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Women's desire for sex is complicated

click2houston.com — What makes a woman want to have sex isn't totally hormonal, as it can be with men. Instead, women need a lot more to be turned on, according to a study published in the Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism. "Women's interest in sex is extre...

Lanes flooding after water main break

click2houston.com — We often hear the names Angelina Jolie and Madonna when it comes to celebrity adoptions, but several other stars have adopted children, too. In honor of National Adoption Day on Saturday, here's a look at some of them.
Nov 22, 2014

RT @KPRCLocal2: NEW TODAY: Water main break floods Richmond Ave @ Sage Rd. Live updates on Local 2 News Today. bit.ly/1qO1rSS pic.twitter.com/QR976TkYVY

Florida State gunman sent package to Houston, officials say

click2houston.com — Myron May was no stranger to the Bayou City. Long before authorities said he opened fire in a Florida State University Library and wounded three people, May worked in Houston at Kennard Law. "When I think of Myron May, I think of someone who dedicated his life to helping others," said Alfonso Kennard Jr., May's former boss.
Nov 21, 2014

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Amber Alert issued for 6-month-old missing from Galveston

click2houston.com — Texas Center for the Missing has issued an Amber Alert for a 6 -month-old child who went missing from Galveston. The child is a black male last seen wearing a dark blue onesie with light blue trim and a Snoopy character on it, and white socks. He has black hair and brown eyes.
Nov 21, 2014

Did u get an AmberAlert on ur phone for a baby in Galveston-Turns out it was a hoax! click2houston.com/news/amber-ale… Amber Alert CANCELED @KPRCLocal2

Multiple people injured after big rig & school bus collide

click2houston.com — We often hear the names Angelina Jolie and Madonna when it comes to celebrity adoptions, but several other stars have adopted children, too. In honor of National Adoption Day on Saturday, here's a look at some of them.
Nov 21, 2014

RT @KPRCLocal2: Multiple people injured after big rig & school bus collide bit.ly/1qJABeN #HouNews #KPRC

Tonight at 10: Best Paying Houston Employer This Holiday Season

click2houston.com — Looking for a job to score some extra holiday cash? Local 2's done the work for you. Tonight at 10, from fast food, fine dining and grocery stores...find out which Houston employer is paying the most money.
Nov 20, 2014

RT @aaronwische: TONIGHT AT 10 ON @KPRCLocal2: Need a job? @KPRCAmyDavis reveals which local companies pay the most for entry level click2houston.com/news/tonight-a…

Nov 20, 2014

RT @aaronwische: TONIGHT AT 10 ON @KPRCLocal2: Need a job? @KPRCAmyDavis reveals which local companies pay the most for entry level click2houston.com/news/tonight-a…

WATCH LIVE: President Obama to address nation on immigration plan

click2houston.com — WASHINGTON - Brushing aside Republican outrage, President Barack Obama is ordering far-reaching changes to the nation's immigration laws that will allow nearly 5 million people now here illegally to avoid deportation. The administration is also setting new enforcement priorities that could make it easier for many more to stay.

Dad accused of forcing boy to live in box found not guilty

click2houston.com — A jury has returned with a verdict in the trial of a Galveston man accused of locking his son in a wooden box. David Wieseckel has been found not guilty. Wieseckel was charged with three counts of injury to a child and one count of unlawful restraint.

"Biggest Loser" trainer Jessie Pavelka talks with KPRC Local 2

click2houston.com — They are former athletes, including NFL players and Olympic gold medalists, and they all have one goal -- to change their lives! The 16th season of "The Biggest Loser: The Glory Days" is running now on KPRC Local 2 on Thursdays, and Jessie Pavelka, a Texas native, is one of the trainers.
Nov 20, 2014

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FBCSO: Man connected to home invasion caught by after 14-mile car chase

click2houston.com — A man connected to a home robbery was captured and arrested after a 14-mile chase in Houston, according to the Fort Bend County Sheriff's Office. Deputies said the home invasion happened early Tuesday morning in the 22000 block of Piper Terrace Lane in the Katy area.
Nov 20, 2014

RT @KPRCLocal2: FBCSO: Man connected to home invasion caught by after 14-mile car chase bit.ly/11zmMTP #HouNews #KPRC

'Biggest Loser' trainer Jessie Pavelka talks Texas roots, fitness

click2houston.com — Jessie Pavelka, trainer on NBC's 'The Biggest Loser,' stopped by the Local 2 studios to talk about his Texas roots, how he got into fitness for a career and the hit TV show.

Mark Boyle makes tamales with the experts

click2houston.com — A TEX-MEX TRADITION IS ON THE LINE TODAY. THE CHEFS ARE COMPETING FOR THE TITLES OF HOTTEST TAMALE IN TOWN. TAMALE FESTIVAL HOUSTON IS JUST A COUPLE WEEKS AWAY, CELEBRATING ALL THINGS TAMALES. MARK BOYLE IS ON THIS ASSIGNMENT THIS MORNING, LIVE AT CALIENTE HOUSTON. LISTEN HERE.

'Tamale expert' Mark Boyle previews Tamale Festival Houston

click2houston.com — This time of year it's not just all about pumpkin pie -- people in Houston want to get their hands on some delicious tamales! As crews prepare for Tamale Festival Houston, our in-house "tamale expert" went to downtown Houston to give us a preview of what we can expect.
Nov 20, 2014

'Tamale expert' Mark Boyle previews Tamale Festival Houston | News - Home click2houston.com/news/tamale-ex…

FBI: Crips gang member wanted in robbery of Pasadena credit union

click2houston.com — Authorities are looking for a dangerous criminal they say took part in the robbery of a credit union in Pasadena. Sonny Floyd Pervis is a wanted man and authorities are hoping to get him off the street as soon as possible. Authorities say Pervis is a member of the "52 Hoover Gangster Crips" and has a lengthy criminal history.

Houstonia magazine talks about 100 things every Houstonian must do

click2houston.com — WELCOME BACK. HOUSTONIAN IS FOCUSING ON 100 THINGS EVERY HOUSTONIAN MUST DO. WE ARE HIGHLIGHTING FIVE MOVIES EVERY HOUSTONIAN MUST SEE AND FIVE BOOKS EVERY HOUSTONIAN MUST READ. JOINING US NOW ARE ARTS EDITOR MICHAEL HARDY AND FEATURES EDITOR KATHERINE SHUKA, GOOD TO SEE YOU BOTH.
Nov 20, 2014

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Houston Police have cell phone surveillance program

click2houston.com — Each time you take out your cell phone, it's not just the NSA that could be tracking your calls, your texts and your location. Council records show the City of Houston purchased "covert surveillance technology," but city officials will not talk about it or what it can do.