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News 2 Know: Man uses license plate flipper to avoid tolls, worker dies at water park and more

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It's the end of the work week! It's also National Grilled Cheese Sandwich Day, so celebrate with a delicious gooey sandwich. Perhaps pair it with a bowl of tomato soup?

On this day in 1961, Russian cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin became the first person to orbit the earth.

Today's Weather

Chief Meteorologist Frank Billingsley has a quick 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.

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Egg-throwing teen charged in deadly crash strikes probation deal with prosecutors, sources say

A teenager charged with murder after his egg-throwing prank ended in a deadly crash has struck a deal with prosecutors, according to a source with knowledge of the case. Read more >

Local News

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Worker dies after falling from structure at Hurricane Harbor Splashtown, deputies say

A worker was found dead Friday at Six Flags Hurricane Harbor Splashtown, Harris County deputies said. Read more >

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Man caught with license plate flipper owes $5,400 in tolls, deputies say

Deputies arrested a man Thursday after they said he had been using a license plate flipper to attempt to dodge tollway cameras. Read more >

Texas News

The two Anadarko buildings are seen in The Woodlands on April 12, 2019, the same day the company was purchased by Chevron.
The two Anadarko buildings are seen in The Woodlands on April 12, 2019, the same day the company was purchased by Chevron.

Chevron buying Woodlands-based company for $33B as crude prices rise

Chevron will buy Anadarko Petroleum for $33 billion in a cash-and-stock, energizing its deepwater exploration in the gulf and in the energy-rich southwest region of Texas called the Permian Basin. Read more >

National News 

Former KPRC2 reporter Ryan Korsgard running the Boston Marathon for bombing survivor

The world's oldest annual marathon will take place in the streets of Boston on Monday. It's an event that's become even more special to runners after the deadly terror attack in 2013. Read more >

Freebie Friday

Art Car Parade, free crawfish and more

Here are some free events going on this weekend. Read more >


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