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Stormy Daniels’ Lawyer Says Guatemalan Family Reunited

The attorney taking on President Donald Trump over his alleged affair with an adult film actress says he's successfully reunited a 9-year-old boy with his mother in Guatemala.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: August 15, 2018, 11:05 am


Southwest Changes Emotional Support And Service Animal Policies

Southwest Airlines is making changes to its emotional service animal and trained service animal policy.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: August 15, 2018, 9:27 am


Texas Doc Among 3 Sharing $500,000 Prize For Work On Cancer Therapy

Tumors once considered untreatable have disappeared and people previously given months to live are surviving for decades thanks to new therapies emerging from the work of three scientists.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: August 15, 2018, 9:21 am


State Fair Of Texas Announces Finalists In The Big Tex Choice Awards

With the start of the State Fair of Texas less than two months away that means competition has begun in the Big Tex Choice Awards. The contest looks for the best new fair food creations.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: August 15, 2018, 7:43 am


North Texas School Districts Criticize TEA’s New Rating System

School ClassroomThe TEA has released letter grades for each public school district in the state. But many North Texas districts were already criticizing the new rating system, even before the ratings were released.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: August 15, 2018, 7:41 am


Austin City Council To Try Again For MLS Stadium Vote

Columbus CrewThe Austin City Council is scheduled to decide Wednesday whether to move ahead with a stadium plan that could prompt the Columbus Crew to leave its home city after 22 years.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: August 15, 2018, 6:21 am


Consumer Justice Fights For Full Report On Spending At Grand Prairie ISD

The 2018-19 school year is about to begin, but huge questions loom over how millions of dollars were spent in the last few years.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: August 14, 2018, 10:00 pm


Recall Election Of Plano Councilman Cancelled

State District Judge Mark Rusch ruled Tuesday the number of signatures on petitions calling for the recall of Tom Harrison are not enough.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: August 14, 2018, 7:47 pm


Watauga Residents Fight Off Massive Development Plan

The group who opposed the development said the plans would disrupt their quite community, which is mainly made up of single family homes.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: August 14, 2018, 6:25 pm


Texas Comptroller Revises Plan To Protect Lizard Species

The Texas comptroller's office is seeking federal approval to reform a troubled state program designed to protect a rare lizard species in the petroleum-rich Permian Basin.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: August 14, 2018, 4:58 pm


Baby Sitter Charged In Homicide Of Baby Given Antihistamine

Adonna Townsend is accused of feeding a fatal dose of antihistamine to a two-month-old baby.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: August 14, 2018, 1:13 pm


Abilene House Fire That Killed 2 Blamed On Lit Cigarette

Investigators blame a lit cigarette for starting a West Texas house fire that killed an 82-year-old woman and her son.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: August 14, 2018, 12:36 pm


Stormy Daniels’ Lawyer Appears In Texas Immigration Court

The attorney taking on President Donald Trump over his alleged affair with an adult film actress has appeared in Houston immigration court.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: August 14, 2018, 12:16 pm


Grand Prairie Students ‘Shop With A Cop’ For School Supplies

Grand Prairie Shop With A CopIn less than one week, children in Grand Prairie will be heading back to school, and the police department is making sure that students go into their first day of classes with the proper supplies.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: August 14, 2018, 11:20 am


McDonald’s Investing $448 Million To Modernize Texas Restaurants

McDonald'sMcDonald's announced that the company is investing $448 million to modernize 840 restaurants across Texas. This includes extensive remodeling, new technology and changes to parking lots.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: August 14, 2018, 10:18 am


Coast Guard Saves 3 Boaters Clinging To Hull Off Galveston

The U.S. Coast Guard has rescued three boaters found clinging to the hull of their capsized 24-foot vessel off the coast of Texas.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: August 14, 2018, 9:50 am


Houston Tex-Mex Restaurant Under Fire After Serving Sessions

Jeff Sessions - El Tiempo CantinaA popular Tex-Mex restaurant in Houston is facing backlash after it posted a photo of Attorney General Jeff Sessions, who has pushed for a wide crackdown on immigration.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: August 14, 2018, 8:54 am


Texans Donate Old Turf To High School Flooded By Harvey

Houston TexansThe Texans said that they are donating the turf they played on at NRG Stadium last season to C.E. King High School after its field was destroyed in Hurricane Harvey flooding.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: August 14, 2018, 6:24 am


North Texas Schools Spending Millions On Security Despite Little Evidence On What Works

The CBS11 I-Team asked 66 public school districts in the DFW area if they've purchased security equipment in the past year. Fifty-nine districts said "yes."

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: August 13, 2018, 10:00 pm


Woman Discovers Stolen Painting Of Her Mother Hanging In Dallas Bar

“That is my mother; that is our painting,” recalls Katy Ryan. “Why is it on the wall here at the Bowen House? It’s almost like if I saw a ghost or something.”

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: August 13, 2018, 8:24 pm


‘It’s An Epidemic’: Conference In Dallas Draws National Attention To Child Abuse

Making the world safer for children is the ultimate goal of a decades old conference in downtown Dallas this week.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: August 13, 2018, 7:35 pm


Gun Issued To Former Dallas County Sheriff Running For Governor Missing

Lupe Valdez's campaign spokesman says the candidate is working with the sheriff's department "to locate the firearm."

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: August 13, 2018, 6:41 pm


Cowboys QB’s Father Arrested For Marijuana Possession

Nathaniel PrescottNathaniel Prescott, 57, was arrested Saturday afternoon for alleged marijuana possession during a traffic stop.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: August 13, 2018, 6:34 pm


Texas Schools To Receive Letter Grades On Performance

The state plans to roll out the new accountability system on Wednesday, August 15.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: August 13, 2018, 2:46 pm


Texas Firefighters With Cancer Often Denied Workers’ Comp

Union leaders and state lawmakers say many Texas cities are denying workers' compensation to firefighters with cancer.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: August 13, 2018, 2:15 pm


Lawsuit: Texas School District Welcomed Convicted Teacher

The lawsuit filed by the student argues the Abbott Independent School District created a "hostile educational environment" for the student.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: August 13, 2018, 1:36 pm


Against All Odds: Democrats Pour Money Into Longshot Races

While more than $1 billion raised so far nationally is helping finance battlegrounds that are poised to decide control of Congress, restless donors are also putting cash into races and places they never have before.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: August 13, 2018, 6:21 am


At Least 27 Rescued After Flash Flood Hits West Texas Park

At least 27 people have been rescued after 8 to 9 inches of rain caused flash flooding in the Nueces River at a park west of San Antonio.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: August 13, 2018, 6:04 am


Interactive Map: What New Security Features Has Your DFW School Added?

Interactive Map - School SecurityThe CBS 11 I-Team asked Dallas/Fort Worth public school districts what security additions they've made in the past year.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: August 13, 2018, 4:30 am


Speed Limit Still Low After I-35W Construction Completed

The 50 miles per hour speed limit in place during years of work on the highway is still in effect, and police said Friday as long as it’s posted, it will be enforced.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: August 10, 2018, 5:31 pm


Water Main Break Shuts Down Roads In Downtown Dallas

Downtown Dallas Water Main BreakCrews have restored water service in parts of downtown Dallas.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: August 10, 2018, 4:55 pm


A Dog’s Honor: Service Set For Texas A&M’s Collie Mascot

Reveille VIII will be laid to rest 10 years to the day from her debut as mascot. The revered 12-year-old dog had been ill and died June 25.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: August 10, 2018, 4:20 pm


30-Year-Old Worker Dies From North Texas Heat

The person died on July 7 when the high was 96 degrees at DFW Airport.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: August 10, 2018, 4:13 pm


Volunteers Try To Save Dogs During Distemper Crisis At North Texas Animal Shelter

Volunteers from Plano and as far away as Austin have come to the rescue with a triage RV where some of the sick dogs from Garland Animal Services are getting treatment.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: August 10, 2018, 3:16 pm


Swimmer Recovering After Being Bitten By Shark Off Texas

Authorities say a 42-year-old man was bitten by a shark while swimming off the coast of Texas.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: August 10, 2018, 9:15 am


Texas Lockup Is Epicenter Of Family Immigration Detention

Federal authorities allowed reporters to tour the 50-plus acre South Texas Family Residential Center that's holding 1,520 women and children, the nation's largest such facility, in a remote corner of South Texas.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: August 10, 2018, 8:14 am


Austin City Council Delays Vote On Proposed MLS Stadium

Columbus CrewThe Austin City Council put off a vote on a stadium proposal that could trigger MLS team the Columbus Crew to move to Texas as early as the 2019 season.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: August 10, 2018, 6:08 am


Caraway Resigns After Pleading Guilty To Corruption Charges

Dallas Mayor Pro Tem Dwaine Caraway pleaded guilty to federal corruption charges, and resigned from his position. The former city leader now faces up to seven years in prison.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: August 9, 2018, 9:00 pm


Grand Jury Indicts Teen Gunman In Texas School Shooting

Galveston County prosecutors say Dimitrios Pagourtzis was indicted Thursday on charges stemming from the May 18 attack, including capital murder.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: August 9, 2018, 6:55 pm


As Season Peaks NOAA Lowers Atlantic Hurricane Forecast

While the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) says more storms are still expected to develop in the Atlantic Ocean this Hurricane Season, there won't be nearly as many as previously thought. In fact, there may be less hurricanes than normal.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: August 9, 2018, 4:21 pm