News 2 Know: Officer busted in prostitution sting, teen accused of stabbing father to death and more
Good evening from Click2Houston.com.
Thursday's almost over. Fifty years ago today, the crew of Apollo 11 was closing in on their rendezvous with history. In just 48 hours, Neil Armstrong would go down in history as the first man to ever walk on the moon.
We’ve been celebrating the 50th anniversary of the moon landing all week. Last night, we aired our hour-long special that focuses not just on the journey but also Houston’s role in the historic mission. You can watch it on-demand at Click2Houston.com/Apollo.
Now, let’s wrap up your day with a look at the forecast.
Highs got to 96F this afternoon with triple-digit heat indexes. As we head into the evening, no rain is on the radar and temps are still in the low-90s. We'll slowly sink through the 80s with plenty of humidity, so grin and bear that outdoor dining tonight. Tomorrow starts with 78F goes to 90F by noon and tops out in the mid-90s again with just a 10% rain chance. The weekend ahead doesn't offer much change but perhaps a better sea breeze shower chance by Sunday. Check Frank's full forecast for more.
Officer busted in prostitution sting
HPD officer relieved of duty after being busted in prostitution sting, officials say
A Houston Police Department officer was relieved of duty after he was busted in a prostitution sting, according to authorities.
Teen accused of stabbing father to death
Teen washed knife in kitchen sink after stabbing his father to death, prosecutors say
A teenager has been arrested after police said he confessed to stabbing his father to death in their west Houston apartment.
Texas drive-thru booze: What to know and where to get it
It is very easy to crave an icy and sweet alcoholic beverage while sweating in the car due to hundred-degree July and August temperatures.
Stealing from inmates
Ex-correctional officer charged with theft, accused of stealing from inmates
A correctional officer who worked in the Liberty County Jail is in trouble with the law herself after authorities say she stole money from people while they were in the jail.
Toys R Us makes small comeback with 2 stores including 1 in Houston
The first two new Toys R Us stores will open in November as part of a small comeback of the defunct iconic toy chain in the U.S.
On this day
In 2012, Kim Jong-Un is officially appointed Supreme Leader of North Korea.
That’s all for now. We’ll see you at Click2Houston.com.
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