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Couple charged in beatings that blinded 2-year-old

Couple charged in beatings that blinded 2-year-old

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; a southeast Houston man is accused of causing so many injuries to his 2-year-old stepdaughter that she was blinded because of the physical abuse, Harris County prosecutors said.

How to prevent tax identity theft

Bob and Jen chat with Mechele Mills, President/CEO at Better Business Bureau Serving Central East Texas. For more information click here.
UT System Launches Interactive Salary and Debt Database

UT System Launches Interactive Salary and Debt Database

Touting it as a first-of-its-kind higher ed gadget, the University of Texas System on Thursday launched a new interactive website that includes salary and debt information for graduates of its institutions after one year and five years in the w
Boeing 'brew-ha'

Boeing 'brew-ha'

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; a battle is brewing over who gets to display the Air Force One jet aboard which President Lyndon B. Johnson took the oath of office.
Corpse discovered in Houston Ship Channel

Corpse discovered in Houston Ship Channel

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; police are investigating the death of a man whose body was discovered on Monday in the Houston Ship Channel.

ETL: Earth From Space at Discovery Science Place

Smithsonian Curator Andrew K. Johnston stops by KETK for a chat with Bob and Jenn. Johnston's exhibit, Earth From Space, is currently at Discovery Science Place in Tyler.
Texas public education tops debate in campaigns

Texas public education tops debate in campaigns

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; public schools are shaping up to become the top issue in the 2014 election campaigns, with Democrats complaining about Republican budget cuts and conservatives calling for more choice and less government invo
The 2014 Election Brackets

The 2014 Election Brackets

These brackets — borrowed without apology from college basketball's March Madness brackets — offer a guide to the 2014 elections, beginning with candidate filings (now complete) and documenting the step-by-step journey through t

Dogs who killed homeless woman will be euthanized

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; Houston authorities have impounded a second pit bull involved in a weekend mauling that killed a homeless woman, and the dogs' owner has received multiple citations for improper care of the animals.

Men's Wearhouse boosts bid for Jos. A. Bank

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; Men's Wearhouse is raising its offer for Jos. A. Bank Clothiers to about $1.61 billion and taking the bid directly to its rival's shareholders. It also plans to nominate two people to the Jos. A.
Federal lawsuit: Texas police chief tormented man during affair with his wife

Federal lawsuit: Texas police chief tormented man during affair with his wife

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; a Louisiana physician who claims he endured police harassment while his wife was having an affair with a Texas police chief is suing a group of officials in federal court.
FSA accepting emergency farm loan applications

FSA accepting emergency farm loan applications

Applications for emergency farm loans are being accepted at the Farm Service Agency office in Tyler.
S.A. girl hit by stray bullet while watching fireworks

S.A. girl hit by stray bullet while watching fireworks

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; a 9-year-old girl watching a fireworks display was hit by a stray bullet near her home on the near Northwest Side, police said.

Liberty County boy found hanged in family barn

The Houston Chronicle is reporting: Liberty County sheriff's detectives are investigating the death of a teenager who was found hanging in a barn.
Alternative transportation for East Texans on New Year's Eve

Alternative transportation for East Texans on New Year's Eve

Many East Texans will be out celebrating this New Year's Eve this evening.