Good afternoon, everyone! We hope you're staying cool and hydrated in today's hot weather here in East Texas.
Here are some stories to peruse as you attempt to stay cool:
1. A federal judge in Georgia has thrown out race discrimination claims by a
former Savannah restaurant manager whose lawsuit against Paula Deen
ended up causing the celebrity cook to lose a big slice of her culinary
3. It sounded like a thunderstorm as windows broke and the ground shook,
but vacationers who were awakened from their rooms at a villa near Orlando
soon realized that the building was starting to collapse - parts of it
swallowed by a 100-foot sinkhole that also endangered two neighboring
resort buildings. Read the full story here and join us on East Texas News at 5 for more.
5. Six years ago Marianne Wilkinson and her husband were spending a quiet evening at home, watching tv, when the doorbell rang. Marianne answered the door and came face to face with a gunman, who killed her instantly. That gunman has never been identified; now, though, police say that there may be a connection to East Texas, and they're asking for the public's help in solving this mystery. Read the story here.
Here's the link to the livestream on KLTV.com, just in case you're not near your tv this afternoon. You can catch us on the go at 4, 5 and 6 on your computer or on our free iPhone, iPad or android apps. Just don't watch and drive. We want you to be safe!
Monday, September 1 2014 2:00 AM EDT2014-09-01 06:00:48 GMT
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