Whataburger rolls out massive food truck

The truck, which is 36-feet long and features a full-sized kitchen, according to the company, was unveiled on Thursday at an event honoring teachers in San Antonio.

  US hiring slows in July as signs of lasting damage emerge

The United States added 1.8 million jobs in July, a pullback from the gains of May and June and evidence that the resurgent coronavirus is weakening hiring and the economic rebound.
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  Bride in Beirut wedding photo shoot speaks about explosion

Video captured the special moment turning into chaos, as the bride can later be seen being whisked away into a building.

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Woman arrested on 4 child sexual assault charges after wreck in Henderson County

Authorities: 2 Jacksonville men killed man after giving him a ride

Kilgore woman accused of embezzling over $330K from employer

  WEBXTRA: Longview ISD served 240,000 meals since March

UIL sets return to play guidelines for high school student-athletes

The University Scholastic League’s Medical Advisory Committee set more guidelines for the return to play this fall season.
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  No stimulus checks, unemployment boost? Last-ditch virus aid talks as Trump team back to Capitol

A breakdown in the talks would put at risk more than $100 billion to help reopen schools, a fresh round of $1,200 direct payments to most people and hundreds of billions of dollars for state and local governments to help them avoid furloughing workers and cutting services as tax revenues shrivel.

Crystal Rogers: FBI Louisville takes lead in case of missing mother of 5

What we know about the 15,590 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in East Texas

Planned power outage for some SWEPCO customers in Henderson area Friday

Child dies after being hit by vehicle in Mount Pleasant

  Mother of boy killed in boating accident speaks out after manslaughter trial delayed

  WEBXTRA: East Texas students start the school year off right at the School Is Cool event in Tyler

Texas Health and Human Services Commission allowing limited visitation at nursing facilities

A look at state hospital data for Tyler, Longview and surrounding counties

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Trump bans dealings with Chinese owners of TikTok, WeChat

President Donald Trump has ordered a sweeping but vague ban on dealings with the Chinese owners of popular social media apps TikTok and WeChat on security grounds, a move China’s government criticized as “political manipulation.”

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COVID-19 could derail small school college athletics

No sports on the campus of SFA this fall is a possible reality fans must start preparing for.

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  Rusk County Sheriff’s Office investigates string of burglaries

  WATCH: Rep. Louie Gohmert provides update on his health following COVID-19 diagnosis

East Texas housing authorities to receive $750K from 2nd round of grants

“EXTREMELY ACTIVE” Hurricane Season possible for the Atlantic Basin

Canton police searching for suspect in robbery, stabbing at dollar store

According to a press release from the department, at approximately 7:50 p.m. Wednesday, officers responded to Dollar Tree in Canton on a reported stabbing. Further investigation revealed that a clerk at the store had been stabbed during a robbery attempt. The suspect fled the scene on foot.
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  Macron promises help, Beirut residents vent fury at leaders

Lebanese officials targeted in the investigation of the massive blast that tore through Beirut sought to shift blame for the presence of explosives at the city’s port, and the visiting French president warned Thursday that without serious reforms the country would “continue to sink.”

Gov. Abbott, Houston Astros team up to open COVID-19 testing site at Minute Maid Park

Start dates and COVID-19 guides for East Texas schools

Gov. Abbott hosts roundtable on upcoming flu season at UT Southwest Medical Center

  Grand Saline public works department hopes a new water pump will solve old problems