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SURVEILLANCE VIDEO: Thieves steal mobile phones in Lufkin

Lufkin Crime Stoppers are looking for two thieves who stole mobile phones from a Lufkin Department store.

TYLER POLICE: 500 block of Baxter temporarily closed for repairs

The Tyler Police Department has announced a temporary road closure. The 500 Block of Baxter Street will be closed for the next five to seven hours for repairs.

Gregg Co. lifts burn ban

According to Gregg County Judge, Bill Stoudt, the burn ban for Gregg County has been lifted.

ETX man hospitalized with electrical burns after allegedly attempting to steal electrical equipment, wiring

An alleged theft suspect was taken to a local hospital, Sunday, after receiving electrical burns at a Harrison County well site.

Two garbage trucks go up in flames in Smith County

Two garbage trucks were destroyed late Sunday afternoon after one of them burst into flames.

Family of 5 found dead inside Texas home

A family of five was found dead inside a house near Rice, Texas, on Sunday night, authorities said. That's just south of Dallas. Navarro County sheriff's deputies found the bodies of two adults and three children inside.

Firearms and tools stolen from Cherokee County house

Cherokee County authorities are asking for any information about a burglary that happened in early September.

Vehicle catches fire in Chapel Hill

A garbage truck has caught fire on FM 848 in Chapel Hill. At this time there is no word on injuries or if the fire has been put out. Chapel Hill Volunteer Fire Department and Whitehouse Fire are on scene.

GRAPHIC VIDEO: Houston Police Chief hits pedestrian with city vehicle

Houston's Police Chief is taking disciplinary action against himself after he hit a pedestrian with his city vehicle.

Cruz calls for backup plans in government funding crisis

Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas said Sunday that Republicans may filibuster when the Senate considers a bill passed by the House last week that funds the government but defunds Obamacare.