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News 2 Know: Music video used to track down 20 people, mother sentenced to 28 years in prison

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It's Monday, and while Houston is dealing with the cold, thousands in the southeastern part of the country have been left stranded and without power due to severe winter storms.

Today is also National Lager Day, so stay inside, watch some TV and celebrate the day by enjoying a cold one.

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Chief Meteorologist Frank Billingsley has a look at the forecast.

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Local News

Police use music video to track down 20 accused of illegal weapon possession

These 20 people were charged with illegally possesing weapons during a music video shoot at a Houston park in March.
These 20 people were charged with illegally possesing weapons during a music video shoot at a Houston park in March.

Twenty gang members are facing gun charges after police said they were brandishing weapons during a music video shoot at a Houston park earlier this year. Read more >

Mother sentenced to 28 years in prison after being convicted of abusing stepson

Tami Bleimeyer in court after being accused of abusing and locking stepson in a closet on Nov. 27, 2018.
Tami Bleimeyer in court after being accused of abusing and locking stepson in a closet on Nov. 27, 2018.

A woman who abused and starved her 5-year-old son nearly to death was sentenced to 28 years in prison. Read more >

Naked woman accused of leading police on chase in Baytown

Attaree Milton is accused of leading police on a chase on Dec. 8, 2018.
Attaree Milton is accused of leading police on a chase on Dec. 8, 2018.

A 26-year-old woman is facing charges after a bizarre chase in Baytown last weekend. Read more >

Texas News

No jail time for former Baylor fraternity president accused of rape

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A Texas judge on Monday accepted a plea bargain allowing a former Baylor University fraternity president accused of rape to avoid serving jail time, marking at least the third time the judge has approved probation or little jail time for men accused of sexually assaulting Baylor students. Read more >

National News

Locomotive 4141 now on display in Omaha, Nebraska

George H.W. Bush's locomotive 4141 is seen on display in Omaha, Nebraska.
George H.W. Bush's locomotive 4141 is seen on display in Omaha, Nebraska.

The train that carried President George H.W. Bush's casket from Spring to College Station is currently on display in Omaha, Nebraska. Read more >

Prevent Porch Pirates

How to keep your packages safe from porch thieves this holiday season

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Porch thieves are bold, brazen and they are everywhere this holiday season, stealing packages right off the porches of homeowners even as security cameras record video of their crimes. Read more >


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