Advertisement

Adoptable dogs for August 1-8

Check out these adorable pups at the Houston Humane Society that need homes.

Amy Adams as Lois Lane in Man of Steel

Warner Bros. Pictures

Celebrities with August birthdays

Wondering which of your favorite celebrities shares your August birthday? Wonder no more. Click on to discover what stars have birthdays this month.

Adoptable cats for August 1-8

There are lots of sweet cats that need homes. Check these out to see if you can find a new furry friend.

Local 2 viewers celebrate 'Twins Day'

August 1 is National Twins Day! To celebrate, we asked the Local 2 Facebook Fans to share their twins photos with us.

Adolf Hitler, 1936 Olympics Berlin

Public domain

On this day: August 1

Oxygen is discovered, Adolf Hitler presides over the opening of the Olympics, a new superhero is introduced, tragedy strikes the University of Texas, and a new all-music TV network debuts, all on this day.

Vehicles flooded in Midtown parking garage

Dozens of residents in a midtown apartment complex woke up to find their parking garage had flooded.

Train station at Neverland Ranch

Phil Klein/Reuters

Go inside Michael Jackson's Neverland Ranch

Go inside Michael Jackson's Neverland Ranch, which has been put up for sale five years after his death.

Paige Einstein/CSPI

9 most unhealthy chain-restaurant meals

Warning: These meals are hazardous to your health. Delicious, perhaps, but hazardous.

broken down car automobile with hood up

iStock/vukx

Top 10 consumer complaints

The Consumer Federation of America recently released its annual chronicle of the top 10 consumer complaints. Check out which complaints topped the list.

Children playing, day care

iStock Image

15 best U.S. spots for kids

August is National Family Fun Month. Spend some time with yours at these 15 best U.S. spots for kids.

Angel in hot chocolate mug

Ginger Murray

Jesus, Mary sighted ... everywhere

From a T-shirt to a cheese doodle -- some people say they've seen the likeness of Jesus Christ, the Virgin Mary and other religious figures in a whole host of places.

Ellen Page

REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni

PETA's sexiest celebrity vegetarians

With PETA recently announcing its selections for the sexiest celebrity vegetarians of 2014, check out who they honored and their other choices over the years.

Elderly woman with shotgun holds SWAT at bay

An elderly woman who was armed with a shotgun and holding SWAT officers at bay in Channelview was taken into custody without harm.

Hamas tunnels

REUTERS/Mohammed Salem

Inside Gaza's secret tunnels

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of Israel says the country's deadly ground offensive won't end until its soldiers destroy a vast network of Hamas tunnels the militants use to try to attack Jewish communities outside the Gaza Strip. Take a look inside the vast tunnel system that has become a…

Apollo 15 Lunar Rover on moon, astronaut Jim Irwin

NASA

On this day: July 31

Mt. Fuji erupts, the Apollo 15 astronauts go for a ride, major-league baseball players end their strike, and Michael Phelps swims into Olympic history, all on this day.

Happy family, laughing, smiling

iStock

America's best states to live in 2014

Take a look at the top states to live in 2014, based on crime rate, health care, number of local attractions and environmental quality.

Orlando Bloom vs. Justin Bieber

Famous celebrity feuds

From Orlando Bloom and Justin Bieber to Kanye West and Jimmy Kimmel, check out some of the most notable celebrity feuds.

Jennifer Reyna takes on the Cold Water Challenge for charity

Local 2's Jennifer Reyna accept the Cold Water Challenge to benefit the Houston Fire Fighters Burned Children's Fund. Click here to see how you can donate.

Mama Cass Elliot album photo

MCA Records

Celebrities who died too young

Tuesday marks 40 years since "Mama" Cass Elliot died at age 32. In honor of The Mamas & the Papas' singer, join us in remembering her and other stars who died too young, some at the height of their careers.

MH17 crash3

REUTERS/Maxim Zmeyev

Malaysia Airlines flight crashes in Ukraine

International monitors from the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe reached the Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 crash site for the first time in almost a week due to increased violence between the Ukrainian military and pro-Russia rebels near the crash site. Take a look at images from…

Meg Ryan in As the World Turns

CBS Television

Stars who started on soap operas

More than a few TV and movie stars got their start in daytime drama. Click on to find out which stars started on soap operas.

Ebola, West Africa doctors

REUTERS/Tommy Trenchard

Ebola outbreak ravages West Africa

The Ebola outbreak has now killed 729 people in Guinea, Liberia, Sierra Leone and Nigeria since March, according to the World Health Organization. Take a look at images of the ravaged West African region.

closeup of red sports car

iStock

12 helpful car hacks

Can you unlock your car with a shoelace? Find out how via 12 helpful car hacks every motorist should know.

Prince in Purple Rain

Warner Bros. Pictures

Double threats: Musicians who act

It was three decades ago that pop star Prince became movie star Prince. With "Purple Rain" celebrating its 30th anniversary July 27, join us for a look at "The Purple One" other singing stars who are double threats.

Guardians of the Galaxy

Marvel Studio

Coming soon: August movie releases

Take a look at what movies will be coming to a theater near you in August.

1 in 3 Americans have 'debt in collections'

CNNMoney/Urban Institute

States with the most delinquent debt

Americans have a debt problem, according to a new study. Find out who's the most behind on payments.

Hurricane

2014 hurricane names

It's likely 2014 will be a near-normal or below-normal year for hurricanes, according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. But even so, there are 21 hurricane names ready to go for the Atlantic hurricane season.

Local 2 and Kroger surprise Monica Kitchens with free groceries for a year!

Congrats to Monica Kitchens! She is our 'free groceries for a year' giveaway winner. Big thanks to Kroger for partnering with us this year.

Hurricane Sandy, October 25 satellite image

Reuters

10 deadliest U.S. hurricanes

Take a look back at the 10 deadliest hurricanes in U.S. history.

Full House cast photo, blurb size

Warner Bros. Television

Where are 'Full House' stars today?

Lori Loughlin, better known to "Full House" fans as "Aunt Becky," celebrates her 50th birthday on Monday. As you let that set in, let's take a look at where all the stars of the 1990s sitcom are today.

Local News Archive

  • KPRC Local 2

    More Local News

    Find hundreds of stories and videos from KPRC Local 2 in our local news archive.

Most Viewed On Click2Houston

Advertisement

Join the Conversation

Coming Up On KPRC Local 2

Local 2 Investigates

TONIGHT AT 10: how you're trading your privacy for convenience online

Most people are aware that businesses are tracking their movements online, but few have any idea that their intimate details are also for sale to anyone willing to pay for them.  Local 2 Investigates' Jace Larson shows you how it's done and what you can do to protect your family's personal…

Memorial City Cam Livestream

Advertisement
Advertisement