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Will Harris leaving Astros for Washington on 3-year deal


January 4, 2020

Former Houston Astros reliever Will Harris is heading to the team that beat him in last season’s World Series. Harris confirmed Thursday that he has agreed to join the Washington Nationals, with the team announcing Friday that it is a three-year deal. USA Today reported the deal is worth $24 million. Harris should jump into an eighth-inning role and could …

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Parking and ride hacks for Texans playoff game


January 4, 2020

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) — If you are headed to the Texans game Saturday, we’re helping you get there without the hassle and huge price tag for parking. Remember, there is no cash parking available at NRG Stadium, so you’ll have to put your car elsewhere. ABC13’s Katherine Whaley suggests parking offsite and riding METRORail in. There are several cheap options …

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Bills fan from Houston out $200 after this playoff ticket scam


January 4, 2020

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) — Fans looking to score Texans playoff tickets should be careful before clicking the purchase button Julie Bach lives in Houston, but she and her girls are huge Buffalo Bills fans. When the Bills clinched to play a playoff game in Houston, Bach decided to buy two tickets, which never arrived. “I was furious,” Bach recalled. “I …

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HPD officers shoot armed suspect in NE Houston


January 4, 2020

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) — An armed man wanted on multiple warrants was rushed to the hospital after several officers opened fire at him Friday evening in northeast Houston. According to a tweet from Houston police, it happened at 11000 Spottswood Drive near Little York Road. Police say officers were responding to an assault call at around 6:40 p.m. When officers …

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Vigil held for man killed day after proposing to girlfriend


January 4, 2020

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) — In the yard where Alec Morrow’s family found him dying from a gunshot wound early Sunday morning, those who knew and loved him gathered in his memory. Marrow was a security guard who wanted to be a police officer one day. Saturday evening, his family said he proposed to his girlfriend and then his mother drove …

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Man shot at by suspected mailman shooter: ‘I prayed so hard’


January 4, 2020

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) — A wife is grateful her husband is alive after she says he was shot at while working at a gas station. Fortunately, he was not hit, but authorities say the same shooter shot a U.S. Postal Service mail carrier that same day. READ MORE: $50,000 reward offered in shooting of mail carrier Joyce Pasia’s husband, Rudy, …

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Driver left motorist to die after N. Harris Co. crash: Deputies


January 4, 2020

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) — Harris County deputies are investigating a hit-and-run crash that left a driver dead on Lauder Road in north Harris County. Officials said a black Chevy Tahoe was hit by a grey Chevy SUV.   Captain J. Shannon@HCSO_NightShift District 2 deputies responded to Lauder Rd/Crieffe Rd. A Black Tahoe was struck by a grey Chevy SUV or …

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Original Texans player says current team primed for deep playoff run


January 4, 2020

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) — An original Texans player believes this team might be the one to finally make a deep playoff run. Gary Walker knows a thing about big moments in front of a Houston crowd. In the Texans’ first home game, he recorded a safety against the Cowboys and flexed for the cameras. He believes more big moments are …

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Man accused of killing fiancee days after proposing: Family says


January 4, 2020

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) — Harris County deputies are searching for surveillance video after a woman was shot and killed in her apartment complex around midnight on Saturday. According to police, the woman was shot by her fiancé on Holly View Drive in northwest Harris County. Witnesses say they saw a man allegedly shoot her in the parking lot after an …

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Sunny weekend, storms return to Houston next week


January 4, 2020

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) — Are you ready to kick off the first weekend of 2020 with some gorgeous weather? Temps are on the cool side Saturday morning with readings down into the lower 40s, then sunshine will warm temps back into the upper 60s. It’s perfect tailgating weather for those heading to NRG Stadium to cheer on the Texans. Travis …

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