KETK | East Texas News, Weather and Sports | Tyler, Longview, Jacksonville http://www.ketknbc.com/feeds/news.rss en Violent Kaufman Co. man wanted by authorities http://www.ketknbc.com/news/violent-kaufman-co-man-wanted-by-authorities <p>The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) has added Rodney Dewayne Wynn, 34, to the Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitives list, and a cash reward up to $5,000 is now being offered for information leading to his arrest.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-mobile"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Promote to Mobile </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-breaking"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Breaking News </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ketknbc.com/news/violent-kaufman-co-man-wanted-by-authorities" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Statewide News Tue, 16 Sep 2014 15:27:33 +0000 mwesp 149878 at http://www.ketknbc.com Neglected dog gets 2nd chance at life thanks to ETX police officer http://www.ketknbc.com/news/crimewatch/neglected-dog-gets-2nd-chance-at-life-thanks-to-et <p> Thanks to an officer with the Hallsville Police Department, the life of a neglected dog has been spared and he is in the process of getting ready for adoption.</p><div class="field field-type-text field-field-mobile"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Promote to Mobile </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-breaking"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ketknbc.com/news/crimewatch/neglected-dog-gets-2nd-chance-at-life-thanks-to-et" target="_blank">read more</a></p> CrimeWatch Local News Tue, 16 Sep 2014 15:15:28 +0000 rroy 149861 at http://www.ketknbc.com Adrian Peterson: Not a child abuser, but sorry about 'hurt I have brought' to son http://www.ketknbc.com/news/adrian-peterson-not-a-child-abuser-but-sorry-about <p>Minnesota Vikings star Adrian Peterson said Monday that he is &quot;not a perfect parent, but I am, without a doubt, not a child abuser.&quot;</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-mobile"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-breaking"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ketknbc.com/news/adrian-peterson-not-a-child-abuser-but-sorry-about" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News National News Tue, 16 Sep 2014 14:30:53 +0000 jjacobson@ketknbc.com 149876 at http://www.ketknbc.com Grand jury gets more time in Ferguson police shooting case http://www.ketknbc.com/news/grand-jury-gets-more-time-in-ferguson-police-shoot <p>A grand jury in Missouri now has more time decide whether Ferguson police Officer Darren Wilson should be charged for the shooting death of teenager Michael Brown.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-mobile"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-breaking"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ketknbc.com/news/grand-jury-gets-more-time-in-ferguson-police-shoot" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News National News Tue, 16 Sep 2014 14:29:23 +0000 jjacobson@ketknbc.com 149875 at http://www.ketknbc.com Wildfires threaten thousands in Northern California Wildfires raced across Northern California overnight, charring at least 9,00 http://www.ketknbc.com/news/wildfires-threaten-thousands-in-northern-californi <p>Wildfires raced across Northern California overnight, charring at least 9,000 acres and forcing thousands from their homes, fire officials said.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-mobile"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-breaking"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ketknbc.com/news/wildfires-threaten-thousands-in-northern-californi" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News National News Tue, 16 Sep 2014 14:28:03 +0000 jjacobson@ketknbc.com 149874 at http://www.ketknbc.com Man shot from behind by police, family says; prosecutors: he lunged with sword http://www.ketknbc.com/news/man-shot-from-behind-by-police-family-says-prosecu <p>To hear prosecutors tell it, Darrien Hunt lunged at officers with a &quot;samurai-type sword&quot; before he was killed.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-mobile"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-breaking"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ketknbc.com/news/man-shot-from-behind-by-police-family-says-prosecu" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News National News Tue, 16 Sep 2014 14:26:36 +0000 jjacobson@ketknbc.com 149873 at http://www.ketknbc.com UPS plans huge boost in holiday hiring http://www.ketknbc.com/news/ups-plans-huge-boost-in-holiday-hiring <p>UPS is going to make it a happy holiday for lots of people looking for work.</p> <p> The parcel delivery service plans to hire up to 95,000 seasonal employees this holiday season, nearly double last year&#39;s total of 55,000.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-mobile"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-breaking"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ketknbc.com/news/ups-plans-huge-boost-in-holiday-hiring" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News National News Tue, 16 Sep 2014 14:23:55 +0000 kglavin 149872 at http://www.ketknbc.com War against ISIS: What does Rand Paul's 'yes' mean? http://www.ketknbc.com/news/war-against-isis-what-does-rand-pauls-yes-mean <p>Sen. Rand Paul has gotten questions from the media lately at nearly every stop and in almost every interview about where he stands on combating the threat of ISIS.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-mobile"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-breaking"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ketknbc.com/news/war-against-isis-what-does-rand-pauls-yes-mean" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News National News Tue, 16 Sep 2014 13:57:04 +0000 kglavin 149871 at http://www.ketknbc.com Too liberal vs. too conservative in Iowa Senate race http://www.ketknbc.com/news/too-liberal-vs-too-conservative-in-iowa-senate-rac <p>Joni Ernst takes running for Senate literally. Try keeping up with her as she races through a rainy parade. It&#39;s a workout.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-mobile"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-breaking"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ketknbc.com/news/too-liberal-vs-too-conservative-in-iowa-senate-rac" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News National News Tue, 16 Sep 2014 13:54:33 +0000 kglavin 149869 at http://www.ketknbc.com Murder suspect waives jury trial, will plead to manslaughter http://www.ketknbc.com/news/murder-suspect-waives-jury-trial-will-plead-to-man <p>A Longview man arrested in 2011 and accused of murder waived his right to a jury trial Monday, in what both defense and prosecution attorneys said was the prelude to a 12-year, manslaughter plea agreement.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-mobile"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-breaking"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ketknbc.com/news/murder-suspect-waives-jury-trial-will-plead-to-man" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Longview Tue, 16 Sep 2014 13:53:44 +0000 jragland 149868 at http://www.ketknbc.com