Law Enforcement Agencies Turning To Drones To Fight CrimeNo longer a novelty, drones are becoming an everyday tool for more police and fire departments, new research has found.
Improvements For Dispatchers Made At Dallas 911 Call CenterEmergency dispatchers at the Dallas Police Communications Call Center are getting a much needed upgrade to their work space.
Missile-Alert Mistake Feeds Doubts About A Real EmergencyA blunder that caused more than a million people in Hawaii to fear that they were about to be struck by a nuclear missile fed skepticism Sunday about the government's ability to keep them informed in a real emergency.
Feds Launching Massive Recall Of 40 Million Kidde Fire ExtinguishersMore than 40 million fire extinguishers in the U.S. and Canada are being recalled because they might not work in an emergency.
Feds Rush Aid To Puerto Rico, While Trump Tweets About DebtThe U.S. ramped up its response Monday to the humanitarian crisis in Puerto Rico, even as President Donald Trump brought up the island's struggles before Hurricane Maria struck — including "billions of dollars" in debt to "Wall Street and the banks which, sadly, must be dealt with."
2 Workers Die When Crane Topples On Dock In TexasAuthorities say two workers were killed and another hurt when a crane fell on a marine dock in Southeast Texas.
Bridge In East Houston Over Greens Bayou CollapsesA bridge in east Houston over Greens Bayou has collapsed due to flooding.
Columbia Lakes Levee In Brazoria County Breached, Officials Urging Residents To EvacuateThe Columbia Lakes levee in Brazoria County, south of Houston, has breached, officials say, urging residents in the area to evacuate immediately.
Death Toll Reaches 10 In Texas Immigrant-Smuggling CaseThe death toll climbed to 10 in the case of a broiling tractor-trailer found packed with immigrants, federal authorities said Monday as a suspect in the smuggling case awaited a court appearance.
Woman Meets Trauma Team That Saved Her LifeExperience the powerful moment a woman comes face-to-face with the trauma team that save her life.
UNT Student Shares Story Of Survival After 5 Days In Grand CanyonIt’s a story of survival in the Arizona desert by a North Texas college student who spent five days stranded there last week.
Dallas Mayor Acknowledges 911 Call Center Understaffed, Will FixDallas Mayor Mike Rawlings says staffing at the city's 911 call center has been understaffed for years.