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Plano City Council says ‘yes’ to Collin Creek Mall

After six months of planning, drafting and over 100 community comments, the Plano City Council on Monday unanimously approved plans to redevelop Collin Creek Mall, spearheaded by developers Centurion American.


Fresh approach to revitalize Collin Creek Mall in Plano

On Monday night the Plano city council took a huge step in the $1 billion redevelopment of Collin Creek Mall. Council members voted unanimously to approve the rezoning of the land the mall sits on.


Fort Worth Mother Found Bodies of Husband, Sister, 2 Children: Relative

A mother going home to eat lunch with her children found the bodies of her sister, husband and two children at their home in North Fort Worth Monday, according to a family member and city and law enforcement officials.


New Plans Unveiled For Replacement Of Plano’s Collin Creek Mall

PLANO, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – It helped put Plano on the map when it opened in 1981. After years of decline and false promises from past developers, it looks like Collin Creek Mall could be ready for a comeback.


Undercover Cops Posing as Drug Buyers Arrested by Undercover Cops Posing as Drug Dealers

Well, this is a new one. A gigantic drug raid mistake led to police officers arresting…well, each other. Turns out undercover cops in Detroit posed as drug dealers to help catch a pair of sellers. However, thanks to a “tiny” mess up, another undercover police group thought they were real drug dealer


Construction underway on Preston Road for Plano apartments

Developers have broken ground in Plano for a new rental community. The Alta 289 apartments are being built on Preston Road just east of Legacy business park. The 288-unit development is a project of Atlanta-based builder Wood Partners.


Collin Creek Mall Rezoning Case Gets Green Light in Plano

After years of near-misses, plans to revive a dying mall in Collin County are moving forward. Collin Creek Mall in Plano is nearly empty now, but a developer's plans to demolish parts of the structure and add new housing took a big step forward Monday night.


Officials identify all 6 people killed in small plane crash in Kerrville, Texas

Authorities confirmed six people died in a small plane crash in Kerrville, Texas, some 70 miles northwest of San Antonio. The Federal Aviation Administration confirmed the plane crashed Monday morning during an attempted landing shortly before 9 a.m.


Police: 4 found dead in Texas home members of same family

FORT WORTH, Texas – Investigators say four people found dead inside a Texas home were members of the same family and that all were shot. Fort Worth police said in a news release Tuesday that the bodies of the man, woman, boy and girl were found in the home in a residential development in the norther


2 Children Among The Dead Inside Fort Worth Home

FORT WORTH (CBSDFW.COM) – Two of four people killed by gunfire Monday were children. Officers found the boy and girl, along with a deceased man and woman, at the 2000 block of Speckle Drive near Basswood Boulevard and I-35W in North Fort Worth.


Year-Round Daylight Saving Time or Standard Time Approved by Texas House

The Texas House of Representatives approved a joint resolution Tuesday to allow Texas voters to choose whether they would like to permanently live under Daylight Saving Time or Standard Time.


One Billion Dollar Plan to Bring an Old Texas Mall Back From the Dead

Plano approves plan to redevelop Collin Creek Mall. Courtesy of Centurion American Development. The Plano City Council’s voted to grant final approval to bring Collin Creek Mall back from the dead. Retail stores and customers have been abandoning the mall for years now, but a one billion dollar plan


Texas woman receives gonorrhea diagnosis after rash erupts on hands, body

A 20-year-old woman in Dallas, Tex., rushed to the hospital after waking one morning with a bumpy rash on her arms, legs, scalp and torso. She was later informed the unusual skin lesions were caused by a sexually transmitted disease (STD).


Thunderstorms Move Through North Texas Tuesday Night

NORTH TEXAS (CBSDFW.COM) – Several rounds of heavy rain have pushed through parts of North Texas and more are on the way overnight. Two to three inches of rain have fallen in some areas as of 10:00 p.m. Tuesday.


What changes are coming to Texas marijuana and hemp laws? Two big bills are getting a debate this week

AUSTIN — Texas lawmakers this week are scheduled to debate bills that would dramatically change the state's hemp and marijuana laws. You can watch live video of the debate on the hemp bill here and follow The Dallas Morning News' coverage on Twitter below.


FOX 4 News investigates North Texas dealership

DALLAS - Calls and emails have been pouring in with viewers asking for help after they said a local car dealership left them in the lurch. Consumer reporter Steve Noviello is On Your Side with details.


A Texas Mom Who 'Loves Her Baby' Failed to Pick Up Her Son, and Now She's Considered Missing

The family of a 26-year-old woman who went missing last week is searching for answers. Prisma Denisse Peralta Reyes was reported missing from Mesquite, Texas, Wednesday after she failed to pick her son up from his babysitter, WFAA, ABC13 and Fox4 report. During the investigation, police found her ve


Plano property appraisal values rise by $2.5B in 2019

The Collin Central Appraisal District’s 2019 land value estimates marked another year of property value increases for the city of Plano and Collin County. The Collin Central Appraisal District estimated Plano’s 2019 taxable value is approximately $44 billion. That’s a $2.5 billion increase over 2018


Texas man charged with capital murder in 2016 slayings of 2 women

LONGVIEW, Texas (AP) Police say an inmate who just finished a state prison term in a firearms case has been arrested and charged in the 2016 shooting deaths of two women at a Longview apartment complex.


Texas Couple Held Girl as Slave for 16 Years, Called Her 'Dog' and 'Worthless'

A Texas couple who held a young girl from West Africa as a slave for 16 years were each sentenced Monday to seven years in federal prison, PEOPLE confirms. A press release from federal prosecutors states Toure and Cros-Toure must pay $288,620.24 in restitution to their victim, who managed to escape