Flash Flood Watch issued for SE Texas beginning at 11 a.m.

Calm morning but an active afternoon ahead as a Flash Flood Watch begins at 11 a.m. Watch Monday's weather…

WATCH LIVE: Mayor, HFD speak on apartment complex damaged by tornado

Hundreds of people were left homeless after a tornado struck the Rockport Apartments in southwest Houston Sunday. The National Weather Service confirmed an E-F1 tornado with winds up to 100 mph hit the apartments.

Mandatory evacuations cancelled for Lewis Creek Dam area

Mandatory evacuations have been cancelled for residents near the Lewis Creek Dam in Montgomery County, but concerns rise as severe weather is expected Monday, according to the Montgomery County Office of Emergency Management.

HPD: Attempted home invader suffers apparent fatal heart attack

A man died after he tried to break into an apartment in Clear Lake, according to Houston police.

Hangar catches fire at Hooks Airport

The Klein, Ponderosa and Spring fire departments responded to a 2-alarm hangar fire at Hooks Airport on Sunday.

Reservoir's broken levee threatens Montgomery County homes

Flood waters are threatening the area near the Lewis Creek Reservoir in Montgomery County.

Flash Flood Watch issued for SE Texas beginning at 11 a.m.

Calm morning but an active afternoon ahead as a Flash Flood Watch begins at 11 a.m. Watch Monday's weather webcast.

Motorcyclist killed after being hit by car

A motorcyclist is dead after a crash on Highway 59 near the entrance ramp of Highway 288.

Severe weather moves through SE Texas

The line of storms could bring 2-3 inches and damaging winds through Sunday evening.

HFD: Father rescues 10 children from house fire in northeast Houston

Ten children were transported to a near area hospital after a house fire in northeast Houston, according to the Houston Fire Department.

Memorial Day happenings in the Houston area

If you're looking to participate in Memorial Day Festivities away from home, KPRC 2 has put together a list of several events around town.


Storms bring destruction to Texas and Oklahoma

Flooding from record-setting rains in Texas and Oklahoma swept away hundreds of homes and left at least three people dead.

"We do have whole streets that have maybe one or two houses left on them, and the rest are just slabs," said Kharley Smith, emer...

2 families missing after widespread flooding in central Texas

Eight people from two families are missing in central Texas after strong storms caused widespread flooding Saturday night.

Man accused of stabbing 2 men over loud music at party

The Fort Bend County Sheriff's Office arrested a man accused of stabbing two other men over loud music at a party Sunday.

Two children killed in La Porte house fire

Two young people were killed in a house fire in La Porte early Sunday morning.

Sheriff's Office: Woman sexually assaulted in Liberty County when meeting Etsy seller

The Liberty County Sheriff's Office has released sketches of two men accused of sexually assaulting a 19-year-old woman.

Robbery suspect dies in crash in north Houston

Police said a suspect in a robbery is dead after a crash in north Houston. Due to the crash, METRORail will not be running on the Northline for most of Sunday while they make repairs.

Arrest warrant issued for man accused of assaulting 82-year-old woman

An 82-year-old woman was robbed and nearly killed by a neighbor she was trying to help on May 13.

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'Beautiful Mind' mathematician, wife killed

John Forbes Nash Jr., the Princeton University mathematician whose life inspired the film "A Beautiful Mind," and his wife died in a car crash Saturday, according to New Jersey State Police.

Nash, 86, and Alicia Nash, 82, were riding in a taxi near Mo...

Actress Anne Meara, mom of Ben Stiller, dies

Actress and comedian Anne Meara has died. She was 85.

Texas Senate approves open carry of handguns

Texas took a major step toward allowing the licensed open carry of handguns, with Senate approval Friday night after a fierce debate over restricting police powers to ask people carrying guns if they are legal.

Deputy opens fire on accused shoplifter in north Houston

Authorities are responding to a deputy-involved shooting in north Houston, according to the Harris County Sheriff's Office. 

Monitoring aspirin and statins

People with heart and cholesterol problems may be taking too many pills that aren't doing enough to prevent serious health problems.

Man drowns while saving child at Sylvan Beach in La Porte

The Harris County Sheriff's Office recovered the body of a missing man Sunday.

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New Orleans police officer fatally shot

A police officer for New Orleans' housing authority was fatally shot while inside his car Sunday morning, police said.

The officer, who has not been identified pending notification of his family, was working overtime at a construction site in New Orleans.

Memorial Day Deals, Freebies

Memorial day is a day to pause and think about all of the sacrifices our men and women in the military have made for us. Houston businesses are thanking them and their families by offering some great deals.

Man charged with impersonating police officer

A Houston man is facing charges after allegedly impersonating a police officer.

Pregnant mother killed, baby injured in crash

A pregnant mother was killed and her 10-month-old child was injured in a crash in southeast Houston early Saturday morning.

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12 missing in Texas county after storms

Record-setting rains left officials in Texas and Oklahoma scrambling to assess the scope of the damage and destruction Monday as an emergency coordinator told reporters that a dozen people were missing in one county.

The 12 people missing in Hays Cou...

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Family gets letter: 'You don't belong here'

Ronica Copes and her family have lived in their Long Island home for almost two years. But just last week, they received the most unwelcoming letter in the mail:

"Attn: African-American family," the letter said in all caps. "Lindenhurst is 84% white p...

Rockets lose to Warriors 115-80 in Game 3

The Rockets lost to the Warriors 115-80 in Game 3 Saturday at Toyota Center.

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