Wife Of Furloughed Federal Worker Wins $100K In LotteryHe's the one with the lucky pick! The wife of a federal worker currently furloughed in the partial government shutdown recently won the top prize in the Virginia Lottery's special drawing.
A Look At President Trump's Ability To Declare A National Emergency: 'The President Has A Lot Of Authority'President Donald Trump said Thursday he would "almost definitely" declare a national emergency if Democrats won't agree to fund his proposed border wall or barrier along the southern border.
Federal Employees In North Texas Rally To End Government ShutdownIn Dallas members of the American Federation of Government Employees and workers from other affected agencies are protesting against the government shutdown.
As Trump Prepares To Visit Border, Some Landowners Dig In For Wall FightThe government has started surveying land along the Texas border, but rather than surrender their land, some property owners are digging in.
Dallas Business That Caters To Federal Workers Offering Them Discounts During ShutdownA taco shop across the street from the federal building downtown is offering $1 tacos to federal employees who bring in their badge.
Texas Landowners Dig In To Fight Trump's Border WallRather than surrender their land, some property owners are digging in, vowing to reject buyout offers and preparing to fight the administration in court.
Dallas Family Prepared For Lengthy Shutdown As 2 Work For Federal Agency"We have tried to be fiscally responsible so we have cash reserves to carry us through several months," said Lisa Schaub.
President Trump Addresses Nation On Border Wall; Texas Leaders RespondPresident Trump reiterated there is a "crisis" at the southern border but offering no new policy or approach. He did not declare a national emergency, as he has been considering.
Government Shutdown Highlights Living Paycheck To Paycheck CrisisAs the partial government shutdown drags on, furloughed workers are facing the prospect of the first missed paycheck this year.
TSA Agents Keep Calling In Sick In High NumbersWait times will be first indication that massive sick calls are having an effect. DFW Airport tells CBS 11 wait times haven't been affected so far, but couldn't say if things will stay that way.
Partial Government Shutdown On Track To Become Longest EverAs the government shutdown drags into its third week with no solution in sight, the prolonged stalemate is nearing several major turning points.
Start Of TEXRail Passenger Service Delayed Indefinitely Due To Government ShutdownTrinity Metro TEXRail commuter rail service will not begin passenger service as planned on Saturday due to the government shutdown.
Hundreds Of TSA Screeners Working Without Pay Reportedly Calling In Sick At Major Airports Including DFWSick calls have increased by 200 percent to 300 percent at Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport according to a local TSA official familiar with the situation.
Pelosi Takes Speaker's Gavel As House Democrats Assume PowerPresident Donald Trump congratulated Nancy Pelosi on her victory in a surprise statement to reporters in the White House briefing room Thursday afternoon.
Garbage, Feces Take Toll On National Parks Amid ShutdownHuman feces, overflowing garbage, illegal off-roading and other damaging behavior are beginning to overwhelm some national parks, as a partial government shutdown left areas open to visitors but with little staff.