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4 Found Dead Inside Fort Worth Home

FORT WORTH (CBSDFW.COM) – Fort Worth Police are investigating the discovery of four bodies inside a home in the 2000 block of Speckle Drive. Homicide detectives and crime scene search units are on the scene.


6 killed in central Texas plane crash, authorities say

Updated at 6:50 p.m.: Revised throughout to include additional details. A man who was part-owner of a plane that crashed Monday in Texas, killing all six people aboard, said he and his friend who owned the plane regularly volunteered to fly sick people in remote parts of the country to hospitals in


Mansfield Legacy vs. Burleson Centennial

BURLESON, TX - Thursday was a big game in District 5-5A between Burleson Centennial and Mansfield Legacy (No. 19 Ranked team in the PBR Texas Power 25). The Centennial Spartans (10-1) won the first meeting on Tuesday, putting them in first place and in contention for the District title, but they wou


Southlake Couple Get 7 Years in Prison Each for Enslaving Guinean Girl

A Southlake couple has been sentenced to seven years in federal prison each for enslaving a Guinean woman for 16 years. A federal judge in Fort Worth sentenced Mohamed Toure and Denise Cros-Toure each to two seven-year terms and one five-year term, all sentences to be served concurrently.


1 dead in vehicle fire accident on I-35 in Burleson, officials say

FORT WORTH, Texas — One person is dead and two ambulances, multiple emergency responders from the Burleson fire and police departments and MedStar are on the scene of a vehicle fire accident on I-35 W near the 2600 block of South Burleson Boulevard and Bethesda Road, officials said Wednesday.


Four Family Members Found Dead in North Fort Worth Home

Four members of the same family were found dead Monday in a home in North Fort Worth, police said. It happened in the 2000 block of Speckle Drive. Police said officers were not looking for any suspects and it was an isolated case.


As Execution Nears, Texas Town Reflects On Infamous Dragging Death

JASPER, Texas (CBSDFW.COM/AP) — A technology company was almost ready to bring up to 300 new jobs to Jasper, Texas, but in the final stages of recent negotiations, a potential deal-breaker emerged: the community’s history as the place where three white men dragged a black man behind a pickup, killin


One dead after pickup collides with semi carrying forklift in Burleson

One person was killed when a pickup collided with a semitrailer carrying a forklift in Burleson late Wednesday afternoon, police said. The incident took place about 5 p.m. in the 2600 block of Burleson Boulevard, near Bethesda Road, on the service road off southbound Interstate 35.


$2 million winning Powerball ticket sold in Texas about to expire

AUSTIN, Texas (KTRK) -- The person who bought a Powerball ticket worth $2 million is about to see their good luck run out. A Quick Pick ticket matching five of the six numbers drawn for the Oct. 27, 2018 drawing was purchased at Valero Corner Store located at 603 Harvey Road, in College Station, but


Johnson County offers Easter fun for the whole family

Here comes Peter Cottontail, hopping down the Chisholm Trail, hippity, hoppity, Easter’s on its way. With more Easter activities planned across Johnson County on Saturday than one could possibly attend, you might want to create an itinerary for a smooth transition from one event to the next.


Man charged with murder after Fort Worth brawl that left 18-year-old dead

A 21-year-old man was arrested on a murder charge Sunday, about a month after police say he killed an 18-year-old during a brawl in Fort Worth. Kevin Sanders, 21, was arrested in Bedford and booked into the Tarrant County jail. He was a passenger in a vehicle that was pulled over for a traffic viola


Fort Worth barbecue restaurant makes list of best new BBQ in Texas

One lucky barbecue restaurant in Fort Worth has earned a spot on a new list by the state's top BBQ expert. Texas Monthly has released a list of Best New Barbecue Restaurants, and Panther City BBQ is on it.


Fort Worth ISD Asks for Parents Help to Stem Social Media Threats

Fort Worth ISD is asking parents to help them combat social media threats made against its schools and students, the district says. Superintendent Kent P. Scribner wrote a message Monday to Fort Worth ISD parents to ask them to do their part to help stem threats made on social media.


Two Texas men die in head-on crash

LOVING, N.M. (AP) Authorities say two Texas men were killed when their vehicles collided head-on in southeastern New Mexico. The New Mexico State Police says a vehicle driven by R.A. Steve Stephens, 19, of Trinity on Friday crossed the center line of State Road 128 near Loving and collided with a pi


Bodies Of Father, Son Recovered From Large Rock Quarry In Fort Worth

FORT WORTH (CBSDFW.COM) – Fort Worth dive teams have recovered the bodies of a father and son at a large rock quarry after the two went into the water late Saturday evening. Officials said the incident happened at a quarry in the 2200 block of Silver Creek. One of the men reportedly fell into the wa


Fort Worth man arrested in fatal shooting of teen in apartment parking lot, police say

A Fort Worth man accused of shooting a teen to death last month in a parking lot was arrested on Easter in Bedford, police said Monday. Police identified the suspect as Kevin Don Sanders, 21, of Fort Worth.


Relatives opened fire outside church during Easter service in dispute over child, police say

A South Fort Worth church parking lot erupted in gunfire Sunday afternoon while an Easter service was taking place inside. The shooting occurred just before 3:30 p.m. at Pilgrim Valley Missionary Baptist Church in the 4800 block of South Riverside Drive, near Campus Drive.


Weekend crash leaves one Texas A&M student dead, another injured

COLLEGE STATION, Texas (KWTX) A weekend accident in College Station left a Texas A&M senior dead and a second student injured. Nathan Matos, 22, of New Jersey, died in the two-vehicle crash Saturday afternoon.


Texas killer dies, questions still remain about girls' death

NAVASOTA, Texas – A man serving 70 years for a 1978 slaying near Houston who was also under investigation in the unsolved killings of several missing girls has collapsed and died in a Texas prison.


Lakes releasing water ahead of potential storms

BENBROOK, Texas — While most lakes in North Texas are at a good level, many are releasing water in anticipation of rain on the way. On Monday morning, Benbrook Lake was about one foot over normal pool level. While there is still plenty of space for flood waters, precaution is being taken. The U.S. A