Joanne Roberts, Providence Hospital Everett spokesperson says the two female victims from the Marysville school shooting remain in critical condition, and that the next three days will be crucial in the teen's recovery.
One person is dead following after a car crash earlier Saturday morning in north Houston.
Authorities received a call at 8:27 a.m. of a major traffic accident at Bammel North Houston Road and the north Sam Houston Parkway, according to the Harris County Sheriff's Office.
Officers arriving at the scene found one woman dead, authorities said.
No other details were available.
Parker, Mayor Annise Parker's daughter, was turned away from taking the road test for a Texas driver's license on Thursday because, according to the mayor, there are inconsistencies on her personal identification documents. According to the agency's website, information on documents used to verify identity must match. The site also notes: "Because the state of Texas does not recognize same-sex marriage, DPS cannot accept same-sex marriage licenses."
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Back in the day, the typical "smash-and-grab" scenario was perpetrated by a pedestrian at a traffic light who broke a stopped car's window and grabbed a purse off the front seat.
For the past several years, however, it's taken on a louder, more violent -- and ostensibly more lucrative -- connotation: Crashing a pickup into a convenience store, hooking a rope or chain around the resident ATM and yanking it out like a giant tooth.
These days, with the crash-and-swipe still popular, it apparently means either the recession still has a good chunk of the population in its grip or thieves are too impatient for the stealth of slow-motion skimming at ATMs, gas pumps and retail check-outs.
A registered sex offender is accused of raping two girls, including an infant family member, and infecting them with HIV and other sexually transmitted diseases.
Lab tests later confirmed the sexually transmitted diseases.
Because of the infections, doctors had to perform genital reconstruction surgery on the child, authorities said.
In 2004, Wilson was sentenced to four years in prison after he was convicted of sexually assaulting another 14-year-old Houston girl, according to the Texas Department of Public Safety's sex offender registry.
A baby found abandoned in a post office in southwest Houston Wednesday will remain in state custody, a judge ruled Thursday. The boy appeared healthy but had a rash on the back of his head, and a small scratch - likely from his fingernail - on his face, the caseworker said, adding that results from more comprehensive exams were not yet available. Williams earlier told reporters that he had recognized photos of his child on social media from clothes he said he bought for the boy, a claim Carter disputed.
A man accused of killing a female co-worker at the Texas Medical Center before fatally turning the gun on himself was identified by Harris County medical examiners as George Vallikappill, 58.
The motive for the apparent murder-suicide remains under investigation but HPD homicide detectives said in the past Vallikappill had made romantic overtures to his co-worker.