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  • Fugitive Lois Riess arrested in South Padre Island

    Fugitive Lois Riess arrested in South Padre Island

    Friday, April 20 2018 2:48 AM EDT2018-04-20 06:48:36 GMT
    Lois RiessLois Riess

    A murder suspect said to be on the run in South Texas has been arrested in South Padre Island.

    A murder suspect said to be on the run in South Texas has been arrested in South Padre Island.

  • No charges to be filed in Prince's death, said to be from fentanyl

    No charges to be filed in Prince's death, said to be from fentanyl

    Friday, April 20 2018 12:28 AM EDT2018-04-20 04:28:39 GMT
    Photo: ZUMA Press / PixabayPhoto: ZUMA Press / Pixabay
    Photo: ZUMA Press / PixabayPhoto: ZUMA Press / Pixabay

    (AP) - Some of Prince's closest confidants had grown increasingly alarmed about his health in the days before he died and tried to get him help as they realized he had an opioid addiction - yet none were able to give investigators the insight they needed to determine where the musician got the fentanyl that killed him, according to investigative documents released Thursday.

    (AP) - Some of Prince's closest confidants had grown increasingly alarmed about his health in the days before he died and tried to get him help as they realized he had an opioid addiction - yet none were able to give investigators the insight they needed to determine where the musician got the fentanyl that killed him, according to investigative documents released Thursday.

  • Local teen's feet may land in record books

    Local teen's feet may land in record books

    Friday, April 20 2018 12:18 AM EDT2018-04-20 04:18:57 GMT
    Hunter Harrison's feet are measured at 33.1 centimeters long. If confirmed, that would put him in the Guinness Book of World Records for being the teen with the biggest feet. (KRIS)Hunter Harrison's feet are measured at 33.1 centimeters long. If confirmed, that would put him in the Guinness Book of World Records for being the teen with the biggest feet. (KRIS)

    Hunter Harrison, a freshman at Gregory-Portland has the chance to step into the record books because of the size of his feet. 

    Hunter Harrison, a freshman at Gregory-Portland has the chance to step into the record books because of the size of his feet. 

  • Multiple fire departments respond to brush blaze near Sinton

    Multiple fire departments respond to brush blaze near Sinton

    Friday, April 20 2018 12:10 AM EDT2018-04-20 04:10:55 GMT
    Fire crews from at least eight cities responded to a brush fire near Sinton.Fire crews from at least eight cities responded to a brush fire near Sinton.
    Fire crews from at least eight cities responded to a brush fire near Sinton.Fire crews from at least eight cities responded to a brush fire near Sinton.

    Fire crews from eight cities were called in to extinguish a brush fire near Sinton on Thursday afternoon.

    Fire crews from eight cities were called in to extinguish a brush fire near Sinton on Thursday afternoon.

  • Ray students plan to join national student walkout Friday

    Ray students plan to join national student walkout Friday

    Thursday, April 19 2018 11:41 PM EDT2018-04-20 03:41:28 GMT

    Friday morning students at W.B. Ray High School, as well as high schools across the Corpus Christi Independent School District, Texas, and nationwide plan to walk out of class in the name of school safety.

    Friday morning students at W.B. Ray High School, as well as high schools across the Corpus Christi Independent School District, Texas, and nationwide plan to walk out of class in the name of school safety.

  • Dry now but more humidity on the way

    Dry now but more humidity on the way

    Thursday, April 19 2018 9:23 PM EDT2018-04-20 01:23:31 GMT

    Surface high pressure to our northeast will provide an increasing Gulf flow ahead of a Pacific cold front that will arrive here early Saturday with only isolated thundershowers and nice weather on Sunday. The next couple of days will be rather breezy ahead of the front. 

    Surface high pressure to our northeast will provide an increasing Gulf flow ahead of a Pacific cold front that will arrive here early Saturday with only isolated thundershowers and nice weather on Sunday. The next couple of days will be rather breezy ahead of the front. 

  • Comey memo: Trump complained of Michael Flynn's 'judgement issues'

    Comey memo: Trump complained of Michael Flynn's 'judgement issues'

    Thursday, April 19 2018 9:16 PM EDT2018-04-20 01:16:20 GMT
    (File)(File)
    (File)(File)

    (AP) - President Donald Trump told former FBI Director James Comey that he had serious concerns about the judgment of his first national security adviser, Michael Flynn, according to memos maintained by Comey and obtained by The Associated Press.

    (AP) - President Donald Trump told former FBI Director James Comey that he had serious concerns about the judgment of his first national security adviser, Michael Flynn, according to memos maintained by Comey and obtained by The Associated Press.

  • Sixth suspect arrested in connection to home invasion double murder

    Sixth suspect arrested in connection to home invasion double murder

    Thursday, April 19 2018 8:09 PM EDT2018-04-20 00:09:53 GMT
    The Sheriff's Office is investigating a home invasion on Balchuck Lane that left a 39-year-old Arturo Lopez and his wife Miriam Lopez dead.The Sheriff's Office is investigating a home invasion on Balchuck Lane that left a 39-year-old Arturo Lopez and his wife Miriam Lopez dead.

    A sixth suspect wanted in connection to a deadly home invasion that left a couple dead earlier this month.

    A sixth suspect wanted in connection to a deadly home invasion that left a couple dead earlier this month.

  • City leaders discuss solutions to projected $20 million budget shortfall

    City leaders discuss solutions to projected $20 million budget shortfall

    Thursday, April 19 2018 7:23 PM EDT2018-04-19 23:23:53 GMT
    City leaders discussed solutions to the city's budget shortfall during a workshop Thursday.City leaders discussed solutions to the city's budget shortfall during a workshop Thursday.

    but first...  the city of corpus christi could be facing a 20-million dollar budget shortfall. that estimated *20 million dollar shortfall is a *worst case scenario.  there are still factors that can sway it, and right now city leaders aren't quite certain *where next year's budget will land.  but one thing they do know -- is that they need to find some solutions.     city leaders got the grim news... at a workshop last month...     and during...

    but first...  the city of corpus christi could be facing a 20-million dollar budget shortfall. that estimated *20 million dollar shortfall is a *worst case scenario.  there are still factors that can sway it, and right now city leaders aren't quite certain *where next year's budget will land.  but one thing they do know -- is that they need to find some solutions.     city leaders got the grim news... at a workshop last month...     and during...

  • Truant students trade classroom for courtroom

    Truant students trade classroom for courtroom

    Thursday, April 19 2018 7:23 PM EDT2018-04-19 23:23:32 GMT

    Children who log ten unexcused absences, you could find themselves in truancy court. This morning, Justice of the Peace for Precinct 1 Judge Joe Benavides' cases included a second grader and a kindergartner, both have missed more than 15 days of school. One parent said their child was being bullied, the other blamed illness. 

    Children who log ten unexcused absences, you could find themselves in truancy court. This morning, Justice of the Peace for Precinct 1 Judge Joe Benavides' cases included a second grader and a kindergartner, both have missed more than 15 days of school. One parent said their child was being bullied, the other blamed illness. 

  • Construction on new Harbor Bridge beginning to take shape

    Construction on new Harbor Bridge beginning to take shape

    Thursday, April 19 2018 7:23 PM EDT2018-04-19 23:23:16 GMT

    Construction of the new harbor bridge is in full swing, so far, crews have made a lot of progress. Construction crews have been working on the new Harbor Bridge for about a year-and-a-half, but it wasn't until the beginning of this year that that people could begin to see visible signs of progress from Highway 181. Crews have started construction on the columns that will be the support system for the approach bridges. A total of 88 columns will be built; four of them are already vi...

    Construction of the new harbor bridge is in full swing, so far, crews have made a lot of progress. Construction crews have been working on the new Harbor Bridge for about a year-and-a-half, but it wasn't until the beginning of this year that that people could begin to see visible signs of progress from Highway 181. Crews have started construction on the columns that will be the support system for the approach bridges. A total of 88 columns will be built; four of them are already vi...

  • Local gas station targeted by credit card skimmers

    Local gas station targeted by credit card skimmers

    Thursday, April 19 2018 7:22 PM EDT2018-04-19 23:22:58 GMT

    A Corpus Christi gas station has been the target of credit card skimming, police advised. A Valero gas station in the 13000 block of Leopard, near Five Points reported that a credit card skimmer was found on one of its gas pumps. According to officials, an employee at the store was doing maintenance work on the pumps Wednesday afternoon when he discovered wires attached to the pump leading to an apparent card skimmer. Corpus Christi police said there was no surveillance at the stor...

    A Corpus Christi gas station has been the target of credit card skimming, police advised. A Valero gas station in the 13000 block of Leopard, near Five Points reported that a credit card skimmer was found on one of its gas pumps. According to officials, an employee at the store was doing maintenance work on the pumps Wednesday afternoon when he discovered wires attached to the pump leading to an apparent card skimmer. Corpus Christi police said there was no surveillance at the stor...

  • Rudy Giuliani to join Trump legal team in Russia probe

    Rudy Giuliani to join Trump legal team in Russia probe

    Thursday, April 19 2018 5:36 PM EDT2018-04-19 21:36:22 GMT
    Rudy Giuliani - former Mayor of New York CityRudy Giuliani - former Mayor of New York City
    Rudy Giuliani - former Mayor of New York CityRudy Giuliani - former Mayor of New York City

    WASHINGTON (AP) - Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani is joining the legal team defending President Donald Trump in the special counsel's Russia investigation. That's according to a statement from Trump personal attorney Jay Sekulow. The addition of Giuliani adds an experienced litigator and former U.S. attorney in Manhattan.

    WASHINGTON (AP) - Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani is joining the legal team defending President Donald Trump in the special counsel's Russia investigation. That's according to a statement from Trump personal attorney Jay Sekulow. The addition of Giuliani adds an experienced litigator and former U.S. attorney in Manhattan.

  • Fired FBI deputy chief facing criminal referral

    Fired FBI deputy chief facing criminal referral

    Thursday, April 19 2018 4:25 PM EDT2018-04-19 20:25:15 GMT
    Andrew McCabe, former Deputy Director of the Federal Bureau of InvestigationAndrew McCabe, former Deputy Director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation
    Andrew McCabe, former Deputy Director of the Federal Bureau of InvestigationAndrew McCabe, former Deputy Director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation

    WASHINGTON (AP) - The Justice Department's inspector general has sent a criminal referral about fired FBI deputy director Andrew McCabe to federal prosecutors in Washington, a person familiar with the matter said Thursday. 

    WASHINGTON (AP) - The Justice Department's inspector general has sent a criminal referral about fired FBI deputy director Andrew McCabe to federal prosecutors in Washington, a person familiar with the matter said Thursday. 

  • GLO to host 32nd Adopt-A-Beach Spring Cleanup

    GLO to host 32nd Adopt-A-Beach Spring Cleanup

    Thursday, April 19 2018 4:10 PM EDT2018-04-19 20:10:15 GMT

    The Texas General Land Office is looking for volunteers this Saturday for the nation’s biggest all-volunteer coastal cleanup. The 2018 Texas General Land Office Adopt-A-Beach Coast-wide Spring Cleanup takes place at 25* of Texas' most popular tourist beaches. 

    The Texas General Land Office is looking for volunteers this Saturday for the nation’s biggest all-volunteer coastal cleanup. The 2018 Texas General Land Office Adopt-A-Beach Coast-wide Spring Cleanup takes place at 25* of Texas' most popular tourist beaches. 

  • City Code Enforcement to hold Vessel Turn-In Program

    City Code Enforcement to hold Vessel Turn-In Program

    Thursday, April 19 2018 3:01 PM EDT2018-04-19 19:01:36 GMT

    City of Corpus Christi Code Enforcement, Solid Waste Services, the Texas General Land Office and Texas Parks and Wildlife have announced the kickoff of the 2018 Vessel Turn-In Program. According to the city, this free event is an opportunity for the public to safely and legally dispose of unwanted or inoperable boats. The program runs April 24 through April 28 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Laguna Madre Wastewater Treatment Plant, 201 Jester Street in Flour Bl...

    City of Corpus Christi Code Enforcement, Solid Waste Services, the Texas General Land Office and Texas Parks and Wildlife have announced the kickoff of the 2018 Vessel Turn-In Program. According to the city, this free event is an opportunity for the public to safely and legally dispose of unwanted or inoperable boats. The program runs April 24 through April 28 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Laguna Madre Wastewater Treatment Plant, 201 Jester Street in Flour Bl...

  • Fifth person wanted in Balchuck Ln. murders appears in court

    Fifth person wanted in Balchuck Ln. murders appears in court

    Thursday, April 19 2018 2:55 PM EDT2018-04-19 18:55:52 GMT
    Jordan Deion GossonJordan Deion Gosson

    One of the six suspects in the Balchuck lane double murder was in court this morning. A brief hearing was held at the Nueces County Jail for 26-year-old Jordan Gosson. Gosson has been charged with capital murder in the deaths of Arturo and Miriam Lopez. The Lopez’ were shot during a home invasion on Balchuck Lane on April 2. During today's hearing, Gosson was told of the charge he's facing, and his bond was $1 million. Gosson told the judge he's hired an attorney to represe...

    One of the six suspects in the Balchuck lane double murder was in court this morning. A brief hearing was held at the Nueces County Jail for 26-year-old Jordan Gosson. Gosson has been charged with capital murder in the deaths of Arturo and Miriam Lopez. The Lopez’ were shot during a home invasion on Balchuck Lane on April 2. During today's hearing, Gosson was told of the charge he's facing, and his bond was $1 million. Gosson told the judge he's hired an attorney to represe...

  • Border Patrol Agents stop $4.5M in narcotic smuggling attempts

    Border Patrol Agents stop $4.5M in narcotic smuggling attempts

    Thursday, April 19 2018 1:37 PM EDT2018-04-19 17:37:38 GMT

    Two separate busts yesterday led to Border Patrol agents in Falfurrias seizing more than 135 pound of narcotics. According to U.S. Customs and Border Protection, on April 18, agents assigned to the Falfurrias Checkpoint referred a Chrysler Town and Country passenger car, occupied by two U.S. citizens, to the secondary inspection area. Inside the vehicle, agents discovered eight bundles of methamphetamine weighing over 45 pounds and worth an estimated $1.5 million. Both the drugs ...

    Two separate busts yesterday led to Border Patrol agents in Falfurrias seizing more than 135 pound of narcotics. According to U.S. Customs and Border Protection, on April 18, agents assigned to the Falfurrias Checkpoint referred a Chrysler Town and Country passenger car, occupied by two U.S. citizens, to the secondary inspection area. Inside the vehicle, agents discovered eight bundles of methamphetamine weighing over 45 pounds and worth an estimated $1.5 million. Both the drugs ...

  • UIL adds instant replay to High School Football State Championships

    UIL adds instant replay to High School Football State Championships

    Thursday, April 19 2018 12:24 PM EDT2018-04-19 16:24:28 GMT

    The University Interscholastic League will use instant replay at all UIL Football State Championship games beginning in 2018.  According to the UIL, Texas High School Football follows NCAA rules, and each year the UIL reviews exceptions to NCAA football rules through the UIL Football Rules Committee. The UIL says they will begin using the NCAA rules for instant replay with two exceptions: There will be no coaches’ challenges. All reviews will be initiated by the replay...

    The University Interscholastic League will use instant replay at all UIL Football State Championship games beginning in 2018.  According to the UIL, Texas High School Football follows NCAA rules, and each year the UIL reviews exceptions to NCAA football rules through the UIL Football Rules Committee.

  • 'Fearless Girl' to leave Wall Street's 'Charging Bull'

    'Fearless Girl' to leave Wall Street's 'Charging Bull'

    Thursday, April 19 2018 12:04 PM EDT2018-04-19 16:04:30 GMT
    NEW YORK (AP) - The "Fearless Girl" statue near Wall Street that has become a global symbol of female can-do business spirit will be moved from her spot facing the "Charging Bull" to a location by the New York Stock Exchange.    The ponytailed girl in a windblown dress became a tourist magnet last spring when the artwork popped up confronting the famous bull that was a symbol of the American financial resilience in the wake of the 1987 stock market crash...
    NEW YORK (AP) - The "Fearless Girl" statue near Wall Street that has become a global symbol of female can-do business spirit will be moved from her spot facing the "Charging Bull" to a location by the New York Stock Exchange.    The ponytailed girl in a windblown dress became a tourist magnet last spring when the artwork popped up confronting the famous bull that was a symbol of the American financial resilience in the wake of the 1987 stock market crash...
  • More illnesses reported in E. coli outbreak linked to romaine lettuce

    More illnesses reported in E. coli outbreak linked to romaine lettuce

    Thursday, April 19 2018 11:51 AM EDT2018-04-19 15:51:33 GMT

    (CNN) The number of people hospitalized due to a multistate E. coli outbreak linked to chopped romaine lettuce continues to grow, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said. About 53 people have been reported sickened in 16 states since March 13, the CDC said. Thirty-one of those ill have been hospitalized. Five of them developed a type of kidney failure associated with an E. coli illness called hemolytic uremic syndrome, which can be life-threatening.  No deaths ha...

    (CNN) The number of people hospitalized due to a multistate E. coli outbreak linked to chopped romaine lettuce continues to grow, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said. About 53 people have been reported sickened in 16 states since March 13, the CDC said. Thirty-one of those ill have been hospitalized. Five of them developed a type of kidney failure associated with an E. coli illness called hemolytic uremic syndrome, which can be life-threatening.  No deaths ha...

  • Statewide gas price average climbs above $2.50

    Statewide gas price average climbs above $2.50

    Thursday, April 19 2018 11:49 AM EDT2018-04-19 15:49:40 GMT
    (AAA) - The statewide gas price average in Texas is now $2.52 for a gallon of regular unleaded fuel, according to the AAA Texas Weekend Gas Watch.  That price is seven cents more than last week and is 25 cents more per gallon compared to this day last year. Of the major metropolitan areas surveyed in Texas, drivers in Midland are paying the most on average at $2.72 while drivers in Sherman and Denison are paying the least at $2.37 per gallon. The national average price for a gal...
    (AAA) - The statewide gas price average in Texas is now $2.52 for a gallon of regular unleaded fuel, according to the AAA Texas Weekend Gas Watch.  That price is seven cents more than last week and is 25 cents more per gallon compared to this day last year. Of the major metropolitan areas surveyed in Texas, drivers in Midland are paying the most on average at $2.72 while drivers in Sherman and Denison are paying the least at $2.37 per gallon. The national average price for a gal...
  • Police arrest 8-year-old with loaded gun in school backpack

    Police arrest 8-year-old with loaded gun in school backpack

    Thursday, April 19 2018 11:35 AM EDT2018-04-19 15:35:49 GMT
    PARK HALL, Md. (AP) - Police in Maryland say they've arrested an 8-year-old boy after a loaded gun was found in his book bag in his elementary school.    The Washington Post reported that it happened Wednesday at Park Hall Elementary School in St. Mary's County. That's the county where just last month, authorities said a high school boy fatally shot a girl and then killed himself as a school security officer confronted him.    The Naval Criminal Investigative Ser...
    PARK HALL, Md. (AP) - Police in Maryland say they've arrested an 8-year-old boy after a loaded gun was found in his book bag in his elementary school.    The Washington Post reported that it happened Wednesday at Park Hall Elementary School in St. Mary's County. That's the county where just last month, authorities said a high school boy fatally shot a girl and then killed himself as a school security officer confronted him.    The Naval Criminal Investigative Ser...
  • Trump leaves open possibility of bailing on meeting with Kim

    Trump leaves open possibility of bailing on meeting with Kim

    Thursday, April 19 2018 11:18 AM EDT2018-04-19 15:18:35 GMT
    By MATTHEW PENNINGTON Associated Press    WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump said that although he's looking ahead optimistically to a historic summit meeting with North Korean leader Kim  Un he could still pull out if he feels it's "not going to be fruitful."    Trump said that CIA Director Mike Pompeo and Kim "got along really well" in their recent secret meeting, and he declared, "We've never been in a position like this...
    By MATTHEW PENNINGTON Associated Press    WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump said that although he's looking ahead optimistically to a historic summit meeting with North Korean leader Kim  Un he could still pull out if he feels it's "not going to be fruitful."    Trump said that CIA Director Mike Pompeo and Kim "got along really well" in their recent secret meeting, and he declared, "We've never been in a position like this...
  • Southwest Airlines pilot lauded as hero for handling crisis

    Southwest Airlines pilot lauded as hero for handling crisis

    Thursday, April 19 2018 9:55 AM EDT2018-04-19 13:55:57 GMT
    PHOTO: Tammie Jo Shults, was the pilot who safely landed Southwest Airlines Flight 1380 after an engine failed mid-air, Photo Date: March 24, 2017PHOTO: Tammie Jo Shults, was the pilot who safely landed Southwest Airlines Flight 1380 after an engine failed mid-air, Photo Date: March 24, 2017

    By JIM VERTUNO and EMILY SCHMALL Associated Press    BOERNE, Texas (AP) - The Southwest Airlines pilot being lauded as a hero in a harrowing emergency landing after a passenger was partially blown out of the jet's damaged fuselage is also being hailed for her pioneering role in a career where she has been one of the few women at the controls.    Tammie Jo Shults, one of the first female fighter pilots in the U.S. Navy, was the captain and piloting the Dallas-bound...

    By JIM VERTUNO and EMILY SCHMALL Associated Press    BOERNE, Texas (AP) - The Southwest Airlines pilot being lauded as a hero in a harrowing emergency landing after a passenger was partially blown out of the jet's damaged fuselage is also being hailed for her pioneering role in a career where she has been one of the few women at the controls.    Tammie Jo Shults, one of the first female fighter pilots in the U.S. Navy, was the captain and piloting the Dallas-bound...

  • Local artist to be recognized by state senator

    Local artist to be recognized by state senator

    Thursday, April 19 2018 8:49 AM EDT2018-04-19 12:49:41 GMT

    A local artist is getting big recognition from a state senator later today. Local mural artist Jeremey Flores will be recognized by State Senator "Chuy" Hinojosa at the county commissioners court meeting. Hinojosa will issue a proclamation recognizing Jeremey's outstanding artistic contributions to Corpus Christi. As we've reported, Jeremey has painted a number of murals throughout the community on everything from electrical boxes in the downtown area, to giant-sized...

    A local artist is getting big recognition from a state senator later today. Local mural artist Jeremey Flores will be recognized by State Senator "Chuy" Hinojosa at the county commissioners court meeting. Hinojosa will issue a proclamation recognizing Jeremey's outstanding artistic contributions to Corpus Christi. As we've reported, Jeremey has painted a number of murals throughout the community on everything from electrical boxes in the downtown area, to giant-sized...

  • Study shows negative effects of marijuana on brain are temporary

    Study shows negative effects of marijuana on brain are temporary

    Thursday, April 19 2018 7:45 AM EDT2018-04-19 11:45:31 GMT
    A new study suggests marijuana has negative effects on the brains of teens, but those effects are temporary. A new University of Pennsylvania study included nearly 9,000 teens and young adults. It showed heavy marijuana users had more problems with memory, attention and processing speed than infrequent or non-smokers. However, the negative effects of pot disappeared after about 72 hours. "That was the biggest surprise," J. Cobb Scott, an assistant professor of psychi...
    A new study suggests marijuana has negative effects on the brains of teens, but those effects are temporary. A new University of Pennsylvania study included nearly 9,000 teens and young adults. It showed heavy marijuana users had more problems with memory, attention and processing speed than infrequent or non-smokers. However, the negative effects of pot disappeared after about 72 hours. "That was the biggest surprise," J. Cobb Scott, an assistant professor of psychi...
  • Woman falls asleep at wheel, causes head-on collision

    Woman falls asleep at wheel, causes head-on collision

    Thursday, April 19 2018 7:18 AM EDT2018-04-19 11:18:58 GMT

    Emergency crews are on the scene of an accident at a major intersection. Two cars collided head-on at the Weber and Holly Roads intersection. The condition of the persons involved is unknown at the time of writing. Avoid the area if possible while crews clean up the wreckage. 

    Emergency crews are on the scene of an accident at a major intersection. Two cars collided head-on at the Weber and Holly Roads intersection. The condition of the persons involved is unknown at the time of writing. Avoid the area if possible while crews clean up the wreckage. 

  • A Few Showers This Weekend

    A Few Showers This Weekend

    Thursday, April 19 2018 7:11 AM EDT2018-04-19 11:11:17 GMT
    A Few Showers This WeekendA Few Showers This Weekend

    A weak front moves through this morning. That will help turn the winds to the northeast. Look for clearing skies this afternoon and not as hot. Stronger winds return by Friday with showers increasing on Saturday. A Pacific front moves in early on Sunday for clearing skies and nice weather on Sunday. Thursday:Clouds early. Sunny afternoon. Not as warm. High 77. Friday: Mostly cloudy and windy. High 79. Saturday: Mostly cloudy with scattered showers. High 80. Sunday: Clearing early,...

    A weak front moves through this morning. That will help turn the winds to the northeast. Look for clearing skies this afternoon and not as hot. Stronger winds return by Friday with showers increasing on Saturday. A Pacific front moves in early on Sunday for clearing skies and nice weather on Sunday. Thursday:Clouds early. Sunny afternoon. Not as warm. High 77. Friday: Mostly cloudy and windy. High 79. Saturday: Mostly cloudy with scattered showers. High 80. Sunday: Clearing early,...

  • FAA orders fan blade inspections after jet engine explosion

    FAA orders fan blade inspections after jet engine explosion

    Thursday, April 19 2018 6:53 AM EDT2018-04-19 10:53:16 GMT
    By DAVID KOENIG and CLAUDIA LAUER Associated Press    PHILADELPHIA (AP) - U.S. airline regulators have ordered inspections on engine fan blades like the one that snapped off a Southwest Airlines plane, leading to the death of a woman who was partially blown out a window.    The Federal Aviation Administration's announcement late Wednesday comes nearly a year after the engine's manufacturer recommended the additional inspections, and a month after European regulato...
    By DAVID KOENIG and CLAUDIA LAUER Associated Press    PHILADELPHIA (AP) - U.S. airline regulators have ordered inspections on engine fan blades like the one that snapped off a Southwest Airlines plane, leading to the death of a woman who was partially blown out a window.    The Federal Aviation Administration's announcement late Wednesday comes nearly a year after the engine's manufacturer recommended the additional inspections, and a month after European regulato...
  • Water's Edge Park officially open

    Water's Edge Park officially open

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 11:29 PM EDT2018-04-19 03:29:54 GMT

    Nearly a decade after voters approved more than $5 million dollars in funding as part of Bond 2008, Water's Edge Park officially opened Wednesday.

    Nearly a decade after voters approved more than $5 million dollars in funding as part of Bond 2008, Water's Edge Park officially opened Wednesday.

  • Man wanted in connection to Corpus Christi murders arrested in San Antonio

    Man wanted in connection to Corpus Christi murders arrested in San Antonio

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 11:29 PM EDT2018-04-19 03:29:29 GMT
    Ismael CastilloIsmael Castillo

    A man wanted for the murders of three people in Corpus Christi was arrested earlier today in San Antonio.  Ismael Castillo, was wanted in connection to a double homicide on Balchuck Lane on April 2 that left Arturo and Miriam Lopez dead. He was also wanted in connection to a shooting last month on Coleman Street last month that killed 19-year-old Deandre Mathis.  Lone Star Fugitive Task Force Supervisor Carlos Alvarado says his team acted on a lead from the Gulf Coast...

    A man wanted for the murders of three people in Corpus Christi was arrested earlier today in San Antonio.  Ismael Castillo, was wanted in connection to a double homicide on Balchuck Lane on April 2 that left Arturo and Miriam Lopez dead. He was also wanted in connection to a shooting last month on Coleman Street last month that killed 19-year-old Deandre Mathis.  Lone Star Fugitive Task Force Supervisor Carlos Alvarado says his team acted on a lead from the Gulf Coast...

  • New York nanny who pleaded insanity found guilty in child deaths

    New York nanny who pleaded insanity found guilty in child deaths

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 11:02 PM EDT2018-04-19 03:02:35 GMT
    Photo: Pixabay / MGNPhoto: Pixabay / MGN
    Photo: Pixabay / MGNPhoto: Pixabay / MGN

    (AP) - A nanny who stabbed two children to death at their home while their mother was taking a sibling to a swimming lesson and their father was out of town was convicted of murder on Wednesday despite her claims she was too mentally ill to be held responsible.

    (AP) - A nanny who stabbed two children to death at their home while their mother was taking a sibling to a swimming lesson and their father was out of town was convicted of murder on Wednesday despite her claims she was too mentally ill to be held responsible.

  • Police: Louisiana woman killed during Facebook livestream

    Police: Louisiana woman killed during Facebook livestream

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 10:35 PM EDT2018-04-19 02:35:18 GMT

    Louisiana police say a woman died after an ex-boyfriend shot her while she pleaded for him to stop during a livestream on Facebook.

    Louisiana police say a woman died after an ex-boyfriend shot her while she pleaded for him to stop during a livestream on Facebook.

  • Houston 911 operator found guilty of hanging up on callers

    Houston 911 operator found guilty of hanging up on callers

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 10:26 PM EDT2018-04-19 02:26:56 GMT
    Image: MGNImage: MGN
    Image: MGNImage: MGN

    (AP) - Prosecutors say a former 911 operator in Houston has been found guilty of hanging up on people calling for emergency services and sentenced to 10 days in jail and 18 months of probation.

    (AP) - Prosecutors say a former 911 operator in Houston has been found guilty of hanging up on people calling for emergency services and sentenced to 10 days in jail and 18 months of probation.

  • Erin Popovich, wife of San Antonio Spurs coach, dies at 67

    Erin Popovich, wife of San Antonio Spurs coach, dies at 67

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 9:31 PM EDT2018-04-19 01:31:46 GMT
    Photo: NBAPhoto: NBA
    Photo: NBAPhoto: NBA

    (AP) - The wife of San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich has died. She was 67.

    (AP) - The wife of San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich has died. She was 67.

  • Weak cold front arrives tonight

    Weak cold front arrives tonight

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 9:06 PM EDT2018-04-19 01:06:04 GMT

    A weak cold front will push into the area overnight then dissipate tomorrow to our south. The main difference behind the front will be slightly cooler temperatures and lower humidity. Winds will once again begin to increase on Friday and Saturday ahead of the next cold front late Saturday night. 

    A weak cold front will push into the area overnight then dissipate tomorrow to our south. The main difference behind the front will be slightly cooler temperatures and lower humidity. Winds will once again begin to increase on Friday and Saturday ahead of the next cold front late Saturday night. 

  • Three more suspects wanted in connection to double homicide

    Three more suspects wanted in connection to double homicide

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 7:18 PM EDT2018-04-18 23:18:13 GMT
    Arturo and Miriam Lopez were killed during a home invasion robbery on April 2.Arturo and Miriam Lopez were killed during a home invasion robbery on April 2.

    Three more people have been charged in connection to a double homicide on Balchuck Lane. According to the Nueces County Sheriff’s Department, the three additional suspects are Ismael Castillo, Angel Lopez Jr. and Jordan Deion Gosson Castillo is also suspected in the murder of 19-year-old Deandre Mathis during a home invasion last month on Coleman Street.

    Three more people have been charged in connection to a double homicide on Balchuck Lane. According to the Nueces County Sheriff’s Department, the three additional suspects are Ismael Castillo, Angel Lopez Jr. and Jordan Deion Gosson Castillo is also suspected in the murder of 19-year-old Deandre Mathis during a home invasion last month on Coleman Street.

  • Locals gather to remember Barbara Bush

    Locals gather to remember Barbara Bush

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 7:17 PM EDT2018-04-18 23:17:33 GMT

    Dozens of local attorneys packed into the 347th District Court Wednesday afternoon.

    Dozens of local attorneys packed into the 347th District Court Wednesday afternoon.

  • Seven Corpus Christi residents on Southwest flight during engine explosion

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 7:17 PM EDT2018-04-18 23:17:15 GMT
    At least seven people from Corpus Christi survived an in-flight emergency on plane traveling from New York City to Dallas.At least seven people from Corpus Christi survived an in-flight emergency on plane traveling from New York City to Dallas.

    Some of those passengers found the flight so terrifying they are now making a nearly 30 hour drive from Philadelphia to Corpus Christi.

    Some of those passengers found the flight so terrifying they are now making a nearly 30 hour drive from Philadelphia to Corpus Christi.

  • Ex-Texas trooper gets 15 months in federal prison for bribes

    Ex-Texas trooper gets 15 months in federal prison for bribes

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 6:36 PM EDT2018-04-18 22:36:28 GMT
    No word yet on an exact date for Gilll's hearing.No word yet on an exact date for Gilll's hearing.

    (AP) - A Texas Department of Public Safety sergeant who monitored truck safety must serve 15 months in federal prison for accepting bribes in exchange for favorable inspections.

    (AP) - A Texas Department of Public Safety sergeant who monitored truck safety must serve 15 months in federal prison for accepting bribes in exchange for favorable inspections.

  • Port Aransas ferry to close temporarily

    Port Aransas ferry to close temporarily

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 5:01 PM EDT2018-04-18 21:01:46 GMT

    The Port Aransas ferry will be closed for up to two hours tomorrow, due to a dredging project by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.

    The Port Aransas ferry will be closed for up to two hours tomorrow, due to a dredging project by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.

  • Largest maker of bump stocks will stop accepting orders

    Largest maker of bump stocks will stop accepting orders

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 4:37 PM EDT2018-04-18 20:37:45 GMT

    LOS ANGELES (AP) - The largest manufacturer of bump stocks, which allow semi-automatic weapons to fire rapidly like automatic firearms, announced Wednesday that it will stop taking orders and shut down its website next month. 

    LOS ANGELES (AP) - The largest manufacturer of bump stocks, which allow semi-automatic weapons to fire rapidly like automatic firearms, announced Wednesday that it will stop taking orders and shut down its website next month. 

  • Photos from Corpus Christi ball found in Barbara Bush's personal scrapbook

    Photos from Corpus Christi ball found in Barbara Bush's personal scrapbook

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 1:38 PM EDT2018-04-18 17:38:34 GMT
    Photo: George H.W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum.Photo: George H.W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum.

    A former First Lady of the United States of America and relentless proponent of family literacy, Barbara Pierce Bush passed away Tuesday, April 17, 2018 at the age of 92. Mrs. Bush married George H.W. Bush in January of 1945. In 1943, Mr. Bush earned his wings at Naval Air Station- Corpus Christi, and the couple has an extensive history here. Below is a photo of President George H.W. Bush with his aviation cadet class in Corpus Christi, 1943. Mrs. Bush loved taking photographs...

    A former First Lady of the United States of America and relentless proponent of family literacy, Barbara Pierce Bush passed away Tuesday, April 17, 2018 at the age of 92. Mrs. Bush married George H.W. Bush in January of 1945. In 1943, Mr. Bush earned his wings at Naval Air Station- Corpus Christi, and the couple has an extensive history here. Below is a photo of President George H.W. Bush with his aviation cadet class in Corpus Christi, 1943. Mrs. Bush loved taking photographs...

  • CCPD Narcotics Division busts suspected Flour Bluff pot dealers

    CCPD Narcotics Division busts suspected Flour Bluff pot dealers

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 12:46 PM EDT2018-04-18 16:46:52 GMT
    Eli Copeland, Leslie Garcia, Amanda McKenzieEli Copeland, Leslie Garcia, Amanda McKenzie

    Corpus Christi Police have wrapped up a month’s long investigation into drug dealing in the Flour Bluff area. According to CCPD, Narcotics and Vice Division officers served a search warrant at a home on the 1200 block of Baywood Lane in Flour Bluff yesterday.  

    Corpus Christi Police have wrapped up a month’s long investigation into drug dealing in the Flour Bluff area. According to CCPD, Narcotics and Vice Division officers served a search warrant at a home on the 1200 block of Baywood Lane in Flour Bluff yesterday.  

  • Texas State Aquarium ensuring safety of animals three years after massive fish kill

    Texas State Aquarium ensuring safety of animals three years after massive fish kill

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 9:12 AM EDT2018-04-18 13:12:02 GMT

    It's been a few years since a massive fish kill at the Texas State Aquarium that stunned the Coastal Bend.

    It's been a few years since a massive fish kill at the Texas State Aquarium that stunned the Coastal Bend.

  • NTSB: Blown Southwest jet engine showed 'metal fatigue'

    NTSB: Blown Southwest jet engine showed 'metal fatigue'

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 8:07 AM EDT2018-04-18 12:07:22 GMT
    PHOTO: NTSBPHOTO: NTSB

    By ALEXANDRA VILLARREAL and DAVID KOENIG Associated Press    PHILADELPHIA (AP) - A preliminary examination of the blown jet engine of the Southwest Airlines plane that set off a terrifying chain of events and left a businesswoman hanging half outside a shattered window showed evidence of "metal fatigue," according to the National Transportation Safety Board.    Passengers scrambled to save the woman from getting sucked out the window that had been smashe...

    By ALEXANDRA VILLARREAL and DAVID KOENIG Associated Press    PHILADELPHIA (AP) - A preliminary examination of the blown jet engine of the Southwest Airlines plane that set off a terrifying chain of events and left a businesswoman hanging half outside a shattered window showed evidence of "metal fatigue," according to the National Transportation Safety Board.    Passengers scrambled to save the woman from getting sucked out the window that had been smashe...

  • Celebrate Buc Days, win Whataburger for a year at customer appreciation event

    Celebrate Buc Days, win Whataburger for a year at customer appreciation event

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 8:05 AM EDT2018-04-18 12:05:37 GMT
    Photo: Whataburger.comPhoto: Whataburger.com
    Photo: Whataburger.comPhoto: Whataburger.com
    Want to win free Whataburger for a year? Tonight, you will have your chance. Whataburger loves their customers, and they are looking to prove that with a customer appreciation event this evening. The restaurant has teamed up with 97.5 KFTX to host a customer appreciation day, all to welcome the Corpus Christi Buc Days Festival to the downtown neighborhood!  Customers can pick up a free Whataburger with the purchase of a medium fries and drink at the Shoreline location. Atte...
    Want to win free Whataburger for a year? Tonight, you will have your chance. Whataburger loves their customers, and they are looking to prove that with a customer appreciation event this evening. The restaurant has teamed up with 97.5 KFTX to host a customer appreciation day, all to welcome the Corpus Christi Buc Days Festival to the downtown neighborhood!  Customers can pick up a free Whataburger with the purchase of a medium fries and drink at the Shoreline location. Atte...
  • The secret to a good night's sleep

    The secret to a good night's sleep

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 6:52 AM EDT2018-04-18 10:52:03 GMT

    It has been over a month since the daylight savings time changed and people are still trying to get adjusted. Maybe it is not the time change.

    It has been over a month since the daylight savings time changed and people are still trying to get adjusted. Maybe it is not the time change.

  • Storms on the Horizon

    Storms on the Horizon

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 6:48 AM EDT2018-04-18 10:48:08 GMT
    Few Showers on HorizonFew Showers on Horizon

    Increasing clouds over the next few days will set us up for some thundershowers this weekend. On Thursday a weak cool front will drop in and produce some cloud cover although there wont be much of a drop in temperature. On Friday moisture will pile up. Saturday looks to be stormy as thundershowers develop ahead of a stronger cold front. Today: Sunny and windy. High 82. Thursday:: Mostly cloudy and not as windy. High 78. Friday: Mostly cloudy and windy again. High 80. Saturday: Sho...

    Increasing clouds over the next few days will set us up for some thundershowers this weekend. On Thursday a weak cool front will drop in and produce some cloud cover although there wont be much of a drop in temperature. On Friday moisture will pile up. Saturday looks to be stormy as thundershowers develop ahead of a stronger cold front. Today: Sunny and windy. High 82. Thursday:: Mostly cloudy and not as windy. High 78. Friday: Mostly cloudy and windy again. High 80. Saturday: Sho...

  • Bealls holds 30 Days of Giving benefiting breast cancer research

    Bealls holds 30 Days of Giving benefiting breast cancer research

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 6:37 AM EDT2018-04-18 10:37:11 GMT
    2017 Making Strides walk is another one for the record books.2017 Making Strides walk is another one for the record books.

    This year, over 250,000 people will be diagnosed with cancer. Making Strides Against Breast Cancer is an organization that helps fund cancer research, helps with early detection and provide support services for those effected by breast cancer. One retailer here on the Coastal Bend is asking for the community’s involvement in raising funds for Making Strides.  Bealls selects an organization every year for their 30 Days of Giving Campaign in April. This year Bealls chose ...

    This year, over 250,000 people will be diagnosed with cancer. Making Strides Against Breast Cancer is an organization that helps fund cancer research, helps with early detection and provide support services for those effected by breast cancer. One retailer here on the Coastal Bend is asking for the community’s involvement in raising funds for Making Strides.  Bealls selects an organization every year for their 30 Days of Giving Campaign in April. This year Bealls chose ...

  • Texas Target stores offer drive-up service

    Texas Target stores offer drive-up service

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 5:09 AM EDT2018-04-18 09:09:48 GMT

    MIAMI (AP) - Target stores in Florida and Texas are now offering drive-up service.

    MIAMI (AP) - Target stores in Florida and Texas are now offering drive-up service.

  • Catch Of The Day: Social Media Buzz

    Catch Of The Day: Social Media Buzz

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 3:30 AM EDT2018-04-18 07:30:49 GMT
    Photo courtesy of NBC News.Photo courtesy of NBC News.
    Photo courtesy of NBC News.Photo courtesy of NBC News.

    (NBC News)  When Instagram launched in 2010, so did the appetite for food photography, and camera phones found a place at the dinner table. 

    (NBC News)  When Instagram launched in 2010, so did the appetite for food photography, and camera phones found a place at the dinner table. 

  • Olympic medalist Wieber sues USA Gymnastics, Michigan State

    Olympic medalist Wieber sues USA Gymnastics, Michigan State

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 3:16 AM EDT2018-04-18 07:16:44 GMT

    EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) - Olympic gold medalist Jordyn Wieber is the latest gymnast to sue Michigan State University, USA Gymnastics and the U.S. Olympic Committee over former sports doctor Larry Nasssar's sexual abuse.

    EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) - Olympic gold medalist Jordyn Wieber is the latest gymnast to sue Michigan State University, USA Gymnastics and the U.S. Olympic Committee over former sports doctor Larry Nasssar's sexual abuse.

  • Local Businessman Sentenced for Credit Card Fraud and ID Theft

    Local Businessman Sentenced for Credit Card Fraud and ID Theft

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 3:11 AM EDT2018-04-18 07:11:29 GMT
    Antonio Arteaga was arrested by Corpus Christi police officers back on August 18th.Antonio Arteaga was arrested by Corpus Christi police officers back on August 18th.
    Antonio Arteaga was arrested by Corpus Christi police officers back on August 18th.Antonio Arteaga was arrested by Corpus Christi police officers back on August 18th.

    CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas - The owner of American Auto Pros in Corpus Christi has been ordered to federal prison after admitting he used numerous credit card accounts belonging to others in order to obtain things of value without authorization, announced U.S. Attorney Ryan K. Patrick.

    CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas - The owner of American Auto Pros in Corpus Christi has been ordered to federal prison after admitting he used numerous credit card accounts belonging to others in order to obtain things of value without authorization, announced U.S. Attorney Ryan K. Patrick.

  • Man attempts robbery with plastic bag over head

    Man attempts robbery with plastic bag over head

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 3:03 AM EDT2018-04-18 07:03:40 GMT

    Newly released video shows a man trying to rob a store wearing the plastic bag used to package bottled water.

    Newly released video shows a man trying to rob a store wearing the plastic bag used to package bottled water.

  • Citing opioid crisis, feds seek rule change for drugmakers

    Citing opioid crisis, feds seek rule change for drugmakers

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 2:54 AM EDT2018-04-18 06:54:47 GMT
    Photo: OIGatHHS / youtube / MGNPhoto: OIGatHHS / youtube / MGN
    Photo: OIGatHHS / youtube / MGNPhoto: OIGatHHS / youtube / MGN

    CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - Drugmakers would be required to identify a legitimate need for controlled substances to justify their production under a proposed rule change intended to rein in the diversion of drugs for illicit purposes, the Drug Enforcement Administration announced Tuesday.

    CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - Drugmakers would be required to identify a legitimate need for controlled substances to justify their production under a proposed rule change intended to rein in the diversion of drugs for illicit purposes, the Drug Enforcement Administration announced Tuesday.

  • Border Infrastructure Projects Underway in the Rio Grande Valley

    Border Infrastructure Projects Underway in the Rio Grande Valley

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 2:48 AM EDT2018-04-18 06:48:18 GMT

    EDINBURG, Texas - As part of the President's Executive Order 13767 and at the direction of the Secretary of Homeland Security, several border infrastructure projects funded by the FY17 and FY18 appropriations are underway in the U.S. Border Patrol Rio Grande Valley (RGV) Sector area of responsibility.

    EDINBURG, Texas - As part of the President's Executive Order 13767 and at the direction of the Secretary of Homeland Security, several border infrastructure projects funded by the FY17 and FY18 appropriations are underway in the U.S. Border Patrol Rio Grande Valley (RGV) Sector area of responsibility.

  • Ethicist foresees choosing your baby from dozens of embryos

    Ethicist foresees choosing your baby from dozens of embryos

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 2:37 AM EDT2018-04-18 06:37:19 GMT
    NEW YORK (AP) - So you want to have a baby. Would you like a dark-haired girl with a high risk of someday getting colon cancer, but a good chance of above-average music ability? Or would you prefer a girl with a good prospect for high SAT scores and a good shot at being athletic, but who also is likely to run an above-average risk of bipolar disorder and lupus as an adult? How about a boy with a good shot at having musical ability and dodging asthma, but who also would be predispos...
    NEW YORK (AP) - So you want to have a baby. Would you like a dark-haired girl with a high risk of someday getting colon cancer, but a good chance of above-average music ability? Or would you prefer a girl with a good prospect for high SAT scores and a good shot at being athletic, but who also is likely to run an above-average risk of bipolar disorder and lupus as an adult? How about a boy with a good shot at having musical ability and dodging asthma, but who also would be predispos...
  • The Hidden Dangers Of Juuling

    The Hidden Dangers Of Juuling

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 2:24 AM EDT2018-04-18 06:24:33 GMT
    Photo courtesy of NBC News.Photo courtesy of NBC News.

    (NBC News)  A relatively new device has children vaping in school bathrooms, and many adults have no idea.

    (NBC News)  A relatively new device has children vaping in school bathrooms, and many adults have no idea.

  • Meth trafficker handed significant sentence

    Meth trafficker handed significant sentence

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 2:10 AM EDT2018-04-18 06:10:40 GMT

    CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas - A 44-year-old Richardson man has been ordered to federal prison following his conviction of possession with intent to distribute methamphetamine, announced U.S. Attorney Ryan K. Patrick.

    CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas - A 44-year-old Richardson man has been ordered to federal prison following his conviction of possession with intent to distribute methamphetamine, announced U.S. Attorney Ryan K. Patrick.

  • Korean leaders can discuss peace, but can't end Korean War

    Korean leaders can discuss peace, but can't end Korean War

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 2:02 AM EDT2018-04-18 06:02:18 GMT
    (CNN) Photo of South Korean armed forces.(CNN) Photo of South Korean armed forces.
    (CNN) Photo of South Korean armed forces.(CNN) Photo of South Korean armed forces.

    SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - President Donald Trump has given his "blessing" for North and South Korea to discuss the end of the Korean War amid a diplomatic push to end the North Korean nuclear standoff.

    SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - President Donald Trump has given his "blessing" for North and South Korea to discuss the end of the Korean War amid a diplomatic push to end the North Korean nuclear standoff.

  • Mother and her son talk to KRIS 6 News after their prom story goes viral

    Mother and her son talk to KRIS 6 News after their prom story goes viral

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 1:01 AM EDT2018-04-18 05:01:23 GMT

    A mother and her son talk to KRIS 6 News about their prom experience and their unforgettable night together. Joe Angel, a senior at Collegiate High School, knew he wanted to take his mom to prom since middle school.

    A mother and her son talk to KRIS 6 News about their prom experience and their unforgettable night together. Joe Angel, a senior at Collegiate High School, knew he wanted to take his mom to prom since middle school.

  • Internet falls in love with local teen who took his mother to prom

    Internet falls in love with local teen who took his mother to prom

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 12:40 AM EDT2018-04-18 04:40:59 GMT

    The internet has fallen in love with a local son who took his mother to his prom.  Joe Angel, a senior at Collegiate High School, posted photos with his mother at his prom on Twitter, and the photos have since been shared over 25,000 times and "liked" hundreds of thousands of times.  My mom had me at the age of 17 she dropped out of high school to focus on giving me her all. Last night I gave her the prom night she never had. pic.twitter.com/obsGzYxX8K — ...

    The internet has fallen in love with a local son who took his mother to his prom.  Joe Angel, a senior at Collegiate High School, posted photos with his mother at his prom on Twitter, and the photos have since been shared over 25,000 times and "liked" hundreds of thousands of times.  My mom had me at the age of 17 she dropped out of high school to focus on giving me her all. Last night I gave her the prom night she never had. pic.twitter.com/obsGzYxX8K — ...

  • More arrests made in London Estates double murder

    More arrests made in London Estates double murder

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 11:41 PM EDT2018-04-18 03:41:30 GMT
    Balchuck Murder Suspects (left to right): Trebor  Campbell Wheeler, Ausencio Acosta Jr.,and Adrian Olivarez.Balchuck Murder Suspects (left to right): Trebor Campbell Wheeler, Ausencio Acosta Jr.,and Adrian Olivarez.

    Nueces County Sheriffs have two more people in custody in connection with the London Estates double murder.

    Nueces County Sheriffs have two more people in custody in connection with the London Estates double murder.

  • Corpus Christi residents among 149 passengers on Southwest 1380

    Corpus Christi residents among 149 passengers on Southwest 1380

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 11:40 PM EDT2018-04-18 03:40:52 GMT

    Alfred Tumlinson and his wife were headed back to Corpus Christi after a week in New York City, but about 20 minutes into their flight from Laguardia to Dallas, the plane blew an engine at 32,000 feet.

    Alfred Tumlinson and his wife were headed back to Corpus Christi after a week in New York City, but about 20 minutes into their flight from Laguardia to Dallas, the plane blew an engine at 32,000 feet.

  • KRIS Communications will continue to televise high school football games next fall

    KRIS Communications will continue to televise high school football games next fall

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 10:27 PM EDT2018-04-18 02:27:06 GMT

    KRIS Communications announced Tuesday they would again televise select high school football games next fall. It all starts with the "KRIS 6 Kickoff Classic" August 30th when Carroll plays host to Gregory-Portland at Buc Stadium. "We are really excited to have this game on TV," said GP head coach Rick Rhoades. "I know our kids will be pumped and it should be a great game." Stay tuned for further announcements for more games on the upcoming tv schedu...

    KRIS Communications announced Tuesday they would again televise select high school football games next fall. It all starts with the "KRIS 6 Kickoff Classic" August 30th when Carroll plays host to Gregory-Portland at Buc Stadium. "We are really excited to have this game on TV," said GP head coach Rick Rhoades. "I know our kids will be pumped and it should be a great game." Stay tuned for further announcements for more games on the upcoming tv schedu...

  • Reaction to the death of former first lady Barbara Bush

    Reaction to the death of former first lady Barbara Bush

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 9:21 PM EDT2018-04-18 01:21:29 GMT

    Here is some reaction to the death of former first lady Barbara Bush, whom a family spokesman says died Tuesday:

    Here is some reaction to the death of former first lady Barbara Bush, whom a family spokesman says died Tuesday:

  • Former first lady Barbara Bush dies at age 92

    Former first lady Barbara Bush dies at age 92

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 8:02 PM EDT2018-04-18 00:02:29 GMT

    HOUSTON (AP) - Former first lady Barbara Bush has died. She was 92. A family spokesman says she died Tuesday. The snowy-haired Mrs. Bush was one of only two first ladies who was also the mother of a president.

    HOUSTON (AP) - Former first lady Barbara Bush has died. She was 92. A family spokesman says she died Tuesday. The snowy-haired Mrs. Bush was one of only two first ladies who was also the mother of a president.

  • Group asks city to take over Science and History Museum management

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 7:58 PM EDT2018-04-17 23:58:52 GMT

    The former executive director of the museum wants to replace the current management team. 

    The former executive director of the museum wants to replace the current management team. 

  • NationalMore>>

  • Columbine, Parkland students unite for voter registration

    Columbine, Parkland students unite for voter registration

    Thursday, April 19 2018 2:25 PM EDT2018-04-19 18:25:10 GMT
    Friday, April 20 2018 3:04 AM EDT2018-04-20 07:04:05 GMT
    (AP Phoot/David Zalubowski, File). FILE - In this March 14, 2018, file photograph, an orange ribbons adorns a fence after it was tied there by a student during a walkout to protest gun violence on the soccer field behind Columbine High School in Little...(AP Phoot/David Zalubowski, File). FILE - In this March 14, 2018, file photograph, an orange ribbons adorns a fence after it was tied there by a student during a walkout to protest gun violence on the soccer field behind Columbine High School in Little...
    While students across US plan walkouts for Columbine anniversary, a quiet day of service planned for students at Colorado school.
    While students across US plan walkouts for Columbine anniversary, a quiet day of service planned for students at Colorado school.
  • Judge to hear arguments about delaying Stormy Daniels case

    Judge to hear arguments about delaying Stormy Daniels case

    Friday, April 20 2018 2:22 AM EDT2018-04-20 06:22:49 GMT
    Friday, April 20 2018 3:03 AM EDT2018-04-20 07:03:45 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, file). FILE - In this April 16, 2018, file photo, adult film actress Stormy Daniels speaks outside federal court in New York. A federal judge is set to hear arguments about whether to delay the case of Daniels, who claims she h...(AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, file). FILE - In this April 16, 2018, file photo, adult film actress Stormy Daniels speaks outside federal court in New York. A federal judge is set to hear arguments about whether to delay the case of Daniels, who claims she h...
    President Donald Trump's lawyer, whose office was raided by the FBI last week, is seeking to delay a court case brought by a porn actress who claims she had an affair with the president.
    President Donald Trump's lawyer, whose office was raided by the FBI last week, is seeking to delay a court case brought by a porn actress who claims she had an affair with the president.
  • As Prince's health waned, alarm grew in inner circle

    As Prince's health waned, alarm grew in inner circle

    Friday, April 20 2018 2:13 AM EDT2018-04-20 06:13:16 GMT
    Friday, April 20 2018 3:03 AM EDT2018-04-20 07:03:36 GMT
    (Carver County Sheriff's Office via AP). In this image made from surveillance video provided Thursday, April 19, 2018, by the Carver County Sheriff's Office, as part of an investigative file into Prince's death, the superstar, center, enters a clinic o...(Carver County Sheriff's Office via AP). In this image made from surveillance video provided Thursday, April 19, 2018, by the Carver County Sheriff's Office, as part of an investigative file into Prince's death, the superstar, center, enters a clinic o...
    Investigative files in Prince's death show that members of his inner circle were growing increasingly alarmed about an opioid addition as his health waned in the final days of his life, and that they sought help.
    Investigative files in Prince's death show that members of his inner circle were growing increasingly alarmed about an opioid addition as his health waned in the final days of his life, and that they sought help.
  • EntertainmentMore>>

  • Mom who lost pink house, court case hopes for box office win

    Mom who lost pink house, court case hopes for box office win

    Friday, April 20 2018 2:13 AM EDT2018-04-20 06:13:30 GMT
    Friday, April 20 2018 3:03 AM EDT2018-04-20 07:03:50 GMT
    A Supreme Court case that involved a Connecticut woman and her little pink house is now a movie.
    A Supreme Court case that involved a Connecticut woman and her little pink house is now a movie.
  • Judge to hear arguments about delaying Stormy Daniels case

    Judge to hear arguments about delaying Stormy Daniels case

    Friday, April 20 2018 2:22 AM EDT2018-04-20 06:22:49 GMT
    Friday, April 20 2018 3:03 AM EDT2018-04-20 07:03:45 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, file). FILE - In this April 16, 2018, file photo, adult film actress Stormy Daniels speaks outside federal court in New York. A federal judge is set to hear arguments about whether to delay the case of Daniels, who claims she h...(AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, file). FILE - In this April 16, 2018, file photo, adult film actress Stormy Daniels speaks outside federal court in New York. A federal judge is set to hear arguments about whether to delay the case of Daniels, who claims she h...
    President Donald Trump's lawyer, whose office was raided by the FBI last week, is seeking to delay a court case brought by a porn actress who claims she had an affair with the president.
    President Donald Trump's lawyer, whose office was raided by the FBI last week, is seeking to delay a court case brought by a porn actress who claims she had an affair with the president.
  • As Prince's health waned, alarm grew in inner circle

    As Prince's health waned, alarm grew in inner circle

    Friday, April 20 2018 2:13 AM EDT2018-04-20 06:13:16 GMT
    Friday, April 20 2018 3:03 AM EDT2018-04-20 07:03:36 GMT
    (Carver County Sheriff's Office via AP). In this image made from surveillance video provided Thursday, April 19, 2018, by the Carver County Sheriff's Office, as part of an investigative file into Prince's death, the superstar, center, enters a clinic o...(Carver County Sheriff's Office via AP). In this image made from surveillance video provided Thursday, April 19, 2018, by the Carver County Sheriff's Office, as part of an investigative file into Prince's death, the superstar, center, enters a clinic o...
    Investigative files in Prince's death show that members of his inner circle were growing increasingly alarmed about an opioid addition as his health waned in the final days of his life, and that they sought help.
    Investigative files in Prince's death show that members of his inner circle were growing increasingly alarmed about an opioid addition as his health waned in the final days of his life, and that they sought help.
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