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Close To 30 Windows Shot Out In McKinney Since Beginning Of Year

McKINNEY, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – McKinney Police said detectives are working several leads and have persons of interest in nearly 30 criminal incidents of windows being shot with BB guns.


Central Texas man sentenced to 356 years in child sexual abuse case

WACO, Texas (KWTX) A China Spring man found guilty of seven counts of sexual abuse of a young family member over the course of a decade was sentenced to 356 years in state prison on Thursday.


Bobcat sightings peak in Collin County

In recent weeks, the number of bobcats that have been spotted roaming the streets and parks of Collin County, particularly in Plano, Frisco, and McKinney, have peaked. One family of bobcats has even taken up residence within a storm drain within the Spring Creeks Estates neighborhood. The photograph


Felony charge against 1st black woman elected Texas sheriff tossed

ANAHUAC, Texas (AP) A judge has thrown out a felony record-tampering indictment against the first black woman elected sheriff in Texas. Jefferson County Sheriff Zena Stephens was indicted in April 2018 on a state jail felony charge of record tampering, along with two misdemeanor campaign finance vio


Collin County clerk says passport office has been shut down as payback by federal office in Dallas

Collin County travelers can blame State Department officials in Dallas for closing the county's main passport office, according to District Clerk Lynne Finley. In January, the Dallas Passport Agency sent Finley a letter saying her office would no longer be able to process passport applications. She


Apple to close Frisco and Plano stores

Apple has confirmed Feb. 22 it will close its Frisco and Plano stores as the company prepares to open a Galleria Dallas location in April. Apple would not comment on when the Frisco and Plano locations are closing. The Frisco store is inside Stonebriar Centre, and the Plano store is at The Shops at


Texas Children Who Didn't Know Their Own Names Were Found Living in Home that 'Reeked of Feces,' Police Say

A Texas man is facing criminal charges after police said his four children were found living in a filthy Dallas home and did not appear to know their own names. Robert Preston, 31, was arrested last Saturday and taken to Dallas County jail after officers responded to a call at around 6:30 p.m. that


Collin County Passport Applications Suspended Amid Fraud Investigation

MCKINNEY (WBAP/KLIF)- Collin County’s District Clerk is suspended from from handling new passport applications because of a 5-year passport fraud investigation in Plano and McKinney over documents dating back to almost a decade ago. District Clerk Lynne Finley said they are cooperating with the inve


Dead rattlesnake uncoils on grill, surprises Texas hunters: 'Surely he's dead by now!'

A group of hunters in Childress, Texas, weren’t the least bit fazed after finding and killing a rattlesnake during an outing last fall. But when the snake appeared to spring back to life on the grill, well, that may have been a little more rattling.


Keurig Dr Pepper To Relocate Texas Headquarters From Plano To The Star In Frisco

PLANO, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – Keurig Dr Pepper has announced that it will be moving its Texas headquarters from Plano to The Star in Frisco, home of the Dallas Cowboys. The Cowboys announced the new 350,000 square-foot facility that will be one of the homes to the company. The building is expected to


Goodyear Auto Service in McKinney now operating as Just Tires

Goodyear Auto Service, located at 3950 W. Eldorado Parkway, McKinney, closed Jan. 26 and reopened Feb. 18 under the brand Just Tires. The rebranded locations will no longer perform automotive repairs, but they will exclusively provide tire services, such as balancing, alignments, flat repairs and ti


How big is Collin County's boom, hot Dr Pepper and more from Curious Texas this week

Happy Friday, Curious Texans! We answered three of your questions this week. Here's what we found:. 1. Just how big is Collin County's boom? Collin County is set to have over 2.4 million residents by 2050, according to the Texas Demographic Center. That's more than three times its population in 2010


Girls Basketball: Area teams eyeing regional tournament with thoughts of trip to state

With the thoughts of the Alamo City on their minds, area girls basketball teams head to regionals this weekend. With a win on Friday and another victory on Saturday, teams can make their plans to travel to San Antonio for the UIL State Basketball Tournament.


South Texas 8-year-old dies hours after being diagnosed with flu

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — A family in Rockport, Texas, is searching for answers after their son suddenly passed away on Sunday. Relatives said eight-year-old Martin Campbell came down with flu-like symptoms and then hours later, died. Now officials are waiting for test results to determine exactly wha


Police Search For Texas Gunman Who Hid On Roof, Shot Assault Rifle, Killed 2

HOUSTON (CBSDFW.COM/AP) — Authorities are searching for a gunman in Texas who hid on a rooftop and opened fire on a carload of people. Police say the man, who was armed with a rifle, killed two people and injured two others in east Houston.


Texas robber duct-tapes store clerk, sets bound customer on fire: police

Authorities in Texas on Thursday said they arrested the suspect wanted for a violent robbery earlier that included duct-taping a convenience store clerk and customer and then pouring lighter fluid on the customer and setting the bound person on fire.


Central Texas diver dies while performing underwater repair

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) Authorities say a 38-year-old man has died while doing some repair work as a diver in a Central Texas lake. The Travis County Sheriff's Office on Friday identified the diver as Sebastian Medina-Page, of Round Rock.


McKinney Animal Control offers advice to preventing coyote attacks

Sources: city of Frisco, National Geographic, Texas Parks & Wildlife, U.S. Census Bureau/Community Impact Newspaper, Designed by Lindsay McCravy Scott/Community Impact Newspaper.


Texas cheerleader’s final moments before gas explosion at house kills her captured on video

A Texas girl’s family released shocking video that shows the 12-year-old cheerleader’s final moments before a gas explosion tore through her home and killed her last year. "Good morning, guys. It is 6:02 a.m.," Linda "Michellita" Rogers whispered in the Feb. 23, 2018 video. Those words were among th


Boyfriend, mother arrested after her child brought to ER with ‘deep bruising’ from whipping

LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC) - Two people have been arrested after a 4-year-old child was brought to an emergency room with ‘deep bruising’ from a whipping, according to Allen Parish officials.