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3-year-old boy left behind in hot daycare van after field trip dies


Authorities say 28 children from the daycare participated in a field trip earlier Thursday, but the boy never made it off the bus.

Daycare where boy died in hot van faced previous safety violations


State records show the Discovering Me Academy was previously cited for safety violations related to their van.

At least 8 dead after duck boat capsizes near Branson, Missouri


Authorities say 31 people, including children, were on board Thursday night.

Funeral home employee seen washing red liquid from van at public car wash


A video taken at a car wash has left some people questioning a red liquid seen inside the van.

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Man allegedly stabs son's grandmother 14 times after visitation dispute in La Porte


New details were revealed about the stabbing of a La Porte woman when the suspected attacker went before a judge.


Couple unexpectedly delivers baby at Chick-fil-A in San Antonio


A family was in for a surprise as a woman gave birth to her baby in Chick-fil-A.


Houston officials often choose what to release to public


Public officials often get to search their own records for responsive information

Arson suspect wanted after attempting to burn down Cloverleaf mosque


Authorities say four tires were also slashed on the vehicle belonging to a religious leader at the mosque.


FBI agents raid Hells Angels Motorcycle Club leader's home


The quiet of a neighborhood was shattered when the FBI stormed into the home of Merl Hefferman, a Hells Angels Motorcycle Club leader.

Carmelo Anthony's reported trade from Thunder to Hawks sets potential move to Houston in motion


Talk about making 'Melo moves. The 15-year veteran's path to Houston is getting underway.


KROGER BANDITS: Couple accused of stealing over $300 in groceries from La Porte store


The couple is accused of using the self-checkout at Kroger to make a quick escape.


Man dies from bacterial infection after eating raw oysters


A Florida man who ate raw oysters has died after contracting an infection from Vibrio vulnificus bacteria, according to local health officials.


Police rescue baby from bank robbery suspect who allegedly used child as a shield


A woman walked in a bank with gasoline and lighter fluid, dumped it on the floor and demanded cash. When she tried to get away, she grabbed a baby to use as a shield.


Darian Ward, ex-press secretary for Houston mayor, indicted over withheld emails


In January, Darian Ward resigned from her post as the mayor's press secretary when it came to light she used city resources for her own gain.


'Help us bring Brittany home' Missing Houston woman's family makes emotional plea


Authorities say Alex Haggerty told several people that he killed Brittany Burfield, giving them enough to charge him with her murder.


Steam pipe explosion blasts manholes in NYC


A steam pipe exploded beneath Fifth Avenue, sending chunks of asphalt flying and forcing pedestrians to take cover.


TIME Magazine morphs Trump, Putin's faces on cover for 'Summit Crisis' story


In a story explaining the cover, the editors said the merged image represents the conflict between the question of alleged collusion with Russia and the question of whether Russia attempted to influence the 2016 presidential election.


Man driving Bentley shot during attempted robbery outside Centerfolds strip club on Richmond Ave.


Police say a man was shot in the head during an attempted robbery outside of Centerfolds Gentlemen's Club on Richmond Avenue.

1 person killed in 3-vehicle crash on SH-225 at Center St.


1 person was killed in a rollover crash involving three vehicles in Deer Park.


Man shoots and kills gunman who tried to steal his truck in southeast Houston


A man opened fire on the suspected carjackers who tried to take off with his truck as he was coming home.

Thursday, Jul 19

Investigators warn of keyless cars being broken into due to key fob hacking


Investigators warn technology advances such as keyless cars may make our lives easier, but may also be making us more vulnerable.

Power companies urge Houston customers to conserve energy as temperatures rise


Power companies are asking that customers reduce their electricity usage for the next few days in an effort to prevent blackouts.

Houston region home to thousands of prison parolees


Suspected serial killer Jose Gilberto Rodriguez was just one of the paroled convicts who are living among us.

Wednesday, Jul 18

Man arrested after allegedly stabbing La Porte woman inside her home


Police say the woman heard her dogs barking and went out to investigate. That's when she was attacked by a man at her home.

Husband shoots gunmen to protect pregnant wife during attempted home invasion on south side


Authorities say the homeowner got his pistol and confronted the gunmen who had grabbed his pregnant wife and tried to force her inside.

Alex Bregman and George Springer hit back-to-back homers to lift AL in MLB All-Star Game


In what has become typical of Alex Bregman, the clutch Astro broke a tie in extras of the All-Star Game.

Murder spree suspect Jose Rodriguez cut off his ankle monitor on July 5


Eyewitness News has learned that murder spree suspect, Jose Gilberto Rodriguez, removed his ankle monitor on July 5, 2018.

Tuesday, Jul 17

'I'M HEARTBROKEN:' Brother of man linked to deadly Houston crime spree 'shocked'


"I feel for the families. I feel for everybody. It's wrong," said the brother of suspect Jose Gilberto Rodriguez.

Suspect wanted in deadly crime spree captured in northwest Harris County


Authorities have captured Jose Rodriguez, the suspect wanted in connection with 3 murders during a deadly crime spree in the Houston area.

Jose Gilberto Rodriguez still at large as Houston area on edge after deadly crime spree


Authorities identified 46-year-old Jose Gilberto Rodriguez in a crime spree that has left three people dead.

METROLift bus driver critical after being shot in northeast Houston


Authorities believe the person suspected in three recent murders in the Houston area also shot a METROLift driver.

Monday, Jul 16

Mattress Firm manager finds employee shot to death inside store's office


Authorities say the employee's body was found between two mattresses in the store's back office, across from Willowbrook Mall.

2 killed when plane crashes near La Porte airport


The small experimental aircraft attempting to return to the runway came down in a field a short distance away.

Man wanted for questioning after woman found dead inside her Cypress home


Officials have identified a man wanted for questioning after a 62-year-old woman was found dead inside her Cypress home.

One Minute Weather: African dust, a lot of heat, and no rain through Tuesday


Temperatures will be warming into the mid to upper 90s this week

Sunday, Jul 15

'COUPON CARL': Black woman says CVS manager called police over wrong coupon


CVS has issued an apology and said they are "actively investigating what happened."

Investigators find vehicle taken from murdered woman's Cypress home


The vehicle that was taken from the Cypress home where a woman was found dead has been recovered.

Man armed with gun at pool party shot by deputy in northeast Harris County


An investigation is underway after a man was injured in a deputy-involved shooting in northeast Harris County.

'Voice of Velvet': Homeless man giving music to our ears with viral 'Happy Birthday' rendition


The story of a homeless man, with a beautiful talent for serenades, is grabbing a lot of attention online.