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El Paso Walmart, Site Of Deadly Mass Shooting In August, Reopens

As the doors opened to the public and shoppers streamed into the renovated space, they passed dozens of sheriff's deputies, security guards and store employees.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: November 14, 2019, 7:17 pm


Suspected Neo-Nazi Member Of ‘AtomWaffen Division’ Terrorist Group Charged With Gun Crime

Aiden Bruce-Umbaugh, 23, was charged with possession of a firearm by an unlawful user of a controlled substance.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: November 14, 2019, 5:01 pm


Scam Alert: Fraudulent Callers Claim To Be From Texas Attorney General’s Office

Texas AG Ken Paxton is warning about callers claiming to be members of the OAG’s Crime Victim Services Division and trying to get people to share personal information.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: November 14, 2019, 5:00 pm


Life-Size Statue Of Former President’s Service Dog, Sully To Be Dedicated At Bush Library Next Month

The statue features Sully in a sit position holding his leash in his mouth, which depicts the ‘retrieve’ task that America’s VetDogs trains its service dogs to perform for their handlers.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: November 14, 2019, 2:38 pm


Authorities: Texas Homeowner Tried To Use Amazon’s Alexa To Call 911 After Being Shot By Intruder — It Didn’t Work

"You must try another device." That's the answer a homeowner in Texas received when he tried to call 911 using an Amazon Alexa smart speaker after he was shot by an intruder, authorities said.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: November 14, 2019, 12:29 pm


Pooch Study Launches In Texas: 10,000 Canines Needed For Aging Research

The research formally launched in Texas and now scientists are looking for 10,000 pets for the largest-ever study of aging in canines. Find out how to nominate your dog.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: November 14, 2019, 8:04 am


Off-Duty Officers On Staff As Walmart Reopens El Paso Store Where 22 Were Killed

Today Walmart is planning to reopen the El Paso location where police say a man from North Texas entered the store with an assault rifle, targeted Mexicans, opened fire and killed 22 people.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: November 14, 2019, 6:26 am


Amber Alert Issued For 14-Year-Old South Texas Girl, Eva Marie Garcia, Missing For Nearly A Month

Garcia is described as 5'2'' 110 pounds with brown eyes and curly brown hair. Police say she may have died her hair pink.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: November 13, 2019, 4:03 pm


El Paso Man Ghari Ingraham Arrested For Murder After Teen Daughter Found Dead In River

El Paso Police say Ghari Ingraham killed his daughter in their home and disposed of her body, then reported her missing.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: November 13, 2019, 2:58 pm


UT Athletic Director Chris Del Conte Rewarded With Raise And Contract Extension

The University of Texas hired Del Conte from TCU in December 2017.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: November 13, 2019, 2:31 pm


Texas’ ‘10-Day Rule’ For Patients On Life Support Again In The Spotlight

As a mother continues fighting to keep her 9-month-old daughter on life support at a Fort Worth hospital, attention has again turned to Texas' 10-day rule for patients.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: November 13, 2019, 11:40 am


Regulators Weigh Big Increase In Dakota Access Line Capacity

Texas-based Energy Transfer wants to double the capacity of the line to as much as 1.1 million barrels daily to meet growing demand for oil shipments from North Dakota.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: November 13, 2019, 10:36 am


Texas Feline ‘Repeatedly’ Breaks Friends Out Of Animal Shelter Cat Room

They say as you climb the ladder and make advances you should reach back and pull someone up behind you... and that's exactly what a cat in Texas has been doing.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: November 13, 2019, 9:46 am


Texas Jewelry Store Owner Shoots Robbery Suspects After They Smashed Displays

A jewelry store owner in Texas has given all would-be robbers a firm warning about messing with his business.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: November 12, 2019, 12:37 pm


Fired Texas Substitute Teacher Tiffani Lankford Out On Bond After Attack On Student Captured On Cell Phone Video

Lankford, 32, was arrested at the school and charged with a second degree felony of aggravated assault.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: November 11, 2019, 2:50 pm


Social Security Legally Declares Texas Woman Dead While She’s Still Alive

Imagine living to be more than 70 years and learning the government has it on record that you've passed away... while you're still living.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: November 11, 2019, 1:13 pm


Rick Perry’s Texas Supporters Got Huge Ukrainian Gas Deal After His Urging

Two political supporters of U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry secured a potentially lucrative oil and gas deal from Ukraine soon after Perry proposed one of the men as an adviser.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: November 11, 2019, 6:24 am


Dicker FG Sends Texas Over No. 20 Kansas State 27-24

Dicker's 26-yarder lifted the Longhorns to a 27-24 victory over No. 20 Kansas State on Saturday. The victory keeps Texas in the hunt for a return trip to the Big 12 championship game with three games left.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: November 9, 2019, 9:58 pm


Texas Tech Roughs Up West Virginia 38-17

The junior moved the offense at will in the first half and the Red Raiders used a fast start to beat West Virginia 38-17 on Saturday, handing the Mountaineers their fifth straight loss.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: November 9, 2019, 5:05 pm


Texarkana Man Fatally Shot During Apartment Break-In, Police Say

A 29-year-old man has died after being shot by a suspect who broke into his Texarkana apartment early Saturday morning, police said.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: November 9, 2019, 4:40 pm


Sexual Assault Suspect Shot, Killed By Police After Pulling Rifle At San Antonio Gas Station

A sexual assault suspect was shot and killed by a San Antonio police officer after pulling out a rifle on them at a gas station Wednesday.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: November 9, 2019, 2:47 pm


Texas Substitute Teacher Tiffani Lankford Arrested For Assaulting Teenaged Girl In Classroom

Tiffani Shadell Lankford, 32, is charged with second-degree felony aggravated assault.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: November 8, 2019, 9:16 pm


Small Plane Crashes During Texas Gender Reveal Celebration

A National Transportation Safety Board report released Thursday says the pilot dumped about 350 gallons of pink water from the aircraft, which then stalled and crashed.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: November 8, 2019, 2:15 pm


Governor Abbott Unveils Plan To Open 5-Acre Homeless Campsite In Austin

After months of battles over Austin's homeless problem, Governor Abbott unveiled a plan to create a homeless campsite on a five-acre plot of state land.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: November 8, 2019, 6:53 am


New CDC Numbers Show More Than 2,000 People Diagnosed With Vaping Illnesses

New numbers from the Centers for Disease Control show more than 2,000 people have been diagnosed with vaping illnesses.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: November 7, 2019, 8:56 pm


Oprah Urges Texas Governor To ‘Take A Pause’ On Rodney Reed Execution

Oprah is speaking out about the Rodney Reed death row case and is urging Governor Abbott to "take a pause" on the scheduled November 20. execution.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: November 7, 2019, 10:52 am


Texas Teacher’s Aide Charged After Allegedly Slapping, Throwing Phone At Student With Autism

A teacher's aide at a Houston-area high school is being accused of slapping and throwing a cellphone at a student with autism during an altercation last month, according to court documents.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: November 7, 2019, 7:47 am


Utah Man Arrested In Connection With Couple Found Dead On Texas Beach

Police have arrested a man in Mexico who's suspected of stealing a car that belonged to the New Hampshire couple found buried at a South Texas beach last week, authorities said.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: November 6, 2019, 8:22 pm


Former White Supremacist Gang Member Justen Hall Executed For 2002 Strangulation

Former white supremacist gang member Justen Hall has been executed for strangling a West Texas woman over fears she would alert police about his drug operation.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: November 6, 2019, 6:54 pm


Mother, Son Jailed In South Texas For Allegedly Laundering Money Inside Packages Of Tamales

Kleberg County deputies found small wraps of aluminum foil during a traffic stop in Riviera, just south of Corpus Christi.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: November 6, 2019, 4:41 pm


Texas Appeals Court Commutes Death Sentence Of Convicted Killer Bobby James Moore

Bobby James Moore was sentenced to death for the 1980 shotgun slaying of 72-year-old Houston supermarket clerk James McCarble.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: November 6, 2019, 11:41 am


Breaking Down 2019 Texas Election Results

Texans voted to ban leaders from imposing any state income tax for the near future. That was one of the biggest decisions made during election day Tuesday.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: November 6, 2019, 10:06 am


Rihanna, Meek Mill Join Calls To Halt Texas Execution Of Rodney Reed

A growing list of celebrities and a bipartisan group of Texas lawmakers are the latest to call on Governor Greg Abbott to halt the execution of death row inmate Rodney Reed.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: November 6, 2019, 9:37 am


Family Members Mark 10th Anniversary Of Fort Hood Massacre That Killed 13

Family members of the more than one dozen people who lost their lives in the massacre at the Fort Hood military post have marked the 10th anniversary of the attack.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: November 6, 2019, 8:56 am


Texas Death Row Inmate Justen Hall Set To Be Executed For 2002 Strangling Death

He was convicted for strangling a woman to death nearly 20 years ago. Tonight white supremacist gang member Justen Hall is scheduled to go to the Texas death chamber.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: November 6, 2019, 7:56 am


Federal Judge To Fine Texas $50K Per Day In Foster Care Case; Says State Has ‘Lied To Me At Almost Every Level’

The fines will start being handed down on Friday and double later this month until court-appointed monitors confirm compliance.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: November 5, 2019, 5:24 pm


Texas 7-Year-Old Abigail Arias, Who Was Made Honorary Officer, Dies After Battle With Cancer

A 7-year-old Texas girl who joined a police department to fight "the bad guys" in her body has died after a battle with cancer, police announced Tuesday morning.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: November 5, 2019, 12:50 pm


Police Trying To ID Man & Woman Seen In Truck Of Couple Buried On Texas Beach

Investigators have released a picture of a couple believed to have a connection to the deaths of a N.H. couple whose bodies were found buried at a Texas beach.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: November 5, 2019, 11:07 am


Missing Texas 2-Year-Old Jaya Trevino Found Safe After Amber Alert Issued, Father Arrested

A 2-year-old girl who was taken by her father in South Texas and was the subject of a statewide Amber Alert has been found safe, authorities say.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: November 5, 2019, 10:34 am


Mounting Calls To Halt Execution Of Texas Death Row Inmate Rodney Reed

As his November 20 execution date looms, a growing chorus of supporters say Texas death row inmate Rodney Reed is innocent of murder and deserves clemency.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: November 5, 2019, 8:55 am