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Armed Robber Wanted In Three North Texas Cities

dfw.cbslocal.com — CARROLLTON (CBSDFW.COM) - Police in Dallas, Garland and Carrollton are searching for a brazen armed robber who has hit stores in all three North Texas cities. The man, clearly seen in surveillance video, wearing a red hooded sweatshirt, robbed a Garland convenience store on December 13.
Jan 29, 2015

RT @CBSDFW: VIDEO: Armed robber caught on camera holds up convenience store as customers walk in: cbsloc.al/15Mldo8 pic.twitter.com/Igy53lPYLk

POLL: Should Schools Ban Kids Who Haven’t Been Vaccinated?

dfw.cbslocal.com — CBS NEWS - As the measles outbreak spreads, so does the debate over vaccines. Seventy-nine of the at least 95 known cases in the United States are in California. Some parents are rushing to get their kids vaccinated, while others refuse.
Jan 29, 2015

RT @CBSDFW: Should schools ban students who haven't been vaccinated? Reply #yes or #no. Results on CBS 11 News tonight: cbsloc.al/1BAgxwH

Man Accused Of Gym Screwdriver Stabbing: “What Have I Done?”

dfw.cbslocal.com — Jack Fink Jack moved to Dallas after three years at WESH-TV, the NBC affil... IRVING (CBS 11 NEWS) - Phillip Roberts says he's sorry. The 33-year-old suspect is charged with stabbing Catherine Beyene with a screwdriver while she was on working out a treadmill early Tuesday morning, at a fitness center at State Highway 183 and Story Road.
Jan 29, 2015

RT @cbs11jack: #dfwnews Man accused of stabbing woman w/ screwdriver says he's sorry, can't explain. @cbsdfw cbsloc.al/1EQj1YN pic.twitter.com/lbjCa6Opqy

Jan 28, 2015

RT @cbs11jack: #dfwnews Man accused of stabbing woman w/ screwdriver says he's sorry, can't explain. @cbsdfw cbsloc.al/1EQj1YN pic.twitter.com/lbjCa6Opqy

Jan 28, 2015

RT @cbs11jack: #dfwnews Man accused of stabbing woman w/ screwdriver says he's sorry, can't explain. @cbsdfw cbsloc.al/1EQj1YN pic.twitter.com/lbjCa6Opqy

Jan 28, 2015

RT @CBSDFW: Man accused of stabbing a woman, at gym in Irving, with a screwdriver says he's sorry. @CBSDFW cbsloc.al/1EQj1YN pic.twitter.com/d8cID0JID7

Wise County Sheriff’s K-9 Officer Shot Dead by Suspect

dfw.cbslocal.com — NORTH TEXAS (CBSDFW.COM) - A Wise County Sheriff's Office K-9 officer has been shot dead and the man believed to have killed the K-9 is also dead. According to authorities, a pursuit ensued after a male driver refused to pull over for Montague County Sheriff's deputies.
Jan 28, 2015

RT @KRLD: More pictures of killed Wise Co. K-9 officer "Pepper" from Joe Duty: cbsloc.al/1LiIP4c pic.twitter.com/T4lmAMGDnP

Jan 28, 2015

RT @CBSDFW: Picture of Wise County K-9 Pepper from @LEOHeroesAlert He was shot & killed this aftenoon: cbsloc.al/1LiIP4c http://t.co/3…

Jan 28, 2015

RT @CBSDFW: A Wise Co. Sheriff's Office K-9 officer has been shot dead & the man believed to have killed the K-9 is also dead. http://t.co/…

Jan 28, 2015

RT @cbsmireya: Chopper over scene where suspect & Wise Co K-9 were shot. Pepper pic via @LEOHeroesAlert cbsloc.al/1LiIP4c http://t.co…

Tasha’s To Do List: Jan. 29-Feb. 1

dfw.cbslocal.com — Tasha Stevens My love affair with radio began the first time I heard Queen on the... KRLD - Movies, concerts, and great food! KRLD's Tasha Stevens fills you in on the biggest and best events happening across North Texas this weekend!

Police Believe Child Sexual Predator Uses Money To Lure Kids

dfw.cbslocal.com — Ken Molestina Prior to joining CBS 11 News in January 2014 as anchor and repor... FORT WORTH (CBSDFW.COM) - The hunt is on for a man Fort Worth police say is out to solicit and sexually assault minors. In all the cases police say the man flashes cash at the youngsters and tries to lure them into his vehicle.
Jan 29, 2015

RT @CBSDFW: FWPD believe child sex predator is using money to lure kids. Help them with their search. cbsloc.al/1ByMVzI pic.twitter.com/h9cUy0WaxR

Police: Price Of Gold Increasing, Jewelry Thefts With It

dfw.cbslocal.com — PLANO (CBSDFW.COM) - A family who had more than $12,000 in jewelry stolen in a burglary attended Wednesday night's crime prevention meeting in Plano. Still reeling from the Christmas day theft, they joined an overflow crowd at City hall. "It's scary, it's something that's never happened to Plano before," said burglary victim Lillian Stankunas.
Jan 29, 2015

RT @CBSDFW: Police in Collin Co. say the price of gold is increasing and so are home burglaries to get it! cbsloc.al/18wB7Vn pic.twitter.com/9TPCY2Vbyr

Paroled Dallas Inmate Set To Die For Different 1996 Slaying

dfw.cbslocal.com — HUNTSVILLE (CBSDFW.COM/AP) - Robert Ladd was paroled after serving about a third of his 40-year prison sentence for the fatal stabbing of a Dallas woman whose body was set ablaze in a fire that killed her two children. Four years later, a mentally impaired woman in East Texas was strangled and beaten with a hammer.
Jan 29, 2015

RT @CBSDFW: Man paroled after serving 13 years for 3 Dallas slayings set to die for murder committed 4 years after that release. cbsloc.al/1zZWvhg

With Fluctuating Prices - How High Will Gas Prices Go?

dfw.cbslocal.com — Jennifer Lindgren Jennifer joined CBS 11 News in September 2013. For her, the move ... NORTH TEXAS (CBS 11 NEWS) - After dipping well below the $2 mark, gas prices across North Texas are creeping back up. The overall average price in Texas is up about a penny from last week, to $1.85.
Jan 29, 2015

RT @CBSDFW: After dipping below $2, gas prices across N. TX are creeping back up. How high will they go? cbsloc.al/1zD1814 pic.twitter.com/b1MtXzG5fC

Police Search For Child Predator In Fort Worth

dfw.cbslocal.com — Follow CBSDFW.COM: Facebook | Twitter FORT WORTH (CBSDFW.COM) - Fort Worth Police are asking for the public's help in identifying and locating a child predator suspected of sexually assaulting an 11-year-old boy. Police also say the man has also solicited a 17-year-old boy and has been seen loitering near the MLK Community Center.
Jan 28, 2015

RT @CBSDFW: The 11-yr-old victim was sexually assaulted inside the suspect's SUV. #Dallas, according 2 @fortworthpd. READ MORE: cbsloc.al/1Lidy1z

Jan 28, 2015

RT @CBSDFW: We believe the child predator is familiar with the area. @fortworthpd. READ MORE: cbsloc.al/1Lidy1z

Trube Stories: ‘Squirrel Man’ Of Oak Cliff

dfw.cbslocal.com — Emily Trube Emily Trube started a career in broadcast journalism in 2003, after... OAK CLIFF (KRLD) - What do you do when you find an injured wild animal in your yard? We typically know what to do when a dog or cat is sick or roaming around loose, but finding the next step in helping, say, a hurt raccoon or an abandoned baby possum is a little more complicated.
Jan 28, 2015

RT @KRLDEmily: #Squirrel! When people find injured wild animals in Dallas, the SPCA & @TPWDparks send them to this man... http://t.co/Qoc…

Many Fear Iconic North Texas Landmark Will Soon Disappear

dfw.cbslocal.com — Jeff Paul Reporter Jeff Paul joined the CBS 11 News team in 2014. Born... DALLAS (CBS 11 NEWS) - The clock is ticking on the iconic landmark in northeast Dallas that so many residents have long associated with Lakewood. The property owner of the Lakewood Theater said on Tuesday the building is tenantless.
Jan 28, 2015

The lights on the iconic #Lakewood Theater have dimmed, what's next for the landmark @CBSDFW cbsloc.al/18sFDny http://t.co/0cY1dfAKJi

Jan 28, 2015

RT @CBSDFW: Clock is ticking on the iconic landmark. Lakewood Theater owner says building is tenantless. cbsloc.al/1LfVULV http://t.co/RKHkdewtKZ

Pizza Delivery Leads To Irving Standoff

dfw.cbslocal.com — Elizabeth Dinh Elizabeth joined CBS 11 News from Seattle's KOMO-TV in ... IRVING (CBSDFW.COM) - A police standoff in Irving ended after nearly four hours with the suspect being arrested. The incident started at around 8:45 p.m. on Tuesday night at a home in the 2400 block of McClure Street, not far from Story Road.
Jan 28, 2015

RT @CBSDFW: Pizza delivery results in four-hour standoff with Irving Police. cbsloc.al/1uAe3JR @CBS11Arezow

Aviation Company Moving Into Vacant Alliance Airport Hanger

dfw.cbslocal.com — FORT WORTH (CBS 11 NEWS) - City of Fort Worth sources say approval of a deal to move an aviation company into the massive hanger left vacant at Alliance Airport is a "slam dunk" that will add hundreds of jobs to the economy.
Jan 27, 2015

RT @CBSDFW: Fort Worth leaders: aviation company move into vacant Alliance Airport hanger is "slam dunk." cbsloc.al/1DeNVZM http://t.co/oHWtrW0Ho2

Jan 27, 2015

RT @CBSDFW: Fort Worth leaders: aviation company move into vacant Alliance Airport hanger is "slam dunk." cbsloc.al/1DeNVZM http://t.co/oHWtrW0Ho2

Daily Score: Fixing Pressing Sports Problems

dfw.cbslocal.com — Bill Jones Having grown up in Irving, Bill Jones has deep roots in Dallas-Fort... Several items in the news this week registered immediate knee jerk reactions. News Item #1: Reportedly, ESPN wants the College Football Playoff to move its 2015 National Semifinals (the Cotton and Orange Bowls this year) from their scheduled date of Thursday, December 1 and play the games instead on Saturday, January 2.
Jan 27, 2015

Daily Score: Fixing Pressing Problems - 2015 @CFBPlayoff schedule, more NFL wild cards? Banning MLB defensive shifts? dfw.cbslocal.com/2015/01/27/dai…

A. Maceo High Teacher, Students Talk About Viral Dance Video

dfw.cbslocal.com — Kaley O'Kelley Anchor/reporter Kaley O'Kelley joined CBS 11 News in January 2015.... DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) - This isn't your average high school project, but then again, this isn't your average high school class. Students at A. Maceo Smith New Tech High School in Dallas are enjoying the lime light of the internet, thanks to a wild idea that came to fruition in theater class.

Judge Denies Motion To Dismiss Gov. Perry’s Criminal Indictment

dfw.cbslocal.com — AUSTIN (CBSDFW.COM/AP) - A Texas judge has refused to throw out a felony abuse-of-power case against former Gov. Rick Perry on constitutional grounds, ruling that the case against the possible 2016 presidential hopeful should continue. District Judge Bert Richardson, who like Perry is a Republican, ruled Tuesday that the case should proceed.
Jan 27, 2015

RT @CBSDFW: Texas judge rules abuse of power case against Gov. Perry should move forward, but Perry is appealing the ruling: cbsloc.al/1Ep9VF4

Dallas High School Student’s Dance Video Goes Viral

dfw.cbslocal.com — DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) - Students from A. Maceo Smith New Tech High School in Dallas are dancing their way through the school's hallways. With the help of director/theatre arts teacher, Scot Pankey they created "Uptown Funk Dance" video. Pankey takes the lead as students join him along the way dancing to the popular tune "Uptown Funk" by Mark Ronson featuring Bruno Mars.
Jan 29, 2015

Haven't seen this? Just watch! 6.5 million views already - @BrunoMars gave New Tech HS a shoutout, too! cbsloc.al/1EshOcX @CBSDFW

Fort Worth Man Opens Up About Death Of Wife, Infant

dfw.cbslocal.com — FORT WORTH (CBSDFW.COM) - Opening up for the first time, the husband and father whose wife and young child were found dead in a Fort Worth Field January 13th still has many unanswered questions.
Jan 27, 2015

RT @Jeff_Journalist: #FortWorth man whose wife, daughter who were found dead in field near wrecked car opens up for first time on @CBSDFW cbsloc.al/18nb3Ma

Jan 27, 2015

#FortWorth man whose wife, daughter who were found dead in field near wrecked car opens up for first time on @CBSDFW cbsloc.al/18nb3Ma