State Senate Report On School Violence & Security Released With RecommendationsA new report by the State Senate Select Committee on Violence in Schools and School Security is making 19 recommendations.
Cha Cha Changes: No More Passenger Pickup At DFW AirportA perk that has long separated Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport from the country's other 20 largest airports will soon longer exist.
Kids In Hot Cars, A Warning Worth RepeatingWhen the summer heat reaches hazard territory, warnings about kids and hot cars can be expected. And yet it is a warning worth repeating: because dozens of kids each year still die.
Pay-As-You-Ride Scooters Hit The Streets, Bringing Safety Concerns With ThemThe latest transportation trend -- electric scooters -- in Dallas has some police officers and city leaders concerned.
DART Working To Keep Riders Safe Around Buses & TrainsJune is National Safety Month and Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) wants to keep riders safe around busses and trains.
United States Supreme Court Upholds Trump Travel BanThe U.S. Supreme Court has upheld President Donald Trump's ban on travel from several -- mostly Muslim -- countries.
Body Cam Video: Trooper Runs In To Save Driver As Bullets Go OffThe Nevada Highway Patrol shared the aftermath of a violent car fire on U.S. 95.
Go-Kart's Recalled After Steering Wheel Breaks, Cuts Child's FaceHauck Fun for Kids, Inc. is recalling all Nerf Battle Racers, after 639 reports in the U.S. of the steering wheel detaching, breaking or cracking with one resulting in a laceration to a child's face requiring stitches and one resulting in a minor scrape to a child's chest.
Free-Range Parenting Laws Letting Kids Roam Could Catch OnAfter Utah passed the country's first law legalizing so-called free-range parenting, groups in states from New York to Texas are pushing for similar steps to bolster the idea that supporters say is an antidote for anxiety-plagued parents and overscheduled kids.
Parents, Officials Scramble For US School Security UpgradesAmerican schools have been stepping up investment in security for years, and many districts have offered assurances about procedures already in place since the Feb. 14 shooting that left 17 dead. But some parents are saying it's just not enough.
US Companies Take A Stand, Raise Age To Purchase GunsKroger and L.L. Bean said Thursday they will no longer sell guns to anyone under 21, becoming the third and fourth major retailers this week to put restrictions in place that are stronger than federal laws. The announcements follow those by Dick's Sporting Goods and Walmart, emphasizing the pressure companies are facing to take a stand.
Texas School To Build Police Substation On Campus One Texas school is taking security to the next level by adding a police substation to the campus.
School Safety Expert: Keeping Unauthorized People Off Campus Key In Preventing ShootingsOnly 45 days into the year and there have already been several shootings at school campuses across the country.
Amtrak Didn't Wait For System That Could've Prevented WreckThe rush to launch service on a new, faster Amtrak route near Seattle came at a deadly cost — critical speed-control technology that could have prevented a derailment was not active.
Recent NTSB Review: 'Lack Of Strong Safety Culture' At AmtrakOn November 14 of this year the National Transportation Safety Board concluded that a "lack of a strong safety culture was at the heart" of an Amtrak accident that led to the death of two maintenance workers in Chester, PA last year.