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News 2 Know for Nov. 14, 2018

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We're halfway there! It's Wednesday, and we've only got two more days until the weekend.

Today is also National Pickle Day. I'm not a fan of them myself, but there are plenty of people who enjoy them. In fact, according to the Mt. Olive Pickle Company, Americans consume nearly 20 billion pickles every year. That works out to about 2.5 billion pounds of pickles!

Today's Weather

Chief Meteorologist Frank Billingsley on what to expect in 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

Delindsey Mack identified as Lamar High School student gunned down near campus

Delindsey Mack
Delindsey Mack

Police identified a Lamar High School student Wednesday who was gunned down while walking with a classmate near the school. Read more >

Accused pimp used social media to lure young girls, police say

Malik Hayman was arrested in Spetember and is facing multiple charges related to trafficking.
Malik Hayman was arrested in Spetember and is facing multiple charges related to trafficking.

The Houston Police Department’s Vice Division is making a child sex trafficking case against a man accused of using social media to recruit innocent Houston area girls, some as young as 14. Read more >

5 things to know about cold weather and its effects on your car

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It's usually not too cold in Houston, but when the temperature does drop, it's best to know how to handle the problems that come along with the climate change. Read more >

Texas News

Ted Cruz, Beto O'Rourke encounter at Houston airport will restore your faith in politics

Tiffany Easter (second from left) is seen smiling with U.S. Rep. Beto O'Rourke (far left) and Sen. Ted Cruz (far right) in this photo shared on her Facebook page Nov. 13, 2018.
Tiffany Easter (second from left) is seen smiling with U.S. Rep. Beto O'Rourke (far left) and Sen. Ted Cruz (far right) in this photo shared on her Facebook page Nov. 13, 2018.

Nowadays, most people would think a chance meeting between one-time political rivals in a heated election would be anything but cordial, but a recent encounter might just change your mind. Read more >

National News

'It's happening more and more': Texas firefighters return to California to help battle wildfires

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Many Texas firefighters that are in California said they've been deployed many times before. Some were in California just a few months ago. Read more >


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