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Congresswoman vows to fight opening of immigration detention center in East Downtown Houston

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    Congresswoman vows to fight opening of immigration detention center in East Downtown Houston
    HOUSTON - The fight against using a facility in East Downtown to house migrant and undocumented youth continues; this time by Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee takes the stand urging the federal government to abandon its plans to open one of its detention centers in Houston.
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10 hours ago

Texas Equusearch volunteers comb East Houston looking for missing mom

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    Texas Equusearch volunteers comb East Houston looking for missing mom
    HOUSTON - The search for a missing Houston women gets more desperate. Maria Jimenez-Rodriguez, 29, is still missing and has not been seen since Thursday. Her car was found early Friday morning and now volunteers from Texas EquuSearch are looking for any sign of her on the east side of Houston.
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13 hours ago

Terry Thompson trial ends after judge declares a mistrial

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    Terry Thompson trial ends after judge declares a mistrial
    HOUSTON - After 29 hours and 33 minutes of jury deliberation, a mistrial has been declared in the Terry Thompson trial. The jury had four options they were weighing. they could have found Thompson not guilty, or guilty of murder, manslaughter or criminally negligent homicide.
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17 hours ago

HPD: Man dies after shot multiple times in SW Houston

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Houston police responded to a call in the 11500 block of Wilcrest after 4 a.m. when there were several people leaving the business.

    HPD: Man dies after shot multiple times in SW Houston
    HOUSTON --- A man was fatally shot at a pool hall overnight in southwest Houston. Houston police responded to a call in the 11500 block of Wilcrest after 4 a.m. when there were several people leaving the business. When officers went inside, they found a man dead with multiple gun shot wounds.
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17 hours ago

Man shot in the thigh when a someone opens fire in midtown

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    Man shot in the thigh when a someone opens fire in midtown
    HOUSTON --- One man is recovering from a gunshot wound while another man is in jail after an early morning shooting on Sunday. Allegedly, two men were walking along Webster in midtown when a man walks up and shot at them around 3 a.m.
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Rainbows align downtown streets for Houston’s Pride Parade

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    Rainbows align downtown streets for Houston's Pride Parade
    HOUSTON - Happy Pride, Houston! Before the official Houston Pride Parade kicked off at 8 p.m. Saturday, people and allies of the LGBTQ community were already out in full force at City Hall for some early celebrations. Houston Pride is all about strengthening equality and increasing awareness about issues important to the gay community.
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37 hours ago

Tix Fix: Win tickets to see ‘Stars Align’ tour with Jeff Beck, Paul Rodgers and Ann Wilson

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    Tix Fix: Win tickets to see 'Stars Align' tour with Jeff Beck, Paul Rodgers and Ann Wilson
    HOUSTON -- Jeff Beck, Paul Rodgers and Ann Wilson will be performing classic rock in the "Stars Align" tour at the Smart Financial Centre on July 24 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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38 hours ago

Rapper Ice Cube brings Big 3 League to Houston for opening game

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    Rapper Ice Cube brings Big 3 League to Houston for opening game
    HOUSTON -- Today is a good day in H-Town. Rapper Ice Cube rocked the mic for opening night of the BIG 3 basketball league, on the streets of Downtown Houston. The hip-hop legend dished out hundreds of free game tickets to single moms and Santa Fe High School students as his way of showing love to the City of Houston.
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41 hours ago

HPD: shooting leaves one person dead in SE Houston

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    HPD: shooting leaves one person dead in SE Houston
    HOUSTON --- Police have no leads after a shooting leaves a young man dead in southeast Houston Friday night. After 9 p.m., Houston Police were called to the 8800 block of Canyon St. near Bellfort. When they arrived they found a 17-year-old young man dead on a second floor landing of a stairwell.
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42 hours ago

HPD: Horrible odor leads police to a decomposing body in SW Houston

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Around 10 p.m., neighbors in the 12700 block of Leader St noticed a horrible smell.

    HPD: Horrible odor leads police to a decomposing body in SW Houston
    HOUSTON --- Both the Houston Police and Houston Fire Department's responded to a 911 call about strong odor coming from a home Friday night. Around 10 p.m., neighbors in the 12700 block of Leader St noticed a horrible smell.
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HPD looking for new employees to serve city of Houston

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    HPD looking for new employees to serve city of Houston
    HOUSTON - The Houston Police Department is in need of a few good public servants. HPD is spreading the word that the department is hiring qualified candidates from all over. Recruiting officers are on the hunt for entry-level and lateral entry candidates.
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2 days ago

Barbara Bush library holds grand re-opening after Hurricane Harvey floods

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    Barbara Bush library holds grand re-opening after Hurricane Harvey floods
    SPRING, Texas - The Barbara Bush Library is celebrating its grand re-opening after 2 feet of water fill the library during Hurricane Harvey. The Barbara Bush Houston Literacy Foundation donated $200,000 to the Harris County Public Library. The Foundation hopes to add more family-friendly additions to these public libraries.
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2 days ago

Katy homeowner selling recently renovated house for $1

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    Katy homeowner selling recently renovated house for $1
    HOUSTON - Raise your hand if you're in the market for a new house! Now, how much are you willing to pay for it? A cool million? $300,000? Or, how about $1? A two-story, 3,100 square foot, gem on the Katy-Houston border is for sale.
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2 days ago

Closing Comments: Grab a tissue, it’s ‘puppy love’ time!

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    Closing Comments: Grab a tissue, it's 'puppy love' time!
    HOUSTON -- Grego got a little teary-eyed Friday after seeing a puppy in distress on the Houston streets Friday morning. He shares that story. We all love our pets!
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2 days ago

1 in 5 teachers picking up second job to make ends meet

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    1 in 5 teachers picking up second job to make ends meet
    HOUSTON - Teachers don't get paid enough! This is known. But according to the National Center for Education Statistics, almost 1 in every 5 teachers in the United States works a second job to make ends meet. "A teacher can not support a family on what they get paid," Andrew Dewey of the Houston Federation of Teachers said.
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2 days ago

Weekend forecast: Clear skies but get ready to sweat!!!

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    Weekend forecast: Clear skies but get ready to sweat!!!
    HOUSTON -- We would love to tell you "Happy Friday" but since we are delivering a little hot and sticky news to you, we almost feel bad. It is going to be one dangerously hot weekend! Meteorologist Adam Bowles says to make sure you stay hydrated and try to stay cool as much as you can.
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2 days ago

Former Texans cheerleader claims she was duct taped for being ‘skinny-fat,’ joins lawsuit against team

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    Former Texans cheerleader claims she was duct taped for being 'skinny-fat,' joins lawsuit against team
    NEW YORK - A lawsuit against the Houston Texans, filed by former cheerleaders, just got another plaintiff. At least nine former cheerleaders say they worked under abusive conditions, the latest claiming that her body was duct taped because she was considered out of shape. Attorney Gloria Allred is representing six former squad members.
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Harris County judge shuts down smoke shop after HPD reports illegal drugs, gambling, other criminal activity at store

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The shop, which sits at 5853 W. Gulf Bank Rd., is accused of selling synthetic cannabinoids, illegal gambling, and selling alcohol without a permit.

    Harris County judge shuts down smoke shop after HPD reports illegal drugs, gambling, other criminal activity at store
    HARRIS COUNTY, Texas - Harris County Attorney Vince Ryan's Office obtained a temporary restraining order to close down the Time Zone Smoke Shop in northwest Houston, according to county prosecutors on Friday. The shop, which sits at 5853 W. Gulf Bank Rd., is accused of selling synthetic cannabinoids, illegal gambling, and selling alcohol without a permit.
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2 days ago

Multiple suspects wanted after two men robbed at gunpoint in Greenspoint apartment parking lot, police say

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Investigators responded to the parking lot of the Cranbrook Forest apartments on Ella Boulevard near Clear Valley Drive about 2 a.m.

    Multiple suspects wanted after two men robbed at gunpoint in Greenspoint apartment parking lot, police say
    HOUSTON - Houston police are searching for several robbery suspects accused of shooting two people Friday night in the Greenspoint area. Investigators responded to the parking lot of the Cranbrook Forest apartments on Ella Boulevard near Clear Valley Drive about 2 a.m.
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2 days ago

WATCH LIVE: Rockets introduce new players chosen in NBA Draft

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    WATCH LIVE: Rockets introduce new players chosen in NBA Draft
    HOUSTON -- The Houston Rockets are officially introducing the new players added to the team chosen in Thursday's NBA Draft. ...
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2 days ago

HPD: Gunman shoots homeless man, steals victim’s necklace in northeast Houston

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Officers responded to the abandoned facility on Hirsch Road near E. Toliver Street around 10:30 p.m. Thursday.

    HPD: Gunman shoots homeless man, steals victim's necklace in northeast Houston
    HOUSTON - Houston police are investigating an overnight shooting involving two men, a necklace and a group of homeless people at a car wash in the Trinity Gardens area. Officers responded to the abandoned facility on Hirsch Road near E. Toliver Street around 10:30 p.m. Thursday.
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2 days ago

Residents in Houston’s Manchester neighborhood say nearby Valero plant is causing toxic air

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    Residents in Houston's Manchester neighborhood say nearby Valero plant is causing toxic air
    HOUSTON -- A Valero refinery plant in Houston's Manchester neighborhood has residents fuming over what they are calling toxic air. According to the Texas Commission on Environmental Equality, Valero filed an amendment to an air quality permit to authorize existing emissions of hydrogen cyanide from the fluid catalytic cracking unit.
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2 days ago

Flix Fix: Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom, Breath and Damsel

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    Flix Fix: Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom, Breath and Damsel
    HOUSTON - The fifth film in the Jurassic Park franchise, Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom brings back the two main characters from the previous blockbuster. Can mixing a natural disaster film with dinosaurs inject new life into the series that's desperate to keep us coming back?
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2 days ago

Young environmentalists speak out after Texas Supreme Court rules against city-level bans on single-use bags

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    Young environmentalists speak out after Texas Supreme Court rules against city-level bans on single-use bags
    HOUSTON - Local environmental advocates are voicing their concerns Friday after a Texas Supreme Court ruling deemed city ordinances banning single-use bags were against state law. The decision was in response to a policy being enforced by the city of Laredo but extends to all local governments in Texas.
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2 days ago

Elderly man wearing teal-colored lace panties arrested while flashing women at local park, deputies say

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    Elderly man wearing teal-colored lace panties arrested while flashing women at local park, deputies say
    HOUSTON - An elderly man's disturbing morning ritual has landed him in jail for a second time after he was caught exposing himself to several women at a public park in Denver Harbor, according to the Harris County Pct. 6 Constable's Office.
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2 days ago

Houston Happenings: Summertime celebrations this weekend

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    Houston Happenings: Summertime celebrations this weekend
    HOUSTON -- The weekend is almost upon us! That means it's time to check out Houston Happenings. Houston Pride Festival® & Houston Pride Parade® Pride Houston will celebrate its 40th anniversary and embrace the love of the LGBTQ+ community this weekend. Pride Houston's annual Houston Pride Festival® will be on Saturday, June 23 at noon near City Hall.
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2 days ago

Colorful Celebration: Pride Houston celebrates 40th anniversary with downtown festival

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    Colorful Celebration: Pride Houston celebrates 40th anniversary with downtown festival
    HOUSTON --- Pride Houston will celebrate its 40th anniversary and embrace the love of the LGBTQ+ community this weekend. Pride Houston's annual Houston Pride Festival® will be on Saturday, June 23 at noon near City Hall. Pride Houston's President Lo Roberts, CFO Dustin Sheffield and Secretary Jeremy Fain chatted with CW39's Morning Dose.
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Meera’s Morning Mini Dose

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    Meera's Morning Mini Dose
    HOUSTON - Good morning, Houston! It's June 22, 2018 and Morning Dose's Meera Nandlal has a jolt of your latest headlines and a look at your hot weekend forecast. Click now to watch!
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Home Depot loses $30,000 in merchandise to lone thief targeting stores across Houston, deputies say

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Officers were able to find some of the stolen merchandise at a Cash America Pawn shop in the 9400 block of Jensen, according to the constable’s office.

    Home Depot loses $30,000 in merchandise to lone thief targeting stores across Houston, deputies say
    HARRIS COUNTY, Texas - The Harris County Pct. 1 Constable's Office is searching for a possible suspect after nearly $30,000 in merchandise was stolen from more than a dozen Home Depot stores throughout the Greater Houston area. Investigators said at least 15 locations have reported missing items including generators, welding equipment, chainsaws and paint sprayers.
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3 days ago

Thursday forecast: Do we really want rain to go away? Triple digit temps to soar in Houston area!

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    Thursday forecast: Do we really want rain to go away? Triple digit temps to soar in Houston area!
    HOUSTON -- Good news, the rain is moving out, but not sure we want what will be in its place. HEAT! Triple digit temperatures will be back in full effect! Adam Bowles gives us the latest weather forecast.
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3 days ago

Big Bambú exhibit brings massive, climbable sculpture to Museum of Fine Arts Houston

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    Big Bambú exhibit brings massive, climbable sculpture to Museum of Fine Arts Houston
    HOUSTON - There is one basic rule when it comes to fine art: no touching! However, a new exhibit at the Museum of Fine Arts Houston is making an exception, or at least with its most recent feature. Artists Mike and Doug Starn have created an installation named "This Thing Called Life."
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3 days ago

Is it back-to-school yet? Most parents fed up with summer break after only 2 weeks

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    Is it back-to-school yet? Most parents fed up with summer break after only 2 weeks
    HOUSTON - It's summertime, baby! And last we checked, schools has been out for at least two weeks now. So, parents...who's hangin' in there? Researcher found it takes only 13 days of children hanging around the house to drive most parent to their breaking point, according to a Groupon study.
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3 days ago

Burrus Elementary students read their way to new bikes

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    Burrus Elementary students read their way to new bikes
    HOUSTON - It's felt like it for weeks, but Thursday is actually the first official day of summer and the longest day of the year. All the more daylight to enjoy these brand new bikes for the kids here at Burrus Elementary.
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3 days ago

Simon Says: Why it’s so damn hard to admit being wrong!

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    Simon Says: Why it's so damn hard to admit being wrong!
    HOUSTON -- So many of you have been emotional lately over the situation at the border. Kids separated from their parents will do that to you. It's a big story that proves there are things in life that shouldn't get political, and keeping a family together should be on that list.
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3 days ago

Closing Comments: Still not happy? This week has been a cluster…of goodness…right?

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    Closing Comments: Still not happy? This week has been a cluster...of goodness...right?
    HOUSTON -- This week, Grego's commentaries seem to have a running theme. Some the audiences agree with, others...not so much! At any rate, there is still much more to say. Still not happy? Well, check this out!
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3 days ago

Jury begins deliberating in trial of Terry Thompson, man accused of choking man to death outside Denny’s

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    Jury begins deliberating in trial of Terry Thompson, man accused of choking man to death outside Denny's
    HOUSTON -- Jury deliberations have started in the trial of Terry Thompson, the man charged in the choking death of a 24-year-old man outside a Denny's restaurant. The defendant and his wife, former Harris County Deputy Chauna Thompson, were charged with murder in the death of John Hernandez.
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3 days ago

Houstonians slam Ayesha Curry’s new restaurant on Yelp weeks before CityCentre grand opening

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    Houstonians slam Ayesha Curry's new restaurant on Yelp weeks before CityCentre grand opening
    HOUSTON - Ayesha Curry, the wife of Golden State Warriors champion Stephen Curry, is feeling the heat as Houstonians take the team's beef with the Houston Rockets off the court and onto the dinner table. The wife's International Smoke Restaurant in Houston has pushed fans over the edge on the popular review website Yelp.
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3 days ago

Exclusive Furniture, Rebuilding Together Houston team up to donate furniture to those in need

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    Exclusive Furniture, Rebuilding Together Houston team up to donate furniture to those in need
    HOUSTON - Exclusive Furniture is celebrating its 20th year anniversary by giving back! The furniture store teamed up with Rebuilding Together Houston to donate 20 rooms of furniture to 20 families over the course of 20 days. "One thing my father always told me is stay humble and remember where you came from," Exclusive Furniture President Sam Zavary said.
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3 days ago

Johnathan Hernandez murder trial continues as Denny’s managers takes the stand on day 6

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    Johnathan Hernandez murder trial continues as Denny's managers takes the stand on day 6
    HOUSTON - Wednesday marked the sixth day Terry Thompson was on trial following the death of Johnathan Hernandez, the young man killed with a during a fight outside a Denny's in Crosby last year. Prosecutors continued their case, hoping to prove Thompson murdered Hernandez using a chokehold.
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3 days ago

VIDEO: Slithering burglar steals $1,000 in merchandise, causes $700 in damage at Houston smoke shop

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    VIDEO: Slithering burglar steals $1,000 in merchandise, causes $700 in damage at Houston smoke shop
    HOUSTON - Owners of the Smoking Glass Smoke Shop are hoping surveillance video will help Houston police catch a slithering burglar suspect. It all went down Saturday around 3.a.m. Video shows a man sliding around on the floor on his stomach, making his way toward the cash register.
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3 days ago

Houston officers hailed as heroes for going above and beyond doing good deeds for community

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    Houston officers hailed as heroes for going above and beyond doing good deeds for community
    HOUSTON - Some local men in blue are really showing their true colors, and why we have real heroes on the streets of H-Town! The Harris County Pct. Constable's Office shared a post on Facebook with #NotAllHeroesWearCapes.
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