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1 hr ago | Dallas Morning News
Sen. John Cornyn on Tuesday embraced rape survivor Lavinia Masters, who discussed the attack she suffered at her West Dallas home at age 13. Sen. John Cornyn called Tuesday for Congress to renew a federal program that gives grant money to local law enforcement agencies to help battle a backlog of untested rape kit examinations.
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6 hrs ago | Dallas Morning News
Crime scene investigators processed a car after the armed driver was shot and killed by police Monday.
10 hrs ago | Dallas Observer
For all the roiling arguments surrounding Dallas ISD -- over governance and closing achievement gaps and teacher pay and whatever else two adults might possibly disagree on -- there's one topic over which there is little debate: Dallas ISD does magnet schools right.
11 hrs ago | CBS Local
School officials discovered spray-painted profanity on the outside walls of Sarah Zumwalt Middle School in south Dallas recently.
12 hrs ago | WFAA-TV Dallas
On June 6, 2010, the victim, Juanita Martinez, was killed in the 1330 block of Maham Road, according to the Dallas Police Department.
16 hrs ago | Dallas Morning News
An armed robber was shot in the hand Monday night at a West Dallas convenience store but still manage to get away with $300 in cash.
20 hrs ago | Dallas Observer
For a city run by a former librarian for most of the past decade, Dallas' libraries haven't gotten a lot of love.
A downtown Dallas developer envisions an eight-level parking structure that would be covered with a massive media screen.
Apartment builder Wood Partners has completed the purchase of land in downtown Dallas where it will start work soon on an apartment community.
Actress Ann-Margret with director Gil Cates Jr., right, are interviewed at the Dallas International Film Festival red carpet for the film Lucky on April 01, 2011 at Victory Park outside of WFAA Studios in Dallas.
Sources said an armed suspect was shot and wounded by SWAT officers after a police pursuit that ended in a standoff in the parking lot of the Southwest Center Mall.
With its reclaimed wood, communal picnic tables, and an American flag made out of beer cans, you could say the atmosphere at The Rustic is yuppie-meets-cowboy.
Police say that Benjamin Kevin Newman was drunk when he left The Hangout Patio Bar in Plano on Thursday night.
I don't think anyone would dispute that Easter dinner tends to be on the blander end of the holiday food spectrum, but an association with salted ham and boiled eggs certainly doesn't help matters.
On April 7, I posted an item about an op-ed written by Michael Morris of NCTCOG and Bill Hale of TxDOT.
With spring in full swing, visitors and Dallas residents alike should be taking in the sights of the beautiful lanscape and gardens at the Dallas Arboretum .
Chatter is the first thing you notice in Josh Newton's class at Townview High School's Science and Engineering Magnet.
Dallas police have arrested a second man in connection with the February fatal shootings of two men in Far East Dallas.