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Harris County Child Dies After Parent’s Vehicle Rolled Back, Struck Her

Authorities said a 3-year-old Houston-area girl died Saturday after her parent's vehicle was left in neutral in the driveway and rolled back, striking her.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 25, 2020, 3:51 pm


2 Killed, 20 Injured After Massive Explosion At Houston Plant

Two people were killed and 20 are injured after a massive explosion at a Houston industrial company Friday morning.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 24, 2020, 9:20 pm


3-Year-Old Girl Shot In Gunfight During West Texas Drug Raid

A 3-year-old girl has been shot in a gunfight between police and 16-year-old male suspect during a drug raid at a West Texas house Wednesday night.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 24, 2020, 8:34 pm


4 People In Texas Tested For Coronavirus, Including Students At Baylor & Texas A&M Universities

Results for one of the people have come back negative according to the state, but results for three others are still pending.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 24, 2020, 7:39 pm


9 Arrested, Charged For Trafficking Large Quantities Of Methamphetamine In East Texas

U.S. Attorney Joseph D. Brown announced Friday that nine individuals have been arrested and charged with drug and firearm violations in the Eastern District of Texas.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 24, 2020, 5:20 pm


Galveston Scraps Ordinance That Prevented Gun Shops, Shooting Ranges Near Schools, Churches

The Texas Attorney General's Office sent a letter to the city warning it couldn't make laws regulating ownership, transfer, transportation or storage of firearms.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 24, 2020, 2:32 pm


At Least 2 Dead After Massive Explosion At Houston Plant

An explosion in Houston early Friday morning damaged nearby homes and businesses and was reportedly felt throughout the city.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 24, 2020, 9:30 am


Austin City Council Unanimously Approves Resolution Making Low-Level Marijuana Busts Less Of A Police Priority

The move only requires officers to pursue felony marijuana cases, where there is an intent to sell. Misdemeanor cases would be dismissed.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 23, 2020, 8:10 pm


Cremated Human Remains Of Texas Mother, Son Found In California After Theft

A California coastal cleanup crew ended months of anguish for a grieving family with the discovery of cremated remains of loved ones that had been in a van that was stolen before a funeral service.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 23, 2020, 7:39 pm


Texas Man Says Police Shot, Hurt His 3-Year-Old Daughter, Teen Son

A man said police in West Texas shot and injured his 3-year-old daughter and his teenage son as they searched a home Wednesday night.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 23, 2020, 5:12 pm


Student At Texas A&M University Treated For Possible Novel Coronavirus

The Brazos County Health Department notified Texas A&M University that a student may have a possible case of novel coronavirus.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 23, 2020, 3:44 pm


Health Officials Investigating Suspected Case Of 2019 Novel Coronavirus In Texas

Health officials in Brazos County are investigating a suspected case of 2019 Novel Coronavirus, the county's health department announced Thursday.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 23, 2020, 3:13 pm


Portraits Of Obamas Going On 5-City US Tour, Including Texas Stop

The official portraits of President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama are leaving the Smithsonian Institute and heading out on a 5-city tour that includes a stop in Texas.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 23, 2020, 12:26 pm


Despite Falling Q4 Profits, Dallas-Based Southwest Airlines Still Increased Profit-Sharing

Despite profits tumbling more than 21% Dallas-based Southwest Airlines still plans on sharing more than $650 million with employees.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 23, 2020, 11:49 am


National Right To Life Organization Endorses Congresswoman Kay Granger For Re-Election

The nation's oldest and largest pro-life organization has endorsed U.S. Rep. Kay Granger for re-election.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 23, 2020, 10:57 am


New Charges Against Pair Linked To Dead Couple Found Buried On Texas Beach

A couple from Utah was arrested in 2019 in connection with the deaths of a couple found buried at a South Texas beach. Now new charges have been filed against the pair.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 23, 2020, 10:20 am


Texas HS Coach Accused Of Having Gun On Campus, Making Threats Toward Principal

A high school teacher and coach in Texas is on administrative leave after allegedly making threatening statements about the principal and a baseball coach.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 23, 2020, 9:22 am


Up To $350M In Texas Women’s Health Funds Restored By Trump Administration

Texas can receive the money over the next five years while still excluding Planned Parenthood from a state program called Healthy Texas Women.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 22, 2020, 8:06 pm


Gang Member Added To Texas Most Wanted Fugitive List For Assaulting Public Servant

Romeo Torres, Jr., 28, is wanted for assault on a public servant, aggravated assault and evading arrest/detention with a vehicle.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 22, 2020, 6:48 pm


Record 16 Million Texans Registered To Vote: ‘Good Sign For Healthy, Vibrant Democracy’

Records from the Texas Secretary of State's Office show that's about 925,000 more registered voters than in January 2018 and nearly two million more than in January 2016.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 22, 2020, 5:43 pm


Load Of Bud Light Beer Cans Spill Onto Texas Highway After Deadly Semi Crash

The trailer of the semi was sheared open in a Texas crash, spilling an entire load of Bud Light beer cans onto the interstate.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 22, 2020, 1:58 pm


Aerosmith Drummer, Texan Joey Kramer, Sues To Rejoin Band For Grammys

He says Aerosmith kicked him out after he was injured and missed shows. Now, Texan Joey Kramer is taking his fight to perform with the band at the Grammy Awards to court.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 22, 2020, 11:56 am


More Than 6 Million Honda, Toyota Vehicles Recalled For Air Bag Problems

In all, more than 6 million vehicles worldwide are being recalled by Toyota and Honda for two different air bag glitches that present different dangers to motorists.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 22, 2020, 9:21 am


Family Devastated After Someone Kills Prized Longhorn Steer Named ‘Bud’ 

A family in Montague County is desperate to find who killed their prized steer longhorn named 'Bud.'

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 21, 2020, 6:00 pm


Burglary Suspect Dies After Falling Off U-Haul Truck During Chase In Texas

A burglary suspect in Texas died after he fell off a U-Haul truck and was run over by the back wheels during a police chase Tuesday morning.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 21, 2020, 1:42 pm


Police: Man Arrested After Attacking Teenagers With Pipe

A 23-year-old man is behind bars after allegedly assaulting two teenage girls and an 18-year-old male with a metal pipe.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 21, 2020, 1:28 pm


Police Arrest 19-Year-Old Suspect For Texas Club Shooting That Left 2 Dead

Police in San Antonio found and arrested the person they say is responsible for a shooting at a concert hall that left two men dead and five people injured.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 21, 2020, 6:55 am


US Navy Names Aircraft Carrier After Texas WWII Hero Doris Miller

The U.S. Navy has honored a Texas World War II hero. Today a new aircraft carrier was named for Mess Attendant 2nd Class Doris Miller.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 20, 2020, 2:05 pm


Officials Say Gun Used In Houston-Area School Shooting Has Been Found

The deadly shooting happened near a Houston-area high school’s ROTC classroom on January 14. Now police say they've found the gun used in the incident.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 20, 2020, 1:37 pm


Texas Woman Convicted In Husband’s Murder: ‘He Wasn’t Supposed To Die’

In her first network TV interview, Chacey Poynter talks about what happened the night of her husband's murder.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 20, 2020, 8:10 am


Police: 2 Dead, 5 Injured After Shooting In San Antonio Club; Manhunt Underway

Texas authorities said a manhunt is underway after two people were killed and five others were injured following a shooting during a concert inside a San Antonio club Sunday night.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 20, 2020, 5:00 am


Trump Thanks Farmers In Texas For Backing Him Through China Trade War

President Donald Trump took a victory lap as he addressed farmers about a pair of new U.S. trade agreements with its North American neighbors and with China.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 19, 2020, 7:24 pm


Amber Alert Issued For 12-Year-Old Girl In Austin-Area

Authorities are looking for a 12-year-old girl police believe was abducted by a 43-year-old woman in the Austin-area.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 18, 2020, 6:13 pm


Ex-USA Gymnastics Trainer Has Sexual Assault Count Dropped In Larry Nassar Case

Prosecutors have dropped a sexual assault charge against a former trainer who worked alongside imprisoned ex-sports doctor Larry Nassar at the famed Karolyi gymnastics ranch in Texas.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 17, 2020, 7:56 pm


Congressmen Help Migrant Girl With Down Syndrome Get Into US Through Texas

U.S. Rep. Ben Ray Lujan of New Mexico said Friday he and other members accompanied the girl to a Port of Entry in Brownsville, Texas, and asked federal immigration authorities to allow the girl into the country to seek medical treatment.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 17, 2020, 7:52 pm


Texas Is Now Home To The Largest Snickers Candy Bar In The World

I hope you're not counting your calories, because a city in Texas is now home to the world's largest Snickers candy bar.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 17, 2020, 1:58 pm


Lawyers: ICE Arrests Trans Migrant Woman Month After Release

Lawyers for a transgender woman from El Salvador who won her release from immigration detention say she was arrested.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 17, 2020, 1:42 pm


South Texas Man Used Social Media Apps To Lure Minor, Sentenced To 10 Years 

Dassahed Marines, 29, used the social media app called Whisper and KIK messaging app to try to persuade and entice a 13-year-old girl to have sex.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 17, 2020, 12:11 pm


US Traffic Safety Agency Investigating Tesla Sudden Acceleration Complaints

Customers have made claims their Tesla has suddenly accelerated on it's own, now the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is investigating.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 17, 2020, 11:58 am


Health Officials Say Romaine Lettuce E. Coli Outbreak Is Over

After nearly three months, federal health officials have declared that it's safe to eat romaine lettuce again.

Author: Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Posted: January 17, 2020, 8:23 am