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Decomposed body found floating in creek in southeast Dallas
The skeletal remains of a person were found floating in a creek Sunday morning near the McCommas Bluff Preserve in southeast Dallas.A resident in the 7300 block of Fairport Road called 911 about 9:20 a.m. after seeing the remains floating near his home in Elam Creek.The remains were badly decomposed
Woman in Wheelchair Hit, Killed
According to Dallas police, Carmen Carey, 56, was struck and killed while crossing an unmarked crosswalk on 9100 Forest Lane at 8:37 p.m. on Saturday.
Driver faces manslaughter in South Dallas crash that killed woman riding rental bike
A woman riding a rental bike in South Dallas was killed in a crash with a suspected drunken driver early Sunday, police said.The driver, identified by police as 22-year-old Jacob Albiar, was traveling fast eastbound in the 1100 block of South Riverfront Boulevard, east of Interstate 35E, about midni
Police investigating unexplained death at restaurant
FORNEY, Texas —Police are investigating a man's unexplained death after he was found unresponsive in the Chili's bathroom last night, law enforcement sources tell .At approximately 11:56 p.m., the Forney Police Department, Forney Fire Department, and CareFlite responded to the restaurant after the 2
McKinney Fire Department responds to 4 structure fires during storm
McKinney firefighters battle a house fire on Sunset Ridge. The home was completely destroyed, but the family was able to get out safely.The McKinney Fire Department (MFD) responded to seven lightning calls during the severe weather that rolled through Collin County Saturday night. That included four
School Welcomes Students With Positive Messages in Bathrooms
Phrases like, "Stand up for others even if you're standing alone" and, "She believed she could, so she did" are now painted on the once plain stalls at J.L. Long Middle School in Dallas ahead of the first day of school on Monday. (Published 6 hours ago)
Cowboys Pro Bowl RG Zack Martin will be ready for the season opener after knee scare
If he doesn’t play against the Cardinals, which is unlikely, he certainly won’t play against the Texans.
Dallas Says Its Health Inspection Scores Are Mostly Meaningless. Wait, What?
Let’s discuss Dallas restaurant inspection scores. In the pastwe’ve talked aboutthe inflation that plagues scores, and the workload that can set inspectors weeks behind schedule. But today we’ll stick to one very simple question, which doesn’t require any investigative digging.
3 dead, 4 hospitalized after crash on State Highway 121 in rural Collin County area
Three people are dead after a crash in a rural Collin County area near Anna on Saturday, officials said.Highway patrol troopers were called to the crash scene on State Highway 121 near County Road 581, northeast of Anna, around 6:45 p.m. Saturday, a spokesman for the Texas Department of Public Safet
DPS: Three dead after crash in Anna
Anna- Officials said three people are dead after a crash in Anna on Saturday.Troopers were called around 6:40 p.m. to a crash on Highway 121, near Country Road 581.Officials said a GMC pickup was traveling southbound on Highway 121 and a Honda Pilot was driving northbound when the pickup crossed int
Small plane with 3 people on board crashes at Addison Airport, officials say
A small plane with the three people on board crashed at the Addison Airport on Saturday afternoon, a city spokesperson said.All three people on board were taken to the hospital, including one that was taken by CareFlite helicopter. Their conditions were unknown.The Cessna C172 aircraft was taking of
Two dead in head-on collision in southeast Dallas
Two drivers were killed in a head-on collision Saturday morning in southeast Dallas.The driver of a 2004 white Chevy pickup truck was driving north on South Prairie Creek Road when it crossed the median and collided with a 2008 gray Chrysler at around 2 a.m., police said. Both drivers died at the sc
Severe storms developing across North Texas
The storms were bringing threats of heavy winds, and hail up to the size of quarters. The main track of the storm was heading west to east, across Denton County and northern parts of Dallas County.
Severe Storms, Heavy Rain Tear Through North Texas
–Strong storms, some of them severe, moved through North Texas Saturday evening, leaving behind damage and wet conditions for residents.
The 25-year-old who posed as Hillcrest High School student using interviews, infamy to sell his music
"Yougottawatch this," my son said as soon as I walked into the house. This was a couple of weeks back, after work. I hadn't closed the front door behind me, and already he was pleading: "No,really," said my 15-year-old. I could hear the TV cranked -- voices talking over each other, some cursing, a l
Large house fire in East Dallas
Crews were battling a large blaze at home near West Shore and Tokalon drives on Saturday night. (Video: Charlotte Huffman/WFAA)
Strong storms moving through North Texas
Storm damage was being reported in Plano, near Parker and Custer Roads, where trees had been knocked down. At one home, a greenhouse was knocked over.
Dallas Police Shooting Leaves Officer Injured & 1 Suspect Dead
DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM)– An officer involved shooting in Dallas, near North Jim Miller Road, has left a policeman injured and one suspect dead.
Rowlett City Council to consider ordinance that could reduce feral cat population, nuisance
Community Services Manager Maria Martinez presents data on unaltered cats and the benefits of Trap, Neuter/Spay, Release programs.
Dallas police investigating deadly head-on collision
PLEASANT GROVE- Two drivers were killed in a head-on collision in Dallas early Saturday morning.Police said it happened along Prairie Creek Road near Crawford Park around 2 a.m.Dallas police said the man driving north crossed the median, and slammed into the vehicle that was headed south.Both vehicl