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One And Done: Cowboys 4th Quarter Rally Comes Up Short, Fall To 49ers 23-17

Versatile receiver Deebo Samuel ran 26 yards for a touchdown the play after an interception by Dak Prescott, and the San Francisco 49ers held on for a 23-17 wild-card victory over the Dallas Cowboys on Sunday.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 16, 2022, 10:23 pm


Shooting Leaves 1 Dead, Multiple Injured In Fort Worth

Fort Worth Police said on Sunday, January 16 that a shooting at a "large gathering" left one dead and several injured.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 16, 2022, 9:23 pm


‘It Was Really Terrifying’ Congregation Beth Israel Members React To Hostage Situation

Members of Congregation Beth Israel are reacting to the hostage situation that took place on Saturday.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 16, 2022, 8:19 pm


In Fort Worth, Governor Abbott Defends His Covid-19 Response Amid Criticism From Challengers

At his first campaign stop in North Texas since kicking-off his bid for a third term, Governor Greg Abbott touted the state's fast-growing economy.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 16, 2022, 7:28 pm


Greater Manchester Police Arrest 2 Teens Allegedly In Connection With Colleyville Synagogue Hostage Standoff

Greater Manchester Police said in a statement on Sunday, January 16 that two teenagers had been arrested in relation to the hostage situation that took place at a Colleyville synagogue Saturday, January 15.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 16, 2022, 6:17 pm


Colleyville Rabbi: ‘We Are Resilient And We Will Recover’

A rabbi who was among four people held hostage at a Texas synagogue says their captor became “increasingly belligerent and threatening” toward the end of the 10-hour standoff.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 16, 2022, 2:35 pm


49ers LT Trent Williams Active For Wild-Card Game At Cowboys

San Francisco 49ers left tackle Trent Williams is active for a wild-card game against the Dallas Cowboys after missing the regular-season finale with an elbow injury.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 16, 2022, 2:27 pm


All Hostages Are Out Alive And Safe At Congregation Beth Israel In Colleyville, Suspect Dead

A hostage situation at a synagogue in Colleyville on Saturday, January 15 ended after nearly 11 hours when law enforcement safely rescued all four hostages.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 15, 2022, 10:52 pm


Garland Partners With NAACP To Host 33rd Annual MLK Jr. Day Parade

The City of Garland partnered with the NAACP to host its 33rd annual MLK Day Parade. 

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 15, 2022, 6:15 pm


Texas’ New Voting Law Snags US Citizens, Mail Ballot Requests

Thousands of Texans — including some U.S. citizens — have received letters saying they have been flagged as potential noncitizens who could be kicked off voting rolls.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 14, 2022, 7:41 pm


The Black Academy Of Arts And Letters’ MLK Concert Returns For 39th Year

TBAAL Founder & President Curtis King says they're adapting to these challenging times, and they're not allowing even a pandemic to silence the music or the mission.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 14, 2022, 6:21 pm


Austin DA Says Texas AG Ken Paxton Violated Open Records Law

The Travis County DA said Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton violated Texas’s open records laws by withholding texts and emails sent before the January 6, 2021 capitol riot.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 14, 2022, 2:26 pm


New FBI Website Seeks Photos, Video From Deadly Crowd Surge At Astroworld Concert In Houston

The FBI launched a website Friday to help the Houston Police Department with its investigation into last November's Astroworld concert disaster, that left 10 people dead.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 14, 2022, 2:16 pm


Fort Worth Stock Show’s All-Western Parade Cancelled Due To Wind Advisory

Stock Show officials decided to cancel the All-Western Parade scheduled for Saturday, January 15 due to safety concerns about strong winds.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 14, 2022, 1:16 pm


Granbury Lawyer Kellye SoRelle Says She Is Now Acting President Of The Oath Keepers

An attorney from Granbury said on Friday, January 14 that she is now acting as President of the Oath Keepers after the extreme right-wing group's leader was arrested yesterday.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 14, 2022, 12:38 pm


The Cameras Were Still Rolling, So Netflix’s ‘Cheer’ Returns With Look At Team’s Highs And Lows

Cameras were still rolling on the Navarro Community College cheer squad since shortly after Season 1 was released.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 14, 2022, 12:02 pm


Red Oak Man Sentenced To 25 Years In Prison For Deadly Hit-And-Run

A Red Oak man was sentenced to 25 years in prison after leaving the scene of an accident that resulted in the death of another person.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 14, 2022, 10:31 am


Judge: No Reason To Charge Texas Mom Who Allegedly Put Son In Trunk To Avoid COVID Exposure

A judge has ruled there is no probable cause against a Texas mother who allegedly put her son in the trunk of the car to avoid being exposed to COVID-19.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 14, 2022, 10:18 am


Texas Sues Planned Parenthood Over $10 Million In Medicaid Payments

The State of Texas wants Planned Parenthood to return more than $10 million in payments for low-income patients under a lawsuit filed January 13.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 14, 2022, 6:48 am


Senate Votes Down Ted Cruz’s Bill To Impose Sanctions Over Nord Stream Pipeline

The Senate on January 13 voted down legislation from Sen. Ted Cruz to sanction entities associated with Russia's controversial Nord Stream 2 pipeline.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 14, 2022, 6:15 am


Return Of Fort Worth Stock Show & Rodeo Means Boost For Nearby Businesses

Local businesses are looking forward to the return of the Fort Worth Stock Show and Rodeo, which begins tomorrow, and the boost it brings.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 13, 2022, 6:46 pm


Texas AG Candidate Louie Gohmert Accuses Ken Paxton Of Lying To Former President Trump To Win Endorsement

Conservative East Texas Congressman Louie Gohmert told CBS 11 he called Donald Trump last summer when he heard the former President was thinking about endorsing Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 13, 2022, 6:07 pm


School Districts Across North Texas Close Due To Surge In COVID-19 Cases And Teacher Shortages

Nearly two dozen Independent School Districts across North Texas are closing their doors due to a rise in COVID cases and shortages of available teachers and staff.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 13, 2022, 5:59 pm


NFL Has No Plans To Move Super Bowl To Arlington; Officials Say It’s Staying In California

Both NFL officials and local organizers say the championship game isn't leaving the Los Angeles area.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 13, 2022, 5:00 pm


Houston School Board Member Faces Calls To Resign After ‘Offensive’ Remark About Black Teachers

A Houston-area school board member is facing calls to resign after he linked Black teachers to lower school district performance.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 13, 2022, 4:19 pm


More Than 2 Dozen Charged In Over-The-Counter Meds Shoplifting Ring In Texas, 5 Other States

Prosecutors said the suspects stolel mostly over-the-counter medications from retailers such as Walmart, Costco, Walgreens, CVS and GNC in Arkansas, Colorado, Kansas, Missouri, Oklahoma and Texas.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 13, 2022, 3:57 pm


Cowboys Super Fans Bonded Through Their Love Of America’s Team

There are fans, and then there are super fans. Super fans wear their love for the Dallas Cowboys on their sleeve - and everywhere else for that matter.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 13, 2022, 3:47 pm


Law Enforcement Officials Searching For Woman They Say Threatened Beauty Shop Customer With Knife

Armed with a large knife, the woman entered Uptown Beauty located at 10849 Jones Rd on Dec. 24. It was then she was involved in an altercation with a customer, police said. 

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 13, 2022, 3:27 pm


Fort Worth Man Arrested For Allegedly Shooting At His Brother

A Fort Worth man was arrested on Thursday, Jan 13 after police said he began firing a gun at a man believed to be his brother.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 13, 2022, 2:35 pm


US Supreme Court Blocks President Biden’s OSHA Vaccine-Or-Test Requirement

The U.S. Supreme Court blocked Biden's vaccine-or-test mandate for large businesses, but allowed vaccine requirements for federal healthcare centers to stand.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 13, 2022, 2:20 pm


Oath Keepers Founder Elmer Stewart Rhodes Indicted For Seditious Conspiracy Related To US Capitol Breach

Elmer Stewart Rhodes III, 56, of Granbury was arrested and charged in connection to the events in the nation's Capitol on Jan. 6, 2021.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 13, 2022, 1:27 pm


Texas Woman & Her Husband Sentenced To 50 Years In Child Pornography Case

A married couple has been sentenced to a combined 50 years in federal prison for producing and distributing sexually explicit images of a minor relative in Texas.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 13, 2022, 11:46 am


Fort Worth ISD Superintendent Kent Scribner Retiring At End Of Contract In 2024

Fort Worth ISD Superintendent Kent Scribner said in a letter to the district's board that he plans to retire at the conclusion of his current contract.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 13, 2022, 10:53 am


TSA Extends Federal Face Mask Requirement For Public Transit Through March 18

The TSA is reminding travelers that it has extended the mask requirement for individuals using public transit throughout the US through March 18, 2022.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 13, 2022, 10:22 am


Dallas ISD Superintendent Michael Hinojosa To Retire At End Of The Year

Hinojosa’s current contractual agreement with the district calls for the formulation of a “Succession Plan,” to recruit and retain a new chief leader of the school system.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 12, 2022, 8:10 pm


Fort Worth MLK Day Event Transitions To Virtual Over COVID-19 Concerns

Due to COVID-19 concerns, Fort Worth will hold its MLK Day event virtually this year.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 12, 2022, 6:19 pm


Amid Challenging 2022 Midterm Election for Democrats, Republicans Hope To Turn Dallas County Red In November

Republicans said they hope to take advantage of the 2022 midterm elections, which favor their party over the Democrats under President Joe Biden.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 12, 2022, 5:54 pm


Drilling Blind, Telecom Contractors Take Out Water And Sewage Lines

After a CBS 11 report Friday, more than two dozen viewers reached out to say their sewage, water, or sprinkler lines had been pierced and blocked by fiber lines.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 12, 2022, 5:38 pm


Gardening 101: Time To Do Winter Tree Pruning

Many trees survived the brutal cold of the historic 2021 freeze, but struggled in their recovery through the growing season. Now is the time to prune away any damage.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 12, 2022, 4:15 pm


Black Lives Matter Crosswalk Unveiled In Dallas Ahead Of MLK Day

Martin Luther King Jr's birthday will be commemorated in Dallas with the unveiling of a city project meant to encourage unity.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 12, 2022, 3:00 pm