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Texas officials looking for missing radioactive device

The Texas Department of State Health Services is looking for piece of equipment containing potentially dangerous radioactive material that was lost Tuesday by an oil and gas crew in a rural part of West Texas.

UPDATE: Lightning strike causes house fire in Lindale

UPDATE: Fox 51's Teresa Sardina says no one was inside the house at the time of the fire, and the homeowners arrived after crews had extinguished the flames.

4 people, including 2 Jacksonville teachers struck by lightning

Three people were taken to a nearby hospital Thursday afternoon when they were struck by lightning in Jacksonville.

Rapper Webbie accused of kicking woman down 2 flights of stairs

The rapper known as Webbie is under arrest for simple battery and robbery after kicking a woman down two flights of stairs and stealing her purse.

RB Foster Leaves Practice Early

Texans running back Arian Foster left practice early Wednesday because he wasn’t feeling well.

"Jerry Wipes" for Sale, Proceeds to Salvation Army

Jerry Jones has always had one philosophy about publicity: good publicity, bad publicity, just spell my name right.

Judge refuses to dismiss charges against former Constable Rust

Former Precinct 3 Constable Dustin Rust appeared in court Thursday morning for a hearing about his April indictment.

Historic Brick Street Block Party

Dory Hersey with Dory's Gardens and  DJ Ferguson with Carriage House Gallery stop by to chat with Ben and Katie about a great upcoming event this weekend in Tyler.

Former Texas mayor indicted for extortion

Two Collin County, Texas men, including the former mayor of the city of Melissa, have been indicted in connection with a bribery scheme in the Eastern District of Texas, announced U.S. Attorney John M. Bales.

UPDATE: Lindale bank robber last seen headed toward Tyler

UPDATE: The robber is described as a hispanic male, 5' 10", wearing a white cap, possibly has a mustache and is driving a light blue or grey two-door car, according to the FBI.