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Texas pet owner dead, ‘attacked by her two pit bull terriers’: police

A Texas woman died on Saturday after she was “attacked by her two pit bull terriers,” police said. Officers arrived at North O’Connor Road to help out the fire department, who was called to a veterinary facility about “reports of a woman in need of medical attention,” Irving Police said in a news re


Woman shot by neighbor in north Fort Worth, police say

A woman was shot by her neighbor in north Fort Worth Saturday afternoon, police said. Police responded to a call at about 4 p.m. that a woman was shot in the leg in the 4000 block of Zwolle Street, Fort Worth Officer Bradley Perez said.


Woman Dies After Attack by Her Own Dogs Outside Animal Hospital

A woman died from her injuries after her own two dogs mauled her outside an animal hospital in Irving Saturday morning, police say. Police shot and killed the dogs when they arrived because the pets would not allow authorities to come close to the owner, police say.


Central Texas coalition working to end veteran homelessness

KILLEEN, Texas (KWTX) Across the area, the Central Texas Homeless Coalition is working to provide resources to end veteran homelessness. According to a "point in time" count conducted in January, there were 31 veterans identified between Bell, Coryell, Lampasas and Hamilton counties.


Police seek public's help to identify man who stole package off Dallas porch

DALLAS - Police are seeking the public’s assistance to identify a man who stole a package off a front porch in Dallas. The theft happened Monday at 1 p.m., at a home in the 10000 block of Gooding Dr.


Deep Ellum Bar Closed for the Weekend After Bartender Arrest, Social Media Fury

High and Tight Barber Shop and Bar in Deep Ellum is closed for the weekend, according to its owners, following two days of social media rage against the business following an alleged assault by one of its employees on Thursday.


Mexican officials pick up 21 lost migrants south of Texas

MEXICO CITY – Mexican immigration authorities say 21 migrants have been rescued in the northeastern state of Coahuila after wandering near the U.S. border for seven days. The National Migration Institute said Saturday that its assistance unit, Grupo Beta, received a call for help after the migrants


Waco: Central Texas Girl Scouts hold 7th annual "STEM Fest"

WACO, Texas (KWTX) S.T.E.M, stands for Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math. Important subjects to know, as the Central Texas Girl Scouts are doing their part to learn about the different subjects in the 7th annual "STEM Fest."


Mineral Wells officially a 'Film Friendly Texas' destination

AUSTIN – Governor Greg Abbott today announced that the City of Mineral Wells, having completed the multi-step training and certification process, has been designated a Film Friendly Texas community by the Texas Film Commission.


Suspect Caught On Camera Stealing Package, Mail At Dallas Home

DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – A suspect was caught on camera stealing a package and mail from a home in northwest Dallas earlier this week, and police need help finding him. Police say the theft happened at around 1 p.m. last Monday at a home in the 10000 block of Gooding Drive. The theft was captured on th


Woman Who Was Smallest Baby Born in Texas Now Works at Hospital That Saved Her Life

Thirty-four years ago, Tammy Lewis was born at 24 weeks gestation, and doctors didn’t know whether she would live or die. Now, Lewis cares for ailing babies in the neonatal intensive care unit of the hospital where she beat the odds over three decades ago.


Maypearl student, 17, arrested for carrying unloaded handgun into high school

A student at Maypearl High School entered campus on Thursday at 12:34 p.m. with an unloaded handgun. He first broadcasted his intentions via the social media app, Snapchat. The student, identified as Angel Martinez, 17, was charged with the unlawful carry of a weapon and possession of fewer than 28


Civil Rights Activists Threaten ‘Shutdown’ Of Deep Ellum Over Assault Case

DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – More fallout Friday from the video of a white male bartender in Deep Ellum beating a black woman on the street. An a attorney representing the woman and civil rights activists claim that bartender used racial slurs and demanded he be charged with a hate crime.


China Spring: Fire Department Fundraising BBQ has line leading out the door

CHINA SPRING, TEXAS (KWTX) For decades the bi-annual BBQ event put on by the China Spring Volunteer Fire Department has left people full, and the department grateful. This year was no different as a line formed outside China Spring Elementary.


Mike Copeland: Self checkout at H-E-B; Gas prices up; New medical facility on horizon

H-E-B, Greater Waco's dominant grocer, has jumped headlong into self-checkout. It has placed six terminals in each of four local stores — the "plus" locations in Bellmead, on South Valley Mills Drive and in Woodway and the regular H-E-B on Wooded Acres Drive, spokesman Johnny Mojica said in an email


Dr. Ken Bridges: Robertson served as postmaster, ranger as a teenager

He never set out to be a soldier, but he was respected for his exploits in uniform. Though not a teacher, his most long-lasting monument was the short-lived college he founded.


A snag in Beto O'Rourke's pitch to end divisiveness: voters only want a unifier from their own side

KEENE, N.H. - Beto O’Rourke has positioned himself as a voice of reason and healing in a time of rage and rancor. And among the students and local Democrats waiting to see him the other night at Keene State College in New Hampshire, hunger ran deep for precisely that sort of message.


Spots of rain, few rumbles possible this weekend

BRYAN, Tex. (KBTX) - What happens in West Texas may not stay in West Texas. Rain and storms out west could lead to scattered showers Saturday morning. The next storm system to impact the Brazos Valley is crossing the Rocky Mountains Friday night, headed for the Central Plains Saturday. That low pres


Italy v Finland Live Commentary, 23/03/2019

Mancini will also be delighted that his side broke their near three-year run without scoring more than once in a competitive fixture. The Azzurri have another chance for more goals and maximum points when they take on Liechtenstein in Parma early next week. Meanwhile, Finland will feel they need som


NCAA Latest: Florida-Michigan matches grade-school teammates

The Latest on the second round of the NCAA Tournament (all times Eastern):. A couple of guys who played basketball together in grade school are on opposite sides in the second-round NCAA Tournament game between Florida and Michigan.