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Danry Vasquez is accused of assaulting his girlfriend. Danry Vasquez is accused of assaulting his girlfriend.

Former CC Hooks player Danry Vasquez now in violation of court deal Video included

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The former Corpus Christi Hooks baseball player who allegedly assaulted his girlfriend last year, has violated the terms of the deal offered to him by the Nueces County District Attorney's office. Danry Vasquez was in his home country of Venezuela when the deal was made in February 2017. District Attorney Mark Gonzalez says Vasquez is now stuck in Venezuela due to political unrest in that country. The district attorney says he understands Vasquez is trying to get a visa to get b... More>>

Del Mar College unveils new mascot Video included

Del Mar College's new mascot design was the result of a campaign that gathered input from students. Del Mar College's new mascot design was the result of a campaign that gathered input from students.
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Del Mar College unveiled its new, official mascot Thursday, with an updated image designed through student input.

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TX House passes ban on cities that offer protections to undocumented immigrants Video included

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The Texas House of Representatives has approved a ban on cities that offer protections to undocumented immigrants. The bill passed after 15 hours of heated and emotional debate that started yesterday and finished early this morning.

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South Texas judge arrested in Robstown Video included

Judge Jerry Miller was arrested Thursday morning in Robstown. Judge Jerry Miller was arrested Thursday morning in Robstown.
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A Kenedy County Justice of the Peace is behind bars.

On Thursday morning, Robstown police arrested Judge Jerry Miller this morning because he had three warrants for his arrest out of Kenedy County.

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Police make arrest in elderly assault case Video included

Police detectives arrested a suspect in connection to the assault of a 69-year-old female. Photo: CCPD Police detectives arrested a suspect in connection to the assault of a 69-year-old female. Photo: CCPD
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Detectives with Corpus Christi Police Department have made an arrest in the case involving an assault of a 69-year-old female.

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Cowboys score big with Michigan DE Taco Charlton

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     FRISCO, Texas (AP) - The Dallas Cowboys drafted for defense as expected, taking Michigan defensive end Taco Charlton with the 28th overall pick on Thursday night.      Charlton, who led the Wolverines with 9 1/2 sacks in 2016, is the first defensive end taken in the first round by the Cowboys in 10 years. Pass-rushing is the biggest need for Dallas, which was the top seed in the NFC last season but struggled to pressure the quarterback.    ... More>>

Texans trade up to get QB Watson

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HOUSTON (AP) - The Houston Texans addressed their need at quarterback by trading with Cleveland to select Clemson quarterback Deshaun Watson with the 12th overall pick in the NFL draft on Thursday night.      The Texans traded away the 25th overall pick in this year's draft as well as their first-round selection next season to nab Watson.      The Browns already have Houston's second-round pick in 2018 after receiving it in the trade for Brock Osweiler th... More>>

Calallen knocks off Moody 8-3, Trojans suffer first loss of season Video included

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Calallen defeated second ranked Moody 8 to 3 in game one of their best of three 30-5A championship series Thursday night at Cabaniss Field. The Wildcats scored three runs in the top of the second and never looked back en route to handing the Trojans their first  loss of the season. Game two is Friday night at Steve Chapman Field in Calallen starting at 7pm. If game three is necessary, they will play Saturday at Cabaniss Field at 8pm More>>

Rodeo rides bring risk of concussions for athletes Video included

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Cowboys and bull riders from across the country are showing off their skills, and hoping for a shot at victory as the Corpus Christi Rodeo gets underway, but like many sports, there is a dangerous side for those athletes: concussions.

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Suspect in custody for Treyway Lane stabbing

A suspect was arrested in connection to a murder that occurred last week on Treyway Lane, according to CCPD. A suspect was arrested in connection to a murder that occurred last week on Treyway Lane, according to CCPD.
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Corpus Christi Homicide Investigators advised that a suspect was arrested on charges related to a murder that occurred last week on Treyway Lane.

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Leadership C.C. donates to local non-profits

Leadership Corpus Christi donates money to the ARK and The Rise School. Leadership Corpus Christi donates money to the ARK and The Rise School.
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Leadership Corpus Christi Class 45 donated money to two non-profit organizations Thursday morning. The group held a silent auction and raised more than $10,000.

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A return to summery conditions Video included

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Another in a series of surface lows will move across the southern Plaines with a weak trailing cold front that will result in a lot of wind warmth and humidity ahead of the system, only isolated showers as it passes , then briefly breezy cooler and less humid behind it. 

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Port Aransas to be featured in state-based TV show Video included

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Port Aransas will be featured in an upcoming episode of the Texas-based program called  "The Daytripper". If you're not familiar with the PBS show, it features various cities across Texas and highlights local attractions. The episode featuring Port Aransas was shot late last year and it will focus on Port A's beautiful beaches. But businesses like Winton's Candy Shop, Ash's Cart Rental and some of the souvenir shops will also get some coverage. The Port A episode airs... More>>

Ayers construction will start soon Video included

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Part of the Bond 2014 construction project will soon begin. The bond's area will affect Ayers from Ocean Drive to Alameda.

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City warns of potential city employee imposters

Corpus Christi officials are warning residents that scammers may be impersonating City employees to gain entry to homes. Corpus Christi officials are warning residents that scammers may be impersonating City employees to gain entry to homes.
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Officials are warning citizens in Corpus Christi about possible scammers posing as city employees to gain access to homes.

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United Airlines settles with dragged passenger for undisclosed amount

A Kentucky doctor who was dragged from a United Airlines flight has settled with the company for an undisclosed amount. Photo: MGN A Kentucky doctor who was dragged from a United Airlines flight has settled with the company for an undisclosed amount. Photo: MGN
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(AP) - A Kentucky doctor who was dragged off a United flight after he refused to give up his seat to employees of a partner airline reached a settlement Thursday with United for an undisclosed amount of money.

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6 Investigates: City re-routes large gas line found under new home Video included

A high-pressure city gas line recently discovered underneath a new home has the city considering a change to its inspection process to avoid another dangerous situation. (KRIS 6 News) A high-pressure city gas line recently discovered underneath a new home has the city considering a change to its inspection process to avoid another dangerous situation. (KRIS 6 News)
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A high-pressure city gas line recently discovered underneath a new home has the city considering a change to its inspection process to avoid another dangerous situation.

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IceRays to play second round home games in McKinney, Tx.

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CORPUS CHRISTI, TEXAS - The Corpus Christi IceRays, proud members of the North American Hockey League (NAHL), will play two neutral ice home games at the Dr. Pepper StarCenter in McKinney, Texas for Games 3 and 4 of the South Division Finals against the Lone Star Brahmas next Tuesday, May 2 and Wednesday, May 3 at 7:15 p.m., the team announced today. The Dr. Pepper StarCenter in McKinney is one of seven practice and community rinks in the greater Dallas area owned and operated by the... More>>

Art Gallery invites guests to get 'Wet, Wild & Wiggy' Video included

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As they have demonstrated in years past,  K Space Contemporary knows how to put the 'FUN' in fundraiser, and it looks like they are doing it again.

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205 students absent from Humble ISD after illness outbreak

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(KPRC-TV) - The Humble Independent School District is investigating the reason why 205 of its 581 students, and five staff members were absent from an elementary school Thursday. 

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Exxon fined $20 million for emissions from Texas plant

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BAYTOWN, Texas (AP) - A judge has ordered Exxon Mobil to pay a penalty of nearly $20 million for releasing 10 million pounds of pollutants into the air over the course of eight years...

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Toyota recalls 250K Tacoma pickups; rear wheels can lock up

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DETROIT (AP) - Toyota is recalling about 250,000 small pickup trucks mainly in North America because the rear wheels have the potential to lock up, causing drivers to lose control.

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Trump tax plan leaves Congress, Ryan with heavy lift

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WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump's tax plan leaves much of the heavy lifting to Congress, while ignoring years of hard work by the guy who will have to do a lot of that lifting: House Speaker Paul Ryan.    The one-page proposal outlined by the Trump administration Wednesday has something for everyone - massive tax cuts for businesses and a bigger standard tax deduction for middle-income families, lower investment taxes for the wealthy, and an end to the federal esta... More>>

At least 2 U.S. service members killed in anti-ISIS raid in eastern Afghanistan

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At least two U.S. military service members were killed Thursday and another wounded during a raid against an ISIS target in eastern Afghanistan...

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Bodycam captures wild police chase Video included

Body camera footage shows the moment a man who was pulled over by police puts his car in gear to drive away. Body camera footage shows the moment a man who was pulled over by police puts his car in gear to drive away.
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(WESH) Police in West Melbourne, Florida struggled with a fleeing suspect after a high-speed chase Tuesday night. Police body-camera video showed the dramatic capture. It began as a routine traffic. The man in the car had been driving erratically, police said, and would not exit his vehicle. The recording shows the officer trying to pull the man out of the car. The man instead puts the car in gear and drives off, forcing the officer to break his grip. Read more here. More>>

Border wall proposal to be discussed Thursday Video included

The House Oversight Committee will discuss President Donald Trump's proposed wall along the Mexican border. The House Oversight Committee will discuss President Donald Trump's proposed wall along the Mexican border.
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The House Oversight Committee will discuss President Donald Trump's proposed wall along the Mexican border. 

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Study: energy drinks worse for heart than caffeine alone

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Drinking an energy drink is associated with potentially harmful changes that are beyond those seen in caffeine alone. That's according to a new study. 

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181 deaths in construction work sites in Texas Video included

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The Texas Department of Transportation is asking drivers to slow down, especially as they approach construction work zones.  That is the purpose of a new statewide TxDot campaign to help get the message out and protect the traveling public. TxDOT wants to focus not only on construction workers, but also on the safety of our drivers.  More than 90 percent of work zone accidents last year ended with the driver being injured. “One thing that may be surp... More>>

CCISD and clinic work together to get athletes ready for game time Video included

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School may be winding down for students, but athletes may be looking to train all summer long. Before they do, health officials like Luis Cardenas with "Promptu Immediate Care" recommend participants get their physicals. 

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United raising limit on payments to bumped flyers to $10,000

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DALLAS (AP) - United Airlines says it will raise the limit - to $10,000 - on payments to customers who give up seats on oversold flights and will increase training for employees as it deals with fallout from the video of a passenger being violently dragged from his seat.    United is also vowing to reduce, but not eliminate, overbooking - the selling of more tickets than there are seats on the plane.    The airline made the promises Thursday as it released a repo... More>>

Border Patrol names Carla Provost acting chief

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SAN DIEGO (AP) - The U.S. Border Patrol has a new acting chief - the first woman to lead the agency in its 93-year history...

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Fearless feline faces down rattlesnake Video included

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A South Texas cat would not back down from a heart-stopping encounter with a large rattlesnake. 

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Educator: '13 Reasons Why' addresses sensitive but important topics Video included

PHOTO: '13 Reasons Why' Netflix series poster staring Dylan Minnette and Katherine Langford, Photo Date: 2017 PHOTO: '13 Reasons Why' Netflix series poster staring Dylan Minnette and Katherine Langford, Photo Date: 2017
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Some of the most important discussions in schools across the nation are suicide, bullying and rape. These are the topics that are talked about in the Netflix original series "13 Reasons Why." The show is about a teenagers suicide and the 13 tapes she leaves behind, each tape explaining a situation that she says contributed to her taking her own life. The show's creators did not shy away from graphically depicting disturbing and sensitive topics. The show and its dramatic ...

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Person of interest sought in attack Video included

Velia Hernandez, 69, suffered serious injuries in a random attack that was caught on surveillance video Monday afternoon. Velia Hernandez, 69, suffered serious injuries in a random attack that was caught on surveillance video Monday afternoon.
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Corpus Christi Police hope to make an arrest, in connection to the attack of a 69-year-old woman. 

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Man gives stranger a ride, is robbed at gunpoint Video included

A man had his car stolen at gunpoint at a convenience store on Weber overnight. A man had his car stolen at gunpoint at a convenience store on Weber overnight.
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A man had his car stolen at gunpoint overnight in what police say is a case of "bad judgment."  It was just after midnight when officers responded to a call of a robbery at a convenience store on the 5600 block of Weber.   The victim told officers he had given a woman, who he did not know, a ride to the convenience store. When they arrived, a man jumped into the back seat of the car and pulled out a gun and demanded the victim take the man and woman downtown. The...

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Nueces Co. Sheriff's Office to debut body cameras Video included

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The Nueces County Sheriff's Office will roll out some new technology Thursday. That's when deputies will now begin wearing body cameras.

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Not As Hot Video included

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A bit of a break in the very hot weather. A weak front moved in overnight to give us a north wind and a break in the hot weather. High today only 84. More sun and very warm weather into the weekend. But late Saturday night a vigorous front will move into the state and trigger severe weather to our north while a few showers will hold together to move into our region. Most of the showers will be gone by early Sunday. Today:Sunny and warm. North winds. High 84. Friday: Sunny and very w... More>>

Closures around Harbor Bridge work Video included

Work on the Harbor Bridge continues, and that could impact your commute. Work on the Harbor Bridge continues, and that could impact your commute.
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Work on the Harbor Bridge continues, and that could impact your commute. 

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Texas House OKs 'sanctuary city' ban with tough jail penalty Video included

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AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The Republican-controlled Texas House approved early Thursday a strict ban on "sanctuary cities" in the country's second-largest state...

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GM Pat Dunn named NAHL Executive of the Year

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CORPUS CHRISTI, TEXAS - The North American Hockey League (NAHL) has announced its league-wide honors for the 2016-17 season, as voted upon and selected by the league’s 24 head coaches, and Corpus Christi IceRays general manager Pat Dunn was named NAHL Executive of the Year. Dunn, 54, has been an integral aspect of the IceRays organization over the franchise’s 19-year history and across all seven junior seasons, leading the Front Office operations since the 2008-09 season.... More>>

Vehicle damages fire hydrant and water main Video included

CCPD and water department employees respond to a crash Wednesday evening. (Courtesy: Augustine De La Garza) CCPD and water department employees respond to a crash Wednesday evening. (Courtesy: Augustine De La Garza)
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According to a homeowner, a blue Nissan car crashed into the fire hydrant, telling police that she had swerved to avoid something in the road. The witness says that the driver and her two children that were inside the car at the time of the crash...

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Wildcats & Trojans ready to battle for 30-5A championship Video included

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The long awaited district 30-5A baseball championship series between Calallen and Moody gets underway Thursday night at Cabaniss Field. They will be playing for the top seed in the playoffs. The Wildcats are champs coming out of the north zone while Moody is the title holder from the south zone.  For Calallen, it's been an interesting season. They are only 14-9 but for a team that lacks experience, they have found a way to win when it counts. "We have played some really st... More>>

ESPN shifts business model, lays off 100 broadcasters, writers

ESPN's lay offs trim their stable on-air talent and writing team by about 10 percent. ESPN's lay offs trim their stable on-air talent and writing team by about 10 percent.
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(AP) - ESPN is laying off about 100 employees, including former athletes-turned-broadcasters Trent Dilfer, Len Elmore and Danny Kanell, in a purge designed to focus the sports network on a more digital future.

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Schlitterbahn no longer required to build fence through golf course Video included

Schlitterbahn's request to amend a zoning code was granted and now they will not need to build a fence through their golf course. Schlitterbahn's request to amend a zoning code was granted and now they will not need to build a fence through their golf course.
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The Board of Adjustment approved Schlitterbahn's request to amend a zoning code. 

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Detectives searching for alleged shoplifter Video included

Detectives are searching for a man accused of shoplifting from several locations around the city. Detectives are searching for a man accused of shoplifting from several locations around the city.
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Detectives are searching for a man accused of shoplifting from several businesses in Corpus Christi.

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Elementary students in Taft will learn how to program computers Video included

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Computers are nothing new in school classrooms but at Petty Elementary School in Taft, it's what students are doing with computer knowledge that's pretty cutting edge.

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Water temporarily shut off for limited downtown area Video included

Water systems in some areas of downtown Corpus Christi were temporarily shut off Wednesday due to maintenance. Water systems in some areas of downtown Corpus Christi were temporarily shut off Wednesday due to maintenance.
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Water systems in limited downtown areas of Corpus Christi have been temporarily shut off due to utility work.

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CCAD looking to capitalize on Army plan to upgrade helicopters Video included

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The Corpus Christi Army Depot is looking to capitalize on a major military program in the works. The Army plans to upgrade hundreds of Black Hawk helicopters in the coming years and CCAD is preparing to secure as much of that business as possible.

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North Beach businesses expect economic boost following opening of Texas State Aquarium's new exhibit Video included

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Businesses on North Beach like "Treasures on the Beach" souvenir shop to restaurants like Fajitaville, employees are already hearing the excitement from their customers over the grand opening of the Caribbean Journey at the Texas State Aquarium. Senisa Roper, General Manager of Fajitaville, says they're already taking reservations in anticipation for that opening.  Roper said "We've seen here in our venues people making reservations in the early part of June when...

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Citywide red light camera program ends Video included

Corpus Christi's red light camera program has officially ended. Corpus Christi's red light camera program has officially ended.
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The nearly decade-long program that put red light cameras at intersections around Corpus Christi has officially ended.

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City preparing for Summer Latchkey Registration

The City of Corpus Christi will hold their first registration for Latchkey Summer Camp on Saturday, May 6th. The City of Corpus Christi will hold their first registration for Latchkey Summer Camp on Saturday, May 6th.
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The City of Corpus Christi is preparing to register students for its Latchkey Summer 2017 camp. City Parks and Recreation officials are asking that your register your children early. The first registration will be held on Saturday, May 6th at the Corpus Christi Natatorium at 3202 Cabaniss Parkway. Registration runs from 9AM until noon. Organizers promise to keep your child active. Latchkey Program Manager John Delgado promises the program will keep children active. 

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Real Estate Brokers weigh in on possible vacant building program Video included

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A city board plans to do something about vacant buildings in the downtown area.

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Driver injured in suburban rollover Video included

Emergency crews responded after a suburban reportedly rolled over while making a turn on Lantana Street. Emergency crews responded after a suburban reportedly rolled over while making a turn on Lantana Street.
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Emergency crews responded after a suburban flipped over while turning on Lantana Street.

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CCPD aims to GeoCatch offending drivers Video included

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Police release a GeoCatching location on social media with their latitude and longitude location of where they will be located. The traffic safety officers will be giving out citations for distracted, aggressive, and dangerous driving in the announced location. 

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One shot after apparent dispute at car wash

Police report that a man was shot in the leg after an argument at a carwash on Baldwin. Police report that a man was shot in the leg after an argument at a carwash on Baldwin.
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Police responded to a car wash at the 1900 block of Baldwin Blvd. in Corpus Christi after shots were fired, according to reports.

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Police chase ends at base of Harbor Bridge Video included

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Officers have shut down a portion of I37 from Chaparral to the Highway 181 interchange after a high speed chase ended in a crash. The driver was being chased by Portland police and flew across the Harbor Bridge at speeds topping 100mph we are told.  The driver spun out on the curve coming off of the bridge and was immediately surrounded at gun point by police officers. This is a developing story. Check back for updates. 

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Teenage girl hit by SUV Video included

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A teenage girl was rushed to the hospital after being hit by an SUV.  The accident happened Wednesday around 10am on Saratoga Boulevard near Shea Parkway. According to Lt. Carlos Rios with the Corpus Christi Police Department, the 14 year old was distraught when she ran from her class at Tom Browne Middle School student. Several school administrators ran after her but the girl was able to make it to Saratoga where she jumped in front of a SUV. She was hit by the vehicle's mirror...

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Doctor: George HW Bush dealing with chronic bronchitis

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HOUSTON (AP) - A doctor who is treating former President George H.W. Bush says while the nation's 41st president has recovered from pneumonia, he is still dealing with the effects of chronic bronchitis.    In a statement issued Tuesday, Dr. Clint Doerr, a pulmonologist at Houston Methodist Hospital, said he still expects the 92-year-old Bush will be discharged by the end of the week.    Bush has been at the hospital since April 14.    Doerr says chroni... More>>

Pets of the Week: Henry and Scotch Video included

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These brothers are 3-months-old and ready to be immediately adopted from Corpus Christi Animal Care Services.

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Cinco De Mayo Pro-Am Weekend Video included

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The 2017 Cinco De Mayo Pro-Am will host surfers, beach volleyball players, SUP racers and several other athletes from around the country as they compete in a series of events over four days.  According to Kevin Greer, Executive Director of Cinco De Mayo Pro, it is deemed as the largest weekend beach event in the Lone Star State. "We kind of want to tip the scales a little bit, in our favor, here in Texas because we like to do it big and the Cinco De May...

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Tips to stay cool in the heat Video included

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Water Rest  Shade Stay hydrated by drinking plenty of fluids. Drink water every 15 minutes, even if you don't feel thirsty. Avoid coffee or alcohol. Wear loose-fitting, lightweight, light-colored clothing.  Stay indoors and avoid strenuous exercise during the hottest part of the day. If you do work in the heat, use the buddy system and take frequent breaks. Don't leave children or pets alone in enclosed vehicles especially without a/c.

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Annual Red Cross Giving Day Video included

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The American Red Cross is asking for something they normally give, help. Today is Red Cross Giving Day. It is a time when the non-profit asks for donations from the public in order to continue to provide the services it does for hundreds of thousands of families across the country.  Whether there's a fire or natural disaster, you will always see the friendly faces of American Red Cross volunteers on hand to help with shelter, food, or a comforting hug. Every yea... More>>

Texas advocates push longshot pot bills with veterans, moms

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AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Medical marijuana advocates in Texas are playing up support from non-traditional sources to push longshot legislation easing pot laws in the country's largest conservative state.    Conservative Christian mothers of autistic children and veterans suffering post-traumatic stress disorder rallied outside the state Capitol Tuesday, entreating the Legislature to advance two bills legalizing medicinal cannabis.    Both groups said the plant could ... More>>

US Navy fires warning flare at Iran vessel in Persian Gulf

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DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) - A U.S. Navy guided-missile destroyer fired a warning flare toward an Iranian Revolutionary Guard vessel coming near it in the Persian Gulf, an American official said on Wednesday, the latest tense naval encounter between the two countries.    The incident happened Monday as the vessel attempted to draw closer to the USS Mahan despite the destroyer trying to turn away from it, said Lt. Ian McConnaughey, a spokesman for the Bahrain-based 5th... More>>

From Wall Street to prison: Former CFO to speak at TAMUCC Video included

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A former chief financial officer (CFO) of a Fortune 500 company who was sent to prison for fraud will speak at Texas A&M University- Corpus Christi tonight. Weston Smith is the former CFO of HealthSouth Corporation, the largest U.S. Operator of rehabilitation hospitals. The company was accused of over-billing the government's Medicare program and falsifying their financial books for years. Weston spent more than a year in federal prison for the corporate fraud. He is now sp... More>>

Nueces County recognized for keeping employees safe on the job Video included

Nueces County is being recognized for the outstanding job it does at keeping employees safe.  (File photo) Nueces County is being recognized for the outstanding job it does at keeping employees safe. (File photo)
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Nueces County has proven to be a safe place for its employees to work. Today, the county will be recognized for those efforts. The county will receive its 2016 Gold Star Safety Award from the Texas Association of Counties Risk Management Pool.  The award is given for the counties excellence in involvement and commitment to safety in the workplace, as well as for controlling workers compensation claims. There will be a ceremony today at the Nueces County Courthouse where the aw... More>>

#MeetMeAtThePark to help Parks and Rec win grant Video included

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The City's Parks and Recreation Department is asking for your help, in order to win a 20-thousand dollar grant. The third annual "Meet me at the Park" national campaign is underway and Director Jay Ellington says, the money is up for grabs, but we have to get the most votes, first! Visitors know that tons of trees, plenty of picnic tables and playground equipment all fill the grounds at West Guth Park but those amenities are costly. "We're in a competition though, a n... More>>

Judge cites Trump's comment in 'sanctuary city' ruling Video included

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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - For the third time in two months, a federal judge has knocked down an immigration order by President Donald Trump and used Trump's own language against him.    In a ruling on Tuesday, U.S. District Judge William Orrick quoted Trump to support his decision to block the president's order to withhold funding from "sanctuary cities" that do not cooperate with U.S. immigration officials.    Trump called the sanctuary cities order a "... More>>

Lawmakers: Former Trump aide Flynn may have broken US law

PHOTO: Michael Flynn, retired US Army lieutenant general who was the eighteenth director of the Defense Intelligence Agency and first national security advisor appointed by President Donald Trump, Photo Date: 6/28/2016 PHOTO: Michael Flynn, retired US Army lieutenant general who was the eighteenth director of the Defense Intelligence Agency and first national security advisor appointed by President Donald Trump, Photo Date: 6/28/2016
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WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump's former national security adviser, Michael Flynn, appeared to violate federal law when he failed to seek permission or inform the U.S. government about accepting tens of thousands of dollars from Russian organizations after a trip there in 2015, leaders of a House oversight committee say.    The congressmen also raised new questions about fees Flynn received as part of $530,000 in consulting work his company performed for a business... More>>

Robstown baseball field once home to the Aviators gets repurposed Video included

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The county is renting out the field to more than 40 different organizations and businesses. 

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Grandmother brutally beaten in random attack at shopping center Video included

Velia Hernandez, 69, suffered serious injuries in a random attack that was caught on surveillance video. Velia Hernandez, 69, suffered serious injuries in a random attack that was caught on surveillance video.
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A Corpus Christi family wants justice after their 69-year old mother was brutally beaten in what appears to be a random attack Monday afternoon. Velia Hernandez, 69, was walking along a sidewalk at the Portairs Shopping Center when a woman grabbed her from behind. Surveillance video shows what appears to be a young woman wearing a white shirt and blue jeans walk up behind Hernandez. The suspect grabs Hernandez by the hair, pushes her down to the ground, and repeatedly punches an...

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Proposed ordinance change has tow truck companies concerned

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Two tow truck companies are fighting a possible city ordinance change proposed by police. Those companies say it could hurt business and put their drivers at risk.

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  • Up against NRA, gun control advocates still voice optimism

    Up against NRA, gun control advocates still voice optimism

    Friday, April 28 2017 12:18 AM EDT2017-04-28 04:18:46 GMT
    Friday, April 28 2017 12:18 AM EDT2017-04-28 04:18:46 GMT
    Republicans control the White House and Congress, but the groups that stand in opposition to the National Rifle Association say even in the face of daunting presidential election results _ they are ready to rumble.
    Republicans control the White House and Congress, but the groups that stand in opposition to the National Rifle Association say even in the face of daunting presidential election results _ they are ready to rumble.
  • Off-duty Border Patrol agent may have started Arizona fire

    Off-duty Border Patrol agent may have started Arizona fire

    Friday, April 28 2017 12:18 AM EDT2017-04-28 04:18:44 GMT
    Friday, April 28 2017 12:18 AM EDT2017-04-28 04:18:44 GMT
    An off-duty Tucson Sector Border Patrol is being investigated for possibly starting a wildfire in southern Arizona while target shooting last weekend.
    An off-duty Tucson Sector Border Patrol is being investigated for possibly starting a wildfire in southern Arizona while target shooting last weekend.
  • Arkansas executes killer for 4th lethal injection in 8 days

    Arkansas executes killer for 4th lethal injection in 8 days

    Friday, April 28 2017 12:18 AM EDT2017-04-28 04:18:42 GMT
    Friday, April 28 2017 12:18 AM EDT2017-04-28 04:18:42 GMT
    Arkansas is reaching the end of an aggressive execution schedule as it prepares for a fourth lethal injection in a week after initially planning twice as many over an 11-day period.
    Arkansas is reaching the end of an aggressive execution schedule as it prepares for a fourth lethal injection in a week after initially planning twice as many over an 11-day period.
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  • 6 Investigates: City re-routes large gas line found under new home

    6 Investigates: City re-routes large gas line found under new home

    Thursday, April 27 2017 3:38 PM EDT2017-04-27 19:38:46 GMT
    A high-pressure city gas line recently discovered underneath a new home has the city considering a change to its inspection process to avoid another dangerous situation. (KRIS 6 News)A high-pressure city gas line recently discovered underneath a new home has the city considering a change to its inspection process to avoid another dangerous situation. (KRIS 6 News)

    A high-pressure city gas line recently discovered underneath a new home has the city considering a change to its inspection process to avoid another dangerous situation.

    A high-pressure city gas line recently discovered underneath a new home has the city considering a change to its inspection process to avoid another dangerous situation.

  • 6 Investigates: Russia makes a play for CITGO

    6 Investigates: Russia makes a play for CITGO

    Monday, April 24 2017 6:48 PM EDT2017-04-24 22:48:15 GMT
    CITGO collateral on bail-out loan from Russia.CITGO collateral on bail-out loan from Russia.

    CITGO, the U.S. arm of Venezuela's state-run oil and gas operation, is collateral on a bail-out loan from Russia's state-run oil and gas company, a partnership that worries several congressional leaders who already are uncomfortable with Russia's penchant for meddling in U.S. affairs. 

    CITGO, the U.S. arm of Venezuela's state-run oil and gas operation, is collateral on a bail-out loan from Russia's state-run oil and gas company, a partnership that worries several congressional leaders who already are uncomfortable with Russia's penchant for meddling in U.S. affairs. 

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  • Cowboys score big with Michigan DE Taco Charlton

    Cowboys score big with Michigan DE Taco Charlton

    Thursday, April 27 2017 11:48 PM EDT2017-04-28 03:48:00 GMT
         FRISCO, Texas (AP) - The Dallas Cowboys drafted for defense as expected, taking Michigan defensive end Taco Charlton with the 28th overall pick on Thursday night.      Charlton, who led the Wolverines with 9 1/2 sacks in 2016, is the first defensive end taken in the first round by the Cowboys in 10 years. Pass-rushing is the biggest need for Dallas, which was the top seed in the NFC last season but struggled to pressure the quarterback.    ...
         FRISCO, Texas (AP) - The Dallas Cowboys drafted for defense as expected, taking Michigan defensive end Taco Charlton with the 28th overall pick on Thursday night.      Charlton, who led the Wolverines with 9 1/2 sacks in 2016, is the first defensive end taken in the first round by the Cowboys in 10 years. Pass-rushing is the biggest need for Dallas, which was the top seed in the NFC last season but struggled to pressure the quarterback.    ...
  • Texans trade up to get QB Watson

    Texans trade up to get QB Watson

    Thursday, April 27 2017 11:44 PM EDT2017-04-28 03:44:37 GMT
    Houston Texans LogoHouston Texans Logo
    HOUSTON (AP) - The Houston Texans addressed their need at quarterback by trading with Cleveland to select Clemson quarterback Deshaun Watson with the 12th overall pick in the NFL draft on Thursday night.      The Texans traded away the 25th overall pick in this year's draft as well as their first-round selection next season to nab Watson.      The Browns already have Houston's second-round pick in 2018 after receiving it in the trade for Brock Osweiler th...
    HOUSTON (AP) - The Houston Texans addressed their need at quarterback by trading with Cleveland to select Clemson quarterback Deshaun Watson with the 12th overall pick in the NFL draft on Thursday night.      The Texans traded away the 25th overall pick in this year's draft as well as their first-round selection next season to nab Watson.      The Browns already have Houston's second-round pick in 2018 after receiving it in the trade for Brock Osweiler th...
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