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  • UPDATE: No injuries reported in Amtrak train collision

    UPDATE: No injuries reported in Amtrak train collision

    Saturday, August 18 2018 3:54 PM EDT2018-08-18 19:54:11 GMT

    An Amtrak train has collided with a car, igniting a fire. 

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    An Amtrak train has collided with a car, igniting a fire. 

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  • Science Says: Hotter weather turbocharges US West wildfires

    Science Says: Hotter weather turbocharges US West wildfires

    Sunday, August 19 2018 11:27 AM EDT2018-08-19 15:27:02 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 5:22 PM EDT2018-08-19 21:22:35 GMT
    (AP Photo/Noah Berger). FILE - In this Aug. 7, 2018 file photo, firefighters monitor a backfire while battling the Ranch Fire, part of the Mendocino Complex Fire near Ladoga, Calif. The years with the most acres burned by wildfires have some of the hot...(AP Photo/Noah Berger). FILE - In this Aug. 7, 2018 file photo, firefighters monitor a backfire while battling the Ranch Fire, part of the Mendocino Complex Fire near Ladoga, Calif. The years with the most acres burned by wildfires have some of the hot...

    An AP analysis finds a clear connection between warmer temperatures out west and more land burned by wildfires.

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    An AP analysis finds a clear connection between warmer temperatures out west and more land burned by wildfires.

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  • US says conserving oil is no longer an economic imperative

    US says conserving oil is no longer an economic imperative

    Sunday, August 19 2018 7:26 AM EDT2018-08-19 11:26:45 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 5:22 PM EDT2018-08-19 21:22:28 GMT
    The Trump administration says conserving oil is no longer an economic imperative for the U.S. (Source: Pixabay)The Trump administration says conserving oil is no longer an economic imperative for the U.S. (Source: Pixabay)

    The Trump administration says conserving oil is no longer an economic imperative for the U.S.

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    The Trump administration says conserving oil is no longer an economic imperative for the U.S.

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  • 'Crazy Rich Asians' shines bright at the box office

    'Crazy Rich Asians' shines bright at the box office

    Sunday, August 19 2018 11:37 AM EDT2018-08-19 15:37:04 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 5:10 PM EDT2018-08-19 21:10:08 GMT
    (Sanja Bucko/Warner Bros. Entertainment via AP). This image released by Warner Bros. Entertainment shows Constance Wu in a scene from the film "Crazy Rich Asians."(Sanja Bucko/Warner Bros. Entertainment via AP). This image released by Warner Bros. Entertainment shows Constance Wu in a scene from the film "Crazy Rich Asians."

    Glitz has won out over guns at the North American box office this weekend as the gilded romance "Crazy Rich Asians" took No. 1 over Mark Wahlberg's action-packed "Mile 22".

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    Glitz has won out over guns at the North American box office this weekend as the gilded romance "Crazy Rich Asians" took No. 1 over Mark Wahlberg's action-packed "Mile 22".

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  • No, Netflix is not adding commercials

    No, Netflix is not adding commercials

    Sunday, August 19 2018 4:34 PM EDT2018-08-19 20:34:55 GMT
    The entertainment streaming company wants to pay someone to watch Netflix all day. (Source: CNN)The entertainment streaming company wants to pay someone to watch Netflix all day. (Source: CNN)
    The entertainment streaming company wants to pay someone to watch Netflix all day. (Source: CNN)The entertainment streaming company wants to pay someone to watch Netflix all day. (Source: CNN)

    According to CNN, Netflix is only experimenting with video promotions between episodes. Viewers have the option to skip it.

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    According to CNN, Netflix is only experimenting with video promotions between episodes. Viewers have the option to skip it.

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  • Aretha Franklin's funeral set for Aug. 31 in Detroit

    Aretha Franklin's funeral set for Aug. 31 in Detroit

    Friday, August 17 2018 4:27 PM EDT2018-08-17 20:27:23 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 3:57 PM EDT2018-08-19 19:57:39 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar, File). FILE - In this Feb. 5, 2006 file photo, Aretha Franklin and Dr. John, background on piano, perform the national anthem before the Super Bowl XL football game in Detroit. Franklin died Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018 at her home...(AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar, File). FILE - In this Feb. 5, 2006 file photo, Aretha Franklin and Dr. John, background on piano, perform the national anthem before the Super Bowl XL football game in Detroit. Franklin died Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018 at her home...
    Aretha Franklin's funeral will be held Aug. 30 in her hometown of Detroit.More >>
    Aretha Franklin's funeral will be held Aug. 30 in her hometown of Detroit.More >>
  • Italy's leader demands safe roads; bridge toll rises to 43

    Italy's leader demands safe roads; bridge toll rises to 43

    Saturday, August 18 2018 4:10 AM EDT2018-08-18 08:10:33 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 2:54 PM EDT2018-08-19 18:54:21 GMT
    (Luca Zennaro/ANSA via AP). Firefighters remove debris of the collapsed Morandi highway bridge in Genoa, Italy, Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018. Italian authorities have lowered the death to 38 from 39 in the collapse of a highway bridge in Genoa. Genoa Prefec...(Luca Zennaro/ANSA via AP). Firefighters remove debris of the collapsed Morandi highway bridge in Genoa, Italy, Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018. Italian authorities have lowered the death to 38 from 39 in the collapse of a highway bridge in Genoa. Genoa Prefec...

    Italian media say three more bodies have been found in the rubble of the Genoa bridge collapse, raising the death toll to 41.

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    Italian media say three more bodies have been found in the rubble of the Genoa bridge collapse, raising the death toll to 41.

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  • Beaches closed after syringes, other medical waste wash ashore

    Beaches closed after syringes, other medical waste wash ashore

    Sunday, August 19 2018 2:09 PM EDT2018-08-19 18:09:11 GMT
    Authorities say 35 used syringes and hypodermic needles were recovered from the shore along with other trash with medical markings on it. (Source: WCBS, NASSAU COUNTY POLICE, CNN)Authorities say 35 used syringes and hypodermic needles were recovered from the shore along with other trash with medical markings on it. (Source: WCBS, NASSAU COUNTY POLICE, CNN)

    Authorities say 35 used syringes and hypodermic needles were recovered from the shore along with other trash with medical markings on it

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    Authorities say 35 used syringes and hypodermic needles were recovered from the shore along with other trash with medical markings on it

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  • Daytime Weather at Your Fingertips

    Daytime Weather at Your Fingertips

  • Wienerland announces closure

    Wienerland announces closure

    Sunday, August 19 2018 11:18 AM EDT2018-08-19 15:18:29 GMT
    Wienerland has closed its restaurant doors in Tyler. Though the main store will no longer be open, the "Wienie Wagon" will still be serving food. The Wiene Wagon can be found around town and is also available to rent. Copyright 2018 KLTV. All Rights Reserved.More >>
    Wienerland has closed its restaurant doors in Tyler. Though the main store will no longer be open, the "Wienie Wagon" will still be serving food. The Wiene Wagon can be found around town and is also available to rent. Copyright 2018 KLTV. All Rights Reserved.More >>
  • East Texas family seeking answers after son found unresponsive during military training exercise

    East Texas family seeking answers after son found unresponsive during military training exercise

    Saturday, August 18 2018 6:41 PM EDT2018-08-18 22:41:59 GMT

    An East Texas family is looking for answers after their son was found unresponsive at the Fort Campbell Kentucky Military Base. The family tells us they were told by the military Dayne Haney was participating in a training exercise when he went missing. A search was conducted, and Haney was found unresponsive. Military personnel tried to resuscitate him, but their efforts were unsuccessful. An autopsy was ordered, but the family says they were given no indication on his cause of de...

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    An East Texas family is looking for answers after their son was found unresponsive at the Fort Campbell Kentucky Military Base. The family tells us they were told by the military Dayne Haney was participating in a training exercise when he went missing. A search was conducted, and Haney was found unresponsive. Military personnel tried to resuscitate him, but their efforts were unsuccessful. An autopsy was ordered, but the family says they were given no indication on his cause of de...

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  • Western Pulp Products fire in Jacksonville under investigation

    Western Pulp Products fire in Jacksonville under investigation

    Saturday, August 18 2018 6:29 PM EDT2018-08-18 22:29:25 GMT
    The Jacksonville Fire Department was on still on the scene this morning after a fire broke out last night. Around 10 p.m. crews were called to Western Pulp Products on Bolton St. "It was reported that they found a glow coming from this side of the building," Jacksonville Fire Marshal Keith Fortner said.   A glow that burned through half the night and continued to have hotspots throughout the morning. Fortner says Friday night his crew along with other Smith County f...More >>
    The Jacksonville Fire Department was on still on the scene this morning after a fire broke out last night. Around 10 p.m. crews were called to Western Pulp Products on Bolton St. "It was reported that they found a glow coming from this side of the building," Jacksonville Fire Marshal Keith Fortner said.   A glow that burned through half the night and continued to have hotspots throughout the morning. Fortner says Friday night his crew along with other Smith County f...More >>
  • Amtrak releases statement regarding collision

    Amtrak releases statement regarding collision

    Saturday, August 18 2018 4:42 PM EDT2018-08-18 20:42:53 GMT

    The official statement from Amtrak: At approximately 1:10 pm CT today, Amtrak Train 21/421, the Texas Eagle traveling from Chicago to Los Angeles came into contact with an unoccupied vehicle illegally on the tracks near Hallsville, Texas. There have been no injuries reported to the approximately 145 passengers or crew members on board. Alternate transportation is being provided. Amtrak Police are cooperating with local law enforcement to investigate the incident.   This is a c...

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    The official statement from Amtrak: At approximately 1:10 pm CT today, Amtrak Train 21/421, the Texas Eagle traveling from Chicago to Los Angeles came into contact with an unoccupied vehicle illegally on the tracks near Hallsville, Texas. There have been no injuries reported to the approximately 145 passengers or crew members on board. Alternate transportation is being provided. Amtrak Police are cooperating with local law enforcement to investigate the incident.   This is a c...

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  • Lufkin Police Department non-emergency lines down

    Lufkin Police Department non-emergency lines down

    Saturday, August 18 2018 3:31 PM EDT2018-08-18 19:31:22 GMT
    Residents of Lufkin should be advised that the non-emergency lines for the Lufkin Police Department are currently down.  According to the Lufkin Police Department, around 2 p.m., communication lines in the administration room went out and have not been restored. At this time, they have not determined the cause for the outage and do not have an estimation on when the phone lines will be working again. However, the departments dispatch workers are still able to receive  and...More >>
    Residents of Lufkin should be advised that the non-emergency lines for the Lufkin Police Department are currently down.  According to the Lufkin Police Department, around 2 p.m., communication lines in the administration room went out and have not been restored. At this time, they have not determined the cause for the outage and do not have an estimation on when the phone lines will be working again. However, the departments dispatch workers are still able to receive  and...More >>
  • Amtrak train collides with car, ignites fire

    Amtrak train collides with car, ignites fire

    Saturday, August 18 2018 3:23 PM EDT2018-08-18 19:23:09 GMT

    An Amtrak train has collided with a car infighting a fire.  

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    An Amtrak train has collided with a car infighting a fire.  

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  • Two people injured after a major wreck in Longview

    Two people injured after a major wreck in Longview

    Saturday, August 18 2018 11:36 AM EDT2018-08-18 15:36:02 GMT

    Update:  The Longview Police Department responded to a major wreck Friday night on Eastman Road at Highway 80. Daniel Wayne Offield, 42, from Hallsville, was driving a 2012 Mazda 5 eastbound on Highway 80 when he ran a red light and stuck a 2007 Pontiac Vibe driven by Elecia Dudley, 42, from Longview, who was traveling northbound on Eastman Road. Offield was under the influence, according to a Facebook post by the Longview Police Department, and traveling at a high speed....

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    Update:  The Longview Police Department responded to a major wreck Friday night on Eastman Road at Highway 80. Daniel Wayne Offield, 42, from Hallsville, was driving a 2012 Mazda 5 eastbound on Highway 80 when he ran a red light and stuck a 2007 Pontiac Vibe driven by Elecia Dudley, 42, from Longview, who was traveling northbound on Eastman Road. Offield was under the influence, according to a Facebook post by the Longview Police Department, and traveling at a high speed....

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  • Multiple fire departments at scene of large fire at Western Pulp in Jacksonville

    Multiple fire departments at scene of large fire at Western Pulp in Jacksonville

    Saturday, August 18 2018 12:48 AM EDT2018-08-18 04:48:32 GMT
    Fire at Western Pulp (Source: John Greer)Fire at Western Pulp (Source: John Greer)

    Several departments are at the scene of a large industrial fire in Jacksonville Friday night.

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    Several departments are at the scene of a large industrial fire in Jacksonville Friday night.

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  • Hit and run driver surrenders to authorities

    Hit and run driver surrenders to authorities

    Saturday, August 18 2018 10:53 PM EDT2018-08-19 02:53:25 GMT

    The search for a hit and run driver, who left the scene after injuring a pedestrian, is over. Kilgore police say May 23rd a driver hit a jogger around the 28-hundred block of Greenhill's drive, causing serious injuries to the jogger. The driver then sped away. Investigators say that driver has now come forward, turning himself in. The jogger is now undergoing physical therapy. Copyright 2018 KLTV. All rights reserved.

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    The search for a hit and run driver, who left the scene after injuring a pedestrian, is over. Kilgore police say May 23rd a driver hit a jogger around the 28-hundred block of Greenhill's drive, causing serious injuries to the jogger. The driver then sped away. Investigators say that driver has now come forward, turning himself in. The jogger is now undergoing physical therap

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  • Catholics consider withholding donations amid scandals

    Catholics consider withholding donations amid scandals

    Sunday, August 19 2018 3:07 PM EDT2018-08-19 19:07:15 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 5:22 PM EDT2018-08-19 21:22:57 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File). FILE- In this Sept. 24, 2015, file photo a member of the clergy prays the rosary as he waits for Pope Francis to arrive at St. Patrick's Cathedral for evening prayer service in New York. Across the U.S., Catholics once f...(AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File). FILE- In this Sept. 24, 2015, file photo a member of the clergy prays the rosary as he waits for Pope Francis to arrive at St. Patrick's Cathedral for evening prayer service in New York. Across the U.S., Catholics once f...
    Catholics across the U.S. shaken by the latest revelations of priests sexually abusing children are considering withholding or reducing their donations to their local churches as they look for ways to express their...More >>
    Catholics across the U.S. shaken by the latest revelations of priests sexually abusing children are considering withholding or reducing their donations to their local churches as they look for ways to express their anger.More >>
  • Drought takes toll on Missouri farmers' crops, cattle

    Drought takes toll on Missouri farmers' crops, cattle

    Sunday, August 19 2018 11:22 AM EDT2018-08-19 15:22:01 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 5:10 PM EDT2018-08-19 21:10:06 GMT
    (Eldon Cole/University of Missouri Extension via AP). In this Aug. 10, 2018 photo provided by the University of Missouri Extension, a steer takes shelter under a bush near a dry pond on a farm near Monett, Mo. Drought conditions across most of Missouri...(Eldon Cole/University of Missouri Extension via AP). In this Aug. 10, 2018 photo provided by the University of Missouri Extension, a steer takes shelter under a bush near a dry pond on a farm near Monett, Mo. Drought conditions across most of Missouri...
    Parts of Missouri are so dry that corn crops are turning brown and hay for cattle is in short supply, as water becomes increasingly scarce.More >>
    Parts of Missouri are so dry that corn crops are turning brown and hay for cattle is in short supply, as water becomes increasingly scarce.More >>
  • Doctor convicted of sexual assault of patient gets probation

    Doctor convicted of sexual assault of patient gets probation

    Sunday, August 19 2018 2:02 PM EDT2018-08-19 18:02:06 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 5:10 PM EDT2018-08-19 21:10:04 GMT
    A Houston doctor won't serve prison time after being convicted of sexually assaulting a heavily sedated patient.More >>
    A Houston doctor won't serve prison time after being convicted of sexually assaulting a heavily sedated patient.More >>

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