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Texas Woman Undergoes Plastic Surgery that Leaves Her Practically Dead
A Texas woman traveled to another country, only to face the possibility of dying.Laura Avila, traveled to Mexico, in anticipation of receiving a nose job. But, what she didn’t anticipate was going into a coma. Avila, a real estate agent, flew to Ciudad Juarez in hopes that she could save a few dolla
Water main break cancels classes in Kaufman ISD
A water main that broke Tuesday led to the cancellation of school for all students in the Kaufman school district on Wednesday. The city issued a boil-water notice after the break, which occurred around 4 p.m. Tuesday at Fourth and Jefferson streets. Tuesday's after-school activities also were calle
Dallas woman is brain dead after traveling to Mexico for $138 nose job
Dallas real estate agent and soon-to-be married Laura Avila, 36, is currently on life support with severe brain damageThe singer and dancer jet-setted to Mexico for a cut-rate nose job late last monthThe appointment already started off a nightmare when Avila was administered anesthesia via her spine
Murder Was The Case: New Dallas D.A. Wants Amber Guyger’s Manslaughter Charge Escalated To Homicide
According to Mic, Creuzot wants Botham’s killer, former police officer Amber Guyger, charged with murder as opposed to her current slap-on-the-wrist charge of manslaughter.
What Dallas area leaders are saying after Amazon HQ2 rejection
After a 61-week search involving 238 U.S. cities competing for a $5 billion economic development prize that comes with 50,000 new jobs, Seattle-based retail giant Amazon picked two East Coast cities for its second and third headquarters. The big winners are Crystal City, Arlington, Va. - a Washingto
Icy roads lead to multiple wrecks along I-20 in southern Dallas County
Water on the road turned to ice as temperatures plummeted, which led to several wrecks overnight along Interstate 20 in southern Dallas County.A water main break appears to be the culprit that led to an eastbound FedEx truck crashing around 3 a.m. on I-20 near J.J. Lemmon Avenue in southeast Oak Cl
Infosys to open Texas hub, hire 500 Americans
The hub will be located inRichardson, Texas and have a special focus on telecommunications, retail and banking sectors, it said in a statement.
Kaufman man sentenced to 84 months in federal prison in armed robbery in Alabama
KAUFMAN, Texas —A 25-year-old Kaufman man was sentenced to 84 months in federal prison in connection with an armed robbery in Spanish Fort, Alabama, prosecutors announced Tuesday morning.
Kaufman ISD cancels Wednesday classes under boil notice
KAUFMAN, Texas - Classes at all Kaufman ISD campuses have been canceled for tomorrow Wednesday, November 14 due to a boil notice that the city of Kaufman posted earlier today.
Dallas County DA's office says testing is being done on items in Darlie Routier case
For people who say Darlie Routier was unjustly sentenced to death row for her son's murder, their argument often comes back to DNA. Routier, 48, was convicted of fatally stabbing her 5-year-old son Damon in June 1996. Her 6-year-old son, Devon, was also slain, but she has not been tried for his deat
EPA Meets South Dallas Residents to Discuss Hazardous Site
Residents of Joppa, a southeast Dallas neighborhood, crammed into the Highland Hills Branch of the Dallas Public Library where a standing room only crowd learned about the history of the site and what cleanup would look like.
From nose job surgery to life support: Family fights to bring her home to Parkland Hospital
The 36-year-old has been in a coma since Oct. 30 when she went to the Rhinoclinic in Juarez, Mexico for plastic surgery. She went into cardiac arrest after given anesthesia and never woke up. She's in El Paso, and doctors said Avila is brain dead.
Police seek killers after Dallas brothers died minutes apart, 1 in drive-by, 1 in crash
The two deaths occurred one after the other on Oct. 24 in the Fair Park area. The shooting victim, Marco Clewis, was found dead inside his home in the 4200 block of Copeland Street, police said.
Major water line break prompts boil water notice in Kaufman
KAUFMAN, Texas —A major, 14-inch water line break in Kaufman prompted a boil water notice on Tuesday afternoon.
Kaufman ISD cancels classes Wednesday after water main break
Initially, school officials were asking students to bring bottled water to classes on Wednesday. In the end, they ended up canceling all classes for the school district.
Two students in custody for terroristic threat
In a statement posted to the district’s Facebook page Sunday night, on Friday evening a student reported to a teacher overhearing two other students making terroristic threats. The teacher reported the allegations to the Kaufman County Sheriff’s Office, which resulted in an investigation and “swift
Development Update: Affordable, move-in-ready homes from Highland driving continued development of Forney’s master-planned Gateway project
FORNEY, Texas —After years in the making, Petro Hunt’s Gatewaymaster-planned communityin Forney is taking shape.
United States Postal Service worker critically injured, airlifted in two-vehicle crash
TERRELL, Texas —A United States Postal Service (USPS) worker was critically injured and airlifted to a Dallas-area hospital after a major, two-vehicle crash in Terrell earlier today.
To win 5A Division I title, Mesquite Poteet could face state's most formidable schedule, starting with back-to-back games vs. state champs
Poteet starts the 5A Division I playoffs with a 7 p.m. game Friday at Mesquite Memorial Stadium against 2017 Class 5A Division II state champion College Station (8-2),which is No. 12 in this week's state rankings from The Associated Press. If Poteet wins that, the likely second-round opponent would
Dallas Police Association Pushing The Narrative That Amber Guyger Was Overworked
Now that District AttorneyFaith Johnson, who is a Black Republican woman, has been voted out and retired judgeJohn Creuzot, who saidAmber Guygershould be charged with murder, was voted in by a landslide, the Dallas Police Association appears to be working at a frantic pace to protect the 30-year-old