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Mesquite police chase theft suspects through Dallas County

Mesquite police were chasing a theft suspect through Dallas County midday Thursday. The chase reportedly started at a Home Depot in Mesquite. The chase suspects were in a white Isuzu Rodeo SUV.


Pot bill to be debated today, Dallas County GOP chairwoman dies, Dallas OKs paid sick leave ordinance

Here are the top political headlines from Austin, Washington, the campaign trail and Dallas. 1. A bill that would have decriminalized possession of small amounts of marijuana in Texas has been substantially rewritten -- on the day before its scheduled debate -- to increase its chances of becoming la


4 In Custody After Leading Dallas County Authorities On Chase In U-Haul Truck

DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – Four people in a U-Haul truck have been taken into custody after police say they led authorities in Dallas County on a chase early Thursday morning. Police say the chase started at a motel in northeast Dallas and then went into Garland. The chase soon involved Garland and Mesqu


Texas couple filmed sex abuse of babies as young as 8 months old: Prosecutors

DALLAS, Texas -- A Texas couple were sentenced Wednesday to 60 years each in prison for filming themselves sexually abusing kids, a case that prosecutors say involved more than two dozen young victims including babies.


Dozens of Cars Underwater at Dallas Love Field Airport Parking Due to Torrential Rains

Dallas has been inundated with rain for the past several days, resulting in the flooding of dozens of cars parked in Dallas Love Field Airport's lower level garages, with some being submerged to the roof. Parking Garages A and B were hit hard on Wednesday, according to NBCDFW, but a Twitter user rep


Rollover Crash Shuts Down Southbound Interstate 45 in Dallas

Live video from Texas Sky Ranger will appear in the player above. From time to time the signal may go black -- this is normal and the video should return soon. Southbound Interstate 45 is closed at Lamar Street Thursday due to a rollover crash.


Flooded Dallas Love Field parking garage drained

DALLAS - The lowers levels of the parking garages at Dallas Love Field Airport have been drained after heavy storms overnight Tuesday left some vehicles underwater. The city of Dallas is looking into whether a blockage in the stormwater drainage system at Love Field caused the flooding.


Good Neighbors At Hickory Manor Senior Apartments

DESOTO—Recently residents at Hickory Manor Senior Apartments were given a treat when family surprised them with a spa day. Sh’Ron Ortiz organized a group of daughters and granddaughters, to bless around 17 residents with makeovers. The makeovers included not only makeup, hair and spa treatments, but


Texas Mayor Arrested, Charged With Trying To Rig Own Election

Texas Mayor Arrested, Charged With Trying To Rig Own Election. A Texas mayor has been arrested on charges of trying to rig his own 2017 election victory, prosecutors say. Matt Yurus reports.


Drug suspects arrested by Amber Guyger get a pass, thanks to her murder case

Prosecutors have dismissed at least four cases that Amber Guyger investigated when she was still a Dallas police officer, months before she shot and killed Botham Jean in his home.


Convicted serial bank robber recently released from prison robs 4 Dallas banks, feds say

A man who spent nearly 30 years incarcerated for a string of armed bank robberies is back in jail after police say he robbed several Dallas banks at gunpoint. Kenneth Irvin Counce is accused of going into the BBVA Compass Bank, at 11705 Preston Road, on Feb. 15 and pointing a handgun at a teller. He


Texas girl dies at hospital days after being beaten by classmates: report

A 13-year-old Texas girl died Wednesday after falling into a coma following a violent altercation with two teen girls outside her middle school last week in which one girl kicked her in the head.


Do Texans have a right to know if a house is ‘haunted’ before buying? Curious Texas investigates

Elvira Perry said she’s been witness to odd noises and strange sights inside her Denton home that can only be attributed to the paranormal. Perry and her husband moved into their home three years ago, and she said they were not told prior to buying the house that it could possibly be haunted. But no


Farmers Branch PD: Woman Who Claimed To Be Raped At Gunpoint Lied

FARMERS BRANCH (CBSDFW.COM) – She told police a man pulled a gun, forced his way in her apartment and raped her. Today police in Farmers Branch say at least part of her story was a lie.


Texas woman who suffered third-degree burns after falling on curling iron opens up about harrowing injury

WARNING: Article contains graphic photos. A mom in Texas says she isn’t about to let a tragic injury keep her from feeling beautiful inside and out. Brittney Sullivan, of Cleburne, was getting ready for work on Jan. 17, 2018 when she suffered an epileptic seizure and fell unconscious into her curlin


Chick-fil-A makes Sunday delivery for Texas boy in hospital

TEMPLE, Texas (KTRK) -- Chick-fil-A is famed for its tender fried chicken, refreshing lemonade and the fact that it's opened all days of the week except Sundays. When Danny Agee, who was awaiting surgery for a brain tumor, expressed from his hospital bed his desire for Chick-fil-A nuggets, a restaur


Midlothian High School Colorguard takes home championship title

Sophia Doran has participated in color guard for seven years, and although her high school career ends in May, she doesn’t plan on hanging up her silk flags. After graduation, the 18-year-old is moving to College Station to attend Texas A&M University. There, she plans on trying out for an independe


These 5 Dallas-area neighborhoods are some of the best places to live in Texas

Spring is here, which means it's home shopping season, and this might help narrow down your search. Real estate review site Niche compiled information from its users and data from the U.S. Census Bureau to grade neighborhoods and suburbs on factors including quality of schools, crime rates, housing


Texan Who Orchestrated Dragging Death Of Black Man 21 Years Ago Is Executed

HUNTSVILLE, Texas (CBSDFW.COM/AP) – An avowed racist who orchestrated one of the most gruesome hate crimes in U.S. history was executed Wednesday night in Huntsville for the dragging death of a black man.


Police: Texas man fatally shot his children, sister-in-law

FORT WORTH, Texas – The man whom officials say shot and killed his young children and his sister-in-law before shooting himself had just taken a job with Child Protective Services and was in training to be a CPS investigator.