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  • Brittany Leigh Burfield’s clothing found at man’s house during unrelated domestic violence arrest in Third Ward, police say

    HOUSTON — The investigation into an unrelated domestic violence case has led to the discovery of clothing belonging to Brittany Leigh Burfield, the 32-year-old Sugar Land resident who disappeared after leaving her mother’s house more than three weeks ago. Houston police arrested Alex Haggerty, 26, at his home Monday in the 3200 block of Drew Street near Nettleton Street. He is charged with assault of a family member following an incident involving his girlfriend on May 9. Haggerty grabbed the […]

  • Texas take-down: U.S. Attorney announces indictment of eight MS-13 gang members

    TEXAS(KDAF)— Eight MS-13 gang members have been indicted on several dangerous charges, including attempted murder, assault, and racketeering conspiracy. “At this point, 7 defendants are in custody. Six are in state custody. One defendant was arrested and had their initial appearance yesterday in federal court and we have one defendant at large,” Northern District of Texas U.S. Attorney Erin Nealy Cox said. Several agencies worked together to win this small victory. “MS-13 is one the largest street gangs in the United […]

  • Is the ‘middle child’ becoming extinct? New study says millennials are to blame

    A new study by  The Cut magazine claims that the middle child in America is becoming extinct. That’s right! First polar bears and now this! The article sources a government report claiming that last year women in their teens, 20s, and 30s had the fewest babies in 30 years. Three decades ago, Gen X families were easily having 4 or 5 kids. Fast forward to today and the average millennial couple will have two kids tops. So,  if you celebrate National Middle […]

  • NFL refs gather in Texas to study rule changes for upcoming season

    PLANO(KDAF) — Ever since the infamous Dez Bryant no-catch call in 2015, the annual NFL Officiating Clinic held in DFW has had referees playing defense about what constitutes a catch.  But, thanks to a much-needed rule tweak this past spring, they were able to play offense on Friday and promote the positive change as the clinic kicked off in Plano. “We brought in legends, we brought in coaches, we brought in officials, we brought in supervisors and we said, ‘How do we […]

  • #Planebae mystery woman enlists lawyer; not happy about going viral

    HOUSTON— How many of us dream of finding love on a plane? If you’re single, it’s the stuff fantasies are made of! But when does that fantasy turn into a nightmare? According to one person that happens when the romance goes viral. That’s precisely what happened when two people met on a plane and had their entire interaction live-tweeted with the #Planebae. The video has since been shared on talk shows and social media garnering millions of views. But the woman, […]

  • Chess pieces falling from the sky in D.C., oh my!

    WASHINGTON, DC – Police in Washington, D.C. are investigating a bizarre incident in which they believe four suspects hurled giant chess pieces from an apartment building roof to the street 11 stories below. The roof of the building features a giant chess board with 32 pieces. One resident estimates they weighed about 15 pounds each. Resident Peter Likus said, “Just sounded like a loud explosion. The dog ran into the apartment. We thought it was a car accident. We came […]

  • San Antonio school selling off named school memorabilia at auction

    SAN ANTONIO – What’s in a name? Well money, at least that’s the case for items from Robert E. Lee High School in San Antonio which are set to be auctioned off on Monday. Last fall, the North East ISD Board of Trustees voted to rename LEE…. Legacy of Educational Excellence High School. Workers inside a massive warehouse have had the tall task of cataloguing decades of Robert E. Lee High School’s tangible memories. Aubrey Chancellor, a North East ISD Communications […]

  • 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!

  • Brittany Leigh Burfield still missing after disappearing from Sugar Land area 3 weeks ago

    HOUSTON — Texas Equusearch volunteers and Houston homicide detectives continued their search Friday for Brittany Leigh Burfieled after the Sugar Land resident disappeared nearly three weeks ago. Equusearch met with volunteers, those searching on foot and on ATVs, at the Jerusalem Baptist Church in the early morning. Burfield left her mom’s house in Sugar Land at 2 p.m. on June 25. Her abandoned car was found five days later. According to her older sister, disappearing is unlike Brittany. This is […]