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News 2 Know for Nov. 7, 2018

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The results are in, and the voters have spoken. Election Day saw some narrow victories and big defeats. Below is a recap of what you may have missed last night.

But first, weather.

Today's Weather

Chief Meteorologist Frank Billingsley has a look at the forecast.

Don't forget! You can keep track of the radar and forecast throughout the day at click2houston.com/weather or by downloading the Frank's Free Forecast app.

Local News

Harris County juvenile judge releases defendants after election loss

Judge Glenn Devlin
Judge Glenn Devlin

A day after losing his re-election bid, a Texas judge released nearly all of the juvenile defendants who appeared before him after asking them whether they intended to kill anyone. Read more >

Father was drunk in crash that killed child, critically injured other, officials say

The scene of a fatal crash in the 2400 block of West Mount Houston on Nov. 7, 2018.
The scene of a fatal crash in the 2400 block of West Mount Houston on Nov. 7, 2018.

Harris County Sheriff's Office officials said they believe a man was drunk Wednesday when he crashed his vehicle into two tow trucks at an intersection near Acres Homes. Read more >

Terry Thompson sentenced to 25 years in prison for murder of John Hernandez

Terry Thompson looks back at the gallery in a Houston courtroom after he was found guilty of murder Nov. 5, 2018.
Terry Thompson looks back at the gallery in a Houston courtroom after he was found guilty of murder Nov. 5, 2018.

After deliberating, the jury decided the fate of Terry Thompson during day two of his sentencing hearing Wednesday. Read more >

Texas News

How did straight-ticket voting affect this year's election?

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Remember the super long lines during early voting? Read more >

National News

White House suspends CNN's Jim Acosta after Trump confrontation

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The White House on Wednesday suspended the press pass of CNN correspondent Jim Acosta after he and President Donald Trump had a heated confrontation during a news conference. Read more >

Complete election results

View results from all of the races

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There were plenty of races that we weren't able to squeeze into today's edition of News 2 Know. Click the link to view results from every race in Southeast Texas. Read more >


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