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What you need to know before the Roughnecks game this weekend


February 16, 2020

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) — Roughnecks fans, get prepared for a fun-filled weekend as Houston’s XFL team takes on the St. Louis BattleHawks this Sunday. Here’s what you need to know: Kick-off is at 5:04 p.m. at the TDECU Stadium at UH. There will be many activities for the whole family: Kids Zone: Games and face painting for kids ages 3-12 …

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Buffalo Wild Wings gets roasted after Tweet aimed at the Astros


February 16, 2020

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) — Houston Astros fans aren’t too pleased with Buffalo Wild Wings. The restaurant retweeted a story about a European soccer club’s punishment for cheating.   Buffalo Wild Wings ✔@BWWings THAT’S how you punish a team that cheats. https://twitter.com/robharris/status/1228385273232416769 … Rob Harris ✔@RobHarris BREAKING: Manchester City banned from Champions League for two seasons by UEFA and fined 30 million …

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Carlos Correa defends Jose Altuve’s MVP title, responds to Bellinger


February 16, 2020

WEST PALM BEACH, Florida — After days of hearing his team and teammates be criticized across the majors, Houston Astros shortstop Carlos Correa spoke out Saturday, telling The Athletic that players on other teams — particularly the Los Angeles Dodgers’ Cody Bellinger — are not informed enough when they address the sign-stealing scandal or 2017 American League MVP Jose Altuve. …

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Former teacher arrested after parents said he touched 9-year-old


February 16, 2020

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) — A former HISD teacher has been charged with indecency with a child after being accused of sexually assaulting students during class. Raymon Williams, 46, was charged this week for allegations that surfaced in Jan. 2019. “It took too long, but I’m glad we got to this point,” said the victim’s mother. Williams was a 4th grade …

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Rose globes laced with liquid meth seized by constables


February 16, 2020

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) — Harris County Constable Ted Heap posted a warning for residents in the Houston area.   Heap asked the community to be on the lookout for rose blooms encased in globes filled with what appears to be water, but is liquid methamphetamine. Deputies uncovered the boxes of globes as a part of a narcotics investigation. They discovered …

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1 dead after shooting in apparent argument at Greenway-area pawn shop


February 16, 2020

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) — A man was shot and killed by a pawn shop employee Saturday afternoon in the Greenway Plaza area. The shooting followed what was described as an “altercation” between people who entered the store on Richmond Avenue near Cummins and several employees at the business. The staff inside said it was a robbery, and believe it was …

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Senior Showcase hosted by the Texans spotlights high school athletes


February 16, 2020

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) — Over 300 athletes from all over the country came to Houston to spend time at the Texans Senior Showcase. Their goal is to give athletes a chance to further their education and still play football. “We have 327 kids and 63 colleges,” said executive director, Phil Camp. “It’s like a Walmart. If you need a quarterback, …

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Areas of dense morning fog with some sun by Sunday afternoon


February 16, 2020

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) — Areas of dense fog Sunday morning. A Dense Fog Advisory is in effect until 9am. Temperatures will stay in a very pleasant range, warming from the 50s in the morning to the 70s in the afternoon. We should see partly sunny skies by the afternoon. A significant warm up is expected Monday with highs expected to …

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Former HISD teacher accused of inappropriately touching student appears in court


February 16, 2020

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) — The former HISD teacher who’s accused of touching several children during class made his first court appearance Saturday night. Raymon Williams, 46, was charged with indecency with a child this week for allegations that surfaced in Jan. 2019. SEE MORE: Former teacher arrested after parents said he touched 9-year-old Williams was a 4th grade teacher at …

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J.J. Watt and Kealia Ohai get married in surprise Bahamas wedding


February 16, 2020

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) — SURPRISE! Famous Houston couple Kealia Ohai and J.J. Watt have officially tied the knot. Best day of my life. Without question. ❤️💙 pic.twitter.com/hEfQ1N4Bl9 — JJ Watt (@JJWatt) February 16, 2020 The pair said their vows in a beautiful surprise wedding in the Bahamas Saturday. Former teammate of Kealia, Amber Brooks, posted a series of pictures and videos to …

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