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  • Suspected drunken driver runs away from fatal crash along North Loop, police say

    HOUSTON — Local police arrested a suspected drunken driver moments after he tried to run away from a fatal vehicular crash Saturday morning in the northwest Houston area. Oscar Pinto Mejia, 37, is charged with intoxication manslaughter and failure to stop and render aid. Investigators said Mejia was speeding in a blue Infinity G35 on the North Loop about 3:20 a.m. when he crashed into a black Ford F-150 pickup truck, causing the victim to be ejected from the vehicle. Mejia then […]

  • 74-year-old woman with dementia reported missing from Magnolia Park area, police say

    HOUSTON — Houston police are searching for a 74-year-old reported missing from her home in the Magnolia Park area several days ago. Betty Hagan was recently diagnosed with dementia, according to police. Investigators said Hagan was last seen by family members at her residence in the 7100 block of Avenue N on July 11. Police said Hagan is 5 feet 4 inches tall, weighs about 120 pounds and has gray hair and brown eyes. Anyone with information concerning Hagan’s whereabouts […]

  • Son stabbed with ice pick during drunken fight with father in northeast Houston, police say

    HOUSTON — A local man is in the hospital and facing felony charges after drinks with his father turned into a violent dispute that left both men badly injured over the weekend in northeast Houston. Jake Amaro, 36, was charged with felony assault after police responded to a stabbing call 11 p.m. Sunday in the 3900 block of Vaughn Street. Investigators said the suspect and his father Martin Amaro, 53, had been drinking throughout the day, and when nighttime came, […]

  • 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!