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2nd person dies from Gulf platform blast

A second Filipino oil worker has died following last week's Gulf of Mexico oil platform blast, the Philippine government said Friday.

Texans Top Lions in OT

For the second time in a week, the Texans need nearly five quarters to dispatch an opponent. With the Thanksgiving Day victory, the team improves to 10-1 and remains unbeaten on the road.

Cowboys Rally Comes Up Short Against Redskins

The Dallas Cowboys cranked up their offense in the second half but came up short to the Washington Redskins 38-31 on Thursday. Read more at MySa.com  

Mavs 7-6 After Beating Knicks

O.J. Mayo scored 27 points to lead the Mavericks to a 114-111 home victory over the Knicks on Wednesday. The Mavericks' defense stopped the Knicks on their final three possessions to secure the victory.

Sawed Off: TCU Upsets #16 Texas

TCU beat #16 Texas 20-13 on Saturday night. Former Chapel Hill star Matthew Tucker had 57 yards rushing and 2 touchdowns in the Horned Frog victory.

4th Annual Brick Street Stroll

Dorey Hersey, DJ Ferguson and Susanne Hansen stop by to talk about the 4th Annual Brick Street Stroll on Saturday, November 24th. Events start at noon and last until 7 pm. For more information call (903) 530-2527.

Black Friday trivia

Do you know what year the cash register was invented? Or who coined the term "Black Friday?"

Black Friday at the Broadway Square Mall

Fox 51's Rachel Rollar talks to a father/daughter duo who has made Black Friday shopping a family tradition that they enjoy for the past few years.

Tyler Police investigate "suspicious death"

Tyler Police are investigating a suspicious death that they found. EMS notified Tyler Police just after 1:00 am on Friday, November 23rd.

Hey Santa, pin this

There are slews of apps and websites to help you make the most of Black Friday and Cyber Monday, the two mondo-consumerist U.S. holidays.