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2 Dead After Motorcycle Crashes Into Police Car

Two people on a motorcycle died early Friday morning after they crashed into a police car in Johnson County.

07/05/2013

Officer Dustin Dodson died Saturday night after a traffic accident earlier in the day. (Photo credit: Lancaster Police Department).

18-Year Jail Sentence For Crash That Killed Cop

A driver blamed for a 2012 crash that left an off-duty North Texas police officer dead has been sentenced to 18 years in prison.

06/04/2013

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Homeowner Says 911 Hung Up On Them

Home video shows just how intense the flames are as they consume John and Lori Helsley’s house.

03/30/2013

This photo taken June 8, 2004 shows the transit of Venus across the sun's disc through special spectacles, seen in the park of La Villette in Paris. (credit: JEAN AYISSI/AFP/Getty Images)

UNT Team Plans Twist On 1769 Venus Transit

A team from the University of North Texas plans to chase Venus from Alaska and Hawaii on Tuesday during the planet’s rare transit across the sun.

06/05/2012

Here Comes The Transit Of Venus

Beginning around 5pm this afternoon, the planet Venus will pass between Earth and the sun.  The so-called “transit” will not happen again until the year 2117.   The last time this event occurred was June […]

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Many People Putting Their Luck In 11/11/11

Lucky number or easy date to remember? Whatever the reason, one upcoming day has become popular for couples looking to get married.

11/03/2011

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Time Stops For Town As They Honor A Fallen Soldier

All along the streets of Mansfield, people stopped what they were doing Friday morning and stood in silence.

09/09/2011

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Former Volunteer Firefighter Accused Of Venus Arson

Johnson County Sheriff Bob Alford says 21-year-old Patrick David Pantuso has admitted setting seven grass fires in the area during August.

08/30/2011

Photo of a Venus ISD school bus that crashed into a tree. (credit: CBSDFW.COM)

Local School Bus Crash Sends Students To Hospital

There were some scary moments this morning for students and parents in the Venus Independent School District. Around 7:00 a.m. reports started coming in about a school bus crash.

05/09/2011

Johnson County Sheriff's Deputy Clifton Taylor who was killed in the line of duty Saturday, April 23. (Credit: Johnson County)

Services Set For Slain Johnson County Deputy

A Johnson County Sheriff’s Deputy who was shot and killed Saturday is being remembered by those with whom he served.

04/25/2011

Man Suspected Of Beating Father With Bat

A Johnson County teenager is jailed in what  sheriff’s officers say was a baseball bat attack on his father. 

09/27/2010