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President Donald Trump Lashes Out At Democrats During Dallas ‘Keep America Great’ Rally

A day after House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and other top Democrats walked out of a White House meeting that had devolved into an insult-fest, Trump denounced her as "crazy Nancy."

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: October 17, 2019, 9:30 pm


Texas Prosecutor Tosses Charges In 1992 Teen Double Slaying

Richard Bryan Kussmaul was convicted of capital murder in 1994 for killing 17-year-old Leslie Murphy and 14-year-old Stephen Neighbors in a mobile home near Moody, about 100 miles south of Dallas. His conviction was vacated last year due to DNA evidence that cleared him of the deaths.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: October 17, 2019, 6:52 pm


Feds: Academy Sports & Outdoors Broke Law By Selling Rifle In Texas Attack That Killed 26

The Department of Justice wants to add Academy as a responsible third party in an ongoing federal lawsuit.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: October 17, 2019, 2:30 pm


Texas Teen Dies By Suicide After Being Rescued From Sex Trafficking Ring

A 15-year-old girl died by suicide last week in Houston and her family believes it was because she was a sex trafficking victim.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: October 16, 2019, 10:00 pm


Houston Police Release Video Showing Robber Attacking Man Who Was Shot And Killed Protecting His Wife

Houston Police released surveillance video and a composite sketch Wednesday afternoon which they hope can help lead to the suspects who shot and killed a man who was trying to protect his wife.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: October 16, 2019, 3:53 pm


Report: Former Texas Congressman Pete Sessions Subpoenaed Over Interactions With Giuliani And Associates

There is no indication Sessions is a target of the investigation. 

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: October 15, 2019, 5:50 pm


South Texas Police Officer Shoots, Kills Man Armed With Baseball Bat

Police Chief Mike Markle says officers located the suspect in the street and four times used Tasers to try to subdue the 22-year-old suspect but failed.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: October 15, 2019, 2:26 pm


Secret Recording Of Texas House Speaker Dennis Bonnen Released

Texas' GOP House speaker called a female lawmaker "vile" and said President Donald Trump is "killing us" with urban and suburban voters in a secretly recorded meeting with a conservative activist.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: October 15, 2019, 12:16 pm


Cody Edmund Dixon Told Texas Authorities God Told Him To Kill His Girlfriend And Their Infant Daughter

The victims' bodies were discovered outside the front gate of a ranch between Baird and Putnam. 

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: October 14, 2019, 5:11 pm


One Dead After Officer-Involved Shooting in Fort Worth

One person is dead after an office-involved shooting in Fort Worth.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: October 12, 2019, 8:57 am


Texas Deputy Killed, Police Chief In Critical Condition After Getting Struck By Car

A sheriff's deputy was killed and a small-town police chief was injured when a car struck them as they aided a motorist on a Central Texas roadside.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: October 11, 2019, 7:45 pm


Texan Ronald Lee Haskell Sentenced To Death For Killing 6 Members Of Ex-Wife’s Family

Jurors sentenced Ronald Lee Haskell after deliberating for little more than four hours.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: October 11, 2019, 5:27 pm


State Fair Of Texas Vendors Offer Healthier Food Alternatives This Season

The State Fair of Texas is all about fried food, fun... and more fried food — But what if one wants to enjoy the fair without the excessive calories?

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: October 11, 2019, 5:16 pm


Southwest Airlines To Discontinue Senior Fares This December

The final day to book a Senior Fare will be on Dec. 11, 2019, with a last travel date of May 15, 2020.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: October 11, 2019, 2:37 pm


Poultry Products Sold At Kroger, ALDI Stores Recalled Over Listeria Concerns

It started with a call for the return of some products in September, now Tip Top Poultry is expanding a recall to include more items, sold at more grocery stores.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: October 11, 2019, 11:04 am


Babysitter Charged After 3- And 6-Year-Old Start Houston-Area Motel Fire With Lighter

Two young children were alone, found a cigarette lighter and caused a 3-alarm fire at a Houston-area motel, now their babysitter is being charged.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: October 11, 2019, 7:40 am


President Of Dallas Beverage Company Indicted For Obstruction Of Justice

File photo of a judge's gavel. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)The President of EarthWater Limited, a Dallas-based beverage company, was charged in an indictment with obstructing justice in connection with an ongoing federal investigation.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: October 10, 2019, 6:00 pm


Tarrant County Sheriff Bill Waybourn Calls Some Illegal Immigrants In His Jail ‘Drunks’ Who ‘Will Run Over Your Children’

Tarrant County Sheriff Bill Waybourn called some illegal immigrants in his county's jail "drunks" who "will run over your children" when speaking about DWI suspects and repeat offenders.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: October 10, 2019, 5:13 pm


Former Texas Congressman Pete Sessions Denies Knowledge Of Scheme Described In Indictment Of Rudy Giuliani Associates

Pete Sessions said he could not confirm whether he was the congressman mentioned in the indictment, but that he "will vigorously defend myself against any allegations of wrongdoing."

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: October 10, 2019, 4:48 pm


El Paso Shooting Suspect Patrick Crusius Pleads Not Guilty For Mass Murder That Left 22 Dead

North Texan Patrick Crusius has pleaded not guilty to capital murder in the fatal shooting of 22 people at an El Paso Walmart this summer.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: October 10, 2019, 4:15 pm


Green Beret To Receive Medal Of Honor For Saving Wounded Soldiers In Afghanistan

Master Sergeant Matthew O. Williams braved enemy fire in Afghanistan to save the lives of four critically-wounded soldiers.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: October 10, 2019, 10:51 am


Investigators Say Fire At Houston-Area Motel Was Started By Children Using A Lighter

Investigators say two children who were left alone in a room were playing with a lighter when a fire broke out at a Houston-area motel, causing injuries to seven people and the roof of the building to be destroyed.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: October 10, 2019, 9:43 am


El Paso Walmart Shooting Suspect Patrick Crusius Expected At Court Hearing

The North Texas man accused of opening fire in an El Paso Walmart in August -- killing 22 people -- is scheduled to appear in court today.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: October 10, 2019, 6:13 am


Group Argues Confederate Statue Removals Violate Free Speech

A federal court of appeals is hearing arguments in a lawsuit accusing the University of Texas of violating free speech rights by removing Confederate statues.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: October 9, 2019, 12:36 pm


2 Players Ruled Ineligible On Mount Vernon High School Football Team Coached By Art Briles

A high school football team led by former Baylor coach Art Briles is faced with controversy over two of its players and another coach.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: October 9, 2019, 12:34 pm


Just In Time For Christmas, The Toys ‘R’ Us Brand Is Being Revived Online At Target

Kids don't have to grow up this holiday season, because the Toys "R" Us brand is getting a restart online.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: October 9, 2019, 12:11 pm


Ikea Recalls Infant Bibs Because Of Potential Choking Hazard

After receiving two reports about problems Ikea is recalling some 7,000 baby bibs because of a choking threat.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: October 9, 2019, 8:43 am


$10K Reward Offered For 489 Missing East Texas Steers

A reward now tops $10,000 for information on 489 steers missing from a ranch in eastern Clay County, Texas.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: October 8, 2019, 10:15 pm


Police: Joshua Brown Murder And Amber Guyger Trial Connection Claims ‘Jeopardized The Integrity Of The City Of Dallas’

After announcing an arrest in the Joshua Brown murder case Dallas police admonished some for making unfounded claims that Brown's murder was connected to the Amber Guyger trial.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: October 8, 2019, 2:29 pm


NBA Not Apologizing To China For Houston Rockets GM Daryl Morey’s Tweet In Support Of Hong Kong Demonstrators

Adam Silver, speaking Tuesday at a news conference in Tokyo before a preseason game between the Rockets and Toronto Raptors, insisted Morey has the right to freedom of expression.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: October 8, 2019, 10:30 am


Sheriff Says Texas Man Robbed Bank 1 Day Before Wedding To Get Cash For Ring

A Texas man is accused of robbing a bank the day before his wedding so he could buy a ring and pay for other wedding expenses.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: October 8, 2019, 10:02 am


Attorney: Amber Guyger Trial Witness Joshua Brown Thought He Was Targeted In 2018 Shooting

Almost a year before testifying in the Amber Guyger trial, Joshua Brown was wounded in a shooting outside a Dallas strip club, that left another man dead.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: October 8, 2019, 8:00 am


Mark Yancey Challenging Fellow Republican John Cornyn for U.S. Senate

Mark Yancey talks with CBS 11 Political reporter Jack Fink about his upcoming run against John Cornyn for U.S. Senate.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: October 7, 2019, 4:16 pm


International Incident: Houston Rockets General Manager Daryl Morey’s ‘Stand With Hong Kong’ Tweet Angers China

Several companies in China, including some of the NBA's major business partners there, lashed out over Morey's now-deleted tweet.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: October 7, 2019, 2:12 pm


Judge Tammy Kemp Talks About Actions After Amber Guyger Sentencing, Says She Couldn’t Refuse Giving Her A Hug

Texas District Judge Tammy Kemp is talking about her actions in the moments after the sentencing of former Dallas police officer Amber Guyger.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: October 7, 2019, 1:40 pm


GM-UAW Contract Talks Hit Snag; Union Official Says Settlement Not Near

United Auto Workers with General Motors have been on strike for 21 days and now a union official says contract talks have taken a turn for the worse.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: October 7, 2019, 9:42 am


‘Unauthorized Person’ Alert Leads To Lockdown At Texas Naval Air Station

Reports of an "unauthorized person on base" who may be armed has put a naval air station in Texas on lockdown.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: October 7, 2019, 8:34 am


Trump Says It Was Rick Perry Who Urged Him To Make Ukraine Phone Call

President Donald Trump reportedly said it was Rick Perry who prompted the phone call to Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: October 7, 2019, 7:34 am


Democratic Members of Congress From North Texas Want Strong Process In Impeachment Inquiry

CBS 11 reached out to the offices of all Republican members of Congress in North Texas, and either the lawmakers were unavailable for interviews Friday or we didn't hear back.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: October 4, 2019, 6:22 pm


Execution Of Jewish ‘Texas 7’ Member Randy Halprin Halted Over Claim Judge Was Anti-Semitic

The Texas Court of Criminal Appeals on Friday granted a stay of execution for Randy Halprin, who had been scheduled to receive a lethal injection on October 10.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: October 4, 2019, 5:36 pm