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Women arrested in Texas had baby in car seat sitting next to 275 pounds of pot, authorities say

Two Texas women had an infant boy with them when they were pulled over with 275 pounds of marijuana in their vehicle, authorities say. Ashley Renee Resendiz, 22, and Carla Michelle Resendiz, 47, were taken into custody Friday morning on charges of possession of marijuana with intent to distribute an


Officials: Man Spent $374K Using Stolen Credit Cards He Bought From Fort Worth Mail Carrier

FORT WORTH, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – Authorities say a man bought Fort Worth residents’ credit cards from a mail carrier and used those cards to make fraudulent purchases worth about $374,000, according to criminal complaint.


Local man wins Exemplary Local Artist of the Year

Anticipation filled the air as participating artists and guests awaited the naming of Oklahoma’s Wood Artist of the Year during the 8th annual “Master Woodworking Artist of the Year” opening reception at the Forest Heritage Center Museum in March of 2019.


Texas woman gets 15 years in jail for stealing $1.3M from rodeo

FORT WORTH, Texas – A former bookkeeper for the Stockyards Northside Rodeo has been sentenced to prison for stealing $1.3 million from the rodeo over three years. According to the Tarrant County Criminal District Attorney's Office, D’ann Elizabeth Wagner was given a 15-year sentence after pleading g


Sword-wielding Hood County teen threatens dad, throws chair at 2-year-old, sheriff says

A teenager in Hood County is accused of threatening his dad with a sword, throwing a chair that struck a 2-year-old in the leg and kicking a deputy at a home near Granbury this week, authorities said.


Texas' prison heat bill a 'cop out' because it no longer forces units to lower temps, advocates say

AUSTIN — A bill that would have tackled high heat levels at state jails and prisons has been gutted and replaced with a cost study, a move inmate advocates called "a cop-out."


North Texas mother reported missing after not picking up child from babysitter

MESQUITE, Texas — The Mesquite police department is seeking the public’s assistance in locating a missing mother. Authorities are searching for 26-year-old Prisma Denisse Peralta Reyes after she never returned to pick up her child from the babysitter Wednesday night.


Granbury High wins district academic championship

Granbury High School speech and debate students helped secure the District 5-5A University Interscholastic League academic championship on Saturday at Mansfield Legacy High School. Students medaling at the district meet at were:


Ban On Red Light Cameras Gets Green Light Out Of Texas Committee

AUSTIN, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – A bill that would ban red light cameras across the state cleared its first hurdle Wednesday. House Bill 1631, authored by Rep. Jonathan Stickland (R – Bedford), passed through the Transportation Committee and will now be voted on by the House where 102 of the 151 members


That's so Texas: Longhorn roams North Texas golf course

GRANBURY, Texas — You know you’re in Texas when you see this – a longhorn roaming a golf course. This video was shot Sunday at the Granbury Country Club in north Texas by John Smith as he and his son were about to tee off. According to course officials, they noticed the longhorn across the street ye


Men On Texas 10 Most Wanted List Captured After Authorities Get Tips

AUSTIN (CBSDFW.COM/AP) — Two convicted felons on the Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitives list have been caught in unrelated arrests. The Texas Department of Public Safety on Wednesday announced the capture of 24-year-old Clifford Milton and 34-year-old Rodrigo Flores.


Charges to remain against Texas driver who dodged paying over $5G in tolls with ‘license plate flipper’: cops

A Houston motorist was not quite free to drive off into the sunset on Thursday after a judge found “no probable cause” for the man’s arrest for allegedly using an illegal “license plate flipper” to avoid paying nearly $5,500 in tolls, authorities said.


4 Sentenced For Using Helicopter For $12,000 Hunt In Texas; ‘Would Make Sportsmen And Outdoor Enthusiasts Furious’

LAREDO, Texas (CBSDFW.COM/AP) — Four men have been sentenced to one year of probation and fined for a $12,000 sporting hunt in South Texas where a helicopter was used to kill exotic animals.


Humane Society of North Texas Hosts Free Adoption Event for All Pets Friday

Looking to add a new cat, dog, donkey or parakeet to your family? The Humane Society of North Texas is hosting a free adoption event Friday for all of their animals. The Humane Society said the event will be held Friday at all locations except for Keller Regional, along Rufe Snow, because that locat


Members Of Congress From North Texas React To Mueller Report

DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – Members of Congress from North Texas have no shortage of opinions after the release of the Mueller report. Democratic Congressman Marc Veasey, whose district runs from Fort Worth to Dallas, criticized Attorney General William Barr for putting a spin on the findings. “I was real


Texas Republicans see Mueller report as vindication for Trump; Dems see further evidence of misdeeds

WASHINGTON — Texans in Congress reacted along partisan lines Thursday to the release of special counsel Robert Mueller's 488-page investigation into whether President Donald Trump conspired with Russian officials in the 2016 election and then obstructed justice.


Disaster declaration issued for 3 Central Texas counties

AUSTIN, Texas (KWTX) Gov. Greg Abbott Wednesday issued a disaster for nine counties impacted by severe weather over the weekend including Freestone, Leon and Robertson counties in Central Texas.


Mother of Texas man who contracted deadly brain-eating amoeba sues surf park

The mother of a New Jersey man who died last year after contracting a rare brain-eating amoeba is suing the Texas water park where health officials say he caught the infection.


Three arrested for WP aggravated robbery

Three men have been arrested in connection with the Willow Park aggravated robbery that occurred in the early morning hours of April 4 at a home on Willow Crest Drive. “Two unidentified male subjects kicked in the back door and demanded a variety of items from the female resident of the home. The re


Mesquite Police Need Help Finding Missing Mother

MESQUITE (CBSDFW.COM) – The Mesquite Police Department seeks the public’s assistance in locating a missing mother who never picked up her child from the babysitter last night.