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Plane crashes while landing in Taiwan, killing 47

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A plane attempting to land in stormy weather crashed on a small Taiwanese island late Wednesday, killing 47 people and wrecking houses and cars on the ground. More>>

US pushes for truce as Gaza battle rages Video included

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Israeli troops battled Hamas militants on Wednesday near a southern Gaza Strip town as the top U.S. diplomat reported progress in efforts to end fighting that has so far killed more than 680 Palestinians and 34 Israelis. More>>

Houston Fireballs vs Houston Dynamo in Wheelchair soccer Video included

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It's a sport not a lot of people have likely heard about.It's called power wheelchair soccer, and a group in Houston could become a household name after their big upcoming match on Thursday.The power wheelchair soccer team is called the Houston Fireballs. They will be going head to head against the Houston Dynamo.We talked with several of the athletes about how and why they got involved. Most say there simply aren't enough sports for those in wheelchairs. They also said, they don't want easy ... More>>

NYC official: Thieves got into 1K StubHub accounts

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Six people were indicted Wednesday in an international ring that managed to take over more than 1,000 StubHub users' accounts and fraudulently buy tickets to such prime events as Jay-Z and Elton John concerts, a New... More>>

Malaysia jet victims' bodies arrive in Netherlands Video included

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Victims of the Malaysian jetliner shot down over Ukraine returned at last Wednesday to Dutch soil in 40 wooden coffins, solemnly and gently carried to 40 identical hearses, flags at half-staff flapping in the wind. More>>

Teen identified as Greenspoint Mall shooting victim

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Houston police have learned the identity of a teen found fatally shot in the Greenspoint Mall parking lot early on Friday morning.Officers arrived in response to the reported shooting and found the victim, Khalil Brown, 17, lying in the parking lot outside the Premiere Renaissance 15 movie theater.HPD Homicide Division detectives say a possible suspect was also seen in the area. Investigators have also learned that there were people in the theater parking lot at the time of the shooting.Polic... More>>

Brazoria County Commissioners "Just Say No" to immigration housing Video included

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A controversial vote in Razor County is calling for the federal government to stop sending illegal immigrant children to be housed there. The resolution was unanimously passed by Razor County Commissioners. It declares housing illegal immigrant minors is not in the best interest of the people of Razor County because of criminal organizations and terrorist groups continuing to exploit the situation and attempting to infiltrate Texas. The resolution goes on to say without a secure border Texas ... More>>

67-year-old man reported missing

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Police are seeking help from the public to find a 67-year-old man who was last seen in downtown Houston early on Tuesday morning.
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Security guard shot in northwest Harris County apartment complex

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Deputies are searching for two males following a shooting incident involving a security guard at a northwest Harris County apartment complex. More>>

2 Ukrainian military fighter jets shot down

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Two Ukrainian military fighter jets have been shot down in the east, according to the country's Defense Ministry. More>>

Suspect in body in trunk case caught in Houston

A suspect in a San Antonio slaying in which the victim's body was stuffed in the trunk of a car has been captured in Houston. More>>

Hoes homer in 12th inning lifts Astros past A's

L.J. Hoes homered with one out in the top of the 12th, and the Houston Astros beat the Oakland Athletics 3-2 on Tuesday night for their first win in four tries at the Coliseum this year. More>>

Former Cowboys RB Newhouse dies at 64

Robert Newhouse, who played running back for the Dallas Cowboys for 12 seasons and went to three Super Bowls, has died. He was 64. More>>

Warrant for Robert Durst for urinating on a CVS candy display

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Robert Durst who was found not guilty of his neighbor's 2001 murder, is accused of urinating on a counter here...no one knows why, but it's not the first bizarre thing he's done. More>>

Disabled Child Rejected By YMCA Camp, Mother Alleges Discrimination Video included

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Like most kids, 7 year old Blake Koch has a big time craving for summer camp and his Mom Jody was overjoyed to have found him one at the Creekside YMCA.It was a welcome that lasted for this little boy with Down Syndrome for just two hours."You need to come pick him up. He can no longer be in our program," recalled Jody.Jody was told Blake was no longer welcome because he didn't eat his snack quickly enough, ran away and refused to get off of an all terrain vehicle.Camp staff at Creekside clai... More>>

Tsarnaev friend found guilty on two counts of obstruction, conspiracy

Azamat Tazhayakov was found guilty of obstruction of justice and conspiracy for removing a backpack from Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's dorm room in the days following the Boston Marathon bombings. More>>

Is Manvel next home for immigration? Video included

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There's no denying Manvel is a small city moving at its own pace. However, that pace could soon pick up as the area is thrust-ed into a international debate.Just on the outskirts of Manvel in a very rural area where there is an aging facility called the Shiloh Treatment Center.It was dormant for a while until the federal government began pumping $5 million dollars into the operation.We took a look at federal records showing the millions diverted to Shiloh in fiscal 2014.What's telling? The fu... More>>

Insurance Fraud Investigation Nets Three Arrest Video included

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When Valente Morales got in the wreck that left him bruised and battered he got a friendly tip from someone.“I was recommended by a wrecker service.. and they offered to give me a thousand dollars.”The recommendation was to go to the ironically named Integrity Health clinic and the "They" would be the law firm of Frederick Kelley... Here's how the alleged scam worked. Wrecker drivers in Ft. Bend Country would tell accident victims like Morales to go Integrity. Once there they would sign blank... More>>

Cars Collide At The Pumps

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An elderly man, driving a vehicle may have suffered seizure or stroke at a gas station and struck a second vehicle occupied by two elderly females. Their vehicle was pushed into the gas pumps and the emergency shut off was activated. There was no fire, but there was a minor gas leak was reported. There also was an adult and small child were in another car on the other side of the pump and was struck by the vehicle with the two elderly women in it. Both the adult and small child were treated a... More>>

Guilty dog apologizes to baby for stealing her toy

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Charlie the beagle might not always make the best decisions, but he definitely knows when he's made a mistake and how to make it right!After Charlie steals baby Laura's toy, she begins to cry.What better way to apologize then to bring her every toy that he has!Check out the adorable video below: More>>

Brazoria County commissioners vote to ban housing for undocumented immigrant children

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Brazoria County commissioners unanimously pass a resolution opposed to the housing of illegal immigrant children in the county, before a standing room only crowd during a court meeting. Commissioners listened to speakers three minutes at a time for almost two hours leading up to the vote. More>>

Former cross-dressing murder suspect charged in public urination case Video included

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Remember him?Robert Durst, labeled the millionaire “cross-dressing killer” by the NY Post, was the only suspect in the 1982 disappearance of his first wife, Kathleen McCormack, a 28-year-old- medical student who disappeared after a meeting with him at their South Salem home. Durst was never charged in McCormack’s disappearance.It was reported that after McCormack’s disappearance and the suspicious death of a woman named Susan Berman, Durst moved to Galveston in 2000. There, he lived as woman ... More>>

Rubble remains after Willis-area home explodes Video included

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A home explosion in north Montgomery County leaves behind only scattered pieces of lumber and other remnants. More>>

Prosecutors seek death for police officer's killer

Prosecutors are presenting their case for a death penalty for a 23-year-old man convicted of capital murder in the Christmas Eve killings two years ago of a Houston-area police officer and an auto body shop owner. More>>

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  • Houston Fireballs vs Houston Dynamo in Wheelchair soccer

    Houston Fireballs vs Houston Dynamo in Wheelchair soccer

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 3:27 PM EDT2014-07-23 19:27:03 GMT
    It's a sport not a lot of people have likely heard about.It's called power wheelchair soccer, and a group in Houston could become a household name after their big upcoming match on Thursday.The power wheelchair soccer team is called the Houston Fireballs. They will be going head to head against the Houston Dynamo.We talked with several of the athletes about how and why they got involved. Most say there simply aren't enough sports for those in wheelchairs. They also said, they don't want easy ...
    It's a sport not a lot of people have likely heard about.It's called power wheelchair soccer, and a group in Houston could become a household name after their big upcoming match on Thursday.The power wheelchair soccer team is called the Houston Fireballs. They will be going head to head against the Houston Dynamo.We talked with several of the athletes about how and why they got involved. Most say there simply aren't enough sports for those in wheelchairs. They also said, they don't want easy ...
  • Teen identified as Greenspoint Mall shooting victim

    Teen identified as Greenspoint Mall shooting victim

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 12:22 PM EDT2014-07-23 16:22:24 GMT
    Houston police have learned the identity of a teen found fatally shot in the Greenspoint Mall parking lot early on Friday morning.Officers arrived in response to the reported shooting and found the victim, Khalil Brown, 17, lying in the parking lot outside the Premiere Renaissance 15 movie theater.HPD Homicide Division detectives say a possible suspect was also seen in the area. Investigators have also learned that there were people in the theater parking lot at the time of the shooting.Polic...
    Houston police have learned the identity of a teen found fatally shot in the Greenspoint Mall parking lot early on Friday morning.Officers arrived in response to the reported shooting and found the victim, Khalil Brown, 17, lying in the parking lot outside the Premiere Renaissance 15 movie theater.HPD Homicide Division detectives say a possible suspect was also seen in the area. Investigators have also learned that there were people in the theater parking lot at the time of the shooting.Polic...
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