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  • TV show to profile late Alaska serial killer

     An upcoming special episode of Investigation Discovery's "Dark Minds" TV series says it has new information about confessed Alaska serial killer Israel Keyes, including the identity of a potential victim.

    March 20, 2014

  • San Antonio lawyer admits bribing judge

    A San Antonio lawyer pleaded guilty Monday to bribing a state district judge in exchange for favorable rulings.

    March 17, 2014

  • Texas man gets 20 years for trying to kill judge

     A 72-year-old Fort Worth man has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for trying to hire someone to kill a federal judge.

    March 17, 2014

  • Palestine Police Department seeking new officers

    As part of a comprehensive recruiting program, the Palestine Police Department is hosting a civil service test to recruit new officers on Saturday, March 29

    March 17, 2014

  • Kay and Sandy Jenkins indicted in bakery probe

    A federal grand jury indicted husband and wife Kay and Sandy Jenkins Wednesday on 22 counts of felony charges related to his alleged theft of $16.6 million from his former employer the Collin Street Bakery.

    March 13, 2014

  • Police: Driver kills 2 at South by Southwest fest

     A suspected drunken driver fleeing police crashed through barricades at the South By Southwest festival in Austin, slamming into a crowd outside a nightclub and killing a man and woman on a moped early Thursday, police said.

    March 13, 2014

  • BREAKING NEWS...NYC building explodes, 11 minor injuries reported

    An explosion in Upper Manhattan on Wednesday leveled a five-story building, sent flames and billowing black smoke above the skyline and injured 11 people.

    March 12, 2014

  • plane-skydiver.jpg VIDEO: Skydiver, pilot treated after midair collision

    A pilot practicing take-offs and landings got tangled up with a skydiver in Polk County, Fla., but amazingly, no one was seriously hurt.

    March 10, 2014 1 Photo

  • Taste of Home Cooking School tickets on sale

    The perfect recipe for creating new memories with loved ones includes good friends, good conversation and, of course, great food.
    As home cooks across the country head back to the kitchen to cook up spring’s flavorful dishes, the Taste of Home Cooking School is preparing to share seasonal recipes that are certain to delight.  
    Taste of Home’s local culinary specialist Jamie Dunn will be at the Cain Center on Thursday, April 17 to share her home cooking tips and tricks while demonstrating step-by-step recipes for the season’s best dishes.
    This season’s event is brought to Athens by Cole Air Conditioning and Appliance Company along with the Athens Daily Review.

    March 10, 2014

  • UPDATE FROM CORSICANA: 3-year-old child killed in shooting

     Navarro County Sheriff Elmer Tanner has confirmed that a 3-year-old Navarro County child has died as the result of a shooting in the Eureka area Monday afternoon.

    March 10, 2014

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