Houston Texans owner Bob McNair dies at 81
Houston Texans owner Bob McNair dies at 81

Robert C. McNair passed away peacefully in Houston today with his loving wife, Janice, and his family by his side

Silicone breast implants increase chances of skin cancer by 400%, stillbirth by 450%, and arthritis by 600%
Silicone breast implants increase chances of skin cancer by 400%, stillbirth by 450%, and arthritis by 600%

The study looked at nearly 100,000 patients enrolled in large postapproval studies between 2007 and 2010 before publishing it in the journal Annals of Surgery

6-year-old girl strangles baby brother to death with seatbelt while dad shopped for clothes; father charged
6-year-old girl strangles baby brother to death with seatbelt while dad shopped for clothes; father charged

The 6-year-old daughter told the authorities that she put the seat belt around her brother when he started crying to make him stop

Six-year-old girl who was shot in the leg during robbery at McDonald's takes first steps after surgery
Six-year-old girl who was shot in the leg during robbery at McDonald's takes first steps after surgery

Claire Tidwell was hit in the leg after an overzealous security guard fired multiple shots at a robber, but is now recovering well after her surgery.

NRA tweet advising doctors to 'stay in their lane' sparks nationwide backlash from medical community
NRA tweet advising doctors to 'stay in their lane' sparks nationwide backlash from medical community

Doctors and nurses shot a barrage of tweets aimed at the gun lobbying group, saying the issue of gun violence is one they're quite familiar with as first responders

Teen recorded himself sexually abusing, murdering 15-year-old girlfriend before sharing video with friends
Teen recorded himself sexually abusing, murdering 15-year-old girlfriend before sharing video with friends

18-year-old Jesus Campos Jr. was found guilty of killing Karen Perez whose body was found stuffed under the sink at an abandoned apartment in May 2016

Mother and boyfriend beat 2-year-old daughter to death with belt and dump body in bayou
Mother and boyfriend beat 2-year-old daughter to death with belt and dump body in bayou

Hazana Anderson was allegedly hit with a belt several times on October 19 by her 21-year-old mother Tiaundra Criston, and her mother's 32-year-old boyfriend Kenny Hewett

Young couple, both 23, killed just hours after their wedding as family helicopter crashes into hill
Young couple, both 23, killed just hours after their wedding as family helicopter crashes into hill

As the helicopter lifted off from Will's family ranch, the guests present at the venue cheered for the couple. However, tragedy struck when the chopper crashed into a hill.

Mother abandons two young sons at cell phone shop claiming her husband kicked them out of home
Mother abandons two young sons at cell phone shop claiming her husband kicked them out of home

'You want the children?', the mother had asked the store manager before she left her children at the shop and disappeared.

Toddler dies in mother's arms waiting for an ambulance after being mauled by family dog
Toddler dies in mother's arms waiting for an ambulance after being mauled by family dog

Denali Gonzalez was seen playing with the dog after she and her family got back home from a shopping trip before he was killed by the family dog

Man who groped woman on flight thinks it's okay to 'grab women's private parts' because Trump says so
Man who groped woman on flight thinks it's okay to 'grab women's private parts' because Trump says so

Bruce Michael Alexander was arrested after Southwest Airlines Flight 5421 from Albuquerque landed in Houston

Father befriends son's bully, takes him out shopping after finding out he was homeless and struggling
Father befriends son's bully, takes him out shopping after finding out he was homeless and struggling

The father, Aubrey Delinzer, says his own experience with bullying as a child gave him a unique perspective of the situation

Woman ditches friend's two-year-old son at stranger's doorstep, claims she got the wrong house
Woman ditches friend's two-year-old son at stranger's doorstep, claims she got the wrong house

The footage shows the woman carrying the child by the arm, setting him down in front of a house and frantically ringing the doorbell and knocking on the door before fleeing

Horrified Texas mother looks on as two-year-old daughter is mauled to death by family dog
Horrified Texas mother looks on as two-year-old daughter is mauled to death by family dog

The dog is believed to be a mix of the leopard cur breed, a hunting hound dog, and has been euthanized

Houston teacher caught on camera hurling racist slurs against Hispanic couple, gets fired
Houston teacher caught on camera hurling racist slurs against Hispanic couple, gets fired

27-year-old Tiffany Scott was arrested and also fired from her job after she hurled racist rant against a Hispanic couple on October 9.

Texas teacher who flashed a broad smile in her mugshot pleads guilty to having sex with 17-year-old student
Texas teacher who flashed a broad smile in her mugshot pleads guilty to having sex with 17-year-old student

Sarah Madden Fowlkes, 28, has pleaded guilty to charges of improper relationship between an educator and a student. She is seeking a plea deal.

Houston police launch investigation after officer caught on camera taking pictures of woman's behind at Drake concert
Houston police launch investigation after officer caught on camera taking pictures of woman's behind at Drake concert

The Houston Police Department confirmed that they had started the internal investigation against the officer, who was not identified

'Perfectionist' schoolteacher allegedly ended her life after occupational therapist diagnosed her as "emotionally immature"
'Perfectionist' schoolteacher allegedly ended her life after occupational therapist diagnosed her as "emotionally immature"

Chelsey Peart, 27, was told she was 'emotionally immature' by an occupational therapist, a diagnosis that 'changed her completely'

3D gun maker Cody Wilson jailed for sexually assaulting a child
3D gun maker Cody Wilson jailed for sexually assaulting a child

Wilson, the founder of Defense Distributed, became a significant figure in the debate over guns in the country after his company released blueprints for plastic guns online.

Atlanta-based actress Chelsea Standberry and her three children killed in horrific eight-vehicle crash
Atlanta-based actress Chelsea Standberry and her three children killed in horrific eight-vehicle crash

Chelsea Standberry and her three children were killed in a tragic and horrifing eight vehicle pile up after a collision with an 18-wheeler

Ivanka Trump complimented by Russian cosmonaut onboard ISS: "When I see you...my mood improves and rises"
Ivanka Trump complimented by Russian cosmonaut onboard ISS: "When I see you...my mood improves and rises"

Ivanka got the opportunity to speak with the ISS crew during her visit to the NASA Johnson Space Center in Houston on Thursday

Ex-Southwest employee says racist coworkers created a 'whites only' break room, sues airline
Ex-Southwest employee says racist coworkers created a 'whites only' break room, sues airline

Jamel Parker, a former employee at Southwest Airline, filed a lawsuit in a federal court alleging that he was fired from his position because of his race

73-yr-old grandma kills 12-ft, 580-pound alligator with single shot after it eats her miniature horse
73-yr-old grandma kills 12-ft, 580-pound alligator with single shot after it eats her miniature horse

Judy Cochran had reportedly been searching for the gator for many years now and finally got the opportunity to shoot and kill it after catching it on a hook

Texas education board votes to remove Hillary Clinton and Helen Keller from curriculum
Texas education board votes to remove Hillary Clinton and Helen Keller from curriculum

Removing Hillary Clinton from the course material would save teachers 30 minutes and removing Helen Keller would save about 40 minutes, according to Texas Board of Education

Bride twerks into wedding reception wearing hot pants and Mardi Gras mask leaving guests stunned
Bride twerks into wedding reception wearing hot pants and Mardi Gras mask leaving guests stunned

Stephanie Payne managed to surprise her groom as well as all her wedding guests when she presented them with a twerking performance they would never forget

MS-13 'completely dismantled' after major crackdown on gang's operational base in California
MS-13 'completely dismantled' after major crackdown on gang's operational base in California

More than two dozen MS-13 gang members were arrested and charged following a months-long murder and drug trafficking investigation centered on a rural farm city in California

Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen donated $100,000 to help GOP keep the US House
Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen donated $100,000 to help GOP keep the US House

Reports state that Allen donated the huge amount to a joint fundraising committee, called Protect the House, which shared the funds with multiple GOP candidates

Mystery woman seen frantically ringing door bell found safe after boyfriend shoots himself dead
Mystery woman seen frantically ringing door bell found safe after boyfriend shoots himself dead

The boyfriend left a suicide note that helped cops 'identify the female and some of the circumstances behind why these events occurred'

Lookout for mystery woman wearing only T-shirt and handcuffs who rang doorbell of home and disappeared
Lookout for mystery woman wearing only T-shirt and handcuffs who rang doorbell of home and disappeared

Authorities are currently looking into surveillance footage that they have collected from the neighborhood.

Parents arrested for leaving 11-year-old daughter home alone for 'almost a week' while they attended concert 1,300 miles away
Parents arrested for leaving 11-year-old daughter home alone for 'almost a week' while they attended concert 1,300 miles away

The pair left their daughter in Houston to travel to Detroit to see English rock band Godflesh play live

Sexist man shot at women drivers because he believed only men should be allowed to drive
Sexist man shot at women drivers because he believed only men should be allowed to drive

29-year-old Nicholas D’Agostino appeared before a judge on Thursday for shooting two women in their cars in two separate instances

NASA chief Jim Bridenstine proposes "Gateways" on stable orbits to facilitate space exploration
NASA chief Jim Bridenstine proposes "Gateways" on stable orbits to facilitate space exploration

NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine has a vision for renewed and “sustainable” human exploration of the moon and beyond.

Young baritone alleges he was drugged, violently raped and left bleeding by two famous gay opera stars
Young baritone alleges he was drugged, violently raped and left bleeding by two famous gay opera stars

Schultz did contact a health center to make an appointment after the encounter but was too afraid to go and see a doctor. So there is no physical evidence of the alleged rape now.

"I didn't want it to end like this": Woman posts chilling apology video before killing her manager and injuring a co-worker
"I didn't want it to end like this": Woman posts chilling apology video before killing her manager and injuring a co-worker

Peralez posted a video to Facebook Live right before the shooting where she appeared to apologize for what she was about to do.

Graphic footage shows brave woman battling thieves trying to steal $75,000 from her purse, even as they RUN HER OVER
Graphic footage shows brave woman battling thieves trying to steal $75,000 from her purse, even as they RUN HER OVER

The robbers had followed the woman from a nearby bank, where she had taken out $75,000 and put it in her purse on Friday, according to police

Parents slam Frontier airlines after their unaccompanied children were put up in a hotel room with strangers
Parents slam Frontier airlines after their unaccompanied children were put up in a hotel room with strangers

The parents have hired a lawyer as both their kids were sent to another city and put up in a hotel by Frontier Airlines without their knowledge

Joseph James Pappas, suspect in the killing of George W Bush's cardiologist, commits suicide as police closed in
Joseph James Pappas, suspect in the killing of George W Bush's cardiologist, commits suicide as police closed in

Dr Mark Hausknecht was brutally gunned down on July 20 this year, while he was riding his bike to work at the Houston Methodist Hospital.

Woman bites off and swallows host's nose after being refused more alcohol, cigarettes at house party
Woman bites off and swallows host's nose after being refused more alcohol, cigarettes at house party

Jessica Collins was arrested on Friday after she attacked a woman who refused to give her more alcohol and cigarettes

Cardiologist who treated former President George H.W. Bush fatally shot by bicycle rider in a medical center complex
Cardiologist who treated former President George H.W. Bush fatally shot by bicycle rider in a medical center complex

The cardiologist was riding his bicycle to work at the Texas Medical Center in Houston when he was shot by a fellow bicyclist.

Suspected serial killer on a crime spree after cutting off ankle tag caught while casing out homes
Suspected serial killer on a crime spree after cutting off ankle tag caught while casing out homes

The arrest came after Houston police identified Jose Gilberto Rodriguez as a potential serial killer and warned the public to be on the lookout for a gray Nissan Sentra

'I love them like they love me': Death row inmate's last words for the victim's family before execution
'I love them like they love me': Death row inmate's last words for the victim's family before execution

The attempted robbery took place on November 21, 2004, and the entire incident had been captured on the CCTV cameras

Angry family of dementia sufferer say he was "treated like a dog" at care home
Angry family of dementia sufferer say he was "treated like a dog" at care home

Gordon Wallace's family claim he was left in ill-fitting clothes and with straggly hair while in the Drummohr Nursing Home in East Lothian

Man with world's longest nails finally cuts them after 66 years in a nail clipping ceremony
Man with world's longest nails finally cuts them after 66 years in a nail clipping ceremony

Ripley's Believe It or Not recently held a 'nail clipping ceremony' where the massive nails were removed from his hand and are displayed at the museum

Mum puts up 2-yr-old on sale for sex, gets jailed for 40 years
Mum puts up 2-yr-old on sale for sex, gets jailed for 40 years

Peters' crime was found out by undercover officers in Montgomery County Precinct 1 Constable's Office, located at the north of Houston.

Flight attendants soothe anxious dog with an oxygen mask after it started to turn blue due to respiratory issues
Flight attendants soothe anxious dog with an oxygen mask after it started to turn blue due to respiratory issues

3-year-old French bulldog, Darcy, was treated for hypoxia, which is a deficiency of oxygen that can be fatal. The quick-thinking of a flight attendant saved the day.

Watch: Massive brawl breaks out at AAU basketball game between players and tournament officials
Watch: Massive brawl breaks out at AAU basketball game between players and tournament officials

An AAU game ended in violence Sunday after members of Chicago's R.A.W. Athletics fought with referees at The Association tournament finals in Emerson, Georgia

Teen arrested on suspicion of murdering six-year-old Alesha MacPhail; cops inspect car used to carry body
Teen arrested on suspicion of murdering six-year-old Alesha MacPhail; cops inspect car used to carry body

Six-year-old Alesha MacPhail's postmortem lasted for eight hours and confirmed that she had been murdered. The authorities have not yet revealed the cause of death

6-year-old Alesha MacPhail's death being investigated as murder after her body was found in woodlands
6-year-old Alesha MacPhail's death being investigated as murder after her body was found in woodlands

The mysterious death of 6-year-old elementary schoolgirl Alesha MacPhail has shocked the tiny community of just 7,500 on the Isle of Bute in Scotland

Father whose daughter was murdered three decades ago believes he has finally found her killer
Father whose daughter was murdered three decades ago believes he has finally found her killer

Miller's 16-year-old daughter Laura was kidnapped and murdered at the Killing Field in League City, Texas, in 1984

#MeToo strikes Southern Baptist Convention, delegates to approve resolution admitting male church members 'abused women'
#MeToo strikes Southern Baptist Convention, delegates to approve resolution admitting male church members 'abused women'

Reports state that a coalition of women, several of whom are reportedly Southern Baptists, intend to rally outside the hall where the annual meeting is scheduled to take place.

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