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Thursday, July 24, 2014 - 12:24pm

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Dove season expected to be best in years

Texas Parks and Wildlife approved an extension of the 2014-2015 Dove season. Now, the season will last 70 days, and hunters can bag 15 birds daily. 
Monstrous blue marlin sets Texas record

Monstrous blue marlin sets Texas record

Anglers have a new benchmark to beat for the largest blue marlin caught in Texas.
Mother injured in fatal Kilgore crash still in critical condition

Mother injured in fatal Kilgore crash still in critical condition

EDITOR'S NOTE: Early Friday evening Rusk County Sheriff's Office stated the Heena Patel, the mother involved in Thursday's wreck, had passed away.

VIDEO: Texas Marine reunites with combat dog

El Paso native, Sgt. Omar Peña, was reunited with his Combat Working Dog (CWD), Mariah, at the El Paso International Airport on Thursday. He adopted her after she retired from service.

Freebirds and free food

Freebirds World Burrito had a pre-grand opening today.  They gave away free burritos to the community for those who donated money to Arms of Hope.  Arms of Hope benefits children and families in need.

Trucks are the most stolen vehicles in Texas

The police have been getting the word out that July is "Watch Your Car" month.Tyler Police gave many tips on how to keep your car from being burglarized, but the East Texas Auto Theft Task Force have some other things they want East T

Republicans demanding amnesty law be repealed

President Obama's plan to end the immigration crisis is facing a major roadblocks in Congress. Republicans have said his request for $3.7-billion in emergency funds is "too much".

Accused gunman collapses (no sound)

The Texas man accused of killing six people in a mass shooting Wednesday appeared before a judge Friday morning and collapsed in court while hearing the chilling evidence against him.
Injured catcher for Texas Rangers is free on bond after marijuana arrest

Injured catcher for Texas Rangers is free on bond after marijuana arrest

Injured Texas Ranger catcher Geovany Soto is free on bond after a Wednesday night arrest for possession of marijuana under two ounces, police said.
HBO gives 'Game of Thrones,' 'True Detective' updates

HBO gives 'Game of Thrones,' 'True Detective' updates

HBO execs say they have nothing to worry about with "Game of Thrones" -- and not just because it's the most-nominated program at the Emmys this year.
Rockets trade Jeremy Lin to Lakers

Rockets trade Jeremy Lin to Lakers

With their sights on Chris Bosh and the cap room it will take to land the free agent All Star, the Rockets traded Jeremy Lin to the Los Angeles Lakers.
Kilgore man accused of sexually assaulting 4-year-old girl

Kilgore man accused of sexually assaulting 4-year-old girl

The Gregg Sheriff's Office arrested a Kilgore man early Friday morning for the alleged sexual assault of a 4-year-old girl.
Rangers hit new low in throttling by Angels

Rangers hit new low in throttling by Angels

Each time the Texas Rangers seem to hit bottom, they find their way to a new low. That was the case Thursday night in the opener of a four-game series with the Los Angeles Angels.
Rockets working on finding a trade partner for Jeremy Lin

Rockets working on finding a trade partner for Jeremy Lin

If the Rockets are to land Chris Bosh, they will have to trade guard Jeremy Lin to free up salary cap space. Lin is due about $15 million this season although he only counts a little over $8 million on the cap.

VIDEO: Texas man accused of killing 6 passes out in court

The man accused of killing six family members, including four children, 'execution style' appeared before a judge Friday morning.