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Investigation Leads To 130 Arrests In Organized Crime Bust

A multiple agency investigation has resulted in the arrest of 130 subjects and approximately 200 charges relating to organized criminal activity that spanned areas of Houston, Pasadena and the Port of Houston.

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Grease Fire Damages Apartment Complex

A grease fire is being blamed for heavy damage to three apartments in a Pasadena complex.

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Conroe’s 1-0 Win Dashes Pasadena’s Tourney Title Hopes

Conroe’s band of Bronco All-Stars proved to be Pasadena’s undoing at last weekend’s four-team Directors Tournament.

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Kidnapping Charges Follow When Noise From Trunk Was Driver’s Ex

A Pasadena couple is facing kidnapping charges after a Pasadena police officer found the man’s ex in the trunk of his car.

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Music Scholarships Will Honor Pasadena Educator

Scholarships honoring the late Mary Gray Swan of Pasadena will help four Houston teenagers further develop talents in musical theater this summer.

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HPD Officer And Suspect Wounded In Incident Involving Stolen Truck From Pasadena

A suspect wounded by a Houston police officer on Tuesday has been charged with aggravated assault of a public servant in the 337th State District Court.

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Local and Texas News

Schlitterbahn Says Waterpark Is Safe Despite Viral Post

GALVESTON, Texas – Schlitterbahn in Galveston is firing back after a woman warned others not to go to the waterpark.

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Several Suspects On The Run After La Porte Home Invasion

LA PORTE, TX (KTRK) -- An early-morning home invasion ended in gunfire in La Porte.

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Houston Area July 4th Fireworks And Events 2016

HOUSTON (KTRK) -- Several Houston-area communities are keeping true to their tradition and hosting Fourth of July events that include fireworks.

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5-year-old Drowns In Pool At League City Apartment Complex

LEAGUE CITY, TEXAS - A 5-year-old drowned Wednesday evening at an apartment complex pool, according to League City police.

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Tow Truck Hits, Kills Child In NE Houston Street

A 4-year-old child died Wednesday night when a tow truck hit him after he rushed into the street outside a home in northeast Houston.

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Remembering Pearland PD Officer Endy Ekpanya

PEARLAND, TX (KTRK) -- Family, friends and hundreds of men and women in law enforcement said goodbye to Pearland PD Officer Endy Ekpanya Tuesday at Grace Community Church.

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Alligator Sighting At Popular La Porte Beach; Animal Control Responding

LA PORTE, TX (KTRK) -- Sylvan Beach remains closed Friday after a fisherman spotted an alligator swimming close to shore.

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