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Selfie-seeking Texas teenager survives fall off bridge, hopes near-death experience serves as warning
A teenager in Texas who was nearly killed while trying to snap the perfect selfie atop a bridge in Dallas has a simple message: No photo is worth it. Triston Bailey was reportedly with a group of friends headed home from a Dallas Stars game on Nov. 12 when the group decided to pull over for a selfie
Venzor, Estrada combine for 31 points, fall to Perryton in final quarter
The Dumas Demons took their final road trip of the regular season on Friday, Feb. 8, to Perryton to take on the Rangers. More thrills came as the Demons slid early in the game, but bounced back in the second half. Unfortunately, the Demons fell short 48-54 to Perryton.
More than $12M worth of meth seized in Texas, CBP says
A meth haul with an estimated value of more than $12 million was uncovered in Texas over the weekend, Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officials announced Tuesday. The agency’s Office of Field Operations (OFO), stationed at the Pharr International Bridge, carried out the drug seizure on Saturday,
Texas landowner sues over Trump's border wall plans: "It means everything to me"
The Trump administration faces new legal challenges over the national emergency declaration to pay for a wall on the U.S.-Mexico border after the American Civil Liberties Union filed a lawsuit Tuesday. A group of 16 states filed a separate suit Monday that called the emergency declaration unconstitu
Popularity of CBD oil growing in Central Texas
CENTRAL TEXAS (KWTX) After operating for three months the CenTex CBD store is going strong. CBD or Cannabidiol oil is a non-intoxicating substance which is extracted from the cannabis plant.
Police arrest husband of Central Texas shooting victim
WACO, Texas (KWTX) Police Tuesday arrested the husband of a Waco woman who was found dead in her home on Feb. 3 of multiple gunshot wounds. Quest Jones, 28, of Waco, is charged in the shooting death of Sherrell Carter, 26.
Police: North Texas man abused girlfriend's 8-week-old baby out of 'frustration'
Police in North Texas say a newborn baby suffered a traumatic brain injury at the hands of his mother's boyfriend. CBS DFW reports that the Parker County Sheriff's Office has charged 20-year-old Kaleb Eisenmann with injury to a child.
Ramps From Interstate 30 to Texas 360 Closed Due to Jackknifed Big-Rigs
The eastbound and westbound ramps from Interstate 30 to Texas 360 in Arlington are closed due to two jackknifed tractor-trailers, police say. "Commercial Vehicle Enforcement inspectors are on scene investigating what happened and trying to get the ramps back open," police said in a tweet at about 1:
Proposed bill would allow beer-to-go at licensed breweries across Texas
In a major move, the Beer Alliance of Texas and Texas Craft Brewers Guild have come to an agreement on two bipartisan companion bills that would allow beer-to-go at licensed breweries across Texas.
Supreme Court Rules Out Death Penalty for Texas Inmate
A long legal fight over whether a Texas death row inmate could be executed ended Tuesday after the U.S. Supreme Court ruled the 59-year-old man is intellectually disabled and thus cannot be put to death.
Just how big is Collin County's boom? Curious Texas investigates
It seems that every time you blink, a new development is popping up in Collin County. The cities north of Dallas are booming, with companies and new residents moving in droves to Plano, Frisco, McKinney, Allen and elsewhere.
North Texas Law Enforcement Face Challenges In Catching Credit Card Skimmers
NORTH TEXAS (CBSDFW.COM) – With new technology comes new challenges. Monday night the CBS 11 I-Team showed how gas pumps skimmers are on the rise as the technology becomes more advanced.
Texas man charged in stabbing death of 2-year-old daughter
ORANGE, Texas (AP) A Southeast Texas man is jailed on a capital murder charge after his 2-year-old daughter was found stabbed to death at their home. An Orange Police Department spokesman said the officers went to the home shortly after 11 a.m. Tuesday after a neighbor had reported a child had been
The National Endowment for the Humanities comes to North Texas bearing gifts — to preserve history
Jon Parrish Peede, chairman of the National Endowment for the Humanities, is, you might say, concerned — but hopeful. "In this age of media consolidation and the closing of regional newspapers, it's even more vital to have a National Endowment for the Humanities," Peede said Friday before heading to
Xcel Energy - Lipscomb County upgrades boost reliability
Xcel Energy, through a cooperative arrangement with a neighboring utility, has invested $2.8 million in a backup power solution for four rural communities in the northeastern Texas Panhandle that speeds restoration times when storms or road accidents interrupt service on Xcel Energy’s main electric
Five new members inducted into Panhandle Sports Hall of Fame
AMARILLO, TX (KFDA) - The Panhandle Sports Hall of Fame added five new members on Sunday afternoon, numbers 179 through 183. Perryton native Del Ray Mounts was the first of this class at number 179. He was a former Texas Tech basketball walk-on that ended up being a two-time All- Southwest Conferenc