Infant killed when car slams into tractor trailer on Highway 249

An infant was killed Monday when a car crashed into a tractor trailer near Tomball, the Montgomery County Sheriff's Office has confirmed.

HPD: 11 possible illegal immigrants in custody after raid in the Heights

Nearly a dozen employees were taken away in handcuffs and loaded into vans at the La Espiga De Oro tortilla factory in The Heights Tuesday because they are suspected of being part of an illegal hiring ring.


Batboy struck during warmup swing dies

A 9-year-old who was hit with a bat during a baseball game in Kansas over the weekend has died.

Kaiser Carlile, a batboy for the Liberal Bee Jays team, was accidentally struck Saturday at a National Baseball Congress World Series game.

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Family seeks answers after man's mysterious death in the Bahamas

A Katy man was found dead in the Bahamas last week and his family is searching for answers.

1 dead, another injured after shooting in northwest Harris County

Deputies are investigating after two men were shot at an apartment complex in northwest Harris County.

Watch: Little girl surprises J.J. Watt with smooch on the cheek

She did what a lot of people dream of doing. Five-year-old Sylvie Rose of Lake Jackson got a rare chance to give Houston Texans defensive end J.J. Watt a smooch on the cheek during Sunday's Texans training camp.

Police arrest 4 gun-wielding suspects after home invasion

Four armed robbery suspects were arrested after breaking into a north Houston home Tuesday morning, according to Houston police.

Webster police officer found not guilty of official oppression

Jurors have found Webster police officer Colin Murphy not guilty of official oppression in the 2013 arrest of a Nassau Bay man.

Family of Sandra Bland files federal lawsuit for death at Waller County Jail

The family of Sandra Bland has filed a lawsuit against the Waller County, the state trooper who arrested her and two jailers after the 28-year-old Chicago woman was found dead in a Texas jail cell three days after she was arrested during a traffic stop.

Jadeveon Clowney's father charged with attempted murder

The father of Houston Texans defensive end Jadeveon Clowney has been arrested and charged with attempted murder for a shooting at a bar in Rock Hill.

PD: Mom leaves kids in car while she shoplifts at Walmart

A mom is behind bars, accused of leaving her three children alone in a car while police said she went shoplifting at a northwest Houston Walmart.

Paxton turns himself in on felony fraud charges

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton turned himself in Monday morning  at the Collin County Jail in McKinney to be booked on three felony charges, then posted a $35,000 bond.

Wrong-way driver triggers mutiple-vehicle accident in Cleveland

A wrong-way driver caused a multiple-vehicle accident on Highway 59 Monday in Cleveland, city police said.

How secure are new chipped credit cards?

If you don't have one already, you will soon: banks will issue nearly 600 million new credit cards embedded with chips by the end of 2015.

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Report: Texans' Foster injures groin, may need surgery

Houston Texans running back suffered a groin injury in Monday night's practice and may need surgery, according to a media report.

Driver shot, killed after wild police chase across SW Houston

A man who led police on a chase, crashing into dozens of cars and trying to run over officers in the process, was fatally shot by officers, police said.

Woman struck by car after getting off METRO bus in northeast Houston

A pedestrian was struck by a car in northeast Houston Tuesday morning.

Doctor suspended for alleged admission of crack cocaine use

A Houston doctor had his license temporarily suspended after authorities said he admitted to using crack cocaine.

Religious leaders taking action against mayor on Houston Equal Rights Ordinance

Religious leaders from across Houston are taking legal action against Houston Mayor Annise Parker. The pastors announced Monday that they are suing for monetary damages.

Child drowns at home in southeast Houston

A child has drowned at a home in southeast Houston, according to Houston police.

SUV smashes into Goodwill store in SW Houston

Four people were sent to the hospital after an SUV smashed into a Goodwill store Monday in southwest Houston.

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Watch: Thieves use victim's car to run him over

A man in Hemet was seriously injured after his car was stolen and used to run him over.

Residents complain construction slowed to a crawl

Residents of a southwest Houston neighborhood said they are fed up with a city drainage and repaving project they complain is hampering their efforts to rebuild from the Memorial Day floods.


Watch: Sen. Ted Cruz cooks bacon with automatic rifle

Independent Journal Review published a video showing Republican presidential hopeful Sen. Ted Cruz cooking bacon with an M-16 automatic rifle. 

Police: Burglars ram into Victoria's Secret in Rice Village

Houston police are searching for the burglars who smashed into a Victoria's Secret in Rice Village Tuesday morning.

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Darren Wilson opens up about life in hiding

Darren Wilson may have been legally vindicated in killing Michael Brown, but in many ways, he doesn't live like a free man.

Few people know where he lives with his wife and baby daughter. The 29-year-old former Ferguson police officer hasn't been abl...

Man guzzles stolen wine in H-E-B bathroom, stuffs sushi in pants, police say

A man is accused of guzzling down two bottles of wine in the bathroom of an H-E-B store in Friendswood, then walking out of the store with stolen sushi in his pants, according to police.

Houston plastic surgeon develops "Facebook Facelift"

In our selfie obsessed world, many people are less than pleased with how they look in those snapshots.

Kroger gas station steps up security after thefts from cars

A southwest Houston Kroger gas station is beefing up security after several thefts of items from customers' vehicles.

HPD: Mom leaves sons on street curb after boys complained of her driving drunk

A mother is accused of leaving her two young sons on a street curb in southwest Houston after the boys complained that she had been drinking, according to Houston police.

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