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News 2 Know: Warrant released to public, jail inmate dies after hanging himself and more

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Wednesday is also National Croissant Day. One of the warm, flaky, buttery pastries sure sounds good on a chilly day like this one.

On this day in 1961, Patsy Cline releases her single, "I Fall to Pieces." It would go on to become Billboard's Song of the Year.

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

Heroin sold, weapons seen at house where police shootout occurred, warrant claims

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The search warrant that led to a shootout between several Houston police officers and two suspects earlier this week in southeast Houston was released Wednesday. Read more >

Roger Clemens' son, friend, assaulted by bouncers at Concrete Cowboy on NYE, lawsuit says

Conner Capel's injuries sustained at Concrete Cowboy, according to a lawsuit filed against the bar.
Conner Capel's injuries sustained at Concrete Cowboy, according to a lawsuit filed against the bar.

A Houston bar is being sued after Roger Clemens' son and one of his friends, both minor-league baseball players, were assaulted by bouncers on New Year's Eve, according to the lawsuit. Read more >

Mother sought after hungry children knock on neighbor's door, documents say

A mugshot of Lily Martinez from August 2018.
A mugshot of Lily Martinez from August 2018.

A woman is facing a felony charge after being accused of leaving her children at home alone without food or diapers last week. Read more >

Texas News

Waller County Jail inmate dies after hanging himself

Evan Lyndell Parker, 34, is seen in this image released by the Waller County Sheriff's Office on Jan. 10, 2019.
Evan Lyndell Parker, 34, is seen in this image released by the Waller County Sheriff's Office on Jan. 10, 2019.

A Waller County Jail inmate took his own life after being arrested in connection with a homicide earlier this month, officials said Wednesday. Read more >

National News

Jewish collector's heirs want Houston painting on loan in Germany

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The heirs of a Jewish collector say a painting from a Texas museum on loan in Germany was stolen from their family by the Nazis, and have filed a legal request for its return, a German newspaper reported Wednesday. Read more >


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