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Derek Chauvin Guilty On All 3 Counts In George Floyd’s Death

Following nearly a year of protest, introspection and raw emotion, former Minneapolis officer Derek Chauvin has been found guilty of second-degree murder and two other charges in Floyd’s death.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: April 20, 2021, 4:17 pm


Agents Seize Banned Chicken Lollipops Manifested As Men’s Sweaters At DFW Airport

A supposed shipment of "sweaters" from Hong Kong was seized at DFW airport when it turned out it really contained chicken lollipops, which aren't allowed in the U.S. due to animal disease concerns.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: April 20, 2021, 1:49 pm


Freeze Warning For Parts Of North Texas As Record Cold Arctic Air Pushes South

An unusually strong cold front is moving into North Texas this Tuesday morning with temperatures dropping off behind it.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: April 20, 2021, 1:00 pm


CBS Eye On Earth: What You Can Do To Prevent Water Runoff Pollution

Rain is a blessing, especially in an often drought-ridden Texas. But that same rainwater can overflow clogged pipes, sending untreated sewage out of the manholes and into our water.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: April 20, 2021, 10:30 am


Border Patrol Officers Find 149 Illegal Aliens Inside Tractor Trailer During Smuggling Attempt 

Agents determined the individuals were in the country illegally from the countries of Mexico, Guatemala, Honduras, Venezuela, El Salvador, Peru and Ecuador.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: April 20, 2021, 6:48 am


García, Arihara Lift Rangers Over Angels 6-4

Adolis García homered and doubled off Dylan Bundy, Kohei Arihara took a shutout into the sixth inning and the Texas Rangers got their offense on track in a 6-4 win over the Los Angeles Angels Monday night.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: April 20, 2021, 5:33 am


Former Texas Deputy Stephen Broderick Wanted In 3 Deaths, Arrested After Manhunt

Prosecutors said they would pursue capital murder charges against Stephen Broderick, 41, who was being held without bail at the Travis County jail.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: April 19, 2021, 3:04 pm


Texas Securities Commissioner Issues Emergency Order To Stop Fraudulent Cryptocurrency Trading Program

The action names Bitles Limited and Janis Lacis, its principal, and C3 Data Services and Edward Carter, its principal.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: April 19, 2021, 2:26 pm


Federal Investigators Heading To Texas Following Deadly Driverless Tesla Crash

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration and the National Transportation Safety Board said Monday they will send investigators to Spring to look into the fiery Saturday night crash.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: April 19, 2021, 2:11 pm


Supreme Court Rejects Appeal Over Pickup Seized At Border

The Supreme Court on Monday rejected an appeal from a Kentucky man whose pickup truck was seized at the Mexican border and held by the federal government for more than two years.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: April 19, 2021, 10:06 am


Police: Ex-Texas Deputy Stephen Broderick Wanted In Deaths Of 3 Arrested 

Former Sheriff's Deputy Stephen Broderick is in custody following the shooting deaths of three people on Sunday in Austin.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: April 19, 2021, 9:43 am


Leadership Shakeup Continues At GameStop, CEO To Depart

The overhaul in the top ranks of GameStop continues with the announced departure of CEO George Sherman at the end of July.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: April 19, 2021, 7:31 am


Authorities: No One In Driver’s Seat Of Tesla Before Crash That Killed 2 In Texas

Two people were killed in the fiery crash of a Tesla in Texas and authorities say there was no one in the driver's seat, although it is not clear whether the car's driver-assist system was being used.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: April 18, 2021, 8:55 pm


Arlington Native, Co-Host Mickey Guyton Talks How 56th ACM Awards Show Is Breaking Barriers

The 56th annual ACM Awards will celebrate all things country music Sunday, but it will also show how inclusive the genre has become, according to co-host and Arlington native Mickey Guyton.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: April 18, 2021, 5:02 pm


Search For Austin Shooting Suspect Stephen Broderick Underway After 3 People Killed

The search for a shooting suspect, identified as Stephen Broderick, is underway after three people were killed in Austin Sunday, police said.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: April 18, 2021, 3:20 pm


Hundreds Of Teen Immigrant Girls Moved From Houston Facility

A facility in Houston that housed girls who crossed the U.S.-Mexico border unaccompanied is being closed and the girls immediately moved, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services said Saturday.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: April 17, 2021, 7:35 pm


SpaceX Wins $2.9 Billion NASA Contract For Lunar Lander Being Developed In Texas

SpaceX won with its bid for use of a spacecraft the company is already developing on its own in South Texas.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: April 17, 2021, 5:16 pm


Texas Grand Jury To Consider Charges In Shooting Death Of Protester Garrett Foster Last Summer

Travis County District Attorney José Garza announced the move in a statement without identifying the man who shot Garrett Foster in Austin last July.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: April 16, 2021, 8:55 pm


San Antonio Airport Gunman Killed Himself, Autopsy Shows

A handgun-wielding man who opened fire outside the San Antonio airport died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound, not from police gunfire as officials initially said.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: April 16, 2021, 5:44 pm


Texas Woman Indicted For Hate Crime In Attack On Korean Business Owner

Authorities allege Keaundra Young, 24, repeatedly punched Jung Kim while she shopped inside Kim’s beauty supply store in Houston on March 17.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: April 16, 2021, 4:34 pm


3 Illegal Aliens Convicted Of Sexual Crimes Against Children Arrested At Texas/Mexico Border 

This week, U.S. Border Patrol agents in the Rio Grande Valley arrested three illegal aliens with prior convictions for sexual crimes against children.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: April 16, 2021, 3:56 pm


Border Patrol Agents Arrest Convicted Murderer Luis Alonso Godines-Maldonado After Illegally Entering US

U.S. Border Patrol agents in Del Rio arrested convicted murderer, Luis Alonso Godines-Maldonado on Wednesday shortly after he entered the country illegally. 

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: April 16, 2021, 12:02 pm


For-Profit Trade School Owner Jonathan Dean Davis Found Guilty Of Defrauding VA, Student Veterans

Using the proceeds of his fraud, Jonathan Davis purchased a $2.2 million home in Dallas, a $428,000 Lamborghini, a $280,000 Ferrari, and a $260,000 Bentley, among other things.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: April 16, 2021, 10:18 am


Mexico Orders 30 US Marines To Stand Trial For Disappearances In Nuevo Laredo

According to prosecutors in Mexico, a court has ordered 30 marines to stand trial in the cases of people who disappeared during anti-crime operations in the northern border city of Nuevo Laredo.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: April 16, 2021, 10:18 am


Smithsonian Acquires Selena Photos, Commemorates Tejano Singer’s 50th Birthday

The Smithsonian has acquired 18 images of the iconic Tejano singer Selena Quintanilla to add to its collection of photographs taken by Texas photographer Al Rendon.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: April 16, 2021, 8:33 am


Report: Human Smugglers Using Social Media More And More To Advertise Services At US-Mexico Border

A new report by a tech transparency group says human smugglers are increasingly using Facebook to advertise services to migrants seeking to cross the US-Mexico border.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: April 16, 2021, 6:05 am


Texas House Passes Constitutional Carry Bill

After nearly seven hours of debate, the Texas House has passed a Constitutional Carry bill by a vote of 84-56.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: April 15, 2021, 6:10 pm


Deadline To Apply For FEMA Aid For Texas’ Winter Storms Extended

FEMA has already approved more than $141 million in aid to individuals affected by the Texas winter storms.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: April 15, 2021, 5:43 pm


Officer Shoots, Kills San Antonio Airport Gunman At ‘Start Of Active Shooter Situation,’ Police Say

“The officer who stopped this saved a lot of lives,” San Antonio Police Chief William McManus said.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: April 15, 2021, 5:20 pm


Texas Police Pull German Shepherd Named ‘Booger’ From Pickup’s Undercarriage

A German Shepherd named Booger is safe thanks to the efforts of Lufkin police and first responders.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: April 15, 2021, 4:45 pm


Inmate On Texas Death Row For More Than 45 Years Has Sentence Overturned On Appeal

Raymond Riles’ “death sentence can no longer stand” because the 70-year-old inmate’s history of mental illness was not properly considered by jurors, the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals ruled.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: April 15, 2021, 4:36 pm


State Commission Approves Plans For Relocation Of Denton Confederate Monument

The Texas Historical Commission on Thursday unanimously approved plans to relocate the Denton County Confederate soldier monument to inside the Denton County Courthouse-on-the-Square Museum.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: April 15, 2021, 3:34 pm


Former Texas Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst Pushed Girlfriend Into Concrete Bench, Dallas Police Say

Dewhurst 75, was booked into the Dallas County jail on a misdemeanor family violence charge Tuesday evening and released early Wednesday on a $1,000 bond.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: April 15, 2021, 2:28 pm


After Air Bag Wiring Problem Toyota Recalls 2009-2015 Venza SUVs In US

It's a wiring problem can stop the side air bags from inflating in a crash, so Toyota is recalling nearly 280,000 Venza SUVs in the United States.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: April 15, 2021, 12:29 pm


Texas Man Who Escaped From Prison, Twice, Sentenced To 35 Years For An Array Of Charges

He escaped from law enforcement custody in Texas -- twice -- now a Lubbock man has been sentenced to more than 35 years in federal prison for gun and drug crimes.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: April 15, 2021, 12:21 pm


U.S. Customs Officers Seize $350K Worth Of Fake N95 Masks At Houston Seaport

HOUSTON (CBSDFW.COM) – U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers working at the Houston Seaport intercepted a shipment of counterfeit N95 masks with an estimated Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price of almost $350,000. This counterfeit mask infringes on the NIOSH trademark. (credit: U.S. Customs and Border Protection) “Counterfeit goods not only hurt the competitiveness of U.S. manufacturers, […]

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: April 15, 2021, 11:55 am


AAA: Gasoline Prices In Texas Are Lower Than Any Other State In The Country

According to AAA Texas, the statewide gas price average in the Lone Star State is $2.57 for a gallon of regular unleaded fuel -- two cents less than last week and 99-cents more compared to last year.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: April 15, 2021, 10:21 am


Texas Truck Driver Accused Of Transporting Migrants Illegally Indicted After Deadly Crash That Killed 8

A Texas man has been indicted on federal charges after the pickup he was driving was involved in a deadly head-on crash that killed eight undocumented migrants he was transporting.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: April 15, 2021, 6:36 am


Baylor Refuses Jeep After Auto Dealer Says It Could Be Used To Recruit And ‘Pull Some People Out Of The Hood’

“As the word came out of my mouth, I instantly knew it was the absolute wrong word,” an apologetic Ted Teague said in his statement.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: April 14, 2021, 8:45 pm


ERCOT Warns Of ‘Tight Grid Conditions’ Wednesday, But No Call To Conserve

On Tuesday, ERCOT sent out an alert shortly after 4:30 p.m. warning of potential "emergency conditions," and called on Texans to conserve for several hours.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: April 14, 2021, 4:30 pm