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Emergency unemployment insurance benefits deadline extended

The deadline for jobless Texans to qualify for emergency unemployment insurance benefits has been extended to Jan. 1, 2014. Federal legislation signed by President Barack Obama on Jan.

Safety Summit for employers and employees May 14-16 in Austin

The Texas Department of Insurance, Division of Workers' Compensation (TDI-DWC) will host the 17th Annual Workplace Safety and Health Conference, the Texas Safety Summit, from May 14-16, 2013 in Austin at the Doubletree Hotel Austin, located

Man arrested for calling false alarm to police

A Tyler man is arrested for calling a false alarm to police. Around 7 p.m., Tyler Police Dispatchers received a 911 call saying that the caller had observed someone drive by a house and shoot a young child.

Nacogdoches Sheriff's Dept. putting citizens on alert

The Nacogdoches Sheriff's Department is putting citizens on alert in the Woden and Melrose areas.

TX GIRL FIGHT: Pregnant woman rams rival "baby mama" with car

Houston police are investigating a hit and run involving two pregnant women. Police say the women were fighting over the man who is the father of both of their unborn children.

Longview man accused of attempted sex with 14-year-old

A Longview man was arrested Wednesday when police said he tried to meet a person he thought was 14 to have sex.

1 killed, 2 injured in Palestine head-on collision

One person is dead and two are injured after head-on collision in Palestine on Thursday night. At approximately 9:24 p.m., police responded to a wreck at the 4200 block of West Oak Street.

One dead in Smith County ATV accident

Winona, TX — A Smith County man was killed in an ATV crash on Thursday night. It happened at 8:00pm on the 17000 block of FM 1252, just south of Winona.

TX pastor blasts Victoria's Secret in open letter

Victoria's Secret is under fire from some parents over its new lingerie line. They feel the "Bright Young Things" collection is marketed to tweens.

Michigan's tie-in with the most famous two-step in Texas history

Michigan is playing at Cowboys Stadium in the NCAA Regional. Mac Engel has more on the Wolverines and their connection to the Lone Star State.