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Death of Connecticut child left in hot car ruled a homicide

Death of Connecticut child left in hot car ruled a homicide

The Connecticut medical examiner has ruled the death of a 15-month-old boy who was left in his father's car in July a homicide.

Car thefts at all-time low thanks to technology

The National Insurance Crime Bureau released its annual car theft report. The amount of cars stolen is at its lowest since 1967. Experts attest the success to the advanced technology in auto security systems.
Victim alleges blood was put in food at ETX restaurant

Victim alleges blood was put in food at ETX restaurant

The Lufkin Police Department is investigating a case of food tampering after they received a complaint Tuesday about an employee at a local restaurant.
7 injured in Kilgore crash

7 injured in Kilgore crash

Two families were hospitalized following a major two-vehicle crash Thursday afternoon near the intersection of Highway 259 and Highway 31.
DoD broke law in Bergdahl swap, says watchdog group

DoD broke law in Bergdahl swap, says watchdog group

A U.S. watchdog group has determined the Department of Defense broke the law when the swap for Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl was made earlier this year.

Texas schools prepare for influx of immigrant children

School districts across Texas are preparing for classes to start once again. Unlike most years, however, because of the recent influx of immigrant children, some are anticipating a higher number of immigrant children enrolling.
Texas attorney arrested in murder-for-hire plot

Texas attorney arrested in murder-for-hire plot

An attorney who practices law in Corpus Christi and maintains an office in San Antonio was arrested Wednesday for criminal solicitation of capital murder.
American Ebola patients released in Atlanta

American Ebola patients released in Atlanta

Both Americans who were treated for the Ebola virus have been discharged from the hospital.
Local police seeking identity of man who entered women's bathroom for lewd purpopse

Local police seeking identity of man who entered women's bathroom for lewd purpopse

The Kilgore Police Department is seeking the assistance of the commuinity in identifying a man who, earlier this month, entered a public women’s restroom for a lewd purpose.
3 senior Hamas military leaders killed in Israeli airstrike on Gaza

3 senior Hamas military leaders killed in Israeli airstrike on Gaza

An Israeli airstrike on a house in Gaza overnight killed three high-ranking members of Hamas' military wing, the Qassam Brigades, the militant group said Thursday. Seven civilians were also killed.
Report: James Foley's captors originally asked for huge ransom

Report: James Foley's captors originally asked for huge ransom

The captors of American journalist James Foley originally demanded a ransom of 100 million euros ($132.5 million), the chief executive of a news website he worked for told The Wall Street Journal.
TYLER POLICE: Traffic enforcement August 21, 2014

TYLER POLICE: Traffic enforcement August 21, 2014

Tyler Police traffic enforcement for Thursday, August 21, 2014: 8:00 am to 9:00 am 3300 Hwy. 69 N. 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm 1400 E. Grande Stick with KETK for more enforcement areas as they are posted. 
LIST: State Fair of Texas announces food finalists

LIST: State Fair of Texas announces food finalists

Many folks are salivating, dreaming about all the unhealthy fried concoctions making their way to this year's State Fair. In previous years, everything from Fried Coke, to Fried Twinkies made the list of things to try.

East Texan earns 'Wright Brothers Master Pilot' award

Lou Thomas has spent the last 53 years with his head in the clouds, flying airplanes.
Girl suspended after saying 'bless you'

Girl suspended after saying 'bless you'

A young girl, who claims she was standing up for her religious beliefs in the classroom, was suspended after breaking a class rule of saying "bless you" after a classmate sneezed.