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Dallas Jury Sends Man To Prison For 79 Years For Ponzi Scheme

Prosecutors say Juan Miguel Lopez sold fraudulent contracts in which investors were promised a return on money that was supposed to finance small business loans.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: December 7, 2018, 3:37 pm


Secret Service Detail For George H.W. Bush, Code Name ‘Timberwolf,’ Ends

The U.S. Secret Service has ended its detail for George H.W. Bush after nearly 40 years of protecting the former president, who was known by the code name "Timberwolf."

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: December 7, 2018, 12:19 pm


Texas Joins Effort To Fight Against Robocalls

“Unwanted phone calls are both a nuisance and an invasion of privacy, and growing robocall scams could cost Texans anywhere from a few dollars to their life savings,” Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton said.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: December 6, 2018, 6:14 pm


Thousands Salute Bush Funeral Train 4141 On Final Ride In Texas

Some people laid coins along the tracks that wound through small town Texas so a 420,000-pound locomotive pulling the nation's first funeral train in nearly half a century could crunch them into souvenirs.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: December 6, 2018, 5:36 pm


Freezing Rain Expected In Northwest Texas Friday

The National Weather Service says a storm system that caused heavy rain and flooding in southern California was forecast to produce freezing rain beginning Thursday in central New Mexico.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: December 6, 2018, 5:16 pm


Texas Secretary Of State Is Stepping Down

After two years of service, Texas Secretary of State Rolando Pablos notified Governor Greg Abbott Thursday of his departure from office, effective December 15.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: December 6, 2018, 2:51 pm


Texas Funeral And Burial Gives George H.W. Bush A Final Farewell

Former President George H.W. Bush will be buried in Texas after a funeral service at the church he attended and a special memorial train escort.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: December 6, 2018, 10:00 am


Weather 101: Cold Air & Your Vehicle Tire Pressure

As winter gets in full swing and colder temperatures settle into North Texas an all too familiar sound fills the air – a beeping on your dashboard.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: December 6, 2018, 8:53 am


Supplies Low For Shelters Helping Migrants As Holidays Near

Nonprofit groups and churches — especially along the U.S.-Mexico border — are racing to get donated clothes, diapers, cots and meals for migrants as the holidays approach.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: December 6, 2018, 7:54 am


Border Patrol Agent Charged With Capital Murder In Texas

A U.S. Border Patrol agent who confessed to killing four women and leaving their bodies on rural Texas roadsides was charged with capital murder.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: December 5, 2018, 4:22 pm


Ahoy! Galveston, Royal Caribbean Plan 3rd Cruise Terminal

Royal Caribbean will pay for the new cruise terminal, at Pier 10, with the site expected to open by the fall of 2021.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: December 5, 2018, 3:09 pm


Report: Beto O’Rourke Meets With Barack Obama Amid 2020 Presidential Run Speculation

Outgoing El Paso Congressman Beto O'Rourke who lost his Senate bid to Ted Cruz, reportedly met with former President Barack Obama amid speculation he is mulling a presidential bid in 2020.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: December 5, 2018, 2:42 pm


Texas Death Sentence Again Thrown Out Over Disability Claims

Kenneth Wayne Thomas was convicted in 1987 of fatally stabbing Mildred Finch, the wife of Dallas civil rights lawyer Fred Finch, who was also killed in the attack.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: December 5, 2018, 2:20 pm


Member Of ‘Texas 7’ Gang Executed For Officer’s Killing

Joseph Garcia received a lethal injection at the state penitentiary in Huntsville for the December 2000 shooting death of 29-year-old Irving police officer Aubrey Hawkins.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: December 4, 2018, 7:15 pm


North Texas Victims Of Gas Price Gouging During Harvey Can Get Settlement Money

The Consumer Protection Division of the Texas Attorney General's Office finalized a settlement with the owner of several Dallas-Fort Worth area gas stations accused of price gouging last year.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: December 4, 2018, 4:41 pm


Senators Cruz, Cornyn Introduce Legislation Honoring Late President George H.W. Bush

The resolution says the Senate honors and, on behalf of the United States, expresses deep appreciation for the outstanding and important service of President George H.W. Bush to his country...

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: December 4, 2018, 3:11 pm


Visitors Honor H.W. Bush For Military Victory, Disabled Rights

Soldiers, people in wheelchairs and long lines of other Americans filed through the Capitol Rotunda in Washington, D.C. on Tuesday to view George H.W. Bush's casket.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: December 4, 2018, 1:53 pm


Report: Driver Fatigue Contributed To Deadly Texas Bus Crash

Federal safety investigators say a Texas driver suffering from "acute sleep deficit" failed to maintain his lane and caused his passenger bus to careen out of control.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: December 4, 2018, 1:31 pm


More U.S. Beef Recalled Because Of Salmonella Fears

JBS Tolleson is now recalling more than 12 million pounds of raw beef that was shipped -- mostly to Kroger stores -- across the country.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: December 4, 2018, 10:44 am


Snow And Ice Expected In Parts Of Texas, Oklahoma, Arkansas

A strong cold front followed by a storm system is expected to bring snow and freezing rain to parts of Texas, Oklahoma and Arkansas later this week.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: December 4, 2018, 10:14 am


Solemn Public Pays Tribute As H.W. Bush Lies In State In Rotunda

The nation's capital embraced George H.W. Bush in death with solemn ceremony and high tributes, as the remains of the 41st president took their place in the Capitol Rotunda.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: December 4, 2018, 6:49 am


Oil Prices Perk Up On Trade Truce, Possible OPEC Decision

A rally in oil prices after a two-month slide indicates traders are betting that OPEC and its allies including Russia will agree to produce less crude.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: December 4, 2018, 6:04 am


Member Of ‘Texas 7’ Prison-Break Gang Set For Execution

"Texas 7" prison escapee and now death row inmate Joseph Garcia is slated to die by lethal injection Tuesday at the state penitentiary in Huntsville.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: December 4, 2018, 5:45 am


Retired Secret Service Agent Who Protected Former President George H.W. Bush Shares Memories Of 41

Robert Caltabiano was part of a team of agents who protected the president when he would travel during his re-election campaign in 1992.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: December 3, 2018, 8:11 pm


Students At Dallas ISD’s George H.W. Bush Elementary Reflect On History Of 41st President

Students at the Dallas ISD school reflected Monday on the history the 41st president helped create.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: December 3, 2018, 6:21 pm


North Texans Teach Veterans To Train Their Own Service Animals

Sully was already so famous that he has his own Instagram account.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: December 3, 2018, 6:17 pm


Gov. Abbott Proclaims Dec. 5 As Day Of Mourning For George H.W. Bush In Texas

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott has proclaimed Wednesday, Dec. 5, as a day of mourning for former President George H.W. Bush -- a day before he will be laid to rest.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: December 3, 2018, 5:37 pm


Soyuz With 3 Astronauts Docks With Space Station

Russian Soyuz spacecraft carrying three astronauts has successfully docked with the International Space Station following a launch from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan six hours earlier.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: December 3, 2018, 12:18 pm


Houston Asks Residents To Honor Bush With Colorful Socks

The city of Houston is honoring George H.W. Bush with a tribute at City Hall where attendees are being asked to wear colorful socks.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: December 3, 2018, 11:35 am


H.W. Bush Gets Tributes At Kennedy Center Honors Ceremony

This year's Kennedy Center Honors ceremony took place in the shadow of the death of a former commander-in-chief.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: December 3, 2018, 8:50 am


Washington To Pay Respects, Bid Farewell To George H.W. Bush

Former President George H.W. BushGeorge H.W. Bush is set to embark on his final tour of Washington, the capital city that is remembering the 41st president's life.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: December 3, 2018, 5:51 am


‘Mission Complete’: Sully The Service Dog To Accompany Bush One Last Time

Sully H.W. Bush, a yellow Labrador service dog who worked with the late former President George H.W. Bush, will be traveling with Bush's casket on his flight to Washington, DC.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: December 2, 2018, 9:31 pm


4 Days Of Events To Honor Former President George H.W. Bush

Former President George H.W. Bush will be honored during several public and private events in Houston and Washington before his burial Thursday in Texas.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: December 2, 2018, 4:43 pm


‘I Love You, Too’: George H.W. Bush’s Final Words To Son

Former President George H.W. Bush talked with his son, George W. Bush, on the phone Friday evening before he passed away.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: December 1, 2018, 4:13 pm


Remembering 41: George H.W. Bush Loved By Many As 41st President Of US

George H.W. Bush, the 41st president of the U.S., will be remembered as a historical figure who was loved across the nation, especially in the state he called home.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: December 1, 2018, 12:57 pm


GALLERY: Remembering Former President George H.W. Bush


Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: December 1, 2018, 1:33 am


Tweets Pour In From Around The Nation Honoring George H. W. Bush After His Death

As the news spread of the death of Former President George H. W. Bush, Tweets began to pour in expressing sorrow and tributes for the nation's 41's President.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: December 1, 2018, 12:44 am


Former President George H.W. Bush Dies At 94

Former President George H.W. Bush has passed away at the age of 94, according to a family spokesperson.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: November 30, 2018, 11:59 pm


Official Statement By The Office Of George H. W. Bush Regarding The Former President’s Death

George Herbert Walker Bush, World War II naval aviator, Texas oil pioneer, and 41st President of the United States of America, died on November 30, 2018.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: November 30, 2018, 11:46 pm


Texas Sues San Antonio Police Chief For Violating Sanctuary Cities Law

Attorney General Ken Paxton sued the San Antonio police chief Friday for what he said are violations of the state's immigration law targeting "sanctuary cities" and sought millions of dollars in sanctions.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: November 30, 2018, 4:52 pm