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Harris County man put on unique probation after deadly accident

A judge gives a Harris County man shock probation after he hit and killed a mother and two children while racing in a neighborhood in 2010.

Published: Fri, 24 Oct 2014 05:21:45 GMT

Panel discusses connection between spanking and domestic violence

A panel discussion was held to talk about the relationship between domestic violence and spanking Thursday evening. 

Published: Fri, 24 Oct 2014 05:04:47 GMT

Laser surgery helps ease appearance of acne scars

Acne: Just about every teenager will get it and many adults get acne, too. Of those who suffer with it, 25 percent are left with permanent scarring.

Published: Fri, 24 Oct 2014 03:57:48 GMT

Man charged with raping baby, girl who now have HIV

A Houston man is due in court Friday on charges that he raped both a 14-year-old girl and a 23-month-old baby who are now infected with HIV. 

Published: Fri, 24 Oct 2014 03:40:39 GMT

HPD: 2 arrested, 5 wanted for stealing diners' wallets

Houston police said two people have been arrested and five others are wanted in a theft ring believed responsible for stealing wallets from women at restaurants and charging thousands of dollars to their credit cards for more than a year.

Published: Thu, 23 Oct 2014 23:38:16 GMT

Man claiming to be father of baby found abandoned at post office seeks custody

A man claiming to be the father of a 2-month-old boy abandoned at a southwest Houston post office Wednesday wants custody of his son.

Published: Thu, 23 Oct 2014 23:34:28 GMT

Cy-Fair ISD mother speaks out for single parents

A single mother of a Cypress Fairbanks ISD student is speaking out because she says the district told her she couldn't attend a father-student function with her child.

Published: Thu, 23 Oct 2014 23:25:48 GMT

Local 2 hosts Town Hall to answer your Ebola questions

What questions do you have about Ebola in our community? Local 2 hosted an Ebola town hall meeting Thursday to answer your questions.

Published: Thu, 23 Oct 2014 23:24:58 GMT

METRO police search for 2 men who opened fire at Hillcroft Transit Center

The METRO Police Department is asking for the public's help in identifying two men wanted for the aggravated robbery in two separate incidents near the Hillcroft Transit Center.

Published: Thu, 23 Oct 2014 23:07:31 GMT

Officials release name of man involved in Ben Taub Hospital murder-suicide

The Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences released the name of the 58-year-old man involved in the murder-suicide at Ben Taub Hospital Wednesday. 

Published: Thu, 23 Oct 2014 22:41:25 GMT

Reward offered in Houston-area pharmacy burglaries

A cash reward is being offered for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the suspects who deputies say burglarized two Houston-area pharmacies.

Published: Thu, 23 Oct 2014 22:37:31 GMT

U.S. Air Force plane makes emergency landing at Bush airport

A U.S. Air Force plane made an emergency landing at George Bush Intercontinental Airport Wednesday afternoon. 

Published: Thu, 23 Oct 2014 22:25:29 GMT

Pasadena remembers Phillips explosion on 25th anniversary

Thursday marks 25 years since an explosion that killed 23 people in Pasadena.

Published: Thu, 23 Oct 2014 22:15:14 GMT

3 dead, 2 hurt in Maryland air crash

Police say an airplane and helicopter have collided in mid-air at the Frederick Municipal Airport in Maryland.

Published: Thu, 23 Oct 2014 22:14:59 GMT

Main lanes open on I-45 SB at Cypresswood after 3-vehicle crash

All the southbound lanes of Interstate 45 near Cypresswood Drive reopened after a crash in Spring Thursday afternoon. 

Published: Thu, 23 Oct 2014 22:14:09 GMT

Texas official: Most hospitals can't handle Ebola

Gov. Rick Perry's infectious disease task force is discussing ways to diagnose and isolate patients with Ebola more quickly.

Published: Thu, 23 Oct 2014 21:43:44 GMT

New open-data policy to allow more access to city government information

Mayor Annise Parker has instituted an open-data policy to allow Houstonians better access to city information.

Published: Thu, 23 Oct 2014 21:28:01 GMT

HPD: 14 illegal immigrants detained after police stop pickup with blown tire

Police are investigating a possible case of human trafficking in the Memorial Park area.

Published: Thu, 23 Oct 2014 21:07:43 GMT

Deer Park man buys $1 million lotto ticket

The Texas Lottery has announced that a Deer Park man won a $1 million Powerball prize.

Published: Thu, 23 Oct 2014 21:04:47 GMT

Federal officials issue Halloween warning on counterfeit contact lenses

Government officials are warning the public about the dangers of using counterfeit decorative and colored contact lenses that are especially popular around Halloween.

Published: Thu, 23 Oct 2014 20:57:49 GMT