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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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Pasadena's Marlen Esparza Wins Opening Bout At AIBA Boxing World Championships

Houston's Marlen Esparza won her opening bout Monday at the AIBA Women's World Boxing Championships in Astana, Kazakhstan.

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Pasadena Strawberry Festival Wraps Up Another Successful Event

The 43rd Annual Pasadena Strawberry Festival wrapped up Sunday and the three-day event didn’t disappoint. Good crowds, good food and entertainment and of course great strawberries and shortcake highlighted the weekend event.

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San Jac Closing Down Its 9-hole Golf Course

Come Dec. 15, there will be four less water hazards on golf courses in the state of Texas.

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San Jacinto College, Pasadena ISD Graduate 64 Early College High School Students

San Jacinto College and Pasadena Early College High School (PECHS) recently graduated 64 high school students with their associate of arts degrees.

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League City Officials: Body Found In Search For Missing Boater

LEAGUE CITY, TX (KTRK) -- League City officials say a body was found today in the search for a boater who went missing Sunday evening.

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Hurricane Experts Tour Galveston In Preparation For Upcoming Season

GALVESTON, TX (KTRK) -- Hurricane experts toured Galveston on Tuesday, learning and preparing for the upcoming hurricane season.

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FedEx Truck Driver Held Up At Gunpoint In Clear Lake

HOUSTON (KTRK) -- Police say a masked suspect stole a FedEx truck at gunpoint in the Clear Lake area. An investigation is underway, and one person has been detained, but it's not clear if that's the suspect in the case.

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Fire Destroys Deer Park Restaurant

The Deer Park Fire Marshal’s office is investigating a fire that destroyed a local restaurant Sunday.

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Houston Really Wants The Proposed Bullet Train To Make A Stop Downtown

A planned high-speed rail line remains a popular project with city officials, many of whom are holding onto hope for an eventual downtown terminal.

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La Porte Mom's Texas Chainsaw Carvings Are A Cut Above The Rest

LA PORTE, TX (KTRK) -- It's just another day in the office for Della Meredith. It's there where her creations come to life. You could say she's had the artistic touch for quite some time now.

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