As Shutdown Drags On, Faith Community Showing UpAs the shutdown showdown drags on, the faith community is stepping up to support furloughed workers.
Refugees And Asylum-Seeking Families Keep Crossing Border, Wall Or No WallPresident Donald Trump's push for a $5.7 billion wall is unlikely on its own to stop refugees and asylum-seeking families, who are crossing the U.S.-Mexico border by the thousands each month.
Senator Cornyn On Government Shutdown: 'This Needs To Come To An End'U.S. Senator John Cornyn (R-TX) was in Dallas Tuesday to discuss a new law that cracks down on human traffickers and helps their victims.
TSA Screener Sick-Outs Hit 10 Percent Over Holiday WeekendThe percentage of TSA airport screeners missing work hit 10 percent as the partial government shutdown stretches into its fifth week.
Food Truck, Food Pantry Help 'Feed The Feds' In North Texas During Government ShutdownSecret Service agents and other Homeland Security employees working without pay in North Texas will be treated to free grilled cheese sandwiches from Ruthie’s Rolling Café Tuesday.
North Texas Food Bank To Serve Furloughed Federal Workers On MLK DayA food pantry will honor Martin Luther King Jr. by serving government workers Monday in Plano.
Federal Employees Plan Rally In Dallas; Urges Employee To Apply For Substitute Teacher PositionFederal employees are planning another rally at Dallas Love Field next week.
Texas Rep. Will Hurd Calls Wall "Least Affective" Border Security MeasureTexas Congressman Will Hurd is calling on a solution to U.S. border security with an emphasis on technology — not a physical barrier.
North Texas Agencies Providing Food For Local Government EmployeesIn North Texas, local food pantries are working together to provide necessities to local employees affected by the shutdown. It's a way to allow those employees to use their grocery money to pay other bills.
Area Food Banks To Distribute Food To Federal Employees At DFW Airport FridayThe North Texas Food Bank and Tarrant Area Food Bank are working together to try to ensure federal employees impacted have access to the food their families need.
North Texas Food Banks Prepare For Influx Of Families During Government ShutdownNorth Texas food charities started receiving their first inquiries this week from unpaid federal employees.
TSA Workers Talk Shutdown Impact On Airline Safety At DFW RallyAs the partial government shutdown continues, North Texas TSA workers have gathered today to discuss the impact the shutdown is having on airline safety.
North Texas Company Looking To Hire Furloughed Workers Feeling The Pinch From Government ShutdownJohn Stacy of Dallas Flooring Warehouse said they have a need for people to handle many different tasks and he is willing to hire furloughed federal employees to get the jobs done.
Air Travelers Say DFW Airport Security Running Smoothly During ShutdownTravelers told CBS 11 they took precautions and arrived extra early expecting to wait, but were pleasantly surprised. "It’s been smooth sailing so far," said Ginger Smith of Colleyville.
Closure Of Collin County Passport Offices Unrelated To Government ShutdownDistrict Clerk Lynne Finley told CBS11 she was working to reopen offices, but still had no response from the Dallas Passport Agency she said ordered the suspension last month.