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FAA investigating jets' near-miss close to Bush airport

FAA investigating jets' near-miss close to Bush airport

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; The Federal Aviation Administration is investigating a recent near-miss between airliners in the skies near Bush Intercontinental Airport.
Teacher accused of sex with teen, plot to hide crime

Teacher accused of sex with teen, plot to hide crime

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; a local high school teacher is accused of having a sexual relationship with one of her students and trying to persuade a friend to cover for her with investigators.
Body found near northwest Houston bayou

Body found near northwest Houston bayou

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; a body found Tuesday near a bayou in northwest Houston may be linked to a missing-persons case, authorities said.
Harris Co., deputies investigate possible hostage situation

Harris Co., deputies investigate possible hostage situation

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; a pair of employees at a store in northwest Harris County locked themselves into a back room during a robbery late Monday that triggered a SWAT scene lasting several hours.
Man with guns arrested at Boston U. commencement

Man with guns arrested at Boston U. commencement

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; a Massachusetts man has been charged with firearms violations for allegedly attempting to bring two loaded handguns into a Boston University commencement.
Early voting for runoff election kicks off

Early voting for runoff election kicks off

Early voting for the May 27th runoff election has begun in Smith County. Five polling locations across the county will be open from 7AM until 7PM through Friday the 23rd.
Sen. Dan Patrick confirms time in psychiatric hospital

Sen. Dan Patrick confirms time in psychiatric hospital

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; Sen. Dan Patrick issued a terse statement late Thursday about a period in his life 30 years ago during which he sought medical attention to cope with "mild depression and exhaustion."
Smith County early voting locations

Smith County early voting locations

Early voting polls for the May 27, 2014 Runoff Election will open from 7 a.m. – 7 p.m., Monday, May 19 and run through Friday, May 23 at five early voting locations.
Bravo® issues nationwide recall of dog, cat food

Bravo® issues nationwide recall of dog, cat food

Bravo is recalling select lots and product(s) of Bravo Pet Food because they have the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes.
Hotel fires worker who recorded Jay Z attack video

Hotel fires worker who recorded Jay Z attack video

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; a hotel where someone recorded security video appearing to show Beyonce's sister, Solange Knowles, attacking Jay Z inside an elevator said Wednesday it had identified and fired the person.
Houston firefighter accused of threatening a shooting spree

Houston firefighter accused of threatening a shooting spree

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; a Houston firefighter has been charged after being accused of threatening to go on a shooting spree at a fire station, according to reports.
Porsche sued over crash that killed Paul Walker

Porsche sued over crash that killed Paul Walker

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; The widow of the man who was driving a Porsche sports car that crashed and killed actor Paul Walker sued the automaker on Monday, claiming design flaws caused both men to die in a fiery crash in November.
Teen killed, brother injured in Chambers Co Mother's Day boating accident

Teen killed, brother injured in Chambers Co Mother's Day boating accident

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; A teen was killed and her brother injured in a Mother's Day boating accident, according to the Chambers County Sheriff's Office.
5 Houston teachers fired over cheating scandal

5 Houston teachers fired over cheating scandal

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; The Houston school board agreed Thursday night to fire five Jefferson Elementary teachers accused of helping students cheat on state exams last year, district officials said.
Texas City's Buc-ee's opens and it's massive

Texas City's Buc-ee's opens and it's massive

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; a crowd of people waited for hours outside the new Buc-ee's in Texas City Wednesday morning, all wanting to be the first inside when the doors opened.