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911's deadly flaw: Lack of location data

911's deadly flaw: Lack of location dataTechnology shortfall can lead to tragic results, national investigation shows.
  • News
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Investigations

Lost on the Line: 911 may not be able to find your cell phone in an emergency

Lost on the Line: 911 may not be able to find your cell phone in an emergencyIn a world where your cell phone can pinpoint where you are on a map, or send a car to your front door, the KHOU 11 News I-Team discovered that same potentially life-saving location information may never make it to emergency dispatchers.
  • Investigations
  • 1 month ago
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Watching Out For You: Beware of phone scam claiming to be IRS

Watching Out For You: Beware of phone scam claiming to be IRSWe're "Watching Out For You" and your money again.
  • Investigations
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
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I-Team: Nearly 2,000 potholes filled since 'pothole patrol' launched

I-Team: Nearly 2,000 potholes filled since 'pothole patrol' launchedMost motorists welcome the cone zones knowing a smoother ride is ahead.
  • Investigations
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
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I-Team: When should police return to streets?

I-Team: When should police return to streets?The KHOU 11 News I-Team found seven cases since 2010 in which an officer who was involved in a shooting had not been cleared in an earlier shooting case
  • Investigations
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
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Watching Out For You: Houstonians installing dash cams

Watching Out For You: Houstonians installing dash camsEvery day, Jeff Cowley drives 60 miles roundtrip for work and sees it all.
  • Investigations
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
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Watching Out For You: Dating apps worry health officials

Watching Out For You: Dating apps worry health officialsWith names like Tinder and Grindr, the apps downloaded to your phone can offer a fast "hook up."
  • Investigations
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
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City fixes 1,500 jobs since KHOU launched 'Pothole Patrol'

City fixes 1,500 jobs since KHOU launched 'Pothole Patrol'Since Feb. 1, the overall backlog of larger-than-pizza size potholes has decreased from 3,800 to 3,100
  • Investigations
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
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I-Team: Caught web-handed - crime fighting goes high-tech

I-Team: Caught web-handed - crime fighting goes high-techFrom heists to whodunits, there's a growing trend in detective work that doesn't just involve prints at a scene anymore. It's following a digital trail in cyberspace.
  • Investigations
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
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I-Team: Broken promises for Joplin

I-Team: Broken promises for JoplinBut now those developers have disappeared from Joplin, and walked away with more than $1 million in fees.
  • Investigations
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
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Pothole Patrol: Fix underway for double dose of potholes on Antoine Drive

Pothole Patrol: Fix underway for double dose of potholes on Antoine Drive"Awesome!, man you do good work," Naegele said.
  • Investigations
  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
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Pothole Patrol: Mayor pledges 'all hands on deck' to tackle pothole 'crisis'

Pothole Patrol: Mayor pledges 'all hands on deck' to tackle pothole 'crisis'"I intend to have this fixed while I'm in office," she said.
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  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
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Pothole Patrol: $10 million, 7 months, 8 potholes filled

Pothole Patrol: $10 million, 7 months, 8 potholes filledWhat went wrong after the City beefed up repair budget
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  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
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Watching Out For You: Rescued dog causes big hassle

Watching Out For You: Rescued dog causes big hasslePerhaps no one had approached him because this young pup was also a Rottweiler.
  • Investigations
  • 1 month, 4 weeks ago
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Pothole Patrol: Houston City Council signs up to make pothole repairs top priority

Pothole Patrol: Houston City Council signs up to make pothole repairs top priorityOn paper, the city appears to being doing an A+ job, but the streets tell a different tale
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  • 1 month, 4 weeks ago
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Pothole Patrol Update: Crews fixing South Kirkwood; councilman commits money for more work

Pothole Patrol Update: Crews fixing South Kirkwood; councilman commits money for more workA different noise echoed through the Beck home, the sound of construction crews fixing the street in front of their house.
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  • 1 month, 4 weeks ago
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More parents opting out of vaccinating children

More parents opting out of vaccinating childrenAn I-Team investigation shows that exemptions have skyrocketed 328 percent in Houston
  • Investigations
  • 2 months ago
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KHOU 11 Pothole Patrol

KHOU 11 Pothole PatrolWhere are Houston's worst potholes?
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  • 2 months ago
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Investigation finds Hispanics under-represented in police forces

Investigation finds Hispanics under-represented in police forcesHouston may be one of the most diverse cities in America, but a joint USA Today / KHOU 11 News I-Team investigation shows many local law enforcement agencies don't reflect that diversity in their make-up.
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  • 2 months, 1 week ago
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Watching Out For You: Sometimes it's good to be in 'hot water'

Watching Out For You: Sometimes it's good to be in 'hot water'For example, when she takes a bath, she says she needs to boil 16 pots and pans worth.
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  • 2 months, 1 week ago
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"Watching Out for You" - Curb painting update

"Watching Out for You" - Curb painting updateIt involved a man who paid to have his curb painted but the work was never done.
  • Investigations
  • 2 months, 2 weeks ago
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3 HPD officers abruptly leave force amid ticket-rigging scandal

3 HPD officers abruptly leave force amid ticket-rigging scandalThe officers' actions will in effect, go on their permanent record, according to police union President Ray Hunt.
  • Investigations
  • 2 months, 2 weeks ago
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Watching Out For You: Kicked to the curb

Watching Out For You: Kicked to the curbA man paid a company $50 to spruce up his fading curbside address, only to never hear from the company again
  • Investigations
  • 2 months, 3 weeks ago
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Fired HPD Sgt. will not get job back

Fired HPD Sgt. will not get job backA disgraced former Houston Police sergeant accused of botching homicide investigations has lost his appeal to return to the force, according to a decision by an independent arbitrator reached late Tuesday.
  • Investigations
  • 2 months, 3 weeks ago
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Watching Out for You: The Go-Kart "no-go" blues

Watching Out for You: The Go-Kart "no-go" blues"It was the coolest gift Santa ever gave me", says third-grader Chancellor.
  • Investigations
  • 2 months, 3 weeks ago
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"Watching Out for You" update: Scottie's Christmas saved

"Watching Out for You" update: Scottie's Christmas saved"Watching Out for You" update: Scottie's Christmas saved
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  • 3 months ago
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JJ Watt for governor? Some November voters said yes

JJ Watt for governor? Some November voters said yesThere weremore than 600 names Harris County voters wrote in during November's election
  • Texas
  • 3 months ago
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Watching Out For You: Walmart finally delivers to Houston woman

Watching Out For You: Walmart finally delivers to Houston womanIn this "Watching Out For You" report, time is really of the essence.
  • Investigations
  • 3 months, 1 week ago
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Watching Out For You: Contractors not getting paid

Watching Out For You: Contractors not getting paidWe started by trying to get answers there but the manager wasn't even sure who we should contact.
  • Investigations
  • 3 months, 1 week ago
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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
  • 3 months, 2 weeks ago
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I-Team: State charges Houston-based 'diploma mill' with fraud

I-Team: State charges Houston-based 'diploma mill' with fraudThe Texas Attorney General has charged a Houston-based company with unlawfully marketing and selling fraudulent high school diplomas.
  • Investigations
  • 3 months, 3 weeks ago
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I-Team: Sex offenders may be in your child's school, you won't know it

I-Team: Sex offenders may be in your child's school, you won't know itPerfect timing leads to perfect moment at NRG Stadium
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  • 4 months ago
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I-Team: Drivers frustrated by lurking cops ready to pounce

I-Team: Drivers frustrated by lurking cops ready to pounceIs your trip into work or school a ticket writing hot spot?
  • Investigations
  • 4 months, 1 week ago
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I-Team investigates speeding ticket hotspots

I-Team investigates speeding ticket hotspotsTonight at 10 p.m, the KHOU 11 News I-Team analyzes years worth of data to map out the locations in Houston and Harris County that have a high number of speeding tickets.
  • Investigations
  • 4 months, 1 week ago
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Parents on the hook for kids playing hooky

Parents on the hook for kids playing hookyHarris County parents paid nearly $1.4 million dollars over the past two years for their kids playing hooky.
  • Investigations
  • 4 months, 2 weeks ago
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I-Team: How to survive a dog attack

I-Team: How to survive a dog attackYou're out for a walk when suddenly you're face-to-face with vicious dogs.
  • Investigations
  • 4 months, 2 weeks ago