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Texas AG Aide Out After Social Media Post Disparaging ‘Pathetic’ Women

Ken Paxton spokesman Mark Rylander said views expressed by associate deputy attorney general Andrew Leonie on social media "do not reflect our values."

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: December 14, 2017, 6:33 pm


Front Porch Cameras Deterring Package Thieves

It's the most wonderful time of the year... especially for package thieves hoping to capitalize on the surplus of deliveries on doorsteps. 

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: December 14, 2017, 6:02 pm


Big Changes In Security At Argyle ISD In 5 Years Since Sandy Hook Massacre

Once you walk into Argyle High, a school staffer must provide clearance for all visitors, while sitting behind a sliding security glass. The added layer of campus access is part of a school district security plan that also includes loaded handguns.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: December 14, 2017, 5:15 pm


DFW Moments: Grapevine Christmas Capital

The City of Grapevine always welcomes the Christmas season in true Texas style.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: December 14, 2017, 4:48 pm


Texas Senate Begins Rewrite Of Sexual Harassment Policies

Republican state Sen. Lois Kolkhorst is overseeing a rewrite of sexual harassment policies in the state Senate.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: December 14, 2017, 1:51 pm


Feds: Oklahoma Man Kept Stepdaughter Captive For 19 Years

A federal grand jury in Oklahoma has indicted a 63-year-old man accused of kidnapping his stepdaughter and holding her captive for 19 years in Mexico and elsewhere, during which time he fathered her nine children.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: December 14, 2017, 1:47 pm


AAA Predicts Record Travel Over Christmas And New Year’s

Comforted by a strong economy, more Americans than ever are expected to travel over the Christmas and New Year's holidays.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: December 14, 2017, 11:52 am


Texas Rep. Farenthold To Retire Amid Sexual Harassment Accusations

Republicans say Texas GOP Rep. Blake Farenthold won't seek re-election amid sexual harassment allegations.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: December 14, 2017, 9:55 am


Texas 10 Most Wanted Suspect Captured In Kentucky

A convicted felon on the Texas 10 Most Wanted fugitives list has been arrested in Kentucky. The Texas Department of Public Safety says 35-year-old Herman Henry Fox was captured Monday.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: December 14, 2017, 9:09 am


1 Person Dead, 3 Firefighters Hurt In Head-On Collision In Cash

One person was killed and two firefighters suffered minor injuries on Thursday morning in a head-on collision in Cash, located nearly 50 miles east of Dallas.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: December 14, 2017, 8:59 am


SWAT Called To Fort Worth Burglary, Suspect Arrested

An early morning SWAT situation in East Fort Worth is over following a break in at a local business.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: December 14, 2017, 8:33 am


PD: Firefighter Smelled Of Alcohol Before Crash That Killed Pregnant Teen

Dallas firefighter Horace Shaw is facing an intoxication manslaughter charge after a fatal crash on Wednesday that took the life of pregnant teenager Alyssa Pimental.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: December 14, 2017, 6:58 am


Tom Ridge Returns Home Nearly A Month After Heart Attack

Former U.S. Homeland Security Secretary Tom Ridge has left Texas and returned to his home in suburban Washington D.C., nearly a month after suffering a heart attack.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: December 14, 2017, 6:01 am


Homeland Secretary: Border Wall Would Help Ease ‘National Crisis’

The new head of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security says she hopes construction on a border wall will begin soon.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: December 14, 2017, 5:53 am


Texas 18-Year-Old Indicted On Charges Of Trying To Aid IS

A federal grand jury has indicted a Houston 18-year-old arrested after an undercover FBI operation.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: December 14, 2017, 5:50 am


Texas Supreme Court Justice Willett To Serve On U.S. Court of Appeals

The Senate has voted to confirm Don Willett, a justice on the Texas Supreme Court, to serve on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: December 14, 2017, 5:47 am


Former Texas Longhorn, Atlanta Falcons Great Tommy Nobis Dies

Tommy Nobis, the first player drafted by the expansion Atlanta Falcons and a hard-hitting middle linebacker who was never fully recognized for his talents on a struggling franchise that failed to make the playoffs during his long career, died Wednesday. He was 74.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: December 13, 2017, 6:56 pm


GOP Challenger To N. Texas Congressman Backed Roy Moore’s Alabama Senate Campaign

Veronica Birkenstock says she's not concerned that her backing of Roy Moore will hurt her chance of winning her own race.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: December 13, 2017, 5:57 pm


DFW Moments: Chisholm Trail

The Cowtown culture that defines Fort Worth today dates back 150 years -- to a time before the Stockyards developed. The Chisholm Trail put Fort Worth on the map.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: December 13, 2017, 4:28 pm


Truck Driver Shot At In Road Rage Incident

The driver of a tractor-trailer says he was injured after being shot at in Rowlett Wednesday morning.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: December 13, 2017, 4:28 pm


Politicians React After Roy Moore Defeat In Alabama

The final numbers are in and with more than 20,000 votes separating them embattled Republican U.S. Senate candidate Roy Moore has been defeated by Democrat Doug Jones in Alabama.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: December 13, 2017, 8:55 am


Apple Invests $390 Million Into Finisar Facial Recognition Technology

Apple is investing $390 million in Finisar, a company that makes lasers used in facial recognition technology. Finisar will open a manufacturing plant in Sherman, creating more than 500 jobs.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: December 13, 2017, 8:53 am


Studies Say Global Warming Made Harvey’s Deluge 3 Times More Likely

While scientists said that climate change didn't trigger Harvey, studies calculated that a warmer world tripled the likelihood that the hurricane would bring record rainfall and flood Houston.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: December 13, 2017, 8:15 am


Shooting Near Hall Park In Garland Leaves 4 Teenagers Injured

Police in Garland are investigating a Tuesday night shooting that left four teenagers injured near Hall Park. Authorities believe that it happened when two groups met up to fight.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: December 13, 2017, 6:09 am


Homeland Security Chief Lauds Texas ‘Sanctuary Cities’ Ban

New U.S. Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen harshly criticized so-called "sanctuary cities" late Tuesday, urging the rest of the nation to emulate Texas' tough law banning them.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: December 13, 2017, 5:30 am


Fort Worth Considers Expanding Smoking Ordinance

Lighting up in bars and bingo halls in Fort Worth may no longer be allowed.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: December 12, 2017, 5:50 pm


DFW Moments: Bonnie & Clyde

In the 1930s Bonnie and Clyde went on a murderous rampage in the middle of the country. Their path of destruction, which cut through North Texas, is one of the 25 biggest moments in DFW history.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: December 12, 2017, 5:10 pm


K-9 Sniffs Out Over 200 Pounds Of Marijuana After Traffic Stop

A Van Zandt County sheriff and his K-9 partner made quite the discovery after conducting a traffic stop on Tuesday morning.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: December 12, 2017, 5:09 pm


Sen. Cruz: ‘Americans Who Pledge Allegiance To Terrorist Organizations Forfeit Rights As Citizens’

A Houston 18-year-old has been arrested and charged with illegally distributing explosive-making information and attempting to support the Islamic State organization.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: December 12, 2017, 4:50 pm


One Of Texas’ Oldest Veterans Passes Away At 105

Jesus Martinez, originally from Grapevine, served during World War II.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: December 12, 2017, 3:26 pm


Denton School Board Moves To Fix School Rename Vote

The Denton school board, accused of violating the Texas Open Meetings Act, tonight moves to cover itself following a recent controversial vote.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: December 12, 2017, 1:49 pm


Exxon Says It Will Increase Climate-Change Disclosures

Exxon says it will give more details about how climate change could affect its business.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: December 12, 2017, 10:39 am


Dallas Police Investigating Forklift Found With Stolen ATM

Police in Dallas are investigating an ATM theft. They received a call from a security company that spotted a forklift on the road carrying a stolen ATM.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: December 12, 2017, 7:18 am


North Texas Charity’s Donated Christmas Items Destroyed In Fire

Fire swept through an apartment complex in southeast Dallas early Tuesday, destroying plans for a charity that was set to provide toys and food for needy families this Christmas.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: December 12, 2017, 6:14 am


Texas Man Arrested On Charges Of Trying To Aid Islamic State

An 18-year-old south Texas man has been arrested and charged with illegally distributing explosive-making information and attempting to support the Islamic State organization.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: December 12, 2017, 5:27 am


Following NYC Subway Bombing, Trump Slams ‘Chain Migration’

Hours after Monday's explosion in an underground passageway connecting two of Manhattan's busiest stations, Trump cited the background of the bomber in renewing his call for closer scrutiny of foreigners who come to the country and less immigration based on family ties.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: December 12, 2017, 5:23 am


2 Frontrunners Emerge In Democratic Primary For Texas Governor

Political analysts say the two frontrunners are former Dallas County Sheriff Lupe Valdez and Andrew White, the son of former Democratic Governor Mark White.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: December 11, 2017, 6:25 pm


Mesquite City Manager Takes To Social Media After Annex Fight

It seems the City of Mesquite can't quite let the annexation issue go.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: December 11, 2017, 12:41 pm


Runner That Helped Dallas Marathon Winner Speaks

There's been a lot of buzz about what happened at the finish line of the BMW Dallas Marathon.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: December 11, 2017, 10:59 am


Man Suspected Of Killing 3 In Houston Captured In Dallas

Police in Dallas have captured a 35-year-old suspect in the fatal shooting of a woman and two men at a home in Houston.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: December 11, 2017, 10:38 am