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  • Plane passenger gets unruly after demanding drinks

    MIAMI – An American Airlines flight to Miami from Saint Croix got pretty intense after passenger Jason Felix must have felt he was part of an “It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia” episode. Felix was demanding to be served more beers. He was recorded on a cellphone from another passenger.  A flight attendant could be heard saying, ” Please sit down, I’m not bring you anymore beer. We’ll be there in an hour. Why are you upset? You’ve already had a couple […]

  • Houston families get much needed help after Harvey

    HOUSTON — Hurricane Harvey ravaged Houston in 2017. A year later, many families are still picking up the pieces. Ashley Furniture delivered new furniture to a north Houston family who saw their home flooded by the storm. The Dominguez family recently had their home remodeled along with 176 other Houston for Humanity homes. The furniture giant made 300 deliveries to homes that were impacted by Harvey.  The family had been displaced since the storm and can finally get back on […]

  • A driver hits traffic light, flips car in Southwest Houston

    HOUSTON — Houston Police responded to a vehicle crash early Sunday morning. When police arrived around 4 a.m. they found a car upside down on Richmond Avenue near Rice Boulevard. The driver appeared to steer the car into a traffic pole, knocking the pole down, and flipping the car. Alcohol containers were found. It is unknown whether he was intoxicated. The driver was transported to a hospital with unknown injuries, police said.

  • HPD: Officer involved in crash with drunk driver

    HOUSTON — A Houston police officer was involved in a crash in North Houston. Early Sunday morning,  the driver,  who was intoxicated, was driving south on Old Humble Road at the North Sam Houston Parkway, where he ran a light and struck the officer in his cruiser. The impact sent the police car into a spin and sent the car a half block from the intersection. Both the officer, and the driver sustained minor injuries; both are expected to be […]

  • Former President George H.W. Bush taken to hospital in Maine

    President @GeorgeHWBush was taken to Southern Maine Health Care (@SMHCHealth) today after experiencing low blood pressure and fatigue. He will likely remain there for a few days for observation. The former president is awake and alert, and not in any discomfort. — Jim McGrath (@jgm41) May 27, 2018 Former President George H.W. Bush was taken to Southern Main Health Care on Sunday after experiencing low blood pressure and fatigue. Bush needed to be hospitalized for a couple of weeks after […]

  • 2 people rescued by Coast Guard near Galveston

    HOUSTON — Two people were rescued near Galveston Saturday night after their boat stranded. The boater called 911 when his 22 foot craft had mechanical issues and broke down on rocks near Bird Island in Galveston Bay. An air rescue was ordered after attempts by the Coast Guard were unsuccessful due to shallow waters the vessel was in. The two men were air lifted to Scholes International Airport in Galveston by helicopter. No injuries were reported, said the Coast Guard.

  • HPD: Suspect shot after striking police cruiser in SE Houston

    HOUSTON — A suspect struck a police cruiser while an officer was speaking to a woman for a trespassing incident in southeast Houston on Friday night, according to the Houston Police Department. The incident occurred around 11:40 p.m. in a parking lot in the 9400 block of Cullen Boulevard in the Sunnyside area. Houston police were dispatched to the parking lot in response to a trespassing call.  During the interview with the woman, a car intentionally struck the woman and […]

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    Hormel Foods recalls canned chicken, pork products

    WASHINGTON — Hormel food Corporation is recalling more than 228,000 pounds of canned products, that may be contaminated with foreign matter, which includes pieces of metal. The canned chicken and pork products were produced between February 8 and 10 of 2018. The products included are 12oz cans of SPAM  with a best by date of February 2021 with production codes F020881, F020882, F020883, F020884, F020885, F020886, F020887, F020888 and F020889. Also there are 12oz metal cans of “Hormel Foods Black-Label […]

  • HPD: SWAT called after man points gun at siblings, standoff ends peacefully

    HOUSTON — The Houston SWAT team was called to a domestic violence scene between siblings in southeast Houston early Saturday morning, according to the Houston Police Department. Officers responded to a domestic disturbance call around 1 a.m. at a home in the 6400 block of New York Street at Balkin Street. According to police, a suspect  threatened his relatives with a firearm , and when police arrived he ran into the home. A woman told officers there were other people […]