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UT Tyler Online Undergraduate Nursing Programming nationally recognized

UT Tyler Online Undergraduate Nursing Programming nationally recognized

 The University of Texas at Tyler online nursing programming has achieved national recognition, Dr. Yong Tai Wang, College of Nursing and Health Sciences dean, announced.
Facebook makes it easier to ignore people and pages

Facebook makes it easier to ignore people and pages

 Facebook is giving its users more control over the posts and people they see most in their news feeds.
Smith Co. hosts event to help residents recover unclaimed cash

Smith Co. hosts event to help residents recover unclaimed cash

Smith County residents who think — or hope — they might have some money waiting in the state’s Unclaimed Property database can search the list at an event hosted by the Texas Comptroller’s office and Smith County Treasur
Taylor Swift takes over the world

Taylor Swift takes over the world

 It didn't seem like Taylor Swift could get any bigger.
Robert Downey Jr., Kelly Rowland welcome new arrivals

Robert Downey Jr., Kelly Rowland welcome new arrivals

 The newest star of Robert Downey Jr.'s family also happens to be a newborn.

SPECIAL REPORT: Deep in the heart of Texas

Dr. Denton Cooley is one of the most respected heart surgeons in the world.
Tony Awards Fast Facts

Tony Awards Fast Facts

 Here's a look at the Tony Awards. Nominations for the 2015 Tony Awards will be announced on April 28, 2015 from New York City.
Lupita Nyong'o: 'I haven't figured out how to be a celebrity'

Lupita Nyong'o: 'I haven't figured out how to be a celebrity'

 Lupita Nyong'o is one of Glamour magazine's Women of the Year.

College athlete achieves dying wish to play basketball season opener

Basketball might be a team sport, but Mount St. Joseph University freshman Lauren Hill was clearly the star of the court Sunday in Ohio's Cintas Center in Cincinnati.
She lost 145 pounds -- could you?

She lost 145 pounds -- could you?

Editor's Note: Additional pictures at bottom. One day, Kari Ianuale had had enough. The Nazareth, Pennsylvania, resident was embarrassed to discover that her size 24 pants no longer fit.
88th Annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day parade kicks off November 27

88th Annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day parade kicks off November 27

As the nation gathers to celebrate and give thanks with family and friends, the biggest spectacle of the holiday season returns to entertain millions, as the 88th Annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade® returns to NBC on Thursday, Nov.
ETMC partners with East Texas Food Bank in canned food drive

ETMC partners with East Texas Food Bank in canned food drive

To help fight hunger in East Teas this holiday season, the East Texas Medical Center Olympic Center is partnering with the East Texas Food Bank for a canned food drive Nov. 1-29.
Should this be in the Toy Hall of Fame?

Should this be in the Toy Hall of Fame?

My Little Pony, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, American Girl dolls, Hess trucks, the Slip 'N Slide -- how could a kid possibly choose a favorite?
It's 'National Cat Day!'

It's 'National Cat Day!'

October 29th is National Cat Day! This unofficial holiday was created in 2005 to promote the adoption of cats through local animal shelters. Since its inception, over one million cats have been saved.

LITTLE PEOPLE, BIG DREAMS: TX child with cancer becomes honorary State Trooper

A girl battling a rare type of cancer got her wish to become a Texas State Trooper. Six-year-old Kyssi Andrews became an honorary trooper on Monday, with a special swearing-in ceremony.