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High water locations reported on Houston-area roads


November 1, 2018

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) — Keep an eye on high water locations on Houston area roads and other trouble spots for drivers. High Water locations IH-10 EAST Eastbound At MC CARTY ST/US-90 ALTERNATE Right Shoulder,Exit Ramp Verified at 4:23 AM today IH-10 Eastbound At PEACH RIDGE RD in Waller County 1 Frontage Road Lane Verified at 7:35 AM today IH-610 WEST …

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Thousands of bikers descend on Galveston Island for Lone Star Rally


November 1, 2018

GALVESTON, Texas (KTRK) — The Lone Star Rally is underway in Galveston with a roaring start. The big event on the island begins on Thursday and will bring more than 400,000 cyclists to the four-day motorcycle rally. It is the biggest event of its kind in North America, and several streets will be blocked off, including portions of Seawall Boulevard, …

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9-year-old killed while trying to board school bus in Mississippi


November 1, 2018

MARIETTA, Mississippi (KTRK) — An elementary school student died after a truck hit him while he was trying to board a school bus. Officials say 9-year-old Dalen Thomas was walking across a highway in northeast Mississippi when he was hit by the pickup at about 6:30 a.m. Wednesday. An ambulance took Thomas to a nearby medical center. He was then …

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Teen and her 5-year-old brother shot while trick-or-treating in Philadelphia


November 1, 2018

PHILADELPHIA, Pennsylvania — Philadelphia police are investigating after a teenage girl and her 5-year-old brother out trick-or-treating were wounded while being caught in the crossfire of two gunmen. Authorities say 14-year-old Mikaya and her younger brother Mael were enjoying the Halloween evening when the shootout began around 6:20 p.m. on the 5700 block of Hope Street in Olney. The teen …

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9-year-old killed while trying to board school bus in Mississippi


November 1, 2018

MARIETTA, Mississippi (KTRK) — An elementary school student died after a truck hit him while he was trying to board a school bus. Officials say 9-year-old Dalen Thomas was walking across a highway in northeast Mississippi when he was hit by the pickup at about 6:30 a.m. Wednesday. An ambulance took Thomas to a nearby medical center. He was then …

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Baby ‘died of diaper rash,’ according to prosecutor in father’s murder trial


November 1, 2018

MOUNT PLEASANT, Iowa — A prosecutor in the trial of an Iowa father whose infant son was found dead and maggot-infested in a baby swing last year has told a jury the child “died of diaper rash.” Assistant Iowa Attorney General Coleman McAllister told jurors Tuesday that 4-month-old Sterling Koehn had been in the same diaper for nine to 14 days …

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Pizza employee killed in wreck during Halloween storms


November 1, 2018

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) — Houston police are investigating a deadly crash that happened on wet roads. Police say a driver lost control and hit a tree on Braeswood near Fondren after 8 p.m. Wednesday night. It was raining very hard at the time, police say, and there may have been some street flooding. The victim, who has not been publicly …

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