Experts warn lifeguard shortage across US could be deadly

Experts warn lifeguard shortage across US could be deadly

NORTH TEXAS (CBSDFW.COM/CNN) – In Texas and across the US, millions of students are marking the end of another school year and preparing for summer fun. But a nationwide lifeguard shortage will likely curb plans for some, as cities across the country take measures to combat the lack of personnel, including keeping some pools and … Read more

Texas shooting has schools across US boosting security

Texas shooting has schools across US boosting security

UVALDE, Texas (CBSDFW.COM/AP) – In the aftermath of the elementary school massacre in Uvalde, Texas, schools across the US are bringing in additional security staff and restricting visitors as they deal with a new rash of copycat threats. For some families and educators it all has added to uneasiness in the wake of the deadliest … Read more

Victims of Robb Elementary School shooting in Uvalde, Texas

Victims of Robb Elementary School shooting in Uvalde, Texas

CBSDFW.COM Uvalde shooting victim Xavier Lopez. Rogelio Torres CBSDFW.COM Uvalde shooting victim Rogelio Torres. Jackie Cazares CBSDFW.COM Uvalde shooting victim Jackie Cazares. Jayce Luevanos CBSDFW.COM Uvalde shooting victim Jayce Luevanos. Jailah Silguero CBSDFW.COM Uvalde shooting victim Jailah Silguero. Jose Flores CBSDFW.COM Uvalde shooting victim Jose Flores. Eva Mireles CBSDFW.COM Uvalde shooting victim Eva Mireles. Amerie … Read more

Husband of Irma Garcia, Teacher Killed in TX School Shooting, Dies – NBC Chicago

Husband of Irma Garcia, Teacher Killed in TX School Shooting, Dies – NBC Chicago

The husband of Irma Garcia, one of the teachers killed in Tuesday’s gruesome mass school shooting in Uvalde, Texas, has died. Joe Garcia, 50, suffered a “medical emergency” on Thursday, just two days after the massacre at Robb Elementary School, where 19 children and two teachers, including his wife, Irma, were fatally shot. Joe delivered … Read more

Beto O’Rourke interrupts presser on Texas school shooting

Beto O’Rourke interrupts presser on Texas school shooting

UVALDE, Texas (CBSDFW.COM/AP) – Texas gubernatorial candidate Beto O’Rourke interrupted a press conference Wednesday about a mass shooting at an elementary school in Uvalde, calling the shooting “totally predictable when you choose not to do anything.” O’Rourke was escorted out while members of the crowd yelled at him, with one man shouting profanities at O’Rourke. … Read more

Parents waited for hours for news after Texas school massacre

Parents waited for hours for news after Texas school massacre

UVALDE, Texas (CBSDFW.COM/CNN) – It happened just two days before students were to start summer break, a teenage gunman entered a Texas elementary school and opened fire, killing 19 children and two teachers. It is the deadliest school shooting in almost a decade. The violent act shook a nation still reeling from a mass shooting … Read more

Details on gunman and victims in Uvalde, Texas school shooting

Details on gunman and victims in Uvalde, Texas school shooting

UVALDE, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – We are beginning to learn more about the mass shooting at a school in Uvalde, Texas that left 21 children and adults dead and many others critically injured. The shooter who walked into Robb Elementary School and opened fire has been identified as 18-year-old Salvador Ramos, a resident of Uvalde. Law … Read more

Trevor Reed details surviving Russian psychiatric treatment

Trevor Reed details surviving Russian psychiatric treatment

NORTH TEXAS (CBSDFW.COM/CNN) – Texas native Trevor Reed, a former Marine recently freed after two years in a Russian prisonis detailing his harrowing experience surviving a psychiatric treatment facility in the country. In an exclusive interview with CNN he said, “The psychiatric treatment facility, I was in there with seven other prisoners in a cell. … Read more

Texas murderer escaped bus after breaking out of restraints

Texas murderer escaped bus after breaking out of restraints

CENTERVILLE, Texas (CBSDFW.COM/AP) – A convicted murderer in Texas, who escaped from a transportation bus last week after getting out of his restraints and a caged area before stabbing the driver, is still on the run Wednesday. Officials with the Texas Department of Criminal Justice say Gonzalo Lopez, who was serving a life sentence, was … Read more

Boy beats on Texas family’s door with whip; father arrested for firing gun

Boy beats on Texas family’s door with whip;  father arrested for firing gun

FORNEY, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – A Kaufman County family says they are still rattled after a neighborhood boy beat on their door with a whip … but the threat did not stop there. After a series of events that ended with gunfire the family says they just want their neighbor to take responsibility. Carissa Nash, who … Read more