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  1. $1 million in methamphetamine candy seized in Houston suburbRead the original story

    Jun 13, 2017 | KAUZ

    Authorities responding to a burglary call at a suburban Houston home say they seized more than $1 million in methamphetamines disguised as child-friendly candy in the shape of Star Wars characters and Batman and lollipops. Harris County deputies say neighbors reported the break-in at the home in Spring and officers found a 26-year-old man, David Salinas, and a 36-year-old woman, Evonne Mick, had filled a car so full of the drugs the trunk lid wouldn't close.

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  2. The Latest: Family files lawsuit over deadly confrontationRead the original story

    Jun 13, 2017 | KAUZ

    The Latest on a Texas sheriff's deputy and her husband being indicted on murder charges in the death of a man they restrained : The family of a man who died after a late-night confrontation with a Texas sheriff's deputy and her husband has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the couple that's asking for at least $1 million in damages. Harris County Sheriff's Deputy Chauna Thompson and her husband, Terry, have been indicted for murder in last month's death of John Hernandez.

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  3. The Latest: Lawyers say deputy, spouse unfairly singled outRead the original story

    Jun 13, 2017 | KAUZ

    The Latest on a Texas sheriff's deputy and her husband being indicted on murder charges in the death of a man they restrained : Defense attorneys say prosecutors rushed to judgment in indicting a Houston-area sheriff's deputy and her husband in the death of a man after a confrontation outside a restaurant. After the brief hearing, their attorneys said the Thompsons are being singled out because Chauna Thompson works in law enforcement.

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  4. Canada tests lower age for pot legalizationRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2017 | KAUZ

    The Canadian government, which introduced nationwide pot legalization legislation last mont... . FILE- In this March 9, 2017, file photo, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau takes part in roundtable discussion on the future of energy with industry leaders at CERAweek in Houston, Texas.

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  5. American Indian tribe fights Texas to keep bingo center openRead the original story

    May 10, 2017 | KAUZ

    Texas authorities are heading to federal court in an effort to shut down 365 bingo machines at a small electronic bingo operation run by the Alabama-Coushatta Tribe. The Naskila Gaming entertainment center has been opened for nearly a year about 80 miles northeast of Houston.

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  6. Texas DA asks for recusal in case of pregnant wife's slayingRead the original story

    May 6, 2017 | KAUZ

    The case of a Houston-area man whose life prison sentence for the 1999 killing of his pregnant wife was vacated by an appeals court is expected to be handled by a special prosecutor. Harris County District Attorney Kim Ogg on Friday asked that her office be recused from handling the case of David Mark Temple.

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  7. Houston man dead following rock crusher incident in AltusRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2017 | KAUZ

    A man working for a company based out of Vernon died after being pulled into a rock crusher in Altus earlier this week. Jimmy Ray Baker, 45, of Houston was working for Beck-O Enterprises, based in Vernon and Grand Rose, Texas when the incident occurred.

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  8. Latest Texas sportsRead the original story

    May 5, 2017 | KAUZ

    Joey Gallo homered and drove in three runs, Rougned Odor and Elvis Andrus also homered and the Texas Rangers stopped a season-worst four-game skid, beating the Houston Astros 10-4 on Thursday. After twice giving up leads earlier in the series, the Rangers went ahead 4-0 in the first inning and used the bullpen to help avoid a four-game sweep.

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  9. Texas lefty Hamels expected to miss 8 weeks with side strainRead the original story

    May 3, 2017 | KAUZ

    The Texas Rangers say left-hander Cole Hamels is expected to miss eight weeks because of a strained right oblique. The Rangers put Hamels on the 10-day disabled list Wednesday and recalled righty Anthony Bass from Triple-A Round Rock.

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  10. Famed Houston lawyer Richard 'Racehorse' Haynes dies at 90Read the original story

    Apr 28, 2017 | KAUZ

    Houston lawyer Richard "Racehorse" Haynes, famed for his flamboyant but successful trial defenses of millionaire and billionaire clients in some of Texas' most notorious murder cases, has died at age 90. Haynes died early Friday at his home surrounded by family in the East Texas town of Trinity after years of declining health, said family spokesman Chris Tritico, a Houston criminal defense lawyer Haynes once mentored. Initial fame came when Haynes defended wealthy Houston plastic surgeon John Hill at trial over the 1969 slaying of Hill's socialite wife, Joan Robinson Hill, whom investigators said died after eating an eclair secretly laced with E. coli bacteria.

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  11. Starting with Bears, surprises galore on Day 1 of NFL draftRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2017 | KAUZ

    1 pick in the NFL football draft, at T... . North Carolina's Mitch Trubisky, left, poses with NFL commissioner Roger Goodell after being selected by the Chicago Bears during the first round of the 2017 NFL football draft, Thursday, April 27, 2017, in Philadelphia.

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  12. Exxon fined $20 million for emissions from Texas plantRead the original story

    Apr 27, 2017 | KAUZ

    A judge has ordered Exxon Mobil to pay a penalty of nearly $20 million for releasing 10 million pounds of pollutants into the air over the course of eight years from a complex it operates east of Houston. U.S. District Judge David Hittner in a ruling Wednesday determined that Texas-based Exxon on thousands of occasions from 2005 to 2013 violated federal clean-air standards.

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  13. Lawyer: Dragged passenger lost 2 teeth and broke his noseRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2017 | KAUZ

    Video of police officers dragging the passenger from an overbooked Uni... . FILE - In this July 8, 2015, file photo, United Airlines and United Express planes prepare to takeoff at George Bush Intercontinental Airport in Houston.

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  14. Lawyer says man dragged off plane has concussion, lost teethRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2017 | KAUZ

    Video of police officers dragging the passenger from an overbooked Uni... . FILE - In this July 8, 2015, file photo, United Airlines and United Express planes prepare to takeoff at George Bush Intercontinental Airport in Houston.

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  15. Twins in Texas born two weeks apartRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2017 | KAUZ

    HOUSTON Fraternal twins in Texas are beating the odds and convention: they were born more than four months early and two weeks apart. Arthur Woolridge III was born at just 26 weeks and weighed 2 pounds, 2 ounces.

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  16. Ex-Dodgers slugger Pedro Guerrero hospitalized after strokeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2017 | KAUZ

    Former World Series MVP Pedro Guerrero had a stroke and is recovering in a hospital in New York, according to his wife. Roxanna Jimenez said her 60-year-old husband was taken to a hospital Monday.

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  17. Ex-Dodger slugger Pedro Guerrero hospitalized after strokeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2017 | KAUZ

    Former World Series MVP Pedro Guerrero had a massive stroke and is recovering in a hospital in New York, his wife said. Roxanna Jimenez said her 60-year-old husband was taken to a hospital Monday.

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  18. No murder indictment for man involved in videotaped beatingRead the original story

    Mar 10, 2017 | KAUZ

    A Harris County grand jury has declined a capital murder indictment against a Houston man whose 2010 videotaped beating by police was cited by activists as an example of police brutality against minorities. Chad Holley was accused of fatally shooting 42-year-old David Trejo-Gonzalez in a robbery outside the man's apartment last September.

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  19. New owners of Houston home find human remains in attic wallRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2017 | KAUZ

    The new owners of a Houston bungalow have discovered human remains in an attic wall that may belon... . This house on Allston Street in the Heights, where human remains were discovered in a wall on Saturday, is shown surrounded by development on Sunday, March 5, 2017, in Houston.

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  20. Four people life-flighted after wreck on Hwy 59 in DibollRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2017 | KAUZ

    According to the Diboll Police Department, at 12:19 p.m. they responded to numerous calls of a major accident on Highway 59 near Demco. Four occupants inside a 2009 Chevy were life-flighted to nearby hospitals.

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