Good Monday Morning East Texas. There is a chance of a few scattered thunderstorms today. A few of these could be strong. Highs will reach the middle 80s in most areas and unfortunately everyone will not see rain. I'll have a look at your weekend forecast coming up on Good morning East Texas.
It's been eight months since flames destroyed an east Texas church at the hands of arsonists.
Doctor George F. Hamm, who served as president of UT Tyler for 17 years, died Sunday after a short illness.
BERLIN (AP) - German prosecutors say they want to get their hands on an Islamic militant who provided information that helped trigger Europe's terror alert. Ahmad Wali Siddiqui's disclosures came under U.S. interrogation in Afghanistan. Germany is seeking his extradition on charges of membership in a foreign terrorist organization.
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) - There's confirmation now that Afghanistan and the Taliban are talking. President Hamid Karzai tells CNN's "Larry King Live" that the government has "been talking to the Taliban as countryman to countryman," and the discussions are unofficial.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Six out of the next seven days will find President Barack Obama busy on the campaign trail, fundraising and continuing his mission to get out the Democratic vote. He heads to Florida today to headline a big-money fundraiser at the home of retired Miami Heat star Alonzo Mourning.
NUEVO LAREDO, Mexico (AP) - Mexican authorities are searching for a pair of brothers suspected in the reported shooting of American David Hartley of Falcon Lake on the Rio Grande. He hasn't been found since the attack on September 30.