Corpus Christi

Driver killed after veering off road and hitting tree

CORPUS CHRISTI (KIII NEWS) - Corpus Christi police say a 36-year old man was driving northbound on the Crosstown Expressway near 16th Street when he …

What Were the Major Events of the Mexican-American War?

The Mexican-American War (1846-1848) was a brutal conflict between neighbors largely sparked by the US annexation of Texas and desire to take western …

Mexico

Artificial Kidneys Are One Step Closer to Becoming a Reality

CORPUS CHRISTI (KIII NEWS) - On Dr. Is In, Dr. Silverman explains how artificial kidneys are one step closer to becoming a reality.<p>© 2017 KIII-TV

City paying close to $9 million to clean up after Harvey

CORPUS CHRISTI (KIII NEWS) - At Corpus Christi City Hall.<p>Officials are estimating the total cost of brush cleanup following hurricane Harvey to be …

Steven 'Blue Jay' Presley keeps music alive

CORPUS CHRISTI (KIII NEWS) - A story of one man who has known difficult times on the street and faces impossible changes every day finds a silver …

Medicine

We break down a busy Friday in the High School Football Playoffs

<b>30-5A GAMES AT A GLANCE</b><p><b>CLASS 5A</b><p><b>DIVISION I</b><p><b>MISSION VETERANS MEMORIAL AT FLOUR BLUFF</b><p><b>When:</b> 7:30 p.m. Friday<p><b>Where:</b> Hornet Stadium<p><b>Records:</b> Mission Memorial …

College Football

Help spread Christmas cheer to children in need

CORPUS CHRISTI (KIII NEWS) - South Side Calavera's goal is to see children in need smile for the holiday season.<p>The motorcycle club will kick off …

Christmas

Detained Venezuelan-U.S. Citgo executives to be tried as 'traitors': Maduro

WASHINGTON/CARACAS (Reuters) - Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro said on Wednesday that Venezuelan-American executives at refiner Citgo who were arrested in a corruption sweep this week would be tried as "corrupt, thieving traitors" despite a request by the United States to free them.<p>Five of six …

Venezuela

Corpus Christi resident decorates Hurricane Harvey debris pile for the holidays

Reading on your phone? It's better with the app. Download the KRIS 6 News Mobile App for iOS/iPhone here and for Android here.<p><i>Apple, the Apple logo,</i> …

Man pleads guilty to trafficking box turtles to Corpus Christi

CLOSE<p>The Texas State Aquarium expanded its Wildlife Rescue & Recovery Center to handle an increasing number of injured and stranded sea turtles.<p>A …

Crime

Corpus Christi makes Pixar's list of cities to screen "Coco" in Spanish

Many South Texas families will be headed to the movie theater today to get a first look at Pixar's latest animated film "Coco".<p>The film brings an …

Dia de los Muertos

Marine Corps pilot, young sons, thankful after crash landing on Annapolis highway

The engine of the recreational airplane trembled a half-mile above the gray Chesapeake Bay. The pilot checked his flight instruments and glanced at …

Aviation

City distributes free grease containers to residents

CORPUS CHRISTI (KIII NEWS) - The City of Corpus Christi's Utilities Department provided free grease containers Wednesday as a tool to easily dispose …

#TBT: Gobblers paraded through Cuero during 1930s Turkey Trot

CLOSE<p>Can turkeys really drown because they look up when it rains? Find out the answers to turkey myths before stuffing yourself on Thanksgiving.<p>How's …

CCPD investigating fatal crash off of the Crosstown Expressway

CORPUS CHRISTI -<p>Corpus Christi police are investigating a major fatal accident this Thanksgiving evening.<p>The crash happened around 6:25 p.m. along …

Policing

Burn victim lends a hand to recovering 3-year-old

CORPUS CHRISTI -<p>In August, KRIS 6 News told you about a little girl who was severely burned in a barbecue pit accident. One of our viewers saw that …

Shoppers hungry for good deals during Thanksgiving

CLOSE<p>Shopping centers in the Coastal Bend are gearing up for scores of Black Thursday and Black Friday bargain hunters. Thousands of shoppers are …

Shopping

Vattman's 103rd annual Thanksgiving Day Picnic

CORPUS CHRISTI (KIII NEWS) - Residents of the small community of Vattman, near Kingsville, Texas, spent Wednesday preparing for their 103rd annual …

Thanksgiving

Runners prepare for the 36th annual Turkey Chase

CORPUS CHRISTI (KIII NEWS) - The 36th annual Turkey Chase helps raise money for charity along with making room for your Thanksgiving feast!<p>The run is …

Family gives update on Henry Garrett's surgery, gives appreciation for prayers

Former Mayor Henry Garrett through the years<p>Posted!<p>A link has been posted to your Facebook feed.<p>Buy Photo<p>Buy Photo<p>Buy Photo<p>Buy Photo<p>Buy Photo<p>Buy Photo<p>…

Murder suspect makes first court appearance after turning self in

CORPUS CHRISTI (KIII NEWS) - 43-year-old Pamela Duhart appeared before Judge Julianne Rivera in the Nueces County Courthouse Wednesday morning after …

Crime

Here's a list of restaurants open on Thanksgiving in Corpus Christi

CLOSE<p>You don't have to wait until Thanksgiving to get our biggest paper of the year. It's stuffed with deals and gift ideas.<p>Some enjoy gathering at …

Thanksgiving

There’s a third-world America that no one notices

<i>Parker Abt is a research fellow at the University of Pennsylvania’s Andrea Mitchell Center for the Study of Democracy.</i><p>In the aftermath of Hurricane Maria, Americans in Puerto Rico have spent weeks without reliable access to clean water, electricity and cellphone service. The conditions on the …

Opinion

What Harvey Taught Us: Lessons From the Energy Industry

The last week of August 2017 will remain etched in Houston’s memory for a long time to come. The week started with a total solar eclipse that captured the nation’s imagination. Then, Harvey made landfall on Aug. 25.<p>Dumping more than 51 inches of rain in some areas, Harvey gave new meaning to …

Hurricane Sandy

Texas Rangers: Expect the return to Arlington to be bad for Yuli Gurriel

Congratulations, Yuli Gurriel. You are a World Series champion in your first full MLB season. You were hyped in last year’s international free agent …

Major League Baseball

Four U.S. Citizens Are Among Those Venezuela Detained for Alleged Graft at Citgo

CARACAS, Venezuela—American citizens were among the executives at Citgo Petroleum Corp. that the Venezuelan intelligence agency arrested here on Tuesday, a development likely to exacerbate strains between Washington and Caracas.<p>Venezuela arrested six top executives of the U.S. subsidiary of …

World News

Ocelots try to survive in a world that barely knows they exist

The rare cats are among the rarest mammals in the Southwest, living a life of mystery in the borderland shadows as their habitat disappears.

News (U.S.)

Search

If you visited my grandma’s house in the small town of Corpus Christi, Texas on Thanksgiving, you would hear the unmistakable sound of fireworks …

Guns

Save 20 Percent on Room Rates With Hilton November 2017 in Seven States

You can save 20 percent on room rates at Hilton hotel properties in seven states if you book your reservations only now through Friday, November 24, …

Hospitality

Fed. Judge blocks Texas ban of common abortion procedure

Fed. Judge blocks Texas ban of common abortion procedure - KRISTV.com | Continuous News Coverage | Corpus Christi

Rights & Freedoms