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Recent articles by Michelle:

Mexican fishermen detained after illegally catching 40 sharks off coast of Texas

Border Protection officers alerted the Coast Guard that the four men were catching sharks in U.S. federal waters near Corpus. → Read More

Man out on bond after 6 years in prison based on what's believed to be false testimony by former HPD officer

Frederick Jeffery was serving a 25-year prison sentence for possession of a controlled substance based almost exclusively on Gerald Goines' testimony. → Read More

'Football has been my entire life': Texans Romeo Crennel retiring after 50 years of coaching

"Romeo retires as one of the most respected figures in NFL history. His incredible resume and contributions to the game of football will be difficult to duplicate." → Read More

Massive meth bust: Feds find $18M worth of methamphetamine hidden in buckets

The buckets loaded with nearly 913 pounds of meth were seized by CBP officers at the World Trade Bridge in Laredo. → Read More

71 injured, orphaned baby birds rescued, dozens found dead after nesting area destroyed near Houston

Many of the baby birds rescued by the Houston SPCA's Wildlife Center of Texas had broken wings, mangled legs and internal injuries. → Read More

Plane landing at Bush Airport skids off runway

The plane took off from Victoria, Texas and was landing in Houston when it went off the runway, according to the a representative from United Airlines. → Read More

Suspect in murder of 16-year-old Diamond Alvarez arrested again for bond violation; this time, judge denies bond

Frank DeLeon, 17, was charged with murder in January after his ex-girlfriend was shot nearly two dozen times. But he was released on bond two days later. → Read More

Comedian Chris Rock adds three Texas shows to tour

Rock got the last laugh after Will Smith slapped him at the Oscars because ticket prices for his shows have skyrocketed as demand has soared. → Read More

Brazoria County grand jury declines to indict Deshaun Watson after hearing evidence in Pearland case

The Brazoria County DA said grand jurors heard from witnesses and reviewed the facts in the case before no-billing Watson and the case is closed. → Read More

Houston police arrest employee in deadly workplace shooting at Greenway Plaza office building

A supervisor was shot and killed inside the 20 Greenway building in the Greenway Plaza area. Police initially believed it was an active shooter scene. → Read More

Extra special beginning: Houston baby born at 2:22 a.m. on 2-22-22

Baby Presley Vaclavik came into this world at a special time on a special date. → Read More

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott: ‘Texas electric grid is more reliant and more resilient than it’s ever been'

"Peak power demand was about 69,000 megawatts early this morning. We do not expect the demand to exceed that amount for the rest of the storm,” Abbott said. → Read More

Inmate accused of sexually assaulting Harris County sheriff’s sergeant appears in court

Harris County Sheriff Ed Gonzalez addressed how the sexual assault took place at the jail. → Read More

Small plane strikes SUV before crash landing near Highway 59 in Shepherd, DPS says

The pilot and two passengers and the driver of the SUV were not hurt, the Department of Public Safety said. → Read More

Man stabbed repeatedly in Best Buy parking lot has died, HPD says

Police say several witnesses rushed to help the victim who was taken to an area hospital in critical condition. → Read More

Defense attorney wants lower bond for Houston mom charged in connection with son's death; prosecutor will ask to raise it

The new attorney for Gloria Williams plans to request a lower bond at a hearing later this week. After the hearing, the attorney said he thinks $900,000 is too high. → Read More

Baby successfully delivered after pregnant woman shot and killed in Baytown

The baby's mother, 23-year-old Dominique Million, died at the hospital after being shot while inside her Baytown apartment. → Read More

Lawsuit details: More allegations pouring in against Deshaun Watson

Attorney Tony Buzbee, who filed the lawsuits, says at least a dozen women have come forward with allegations of civil or sexual assault. → Read More

Texas City police arrest Terry Lynn Wright after another mask standoff

Police say Wright was arrested on outstanding warrants from Galveston after she refused to wear a mask in a Texas City Office Depot. → Read More

Adorable baby elephant born at the Houston Zoo

The Houston Zoo is celebrating the birth of a baby elephant that weighs a whopping 284 pounds. → Read More