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  • 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...
  • Brazoria County Commissioners "Just Say No" to immigration housing

    Brazoria County Commissioners "Just Say No" to immigration housing

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 11:14 AM EDT2014-07-23 15:14:49 GMT
    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 ...
    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 ...
  • 67-year-old man reported missing

    67-year-old man reported missing

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 10:58 AM EDT2014-07-23 14:58:27 GMT
    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.
    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.
  • Security guard shot in northwest Harris County apartment complex

    Security guard shot in northwest Harris County apartment complex

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 10:18 AM EDT2014-07-23 14:18:26 GMT
    Deputies are searching for two males following a shooting incident involving a security guard at a northwest Harris County apartment complex.
    Deputies are searching for two males following a shooting incident involving a security guard at a northwest Harris County apartment complex.
  • Suspect in body in trunk case caught in Houston

    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.
    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.
  • Warrant for Robert Durst for urinating on a CVS candy display

    Warrant for Robert Durst for urinating on a CVS candy display

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 11:15 PM EDT2014-07-23 03:15:19 GMT
    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.
    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.
  • Disabled Child Rejected By YMCA Camp, Mother Alleges Discrimination

    Disabled Child Rejected By YMCA Camp, Mother Alleges Discrimination

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 11:13 PM EDT2014-07-23 03:13:33 GMT
    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...
    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...
  • Houston Fireballs vs Houston Dynamo in Wheelchair soccer

    Houston Fireballs vs Houston Dynamo in Wheelchair soccer

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 10:33 PM EDT2014-07-23 02:33:33 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 ...
  • Invention that stops "Rubbering Necking"

    Invention that stops "Rubbering Necking"

  • Is Manvel next home for immigration?

    Is Manvel next home for immigration?

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 8:04 PM EDT2014-07-23 00:04:35 GMT
    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...
    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...
  • Insurance Fraud Investigation Nets Three Arrest

    Insurance Fraud Investigation Nets Three Arrest

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 7:52 PM EDT2014-07-22 23:52:04 GMT
    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...
    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...
  • Houston-area weather forecast

    Houston-area weather forecast

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 7:45 PM EDT2014-07-22 23:45:12 GMT
    It's going to be hot and humid for the rest of the week and Wed. will bring us our best chance for rain, but even then it's only a slight chance. An area of low pressure east of our area will send a little extra moisture toward Houston and that will lead to a 30% chance for an afternoon shower or storm.

    Dr. Jim

    It's going to be hot and humid for the rest of the week and Wed. will bring us our best chance for rain, but even then it's only a slight chance. An area of low pressure east of our area will send a little extra moisture toward Houston and that will lead to a 30% chance for an afternoon shower or storm.

    Dr. Jim

  • White Flags Replace U.S Flags On Top Of Brooklyn Bridge

    White Flags Replace U.S Flags On Top Of Brooklyn Bridge

  • Cars Collide At The Pumps

    Cars Collide At The Pumps

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 5:15 PM EDT2014-07-22 21:15:32 GMT
    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...
    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...
  • Brazoria County commissioners vote to ban housing for undocumented immigrant children

    Brazoria County commissioners vote to ban housing for undocumented immigrant children

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 1:31 PM EDT2014-07-22 17:31:53 GMT
    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.
    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.
  • Former cross-dressing murder suspect charged in public urination case

    Former cross-dressing murder suspect charged in public urination case

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 11:58 AM EDT2014-07-22 15:58:17 GMT
    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 ...
    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 ...
  • Rubble remains after Willis-area home explodes

    Rubble remains after Willis-area home explodes

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 9:51 AM EDT2014-07-22 13:51:27 GMT
    A home explosion in north Montgomery County leaves behind only scattered pieces of lumber and other remnants.
    A home explosion in north Montgomery County leaves behind only scattered pieces of lumber and other remnants.
  • Fake vet causes concern among area pet owners

    Fake vet causes concern among area pet owners

    Monday, July 21 2014 11:54 PM EDT2014-07-22 03:54:22 GMT
    It's a case of fraud that may be a first for Houston police and its left victims fearing for their pets health.
    It's a case of fraud that may be a first for Houston police and its left victims fearing for their pets health.
  • American being held in Chinese prison awaits sentence

    American being held in Chinese prison awaits sentence

    Monday, July 21 2014 11:46 PM EDT2014-07-22 03:46:07 GMT
    An American from right here in Houston is in a Chinese prison awaiting a sentence for a crime he may not have committed.
    An American from right here in Houston is in a Chinese prison awaiting a sentence for a crime he may not have committed.
  • Residents fight annexation from Splendora

    Residents fight annexation from Splendora

    Monday, July 21 2014 11:45 PM EDT2014-07-22 03:45:32 GMT
    "Not in may backyard." It's a battle we are likely to see more of in our rapidly growing region. Small cities looking to expand their tax base by absorbing reluctant country neighborhoods.
    "Not in may backyard." It's a battle we are likely to see more of in our rapidly growing region. Small cities looking to expand their tax base by absorbing reluctant country neighborhoods.
  • Community comes together to address human trafficking

    Community comes together to address human trafficking

    Monday, July 21 2014 11:35 PM EDT2014-07-22 03:35:46 GMT
    The growing issue of human trafficking in Houston needs to be addressed on a larger scale according to community and political leaders.
    The growing issue of human trafficking in Houston needs to be addressed on a larger scale according to community and political leaders.
  • Bellaire man charged in Australia after attack on ex-wife's husband

    Bellaire man charged in Australia after attack on ex-wife's husband

    Monday, July 21 2014 4:00 PM EDT2014-07-21 20:00:22 GMT
    Police say a Texas man flew to Australia with the plan to kill his ex-wife’s current husband, who he attacked with a crossbow and tomahawk.According to police, Jeffery Hooten, of Bellaire, Texas, took a pre-booked flight to Australia and went to his ex-wife’s home. At around 1:30pm on Tuesday afternoon, Hooten arrived at the residence and confronted her current husband, Greg Williams, in the driveway. Hooten pulled out his crossbow and shot at Williams. Williams was able to deflect the arrow ...
    Police say a Texas man flew to Australia with the plan to kill his ex-wife’s current husband, who he attacked with a crossbow and tomahawk.According to police, Jeffery Hooten, of Bellaire, Texas, took a pre-booked flight to Australia and went to his ex-wife’s home. At around 1:30pm on Tuesday afternoon, Hooten arrived at the residence and confronted her current husband, Greg Williams, in the driveway. Hooten pulled out his crossbow and shot at Williams. Williams was able to deflect the arrow ...
  • Southeast Houston apartment complex shooting under investigation

    Southeast Houston apartment complex shooting under investigation

    Monday, July 21 2014 2:46 PM EDT2014-07-21 18:46:28 GMT
    Homicide investigators are trying to determine what led to the fatal shooting of a man outside of the southwest Houston apartment unit where he lived.
    Homicide investigators are trying to determine what led to the fatal shooting of a man outside of the southwest Houston apartment unit where he lived.
  • Lawmaker: Texas to send 1,000 guardsmen to border

    Lawmaker: Texas to send 1,000 guardsmen to border

    A state lawmaker says Texas Gov. Rick Perry plans to deploy as many as 1,000 National Guard troops to South Texas to bolster security along the Mexico border.
    A state lawmaker says Texas Gov. Rick Perry plans to deploy as many as 1,000 National Guard troops to South Texas to bolster security along the Mexico border.
  • American Red Cross assisting residents who evacuated from 3-alarm apartment complex fire

    American Red Cross assisting residents who evacuated from 3-alarm apartment complex fire

    Monday, July 21 2014 10:20 AM EDT2014-07-21 14:20:12 GMT
    At least one resident and one firefighter were injured following a three-alarm apartment complex fire in northwest Houston.
    At least one resident and one firefighter were injured following a three-alarm apartment complex fire in northwest Houston.
  • Family of convicted murderer prepares for punishment phase

    Family of convicted murderer prepares for punishment phase

    Monday, July 21 2014 8:57 AM EDT2014-07-21 12:57:05 GMT
    It has been a week of many trials and tribulations for the Lewis family. Among testimonies, presentation of evidence and a guilty verdict for Harlem Lewis, the family still cannot grasp that one of their own is now considered a murderer.
    It has been a week of many trials and tribulations for the Lewis family. Among testimonies, presentation of evidence and a guilty verdict for Harlem Lewis, the family still cannot grasp that one of their own is now considered a murderer.
  • Burned body found near grass fire site

    Burned body found near grass fire site

    Monday, July 21 2014 8:16 AM EDT2014-07-21 12:16:22 GMT
    Police and arson investigators are trying to determine what led to a fire where a burned body was found in a Pasadena field.
    Police and arson investigators are trying to determine what led to a fire where a burned body was found in a Pasadena field.
  • Penalty trial opens for police officer's killer

    Penalty trial opens for police officer's killer

    Testimony resumes in Houston as prosecutors seek the 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...
    Testimony resumes in Houston as prosecutors seek the 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.
  • Officials say US-Israeli citizen killed in Gaza

    Officials say US-Israeli citizen killed in Gaza

    The Israeli Consulate in Houston says a dual Israeli-American citizen from Texas has been killed in Gaza.
    The Israeli Consulate in Houston says a dual Israeli-American citizen from Texas has been killed in Gaza.
  • Texas jail roof falls, 10 sent to hospitals

    Texas jail roof falls, 10 sent to hospitals

    The roof of a privately run East Texas jail has collapsed, temporarily trapping dozens of inmates and sending 10 inmates to nearby hospitals.
    The roof of a privately run East Texas jail has collapsed, temporarily trapping dozens of inmates and sending 10 inmates to nearby hospitals.
  • Bellaire Little League Ball Players Head To State Tournament

    Bellaire Little League Ball Players Head To State Tournament

    Friday, July 18 2014 10:50 PM EDT2014-07-19 02:50:10 GMT
    Just south of Houston's busy inner loop a group of 10 year old boys hammered out their biggest concerns in life."Girls," said Luke, before bursting into laughter.More urgently, they also discussed their biggest concerns for the upcoming weekend."We made it all the way to state, said Josh. "I know we want to win, but we also have to have fun while doing it, hang out with teammates, meet some girls."Oh, boy!Meet Bellaire little league's state bound, undefeated 10 year old team. They won distric...
    Just south of Houston's busy inner loop a group of 10 year old boys hammered out their biggest concerns in life."Girls," said Luke, before bursting into laughter.More urgently, they also discussed their biggest concerns for the upcoming weekend."We made it all the way to state, said Josh. "I know we want to win, but we also have to have fun while doing it, hang out with teammates, meet some girls."Oh, boy!Meet Bellaire little league's state bound, undefeated 10 year old team. They won distric...
  • Houston Eats: The Popcorn Bar

    Houston Eats: The Popcorn Bar

  • Watching Your Money- Happiness at work

    Watching Your Money- Happiness at work

    Friday, July 18 2014 10:16 PM EDT2014-07-19 02:16:05 GMT
    While polls suggest unhappy workers outnumber the happy ones, few people take the steps to change that.A Houston woman wasn't going to let that be her story.After graduating from the University of Houston, Melissa Sanchez took off to law school, only to discover it was not a future that would make her happy."I realized there was no reason to stick around doing something I wasn't passionate about," says Sanchez.Instead, she loved to cook. Specifically, she liked to make desserts.The idea took ...
    While polls suggest unhappy workers outnumber the happy ones, few people take the steps to change that.A Houston woman wasn't going to let that be her story.After graduating from the University of Houston, Melissa Sanchez took off to law school, only to discover it was not a future that would make her happy."I realized there was no reason to stick around doing something I wasn't passionate about," says Sanchez.Instead, she loved to cook. Specifically, she liked to make desserts.The idea took ...
  • Former Enron Employee Creates Company Now Worth 10 Million

    Former Enron Employee Creates Company Now Worth 10 Million

    Friday, July 18 2014 10:05 PM EDT2014-07-19 02:05:57 GMT
    How many times have you thought about starting your own business but backed out because you're afraid? “Oh extremely. Extremely afraid to start the business,” admits Jane Henry CEO of Xcution Consulting. The former Enron employee has at least ten million reasons why she's glad she finally stopped talking about creating a company and she finally did it. “Yes we’re reaching ten million. Yaaaaay. I'm excited about that,” smiles Henry. Her company is nearing a big milestone of earning $10,000,000...
    How many times have you thought about starting your own business but backed out because you're afraid? “Oh extremely. Extremely afraid to start the business,” admits Jane Henry CEO of Xcution Consulting. The former Enron employee has at least ten million reasons why she's glad she finally stopped talking about creating a company and she finally did it. “Yes we’re reaching ten million. Yaaaaay. I'm excited about that,” smiles Henry. Her company is nearing a big milestone of earning $10,000,000...
  • Protesters demand end to flow if undocumented immigrants

    Protesters demand end to flow if undocumented immigrants

    Friday, July 18 2014 8:01 PM EDT2014-07-19 00:01:54 GMT
    SCREAMING, YELLING, AND LOTS OF HOT TEMPERS TOOK OVER THE STREET IN FRONT OF THE MEXICAN CONSULATE FRIDAY AFTERNOON.DOZENS OF PEOPLE WERE OUT PROTESTING AGAINST THE STEADY FLOW OF UNACCOMPANIED ILLEGAL MINORS INTO THIS COUNTRY.BUT THEY WEREN'T ALONE...THOSE WHO SUPPORT THE YOUNG IMMIGRANTS ALSO MADE THEIR PRESENCE KNOWN AT THE BATTLE GROUND IN FRONT OF THE MEXICAN CONSULATE.IN THE MEANTIME, BRAZORIA COUNTY COMMISSIONERS WILL CONSIDER A RESOLUTION NEXT WEEK TO BAN ANY OF THE UNACCOMPANIED MINO...
    SCREAMING, YELLING, AND LOTS OF HOT TEMPERS TOOK OVER THE STREET IN FRONT OF THE MEXICAN CONSULATE FRIDAY AFTERNOON.DOZENS OF PEOPLE WERE OUT PROTESTING AGAINST THE STEADY FLOW OF UNACCOMPANIED ILLEGAL MINORS INTO THIS COUNTRY.BUT THEY WEREN'T ALONE...THOSE WHO SUPPORT THE YOUNG IMMIGRANTS ALSO MADE THEIR PRESENCE KNOWN AT THE BATTLE GROUND IN FRONT OF THE MEXICAN CONSULATE.IN THE MEANTIME, BRAZORIA COUNTY COMMISSIONERS WILL CONSIDER A RESOLUTION NEXT WEEK TO BAN ANY OF THE UNACCOMPANIED MINO...
  • Jury Finds Harlem Lewis Guilty Of Murder Of Bellaire Police Officer

    Jury Finds Harlem Lewis Guilty Of Murder Of Bellaire Police Officer

    Friday, July 18 2014 7:55 PM EDT2014-07-18 23:55:52 GMT
    It took a jury just two hours to convict Harlem Lewis of capital murder for killing a Bellaire police officer and a local business owner. Lewis’s defense team had tried to get the jury to convict him of felony murder instead, taking the death penalty off the table.On Christmas Eve 2012 Lewis led police officer Jimmy Norman on a high speed chase on the streets of the city. In the process he rammed a pickup truck. Eventually the chase ended outside a Maaaco shop. Norman got out of his patrol ca...
    It took a jury just two hours to convict Harlem Lewis of capital murder for killing a Bellaire police officer and a local business owner. Lewis’s defense team had tried to get the jury to convict him of felony murder instead, taking the death penalty off the table.On Christmas Eve 2012 Lewis led police officer Jimmy Norman on a high speed chase on the streets of the city. In the process he rammed a pickup truck. Eventually the chase ended outside a Maaaco shop. Norman got out of his patrol ca...
  • Astros General Manager Jeff Luhnow released the following statement this afternoon

    Astros General Manager Jeff Luhnow released the following statement this afternoon

    Friday, July 18 2014 6:29 PM EDT2014-07-18 22:29:42 GMT
    We are disappointed that we were not able to reach an agreement with Brady Aiken today. As an organization, we devoted a great deal of time and resources to these negotiations. Despite our best efforts, a deal could not be reached.“The Astros offer to Brady was extremely fair considering all the factors involved in this case. As always, we approached these negotiations in good faith and with the best interests of the Astros organization in mind, both short-term and long-term. Throughout this ...
    We are disappointed that we were not able to reach an agreement with Brady Aiken today. As an organization, we devoted a great deal of time and resources to these negotiations. Despite our best efforts, a deal could not be reached.“The Astros offer to Brady was extremely fair considering all the factors involved in this case. As always, we approached these negotiations in good faith and with the best interests of the Astros organization in mind, both short-term and long-term. Throughout this ...
  • Jail inmate in custody after brief escape

    Jail inmate in custody after brief escape

    Friday, July 18 2014 2:02 PM EDT2014-07-18 18:02:19 GMT
    An inmate, who escaped from custody at a downtown Houston jail facility for a short while, has been detained, according to a statement from the Harris County Sheriff's Office.
    An inmate, who escaped from custody at a downtown Houston jail facility for a short while, has been detained, according to a statement from the Harris County Sheriff's Office.
  • Pres. Obama calls #MH17 'senseless act of violence'

    Pres. Obama calls #MH17 'senseless act of violence'

  • Southwest Houston townhome unit damaged in fire

    Southwest Houston townhome unit damaged in fire

    Friday, July 18 2014 12:23 PM EDT2014-07-18 16:23:35 GMT
    One townhome unit was damaged and a firefighter was taken to a hospital following a two-alarm fire in southwest Houston.
    One townhome unit was damaged and a firefighter was taken to a hospital following a two-alarm fire in southwest Houston.
  • Domestic Violence On the Rise In Houston

    Domestic Violence On the Rise In Houston

    Thursday, July 17 2014 11:21 PM EDT2014-07-18 03:21:10 GMT
    From the Spring family massacre to the even more recent story of a mother murdered by her new husband, domestic violence seems to be at an all time high this week.Live desk.As reporters we are used to reporting on difficult news... But the past few weeks has been non stop... and it has centered around domestic abuse.On Thursday we talked with some experts in the field of family violence about this recent uptick in these types of murders.And the affect these domestic killings have on the survi...
    From the Spring family massacre to the even more recent story of a mother murdered by her new husband, domestic violence seems to be at an all time high this week.Live desk.As reporters we are used to reporting on difficult news... But the past few weeks has been non stop... and it has centered around domestic abuse.On Thursday we talked with some experts in the field of family violence about this recent uptick in these types of murders.And the affect these domestic killings have on the survi...
  • Husband kills wife then himself

    Husband kills wife then himself

    Thursday, July 17 2014 11:18 PM EDT2014-07-18 03:18:33 GMT
    Three children have had their lives turned upside down after their mother was murdered by her new husband. The oldest, a 7-year old girl, went running from their Northeast Houston apartment as the gunshots rang out. Houston police say 24 year old Phillip Deckard shot and killed his wife, Candace Williams Deckard, then himself with her three children right there in the apartment."That's devastating, the effect it's going to have on the kids,” says the victim’s cousin Cheryl Broussard. Mrs. Dec...
    Three children have had their lives turned upside down after their mother was murdered by her new husband. The oldest, a 7-year old girl, went running from their Northeast Houston apartment as the gunshots rang out. Houston police say 24 year old Phillip Deckard shot and killed his wife, Candace Williams Deckard, then himself with her three children right there in the apartment."That's devastating, the effect it's going to have on the kids,” says the victim’s cousin Cheryl Broussard. Mrs. Dec...
  • Tire thieves target Cypress

    Tire thieves target Cypress

    Thursday, July 17 2014 11:16 PM EDT2014-07-18 03:16:01 GMT
    Some Cypress residents are hopping mad over a rash of tire thefts plaguing their neighborhoods. Randy Wallace has this only on Fox report
    Some Cypress residents are hopping mad over a rash of tire thefts plaguing their neighborhoods. Randy Wallace has this only on Fox report
  • Undocumented Immigrant /Accused Killer Sits Behind Bars

    Undocumented Immigrant /Accused Killer Sits Behind Bars

    Thursday, July 17 2014 11:11 PM EDT2014-07-18 03:11:27 GMT
    The sign near the front door said "Welcome," but it took four knocks on the door to get an answer, even as children could be heard yelling and seen peeking out a window of a trailer house in Katy where Harris County Sheriff deputies say they arrested a suspected killer, a man who arrived in the United States just last month as part of a huge Central American immigrant surge.Breitbart News was the first to report it.Pedro Alberto Monterroso-Navas crossed the Rio Grande on June 26, 2014 with tw...
    The sign near the front door said "Welcome," but it took four knocks on the door to get an answer, even as children could be heard yelling and seen peeking out a window of a trailer house in Katy where Harris County Sheriff deputies say they arrested a suspected killer, a man who arrived in the United States just last month as part of a huge Central American immigrant surge.Breitbart News was the first to report it.Pedro Alberto Monterroso-Navas crossed the Rio Grande on June 26, 2014 with tw...
  • Man arrested on pending weapons charge at Lone Star College campus

    Man arrested on pending weapons charge at Lone Star College campus

    Thursday, July 17 2014 5:41 PM EDT2014-07-17 21:41:41 GMT
    Houston police have taken a man into custody after that man pointed a gun at several people including a campus officer at Lone Star College-Victory Center.
    Houston police have taken a man into custody after that man pointed a gun at several people including a campus officer at Lone Star College-Victory Center.
  • Man reported missing, described by his relatives as 'suicidal'

    Man reported missing, described by his relatives as 'suicidal'

    Thursday, July 17 2014 3:06 PM EDT2014-07-17 19:06:29 GMT
    The Fort Bend County Sheriff's Office is seeking help from the public to find a man reported missing from the Stafford area man.
    The Fort Bend County Sheriff's Office is seeking help from the public to find a man reported missing from the Stafford area man.
  • Deadbeat dads exposed through their own social media posts

    Deadbeat dads exposed through their own social media posts

    Thursday, July 17 2014 1:08 PM EDT2014-07-17 17:08:04 GMT
    It’s not a crime if you don’t have the income to make child support payments, but it is a felony when you have the money and you are not paying on purpose. A series of investigative reports were done in Milwaukee regarding social media, and how it is helping investigators determine who is broke and who isn’t.3-year-old Casey has Leukemia. His mother, Jennifer Cvikel, has been by his side through a year and a half of suffering. He has had to go through chemotherapy, spinal taps, and week-long ...
    It’s not a crime if you don’t have the income to make child support payments, but it is a felony when you have the money and you are not paying on purpose. A series of investigative reports were done in Milwaukee regarding social media, and how it is helping investigators determine who is broke and who isn’t.3-year-old Casey has Leukemia. His mother, Jennifer Cvikel, has been by his side through a year and a half of suffering. He has had to go through chemotherapy, spinal taps, and week-long ...
  • Former Galveston mayor's ex-aide gets probation

    Former Galveston mayor's ex-aide gets probation

    A personal aide to a now-former Southeast Texas mayor has been sentenced to 10 years of probation for embezzling more than $360,000 from the city leader.
    A personal aide to a now-former Southeast Texas mayor has been sentenced to 10 years of probation for embezzling more than $360,000 from the city leader.
  • The Houston World Series of Dog Shows

    The Houston World Series of Dog Shows

    Wednesday, July 16 2014 11:11 PM EDT2014-07-17 03:11:59 GMT
    It's a big week for avid dog lovers!Over at NRG Center the Houston World Series of Dog Shows just started.The annual dog show changed names but has the same amazing competitions and dogs.The premier canine event attracts more than 40 thousand spectators, participants, and vendors according to Tom Pincus, the show's chairman."This is a public dog show, so in order to get the public through the gate I need to have interesting things to show them and let them do," Pincus said.Show organizers say...
    It's a big week for avid dog lovers!Over at NRG Center the Houston World Series of Dog Shows just started.The annual dog show changed names but has the same amazing competitions and dogs.The premier canine event attracts more than 40 thousand spectators, participants, and vendors according to Tom Pincus, the show's chairman."This is a public dog show, so in order to get the public through the gate I need to have interesting things to show them and let them do," Pincus said.Show organizers say...
  • Prayer Vigil For Stay Family

    Prayer Vigil For Stay Family

    Wednesday, July 16 2014 11:07 PM EDT2014-07-17 03:07:29 GMT
    Hundreds came out for an evening prayer vigil in spring tonight, to pray for the stay family. This was a gathering of people of all ages, parents even brought small children. Most who came said they were here to pray for Cassidy Stay.
    Hundreds came out for an evening prayer vigil in spring tonight, to pray for the stay family. This was a gathering of people of all ages, parents even brought small children. Most who came said they were here to pray for Cassidy Stay.
  • Droneworks (Part 2)

    Droneworks (Part 2)

  • Local families live with drinkable water

    Local families live with drinkable water

    Wednesday, July 16 2014 8:05 PM EDT2014-07-17 00:05:37 GMT
    Some Houston residents have gone two weeks and counting without drinkable water.The 2200 families in Eldridge view area say they received a notice back on July 3 that they would have to boil their water.This comes after managers at Harris county mud 158 say the water, which comes from the city of Houston, did not meet state standards.John Montgomery with the mud says they're hoping to get clearance from the state to life the order.This is while homeowners say they've had enough of waiting.Kri...
    Some Houston residents have gone two weeks and counting without drinkable water.The 2200 families in Eldridge view area say they received a notice back on July 3 that they would have to boil their water.This comes after managers at Harris county mud 158 say the water, which comes from the city of Houston, did not meet state standards.John Montgomery with the mud says they're hoping to get clearance from the state to life the order.This is while homeowners say they've had enough of waiting.Kri...
  • More Car Problems With Popular GM Cars

    More Car Problems With Popular GM Cars

    Wednesday, July 16 2014 7:52 PM EDT2014-07-16 23:52:02 GMT
    General Motors has recalled more than 28-million vehicles this year alone. A Houston family says that number should be even higher after a couple of close calls. Imagine one minute you're driving along with other vehicles at 60 miles an hour and in an instant the engine stops, you can't put on brakes or accelerate and the steering wheel starts to lock up. That isn't a hypothetical for the Minkins family and several other Chevy Cruze owners describe something similar happening to them.“It cut ...
    General Motors has recalled more than 28-million vehicles this year alone. A Houston family says that number should be even higher after a couple of close calls. Imagine one minute you're driving along with other vehicles at 60 miles an hour and in an instant the engine stops, you can't put on brakes or accelerate and the steering wheel starts to lock up. That isn't a hypothetical for the Minkins family and several other Chevy Cruze owners describe something similar happening to them.“It cut ...
  • Cy-Fair Volunteer Fire Department Expands With Population Growth

    Cy-Fair Volunteer Fire Department Expands With Population Growth

    Wednesday, July 16 2014 7:35 PM EDT2014-07-16 23:35:58 GMT
    One local city is growing at such a rapid pace that officials say it’s being compared to major cities like Atlanta. Now the fire department is expanding to meet the need. This story comes to us from our partners with Community Impact Newspaper Cy-Fair edition.Cy-Fair firefighters are swift, ready and prompt. Working around the clock to help the community. And Cypress-Fairbanks, which now has a population of 400,000 is growing at an alarming rate.“We've been compared to the size of Atlanta and...
    One local city is growing at such a rapid pace that officials say it’s being compared to major cities like Atlanta. Now the fire department is expanding to meet the need. This story comes to us from our partners with Community Impact Newspaper Cy-Fair edition.Cy-Fair firefighters are swift, ready and prompt. Working around the clock to help the community. And Cypress-Fairbanks, which now has a population of 400,000 is growing at an alarming rate.“We've been compared to the size of Atlanta and...
  • Lays releases new flavors

    Lays releases new flavors

  • One Man In Critical Condition After Lightning Strike

    One Man In Critical Condition After Lightning Strike

    Wednesday, July 16 2014 7:25 PM EDT2014-07-16 23:25:36 GMT
    One man is fighting for his life after it is believed to be he was struck by lightning in Southwest Houston.You can see where a tree was struck by lightning at Imogene and Atwell. A work crew was on the property this afternoon when it happened. Officials believe lightning struck one of the workers. He was transported to the hospital in critical condition. They say he went into cardiac arrest. Three others were taken to the hospital in stable condition.Blair Martin who lives in the area witnes...
    One man is fighting for his life after it is believed to be he was struck by lightning in Southwest Houston.You can see where a tree was struck by lightning at Imogene and Atwell. A work crew was on the property this afternoon when it happened. Officials believe lightning struck one of the workers. He was transported to the hospital in critical condition. They say he went into cardiac arrest. Three others were taken to the hospital in stable condition.Blair Martin who lives in the area witnes...
  • United defends bird kill at Houston airport

    United defends bird kill at Houston airport

    United Airlines is defending the poisoning of birds at Houston's biggest airport, saying it was for health and safety reasons.
    United Airlines is defending the poisoning of birds at Houston's biggest airport, saying it was for health and safety reasons.
  • Sketch released in sexual assault of 63 year-old woman

    Sketch released in sexual assault of 63 year-old woman

    Wednesday, July 16 2014 2:07 PM EDT2014-07-16 18:07:44 GMT
    The Harris County Sheriff’s Office’s Special Victims Unit and Crime Stoppers of Houston are seeking help from the public to find a person of interest wanted in connection with the June 20 sexual assault of a 63 year-old woman in northwest Harris County.
    The Harris County Sheriff’s Office’s Special Victims Unit and Crime Stoppers of Houston are seeking help from the public to find a person of interest wanted in connection with the June 20 sexual assault of a 63 year-old woman in northwest Harris County.
  • Police find teen with autism day after he was reported missing

    Police find teen with autism day after he was reported missing

    Wednesday, July 16 2014 9:45 AM EDT2014-07-16 13:45:57 GMT
    A 17-year-old boy with autism has been located by police, one day after he was reported missing from the south side of Houston.
    A 17-year-old boy with autism has been located by police, one day after he was reported missing from the south side of Houston.
  • Funeral Wednesday for slain Houston-area family

    Funeral Wednesday for slain Houston-area family

    Funeral services are planned for six members of a suburban Houston family at a church not far from their home where they were shot to death last week.
    Funeral services are planned for six members of a suburban Houston family at a church not far from their home where they were shot to death last week.
  • Galena Park in the spotlight for political controversy.

    Galena Park in the spotlight for political controversy.

    Wednesday, July 16 2014 12:32 AM EDT2014-07-16 04:32:22 GMT
    The city of Galena Park is once again in the spotlight for its political controversy."Maybe you should act more like a mayor and not sucha b***" one local resident said before he was escorted out of the meeting by police.It was a cursing declaration and a pivital moment where Tuesday night's meeting at Galena Park City Hall reached new heights, and the political saga continued. First with comments from the audience."You really need to start working with the people here," one commentator said....
    The city of Galena Park is once again in the spotlight for its political controversy."Maybe you should act more like a mayor and not sucha b***" one local resident said before he was escorted out of the meeting by police.It was a cursing declaration and a pivital moment where Tuesday night's meeting at Galena Park City Hall reached new heights, and the political saga continued. First with comments from the audience."You really need to start working with the people here," one commentator said....
  • COURT RULES U.T. CAN USE RACE FOR ADMISSIONS

    COURT RULES U.T. CAN USE RACE FOR ADMISSIONS

    Wednesday, July 16 2014 12:25 AM EDT2014-07-16 04:25:38 GMT
    A FEDERAL APPEALS COURT DECISION HANDED DOWN TUESDAY AFTERNOON MARKS A MAJOR VICTORY FOR THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS.THE COURT RULES THE UNIVERSITY CAN USE RACE AS A FACTOR WHEN DECIDING WHICH UNDERGRADUATES IT ACCEPTS.RANDY WALLACE REPORTS.
    A FEDERAL APPEALS COURT DECISION HANDED DOWN TUESDAY AFTERNOON MARKS A MAJOR VICTORY FOR THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS.THE COURT RULES THE UNIVERSITY CAN USE RACE AS A FACTOR WHEN DECIDING WHICH UNDERGRADUATES IT ACCEPTS.RANDY WALLACE REPORTS.
  • Transplant Games at George R. Brown

    Transplant Games at George R. Brown

    Wednesday, July 16 2014 12:23 AM EDT2014-07-16 04:23:37 GMT
    Some of the country's most awesome athletes are going head to head in Houston for the Transplant Games of America."He was on dialysis for three years. It’s an emotional thing right now because at one time he didn’t even have the energy to lift himself up out of the bed and now he’s playing basketball," explains Deandrea Zoundi whose son now has a kidney transplant after suffering kidney failure at just 12 years old.For every perfect play, every volleyball spike, every ice cold jumper here the...
    Some of the country's most awesome athletes are going head to head in Houston for the Transplant Games of America."He was on dialysis for three years. It’s an emotional thing right now because at one time he didn’t even have the energy to lift himself up out of the bed and now he’s playing basketball," explains Deandrea Zoundi whose son now has a kidney transplant after suffering kidney failure at just 12 years old.For every perfect play, every volleyball spike, every ice cold jumper here the...
  • Police Officers stiffed at Beerfest

    Police Officers stiffed at Beerfest

    Wednesday, July 16 2014 12:21 AM EDT2014-07-16 04:21:02 GMT
    A Houston promoter is asking for more time to clear thousands of dollars in outstanding debt around the city.It was Tuesday when we first reporter at least 17 law enforcement officers around the city say they have been stiffed by the producer of the Beer Festival in Houston.The event was held back in June with an estimated attendance from the City of Houston of 10,000 to 12,000 people.In the meantime, some of the officers say the checks they've received from organizers of the festival have bo...
    A Houston promoter is asking for more time to clear thousands of dollars in outstanding debt around the city.It was Tuesday when we first reporter at least 17 law enforcement officers around the city say they have been stiffed by the producer of the Beer Festival in Houston.The event was held back in June with an estimated attendance from the City of Houston of 10,000 to 12,000 people.In the meantime, some of the officers say the checks they've received from organizers of the festival have bo...
  • Routine traffic stop ends in a drug bust

    Routine traffic stop ends in a drug bust

    Tuesday, July 15 2014 8:11 PM EDT2014-07-16 00:11:16 GMT
    What started as a routine traffic stop ended in a substantial drug bust. At approximately 12:30, a Precinct 7 Deputy Constable pulled a car over on the 2200 Block of South Loop West for speeding . The driver of a 2005 Red Ford Focus was stopped for reaching speeds of up to 20 MPH over the posted limit.Upon approaching the vehicle, the deputy smelled marijuana. After briefly questioning the motorist; he admitted to the deputy that marijuana was indeed in the car. The driver, Kirk Bowers, was i...
    What started as a routine traffic stop ended in a substantial drug bust. At approximately 12:30, a Precinct 7 Deputy Constable pulled a car over on the 2200 Block of South Loop West for speeding . The driver of a 2005 Red Ford Focus was stopped for reaching speeds of up to 20 MPH over the posted limit.Upon approaching the vehicle, the deputy smelled marijuana. After briefly questioning the motorist; he admitted to the deputy that marijuana was indeed in the car. The driver, Kirk Bowers, was i...
  • Take it to Akin- Poor Limo Service

    Take it to Akin- Poor Limo Service

    Tuesday, July 15 2014 7:58 PM EDT2014-07-15 23:58:07 GMT
    What 10-year-old wouldn't love a birthday party with a Limousine ride.While the party was great, the mom said the limo was far from spectacular." I wasn't happy at all." Kimberly Denley said. It began when Aim Limo Services didn't deliver the limo she ordered. Although it was a free upgrade, it had a lot of problems."The interior was dirty and had an odor...The seat on the passenger side was falling off, it was nailed with a board," she explained.Denley also claims the air conditioner wasn't ...
    What 10-year-old wouldn't love a birthday party with a Limousine ride.While the party was great, the mom said the limo was far from spectacular." I wasn't happy at all." Kimberly Denley said. It began when Aim Limo Services didn't deliver the limo she ordered. Although it was a free upgrade, it had a lot of problems."The interior was dirty and had an odor...The seat on the passenger side was falling off, it was nailed with a board," she explained.Denley also claims the air conditioner wasn't ...
  • Two kids rescued from car, no arrests

    Two kids rescued from car, no arrests

    Tuesday, July 15 2014 7:55 PM EDT2014-07-15 23:55:36 GMT
    It was a split second decision several people had to make in order to save the lives of two kids left inside a hot car in Katy. The video has now gone viral and has been seen everywhere. And the man who decided to capture it all was Gabriel Del Valle“I started recording right when they were going to break the window,” says Gabriel Del Valle, who captured the rescue on his phone.In the video you see several people trying to break this suv’s windows with no success. After several attempts, fina...
    It was a split second decision several people had to make in order to save the lives of two kids left inside a hot car in Katy. The video has now gone viral and has been seen everywhere. And the man who decided to capture it all was Gabriel Del Valle“I started recording right when they were going to break the window,” says Gabriel Del Valle, who captured the rescue on his phone.In the video you see several people trying to break this suv’s windows with no success. After several attempts, fina...
  • Carjacking Stopped By Bystanders Caught On Video

    Carjacking Stopped By Bystanders Caught On Video

  • Kayakers find body in Brazos River

    Kayakers find body in Brazos River

    Tuesday, July 15 2014 5:36 PM EDT2014-07-15 21:36:53 GMT
    Investigators are trying to determine what led to the death of a male whose body was found by kayakers in the Brazos River.
    Investigators are trying to determine what led to the death of a male whose body was found by kayakers in the Brazos River.
  • Houston Restaurant Weeks website launched for 2014

    Houston Restaurant Weeks website launched for 2014

    Tuesday, July 15 2014 4:51 PM EDT2014-07-15 20:51:48 GMT
    The month-long annual Houston Restaurant Weeks event, which benefits the Houston Food Bank, begins on Aug. 1, 2014 and the website of participating restaurants and their menus is now available to the public.
    The month-long annual Houston Restaurant Weeks event, which benefits the Houston Food Bank, begins on Aug. 1, 2014 and the website of participating restaurants and their menus is now available to the public.
  • Friend leads fundraising effort for survivor of fatal family shooting

    Friend leads fundraising effort for survivor of fatal family shooting

    Tuesday, July 15 2014 4:30 PM EDT2014-07-15 20:30:32 GMT
    As part of a fundraising effort led by family friend Beckie Taylor, many Houston-area Chick-fil-A restaurants donated as much as 20 percent of sales toward the Stephen and Katie Stay Memorial Fund.
    As part of a fundraising effort led by family friend Beckie Taylor, many Houston-area Chick-fil-A restaurants donated as much as 20 percent of sales toward the Stephen and Katie Stay Memorial Fund.
  • Veteran special agent Turner now in charge of FBI Houston Division

    Veteran special agent Turner now in charge of FBI Houston Division

    Tuesday, July 15 2014 12:31 PM EDT2014-07-15 16:31:09 GMT
    Perrye K. Turner, who has served as an FBI special agent in several divisions throughout the U.S., will now take over as the leader of the FBI Houston Division.
    Perrye K. Turner, who has served as an FBI special agent in several divisions throughout the U.S., will now take over as the leader of the FBI Houston Division.
  • Firefighter injured in lightning-related house fire

    Firefighter injured in lightning-related house fire

    Tuesday, July 15 2014 9:56 AM EDT2014-07-15 13:56:50 GMT
    One firefighter was injured and no residents were hurt following a house fire in The Woodlands area in which lightning has been ruled as the preliminary cause.
    One firefighter was injured and no residents were hurt following a house fire in The Woodlands area in which lightning has been ruled as the preliminary cause.
  • Texas fishing team reels in record-setting catch

    Texas fishing team reels in record-setting catch

    A Houston fishing team has set the state saltwater record after reeling in a nearly 973-pound blue marlin.
    A Houston fishing team has set the state saltwater record after reeling in a nearly 973-pound blue marlin.
  • Free Standing Emergency Rooms

    Free Standing Emergency Rooms

  • Records Request Reveals New Details of HISD Cheating Investigation

    Records Request Reveals New Details of HISD Cheating Investigation

    Monday, July 14 2014 11:34 PM EDT2014-07-15 03:34:04 GMT
    In the Fall of 2013 the Houston Independent School District launched a full-blown STARR test cheating investigation at Atherton Elementary.In the seven months that followed, HISD refused to reveal details of its probe prompting a public records request by Fox 26.Despite opposition from HISD the Texas Attorney General's office advised a partial release of information.So why was Atherton investigated? To put it simply, in a district which aspires to excellence this campus was a good bit too exc...
    In the Fall of 2013 the Houston Independent School District launched a full-blown STARR test cheating investigation at Atherton Elementary.In the seven months that followed, HISD refused to reveal details of its probe prompting a public records request by Fox 26.Despite opposition from HISD the Texas Attorney General's office advised a partial release of information.So why was Atherton investigated? To put it simply, in a district which aspires to excellence this campus was a good bit too exc...
  • Bernadette Lancelin loves gardening.

    Bernadette Lancelin loves gardening.

    Monday, July 14 2014 11:18 PM EDT2014-07-15 03:18:55 GMT
    "These are my flower beds over here," she said. "I had tomatoes and cucumbers and cabbage. I'm just a normal person. I'm just normal. I go to work every day. I come home. I cook. I take care of my mom."But the 53 year old grandmother of six is also an internet sensation. Chances are you've probably seen the YouTube video of a Fox 26 newscast in which a Lancelin offered a very heated opinion on the possibility of using an abandoned building in her neighborhood to shelter some of the unaccompan...
    "These are my flower beds over here," she said. "I had tomatoes and cucumbers and cabbage. I'm just a normal person. I'm just normal. I go to work every day. I come home. I cook. I take care of my mom."But the 53 year old grandmother of six is also an internet sensation. Chances are you've probably seen the YouTube video of a Fox 26 newscast in which a Lancelin offered a very heated opinion on the possibility of using an abandoned building in her neighborhood to shelter some of the unaccompan...
  • Lone survivor from family massacre prepares for family's funeral

    Lone survivor from family massacre prepares for family's funeral

    Monday, July 14 2014 11:16 PM EDT2014-07-15 03:16:41 GMT
    The lone survivor of last week's family massacre in Spring is out of the hospital and preparing for her family's funeral on Wednesday.Over the weekend she was out in public for the first time since the tragedy.She spoke at a special memorial service for her family, who allegedly died at the hands of her uncle. Since then, donations have reached a shocking $270,000 dollars through an online fundraising campaign.The money is expected to go toward Cassidy Stay's trust fund that she will receive ...
    The lone survivor of last week's family massacre in Spring is out of the hospital and preparing for her family's funeral on Wednesday.Over the weekend she was out in public for the first time since the tragedy.She spoke at a special memorial service for her family, who allegedly died at the hands of her uncle. Since then, donations have reached a shocking $270,000 dollars through an online fundraising campaign.The money is expected to go toward Cassidy Stay's trust fund that she will receive ...
  • Droneworks

    Droneworks

  • Police say woman leaves baby in car to shoplift

    Police say woman leaves baby in car to shoplift

    Monday, July 14 2014 11:10 PM EDT2014-07-15 03:10:05 GMT
    Fox 26 news has learned of another incident where infants were left unattended in vehicles.It’s happened twice in just a three day period.Randy Wallace has this report.
    Fox 26 news has learned of another incident where infants were left unattended in vehicles.It’s happened twice in just a three day period.Randy Wallace has this report.
  • Criminal charges dropped after police shakedown

    Criminal charges dropped after police shakedown

    Monday, July 14 2014 8:26 PM EDT2014-07-15 00:26:30 GMT
    A Houston man has been cleared of criminal charges after the deputy who arrested him is also arrested.It was in May when Michael Alexander says he was charged with DWI by Harris county deputy Christopher Ellis.Alexander says during that encounter deputy Ellis also took his prescription medications containing hydrophone from his glove compartment.The 30 year old says his meds were never turned over as evidence.Last week, Deputy Ellis was arrested for stealing drugs from people on the streets a...
    A Houston man has been cleared of criminal charges after the deputy who arrested him is also arrested.It was in May when Michael Alexander says he was charged with DWI by Harris county deputy Christopher Ellis.Alexander says during that encounter deputy Ellis also took his prescription medications containing hydrophone from his glove compartment.The 30 year old says his meds were never turned over as evidence.Last week, Deputy Ellis was arrested for stealing drugs from people on the streets a...
  • Missing son found with FOX 26 viewer help

    Missing son found with FOX 26 viewer help

    Monday, July 14 2014 8:21 PM EDT2014-07-15 00:21:55 GMT
    A Houston family learns just how helpful the news media can be after two Fox 26 viewers find their missing son. There was a massive search for Jeremy Heilman. "We need to find him right away,” expressed Frank Black with Texas Equusearch. Missing person fliers were going up everywhere. Although Jeremy is 19 years old, he's autistic and has the mental capacity of a 7 to 9 year old. "I'm very concerned. He's so innocent,” cried Jeremy’s dad David Heilman. Jeremy wandered away from church Sunday....
    A Houston family learns just how helpful the news media can be after two Fox 26 viewers find their missing son. There was a massive search for Jeremy Heilman. "We need to find him right away,” expressed Frank Black with Texas Equusearch. Missing person fliers were going up everywhere. Although Jeremy is 19 years old, he's autistic and has the mental capacity of a 7 to 9 year old. "I'm very concerned. He's so innocent,” cried Jeremy’s dad David Heilman. Jeremy wandered away from church Sunday....
  • Whidby Majorettes Making History

    Whidby Majorettes Making History

     

  • Mother leaves child in hot car intentionally.

    Mother leaves child in hot car intentionally.

    Monday, July 14 2014 7:26 PM EDT2014-07-14 23:26:59 GMT
    You've probably seen them on some of Houston's highways, signs reminding drivers not to leave kids in unattended cars...It's one of many ways law enforcement is trying to save lives this summer."They have no way to get out, they are restrained in their car safety seats," says Barry Curtis from Houston Police Department.But it happened again this weekend, HPD and the Harris County District Attorney's Office say this woman, Violeta Jazmin Chavez intentionally and knowingly left her little boy i...
    You've probably seen them on some of Houston's highways, signs reminding drivers not to leave kids in unattended cars...It's one of many ways law enforcement is trying to save lives this summer."They have no way to get out, they are restrained in their car safety seats," says Barry Curtis from Houston Police Department.But it happened again this weekend, HPD and the Harris County District Attorney's Office say this woman, Violeta Jazmin Chavez intentionally and knowingly left her little boy i...
  • Capital murder trial begins for accused cop killer

    Capital murder trial begins for accused cop killer

    Monday, July 14 2014 7:23 PM EDT2014-07-14 23:23:02 GMT
    An execution. that's what DA Devon Anderson called it. She told the jury during opening arguments in the capital murder trial of Harlem Lewis that Bellaire Police Cpl. Jimmy Norman and business owner Terry Taylor never stood a chance that day. "Nobody gets up in the morning and goes to work expecting to die. But that's exactly what happened."It was Christmas Eve 2102. Cpl. Norman attempted to pull over Lewis. Instead Lewis Rena for it, leading police on a high speed chase around the city. At ...
    An execution. that's what DA Devon Anderson called it. She told the jury during opening arguments in the capital murder trial of Harlem Lewis that Bellaire Police Cpl. Jimmy Norman and business owner Terry Taylor never stood a chance that day. "Nobody gets up in the morning and goes to work expecting to die. But that's exactly what happened."It was Christmas Eve 2102. Cpl. Norman attempted to pull over Lewis. Instead Lewis Rena for it, leading police on a high speed chase around the city. At ...
  • Suspect shot by accomplice during burglary

    Suspect shot by accomplice during burglary

  • Texas man on state's most wanted list arrested

    Texas man on state's most wanted list arrested

    Police say a man who was on Texas' most wanted list for sex offenders was arrested in California.
    Police say a man who was on Texas' most wanted list for sex offenders was arrested in California.
  • 19-year-old autistic man found after reported missing

    19-year-old autistic man found after reported missing

    Monday, July 14 2014 3:15 PM EDT2014-07-14 19:15:59 GMT
    The Houston Police Department is seeking help from the public to find a young autistic man last seen at a northwest Houston church.
    The Houston Police Department is seeking help from the public to find a young autistic man last seen at a northwest Houston church.
  • Murder charges filed against a man who claimed his wife committed suicide

    Murder charges filed against a man who claimed his wife committed suicide

    Monday, July 14 2014 12:50 PM EDT2014-07-14 16:50:45 GMT
    Murder charges have been filed against a man who police say originally claimed that his common-law wife had committed suicide in their northwest Houston home. She was pronounced dead at the scene.Leonard Keith Dawson, 24, was reportedly arguing with Julia Green, 21, in their shared unit at the Oak Villa Apartments in the 3500 block of West Little York Road on Saturday.Dawson told police that he went outside and heard a gunshot. He then reported that re-entered the apartment and found that Gre...
    Murder charges have been filed against a man who police say originally claimed that his common-law wife had committed suicide in their northwest Houston home. She was pronounced dead at the scene.Leonard Keith Dawson, 24, was reportedly arguing with Julia Green, 21, in their shared unit at the Oak Villa Apartments in the 3500 block of West Little York Road on Saturday.Dawson told police that he went outside and heard a gunshot. He then reported that re-entered the apartment and found that Gre...
  • Woman charged after child left in hot parked car

    Woman charged after child left in hot parked car

    Monday, July 14 2014 11:54 AM EDT2014-07-14 15:54:54 GMT
    A woman is charged with endangering a child after police say she left a child alone inside a parked car as temperatures outside reached a heat index of 98 degrees.
    A woman is charged with endangering a child after police say she left a child alone inside a parked car as temperatures outside reached a heat index of 98 degrees.
  • Hundreds celebrate life of fallen hero

    Hundreds celebrate life of fallen hero

    Monday, July 14 2014 10:09 AM EDT2014-07-14 14:09:37 GMT
    Hundreds gathered on Saturday morning to celebrate the life of veteran firefighter Daniel Groover, who died in the line of duty in Kingwood on Wednesday.
    Hundreds gathered on Saturday morning to celebrate the life of veteran firefighter Daniel Groover, who died in the line of duty in Kingwood on Wednesday.
  • Protests outside Ramadan dinner

    Protests outside Ramadan dinner

    Monday, July 14 2014 9:14 AM EDT2014-07-14 13:14:47 GMT
    It’s a yearly tradition known as Houston Iftar and the main purpose of this dinner is to show unity among different Muslim groups on Houston. But outside the story was different, a silent protest was taking place, where demonstrators were asking Middle Eastern diplomats to take action against terrorist organizations.
    It’s a yearly tradition known as Houston Iftar and the main purpose of this dinner is to show unity among different Muslim groups on Houston. But outside the story was different, a silent protest was taking place, where demonstrators were asking Middle Eastern diplomats to take action against terrorist organizations.
  • Police: Suspect arrested in death of La. woman

    Police: Suspect arrested in death of La. woman

    A suburban New Orleans man wanted in death of a woman found bludgeoned to death in her bathtub has been arrested in Texas and the three children he disappeared with have been found.
    A suburban New Orleans man wanted in death of a woman found bludgeoned to death in her bathtub has been arrested in Texas and the three children he disappeared with have been found.
  • Police: Pilot dies in glider crash near Houston

    Police: Pilot dies in glider crash near Houston

    Authorities are investigating the death of a Houston man whose glider crashed in Southeast Texas.
    Authorities are investigating the death of a Houston man whose glider crashed in Southeast Texas.
  • Posilive t-shirt line powerfully spreads positivity

    Posilive t-shirt line powerfully spreads positivity

    Sunday, July 13 2014 7:45 PM EDT2014-07-13 23:45:44 GMT
    The designer's passion to create positive t-shirts started when Tamika Stigers walked into a local mall with the desire to buy a cute t-shirt. She was going to wear a casual t-shirt and dress it up with skinny jeans and stilettos! Frustrated that she could not find a single shirt with something positive on it, she went home disappointed. She refused to wear something that was negative because she realized that words are powerful and we have the ability to speak our destiny into existence, goo...
    The designer's passion to create positive t-shirts started when Tamika Stigers walked into a local mall with the desire to buy a cute t-shirt. She was going to wear a casual t-shirt and dress it up with skinny jeans and stilettos! Frustrated that she could not find a single shirt with something positive on it, she went home disappointed. She refused to wear something that was negative because she realized that words are powerful and we have the ability to speak our destiny into existence, goo...
  • First Case of Chikungunya Virus Identified in Harris County

    First Case of Chikungunya Virus Identified in Harris County

    Sunday, July 13 2014 6:46 PM EDT2014-07-13 22:46:50 GMT
    n a town where "skeeters" have always felt right at home a new mosquito born virus has arrived from abroad having hitched a ride within the body of an elderly Northwest Harris County man."This a gentlemen who had recently traveled to the Caribbean. As you know the Caribbean is a place where there is Chikungunya," said Dr. Umair Shah, Director of the Harris County Public Health and Environmental Sciences.Chikungunya - a potential new threat to those who golf or jog or do just about anything ou...
    n a town where "skeeters" have always felt right at home a new mosquito born virus has arrived from abroad having hitched a ride within the body of an elderly Northwest Harris County man."This a gentlemen who had recently traveled to the Caribbean. As you know the Caribbean is a place where there is Chikungunya," said Dr. Umair Shah, Director of the Harris County Public Health and Environmental Sciences.Chikungunya - a potential new threat to those who golf or jog or do just about anything ou...
  • SEX OFFENDER HIRED BY MOVING COMPANY ACCUSED OF RAPE

    SEX OFFENDER HIRED BY MOVING COMPANY ACCUSED OF RAPE

    Friday, July 11 2014 10:51 PM EDT2014-07-12 02:51:48 GMT
    Missouri City police say they arrested 33-year-old William C. Johnson in Beaumont for allegedly raping a 13-year-old girl.At the time of his arrest Johnson was reportedly at the Beaumont police department giving his new address.Something Johnson is required to do since he’s a registered sex offender.Randy Wallace has this only on fox report.
    Missouri City police say they arrested 33-year-old William C. Johnson in Beaumont for allegedly raping a 13-year-old girl.At the time of his arrest Johnson was reportedly at the Beaumont police department giving his new address.Something Johnson is required to do since he’s a registered sex offender.Randy Wallace has this only on fox report.
  • Only survivor of Spring home shooting is out of the hospital

    Only survivor of Spring home shooting is out of the hospital

    Friday, July 11 2014 10:48 PM EDT2014-07-12 02:48:36 GMT
    The only survivor of Spring home shooting that left six other members of her family dead is out of the hospital.In Wednesday's horrific massacre, 15 year old Cassidy Stay is the only one who was able to make it out alive from her uncle's shooting rampage.Children's Memorial Hermann Hospital reported Cassidy Stay was discharged today. She's said to be "in good condition." And is "expected to make a full recovery."Ronald Lee Haskell is accused of killing Stay's parents, and her four siblings.Ca...
    The only survivor of Spring home shooting that left six other members of her family dead is out of the hospital.In Wednesday's horrific massacre, 15 year old Cassidy Stay is the only one who was able to make it out alive from her uncle's shooting rampage.Children's Memorial Hermann Hospital reported Cassidy Stay was discharged today. She's said to be "in good condition." And is "expected to make a full recovery."Ronald Lee Haskell is accused of killing Stay's parents, and her four siblings.Ca...
  • Harris County DA Launches Protective Order Campaign After Spring Shooting

    Harris County DA Launches Protective Order Campaign After Spring Shooting

    Friday, July 11 2014 7:33 PM EDT2014-07-11 23:33:56 GMT
    As multiple capital murder suspect Ron Haskell nearly collapsed in court Friday morning charged in the shooting death of six of his ex-wife's family members, the Harris County District Attorney launched an anti-domestic violence campaign.Just days after the mass shooting in Spring got widespread attention."Fortunately there aren't a lot of cases like that. For the majority of people, protective orders do increase safety," Jennifer Varela, a clinical social worker with the DA's office said.The...
    As multiple capital murder suspect Ron Haskell nearly collapsed in court Friday morning charged in the shooting death of six of his ex-wife's family members, the Harris County District Attorney launched an anti-domestic violence campaign.Just days after the mass shooting in Spring got widespread attention."Fortunately there aren't a lot of cases like that. For the majority of people, protective orders do increase safety," Jennifer Varela, a clinical social worker with the DA's office said.The...
  • Washington man 1st to buy marijuana fired gets his job back

    Washington man 1st to buy marijuana fired gets his job back

  • New tools to help spcial kids bring creativity to life with T.U.T.S

    New tools to help spcial kids bring creativity to life with T.U.T.S

  • 1st case of Chikungunya virus hits Harris County

    1st case of Chikungunya virus hits Harris County

  • Suspect arrested in Homeless man fatal stabbing

    Suspect arrested in Homeless man fatal stabbing

    Friday, July 11 2014 6:10 PM EDT2014-07-11 22:10:50 GMT
    Charges have been filed against a suspect arrested in the fatal stabbing of a man found at 1200 State Highway 6 North on July 9th.The suspect, Chad James Goodeaux has a pending charge of murder. The victim, Charles Lambert of Katy, was pronounced dead at the scene.HPD Homicide Division Sergeant B. Harris and Senior Police Officer M. Waters reportedMr. Lambert was living among a group of homeless individuals at the above address and panhandling during the day. He normally slept under the overp...
    Charges have been filed against a suspect arrested in the fatal stabbing of a man found at 1200 State Highway 6 North on July 9th.The suspect, Chad James Goodeaux has a pending charge of murder. The victim, Charles Lambert of Katy, was pronounced dead at the scene.HPD Homicide Division Sergeant B. Harris and Senior Police Officer M. Waters reportedMr. Lambert was living among a group of homeless individuals at the above address and panhandling during the day. He normally slept under the overp...
  • Missing woman. Last Seen in Richmond-Rosenberg area

    Missing woman. Last Seen in Richmond-Rosenberg area

    Friday, July 11 2014 5:56 PM EDT2014-07-11 21:56:42 GMT
    The Fort Bend County Sheriff's Office is seeking the public's assistance in finding a Palacios woman who was reportedly last seen in the Rosenberg-Richmond area of Fort Bend County. Carmen Carter Aparicio, 39, was last seen in Richmond on July 9 or July 10, 2014. Aparicio is a white female about 5-feet, 5-inches tall and weighs about 175 pounds. She has brown hair, brown eyes, pierced ears and a tattoo on the back of her left shoulder of a blue butterfly.Aparicio has a medical condition that ...
    The Fort Bend County Sheriff's Office is seeking the public's assistance in finding a Palacios woman who was reportedly last seen in the Rosenberg-Richmond area of Fort Bend County. Carmen Carter Aparicio, 39, was last seen in Richmond on July 9 or July 10, 2014. Aparicio is a white female about 5-feet, 5-inches tall and weighs about 175 pounds. She has brown hair, brown eyes, pierced ears and a tattoo on the back of her left shoulder of a blue butterfly.Aparicio has a medical condition that ...
  • The Houston Inferno women's hoops squad all set to take the court

    The Houston Inferno women's hoops squad all set to take the court

    Friday, July 11 2014 5:17 PM EDT2014-07-11 21:17:20 GMT
    The NBA’s season has ended but that doesn’t mean basketball is over. The Houston Inferno Basketball Team is heating up the city with the talent and beauty they bring to the basketball court. And this weekend, our home town team has the chance to battle last season’s champs, the Illinois Heart . This is the moment we’ve all been waiting for! The women of the Inferno have been working relentlessly since January for the season and we want all of Houston to come out and support these talented wom...
    The NBA’s season has ended but that doesn’t mean basketball is over. The Houston Inferno Basketball Team is heating up the city with the talent and beauty they bring to the basketball court. And this weekend, our home town team has the chance to battle last season’s champs, the Illinois Heart . This is the moment we’ve all been waiting for! The women of the Inferno have been working relentlessly since January for the season and we want all of Houston to come out and support these talented wom...
  • Immigration Overload: Children at the border

    Immigration Overload: Children at the border

     

     

  • Border Crisis

    Border Crisis

    Friday, July 11 2014 5:12 PM EDT2014-07-11 21:12:17 GMT
    BORDER CRISIS: “Let Houston know you can’t see." People for sale. You've heard it before, but never like this. Houston is a hub for sex trafficking. It has been for years. But never at a time when thousands of foreign children are coming to our country alone. Albert Spratte is the sergeant at arms for Local 3307 with the National Border Patrol Council. He’s also a border patrol agent in McAllen, Texas. "You hear about sex trafficking. Some of these little boys, girls. (They’re) cute kids,” ...
    BORDER CRISIS: “Let Houston know you can’t see." People for sale. You've heard it before, but never like this. Houston is a hub for sex trafficking. It has been for years. But never at a time when thousands of foreign children are coming to our country alone. Albert Spratte is the sergeant at arms for Local 3307 with the National Border Patrol Council. He’s also a border patrol agent in McAllen, Texas. "You hear about sex trafficking. Some of these little boys, girls. (They’re) cute kids,” ...
  • First case of Chikungunya reported in Harris County

    First case of Chikungunya reported in Harris County

    Friday, July 11 2014 3:33 PM EDT2014-07-11 19:33:01 GMT
    The Harris County Public Health & Environmental Services has confirmed that a resident who traveled recently outside of the U.S. is diagnosed with the first case of Chikungunya in the county.
    The Harris County Public Health & Environmental Services has confirmed that a resident who traveled recently outside of the U.S. is diagnosed with the first case of Chikungunya in the county.
  • Houston Museum of Natural Science exhibit examines hurricanes, other natural disasters

    Houston Museum of Natural Science exhibit examines hurricanes, other natural disasters

    Friday, July 11 2014 1:45 PM EDT2014-07-11 17:45:25 GMT
    Visitors to the Houston Museum of Natural Science will have the opportunity to learn about hurricanes and other natural disasters develop as part of a timely exhibit that coincides with the Atlantic hurricane season.
    Visitors to the Houston Museum of Natural Science will have the opportunity to learn about hurricanes and other natural disasters develop as part of a timely exhibit that coincides with the Atlantic hurricane season.
  • Rosenberg GoPro Dad Captures Chaotic Brith, Video Goes Viral

    Rosenberg GoPro Dad Captures Chaotic Brith, Video Goes Viral

    Thursday, July 10 2014 11:38 PM EDT2014-07-11 03:38:10 GMT
    In this country it happens around 11,000 times each and every day.Those excruciating contractions come calling and Moms like Kristin Dickerson pop out of "gestation station" into full blown labor.Next stop, the hospital.The big difference on her recent 40 minute ramble to Texas Children's Hospital is that Kristen's husband Troy recorded every frantic second with a GoPro camera perched on his forehead."It was charged and ready to go, so I just wanted to get some of those shots on the way to th...
    In this country it happens around 11,000 times each and every day.Those excruciating contractions come calling and Moms like Kristin Dickerson pop out of "gestation station" into full blown labor.Next stop, the hospital.The big difference on her recent 40 minute ramble to Texas Children's Hospital is that Kristen's husband Troy recorded every frantic second with a GoPro camera perched on his forehead."It was charged and ready to go, so I just wanted to get some of those shots on the way to th...
  • 11 yr old dies of heart attack after 5K run

    11 yr old dies of heart attack after 5K run

    Thursday, July 10 2014 11:34 PM EDT2014-07-11 03:34:42 GMT
    An 11 year old is diagnosed with mere heartburn, then drops dead from a heart attack. His family is now trying to save other children as they wonder was enough done for their child. “That haunting thought is more than anyone should have to, you shouldn't have to think that every day,” explains Christina Pratt.When Mikey Pratt was 9-years old, “He came in and he pointed to his heart. I was standing in the kitchen and he said I feel like I'm going to die and we rushed him in our pajamas to the ...
    An 11 year old is diagnosed with mere heartburn, then drops dead from a heart attack. His family is now trying to save other children as they wonder was enough done for their child. “That haunting thought is more than anyone should have to, you shouldn't have to think that every day,” explains Christina Pratt.When Mikey Pratt was 9-years old, “He came in and he pointed to his heart. I was standing in the kitchen and he said I feel like I'm going to die and we rushed him in our pajamas to the ...
  • Man fight's to stay on Organ donor list

    Man fight's to stay on Organ donor list

    Thursday, July 10 2014 11:32 PM EDT2014-07-11 03:32:32 GMT
    Sean Caron waits for someone to call call him the news that heart and a liver are available to save his life . Just 132Jheart and liver transplants have been performed since 1988. Before he can receive an organ, he has to raise the $ 3500 a month for six months of the medications to keep the organs viable after the surgery.https://www.facebook.com/NewHeartForSean twitter: Sean Caron @NewHeartForSean Go Fund Me: http://www.gofundme.com/7fh1ek
    Sean Caron waits for someone to call call him the news that heart and a liver are available to save his life . Just 132Jheart and liver transplants have been performed since 1988. Before he can receive an organ, he has to raise the $ 3500 a month for six months of the medications to keep the organs viable after the surgery.https://www.facebook.com/NewHeartForSean twitter: Sean Caron @NewHeartForSean Go Fund Me: http://www.gofundme.com/7fh1ek
  • Investigators search for what caused fire in Kingwood

    Investigators search for what caused fire in Kingwood

    Thursday, July 10 2014 11:23 PM EDT2014-07-11 03:23:03 GMT
    A community is in morning andinvestigators continue to search for what caused a fire in Kingwood that lead to an HFD firefighter's death.Crews tell us the fire began yesterday at about 4 pm, but 30 minutes after the initial call, the flames were so intense HFD pulled a second alarm.Firefighters attacked the blaze and went inside not knowing if anyone was home. No people were inside, but it was 46 year old Daniel Groover, a 21 year HFD veteran, who was on the second floor with a crew when he c...
    A community is in morning andinvestigators continue to search for what caused a fire in Kingwood that lead to an HFD firefighter's death.Crews tell us the fire began yesterday at about 4 pm, but 30 minutes after the initial call, the flames were so intense HFD pulled a second alarm.Firefighters attacked the blaze and went inside not knowing if anyone was home. No people were inside, but it was 46 year old Daniel Groover, a 21 year HFD veteran, who was on the second floor with a crew when he c...
  • Spring home where six family members were murdered becomes makeshift memorial

    Spring home where six family members were murdered becomes makeshift memorial

    Thursday, July 10 2014 11:20 PM EDT2014-07-11 03:20:55 GMT
    Even though a day had passed since a 33-year-old man allegedly gunned down 6 family members shock and heartache continue to engulf a neighborhood in spring.
    Even though a day had passed since a 33-year-old man allegedly gunned down 6 family members shock and heartache continue to engulf a neighborhood in spring.
  • 15 year old survives in Spring family shooting

    15 year old survives in Spring family shooting

    Thursday, July 10 2014 10:04 PM EDT2014-07-11 02:04:50 GMT
    Fifteen year old Cassidy Stay is now orphaned."I just want to hold her," said a woman who fell to her knees and cried in front of the Stay family home. " I don't know her, but we can all imagine when we were young and 15."Investigators say Ron Haskell, who was once married to Cassidy's aunt and angry about the divorce, killed Cassidy's parents and all of her brothers and sisters. He tried to kill her too, but failed. Cassidy, pretended to be dead, then called 911 and managed to make a standof...
    Fifteen year old Cassidy Stay is now orphaned."I just want to hold her," said a woman who fell to her knees and cried in front of the Stay family home. " I don't know her, but we can all imagine when we were young and 15."Investigators say Ron Haskell, who was once married to Cassidy's aunt and angry about the divorce, killed Cassidy's parents and all of her brothers and sisters. He tried to kill her too, but failed. Cassidy, pretended to be dead, then called 911 and managed to make a standof...
  • Andre Johnson trade rumors

    Andre Johnson trade rumors

    Thursday, July 10 2014 7:37 PM EDT2014-07-10 23:37:14 GMT
    The rumors turned 610 sports radio into air Andre.. Two questions.. Is he serious about wanted to be traded and if so then what? "There's no why he's going to do that. He's 33 years old. He's had two great seasons. He got a chance to go to the Hall of Fame. He's not going to walk away from ten million dollars." Said Houston Chronicle blogger and guest John McClaine. So what gives? Why would the player many believe is the best player in franchise history put this out there? Only Johnson knows ...
    The rumors turned 610 sports radio into air Andre.. Two questions.. Is he serious about wanted to be traded and if so then what? "There's no why he's going to do that. He's 33 years old. He's had two great seasons. He got a chance to go to the Hall of Fame. He's not going to walk away from ten million dollars." Said Houston Chronicle blogger and guest John McClaine. So what gives? Why would the player many believe is the best player in franchise history put this out there? Only Johnson knows ...
  • Houston Fire Department Mourns Fallen Hero

    Houston Fire Department Mourns Fallen Hero

    Thursday, July 10 2014 7:32 PM EDT2014-07-10 23:32:41 GMT
    The Houston Fire Department mourns the loss of veteran firefighter Daniel Groover. The 46 year old died battling a raging fire in a vacant home in Kingwood Wednesday.There was an outpour of support at Station 104 in Kingwood DC where Groover was stationed. People brought flowers, balloons and signs."Just couldn't believe it. We lose them from time to time and it's never easy, but when its somebody that you know that you worked with that makes it tough," Retired Fire Captain Ronnie Koonce said...
    The Houston Fire Department mourns the loss of veteran firefighter Daniel Groover. The 46 year old died battling a raging fire in a vacant home in Kingwood Wednesday.There was an outpour of support at Station 104 in Kingwood DC where Groover was stationed. People brought flowers, balloons and signs."Just couldn't believe it. We lose them from time to time and it's never easy, but when its somebody that you know that you worked with that makes it tough," Retired Fire Captain Ronnie Koonce said...
  • East Harris County Arsonist

    East Harris County Arsonist

  • 2 adults, 4 children killed in Spring-area shooting

    2 adults, 4 children killed in Spring-area shooting

    Thursday, July 10 2014 3:12 PM EDT2014-07-10 19:12:07 GMT
    Following a standoff that lasted several hours in a north Harris County neighborhood, one man was arrested in the shooting deaths of six family members, including four children. One 15-year-old girl who survived the shooting incident is in a hospital.
    Following a standoff that lasted several hours in a north Harris County neighborhood, one man was arrested in the shooting deaths of six family members, including four children. One 15-year-old girl who survived the shooting incident is in a hospital.
  • What's going down H-town?

    What's going down H-town?

    Thursday, July 10 2014 2:45 PM EDT2014-07-10 18:45:51 GMT
    Sixth Annual Sealybration featuring Steve Wariner BPW Park Friday and Saturday http://sealycommunityfoundation.weebly.com/ Houston Symphony's Second Annual "Day of Music" Festival Jones Hall Noon – 10 pm http://www.Houstonsymphony.org Bayou City Outdoors hosts "Bikes, Bats, Brews Bicycles - All On Buffalo Bayou" Lee and Joe Jamail Skatepark Saturday 7:45 pm http://www.bayoucityoutdoors.com/ClubPortal/EventDetailPublic2.cfm?clubID=3EventID=201808mo=7 Rascal Flatts in concert with Sher...
    Sixth Annual Sealybration featuring Steve Wariner BPW Park Friday and Saturday http://sealycommunityfoundation.weebly.com/ Houston Symphony's Second Annual "Day of Music" Festival Jones Hall Noon – 10 pm http://www.Houstonsymphony.org Bayou City Outdoors hosts "Bikes, Bats, Brews Bicycles - All On Buffalo Bayou" Lee and Joe Jamail Skatepark Saturday 7:45 pm http://www.bayoucityoutdoors.com/ClubPortal/EventDetailPublic2.cfm?clubID=3EventID=201808mo=7 Rascal Flatts in concert with Sher...
  • Retail gasoline prices across Texas drop 2 cents

    Retail gasoline prices across Texas drop 2 cents

    Retail gasoline prices across Texas have declined 2 cents this week to reach $3.48 per gallon.
    Retail gasoline prices across Texas have declined 2 cents this week to reach $3.48 per gallon.
  • Three east Harris County homes set on fire within one week

    Three east Harris County homes set on fire within one week

    Thursday, July 10 2014 1:35 PM EDT2014-07-10 17:35:27 GMT
    The Harris County Fire Marshal's Office is seeking help from the public to find the person responsible for a series of fires that have damaged or destroyed three homes in the Sheldon area.
    The Harris County Fire Marshal's Office is seeking help from the public to find the person responsible for a series of fires that have damaged or destroyed three homes in the Sheldon area.
  • Colorful murals decorate the inside of this small high school building located in Southwest Houston

    Colorful murals decorate the inside of this small high school building located in Southwest Houston

    Thursday, July 10 2014 11:28 AM EDT2014-07-10 15:28:00 GMT
    "it's been eight years of really being with these students"It's in these classrooms, that many undocumented teens tell their stories of coming to the United States in hopes of living the American Dream. The schools name "Liberty" says it all, that's what many of these youngsters are looking for."For me it was very hard to start a new life, in a new country. I had to meet new people," says Ronald Pojoy.Ronald Pojoy was one of those immigrant kids who crossed that border. Originally from ???? h...
    "it's been eight years of really being with these students"It's in these classrooms, that many undocumented teens tell their stories of coming to the United States in hopes of living the American Dream. The schools name "Liberty" says it all, that's what many of these youngsters are looking for."For me it was very hard to start a new life, in a new country. I had to meet new people," says Ronald Pojoy.Ronald Pojoy was one of those immigrant kids who crossed that border. Originally from ???? h...
  • Houston-area man records rush to hospital, birth

    Houston-area man records rush to hospital, birth

    A husband with a camera on his head has recorded the frantic drive to a Houston hospital with his in-labor wife and the birth of their son in the parking lot.
    A husband with a camera on his head has recorded the frantic drive to a Houston hospital with his in-labor wife and the birth of their son in the parking lot.
  • Houston Firefighter Dies In The Line Of Duty

    Houston Firefighter Dies In The Line Of Duty

    Wednesday, July 9 2014 11:22 PM EDT2014-07-10 03:22:31 GMT
    A firefighter has passed after battling a blaze in Kingwood.46-year-old Daniel Groover was with HFD for 21 years, according to Houston Firefighter Association.We were told that Groover was inside the burning residence on Mistletoe Lane when the department lost radio contact with him during the fire.Around 4 o clock is when the Fire Chief says a call came in to HFD saying "firefighter down in the back yard".He was brought to Kingwood Medical Center where he passed away.Mayor Annise Parker com...
    A firefighter has passed after battling a blaze in Kingwood.46-year-old Daniel Groover was with HFD for 21 years, according to Houston Firefighter Association.We were told that Groover was inside the burning residence on Mistletoe Lane when the department lost radio contact with him during the fire.Around 4 o clock is when the Fire Chief says a call came in to HFD saying "firefighter down in the back yard".He was brought to Kingwood Medical Center where he passed away.Mayor Annise Parker com...
  • Shell's Deepwater Drilling (Part 3)

    Shell's Deepwater Drilling (Part 3)

  • Immigration Overload: Mayor Parker Reacts

    Immigration Overload: Mayor Parker Reacts

    Wednesday, July 9 2014 8:18 PM EDT2014-07-10 00:18:16 GMT
    Tuesday League City and Galveston County passed ordinances banning undocumented children flooding our borders from entering, but Houston Mayor Annie Parker says they would be welcomed here. They welcome mat is more theoretical than anything else. She says the feds have not asked Houston for help and she says even if they did get a request, the city doesn’t have a vacant facility that would be suitable as a detention center. She knows Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee and federal officials tour...
    Tuesday League City and Galveston County passed ordinances banning undocumented children flooding our borders from entering, but Houston Mayor Annie Parker says they would be welcomed here. They welcome mat is more theoretical than anything else. She says the feds have not asked Houston for help and she says even if they did get a request, the city doesn’t have a vacant facility that would be suitable as a detention center. She knows Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee and federal officials tour...
  • Local Water Rates On The Rise In Montgomery County

    Local Water Rates On The Rise In Montgomery County

    Wednesday, July 9 2014 7:18 PM EDT2014-07-09 23:18:16 GMT
    Oil isn’t the only precious commodity here in the Houston area. Water is also big business. This next story comes from our partners with Community Impact Newspaper The Woodlands edition.You can’t tell a difference between James Stinson’s lawn in The Woodlands and his neighbors. But Stinson uses only rainwater to keep his green.“I don't have an irrigation system here, so we depend on rainwater and my yard looks OK to me,” Stinson said.Stinson is the general manager of The Woodlands Joint Power...
    Oil isn’t the only precious commodity here in the Houston area. Water is also big business. This next story comes from our partners with Community Impact Newspaper The Woodlands edition.You can’t tell a difference between James Stinson’s lawn in The Woodlands and his neighbors. But Stinson uses only rainwater to keep his green.“I don't have an irrigation system here, so we depend on rainwater and my yard looks OK to me,” Stinson said.Stinson is the general manager of The Woodlands Joint Power...
  • American injured in the Running Of the Bull in Spain

    American injured in the Running Of the Bull in Spain

  • Former New Orleans Mayor During Hurricane Katrina Gets Sentenced to 10 Years

    Former New Orleans Mayor During Hurricane Katrina Gets Sentenced to 10 Years

  • FBI releases surveillance photos in Spring-area bank robbery

    FBI releases surveillance photos in Spring-area bank robbery

    Wednesday, July 9 2014 5:17 PM EDT2014-07-09 21:17:49 GMT
    The FBI Bank Robbery Task Force is seeking help from the public to identify a man who robbed a bank in Spring on Monday.
    The FBI Bank Robbery Task Force is seeking help from the public to identify a man who robbed a bank in Spring on Monday.
  • Galena Park Mayor Proposes Investigation to Break Stalemate

    Galena Park Mayor Proposes Investigation to Break Stalemate

    Wednesday, July 9 2014 4:15 PM EDT2014-07-09 20:15:30 GMT
    These days in Galena Park you will see a good bit of railroading - both traditional and political. In this town of 11,000 the newly elected mayor has alleged corruption and tried to clean house at City Hall."Those monies belong to the taxpayers and I believe they deserve their money back," said Mayor Esmeralda Moya.But the City Commission doesn't see it that way reversing every termination the new Mayor has made including that of controversial City Administrator Robert Pruett, a former police...
    These days in Galena Park you will see a good bit of railroading - both traditional and political. In this town of 11,000 the newly elected mayor has alleged corruption and tried to clean house at City Hall."Those monies belong to the taxpayers and I believe they deserve their money back," said Mayor Esmeralda Moya.But the City Commission doesn't see it that way reversing every termination the new Mayor has made including that of controversial City Administrator Robert Pruett, a former police...
  • Banker pleads guilty to stealing nearly $800K

    Banker pleads guilty to stealing nearly $800K

    A 33-year-old Houston banker has pleaded guilty to a federal charge that he stole nearly $800,000 from the accounts of a person from Nigeria who had died.
    A 33-year-old Houston banker has pleaded guilty to a federal charge that he stole nearly $800,000 from the accounts of a person from Nigeria who had died.
  • Houston SPCA extends Independence Day special $4 adoption fees

    Houston SPCA extends Independence Day special $4 adoption fees

    Wednesday, July 9 2014 1:34 PM EDT2014-07-09 17:34:47 GMT
    Independence Day has come and gone, but the Houston SPCA will continue offering the opportunity for approved pet adopters to bring home a kitten, cat, or dog home for the cost of only $4 per pet (with a limit of no more than two for each home).
    Independence Day has come and gone, but the Houston SPCA will continue offering the opportunity for approved pet adopters to bring home a kitten, cat, or dog home for the cost of only $4 per pet (with a limit of no more than two for each home).
  • Off-duty deputy shoots man during confrontation

    Off-duty deputy shoots man during confrontation

    Wednesday, July 9 2014 12:07 PM EDT2014-07-09 16:07:02 GMT
    An off-duty deputy constable shoots a man during a confrontation in northwest Harris County. That man later died at a hospital.
    An off-duty deputy constable shoots a man during a confrontation in northwest Harris County. That man later died at a hospital.
  • Texas man dies in fall at New Mexico state park

    Texas man dies in fall at New Mexico state park

    Authorities in southwestern New Mexico say a 50-year-old Texas man is dead after falling approximately 75 feet from a mountain in Rockhound State Park southeast of Deming.
    Authorities in southwestern New Mexico say a 50-year-old Texas man is dead after falling approximately 75 feet from a mountain in Rockhound State Park southeast of Deming.
  • Seven people rescued after van plunges into bayou

    Seven people rescued after van plunges into bayou

    Wednesday, July 9 2014 8:41 AM EDT2014-07-09 12:41:48 GMT
    A team of firefighters rescue seven men who were trapped in a van that plunged into a northeast Houston bayou.
    A team of firefighters rescue seven men who were trapped in a van that plunged into a northeast Houston bayou.
  • Shell's Deepwater Drilling (Part 2)

    Shell's Deepwater Drilling (Part 2)

  • Beer Vending Machine Makes Debut At The Ballpark

    Beer Vending Machine Makes Debut At The Ballpark

  • Police recreate hot car death of 22 month old to establish timeline

    Police recreate hot car death of 22 month old to establish timeline

  • Houston Eats: Mikki's Cafe

    Houston Eats: Mikki's Cafe

  • DROWNING is SILENT

    DROWNING is SILENT

  • Friendswoods 119th Celebration

    Friendswoods 119th Celebration

  • Local streets have become a kill zone

    Local streets have become a kill zone

  • League City council member moves forward with plan to close community's boarder

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