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Published: Mon, 19 Feb 2018 04:47:26 PST

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Houston firefighter relieved of duty after being charged with felonies in DenverHouston firefighter relieved of duty after being charged with felonies in Denver

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 00:35:44 UTC

A Houston firefighter has been relieved of duty after being charged with felonies in Denver, HFD officials confirmed.A Houston firefighter has been relieved of duty after being charged with felonies in Denver, HFD officials confirmed.


Media Files:
http://dig.abclocal.go.com/ktrk/video/2018/02/19/021918-ewn-4pm-miya-firefighter-charged-in-denver-vid_500.mp4




Classmates petition for military burial for Florida school shooting hero JROTC cadetClassmates petition for military burial for Florida school shooting hero JROTC cadet

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 00:27:31 UTC

JROTC cadet Peter Wang will be remembered for his heroic actions by holding the door open to allow fellow classmates and school staff to flee during the Valentine's Day school shooting.JROTC cadet Peter Wang will be remembered for his heroic actions by holding the door open to allow fellow classmates and school staff to flee during the Valentine's Day school shooting.


Media Files:
http://dig.abclocal.go.com/ccg/video/2018/02/19/021918-cc-peter-wang-jrotc-fix-vid_500.mp4




JJ Watt asks Twitter which video game he should play next: PUBG or Fortnite?JJ Watt asks Twitter which video game he should play next: PUBG or Fortnite?

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 00:26:32 UTC

Fresh off his win of Walter Payton Man of the Year, JJ Watt is now chasing the title of last man standing.Fresh off his win of Walter Payton Man of the Year, JJ Watt is now chasing the title of last man standing.


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http://dig.abclocal.go.com/ktrk/video/2018/02/19/021918-flint-dunn-jjwatt-pubg-fortnite-vid_500.mp4




Robbers target victims walking in neighborhood near the Heights, police sayRobbers target victims walking in neighborhood near the Heights, police say

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 00:25:37 UTC

Police say three people, each out for a daytime walk near the Heights and Rice Military neighborhoods, were held up by robbers in an SUV.Police say three people, each out for a daytime walk near the Heights and Rice Military neighborhoods, were held up by robbers in an SUV.


Media Files:
http://dig.abclocal.go.com/ktrk/video/2018/02/19/021918-ewn-5pm-nna-robbery-trail-vid_500.mp4




'A little homework' needed as early vote begins Tuesday'A little homework' needed as early vote begins Tuesday

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 00:23:37 UTC

It might be tough to believe, but it's already that time of year. Early voting begins Tuesday and there is a lot on the ballots.It might be tough to believe, but it's already that time of year. Early voting begins Tuesday and there is a lot on the ballots.


Media Files:
http://dig.abclocal.go.com/ktrk/video/2018/02/19/021918-ewn-5pm-tab-early-vote-vid_500.mp4




Teen girl accused of planning armed robbery of friend in Montgomery CountyTeen girl accused of planning armed robbery of friend in Montgomery County

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 00:22:18 UTC

We're learning new details about a Spring teen accused of cooking up a frightening Friday night crime spree that covered two counties.We're learning new details about a Spring teen accused of cooking up a frightening Friday night crime spree that covered two counties.


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http://dig.abclocal.go.com/ktrk/video/2018/02/20/021918-ewn-6pm-montco-susan-mize-arrest-vid_500.mp4




Wet weather ahead this weekWet weather ahead this week

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 00:00:06 UTC

Periods of heavy rain likely on WednesdayPeriods of heavy rain likely on Wednesday


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http://dig.abclocal.go.com/ktrk/video/2018/02/19/021918-noon-wx-vid_500.mp4




Houston's Top 10 MargaritasHouston's Top 10 Margaritas

Mon, 19 Feb 2018 23:50:52 UTC

Before you celebrate Cinco de Mayo, check this list of our viewers favorite margaritas in town.Before you celebrate Cinco de Mayo, check this list of our viewers favorite margaritas in town.


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http://dig.abclocal.go.com/ktrk/video/2017/02/22/022217-me-hanson-margaritas-vid_500.mp4




911 calls and dash cam video reveal chaos when big rig careened off US 59911 calls and dash cam video reveal chaos when big rig careened off US 59

Mon, 19 Feb 2018 23:43:30 UTC

A month after an 18-wheel careened off of Southwest Freeway, 911 calls have been released highlighting the chaos of that scene.A month after an 18-wheel careened off of Southwest Freeway, 911 calls have been released highlighting the chaos of that scene.


Media Files:
http://dig.abclocal.go.com/ktrk/video/2018/01/11/011118-ewn-4pm-elissa-rivas-truck-flips-off-overpass-vid_500.mp4




Massive ash cloud towers over Indonesia after volcanic eruptionMassive ash cloud towers over Indonesia after volcanic eruption

Mon, 19 Feb 2018 23:30:45 UTC

More than 30,000 people had to be evacuated after Mount Sinabung erupted, spewing a massage ash cloud over Indonesia.More than 30,000 people had to be evacuated after Mount Sinabung erupted, spewing a massage ash cloud over Indonesia.


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http://dig.abclocal.go.com/ccg/video/2018/02/19/021918-cc-sinabungvolcan-vid_500.mp4




Chaos erupts after car fire at Prairie View trail rider campgroundChaos erupts after car fire at Prairie View trail rider campground

Mon, 19 Feb 2018 22:57:57 UTC

Trail riders sprung into action to try to contain the fire, but high wind and dry conditions made that task nearly impossible.Trail riders sprung into action to try to contain the fire, but high wind and dry conditions made that task nearly impossible.


Media Files:
http://dig.abclocal.go.com/ktrk/video/2018/02/19/021918-ewn-4pm-trail-ride-fire-PV-vid_500.mp4




First flu-related death of a child reported in Harris County First flu-related death of a child reported in Harris County

Mon, 19 Feb 2018 22:36:12 UTC

Harris County confirms it has had its first flu-related death of a child this season.Harris County confirms it has had its first flu-related death of a child this season.


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http://dig.abclocal.go.com/ktrk/video/2018/02/19/021918-ewn-4pm-shelley-child-flu-death-harris-county-vid_500.mp4




Shaken students hide inside closets during 2-hour lockdown at Stevenson Middle SchoolShaken students hide inside closets during 2-hour lockdown at Stevenson Middle School

Mon, 19 Feb 2018 22:26:29 UTC

Dozens of frightened parents rushed to reunite with their students at Stevenson Middle School after a two-hour lockdown.Dozens of frightened parents rushed to reunite with their students at Stevenson Middle School after a two-hour lockdown.


Media Files:
http://dig.abclocal.go.com/ktrk/video/2018/02/19/021918-ewn-4pm-pooja-stevenson-MS-lockdown-vid_500.mp4




Fergie releases statement about rendition of national anthem at NBA All-Star GameFergie releases statement about rendition of national anthem at NBA All-Star Game

Mon, 19 Feb 2018 22:03:05 UTC

Fergie released a statement about her national anthem performance, admitting her rendition didn't strike the intended tone.Fergie released a statement about her national anthem performance, admitting her rendition didn't strike the intended tone.


Media Files:
http://dig.abclocal.go.com/ktrk/video/2018/02/19/021918-EWN-430A-fergie-national-anthem-vid_500.mp4