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  • After-hours club shooting
  • There were more than a dozen people inside the Vibe Lounge in southwest Houston early this morning when someone opened fire
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  • Boy found asleep on bus
  • Two Pasadena ISD employees were let go for leaving a child on a school bus
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  • After-hours club shooting
  • It happened at Vibe Lounge early Thursday morning
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  • The Texas Medical Center is holding a job fair only for veterans and spouses of deceased veterans
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  • Deadly wreck
  • Authorities say a driver running a red light caused a deadly crash on Houston's south side.
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  • Family members tell us the BB ended up in the child's eye
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  • A van slammed into a home in northwest Harris County before catching fire. Amazingly, no one was seriously injured
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  • Car into home
  • A van slammed into a home in northwest Harris County before catching fire. Amazingly, no one was seriously injured
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  • HPD says an internal probe shows 24 murder cases weren't properly investigated. Now we're hearing from a victim's family
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  • HPD says an internal probe shows 24 murder cases weren't properly investigated. Now we're hearing from a victim's family
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  • Liberty Institute: Girl told not to read Bible in class
  • Cy-Fair ISD says it could not substantiate claims made by an activist group that a second grader had been told not to read her Bible
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  • Houston to raze abandoned homes, resell land
  • City Council approved a plan to buy up the blighted properties, demolish the buildings and resell the property
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  • Former Houston Police Department officer Marcos E. Carrion
  • Former Houston Police Department officer Marcos E. Carrion, 36, has surrendered to authorities to face drug charges
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  • Felony Lane Gang targeting womens purses
  • Law enforcement officials are warning the public about men who steal purses and then commit various identity theft crimes
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  • Family members voiced concerns about nursing home resident
  • Relatives of the victims say they wanted their loved ones moved to a different room
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  • Sources say a man was found wandering the halls in his wheelchair, with blood trailing back to the room where 2 were killed
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  • Capturing feral hogs to feed the hungry
  • County Commissioner Steve Radack says this plan is a "gift from God" and could solve two problems plaguing Harris County
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  • Two men shot outside auto shop
  • The bleeding men ran for help in an auto shop in NE Houston
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  • Two men shot outside auto shop
  • Houston police are searching for a gunman after a dramatic scene in front of a northeast Houston auto repair shop
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  • Capturing feral hogs to feed the hungry
  • Plan would capture feral hogs in Harris County and process the meat to distribute through the Houston Food Bank
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  • Houston to raze abandoned homes, resell land
  • City Council approved a plan to buy up the blighted properties, demolish the buildings and resell the property
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  • Felony Lane Gang targeting womens purses
  • Law enforcement officials are warning the public about men who steal purses and then commit various identity theft crimes
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  • Former Houston Police Department officer Marcos E. Carrion
  • Former Houston Police Department officer Marcos E. Carrion, 36, has surrendered to authorities to face drug charges
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  • La Marque gun
  • A student at La Marque High School was found with a loaded semi-automatic handgun Wednesday.
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  • Reginald Van Horton (left),  Tommy Merchant (center) and 
Robin Wiley (right) were all arrested on drug charges
  • Suspect believed to be selling drugs out of a Texas City apartment jumped out of a second-story window in an effort to get away from deputies
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  • Abduction
  • Faculty and students at Madison High School are on alert after a student says she was abducted
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  • Two roommates killed in nursing home
  • Authorities say the two men died of blunt force trauma
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  • Samuel Gomez
  • Crime Stoppers is offering a big reward to find a man accused of sexually assaulting a child in Pasadena and then failing to appear for his court date.
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  • Branden Paez
  • A 20-year-old man was fired after just 13 months on the job, after he was acccused of sneaking contraband items to prisoners
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  • Buc-ees
  • Three people are under arrest after they allegedly taped up their children and took them to Buc-ees
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  • A family and their dog escaped a house fire in north Houston last night
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  • Father shot, tied up
  • A young girl may have witnessed her father being shot in their southeast Houston apartment.
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  • Two die in attack at nursing home
  • Police say two men die due to blunt force trauma inside a NW Houston nursing home
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  • Toddler bitten by dog
  • A two-year-old boy is in the hospital, after he was bitten by a dog at his grandmother's home in Stafford
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  • Liberty Institute: Girl told not to read Bible in class
  • According to the Liberty Institute, the Cy-Fair ISD second grader was told she couldn't read the Bible during Read to Myself time
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  • Liberty Institute: Girl told not to read Bible in class
  • According to the Liberty Institute, the Cy-Fair ISD second grader was told she couldn't read the Bible during Read to Myself time
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  • Nurse recalls trying to save teen killed in wreck
  • She just had to stop to help a teen who'd just flown out of a truck during a wreck in NE Harris Co. Sadly her help came too late
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  • Nurse recalls trying to save teen killed in wreck
  • She stopped to help a teen who'd just flown out of a truck during a wreck in NE Harris Co. Sadly her help came too late
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  • Man shot four times in north Harris County
  • Charges are pending against a homeowner who shot a 23-year-old man during a confrontation outside his house
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  • Man shot four times in north Harris County
  • Charges are pending against a homeowner who shot a 23-year-old man during a confrontation outside his house
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  • University of Houston police are investigating a robbery at an apartment complex on campus
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  • Deadly joy ride may lead to charges
  • Authorities are still trying to determine whether a 14-year-old girl was behind the wheel in the deadly wreck
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  • Dog bite sends toddler to hospital
  • A two-year-old boy is in the hospital, after he was bitten in the face by a dog at his grandmother's home in Stafford
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  • Joy ride ends in fatal crash
  • Investigators say a 14-year-old was behind the wheel when a car struck a tree. She survived, but her 15-year-old friend did not
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  • Maryland authorities bust Houston-based crime ring
  • The suspects, all Colombian nationals in the US illegally, are accused of targeting the homes of Asian and Middle Eastern families
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  • Maryland authorities bust Houston-based crime ring
  • The suspects, all Colombian nationals in the US illegally, are accused of targeting the homes of Asian and Middle Eastern families
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  • Fire chief collapses, dies during blaze
  • Officials are trying to determine why the Damon Volunteer Fire Department chief collapsed at the scene of a house fire Monday
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  • Hugh Ferguson
  • The fire chief, 52-year-old Hugh Ferguson, collapsed while battling a fire in Damon and later died at the hospital
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  • La Michoacana grocery store burglary suspects
  • Detectives are searching for two suspects caught on video crawling inside grocery stores during a string of burglaries in the Harris County area
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  • Store clerk hit by suspects
  • A convenience store clerk is recovering after being hit over the head during a robbery early this morning
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