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North Texas Brother Of Milwaukee Molson Coors Shooter: ‘We’re Still Trying To Digest It’

Benjamin Ferrill of The Colony, is the brother of 51-year-old Anthony Ferrill who killed five employees before turning his gun on himself. "Its a tragic loss to everybody," he said.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: February 27, 2020, 6:10 pm


Governor Greg Abbott Says ‘Texas Is Very Well Prepared’ For Coronavirus

"We've been through this exercise before," Governor Abbott said referencing the Ebola situation in Dallas in 2014. "In Texas language, this isn't our first rodeo."

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: February 27, 2020, 4:40 pm


Houston Area Chemical Plant Accused Of Releasing Toxic Pollutants During Harvey: ‘They Left Hazardous Chemical Deliberately Unprotected’

Arkema Inc., a subsidiary of a French chemical manufacturer, and three of its senior employees are on trial over charges accusing them of releasing toxic pollutants and injuring two sheriff’s deputies.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: February 27, 2020, 2:57 pm


Texas Unveils Updated Driver License Design With Laser Engraving, Tamperproof Materials

Smile, it's time your next driver's license got a makeover.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: February 27, 2020, 2:44 pm


Water Main Break Floods Highway In Houston, Leaves Drivers Stranded

A massive water main break has flooded part of a highway and neighborhood in Houston, leaving drivers stranded and needing to be rescued.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: February 27, 2020, 2:00 pm


Enlistment Oath For US Army Recruits In Texas Was Truly Out Of This World

Dozens of young people gathered at Johnson Space Center in Texas gathered to dedicate themselves to service and the soldier administering the oath did it from 250 miles above the Earth.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: February 27, 2020, 11:15 am


Molson Coors CEO Was At Conference In Texas When Mass Shooting Happened

When a Molson Coors employee stormed the campus in Milwaukee and shot five co-workers the CEO of the company, Gavin Hattersley, was in Texas.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: February 27, 2020, 9:27 am


For Democrats Texas Is A Very Sweet Piece Of The Super Tuesday Pie

Texas is looming as both a major prize and a daunting proposition for many of the Democrats vying to take on President Donald Trump.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: February 27, 2020, 8:23 am


Texas Treasures: Pythias Temple In Deep Ellum

A major renovation is underway at the old Pythias Temple, a building that once headquartered a fraternal society for African Americans and served as a meeting place for business and social gatherings.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: February 27, 2020, 7:36 am


CDC: E. Coli Illnesses Linked To Clover Sprouts At Some Jimmy John’s Restaurants, Including In Texas

The CDC says at least 14 people have gotten sick with E. coli, including someone in Texas, after eating clover sprouts from the chain.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: February 26, 2020, 9:14 pm


69 People May Have Been Convicted On False Evidence By Ex-Houston Officer Gerald Goines, Prosecutors Say

Sixty-nine additional people may have been convicted on false evidence by the former Houston officer at the center of a botched drug raid that killed two people, prosecutors said Wednesday.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: February 26, 2020, 1:39 pm


Former Texas Neo-Nazi Leader John Denton Arrested For Making Phony Bomb Threats

A former neo-Nazi leader in Texas has been arrested and charged with making a series of phony bomb threats in Virginia.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: February 26, 2020, 12:32 pm


10-Year-Old Recovering After Family Pet Latches Onto Her Arm And Won’t Let Go

A 10-year-old girl is recovering after the family dog bit her arm, latched on and wouldn't let go.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: February 26, 2020, 11:57 am


Shooting In Texas Leaves 2 Police Officers Injured, Suspect Dead

Two police officers in Texas are recovering after being shot by a burglary suspect late Tuesday night.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: February 26, 2020, 11:14 am


North Texas Face Mask Manufacturer Says Company Can’t Meet Coronavirus Demand

With the spread of the coronavirus, a North Texas company that manufactures face masks and respirators is being inundated with orders from around the world.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: February 26, 2020, 9:28 am


Texas Woman Arrested After Allegedly Stealing Identity Of Houston Rockets Owner Tilman Fertitta

A woman in Southeast Texas was arrested and charged with fraud after she allegedly stole the identity of Houston Rockets owner Tilman Fertitta and used it to open a credit card.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: February 26, 2020, 8:33 am


Harris County To Set Up Program To Provide Legal Services For Immigrants

Texas’ most populous county and one of the most diverse in the U.S. on Tuesday approved a plan to create and fund a program that will offer legal services for immigrants, including many who are fighting deportation.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: February 26, 2020, 6:13 am


Commissioners From Texas’ Most Populous County Vote 3-2 To Set Up Immigrant Defense Fund

Harris County commissioners approved a plan to create and fund a program that will offer legal services for immigrants, including many who are in the country illegally and fighting deportation.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: February 25, 2020, 7:12 pm


Rideshare Companies Now Offering Services That Cater To Your Children

NORTH TEXAS (CBSDFW.COM) – Parents know it’s impossible to be in two places at once. But a new service emerging in the Metroplex could be the next best thing. Several companies are now offering rideshare services that cater specifically to children. Using an app, parents can schedule rides for their children. The driver can then […]

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: February 25, 2020, 4:05 pm


Abilene Police Chief Stan Standridge Will Resign To Pursue Relationship With Police Chaplain

In the letter, he said he is going to leave the police department as soon as he gets a job at another police department in Texas, which he is currently looking into.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: February 25, 2020, 3:45 pm


Agents Seize $18M+ In ‘Hard Narcotics’ Hidden In Broccoli Shipment At Texas-Mexico Border

U.S. Customs and Border Protection agents confiscated more than 1,000 pounds of hard narcotics hidden in a shipment of broccoli at the Pharr International Bridge at the Texas-Mexico border.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: February 25, 2020, 2:49 pm


ACLU Files Lawsuit To Block Texas ‘Sanctuary Cities’ From Outlawing Abortion

The American Civil Liberties Union has filed a lawsuit against seven Texas towns that have passed local laws banning abortion.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: February 25, 2020, 2:06 pm


Supreme Court Rules Parents Can’t Sue US Border Patrol Agent Who Killed Teen Son In Mexico

The Supreme Court said Tuesday that the parents of a Mexican youth who was shot to death in Mexico by a U.S. Border Patrol agent standing on American soil cannot try to sue the agent in U.S. courts for damages.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: February 25, 2020, 1:06 pm


Headlamp Issue Has Ford Recalling 200K+ F-150 Pickups

Ford is recalling hundreds of thousands of pickup trucks to fix a problem with the daytime running lights.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: February 25, 2020, 9:19 am


Supreme Court Denies Appeal Of Texas Death Row Inmate Rodney Reed

The U.S. Supreme Court has denied an appeal from Texas death row inmate Rodney Reed, who was found guilty of the 1996 murder of Stacey Stites and has spent over 20 years in prison.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: February 25, 2020, 8:32 am


Apple To Pay $440 Million After Being Denied Appeal In Patent Lawsuit Out Of Texas

The Supreme Court declined to consider Apple's appeal to avoid paying nearly $440 million to technology licensing company VirnetX for violations of its patents. The lawsuit was filed in the Eastern District of Texas.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: February 25, 2020, 7:04 am


Texas Liberals Hope To Ride Same Wave Of Success As Bernie Sanders

Bernie Sanders Campaign 2020 success is emboldening a crop of insurgent challengers on the left in Texas.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: February 25, 2020, 6:43 am


Texas Man Involved In Louisiana Crash That Killed Pregnant Woman, 7-Year-Old Son

A 2002 Ford F-350 truck driven by Willy Buchan of Tyler, Texas struck the pregnant mother's Camry from behind — killing her, her soon-to-be twins and her 7-year-old son.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: February 24, 2020, 9:23 pm


Presidential Candidate Mike Bloomberg Postpones Wednesday Visit To Fort Worth

Presidential candidate Mike Bloomberg has postponed his visit to Fort Worth Wednesday.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: February 24, 2020, 5:29 pm


Kansas Officially Back Atop Top 25 As Baylor Slides To No. 2 After Loss

Kansas is back on top of the college basketball world after knocking off Baylor Saturday.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: February 24, 2020, 2:25 pm


Are Video Doorbells And Neighborhood Watch Apps Generating More Fear Than Security?

More than 900 police departments across the U.S. have partnered with Ring. But for many, the growing popularity of the doorbell video cameras is cause for alarm.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: February 24, 2020, 10:39 am


Greyhound Putting A Stop To Immigration Checks On Buses

Dallas-based Greyhound says it will stop allowing Border Patrol agents without a warrant to board its buses to conduct immigration checks.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: February 24, 2020, 6:14 am


7 People Injured In Shooting At Houston Flea Market, Authorities Say

Seven people were shot at a Houston flea market Sunday night, police said.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: February 23, 2020, 9:14 pm


Texas Man Dies After Jumping From Speeding Vehicle During Wyoming Police Chase

Wyoming authorities said a Texas man suspected of drunken driving is dead after jumping out of his speeding vehicle while being chased by a state trooper.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: February 23, 2020, 3:02 pm


Bernie Sanders Predicts Texas Victory On Both Super Tuesday, November Election

Bernie Sanders is predicting victory in Texas not only in the Democratic primary but in November’s general election.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: February 23, 2020, 2:45 pm


Fans Heckling Astros Spring Opener Get Their Signs Confiscated

Fans hoping to heckle the sign-stealing Houston Astros at their spring opener were met with quite the coincidence: They got their signs stolen.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: February 22, 2020, 9:07 pm


Presidential Candidate Mike Bloomberg To Return To North Texas Ahead Of Super Tuesday

Democratic presidential candidate Mike Bloomberg announced Saturday that he will return to Tarrant County this week to campaign ahead of Super Tuesday.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: February 22, 2020, 8:17 pm


No. 3 Kansas Ends No. 1 Baylor’s 23-Game Streak In Big 12

Udoka Azubuike had 23 points and a career-high 19 rebounds and No. 3 Kansas held on to beat No. 1 Baylor 64-61 Saturday.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: February 22, 2020, 3:03 pm


Browning Recalls Pistol Holsters Due To Injury Hazard

Browning recalled 1,265 leather pistol holsters Thursday because the design can change the position of the safety switch on firearms.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: February 21, 2020, 7:48 pm


Police: 3 Dead, 1 Injured In Central Texas Stabbings

A 13-year-old girl, a 62-year-old man and a 44-year-old woman were killed in the stabbings. An 18-year-old woman was injured.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: February 21, 2020, 2:31 pm