Houston area hit hard by steady, overnight downpours

It was a thunderous night and a very wet morning for people in the Houston area as heavy storms swept across Southeast Texas.

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House catches fire after lightning strike

House catches fire after lightning strike

Houston firefighters responded to a Kingwood home Friday, after a bolt of lightning sparked a fire at the house.

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Woman arrested in 2012 death of husband

Once believed to be a grieving widow after 32 years of marriage, prosecutors said 54-year-old Sandra Melgar is the person responsible for her husband's death.

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Woman accused of lying about cancer

Michelle Wasicek said she spent nearly six months of her life caring for and raising money for Misty Mink, a woman she'd met through a mutual friend who claimed to have cancer in her knees.

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Texas jailer fired for improper use of force

Video that got a Texas jailer fired and left an inmate severely injured was released Thursday.

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On this day: August 1

Oxygen is discovered, Adolf Hitler presides over the opening of the Olympics, a new superhero is introduced, tragedy strikes the University of Texas, and a new all-music TV network debuts, all on this day.

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Spooked would-be burglar caught on camera

July 31, 2014: A would-be burglar kicks down a door to a Texas City home, but something seemed to scare him off. Jennifer Bauer reports.

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90-year-old grandma with shotgun surrenders after hours-long SWAT standoff

A 90-year-old grandmother who was armed with a shotgun and holding SWAT officers at bay in Channelview was taken into custody without harm.

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Celebrities with August birthdays

Wondering which of your favorite celebrities shares your August birthday? Wonder no more. Click on to discover what stars have birthdays this month.

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Lake Conroe resort sued over death of 8-year-old

A Montgomery County resort is facing a lawsuit, accused of poor maintenance of electrical wiring that allegedly caused the death of an 8-year-old boy.

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Chefs cook steak over molten lava

Meet some chefs who cooked steak like never before -- on a bed of molten lava.

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Ebola patients coming to US triggers fears

When a plane took off from Georgia to meet two American missionaries fighting to survive Ebola hemorrhagic fever in West Africa, social media in the United States lit up with fearful reactions.

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