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Nearly 100 illegal immigrants inside home, ICE says
Wednesday, September 19, 2012

Nearly 100 illegal immigrants inside home, ICE says

HOUSTON (FOX 26) - Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents busted a "stash house" in southwest Harris County with nearly 85 suspected illegal immigrants inside.  Around 5 p.m. Wednesday, men, women and...

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FTC says local company is lying
Wednesday, September 19, 2012

FTC says local company is lying

SPRING, Texas (FOX 26) - Cedarcide Industries manufactures and sells a line of organic pesticides all over the country.One product, "Best Yet", is a cedar oil-based liquid, purported to treat and prevent bed bug and...

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2 UH students robbed at gunpoint the same week
Wednesday, September 19, 2012

2 UH students robbed at gunpoint the same week

HOUSTON (FOX 26) - Two University of Houston students have been robbed at gunpoint this week.Around 3:30 p.m. Wednesday, a student was trying to get some items from a parked vehicle when a dark four-door sedan drove...

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Men steal FBI agent's gun, ID
Wednesday, September 19, 2012

Men steal FBI agent's gun, ID

HOUSTON (FOX 26) - The FBI says two men stole a gun and other belongings from an agent's vehicle at a southwest Houston gas station.The break-in happened around 10:30 a.m. Wednesday in the 10000 block of Beechnut...

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Teen turned over to Homeland Security after hostage situation
Wednesday, September 19, 2012

Teen turned over to Homeland Security after hostage situation

HOUSTON (FOX 26) - Homeland Security agents rescued a 16-year-old girl after a hostage situation in west Houston, Immigrations and Customs Enforcement says.Tuesday, police investigated a possible human trafficking...

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Air rifle fired near middle school in Humble
Wednesday, September 19, 2012

Air rifle fired near middle school in Humble

HUMBLE, Texas - Parents of students at an Humble-area middle school are concerned after learning someone fired two shots from an air rifle near the campus. The principal sent a letter to parents of Creekwood Middle...

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Boldy go where few corpses have gone before
Monday, September 17, 2012

Boldy go where few corpses have gone before

HOUSTON (FOX 26) - If you want "to boldly go" where very few humans have gone before, you may be interested in a new museum exhibit. There's just one catch, though: in order to travel, you must be dead.The...

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Viewers help solve mystery surrounding US flag
Monday, September 17, 2012

Viewers help solve mystery surrounding US flag

HOUSTON (FOX 26) - With the help of our viewers, we may have solved the mystery as to how an American flag ended up off the Southwest Freeway.After a number of calls from folks in California and Iowa, we learned the...

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HISD bonds would upgrade aging sports venues
Monday, September 17, 2012

HISD bonds would upgrade aging sports venues

HOUSTON (FOX 26) - When it comes to being easy on the eyes, HISD's Del Mar Field House doesn't even come close, and it hasn't for a long time. Built in the 1950s when Dwight Eisenhower was president, the...

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Atascocita firefighter dies after training in Beaumont
Monday, September 17, 2012

Atascocita firefighter dies after training in Beaumont

HOUSTON (FOX 26) - An Atascocita firefighter died Monday afternoon after succumbing to injuries from a training exercise in Beaumont, Texas.Sunday, Cpt. Neal Smith, 46, was participating in the East Texas Area Fall...

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SWAT teams help DEA in narcotics investigation
Monday, September 17, 2012

SWAT teams help DEA in narcotics investigation

SWAT teams helped the Drug Enforcement Agency on a narcotics investigation in southeast Houston.Earlier Monday, Harris County Sheriff's deputies followed and stopped a car from a home in the 12000 block of Palm...

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CPS investigating when 7-year-old wanders from home
Monday, September 17, 2012

CPS investigating when 7-year-old wanders from home

HOUSTON (FOX 26) - Child Protective Services is investigating after a seven-year-old child wandered away from his southwest Houston apartment complex home.Around noon Monday, a passerby called police about a child...

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Katy ISD issues 'Stranger Danger' bulletins near several schools
Monday, September 17, 2012

Katy ISD issues 'Stranger Danger' bulletins near several schools

HOUSTON (FOX 26) - "Stranger Danger" bulletins are out for three areas near several Katy Independent School District schools.Monday, Katy ISD Police issued bulletins for:-- N. Mason Rd. at Lakes of Bridgewater near...

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WWE Diva Eve Torres announces her engagement on Twitter
Saturday, September 15, 2012

WWE Diva Eve Torres announces her engagement on Twitter

HOUSTON (FOX 26) - Former WWE Divas champion Eve Torres has had a busy summer in and out of the wrestling ring, but she will enter the autumn of 2012 with a different ring -- an engagement ring."I've never been...

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Latino influence growing on American politics
Friday, September 14, 2012

Latino influence growing on American politics

HOUSTON (FOX 26) - Vice president Joe Biden says Latinos are the most powerful force in American politics.That was part of his speech at a gala for the congressional Hispanic caucus Thursday.Friday, we spoke to an...

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Celebrating Kennedy, 50 years later
Friday, September 14, 2012

Celebrating Kennedy, 50 years later

HOUSTON (FOX 26) - A celebration of an event 50 years ago that forever changed the Houston area.At the Johnson Space Center, people gathered for a 50th anniversary salute to President John F. Kennedy's speech at...

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Hope, love, good food
Friday, September 14, 2012

Hope, love, good food

HOUSTON (FOX 26) - When you are one of Houston's top chefs and are known around the nation, sometimes you have to stop and reexamine what you are doing, and what you are cooking.That's what happened recently...

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City stimulus funds get new homes for families
Friday, September 14, 2012

City stimulus funds get new homes for families

HOUSTON (FOX 26) - Eight Houston families are enjoying brand-new homes, courtesy of the Houston Habitat for Humanity.Organizers used $1.4 million of the city's stimulus funds from the Neighborhood Stabilization...

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Harris County voters back on their feet
Friday, September 14, 2012

Harris County voters back on their feet

HOUSTON (FOX 26) - Two years after a devastating fire, Harris County has a brand new election technology center.The new building on Todd Street in northwest Houston will house the county's voting equipment, tax...

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Drivers sing the Bellaire Boulevard Blues
Thursday, September 13, 2012

Drivers sing the Bellaire Boulevard Blues

HOUSTON (FOX 26) - The barricades have gone up on Bellaire Boulevard as construction has begun on a long segment of the southwest Houston thoroughfare.The orange barrels are out and the brake lights are blazing,...

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