Friday is almost over and the weekend is here!
Not only was it the final day of the work week, but it was also Arbor Day. There are lots of great places to get out and enjoy nature and gain an appreciation of the trees that help us survive. Here's a list of parks in Harris County.
Chief Meteorologist Frank Billingsley with a look at the weather
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A man who had been picked up by an Uber driver Friday was shot and killed during the ride, authorities said. Read more >
After two days of apparent deadlock, the judge presiding over the trial of A.J. Armstrong instructed jurors to resolve their differences Friday. Read more >
Clear Creek Independent School District officials are investigating allegations that a Clear Brook High School teacher demonstrated inappropriate behavior. Read more >
"Welcome to Houston, Tytus." Read more >
The driver of the semitrailer that police said caused the deadly 28-vehicle crash on I-70 in Denver on Thursday has been identified as Rogel Lazaro Aguilera. Read more >
The end is near
Things have calmed down at theaters across Houston after the midnight showings let out, but it won’t stay that way for long as people head out for the early Friday showing of "Avengers: Endgame." Read more >
On This Day
In 1986, the 4th reactor at the Chernobyl nuclear power station in the USSR explodes, killing 31 people. Radioactive contamination reaches much of Western Europe, marking the worst nuclear disaster in the world.