North Texas

Sylvan Ave Bridge, Dallas

Photo Courtesy: Jeremy Cai

North Texas Within 0.69″ Of Breaking Rainfall History

The Department of Transportation has brought in heavy-duty pumps to draw the water from the depression into the Trinity River. As of Saturday afternoon, North Texas is a mere .69″ away from becoming the wettest month in history.

05/30/2015

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Officials: Brazos River Flooding To Worsen

The National Weather Service River Forecasters are predicting a second and much higher crest of the Brazos River in Parker County.

05/29/2015

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Another Round Of Rain Brings More Serious Flooding In Texas

Floodwaters submerged Texas highways and threatened more homes Friday after another round of heavy rain added to the damage inflicted by storms that have killed at least 20 people and left 14 missing.

05/29/2015

The shadows of children playing are cast on a brick wall. (credit: Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)

Students Take A Stand Against Human Trafficking

Collin County has nearly 3000 registered homeless children, and one out of every three street kids in the U.S. is likely to be approached by a trafficker within 48 hours of hitting the street.

05/20/2015

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Five Biker Gang Members Killed Sunday Were From North Texas

There is no word, yet, on who fired the fatal shots in each case—a rival biker, or police.

05/19/2015

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National Polka Festival

The sounds of polka music and the smell of Kolaches will be flowing in Ennis this weekend. JD Ryan is Around Town with a Polka preview!

05/19/2015

An employee of Sotheby's auction house poses with 'The Sunrise Ruby', a rare Burmese ruby weighing 25.59 carats and estimated to sell for $12-18 million, during a press preview in London on April 8, 2015. The gemstone will be at auction in Geneva in May 2015. (credit: JUSTIN TALLIS/AFP/Getty Images)

Is Your Jewelry Real?

What would you do if you found out the stone in one of your favorite jewelry pieces is mostly glass?

05/18/2015

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National Guard Helps Johnson County Flash Flood Victims

Intense rains pummeled parts of North Texas Saturday night, causing a rash of flash floods that left many Johnson County residents scared and stranded.

05/17/2015

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Personal North Texas Tribute To Never Forget Fallen Soldiers

If there was a question whether people still remember, for 17 North Texas families, this weekend that question was answered.

05/16/2015

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North Texas Sheriff Indicted On Homework Scandal

Sheriff Michael Cox of Hill County has been indicted after allegations arose that he was directing an employee to complete his homework for a college criminal justice class.

05/16/2015

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Severe Floods Slam Wise, Denton, Collin Counties

Several counties are facing torrential flooding this weekend; meanwhile, the Department of Transportation is warning motorists to avoid driving through water over six inches deep.

05/09/2015

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Severe Weather Watch: North Texas And Beyond

A large swath of North Texas has seen flooding, baseball sized hail, thunderstorms, and tornadoes. Conditions this weekend are ripe for storm development.

05/09/2015

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