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Uber, city reach last-minute agreement

Uber, city reach last-minute agreementUber sent Mayor Annise Parker a six-page memo outlining changes the company has already made and will make going forward to make sure Houstonians get home safely
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  • 1 day, 12 hours ago
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Man arrested on suspected DWI after hit and run

Man arrested on suspected DWI after hit and runHOUSTON - A man was arrested after a hit and run involving a Harris County Sheriff's deputy early Saturday morning.
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  • 15 hours, 53 minutes ago
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Mayor: Judge rules in favor of Houston Equal Rights Ordinance

Mayor: Judge rules in favor of Houston Equal Rights OrdinanceA judge has ruled in favor of the Houston Equal Rights Office, according to Mayor Parker's office.
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  • 1 day, 13 hours ago
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SUV crashes into bayou with young boy inside

SUV crashes into bayou with young boy insideA witness said he noticed the driver of the SUV either pass out or fall asleep moments before the accident.
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  • 1 day, 14 hours ago
Crime

Couple arrested after chase with small children in the car

Couple arrested after chase with small children in the carWitnesses say they hit a motorist before police were able to stop them.
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  • 1 day, 13 hours ago
Crime

Baptism sends Tomball hospital suspect back to jail

Baptism sends Tomball hospital suspect back to jailThe man at the center of a hostage standoff at Tomball Regional Medical Center is back in jail after a Harris County Criminal Court judge revoked his bond Friday morning.
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  • 1 day, 13 hours ago
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Police looking for man who allegedly assaulted girl at Michael's

Police looking for man who allegedly assaulted girl at Michael'sIf you have any information, call Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.
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  • 1 day, 16 hours ago
Crime

Pit bull killed, owner wounded in officer-involved shooting NW Houston

Pit bull killed, owner wounded in officer-involved shooting NW HoustonA pit bull is dead and the dog's owner was wounded during an officer-involved shooting overnight in northwest Houston.
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  • 1 day, 19 hours ago
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Constables: Dad fatally shoots daughter's boyfriend

Constables: Dad fatally shoots daughter's boyfriendDeputy constables said a Humble-area dad shot and killed his daughter's boyfriend as the young man arrived to pick up the girl Thursday
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  • 2 days, 1 hour ago
Weather

Fallen tree damages SUV, blocks in pregnant couple in The Heights

Fallen tree damages SUV, blocks in pregnant couple in The HeightsCrews have begun removing two big trees that fell over in The Heights overnight Thursday into Friday morning.
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  • 1 day, 17 hours ago
Traffic

Driver trapped in rollover crash on Gulf Freeway

Driver trapped in rollover crash on Gulf FreewayThe Gulf Freeway was backed up early Friday due to a rollover crash.
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  • 1 day, 22 hours ago
Crime

Altercation between 2 men, woman leads to shooting downtown

Altercation between 2 men, woman leads to shooting downtownAn altercation involving two men and a woman ended in a shooting overnight in downtown Houston.
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  • 2 days ago
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Houston restaurant owner injured in Lufkin plane crash

Houston restaurant owner injured in Lufkin plane crashA small twin-engine airplane crashed along Highway 59 south of Lufkin early Friday.
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  • 1 day, 14 hours ago
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Woman hit by fleeing fugitive recounts terrifying accident

Woman hit by fleeing fugitive recounts terrifying accidentAndrea Espino was behind the wheel of the white car when Frank "Trey" Shephard plowed into her as he tried to evade Houston police Wednesday.
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  • 2 days, 7 hours ago
Weather

Storms knock down trees, damage buildings

Storms knock down trees, damage buildingsTrees uprooted, roofs destroyed and flooding across the greater Houston area on Thursday.
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  • 2 days ago
Health

BP-MS 150 Bike Ride spin class

BP-MS 150 Bike Ride spin classMore than 12,000 riders are preparing to take their mark for the BP MA 150 bike ride from Houston to Austin. But this year, some folks will ride right along with them without ever hitting the road.
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  • 1 day, 22 hours ago
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CultureMap Moment: This weekend it's time to "Give 5"

CultureMap Moment: This weekend it's time to "Give 5"KHOU 11's Lily Jang reports on a project to give back to the bayou in the form of education and research
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  • 1 day, 21 hours ago
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Man's backyard floods with feces when it rains

Man's backyard floods with feces when it rainsA Hitchcock man has a situation in his backyard that really stinks.
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  • 2 days, 12 hours ago
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Eye in the sky: Local constables using drones to fight crime

Eye in the sky: Local constables using drones to fight crimeThe Harris County Precinct 1 Constable's Office said the two drones are game changers in getting intel before serving search warrants, on SWAT situations and even looking for escaped inmates.
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  • 2 days, 11 hours ago
Health

Free cancer screenings held at Memorial Hermann-TMC Friday

Free cancer screenings held at Memorial Hermann-TMC FridayThe free screenings will take place between 10 a.m.-2 p.m. on the 27th floor of the Memorial Hermann Medical Plaza at 6400 Fannin Street.
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  • 2 days, 7 hours ago
Business

Schlumberger announces layoffs to 11,000 employees

Schlumberger announces layoffs to 11,000 employeesThe layoffs will affect the company's global workforce
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  • 2 days, 13 hours ago
Politics

Mayor: 'City is better than when I took office'

Mayor: 'City is better than when I took office'Annise Parker said in her final State of the City address that Houston's next mayor will face a series of challenges
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  • 2 days, 12 hours ago
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Clear Creek ISD student falls from 3rd floor

Clear Creek ISD student falls from 3rd floorA Clear Creek ISD student taking classes at San Jacinto College South was injured in a fall from a 3rd floor balcony Thursday morning
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  • 2 days, 19 hours ago
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Texas City remembers history's deadliest industrial disaster

Texas City remembers history's deadliest industrial disaster"Took us three days to find Uncle Joe," she said.
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  • 2 days, 12 hours ago
Crime

Investigators: Son claims parents were 'evil people who needed to die'

Investigators: Son claims parents were 'evil people who needed to die'New details were revealed Thursday in the case of a 26-year-old man accused of killing his parents in their southwest Houston home.
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  • 2 days, 17 hours ago
Crime

UHD professor saves student from assault

UHD professor saves student from assaultThe University of Houston-Downtown says a professor stepped in last week when he heard an assault in progress in a campus bathroom
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  • 2 days, 11 hours ago
Crime

Police: Accused shoplifters abandoned children at Walmart

Police: Accused shoplifters abandoned children at WalmartThey were spotted opening food packages and feeding their children, according to court documents.
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  • 2 days, 17 hours ago