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Special Report: The high cost of learning

Some say a college degree is a necessity in this day-and-age to enter the competitive job market. However, the price you pay for that education could leave you in debt for decades.

2013: The stories that made our year

2013 was a year filled with controversy, scandal, and tragedy -  but there were some uplifting moments as well.
Web Extra: The Doctor who broke the news of JFK's death

Web Extra: The Doctor who broke the news of JFK's death

November 22, 1963. Dr. Percy Luecke was in the Dallas Trade Mart awaiting with others, the arrival of President Kennedy.

Texas Truck War

It happens every fall, and is the event that all of us in the Texas Auto Writers association look forward to all year long.

JFK CONSPIRACIES: What do you believe?

On November 22, 1963, America lost both a President and its innocence. It also marked the beginning of a virtual cottage industry in conspiracy theories.

NOVEMBER 22, 1963: Officer J.D. Tippit remembered

"It appears something has happened in the motorcade route. Something, I repeat, has happened in the motorcade route." Words like terror, shock, and disbelief were the adjectives of the hour 50 years ago.

JFK: A sunny day in November, 50 years ago, when everything seemed possible

There were multiple reasons for President Kennedy's November trip to Texas. In fact, Dallas was the next to last stop on a whirlwind two-day swing through the Lone Star State.

Hunting without limits

Hunting is a favorite sport for many East Texans. Even for the physically challenged. We met a few hunters who had the courage to pick up a gun, even after they felt they could never hunt again.

EAST TEXAS RODEO QUEENS: It's not just for boys anymore

East Texas is home to some of the biggest and best rodeo teams in the world. But, the rodeo sport of "team roping," isn't just for cowboys.

Special Report: The man who built Ben Wheeler

EDITORS NOTE: The extended web video version is only available to desktop users. You can spot him from a mile away.

Special Report: More Than A Game

Sam Townsend's mother lost her battle with cancer, just before the start of his senior season. The T.K. Gorman defensive end, has an incredible story of how faith, football and community all helped him through a tough time.

Special Report: Lethal Air

Guns are still pricey and ammunition is still scarce and expensive. So, how do you get the proper amount of practice without taking out a loan?

The American Dream has become the American Debt

Many Americans today feel the American Dream is fading away because of their personal debt. Americans dream of having a nice home, car and family, but for some it’s impossible.

Cute Story Alert: Pet Industry continues to grow

The American Pet Products Association is reporting, last year, people spent more than $53 Billion on their furry friends. And every year, the number keeps growing and growing.

Dogs of War Part 2: Bringing them home

Military dogs have been used for years, protecting and saving thousands of lives of our men and women serving overseas. But what happens when they're done with their job?