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Texas Supreme Court To Hear Ohio Bridal Shop Case Against Texas Health Resources After 2014 Ebola Outbreak

The Texas Supreme Court will hear a case filed by an Ohio bridal shop against Texas Health Resources after a Texas nurse visited who had unknowingly contracted the Ebola virus at work.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: July 15, 2019, 1:03 pm


Cornyn, Hegar Release 2nd Quarter Senate Campaign Fundraising Numbers

Many are predicting it will be one of the closest-watched Senate races of 2020, and now Texas Sen. John Cornyn says he's sitting on $9 million for his re-election bid.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: July 15, 2019, 11:14 am


Beware Of These Scams On Amazon Prime Day

As Amazon Prime Day kicks off the surge in internet traffic is also likely to attract scammers looking to steal your data and payment details.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: July 15, 2019, 6:03 am


North Texans Share Memories Of The Late Ross Perot

During his life and now in his death, the Perot Museum of Nature and Science in Dallas exemplifies the philanthropy the self-made billionaire stood for and encouraged.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: July 14, 2019, 4:59 pm


Decorated Texas Soldier Dies In Combat Operations In Afghanistan

U.S. military officials say a decorated Special Forces company sergeant major has died during combat operations in Afghanistan.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: July 14, 2019, 3:55 pm


Rangers Announce Rescheduled Angels Game After Tyler Skaggs’ Death

The Texas Rangers announced the rescheduled date for the July 1 postponement with the Los Angeles Angels Sunday.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: July 14, 2019, 3:40 pm


Astros With 2 In 11th Beat Rangers 7-6, Avoid 3rd Loss In A Row

While Jose Altuve had the tiebreaking two-out double in the 11th inning, he gave most of the credit to George Springer for putting the Houston Astros ahead for good.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: July 14, 2019, 3:19 pm


American Airlines Believes The Boeing 737 MAX Will Be Ready To Use Again By End Of Year

In a news release sent out Sunday morning, American Airlines stated they remain confident that the Boeing 737 MAX will be re-certified and ready to use again this year.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: July 14, 2019, 2:37 pm


Venomous Caterpillars Pose Threat As They Inch Their Way To North Texas This Summer

After moving a tree branch out of the way on a walk through his Southlake neighborhood, 14-year-old Aroosh Sathu felt a burst of severe pain.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: July 13, 2019, 10:11 pm


Eagle Scouts Remember Ross Perot After His Death

During his 89 years of life, Ross Perot was known for being many things: a businessman, a patriot, a philanthropist and even a leader — all qualities people say he developed as early as a 13-year-old Eagle Scout.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: July 13, 2019, 8:54 pm


1 Dead After Plane Crash In Katy

Authorities say one person was killed when a single-engine plane crashed into a community center in Katy, Texas, just west of Houston.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: July 13, 2019, 5:59 pm


Rangers Recap: Rangers Rally From 4 Down To Beat Astros 9-8 On Santana Hit

Danny Santana had already hit one of the five home runs by the Texas Rangers. With a chance to win the game with two outs in the ninth inning, he lined a ball up the middle and then saw Houston center fielder George Springer on a full sprint toward the ball.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: July 13, 2019, 3:55 pm


Police: Texas Child Lived In Home With Grandma’s Corpse For 3 Years, Mother Arrested

A mother in Texas has been arrested after she and her daughter lived in their home with the corpse of the child's grandmother for three years, police said.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: July 12, 2019, 3:11 pm


“The Worst Break Of The Publics’ Trust”: Texas Judge Convicted Of Taking Bribes

A former state district judge in Texas could spend up to 70 years in federal prison after being convicted of accepting bribes.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: July 12, 2019, 9:11 am


Black Texas Doctor Says American Airlines Made Her Cover Outfit With Blanket

American Airlines has apologized to a Texas doctor after she was temporarily removed from a plane over her romper outfit.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: July 12, 2019, 7:53 am


Storm Surge Warning In Effect As Tropical Storm Barry Hits Southeastern Louisiana

New Orleans and communities along the Gulf Coast are bracing for a drenching from Tropical Storm Barry.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: July 12, 2019, 6:17 am


Lynn Gets MLB-Best 12th Win As Rangers Beat Astros 5-0

Lance Lynn matched his season high with 11 strikeouts in seven stellar innings for his major league-best 12th victory and the Texas Rangers beat the AL West-leading Houston Astros 5-0 in the only game Thursday night when Major League Baseball resumed after the All-Star break.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: July 11, 2019, 10:38 pm


Body Of 18-Month-Old Cedric Jackson Found In Landfill, Aunt’s Boyfriend Arrested

Sedrick Deshun Johnson — the boyfriend of 18-month-old Cedrick “C.J.” Jackson’s aunt — is in police custody in relation to the death of the little boy.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: July 11, 2019, 10:22 pm


Despite Ongoing Appeal, Execution Date Set For ‘Texas 7’ Inmate

He was part of the "Texas 7" -- a group of escaped prisoners who killed an Irving police officer. Now an execution date has been set for inmate Randy Halprin.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: July 11, 2019, 12:09 pm


Nevada Congressman Calls For Energy Secretary Rick Perry To Resign

A congressman is calling for U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry’s resignation after radioactive waste mislabeling and repeated disposal at a site near Las Vegas.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: July 11, 2019, 8:29 am


Free Slurpees Today As Convenience Stores Celebrate 7-Eleven Day

Today's date is 7/11 and the Dallas-based convenience store chain of the same name is celebrating it's birthday with what else -- free Slurpee drinks.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: July 11, 2019, 7:57 am


Government Opens New Holding Center For Migrant Children In Texas

The U.S. government had opened it's newest holding center for detaining migrant children after they leave Border Patrol stations and it's in Texas.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: July 11, 2019, 6:20 am


Texas Braces For Torrential Rain As Storms Flood New Orleans And The Gulf Coast

Severe weather in Louisiana has left streets in New Orleans underwater and residents in Texas pensive about what lies ahead.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: July 10, 2019, 12:23 pm


TV Show Leads To Texas Woman’s Arrest In Husband’s Death

A Texas sheriff says a reality-based detective show played a role in the recent arrest of an 84-year-old woman in the 1984 shooting death of her husband.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: July 10, 2019, 11:40 am


Ford Issues 2nd Recall Of 58,000 Focus Cars To Repair Problem Not Fixed Earlier

Ford Motor Company is recalling some 58,000 cars because of fuel tanks issues.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: July 10, 2019, 9:12 am


Thieves Use Stolen Truck to Crash Through Front Of Texas Apple Store

Thieves used a stolen truck as a battering ram to crash through the glass entrance of an Apple store in Texas.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: July 10, 2019, 7:50 am


Texas Actor Rip Torn Of ‘Men In Black,’ ‘Larry Sanders Show’ Fame, Has Died

North Texas native Rip Torn, the free-spirit who overcame his quirky name to become a distinguished actor in theater, television and movies has died.

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


UT Austin Will Provide Free Tuition For Students From Families Earning Less Than 65K

The University of Texas System Board of Regents on Tuesday approved creating a $160 million endowment for the tuition plan.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: July 9, 2019, 7:37 pm


North Texas Teacher Manuela Allen Found Dead At Lake, Texas Rangers Investigating As Homicide

The body of Manuela Allen, of Olney, Texas was found at Lake Cooper near Olney on Sunday.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: July 9, 2019, 2:25 pm


Ross Perot, Texas Billionaire And Philanthropist Who Ran For President Twice, Dies At 89

H. Ross Perot, the billionaire and philanthropist from Texas who ran for president as a third-party candidate in two races in the 90s, has died at the age of 89.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: July 9, 2019, 1:15 pm


Texas Couple Celebrates 62nd Wedding Anniversary At Where Else — Whataburger

They've made their marriage work one chicken trip at a time... so why wouldn't a Texas couple celebrate their wedding anniversary at a Whataburger restaurant?

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: July 9, 2019, 10:57 am


Texas Congresswoman: “DHS Is Doing Nothing But Covering Up” Border Station Conditions

A Texas congresswoman has accused the Department of Homeland Security of a "cover-up" in response to "horrific" conditions at some stations along the Texas/Mexico border.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: July 9, 2019, 7:57 am


Texas Man Pleads Guilty To Premeditated Murder Of 2 Vendors At County Fair As Part Of ‘Carnival Mafia’ Initiation

Rusty Lee Frasier, 36, of Aransas Pass, Texas, allegedly posed as a member of a fictitious mafia group and ordered fellow workers to kill a couple as part of an initiation ritual.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: July 8, 2019, 5:26 pm


Texas Man Accused Of Trying To Aid Islamic State Group Pleads Guilty

Prosecutors say 20-year-old Kaan Sercan Damlarkaya pleaded guilty Monday to attempting to provide material support to the Salafi jihadist militant group.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: July 8, 2019, 1:55 pm


Former Texas HS Football Coach On Trial Again For Pregnant Wife’s 1999 Murder

His pregnant wife was murdered 20 years ago and now a former Texas high school football coach is being tried for the crime --  a second time.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: July 8, 2019, 12:08 pm


18-Year-Old Charged In Houston Road Rage Shooting That Ignited Fireworks, Injuring Family Of 4

A 18-year-old man has turned himself in after he allegedly shot at a vehicle in a road rage incident in Houston that ignited fireworks in the victims' vehicle, severely burning two children and injuring their parents.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: July 8, 2019, 7:00 am


Odor’s Homer Sends Rangers Past Twins 4-1 In 11 Innings

Rougned Odor's three-run homer in the 11th inning gave the Texas Rangers a 4-1 win against the Minnesota Twins on Sunday.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: July 7, 2019, 6:29 pm


Man Charged In Drive-By Shooting Of Houston 7-Year-Old Released On Bond

One of two men facing capital murder charges in the drive-by shooting death of a 7-year-old Houston girl is out on bond.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: July 6, 2019, 9:46 pm


Pineda Looks Good Again, Twins Beat Rangers 7-4

Michael Pineda struck out a season-high nine over six efficient innings, Jason Castro had two hits and three RBIs, and the Minnesota Twins beat the Texas Rangers 7-4 on Saturday.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: July 6, 2019, 4:48 pm


Rangers’ All-Star Mike Minor Will Skip Sunday Start For Rest

The Texas Rangers' All-Star Mike Minor will skip his final start July 7 against Minnesota ahead of the break.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: July 6, 2019, 3:17 pm