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Driver arrested, victim OK after strange incident caught on camera


A man who police say was caught on camera intentionally running down a woman as she crossed the light rail tracks in north Houston is in custody.

Teen charged in April shooting death of Galveston security guard


Brandon Ledford, 19, has been charged with the murder of Phillip Molis, a 23-year-old security guard was shot multiple times after spotting three men behaving suspiciously.

Patient says she feared for her life as ambulance chased stolen HFD vehicle


A Houston woman said she feared for her life as she sat strapped in an ambulance that was chasing a stolen Houston Fire Department vehicle.

Man wanted by police after accident victim vanishes


Police are trying to find a man and a woman after a bizarre accident scene north of downtown more than a week ago.

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Scattered showers around Houston on Friday


Friday, Saturday and Sunday will be active weather days in southeast Texas

Gunshot victim dies after crashing truck into house


A man who was shot and then plowed into a house in southwest Houston may have simply been at the wrong place at the wrong time.

The wait is over: Selena's star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame to be unveiled next month


The wait for Selena's star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame is over, her family announced on Facebook.

13-year-old in Rosharon accused of stabbing her mother


Fort Bend County deputies said a 13-year-old girl called them around 4 a.m. and said her mother had been stabbed. Soon after, investigators detained the girl as the suspect.


'Don't let my mother die': Witness recalls hearing child after both hit by SUV in Sienna Plantation


A mother has died from her injuries after being hit by an SUV in Sienna Plantation Thursday morning.

Killeen substitute teacher puts duct tape over students' mouths


A substitute teacher in Killeen who put duct tape over 10 students' mouths has been banned from campus, according to a district spokesperson.


Fired KIPP counselor accused of molesting girl in office during 'lice checks'


Days after being charged with indecency with a child, a former school counselor is now in official custody. Brandon McElveen allegedly pulled an 8-year-old girl out of class and would take her into his office to "touch her and make her…


Allegations of fraud cause disputes over D-SNAP as thousands continue to line up


Harris County Judge Ed Emmett calls it a big mistake and so do a lot of commuters affected by the traffic nightmare of D-SNAP.

After a warm and stormy weekend, it turns colder next week


The jet stream pattern is changing, and Meteorologist Travis Herzog says that means active weather is coming for Houston this weekend followed by colder temperatures next work week


Texans' Watson, Habitat with Humanity team up in wake of Harvey


Habitat for Humanity homes that were damaged by Hurricane Harvey will be getting new furniture thanks to Deshaun Watson and Ashley HomeStore.

Social media goes purple for Spirit Day to fight bullying of LGBT youth


To raise awareness for LGBT individuals affected by bullying, celebrities and companies went purple on Thursday -- both in their wardrobes and on their social media profiles.


Restaurant says $13 chicken is actually from Popeyes


When you pay $13 for chicken and biscuits, you are probably expecting something a little fancier than fast food.


Homeowner killed when 3 suspects invade north Houston home


One person was killed and another hurt during what may have been a home invasion in north Houston.


Treat your lawn now before the first freeze


If your lawn was damaged after Harvey, especially if you had a large pile of debris that killed your lawn, now is the time to nourish your yard before the first big freeze.


Tilman Fertitta's two sons involved in Rockets front office


Tilman Fertitta's new ownership in the Houston Rockets is a family affair that includes two of his sons in the front office.


Yankees top Keuchel, Astros 5-0 for 3-2 lead in ALCS


The Houston Astros will look to rebound after a two-game skid in Game 5 of the American League Championship Series against the Yankees.

Thursday, Oct 19

Youth pastor accused of sexually assaulting young congregant


Albert Lavador Jr., 48, is accused of taking a 16-year-old to a motel where they had sexual contact on two different occasions in June, a probable cause statement said.

2 suspects in custody after allegedly robbing store, stealing clerk's pants and shooting at deputies


Two suspects are in custody after allegedly robbing a Sprint store, stealing the clerk's pants and carjacking another individual Wednesday.

Elderly man dies walking to apply for D-SNAP benefits


An 85-year-old man died after going into cardiac arrest as he approached the line to apply for D-SNAP benefits, ABC13 has learned.

Sheriff: Fire kills Hardin Co. woman and her 5 children


The bodies of five children, ranging in age from 3 to 11 years old, and their mother were found inside a home that burned overnight.

Wednesday, Oct 18

Fired KIPP teacher allegedly touched 8-year-old girl at school


Brandon McElveen allegedly pulled an 8-year-old girl out of class and would take her into his office to "touch her and make her touch him."

3 suspects on the run after street corner murder and carjacking


Houston police released video showing four armed suspects toting rifles while trying to carjack a woman and her 11-month-old niece in a minivan.

Police: Child hit by gunfire in accidental shooting


Houston police said the child was struck in the arm and the leg in the 8000 block of Boone Street.

Yankees tie up series with 6-4 win over Astros


With barely any time to lament the brutality of their game 3 loss, the Houston Astros are looking to all-star pitcher Lance McCullers Jr. to contain the bats in the Bronx.

Tuesday, Oct 17

KIPP Explore Academy staffer on the run after indecency charge


A staff member at KIPP Explore Academy was fired amid an investigation into whether he was indecent with a child.

Police interview one man in connection with deadly shooting, carjacking in SE Houston


One person is in custody following a middle of the afternoon shooting and carjacking that left one person dead.

Slain Pasadena woman's ex-boyfriend in custody after standoff


A man accused of shooting and killing his ex-girlfriend shot himself after a standoff with authorities in a Pasadena home.

Man rescued from manhole after claiming he was trapped for 9 days


A man is recovering after he says he spent more than a week underground after falling through a manhole.

Monday, Oct 16

Suspect shot by deputy after chase, carjacking attempt in Montgomery Co.


Investigators say a deputy shot and killed a suspect who appeared to be reaching for a weapon after a chase and carjacking attempt at a Montgomery County gas station.

New menu sure to make your mouth water at Galleria Del Frisco's


Del Frisco's at the Galleria has a new look and new menu guaranteed to make your mouth water.

Police identify 4-year-old girl killed in SW Houston quadruple shooting


A 4-year-old girl and a man are dead after a quadruple shooting that took place in an apartment complex breezeway in southwest Houston.

Father killed, son shot at child's birthday party in NE Houston


A suspect is on the run after opening fire during a fight that broke out at a 4-year-old's birthday party in northeast Houston.

Sunday, Oct 15

Texans vs Browns: The search for a franchise quarterback


For years, fans in Houston and Cleveland have had a similar problem. Don't buy the quarterback jersey.

SUV mystery may lead to clues about missing 3-year-old girl near Dallas


Sherin Mathews has not been seen in a week, but police in Richardson aren't giving up.

Officer hospitalized after crash with suspected drunk driver on Highway 59


HPD says two crashes and alleged drunk drivers kept the Southwest Fwy near Hillcroft closed for more than nine hours.

Astros defeat Yankees in game 2 of the ALCS


The Astros have defeated the Yankees in game 2 of the ALCS 2-1. Houston leads the series 2-0.