Several Shot, Two Dead Outside Empire State Building
Two law enforcement officials in New York City say a recently fired store worker shot a former colleague to death and then randomly opened fire on others near the Empire State Building. They say the gunman was shot and killed by police.
Explosions in Wills Point After Train Hits Fuel Tanker
Officials say nobody has been hurt in a fiery wreck when a freight train hit a gasoline tanker truck in East Texas early Thursday.
Missing East Texas Toddler Found Dead
A Smith County toddler who went missing Tuesday afternoon while playing a game of hide and seek was found dead early Wednesday in a wooded area near Winona.
31 Cases of West Nile Virus Confirmed in East Texas
The number of reported West Nile cases in East Texas continues to increase. The Northeast Texas Public Health District confirms sixteen cases in Gregg County, eight in Smith, six in Van Zandt County , and one in Henderson County.
Five Children Killed in East Texas Crash [UPDATED]
A sport utility vehicle taking 10 children to Splash Kingdom Water Park in Canton veered out of control Monday and overturned on Interstate 20 near Van, killing five children and injuring six other occupants of the vehicle.
Fears of E. Coli Prompt Recall of Romaine Lettuce
Texas is one the many states included in a voluntary recall of romaine lettuce because of fears about possible E. coli contamination.
Smith County House Fire Leaves One Person Dead
Fire investigators are trying to determine the cause of an early Morning House Fire Monday in the Winona Area that claimed the life of a Smith County Woman.
Carmike Theater Headquarters Receives Bomb Threat Call
Carmike Theaters across the country including Tyler and Longview are being checked out by local fire departments and police after the company headquarters received a bomb threat call Friday.
Capital Murder Suspect Back in East Texas
Donny Lee Greenhow, who was captured in Tennessee, arrived back in East Texas Thursday afternoon to face capital murder charges in connection with the homicide of a Ben Wheeler couple.
Craigslist iPad Scam Lands Two East Texans in Jail
The Tyler Police Department began receiving a series of thefts on Wednesday being reported by individuals who had responded to a Craigslist advertisement http://easttexas.craigslist.org/sys/3206688685.html to purchase an iPad.
Tip Leads to the Second Arrest of a Tyler Robbery Suspect
A suspect wanted in the August 10 robbery of a woman in her driveway has been taken into custody after police received a tip on his whereabouts.
Elvis Fans Remembering the King
Tens of thousands of Elvis Presley fans have arrived in Memphis and are lining up at the entrance to Graceland for a two-day vigil marking the 35th anniversary of his death.