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News 2 Know: Restraining order against Prop B, San Marcos fire was intentional and Alaska earthquake

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Happy Friday! Congrats on making it through another work week. 

Actually, today is also Stay Home Because You're Well Day. So, if you decided to play hooky, you're among friends. Take advantage of the "day off" by trying your hand a new recipe. We've got some great ones from the kitchens of H-E-B.

Today's Weather

Meteorologist Justin Stapleton 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

Temporary restraining order issued after HPOU files lawsuit to halt Prop B

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The Houston Police Officers' Union has filed a lawsuit against the city of Houston and the Houston Professional Firefighters Association, claiming that Proposition B, or the pay parity amendment between the Houston Police Department and the Houston Fire Department, is unconstitutional. Read more >

Houston Chronicle mix-up: Rolling Stones coming to Houston, not Paul McCartney

The Houston Chronicle said of the ad, "A Paul McCartney ad for a show that will NOT happen on April 28."
The Houston Chronicle said of the ad, "A Paul McCartney ad for a show that will NOT happen on April 28."

The Houston Chronicle raised spirits and then dashed them Friday morning when a full-page advertisement featuring Paul McCartney appeared in its Preview section. Read more >

Harris County Jail sanitation, food service not in compliance with state standards

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The Harris County Jail was inspected by the Texas Commission on Jail Standards this week. Read more >

Texas News

San Marcos fire that killed 5 was intentionally set, investigators say

The charred remains of the Iconic Village apartment building in San Marcos, Texas are seen on July 23, 2018.
The charred remains of the Iconic Village apartment building in San Marcos, Texas are seen on July 23, 2018.

Investigators said Friday they believe a fire that killed five people in San Marcos earlier this year was intentionally set and are offering a reward for information leading to an arrest. Read more >

National News

Magnitude 7.0 earthquake rocks Anchorage, Alaska

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Officials have canceled a tsunami warning for coastal areas of southern Alaska following the 7.0-magnitude earthquake that shook Anchorage. Read more >


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