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D Dipasupil, Getty Images

Six East Texans Arrested for Heckling at Joel Osteen’s Church

Six East Texans affiliated with the controversial Church of Wells were arrested Sunday after heckling preacher Joel Osteen at his Houston church.

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Photo by Spencer
Photo by Spencer

Initial Thoughts on the New Market Street Store

My wife and I took some time and changed our usual weekly shopping routine and decided to visit the new Market Street store, formally Albertson's. Here are a few of my initial thoughts on the new store.

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David Sweat arrested by NY State Police (Sunday 6/28/15 - WIBX)
David Sweat arrested by NY State Police in Constable, NY. (Sunday 6/28/15 - WIBX)

David Sweat Captured, In Custody Bloodied And Shirtless [PHOTO]

The more than three week manhunt for two escaped prisoners from Clinton Correctional Facility in upstate New York concluded this weekend with both being shot in separate incidents, and only one surviving.

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Warner Bros.

‘Magic Mike XXL’ Hits Theaters Wednesday

'Magic Mike XXL' is almost here, and Channing Tatum has been on a media blitz stopping by both day time and late night shows promoting the sequel to his 2012 smash, 'Magic Mike.'

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Jeffrey Phelps, Getty Images

Dustin Diamond ‘Screech’ Sentenced to Four Months in Jail

Dustin Diamond's stabbing incident from December has now landed the actor in jail for four months. 

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Somchai Jongmeesuk
Somchai Jongmeesuk

My Afterthoughts About Las Vegas

Last week, I went to Vegas with my family. This was probably my 10th trip to Vegas in the past five years. Here are some thoughts coming away from the experience:

 

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Texas State Health Officials Warn of Dangerous Parasite Found in Fruits and Vegetables

Local and state health officials warn of food born illness cases across Texas.

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Mabank VFD

East Texas Firefighter Fired for Charleston Shooting Facebook Post

An East Texas volunteer firefighter lost his job after praising Charleston shooter Dylann Storm Roof in a Facebook post.

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Dan Callister, Getty Images

Five Songs from 1997 You May Have Forgotten

I've been feeling pretty nostalgic lately, and while digging through boxes I stumbled onto some mixtapes that I made back in the '90s.

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Photo by Spencer
Photo by Spencer

Come Join Us for the Museum of the Southwest’s ‘Sunday Lawn Concert’

This weekend, come join us for the Museum of the Southwest's 'Summer Lawn Concert' featuring Tommy Lewis and The Piano Room!

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