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Apartment tenant fatally shoots one of three suspects in east Oak Cliff home invasion attempt

The victim shot one of the suspects, who died at the scene, while the other two fled on foot, police said.

DALLAS NEWS - 2018-08-16 13:38:10

Dallas police need help identifying body found in Trinity River

The man was wearing a red Texas Rangers shirt, dark-colored boxer shorts, and a black sock on his left foot.

CW33 NEWSFIX - 2018-08-16 15:09:10

Texas couple races against time to treat son's rare disease

McKINNEY, Texas (AP) — Ever since doctors diagnosed his son with a rare disease, Doug Woleben has spent every evening on his computer, searching for a way to save the 6-year-old's life.He has mastered the foreign language of medical literature, corresponded with drug companies, flown his family long

ELPASOINC.COM - 2018-08-16 15:55:12

Officer wounded, suspect dead in Pleasant Grove shootout

DALLAS – A Dallas police officer was wounded in a shootout in Pleasant Grove Friday morning.According toDallas News, the officer was responding to an incident that occurred at Jim Miller and Military Parkway. There had been reports of two men with guns in the area.He was shot in the leg after confro

CW33 NEWSFIX - 2018-08-17 15:40:40

Woman missing from west Oak Cliff may be confused, police say

Lanell Harrison-Wiley, who police say may be confused, was last seen between 7 and 8 a.m. Friday in the 4000 block of Shady Hollow Lane, near Doris Berry Park.Harrison-Wiley was wearing brown glasses, blue jeans and an orange or green shirt, police said. She is 5 feet 6 inches tall, weighs 130 pound

DALLAS NEWS - 2018-08-17 17:55:35

Dallas officer shot, suspect injured

DALLAS — A Dallas police officer has been transported to Baylor University Medical Center with a gunshot wound to the leg, according to a source.The officer is expected to recover."We are happy to say that the injured officer is in stable condition and is in good spirits at the hospital," read a twe

WFAA - 2018-08-17 11:54:58

Car wasn’t threat to police, teens who saw officer kill Jordan Edwards testify

When Eric Knight watched a news conference conducted by the Balch Springs police chief the day after an officershot and killed an unarmed 15-year-old boy, Knight decided he needed to come forward.“(Chief Jonathan Haber) made a statement that a car was accelerating backward, trying to hit a police of

FORT WORTH STAR-TELEGRAM - 2018-08-17 14:52:00

Free new skate park opens in Plano

PLANO, Texas- After years of planning and work, Plano’s first skate park is open.

FOX4NEWS.COM - 2018-08-17 15:43:00

Man found guilty of robbing Uptown bank just 1 day after being paroled on bank robbery charge

A 47-year-old man has been found guilty of robbing an Uptown bank one day after his release from prison for another Dallas bank robbery.Derrick Adrian Johnson was convicted by Monday by a federal jury.Authorities say Johnson donned a painter’s jumpsuit and put a towel over his face when he robbed th

DALLAS NEWS - 2018-08-16 17:00:00

Suspicious 'ticking' package in downtown Dallas was a buzzing computer motherboard, officials say 

Updated at 1:45 p.m.:Revised to include more details from the scene.Dallas Fire-Rescue crews have cleared the scene downtown after a suspicious "ticking" package was found Thursday, officials say.The packaged turned out to be a buzzing computer motherboard, Fire-Rescue spokesman Jason Evans said.A D

DALLAS NEWS - 2018-08-16 18:21:00

Plano police looking for hit-and-run driver who injured woman in July

While she was searching for the item, the suspect's car drove by, hitting the open car door and striking the woman, who suffered numerous injuries, police said.

DALLAS NEWS - 2018-08-16 15:27:24

Garland business fights back against Yelp 'fake reviews'

GARLAND, Texas -- There’s a good chance you are one of the more than 70 million people using Yelp to find a restaurant, salon, or a yoga studio. It’s how a lot of people are introduced toGarland’s Shakti Yoga Center.

WFAA - 2018-08-16 03:19:19

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.

STARLOCALMEDIA.COM - 2018-08-16 21:00:00

Attorneys for cop who killed 15-year-old Jordan Edwards ask appeals court to halt murder trial a day before it starts

Oliver is charged with murder and four counts of aggravated assault by a public servant for shooting into a car full of teenagers, killing Jordan, in April 2017.


Witnesses, Police Save Woman From Kidnapping In Old East Dallas

According to a statement from police, officers were flagged down in the 4100 block of North Central Service Road and North Carroll Avenue, where a woman said she had been kidnapped from the Walgreen's store at 5001 Ross Avenue by a man she knew.

PATCH - 2018-08-15 21:42:54

Murder trial begins for former Balch Springs officer accused of killing 15-year-old

“Police every day have to make split-second decisions. That’s not what happened that night. The defendant, Roy Oliver was angry,” he said.

FOX4NEWS.COM - 2018-08-16 16:04:00

Bodycam footage leading up to Balch Springs slaying contradicts ex-officer’s account

Oliver ison trial in Dallason a charge of murdering Jordan Edwards, an African-American freshman who played football at his high school in Balch Springs, as he left a party on April 29, 2017.

FORT WORTH STAR-TELEGRAM - 2018-08-16 13:55:00

Dallas Police Trying To ID Body Found In River

If anyone knows the identity of this person, they are encouraged to contact Detective Walton, #8479 at 214-671-3632 or christopher.walton@dallascityhall.com.


Apartment developer at Plano Marine takes early steps toward 380-unit project | Community Impact Newspaper

The city is clearing the way for hundreds of additional residential units south of downtown Plano, approving tax funding to assist with a long-planned, 380-unit residential project at the Plano Marine.The Plano City Council on Aug. 13 approved an agreement with the developer to provide $423,000 in f

COMMUNITYIMPACT.COM - 2018-08-15 21:35:15

New grades for Texas schools released today. How did your district do?

Today the state unveiled its controversial newacademic accountability systemthat showed nearly half of North Texas school districts received an A or B grade.Among nearly 160 school districts and charter operators in the area, 39 earned the top A grade including Highland Park, Coppell and Sunnyvale i