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IRS warns tax payers to be on the look out for phone scam Video included

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KILGORE (KYTX) - More than $5 Million have been stolen from American tax payers in a sophisticated IRS telephone scam. Last week, Tyler police released a warning after a Tyler woman was taken for a large sum of money. At least 90-thousand people have filed similar complaints. More>>

Labor Day report reveals more future jobs won't require college degree, H.S. diploma Video included

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A Labor Day report from U.S.A. Today shows that some of the most plentiful jobs in the future won't require higher education, but a college degree could mean extra money in your wallet. More>>

U.S. launches air strike against Somali terrorist group

The U.S. military has conducted an air strike operation against Al-Shabaab, an Al-Qaeda-linked militant group in Somalia, the Pentagon confirmed Monday, though further details were scarce. More>>

5th grader sets new world record in planking

A 10-year old girl from Flour Bluff has reportedly set a new world record for planking. The fifth grader planked for one hour, 20 minutes and 14 seconds. More>>

Colorado mom survives texting mishap, more than 40 stitches

ELIZABETH, COLO (KUSA-TV) -- A woman admits she was texting and driving when she hit a pole that went through her car, piercing her thigh and buttocks. Elizabeth firefighters had to saw off the front and back end of the pole to get the woman out.Christina Jahnz says she was in the parking lot of Elizabeth Middle School on Wednesday morning because her daughter forgot her saxophone at home. More>>

All 25 U.S. military personnel survive helicopter crash near Horn of Africa

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WASHINGTON (USA TODAY)— A U.S. Marine Corps CH-53E Super Stallion helicopter assigned to the 22nd Marine Expeditionary Unit crashed at sea Monday in the Central Command area of operations, the Navy said.All 25 persons aboard the helicopter, 17 Marines and eight Navy sailors, were safely recovered and are aboard USS Mesa Verde, according to a Navy statement. More>>

Alternative to fantasy football no longer a fantasy

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ISLIP, NEW YORK (CNN) -- A new startup offers the competition of fantasy football -- brackets, voting, prizes -- for those whose sport of choice is, well, shopping.The idea behind BattleShop was sparked more than two years ago while two Long Island couples were chatting about the addictive nature of fantasy sports.
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Israel claims 1,000 acres in West Bank

Israel came under fire Monday for claiming close to 1,000 acres of land in the Palestinian West Bank. More>>

High school baseball game lasts for 50 innings

For all the talk about speeding up MLB games, a 50-inning high school rubber baseball game in Japan might be the perfect catalyst to starting up productive talks in the United States. More>>

Report: No Apple smartwatch until next year

With Apple's September 9th event now confirmed, anticipation for what the company will unveil has reached a new level.


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Deputies arrest Longview man on Dallas Co. bank robbery warrant

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 According to Gregg County Jail records, Jarray Rashad Todd, 23, was arrested by Gregg County sheriff's deputies on Saturday More>>

Angry Birds not happy about current business model

ESPOO, FINLAND (CNN) -- Rovio Entertainment, the Finnish video game maker, announced that CEO Mikael Hed will "pass the hoodie" in January to former Nokia (NOK) executive Pekka Rantala, a reference to the typical clothing worn in the company's offices. More>>

Body of missing kayaker found in Cypress Creek

Searchers say they have found the body of a kayaker reported missing since Saturday night in northwest Harris County.


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Fort Worth police arrest driver with intimidating haircut

A man arrested on suspicion of drunk driving has a scream-worthy haircut.Norberto Barron-Melendez's booking photograph showed off a monster design shaved into his head. More>>

Remembering the meaning behind Labor Day Video included

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A lot of us are getting ready to go back to work tomorrow after plenty of barbecue and cold drinks. But what about the meaning behind Labor day? More>>

Witness describes moments before murdered girl vanished

Freddie Washington was possibly the last person to see 5-year-old Katherine Gonzalez alive besides her killer. More>>

Driver arrested after two-vehicle wreck in Gladewater neighborhood Video included

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The driver of the Dodge sedan was arrested by Gladewater police for operating a motor vehicle with a driver's license. More>>

Americans detained in North Korea speak to CNN, ask for U.S. help

Three Americans detained in North Korea spoke out about their conditions and pleaded for U.S. help in interviews with CNN. More>>

Rally to Improve Birth hopes to bring awareness to a new kind of Labor Day Video included

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TYLER (KYTX)-People gathered at Tyler's Bergfeld Park today for a new kind of labor day, the Rally to Improve Birth.The rally is one of one hundred and fifteen going on across the country today. When we think of going into labor, most people head to the hospital but some East Texas women want to teach expecting mothers that there are a lot of birth options out there.  More>>

Gregg Co. officers arrest dozen on alcohol-related charges over Labor Day weekend Video included

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Five people were caught drunk driving, including 48-year-old Gina Phillips of Longview, who according to police was driving drunk with a child in the car. More>>

60 health care pros get together, offer check-ups

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LONGVIEW (KYTX) — LeTourneau University's annual Get it Together health fair will be from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 9, at the Solheim Arena on the LeTourneau University campus, 2100 Mobberly Ave. in Longview. More>>

KKK finds targeting groups to hate easier than potential recruits

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NEW YORK CITY (CNN) -- Carlos Enrique Londoño laughs at the Ku Klux Klan recruitment flier recently left on the driveway of his suburban New York home. It's unlikely the group would accept him."I'm Colombian and dark-skinned," said Londoño, a painter and construction worker who has lived in Hampton Bays on Long Island for 30 years. More>>

Smith County Deputies respond to Labor Day armed robbery

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UPDATE: SMITH COUNTY ( KYTX) - Smith County deputies are on the scene of an armed robbery at the Super Mart located just north of Tyler. More>>

NATO readies new "high-readiness force"

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Kiev, Ukraine (CNN) -- NATO members meeting this week in Wales are expected to create "a very high-readiness force" to deal with Russian aggression in Ukraine and other international conflicts, NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen said Monday.In a speech on the NATO website, Rasmussen said the fighting force will be part of an overall Readiness Action Plan.
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Denny's not slammin' it in the Big Apple

MANHATTAN (USA Today) -- A new, upscale Denny's opened last week in New York City where guests can order the "Grand Cru Slam" combo meal for $300. The meal includes a bottle of chilled, vintage 2004 Dom Perignon and two Grand Slam breakfast meals made up of eggs, bacon, sausage and pancakes. More>>

19-year-old becomes youngest pilot to fly around world

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(CBS NEWS) - At a time when most teens are starting to drive, Matt Guthmiller learned to fly.The 19-year-old recently became the youngest pilot ever to circumnavigate the globe, and he did it alone, reports CBS News correspondent Carter Evans. More>>

Driver identified in fatal motorcycle accident in East Texas

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(KTBS) - A Garland, Texas man is killed in an early morning motorcycle accident on I-30 in Bowie County. More>>

Report: Apple fixes bug exposing nude celeb photos

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(USA TODAY ) - Apple has fixed a bug that could have enabled hackers to gain access to iCloud accounts — and then potentially leak nude photos of celebrities — according to a tech report Monday. More>>

Theft suspect wanted by Lindale police

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LINDALE (KYTX) - The Lindale Police are asking for the public's help to in locating a man accused of stealing an item from the electronics department in Walmart. More>>

Apple to turn iPhone 6 into digital wallet, reports say

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(CBS NEWS) - One of the big questions industry analysts have been asking about the upcoming iPhone 6, expected to be unveiled by Apple on September 9, is whether it will incorporate digital payment technology to enable it to function like an electronic wallet.
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Update: Bicyclist condition improving after hit by vehicle last month

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UPDATE: TYLER -- (KYTX) A bicyclist who was struck by an SUV last month remains hospitalized, but her condition has been upgraded to good condition according to a hospital spokesperson. More>>

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