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Longview PD officers cleared of wrongdoings in shooting death of nurse

A grand jury has cleared two Longview Police Department officers of any wrongdoing in separate shootings that occurred last month. Both cases were investigated by and presented to the grand jury by the Texas Rangers.

Sen. Cruz releases statement on 'Gang of Eight Bill' vote

U.S. Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) issued the following statement regarding today's vote on S.744, the Gang of Eight's immigration reform bill:

TX woman arrested for attempted murder of mother, told police mom was 'evil and possessed by the devil

A woman is accused of trying to kill her mother Tuesday night because she believed her mother was "evil and possessed by the devil", according to a El Paso Police Dept. news release.

Downtown takes ‘cool’ approach to Saturday art-walk

Organizers of Saturday’s Downtown Tyler ArtWalk plan to combat the heat by bringing much of the event indoors, while still highlighting some of the favorite outdoor features on the T.B. Butler Plaza.

NFL owners; This has got to stop!

The Aaron Hernandez murder arrest has brought this to a head.

'Seed Swap' coming to Tyler Senior Center

Share your love of summer blooms by attending the Tyler Senior Center’s “Beat the Heat” Seed and Cutting Swap on Monday at 1:00 p.m., part of the center’s Green Thumbs Garden Club.

Cowboys Josh Brent jailed after failing 2nd drug test

Dallas Cowboy Josh Brent has been arrested after failing another drug test.

Gov. Perry: TX will continue to build on our 'Legacy of Life'

Gov. Rick Perry today rallied pro-life advocates from around the country at the National Right to Life Convention. The governor has called a second special session to protect women and the unborn in Texas.

One last Mavericks draft preview

The Dallas Mavericks will have several important decisions to make Thursday that will shape their immediate future when the NBA holds its annual draft at 6 p.m. from the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y.

Errors hurt Pump Jacks in loss

East Texas didn’t do much to help itself while facing the top team in the Texas Collegiate League on Wednesday. The Pump Jacks committed eight errors in an 8-4 loss to league-leading Brazos Valley.