U.S. Army doctor Maj. Nidal Malik Hasan was named as a suspect in the shooting death of 13 people and the wounding of 31 others at Fort Hood, Texas. (credit: U.S. Government Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences via Getty Images)

Fort Hood Gunman May Get New Lawyer

The gunman who killed 13 people at the Texas military base Fort Hood in 2009 may receive a new attorney to handle his appeals, which could complicate an already-delayed review process.

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Tire Wire Fire At Steel Plant In Midlothian

Emergency crews responded to a fire at a steel plant in Midlothian on Thursday morning. The flames broke out in a non-production area of the plant, and nobody was hurt.

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EPA Holds Smog Hearing In Arlington

The EPA is holding a public hearing in Arlington on Thursday on its proposal to tighten the national standard on smog.

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Plano PD Teach Child Safety After Kidnap Attempt

Parents and police departments all across North Texas are on alert after several ‘stranger danger’ cases. The latest one was reported in Plano.

20 hours ago

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Protesters Heckle Texas Muslim Capitol Rally

Hundreds of Muslims are rallying as part of their biennial Texas Capitol lobbying day — but a small group of counter-protesters are trying to shout them down.

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Woman Dies In Fiery Richardson Car Crash

A horrific crash involving three vehicles left one woman dead and shut down a highway in Richardson late Wednesday night.

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Youth Crime Falls After Juvenile Jail Rates Cut

A new study concludes that the Texas juvenile justice system’s shift away from housing youths in state-run detention facilities has coincided with a sharp drop in crime committed by young people.

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Study: Insurers May Use Drug Costs To Discriminate

Insurance companies, perhaps more than previously thought, may be charging the sickest patients extra for drugs under the federal health law, in an effort to discourage them from choosing certain plans,

01/28/2015

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Paroled Dallas Inmate Set To Die For Different 1996 Slaying

Robert Ladd was paroled after serving about a third of his 40-year prison sentence for the fatal stabbing of a Dallas woman whose body was set ablaze. Four years later, he strangled and beat an East Texas woman.

01/28/2015

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Lewisville Police Warn Of Attempted Child Abduction

For the third time this month, North Texas Police are handling an attempted abduction of a public school student.

01/28/2015

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Police: Price Of Gold Increasing, Jewelry Thefts With It

A family who had more than $12,000 in jewelry stolen in a burglary attended Wednesday night’s crime prevention meeting in Plano.

01/28/2015

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With Fluctuating Prices – How High Will Gas Prices Go?

After dipping well below the $2 mark, gas prices across North Texas are creeping back up.

CBS 11–01/28/2015