4. On a tight budget, police officers in Boston have found a very frugal way to deter crime. Officers
with the Boston Police Department are getting their very own cardboard
cutouts made. The cardboard replicas are posted in areas where petty
crimes, such as bicycle theft, continue to occur.
5. What does your Texas drought look like? With more than 97% of
Texas suffering from drought conditions, that's what the Texas
Department of Agriculture, Texas Water Development Board and Texas Parks and Wildlife Department want to know. The agencies today launched an interactive public
awareness campaign inviting Texans to submit personal photos capturing
what the drought looks like for them and how it has impacted their
lives. More info here.
6. Gregg County's first human case of West Nile virus has been confirmed, and our Bob Hallmark will tell you more today about what the health department will do now, and what it means for East Texans worried about a West Nile outbreak. Join Bob for that on KLTV7 News at 6.
Tuesday, August 19 2014 4:10 PM EDT2014-08-19 20:10:07 GMT
The police chief for Gulf Shores along Alabama's coast is weighing-in on the actions of the law enforcement commander in charge of Ferguson, Missouri's in the wake of an escalating crisis brought on byMore >>
Gulf Shores Police Chief Ed Delmore wrote a blistering open letter to Captain Ronald S. Johnson, who was given command of law enforcement operations following days of looting and rioting in the city.More >>
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A 22-year-old woman and a 4-month-old baby are recovering in the hospital after being struck on the sidewalk in a hit-skip accident. The driver is in custody, but the passenger remains on the run. More >>
A 22-year-old woman and a 4-month-old baby are recovering in the hospital after being struck on the sidewalk by a driver who didn't stop at the scene of the accident. The driver is in custody, but the passenger remains on the run. More >>
A fisherman off the coast of Bonita Springs, Florida thinks he has a pretty nice catch. As he reels in a four-foot shark, his catch is stolen by an even bigger fish. A massive grouper pulls the sharkMore >>
A massive grouper steals a four-foot shark from a fisherman's line off the coast of Florida.More >>