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Memorial Park replacing free with paid parking spots this summer

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    Memorial Park replacing free with paid parking spots this summer
    HOUSTON - It looks like the saying is true; nothing in life is free- and that includes public parks! This summer, Memorial Park is adding parking meters to its currently free parking spaces. All parking south of Memorial Dive will remain free.
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12 hours ago

World Cup watch party held for Father’s Day at BBVA Compass Stadium

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    World Cup watch party held for Father's Day at BBVA Compass Stadium
    HOUSTON - Northwestern Mutual held a World Cup Watch Party over the weekend at the home of the Dynamos! Mexico and Germany faced off while fans watched and celebrated Father's Day at BBVA Compass Stadium. Not only were there multiple screens to see the game on, there was also food, drinks and games for the kids.
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13 hours ago

Nearly half of diabetics skimp on treatment due to high insulin cost

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    Nearly half of diabetics skimp on treatment due to high insulin cost
    HOUSTON - Almost half of diabetics in America have cut back on treatment at some point due to the price of insulin hitting new heights. "Its not regulated so, if you don't have a lot of competition for something like insulin that's available for folks, then the price is going to be pretty much jacked up," says Dr. Ezemenari Obasi, an associate dean of Research at the University of Houston.
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13 hours ago

Heated debate on separating immigrant families at the U.S. Mexico border continues

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    Heated debate on separating immigrant families at the U.S. Mexico border continues
    HOUSTON - The practice of separating immigrant families at the U.S. Mexico border has become America's hot button issue. It's estimated that 2,000 children have been removed from their families and are in detention facilities at the border, and President Trump's Zero Tolerance Policy on illegal boarding crossings has fueled a debate around the country.
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13 hours ago

Thompson murder trial reveals crime scene photos including defendant with black eye, deceased’s intoxication level

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    Thompson murder trial reveals crime scene photos including defendant with black eye, deceased's intoxication level
    HOUSTON - The Harris County murder trial of Terry Thompson dropped several bombshells on jurors Monday, including photographs of the defendant with a black eye following the violent altercation he had with John Hernandez. Thompson stands accused of using a deadly chokehold to murder Hernandez during a fight outside a Harris County Denny's on the Crosby Freeway in May 2017.
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13 hours ago

Immigrant children’s facility could open in downtown Houston

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    Immigrant children's facility could open in downtown Houston
    HOUSTON - At 419 Emancipation Avenue in east Downtown, work is underway to make a former homeless shelter into an immigrant children detention facility. It'd be one of the many proposed sites that could become future homes to those currently held along the border.
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15 hours ago

Upcoming iOS update keeps hackers out of your phone, but also police investigators

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    Upcoming iOS update keeps hackers out of your phone, but also police investigators
    HOUSTON- Apple plans to include a controversial new feature in an upcoming iPhone and iPad update. The iOS software feature will disable data transfer on devices through the lightning port. According to Apple, the update is meant to prevent identity theft and hack attacks but will also stop law enforcement from accessing personal information to help solve crimes.
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16 hours ago

Astros owner Jim Crane hold press conference to announce new details

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    Astros owner Jim Crane hold press conference to announce new details
    HOUSTON- Astros owner Jim Crane held a press conference Monday to announce details surrounding general manager Jeff Luhnow's contract extension. The new contract for Luhnow, who has been named President of Baseball Operations and General Manager, will extend throughout the 2023 season. "This is very well-deserved," Crane commented.
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18 hours ago

Monday Motivation: Don’t let Father’s Day binging take its toll! Join fitness trainer Jennifer Winters in a full body workout

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    Monday Motivation: Don't let Father's Day binging take its toll! Join fitness trainer Jennifer Winters in a full body workout
    HOUSTON- Beer, Steak, Potatoes OH MY!!!! Was your Father's Day epic?? Did you overdo it??? Well, don't worry! Jennifer Winters is here with your #MondayMotivation fitness tip of the week. Do the following circuit routine to build muscle and increase cardio. Squat With Chest Fly 3 sets of 10
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18 hours ago

Burglary suspect arrested, accused of stealing from church in northwest Houston

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    Burglary suspect arrested, accused of stealing from church in northwest Houston
    HOUSTON - An alleged burglar is behind bars Monday after being accused of breaking into a church near the Willowbrook area, the Harris County Pct. 4 Constable's Office said. Bryan Donovan Rose, 39, is charged with burglary to a building. Officers responded to a church in the 11200 block of Perry Road Thursday in reference to a burglary.
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19 hours ago

Officer fires multiple shots at suspect’s vehicle during chase in south Houston, police say

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The suspect reportedly led police on a chase that ended in the 10400 block of Almeda Genoa Road, where police say the driver tried to ram the stolen vehicle into a patrol car. Investigators said an responding officer fired multiple shots at the suspect’s tires.

    Officer fires multiple shots at suspect's vehicle during chase in south Houston, police say
    HOUSTON - A suspect is in custody after an officer-involved shooting and police chase Monday morning in south Houston, according to investigators. The suspect reportedly led police on a chase that ended in the 10400 block of Almeda Genoa Road, where police say the driver tried to ram the stolen vehicle into a patrol car.
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19 hours ago

Body found floating in Keegans Bayou, police say

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    Body found floating in Keegans Bayou, police say
    HOUSTON - Houston police are investigating after a body was found along Keegans Bayou. Officers responded to reports of a body found about 7:10 a.m. Monday. Investigators said a jogger spotted the body floating in the water. The Houston Police Department dive team was dispatched and the body was recovered.
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19 hours ago

Nearly 40 pimps, johns arrested during HPD vice operation in May

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    Nearly 40 pimps, johns arrested during HPD vice operation in May
    HOUSTON - Local police arrested 39 men accused of compelling or soliciting prostitution during the month of May, the Houston Police Department Vice Division announced Monday. HPD Vice Division Capt. James Dale stated, "We hope by publishing these suspects' photos we will raise awareness of the issue that is human trafficking and put the community on notice that we will no longer tolerate these crimes in our neighborhoods."
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21 hours ago

WATCH LIVE: HPD launches “Communicators on Patrol” citizen volunteer program

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    WATCH LIVE: HPD launches "Communicators on Patrol" citizen volunteer program
    https://www.facebook.com/cw39houston/videos/1872541616101293/ HOUSTON- Houston Police Chief Art Acevedo and HPD commanders announced the launch of the "Communicators on Patrol" volunteer initiative program Monday.
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22 hours ago

Maggie’s Morning Mini Dose

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    Maggie's Morning Mini Dose
    HOUSTON - Good morning, Houston! It's Monday, June 18th, 2018 and Morning Dose's Maggie Flecknoe is helping start your week off right. She has a look at the disturbance in the Gulf bringing heavy rain thru Thursday. Plus, today's top talkers. Click play to check it out!
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22 hours ago

Rollin’ It Out: Celebrating International Sushi Day with Benihana

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    Rollin' It Out: Celebrating International Sushi Day with Benihana
    HOUSTON --- Today is International Sushi Day and what better way to celebrate than with Benihana and fresh sushi! Benihana's manager, downtown Houston location, Alex Vosko along with sushi chef, Alvaro Vela showed CW39's Morning Dose. Maggie Flecknoe and viewers how to roll the perfect sushi.
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22 hours ago

HCSO: Man shot, ambushed by two men after being lured to apartment by woman he met online

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    HCSO: Man shot, ambushed by two men after being lured to apartment by woman he met online
    CROSBY, Texas- The Harris County Sheriff's Office is investigating the shooting of a man in north Houston. Deputies responded to an apartment complex in the 700 block of FM 1942 around 11:45 p.m. Sunday. According to deputies, the victim, who is in his early 50's went to the apartment complex to meet a woman he met online.
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23 hours ago

Man fatally struck by deputy car and others on north freeway after 3 car pile-up

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    Man fatally struck by deputy car and others on north freeway after 3 car pile-up
    HOUSTON- The Houston Police Department is investigating a fatal vehicle crash in north Houston early Monday morning. Police responded to an accident involving two pick-up trucks on North Freeway at West Road around 2:30 a.m. According to police, both drivers got out of their vehicles to asses the damage when one of the drivers was struck by a vehicle and thrown into the traffic lane.
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23 hours ago

Scientists edit heart muscle gene in stem cells, may be able to predict risk

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    Scientists edit heart muscle gene in stem cells, may be able to predict risk
    (CNN) -- In our human genome, there are many elusive genetic variants related to medical conditions, but the impact of these variants to actually cause a disease has not been conclusively determined -- or ruled out. In other words, the impact certain variants could have on your health remains a guessing game.
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26 hours ago

CW39 Houston Insiders Club Wet ‘n’ Wild SplashTown Sweepstakes

...Sponsor. Winners must claim their prize at the KIAH-TV/CW39 Houston Studios located at 7700 Westpark Drive, Houston, Texas 77063 between the hours of 9:00 am and 12:00 pm or...

    CW39 Houston Insiders Club Wet 'n' Wild SplashTown Sweepstakes
    FILL OUT THE ENTRY FORM OFFICIAL RULES CW39 Houston Insiders Club Wet 'n' Wild SplashTown Sweepstakes 1. HOW TO ENTER: No purchase necessary to enter or win. Sweepstakes begins on Monday, June 18, 2018 at 5:00am (CT) and ends on Sunday, July 1, 2018 at 11:59pm (CT) (the "Sweepstakes Period").
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40 hours ago

The Houston Zoo welcomes baby elephant “Tilly”

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    The Houston Zoo welcomes baby elephant "Tilly"
    HOUSTON --- The stork had a heavy bundle of joy for The Houston Zoo early Sunday morning. Just before 3 a.m., a bouncing baby girl named "Tilly" made her debut weighing in at 345 pounds. "Our animal team is thrilled that the birth has gone smoothly," said Lisa Marie Avendano, vice president of animal operations at the Houston Zoo.
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  • June 17, 2018

44 hours ago

HPD: Train hits car when driver tries to cross tracks with warning arms down

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    HPD: Train hits car when driver tries to cross tracks with warning arms down
    HOUSTON --- The Houston Police Department is investigating an accident between a car and train early Sunday morning in northeast Houston. Around 2 a.m., a car made an attempt to cross train tracks on Old Atascosita Road and Fairfield Lane. The car crashed through a crossing guard arm and was struck by the train, police said.
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44 hours ago

HPD: An intoxicated man shoots a man in SE Houston

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    HPD: An intoxicated man shoots a man in SE Houston
    HOUSTON --- A Houston man is seriously injured when he was shot by a friend Saturday night. The Houston Police Department was called to a residence on Genoa-Red Bluff in southeast Houston just before midnight. The male suspect came to visit a male and female who lived together and was intoxicated when he arrived at the home, police said.
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2 days ago

Tix Fix: Win tickets to see Counting Crows and LIVE

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    Tix Fix: Win tickets to see Counting Crows and LIVE
    HOUSTON - Counting Crows and LIVE will be playing at the Woodlands Pavilion on July 22 and Scott Sparks would like to see you go! Answer the trivia question here for your chance to enter. Many will enter, maybe you will win!
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2 days ago

  • June 16, 2018

2 days ago

High speed chase ends with one person dead in NW Harris County

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    High speed chase ends with one person dead in NW Harris County
    HARRIS COUNTY, Texas --- One person is dead after a high speed chase in northwest Harris County early Saturday morning. Just before 4 a.m., Harris County Precinct Four Deputies were chasing a suspect on the southbound lanes of the West Sam Houston Parkway North feeder road.
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2 days ago

Driver loses control of car and crashes into a tree in SW Houston

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    Driver loses control of car and crashes into a tree in SW Houston
    HOUSTON --- A Corvette traveling at a high rate of speed lost control and slammed into a tree. Around 1 a.m., The Houston Fire Department responded to car crash on South Gessner Road in southwest Houston. The driver of the Corvette was traveling southbound on Gessner when he lost control and skidded into the median slamming into a tree, officials said.
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3 days ago

Watching the Gulf: Disturbance continues to form slowly, heavy rainfall still possible for Houston area

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    Watching the Gulf: Disturbance continues to form slowly, heavy rainfall still possible for Houston area
    HOUSTON -- The disturbance in the Gulf is still trying to reorganize itself, and that means that the heavy rain we expected over the weekend may be pushed back a little more into the beginning of our next work week. With that being said, temperatures in the Houston area are still going to be hot and sticky!
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3 days ago

Can apps like Talk Space, Betterhelp stop recent rise in suicide rates?

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    Can apps like Talk Space, Betterhelp stop recent rise in suicide rates?
    HOUSTON - We're living in the digital age, and that's a fact! Today just about everything we do can be accomplished on a smart device. So it was only a matter of time before mental health therapy would reach the technical world with mobile apps like Talk Space and Betterhelp.
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3 days ago

Closing Comments: Viewer Feedback Friday

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    Closing Comments: Viewer Feedback Friday
    HOUSTON -- We know, we know...you all have plenty to say about what is happening in the world...and we are HERE for it..because WE LOVE IT! Grego shares the viewer feedback today. Have a great weekend!
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3 days ago

Mayor Turner, other Houston leaders celebrate end of Ramadan with community

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    Mayor Turner, other Houston leaders celebrate end of Ramadan with community
    HOUSTON - Friday marks the end of Ramadan, the holiest month of the Islamic calendar. Ramadan is about giving thanks and forgiveness and renewing your faith and heart. Participants fast over the course of a 30-day period. Houston's elected officials helped celebrate the end of the holy month at the Eid Al-Fitr service.
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3 days ago

$2 billion HISD budget proposal shot down in 5-4 vote

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    $2 billion HISD budget proposal shot down in 5-4 vote
    HOUSTON - Houston ISD is preparing for the 2018-19 school year as the district's board meets to discuss budget plans, but the latest proposal didn't fit the bill and was voted down 5 to 4. The $2 billion budget proposed to trustees included $17.7 million increase for special education, dyslexia programs and Achieve 180, a program introduced to support poorly served and under performing schools.
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3 days ago

Once again, Houston among candidate cities to host Final Four

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    Once again, Houston among candidate cities to host Final Four
    HOUSTON - Members of the NCAA Men's College Basketball Committee landed in Houston Thursday to scope out the city as a potential host for the 2023-2026 Men's Final Four. Houston is no stranger to hosting the Final Four or any big event for that matter.
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3 days ago

Man caught with Xanax, ecstasy, marijuana at north Houston apartment, police say

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Constable deputies responded to a disturbance call Thursday at the Polo Club Apartment in the 14600 block of Ella Boulevard. During the investigation, Howard walked up to the residence. Investigators said deputies discovered Howard was...

    Man caught with Xanax, ecstasy, marijuana at north Houston apartment, police say
    HOUSTON - A local resident is behind bars Friday after he was caught with marijuana and several other drugs in north Houston, the Harris County Pct. 4 Constable's Office said. James Howard, 59, is charged with possession of a controlled substance.
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3 days ago

Man charged with drug possession after woman accidentally shot in southwest Houston, police say

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Houston police responded to a shooting call about 5:55 a.m. in the 16600 block of Parkridge Court.

    Man charged with drug possession after woman accidentally shot in southwest Houston, police say
    HOUSTON - The investigation into a woman accidentally shot early Thursday in southwest Houston has resulted in an arrest and drug possession charges against the suspect. Houston police responded to a shooting call about 5:55 a.m. in the 16600 block of Parkridge Court.
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3 days ago

Flix Fix: Tag, Superfly, 211, Mary Shelley

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    Flix Fix: Tag, Superfly, 211, Mary Shelley
    HOUSTON - New in theaters this week the curious true story Tag about a bunch of grown men playing the childhood game into adulthood. AP award winning film critic Dustin Chase reviews the new comedy starring Ed Helms and Jon Hamm.
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3 days ago

Houston Happenings: Father’s Day edition

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    Houston Happenings: Father's Day edition
    HOUSTON --- Father's Day weekend is almost upon us! That means it's time to check out Houston Happenings. Dad Jokes: Father's Day Comedy Show Only on Father's Day, fathers can get away with telling their "dad jokes" and we have to laugh.
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3 days ago

LIVE: Feeling the heat? Mayor announces return of Houston’s ‘Beat the Heat’ cooling centers!

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    LIVE: Feeling the heat? Mayor announces return of Houston's 'Beat the Heat' cooling centers!
    WHAT AM I WATCHING? Houston City Council members and local health officials are holding a press conference Friday morning to discuss the opening of Reliant Energy's 'Beat the Heat' cooling centers. HOUSTON - The brutal Texas heat is back- and so are Houston's 'Beat the Heat' cooling centers!
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3 days ago

HPD: Child gives mother gun to shoot father during domestic dispute in southwest Houston

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According to police, the incident occurred around 12:30 p.m. in the 12000 block of North Gessner.

    HPD: Child gives mother gun to shoot father during domestic dispute in southwest Houston
    HOUSTON- The Houston Police Department is investigating after a man was shot during an argument in southwest Houston. According to police, the incident occurred around 12:30 p.m. in the 12000 block of North Gessner. Police responded to a domestic violence call and found a man shot inside his apartment complex.
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3 days ago

Meera’s Morning Mini Dose

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    Meera's Morning Mini Dose
    HOUSTON - Good morning, Houston! It's June 15, 2018 and Morning Dose's Meera Nandlal has a jolt of your latest headlines, plus grab that umbrella, stormy skies are here for Father's Day weekend. Click now to watch!
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4 days ago

Texas parents leading country in saying no to vaccine shots for kids

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    Texas parents leading country in saying no to vaccine shots for kids
    HOUSTON - In Texas, the growing trend is to give the doctors no shot at giving shots to your kids. Texas tops the nation in vaccine exemptions, according to medical journal PLOS medicine. About 50,000 of more than 5 million schoolchildren in the Lone Star state don't get vaccinations by parental choice.
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4 days ago

Houston forecast: Get ready, a storm may be heading your way

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    Houston forecast: Get ready, a storm may be heading your way
    HOUSTON -- While it still may be hot and sticky outside, there may be some strong storms heading our way -- making for one soggy Father's Day weekend. Meteorologist Jason Disharoon gives the latest weather forecast.
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4 days ago

It’s National Flag Day, and several other important celebrations!

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    It's National Flag Day, and several other important celebrations!
    HOUSTON -June 14th marks many major events in American history, but none more sacred than paying homage to the flag representing our very independence and freedom. On this day, Congress designed the flag with 13 stripes and 13 stars that was sown by Betsy Ross and delivered to Gen.
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