Thailand's prime minister announced Monday she will dissolve the lower house of Parliament and call early elections in an attempt to calm the country's deepening political crisis.More >> The head of Thailand's protest movement on Tuesday extended his extraordinary claims to holding power over government activities, issuing orders to officials over whom he has no legal or actual authority.More >> After you've selected the perfect gift for a far-away friend, the next hurdle is to make sure the package arrives in time for Christmas.More >> After you've selected the perfect gift for a far-away friend, the next hurdle is to make sure the package arrives in time for Christmas.
Senate Democrats are demonstrating their new ability to thwart Republican filibusters with a vote that would make judges appointed by Democratic presidents a majority on the nation's second most powerful court.More >> Majority Democrats in the Senate won approval Tuesday for one of President Barack Obama's key judicial nominees, the first of his picks to win confirmation since they weakened the chamber's filibuster rules.More >> Autauga County Sheriff's deputies and Prattville fire rescue have called off the search for a missing person in a possible drowning case.More >> Autauga County sheriff's deputies and Prattville fire rescue temporarily called off the search for a missing fisherman Monday night. The search resumed Tuesday morning.
Mourners are gathering at a stadium near Johannesburg for a massive memorial service honoring Nelson Mandela.More >> U.S. President Barack Obama exhorted the world Tuesday to embrace Nelson Mandela's universal message of peace and justice, electrifying tens of thousands of rain-lashed spectators and prompting a standing ovation by...More >>
The East Texas man competing in the national Salvation Army bell ringing contest is officially a winner. Andre Thompson and the two other remaining contestants decided to end the competition in a tie afterMore >> The East Texas man competing in the national Salvation Army bell ringing contest is officially a winner.More >> From the Tyler Police Department: On December 6, 2013, at about 6:00 P.M., Tyler Police received a 911 call from 914 W. Front, Atlas Credit Union, stating that a robbery had occurred. Employees saidMore >> Masked man robs Atlas Credit Union on West Front Street. More >> Traffic is moving again around an accident involving a train and a pickup Friday morning in Longview.More >> Traffic is moving again around an accident involving a train and a pickup Friday morning in Longview.
Wesley McDade (Photo courtesy Smith County Sheriff's Office) From the Smith County Sheriff's Office: SMITH COUNTY, TX --On December 2, the Smith County Sheriff's Office asked for the public's assistance with locating Wesley Brian McDade, age 36, of Smith County.More >> Man was featured on KLTV 7 Crimefighters earlier in the week.More >> An East Texas man is behind bars after police say he murdered his wife, then fled the scene with his 4-year-old daughter prompting an amber alert to be issued.Marshall Police Public Information OfficerMore >> An East Texas man is behind bars after police say he murdered his wife, then fled the scene with his 4-year-old daughter prompting an amber alert to be issued.More >>