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Wednesday, October 3 2012, 12:03 PM CDT
Feds: Houston company front for Russian agent

HOUSTON - From Department of Justice - An indictment was unsealed today in United States District Court for the
Eastern District of New York charging 11 members of a Russian military procurement network operating in the United States and Russia, as well as a Texas-based export company and a Russia-based procurement firm, with illegally exporting high-tech microelectronics from the United States to Russian
military and intelligence agencies.1 Alexander Fishenko, an owner and executive of the American and Russian companies, is also charged with operating as an unregistered agent of the Russian government inside the United States by illegally procuring the high-tech microelectronics on behalf of the Russian government. The microelectronics allegedly exported to Russia are subject to strict government controls due to their potential use in a wide range of military systems, including radar and surveillance systems, weapons guidance systems, and detonation triggers.



The charges were announced by Loretta E. Lynch, United States Attorney for the Eastern District of New York; Lisa Monaco, Assistant Attorney General, National Security Division,
Department of Justice; Stephen L. Morris, Special Agent in Charge, Federal Bureau of Investigation, Houston Field Office; Under Secretary of Commerce Eric L. Hirschhorn, Department of Commerce; and Timothy W. Reeves, Special Agent in Charge, Naval Criminal Investigative Service, Central Field
Office. The arrested defendants will be arraigned later today before United States Magistrate Judge George C. Hanks, Jr., at the U.S. Courthouse in Houston, Texas, where the government will seek their removal to the Eastern District of New York.


In addition to the unsealing of the charges, search warrants were executed today at seven residences and business locations associated with the defendants, and seizure warrants were executed on five bank accounts held by Fishenko and defendant Arc Electronics, Inc., the Texas-based export
company. In conjunction with the unsealing of these charges, the Department of Commerce has added 165 foreign persons and companies who received, transshipped, or otherwise facilitated the export of controlled commodities by the defendants to its “Entity List.” This designation imposes a license requirement before any commodities can be exported from the United States to these persons or companies, and establishes a presumption that no such license will be granted.


The Scheme As alleged in the indictment, between approximately October 2008 and the present, Fishenko
and the other defendants engaged in a surreptitious and systematic conspiracy to obtain advanced, technologically cutting-edge microelectronics from manufacturers and suppliers located within the United States and to export those high-tech goods to Russia, while carefully evading the government licensing system set up to control such exports.


The microelectronics shipped to Russia included analog-to-digital converters, static random access memory chips, microcontrollers, and microprocessors. These commodities have applications, and are frequently used, in a wide range of military systems, including radar and surveillance systems, missile guidance systems and detonation triggers. Russia does not produce many of these sophisticated goods domestically.



According to the indictment and a detention motion filed by the government today, defendant Alexander Fishenko was born in what was, at the time, the Soviet Republic of Kazakhstan, and
graduated from the Leningrad Electro-Technical Institute in St. Petersburg, Russia. He immigrated to the United States in 1994, and became a naturalized citizen of the United States in 2003. In 1998, he founded defendant Arc Electronics, Inc. (“Arc”) in Houston. Between 2002 and the present, Arc has shipped approximately $50,000,000 worth of microelectronics and other technologies to Russia.



Fishenko and his wife are the sole owners of Arc, and Fishenko serves as the company’s President and Chief Executive Officer. Fishenko is also a part owner and executive of defendant Apex System, L.L.C. (“Apex”) a Moscow, Russia-based procurement firm. Apex, working through subsidiaries, served as a certified supplier of military equipment for the Russian government. Between 1996 and the present, Fishenko has regularly traveled back and forth between the United States and Russia. Defendant Alexander Posobilov entered the United States from Russia in 2001, and became a naturalized citizen in
2008. He joined Arc in 2004, and serves as its director of procurement. Posobilov was arrested at George Bush Intercontinental Airport in Houston on his way to Singapore and Moscow.



The defendants allegedly exported many of these high-tech goods, frequently through intermediary procurement firms, to Russian end users, including Russian military and intelligence
agencies. To induce manufacturers and suppliers to sell them these high-tech goods, and to evade applicable export controls, the defendants often provided false end user information in connection with the purchase of the goods, concealed the fact that they were exporters, and falsely classified the goods
they exported on export records submitted to the Department of Commerce. For example, in order to obtain microelectronics containing controlled, sensitive technologies, Arc claimed to American suppliers that, rather than exporting goods to Russia, it merely manufactured benign products such as traffic lights. Arc also falsely claimed to be a traffic light manufacturer on its website. In fact, Arc manufactured no goods and operated exclusively as an exporter.

According to the court documents, the defendants went to great lengths to conceal their procurement activities for the Russian military. For example, on one occasion, defendants Posobilov
and Yuri Savin, the Director of Marketing at another Russian procurement firm, discussed how best to conceal the fact that certain goods Savin had purchased from Arc were intended for the Russian military. Savin asked Posobilov, “What can we do if a client is military all over?” Posobilov replied, “We can’t be the ones making things up. You should be the ones.” Similarly, on another occasion defendant Fishenko directed a Russian procurement company that, when the company provided false
end user information, to “make it up pretty, correctly, and make sure it looks good.” On yet another occasion, Posobilov instructed a Russian procurement company to “make sure that” the end use certificate indicated “fishing boats, and not fishing/anti-submarine ones . . . Then we’ll be able to start
working.”



Despite this subterfuge, according to the documents, the investigation revealed that the defendants were supplying Russian government agencies with sophisticated microelectronics. For example, the investigation uncovered a Russian Ministry of Defense document designating an Apex
subsidiary as a company “certified” to procure and deliver military equipment and electronics. The FBI also recovered a letter sent by a specialized electronics laboratory of Russia’s Federal Security Service (“FSB”), Russia’s primary domestic intelligence agency, to an Apex affiliate regarding certain
microchips obtained for the FSB by Arc. The letter stated that the microchips were faulty, and demanded that the defendants supply replacement parts. In addition, in anticipation of an inquiry by the Department of Commerce regarding the export of certain controlled microelectronics, defendants Fishenko, Posobilov, and Arc salesperson Viktoria Klebanova allegedly directed Apex executives Sergey Klinov and Dmitriy Shegurov, as well as other Apex employees, to alter Apex’s website and forge documents regarding certain transactions to hide Apex’s connections to the Russian military. In connection with the cover-up, Apex removed images of Russian military aircraft and missiles and other links to the Russian Ministry of Defense from its website.


The Arc Defendants:
In addition to Fishenko, Posobilov, and Klebanova, the indictment charges Arc salespersons Lyudmila Bagdikian, Anastasia Diatlova, Sevinj Taghiyeva, and Svetalina Zagon, as well as Arc shipping manager Shavkat Abdullaev, with one count of conspiring to violate and twenty-one counts of
violating the International Emergency Economic Powers Act (“IEEPA”) and the Arms Export Control Act (“AECA”), and with conspiring to commit wire fraud. According to the indictment, these defendants obtained controlled microelectronics by lying and submitting false information regarding the true nature, users, and intended uses of the high-tech goods, then exporting the goods, without the
required licenses, to procurement firms in Russia. The defendants’ principal port of export for these goods was John F. Kennedy International Airport in the Eastern District of New York.

The Foreign Defendants:
According to the indictment, in addition to owning and controlling Arc, Fishenko is also a controlling principal of the Russian procurement firm Apex, the defendant Sergey Klinov is the chief executive officer of Apex, and the defendant Dmitriy Shegurov is an employee of Apex. Apex and its
affiliates supplied microelectronics to Russian government agencies, including Russian military and intelligence agencies. The defendant Yuri Savin was the Director of Marketing at Atrilor, Ltd., another Russian procurement firm. Klinov, Shegurov and Savin conspired with Fishenko and the Arc
defendants to obtain controlled U.S.-origin microelectronics and to export those technologically sensitive goods to Russia without the required export licenses by falsifying information to hide the true nature, users and intended uses of the goods. In addition, Fishenko, Posobilov, Klebanova, Klinov and
Shegurov were charged with obstruction of justice, and Fishenko and Arc were charged with conspiring
to commit money laundering.



The individual defendants face maximum terms of incarceration of five years for the conspiracy charge, twenty years for each of the substantive IEEPA and AECA charges, and twenty years for the obstruction of justice charge. In addition, Fishenko faces a maximum term of incarceration of twenty years for conspiring to commit money laundering, and ten years for acting as an unregistered agent of the Russian government. The corporate defendants face fines of up to $500,000 for the conspiracy count and $1,000,000 for each of the substantive IEEPA and AECA counts.


“As alleged in the indictment, the defendants spun an elaborate web of lies to evade the laws that protect our national security. The defendants tried to take advantage of America’s free markets to steal American technologies for the Russian government. But U.S. law enforcement detected, disrupted, and
dismantled the defendants’ network,” stated United States Attorney Loretta E. Lynch. “We will not rest in our efforts to protect the technological advantage produced by American ingenuity. And, we will expose and hold responsible all who break our counter-proliferation laws, particularly those, like
Fishenko, who serve foreign governments.” Ms. Lynch thanked the United States Attorney’s Office for the Southern District of Texas for its assistance in this matter.



“Today’s case underscores the importance of safeguarding America’s sensitive technology and our commitment to disrupt and prosecute networks that attempt to illegally export these goods,” said Lisa Monaco, Assistant Attorney General for National Security. “I applaud the many agents, analysts,
and prosecutors who worked on this extensive investigation.”
“In this day and time, the ability of foreign countries to illegally acquire sensitive and sophisticated U.S. technology poses a significant threat to both the economic and national security of
our nation,” said Houston FBI Special Agent in Charge Stephen L. Morris. “While some countries may leverage our technology for financial gain, many countries hostile to the United States seek to improve their defense capabilities and to modernize their weapons systems at the expense of U.S. taxpayers. The
FBI will continue to work aggressively with our partners in the U.S. Intelligence Community to protect this technology and hold accountable those companies that willfully choose to violate our U.S. export laws.”



“Today’s action is a perfect example of two of the core benefits of the Administration’s export control reform effort – higher enforcement walls around controlled items and extensive coordination and cooperation among the enforcement agencies. I applaud our special agents who worked with the Justice
Department in the interagency effort that led to today’s actions,” said Under Secretary of Commerce
Eric L. Hirschhorn.



“The receipt of U.S.-made, cutting-edge microelectronics has advanced Russia’s military technological capabilities. NCIS and the Department of the Navy have worked closely with the FBI, the Department of Justice, and the Department of Commerce in this investigation due to the potential for significant enhancement of Russian naval weapons systems that would result from the illegal acquisition of these export-controlled technologies,” said Special Agent in Charge Timothy W. Reeves, NCIS Central Field Office.


As a result of this case, there may be victims and witnesses who need to contact the agencies involved in the investigation. If your business has been approached by one of the defendants, or by someone trying to obtain export-protected, sensitive technology who appeared not to be legitimate,
please report that information to businessoutreach@leo.gov. The information will remain confidential and will be handled by the appropriate authorities.



The government’s case is being prosecuted by Assistant United States Attorneys Daniel Silver, Hilary Jager, and Claire Kedeshian, as well as Trial Attorney David Recker of the Counterespionage Section of the Department of Justice.


The Defendants:
Arc Electronics, Inc.
Principal Place of Business: Houston, Texas


Apex System, L.L.C.
Principal Place of Business: Moscow, Russia


Alexander Fishenko
Age: 46


Shavkat Abdullaev
Age: 34


Lyudmila Bagdikian
Age: 58


Anastasia Diatlova
Age: 38


Viktoria Klebanova
Age: 37


Sergey Klinov:
Age: 44


Alexander Posobilov
Age: 58


Yuri Savin:
Age: 36


Dmitriy Shegurov
Age: Unknown


Sevinj Taghiyeva
Age: 32


Svetalina Zagon
Age: 31

Feds: Houston company front for Russian agent

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Deputies search for couple wanted for questioning in homicide investigation

Fighting child pornography in Southeast Texas

Humane Society offering reward in dog stabbing case

Smith gains 16 votes in District Clerk recount

Water company repairs leak

Local family mourn loss man killed in crash; raising funds for funeral

Two local men charged with capital murder

Jasper County Grand Jury takes no action in former Jasper police case

Humane Society offering reward in dog stabbing case

Bridge City to tune sewer system by fixing home lines

State investigates online credit score companies

Not all freezes are alike: how to protect your plants

Temperatures rising after dropping to 20's in parts of Southeast Texas

Judge refuses to throw out Gov. Perry charges

St. James Missionary Baptist to present Gospel Concert Saturday

Faith to Faith ministry to deliver Thanskgiving meals to shut-ins

BISD Superintendent reacts to TEA attendance report

TEA attendance report finds fraud and other irregularities in BISD

Businesses working to stop holiday crime

'Nutrition and Senior Services' feeds the hunger for friendship

CrimeStoppers -- couple used fraudulent credit cards to make purchases

Keystone XL pipeline defeated in Senate

Firefighters local donates 100 coats to needy children

Cris Stump out as Bridge City Head Coach

Grand jury takes no action against PA police officer

Shoe boxes benefit kids for the holidays

It's the 15th anniversary of the Texas A&M bonfire failure

Beaumont police release names of MLK fatality accident victims

Port Arthur selects City Manager finalist

Board votes to continue BISD Police Department

Several Ortega products recalled over undisclosed allergens

A friend remembers industrial accident victim from Groves

Woman thankful fire didn't destroy home

KFDM Noon News Anchor Nicole Murray hosts radiothon

Dupont updates investigation into release that killed Groves woman, three others

Around the web -- Pop bottle rocket may have set world record

Links to agenda items for Monday night BISD board meeting

Beaumont Fire Dept gives cold weather tips

Beaumont fire, police respond to gunshot victim at west end apartment complex

Jasper County Sheriff updates homicide investigation

Ozen to host scholarship seminar

Crime Victims Tree of Angels set for Dec. 2 at Beaumont Courthouse

Forum Friday to connect small biz, state, fed, local agencies

Pope Francis to visit US in 2015

Update: Teen car wreck victim on ventilator in hospital

Groves woman killed at La Porte plant is remembered by neighbors

Beaumont's newest entertainment venue opens

Annual Downtown Tree Lighting set for Dec.4

Two people die in Beaumont crash this weekend

Jasper County jail escapee captured

Beaumont fire damage home and leaves grandmother without home tonight

Surgeon with Ebola in Nebraska hospital dies

Why airfares are not going down despite low fuel costs

27th Annual Beaumont Junior Cotillion's third night

Open enrollment starts for 2015 Affordable Healthcare Plans

Local inmate escapes from jail; how he made his getaway

Cause of deadly plant leak still not found

Nebraska Ebola patient condition called "hour to hour"

Motorcycle officers compete at 'Motorcop Rodeo'

White House confirm U.S. aid worker Kassig was beheaded

A look at Ebola patient in the U.S. by the numbers

Part 2 of special report: SETX homeless struggle to survive

Good Samaritans help elderly man out of burning home

Two girls from two continents find they have a close connection

Beaumont Walden Road post office to close

BPD: Man stabbed in Beaumont

How to help Henry's Place serve the homeless

ACA open enrollment to apply for health care insurance

Jasper County Sheriff conducting death investigation

Elderly Vidor couple homeless after fire destroys their home

UPDATED Bmt. Fire Dept fighting house fire with injuries on Margo

Entergy supervisors give recruiting pitch to LSC-PA technology students

Hardin County firemen fighting skid tank fire near Wildwood

Father plays "Blackbird" to dying son

Gradual increase in temperatures before rain, next cold spell

Homeless Southeast Texans try to keep warm in woods

VIDEO: Couple escapes fire that destroys Vidor home

Caller claiming to be from IRS threatens student

Restaurant Report: Nov. 14, 2014

Orange native returns home for release of 7th book

Veterans find life after the military at job fair

House from "The Godfather" for sale

Keep pets warm tonight during cold weather

Police seek help in identifying FastLane armed robbers

Police: Man robs Vidor store with rifle

Multiple adoptions finalized in Orange County

America's Top Model contestant Will Jardell stops by KFDM

Group to hold fund raiser to restore Orange Depot

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Sen Cornyn elected Senate GOP Whip

VIDEO: Crash injures teens in Hardin County

A special report investigating a backlog of cases in a Jefferson County Court: "Delayed Justice"

Judge Layne Walker responds to report about docket backlog

Officers in Orange seize synthetic marijuana, make two arrests

Paramedics flew teen to hospital following crash in Kountze; two teens injured

Gun store owner's Veterans Day message draws nationwide criticism

Space heater fire survivor shares message

City council approves new video cameras for Beaumont police

Be careful of scammers pretending to be from the Jefferson County Sheriff's Office

Transients causing problems near the burned Ridgewood Retirement Center

Temperatures to drop into the 30's

Texas Country Reporter Bob Phillips helps to honor veterans at Rotary Club special event

Race car used to encourage students to focus on math

Salvation Army offers shelter from the cold

Family of Ebola victim Duncan reaches settlement with hospital

Local doctor has surgery cure for flat feet

2 window washers rescued from outside 68th floor of World Trade Center

Four injured when 18-wheeler trailer flips onto I-10

Man charged with murdering 5-month-old East Texas girl

European spacecraft lands on speeding comet

It's a Family Affair at Beaumont Community Players

Around the Web -- It's a viral world

JCSO warns of calls targeting elderly, threatening arrest unless gift card purchased

Veterans honor hospice patients

D-Day veteran shares his story with KFDM

D-Day veteran shares his story

Ortho-K -- contact lens treatment that reshapes the eye

Genome Project legacy: advancements in gene therapy

Much of U.S. faces frigid, snowy pre-winter blast

CrimeStoppers needs you help to solve burglary of skating rink

How locally-owned stores battle large chains for holiday dollars

Program matches wild mustangs with recovering soldiers

Woman tells horror of stabbing, assault

Community remembers business owner who died in car accident

YMBL elects 2015 officers

Online locksmiths present safety concerns for homeonwers

Bmt Fire Dept fight house fire in north Beaumont

Cold front moving toward Southeast Texas

VIDEO: Collision kills one in PA

CONSUMER WATCH: Tips for traveling for Thanksgiving

One killed in Port Arthur collision

Stabbing seriously injures man in Beaumont

Head-on collision in Orange County causes injuries

Mother, daughter bring awareness to fetal alcohol syndrome

Students find science doesn't have to be boring -- it can be slimy

UH gets $1.5M grant to train Cybersecurity Workers

Port Arthur family recovering from violent home invasion

Watch Haley Bull's story about a mother's awareness campaign linked to adopted daughter with Fetal Alcohol Syndrome

'No Refusal' putting impaired drivers in jail more quickly

Wiggins files for recount in District Clerk's race

Trooper says it appears driver who struck Kirbyville school bus briefly fell asleep

Two great days before the cold sets in

Accident leaves dump truck on side in Beaumont

Laundry packs can be dangerous for kids

Mother dies and comes back to life

CBS' Laura Logan near end of quarantine in S. Africa hotel

Judge refused to fire head of org pay BP Oil Spill claims

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Motorcycle driver dies after striking cow

US opens Ebola treatment center in Liberia

Cultural and Economic Summit discusses moving forward by looking back

Lamar offers Master of Arts for teachers of Spanish

Hacker deletes Bridge City woman's files; How he took control of her computer

LBJ Fdn holds essay contest for 50th Anniversary of Voting Rights Act

A&M Scientist "Is electron-beam technology a better way to sanitize ebola waste?"

Santa is here

Beaumont police hosting fundraiser for officer

Apparent arson destroys Beaumont home

Truck driver who slammed into Kirbyville bus arrested

MADD 5K exceeds fundraising goal, helps victims spread message

Free legal advice for veterans

PCP: Recipe for Destruction Part 3

Coalition aims to sign-up uninsured Southeast Texans

'MADD' prepares for 5K; victims of impaired driving tell their stories

Balloons released in memory of Port Arthur student who died this week

UPDATE : Mom's chilling 911 call. Dad saves daughter from hands of kidnapper

Local man charged with taking improper photo of child

FBI raid at BISD happened one year ago today

New Affordable Care Act enrollment period approaching

Sofa tumbles from truck causing chain reaction, 5 injured

Restaurant Report: Nov. 7, 2014

PCP: Recipe for Destruction Part 2

Workforce Solutions to host veterans job fair Nov. 13

Ebola monitoring comes to an end in Texas

School and community take stand against bullying

Texas state parks have large economic impact

Here's one way to destroy your future - take a job baking pot brownies

Maybe it's more than a headache. "FAST" saves health damage

VFW to hold blood drive

Remembering Port Arthur middle school student who collapsed and died

BISD school bus driver crashed bus, cited for speeding

Windstorm insurance rises, Sabine Pass resident tries to cope

Worst places to live when natural disasters strike; One place close to home

Candlelight vigil at West Brook to combat bullying

Local man indicted on aggravated robbery charges

Beaumont Fire Department honored heros for work in community

Church bazaar draws scores of chili lovers

BISD bus crashes in ditch

Bob Wortham to work in D.A.'s Office prior to swearing-in as new top prosecutor

PAISD mourns death of 8th grade student

New storm surge maps let everyone see their flood risks

PCP: Recipe for Destruction Part 1

Teen tormented by bullying shares story

Beatles come to life on stage Nov. 8 at LSCPA

BISD begins search for new superintendent

Kiwanis Club of Orange, Texas presents “A Story Book Christmas” Parade.

Neighbors shocked by violent home invasion

Local students injured in bus crash near Kirbyville

Beaumont family loses home in fire

Vacant Ridgewood Retirement Center still burning Wed. morning

Voters say 'no' to $25M Bridge City ISD bond

PA police arrest suspect in home invasion

DPS updates bus crash near Kirbyville

Three alcohol, beer sales ballots pass

Mixed results in regional elections

Tractor trailer collides with school bus north of Kirbyville; no life-threatening injuries reported

Four school districts elect trustees

YMBL to elect officers Thursday

Two school bonds pass, one fails

Tractor trailer collides with school bus north of Kirbyville; no life-threatening injuries reported

Wayne McDaniel elected Hardin County Judge

Port Arthur voters make $195 million decision

Voters and candidates hit polls Tuesday

Tyler County Election Results

Greg Abbott elected Governor of Texas

Bridge City Superintendent concedes that Fine Arts Facility Bond Issue failed

Prop 1 to move funds from oil/gas fund to highway fund has strong early FOR vote

Election results coming in

Port Arthur, Hamshire Fannett bond issues are getting nod in early vote count

Mauriceville liquor, beer votes have strong early FOR vote, Hardin County vote split

Massive fire guts vacant Ridgewood Retirement Center

PA Police -- speeding, passing driver causes Pleasure Island accident.

Updated pictures of the Ridgewood Retirement Center fire fight

Beaumont firefighters continue battling flames at closed retirement center

Around the web -- Mother threw autistic son into river

Former BISD Board Member banned from two Beaumont schools

Texas Ebola task force urges quarantines only for high risk care workers

Pinehurst City Hall is a double trouble for Vinton man

Fire reported at closed Ridgewood Retirement Center

Raw video of the Ridgewood Retirement Center fire fight

BPD releases name of homicide victim

Army at Port of Beaumont loading equipment for West Africa

Crash between work bus, van injures one on Pleasure Island

PA to host reception for City Manager candidates

Beaumont man appointed to Texas housing, development board

Campaign volunteers make final push before elections

Police investigate fatal shooting, suspects at large

Drive-thru serves flu shots, not fast food

Study of Lamar students reveals voting practices

Man pays it forward for lifesaving transplant

LU survey reveals most students don't plan to vote, distrust government, media

West Brook teacher celebrates victory over breast cancer

World Trade Center reopens

Death with Dignity advocate ends her life

Gas Buddy: Texas gas prices down 3.9 cents

More known about Gulf because or data sharing

Nederland person dies in fire; boys try to save victim

Woman dead following Beaumont crash

BPD: Beaumont man stabbed his older brother

I Know Where Your Cat Lives (and where you live)

Two injured in Beaumont crash

Day of the Dead celebration at local bakery

Beaumont Police, Fire working fatality accident on Major Drive near Brighton

Nederland house fire kills one person

Beaumont teen shot

Layup 4 Lauren; NCAA player gets her dying wish

Set your clocks back tonight (Saturday)

Lamar revives homecoming parade

PNG football players get high-tech helmets to protect against head injuries

Man gets health screening in honor of father

Golden Triangle fall rose show

Dog fighting indictments; puppies survive against all odds

Puppy rescued from burning apartment

BISD board to discuss two high-ranking positions

Punishment phase underway for Beaumont man who fatally shot his cousin

Early voting has ended

Candidates for Texas Congressional District 14 discuss issues

Lamar Homecoming Route will be crowded tomorrow

Jacoby Moore convicted of manslaughter, aggravated assault

Puppy rescued from burning apartment

BISD board to talk about superintendent, interim police chief

TxDOT funds Forrest Drive sidewalks, Candlestick turn lane in Lumberton

SETX Ports to get $13 million in TX DOT project

Port Arthur invites public to groundbreaking for Lincoln Park improvements

TxDOT okays $319,000 for messaging signs in Southeast Texas

Restaurant Report: Oct. 31, 2014

Officers investigating suspected illegal gambling operation

Early voting ends Friday, Oct. 31

Port Arthur man indicted on murder charge

Cherry Courtney Gaddis captured in Jasper

Silsbee volunteer firefighters remember one of their own

Beaumont man crashes into a church and dies

Neighbors wonder how manhunt suspect escaped

Jefferson County response to terror alert

Man gets 15 years for running down camper on Bolivar beach

Meals on Wheels baked potato fundraiser

Marijuana, guns, cash seized in Orange County

JCSO monitoring sex offenders on Halloween

PAPD Chief believes Verizon robbery suspect has left area; organized search ends

Driver dies after car crashes into church and burns

Texas paying 20 cents less than national average for gas

Port Arthur students study careers

Haley Bull reports live on raids of suspected illegal gambling operations

KFDM Listens: Oct. 30, 2014 - Topic is diabetes

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