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News in Harris County, Texas
Dog dies after being shot at Texas dog park
Mon, 26 Jan 2015 08:14:54 -0800
HARRIS COUNTY, Texas — A dog was shot Sunday at a dog park after the shooter claimed the dog was too rough with his dog. The dog was 2-year-old Diesel, a black and white Staffordshire bull terrier, who was rushed to an emergency animal hospital with a shattered front leg and two bullet wounds to the […]
Owner of dog fatally shot at dog park speaks out
Mon, 26 Jan 2015 17:08:37 -0800
The Harris County Sheriff's Office is investigating after a man shooting at a local dog park that left a family's pet dead.
Photo of winning jockey leads to criminal charges
Mon, 26 Jan 2015 20:24:05 -0800
A veteran jockey is facing felony charges after being accused of cheating during a race at Sam Houston Race Park on Jan. 17.
Precinct 4 parks receive rainbow trout
Mon, 26 Jan 2015 21:03:30 -0800
Rainbow trout are now available at three Harris County Precinct 4 parks. Harris County Precinct 4 Commissioner R. Jack Cagle’s Parks Department, in coordination with the Texas Parks & Wildlife Dep
Dog died after being shot at dog park
Mon, 26 Jan 2015 07:48:43 -0800
HARRIS COUNTY, Texas – A dog died after being shot at a dog park Sunday. Diesel was a two-year-old black and white Staffordshire bull terrier. He was rushed to an animal hospital after being shot at a dog park. The dog initially suffered a shattered front leg and two bullet would to the back Click2Houston reported. One bullet went […]
Record number of exonerations driven by Texas drug cases
Mon, 26 Jan 2015 21:58:33 -0800
HOUSTON (AP) — The U.S. saw a record number of exonerations in 2014, and it was due in part to 33 cases in Texas in which individuals had their drug convictions dismissed after lab tests determined they never had illegal substances, a report released Tuesday shows.
Drug cases in Texas help lead to record number of exonerations in US in 2014
Mon, 26 Jan 2015 22:07:20 -0800
The U.S. saw a record number of exonerations in 2014, and it was due in part to 33 cases in Texas in which individuals had their drug convictions dismissed after lab tests determined they never had illegal substances, a report released Tuesday shows.
Stray dog in Tomball area tests positive for rabies
Sat, 24 Jan 2015 14:08:54 -0800
Harris County health officials are warning people about a stray dog that tested positive for rabies.
$1.36 Million Awarded By Trial Judge In Personal Injury Lawsuit by Attorneys with Law Firm McDonald Worley on Behalf ...
Wed, 14 Jan 2015 05:35:00 -0800
HOUSTON, Jan. 14, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Harris County Texas judge has ruled in favor of plaintiff Honorio Barragan, and issued a judgment awarding damages of approximately $1.36 million in a lawsuit filed by Houston based law firm McDonald Worley on behalf of the plaintiff. Don Worley led his firm's team of personal injury attorneys in this case. The lawsuit resulted from injuries the plaintiff ...
Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences seeks public’s help
Thu, 22 Jan 2015 13:11:16 -0800
The public’s assistance is requested in locating next of kin for the following deceased individuals. Any family or friends of these individuals should contact the Harris County Institute of Forensic S