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She had escaped from room in a vacant house by breaking the windows with her bare fists on the 3900 block Broadmoor Drive on Aug. 8. The 38-year-old Houston woman had set up a meeting with a man on Backpage.com and ended up being dragged into a vacant house where she was raped by four men and two juveniles, Officer Carol Riley said.
A company that podcasting comedian Adam Carolla had dubbed a "patent troll" won $1.3 million from a federal jury Monday in its infringement case against CBS. Personal Audio LLC sued the television network last year, alleging that its patented "system for disseminating media content" in sequenced episodes was infringed upon when CBS started posting podcasts online of television shows like "60 Minutes" and "Face the Nation."
Southeast Texas could be on a pace to reach its annual normal rainfall and today's showers could add fractions of an inch to the 40.61 inches that has fallen thus far in the Beaumont area, said Donald Jones, meteorologist with the National Weather Service.The rainstorms that Southeast Texas has had usually are the ones that deliver small amounts to ... (more)
Beaumont police say six people have been charged after sexually assaulting a woman they met on the website Backpage.com . According to police, a Houston woman met a Beaumont man online.
The "Help Wanted" sign is being posted at Beaumont Independent School District elementary campuses. The district is in need of 17 teachers.
Firefighters responded to the Texas Workforce Solutions when smoke was spotted in the building Late Monday afternoon.
Boats anchored for safety in the Port of Beaumont thrash wildly as Hurricane Ike roars ashore in September, 2008.
Beaumont police officers are investigating a stabbing that was reported around 12:30 p.m. Monday. A witness told a 12News crew on the scene that it happened at the bus stop in front of the Circle Trailer Park.
Witnesses told 12News the former Signature Club located in the 2100 block of Irving Street collapsed into the street just after 11 a.m. Do you know of something that would be a good news story? Enter your email address and select "Submit" to send it to 12 News HD.
More fantastic fall weather today. It started cool before the sunshine returned later in the afternoon.
Dr. Janice Gilbert, senior pastor of St. James United Methodist Church in Beaumont, Texas, will be the guest preacher for this year's Williams Preaching Series at First United Methodist Church in Benton. The preaching series was established by the late Ruth Williams, widow of the the late Curtis Williams, to honor her husband.
Beaumont police say tips from neighbors led up to the arrest of 3 people for possession of a controlled substance. Friday evening officers went to serve two felony warrants in the 9200 block of Glen Meadow in Beaumont.
Bouquets go to: -- Long-time Nederland residents Donald and Betty Carbaugh, for celebrating their 76th wedding anniversary on Tuesday with their children, family and friends.
The day after Johnny Winter died, I started forlornly at my meager record collection - why, oh why had I waited so long to add the local legend to my vinyl repertoire? As often happens, the price of Winter's LPs skyrocketed online in the hours after his death, and I feared my collection would forever be missing a piece of this beloved Beaumont ... (more)
Lance Killian browses the vinyl selection at 2nd & Charles on Thursday afternoon.
Updated: Wed Sep 17, 2014 09:59 am
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