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Infant liquid ibuprofen sold at Walmart, CVS and Family Dollar recalled


December 6, 2018

Several brands of infant liquid ibuprofen are being recalled as they might contain higher, and potentially more dangerous, concentrations of the drug. New Jersey-based Tris Pharma Inc. is recalling the “Ibuprofen Concentrated Oral Suspension, USP (NSAID) 50 mg per 1.25 mL” product sold and packaged in 0.5 oz. bottles at CVS Pharmacy, Family Dollar and Walmart, according to a news release. …

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Texas says goodbye to George H.W. Bush with country music, funeral train


December 6, 2018

HOUSTON — Former President George H.W. Bush was a charter member of the Greatest Generation whose contributions to America are “etched in the marble of time,” former Secretary of State James Baker told a somber crowd of more than 1,000 mourners Thursday. “He possessed the classic virtues of our civilization and of his faith,” said Baker, a longtime friend who …

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Speeding Porsche Veers Off Dallas Exit Ramp, 2 Dead: Police


December 6, 2018

Two men were killed Wednesday night in a crash that shut down Central Expressway overnight in downtown Dallas, police say. According to police, the men were heading eastbound on Woodall Rodgers Freeway in a black Porsche 911 when at 8:44 p.m., the driver lost control on the ramp to northbound Central Expressway. The car sideswiped a Nissan Juke, also traveling …

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Police Search for Suspected Shooter Who Fled Scene in Anna


December 6, 2018

Police are searching for a suspected shooter who they believe injured one person early Thursday morning, police said. At about 6 a.m., police told Anna residents to remain in their homes, but they are now safe to leave their homes. The victim called 911 after being shot in the abdomen and was in surgery as of 5 a.m., police said. …

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Hania Aguilar’s father denied temporary visa to enter US for funeral


December 6, 2018

LUMBERTON, North Carolina — The father of Hania Aguilar has been denied a temporary visa, which would have let him enter the United States to attend his daughter’s funeral, despite hundreds of thousands of online requests. Last week, an online petition surfaced which requested that officials allow him to come to America from Guatemala to say his final goodbyes to his …

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H-E-B releases limited-edition Selena bags today


December 6, 2018

If you missed out on the first round of limited-edition H-E-B Selena bags, here’s your chance to try again! H-E-B released new limited-edition Selena bags online and in stores today. ABC13 consumer expert Chelsey Hernandez was at the H-E-B location on Blackhawk near the Beltway, where fans lined up. The first person in line says she arrived at 3:30 a.m. …

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Houston Weather: Flash Flood Watch Friday and Saturday


December 6, 2018

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) — Clouds will increase on Thursday with a few light rain showers ahead of a major weather system blowing into Texas Friday. Meteorologist Travis Herzog says strong storms with heavy rain are likely Friday into Saturday. Most of us can expect 3-6″ of rain spread out over several hours. That’s enough to cause some street flooding and …

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President George HW Bush honored in private Houston funeral service


December 6, 2018

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) — America’s final farewell to George H.W. Bush shifted to Texas on Thursday, with his friend and former Secretary of State James Baker addressing him as “Jefe,” Spanish for “boss,” and celebrating him as a president with “the courage of a warrior but the greater courage of a peacemaker.” Baker fought back tears as he concluded his …

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Star athletes and prominent Houstonians fill church to celebrate President George HW Bush


December 6, 2018

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) — President George H.W. Bush once wondered who would come his funeral. But if the people who arrived for his final ceremony Thursday at St. Martin’s Episcopal Church are any indication, the late president had nothing to worry about. Jim “Mattress Mack” McIngvale, J.J. Watt, Chuck Norris, longtime ABC13 anchor Dave Ward, Arnold Schwarzenegger, former Houston Astros Jeff …

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