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Time's Most Influential People of 2014

Time released its 11th annual list of the 100 most influential people in the world. Take a look at which artists, leaders, titans, pioneers and icons made this year's list.

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Smoking in America: Fast facts

The FDA proposed rules Thursday that call for strict regulation of electronic cigarettes, cigars, pipe tobacco, nicotine gels, water pipe tobacco and hookahs. Currently, the FDA only has regulatory authority over cigarettes, smokeless tobacco and roll-your-own tobacco. Take a look at these facts about cigarette smoking in the U.S.

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Surprising facts about world's biggest brands

Did you know Google was originally known as BackRub?

War, Soldiers, Afghanistan

Timeline of the war in Afghanistan

With with the deaths of three Americans at a Kabul hospital, look back at the war in Afghanistan -- the longest conflict in U.S. history.

Best of the worst: Mug shot hall of shame

Check out these lookers who ran into the law.

Submitted by Robbie Peiser from west of Haskell

GALLERY: Some cool weather images from the Big Country (8 photos)

Viewers submitted the following images from Wednesday evening when a storm hit the Big Country.

GALLERY: Fire heavily damages Buffalo Gap area home (4 photos)

Firefighters from several departments fought a blaze at a home on County Road 336 on Thursday night. The fire started in a nearby shed about 6:45 p.m., spread to a garage, and then to the house.  Two people and seven dogs were in the house when the fire started.  All got out safely. The house has extensive smoke, fire, and water damage. Crews from the View, Buffalo Gap, Potosi, ECCA, and Jim Ned volunteer fire departments fought the fire. As of 10 p.m. Thursday, crews were still on the scene watching for hot spots. The Taylor County Sheriff's Department will be investigating the cause.

Photos by Nick Bradshaw/KTXS News

GALLERY: Abilene firefighters battle blaze in 1700 block of Jeanette Street (7 photos)

A family is displaced after a home fire Tuesday morning in the 1700 block of Jeanette Street. One person was reportedly injured and taken to an Abilene Hospital. The call for help came in at 7:37 a.m. Three fire trucks were on the scene of the fire which occurred across the street from the former Jefferson Middle School. The cause of the fire wasn't immediately known. The Red Cross has reportedly responded to the scene.

Photos by Joe Fry/KTXS News

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GALLERY: Late-night blaze near Abilene Bowling Lanes, old Sam's Club (14 photos)

A field of pallets caught fire on Ruidosa Avenue near Abilene Bowling Lanes and the old Sam's Club late Friday, resulting in massive flames and concern it would reach nearby buildings. It took Abilene firefighters, with much-needed assistance from the Texas Forest Service, more than two hours to get the blaze under control. One firefighter suffered minor injuries to his face, fire officials said.

Photos by Joe Fry/KTXS News and viewer submissions by Amanda Williams, others

GALLERY: Fiery crash reported on Hwy 36 west of Cross Plains (3 photos)

Emergency crews spent Friday afternoon working a fiery crash involving a pickup truck and a milk truck on Hwy 36 about 10 miles west of Cross Plains. The accident occurred just after 2 p.m. It wasn't immediately clear the extent of the injuries of the people involved in the crash.

Photos courtesy of Peter Frame Sr.

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Beyonce

Time's Most Influential People of 2014

Time released its 11th annual list of the 100 most influential people in the world. Take a look at which artists, leaders, titans, pioneers and icons made this year's list.

Smoking, cigarettes

Smoking in America: Fast facts

The FDA proposed rules Thursday that call for strict regulation of electronic cigarettes, cigars, pipe tobacco, nicotine gels, water pipe tobacco and hookahs. Currently, the FDA only has regulatory authority over cigarettes, smokeless tobacco and roll-your-own tobacco. Take a look at these facts about cigarette smoking in the U.S.

War, Soldiers, Afghanistan

Timeline of the war in Afghanistan

With with the deaths of three Americans at a Kabul hospital, look back at the war in Afghanistan -- the longest conflict in U.S. history.

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