Prisoner recaptured after escaping custody north of downtown

We have an update to a breaking news story we first brought you late Tuesday morning. Precinct 1 constables apprehended a prison escapee in an area north of downtown.


12 men arrested in online child sex sting in Fort Bend County

For the second day in a row, law enforcement officials announced the arrests of a dozen men who they say were soliciting sex from minors.


Charges filed against man who led police on wild chase in Spring area

A burglary suspect who led authorities on a wild chase in the Spring area on Monday has been charged.


PD: Man with pellet gun shot dead by Baytown police officer

A man was shot and killed by a Baytown police officer after officials said he refused to drop his pellet gun.


2 teenagers arrested in drug bust in The Woodlands

Two teenagers were arrested after a drug bust inside an apartment in The Woodlands, according to the Montgomery County Sheriff's Office.


HCSO: Man taken into custody after barricading himself inside home

A warrant suspect who barricaded himself inside a west Harris County home Tuesday morning has been taken into custody, according to deputies.


Mom uses Facebook to apologize for daughters' rudeness

When Kyesha Smith Wood heard that her teen daughters were rude to another patron who asked them to be quiet at a local movie theater, she was furious.

The Birmingham, Alabama, mom made them write an apology note, but she didn't know who should get…



9 jobs where women make more than men

Women make more than men in only nine of the 350 jobs tracked by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here is a list of professions where women do financially better than men.


PD: Road rage led to deadly shooting in Pasadena

Road rage led to a deadly shooting in Pasadena Monday night according to police.


Police: Mother leaves daughter to sleep in Dallas trash bin

A mother has been charged with leaving her 7-year-old daughter to sleep overnight in a dumpster outside a spa in Dallas, police said.


Woman leads Va. police on dramatic chase

Three police officers were injured during a dramatic police chase in a Virginia suburb just outside of Washington, D.C.


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Lufthansa knew of copilot's former depression

Germanwings Flight 9525 co-pilot Andreas Lubitz told his Lufthansa flight training school in 2009 that he had a "previous episode of severe depression."

The information came to light Tuesday as Lufthansa announced it was sharing that information and…


Quadruple amputee dog walks again

Brutus lost the tips of all his paws to frostbite, but prosthetics have allowed him to walk again.

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