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  • A Houston woman attacked her boyfriend in a fit of rage and then stabbed him to death with the stiletto heel of her shoe.
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  • A deaf couple is upset over a note that an American Airlines employee attached to one of their bags, referring to the pair as "deaf and dumb."
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  • Shots fired at TV station
  • A woman opened fire outside 6abc's sister station in Houston, Texas Thursday morning, but luckily no one was injured.
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  • Pictures from the shooting outside 6abc's sister station in Houston, Texas.
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  • Montrose fire
  • Massive flames raged from an apartment complex under construction in Houston.
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  • A large apartment complex under construction in Houston has been consumed by fire, sending thick, black smoke billowing into the sky and drawing hundreds of emergency personnel.
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  • school bomb threat
  • A Houston-area school district says a student is in custody after a bomb squad was dispatched to a high school for a "potential explosive device" in a campus building.
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  • The Trending Channel
  • An off-duty Houston firefighter made the best of his resources when trying to put out a truck tire fire: He used beer the rig was hauling.
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  • Former first lady Barbara Bush has been hospitalized in Houston with a respiratory-related issue.
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  • A white Houston-area man was arrested Thursday on federal hate crimes charges for allegedly shooting video of himself sucker-punching a 79-year-old black man in a "knockout game"-style attack.
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  • A passenger who fell asleep while flying to Los Angeles says he awoke to discover himself alone and locked inside the aircraft.
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  • A party in suburban Houston to celebrate a girl's 18th birthday erupted into gunfire that killed two teens and wounded 16 others.
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  • 13 fans and a racing official were hurt when Dario Franchitti's Indy car went airborne.
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  • Paula Deen returns in Houston, Texas
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  • 1 dead, several injured in Houston, Texas high school stabbing
  • A fight inside a Houston-area high school escalated into a series of stabbings on Wednesday that killed a 17-year-old student and wounded several others, sheriff's officials said.
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  • Officials say a Houston woman accused of stabbing her boyfriend to death with a stiletto high heel told police she was trying to protect herself.
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  • Thousands of firefighters from across the country filed into Houston's Reliant Stadium on Wednesday to honor four firefighters killed last week in a massive hotel fire.
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  • Four firefighters were killed while battling a fire that engulfed a Houston motel and restaurant on Friday, authorities said.
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  • A judge ruled Wednesday that cheerleaders at a Southeast Texas high school can display banners emblazoned with Bible verses at football games.
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  • A man who had fired a gun inside a ticketing area at Houston's largest airport was killed after being confronted by a law enforcement official during an incident that sent people in the terminal scrambling and screaming, police said Thursday.
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  • Stabbings at college near Houston, Texas
  • A 20-year-old student who told police he had fantasized for years about stabbing people to death went on a rampage with a knife at a suburban Houston community college.
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  • Action News
  • A Houston man has been accused of repeatedly raping an 11-year-old neighbor who became pregnant and gave birth this week.
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  • Authorities say a shooting at a Houston-area community college that left three people wounded erupted after two men bumped into each other.
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  • One of the people hospitalized after yesterday's shooting on a Texas community college campus has been booked on two counts of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.
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  • A fight between two people erupted in gunfire Tuesday at a Houston-area community college, catching a maintenance man in the crossfire and leaving students and others cowering in classrooms.
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  • A shooting was reported on the campus of Lone Star College in north Houston
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  • Former President George H.W. Bush was released from a Houston hospital and went home Monday after spending nearly two months being treated for a bronchitis-related cough and other health issues, a family spokesman said.
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  • Former President George H.W. Bush remained in intensive care at a Houston hospital on Friday but his condition continues to improve, a spokesman said.
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  • Former President George H.W. Bush is being treated in the intensive care unit at a Houston hospital after suffering "a series of setbacks," including a stubborn fever, his spokesman said.
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  • George H.W. Bush
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  • President George H.W. Bush, has been in a Houston hospital with a lingering cough since November.
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  • Ex-President George H.W. Bush's monthlong stay in a Houston hospital for treatment of a bronchitis-related cough appears to be nearing an end.
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  • Former U.S. President George H.W. Bush remains in stable condition at a Houston hospital.
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  • Former President George H.W. Bush has been hospitalized in Houston for treatment of a lingering cough.
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  • FILE - In this Dec. 7, 2009 file photo, former President George H.W. Bush and former first lady Barbara Bush arrive for a ceremony to dedicate an expanded gallery that carries his name at the National Museum of the Pacific War, in Fredericksburg, Texas. On Wednesday, President Barack Obama named the former president a recipient of the Presidential Medal of Freedom
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  • The FBI will help investigate what led a Houston police officer to shoot and kill a wheelchair-bound double amputee who was agitated and threatening police with what turned out to be a ballpoint pen, the city's police chief said Monday.
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  • Space shuttle Endeavour sits atop NASAs Shuttle Carrier Aircraft, or SCA, Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2012, at Ellington Field in Houston.
  • Space shuttle Endeavour embarked on its new life as a museum piece Wednesday, leaving behind its NASA home.
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  • Space shuttle Endeavour sits atop NASAs Shuttle Carrier Aircraft, or SCA, Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2012, at Ellington Field in Houston.
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  • Authorities say the gunman in a deadly shootout near Texas A&M University was fatally wounded by officers who responded to reports of gunfire.
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  • Spirit Airlines
  • Spirit Airlines says one of its aircraft flying from Los Angeles to Fort Lauderdale, Fla., was diverted to Houston due to a disruptive passenger.
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  • The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People says its newest battle is really an old one.
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  • Houston police are searching for a man now charged with vandalizing a 1929 Pablo Picasso painting in an act that was caught on video.
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  • Gunfire erupted outside a Houston night club early Wednesday, killing three people and wounding two others as hundreds of confused concert-goers hit the ground in panic, witnesses and police said.
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  • Action News
  • Authorities say three family members, including a 3-year-old boy, are dead after their glider crashed into a field in Southeast Texas.
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  • Action News
  • A teenager has testified that Houston police officers repeatedly kicked and beat him, causing him to briefly lose consciousness, during his arrest on suspicion of burglary in 2010.
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  • Action News
  • Friends and family are preparing to say goodbye to a Houston-area woman a week after she was fatally shot trying to save her newborn son from being abducted.
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  • R. Allen Stanford
  • A federal judge has denied a new trial request from former Texas financier R. Allen Stanford, who was convicted of fraud in a $7 billion Ponzi scheme.
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  • The abandoned school bus had no engine and no front wheels. But there were crude curtains in the windows, an air conditioner and even bunk beds inside.
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