2. Authorities have identified a person of interest in the disappearance of an East Texas woman who was reported missing on Friday. Alicia Benefield, 19, of DeBerry, was last seen driving along Highway 31 into Panola County around 1 a.m. Friday after leaving a party. Her boyfriend Ridris Webster has been identified as a person of interest, but has not been charged with any crime.
3. Those who are having trouble making ends meet have some help which could
keep them out of the dark. The LITE-UP TEXAS program promises to live
up to its name, helping those who qualify pay their power bill. Find out more here.
4. A third person has died from injuries suffered in last week's South By Southwest crash in Austin. Sandy Le of Austin died at an Austin hospital; Rahsad Owens, 21, is in custody and has been charged with capital murder and aggravated assault with a motor vehicle. His blood alcohol concentration was .114 at the time of the crash. His bond has been set at $3 million.
6. General Motors issued a new recall of 1.5 million vehicles Monday, part
of an effort to assure buyers that it's moving faster to fix safety
defects in its cars and trucks. See the list of recalled vehicles here.
Sunday, August 31 2014 3:28 PM EDT2014-08-31 19:28:29 GMT
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