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Texas Man Allegedly Confesses To Killing 2-Year-Old Daughter With A Hammer

ORANGE, Texas (CBSDFW.COM/AP) — A police affidavit says a Texas man found naked and stained with blood told officers that he killed his 2-year-old daughter, who had been bludgeoned with a hammer.


TAILGATE THIEVES: Harris County man gets truck tailgate stolen for second time

A Harris County man couldn't believe how quickly thieves stole his truck's tailgate. Last week, Robert Cruz's home cameras captured a suspicious vehicle circling his block. "I was curious what he was trying to do," Cruz recalled.


Keurig Dr Pepper To Relocate Texas Headquarters From Plano To The Star In Frisco

PLANO, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – Keurig Dr Pepper has announced that it will be moving its Texas headquarters from Plano to The Star in Frisco, home of the Dallas Cowboys. The Cowboys announced the new 350,000 square-foot facility that will be one of the homes to the company. The building is expected to


Katy man hid 6 illegal immigrants in furniture

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas - A 23-year-old man may lose his status as a permanent resident after he was caught transporting illegal immigrants in the United States. The illegal immigrants were hidden in furniture.


Texas cheerleader’s final moments before gas explosion at house kills her captured on video

A Texas girl’s family released shocking video that shows the 12-year-old cheerleader’s final moments before a gas explosion tore through her home and killed her last year. "Good morning, guys. It is 6:02 a.m.," Linda "Michellita" Rogers whispered in the Feb. 23, 2018 video. Those words were among th


Man accused of kidnapping Lyft driver during 3-hour robbery spree near Katy

HARRIS COUNTY, Texas — A 19-year-old man is accused of kidnapping a Lyft driver and stealing from her home in the Katy area, prosecutors say. Deveriq Yell is charged with felony aggravated kidnapping, according to documents filed in a Harris County District Court. He appeared before a probable cause


Man robs Texas store, sets customer on fire

PALESTINE, Texas (KWTX) A suspect was in custody Thursday evening after a man robbed a convenience store in Palestine at gunpoint, ordered the clerk and a customer to sit on the floor, bound them with duct tape, doused both with lighter fluid, and then set one of the two women on fire.


Parents dead in murder-suicide at Sugar Land home as 16-year-old daughter slept inside

SUGAR LAND, Texas (KTRK) -- Two people are dead in a murder-suicide at a Sugar Land home, officials say. Officers were called to the house in the 1200 block of Pendergrass Trail just after 6 a.m. Monday.


WATCH: A Discussion With Harris County Judge Lina Hidalgo

Co-hosts Gary Polland and Barbara Radnofsky welcome newly elected Harris County Judge Lina Hidalgo for a discussion about the challenges facing Harris County. Topics include Harvey recovery funds, transparency in government, and criminal justice reform. Original air date: February 22, 2019.


Katy Perry 'gave up on love' before Orlando Bloom romance

Katy Perry "gave up on love" before meeting Orlando Bloom. The 34-year-old singer is currently engaged to the 'Pirates of the Caribbean' actor, whom she first began dating in 2016, and although their romance is "stronger than ever", sources say Katy wasn't interested in love when she first met Orlan


South Texas 8-year-old dies hours after being diagnosed with flu

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — A family in Rockport, Texas, is searching for answers after their son suddenly passed away on Sunday. Relatives said eight-year-old Martin Campbell came down with flu-like symptoms and then hours later, died. Now officials are waiting for test results to determine exactly wha


VIDEO: Man stuffs cash down pants during robbery in north Houston

HOUSTON - Houston police said they are searching for two men who held up a La Fiesta Meat Market in north Houston in December. The two men entered the business, located in the 700 block of Greens Road, just before 8:30 p.m. Dec. 5, 2018. The pair pulled out handguns, pointed them at employees and cu


1 shot in east Houston, police say

HOUSTON — Police are investigating after one person was shot on the city's east side. The shooting happened in the 12800 block of Eastbrook Drive. According to Houston police, someone called 911 and told dispatchers that a group of people were shooting at each other outside the caller's home and tha


Central Texas woman sentenced for stealing thousands from nonprofits

HILLSBORO, Texas (KWTX) A Central Texas woman who was arrested in July 2018, after admitting to stealing tens of thousands of dollars from the Whitney Ministerial Alliance, has been sentenced after pleading guilty.


Texas couple loses unborn infant in crash en route to a hospital

WOOD COUNTY, Texas (KLTV) A young East Texas couple was seriously injured and lost their baby, who died after a tragic car wreck on the way to the hospital. Twenty-year-old Jessica Mitchell and 23-year-old Justin Mitchell were over-the-moon excited to meet their brand new baby boy, their family says


Harris County DA To Ask For More Staff For Case Review, Houston’s Commission Against Gun Violence Releases Recommendations, And New Report On Hurricane Harvey

These are some of the stories Houston Public Media is covering. Harris County DA To Ask For More Staff For Case Review. Harris County District Attorney Kim Ogg said Thursday she will again ask for funding to hire additional prosecutors and investigators, citing the need to review more than 1,400 cas


Lone Star College's Greenspoint campus placed on lockdown

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) -- Lone Star College sent out an urgent alert to students of its Greenspoint campus Thursday night, informing them of a lockdown. In a tweet, the college system told students to "go to (the) nearest room and lock the door."


73 hate groups tracked in Texas, 6 located in Austin

AUSTIN, Texas — According to Southern Poverty Law Center's website, there were 73 hate groups a part of 55 different organizations tracked in Texas in 2018. The research by SPLC on the groups, their stance and location is located below:


HPD officer at center of deadly botched raid out of hospital, lawyer says

HOUSTON - Houston police Sgt. Gerald Goines was released from the hospital to recover between surgeries, his attorney said. Goines is at the center of an investigation into a deadly drug raid at Harding Street in January and was shot in the neck and face during the resulting shootout.


Softball Coach Arrested After Allegedly Attacking Grandmother During Game

A Texas softball coach has been arrested after he allegedly assaulted a 60-year-old grandmother during a recent game. Donna Edwards was watching her 11-year-old granddaughter's game at Dyess Park in Cypress, Texas when she heard a teenager yelling obscenities at another field.