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.
Americans To Receive Alert From President In 1st National TestThe test, scheduled for 1:18 p.m. CT on Wednesday, is the first test of a national presidential alert system that will let any president issue a warning about a crisis.
Texas Works To Finish Hurricane Ike Recovery ProjectsNearly 10 years have passed since Hurricane Ike devastated Galveston, and government agencies are still working to complete recovery projects before a state-imposed deadline.
Richardson Calling For Emergency Water Conservation After Main BreakRichardson residents are being asked to limit water use to essential uses only as work is done to repair a break on a North Texas Municipal Water District water main.
Sheraton Dallas Hotel Evacuated After Elevator Shaft FireThe Sheraton Dallas Hotel in downtown was evacuated due to smoke from a small fire in a decommissioned elevator shaft in the parking garage.
Buildings Evacuated In Downtown Dallas After Gas LeakA gas leak forced evacuations and street shutdowns around a large section on the northeast corner of Downtown Dallas.
'Sounded Like A Dumpster Dropped': Firefighters Search Parking Garage CollapseAt least 21 vehicles were impacted when the second story of a parking garage collapsed in Las Colinas.
4 Bodies Found Among Apartment Fire Ruins In TexasAuthorities have recovered four bodies from the scene of an apartment complex fire in Texas that displaced about 200 people.
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.