WorldViews: Texas


Posted at 08:53 AM ET, 04/04/2012

Texas tornadoes: 6 citizen videos that capture the twisters’ destructive path

As a string of tornadoes tore through the Dallas region Tuesday, dozens of Texans became citizen journalists.

By Elizabeth Flock  |  08:53 AM ET, 04/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  National, Texas, tornado, citizen journalism

Posted at 03:30 PM ET, 04/03/2012

Dallas-area tornadoes leave trail of damage (photos, video)

Two “large and extremely dangerous” tornadoes ripped through the Dallas region on Tuesday.

By Elizabeth Flock  |  03:30 PM ET, 04/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  National, Texas, tornado

Posted at 11:07 AM ET, 02/24/2012

Gay Texas judge refuses to wed straight couples

She said she wouldn’t perform marriage ceremonies until same-sex marriage was legal.

By Elizabeth Flock  |  11:07 AM ET, 02/24/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  National, Texas, religion, homosexuality

Posted at 02:05 PM ET, 02/13/2012

Texans stuck on other side of the border fence grow anxious as gates go in

The first gates to fill in the new fence along the Mexican border are going in, leaving the few landowners on the other side feeling isolated.

By Elizabeth Flock  |  02:05 PM ET, 02/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  National, Texas, Mexican border, illegal immigrants

Posted at 12:05 PM ET, 01/05/2012

Tex. teen mistakenly deported to Colombia assumed false identity

U.S. Immigration and Customs says the Texas teen was deported because she assumed a false identity as a Colombian woman.

By Elizabeth Flock  |  12:05 PM ET, 01/05/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  National, Texas, deportation, Colombia

Posted at 10:40 AM ET, 10/04/2011

Waxahachie firefighters to let massive blaze burn itself out

Firefighters have decided to let a roaring fire that raged Monday morning at a chemical plant in Waxahachie, Tex. burn itself out.

By Elizabeth Flock  |  10:40 AM ET, 10/04/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  National, Texas, Waxahachie, fire, chemical plant

Posted at 01:38 PM ET, 10/03/2011

Waxahachie chemical plant consumed by massive fire (video)

In Waxahachie, Texas, a massive fire is burning at a Magnablend chemical plant with more than 80,000 gallons of bulk liquid storage.

By Elizabeth Flock  |  01:38 PM ET, 10/03/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  National, Waxahachie, Texas, chemical fire