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  • Authorities: Man, 25, tried to blow up Confederate statue in Hermann Park 

    HOUSTON — Federal officials have arrested and charged a man accused of attempting to blow up a Confederate statute in Hermann Park, the U.S. Department of Justice said. Andrew Cecil Earhart Schneck, 25, is charged with attempting to maliciously damage or destroy property receiving federal funding. If convicted, Schneck faces a minimum of five and up to 40 years in federal prison and a possible $250,000 maximum fine. Investigators said a park ranger saw Schneck kneeling among the bushes in front […]

  • Man wanted on 2 felony charges, parole violation arrested in north Harris County

    HARRIS COUNTY, Texas— The Harris County Constable’s Mark Herman’s Office arrested a wanted man Friday after a short chase, authorities said. Donnie Wilson, 38, is charged with evading arrest in a motor vehicle. Deputies signaled Wilson to pull over in the 21400 block of Aldine Westfield for a traffic stop,  but the driver kept going and a chase ensued. Once officers were able to stop the suspect’s vehicle, he was taken into custody. During an investigation, deputies learned Wilson had […]

  • WATCH AGAIN: Total solar eclipse

    HOUSTON — People across the world were excited to view the total solar eclipse, which started around 11:46 a.m. reached its peak over our local skies around 1:16 p.m. A total solar eclipse is only visible from a small area on Earth. The people who see the total eclipse are in the center of the moon’s shadow when it hits Earth. The sky becomes very dark, as if it were night. For a total eclipse to take place, the sun, […]

  • Six-year sentence for man busted in Galveston police sting targeting online child predators

    GALVESTON, Texas — A man has been sentenced to six years in prison after he was convicted of online solicitation of a minor, the Galveston County District Attorney’s Office said. Niallson Dorsey Price, 31, was arrested during an undercover sting operation conducted by the Galveston Police Department in April 2016. Investigators said Price replied to a Craigslist post and then began an illicit conversation over a messaging application, Kik, with a person he believed was 14 years old. The attorney’s office […]

  • Conroe man convicted of raping girlfriend’s teen daughter to serve two life sentences

    CONROE, Texas — A Conroe man will be imprisoned for two life sentences after he was found guilty Thursday in the aggravated sexual assault of his girlfriend’s teen daughter, the Montgomery County District’s Attorney Office said. “I am so proud of that little girl for taking the stand, facing the man who violated her in the worst way an adult can violate a child, and telling her truth to the jury. She’s braver than most adults I know. She’s an […]

  • Beltone Pledge of Allegiance: Houston Food Bank 8/21/2017

    HOUSTON — Volunteers at the Houston Food Bank showed patriotism reciting the “Pledge of Allegiance” on Aug. 21, 2017. CW39 and Beltone are bringing patriotism back to the morning show – with a daily recitation of The Pledge of Allegiance! We want to get our awesome viewers involved by inviting them do The Pledge of Allegiance on the morning show. To recommend a group or organization to say the pledge, please email cw39pledges@tribunemedia.com.

  • Hundreds flood Sam Houston Park in downtown Houston for ‘Destroy the Confederacy’ protest

    HOUSTON — Tensions were high as hundreds of protesters gathered in downtown Houston Saturday afternoon demanding the removal of the Spirit of the Confederacy monument. Crowds rallied at Sam Houston Park for the Destroy the Confederacy protest, calling the historic monument a “stain in the fabric of history that needs to be removed.” “We can no longer support or condone having Confederate monuments that positively reinforce white supremacists and also white privilege,” said organizer Ashton P. Woods. Thousands of people […]

  • Texans fans finally get chance to see their team in action

    HOUSTON – The Houston Texans have been holding their training camp out of state, so Saturday’s game against the New England Patriots at NRG Stadium gives fans their first chance to see their team in person. The Texans lost their first preseason game last Wednesday when they fell to Carolina 27-17, but rookie quarterback Deshaun Watson looked sharp as he ran for his first career touchdown. His performance has many fans asking when the 2017 first round pick might eventually […]

  • Tix Fix: Win tickets to see Bryan Adams

    HOUSTON – Bryan Adams will be performing at the Smart Financial Centre on Sept. 12 and Scott Sparks would like you to see you go. Check out the clip above and answer a trivia question here for you chance to enter. Many will enter, maybe you will win.