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Dallas mayoral race has its

After struggling to find traction in a crowded race to replace term-limited Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings, former City Attorney Larry Casto has announced he's dropping out of the campaign before it even officially begins.

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Dallas Police Searching For “Critically” Missing 25 Year Old

DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – Police in Dallas are asking for help locating a critically missing woman. Investigators say it was around 4:00 a.m. Friday when Meosha Willis was last seen walking near Baylor University Medical Center in the 3500 block of Gaston Avenue.

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Gas leak near your home? A Dallas lawmaker thinks you should know

Updated on Jan. 17: Revised to include additional comments and information about the proposed bills. Texas homeowners would know much sooner about dangerous gas leaks in their neighborhoods -- and gas companies would have until late 2020 to replace older, decaying pipes -- under legislation proposed

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Scott Linehan out as Cowboys offensive coordinator in what Jason Garrett says was 'a mutual decision'

*Editor's note: This story has been updated with a statement from Scott Linehan. So much for no major changes. Just days after head coach Jason Garrett said he didn't anticipate any significant changes to the Dallas Cowboys' coaching staff -- a topic he later spoke more vaguely about -- the club rel

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9 Students, Driver Taken To Hospital After School Bus Overturns Off Dallas Highway

DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – An unmarked yellow school bus ended up on its side down an embankment off I-30 near Loop 12 in Dallas Thursday afternoon. This happened on the westbound side of I-30.

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Why this Dallas 87-year-old has worked the same restaurant job for more than 6 decades

Sixty-two years ago, Ernest Bowens stopped by the Highland Park Cafeteria to talk to a friend in the kitchen. Bowens wound up with a job and has worked there ever since. Given that a lifelong loyalty to a single employer is as unfashionably quaint as a cafeteria-style restaurant, Bowens is a midcent

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Bodies discovered in Oklahoma identified as Texas residents

OKFUSKEE COUNTY, Okla. – Authorities say two bodies found this week in shallow graves in rural Oklahoma have been positively identified as a missing woman and man from central Texas.

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Toyota North America's CEO: Tariffs, not tech disruption is biggest threat

From the rise of autonomous cars to the popularity of ride-sharing, automakers like Toyota have raced to keep up with a whiplash of technology changes. But on Friday, Toyota's North America CEO Jim Lentz said that's not the biggest threat to the Japanese car maker. Instead, he pointed to the risk of

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With storms, snow flurries and lows in the 20s possible in Dallas-Fort Worth, what should you expect?

Updated at 9:30 a.m. Friday: Revised to include new forecast information. Temperatures in Dallas-Fort Worth are expected to plunge into the 20s by Sunday, but before that happens, there’s a chance of storms — including some that could produce strong winds.

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Dallas' Quality Of Life Ranked Among Best

Everyone can agree that having a high quality of life is a good thing. That's easy. Pegging what exactly goes into it is a bit trickier. Fortunately the folks at Numbeo did it using data and put together a list of cities in North America that have the highest quality of life.

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Central Texas Teen who killed boy, 15, sentenced to prison

BELTON, Texas (KWTX) A Bell County teenager was sentenced Wednesday to serve a 45-year prison term after he pleaded guilty to the 2017 murder of a 15-year-old Temple boy. Judge Fancy Jezek, in Belton’s 426th District Court, sentenced Edgar Lopez-Benitez, 17, to serve 45 years for the death of Andrew

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Apply Now to the Pipeline Angels Signature Events Coming to Dallas

Since launching in 2011, Pipeline Angels has graduated over 300 members from its angel investing bootcamp and invested more than $5 million in 40+ companies as part of the pitch summit process.

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Bus Flips Over On Highway After Accident In Dallas

DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – A high school bus driver lost control of the wheel and overturned onto its left side after a car made an unsafe lane change on Loop 12 Walton Walker Thursday night in Dallas.

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Man who eluded police for months charged with murder in botched northwest Dallas robbery

A fifth man has been arrested on a capital murder charge months after four other men were jailed in connection with the same fatal botched robbery in northwest Dallas. Desavion Hawkins, 20, was jailed Friday in connection with the death of Eduardo Sergio Orellana, who was shot Sept. 19 outside his a

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A North Dallas Diaper Bank helps federal employees

DALLAS (WBAP/KLIF)- A Dallas-based diaper bank is supplying a week’s worth of diapers, baby products and feminine hygiene products to help federal workers who have been furloughed or missing paychecks.

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Missing Melcher-Dallas teen found in Texas

Police investigators in south Texas have found a missing Iowa teenager on Friday. According to a release from the Iowa Department of Public Safety, Liberty "Libby" Boley was found Friday morning in south Texas; she was unharmed.

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All the Dallas-Fort Worth hot spots with special deals for furloughed federal workers

As the partial shutdown of federal government continues, a number of businesses around Dallas-Fort Worth are offering discounts and/or free admission for furloughed workers. Below is a list of businesses who have already announced deals; more deals will added as they come up. All deals are good for

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Three bank robbery suspects in custody after 'Bird Box' challenge chase, foot pursuit in Dallas

DALLAS - Dallas police caught three prolific bank robbery suspects after a dramatic, “Bird Box” challenge-style, high-speed chase. The pursuit started around 11 a.m. Thursday after a group of armed suspects tried to rob the Texas Trust Credit Union in Hurst, sources told FOX 4.

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Congress and the government shutdown, the Texas Pool in Plano and more from Curious Texas this week

Happy Friday, Curious Texans! We answered five of your questions this week. Here's what we found:. 1. What's the history behind Plano's Texas Pool? One of our readers, who goes by May, said she'd heard that the Texas-shaped pool had, at one point, the names of several cities at the bottom. Is this t

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OHP seizes more than $424,000, drugs following stolen car chase

ADA, Okla. (KXII) Around 7:30 Wednesday night, Durant police started chasing 27-year-old Jacob Thomas Decker of Red Oak, TX driving a white 2015 Mercedes, stolen from a car dealership in Dallas.

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