Fire crews battle Mesquite heat fire as temperatures rise

Fire crews in central Texas battled the fast-moving Mesquite Heat fire on Friday, May 20, as temperatures continued to climb to over 100 degrees Fahrenheit. The Texas A&M Forest Service said this video was captured on Wednesday as the fire spread rapidly due to high winds, drought conditions and high temperatures. As of Thursday night, … Read more

Taylor County Emergency Declared as Mesquite Heat Fire Grows

A disaster was declared and mandatory evacuation orders were put in place in Taylor County, Texas as the Mesquite Heat fire raged on Wednesday, May 18. Officials said the fire had reached 5,000 acres on Thursday and was at only 5 percent containment. Chad Robertson recorded this video, which shows the scene from Interstate 20 … Read more

Evacuations Ordered as Mesquite Heat Fire Grows in Central Texas

A fast-moving wildfire grew to 5,000 acres in Taylor County, Texas on Thursday, May 19, as mandatory evacuations were issued in the area. According to official fire reports, the Mesquite Heat fire grew to 5,000 acres and was contained to 5% on Thursday morning after fire crews battled dry, windy conditions and “extreme fire behavior” … Read more

Texas Child Walks Into Mom’s Door, Orders Epic Meal

It was an undoubtedly high request. A Texas mom was surprised to find a large fast food order on her doorstep this week only to discover the culprit: her two-year-old son. Kelsey Golden’s son Barrett may not be “The Hamburglar,” but he has quietly managed to get dozens of McDonald’s cheeseburgers in his clutches thanks … Read more

Mesquite Heat Fire spreads to 1,500 acres in Texas

The Mesquite Heat Fire in central Texas spread across 1,500 acres (2.3 square miles) and was contained by 10%, officials said May 18. may 17. The cause has yet to be determined, but the Texas A&M Forest Service said in a tweet: “Be aware of wildfires as hot, dry conditions persist!” The Taylor County Sheriff’s … Read more

Oscar Piastri hints at when Alpine will decide F1 2023 driver lineup: Fernando Alonso vs Esteban Ocon

Young Australian Oscar Piastri is one of the hottest young talents in world motorsport and a decision about his future in F1 is imminent. Young Australian Oscar Piastri should know if he will race in Formula 1 next year within a few months. Piastri is Alpine’s reserve F1 driver and his excellent junior career has … Read more

Court rules for Texas Senator Ted Cruz in campaign finance case

WASHINGTON (CBSDFW.COM/AP) — On May 16, the United States Supreme Court sided with Republican Senator Ted Cruz of Texas in his challenge to a provision of the federal campaign finance law. The judges, in a 6-3 decision that split the court along ideological lines, agreed that the somewhat obscure section of the law violates the … Read more

US mourns victims of racist store shooting

Buffalo Police on scene at a Tops Friendly Market on May 14, 2022 in Buffalo, New York Shocked residents of Buffalo, New York, gathered Sunday for vigils and church services to mourn 10 people shot dead by an alleged white supremacist in an act that one official described as “domestic terrorism, pure and simple.” The … Read more

The New York Shooter’s Bizarre Antics Before the Kill: ‘He Wanted to Do a Shootout’

A teenager accused of carrying out a “racially motivated” massacre at a New York supermarket exhibited alarming behavior before the shooting. A white supremacist teenager accused of murdering 10 people in a “racially motivated” massacre at a New York supermarket previously threatened to shoot a classmate at his high school graduation and wore a protective … Read more

The New York Shooter’s Bizarre Antics Before the Kill: ‘He Wanted to Do a Shootout’

A teenager accused of carrying out a “racially motivated” massacre at a New York supermarket exhibited alarming behavior before the shooting. A white supremacist teenager accused of murdering 10 people in a “racially motivated” massacre at a New York supermarket previously threatened to shoot a classmate at his high school graduation and wore a protective … Read more