98ºF

News 2 Know: Texas to drain 4 lakes, WR Antonio Brown accused of rape and more

photo

Good evening from Click2Houston.com. It’s Tuesday, Sept. 10.

Today is National TV Dinner Day, so take a break from cooking and enjoy a relaxing evening with a quick and easy meal.

Let’s end the day with a check on the forecast and this morning's top headlines.

Today’s weather

A few strong storms around the area producing heavy rain, lightning, small hail and 30 mph winds, so if you run into one of them do take caution. Check Frank’s forecast for all the details.

These dams needed replacing 15 years ago. Now Texas will drain 4 lakes — causing other issues

photo

Texas officials will start draining four lakes next week in Guadalupe County in Central Texas without a plan in place for when the lakes, and the 90-year-old dams that support them, will be rebuilt.

Read more

Patriots wide receiver Antonio Brown accused of rape in lawsuit filed by former trainer

photo

Wide receiver Antonio Brown, who just signed with the New England Patriots, is accused of raping his former trainer in May 2018, according to a lawsuit filed Tuesday in Florida.

Read more

Man orders beer for $6.76, hotel charges him $67,689

Australian journalist Peter Lalor is something of a beer aficionado. He's written about brews for almost 25 years, but he balks at paying more than $10 for a pint. This time, a $6.76 beer cost him $67,689.
Australian journalist Peter Lalor is something of a beer aficionado. He's written about brews for almost 25 years, but he balks at paying more than $10 for a pint. This time, a $6.76 beer cost him $67,689.

Australian journalist Peter Lalor is something of a beer aficionado. He's written about brews for almost 25 years, but he balks at paying more than $10 for a pint.

Read more

Family recovering from burns after fireworks explosion caused by road rage shooting

photo

A family has a long road to recovery after its truck exploded in an incident, that investigators are connecting to road rage.

Read more

Can you beat KPRC's VIP Pickers?

This football season, KPRC 2 is bringing you awesome prizes and bragging rights with our Pro Football U Pick ‘Em! contest. Guess the winner of every pro game weekly until The Big Game. Pick against other football fanatics and KPRC 2's own VIP Pickers which includes Owen Conflenti, Taniya Wright, Jennifer Reyna and Amy Davis.

Every week, you have the chance to win a $25 prepaid debit card plus a Freddy's Frozen Custard & Steakburgers Combo Meal. The grand prize winner will score $500 to Freddy's Frozen Custard & Steakburgers. 

Think you're the Gridiron Genius? Click here to start picking now!

On this day: In 1897, a 25-year-old taxi driver in London became the first person to be arrested for drunk driving after crashing into a building.