DC Navy Yard facility on lockdown

Washington, D.C.'s Navy Yard facility is under lockdown Thursday morning, according to a…


Louisiana AG expected to announce settlement in BP oil spill case

A settlement has been reached involving the civil case over the 2010 BP oil spill that killed 11 rig workers and caused billions of dollars…

Firefighter, band director among arrests in sex sting

Twenty-six people are in custody for felony offenses including online solicitation of a minor, possession of child pornography and other related charges.

18 arrests made in liquor-violations investigation

Eighteen suspects were arrested by authorities during a liquor law investigation at bars and nightclubs around the Houston area.

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Sweat: I got frustrated with breakout partner

After convicted murderers David Sweat and Richard Matt pulled off their brazen escape from an upstate New York prison, their relationship quickly began to sour, according to a law enforcement official briefed on Sweat's interviews with investigators....

Texans lineman Brandon Ivory charged in burglary in Alabama

Houston Texans defensive lineman Brandon Ivory has been charged in what police describe as a residential burglary in Tuscaloosa.

Door-to-door alarm scammers hit Houston

A consumer warning has been made about door-to-door salesmen visiting Houston neighborhoods with a pitch that could cost you a lot of money.

Deputies: Gun-wielding robbers beat store workers, lead police on chase

After being led on a high-speed chase, deputies caught three of four gun-wielding suspects who robbed a gas station and pistol-whipped store clerks, according to the Harris County Sheriff's Office.

Costco hacks for saving money without buying a membership

Do you ever drive by a Costco, look at it longingly and think "maybe one day I can buy that membership?"

Showers, storms moving through SE Texas

Storms moved through the area in the morning and another round is expected for the afternoon.

Houston to build spacecraft launch site at Ellington Field

Ellington Field will become home to a launch site spaceport, one of only 10 such sites in the United States.

HPD: Dad leaves son in car, causes 3-car accident during road rage incident

A father is accused of placing his 8-year-old son in danger during a road rage incident with another driver.

HPD officer injured in rollover crash near downtown Houston

Storms are being blamed for a rollover accident that injured a Houston police officer near downtown on Wednesday.

HPD: Police search for husband who ambushed, killed wife

Houston police are searching for a man who shot and killed his wife early Thursday morning.

Lawn worker struck, killed by 18-wheeler along Highway 146

A lawn contractor working alongside a highway was struck and killed by an 18-wheeler in the Bacliff area Tuesday morning.

HCSO patrol deputy accused of making a false report to a police officer

A patrol deputy of the Harris County Sheriff’s Office has been charged with making a false report to a police officer.

Warrants issued for 2 people after Texas City woman found dead in Cove

Prosecutors issued warrants for the arrest of two people on Wednesday after a 38-year-old Texas City woman was found dead in Cove.

Business owners on edge after 5 smash-and-grabs on same street

Liquor store manager Jalpa Patel isn’t taking chances anymore with the security of her Spring business after a rash of smash-and-grab burglaries on her street. 

Part of Kemah Boardwalk parking garage evacuated after chlorine leak

A portion of the Kemah Boardwalk parking garage was evacuated Wednesday night after a chlorine leak, according to Kemah police. 

Investigators: Suspect robs, drags mother in front of 4-year-old child

Crime Stoppers and the Humble Police Department need the public’s help in identifying a suspect who attacked and robbed a mother in front of her 4-year-old child.

Girl Scouts refuse $100K with transgender limits

It's not every day the Girl Scouts or any non-profit is handed a $100,000 pledge.

The Girl Scouts of Western Washington recently received the donation to help fund activities for girls participating in Girl Scouts.

But the gift came with a catch.

As ...

Man accused of putting cameras in bathroom, recording woman in shower

A man who promised to help a friend while her home was being renovated is accused of putting hidden cameras in his bathroom and secretly recording her.

Judge awards custody of neglected horses at ranch to Houston SPCA

A judge has ruled that the two ranch owners accused of neglecting dozens of horses did in fact treat the horses cruelly and the animals will be taken into custody by the Houston SPCA.

Jeff Van Gundy becomes soccer fan as family hosts 2 Dash, World Cup players

Jeff Van Gundy's specialty is basketball but the former Houston Rockets head coach and current ESPN NBA analyst has found a new passion with soccer. In fact, he and his family now have a direct connection to the Women's World Cup.

PD: Women buy Bud Light with stolen credit card after victim run over at Target

Sugar Land police are looking for two women seen on surveillance video buying beer and cigarettes with a credit card that was stolen from a woman who was run over in a Target parking lot.

Infectious disease making comeback in Galveston County, doctor says

A disease that was thought to be eradicated 60 years ago might be making a comeback in Galveston county.

Heavy rain brings street flooding across Houston area

Between 2 and 4 inches of rain fell around parts of the Houston area Tuesday and flooded streets and feeder roads.

Tiny house movement making a big impact

To relax, Becky Stephens enjoys yoga. There's just one problem: Her home is not big enough for a dedicated yoga room. Then she found out about the tiny house movement.

Couple escapes burning home in northwest Harris County

Working smoke detectors can be credited with helping a couple escape after a fire broke out at their northwest Harris County home early Wednesday.

Woman finds intruder in her living room

A woman in the Inwood Forest neighborhood called 911 after coming face-to-face with an intruder standing in her living room.

Bill Read Blog: “July stand by”

“July stand by” is the second line of an old mariner’s poem which probably was meant to give folks a heads up that the peak of hurricane season was just around the corner.  July is still part of the so-called “quiet” time in the Atlantic with essentially the same amount of activity as we see in…

Donations needed for neglected horses in Houston SPCA custody

Dozens of horses at the center of neglect allegations are still arriving at the Houston SPCA, days after their owners were arrested on animal cruelty charges.

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