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  1. Crime 2 hour ago 11:28 a.m.Police: Man kills mother, injures father in west HoustonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 30 | KBMT

    Police are investigating after they say a man stabbed his parents, killing his mother and injuring his father Friday evening in west Houston. Authorities responded to an aggravated assault call around 5:30 p.m. Friday at a home in the 12300 block of Westella Drive.

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  2. Harvey 11 mins ago 3:37 p.m.EPA approves expedited loan funding for Harvey-related water projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2017 | KBMT

    The Environmental Protection Agency this week approved a request from Texas officials to expedite funding to help local governments restore water and wastewater systems damaged by Hurricane Harvey. The Texas Water Development Board, which administers an EPA low-interest loan program for the state, asked the federal agency in a Sept.

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  3. Harvey 34 mins ago 11:13 p.m.HPD escorts fallen Sgt. Steve Perez to funeral homeRead the original story

    Sep 4, 2017 | KBMT

    HPD officers saluted and escorted fallen Sgt. Steve Perez, who was killed in the floodwaters.

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  4. Harvey 2 hour ago 9:50 a.m.Trump coming to Houston todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2017 | KBMT

    President Trump will return to Texas on Saturday morning to visit the Houston area for the first time since Hurricane Harvey hit last weekend. Trump is scheduled to land at Ellington Field Joint Reserve Base around 11:15 a.m. He'll also visit Lake Charles, Louisiana today.

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  5. Harvey's impact: HCSO finds van with 6 family membersRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2017 | KBMT

    As we move into the early morning hours of Wednesday, the weather has let up for most in the Houston area but many find themselves spending the night in an evacuation shelter. The cities of Houston, Bellaire, and West University Park are among those under a curfew from midnight to 5 a.m. The death toll from Harvey climbed to 18 late Tuesday evening as the Harris County Institute of Forensic Science confirmed three more storm-related deaths.

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  6. Harvey 6 mins ago 3:27 p.m.Veteran Houston officer drowns in floodwaters 2 days before birthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2017 | KBMT

    A 34-year veteran of the Houston Police Department drowned in the flood cause by Harvey, police said Tuesday afternoon. Authorities say Sgt.

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  7. Harvey 5 hour ago 8:10 p.m.At least 8 dead in Houston area from Harvey flooding, windsRead the original story

    Aug 28, 2017 | KBMT

    A family of six is believed to have died after drowning in a white van Sunday afternoon while trying to escape the floods of Hurricane Harvey, relatives tell KHOU 11 News. It is thus far the single deadliest incident resulting from the storm.

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  8. Nfl 26 mins ago 2:33 p.m.Texans dedicate 2017 season to HoustoniansRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2017 | KBMT

    Usually Houston is watching the Texans, but these days of catastrophic flooding and evacuations, the Texans have been watching Houston. "We've been focused on everything going on back home," head coach Bill O'Brien said Monday.

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  9. Harvey 12 mins ago 10:42 a.m.LIST: Evacuation orders in Houston area due to HarveyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2017 | KBMT

    BRAZORIA COUNTY: The Brazoria County is under a mandatory evacuation for all residents west of State Highway 288 and south of State Highway 6. FORT BEND COUNTY: Sienna Plantation is under a mandatory evacuation. Fort Bend County says on Twitter, "Residents in Sienna Plantation evacuating due 2 mandatory evac should take LJ Parkway to Univ. 2 comments

  10. Weather 18 mins ago 7:57 a.m.Flood water seeps into Houston news studio during live broadcastRead the original story

    Aug 27, 2017 | KBMT

    Buffalo Bayou, across the street from the station just outside downtown, was one of many locations seeing immense flooding as Tropical Storm Harvey dumped staggering amounts of rain on the Greater Houston area. Broadcaster Len Cannon was live on air when a puddle of water started crawling toward the anchor desk during extended coverage Sunday morning.

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  11. Weather 8 mins ago 12:03 a.m.Tropical Storm Harvey blog: What you need to knowRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2017 | KBMT

    The Houston Texans' Public Relations team sent out a statement on the team's delayed return to Houston due to Tropical Storm Harvey. Statement from the Houston Texans on the team's delayed return to Houston due to Hurricane Harvey: pic.twitter.com/nPpvMMBNGt One person has drowned in a vehicle in floodwaters on Warrenton and Gessner.

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  12. Crime 3 mins ago 3:39 p.m.Houston man charged with planning to blow up Confederate statueRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2017 | KBMT

    A 25-year-old Houston man is in federal custody for allegedly planning to blow up a Confederate statue in Hermann Park. Andrew Schneck is charged with attempting to maliciously damage or destroy property receiving federal financial assistance, Acting U.S. Attorney Abe Martinez said.

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  13. News 2 mins ago 11:28 a.m.Teen girl safe, Amber Alert suspect in custody after chase near HoustonRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2017 | KBMT

    The Montgomery County Sheriff's Office says a tip was received that 13-year-old Priscilla Martinez was spotted with 41-year-old Rodolfo Nuncio at the Flying J truck stop on Highway 59 near Splendora. When authorities arrived, the suspect rammed a U.S Marshal's vehicle and then got onto the highway heading northbound.

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  14. News 8 mins ago 8:41 a.m.Newborn baby found in bushes at Houston apartment complex, deputies sayRead the original story

    Aug 10, 2017 | KBMT

    According to the Harris County Sheriff's Office, deputies responded to The Bridges of Cypress Creek apartment complex on Red Oak Drive early Thursday morning. A man who lives in the complex told deputies that he heard a baby crying and at first thought it was a toy.

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  15. Million-dollar Powerball ticket sold near The HeightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2017 | KBMT

    KHOU 11's Doug Delony reports that someone in Houston came very close to winning more than $300 million on Wednesday night

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  16. Gov. White's funeral planned for Wednesday in HoustonRead the original story

    Aug 8, 2017 | KBMT

    Former Texas Gov. Mark White, whose single term in Austin had an enduring legacy for the school children of his state, died Saturday at his home in Houston. HOUSTON -- Texas Gov. Greg Abbott has lauded former Gov. Mark White as a public servant who "devoted his life to making our state even better, particularly when it came to educating our children."

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  17. Rumor is In-N-Out is coming to Houston, tax recordsaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2017 | KBMT

    After years of speculation, hoping, wishing and guessing we now have evidence of where Houston's first In-N-Out burger will be located. Tax records from the Harris County Appraisal District show the famous burger chain purchased property at 8373 Westheimer Road , near the Dunvale Walmart, effective May 18. The company has not made an official announcement nor does the location show up on its website upcoming "grand openings" list.

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  18. News 39 mins ago 4:29 p.m.Community throws birthday party for boy who thought he was friendlessRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2017 | KBMT

    Thanks to a social media movement, hundreds of people gathered at a birthday party in Houston on Sunday for a little boy who told his mom he didn't want a birthday party because he thought no one would show up. Family, friends and even some strangers gathered around Kaden and sang the Happy Birthday song to him at his party on Sunday, June 25, 2017.

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  19. Crime 2 hour ago 12:09 p.m.Man charged in rape of 88-year-old at senior complex in SW HoustonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2017 | KBMT

    HOUSTON A Houston-area man has been charged with the rape of an 88-year-old woman, who was attacked in the night, as she was lying in bed and watching television, officials announced Thursday. Justin Glenn Ellis, 21, faces up to life in prison if convicted of sexual assault of the elderly in the June 11 rape at a senior independent living complex on Buffalo Speedway.

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  20. Features 26 mins ago 8:05 p.m.3 Houston men earn records crossing Atlantic Ocean in rowboatRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2017 | KBMT

    It sounds like a joke. Did you hear the one about the three Texans who crossed the Atlantic Ocean in a rowboat? It's a real story, one that took three years and 3,000 miles to complete.

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