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Southwest Flight To Dallas Turns Around After Human Heart Discovered On Plane
A flight from Seattle to Dallas Sunday evening had to turn back course after a human heart was discovered in the cargo hold. The heart was meant to be transferred to an area hospital in Seattle, but for whatever reason didn't make it off the plane. The plane had to quickly turn around and head back
Extra security at Cedar Hill High School after Instagram posts warn of shootings
Cedar Hill High School students returned to class amid extra security Friday after a threat to shoot up the school turned up on social media Thursday. According to an email the school district sent out, Cedar Hill police have identified the location of the threat and "have a plan to apprehend those
Glenn Heights police search for 19-year-old woman last seen at Dallas homeless shelter
Police in Glenn Heights are asking for the public's help in finding a missing 19-year-old woman with a cognitive disability. April Dawn Carrier was last seen around noon Tuesday at The Bridge Homeless Recovery Center at 1818 Corsicana St. in downtown Dallas. She is white, about 5 feet, 2 inches tall
Former Cowboys Player, Defunct Dallas Bar Found Equally Responsible for 2012 Death
A now-closed Dallas nightclub and former Dallas Cowboys defensive tackle Josh Brent bear joint responsibility for the death of Brent's best friend and former teammate Jerry Brown in a 2012 car accident, a Dallas County jury decided.
Police Need Help Identifying Man Found Dead In Creek
DALLAS, TX -- The Dallas Police Department is seeking the public's help in identifying a dead man found floating in a creek near the 2900 block of Irving Boulevard on Dec. 7. The man was found at about 8:45 a.m.
Dallas Cowboy's mother rejoices after $25M verdict against club, Josh Brent
Updated at 5 p.m. Thursday with reactions after a verdict in the case. Jurors on Thursday found a nightclub partly to blame for overserving former Dallas Cowboy Josh Brent the night he drove drunk and killed teammate and best friend Jerry Brown.
Cowboys WR Amari Cooper says Jon Gruden didn’t want to trade him
Former Oakland Raiders wide receiver Amari Cooper says that head coach Jon Gruden didn’t want to trade him away from the franchise. Cooper was sent to the Dallas Cowboys back in October for a first-round draft pick, and it’s certainly worked out in his favor. He’s racked up two games with 180 or mor
Human Heart Forgotten Onboard Dallas Bound Flight, Turns Around
DALLAS, TX -- A Southwest Airlines flight bound for Dallas Sunday had to turn around over eastern Idaho after someone forgot to unload a human heart allegedly intended for transplant. The flight had to return to Seattle-Tacoma International Airport Sunday afternoon in order to deliver the organ, whi
Dallas County man admits to crime prior to execution
A Dallas County man has been executed nearly 25 years after his crime was committed. Alvin Braziel Jr., 43, became the 13th inmate executed by the state of Texas on Tuesday at the Huntsville “Walls” Unit.
Recap: Kase's Hat Trick Leads Ducks to 6-3 Victory Over Dallas
ANAHEIM - Ondrej Kase picked a wonderful time to polish off the first hat trick of his young career. Kase's third goal of the night dramatically tied the game midway through the third period in an eventual 6-3 Ducks victory over the Dallas Stars at Honda Center. The goal ignited a four-goal flurry b
Serial killer pleads guilty in Texas woman's 1994 death
DALLAS – A 78-year-old prisoner who says he killed about 90 people over nearly four decades as he moved around the country pleaded guilty to murder Thursday in the 1994 strangulation of a Texas woman.
Texas Man Who Shot and Killed Newlywed in 1993 Is Executed
The state of Texas executed a Dallas man for the murder of a newlywed man more than 25 years ago. Alvin Braziel Jr., 43, died via lethal injection at the state prison in Huntsville for the 1993 killing of 27-year-old Douglas White, who was attacked by Braziel while walking on a jogging trail. The mo
Video: North Texas boy jumps from burning apartment to officers
BALCH SPRINGS, Texas (AP) — A police officer's body camera caught the moment a boy jumped from the second floor of a Dallas-area apartment into the arms of officers below. Video obtained by television station WFAA (Channel 8) shows Balch Springs Police officers trying to get inside the apartment bui
Carolyn King Arnold Returns To Dallas City Council To Fill Dwaine Caraway’s Seat
A former Dallas City Council member will finish the term of a disgraced ex-councilman who resigned after pleading guilty to accepting bribes in a school buses scandal. Carolyn King Arnold on Tuesday defeated activist Keyaira Saunders in the special election runoff for the District 4 seat formerly he
Cowboys RB Ezekiel Elliott absent from Wednesday’s practice
The Dallas Cowboys star running back Ezekiel Elliott was absent from practice on Wednesday and the team surely needs Elliott as they face a tough opponent on Sunday in the Indianapolis Colts.
DeSoto Chamber To Join Health Plan Co-Op
DESOTO—The DeSoto Chamber of Commerce today announced new health insurance plan options for small business members. This was made possible by Association Health Plan rules issued by the U.S. Department of Labor (USDOL) in July 2018. The Chamber and our Affiliated partners have established the new No
27-year-old shot to death in front of Pleasant Grove convenience store
Dallas police are searching for the person who gunned down a 27-year-old in front of a Pleasant Grove convenience store Tuesday night. Officers were called to Daily Mart in the 2900 block of Belle Starr Drive, near Scyene Road and North St. Augustine Drive, when a shooting was reported just before 8
Victim of RV fire death identified
The Tarrant County Medical Examiner’s Office identified the victim of a Sunday RV fire as Skyanne Daniels, 26, of Grand Prairie. The cause of her death remains pending, according to records.
VIDEO: A Group of Alleged Armed Robbers Terrorizing Residents Across Dallas County
Dallas (WBAP/KLIF) – Dallas Police are searching for multiple suspects wanted in a string of armed robberies, some of them extremely violent. The suspects are described as Latin males, between 17-20-years old, driving a black Cadillac 4-door sedan and a gold pickup truck.
Teen Surrenders, Admits to Killing Two in Dallas Triple Shooting, Police Say
A Dallas teen is in custody and facing a capital murder charge after he surrendered to police Tuesday morning and admitting to killing two people in a triple shooting Friday night.