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  • At least one child is dead and several other people injured in a horrific multi-vehicle wreck in far northwest Harris County today.
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  • Five teens are in the hospital after a pickup truck rolled several times in northeast Harris County
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  • A motorcyclist is dead after a wreck in northeast Harris County
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  • Houstons cardinal to attend popes canonization
  • Cardinal Daniel DiNardo is returning to Rome for the April 27 canonization of two former popes
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  • Pickup rolls 6 times in northeast Harris County
  • Five teens are in the hospital after a pickup truck rolled several times in northeast Harris County
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  • Baytown nail
  • The Baytown man was mowing high grass when it happened
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  • Baytown nail
  • Patrick Smith was mowing an area of high grass near his Baytown home when all of a sudden, a nail became lodged in his chest
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  • Three accused of stealing items left on airplanes
  • Police set up a sting and said the suspects found the items they purposely left on the plane but never turned them in
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  • Three accused of stealing items left on airplanes
  • Police set up a sting and said the suspects found the items they purposely left on the plane but never turned them in
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  • Multiple injuries after pickup flips
  • It happened along the Crosby Freeway at Uvalde Friday afternoon
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  • Promoters seek to bring back Galveston beach parties
  • There's nothing official, but events are being promoted online, aimed at people who would go to the original beach party weekend
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  • Promoters seek to bring back Galveston beach parties
  • There's nothing official, but events are being promoted online, aimed at people who would go to the original beach party weekend
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  • Lawn shooting
  • The man is now recovering after two men reportedly approached him, tried to rob him and then opened fire
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  • Man shot while working on lawn
  • It happened in northwest Houston Friday morning; fortunately the victim is expected to recover
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  • Kia Sorrento
  • A key piece of evidence in a double murder case has been recovered.
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  • Christopher Gomez
  • The disburbing scene was captured on home surveillance video, and a Crime Stoppers tip helped authorities identify him
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  • Police say a security guard just two days on the job was shot and killed while trying to prevent a man to enter the complex
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  • Police looking for killer
  • Authorites are trying to track down the person who shot and killed a security guard in SW Houston
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  • One person was injured after an accident in west Houston Thursday
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  • Couple shot
  • The search is on for a pair of gunmen who shot a couple in their driveway in southwest Houston
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  • Security guard fatally shot in SW Houston
  • Police say a security guard just two days on the job was shot and killed in southwest Houston
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  • HPD aims to keep officers safe behind wheels
  • Cadets now will be required to watch a new video starring two officers with tragic, personal reasons why seat belts are important
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  • HPD aims to keep officers safe behind wheels
  • Cadets now will be required to watch a new video starring two officers with tragic, personal reasons why seat belts are important
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  • Dangerous sex offenders moving into Houston area?
  • Not anymore. A state plan to house more than 100 violent sex offenders at a Liberty County facility has been scrapped
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  • Ike-damaged Galveston church gets facelift
  • Trade workers have put the finishing touches on what's known as the Mother Church of Texas, a 167-year-old church
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  • Teen at center of Amber Alert reunited with family
  • A 14-year-old girl from Montgomery County who went missing this week reunited with her family overnight in Harlingen
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  • A 14-year-old girl from Montgomery County who went missing this week reunited with her family overnight in Harlingen
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  • Dangerous sex offenders moving into Houston area?
  • Not anymore. A state plan to house more than 100 violent sex offenders at a Liberty County facility has been scrapped
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  • Mystery shipwrecks explored off Galveston
  • What were three mystery ships carrying when they sank off the coast of Galveston in the early 19th century?
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  • Shipwreck exploration
  • What were three mystery ships carrying when they sank off the coast of Galveston in the early 19th century?
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  • Cullen Middle School
  • Houston ISD officials say a student has been caught with a loaded handgun on the campus of Cullen Middle School
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  • A woman pumping gas near downtown Houston became a theft victim and didn't realize it until she after she drove off
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  • Thief snatches purse from car of woman filling gas
  • A woman pumping gas near downtown Houston became a theft victim and didn't realize it until she after she drove off
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  • Student caught with gun on campus
  • Houston ISD officials say a student has been caught with a loaded handgun on the campus of Cullen Middle School
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  • Marino terror threat
  • A former Splendora high school student is facing charges after allegedly making a threat against the school .
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  • Eduardo Acosta
  • Police believe an argument over a woman led to a deadly stabbing in Pasadena.
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  • The Harris County Sheriff's Office is out with this week's photos of five fugitives they hope you can help them find
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  • Prostitution sting arrests
  • Five men have been arrested in a prostitution sting set up in northwest Harris County
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  • An employee inside the business heard glass breaking and called police, who arrived and found the man hiding under a bed
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  • Thief targets car while owner pumps gas
  • Police warn drivers not to leave doors unlocked with purses or valuables inside
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  • Police say the crooks forced a woman to the ground and threatened to kill her, all as her children were just feet away
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  • Neighbors targeted in trailer home park
  • Armed robbers held up several neighbors, even frightening children
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  • The girl is safe and sound, and the man found with her is behind bars, charged with kidnapping
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  • A Texas Department of Corrections van was involved in a wreck near El Campo this morning.
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  • HPD released surveillance video of a suspect wanted for stealing a woman's purse at a gas station
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  • A 15-year-old girl and a 25-year-old man have been arrested and charged in connection with a series of armed robberies in west Harris County
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  • Murder-suicide Montgomery County
  • Deputies are looking into a murder-suicide in Montgomery County
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  • This Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2014, photo, shows the door on a Chipotle Mexican Grill in Robinson Township, Pa.
  • Chipotle is giving back to one of Houston's favorite parks
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  • Space Center Houston will move its shuttle carrier aircraft (SCA) during the nights of Monday-Tuesday, April 28-29, arriving at the nonprofit center early on Wednesday, April 30. The 1,000-foot convoy will travel only at night to maximize safety and minimize the impact of road closures on local residents, the traveling public and businesses
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