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Business News: Toys 'R' Us reports losses

(CNN)- It's been less than fun and games for Toys 'R' Us. More>>

Entertainment News: Dwyane Wade and Gabrielle Union tied the knot

(CNN)-  Miami Heat star Dwyane Wade and actress Gabrielle Union tied the knot Saturday.  More>>

Health Alert: Health risks for obese children

(CBS)- Obese kids are at nearly six times higher risk for hypertension than children who are normal weight.  More>>

Robbery suspects raid home, impersonate deputies

Robbery suspects impersonating deputies raided a home and put pillow cases over the homeowners' heads, according to police. More>>

Oil tanker 'vanishes' with $100M cargo off Texas

The U.S. Coast Guard has lost track of a Kurdish tanker carrying $100 million in disputed oil off the coast of Texas, the Independent reports. More>>

49ers' Ray McDonald faces domestic violence charge

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TYLER (CNN) -- The National Football League's new domestic violence policy will be tested just three days after it was implemented by Commissioner Roger Goodell.San Jose, California, police arrested the San Francisco 49ers' starting defensive end Ray McDonald on Sunday on felony domestic violence charges. More>>

5 killed in Colorado plane crash

Authorities say five people were killed when their small plane crashed Sunday near an airport north of Denver.


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Libyan militia uses vacated U.S. Embassy in Libya as swim club

Libyan militia members have apparently turned the abandoned U.S. Embassy in Tripoli, Libya, into a water park, judging by amateur video posted to YouTube on Sunday. More>>

San Antonio man shoots two kids during domestic dispute

A shooting in southeast San Antonio left two children riddled with gunshot wounds Saturday.


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Sand collapse kills 9-year-old girl at Oregon beach

When you think of potentially fatal threats at the beach, you probably think of sharks or riptides. You probably don't worry about the sand. But that unexpected killer has now claimed at least three lives in the United States this summer.


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Missing girl found dead in Northeast Dallas

A five-year-old girl was found dead in a vacant unit at a Northeast Dallas apartment complex Sunday afternoon after she had been reported missing. More>>

Gilmer's Hope House for Pets Hosts First Adoption Event

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LONGVIEW (KYTX) -Gilmer's Hope House for Pets held its first-ever adoption event this weekend.The event happened in the Petsmart parking lot in Longview, and attempted to adopt out nearly 40 strays picked up in Upshur County. Hope House for Pets Director Cherie Nazzal runs the make-shift animal shelter at her vet clinic in Gilmer. She says a full service animal shelter could come to Gilmer in 5 years, but as of now most animals are still sent to the Humane Society of Northeast Texas in Longvi... More>>

Longview has seen Race Tensions Boil Over Similar to those in Ferguson Video included

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LONGVIEW (KYTX) - A community gathering aimed at bringing races together.Former Longview Councilman Tony Powell says it's good to start the conversation about the status between whites and blacks here in East Texas. "I think we first have to understand what racism is, it is a tool used to not allow someone to obtain a certain thing." - Tony PowellThe meeting focused on telling a story from a dark time in Gregg County's history, when race riots erupted in the streets of Longview in 1919. The r... More>>

Is it too risky for the U.S. to bomb ISIS inside Syria right now?

TYLER (CBS) -- As President Obama contemplates the use of military force to defeat Islamic militants in Syria, Congress is still divided on the question.

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SCSO: Robbery suspects get away with cash register

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SMITH COUNTY (KYTX) - A Smith County convenience store clerk was robbed at gunpoint in the 11800 block of Highway 64 around 3:00 Sunday morning. More>>

Wilson Benefit Auction Raises $50,000 for Pipeline Explosion Victim's Family

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LONGVIEW (KYTX) -An auction to help a man's family who lost his life in a pipeline explosion saw major success.On August 1st,, Conner Wilson was clearing a right of way and accidentally hit a natural gas pipeline that exploded. The explosion killed Wilson leaving a financial burden on his family. The couple's small group at Mobberly Baptist Church set up this online auction to raise money. Organizer and family friend Matt Sikes says he is glad the community stepped up. "If the same thing happ... More>>

Family Honors June 15th Shooting Victim Video included

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LONGVIEW (KYTX) -Relying on God to get through a tragedy, the family of Chanda Martin gathered at Pinewood Park this afternoon to remember the mother of two."She would just brighten up everyone's life. Always smiling, laughing, and caring." - Angela LillyLongview police say Martin, and 36-year-old Kim Rayson, were shot and killed by Isaiah Roberts on June 15th. It happened atthis house on the 300 block of Thelma Street. Roberts allegedly drove from Tyler to Longview, shot Rayson on the front ... More>>

ISIS siege of Iraqi town over after U.S. airstrikes, aid drops

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(CNN)-- Iraqi security and volunteer forces have broken the siege of Amerli and have entered the town, retired Gen. Khaled al-Amerli, an Amerli resident and member of its self-defense force, told CNN on Sunday. More>>

Fetus found in bathroom of DISD's Woodrow Wilson High

DALLAS (WFAA) -- Police are searching for a student who delivered a fetus in a bathroom at Woodrow Wilson High School. More>>

Girl dies in sand cave collapse on Oregon coast

A 9-year-old girl who was trapped beneath the sand when a sand cave collapsed is put into an ambulance in Lincoln City, Ore., Aug. 29, 2014. A 9-year-old girl who was trapped beneath the sand when a sand cave collapsed is put into an ambulance in Lincoln City, Ore., Aug. 29, 2014.

LINCOLN CITY, Ore. (CBS) -- A 9-year-old girl died Friday after a sand cave collapsed on the Oregon coast, trapping her beneath the sand. More>>

Accidental shooting leaves one dead, another charged

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SHELBY COUNTY (KYTX) -  A 21-year-old man is dead and another is man is charged with manslaughter after an accidental shooting in Shelby County.  More>>

TPWD representatives urge caution when boating Labor Day weekend Video included

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TYLER (KYTX) - As american workers take a break for Labor Day, many opt to spend their time relaxing on the water. Texas Parks and Wildlife representatives say  Labor Day weekend is one of the busiest boating weekends of the year.And while they encourage everyone to have fun out there they say safety should come first.  More>>

War Veteran honored with Kiepersol bourbon named in his honor Video included

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BULLARD (KYTX) - An east Texas world world two veteran now has his name and face on a bottle of Kiepersol bourbon. James Hines was a Navy pilot. Saturday he signed bottles of the special brew. The design of the bottle features the signature aviator glasses pilots were known for wearing. More>>

Three million flee civil war in Syria

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GENEVA (CBS) -- The civil war in Syria has forced a record 3 million people out of the country as more than a million people fled in the past year, the U.N. refugee agency said Friday. More>>

Two Liberian medical workers discharged after recovering from Ebola

A health worker wearing a protective suit conducts an Ebola prevention drill at the port in Monrovia on Friday, August 29. Health officials say the current Ebola outbreak in West Africa is the deadliest ever. A health worker wearing a protective suit conducts an Ebola prevention drill at the port in Monrovia on Friday, August 29. Health officials say the current Ebola outbreak in West Africa is the deadliest ever.

Voinjama, Liberia (CNN) -- Two more medical workers have survived Ebola. More>>

UPDATE: Abbott accepts invitation to another televised debate

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UPDATE:  AUSTIN (KYTX) -- Texans for Greg Abbott today confirmed the acceptance of an invitation from KERA, NBC5/KXAS-TV, Telemundo 39 and The Dallas Morning News to participate in a statewide televised debate on September 30, 2014 at 8 p.m. More>>

NJCAA Rules TVCC Must Strike All Wins from Successful 2013 Football Season Video included

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Trinity Valley Community College posted on its website Friday that it must vacate all the wins from its successful 2013 season. In other words it's like the games never happened and no one wins. More>>

Drug deal in Nacogdoches derailed

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NACOGDOCHES (KYTX) -- Nacogdoches County deputies stopped a drug deal in progress Friday around 11:30 am following a call at a residence located on Paradise Drive. Deputies arrived on the scene and became suspicious of three suspects at the residence.
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NFL new domestic violence policy gains ETX support Video included

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TYLER (KYTX) NFL players, coaches and staff have a new rule to follow, and if someone breaks it, the penalties will be stiff. Thursday the NFL commissioner announced a new policy against domestic violence. The new policy comes one month after Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice admitted to assaulting his then fiancee.  More>>

20 Nicaragua miners trapped; 3 missing

Twenty workers were trapped and three missing Friday in Nicaragua after a collapse in a gold and silver mine, according to state media. More>>

UPDATE: Suspected sex violator accused of exposing himself in Kilgore

Lewis Jones is an accused child predator wanted in Panola and Rusk counties. Lewis Jones is an accused child predator wanted in Panola and Rusk counties.
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UPDATE: KILGORE (KYTX) -- A man accused of aggravated sexual assault of a child, is now suspected of exposing himself at a Dollar General store Thursday night. More>>

Grandfather drenches infant in Ice Bucket Challenge

A 10-month-old was doused with ice water when her grandfather did the Ice Bucket Challenge above her, and her father is angry. More>>

Federal judge strikes down Texas abortion regulation

An abortion procedure room at the Whole Woman's Health ambulatory surgical center in San Antonio. An abortion procedure room at the Whole Woman's Health ambulatory surgical center in San Antonio.
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(TEXAS TRIBUNE) -- A federal judge on Friday struck down new requirements for Texas abortion facilities — a decision that could have shuttered all but a few abortion clinics in the state.  More>>

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  • Life sentence for Dennis Bendy in P.T. Cole Park Murder case

    Life sentence for Dennis Bendy in P.T. Cole Park Murder case

    TYLER (KYTX) - A Smith County Judge has sentenced Dennis Bendy to life in prison for the shooting death of 20-year-old Briana Young who was killed in a gang-related shootout at P.T. Cole Park.More >>
    TYLER (KYTX) - A Smith County Judge has sentenced Dennis Bendy to life in prison for the shooting death of 20-year-old Briana Young who was killed in a gang-related shootout at P.T. Cole Park.More >>
  • Drug deal in Nacogdoches derailed

    Drug deal in Nacogdoches derailed

    Friday, August 29 2014 11:22 PM EDT2014-08-30 03:22:48 GMT
    NACOGDOCHES (KYTX) -- Nacogdoches County deputies stopped a drug deal in progress Friday around 11:30 am following a call at a residence located on Paradise Drive. Deputies arrived on the scene and became suspicious of three suspects at the residence.More >>
    NACOGDOCHES (KYTX) -- Nacogdoches County deputies stopped a drug deal in progress Friday around 11:30 am following a call at a residence located on Paradise Drive. Deputies arrived on the scene and became suspicious of three suspects at the residence.
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  • Still no suspects in Thursday's fatal shooting in Longview

    Still no suspects in Thursday's fatal shooting in Longview

    Friday, August 29 2014 6:16 PM EDT2014-08-29 22:16:10 GMT
    LONGVIEW (KYTX) - Yesterday, as Longview investigators searched this duplex for clues to the deadly shooting, officer Kristie Brian says evidence of gang activity was all around. "There is some gang activity in that area. Certainly, it was on the fence this morning, just right within 100 yards of where the homicide occurred," Brian said Thursday. Police have not released a motive or named suspects in the case.They've sifted through shell casings and bullet holes -- but investigators haven't s...More >>
    LONGVIEW (KYTX) - Yesterday, as Longview investigators searched this duplex for clues to the deadly shooting, officer Kristie Brian says evidence of gang activity was all around. "There is some gang activity in that area. Certainly, it was on the fence this morning, just right within 100 yards of where the homicide occurred," Brian said Thursday. Police have not released a motive or named suspects in the case.They've sifted through shell casings and bullet holes -- but investigators haven't s...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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