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    Couple starts petition to lure Trader Joe's grocery store to Beaumont

    A Beaumont couple wants to see a Trader Joe's open up in Southeast Texas. It's a specialty grocery store offering healthy items at an affordable price. You may have seen them in Houston and other major cities. Nate Razzano and wife Kaliste say eating healthy is a must. When Nate lived in Virginia, his favorite store was Trader Joe's. Now in Beaumont, he says finding specialty gluten free and organic foods can be a pricey challenge.

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    Missing Orange County man safe, deputies say

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    A spokesperson for the Orange County Sheriff’s Office said a man from Vidor reported missing last week apparently left town without telling anyone and it is not believed that he is in danger.

    Southeast Texans blame social media for killing social skills

    Many of us spend time catching up with friends on social media but experts are warning that screen time is not the same as chatting face-to-face with loved ones. Some Southeast Texans say popular apps are killing social skills. “I think it's helped in making a connection between some people,” said Mohamed Hassan. He says he signed up for a Facebook account when he started classes at Lamar University.

    Arizona dad celebrates 30th birthday of son whom doctors said wouldn't live past 2

    By JOI-MARIE MCKENZIE, ABC NEWS   Chad Cloward was told his firstborn child wouldn't live past 2 years old. Dallan Cloward was born weighing 3 pounds, 9 ounces and with a rare chromosomal disorder called Wolf-Hirschhorn syndrome which affects both his physical and intellectual development. According to the U.S. National Library of Medicine, the disorder is so rare it affects only about 1 in 50,000 babies born in the U.S. When Chad considered how he'd celebrate his son's 30th ...

    120,000-plus Venezuelans cross border shopping for scarce food

    By HANNAH DREIER, ASSOCIATED PRESS More than 100,000 Venezuelans, some of whom drove through the night in caravans, crossed into Colombia over the weekend to hunt for food and medicine that are in short supply at home. It was the second weekend in a row that Venezuela's socialist government opened the long-closed border with Colombia, and by 6 a.m. Sunday, a line of would-be shoppers snaked through the entire town of San Antonio del Tachira. Some had traveled in chart...

    Police: Innocent man killed after possible gang-related shooting in NE Houston

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    Police are investigating a possible gang-related shooting they say left an innocent man dead in a northeast Houston Walgreens parking lot early Sunday morning.

    Pokemon Go with a purpose

    Some companies are trying to convert the hours people are walking around playing into money for charities.

    Colmesneil woman pleads guilty, gets life in charges related to 2014 double homicide

    A Colmesneil woman was sentenced to life in prison after pleading guilty to charges stemming from a 2014 double homicide outside a Tyler County church.

    EXCLUSIVE: family of hit-and-run victim reacts to arrest

    Tony Moretti's family says the nine and a half weeks since his death have been excruciating as they've waited for justice.

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    • Officials encourage travelers not to shun Florida for Zika

      Officials encourage travelers not to shun Florida for Zika

      Saturday, July 30 2016 4:02 AM EDT2016-07-30 08:02:15 GMT
      Florida mosquitoes have likely spread the Zika virus on the U.S. mainland for the first time, and Republican U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio says the tourism-dependent state may face an economic crisis if visitors start...
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    • Convention over, Clinton faces hacking, Trump criticism

      Convention over, Clinton faces hacking, Trump criticism

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      Giddy if exhausted, Hillary Clinton embarked on a post-convention Rust Belt bus tour just hours after becoming the first female presidential nominee of a major political party. The celebratory mood quickly...
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    • Clinton roars against Trump as a hacking distraction arises

      Clinton roars against Trump as a hacking distraction arises

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