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Frisco man who wanted business back arrested in murder-for-hire plot, officials say

A Frisco man suspected in a murder-for-hire plot against his former business partner was arrested Friday and is in federal custody, officials announced. Eskandar Molavi, 69, is charged with one count of solicitation of kidnapping and one count of attempted kidnapping, Erin Nealy Cox, the U.S. Attor

DALLAS NEWS - 2018-03-20 22:57:32

Blotter: Two hospitalized after crash on I-35E in Denton

A woman's head appeared to be "deformed and caved in" after a single-car crash early Monday morning in Denton in the 2400 block of southbound Interstate 35E, according to Denton police spokesman Shane Kizer. Kizer said the woman and male driver were both taken to Medical City Denton, but said he did

DENTON RECORD-CHRONICLE - 2018-03-20 22:31:31

Tiny tiger cub, Kylo Ren, born at North Texas sanctuary

A tiny white tiger cub has been born in Texas after his parents were rescued earlier this year. The cub, named Kylo Ren, was born on March 6 at the In-Sync Exotics Wildlife Rescue in Wylie, northeast of Dallas-Fort Worth. (The sanctuary's founder is a Star Wars fan, as you might've guessed.) Kylo R

DALLAS NEWS - 2018-03-20 18:30:47

Gunshot victim causes fatal crash in Dallas

DALLAS - What began as an accident investigation in Dallas is now a homicide investigation. Dallas police the fatal crash happened Sunday around 10:30 p.m. A Dodge Charger was speeding on Scyene Road near Jim Miller Road in southeast Dallas. The driver of the Charger lost control and collided head-o

FOX4NEWS.COM - 2018-03-19 14:42:00

Murder trial begins for gang member, ex-Euless Trinity lineman in killing of Hurst woman

In 2005, George E. Folau basked in the glory of a state football championship as a lineman for Euless Trinity High School. He was an all-district offensive tackle that year, and he graduated from Trinity in 2006. Monday afernoon, jury selection begins in Folau's murder trial in Criminal District Cou

FORT WORTH STAR-TELEGRAM - 2018-03-19 17:52:00

Poor Richard's Finds New Life - and Old Regulars - After Former Owner's Child Porn Arrest

Under new ownership, Poor Richard's Cafe is getting over Richard Butterly. On a Saturday morning at Poor Richard's Cafe in Plano, it's business as usual. In the more than 30 years this local institution has been serving breakfast and lunch, very little has changed - except its ownership. In fact, th

DALLAS OBSERVER - 2018-03-20 15:18:30

Brockovich To Visit Plano As City, Water District Seek To Reassure Residents About Drinking Water

PLANO (CBSDFW.COM) - Environmental activist Erin Brockovich said on Facebook she intends to come to Plano April 5 to meet with residents concerned about their drinking water. Erin Brockovich (Facebook: Erin Brockovich) Her announcement comes as the city of Plano sought to reassure the public its dri

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2018-03-20 18:51:35

Denison woman who made up rape, kidnapping story sentenced to probation

SHERMAN, Tex. (KXII) - The Denison woman who pleaded guilty to making up a story that three black men kidnapped and raped her last year was sentenced to 8 years probation, over $8,000 in restitution, and to pay another $2,000 in court fines on Tuesday. Breana Harmon, 19, pleaded guilty to two count

KXII.COM - 2018-03-20 22:36:00

Another explosion reported in Austin

Another explosion was reported Tuesday evening in Austin, officials said. Police, fire and EMS officials responded to the 9600 block of Brodie Lane, near West Slaughter Lane, in south Austin where one person was reportedly injured, according to Austin-Travis County EMS. The severity of the injurie

DALLAS NEWS - 2018-03-21 00:24:28

Cheap and Free Things to Do in Dallas This Week

Tuesday At Three Links, CoLab has a daunting weekly task: perform an improvisational hip-hop show. The Dallas collective combines funk, soul, R&B and hip-hop to create an unexpected fusion sound with its talented arsenal of musicians. But above all else, it prides itself on the "ass-shakin'" effect

DALLAS OBSERVER - 2018-03-20 09:00:00

First-grader takes unloaded BB gun to Southlake elementary school

A first-grader took an unloaded Airsoft BB gun to a Southlake elementary school Monday morning, police say. School officials and a resource officer were notified after the 7-year-old showed the BB gun to other students, Southlake police said. No threat was made, Carroll ISD officials said. Because o

DALLAS NEWS - 2018-03-19 17:50:17

Suspicious package prompts evacuation of Sherman neighborhood

SHERMAN, Tex (KXII) - Sherman Police are evacuating a neighborhood after a suspicious package was found in a neighborhood Tuesday morning. Police tell us a woman who lives in the 1700 block of West Cypress Grove called police to report a suspicious package had arrived at her home that she had not o

KXII.COM - 2018-03-20 17:25:00

2 Dead After Shooting, Head-On Collision in Dallas

Metro A man who was driving a car while wounded from a shooting struck another vehicle head-on, killing the other driver Sunday night in Dallas, police say. According to police, first responders were called to a reported shooting at the intersection of Scyene Road and Jim Miller Road at about 10:16


Blotter: Woman blacks out from assault before running to Denton fire station for help

A woman said she blacked out several times Sunday while her husband beat her in a car as they drove down the interstate in Denton, according to a police report. The woman, 32, was eventually able to run for help at a nearby fire station in the 4200 block of Vintage Boulevard before she was taken to

DENTON RECORD-CHRONICLE - 2018-03-19 22:13:07

Plano City Council, Water District to Discuss Water Concerns Tuesday

Leaders in Plano will meet with the city's water provider Tuesday night to discuss growing public concerns about the water's safety. In recent weeks, some residents have complained of a chlorine-like smell coming from their water. Others have expressed fears over a social media post written by celeb

NBC DALLAS-FORT WORTH - 2018-03-20 18:01:42

Blotter: Woman accused of shoplifting had six warrants

A loss prevention employee at Walmart on Loop 288 told police a woman had put clothing inside her purse and attempted to leave the store without paying for the items. The woman was also found to have six active warrants from Denton police for driving-related offenses, according to a police report. S


Authorities investigating suspicious box at Grand Prairie High School

Authorities were investigating after a suspicious box was found outside Grand Prairie High School on Monday morning. Grand Prairie ISD spokesman Sam Buchmeyer told KXAS-TV (NBC5) that the front entrance of the school was blocked off as a precautionary measure while police worked to clear a "box of u

DALLAS NEWS - 2018-03-19 14:51:26

Van Alstyne man killed in motorcycle wreck

ANNA, Texas (KXII) A Van Alstyne man is dead after a motorcycle wreck Saturday morning. It happened on US Highway 75 Southbound between Mantua Rd and FM 455. We're told it involved an SUV carrying a family of 7 from out of state. Two children were taken to the hospital with non-life threatening inj


19-Year-Old Arrested, Charged In Fatal St. Patrick's Day Shooting

Jaquan DeShawn Marray Griggs (photo credit: Garland Police Department) Jaquan DeShawn Marray Griggs, 19, faces a murder charge in the death of Quintuis Amos, 22. Griggs turned himself in after speaking with detectives. He's currently held in the Garland Detention Center with bond is set at $1,000,00

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2018-03-19 14:44:11

Denton County Deputy Arrested for Child Sex Crime

A Denton County sheriff's patrol sergeant posted a Craigslist advertisement looking for a "needy twink" who wanted to have sex, according to investigators who arrested the officer on charges of solicitation of a minor. "I'm near UNT," 46-year-old Weston Jordan wrote in an ad posted Tuesday. "I will

DALLAS OBSERVER - 2018-03-19 17:35:00