, killing at least 12 Nepalese guides and leaving four missing in the deadliest disaster on the world's highest peak. Several more were injured. More>>

A senior citizen robs a bank because wanted to go to prison


74 year old Walter Unbehaun is heading back to prison and he's happy about it.He plead guilty to robbing a suburban Chicago bank back in 2013.After the February 2013 heist, Unbehaun, went back to a nearby More>>

Heights park making a comeback after a portion was bulldozed by mistake Video included


One of the oldest parks in the Heights is making a comeback after a bulldozer levels a section of it.It happened last summer during construction of some townhomes in Woodlands Park.The developer says a More>>

Judge explodes on defendant after she rolls her eyes and snickers Video included


A Michigan Judge let loose an emotional rant on a defiant convicted killer in his courtroom.The rant came after 31, Camia Gamel smirked as the Judge handed down her life sentence for the brutal murder More>>

Prosecutors seek arrest warrant for ferry captain


Prosecutors say they've asked a court to issue an arrest warrant for the captain of the South Korean ferry that sank two days ago, leaving hundreds missing and feared dead. More>>

Boston police safely blow up suspicious backpacks

Survivors, first responders and relatives of those killed in the Boston Marathon bombing marked the anniversary Tuesday with tributes that combined sorrow over the loss of innocent victims with pride over the city's... More>>

Transcript shows ferry captain delayed evacuation Video included

Fresh questions arose about whether quicker action by the captain of a doomed ferry could have saved lives, even as rescuers scrambled to find hundreds of passengers still missing Friday and feared dead. More>>

Galveston church damaged by Ike to reopen

A historic Roman Catholic church in Galveston closed since Hurricane Ike damaged it in 2008 reopens this weekend. More>>

Suspect arrested in burglary where intruder was seen on video peering at sleeping toddler


HCSO investigators are preparing burglary of a habitation charges against Christopher Gomez, 18, More>>

Houston gang threat assessment Video included


There are an estimated 100,000 gang members in Texas according to a new report by the Department of Public Safety.


Shields strikes out 12, Royals sweep Astros 5-1

James Shields struck out 12 in eight innings and the Kansas City Royals completed a three-game sweep of the Houston Astros with a 5-1 win on Thursday night. More>>

Loaded weapon confiscated from Cullen Middle School student Video included


A loaded handgun was found in a student's backpack at Cullen Middle School, a Houston Independent School District campus. After receiving a tip, the student was detained and the weapon was confiscated. More>>

Houston Interior decorator says she is the victim of racial profiling Video included


A Houston interior decorator's trip home from visiting her family in Oklahoma turned into her worst nightmare. More>>

Deputy constable helping with shopper safety awareness Video included


She's tiny, but feisty. "I didn't see y'all," she laughed. Meet Barbara Schultz. When Harris County Precinct 7 Sgt. Angelita Delarosa, along with a female colleague, hit a shopping center parking lot to More>>

Greg Abbott campaign to accept Bitcoin contributions


In a futuristic maneuver, the Texans for Greg Abbott campaign will accept Bitcoin contributions, according to a statement released on Thursday. Supporters can contribute to the campaign with Bitcoin by More>>

Undercover operation yields five prostitution-related arrests


The Harris County Sheriff's Office Criminal Investigations and Special Investigations Vice Unit has arrested five men in an operation that targeted solicitation of sex from prostitutes and the act of prostitution. More>>

Texas officials say gang membership exceeds 100K

State public safety officials say they believe more than 100,000 people are members of gangs that are a threat to public safety in Texas. More>>

'Chilling out' can save your life - 5 ways to cut yourself some slack Video included


Psychology researcher Dr. Nicolas Rohleder Ph.D, along with three of his research postdoctoral students, report that being unable to deal with psychological stress can cause major harm to our bodies. They More>>

Deputies searching for convenience store robbers


Deputies with the Harris County Sheriff's Office are searching for at least two males following a robbery at a fuel station store in the northwest Houston area. More>>

UTHealth Discovers Dangerous New Superbug Video included


In a world awash with germ killing antibiotics evolving bacteria are learning to beat them. More>>

Retail gasoline prices up 6 cents across Texas

Retail gasoline prices continue to creep upward as they've risen 6 cents this week across Texas. More>>

Applications for US jobless aid edge up to 304,000

The number of people seeking U.S. unemployment benefits last week rose 2,000 to a seasonally adjusted 304,000. Jobless claims continue to be near pre-recession levels despite the slight increase. More>>

Kingwood robbery call uncovers a wad of cash, drugs and guns


10 pounds of marijuana, tens of thousands of dollars in cash and guns are just part of what police responding to a robbery call found Thursday morning in Kingwood.Around 1 a.m. on Thursday, police received More>>

Teen girl found after Amber Alert issued for her out of Magnolia Video included


A 14-year-old girl from Magnolia with mental and physical disabilities has been found in safe condition in Harlingen after an Amber Alert was issued in her disappearance. More>>

Fears rise for missing in SKorea ferry sinking Video included

Strong currents, rain and bad visibility hampered an increasingly anxious search Thursday for 287 passengers still missing a day after their ferry flipped onto its side and sank in cold waters off the southern coast of... More>>

New Hoarding Ordinance for Houston Video included


New Hoarding Ordinance for Houston More>>

Evans leads Pelicans past Rockets, 105-100

Tyreke Evans had 25 points and 10 assists, and the New Orleans Pelicans closed out a difficult season with a crowd pleasing 105-100 victory over the playoff-bound Houston Rockets on Wednesday night. More>>

Thieves Target Bank Customers leaving banks Video included


A warning for you. Several people have been followed and robbed after leaving the bank. More>>

5 plead guilty in Texas human smuggling operation

Five men from Mexico have pleaded guilty to conspiracy and firearms charges stemming from a human smuggling operation that held 115 people captive in a small Houston house. More>>

1964 Ford GT40 prototype sells for $7 million at Mecum Houston Auction

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Of the more than 1,000 vehicles on display at the 2014 Mecum Auto Auction in Houston, the ones purchased yielded more than $33 million in sales, including the 1964 Ford GT40 Prototype that sold for more than $7 million. More>>

Noble Energy, Inc. chairman & chief executive officer to retire in 2015


After more than one decade at the helm, a new administrative era will begin in 2015 for Houston-based Noble Energy, Inc. without Charles D. Davidson. More>>

Couple indicted in the case of body parts found in Oyster Creek


Less than three years after deputies found the dismembered body of a North Carolina resident in Oyster Creek, the Fort Bend County grand jury has indicted the couple that was convicted in that state for the woman's death. More>>

Houston health care enrollment exceeds forecast

More than 177,000 Houston residents have signed up for health insurance through the federal marketplace, far exceeding expectations for the city. More>>

Increased reward offered for Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offender


The Texas Department of Public Safety is increasing the reward amount to help capture a Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offender with ties to McAllen, Houston, and Spring. More>>

Father arrested for injury to his 3 month old daughter


A 22 year old League City man has been arrested and charged with first degree injury to a child.League City police said on Saturday April 5th they received a 9-1-1 call about an infant choking.  The three More>>

Sub makes 2nd dive to search for Malaysian plane

As a robotic submarine dove into the ocean to look for lost Flight 370, angry Chinese relatives stormed out of a teleconference meeting Wednesday to protest the Malaysian government for not addressing them in person. More>>


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