Authorities: Texas Homeowner Tried To Use Amazon's Alexa To Call 911 After Being Shot By Intruder -- It Didn't Work"You must try another device." That's the answer a homeowner in Texas received when he tried to call 911 using an Amazon Alexa smart speaker after he was shot by an intruder, authorities said.
Retired North Texas Pilot Recalls Flying During 9/11 AttacksIt was Sept. 11, 2001 and Beverly Bass had no way of knowing that the storm had already arrived. She was over the North Atlantic — en route to DFW from Paris. It was in the days before social media and when cell phones were rare, so another pilot delivered the devastating news.
Gateway Church To Honor Fallen Grapevine Police Officer Darren Glenn Medlin, First RespondersDuring its weekend services on Sept. 7 and 8, Gateway Church will honor fallen Grapevine Police Officer Darren Glenn Medlin and all first responders as part of the church’s annual Patriot Day weekend ceremonies.
City Of Dallas Sues Gas Station For Rampant Criminal Activity On PropertyThe City of Dallas is suing a Texaco station at the intersection of Interstate-635 and Ferguson Road, seeking to hold it responsible for criminal activity on its property.
Issue Resolved After Nationwide AT&T Outage Affected 911 Calls In North TexasA nationwide AT&T network outage has been resolved after an issue affected 911 calls through cellphones in North Texas Tuesday morning, officials say.
Dallas Fire-Rescue Puts Out House Fire, No One InjuredA man spotted flames at a house on Meandering Way in Dallas and called for help.
Dallas Launches Text To 911 ServiceDallas leaders had been working on bringing this technology to the city for about two years now.
911 Outages Reported Throughout North Texas; Part Of Nationwide CenturyLink Outage911 outages are being reported throughout North Texas Friday morning, officials say. This comes after an earlier issue with 911 services was believed to have been resolved from late Thursday evening and into the early morning hours.
Dallas Robbery Victim Said He Waited 2+ Hours For Officers: 'Are You Kidding Me?'One victim of the recent robbery spree in Dallas told CBS 11 Tuesday he and some of his neighbors called 911 a total of eight times asking for police to respond after the violent attack.
Denton Officer Saves Baby Minutes After Woman Gives Birth In CarDenton police officer Yancy Green is now hailed a hero after helping to save the life of a baby minutes after the child was born in a car.
Snake Bites Plano ISD Student At Adventure CampA snake bit a Plano ISD student walking in a grassy area near some trails at the YMCA Collin County Adventure Camp.
Dallas Police Arrive At Shooting Scene 55 Minutes After Multiple 911 Calls: What Went Wrong?The Dallas Police Department told the CBS 11 I-Team the 911 operator on the original call made a mistake.
New Tool Allows Dispatchers To Find 911 Callers FasterStarting this week, wireless carriers are sharing quicker and more accurate information with 911 centers.
'Isn't That Unbelievable?': Eagle Lands On Fire Department's Sept. 11 MemorialWhile holding a tribute to remember the Sept. 11 attacks, a Minnesota fire department received a special surprise.
North Texas Remembers 9/11 With Tributes & CeremoniesToday North Texans join America to commemorate the September 11th terror attacks with ceremony, tributes and a new monument to victims.