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Wild shuttle ride to Queen Mary leaves passengers climbing out of windows


November 2, 2018

LONG BEACH, California — Passengers on a shuttle destined to arrive at the Queen Mary Thursday night were taken on a wild and terrifying ride. Dozens boarded a shuttle bus to travel from the Aquarium of the Pacific to the Queen Mary, a one mile trip, for the Queen Mary’s Dark Harbor event. The trip took a dramatic turn when …

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Kindergartner left alone on FWISD bus for 5 hours; How could this happen?


November 2, 2018

FORT WORTH, Texas — Fort Worth ISD is apologizing after a five-year-old special needs student was left alone on a school bus for hours. “There’s no explanation, there’s no excuse,” said district spokesperson Clint Bond. “We are as a district remorseful, we are sorry. We apologize.” The district says the incident happened on October 15 when the boy was picked …

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Police body camera shows Dallas police officer shooting 21-year-old woman


November 2, 2018

DALLAS — Genevive Dawes was 21 years old when she died at the hands of a Dallas police officer. “She was a good person. She was not a violent person at all,” said Mary Dawes. About 18 months later, we can finally see what happened. Body camera video obtained by WFAA shows police officers responding to a stolen car. Genevive …

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Man killed outside Denny’s: Jury deliberating murder re-trial of Terry Thompson


November 2, 2018

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) — Another jury has been tasked with deciding the guilt or innocence of Terry Thompson, the man charged in the deadly fight that killed John Hernandez outside a Denny’s in northeast Harris County in 2017. Both sides presented closing arguments Friday morning before the jury was charged to begin deliberations. Thompson’s first trial for the choking death …

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37-year-old ‘psychic healer’ accused of threatening clients and their family in exchange for cash and shopping sprees


November 2, 2018

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) — A self-proclaimed psychic healer is accused of threatening to kill a client and his family if he told police she forced him to take her on a shopping spree and to withdraw thousands of dollars so that she could bless it. Deborah Montes, 37, advertised her services as a psychic healer called “Senora Diana” on the …

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Police search for shooter after man killed in SW Houston


November 2, 2018

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) — Police are trying to find a suspect on the loose after a man was killed in a late morning shooting. The violence broke out just after 11 a.m. in the 3700 block of Woodvalley Drive. One man was wounded and taken to Ben Taub Hospital where he later died.

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Katy mother charged after toddler and 4-year-old child with autism found home alone


November 2, 2018

KATY, Texas (KTRK) — A Katy mother is facing charges of abandoning a child after police found her children home alone. Melissa Gomez, 30, is accused of leaving her 1-year-old daughter and 4-year-old son, who has autism, alone at their apartment. Court documents state that a neighbor found the 4-year-old, who is nonverbal, bleeding from his face and locked out …

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Police search for suspect after man shot in southwest Houston


November 2, 2018

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) — Police are trying to find a suspect on the loose after a man was wounded in a late morning shooting. The violence broke out just after 11 a.m. in the 3700 block of Woodvalley Drive. One man was wounded and taken to Ben Taub Hospital in unknown condition. Police say the suspect took off in a …

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Prominent attorney Tony Buzbee to run for mayor of Houston in 2019 Ad Duration00:00 PLAYPLAY Current time00:00 Seek 00:00 Duration00:19 TOGGLE MUTE Volume SETTINGSTOGGLE FULLSCREEN


November 2, 2018

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) — Houston voters will decide whether to keep Mayor Sylvester Turner in office next year, and he’ll have a new challenger. Prominent attorney Tony Buzbee said he’ll run for mayor in 2019. Buzbee has defended big names over the years, including Gov. Rick Perry in an abuse of power case. Buzbee told ABC13 that he’s in it …

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