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Texas teachers to Gov. Abbott: Keep schools closed to prevent longer closures

Texas teachers to Gov. Abbott: Keep schools closed to prevent longer closures

Welcome, Your AccountLog Out AUSTIN, Texas (KTRK) -- While Texans wait to hear Gov. Greg Abbott's plan to reopen businesses across the state, teachers want the governor to close their campuses to in-person learning for the rest of the school year.In a letter sent Thursday, the Texas American Federation of Teachers expressed the need to keep public schools closed and for educators to focus on returning in the fall.SEE ALSO: "We certainly do not undertake this request lightly, as our members want to be back in their classrooms educating students," wrote Zeph Capo, president of the teachers'...

April 16, 2020
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FBI arrests former model after abducted child was rescued

FBI arrests former model after abducted child was rescued

Welcome, Your AccountLog Out MADISONVILLE, Texas -- It's been a long time coming for everyone tasked to find Heather Inks."Relief for the father. Relief for the child, that she doesn't have to run all over the United States with a mother who, at best is a criminal, at worst is an animal," Philip Klein, lead investigator with Klein Investigations, said.Penelope Inks, who was 11 at the time of her disappearance in 2014, has been the center of an international search for nearly six years. The FBI said her mom, Heather, ran off with her from Texas City after Penelope's father was granted sole...

April 17, 2020
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Texas becomes first state to announce dates easing COVID-19 restrictions

Texas becomes first state to announce dates easing COVID-19 restrictions

Welcome, Your AccountLog OutBy AUSTIN, Texas (KTRK) -- Texas Gov. Greg Abbott issued three executive orders Friday that outline how to reopen the state amid the COVID-19 pandemic.The announcement from the governor has been long awaited, with Abbott adding that the state and its decisions must be guided by data and doctors.He started Friday's briefing with hope, noting that, "We are now beginning to see glimmers that the worst of COVID-19 may soon be behind us," and that Texas has the second-most recoveries of all the states."We are now beginning to see glimmers that the worst of COVID-19...

April 17, 2020
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New bond and warrant set for man accused of beating his ex and her grandma

New bond and warrant set for man accused of beating his ex and her grandma

Welcome, Your AccountLog OutBy HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) -- In a rare move, the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals has increased a low bond for a man who was released from jail, who now stands accused of another violent crime.We have been telling you about Timothy Singleton as we reported about Harris County judges setting low bonds for people charged with violent crimes in an effort to empty the jail amid the pandemic.Singleton, who has prior convictions, was given a $500 bond after being accused of pulling a gun on his aunt's neighbor. Prosecutors asked for a $50,000 bond.Singleton paid $50 and...

April 17, 2020
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Man let out of jail for $50 accused of beating his ex and her grandma

Man let out of jail for $50 accused of beating his ex and her grandma

Welcome, Your AccountLog OutBy HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) -- A man beat his ex-girlfriend and threw her grandmother to the ground two weeks after he was released from jail on a low bond after being arrested for a violent crime, according to Harris County records.Timothy Singleton, 31, has a warrant out for his arrest.Two weeks ago, he was released from jail after paying $50 on a $500 bond. The bond was controversial because he has violent convictions. Most recently he was accused of pulling a gun out on his aunt's neighbor.At his first court appearance at the end of March, Magistrate Jennifer...

April 16, 2020
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Harris Co. mask order official and comes with $1,000 fine

Harris Co. mask order official and comes with $1,000 fine

Welcome, Your AccountLog Out HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) -- Harris County issued a mandatory mask order Wednesday, which has already drawn opposition from community leaders, ranging from how it will be enforced, to how the order should be handled individually.Judge Lina Hidalgo made the order official during her briefing. You can watch the briefing, which includes Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner, right now in the video above.The county, which accounts for nearly a quarter of the more than 21,000 COVID-19 cases in Texas, is mirroring mandates set already by San Antonio and Dallas, among other major...

April 22, 2020
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3 dead at least 20 people hurt after tornado rips through Polk County

3 dead at least 20 people hurt after tornado rips through Polk County

Welcome, Your AccountLog Out POLK COUNTY, Texas (KTRK) -- Three people were killed and 20-30 people were injured in Onalaska after a massive tornado ripped through the area, according to the Polk County Office of Emergency Management.The large and damaging tornado touched down just north of Lake Livingston Wednesday evening.According to Polk County Office of Emergency Management the hardest hit area was Onalaska in the subdivisions of Yaupon Cove, Texas Acres, Canyon Park, Tree Farm Tracks, Kickapoo Estate, Triple Creek, Rocky Creek, Pine Harbor, Paradise Acres 1, 2 & 3, and Creekside.In...

April 23, 2020
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Buffalo Grille in Houston receives violation notice after police were seen eating outside

Buffalo Grille in Houston receives violation notice after police were seen eating outside

Welcome, Your AccountLog Out HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) -- The president of a Houston restaurant said he was surprised to learn his business received a violation notice from the Houston Fire Department after police officers were seen eating on the patio. However, HFD's fire chief said a citation was never given.The incident reportedly happened Monday at the Buffalo Grille location on Bissonnet.Someone from the Houston Fire Department informed the restaurant's general manager that police officers standing outside while eating needed to leave, according to Buffalo Grille president John...

April 23, 2020
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Fugitive who bonded out for $50 told HPD he could beat $100k bail, arrest records state

Fugitive who bonded out for $50 told HPD he could beat $100k bail, arrest records state

Welcome, Your AccountLog Out SPRING, Texas (KTRK) -- A man who paid $50 to get out of jail over COVID-19 concerns, then allegedly beat up his ex-girlfriend and her grandmother, has been arrested.Timothy Singleton, 31, was wanted for burglary with intent to commit other felony and aggravated assault.His bond was unanimously upped to $100,000 after an appeal to the Court of Criminal Appeals and a warrant was issued for his arrest.According to court records, when Singleton was arrested, he told officers he didn't care about having a $100,000 bond because he "could beat it" and would be "out...

April 24, 2020
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Woman suing Target after finding chili and towels in vacuum box

Woman suing Target after finding chili and towels in vacuum box

Welcome, Your AccountLog OutBy HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) -- A woman went to Target to get a brand new vacuum cleaner, but when she got home the box was filled with rocks, towels and a can of chili. Target then accused her of making the switch."My husband said, 'This looks weird. Why are there towels?'" Annie Banerjee recalled. "And I kept saying, 'Maybe to cushion it.'"Banerjee spent more than $300 on a vacuum, but received a box full of junk.When she discovered the deception, she went back to the Galleria Target 30 minutes later. She says they refused to take it back.Instead, she claims they...

November 26, 2019
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