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  • ‘Like a riot’: Woman says her home was ransacked after estate sale mix-up

    LONGMONT, Colo. — Dozens of people descended upon the wrong Colorado home looking for the ultimate estate sale deal: free. It all started Friday morning with an actual real estate sale down the street at 8 Texas Lane in Longmont, according to KDVR.  Mary Andrews, the unfortunate owner of 14 Texas Lane, believes somebody migrated over to her house, three doors down, and thought, “Hey, another sale!” Andrews’ house was unlocked, and that’s apparently all it took. “They were coming […]

  • Photos: The Superbash Ultra VIP Red Carpet at House of Dereon

    HOUSTON — The Superbash Ultra VIP Red Carpet Mega Bash was one to remember as several guests enjoyed music, drinks, laughter and a tour of the soon-to-be sold House of Dereon. This Saturday Super Bowl event included hot performances by new, up and coming artists like the beautiful ladies of Blushhh Music, and an up close and personal view of plaques for albums by Beyonce’, Solange, and The O’Jays. Check out this slideshow to view the fun for yourself, and get […]

  • It’s not just Facebook. Thousands of companies are spying on you

    (CNN) — In the wake of the Cambridge Analytica scandal, news articles and commentators have focused on what Facebook knows about us. A lot, it turns out. It collects data from our posts, our likes, our photos, things we type and delete without posting, and things we do while not on Facebook and even when we’re offline. It buys data about us from others. And it can infer even more: our sexual orientation, political beliefs, relationship status, drug use, and other personality traits — even if we didn’t take […]

  • Grenita Lathan to serve as interim superintendent of Houston Independent School District

    HOUSTON — The Houston Independent School District Board of Education has unanimously voted to name Chief Academic Officer Grenita Lathan as interim superintendent. HISD announced Thursday Lathan will serve as the interim leader as the district searches for a permanent replacement. The announcement comes after Superintendent Richard Carranza announced earlier this month that he would be stepping down to become Chancellor of New York City schools. Lathan, a 26-year educator, joined the district in 2015. She has served as chief academic officer […]

  • HPD: Woman named ‘Live God’ steals patrol car with DWI suspect in back seat, leads police on chase

    HOUSTON – A woman is in custody after stealing a cop car and leading police on a short chase during a DWI arrest in west Houston Tuesday night. Police say the incident happened around 11:50 p.m. when an HPD DWI unit pulled over a suspected drunk driver on Memorial at West Loop. Officers say they were conducting inventory on the suspect’s vehicle and in the process of completing paperwork when a woman who has been identified as Live God, 31, […]

  • Execution date set for Houston man who raped, killed multiple women; used ice pick on victims

    HOUSTON — An execution date has been set for a Houston man who raped and murdered multiple women, according to the Harris County District Attorney’s Office. In May 1979, Danny Bible, 66, brutally raped and stabbed a Houston woman named Inez Deaton to death with an ice pick, authorities said. He is scheduled to be executed June 27, officials said Monday. A judge signed the execution order requested by prosecutors and issued a death warrant to be delivered to the […]

  • HPD: Cow killed, 3 people injured after multiple crashes on Eastex Freeway

    HOUSTON — Investigators have determined a cow was the cause of two crashes that injured three people Friday morning on the Eastex Freeway, according to the Houston Police Department. A wrecker was stopped in  the 7200 block of Eastex Freeway around 2:50 a.m. after an unknown vehicle hit a cow, investigators said. The driver did not stay at the scene. While emergency crews were blocking the area, the driver of a pickup truck slammed into the wrecker. Authorities said the […]

  • Precinct 4: Suspected pimp accused of forcing underage girl into prostitution

    HOUSTON – A suspected pimp has been arrested for forcing a young girl into prostitution, deputies say. Harris County Precinct 4 deputies were dispatched to the 23600 block of Tree House Lane on Tuesday in reference to the recovery of a runaway who was forced into sex trafficking. When authorities arrived to the scene, they found the girl in a vehicle with Kolbe Doyle, 19, who she claimed had forced her to perform sexual acts on individuals against her will. […]

  • HPD searches for suspects involved in chase, ATM robbery at CVS in SE Houston

    HOUSTON – Police are searching for a group of suspects who got a way after driving a van into a CVS and taking an ATM in southeast Houston Wednesday morning, according to HPD. Investigators said the robbery happened around 2:45 a.m. on Telephone Road when six to eight suspects rammed a stolen van into the front metal gate and doors of a CVS store. The men then went inside and loaded the ATM in a second white van. Officers said […]