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Thursday, August 28, 2014 - 3:32pm
Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie marry in France

Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie marry in France

Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie married over the weekend in France, a representative for Jolie confirmed Thursday.
P.T. Cole Park murderer sentenced to life in prison

P.T. Cole Park murderer sentenced to life in prison

Judge Jack Skeen sentenced a man convicted of murder to life in prison Thursday morning.
Multi-vehicle wreck jams traffic during morning commute

Multi-vehicle wreck jams traffic during morning commute

Emergency crews responded to a multiple-vehicle wreck on a Tyler highway Thursday morning.
Official: Russian forces back rebels with tanks in eastern Ukraine

Official: Russian forces back rebels with tanks in eastern Ukraine

Pro-Moscow rebel forces in eastern Ukraine, backed by Russian tanks and armored personnel carriers, battled government forces on two fronts Thursday, a Ukrainian military official said.
TYLER POLICE: Traffic enforcement August 28, 2014

TYLER POLICE: Traffic enforcement August 28, 2014

Tyler Police traffic enforcement for Thursday, August 28, 2014: 9:00 am to 10:00 am 600 E. Fifth Street 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm 2300 SSE Loop 323. 

Friday Football Fever is back!

This week kicks off the 21st edition of Friday Football Fever, East Texas' premier high school football showcase.

East Texas talkback: Airplane etiquette

A United Airlines flight traveling from Newark, New Jersey to Denver, Colorado made an emergency landing at Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport after two passengers got into a fight.

Jacksonville train 'quiet zone' proposal meets opposition

The Jacksonville trains have been a part of the community for as long as residents can remember.

EXCLUSIVE: Mother of accused murderer speaks out about his mental illness

Last week, we reported that a 28-year-old shot and killed his father. Now, his mother is speaking exclusively to KETK. She tells us her son suffered from mental health issues and they've been trying to get him help.

Texas father accused of gunning down drunken driver acquitted of murder

A Texas father accused of gunning down the drunk driver who killed his two sons shortly after the accident has been acquitted of murder. The jury took just three hours to announce its verdict in the trial of David Barajas.

Teen depression treated with physician-psychiatrist collaboration

Instead of the individual attention that depression patients used to receive, research is showing that group collaboration may be the answer.
USC football star admits to lying about heroic tale

USC football star admits to lying about heroic tale

Josh Shaw -- a fifth year senior at USC -- was praised Tuesday for his heroics after saving his 7-year-old nephew from drowning.

Painted nails protecting against sexual assault

It's a fashion statement that could empower women across the world. "It could save lives, it could save a lot of heart ache," said Tanna Barrett. Its a nail polish that changes color when it comes in contact with date rape drugs.

Kilgore, Longview firefighters learn drowning safety

Drowning may not be the first thing you think of when you think of dangers firefighters face, but Kilgore Assistant Fire Chief Michael Simmons says it is and the growing popularity of swimming pools is making that danger worse.

KETK/FOX 51 takes ice bucket challenge

Over the past several weeks, you've probably noticed many people dumping buckets of ice cold water over their head in the name of ALS.