Sign outside Robert E. Lee Elementary School in Dallas.
Jeff Paul - CBS11

Sudden Controversy Over Names Of Two Dallas Schools

Two Dallas elementary schools named after prominent Confederate generals has dozens of people fired up after a parent proposed changing the names.

12 hours ago

You can adopt this sweet dog from the Humane Society May 27th - 31st for $20. (credit: CBS 11 News)

Humane Society Over Capacity With Animals Displaced By Storms

The Humane Society of North Texas has taken in hundreds off pets displaced by this month’s barrage of inclement weather.

13 hours ago

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Abbott Signs Pre-K Boost, But Work Remains For Republicans

The bill gives more money to Texas schools that implement higher pre-K standards.

14 hours ago

Quad copter prepared for takeoff in Parker County.
Bud Gillet - CBS11

Drones Help Parker County Scope Out Flood Damage

The drones can see buildings and dwellings that are impossible to view from the road.

15 hours ago

A pipeline carries oil near Beaumont, Texas. (credit: Joe Raedle/Newsmakers via Getty Images)

Texas Company Needs OK From Landowners To Build Pipeline

A Texas company that already has obtained shipping commitments from oil companies to build a 1,100-mile pipeline from western North Dakota to Illinois is having a tougher time getting permission to build.

15 hours ago

Lake Lewisville flood

Water From Lake Lewisville Creeping Closer To Homes

Jay Seffern has watched Lake Lewisville swallow his backyard and creep up to his patio’s steps.

16 hours ago

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Residents Relieved As Brazos River Crests In Parker County

Rivers in Parker County are over their banks and homeowners are bracing for the worst as more rain moves into North Texas.

CBSDFW.COM–16 hours ago

Photo of Lamar High School student John Cookson. (credit: Arlington ISD)

Arlington High School Student Drowns After Kayak Flips In Swollen Creek

An Arlington high school student had died after authorities say he drowned in a swollen creek. John Cookson was kayaking on Village Creek when authorities say his canoe flipped.

CBSDFW.COM–17 hours ago

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Family Members Confirm Former Mayor Died In Colleyville Fire

Family members have identified the two men believed to be trapped inside as former Colleyville Mayor John Andrews and his adult grandson, Bobby Oneal, Jr.

17 hours ago

(credit: Texas Department of Transportation)

1 Killed In Arlington Accident That Shutdown Part Of Interstate-20

The Arlington Police Department continues to investigate an accident that killed one person on Interstate-20 near Highway 287. The driver of a pickup apparently ran into the rear of the semi.

CBSDFW.COM–17 hours ago

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Dallas Resident Suspected In Garland Murder

Police are searching for a 22-year-old Dallas resident believed responsible for shooting and killing a man on May 21 in Garland.

18 hours ago

Two coyotes, one of them a nursing mother (R), walk on grass. (credit: Getty Images/David McNew)

Aggressive Coyotes Cause For Concern In Fort Worth

There’s growing concern in far North Fort Worth about aggressive coyotes approaching people’s homes.

18 hours ago

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McLennan County, TX

Suspect Mugshots From Waco Gang Battle

Mug shots released so far from McLennan County, TX of suspects from the Waco Twin Peaks restaurant gang battle.

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Dallas Comic Con Fan Days 2015

Pop culture fanatics from all across North Texas descended on the Irving Convention Center for the Dallas Comic Con’s annual Fan Days event. Check out what some of them wore to the convention!

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