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VIDEO: Houston Macy's building is demolished to a pile of rubble

A Macy's building that once was a Houston landmark is now just a pile of rubble. The 10 story, 791,000 square foot building was demolished Sunday morning to make way for the development of a new retail site.

Delek Refinery downed generator causes increased flames, smoke

For those that are seeing smoke in the air in the city limits of Tyler it's coming from Delek Oil Refinery in Tyler. It happened early this morning in on Loop 323 near Duncan Street.

Shelby, Anderson County have lifted their burn ban

FOX 51 has confirmed with both Shelby and Anderson County have lifted their burn bans. Shelby County has lifted their burn ban and are telling citizens to be sure to fill out a permit to burn.

Two ETX men are arrested, charged with possession of a controlled substance

Two East Texas men are behind bars after being found in possession of drugs and drug paraphernalia. It happened at 9:00 p.m. Friday night in the 1100 block of East Denman Avenue in Lufkin.

One dead, two injured in Interstate 20 wreck

A four car accident leaves one dead and two injured in Smith County. Smith County DPS tells us it happened around 6:20 p.m. Friday evening on Interstate 20 at Mile Marker 571.

NASA wants you to stay in bed for 70 days

If spending a few months in bed sounds like your idea of a dream come true, NASA may be able to help.

Two arrested, one still on the loose, in 2009 armored car robbery

The Nacogdoches County Sheriff's Office has received warrants for the arrest of three Nacogdoches men for an aggravated robbery in 2009.

Open carry march held in Nacogdoches

An East Texas town is having it's first ever open carry march. Downtown Nacogdoches is the site of the open carry march. Organizers estimate that there will be about 250 people attending the march.

Harrison County lifts burn ban

Harrison County Judge Taylor tells FOX 51 the Harrison County burn ban has been lifted. After consulting with emergency management officials in the county, Judge Taylor has terminated the ban.

Tyler gas station robbery

Police are looking for a man who robbed a gas station in Tyler Friday night. Tyler Police responded to the Speedy Trak gas station in 1000 block of South Broadway just before 11p.m.