Officials: Student stabbed at Clear Brook High School in Friendswood

LifeFlight was called to the scene after a 9th grade student was stabbed by a 10th grade student at Clear Brook High School Thursday afternoon, according to Clear Creek ISD officials.

Newborn found dead at northwest Harris County home

Homicide detectives are investigating after a newborn was found dead inside of a northwest Harris County home Thursday morning.

Tractor trailer plows into Central Texas interstate bridge, 1 killed

Authorities say a tractor-trailer has crashed into an overpass under construction along a major interstate in Salado, killing one person and halting traffic in both directions.

Medical examiner's office rules deaths of twin girls found in bathtub as homicides

The deaths of the twin girls who died after being found unresponsive in a tub of water has been ruled as homicides, according to the Harris County Medical Examiner. 

TRAFFIC ALERT: Armored military vehicle falls off trailer, blocks North Loop

A tractor trailer carrying a Bradley Fighting Vehicle on the 610 North Loop west at Ella lost its load. The armored vehicle appeared to slide off the trailer.

HCSO: Babysitter sexually assaults kids with boyfriend; boasts in texts

A woman is accused of sexually assaulting children with her boyfriend, and photographing the children for exploitation, according to the Harris County Sheriff's Office.

Finding hope after the storm

Cross forms from damaged power pole after Oklahoma tornado

Wheel thieves hit Cypress neighborhood

Thieves hit a Cypress neighborhood near Highway 290, making off with expensive wheels from at least three cars and SUVs.

More than dozen cars damaged in fire in Memorial Hermann parking garage

More than a dozen cars were burned or damaged when a fire broke out in a parking area t Memorial Hermann Hospital.

HPD: Mom caught on video violently slapping, throwing toddlers

A Houston mother was jailed after videos surfaced of her abusing two of her young children, according to Houston police.

Co-pilot acted 'deliberately' to crash plane

Latest developments:

• Transponder data shows that the autopilot on Germanwings Flight 9525 was reprogrammed by someone in the cockpit to change the plane's altitude from 38,000 feet to 100 feet, according to Flightradar24, a website that tracks aviat...

PD: Woman accused of handing out business cards advertising prostitution

League City police arrested a woman they say was handing out business cards advertising sexual services.

HPD: Man claims self-defense in deadly shooting

A man claimed he was defending himself when he shot another man dead outside an apartment complex in southeast Houston Thursday morning.

Teacher's aide fired amid allegations of inappropriate behavior

A teacher's aide at a Conroe Independent School District middle school has been fired amid allegations of inappropriate behavior, according to the district.

WANTED: Robbery suspects who targeted victims leaving banks

Houston police are searching suspects caught on video "jugging" victims in northwest and southeast Houston. 

Ways to protect private information on social media from hackers

Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and YouTube accounts are all at risk as hackers can get into these accounts, but there are ways to protect private information.

Driver leads Houston police on chase in SE Houston, caught outside middle school

A driver led police on a chase in southeast Houston Thursday evening. Sky 2 was over the scene as the driver crashed the car and the two people inside tried to run from officers.  

Family remembers grandfather shot, killed outside washateria

Michael Wartell's family wants you to know he was more than just a victim of homicide.  The 62-year-old Army veteran was a great grandfather, son, brother, and they say a friend who never knew a stranger.

Plane crashes into water runway at Hooks Airport

KPRC 2 has learned a plane crashed into a water runway at David Wayne Hooks Memorial Airport Wednesday afternoon.

Sketch released of suspect wanted in 'road rage' shooting on North Freeway

Investigators have released a composite sketch of the man who shot a woman during a 'road rage' incident in north Harris County last Friday.

Overturned dump truck cleared from Eastex Freeway ramp

The Highway 59 northbound exit ramp at the 610 North Loop westbound has reopened after a dump truck overturned earlier Thursday afternoon.


Police find bodies of 2 children in freezer

Police in Detroit made a gruesome discovery Tuesday.

A bailiff performing an eviction on a home on the east side of Detroit called 911 after discovering the body of a female child inside a freezer. While investigating the body, authorities found a se...

HPD: Soldier shot to death by roommate after taking car without permission

An argument between two former soldiers turned deadly Wednesday night.

Co-pilot deliberately slams plane in Alps; families ask why

Passengers with moments to live screamed in terror and the pilot frantically pounded on the locked cockpit door as a 27-year-old German co-pilot deliberately and wordlessly smashed an Airbus carrying 150 people into an Alpine mountainside.

Robert Durst's attorney says he will not let Vermont police talk to his client

The attorney for accused murderer Robert Durst says he will not be letting police in Vermont interview his client about any possible connection to a missing 18-year-old college student.

Teen rewarded with $100 for his kindness at the counter

A small act of kindness is coming back tenfold for an employee who paid for a child's custard who didn't have enough money.

Chilly night ahead, warmer temperatures into weekend

The stiff north breeze Thursday afternoon brought some unseasonably cool air to the Houston area.  Overnight, the wind will relax, skies will clear, and temperatures will fall into the 40s by early Friday morning.

Germanwings crash: Who was co-pilot Lubitz?

Co-pilot Andreas Lubitz's voice isn't heard in a recording of the final moments of Germanwings Flight 9525.

But investigators say he was the one at the controls inside the cockpit, deliberately locking out the plane's captain and setting the plane on ...


Asteroid will be 'near miss' on Friday

Scientists are calling it a "near miss," but nobody panic.

Police: Thousands of child porn images found on man's phone

A Fort Bend County man was arrested after police in the town of Needville reported finding sexually explicit pictures and videos of children on his cellphone.

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