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BREAKING NEWS: Shots Fired – Active Shooter, Possible Hostage Situation At Fort Worth Apartment Complex, Texas

FORT WORTH (CBSDFW.COM) – A SWAT team is on the scene at a apartment complex in Fort Worth where shots have been fired. Police initially went to the complex, in the 2900 block of Broadmoor Drive, in response to a person with a weapon call.

A woman had called 911 and speaking in a whisper told dispatch that there was a man with a gun inside an apartment.

Source: BREAKING NEWS: Shots Fired And Possible Hostage Situation At Fort Worth Apartment Complex

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Woman shot in head, killed while riding in vehicle with husband, sheriff says

A 62-year-old woman was shot and killed while she was riding in a vehicle with her husband on Tuesday evening, according to Harris County Sheriff Ed Gonzalez. The couple was driving near the intersection of Old Greenhouse Road and Windy Stone Drive, in northwest Harris County, when the woman was struck by at least one bullet, authorities said.

Source: Innocent bystander: Woman shot in head, killed while riding in vehicle with husband, sheriff says

5 Best New Restaurants in Austin, Summer 2019

Upcoming restaurants will dish out corn tortillas, Roman pizza by-the-ounce, and vegan cheese

The heat of the summer descended on Austin, which means it’s that time again for Eater’s seasonal preview of the most anticipated restaurant openings of this quarter. The beginning of the summer already brought about three big openings, Goan-Portuguese restaurant Vixen’s Wedding, casual Cajun spot Lefty’s Brick Bar, and Japanese shabu-shabu destination DipDipDip Tatsu-ya.

Source: The 5 Most Anticipated Restaurants in Austin, Summer 2019

10 Best Beaches in Texas

With 350+ miles of shoreline along the beautiful Gulf of Mexico, Texas has a bigger, better beach life than you might have imagined. Whether you love a bustling spot with fried seafood joints and beach bars or a pristine stretch of tawny sand (or both), here are the 10 best spots to park your beach chair, from the Rio Grande to Galveston. Continue at Source: The Best Beaches in Texas

7 Best Things To Do In Austin

What to do in Austin (when it’s not festival season).

Austin may be known for major events like Austin City Limits (ACL) in the fall and South by Southwest (SXSW) in the spring, but you don’’t need a major event for a reason to visit the cultural heartbeat of Texas. Spend your time in the state’s capital seeing the sites, but also living like a local.

Here are a few must-see destinations and some lesser-known things to do in Austin: Continue at Source: The Best Things To Do In Austin

10 Most Beautiful Homes in Dallas 2019

We judged the following finalists by their exteriors—but when it comes to homes, we think that’s ok.

Scroll through for this year’s favorites of all different neighborhoods, styles, and eras. (We’ve even planned a driving tour for you. You’re welcome.)

Why We Love It: In the words of the homeowner, this house “epitomizes midcentury modern.” When the owners bought it in 2004, it was in teardown condition—the previous owner had died a few years before. But the new residents took loving care to restore it to its full glory. “All we wanted to do was breathe life into it and resuscitate it,” says the homeowner. “The lines were so pure and quietly beautiful.” Continue at Source: The 10 Most Beautiful Homes in Dallas 2019 – D Magazine

30 unusual Texas attractions for a last-minute summer vacation

Texas has its fair share of oddities, treasures and rustic surprises spread out over its 268,820 square miles.

We wanted to highlight some that stand out among the rest for those of you who may be considering a last-minute summer getaway. There’s still time to make some great new memories just a drive away … Continue at Source: 30 unusual Texas attractions for a last-minute summer vacation

The Ultimate Visitor’s Guide to Eating in Austin

Please meet our first ever guide to Austin — custom-made just for all the lovely tourists in your life. (Oh and you might also find it helpful 😉)

Essential eating, iconic dishes, classic joints, and neighborhood guides, right this way … Continue at Source: The Ultimate Visitor’s Guide to Eating in Austin

4 Houston’s Best Restaurants, According To Texas Rap Legend Bun B

The prolific Texas-bred rapper and founder of UGK breaks down the essential spots to hit up if you’re looking for a good meal in Houston!

“Houston is one of the most diverse food cities in America,” declared Houston rap legend Bun B during a recent appearance on an episode of Uproxx’s newest program, People’s Party with Talib Kweli. The show’s premise has another rap legend in his own right, Talib Kweli, sitting down and discussing hot button topics with other notables and superstars of their industries. Continue at Source: Houston’s Best Restaurants, According To Texas Rap Legend Bun B

5 Cheap Travel Destinations For Texans To Visit This Summer

Just a cheap flight away from paradise.

Cancun is impressive, but a vacation to that popular beach is little over done by now, don’t you think? Texans have to go big or they’ll go home (because you know, everything is bigger here). So here are five new stunning travel destinations that will have you stunting on all the Cancun-goers and will only cost you $300 or less. Continue at Source: 5 Cheap Travel Destinations For Texans To Visit This Summer