Chance of strong to severe storms in North Texas Friday afternoon and evening.
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Killer 6 Foot Cobra Possibly On The Loose In Grand Prairie, Police SayThe Grand Prairie police department is warning residents that a venomous, 6 foot West African Banded Cobra snake may be on the loose.
U.S. Customs Agents Intercept Rare, Invasive Beetle At Texas-Mexico BorderFor the second time in two months, U.S. Customs and Border Protection agriculture specialists intercepted a rare “First in Nation” pest at the Texas-Mexico border. Katie Johnston reports.
COVID Threat Level Raised In Dallas CountyCOVID Threat Level Raised In Dallas County
'Lockdowns Are Wrong': Texas Gov. Abbott Reaffirms No More State Shutdowns, Mandates During Pandemic"Lockdowns are wrong during a pandemic." That's the word today from Texas Governor Greg Abbott speaking during remarks to the Asian American Hotel Owners Association's National Convention In Dallas on Wednesday, August 4.
WATCH: Texas Senate & House Republican Caucuses Hold Joint News ConferenceTexas Senate and House Republican Caucuses held a joint press conference on special session agenda items on Tuesday, August 3.
County Commissioner J.J. Koch Removed From Dallas Meeting After Refusing To Wear MaskDallas County Commissioner J.J. Koch (R-Pct. 2) was escorted out of Tuesday's Aug. 3 commissioner's meeting for not wearing a face mask. Katie Johnston reports.
County Commissioner J.J. Koch Kicked Out of Dallas Meeting After Refusing To Wear MaskDallas County Commissioner J.J. Koch (R-Pct. 2) was escorted out of Tuesday's Aug. 3 commissioner's meeting for not wearing a face mask.
Police Searching For Pickup Driver Who Ran Down Group On Dallas Street, Leaving 1 DeadIt was just before 3:00 a.m. on July 11 when a driver in Dallas ran down a group of people, killing one of them. Now police are asking for help from the public identifying a pickup and a suspect. Katie Johnston reports.
Some North Texas Students Back In School To Curb Pandemic Learning LossSome North Texas Students Back In School To Curb Pandemic Learning Loss
Former Texas GOP Chair Allen West Talks About Run For GovernorFormer Texas GOP Chair and Florida congressman Allen West spoke with CBS 11 political reporter Jack Fink about his decision to run for Texas governor
Local Schools React To Governor Abbott's Mask MandateGov. Greg Abbott says he will not impose another statewide mask mandate, despite the recent rise of COVID-19 cases in Texas.
Haltom City Police Share Video Of Vehicle Of Interest In Alleged Sexual AssaultHaltom City police have released surveillance video showing a vehicle of interest in the Tuesday's, July 27 alleged sexual assault. Katie Johnston reports.
Southlake Home Suffers Heavy Damage From FireCrews are at the scene of a fire that caused major damage to a home in Southlake Friday morning, officials said. Katie Johnston reports.
Executive Director of Catholic Charities Says COVID-Stricken Migrants Eating At Whataburger An 'Isolated Case'Executive Director of Catholic Charities of the Rio Grande Valley, Sister Norma Pimentel said an incident where a La Joya police officer approached a COVID-sticken migrant family at Whataburger was an "isolated case." Geoff Petrulis reports.
Anne Elise Parks' Mid-Day Weather UpdateBe sure to stay cool as feels-like temperatures will be in the triple digits.
Frisco ISD Welcomes Hundreds Of Teachers Ahead Of New School YearFrisco ISD held an event Thursday to welcome hundreds of new teachers.
Mother Found Shot To Death Inside Recently Purchased Home In Garland, Police SayA 60-year-old mother was found shot to death early Tuesday evening inside a Garland home that was recently purchased by her daughter, police said. Katie Johnston reports.
Man Accused Of Stealing Car Fatally Shot By Vehicle's Owner Outside Dallas Restaurant, Police SayA man accused of stealing a car was killed Tuesday afternoon after police said he was shot by the vehicle's owner outside a Dallas restaurant. Katie Johnston reports.
Anne Elise Parks' Mid-Day Weather UpdateSome slight rain chances linger on Wednesday but expect the sweltering heat to stay.
Collin County Rolling Out Mobile COVID-19 Vaccination TeamsCollin County is rolling out a new initiative that brings the COVID-19 vaccine to communities.
La Joya Police Department Issues Public Health Announcement After COVID-Stricken Migrants Seen Coughing, Sneezing At WhataburgerThe La Joya Police Department issued a public health announcement after an officer approached an undocumented migrant family at Whataburger who told him Border Patrol released them because they had COVID-19. Katie Johnston reports.
North Texas Resident Wins $1M Prize From Scratch TicketA North Texas resident has won the top $1 million prize for a scratch ticket, lottery officials said Wednesday. Katie Johnston reports.
SEC Announces Texas, Oklahoma Have Submitted Formal Requests To Join ConferenceThe wheels are now fully in motion for Texas and Oklahoma to depart the Big 12 and join the SEC. Katie Johnston reports.
The Dog Days Of Summer Are HereMixed clouds and sun this morning. Scattered thunderstorms developing this afternoon. Hot. High 98F. Winds SE at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 40%.