Rush Hour

Actress Elizabeth Pena arrives at the 20th IFP Independent Spirit Awards in a tent on the beach on February 26, 2005 in Santa Monica. California. (credit: Carlo Allegri/Getty Images)

Actress Elizabeth Pena Dies At 55

Elizabeth Pena, the versatile actress who shifted between dramatic roles in such films as “Lone Star” and comedic parts in TV shows like “Modern Family,” has died.

10/16/2014

A major traffic jam. (credit: Getty Images/Jeff Topping)

Freeway Changing Policy To Allow Driving On Shoulder

In a first for Texas, one stretch of north Texas freeway is going to allow you to drive on the shoulder.

04/02/2014

(credit: KTVT/KTXA)

Fiery 18-Wheeler Crash Shuts Down North Texas Highway

It’s a Friday evening, rush hour traffic nightmare for drivers trying to get through Forney. The eastbound side of the US 80 Bridge, just west of FM 460, had to be closed after an 18-wheeler crashed, overturned and caught fire.

CBSDFW.COM–08/02/2013

A car drives through water lying on the roadway. (credit: GREG WOOD/AFP/Getty Images)

Street Flooding Delays Commuters In Fort Worth

Street flooding caused traffic delays for commuters Tuesday morning in north Fort Worth as part of Interstate-35W was covered in high water.

03/20/2012

Texas drivers use the shoulder of an Interstate during a traffic jam. (credit: Lawrence Jenkins/Getty Images)

Study: North Texans Spending More Time Stuck In Traffic

A new study, by the Texas Transportation Institute at Texas A&M University, suggests there isn’t enough being done to ensure the nation’s transportation system will be able to keep up with job growth, when the economy gets better.

09/27/2011

(credit: David McNew/Newsmakers)

Report: Dallas Has Worst Commute In the Country

According to a consumer expenditures report, Dallas has the worst commute in the country. And this study took in to account more than just time spent on the road.

CBSDFW.COM–12/15/2010