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3 African-Americans on 12-person grand jury weighing Ferguson shooting case


FERGUSON, Missouri (CNN) -- Ever since it happened, race has been front-and-center in the vigorous debate over the fatal shooting of African-American teenager Michael Brown by a white police officer.Could it also factor into those 12 people now deciding whether that Ferguson, Missouri, officer will face charges in the 18-year-old's death?We may never know. That's because the St. Louis County grand jury weighing the case meets, per established rules, in private.Still, at least we found out Fri... More>>

Shooting Suspect Leads CCPD Officers On Chase Toward Border Video included

Two people were shot on Friday night and the suspect then lead police on a high speed car chase that ended down by the Sarita Border Patrol checkpoint. But the search for the shooter is far from over. More>>

Corpus Christi 7 Day Film Project Screening Video included

Production has wrapped and the films are in the can and ready to be screened! Saturday morning, 7 Day Film Project organizer Omar Becerra joined 3 News Anchor Michael Gibson to talk about those local movies. 36 entries still left in the running for a number of awards up for grabs. More>>

South Texas Gardener On Potting Soil Video included

The South Texas Gardener talks about the importance of using the right kind of potting soil to ensure your plants will be healthy. More>>

Driver Crashes Truck Into Home Video included

A driver crashed their truck through a fence and then a home on Retta street around one in the morning on Saturday. Police are still searching for that driver after they took off on foot from the scene. No one was injured in this incident. More>>

Car Crashes Into Police Officer's Patrol Unit Video included

Early Saturday morning a driver plowed her car into the back of a patrol officers car at SPID and Crosstown. The officer was helping warn drivers about a wreck when her car was hit from behind. Luckily, no one was injured in the accident. More>>

Police Investigating Multiple Shooting Video included


Two people were shot in what police are calling a domestic disturbance. One man is critical condition following the shooting. A female is in stable condition. The suspected shooter fled the scene and lead police on a high speed chase that, at last report, had made it's way to the Sarita area. More>>

Special Patients From Driscoll Hospital Reunite With Hospital Personnel Video included


Patients with Driscoll Children's Hospital's Craniofacial and Cleft Center held a reunion at the Corpus Christi Museum of Science and History Friday. The young patients got to reunite with the hospital staff that helped change their lives. More>>

End of Summer Vacation Comes with Back-to-School Traffic Dangers Video included

It's the last day of summer for many students in the Coastal Bend, but there are some sobering statistics dealing with the number of crashes, deaths and injuries in school zones that parents should keep in mind. More>>