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Barbara Bush Eulogized As ‘First Lady Of The Greatest Generation’

Barbara Bush's funeral served as a reminder why so many people loved the former first lady.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: April 21, 2018, 7:19 pm


Texas School Apologizes After 8th Graders Asked To List Positives Of Slavery

A San Antonio charter school apologized after a teacher asked students in an eighth grade American history class to list the positive and negative aspects of slavery.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: April 21, 2018, 4:11 pm


George H.W. Bush Wears Socks With Books To Honor Wife’s Commitment To Literacy

Former President George H.W. Bush paid tribute to his late wife, former first lady Barbara Bush, by wearing socks with books on them to honor her commitment to literacy.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: April 21, 2018, 2:46 pm


Hundreds Gather To Remember Barbara Bush In Private Funeral

Former First Lady Barbara Bush (CBS)Funeral services were held Saturday for Former First Lady Barbara Bush.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: April 21, 2018, 1:21 pm


Thousands Of People Pay Final Respects To Barbara Bush

A steady stream of people filled shuttle buses to say a final farewell to former First Lady Barbara Bush.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: April 20, 2018, 10:25 pm


Former Brown University President Takes Over At Prairie View

Retired Brown University President Ruth Simmons is being installed as president of Prairie View A&M University, making her the first female leader of the school.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: April 20, 2018, 1:53 pm


Texas Appeals Court Says ‘Revenge Porn’ Law Is Unconstitutional

A Texas appeals court has ruled unconstitutional a state law that punishes those who post intimate images from previous or current relationships online without consent.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: April 20, 2018, 1:25 pm


Students Protest For Tougher Gun Laws In National School Walkout

Another wave of student protests disrupted classes Friday across North Texas and the country as part of the National School Walkout.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: April 20, 2018, 10:58 am


Public Viewing For Former First Lady Barbara Bush

A spray of flowers covered the closed silver casket of former first lady Barbara Bush in the sanctuary of the Houston church as mourners paid their final respects.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: April 20, 2018, 7:37 am


Grandmother Linked To Murder Of Husband, Woman Caught In Texas

A woman suspected of killing her husband, then killing a woman in who resembled her in order to assume a new identity, was captured in South Texas.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: April 20, 2018, 6:25 am


Blast Rocks Southeast Texas Refinery; No Injuries

An explosion and fire struck a refinery in Southeast Texas, home to the biggest concentration of petrochemical plants in the country.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: April 19, 2018, 9:09 pm


Southwest Airlines Sought More Time For Engine Inspections

Southwest Airlines sought more time last year to inspect fan blades like the one that snapped off during one of its flights Tuesday.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: April 19, 2018, 1:57 pm


Software Glitch Causes Water Bill Outrage In White Settlement

A group of residents in White Settlement are expressing their frustration after receiving water bills from the city for hundreds of dollars more than what they have been used to paying.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: April 19, 2018, 1:08 pm


Fort Worth Zoo’s African Savanna Offers New Ways To See Favorite Animals

The Fort Worth Zoo is celebrating the grand opening of the first new exhibit in its $100 million renovation project. The African Savanna is 10 acres of mixed-species space.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: April 19, 2018, 12:22 pm


Hear From Heroic Texas Firefighter On Southwest Airlines Flight 1380

The world has been hearing stories of true heroism from the Dallas-bound Southwest Airlines flight that had to make an emergency landing after a jet engine explosion and one of those stories comes from here in North Texas.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: April 19, 2018, 12:01 pm


Target Offering Car Seat Discounts For Trading In Your Old One

Target's annual car seat trade-in event runs April 22 through May 5. Parents can bring an old car seat into any Target store and get a coupon for 20 percent off of the price of a new one.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: April 19, 2018, 11:38 am


Gas Prices Jump 7 Cents This Week Across Texas & Nationwide

AAA Texas on Thursday reported that the average price at the pump statewide was $2.52 per gallon. Drivers across the country are paying an average $2.74 per gallon.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: April 19, 2018, 10:09 am


FAA Orders Fan Blade Inspections After Jet Engine Explosion

U.S. airline regulators have ordered inspections on engine fan blades like the one that snapped off a Dallas-bound Southwest Airlines plane that had to make an emergency landing in Philadelphia.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: April 19, 2018, 8:40 am


Houston Pizzeria Owners Consider George & Barbara Bush Family

Former First Lady Barbara Bush and former President George H.W. Bush were more than favorite customers at Fuzzy's Pizza and Café in Houston. They were family.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: April 19, 2018, 7:51 am


Former President George H.W. Bush Touched By Tributes To Wife

In his first public comments since his wife's death, former President George H.W. Bush said he has been touched by the outpouring of support and friendship toward his wife following her death.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: April 19, 2018, 7:28 am


Southwest Airlines Pilot Lauded As Hero For Handling Crisis

Tammie Jo Shults, one of the first female fighter pilots in the U.S. Navy, was the captain and piloting the Dallas-bound Flight 1380 when it made an emergency landing in Philadelphia.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: April 19, 2018, 6:53 am


Babies Of Senators Now Welcome In Senate Chamber

A historic rules change passed in the Senate on Wednesday allowing the newborns of members into the chamber.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: April 19, 2018, 6:46 am


Residents Critical Of Program To Repair Harvey-Damaged Homes

Some Texas homeowners who have participated in a state-run program to repair homes damaged during Hurricane Harvey say their houses are worse off than before.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: April 19, 2018, 6:22 am


Community Rallies Around Woman Sentenced To Prison For Illegal Voting

Crystal Mason, a mother of four, said she didn't realize when she voted in the 2016 general election she was violating the law.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: April 18, 2018, 1:54 pm


Barbara Bush To Be Buried In College Station After Funeral In Houston

Funeral arrangements have been announced for former First Lady Barbara Bush after her passing on Tuesday. She will be buried in College Station following a service in Houston.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: April 18, 2018, 9:48 am


Target Stores Offer Drive-Up Service In Texas, Florida

Target stores in Texas and Florida are now offering drive-up service. The retail chain announced Tuesday customers at more than 250 stores in the two states can now buy items without leaving their car.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: April 18, 2018, 7:44 am


NTSB: Blown Southwest Jet Engine Showed ‘Metal Fatigue’

A preliminary examination of the blown jet engine of the Southwest Airlines plane that made an emergency landing in Philadelphia showed evidence of "metal fatigue".

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: April 18, 2018, 6:42 am


Wayfair Follows Amazon With Its Own Made-Up Holiday: Way Day

Amazon started Prime Day. Alibaba capitalized on Singles Day. Now online furniture seller Wayfair is hoping for success with an invented shopping holiday.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: April 18, 2018, 6:13 am


Former First Lady Barbara Bush Remembered In Dallas

The matriarch of the Bush family and former Former First Lady Barbara Bush is remembered in Dallas, where Bush family ties run deep.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: April 17, 2018, 9:48 pm


Deluge Of Sympathy Tweets, Social Media Reacts To Barbara Bush’s Death

A-List celebs, world leaders and professional athletes tweeted their condolences to the Bush family after news of beloved matriarch Barbara Bush’s death broke.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: April 17, 2018, 9:01 pm


Part Of The IRS Online Payment System Is Down

The Internal Revenue Service on Tuesday experienced multiple outages on its website just hours ahead of the midnight deadline to file income tax returns.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: April 17, 2018, 1:28 pm


Community To Hold Vigil For Lancaster IHOP Employee Killed At Work

Friends and family members will gather Tuesday night to remember an IHOP employee who was killed while at work in Lancaster. Mylik Butcher was shot and a female co-worker was wounded.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: April 17, 2018, 11:22 am


Companies Offering Tax Day Deals To Take The Filing Sting Away

Preparing your tax returns may not be the most enjoyable effort -- and that has companies trying to ease your pain with some Tax Day deals.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: April 17, 2018, 10:54 am


Study Shows Texas Maternal Death Rate Numbers Were Inflated

A study in 2016 claimed that pregnancy-related deaths in Texas had more than doubled in just two years. But a newer study offers different data that reduces the number by nearly two-thirds.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: April 17, 2018, 10:18 am


Fort Worth Magazine Names The Top Local Doctors Of 2018

The area's best physicians were honored as Fort Worth Magazine selected 2018's top doctors. There are 530 medical professionals on the list representing 51 specialties.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: April 17, 2018, 7:16 am


Your Guide To Spring Fashion From Fort Worth Magazine

Girl power is always in style, and Fort Worth Magazine is showing you how to wear it on your sleeve. This spring's fashion is all about femininity.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: April 17, 2018, 7:12 am


Supreme Court Hearing Case About Online Sales Tax Collection

The Supreme Court is hearing arguments about whether a rule it announced decades ago in a case involving a catalog retailer should still apply in the age of the internet.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: April 17, 2018, 6:22 am


U.S. Says California Rejected Proposed Border Duties For Troops

A state official said nothing was decided.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: April 16, 2018, 6:11 pm


Texas Woman Tells Police ‘R. Kelly Gave Me An STD’

The lawyer for a Texas woman has claimed that singer R. Kelly was grooming her for a sex cult when he knowingly infected her with a sexually transmitted disease.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: April 16, 2018, 4:14 pm


Man Found Guilty Of College Student’s Death Sentenced To Life

A jury agreed with the prosecution that Charles Dean Bryant is the person who, after a night of drinking, killed Jacqueline Vandagriff, then dismembered and burned her body.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: April 16, 2018, 3:42 pm