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Florida kids miss school, police arrest 18 parents

Florida kids miss school, police arrest 18 parentsThe warrants each carry a $1,500 bond.
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  • 1 day, 9 hours ago
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Surveillance photos shows ID theft suspect

Surveillance photos shows ID theft suspectInvestigators are seeking the public's assistance in identifying the person(s) involved in a string of car burglaries and identity thefts.
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  • 1 day, 13 hours ago
News

Two dead in shooting at Ben Taub Hospital

Two dead in shooting at Ben Taub HospitalThe shooting happened about 2:15 p.m. in the hospital's outpatient pharmacy.
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  • 1 day, 13 hours ago
Crime

Deputies: Man in critical condition after being shot 3 times

Deputies: Man in critical condition after being shot 3 timesA 60-year-old man is in critical condition after being shot three times Tuesday night in north Harris County, deputies said.
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  • 1 day, 13 hours ago
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Police: Man arrested after driving around with dead woman

Police: Man arrested after driving around with dead womanAlvin police arrested a man accused of strangling a woman at a motel and then driving around with her body before calling police to report the crime.
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  • 1 day, 14 hours ago
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Man shot, killed during drug-related home invasion in NW Harris County

Man shot, killed during drug-related home invasion in NW Harris CountyA man died during a drug-related home invasion in northwest Harris County early Wednesday.
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  • 1 day, 16 hours ago
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Police searching for 3 suspects after robbery at Popeyes in N. Harris County

Police searching for 3 suspects after robbery at Popeyes in N. Harris CountyPolice are searching for three suspects after an armed robbery at a Popeye's restaurant in north Harris County around lunchtime Wednesday.
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  • 1 day, 16 hours ago
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2 arrested after SW Houston robberies

2 arrested after SW Houston robberiesIt was around 12:30 a.m. Wednesday when 911 started receiving calls about two suspects robbing people walking
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  • 1 day, 22 hours ago
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UH student assaulted during late-night robbery

UH student assaulted during late-night robberyUH police said the crime happened just before 9 p.m. in the 3800 block of Elgin Street near parking lot 15H
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  • 2 days ago
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Serial cat killer targeting Houston neighborhoods

Serial cat killer targeting Houston neighborhoodsThe reward amount is now nearly $25,000.
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  • 2 days, 6 hours ago
News

Video: Clerk fights off robber with bug spray

Video: Clerk fights off robber with bug sprayVideo: Clerk fights off robber with bug spray
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  • 2 days, 8 hours ago
Crime

Houston man arrested, accused of hiding drugs in Jesus candles

Houston man arrested, accused of hiding drugs in Jesus candlesA Houston man is accused of using religious candles to smuggle drugs.
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  • 2 days, 11 hours ago
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Houston teen accused of trying to kill baby being investigated in death of toddler

Houston teen accused of trying to kill baby being investigated in death of toddlerA Houston teen accused of smothering her baby is now being investigated in Mississippi where another child died last year.
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  • 2 days, 11 hours ago
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Sting nabs suspected child sex predator in Fort Bend County

Sting nabs suspected child sex predator in Fort Bend CountyAn online sting helped nab a man charged with sexually assaulting a child in Fort Bend County.
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  • 2 days, 12 hours ago
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HPD: Couple arrested, accused of having sex in movie theater

HPD: Couple arrested, accused of having sex in movie theaterA couple was arrested over the weekend after they were allegedly caught having sex in a restroom at a movie theater, Houston police said.
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  • 2 days, 12 hours ago
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Suspects arrested after SWAT response to North Harris County home invasion

Suspects arrested after SWAT response to North Harris County home invasionFive home invasion suspects were arrested after a SWAT response in north Harris County.
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  • 2 days, 13 hours ago
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Stepdad accused of attacking boy with broomstick

Stepdad accused of attacking boy with broomstickA 14-year-old boy nearly lost his eye after his stepfather allegedly shoved a broomstick in it, according to court documents.
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  • 2 days, 15 hours ago
Neighborhood

Aggressive panhandlers harassing residents in northwest Houston

Aggressive panhandlers harassing residents in northwest HoustonPeople in Shepherd Forest say the situation has gotten worse and they want something done about it so they can run errands in peace.
  • Neighborhood
  • 2 days, 19 hours ago
Crime

False alarm leads to drug arrests at S. Houston smoke shop

False alarm leads to drug arrests at S. Houston smoke shopIt started as a burglary call, but Houston police couldn't believe what they found when they arrived at a smoke shop south Houston early Tuesday.
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  • 2 days, 22 hours ago
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Students, parents react to charges against Pasadena teacher

Students, parents react to charges against Pasadena teacherStudents, parents react to charges against Pasadena teacher
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  • 2 days, 23 hours ago
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Home invaders posing as delivery men target Houston neighborhoods

Home invaders posing as delivery men target Houston neighborhoodsMemorial Villages Police believe the crooks were sitting in a car right outside the home when they saw the real UPS man make his delivery
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  • 3 days, 6 hours ago
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HPD investigating possible connections to accused serial killer

HPD investigating possible connections to accused serial killerHouston police have not linked Vann to any killings here, but want to be sure because of his ties to Texas
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  • 3 days, 12 hours ago
News

Teen mom accused of trying to suffocate baby

Teen mom accused of trying to suffocate babyCynthia Wood, 19, is charged with attempted capital murder.
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  • 3 days, 13 hours ago
Crime

Pasadena teacher charged with improper relationship with student

Pasadena teacher charged with improper relationship with studentA Pasadena High School teacher has been charged with having an improper relationship with a child, a second-degree felony.
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  • 3 days, 14 hours ago
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Juvenile arrested in fatal stabbing of homeless man

Juvenile arrested in fatal stabbing of homeless manHouston police have arrested a 16-year-old suspect in the fatal stabbing of a homeless man who was found at in the Greenspoint area on August 15.
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  • 3 days, 16 hours ago
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Robbers attempt to steal armored truck

Robbers attempt to steal armored truckAn armored truck driver saved herself by giving two robbers her gun. It happened on Cullen near Reed in southeast Houston.
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  • 3 days, 16 hours ago
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3 suspects caught on camera burglarizing W. Houston home

3 suspects caught on camera burglarizing W. Houston homeHouston police are looking for three burglary suspects who took their child on the ride with them during their crime spree.
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  • 3 days, 19 hours ago
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Police chase ends in crash near Gulf Freeway; suspect remains at large

Police chase ends in crash near Gulf Freeway; suspect remains at largeA suspect is on the run after a police chase ended in a crash near the Gulf Freeway early Monday in southeast Houston.
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  • 3 days, 21 hours ago
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HPD investigating possible murder-suicide

HPD investigating possible murder-suicideDaughter found mother, stepfather dead in bedroom
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  • 4 days, 12 hours ago
College

WVU fans riot after win over Baylor

WVU fans riot after win over BaylorCrowds pushed over street lights and threw rocks, beer bottles and other items at public safety personnel
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  • 4 days, 12 hours ago
Local

Thieves leave store empty handed

Thieves leave store empty handedRobbers attempt to steal ATM
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  • 4 days, 13 hours ago
Crime

5 craziest crimes of the week

5 craziest crimes of the weekA drug suspect with an almost-genius getaway plan and a woman thrown in the clink for a messy yard are among the weirdest crime stories of the week
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  • 5 days, 17 hours ago
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Suspects ram police car during attempted getaway

Suspects ram police car during attempted getawayWhat should have been a routine traffic stop turned into a chase for a pair of Houston police officers
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  • 5 days, 18 hours ago
Local

Drunk driver crashes into off-duty police officer

Drunk driver crashes into off-duty police officerNeither the driver nor officer were injured
  • Local
  • 5 days, 19 hours ago
Crime

Confession makes man one of the biggest serial killers

Confession makes man one of the biggest serial killersThe spate of unexplained killings in the city in central Brazil provoked public anger and panic
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  • 6 days, 11 hours ago
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Photos: HCSO's Wanted Fugitives of the Week

Photos: HCSO's Wanted Fugitives of the WeekThe Harris County Sheriff's Office has identified three women and seven men as the department's "Wanted Fugitives of the Week."
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  • 6 days, 16 hours ago