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Monday, October 20, 2014 - 11:06am
Report: Michael Brown's blood found on Officer Darren Wilson's gun, car door

Report: Michael Brown's blood found on Officer Darren Wilson's gun, car door

Forensic tests have found the blood of Michael Brown on the gun, uniform and police cruiser belonging to Officer Darren Wilson, who fatally shot the unarmed teen two months ago in Ferguson, Missouri, The New York Times reported.
Ebola hysteria: An epic, epidemic overreaction

Ebola hysteria: An epic, epidemic overreaction

This is getting ridiculous. While the threat of Ebola is very real in Africa, the paranoia it's generated in the United States is unreal.

Taking flight for competition

College students were at LeTourneau University for a flight competition Sunday afternoon. The event has been going on since Saturday. The students were ready to spread their wings and take flight.
Spider gets trapped under man's skin

Spider gets trapped under man's skin

A man in Australia has been dubbed "Spider Man" after a bizarre turn of events during a trip to Bali.

Edom Art Festival paints the town red

Beyond the tree-lined 279-Highway, the tiny community of Edom celebrates its annual October Art Festival. 
Around 1,000 marijuana plants found in Rusk Co. Saturday afternoon

Around 1,000 marijuana plants found in Rusk Co. Saturday afternoon

Rusk County Sheriff's Office along with Texas Game Wardens discovered around 1,000 marijuana plants in the area early Saturday afternoon.
Indiana man in custody after 4 bodies found; Sources say possible serial killer

Indiana man in custody after 4 bodies found; Sources say possible serial killer

Police in Northwest Indiana today are investigating a possible serial killer, sources say. Law enforcement sources tell WGN a man in his 40s was taken into custody for the murder of a woman at the Motel 6 in Hammond on Friday.
Military preps team for Ebola response in US

Military preps team for Ebola response in US

The U.S. military is forming a 30-person "quick strike team" equipped to provide direct treatment to Ebola patients inside the United States, a Defense Department official told CNN's Barbara Starr on Sunday.
Authorities find meth infused religious candles valued at $5 million during I-12 traffic stop

Authorities find meth infused religious candles valued at $5 million during I-12 traffic stop

A traffic stop on Interstate 12 in Baton Rouge led to the discovery of 48 meth infused candles valued at $5.1 million.
At least 70 ISIS bodies dropped off at Syrian hospital, opposition says

At least 70 ISIS bodies dropped off at Syrian hospital, opposition says

ISIS has apparently taken a heavy hit over the past several days. The bodies of at least 70 fighters for the terror group have been dropped off over four days at a hospital in the Syrian town of Tal Abyad, a Syrian opposition group told CNN.
Woman left handcuffed, shoeless in holding cell after court hearing about missed child support payments

Woman left handcuffed, shoeless in holding cell after court hearing about missed child support payments

Tara Mathis admits she couldn't pay her child support, but a recent meeting with a judge didn't end the way she thought it would.
Kilgore police investigating Chandler Elementary dumpster fire

Kilgore police investigating Chandler Elementary dumpster fire

A fire was found burning in a dumpster at Chandler Elementary school in Kilgore overnight.
Dallas health worker on Carnival cruise poses no health threat

Dallas health worker on Carnival cruise poses no health threat

A cruise ship passenger who is employed at a Dallas, Texas, hospital where Ebola patients were treated, poses no public health threat, a health authority said on Sunday in a statement.
Ebola victim's pet "Bentley the dog" also under quarantine

Ebola victim's pet "Bentley the dog" also under quarantine

Nina Pham, the Dallas Nurse who was infected with the Ebola virus earlier this month, has a pet dog named Bentley who is also currently under quarantine.

Jacksonville talks after 5-OT win over Nacogdoches

It took five overtimes, but Jacksonville beat Nacogdoches 85-79 Friday night at the Tomato Bowl. It's not the first time these teams have had an overtime thriller.