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Army private gets 2 life sentences for plan to attack Ft. Hood soldiers

Army Pvt. Naser Jason Abdo was sentenced to life in prison Friday for planning to bomb a restaurant in Killeen, Texas, when it was filled with soldiers and their families.

TxDOT: ETX road updates

UNDATED - Here's a quick look at events and work planned in the Tyler District: TxDOT plans work at Tyler's Loop 323, Spur 248 Intersection

Longview slammed by strong storms Thursday night

Gregg County residents were slammed by heavy winds and rain Thursday night, specifically the Longview Heights area.

Heisman hopeful, LSU football player Tyrann Mathieu kicked off team

LSU Head Coach Les Miles called a special press conference today to announce that Tyrann Mathieu has been removed from the team due to a policy violation.

UPDATE: Second suspect arrested in Tyler mobile home park robbery

AUGUST 16TH UPDATE: The second man wanted in connection with the aggravated robbery at a Tyler mobile home park earlier in August has been arrested.

Upshur Co. trooper hospitalized following two-vehicle wreck

An Upshur County trooper has been hospitalized following a two-vehicle wreck near Gilmer Friday morning.

World Breastfeeding Month

Ashley Johnson, Assistant WIC Director & QA Coordinator, stops by to talk about the importance of breastfeeding. For more information visit www.healthyeasttx.org.

Woman robbed at gunpoint in Tyler mobile home park

Early Friday morning, at about 5:05 am, Tyler Police were called to the Shiloh Pines Mobile Home Park in Tyler in reference to the reported robbery of an individual.

Accused South Texas murderer caught in Nacogdoches

A wanted murderer is captured by the Nacogdoches Police Department after he was spotted on the west Loop Wednesday night.

Louisiana charter school changing pregnancy test requirement

A Louisiana charter school is changing a policy that required pregnant students to be removed from class and home-schooled, pending board approval, a school official said Thursday.