Houston and Texas Four men charged in trafficking protected snapping turtles 2017-04-28T02:33:22.000000000+00:00 Federal investigators have broken up a ring that was illegally trafficking alligator snapping turtles from Texas, the U.S. Attorney's Office for the Eastern District of Texas said Thursday. Louisiana 8th-grader catches a monster blue fin tuna in the Green Canyon Gulf of Mexico 2017-04-27T21:03:26.000000000+00:00 A Louisiana family is swimming in tuna steaks following a massive catch in the Gulf of Mexico over the weekend. Authorities searching for five suspects tied to area bank robberies 2017-04-27T20:53:34.000000000+00:00 The FBI Violent Crime Task Force is searching for five robbers involved in a bank heist Thursday afternoon in southwest Houston. Police investigate second officer-involved shooting in 4 hours 2017-04-27T20:32:04.000000000+00:00 Authorities are investigating the second officer-involved shooting in four hours, according to Houston Police Department. Crews battling golf course grass fire in SW Harris County 2017-04-27T19:28:54.000000000+00:00 Fire crews battled a golf course grass fire Thursday afternoon in southwest Harris County. Machete-wielding man shot by police in north Houston 2017-04-27T18:07:39.000000000+00:00 One person was wounded Thursday in an officer-involved shooting in north Houston. Interstate 45 reopens hours after too-tall truck crashed into bridge near downtown 2017-04-27T17:10:13.000000000+00:00 The North Freeway reopened at 3 p.m. after it was shut down for more than three hours, narrowly averting a commuting nightmare. The southbound lanes in the downtown area were completely shut down after a big rig with a too-tall load crashed into the Hogan overpass bridge about 11:30 a.m., Texas D... Report: shots fired from car near University of Texas at Austin 2017-04-27T16:12:12.000000000+00:00 Shots were fired from a white sedan near the University of Texas at Austin's campus, police said Thursday morning. No one was injured, according to local reports. Judge increases bail in Jack-in-the-Box shooting 2017-04-27T15:41:36.000000000+00:00 Two teens accused of getting into a shootout with police during a robbery of a Jack-in-the-Box in northwest Harris County will likely remain in jail after a judge raised the bail on one and held the other without bond. Reports: Ex-Texas kindergarten teacher had sex with 4 high school students, 2 at the same time 2017-04-27T14:47:37.000000000+00:00 A former Hudson ISD kindergarten teacher arrested Saturday admits to having sex with four high school students - two at the same time - according to local reports.