Air Force

Abilene Air Force Captain Among Those Killed In Plane CrashThe six American airmen killed when a U.S. Air Force military transport plane crashed in eastern Afghanistan have been identified.
Nurses Raise Money For Veteran's FuneralA veteran's dying wish will be granted on Wednesday morning. Robert Davenport died more than two weeks ago, losing his battle with lung cancer.
Nurses On Mission To Make Texas Veteran’s Burial Wish A RealityOn a mission to fulfill a man’s last wish in life, a group of North Texas nurses are determined to see that a military veteran is properly remembered in death.
Bataan March Survivor Elias Saavedra Dies At 96 One of the last survivors of the Bataan Death March has died. Elias Saavedra died Wednesday. He was 96. Last month, CBS 11 News spoke with Charles Dragich -- a North Texan who also lived through one of the most infamous atrocities of war.
North Texas Bataan Death March Survivor RemembersBetween 60- and 80,000 Filipino and American soldiers surrendered to Japanese troops in the Philippines in 1942. North Texan Charles Dragich was there and survived.
Senator Optimistic For Passage Of Sexual Assault BillA senator who's led efforts in Congress to address military sexual crimes says she thinks she has the votes to pass legislation that would remove commanders from sexual assault investigations.
Special Welcome Back For Sergeant Returning To Student CoachingStudents, teachers and even the principal at a North Texas middle school pulled off a big surprise celebration for one very special person Monday. February 21 was the first day back for a teacher, coach who is also a Sergeant in the Air Force.
Developers Hope To Restore Historic Baker HotelThe shell of the historic Baker Hotel in Mineral Wells sits over the small North Texas town.
Air Force: Bird Strike Caused North Texas Crash Of $8M Jet U.S. Air Force investigators have confirmed that a bird strike caused an $8 million jet to crash in North Texas during a training flight in July.
Lt. Gov. Dewhurst Says President Obama Should Be Impeached A surprising statement from one of Texas’ top leaders: President Obama should be impeached. This came from Texas Lt. Governor David Dewhurst, who is running for re-election and appeared at a Tea Party candidates forum.
Official: Service Academy Football Games Will Go On Despite ShutdownA senior defense official says U.S. military academy football teams will be on the field this weekend, despite the ongoing government shutdown.
Dallas' First National Red Bull Flugtag Competition Makes A SplashDallas area’s first National Red Bull Flugtag competition made a splash in Lake Carolyn at Las Colinas Urban Center Saturday.