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Speak Your Mind Texas forum held in Tyler Video included

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TYLER (KYTX)-The Texas Department of State Health Services hosted Speak Your Mind Texas today, a mental health awareness campaign focused on teens.The town hall style event featured local leaders and mental health professionals along with people living with mental illness.  More>>

Double arrow flashing signal lights cause confusion for drivers Video included

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TYLER (KYTX) - New light signals on two Tyler intersections is causing some confusion for drivers. The intersections of Bonner at Front Street and Paluxy at Loop 323 have double arrow flashing signal lights.The City of Tyler traffic engineer said, the two locations where those double arrow flashing red lights have shown to be problem areas.  More>>

Slocum Massacre reaches 104th anniversary Video included

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SLOCUM (KYTX) Tuesday marks the 104th anniversary of the nearly forgotten part of east Texas History: the Slocum Massacre. It was on July 29, 1910 -- more than 200 members of the black community were killed by mobs of white people in the Anderson county town. More>>

CBS 19 Investigates: Self-proclaimed preacher accused of more scams Video included

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He promotes gospel concerts and claims he's a preacher. Now new victims are coming forward claiming Marcus Geter is still scamming people. More>>

Accused wife beater indicted for 2011 murder of Patti McHugh Video included

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TYLER (KYTX) -- An assault charge was dropped against Kelly Gage Monday and replaced with a new indictment accusing the man of murdering his wife. More>>

UPDATE: Quitman man says he was evicted after calling 911 Video included

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????QUITMAN (KYTX)-Residents at the Dogwood Villa Apartments say the past few days have been very hard on them. But for the people living in apartment 9, it's only going to get harder.  More>>

44,000 pot plants found in Polk County field; search continues for more

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GOODRICH (KHOU) – A deer hunter stumbled upon thousands of pot plants in what could end up being one of the biggest marijuana busts in Texas history. More>>

Power Outages in East Texas

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Court Says Ground Zero Cross Can Stay

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(CNN) -- A memorial cross at the National September 11 Memorial and Museum in New York can remain at the newly-opened facility, an appeals court ruled Monday. More>>

Judge Upholds Removal of Donald Sterling in Trial Over Trust

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LOS ANGELES (USA TODAY) – Shelly Sterling and the Los Angeles Clippers, scored a clean sweep over Donald Sterling on Monday when a California judge issued a preliminary ruling that paves the way for the $2 billion sale of the team. More>>

FBI: 'White powder' hoax letters traced to Rowlett man

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(WFAA) - FBI agents and postal inspectors arrested a Rowlett man Monday morning in connection with hundreds of "white powder" hoax letters mailed from North Texas over the course of six years. More>>

Girl, 4, allegedly killed by her mom is laid to rest Video included

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ATHENS (KYTX) - A four-year-old Athens girl Victoria Wyatt has been laid to rest, a little less than a week after her mother confessed to killing her. More>>

Coors of Longview moves annual blood drive after June 24 fire Video included

Operations/HR Manager Eric Bartlett says the company will hold its blood drive at Hampton Inn & Suites, in the 3300 block of North Eastman Road in Longview, on Aug. 21. More>>

Update: Man jailed in Rusk County wanted in Nevada mortgage scheme

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A Las Vegas man wanted on mortgage lending fraud allegations was arrested this weekend at a flea market near Overton. More>>

Mayor of Hawkins arrested for official oppression

William D. Rogers (photo: Wood County) William D. Rogers (photo: Wood County)
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HAWKINS, TX. (KYTX) - The Mayor of Hawkins, Texas was arrested Monday on a charge of official oppression. More>>

FAA proposes $12 million fine against Southwest for repairs

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WASHINGTON – The Federal Aviation Administration proposed a $12 million fine Monday against Southwest Airlines for allegedly failing to comply with repair orders for Boeing 737 planes. More>>

Man featured on CNN's 'The Hunt' killed during attempted arrest

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New York (CNN) -- A suspected sex offender recently featured on CNN's "The Hunt" with John Walsh was killed Monday in Manhattan while police were attempting to arrest him on child molestation charges, according to two New York City law enforcement sources. More>>

Update: Name released in fatal officer involved shooting

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 CASS COUNTY  (KYTX) - The man killed in a fatal deputy involved shooting in Bloomberg Sunday morning has been identified as 33-year-old Charles Jones Jr., according to Cass County Chief, Roy Barker.

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Appeals panel strikes down Virginia gay marriage ban

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(USA TODAY) - A federal appeals court panel in Virginia became the second one this summer to strike down a state ban against same-sex marriage Monday, making it more likely that the Supreme Court will settle the issue as early as next year. More>>

Two jailed in connection with construction equipment thefts in ETX and Louisiana

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HARRISON CO. (KMHT) - The Harrison County Sheriff's Department has recovered nearly $250,000 in equipment stolen from construction and oil field sites in East Texas and two Parishes in Louisiana. More>>

Shelby Co. woman dies in one-vehicle crash

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SHELBY COUNTY (KYTX) – A weekend traffic accident has claimed the life of one person. More>>

Police: Toddler smashes Jeep into house, dashes home to watch cartoons

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(CNN) -- A diaper-clad toddler crashed a Jeep Wrangler into a neighbor's house in Oregon -- then scampered home, sat on the couch and watched cartoons, authorities said. More>>

Fallen Marine's Tribute Flag is Found in Flea Market, Given to Mom

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(KCEN) - Lanie Brown was at her local flea market in Texas, hoping to find a good deal, when she came across something much more precious.Within a pile of American flags, she found one that looked peculiar, covered in writing from a black marker.
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Pilots take final practice round before balloon race championship begins Tuesday Video included

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The championship begins Tuesday and lasts until Sunday, Aug. 3. More>>

Update: Longview Police arrest armed robbery suspect

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UPDATE: LONGVIEW (KYTX) - A Longview man wanted in connection with a May robbery has been arrested. More>>

1 dead, 13 injured after lightning strikes Southern California

A sunny day at California's famed Venice Beach took a dark turn Sunday when one person died and a dozen others were injured after a rare lightning strike. A man in his mid-20s died at the hospital after being transported from Venice Beach. More>>

Dollar stores joining forces

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If everything in its stores costs a buck, it will take 8.5 billion items sold for Dollar Tree stores to buy rival Family Dollar. Dollar Tree is buying its larger rival for $74.50 a share in cash and stock, 23% more than Family Dollar's closing price on Friday, for a total value of $8.5 billion. More>>

People using e-cigs to quit smoking the real thing Video included

TYLER (KYTX) - The market for e-cigarettes is exploding. But now, research shows people aren't just smoking them for fun. They're using them to quit smoking the real thing.  More>>

Fighting forces MH17 investigators to turn back again in Ukraine

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Dutch and Australian experts trying to reach the crash site of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 in war-torn eastern Ukraine turned back for the second day Monday after hearing explosions and being told of heavy fighting in the area.  More>>

Longview Park Surveys Video included

LONGVIEW (KYTX) - People in Longview are being encouraged to take a moment and share their thoughts about the future of Longview Parks. As a part of the Longview Comprehensive Plan, the City of Longview is updating the 5-year Parks, Revreation, and Open Space Master Plan. Complete the Survey here. More>>

Angie's List: Washer/Dryer Mistakes Video included

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You probably don't think your everyday actions are harming your major appliances. But chances are -- you're doing something to at least one of them that could lead to an emergency repair call. Over time -- abusing or neglecting your appliances will bring about an earlier-than-expected end to their useful life. More>>

Health Alert: Treatment for lung disease more effective at certain times

(CBS)- Drugs used to treat lung disease are more effective when taken at certain times of the day.  More>>

Business News: Beats sued by Bose

(CBS)- The newest member of the Apple family is being sued.  More>>

Monday Morning's Weather: Partly sunny with 30% showers/t-storms, high 93

East Texas (KYTX)- Good Monday morning! Two cold fronts will be making their way down across East TX this week.  More>>

Emergency landing on Florida beach kills beachgoer

 A father was killed and his daughter critically injured Sunday when an airplane struck them as they walked along a Florida beach. More>>

Costa Concordia reaches end of final voyage

The crippled Costa Concordia cruise ship reached the end of its final voyage. More>>

Second American infected with Ebola

A second American aid worker in Liberia has tested positive for Ebola, according to the Christian humanitarian group she works for.Nancy Writebol is employed by Serving in Mission, or SIM, in Liberia and was helping the joint SIM/Samaritan's Purse team that is treating Ebola patients in Monrovia More>>

  • North Korea reports 'serious accident' after Pyongyang building collapses

    North Korea reports 'serious accident' after Pyongyang building collapses

    North Korean officials stand among the families of victims of the building collapse in Pyongyang, North Korea, on May 17.North Korean officials stand among the families of victims of the building collapse in Pyongyang, North Korea, on May 17.
    (CNN) -- An apartment building in the North Korean capital collapsed in what state media described as a "serious accident" that caused an unspecified number of casualties.More >>
    (CNN) -- An apartment building in the North Korean capital collapsed in what state media described as a "serious accident" that caused an unspecified number of casualties.More >>
  • Gymnastics teaches healthy, life lessons to young East Texas athletes

    Gymnastics teaches healthy, life lessons to young East Texas athletes

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    Parents, you have so many quality choices when it comes to enrolling your children in sports to keep them active and healthy. If your goal is to get them in a sport while they're young and stick with it, gymnastics starts as young as two. In tonight's Fit City, the benefits of the sport and what it takes to be a gymnast.More >>
    Parents, you have so many quality choices when it comes to enrolling your children in sports to keep them active and healthy. If your goal is to get them in a sport while they're young and stick with it, gymnastics starts as young as two. In tonight's Fit City, the benefits of the sport and what it takes to be a gymnast.More >>
  • Transcripts reveal crew's confusion when South Korean ferry sank

    Transcripts reveal crew's confusion when South Korean ferry sank

    Transcripts reveal crew's confusion when South Korean ferry sank

    In this handout image provided by the Republic of Korea Coast Guard, a passenger ferry sinks off the coast of Jindo Island on April 16, 2014, in Jindo-gun, South Korea. THE REPUBLIC OF KOREA COAST GUARD VIA GETTY IMAGESIn this handout image provided by the Republic of Korea Coast Guard, a passenger ferry sinks off the coast of Jindo Island on April 16, 2014, in Jindo-gun, South Korea. THE REPUBLIC OF KOREA COAST GUARD VIA GETTY IMAGES
    (JINDO, South Korea)- Transcripts released Sunday show the crew ofthe ferry that sank off South Korea's coastwas crippled by indecision. That lack of action, authorities believe, was deadly.On Sunday, families of those still missing blocked the caravan of South Korea's prime minister, demanding answers, as divers began pulling bodies out of the water.There were 476 people on board when the ferry sank Wednesday. At least 59 are now confirmed dead. More than 240 are still missing.Bodies came in...More >>
    (JINDO, South Korea)- Transcripts released Sunday show the crew ofthe ferry that sank off South Korea's coastwas crippled by indecision. That lack of action, authorities believe, was deadly.On Sunday, families of those still missing blocked the caravan of South Korea's prime minister, demanding answers, as divers began pulling bodies out of the water.There were 476 people on board when the ferry sank Wednesday. At least 59 are now confirmed dead. More than 240 are still missing.Bodies came in...More >>
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    The Investigators

    Here, you'll find investigative pieces from the Tyler Morning Telegraph's Kenneth Dean and CBS 19 -- The Investigators.More >>
    Here, you'll find investigative pieces from the Tyler Morning Telegraph's Kenneth Dean and CBS 19's Field Sutton -- The Investigators.More >>

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