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HARVEY 2017 –  SUPPORT & RELIEF EFFORTS TO VOLUNTEER TO HELP WITH RELIEF AND RECOVERY EFFORTS: HTTPS://GOO.GL/FORMS/NZGSAFSQXGVO1PG62 Tax-exempt charities that have indicated they are accepting Harvey-specific donations include: Greater Houston Community Foundation Hurricane Harvey Relief Fund: Visit the GHCF website -> https://ghcf.org/ Baker Ripley (formerly Neighborhood Centers): https://www.bakerripley.org/get-involved/donate United Way Houston: http://unitedwayhouston.org/flood or Text UWFLOOD to 41444 Houston Food Bank: 832-369-9390 / houstonfoodbank.org / DONATE: http://www.houstonfoodbank.org/donate/  Interfaith Ministries: https://www.imgh.org/ Coalition for the Homeless: http://www.homelesshouston.org/ Red Cross: https://www.redcross.org/donate/hurricane-harvey / Call 1-800-RED CROSS /  Text HARVEY to 90999 to make a $10 donation Americares (http://www.americares.org/): https://secure.americares.org/site/Donation2 Catholic Charities (CCUSA’s disaster-specific website): https://catholiccharities.org/donate-now-and-help-our-neighbors-recover-from-disaster/ / Text 71777 to donate Global Giving. To make a financial…

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Big Rig Crash News Videos 

East Loop Big Rig Crashes Into Overhead Sign

A frightening moment captured by Carlos Escobedo on the East Loop this afternoon in Houston.  A big rig traveling with it’s bucket in the raised position slams into the freeway signage, tumbling the structure to the roadway in a tangled mess. The big rig fell and skidded on it’s side, dragging pieces, before coming to a stop.  Metal can be seen flying over Mr. Escobedo’s truck as the accident occurs.    Video Captured By: Carlos Escobedo The East Loop northbound lanes are shutdown at Market Street. Cleanup will take authorities…

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Shooting News Videos 

Police Shoot and Kill Suspect: HOUSTON

HURNEWS Exclusive Video provided by: Ruben Gomez Suspect shot and killed 9500 block Airline near West Mount Houston. Suspect was driving a truck that was reported stolen from Morgan Air Services in the Garden Oak area. It was tracked via the GPS equipment on-board. Police open fire on the suspect after they felt threatened.

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Videos 

Child Left In Hot Car: Spring Branch (Houston)

Video Submitted by HURNews Member: Ohhellnola Damadelos Cupones A mother is confronted by a bystander, after she allegedly left a crying child strapped into a car seat in the back of a hot vehicle. The witness states that the mother way away for more than 10 minutes inside a local Spring Branch convenience store while the young child loudly cried. The temperature in the Houston area was 100+ degrees on this day.  

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Houston Freeway News Videos 

Endangerment: Driver With Young Child On Lap

HURNews Reporter Rob Jorge captured this footage. A driver was recorded driving on I-10 East, heading into Downtown Houston, with a young child sitting on their lap. This child would be severely injured if not killed if an accident were to occur or if an sudden stop was required.  Traffic on the freeway was traveling in excess of 65 MPH during the filming of this video. If you know recognize this vehicle, please contact us to assist authorities with contacting this person. Follow Us On Twitter @HURNewsTX

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Police Chase News Videos 

Police Chase: Sugarland Police Pursue Stolen Car

PART 1 PART 2 Video Uploaded by HURNews Admin Rob Jorge “A car was stolen from Walmart. He lead them on a high speed chase (95mph) going the wrong way on Eldridge. He ran over the curb at the corner of Bournewood and Barrowgate but did not hit the house. He was arrested at the scene.” Eyewitness Nate Hodges  Follow Us On Twitter @HURNewsHTX

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Scam Artist News Videos 

Scam Artist Panhandler: I-10 @ Silber

Local Gypsy Scam Artist are confronted about their scam in a local parking lot. The man claims to not speak any English, but leaves when threatened with the Police being called. This group has been spotted in multiple locations around the Greater Houston Area and have been reported to be very confrontational on more than one occasion when food is offered to their children. Video Submitted by HURNews Admin Rob Jorge

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