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Oscar Winner Dorothy Malone, ‘Peyton Place’ Mom, Dies In Dallas

Actress Dorothy Malone, who won hearts of 1960s television viewers as the long-suffering mother in the nighttime soap "Peyton Place," has died.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 20, 2018, 8:16 am


Dallas Fire Truck Working Accident Hit By Big Rig

A Dallas fire truck working a crash on I-30 got struck by a big rig early this morning.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 20, 2018, 8:02 am


Judge Orders Sweeping Changes To Texas Foster Care System

U.S. District Judge Janis Graham Jack told the state the overhaul must include improvements in record keeping, caseworker visits and where children are placed.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 19, 2018, 3:31 pm


Texas Observes Confederate Heroes Day Amid Growing Debate

It was the 45th anniversary of Texas observing the holiday, and at least eight other states have similar holidays that remember Confederate soldiers.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 19, 2018, 2:05 pm


Weekend Closure Will Create Traffic Mess Along Highway 183 In Irving

After temperatures below the freezing mark, DFW is finally getting warmer weather this weekend. But those who want to get outside and enjoy it will want to avoid Highway 183 in Irving.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 19, 2018, 1:17 pm


Attorney: Texas Teen Sexually Assaulted At Military School

An attorney says a 15-year-old Texas boy was sexually assaulted this week by two other students at a Kansas military school.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 19, 2018, 12:44 pm


Jury Deliberations Continue In Case Of Murdered Dallas Teenager

Jurors continue to deliberate the fate of Antonio Cochran, the man accused of kidnapping and murdering Dallas teenager Zoe Hastings two years ago.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 19, 2018, 12:42 pm


Border Wall Models Thwart US Commandos In Tests

Recent assaults by tactical teams on prototypes of President Donald Trump's proposed wall with Mexico indicate their imposing heights should stop border crossers.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 19, 2018, 12:08 pm


City Of Dallas To Bike Share Companies: Clean Them Up Or We Will

The city of Dallas has made an ultimatum to bike share companies, threatening to step in and clean up the bikes themselves if the companies won't.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 19, 2018, 10:12 am


Good Dog, Bad Dog… Delta Wants To Know Before You Board

Delta Air Lines says for safety reasons it will require owners to provide more information before their animal can fly in the passenger cabin.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 19, 2018, 7:33 am


MacArthur High School Soccer Player Wins Scholar Athlete Honor

Soccer practice at MacArthur High School in Irving was interrupted to surprise Delanie Castor with this month's scholar athlete honor for her achievements in the classroom and on the field.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 19, 2018, 7:19 am


Fort Worth Police Say Man Stabbed His Grandfather To Death

Police in Fort Worth are investigating a fatal stabbing on the city's southwest side. A man allegedly experienced "some type of episode" and attacked his mother and grandfather.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 19, 2018, 6:48 am


Potential Government Shutdown Could Impact North Texas Military Members

The U.S. government could shut down if the Senate does not pass a stopgap spending bill on Friday. The possible shutdown would have an impact on military members in North Texas.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 19, 2018, 5:59 am


Helicopter Crash Claims Lives Of Texas Investor, Zimbabwean Leader

A husband and wife who pushed for political change in Zimbabwe, an adventurous Texas investor and a pair of decorated pilots died in a fiery helicopter crash in a remote area in the U.S. state of New Mexico.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 19, 2018, 5:49 am


‘Tourniquet Killer’ Executed In Texas For 1992 Strangling

Anthony Allen Shore was put to death for one of those slayings, the 1992 killing of a 21-year-old woman whose body was dumped in the drive-thru of a Houston Dairy Queen.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 18, 2018, 7:43 pm


Dallas Area Leaders Pumped To Be An Amazon Headquarters Finalist

Business and city leaders all over North Texas say they're excited the DFW area made the list of 20 finalist cities now vying for Amazon's HQ2.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 18, 2018, 6:51 pm


New Video Aims To Encourage Texans To Fight Against Human Trafficking

The nearly hour-long video was developed over the last year by the attorney general’s Human Trafficking/Transnational Organized Crime section.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 18, 2018, 4:17 pm


14 Automakers List More Models In Takata Recall

U.S. safety regulators have released models from 14 different automakers that are being recalled to replace potentially deadly Takata air bag inflators.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 18, 2018, 2:03 pm


Fort Worth Officer Loses Everything In House Fire

"It's a terrible situation," said Detective Anthony White with the Fort Worth Police Officers Association. "There's nothing left. They're basically having to rebuild their lives."

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 18, 2018, 11:49 am


Dallas Police Searching For Suspect In Murder Of Jacqueline Hughes

Police are searching for a suspect they say killed a woman and left her body in a garage.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 18, 2018, 11:43 am


Man Accused In Zoe Hastings Murder Still Waiting To Learn His Fate

The jury continues to deliberate in the trial of a Dallas man accused in the kidnap murder of teenager Zoe Hastings in 2015.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 18, 2018, 11:24 am


Survey: Texas, U.S. Retail Gasoline Prices Up This Week

Texas and nationwide retail gasoline prices are up this week.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 18, 2018, 8:34 am


Dallas, Austin Still On Amazon’s List For New Headquarters

Amazon has narrowed it's list of cities for its second headquarters to 20, including Dallas and Austin. 

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 18, 2018, 8:22 am


Safety Concerns Return To School Bus Stop Along Harry Hines Boulevard

A busy stretch of Harry Hines Boulevard continues to be a top spot where drivers are ticketed for passing a school bus, even though officials determined that the bus should not stop there.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 18, 2018, 7:36 am


Wyndham Buying Texas-Based La Quinta For $1.95 Billion

Wyndham is buying La Quinta's hotel franchise and management businesses for $1.95 billion in cash.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 18, 2018, 6:46 am


Lawsuit Filed Against Former Mesquite Cop Who Shot Unarmed Man

A federal civil lawsuit was filed on Thursday against the City of Mesquite and indicted former police officer Derick Wiley in the shooting of unarmed motorist Lyndo Jones.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 18, 2018, 4:30 am


Governor Abbott Outlines Property Tax Reform Plan

As part of his re-election campaign, Governor Greg Abbott outlined his plan to limit property tax increases. "I say enough is enough."

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 17, 2018, 7:40 pm


Police Say Man Facing Eviction Killed Texas Landlady, Self

Investigators say a man facing eviction from a Dallas-area home for delinquent rent was found dead a day after being sought in the slaying of his landlady.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 17, 2018, 3:38 pm


‘Tourniquet Killer’ Set To Be Executed In Texas

A Houston-area man who was convicted of capital murder for strangling a woman, and who also confessed to strangling a 9-year-old girl and two teenagers, is set to be the first person to be executed in the U.S. in 2018.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 17, 2018, 12:15 pm


ERCOT: Winter Peak Electricity Demand Record Broken

A new winter peak demand record for electricity use was set last night and this morning due to the extreme low temperatures across Texas. 

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 17, 2018, 8:42 am


Crowley ISD Opens Schools Early To Help Keep Students Warm

The goal of keeping kids safe in the freezing cold is something schools across North Texas are working hard to do.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 17, 2018, 7:13 am


Indicted Texas AG Has $5.7M War Chest

Ken Paxton faces no opposition in the GOP primary March 6 and is heavily favored in November's general election.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 16, 2018, 4:49 pm


Fort Worth Police Looking For Fragrance Thieves

Fort Worth Police need help with a case that really stinks.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 16, 2018, 2:51 pm


Oprah Coming To North Texas To Speak At Minnie’s Food Pantry Gala

Oprah's speech at the Golden Globes left many people calling for her to make a run for the presidency. Now, folks across North Texas will have a chance to hear Oprah speak in person.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 16, 2018, 1:35 pm


Study: Buc-ee’s Is The No. 1 Gas Station In The U.S.

According to a new study, Buc-ee's is the best gas station in the United States.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 16, 2018, 12:52 pm


Texas Man On Trial In Fatal Oklahoma Interstate Shootings

A Texas man accused of killing two people as he drunkenly shot at vehicles while driving along a freeway in Oklahoma is in court to face murder charges.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 16, 2018, 12:51 pm


High Court Rejects Texas Democrats’ Gerrymandering Complaint

The U.S. Supreme Court has dismissed an appeal from the Texas Democratic Party charging that the Republican-controlled Legislature illegally gerrymandered the state's electoral maps.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 16, 2018, 12:01 pm


Two Men Charged In Aggravated Robbery At Forney Apartment Complex

Forney police have arrested two suspects for beating up and robbing a man at gunpoint early Sunday morning.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 16, 2018, 11:30 am


Chilly Temperatures Play Big Part In Morning For Fort Worth Students

The Metroplex stayed clear of icy roads as winter weather moved through North Texas, but the frigid temperatures still played a big part in the morning for some students.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 16, 2018, 11:12 am


Dozens Of North Texas Locations Impacted By Jason’s Deli Data Breach

Just before Christmas officials with Texas-based Jason's Deli were notified that the company had been the victim of a data breach. Payment processors notified the restaurateur that a "large quantity" of credit/debit card information had appeared for sale on the “dark web.”

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 16, 2018, 11:10 am