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Perfect weekend weather ahead; in the 80s

Perfect weekend weather ahead; in the 80sPerfect weekend weather ahead with temps in the 80s
  • Weather
  • 35 minutes ago
Weird

Broken traffic signal flips off pedestrians

Broken traffic signal flips off pedestriansAn official suspects the explicit signal on South College uses outdated LED (light-emitting diode) technology, which likely caused the malfunction.
  • Weird
  • 9 hours, 48 minutes ago
Rockets

James Harden on MVP-level rise: 'All I needed was time'

James Harden on MVP-level rise: 'All I needed was time'James Harden has the MVP narrative to go along with his MVP play. And he admits to thinking about the award.
  • Rockets
  • 12 hours, 44 minutes ago
Investigations

Joplin files lawsuit against former Sugar Land mayor, company

Joplin files lawsuit against former Sugar Land mayor, companyThis week, the tornado-ravaged city of Joplin, Mo., filed a lawsuit against David Wallace, his company and former business partner Costa Bajjali
  • Investigations
  • 31 minutes ago
Nation

Review: Cartel funded sex parties of DEA agents

Review: Cartel funded sex parties of DEA agentsMishandling of allegations of loud parties, prostitutes and harassment are cited in Justice report.
  • Nation
  • 15 hours, 23 minutes ago
Texas

Big rig causes bridge collapse, killing one in Central Texas

Big rig causes bridge collapse, killing one in Central TexasAt least one person is dead after a crash along Interstate 35 in Salado
  • Texas
  • 6 hours, 38 minutes ago
Crime

Student stabbed at Clear Brook High School

Student stabbed at Clear Brook High SchoolAn altercation between two students led to one stabbing the other in the leg, abdomen and neck.
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  • 14 hours, 45 minutes ago
Politics

Family business: Two presidents help Jeb Bush raise Texas money

Family business: Two presidents help Jeb Bush raise Texas moneyJeb Bush understands his famous last name carries not only the weight of history, but also the baggage of politics
  • Politics
  • 13 hours, 8 minutes ago
Nation

Records: Mom forced child to put dead sister in freezer

Records: Mom forced child to put dead sister in freezerMitchelle Blair was arraigned on child abuse charges and ordered held on a $1 million cash bond.
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  • 14 hours, 33 minutes ago
Houston Astros

Astros' unsigned No. 1 pick Aiken announces Tommy John surgery

Astros' unsigned No. 1 pick Aiken announces Tommy John surgeryThe 18-year-old Aiken was pitching for the IMG Academy to prepare for this year's draft
  • Houston Astros
  • 9 hours, 26 minutes ago
Local

Newborn baby found dead in north Harris County garage

Newborn baby found dead in north Harris County garageThe baby's mother showed up at Memorial Hermann Northwest Hospital early Thursday and told employees she had given birth last Friday.
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  • 14 hours, 7 minutes ago
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Suspects in custody after police chase in SE Houston

Suspects in custody after police chase in SE HoustonThe suspects crashed outside of Thomas Middle School and attempted to flee on the school grounds
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  • 6 hours, 34 minutes ago
Texas

Body of student found in marshy area of South Padre Island

Body of student found in marshy area of South Padre IslandPolice have found the body of a college student who was reported missing following a spring break trip to South Texas.
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  • 17 hours, 27 minutes ago
Nation

Blast, fire erupt in NYC's East Village; 19 hurt

Blast, fire erupt in NYC's East Village; 19 hurtFour hospitalized in critical condition after possible gas explosion, officials say
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  • 8 hours, 13 minutes ago
Nation

Family thinks death of man was tied to edible pot

Family thinks death of man was tied to edible potHe was not depressed, suicidal before the drug, his mother says.
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  • 13 hours, 53 minutes ago
Crime

Composite sketch released in N. Freeway 'road rage' shooting

Composite sketch released in N. Freeway 'road rage' shootingInvestigators have released a composite sketch of the man who shot and wounded a driver during a 'road rage' incident in north Harris County last Friday.
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  • 18 hours, 21 minutes ago
Crime

Texas City PD releases composite sketch of murder suspect

Texas City PD releases composite sketch of murder suspectPolice have now released a sketch of a murder suspect who gunned down a barber over the weekend.
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  • 17 hours, 8 minutes ago
Politics

Gov. Abbott calls for reform of child protection in Texas

Gov. Abbott calls for reform of child protection in TexasAbbott asked for $40 million more in new funding for the chronically underfunded and understaffed department, and increased oversight of child safety placement
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  • 8 hours, 53 minutes ago
Texas

Bexar County woman finds her dog mutilated, left for dead

Bexar County woman finds her dog mutilated, left for deadA Bexar County woman is pleading for the community's help to find the person responsible for mutilating her dog.
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  • 1 day, 1 hour ago
Destinations

The most anticipated new roller coasters of 2015

The most anticipated new roller coasters of 2015Since the dawn of amusement parks, roller coasters have been the kings of the midway. But the coaster class of 2015 has evolved -- in some cases, dramatically -- from the rides' early days.
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  • 1 day, 16 hours ago
Texas

Judge in Texas blocks federal rules change for gay couples

Judge in Texas blocks federal rules change for gay couplesA federal judge in Texas has blocked temporarily federal rules that would have expanded medical leave benefits to some gay couples
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  • 9 hours, 14 minutes ago
Health

Indiana declares emergency over HIV outbreak

Indiana declares emergency over HIV outbreakHealth officials say there have been 79 new HIV infections confirmed since January in a county with only about 24,000 residents
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  • 10 hours, 6 minutes ago
Houston Rockets

James Harden on MVP-level rise: 'All I needed was time'

James Harden on MVP-level rise: 'All I needed was time'Like it or not, narrative matters when it comes to the NBA's MVP race.
  • Houston Rockets
  • 18 minutes ago
Crime

League City woman charged with prostitution after police sting

League City woman charged with prostitution after police stingA woman accused of prostitution was caught after she allegedly handed out business cards for her services along I-45
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  • 6 hours, 37 minutes ago
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