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Happy Valentine's Day

Hearts from your Newscenter25 team

CNN- It's February 14, 2021. Happy Valentine's Day. This day is celebrated by millions across the globe. Hundreds of years of tradition and customs have made it into what it is today. There are numerous theories on how the romantic…

Larry Flynt has died at the age of 78

Larry Flynt died of heart failure Wednesday

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Larry Flynt, who turned Hustler magazine into an adult entertainment empire while championing First Amendment rights, has died at age 78. His nephew, Jimmy Flynt Jr., told The Associated Press that Flynt died Wednesday of heart…

Attorney at a virtual hearing was unintentionally using a cat filter

Incredible professionalism as attorney shows up to virtual meeting with cat filter on

BREWSTER COUNTY, Texas- Zoom, Zoom, Zoom and those filters. A video shows the moment an attorney appearing at a virtual hearing this morning was unintentionally using a cat filter. The hearing was in the 394th Judicial District Court of Texas…

Thank you to Brian Alonzo, Trey Meynig and Howard Gordon

It's National Weatherperson's Day

VICTORIA, Texas- Today is National Weatherperson's Day. Brian Alonzo, Trey Meynig, and Howard Gordon let you know when to carry an umbrella and when to apply sunscreen. Today we honor those who are trained to forecast and report the everchanging…

Cicely Tyson, iconic and influential actress, dies at 96

NEW YORK - Cicely Tyson, the pioneering Black actor who gained an Oscar nomination for her role as the sharecropper’s wife in “Sounder,” a Tony Award in 2013 at age 88 and touched TV viewers’ hearts in “The Autobiography of…

Michael Strahan tests positive for Covid-19, 'GMA' hosts confirm

NFL Hall of Famer has Covid-19

Originally Published: 28 JAN 21 12:09 ET By Lisa Respers France, CNN (CNN) -- Michael Strahan left the news of his having Covid-19 to his colleagues at "Good Morning America." On Thursday, Robin Roberts, George Stephanopoulos and Amy Robach addressed…

Larry King was one of pop culture's favorite newsmen

Remembering Larry King

Originally Published: 24 JAN 21 09:07 ET Updated: 25 JAN 21 12:50 ET By Frank Pallotta, CNN Business (CNN) -- Larry King's death on Saturday was a significant loss for the media world. The longtime CNN host was an industry…

David Lander, 'Squiggy' on 'Laverne & Shirley,' dies at 73

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Actor David L. Lander, best known for playing Squiggy on the popular ABC comedy “Laverne & Shirley,” has died after a decades-long long battle with multiple sclerosis. His wife says Lander died Friday at the age…

Matthew McConaughey on whether he plans to run for Texas governor

Alright, alright, alright

Originally Published: 19 NOV 20 09:15 ET Updated: 19 NOV 20 11:16 ET By Lisa Respers France, CNN (CNN) -- Does Matthew McConaughey have political aspirations? The actor appeared on "The Late Show With Stephen Colbert" on Wednesday night and…

Victoria Duck Safari: Adopt a duck, make a difference

Pebble Beach at Riverside Park is the place to be Saturday, November 7, 2020

VICTORIA, Texas - The Victoria Symphony is presenting Victoria Duck Safari at Pebble Beach at Riverside Park. The inaugural event is a way to support several Victoria County charitable organizations. Thousands of ducks will race to the finish line…

Rosie O'Donnell has 'compassion' for Ellen DeGeneres

On TV you cannot fake your essence

Originally Published: 27 AUG 20 11:37 ET By Lisa Respers France, CNN (CNN) -- Rosie O'Donnell knows about what life is like hosting a talk show. O'Donnell hosted her own from 1996 until she ended it in 2002. During her…

Remembering Regis Philbin

Regis Philbin has passed away at the age of 88

NEW YORK (AP) - Legendary television personality Regis Philbin has died at 88. The genial host shared his life with television viewers over morning coffee for decades and helped himself and some fans strike it rich with the game show…

Fred Willard Dies at 86

Comic actor known for his roles in "Best in Show" and "Everybody Loves Raymond" died Friday

VICTORIA, Texas - The comedic actor Fred Willard, died at the age of 86 Friday. He started his career with Vic Greco as a comedy duo. He preformed in films as well as T.V. shows like "Anchorman", "Everybody loves Raymond"…

Singer, Songwriter Little Richard has died

Rock'n Roll legend Little Richard dies at 87

VICTORIA, Texas - The music world has lost an icon. Little Richard passed away from bone cancer. His former agent confirms the rock and roll legend's death. Born Richard Penniman in Macon, Georgia in 1932, Little Richard performed in vaudeville…

'Judge Judy' will end 25-year run, but star sticking around

NEW YORK (AP) - ‘Judge Judy’ Sheindlin says she will stop making new episodes next year of the courtroom show that made her a star. But she's hardly disappearing. The tough-talking, 77-year-old former Manhattan family court judge says she's starting…

Selena Celebration 'Venticinco Años Tribute Concert' to be held May 9

Tribute will be at the Alamodome Arena in San Antonio, TX

Update: The Selena tribute is now canceled. Click here for more details. SAN ANTONIO, Texas- In a press conference Tuesday morning Suzette Quintanilla, Selena's sister, announced the plans for the tribute concert in honor of the Queen of Tejano. Suzette…

Remembering Kirk Douglas

Kirk Douglas has passed away at 103

NEW YORK (AP) - Kirk Douglas, the muscular actor with the dimpled chin who starred in "Spartacus," "Lust for Life" and dozens of other films and helped fatally weaken the Hollywood blacklist, has died at 103. Douglas was nominated…

Memorial set for 3 victims in Kobe Bryant helicopter crash

LOS ANGELES (AP) - A public memorial has been announced for three of those killed along with Kobe Bryant when their helicopter crashed in foggy weather last month outside Los Angeles. A service for Orange Coast College baseball coach John…