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  • Lasseter, Pixar co-founder, to step down at end of year

    NEW YORK (AP) - John Lasseter, the co-founder of Pixar Animation Studios and the Walt Disney Co.'s animation chief, will step down at the end of the year after acknowledging "missteps" in his behavior with staff members.  

  • Makers Of "Sesame Street" Sue New Movie

    NEW YORK (AP) - The makers of "Sesame Street" are suing the promoter of a new Melissa McCarthy movie, saying it's abusing the famed puppets' sterling reputation to advertise the film.      A judge Friday scheduled a hearing next week to consider a request for immediate relief by Sesame Workshop, which sued Thursday in federal court for unspecified damages.      The film, "The Happytime Murders," is scheduled for release Aug. 17. McCa...
  • Ellen's funniest friends set to guest host

    The two-day event begins with the always entertaining Sean Hayes stepping into Ellen’s shoes on Wednesday, May 30th. In typical Sean fashion, he kicks off the show with a hilarious monologue and an exciting surprise performance! 

  • Inside Edition: Police officer caught driving 105 mph in a 65 mph zone

    In 2017, Officer Christopher Ferguson, with the Algood, Tennessee, Police Department crashed into the vehicle of an elderly couple while driving his patrol car off-duty, going home. According to a police report Ferguson was driving 21 mph over the speed limit at the time of the crash. The elderly driver, James Cryer, is now permanently disabled. His wife Rena was a passenger in the car.

  • Water Thrown At Tomi Lahren

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Conservative commentator Tomi Lahren says she is disheartened and embarrassed but not broken after a patron threw water on her at a Minneapolis restaurant.      The Fox News contributor told the channel's "Fox & Friends" Wednesday that she was eating Sunday brunch with her parents when a group of people "thought it would be funny to throw water at" her and chant profanities.      Lahren says people don't have t...
  • 2018 Billboard Music Awards

    The Latest on the Billboard Music Awards (all times local):      7:55 p.m.      Shawn Mendes and Khalid sang a song called "Youth" at the Billboard Music Awards in Las Vegas backed by a choir of students from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, which was also the site of a shooting earlier this year.      Khalid, who won best new artist earlier during Sunday's broadcast, wore a shirt calling for the protection of children inst...
  • French snap up souvenirs before UK royal wedding

    WINDSOR, England (AP) - The Latest on royal wedding preparations:The French may have overthrown their own monarchy more than two hundred years ago but for some there remains a fascination for the trappings of the royal experience. 

  • Huzzah the ‘Sale of the Century’ hath arrived!

    One-Day Sale Reduces Admission Price by Over 65 Percent   HOUSTON (May 19, 2018) – Hear ye, hear ye! Texas Renaissance Festival, the nation’s largest and most acclaimed festival of food, fun and 16th century magic, hereby announces its annual “Sale of the Century,” the greatest bargain in all the land. For a limited time, lords and ladies will have the chance to purchase a limited number of 100,000 admission tickets for $11.95, saving...

  • "Catfish" Suspended For Sexual Misconduct

    NEW YORK (AP) - The network MTV has temporarily suspended shooting of "Catfish: The TV Show" while it investigates sexual misconduct accusations made by a woman who appeared on it three years ago.      Ayissha Morgan alleges in YouTube videos she was solicited for sex by a "main person" on the show who she identified by a made-up name, "Jack." She also said she woke up after drinking with a female producer with the woman "on top of me...
  • Mexican TV star Jacqueline Bracamontes joins Telemundo

    The Famous TV Personality’s First Project Will Be To Co-host the New Primetime Show “Viva el Mundial y Más”

  • First time ever the Texas State Aquarium treats four different types of sea turtle

    “This latest intake of sea turtle species signals a major milestone for our rapidly-expanding Wildlife Rescue program,” said TSA’s Senior VP and COO Jesse Gilbert.

  • Windsor amping up security for Royal Wedding

    The royal wedding in England is three days away, but British police already have stepped-up security in place. 

  • The multi-talented superstar Jennifer Lopez makes an appearance on “The Ellen DeGeneres Show

    Jennifer Lopez talks World of Dance on Ellen

    They discuss Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez's steamy photo shoot from Vanity Fair’s December issue. Plus, Jennifer talks about being named one of TIME’s 100 most influential people in the world.

  • Golden State Killer's youngest victim says her brother once worked for her alleged rapist's ex-wife

    Wardlow was just 13 years old when she was sexually assaulted in 1977. She tells INSIDE EDITION the memory of the attack is still vivid. “I remember being woken up with a flashlight in my face,” Wardlow tells INSIDE EDITION.

  • Crossroads Crosswords Challenge

    Explore Victoria Texas celebrates national travel & tourism week with a fun challenge. 

  • Ada Vox continues to blow judges away on 'American Idol'

    On Sunday's episode of "American Idol," the top 14 contestants performed solo, and for the first time this season, America has a hand in placing at least a portion of the contenders through to the next round. Viewers were instructed to vote online, in the "American Idol" app or via text, where they could vote 10 times per contestant, per method. The top six will move on based on America’s vote. The remaining eight artists will perform once more on Monday, wi...

  • Rare Presley Poster Sold

    RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - A rare vintage poster for a 1955 Elvis Presley show in North Carolina has sold at auction for more than double the expected price.      The News & Observer of Raleigh reports the poster for a show on May 19, 1955, in Raleigh sold this month for $42,500. Giles Moon of Texas-based Heritage Auctions says he had expected the poster to sell for about $20,000.     The poster advertises a concert in Raleigh where Presley was on the line...
  • Shania Twain Political Comment Backlash

    NEW YORK (AP) - Shania Twain has apologized for saying if she were American she would have voted for Donald Trump for president, even though he's offensive.      Twain made the comments in an interview with The Guardian that was published over the weekend. She told the British newspaper "Do you want straight or polite? . I would have voted for a feeling that is transparent."      After receiving backlash, Twain took to Twitter to explain herse...

  • Jimmy Kimmel Live hosts' Avengers: Infinity War week!

    The guest lineup includes the film’s stars: Robert Downey Jr., Tom Holland, Zoe Saldana, Pom Klementieff, Paul Bettany, Scarlett Johansson, Tom Hiddleston, Dave Bautista, Mark Ruffalo, Danai Gurira, Chris Hemsworth, Josh Brolin, Sebastian Stan, Chadwick Boseman, Karen Gillan, Benedict Cumberbatch, Don Cheadle, Elizabeth Olsen and Winston Duke.

  • Novel on Army of the Potamac Wins Award

    NEW YORK (AP) - A Civil War history focusing on the Army of the Potamac has won a $5,000 award.      Prize officials announced on Thursday that Steven E. Sodergren's "The Army of the Potomac in the Overland & Petersburg Campaigns" is this year's winner of the William E. Colby Award.

  • Professional wrestling great Bruno Sammartino dies at 82

    PITTSBURGH (AP) - Bruno Sammartino, professional wrestling's "Living Legend" and one of its longest-reigning champions, has died. Sammartino was 82.  Family friend and former wrestling announcer Christoper Cruise said Sammartino died Wednesday morning and had been hospitalized for two months.  Sammartino was wrestling's biggest box office draw in the 1960s and 1970s and held the World Wide Wrestling Federation championship for more than 11 years (4,04...

  • 'Full Metal Jacket' sergeant R. Lee Ermey dies at 74

    LOS ANGELES (AP) - R. Lee Ermey, a former marine who made a career in Hollywood playing hard-nosed military men like Gunnery Sgt. Hartman in Stanley Kubrick's "Full Metal Jacket," has died.  

  • Bald Eagles Protects Babies During Earthquake

    When disasters strike, we often forget about how those in nature are affected when consumed with our own thoughts of how to escape and deal with the circumstances.

  • Bridges, The Semi-Truck's Natural Enemy

    Just one look from the outside perspective makes it clear that there was no way this truck was going to clear the bridge, but the driver must've felt differently. 

  • Can A Porsche Run On Whiskey?

    Pouring alcohol into a car sounds like a terrible idea and TechRax is going to give it a go. 

  • When Justin Timberlake Announces Your Pregnancy

    We've seen a ton of pregnancy reveals over the years, but this one is on a whole other level! Darcell Baxtresser has been a fan of Justin Timberlake since she was 6 years old, and she couldn't think of a better way to announcement her future bundle of joy than at a JT concert in Detroit. 

  • Was This Trail Supposed To Be Underwater?

    Normally, there is a trail that leads tourists in Jardim, Brazil to the river, but for a while, the trail wasn't needed at Recanto Ecológico Rio da Prata. That's because the whole area became flooded. 

  • Arctic Foxes Are Surprisingly Friendly (And CUTE!)

    If he doesn't keep a close eye on them, these arctic foxes will escape with his catch!

  • ‘Dancing with the Stars: Athletes’ will premiere on Monday, April 30

    The celebrated new cast, featuring all athletes, of “Dancing with the Stars: Athletes” will be revealed live, Friday April 13, exclusively on “Good Morning America” 7:00-9:00 a.m, right here on KAVU. Hosted by two-time Emmy®-winning host Tom Bergeron and Erin Andrews, “Dancing with the Stars: Athletes” will have its season premiere on Monday, April 30 (8:00-10:01 p.m. EDT). The show kicks off with each of the 10 athletes being paired ...

  • Roseanne scores big with premiere and 11th season pick up

    The timeless sitcom, featuring the complete original cast, new series regulars and notable returning guest stars, explores life, death and everything in between through the relatable, hilarious and brutally honest lens of the Conner household.

  • Chocolate peanut butter cookie dough ice cream..enough said!

    “We have made flavors with chocolate and peanut butter before, but this time we definitely kicked it up a notch with the cookie dough,” said Jimmy Lawhorn, Blue Bell general sales manager.

  • Kids' STEM Book Horoscopes: Reality or Trickery?

    Kids' STEM Book Horoscopes: Reality or Trickery? Debuts with Raving Endorsements A new STEM book, Horoscopes: Reality or Trickery? by Kimberly Blaker, debuts March 21, 2018.  The 73-page book for kids ages 9 to 13 explores the development and history of astrology and the claims made by astrologers and propone...

  • Trey Songz Accused Of Domestic Violence

    LOS ANGELES (AP) - Police say R&B singer Trey Songz has been arrested on suspicion of punching a woman at a Los Angeles party.     

  • American Idol Judges Dance to Yodeling Country Auditioner

    In cased you missed last night's American Idol audition performances check out shareable moments below! Click the story watch several memorable auditions. 

  • Crystal Alicea Auditions for Idol With Sam Smith's "Lay Me Down"

    In cased you missed last night's American Idol audition performances check out shareable moments below! Crystal Alicea auditions for Idol with Sam Smith's "Lay Me Down". 

  • Glen Campbell's widow breaks silence on family feud over singer's $50 million estate

    New York, NY — March 19, 2018 – In an exclusive airing on Monday, INSIDE EDITION’s Victoria Recano speaks with Kim Campbell, the widow of country legend, Glen Campbell, who breaks her silence about the family’s bitter feud over his $50 million estate and accusations that she blocked some of his children from visiting Glen in his final years as he battled Alzheimer’s. Glen Campbell died last August after a long battle with the disease. Two of his children...

  • The Good Doctor is in for a second season

    ’The Good Doctor’’s message of inclusiveness resonates with our viewers and is a hallmark of what we aim to accomplish here at ABC,” said Channing Dungey, president, ABC Entertainment.

  • Mickey Lamantia featured as one of Rolling Stone Country's 10 artists you need to know

    “Every Bad Habit” stands out not only for it’s unique traditionalism in the way it delivers its messages, but also for the complete lack of the trendy, hipster, may-or-may-not-be-Americana sound currently saturating the independent-but-not-totally-independent market.

  • USGS: Polar Bears are starving due to climate change

    A new study from the United States Geological Survey shows polar bears are starving because of climate change. The animals filmed each other waiting on sea ice, sometimes for half a day, for food. 

  • BSO & Philadelphia Orchestra Director make a wager on Sunday’s big game

    Boston Symphony Orchestra Music Director Andris Nelsons and Philadelphia Orchestra Music Director Yannick Nézet-Séguin made a friendly bet this morning in advance of NFL championship this Sunday, February 4, when the New England Patriots and Philadelphia Eagles face off in the NFL championship game. In videos posted on the BSO’s and Philadelphia Orchestra’s Facebook pages, Mr. Nelsons and Mr. Nézet-Séguin ...
  • Child Safe Halftime Show

    NEW YORK (AP) - A watchdog group is politely pleading with Justin Timberlake to keep his Super Bowl halftime show "safe for the children watching."   

  • NEXT AUSTIN is looking for the next big thing

     NEXT AUSTIN participants will have an opportunity to showcase, receive honest feedback, have their questions answered, learn valuable information regarding their development as an artist and how to advance their career.

  • Dad Who Used T-Shirt to Advertise for a Kidney Donor at Disney Gets Transplant

    Once total strangers, two men now feel more like brothers all because of a shirt. 

  • American blogger apologizes for video of apparent suicide

    TOKYO (AP) — American blogger Logan Paul apologized Tuesday after getting slammed for a video he shared on YouTube that appeared to show a body hanging in a Japanese forest known as a suicide spot. 

  • Seacreast says Mariah Carey is likely rehearsing for NYE gig

    NEW YORK (AP) - Mariah Carey found a way to make her career sparkle after "Glitter." But can the comeback queen find similar success when she returns to "Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve with Ryan Seacrest" after last year's debacle?      She is set to perform Sunday a year after her problematic performance went viral. Carey blamed dick clark productions for technical glitches. They said she didn't show up to rehearsals.      Host R...
  • The 62nd NORAD Santa Tracker gets a little help this year

     The 62nd annual NORAD Tracks Santa is scheduled to start at 5am on December 24th and end on December 25th, Christmas Day. 

  • Mike Napodano has been named senior vice president and chief technology officer for Disney|ABC Television Group.

    Mike Napodano named Chief Technology Officer for Disney|ABC Television Group

    Respected industry veteran Mike Napodano named Chief Technology Officer for Disney|ABC Television Group

  • Couple Adds To Explicit Truck Decal

    RICHMOND--Last week we told you about explicit sticker slamming President Trump, well now the vehicle owners have added another name to the decal.

  • The Baby Bachelorette airs on Jimmy Kimmel Live

    On tonight’s Jimmy Kimmel Live the host will debut the fifth installment of this season’s The Baby Bachelorette in a very special “Men Tell All” episode. Here is a sneak peek of the bit! Catch the full episode TONIGHT at 11:35|10:35 CT on ABC.

    • Veterans giving back to the next generation

      The first annual Lone Star Legacy run started in Crosby and the riders have been doing just that since Monday....all across the state. They stopped here in Victoria at the American Legion Post 166 to get coffee and donuts and take a break from their ride. 

    • Edna Resident Starts Petition To Keep Walmart

      One Edna resident is taking matters into his own hands to keep the Walmart in Edna open. Kenneth Marek started getting signatures Thursday and now has over 100. He believes he could have 1,000 by Sunday. Marek told us he is still looking in to how many signatures he will need to get Walmart's corporate team to give the decision to close a second look. Upon hearing about the petition Walmart Representative Anne Hatfield released this statement: "With all the change happening i...
    • Port of Corpus Christi Approves $217 Million Bond Package

      The financing will allow the Port to continue developing more terminals, rail, and channel improvements needed to handle the burgeoning oil and gas volumes from the region’s large energy producing fields. 

    • Refugio well owners asked to boil water after waste water spill

      The City of Refugio and Texas Commission on Environmental Quality is asking all private water well owners to boil their water after excess rain caused over 100,000 gallons of diluted waste water to spill into Mission River.  

    • Community Crossroads welcomes Promise Pointe

      Watch Community Crossroads on the networks of the Victoria Television Group. 

    • UN: Trump family separations order falls short

      McALLEN, Texas (AP) - The Latest on the separation of immigrant children from their parents following President Donald Trump's order allowing them to remain with their parents (all times local):      10:30 a.m.  The U.N human rights office says President Donald Trump's decision to stop the U.S. policy separating migrant parents from their children doesn't go far enough.  A Trump executive order ended the policy of separations. Families will still be detained,...
    • The Latest: German auto lobby makes warning over Trump tweet on tariffs

      WASHINGTON (AP) - The Latest on America's disputes with its trading partners (all times local):      11:55 a.m.  Germany's powerful auto lobby group is warning against an escalation of the trade dispute with the United States after President Donald Trump's latest threat to raise tariffs on imported cars.  The German Association of the Automotive Industry cautions that "a further escalation of the trade dispute helps nobody."  It says in a state...
    • Texas Supreme Court ruling strikes down bag ban

      AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The Texas Supreme Court has overturned Laredo's ban on disposable plastic bags in a ruling that likely dismantles similar bans in other cities across the state.     

    • Planned Parenthood lawsuits challenge efforts to push abstinence-only on teens

      SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) - Several affiliates of Planned Parenthood are suing the Department of Health and Human Services over its efforts to impose an abstinence-only focus on its Teen Pregnancy Prevention Program that has served more than 1 million young people.      The lawsuits were filed Friday in federal courts in New York City and Spokane, Washington, by four different Planned Parenthood affiliates covering New York City and the states of Alaska, Hawaii, Idaho, Iowa, ...
    • Changes coming to the Modern Fish Act

      Congress likely to vote early next week

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