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14-year-old killed in head-on collision

A 14-year-old boy was killed in a head-on collision early Sunday.

4 men attempt to rob gas station in northwest Houston

Police are searching for the group of crooks who tried to steal an ATM from a northwest Houston convenience store.

Austin, San Antonio drivers prepare for phone bans

Two of the biggest cities in Texas are reminding drivers of bans on handheld devices behind the wheel that take effect in Austin and San Antonio come January.

Here's how the Texans can make the playoffs...

Playoffs? Playoffs?!! Yes. Playoffs.

NYC mayor meets with families of slain police

[Breaking news update, posted at 4:50 p.m. ET Monday]

New York Mayor Bill de Blasio described his meetings Monday with the family members of the two slain New York Police Department officers.

"They are in tremendous pain," he said, "and they are worri...

North Korea suffers massive Internet outages

North Korea is experiencing widespread Internet outages. One expert says the country's online access is "totally down." A US official declines to say if it is responsible.

Armed robbers on the run after killing victim

Houston police are searching for the group of armed robbers who killed a man in Southwest Houston Saturday night.

Bob Lanier's son: Former mayor 'died happy'

One day after the passing of his famous father, Houston's iconic Mayor Bob Lanier, Robert Clayton Lanier Jr. said "Mayor Bob" died happy.

Portion of Kyle Field imploded as part of renovation project

Part of Kyle Field was imploded early Sunday morning as part of the stadium’s redevelopment.

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Woman gives baby to stranger and runs

A woman who said she couldn't afford to keep her 3-month-old baby handed the infant to a complete stranger and ran.

Waco TV meteorologist shot outside station speaks

Meteorologist Patrick Crawford is recovering after being shot last week outside a TV station near Waco, and he spoke to the media on Monday.

Texans beat Ravens 25-13, improve to 8-7

Houston improves to 8-7 and spoils Gary Kubiak's homecoming.

HFD Station No. 2 hit by thieves

The men and women who put their lives on the line for our city have been targeted by thieves.

MeetMe app blamed for crimes

A relatively new cellphone application that allows users to see and chat with strangers nearby is blamed for at least two robberies in the Houston area, and police tell Local 2 Investigates that they think there are more victims.

Funeral arrangements for former Houston Mayor Bob Lanier released

Funeral arrangement details for former Houston Mayor Bob Lanier have been released.

PD: Mom leaves toddler in car to shop at Walmart

A Houston mother is accused of leaving her toddler in a vehicle while she went shopping.

Enjoy the warm day Monday before the next cold front

Just in time for Christmas, a cold front is set to move in Tuesday bringing cooler temperatures and rain.

HPD: Driver killed in crash while fleeing accident scene

Houston police said a driver was killed early Sunday while trying to flee the scene of another accident.

SWAT units respond after woman claims brother threatened her

Houston police are questioning the claims of a woman, who told officers her brother was threatening her Saturday evening.

The worst cars to buy for teen drivers

Buying a car for a teenager is an exciting time for a parent, but finding the right model is tough.

Packages fall out of FedEx truck's open back door

A driver in Colorado likely saved Christmas for more than a few lucky people.

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Singer Joe Cocker dies at 70

Singer Joe Cocker, best known for his cover of the Beatles' "With A Little Help From My Friends," has died aged 70, his agent confirms to BBC and the Yorkshire Post.

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Blame piles on NYC mayor for cop shooting

Several police officials and politicians are pointing fingers at New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio after two New York City police officers were murdered on Saturday, following weeks of protests against police treatment of minorities in New York and ...

HPD on high alert after 2 officers ambushed, killed in New York City

News of a man killing two New York City police officers over the weekend is hitting close to him for the Houston Police Department. A warning about an ambush threat has some officers concerned.

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Saudi Arabia: We'll never cut oil production

Saudi Arabia has a tough message for oil producers hurting from the price crash: We'll never cut our output.

In an exclusive interview with CNN, Saudi oil minister Ali al-Naimi also said he wasn't conspiring to take out rival producers by driving dow...

Dallas police officer arrested for sexual assault

DALLAS (AP) — A Dallas police officer has been arrested for sexual assault, accused of using his position as a peace officer to force prostitutes to perform sexual acts while he worked an extra job.

Charges read against man accused of killing woman found dead in refrigerator

The man accused of killing his wife and stuffing her body in a refrigerator appeared in downtown court Monday morning.  Patrick Lambert had his charges read against him.

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Fans drunk in love with Drinking Jacket project

Too bad the Drinking Jacket won't be ready in time for this New Year's Eve.

A Kickstarter campaign looking to fund the apparel made for booze aficionados was only seeking $50,000, and has instead netted more than $450,000.

According to the Kickstarter...

JJ Watt responds to pee wee football player, surprises him with signed jersey

Last week, Houston Texans defensive end JJ Watt tweeted about a letter and No. 99 jersey he got from a fellow defensive end, 7-year-old Anthony Tarantelli, who even autographed his jersey for Watt.

Former Houston Mayor Bob Lanier dies at 89

Former Houston Mayor Bob Lanier died at his home in Houston on Saturday afternoon. He was 89.

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