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7 from 7: Stories for your Wednesday afternoon

Good afternoon! Hope you're enjoying today's beautiful weather.

Here are a few stories we think you'll find interesting this afternoon:

1. An Amber Alert has been issued for an 18-month-old missing from Harris County.Investigators say the father of 18-month-old Luke Towner assaulted the child's mother and took off with the child, making threats to kill both himself and Luke. Further information here.

2. One man is dead and two others were injured in a possible terrorist attack in London on Wednesday.According to BBC News, eyewitnesses said a man was attacked in a street by two men in broad daylight. The two were later shot by officers.

3. 10 children were killed in the Moore, OK, tornado, and an emergency management official says that six adults are still missing. Albert Ashwood, director of the OK Dept. of Emergency Management, says it is unknown if the missing could still be in the rubble or have walked away from their properties.

4. Don't miss this: 'Bernie' onscreen at Liberty, with two featured Texans speaking ahead of the film Thursday night. Special guests speaking before the show will be Danny Buck Davidson, the Panola County District Attorney, played in the film by McConaughey, and Ms. Kay Baby Epperson who had several cameos in the film.

5.We have a review of the damage that we experienced yesterday during the storms that passed through the area at this link, including photos and video. Check it out!

6. Three children were injured this morning in a bus accident, while the driver of the other vehicle involved was killed. Details here.

7. KLTV's Melanie Torre will join us at 5pm with a report from Mercy Ships' headquarters, right here in East Texas. She'll fill us in on how they are working to change women's lives and restore their sense of purpose around the world.

Here's the link to the livestream on KLTV.com so you don't miss a thing if you're away from your tv at 4, 5 or 6 p.m.

We'll see you soon!

Stephanie Frazier

KLTV Web Producer

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