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Man, Woman Arrested After Drive-By Shooting, Chase in Dallas

Metro Police said they arrested a man and a woman after a drive-by shooting and a chase in Dallas early Wednesday morning. Dallas police said an officer saw a person firing shots from a vehicle at a 7-Eleven near the intersection of Beckley and Illinois avenues at about 1:30 a.m. Officers tried to s

NBC DALLAS-FORT WORTH - 2017-09-20 10:52:05

Hundreds dead in Mexico earthquake, rescues continue, how you can help

MEXICO CITY - A sea of rescuers in hard hats and masks continue to descend upon the streets of Mexico City in search of survivors after a deadly earthquake struck the region. "The priority now is continue rescuing those who are still trapped and provide medical attention to the injured," said Presid

CW33 NEWSFIX - 2017-09-20 13:48:33

Dallas struggling to solve its K2 epidemic as the walking dead roam downtown

A few months back I was ferrying a colleague from an Uptown appointment back to Dallas City Hall when, heading down Young Street, we saw a man lying face-down on the sidewalk across from the Butler Brothers building. Splayed out and still, he looked dead; we were positive of that. A panicked call wa

DALLAS NEWS - 2017-09-19 19:40:47

Duncanville High School On High Alert After Social Media Threat

DUNCANVILLE (CBSDFW.COM) - A picture circulated across social media Tuesday night has Duncanville High School on high alert today. The picture appears to show a gun, in a box, along with the caption "don't come to school tomorrow." Duncanville High principal Tia Simmons sent a message to parents lat

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2017-09-20 14:52:00

Dallas County Marshals fired after misconduct investigation

DALLAS - The county fired four marshals and let two others resign after an outside investigation revealed misconduct in one of Dallas' newest and smallest police departments. Among other things, Dallas County marshals were accused of working off-duty jobs while getting paid by the county. "If peop

WFAA - 2017-09-20 03:22:45

Social media helps police capture Dallas fugitive in LA

DALLAS - One of Texas's most wanted fugitives was arrested early Tuesday morning after a police chase near Los Angeles. The Los Angeles Police Department confirmed 18-year-old Christopher Gonzalez, who also goes by the name "Little Chris," was taken into custody around 2:45 a.m. after a pursuit that

FOX4NEWS.COM - 2017-09-19 18:42:00

Football: Eagles need short memory before homecoming

TRYING TO GET BY - Decatur's Dayne Chapman looks to get away from Midlothian Heritage tacklers. Messenger photo by Joe Duty The Decatur Eagles' unbeaten start to the season hit a wall last week against Midlothian Heritage. Decatur will need to bounce back quickly as another big test awaits Friday wi

WCMESSENGER.COM - 2017-09-20 17:08:40

Monarchs, goats and a Texas-size porch make the top 10 things to do list

1 The inviting outdoor area at the Amon Carter Museum of American Art rarely shines like it does for this annual gathering. The event, which is free, has art, live music, food trucks and cash bars. Bands include country singer Summer Dean, the Matt Tedder Trio and the headliner, Green River Ordinanc

FORT WORTH STAR-TELEGRAM - 2017-09-20 16:41:00

Scammers Swap Phone Number With Legit Business, Customers Pay Price

GRAND PRAIRIE (CBS11 NEWS) - A Grand Prairie woman used Google to find a highly-recommended repairman, but says instead scammers showed up at her door. When Courtney Pearson's washing machine gave her an error message earlier this year, a friend recommended she call Al's Guaranteed Appliance Repair.

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2017-09-20 03:25:00

What to See at This Weekend's Frame4Frame Film Festival

Arlington's Frame4Frame Festival gets rolling Thursday, with more than 20 films set to screen during the event. Now in its second year, the festival also features art and live music around downtown Arlington. The film screenings will take place Sept. 22-24 at Studio Movie Grill in Lincoln Square. "T

DALLAS OBSERVER - 2017-09-20 16:58:00

Cowboys looking for help, work out 10 players

The Dallas Cowboys worked out 10 players on Tuesday, including four cornerbacks, led by former Indianapolis Colts 2015 third-round round pick D'Joun Smith. The other cornerbacks were Mesquite native and former Kansas product JaCorey Shepherd, Chris Lewis-Harris and Ian Wells. The Cowboys also broug

FORT WORTH STAR-TELEGRAM - 2017-09-20 15:46:00

The world is running out of antibiotics, WHO says

Not enough drugs target the 12 "priority pathogens," which are increasingly resistant to existing antibiotics. Too few new antibiotics are under development to combat the threat of multidrug-resistant infections, according to a new World Health Organization report. Adding to the concern: It is likel

CW33 NEWSFIX - 2017-09-20 14:51:17

DART could saddle future generations with huge debt if it uses backup plan to finance rail, experts warn

Two major rail projects might be funded with bonds that experts warn could land future generations with a massive bill. The Dallas Area Rapid Transit board approved a backup financing plan last week for the suburban Cotton Belt commuter railway and the downtown Dallas subway. The projects are estima

DALLAS NEWS - 2017-09-20 17:48:11

Winners and losers in GOP's last-ditch health overhaul

WASHINGTON (AP) - The GOP's last-ditch effort to repeal "Obamacare" would redistribute hundreds of billions of dollars in federal financing for insurance coverage, creating winners and losers among individual Americans and states in ways not yet fully clear. Independent analysts say the latest Senat

WFAA - 2017-09-20 17:10:15

Confederate monument task force looking at Fair Park artwork

With the Lee statue gone, focus for the confederate monument task force in Dallas now shifts to other markings in the city, including artwork at city owned Fair Park. The mayor's monument task force is expected to discuss at least three different pieces of artwork at their meeting scheduled for Frid

WFAA - 2017-09-20 16:16:42

5 new features worth checking out in Apple's iOS 11

Jefferson Graham, USA TODAY , TEGNA11:13 AM. CDT September 20, 2017 MANHATTAN BEACH, CALIF - You don't have to go out and spend $700 on a swanky new iPhone. The latest mobile operating system upgrade, iOS 11, was released Tuesday, and it has "hundreds" of new features, according to Apple. Here are f

WFAA - 2017-09-20 16:13:22

School practices healthy habits with 'Walk to School Wednesdays'

It wasn't just any Wednesday at Cottonwood Creek Elementary in Coppell. "Every first and third Wednesday of the month, everyone will try to walk to school," explained 4th grader Jackson Floren. It's called Walk to School Wednesday. "You can find your friends, walk with them, talk with them," said 9-

WFAA - 2017-09-20 15:35:00

Fort Bend grad dies from neck injury after college football game

HOUSTON - A local college football player has died after injuring his neck during a game on Saturday. Robert Grays was a sophomore at Midwestern State University in Wichita Falls. He passed away at a Houston hospital Tuesday night. Grays was a two-year starter at cornerback at Fort Bend Hightower Hi

WFAA - 2017-09-20 15:25:08

Creating pressure key for Cowboys against Cardinals

DALLAS - It's admittedly hard finding any positives in the Dallas Cowboys' Week 2 performance in Denver. The offense was pitiful, averaging the fewest yards per play (4.1) since traveling to face the New York Giants in Week 14 of last season. The Cowboys on that night went 1-for-15 on third down - a

WFAA - 2017-09-20 15:15:57

Dad builds ultimate playhouse for his daughters - and it will blow your mind

Courtesy: Rachel Goldsworthy, Flashes of Life Photography Courtesy: Rachel Goldsworthy, Flashes of Life Photography HIGHLAND, Mich. - A Michigan dad built a playhouse for his two daughters - and it might be the most elaborate playhouse ever constructed. Adam Boyd, 39, owns a construction company and

CW33 NEWSFIX - 2017-09-19 21:08:51