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  7 INVESTIGATES: Chemical in Craft-Turney water called NeXgen

The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality is working to uncover the source of the contamination and who may be at fault.

  Watching Your Wallet: Budget now for holiday spending

Planning travel and shopping months in advance can pay off in the long run, financial experts say.

Report: Customers are overpaying on a quarter of all prescriptions

A new study shows patients are overpaying on prescriptions sometimes because they are using insurance, rather than paying the cash price.

Watching Your Wallet: Will Social Security be there when you retire?

Research shows many Americans are concerned with whether Social Security will be available when they retire, but many aren’t saving. NerdWallet experts help explain the realities of Social Security and what you can do.

Big Pharma was supposed to self-police fentanyl prescriptions. It failed. Patients died.

Internal documents show lax enforcement, missed opportunities by the federal government.

You can help uncover political ad targeting on Facebook

Use the Facebook Political Ad Collector to help categorize ads and understand why they are targeting you.

Attorney representing families in case against accused nurse speaks out

An East Texas nurse charged with the murder of a patient now faces more charges.

Texas nurse gets new charges of capital murder, aggravated assault

A nurse already charged with murder of patients now has an indictment of capital murder.

7 On Scene: Murder suspect Gustavo Zavala-Garcia in court for hearing

In this pretrial hearing, Judge Jack Skeen heard from DPS forensic expert Kristen Cossota via telephone.

21st century home construction materials cause shorter escape times during house fires

No one wants to prevent a house fire more than firefighters. A recent fire dynamics study shows our modern home construction may be decreasing the amount of time it takes a structure to become fully engulfed.

Nurse indicted for murder, aggravated assault of patients at Texas heart hospital

A nurse who was charged with murder has now been indicted by a Smith County grand jury.

  Jury awards $41M to family of East Texas woman whose murder led to ‘Kari’s Law’

A jury deliberating a wrongful death lawsuit filed by the family of an East Texas woman who murdered in a Marshall motel room has ruled in favor of her family.

‘Kari’s Law’ back in court as family seeks damages against hotel chain, murderer

A wrongful death lawsuit filed by the father of an East Texas woman murdered in a Marshall motel room is being heard in Harrison County this week. Kari Hunt's father filed a wrongful death lawsuit against her convicted killer, Brad Dunn, as well as OM Lodging, Wyndham Hotel Systems, and the Baymont Franchises.

Official: Nurse charged with murder previously worked at Longview hospital

A hospital official says a Tyler nurse who is accused of murder previously worked at a Longview hospital.

What happened to Rachel Rhoads? Capital murder complaint provides insight into investigation

A court document is providing new insight into a murder investigation after a 24-year-old woman was found dead.

CHRISTUS Mother Frances patient crisis line for questions regarding former nurse

A crisis line has been set up by CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Frances for people to call with questions regarding former cardiac nurse William Davis.

East Texas nurse charged with murder, Tyler PD discuss investigation

Tuesday night William George Davis, 34, was booked into the Smith County Jail on a charge of murder. His bond is set at $2 million.

7 Investigates: Tips to keep medical expenses from breaking your budget

The cost of health care can be significant, even more so when those expenses arrive unexpectedly. This season's influenza epidemic is forcing millions to seek medical care. The KLTV Investigative team decided to find some helpful tips viewers.

East Texas family in Washington DC to witness President Trump sign Kari’s Law

Four years after witnessing her mother's murder, an East Texas girl will now get a chance to see the results of her grandfather's determination to honor her mom's memory.

Kari’s Law: Father of victim discusses long journey to see bill become law

Hunt promised his granddaughter that what happened to her would never happen to another person. And so began a grassroots campaign for legislation that is now headed to the White House.

Former county judge to pay fine for open meetings act violation

Former East Texas County judge Joel Baker entered a no contest plea deal Monday on one of the three charges brought against him.

Smith County commissioners accept judge’s formal resignation

Smith County commissioners have formally accepted the resignation of ex-Smith County Judge Joel Baker during a Tuesday meeting.