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PASADENA, TX (KTRK) - Pasadena police are sending out a warning after a woman was reportedly pulled over and robbed by someone impersonating an officer earlier this week.
Bo Brinkman got the idea for "Last Man Club," the movie he completed filming last month in the Bay Area, years ago when he ran a theater in New York City.
PASADENA, TX - Fire fighters on Monday extinguished a minor fire that broke out mid-afternoon the abandoned building on Shaw which once housed the Pasadena Citizen newspaper and presses.
A Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony will be held on the front lawn of Pasadena City Hall Friday, Dec. 5. At 6 p.m. The Tree Lighting Celebration will feature family-friendly activities such as hay rides and a visit from Santa and Mrs. Claus. The event is free and open to the public.
PASADENA, TX (KTRK) - The tragedy of a house fire this morning in Pasadena has been multiplied by 3.
Mayor Johnny Isbell and the Pasadena City Council recently granted preliminary approval to $206,250 in funding for asbestos removal and mold remediation at the old AT&T Building.
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AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Gov.-elect Greg Abbott is again vowing to sue the Obama administration for lifting the threat of deportation from millions of immigrants living illegally in the United States.
BAYTOWN, TX (KTRK) - A construction worker at ExxonMobil's Olefins Plant in Baytown was killed during an incident at the plant Thursday afternoon.
HOUSTON (KTRK) - T-14 days and counting. NASA is planning to launch its Orion capsule on Friday, December 4 from the Kennedy Space Center. The mission, labeled "Exploration Flight Test 1" is designed to prove the systems on board the space vehicle.
The Deer Park Chamber of Commerce named the Port Authority its 2014 Industry of the Year at a November 18 luncheon at the Jimmy Burke Center.
LA PORTE, TX (KTRK) - 911 tapes are giving new insight into the chaos right after a chemical leak Saturday morning at the La Porte DuPont plant. Four workers died and one other injured in the leak.
DICKINSON, Texas (AP) - Houston-area police have arrested a 17-year-old boy who they say stabbed a 57-year-old woman in the back as she was feeding stray cats at a park.