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Border Patrol Seeks More Female Agents

The U.S. Border Patrol is actively looking to increase the number of female agents in its ranks to help with the influx of women who are crossing into the country illegally.

12/08/2014

Male undocumented immigrants sit in a holding cell at the U.S. Border Patrol detainee processing center on April 11, 2013 in McAllen, Texas.  (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

House Panel Examines Texas Border Surge Cost

A Texas House panel is again examining how much Gov. Rick Perry’s National Guard troop surge to the Texas-Mexico border will cost the state.

12/04/2014

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Multistate Coalition Sues Over President’s Immigration Order

Texas is leading a 17-state coalition in suing over the Obama administration’s recently announced executive actions on immigration.

12/03/2014

Members of a criminal gang get ready to sniff cocaine. (credit: Getty Images/Raul ArboledaA/AFP)

Mexican Man Sentenced For Role In Texas Drug Ring

A Mexican citizen has been sentenced to more than nine years in prison for helping lead a South Texas drug ring

11/24/2014

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North Texans Speak Out About Illegal Immigration Issue

Patricia Moore and her family came from Colombia and waited 15 years to become U.S. citizens.

11/20/2014

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Texas Officials Seek $86M To Extend Border Security

Texas Gov. Rick Perry wants to spend more than $86 million to extend extra security patrols along the border with Mexico to next August.

11/18/2014

Crippled Carnival Cruise Ship Arrives In Mobile

Cruise Ship Docks With Ebola-Watched Health Worker

A cruise ship carrying a Dallas health care worker monitored for Ebola returned to port Sunday.

CBS 11–10/19/2014

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Travel To The Wonders Of The World

Here’s a quick guide for families to the New Seven Wonders of the World and the only surviving original Seven Wonders of the World.

10/17/2014

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Texas Girl Missing For 12 Years Found In Mexico

Authorities say a Texas girl reported kidnapped 12 years ago has been found with her mother in Mexico, and that the mother is now facing charges in the U.S.

10/01/2014

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Man Gets 90 Years In Jail For Killing Cousin

A man from Lewisville was sentenced on Thursday to 90 years in prison for fatally shooting his cousin in 2012 as the pair argued about some previous gunfire.

09/26/2014

View of main road leading to Cabo San Lucas seen after hurricane Odile knocked down trees and power lines in the city, in Mexico's Baja California peninsula, on September 15, 2014. (credit: Ronaldo Schemidt/AFP/Getty Images)

North Texas Couple Recounts Hellish Cabo Vacay

“It’s a war zone, it ‘s a disaster there,” Katie Fox told CBS 11 News. “There was army all over, people with machine guns on the back of trucks.”

09/19/2014

View of main road leading to Cabo San Lucas seen after hurricane Odile knocked down trees and power lines in the city, in Mexico's Baja California peninsula, on September 15, 2014. (credit: Ronaldo Schemidt/AFP/Getty Images)

Texans Work To Get Stranded Family Out Of Hurricane Devastation

It’s four days since a hurricane hit the Mexican Pacific Coast resort town of Cabo San Lucas; but some North Texans are still stranded. The situation has led to some anxious moments for a Burleson family.

CBS 11–09/18/2014

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