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Girl Pushed by McKinney Officer Settles for $150K

The attorney for a 16-year-old girl who was seen on video being slammed to the ground by a McKinney police officer at a pool party in 2015 held a press conference discussing a federal lawsuit filed on behalf of the teen. (Published Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2017)

NBC DALLAS-FORT WORTH - 2018-06-22 14:42:11

Texas Girl Who Was Slammed to the Ground By Police at a Pool Party in 2015 Wins Settlement [Video] | lovebscott.com

The family of Dajerria Becton, who was 15 years old back in 2015 when she was captured on video getting wrestled to the ground by then-McKinney, Texas, Police Officer Eric Casebolt, has reached a settlement with the officer and the city of McKinney ina federal lawsuit.

LOVEBSCOTT.COM - 2018-06-21 17:43:32

Storms Possible North Of Metroplex This Evening And Overnight

MCKINNEY, TX — Strong storms capable of producing damaging winds and hail could impact residents living north of the Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex Friday evening into Saturday.The National Weather Service warns isolated storms north of the line formed by Athens, McKinney and Graham. Additional storms

PATCH - 2018-06-22 17:11:54

Thief gets away with $90k in jewelry from lockers at Lifetime Fitness gyms

Police are looking for a man who they believe has stolen $90,000 in jewelry from Lifetime Fitness locations in Colleyville, Dallas and Plano.The thefts first happened at a Dallas location in 2016 and have occurred at least five times since then, Colleyville police spokeswoman Hillary Wreay said. The

DALLAS NEWS - 2018-06-22 18:29:00

Man Arrested For Allegedly Sexually Assaulting Women In Public

Police say Treshawn Robinson, 23, was hiding in the bushes near the apartment pool recording 16-year-old girls when he was arrested.

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2018-06-22 15:38:47

City of Garland temporarily closes popular park this July 4th

The park, which was intended to be a small picnic area, has been drawing large crowds to its lakeside location.

WFAA - 2018-06-22 23:06:46

Plano-area opioid prescription rates fall, but authorities say problem remains | Community Impact Newspaper

The national rise of opioid overdose deaths has not been felt as heavily in North Texas, but substance abuse prevention officials say more work needs to be done to address the effects of addiction.The number of deaths nationally from opioid overdoses climbed to 42,000 in 2016, according to the Cente

COMMUNITYIMPACT.COM - 2018-06-22 16:59:02

Former ER doctor and 2 nurses found guilty of $13 million health care fraud

Friday's convictions are the latest in a series of prosecutions in North Texas as part of the government's crackdown on home health care fraud.The most notable case, involving formerRockwall physician Jacques Roy, wrapped up last August when a federal judge in Dallas sentenced him to 35 years in pri

DALLAS NEWS - 2018-06-22 18:18:00

Mayor Can’t Resist More Racist Blabber As Settlement Is Reached in Cop Rage Incident

The family of Dajerria Becton, who was 15 when a cop slammed her to the ground at a pool party, has received $184,850 in a settlement. But recent comments from the mayor suggest the city has more work to do.

DIVERSITYINC - 2018-06-21 12:54:40

Settlement Reached in McKinney Pool Party Dispute

McKINNEY, Texas (AP) – A bikini-clad black teenager who was shoved to the ground by a white Texas police officer has settled a federal lawsuit against him and the city of McKinney for almost $150,000.

WBAP.COM - 2018-06-22 12:33:39

Couple engaged after airline finds lost bag with ring

FRISCO, Texas (AP) — A couple were finally engaged after an airline lost their luggage that had the engagement ring inside.Ben Adams and Elizabeth Kahle were returning from Europe when their Iceland-based WOW flight to Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport was re-routed to Kennedy airport in New Y

ELPASOINC.COM - 2018-06-22 11:17:00

EB I-30 Closed in Rockwall Due to Police Activity

All eastbound lanes of Interstate 30 are closed in Rockwall due to police activity.The backup extends from the Village Road/Horizon Road bridge west over Lake Ray Hubbard.There is no indication when the road will reopen.Drivers can divert west of the lake, north on the President George Bush Turnpike


Social media helps catch suspected car thief in McKinney

MCKINNEY, Texas -- Kristian Parsons had just moved to McKinney more than a year ago because she had heard so many good things about the city. She never thought she would be a victim of auto theft one Sunday morning. It wasn't just any car, but her new Dodge Challenger.


Amoretto Italian Restaurant opens on Spring Creek Parkway in Plano | Community Impact Newspaper

Amoretto Italian Restaurant opened in mid-bay at 101 W. Spring Creek Parkway, Ste. 734, Plano. The family-owned Italian restaurant offers dishes like lasagna, fettuccine Alfredo and pizza. 214-501-3853.

COMMUNITYIMPACT.COM - 2018-06-22 00:00:00

A lucky customer won a $2 million lottery ticket at a Howe gas station

"I just can't hardly believe it. And then to win two million in the store that I am standing in right now? Its just crazy. Just unbelievable," said Robert McKinnis

KXII.COM - 2018-06-21 17:47:00

Couple finally get engaged after airline lost luggage with ring

Ben Adams and Elizabeth Kahle went on the trip of a lifetime. What she didn’t know is she was going to get the proposal of a lifetime- until the airline lost their luggage- where Ben was hiding the ring! Their story at 10 on@wfaaWFAA.pic.twitter.com/4N8DCGQYCF— Monica Hernandez (@MHernandezWFAA)June

VANCOUVER SUN - 2018-06-22 11:53:11

Man stabbed at mobile home park

Wylie Police ask that anyone with information about an assault Wednesday night, June 20, at Glen Knoll Mobile Home Park contact the department.


Plans for Garland's Firewheel include a hotel in the town center's middle section

Plans for Garland's Firewheel Town Center include a hotel, a use that developers are adding to shopping centers to boost traffic and make them more of a destination. Simon Property Group, which owns Firewheel, said a Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott is planned, but no date was released.

DALLAS NEWS - 2018-06-21 12:30:00

Walmart loses appeal over $1.39M award to woman injured by falling box at Farmers Branch store

An appeals court denied an appeal from Walmart to toss out a verdict awarding $1.39 million to a Texas woman injured by merchandise that fell from a shelf.Dawn Bishop was shopping at a Walmart in Farmers Branch in July 2012 when a box that she estimated weighed 15 pounds fell on her head.After the i

DALLAS NEWS - 2018-06-21 17:25:00

Man seen “joking” with officer after causing fatal crash

Even after learning that one of the other people involved in a serious crash was “badly injured,” the man suspected of causing the crash showed no signs of remorse.According to the probable cause affidavit for James Taylor Sikora, who is being charged with intoxication manslaughter, Sikora was “joki

STARLOCALMEDIA.COM - 2018-06-21 18:34:00