Terrorism

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Two North Texas Addresses On ISIS Hit List

A handful of law enforcement agencies have been alerted by the federal government that North Texans are on a terrorist hit list.

03/24/2015

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Anna Teen Arrested For Threatening Photo

An eighth-grade student from Anna was arrested on Thursday night, accused of making a threat to his school through a photograph that was posted on social media.

02/20/2015

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Gun Owners Participate In Simulation Of Paris Massacre

A group called The Truth About Guns organized a simulation of last week’s terrorist attack in Paris.

01/13/2015

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Some Texas Churches Training To Protect Congregation

In light of the recent terrorist attack in Paris, security experts are concerned about extremists targeting U.S. churches.

01/08/2015

Mugshot of 17-year-old Montrae Toliver. (credit: Fort Worth Police Dept.)

Fort Worth 17-Year-Old Arrested For Terroristic Threat

The Fort Worth Police Intelligence Unit for Terroristic Threat has arrested a 17-year-old boy in relation to a picture he posted on social media.

CBSDFW.COM–12/29/2014

Not all designer bags are made of leather. For example, Louis Vuitton is coated canvas with leather trim. If the trim is supposed to be leather, it should feel dry — not oily, slippery or sticky. The hardware should be heavy — not hollow. (credit: CBSDFW.COM)

DPD Receives $400K Grant; Cracks Down On Counterfeiters

The Dallas Police Department is joining an international effort to crack down on counterfeiters and the crimes they’re connected to.

12/04/2014

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Iraq & Afghanistan War Veteran: Don’t Take New Terror Threat Lightly

Scott LaMarca of Plano knows first hand about the war against terror. He was a non-commissioned officer who looked for roadside explosive devices. Now LaMarca is advising Americans not to take the new terror threat lightly.

CBS 11–09/24/2014

Buildings lie in ruins after years of conflict between Syrian government forces and rebels in the northern city of Aleppo. (credit:  Zein Al-Rifai/AFP/Getty Images)

U.S. Launches First Airstrikes Against ISIS In Syria

The U.S. launched its first airstrikes against ISIS in Syria.

09/22/2014

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Gov. Perry & FAA Disagree About Requests To Fly Drones Over Border

A new disagreement has emerged between Governor Rick Perry and the Obama Administration about border security. It centers around the state’s use of unmanned aircraft or drones along the Texas-Mexico border.

08/13/2014

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FBI Director Warns Islamic Militants In Iraq “Coming For Us” 

U.S. airstrikes continue to pound Islamic militants in Iraq to keep them from their campaign of killing. On Monday, FBI Director James Comey sounded the alarm in Dallas about the militants known as ISIL.

CBS 11–08/11/2014

Billy Hirth, 52, has spent the last few days volunteering in Israel's southern region. (credit: CBS 11 News)

Arlington Firefighter Home After Volunteering In Israel

Home from a war zone, a North Texas firefighter explains why he volunteers his time in Israel.

07/22/2014

Comrades of slain 20-year-old Israeli Staff Sergeant Moshe Melako of the Golani Brigade, who was killed the previous day during fighting with of Palestinian militants in the Gaza Strip, on July 21, 2014 mourn during his funeral at the Mt. Herzel military cemetery in Jerusalem. With 18 soldiers killed in Gaza, the highest military casualty toll in eight years, Israel is in mourning, but has vowed to pursue its mission against Hamas militants. The toll has been far higher on the Palestinian side, where more than 500 have been killed since Operation Protective Edge began on July 8, most of them civilians, a spokesman for Gaza's emergency services said. (credit: GALI TIBBON/AFP/Getty Images)

21-Year-Old Texas-Born Israeli Soldier Killed In Gaza

Nissim Sean Carmeli from South Padre Island was a sergeant in the Israel Defense Forces. He moved to Israel four years ago and joined the Israeli army after finishing high school there.

07/21/2014

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