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Half-naked woman found in box at Texas landfill, police say

A woman walked out of a Dallas bar and woke up in a box at the landfill in Irving..
Walmart to pay workers well above minimum wage

Walmart to pay workers well above minimum wage

Walmart, the frequent focus of advocates for low-wage workers, is giving its lowest-paid workers a raise.

Police identify shooter in Longview apartment standoff

Officers with the Longview Police Department have identified the shooter in Thursday's standoff in Longview.

POLICE: Boyfriend murdered Longview native in "rage killing' made in passion

According to KXAN, the boyfriend of 24-year-old Katie Lanell Eager, the woman who was found dead in a Cedar park apartment on Wednesday, h
Judge orders first same-sex marriage license in Texas

Judge orders first same-sex marriage license in Texas

A state court has ordered Travis County Clerk Dana Debeauvoir to issue the state's first same-sex marriage license for an Austin couple. The order was issued Thursday morning by District Judge David Wahlberg.
Gladewater treatment facility withdraws its application

Gladewater treatment facility withdraws its application

 A nonprofit company looking to open a treatment facility for boys with severe behavioral issues in Gladewater has withdrawn its application for licensing with the state.
Beyonce fans swarm after unretouched photos surface

Beyonce fans swarm after unretouched photos surface

Beyonce's army of fans call themselves the BeyHive, and at any perceived insult to Queen Bey, they swarm.
Understanding CRE, the 'nightmare' superbug that killed 2 in Los Angeles

Understanding CRE, the 'nightmare' superbug that killed 2 in Los Angeles

The term "nightmare bacteria" does not bode well for anyone who may get infected.

Special Report: Cowboy church -- a western culture

 Cowboy church is booming in East Texas. It's a non-denominational combination of fun and preaching. Where else can you find western entertainment and Jesus?
Brian Williams' daughter: "I can't wait until he's back on TV"

Brian Williams' daughter: "I can't wait until he's back on TV"

In the first public comments from any member of Brian Williams' family since the NBC anchorman's suspension, his daughter Allison Williams shared her own story from the outset of the Iraq War and said "I can't wait until he&#39

Harvard University recognizes City of Tyler

The City of Tyler was recently recognized for its "bright ideas" in government.

Middle school students build ramp for 6th grader battling bone cancer

6th grader Pasha Williams has been battling bone cancer since last year. Initially going into remission, it recently re-appeared in her knee.
ISIS burned up to 40 people alive in Iraq, official says

ISIS burned up to 40 people alive in Iraq, official says

Reports that ISIS burned alive up to 40 people near the town of al-Baghdadi in Iraq's massive Anbar province are true, an Iraqi official told CNN on Wednesday.

Local growers recognized for their service

Farming is a huge industry in the southern states, including Texas, and Brookshire Grocery Company wanted to recognize the producers in East Texas.

Tylerites take part in Ash Wednesday

In honor of Ash Wednesday, clergy and members of two local churches gathered Wednesday in downtown Tyler.