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Kaufman County DA recounts being on hit list in killing spree

Four years ago, Erleigh Wiley was a judge under armed guard. Prosecutor Mark Hasse had been killed as he walked to the Kaufman County Courthouse. His boss, Kaufman District Attorney Mike McLelland, and his wife Cynthia, had been gunned down in their Forney home. Terror reigned. No one knew who was

WFAA - 2017-09-23 03:44:20

Air show helps museum tell how Terrell stepped up to help British pilots during WWII

Dozens of faces atop strained necks watched as the North American AT-6 -- named "Miss Texas" by its pilot --rolled in the air, smoke billowing out of its tail. As the pilot pulled the WWII-era aircraft out of the maneuver, the engine roared and the crowd cheered. On the ground, kids of all ages wan

DALLAS NEWS - 2017-09-23 23:08:36

Homebuilders head to the millennial market with more affordable models

Builder Gehan Homes' newest model houses come with four bedrooms, granite countertops in the kitchen and a covered patio out back. But it's the price tag that's likely to catch buyers' attention. Gehan's new lines of starter houses are priced from about $220,000. That's about a third less than most

DALLAS NEWS - 2017-09-22 10:00:00

Two Shot at Dallas Apartment Complex

Metro Dallas police are looking for the people responsible for the shooting of two people at an apartment complex. Police were called to the apartments in the 200 block of South Jim Miller Road at about 10:30 p.m. Saturday. Two people were shot and taken to the hospital. One of the victims was criti

NBC DALLAS-FORT WORTH - 2017-09-24 16:26:03

Woman in white Range Rover leads police on chase from Dallas North Tollway to Mesquite

A woman was arrested Friday morning after leading police on an almost 30 minute chase from Dallas North Tollway to Mesquite. A Texas Department of Public Safety trooper attempted to stop the woman for a traffic violation about 4:55 a.m. near Frankford Road on the southbound side of the tollway, DPS

DALLAS NEWS - 2017-09-22 13:00:18

Dallas Police Looking for Man Involved in Sexual Assault

Metro The Dallas Police Department is investigating after they say a man forced his way into a woman's apartment and sexually assaulted her. Officers say the attack happened late Friday night in the 6200 block of Melody Lane, near Highway 75 and East Northwest Highway. Investigators say around 10:30

NBC DALLAS-FORT WORTH - 2017-09-24 00:52:43

After prison, woman warns others of illegal gel injections

Carmel Foster was released from prison in July. She spent five-and-a-half years behind bars for illegally injecting women with gel to enhance their breasts. "It doesn't seem harmful," Foster said. "It didn't seem harmful at the time but now I know the consequences a person can suffer behind it." One

WFAA - 2017-09-22 22:30:25

One person in critical condition after shooting in southeast Dallas apartments

Two people were injured in a shooting late Saturday at an apartment complex in southeast Dallas, police said. Neither victims nor suspects have been identified. One of the two victims was hospitalized in critical condition. Police responded to the shooting at about 10:30 p.m. Saturday at the Asante

DALLAS NEWS - 2017-09-24 16:08:37

Man threatens to kill McDonald's workers over his food order, police say

CHANTILLY, VA (WUSA9) - A man threatened to kill McDonald's employees in Virginia when his food wasn't ready fast enough, Fairfax County Police said. Kyle Harris, 19, walked into the McDonald's at 4424 Chantilly Shopping Center Thursday evening and ordered food with two of his friends-Erisk Cruz and

WFAA - 2017-09-22 19:25:09

North Texas Giving Day sets a new a record with $39 million in 18 hours

The ninth annual North Texas Giving Day raised $39 million within 18 hours, surpassing last year's $37 million. "Today's amazing outpouring of generosity underscores how much North Texans care about each other and the nonprofits that keep our region strong. Even as our community rallies with the nat

STARLOCALMEDIA.COM - 2017-09-22 19:30:00

Woman dies after police find her unconscious near parking garage in Old East Dallas

Police are investigating the death of an unidentified woman who was found unconscious early Sunday near a parking garage in Old East Dallas. Investigators said they don't know whether the woman jumped or was pushed from the parking garage at Flora Street and Watkins Avenue. Dallas Fire-Rescue respo

DALLAS NEWS - 2017-09-24 15:39:02

Cowboys proven to be vincible in lopsided home loss

Jason Elmquist/Stillwater News Press TCU defensive end Ben Banogu strips the ball from Oklahoma State quarterback Mason Rudolph in the first half of Saturday's game at Boone Pickens Stadium. TCU finished off OSU 44-31. See B1 for a recap of Saturday's action. Jason Elmquist/Stillwater News Press Okl

ROCKWALLHERALDBANNER.COM - 2017-09-24 15:00:00

Lamplighter Opens STEM-based Innovation Lab

Programs in the Innovation Lab will emphasize project-based learning. (Photo: Imani Chet Lytle) The Lamplighter School on Inwood Road has opened its Innovation Lab, a building addition which brings state-of-the-art enhancements that will contribute to the school's science, technology, engineering, a

PRESTONHOLLOWPEOPLE.COM - 2017-09-24 07:00:00

Temporary Campus Welcomes UP Elementary Families

Leigh Ann Mewhirter's first-grade class with Principal Candace Judd. (Photo: Imani Chet Lytle) A bagpiper and a panther mascot stood at the doors of 8385 Durham St. on the first morning of classes to welcome in the new 110,000-square-foot building's temporary tenants - University Park Elementary stu

PARKCITIESPEOPLE.COM - 2017-09-24 07:00:00

Trump administration announces new travel ban

Citizens of eight countries will face new restrictions on entry to the U.S. under a proclamation signed by President Donald Trump on Sunday. The new rules, which will impact the citizens of Chad, Iran, Libya, North Korea, Somalia, Syria, Venezuela and Yemen, will go into effect on October 18. The re

WFAA - 2017-09-25 00:01:43

In protests, NFL comes together for one of its most powerful days

The scenes, and the statements, were extraordinary. Empty sidelines in Nashville and Chicago. Jacksonville owner Shad Khan standing arm in arm with his players. The Miami Dolphins wearing "I'm With Kap" T-shirts during warm-ups. Oakland Raiders owner Mark Davis eloquently explaining his change of he

WFAA - 2017-09-24 22:45:47

Art critic: Here's an idea for what to do with the Confederate statue

Alexander Phimister Proctor's double equestrian monument to the memory of Gen. Robert E. Lee has been finally removed from its pedestal in Lee Park, which has temporarily reverted to its original name, Oak Lawn Park. The pedestal is empty, and the ultimate irony is that Lee himself would have been p

DALLAS NEWS - 2017-09-24 14:35:00

Birth control vending machines installed in college campuses

Students at the University of California, Davis have a new selection in their vending machines. That late night or early morning contraceptive need now has a quick fix. UC Davis is offering students the morning after pill, condoms and pregnancy tests inside the convenience of a vending machine on ca

WFAA - 2017-09-24 19:43:14

Woman Dies After Fall From Parking Garage

Metro Dallas police are looking into how a woman fell from a parking garage early Sunday morning. Dallas Fire-Rescue was called to the garage at Watkins and Flora Streets at about 1 a.m. The woman was found unconscious and transported to a hospital where she died. Detectives interviewed witnesses wh

NBC DALLAS-FORT WORTH - 2017-09-24 18:43:07

Inside Texas Politics (9/24/17)

Republicans now are trying for a fourth time this summer to repeal the Affordable Care Act. They are racing to get it done by Saturday, September 30, 2017. Republican U. S. Representative John Ratcliffe, from Rockwall County, joined host Jason Whitely and Bud Kennedy of the Star-Telegram to discuss

WFAA - 2017-09-24 15:38:04