Today's Talkers: #SingleBecause, Hungry man calls 911 for food and more

People sound off saying why they are single, Tom Brady's deflategate and a hungry man calls 911 for food.  These topics and more in Owen Conflenti's "Today's Talkers."

Shark flips fisherman out of kayak

A Florida angler was close to becoming a shark's lunch after it flipped the fisherman over in his kayak in the middle of the ocean.

Cool off at Splashway Waterpark this summer

As the temperatures rise you may be looking for a cool place to take the family. A good place is Splashway Waterpark.

Free sandwich for customers with CHL

July 3, 2015: A barbecue restaurant in Cypress is expecting a special deal to attract customers. Samantha Ptashkin reports.

Venus, Jupiter and a thunderstorm

A photographer snaps a shot of Venus, Jupiter and a thunderstorm lit up by lightning over the skies of Orlando, Florida.

'Girls' XXX Parody

Lena Dunham isn't happy with the show's new porn parody.

WDAY, The Forum of Fargo-Moorhead, family photos

Simplest obituary: ‘Doug died’

A North Dakota man pulls off one last joke with his own obituary.

Splashway Waterpark preview

It’s time for our Sizzling Summer with Ruben! As the temperatures rise you may be looking for a cool place to take the family. A good place is Splashway Waterpark.  Ruben has a look at everything you can see and do.

Independence Day's weather webcast

A 30 percent chance of rain on July 4th with a high temperature of 92 degrees and a low of 76.

Nude pics of teen girls posted to Instagram

Jan. 14, 2014: A local high school student claims someone is posting naked photos of teenage girls online. Jace Larson reports.

Roaches, off-temperature food at some Houston area restaurants

KPRC 2 got no explanation for why health inspectors found raw chicken and fish nearly 20 degrees off temperature and not safe for human consumption at the China Border Chinese Restaurant at 5460 North Freeway near Tidwell. Amy Davis reports. 

Lakewood Church hecklers explain their actions, appear in court

Six people who went to jail for disrupting the service at Lakewood Church appeared before a judge on trespassing charges Thursday. Jace Larson reports. 

Man killed in alligator attack near Beaumont

July 3, 2015: A man was killed early Friday when an alligator attacked him during a late-night swim at a Southeast Texas marina, according to police. Robert Arnold reports.

Alligator kills Orange man during late-night swim

A man was killed early Friday when an alligator attacked him during a late-night swim at an Orange, Texas, marina, according to police.

Large shark caught off NC coast

A fisherman hooks a 6-foot shark off the coast of North Carolina.

Gator kills man swimming in bayou

July 3, 2015: A 28-year-old man was killed early Friday when an alligator attacked him during a late-night swim at an Orange, Texas marina, according to police. Robert Arnold reports.

Celebrate the Fourth of July in Galveston

Channel 2's Ruben Galvan was live in Galveston with a behind the scenes look at the independence day celebrations along the seawall.

Galveston Fourth of July festivities sizzling this weekend

The sizzle is going to be in Galveston as the festivities brew for Fourth of July this weekend.

Shark flips kayak

If you're on a kayak, be careful when you encounter a shark.

Fireworks safety good for everyone but dummies

Dummies take one for the team to demonstrate how not to use fireworks ahead of July Fourth holiday.

Rat spotted in Alvin restaurant

July 3, 2015: Members of a family said they were having dinner at the Baytown Seafood Restaurant in Alvin when they saw a rat crawling out of the ceiling.

Low-cost jet flights are a reality: Fly like a millionaire for $500

How does a quick private flight to your favorite destination sound?  Believe it or not, you can charter a plane to one of your favorite cities.  But there is a catch, including answering the question of how are you going to get back home.

How do you fly like a millionaire? Watch the video to learn…


Government braces for holiday weekend

The holiday weekend brings tighter security across the country. Federal agencies are warning about the possibility of an attack this weekend although there is no specific threat.

Mother says son was twice the victim of excessive force from Houston police

A Houston mother, who says her son has been the victim of excessive force from the Houston Police Department twice in the last year, is asking the U.S. Attorney to investigate the case. Anoushah Rasta reports. 

Vandals cover truck in racial slurs

Vandals targeted a man's truck in Spring, covering it in racial slurs. Gianna Caserta reports.

TSA complaints from travelers

July 2, 2015: About 16 million travelers pass though security checkpoints at Houston's William P. Hobby and George Bush Intercontinental airports annually, according to the TSA, but those passengers sometimes report a little turbulence when it comes to the agency. Jace Larson reports.

Police: Crooks destroy Little Ceasars storefront

Police say at least three men used a van to ram into the doors of a Little Caesars pizza parlor, jumped out, grabbed a safe and took off.

OBGYN barred from delivering babies

July 3, 2015: The Texas Medical Board has restricted the license of a Brazoria County OBGYN after several newborns died or were harmed during delivery. Joel Eisenbaum reports.

Friday's Weather Webcast

The holiday weekend looks like it's going to be pretty nice! Friday temperatures will hover at 94 and there will be a 10% chance for rain.

Hot day ahead Friday with rain possible

Most of southeast Texas will have a hot, dry day on Friday. Watch Friday's weather webcast.

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