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Animals

Man attacked by two pit bulls in north Houston

Man attacked by two pit bulls in north HoustonAfter another attack, the owner of the dogs has turned them over to be euthanized
  • Animals
  • 20 hours, 48 minutes ago
Crime

Security guard charged with sexual assault of a child

Security guard charged with sexual assault of a childThe 49-year-old man is being held under $30,000 bond
  • Crime
  • 21 hours, 34 minutes ago
Crime

Massive parking lot brawl outside of club caught on tape

Massive parking lot brawl outside of club caught on tapePrecinct 4 is trying to identify those who took part in the brawl.
  • Crime
  • 1 day, 17 hours ago
Texas

Texas Rangers investigating Victoria officer after Taser used on senior citizen

Texas Rangers investigating Victoria officer after Taser used on senior citizenThe chief of the Victoria Police Department spoke out Wednesday about a viral video that shows one of his officers arresting and using a Taser on a 76-year-old man.
  • Texas
  • 22 hours, 3 minutes ago
Local

Single mother of four wins Gallery Furniture giveaway

Single mother of four wins Gallery Furniture giveawayGallery is not saying how much it spends on the giveaway. Furniture will continue to be delivered through the weekend.
  • Local
  • 21 hours, 58 minutes ago
Events

Photos: Baby boom at the Houston Zoo

Photos: Baby boom at the Houston ZooA November baby boom has kept zookeepers busy at the Houston Zoo. The most recent addition arrived on November 29 when Louise gave birth to a rare mandrill. They are known for their striking facial features, including blue ridges on their muzzles and a bright red...
  • Events
  • 3 hours, 40 minutes ago
Crime

HPD officer hospitalized after being dragged by vehicle

HPD officer hospitalized after being dragged by vehicleA police officer is in the hospital with broken bones after a violent run-in with a suspected car burglar overnight in southeast Houston.
  • Crime
  • 22 hours, 39 minutes ago
Crime

HPD releases surveillance video of GameStop robbery

HPD releases surveillance video of GameStop robberyTwo men walked in and one pointed a gun at a employee, demanding money.
  • Crime
  • 21 hours, 56 minutes ago
Local

Houston painting company brightens holiday season for cancer patient

Houston painting company brightens holiday season for cancer patientA Houston painting company has brightened the holiday season for a cancer patient.
  • Local
  • 21 hours, 50 minutes ago
Crime

HPD says resident shot in the head during possible home invasion

HPD says resident shot in the head during possible home invasionPolice are investigating a possible home invasion that ended with a man being shot in the head overnight in east Houston.
  • Crime
  • 1 day, 6 hours ago
Local

1 airlifted, 2 others injured after SUV rear-ends Santa Fe ISD bus

1 airlifted, 2 others injured after SUV rear-ends Santa Fe ISD busPolice have responded to the scene of a school bus accident along Highway 6 Wednesday morning.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 2 hours ago
Business

Buc-ee's in Baytown open in time for the holidays

Buc-ee's in Baytown open in time for the holidaysBright and early Wednesday morning, the doors opened for the first time at the Buc-ee's in Baytown, in time for the holiday.
  • Business
  • 1 day, 2 hours ago
Crime

Dad claims son was high on Xanax during police chase

Dad claims son was high on Xanax during police chasePolice say speeds reached over 100 mph.
  • Crime
  • 1 day, 17 hours ago
Crime

Army veteran wounded in Mr. Gatti's robbery

Army veteran wounded in Mr. Gatti's robberyA reward is being offered for information in a violent robbery that left a war veteran with gunshot wounds to his face.
  • Crime
  • 2 days, 4 hours ago
Local

Texas City truck seen on Islamic military group's Twitter feed

Texas City truck seen on Islamic military group's Twitter feedBut the small town business is now dealing with the fallout of angry, even threatening, phone calls from all over the country.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 20 hours ago
Traffic

Traffic Alert: METRORail halted after 18-wheeler wreck in Medical Center

Traffic Alert: METRORail halted after 18-wheeler wreck in Medical CenterAn 18-wheeler hit a power pole Wednesday morning in the Medical Center.
  • Traffic
  • 1 day, 4 hours ago
Local

HPD, HCSO will get body cams in 2015

HPD, HCSO will get body cams in 2015HPD hopes to equip all 3,900 uniformed officers with cameras by next November, while the sheriff hopes to have all 900 of his patrol deputies wearing cameras by next April.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 23 hours ago
Local

Man sets himself on fire on steps of old Civil Courthouse

Man sets himself on fire on steps of old Civil CourthouseA bizarre scene stunned bystanders at the old Civil Courthouse in downtown Houston Tuesday.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 23 hours ago
Local

Grand jury deliberating whether to indict HPD officer in shooting death

Grand jury deliberating whether to indict HPD officer in shooting deathThe grand jury is scheduled to reconvene Thursday.
  • Local
  • 2 hours, 57 minutes ago
Crime

Attorneys for Katy man convicted of killing pregnant wife says info was withheld

Attorneys for Katy man convicted of killing pregnant wife says info was withheldIt's the question everyone wants to know: Is a former football coach from Katy serving time for a crime he didn't commit?
  • Crime
  • 1 day, 21 hours ago
Local

50 kids get holiday shopping spree thanks to police groups

50 kids get holiday shopping spree thanks to police groupsFifty children got a holiday shopping spree Tuesday thanks to police groups.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 21 hours ago
Features

6th grader has special request for Santa

6th grader has special request for SantaOne little girl is asking Santa for new organs for her sick father.
  • Features
  • 1 day, 17 hours ago
Holidays

Salvation Army fills PODS with Christmas toys

Salvation Army fills PODS with Christmas toysSanta's helpers were hard at work today.
  • Holidays
  • 1 day, 20 hours ago
Crime

3 suspects arrested after long police chase

3 suspects arrested after long police chaseThe chase ended on Ella at Beltway 8.
  • Crime
  • 1 day, 22 hours ago
Crime

Police: Body found in car near Sterling High School

Police: Body found in car near Sterling High SchoolA body was been found inside a car near Sterling High School in southeast Houston, police said.
  • Crime
  • 2 days, 2 hours ago
NFL

7-year-old sends J.J. Watt his autographed jersey

7-year-old sends J.J. Watt his autographed jerseyJ.J. Watt likely gets thousands of fan letters but a recent one from a 7-year-old boy caught his attention.
  • NFL
  • 2 days, 5 hours ago
Investigations

I-Team: Gas-selling gimmick could cost you $1 more per gallon

I-Team: Gas-selling gimmick could cost you $1 more per gallonThe big difference is in the small print.
  • Investigations
  • 2 days, 6 hours ago