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Monday, October 20, 2014 - 11:06am

Perry calls for travel ban from Ebola outbreak countries

  Gov. Rick Perry today announced the first recommendations issued by the Texas Task Force on Infectious Disease Preparedness and Response. Gov. Perry created the task force, headed by Dr. Brett P.
DPS: Texas fugitive with violent past wanted

DPS: Texas fugitive with violent past wanted

 The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) has added Alfredo Rangel, 37, to the Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitives list, and a cash reward up to $7,500 is now being offered for information leading to his arrest.

Ebola Coverage: Who is the 'clipboard guy'?

He's been dubbed "Clipboard Guy", the man that stood, without protective gear, amazingly close to Ebola patient Amber Vinson as she was being transported to Atlanta's Emory Hospital.
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.