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Monday, October 20, 2014 - 11:06am
Biden's son discharged from Navy after testing positive for cocaine

Biden's son discharged from Navy after testing positive for cocaine

 The Navy Reserve discharged Vice President Joe Biden's son Hunter this year after he tested positive for cocaine, U.S. officials confirmed.
Longview PD warns of scam in local paper

Longview PD warns of scam in local paper

The Longview Police Department is warning about a scam posted in a local newspaper. LPD stated the scam involves a mystery shopper job. The ad states the person will evaluate customer service of Western Union versus money gram.
Travis Co. resident being monitored for Ebola

Travis Co. resident being monitored for Ebola

The Austin/Travis County Health and Human Services Department (HHSD) is monitoring a Travis County resident who was a passenger on Frontier Airlines Flight #1143 from Cleveland to Dallas on Monday night.
Authorities attempting to identify ETX burglars

Authorities attempting to identify ETX burglars

Authorities are asking for the public's help identifying three people from a recent burglary in Nacogdoches County.
UT Tower to glow for distinguished alumni including 2 East Texans

UT Tower to glow for distinguished alumni including 2 East Texans

Friday, the University of Texas Tower will glow orange in honor of the 2014 Distinguished Alumnus Awards, hosted by the Texas Exes.
DPS identifies 2 killed in motorcycle crash on Hwy 69

DPS identifies 2 killed in motorcycle crash on Hwy 69

Department of Public Safety officials have identified two people killed in a Thursday afternoon fatal motorcycle crash 

VIDEO: Ebola patient Nina Pham speaks from hospital bed before being flown to MD

"I love you." That's what Nina Pham said to her doctors in her hospital room. Pham left Dallas on Thursday for Maryland to get treatment for Ebola.
President Obama names former VP chief of staff as Ebola czar

President Obama names former VP chief of staff as Ebola czar

President Barack Obama has named Ron Klain, a former chief of staff to two Democratic vice presidents, as the country's Ebola czar.
Man arrested for allegedly performing sexual acts with toy at department store

Man arrested for allegedly performing sexual acts with toy at department store

A Florida man is behind bars after he allegedly performed sexual acts with a toy at a department store.
GCSO seeking identities of men who burglarized local convenience store

GCSO seeking identities of men who burglarized local convenience store

The Gregg County Sheriff's Office is asking for the assistance of the public in identifying four men who broke into a convenience store last week.
CDC expands passenger notification for those who flew with Ebola-positive patient

CDC expands passenger notification for those who flew with Ebola-positive patient

Based on additional information obtained during interviews of close contacts to the second healthcare worker, identified aqs Amber Vinson, from Texas Presbyterian Hospital who tested positive for Ebola, the Centers for Disease Control and
Dallas lab worker who handled Ebola patient's specimens quarantined on cruise ship

Dallas lab worker who handled Ebola patient's specimens quarantined on cruise ship

A Dallas hospital laboratory worker has been quarantined on a cruise ship after it was revealed they had handled the specimens of now deceased Ebola patient, Thomas Eric Duncan.
10-year-old shooter: 'I want to be an inspiration'

10-year-old shooter: 'I want to be an inspiration'

She picks up the custom handgun painted in her favorite colors, purple and black.
Ebola VS. Flu symptoms

Ebola VS. Flu symptoms

The news of Ebola reaching our shores has coincided with our annual flu season. That leaves many asking, can we tell the difference between the symptoms?

Henderson rodeo riding into town

The Rusk County Youth Expo center will play host to the Rusk County PRCA rodeo for a triple-day event. The event kicks off Thursday at 7:30 and is free to spectators thanks to a sponsorship with Bar None Cowboy Church.