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Teacher Accused Of Lassoing Student's NeckA teacher who was presenting a history lesson to students is accused of lassoing the neck of a student.
NASA Remembers Columbia Crew; Marks Ten Years Friday marks ten years since Space Shuttle Columbia and its seven astronauts were lost. They were returning from a 16-day mission, and were less then 20 minutes from home when the shuttle exploded and disintegrated on Feb. 1, 2003.
Judge Postpones Execution Of Texas Woman A judge has halted the execution of a woman who has been convicted of murdering her elderly neighbor.
Texas Man Among Hostages In Algeria; Reported To Be 'Alive And Well' A man from Texas who was taken hostage along with others, by Islamist militants at a gas plant where he's working in Algeria, is reportedly "alive and well".
Pearland Police Investigate Rash Of Burglaries Pearland Police are working diligently to get to the bottom of a rash of home burglaries taking place in the Pearland area.
Winter Weather Grounds Hundreds Of Flights In North Texas Winter weather has grounded hundreds of flights in North Texas. Snow and ice forced Southwest Airlines to cancel operations out at Dallas Love Field.
Package Bomb Explodes; Three Victims Recovering Three victims are recovering after a package bomb exploded at their home in South Texas over the weekend.
Elementary School Student Threatens To Bring Gun To School A Pearland elementary school student is accused of threatening to bring a gun to school because he reportedly had a "bad day".
Update: Missing Toddler Found SafeA missing toddler was found safe Thursday evening after an Amber Alert went into effect for her.
Man Wanted For Sex Crimes In Ohio Is Captured In Houston Area A man facing charges for sex crimes against children in Ohio was arrested in the Houston area Wednesday night.
Gun Found At Elementary School Officials recovered a gun from the campus of a Magnolia ISD elementary school. Information was received Wednesday afternoon that an elementary student had a weapon on the Lyon Elementary campus.
Man Walks Around Harris County Lowe's With GrenadeA Harris County home improvement center was evacuated Wednesday after a man brought a grenade to the store.