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HPD: Hit-and-run driver arrested in Pearland after crash

Police took a driver into custody Thursday morning, after they said he hit a pedestrian and sped away from the scene of the crash.

Published: Thu, 23 Oct 2014 11:30:07 GMT

Motion to recuse judge in Adrian Peterson child abuse case denied

A prosecution request to remove the judge handling the felony child abuse case against Minnesota Vikings star Adrian Peterson was denied on Wednesday. 

Published: Thu, 23 Oct 2014 04:02:30 GMT

Former 'Today Show' anchor visits Houston, speaks at fundraiser

Well-known journalist and former "Today Show" anchor Jane Pauley was in Houston Wednesday. 

Published: Thu, 23 Oct 2014 03:50:45 GMT

CPS receiving calls about infant abandoned in SW Houston post office

Child Protective Services says it is receiving calls from people claiming to be related to an infant who was abandoned Wednesday morning at a Southwest Houston post office.  

Published: Thu, 23 Oct 2014 03:48:47 GMT

More contractors say they haven't been paid for government project

The $133 million Texas/Mexico border crossing that has suffered significant delays has been delayed until at least next year, Local 2 Investigates has learned. The news comes as another contractor has come forward to say he has not been paid for work on the project.

Published: Thu, 23 Oct 2014 03:42:03 GMT

HPD: 2 dead in apparent murder-suicide at Ben Taub Hospital

Police said they are working the case as an apparent murder-suicide between coworkers at Ben Taub Hospital.

Published: Thu, 23 Oct 2014 03:23:43 GMT

Turner Construction, US General Services Administration responds to Local 2 investigation

Turner Construction Company and the U.S. General Services Administration have released statements after a Local 2 investigation in which more contractors said they haven't been paid for a government project.

Published: Thu, 23 Oct 2014 03:11:17 GMT

UH student robbed by three teens near campus

Police are investigating after a female University of Houston student was robbed by three male teenagers.

Published: Thu, 23 Oct 2014 02:42:44 GMT

Coyote captured on camera in Memorial Park

You may have heard about the coyotes roaming the Buffalo Bayou near Memorial Park, sometimes preying on pets. Now at least one coyote has been captured on camera.

Published: Thu, 23 Oct 2014 00:36:49 GMT

Hiring Our Heroes job fair connects veterans with recruiters

Wednesday was a big day for many local veterans and their spouses looking for work. The Hiring Our Heroes job fair brought together dozens of employers looking to hire veterans.

Published: Wed, 22 Oct 2014 23:46:34 GMT

HISD Police: Yates student pointed gun at 2 students

A Yates High School student is behind bars, accused of pointing a gun at two HISD students, the Houston Independent School District Police Department said. A warrant has been issued for a former Yates student, who is accused in the same incident.

Published: Wed, 22 Oct 2014 23:23:02 GMT

Baby found abandoned in post office lobby

A baby boy is now in CPS custody after he was found in a post office lobby in southwest Houston.

Published: Wed, 22 Oct 2014 23:13:52 GMT

Competition heats up between Anderson, Ogg in Harris County District Attorney race

The race for Harris County District Attorney is heating up. District Attorney, Devon Anderson, wants to remain in the office. Former prosecutor and the former head of Harris County Crime Stoppers, Kim Ogg, said Anderson wastes money on prosecuting cases involving small amounts of marijuana. 

Published: Wed, 22 Oct 2014 22:43:29 GMT

Man shot, killed during home invasion in Spring

Homicide investigators were on the scene of a deadly home invasion in Spring early Wednesday.

Published: Wed, 22 Oct 2014 22:07:16 GMT

Local 2 Ebola Town Hall on Thursday

What questions do you have about Ebola in our community? On Thursday afternoon Local 2 is hosting an Ebola town hall meeting and you're invited to be in the audience.

Published: Wed, 22 Oct 2014 21:43:10 GMT

Houston restaurants, sponsors donate $1.6 mil to Houston Food Bank

The Houston Food Bank was presented with $1.6 million in donations Wednesday after a month-long fundraiser through Houston Restaurant Weeks. 

Published: Wed, 22 Oct 2014 21:37:44 GMT

11-year-old falls out of moving truck, injured in Missouri City

An 11-year-old girl was taken to the hospital in a helicopter after she fell out of a moving truck in Missouri City Wednesday afternoon. 

Published: Wed, 22 Oct 2014 21:24:03 GMT

Harris County breaks ground on new forensic sciences center

Construction on a new forensic facility in Harris County began Wednesday afternoon. 

Published: Wed, 22 Oct 2014 20:49:24 GMT

Former Houston resident indicted for threatening federal judge

A 42-year-old man has been charged with sending mail to the Bob Casey U.S. Courthouse that contained a threat to kill a U.S. District Judge, according to U.S. Attorney Kenneth Magidson. 

Published: Wed, 22 Oct 2014 20:29:29 GMT

HPD: Men whip boys with switches for throwing rocks at horses

Two men were arrested after whipping two boys who they say were throwing rocks at their horses, according to Houston police.

Published: Wed, 22 Oct 2014 20:28:42 GMT