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Body of Missing Man Found in Backyard Pool: Arlington Police

The body of a North Texas man who has been missing for three days was found Thursday evening, police said. Merlin Earl Butler, 67, was last seen early Monday morning near the independent living facility where he lived in the 1300 block of Quail Lane in Arlington. Butler's body was found in a backyar

NBC DALLAS-FORT WORTH - 2018-03-16 16:23:16

Couple arrested after CPS home visit

Weatherford-Parker County Special Crimes Unit arrested a Weatherford couple following a CPS (Child Protective Services) home visit. The initial investigation stemmed from an anonymous tip about drug use inside the home where a child was staying. Deputies arrived at a residence in the 5300-block of

WEATHERFORD DEMOCRAT - 2018-03-16 14:56:00

Dying in Dallas: A grandmother's heartbreak for her daughter's children

Nine-year-old Audrey was all eager to be on TV. She likes to dance like her mother. But behind the third grader's exuberance was a child grieving for her mother. Audrey spoke in a quiet voice as she held her mom's dog, Toby, tightly. "Every time I look in his eyes, I see mama's eyes," she said, her

WFAA - 2018-03-16 04:33:00

Chemical Plant Explodes Near Dallas Because Worker Drags His Shoe?

An explosion at Tri-Chem Industries plant in Cresson, Texas, roughly 50 miles southwest of Dallas, is thought to have been caused by a worker who dragged his foot along its factory floor. The Associated Press reported that "the worker who dragged his foot while chemicals were being mixed caught fire

THEHAYRIDE.COM - 2018-03-16 13:15:22

Miami pedestrian bridge collapses, killing four people, crushing cars

MIAMI - A newly installed 950-ton pedestrian bridge at Florida International University collapsed Thursday, crushing vehicles on a busy highway below and killing at least four people, officials said. First responders recovered at least four bodies from the scene, Miami-Dade County Fire Chief Dave Do

USA TODAY - 2018-03-15 18:41:22

Grapevine coach's road back from rock bottom after 2003 Baylor scandal

GRAPEVINE, Texas - A quiet high school gymnasium is the perfect place for Matt Sayman now. But 15 years ago, quiet this time of year was maddening. "My life is a lot like this gym. It's peaceful," Sayman said, on the court at Grapevine Faith Christian School where he now coaches. "Back in 2003, it

WFAA - 2018-03-17 01:12:00

Dallas ready to party at 2018 St. Patrick's Day Parade and Festival

Expect to see increased security at Saturday's St. Patrick's Day Parade and Festival in Dallas. Dallas police say there are no known threats, but they still want people to remain vigilant and report any suspicious activity to the officers who will be deployed in the area. The grand marshal for this

FOX4NEWS.COM - 2018-03-16 14:58:00

Blotter: Man arrested on warrants after police respond to two stalled vehicles

Denton police arrested a 21-year-old man on active warrants after they saw him standing near two cars that stalled at the stoplight near the intersection of West Oak Street and Carroll Boulevard, according to a police report. According to Denton police spokesman Bryan Cose, police first saw the man

DENTON RECORD-CHRONICLE - 2018-03-15 22:36:00

Dallas police: Suspect exposed himself, masturbated inside Target

DALLAS -- Police are needing your help identifying a suspect who allegedly exposed himself inside a Target in downtown Dallas. According to police, the incident happened on March 5 at about 1 p.m. at the store in the 2400 block of N. Haskell Avenue. The victim noticed the suspect, near the books an


Denton County jail improvements target drug presence among inmates, mental health treatment

Denton County Sheriff's Office investigators haven't been able to prove rumors that people throw ping-pong balls containing methamphetamine into the Denton County Jail's open-air recreation areas. The rumors surfaced during investigations into inmates found with small amounts of meth, which is the

DENTON RECORD-CHRONICLE - 2018-03-16 00:55:00

Man dies in East Oak Cliff shooting; suspect flees

A man was fatally shot at an apartment complex in East Oak Cliff on Thursday morning, Dallas police said. It happened around 10:20 p.m. in the 2700 block of East Ledbetter Drive. The victim was taken to a hospital in critical condition and died later, police said. The suspect fled and police are sti

DALLAS NEWS - 2018-03-15 11:57:21

Judge dismisses lawsuit of Irving clock boy's dad

A judge has dismissed with prejudice a lawsuit filed by the father of a Muslim boy arrested after taking a homemade clock to his Irving school. The decision Tuesday by U.S. District Judge Sam Lindsay of Dallas means that Mohamed Elhassan Mohamed's lawsuit cannot be refiled again based on the same cl

FOX7AUSTIN.COM - 2018-03-15 14:47:00

Best Things To Do in Dallas This Weekend

Friday The name Nat King Cole brings to mind smoky jazz standards and vintage Christmas memories, but the artist is so much more. Beyond his enormous cultural reach, Cole's songbook is immense and includes more than 100 hits, many of which were firmly in the pop realm, not jazz. The Dallas Symphony

DALLAS OBSERVER - 2018-03-15 22:03:00

Denton County Sheriff Ashamed After "Arrest Of One Of Our Own"

(credit: Tarrant County Jail) DENTON (CBSDFW.COM) - Officials revealed Wednesday that a sergeant with the Denton County Sheriff's Office has been arrested on child sex charges. In a press release statement Sheriff Tracy Murphree said Patrol Sergeant West Jordan was arrested on Tuesday by the Tarrant


Elm Fork running high as Corps releases water from Lewisville Lake

Two weeks after record February rainfall in the DFW area, Lewisville Lake is on its way back down after cresting just a couple inches over the 525-foot mark. As of Wednesday afternoon, it was 523.29 feet and falling, on track to reach the 522 conservation pool level by Sunday. The U.S. Army Corps of


Child dies in rollover crash on I-30 in Fort Worth

A child died in an SUV rollover on a Fort Worth interstate Wednesday morning. The crash was reported just after 10:30 a.m. on the westbound lanes of Interstate 30 near Bridgewood Drive. The child was pronounced dead at the scene, according to MedStar, and three other people were injured. None of the


Arlington Convention Center to be renovated into high-tech esports arena

The city of Arlington wants to build what it hopes will become another destination spot for sports fan by investing in the future of professional competitive video gaming. The city plans to transform the Arlington Convention Center into a state-of-the-art esports arena through a $10 million private-