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George H.W. Bush’s Former Doctor Fatally Shot While Riding Bike Near Hospital

A cardiologist who once treated former President George H.W. Bush was fatally shot by a fellow bicyclist Friday while riding through a Houston medical complex.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: July 21, 2018, 3:47 pm


Heat, Dust Can Create Double Trouble For Health

Antihistamines can decrease the body's ability to stay hydrated and respond to heat.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: July 20, 2018, 9:39 pm


New Mesquite Ordinance On Pets In The Heat Gets Tested

The city says its new ordinance aims to prevent dogs from being left outside in extremely hot weather for hours.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: July 20, 2018, 8:35 pm


Texas Heat: Hottest Home Game For Rangers In 25 Seasons

Globe Life ParkThe temperature was 107 degrees for the first pitch just after 7 p.m. Friday, when the Rangers played the Cleveland Indians in their first game after the All-Star break.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: July 20, 2018, 7:57 pm


2 Suspects Arrested In Fort Worth Attempted Bank Robbery

On Friday, the second suspect was arrested at a separate location by the FBI and Fort Worth Police.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: July 20, 2018, 5:55 pm


Controversy Erupts Over Sample Lawn Mowing Company Business Card

A North Texas lawn mowing company has come under fire, after an old business card resurfaced. "Your alternative to illegal lawn services" offended some.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: July 20, 2018, 5:31 pm


Texas Utility In ‘Storm Mode’; Could Pre-Position Crews Due To Excessive Heat

Storm Mode is an internal designation Oncor uses when there’s the expectation of severe thunder or snow/ice storms that they also use for excessive heat.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: July 20, 2018, 4:39 pm


Man Convicted Of Murdering UT Student

Twenty-year-old Meechaiel Criner was found guilty of capital murder Friday in the death of 18-year-old Haruka Weiser.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: July 20, 2018, 3:18 pm


10 Caught In North Texas Online Solicitation Sting

Officers involved in the operation took part in undercover online chats with potential targets looking to have sex with a minor.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: July 20, 2018, 2:16 pm


‘I Didn’t Know It’s Illegal’; Dallas Woman Sentenced For Pilfering Conchs

A woman from Dallas will spend 15 days in jail as punishment for taking 40 queen conchs from the waters that surround Key West.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: July 20, 2018, 11:20 am


Texas Jobless Rate For June 4 Percent, Same As U.S. Figure

The Texas unemployment rate improved to 4 percent during June to mirror the nationwide jobless figure.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: July 20, 2018, 10:46 am


Neil Armstrong Collection Up For Grabs By Dallas-Based Auction House

Admirers of Neil Armstrong and space exploration have a chance to own artifacts that belonged to the the first human to walk on the moon.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: July 20, 2018, 10:37 am


Big Move For Big Bird: Sesame Street Is Entering Classrooms

Sesame Street is taking its beloved, critically acclaimed brand of educational television into the highly profitable world of classroom curriculum.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: July 20, 2018, 10:15 am


Swiss Rolls Recall For Possible Salmonella Contamination

Flowers Foods has issued a nationwide recall of Swiss Rolls. The company says salmonella may be lurking in the product.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: July 20, 2018, 9:53 am


Triple-Digit Temperatures Causing More Heat-Related Illnesses

The triple-digit temperatures happening across all of North Texas can be dangerous and even deadly.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: July 20, 2018, 8:21 am


Vietnam Convicts, Deports Texas Man Who Joined Rare Protest

A Vietnamese court on Friday convicted a Texas man of disturbing public order after he took part in a rare protest and ordered him deported.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: July 20, 2018, 6:34 am


Police: Toddler Dies After 3½ Hours In Hot Day Care Van

The van was parked since 3 p.m., and deputies said its interior was 113 degrees when they arrived.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: July 19, 2018, 10:08 pm


AAA: Texas, U.S. Retail Gasoline Prices Decline This Week

Across Texas and nationwide retail gasoline prices have declined this week.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: July 19, 2018, 12:43 pm


Man Accused In UT Student’s Death Says He Didn’t Kill Her

A 20-year-old man on trial in the slaying of a University of Texas at Austin freshman on campus in 2016 has taken the stand and denied killing her.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: July 19, 2018, 6:52 am


Bill Clinton Honors A Native Son At NAACP Convention In Texas

Former President Bill Clinton presented Texas native Willie Brown with the 2018 NAACP Springarn Medal for outstanding achievement by an African-American.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: July 19, 2018, 6:34 am


Jeff Bezos’ Blue Origin Spacecraft Blasts Off From Texas Launchpad

Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin rocket company used a Texas launchpad to shoot a capsule higher into space Wednesday than it's ever done before.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: July 19, 2018, 5:55 am


Outgoing Texas GOP Lawmaker Calls For Trump’s Impeachment

Rep. Jason Villalba tweeted Tuesday that "it's time to change course" if the president chooses Russians over U.S. officials.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: July 18, 2018, 6:41 pm


Man Arrested After Pipe Bombs Found During Eviction

A Central Texas man was arrested after two pipe bombs were found in a home from which he was being evicted.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: July 18, 2018, 6:15 pm


Electricity Demands Continue To Break Records In Texas

The Electric Reliability Council of Texas set a new all-time systemwide peak demand record Wednesday afternoon, reaching 71,438 MW between 3:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: July 18, 2018, 5:37 pm


North Texas Woman Arrested After Using Child As Shield Following Attempted Bank Robbery

A woman went into the Bank of America branch Wednesday at 113 E. FM 544 in Murphy, Texas and poured lighter fluid and gasoline on the lobby floor and demanded cash.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: July 18, 2018, 4:30 pm


Done Deal: Leonard Goes To Raptors, DeRozan Goes To Spurs

The Kawhi Leonard saga in San Antonio is over. So is DeMar DeRozan's time in Toronto.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: July 18, 2018, 2:55 pm


Texas Waiter Shares ‘We Don’t Tip Terrorist’ Meal Receipt On Social Media

A Saltgrass Steak House in Odessa has banned a customer after the customer left no tip on a $108 bill and wrote on it "We don't Tip Terrorist," and circled the server's name, Khalil.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: July 18, 2018, 2:09 pm


Dozens Of Bodies Exhumed In Texas Likely Those Of Black Inmates

Forty-eight sets of remains believed to have been buried between 1878 and 1910 have been exhumed from an unmarked cemetery in Fort Bend County.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: July 18, 2018, 11:48 am


Ford Recalls 550K Vehicles That Can Roll Away Unexpectedly

Ford is recalling about 550,000 cars and SUVs to fix a gearshift problem that could cause the vehicles to roll away unexpectedly.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: July 18, 2018, 9:12 am


Immigrant Children Describe Treatment In Detention Centers

Younger children cried in caged areas where they were crammed in with teens, and they clamored for their parents. Toilets were filthy, and running water was scarce, they say.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: July 18, 2018, 8:29 am


Report: Texas Saw Increase In Student Arrests For Threats

A new report shows a sharp increase in arrests of Texas students for threatening violence in the wake of the deadly high school shooting in Parkland, Florida.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: July 18, 2018, 6:03 am


Texas Executes Man For 2004 Store Owner Murder

As the lethal dose of the sedative pentobarbital began taking effect, Christopher Young twice used an obscenity to say he could taste it and that it was burning.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: July 17, 2018, 7:00 pm


Texas Instruments’ New CEO Loses Job For Personal Misconduct

Brian Crutcher resigned Tuesday after TI's board determined he violated the company's code of conduct with behavior the company said was not consistent with its ethics and core values.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: July 17, 2018, 6:43 pm


Texas Entrepreneurs Invest In CBD Oil Despite Legal Questions

They are three of the most popular letters in business right now. C-B-D.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: July 17, 2018, 5:31 pm


Texas Woman Laments “I Don’t Have A Nose Anymore” After Biting Attack

Bitten NoseA woman is accused of biting off and swallowing a part of another woman's nose after being asked to leave the victim's home in southeast Texas.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: July 17, 2018, 12:40 pm


NAACP Lifts Travel Advisory Against American Airlines

The NAACP is lifting its travel advisory against American Airlines, saying that the company is making improvements to address worries about discrimination and unsafe conditions.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: July 17, 2018, 12:08 pm


Roasting Hot! Texans Break ERCOT Energy Use Record

ERCOT, the corporation that manages the electric grid for most of the state, broke an energy record on Monday.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: July 17, 2018, 11:59 am


Nobody Hurt In Gas, Cylinder Company Fire In Central Texas

Authorities say nobody was hurt in several explosions and a fire at a gas and cylinders company in rural Central Texas.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: July 17, 2018, 10:09 am


Abbott Maintains Huge Cash Advantage In Re-Election Bid

Greg AbbottGov. Greg Abbott's re-election campaign has an enormous financial advantage over Democratic challenger Lupe Valdez, with less than four months until the election.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: July 17, 2018, 9:50 am


Santa Fe School District Where 10 Killed To Use Metal Detectors

Trustees of the Santa Fe ISD, where 10 people were fatally shot in an attack blamed on a student, have voted to install metal detectors.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: July 17, 2018, 9:05 am