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Teacher Acquitted Of Injury To Child After Classroom Scuffle

A Southeast Texas teacher has been acquitted of injuring an 11-year-old boy who testified he kicked her during classroom scuffles.

03/13/2014

A white Houston-area man accused of sucker punching an elderly black man has been indicted on a hate crime charge. (Photo Credit: Stockbyte/Getty Images)

32 Charged In Texas Human Smuggling Ring

More than 30 people have been indicted in a Houston-based wrongful employment and human smuggling ring with ties to Louisiana and Arkansas.

01/31/2014

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Bank Robber That Wore Blond Wig, Knee Brace Sentenced To Prison

A bank robber who wore a blond wig and a knee brace during a Texas holdup and then fled to Louisiana has been sentenced to nearly five years in prison.

01/28/2014

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Top Cheap Holiday Escapes Near Houston

Here are some affordable holiday escapes near Houston where you can get some much needed R&R.

12/14/2013

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Ex-Teacher Gets 16 Years For Having Sexual Relationship With Student

An ex-music teacher at a private Christian school in Southeast Texas has been sentenced to 16 years in prison for having a sexual relationship with a student.

09/10/2013

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Police: Houston Airport Gunman Intent On Suicide

A man appeared intent on suicide, or what’s known as suicide by cop, when he opened fire with a pistol inside a busy terminal at Houston’s largest airport and died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound, police said Friday.

05/03/2013

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3 Dozen Vehicles Found Burglarized In Beaumont

A string of at least three dozen auto burglaries has police in Southeast Texas looking for several suspects.

06/15/2012

Best Scenic Drives Within 60 Miles Of Houston

For a quick getaway and activities close to home, Houston sits in the middle of five of the best scenic routes in the region. These drives promise to bring you closer to nature, allow you to check out the stars of a popular reality show, or sample some of the best ice cream in the country. Make it a day trip or check in for a short vacation at these beautiful locales.

05/12/2012

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Pat Knight Still A Candidate For Lamar Job

04/05/2011