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Burleson Library, Post Office Closed Due to Gas Leak

NBC 5 News Multiple facilities and roads in Burleson have been closed following reports of a gas leak Thursday morning. The gas line leak was reported near the intersection of Johnson Avenue and Newton Drive. Johnson Avenue was closed in both directions between Newton Drive and Tarrant Avenue. The

NBC DALLAS-FORT WORTH - 2017-09-21 16:38:24

Shootings that killed 1, wounded 1 in span of minutes are related, Fort Worth police say

Police believe the fatal shooting of a 37-year-old man Saturday in Fort Worth is related to another shooting incident that happened a few minutes later. Keddreco Davis was found fatally shot about 12:21 p.m. in the 3000 block of Van Horn Avenue. He was hospitalized and pronounced dead. Another sho

DALLAS NEWS - 2017-09-21 17:58:51

Snitch testimony sent innocent Fort Worth man to prison for 18 years. Lawmakers hope he's the last.

AUSTIN - John O'Brien worked in the Tarrant County jail library in 1997, and befriended a fellow inmate who asked for his advice. One day as they chatted about John Nolley's legal woes, the pet store clerk and small-time pot dealer confessed to savagely stabbing to death Sharon McLane in her Bedford

DALLAS NEWS - 2017-09-20 17:09:57

Police Arrest Man for Fatal Shooting of Man in Arlington

Police said they arrested a 27-year-old man in connection with the fatal shooting of a man in Arlington Wednesday night. Arlington police said they found the victim - later identified as Leonard Byrd - at the Rush Creek Apartments in the 1200 block of White Hall Road at about 5 p.m. Wednesday. Witne

NBC DALLAS-FORT WORTH - 2017-09-21 15:21:04

Convicted sex offender released by mistake

A Burleson man convicted in Johnson County last month on two charges of sexual assault of a child was mistakenly released from the Tarrant County Jail on Tuesday. Shaun James, 26, was sentenced Aug. 15 to more than 10 years in prison for crimes he committed in 2015, but transferred to Tarrant County

CLEBURNE TIMES-REVIEW - 2017-09-21 21:11:00

Teen critically injured at Fort Worth high school rodeo event

A Peaster teenager was critically injured at a high school rodeo competition in north Fort Worth over the weekend. The accident happened Sunday afternoon at the North Texas High School Rodeo Association arena on Windy Ryon Way, near North Main Street and Northwest Loop 820. Lexi Liles was riding her

WFAA - 2017-09-21 15:15:25

Schwab now expects to bring 2,600 jobs to new campus north of Fort Worth

Charles Schwab & Co. says its new campus now under construction in Westlake could house up to 2,600 employees, more than double the number it previously projected. The company's founder Charles Schwab, Texas Gov. Greg Abbott and local leaders from Westlake and surrounding cities gathered earlier thi

FORT WORTH STAR-TELEGRAM - 2017-09-21 14:53:00

North Texas Students Concerned About DACA Future, Educators Show Support

Some North Texas students and their families are concerned about the future of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals Act (DACA) program and their futures in the United States. "They are good kids and want what all young people want, which is to prove themselves," said Max Krochmal, an associate

NBC DALLAS-FORT WORTH - 2017-09-21 22:23:23

Globe Life Field, threat to solar industry jobs, Amazon's HQ2: Your Thursday evening roundup

Do you want to get this roundup via email? Sign up for our newsletters here. A rendering of a small part of Texas Live! is seen next to Globe Life Field renderings provided by HKS at a press conference at Globe Life Park in Arlington on Thursday, September 21, 2017. Estimated completion for the new

DALLAS NEWS - 2017-09-21 20:46:42

A Texas professor explains why your favorite living president was a failure

Jeremi Suri calls Donald Trump "the final fall of the Founders' presidency," a man "elected to promote raw power above all," but this is not primarily a book about Trump. And while our government today spends vastly more than the governments of George Washington, Andrew Jackson, Abraham Lincoln,

DALLAS NEWS - 2017-09-21 16:00:00

Texas Task Force 1 Heads To Caribbean To Help After Hurricane Maria

FORT WORTH (CBSDFW.COM) - They're answering the call to help and doing what they are best known for. A federally trained group of 27 first responders and search and rescue professionals known as Texas Task Force 1 were activated by FEMA and are heading to the hardest hit areas in the Caribbean devas

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2017-09-22 03:27:00

Beyond a wild-card race, Rangers from Venezuela in dire fight for family and country

Erikson Andrus thought he was a dead man. On an ordinary day waiting in line at a crowded lunch-time eatery, a gunman appeared out of the corner of his left eye. He lurched closer and ... BANG! Then more gunfire, from multiple directions. Patrons screamed and scrambled for cover. Face-down on the

FORT WORTH STAR-TELEGRAM - 2017-09-21 15:11:00

Two Goliaths fall in the Burger Battle's Sweet 16

Burger Battle 2017 has had quite a Sweet 16 round. Two top seeds, both former Burger Battle champs, have fallen. Davids took on Goliaths in matches so close that it took us days to decide who won. Yes, there have been misfires, but there have been many more bull's-eyes. Almost everything was close.

FORT WORTH STAR-TELEGRAM - 2017-09-21 14:31:00

Man accused of disrupting flight found competent for trial

FILE - In this May 19, 2017 file image made from video provided by Hawaii News Now, shows Anil Uskanli in the back of a sheriff's car as he is driven away from the plane after being detained on an American Airlines flight in Honolulu. A federal judge is scheduled to hear arguments on whether to clos

FORT WORTH STAR-TELEGRAM - 2017-09-22 01:47:00

Woman brandishes gun in Kardashian-owned boutique

In this Thursday, Sept. 21, 2017, video image released by the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department, actively searching for this suspect waving a machete at news reporters outside the Kardashian-owned DASH boutique in West Hollywood, Calif. KCBS-TV reported that after pointing a gun at employees i

FORT WORTH STAR-TELEGRAM - 2017-09-22 01:02:00

Blotter: Man arrested after hitting, choking brother with cast

The mother of two boys called police Wednesday afternoon when one of her sons starting beating and choking the other with a cast on his forearm, according to police. Matthew Juarez Denton Police Department Matthew Juarez, 21, was taken to Denton City Jail on a charge of assault of a family memb

DENTON RECORD-CHRONICLE - 2017-09-21 23:08:33

Warm temps to remain through next week

On this, the first day of fall, a meteorologist with the National Weather Service in Fort Worth said Henderson County residents can expect highs to remain around 90 until a cold front arrives late next week.Metro Creative Services Fall has arrived, but don't expect daytime temperatures to change jus

ATHENS DAILY REVIEW - 2017-09-21 22:04:00

Few NFL stars had a better 'Football Life' than Cowboys legend Emmitt Smith

Understandably, it was a quiet week on social media for the Dallas Cowboys. After the whooping they took in Denver, most players kept a low profile. So perhaps it's no surprise that the coolest thing going on in the Cowboys' social media scene this week is the premiere of the Emmitt Smith A Football

FORT WORTH STAR-TELEGRAM - 2017-09-21 21:36:00

Jeff Sessions warns gang members: 'We will hunt you down'

Jean Inglis, of Nahant, Mass., holds a sign depicting U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions as she protests Thursday, Sept. 21, 2017, with others outside the federal courthouse in Boston where Sessions was speaking to law enforcement officials about transnational organized crime. Federal authorities l

FORT WORTH STAR-TELEGRAM - 2017-09-21 21:07:00

Trump campaign bodyguard linked to ex-con who's key in Russia probes

Another connection has emerged between Donald Trump and Felix Sater, the Russian emigre and ex-con who's become a key figure in widening investigations into ties between Trump associates and Russian figures. Trump plays down his relationship with Sater, despite growing evidence of links between the

FORT WORTH STAR-TELEGRAM - 2017-09-21 09:00:00