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  • Tony Romo to make broadcasting debut this weekend

    FORT WORTH – Former Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo  will make his big broadcasting debut this weekend! CBS sports producer, Lance Barrow, dropped the news that Romo will take on his new role as a sports broadcaster this weekend at the PGA Dean and Deluca Invitational in Fort Worth. Romo announced his new gig via social media in April after retiring as a Cowboy last season. He will be calling two Cowboys games on CBS in November.

  • WATCH: Woman jumps on top of her car to stop thief

    MILWAUKEE, Wisconsin – A Milwaukee woman fought off thieves trying to steal her car, while she was pumping gas! Melissa Smith was pumping gas when a car pulled up in front of her car. Someone got out of the car and jumped into Smith’s, prompting her to jump on top of her hood and hang on while the suspect tried to drive away. “I had the thought in my head, do I go after my purse? Do I stop my […]

  • Record setting bass caught in Ennis with chicken nugget from McDonald’s

    ENNIS, TX – A couple in Ennis credits McDonald’s for the catch of a record setting bass. When they had no luck, Matthew McNellis says his girlfriend suggested using a chicken McNugget as bait to catch fish. That’s when he reeled in a 24-and-a-half long bass weighing nearly 11 pounds! McNellis says he took the bass to Highview Marina where it was declared a record-setting catch at Lake Bardwell. Now that’s a mcfish! The couple tossed the bass back into […]

  • Security tightened for Dallas U2 concert tonight

    ARLINGTON – Following the tragedy that happened in Manchester earlier this week, Arlington police are reviewing safety and security plans for U2’s concert tonight at AT&T Stadium. Officers say they will be taking caution by working with federal law enforcement partners in an upgraded capacity to keep fans secure. Authorities also plan to keep a close watch on areas of entry and exit at the stadium. U2 will take the stage for their 30th anniversary “Joshua Tree Tour” tonight from […]

  • Texas teachers name student ‘most likely to become a terrorist’

    CHANNELVIEW, TX – A family is furious after her daughter was given a certificate at school that named her “most likely to become a terrorist.” Lizeth Villanueva, 13, received the certificate during a mock awards ceremony at Anthony Aguirre Junior High School. Villanueva says she was given the award in an advanced learning program which is supposed to help kids prepare for college. Apparently, her teacher told students the award was meant to be funny. The principal of the school […]

  • Goat Yoga coming to Dallas

    DALLAS – A new and interesting way to get fit is making its way to Dallas, and it involves goats! Goat Yoga classes are being offered in the month of June for the very first time in Dallas. The interactive class will be set to the tunes of Texas country accompanied by 20 baby pygmy goats. The event will be held at 8 pm on June 16th in the Backyard at east bound and Down Icehouse.

  • Denton police investigate multiple sexual assaults near UNT

    DENTON – Denton police are continuing to investigate multiple sexual assaults near UNT. The latest assault was reported just last week, and police say the attacks are occurring at apartment complexes near campus. Officers say they are unsure if one person is responsible for all of the attacks, but victims reported to police that they did not know their attackers. While none of the assaults happened on campus, UNT still continues to send out an “off-campus crime alert” to students […]

  • Fort Worth officer suffers seizure after car collision

    FORT WORTH – Fort Worth police say an officer was injured while responding to a car accident near the Stockyards. Police say the officer was working inside of his parked vehicle when he was rear-ended and pushed into the vehicle in front of him. Two or three more vehicles also crashed into the back of his patrol car. Police say the officer suffered a seizure due to the accident and was immediately rushed to the hospital. No one else was […]

  • Top Gun 2: Tom Cruise confirms sequel is happening

    LONDON – Rumors of a Top Gun sequel have been swirling for over a year and, while on an Australian morning show this week, Tom Cruise — aka Pete ‘Maverick’ Mitchell in the movie — finally let fans know the truth. “Before we let you go… rumors of a Top Gun 2. Please say it’s true,” a morning anchor tells Cruise at the end of an interview. “It’s true,” Cruise tells the anchors, to their (and our) shock and delight. Cruise […]

  • Southlake plaque vandalized with racist grafitti

    SOUTHLAKE – Police are investigating after a plaque at a Southlake park was vandalized with racist remarks. The plaque, located in Southlake Town Square, was named for late NFL offensive lineman Frank Cornish. And when Cornish’s wife brought family to the plaque, she found the letters ‘KKK’ and a racial message carved across her husband’s name. Mayor Laura Hill had the plaque removed immediately and took to Facebook to say, “This type of racist behavior has no place in Southlake and […]