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Man shot to death during house party in southeast Houston

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) -- Authorities are investigating a deadly shooting after a house party in southeast Houston. The Houston Police Department responded to reports of a party between two conflicting gang members around 7 p.m. Friday.


Houston Weather: Oscar worthy weather in store for Sunday

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) -- A cold front rolled through this morning bringing a lot of rain to the area. The cold front has now moved out and has pushed the rain to the east. The cloud cover will soon move out behind this front allowing for skies to clear overnight. We are expecting mostly sunny skies


Houston-Bound Cargo Plane Crashes Into Trinity Bay: FAA

ANAHUAC, TX — A Boeing 767 cargo jetliner crashed into the Trinity Bay near Anahuac Saturday afternoon, a Federal Aviation Adminsitration spokeswoman said. Three people were believed to be on board the cargo jet that crashed before 12:45 p.m. on Saturday.


Sheriff: No likely survivors in jetliner crash near Houston

HOUSTON (AP) — A Boeing 767 cargo jetliner heading to Houston with three people aboard disintegrated after crashing Saturday into a bay east of the city, according to a Texas sheriff.


Third suspect arrested in fatal shooting of 10-month-old

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) -- A third man has been arrested and charged in the shooting death of a 10-month old boy in southwest Houston. Messiah Marshall was shot and killed on June 14, 2018 outside of the Nob Hill Apartments while he was in his father's arms.


Trail Riders Trot in to Houston for the Rodeo

Trail riders, organizers, volunteers and many more made their way from all over into Houston's Memorial Park Friday to kick off the 2018 Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo™. The event started with the world famous BBQ Cook-Off and runs from February 25 through March 17 featuring nightly entertainment


Sheriff's office alters no-knock policy after Houston raid

HOUSTON (AP) — The Harris County Sheriff's Office is revising its policy on the use of no-knock raids following a drug raid on a home that turned into a deadly shootout in which two residents were killed and five undercover officers injured.


Amber Alert: three Connecticut children spotted in Texas

SEALY, Texas (KWTX) The Texas Department of Public Safety issued an amber alert, Saturday after three children went missing. According to the alert, police in Waterbury, Connecticut were looking for 7-year old Maddison McGrath, 5-year old Dylan McGrath, and 2-year-old Maryah Mathew.


3 presumed dead after cargo jet nose-dived into Trinity Bay, sheriff says

ANAHUAC, Texas - A twin-engine Boeing 767 crashed into Trinity Bay near Anahuac early Saturday afternoon, and authorities said they believe all three people on board are dead after human remains were found.


Houston-area man known for making videos critical of police, arrested in child sex assault from 2002

DEER PARK, Texas - A Houston-area man, who is known for making YouTube videos criticizing police, was arrested by McAllen police officers after being charged with sexual assault of a child.


Houston's restaurant supremacy and rising star chefs lead the week's top stories

Editor's note: It's time to recap the top stories on CultureMap from this past week. 1. Houston dominates Texas Monthly critic's list of state's best new restaurants. Six of the magazine's 12 best new restaurants reside in Houston, with Chris Shepherd taking the top spot for his 2018 trio of UB Pres


Stolen overturned 18-wheeler blocking three lanes at IH-45N

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) -- Drivers could expect some traffic delays this evening. Authorities are working to tow a reportedly stolen 18-wheeler that turned over on IH-45 north, near Parramatta Ln.


14-year-old rescued in sex trafficking bust at Houston motel

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) -- A medical call at a north Houston motel Thursday turned into an arrest for human trafficking of a minor. The Harris County Precinct 4 Office responded to a medical call in the 1600 block of North Freeway at a Super 8 Motel.


Texas lawmaker wants to make toll roads free after they're paid off

HOUSTON — When it comes to toll roads in Houston, everybody has an opinion. Either you love how they speed up your commute or you think it’s highway robbery. But there's a new bill in the state legislature that you might like. House bill 436 would make toll roads become part of the state highway sys


Houston company recalls fish products that weren't inspected

HOUSTON (AP) — Officials say a Houston-based seafood company is recalling nearly 101,000 pounds (45,810 kilograms) of fish products, specifically wild-caught catfish because they were produced and distributed without being reviewed by federal inspectors.


Three suspects surrender after chase ends in northeast Houston

HOUSTON — A rush-hour police chase from southeast to northeast Houston ended near the East Loop and McCarty. More than a dozen officers with guns drawn surrounded the white pickup truck when it finally came to a stop.


While couple slept, 'creeper burglar' stole items from home, deputies say

HOUSTON - As a couple slept in their Memorial Forest neighborhood home in west Houston, a man broke in and stole multiple items, Harris County Precinct 5 deputies said. Adetunbosun Kingsley Bello, 37, also known as the "creeper burglar" by deputies, is accused of stealing a purse from the kitchen co


Harvey victim dies waiting for check after fight with insurance company

HOUSTON - For Tom and Tim Morgan, talking about their mother in the past tense is not easy. "She was a happy lady and she loved her family." Clydine Morgan passed away only eight weeks ago.


Police chase underway in southeast Houston

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) -- Police are pursuing a driver on the streets of Houston. It's not known what prompted the chase of a white pickup.


5 events worth checking out in Houston this weekend

From a fashion show to fundraiser, there's plenty to enjoy in Houston this weekend. Read on for a rundown of ideas for how to fill your calendar. Hoodline offers data-driven analysis of local happenings and trends across cities. Links included in this article may earn Hoodline a commission on clicks