Teachers in one North Texas school district are being praised for sending police to the home of two very young students after they'd missed class and their parent couldn't be reached. Officers arrived to find their mother dead and the 5 and 7-year-old boys fending for themselves. Katie Johnston reports.

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North Texas Man Accused Of Killing Mother Of His 1-Year-Old Daughter Released From Jail On $1M BondAndrew Beard, who is accused of shooting, then stabbing to death the mother of his child, is free on bond Wednesday and the victim's family believes he is a threat to the public.
Man Dies After Reportedly Falling Off Jet Ski On Lake Arlington, Police SayA man died Tuesday evening after police said he reportedly fell off a jet ski on Lake Arlington. Katie Johnston reports.
Dallas County Democratic Party Says Biden-Harris Campaign Signs Were Set On FireThe Dallas County Democratic Party says campaign signs for Joe Biden and running mate Kamala Harris were set on fire outside the party’s headquarters Tuesday night. Katie Johnston reports.
Erin Moran's Mid-Day Weather UpdateWednesday and Thursday will stay warm before a cold front brings temperatures down on Friday.
Army Declares Fort Hood Soldier Vanessa Guillen Died In 'Line Of Duty'The U.S. Army declared Tuesday that Fort Hood soldier Vanessa Guillen died "in the line of duty," which allows her family to receive compensation.
Geologist Digs Up Human Skull And Bones On South Side Of Lewisville Lake DamLewisville police are investigating after a geologist dug up a human skull and a couple of other human bones in a field on the south side of the Lewisville Lake Dam. Katie Johnston reports.
Police Officer Pulls Over Car For Running Stop Sign, Finds 30 Pounds Of Generic Xanax Worth Half A MillionA traffic stop led to a drug bust of 30 pounds of illegal Alprazolam (Generic Xanax) with a street value between $516,000 to $645,000 on the the western edge of Houston yesterday. Katie Johnston reports.
Warm South Winds Make For A Mild MorningMostly cloudy early, then sunshine for the afternoon. High 86F. Winds SSE at 10 to 15 mph.
Despite Low Turnout, Arlington Benefitting From Hosting World SeriesArlington may have hit the jackpot when it landed as home base for the World Series.
Wild Wednesday: Red Tailed Boa ConstrictorThe red tailed boa, also referred to as a boa constrictor, is a very common choices as a pet snake.
Summer-Like Temps ContinueReady for Fall? Wait until next week!
Warm WednesdayIt will be partly cloudy with temps in the mid-80s.
Section Of Fort Worth Street To Be Dedicated In Memory Of Atatiana JeffersonThe Fort Worth City Council decided Tuesday night to honor a woman killed by a Fort Worth Police officer last year.
Lake Worth ISD Employee Arrested For Allegedly Stealing, Then Selling Dozens Of LaptopsLake Worth Police said Michael Anderson, 40, was arrested after what they called an intensive eight-month long investigation.
1 Year After Tornado, Dallas Neighborhood's Recovery Stretches OnThere were 13 houses on Martha Lane back then. Some had broken windows and roof damage. Others were destroyed.
World Series Has Arlington's Globe Life Field Ready For Its Closeup: 'The Rangers Had Big Visions'Architect Fred Ortiz and his team spent years working on Globe Life Field, so to see their creation host the World Series, they say is incredible.
CBS 11 Photojournalists Share Thoughts On Covering October 2019 TornadoesSpecial comprehensive coverage on the one-year anniversary of the devastating tornadoes in North Texas.
Year After Tornado Destroys Dallas Shopping Center, Neighbors See Empty Lot As 'Perfect Opportunity'Instead of the pawn shops and box stores, neighbors say they want to see a retail development with local businesses and places to gather.
Tornado Outbreak 1 Year Later - Segment 2Special comprehensive coverage on the one-year anniversary of the devastating tornadoes in North Texas.
Tornado Outbreak 1 Year Later - Segment 1Special comprehensive coverage on the one-year anniversary of the devastating tornadoes in North Texas.
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9 Weeks In, Anna ISD Drops Online Learning, Face-To-Face Instruction Returns Nov. 3After offering nine weeks of online learning, the Anna ISD Board of Trustees approved the administrative recommendation to suspend at-home learning.
Rays And Dodgers Fans Converge In Arlington For World SeriesGlobe Life Field is the neutral site for the 2020 World Series.
Garland Family Remembers October Tornado 1 Year LaterAn EF-2 tornado was on the ground for 6 minutes and traveled 2.5 miles. But it only took seconds for it to destroy the home Eric Tatum lived in and grew up in.

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