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1 Killed, 1 Injured In Crash Of Air Force Training Jet

An Air Force statement says the twin-jet, two-seat T-38 Talon jet aircraft assigned to Laughlin Air Force Base near Del Rio went down about 4 p.m. Monday about 14 miles northwest of the base.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: November 20, 2017, 8:44 pm


TxDOT’s Planned Use Of Toll Lanes For Highway Expansion Attracts Criticism, Raises Questions

Controversy erupted after critics complained that the Texas Department of Transportation planned to continue using toll lanes even after voters passed a statewide referendum to avoid that.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: November 20, 2017, 6:46 pm


Frisco Woman Becomes 2nd To Accuse Al Franken Of Improper Conduct

A second woman has accused Sen. Al Franken of improper conduct, saying that he put his hand on her bottom as they posed for a picture in 2010.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: November 20, 2017, 1:10 pm


Corinth Police Find Woman Murdered In Car

A 21-year-old woman was found murdered in a vehicle early Sunday morning in Corinth. 

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: November 20, 2017, 12:40 pm


Fort Worth Police Looking For Check Thief

Police are looking for a woman that wrote a stolen check at a convenience store in Fort Worth.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: November 20, 2017, 11:42 am


1 Transported After Car Ends Up In White Rock Lake

One person has been taken to a local hospital after his vehicle ended up in White Rock Lake on Monday morning.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: November 20, 2017, 10:41 am


FBI Investigating After Border Patrol Agent Dies On Duty

Authorities are searching Texas' Big Bend area for potential suspects and witnesses after a U.S. Customs and Border Protection agent was fatally injured responding to activity there.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: November 20, 2017, 8:12 am


Several Dallas ISD Schools Open During Thanksgiving Break To Serve Breakfast & Lunch

A dozen schools in Dallas will be open over the Thanksgiving break to serve free breakfast and lunch. 

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: November 20, 2017, 6:17 am


With Time Running Out, Some Consumers Find Free Health Insurance

obamacareInsurance brokers say consumers are getting the word that government-subsidized health plans are widely available next year for no monthly premium or little cost.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: November 20, 2017, 5:56 am


White House: True Cost Of Opioid Epidemic Tops $500 Billion

The White House says the true cost of the opioid drug epidemic in 2015 was $504 billion, or slightly over half a trillion dollars.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: November 20, 2017, 5:19 am


Murderous Cult Leader Charles Manson Dead At 83

Charles Manson, the cult leader who became the hypnotic-eyed face of evil across America in 1969, died Sunday after nearly a half-century in prison.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: November 20, 2017, 2:32 am


Trader Joe’s Recalls Packaged Salads Over Contamination Fear

Trader Joe's says it has recalled several packaged salads after a supplier said there may be shards of glass or hard plastic inside.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: November 19, 2017, 5:44 pm


Border Patrol Agent Dies After Being Injured In Texas

Authorities are searching Texas' Big Bend for potential suspects and witnesses after a U.S. Customs Border Patrol agent was fatally injured responding to activity there.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: November 19, 2017, 3:31 pm


Close Call For Forest Hill Officers Leads To Drunk Driving Arrest

A man later arrested for drunk driving plowed into a Forest Hill police car Thursday, narrowly missing officers helping a stranded motorist.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: November 19, 2017, 12:22 pm


Country Music Legend Mel Tillis Dead At 85

Country music legend Mel Tillis, whose career spanned six decades and included dozens of Top 10 singles, died early Sunday.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: November 19, 2017, 10:03 am


637 Pound Green Bean Casserole Sets Guinness Record

Green Giant celebrates its first appearance in Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade by breaking the Guinness World Record for largest serving of green bean casserole.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: November 17, 2017, 3:16 pm


Texas’ Abbott Decries Storm Aid Bill; White House Bristles

The White House on Friday sent Congress a $44 billion disaster aid request that's already under attack as being way too small by lawmakers from states recently hit by hurricanes.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: November 17, 2017, 1:12 pm


Dallas Police Looking For Shoe Store Thieves

Dallas police are looking for two men that robbed a shoe store on Sunday. 

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: November 17, 2017, 1:04 pm


Ex-Homeland Security Czar Ridge Recovering From Heart Attack

The wife of former U.S. Homeland Security Secretary Tom Ridge says he's in the early stages of recovery from a heart attack, a day after undergoing an emergency heart procedure.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: November 17, 2017, 11:01 am


Texas Unemployment Rate Improves To 3.9 Percent In October

The Texas unemployment rate has improved for the sixth straight month with an October jobless figure of 3.9 percent.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: November 17, 2017, 10:55 am


Selective Outrage: Trump Criticizes Franken, Silent On Moore

President Donald Trump is displaying selective outrage over allegations of sexual harassment against prominent men in politics, as his own tortured past lingers over his response.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: November 17, 2017, 5:50 am


Man Shooting At Burglars Wounds Self Instead

A man who shot at burglars trying to break into his son's car wound up shooting himself instead early Friday, police said.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: November 17, 2017, 4:49 am


Texas Woman Who Wouldn’t Remove Crude Anti-Trump Decal From Pickup Arrested

Fort Bend County Sheriff's Office records show Karen Fonseca was arrested about 2 p.m. Thursday on an outstanding fraud warrant issued in August by the Rosenberg Police Department.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: November 16, 2017, 8:33 pm


Texas House Speaker Warns Business Community Bathroom Bills Likely To Return In 2019

At the Visit Dallas annual meeting Thursday, Republican Texas House Speaker Joe Straus credited tourism leaders for helping kill bathroom privacy legislation. "You spoke out against an idea that wasn't just bad for tourism, wasn't just bad for the state economy, but it was bad for Texas."

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: November 16, 2017, 6:05 pm


4 Arrested In Murder Of Collin County Woman

Four people have been arrested on charges stemming from the murder of a woman inside her own home in September.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: November 16, 2017, 4:16 pm


Police Arrest Mother Of Richardson Toddler Sherin Mathews For Child Abandonment, Endangerment

Richardson Police say Sherin, 3, was left home alone while her adoptive parents and their biological daughter went out to dinner.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: November 16, 2017, 3:09 pm


North Richland Hills Man Launches Senatorial Campaign To Unseat Cruz

Bruce Jacobson Jr. from North Richland Hills launched his senatorial campaign on Thursday to unseat incumbent Sen. Ted Cruz in the upcoming 2018 election.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: November 16, 2017, 12:44 pm


Police Investigating Dallas Man’s Murder

Dallas police are asking for the public's help to help them solve a murder that occurred on Wednesday afternoon. 

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: November 16, 2017, 10:41 am


Dallas Holiday Parade Saved By Generous Donation

A beloved Christmas tradition in Dallas has saved by a generous donation from who parade organizers are calling "a Christmas angel." 

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: November 16, 2017, 10:11 am


Gas Prices This Week Hold Steady Nationwide & Across Texas

AAA Texas on Thursday reported that the average price at the pump statewide was $2.30 per gallon. Gas prices nationwide were at an average of $2.56 per gallon.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: November 16, 2017, 9:32 am


Nearly 4 Million Texans Expected To Travel This Thanksgiving

Millions of Texans are expected to travel this month for the Thanksgiving holiday. AAA is predicting that nearly 4 million Texans will journey 50 miles or more away from home.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: November 16, 2017, 9:25 am


Columbus Leaders Meet With MLS & Crew Over Team’s Possible Move To Austin

MLS commissioner Don Garber and the owners of the Crew met with the Columbus mayor and the leader of a local business group over plans to possibly relocate the team to Austin.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: November 16, 2017, 7:15 am


Texas Sheriff Concerned About Truck With Anti-Trump Message

A south Texas sheriff says he's concerned the driver of a truck displaying an expletive filled message against President Donald Trump and those who voted for him is creating a situation that could lead to confrontations with people offended by the sign.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: November 16, 2017, 6:15 am


GOP Braces For Extended Clash In Alabama

With President Donald Trump standing on the sidelines, Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore and his allies in Alabama are bracing for an extended conflict — not with Democrats, but with their own party in Washington.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: November 16, 2017, 5:33 am


I-Team: Midland Train Crash Victims Taking Case To Higher Court

Family members spent a somber day placing flowers at the scene of the accident, but their mission now is filing a petition with the Supreme Court of Texas to reconsider their wrongful death claims.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: November 15, 2017, 10:15 pm


TXDOT Crews Work To Re-Open Road Near 287 And I-20

Morning rush hour commuters are being advised to check the status of the repairs tomorrow morning before leaving for work in the morning.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: November 15, 2017, 8:10 pm


Thousands Mourn 8 Family Members Killed In Texas Church Shooting

Three thousand people mourned eight members of a family who were among the more than two dozen killed in a shooting at a small Texas church Wednesday before the funeral procession headed to a cemetery near the site of the massacre.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: November 15, 2017, 7:28 pm


High Water Bills Lead To Angst In Ferris

Joe McIntire, however, showed us how his bill dropped to $40 in July, only to go up to $250 the next month. “And they can’t explain that,” he said. “They don’t have an explanation for that.”

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: November 15, 2017, 6:57 pm


New Leaders Take Control At Dallas County Schools, Tackle Old Problems

"Our current financial situation is pretty bleak." King says during the past five years, the agency's debt has skyrocketed from $36 to $147 million dollars.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: November 15, 2017, 5:11 pm


Cards Against Humanity Says It’s Fighting Border Wall

The party game Cards Against Humanity says it's bought U.S.-Mexico border land and hired a lawyer to try to stop President Donald Trump's proposed border wall.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: November 15, 2017, 3:03 pm