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A man and a woman went into the water after their sailboat capsized in the lake. The woman returned, but the man has not.
Dallas - The fight against Texas Senate Bill four escalated to the national stage this week when hundreds of Latino elected officials from across the U.S.
Ross Ramsey, co-founder and executive editor of the Texas Tribune, discussed what a growing Hispanic population means for the political landscape in Texas. Ramsey also ... From the right, Wade Emmert, former chair of the Dallas County Republican party.
Shane Stewart gave his father a hug before heading out to watch Fourth of July fireworks with his girlfriend, Sally McNelly. His father told him to be home by 11 p.m.. The next day, Shane's copper-colored Camaro was found near a lake in San Angelo ...
Investigators with the Texas Rangers and the Tom Green County Sheriff's Office say that they found personal writings "specific to the offense of murder" that included Shane and Sally's names, as well as three audio tapes with "SS" written on them ...
Bell County Justice of the peace Claudia Brown is being accused of a conflict of interest after arraigning her own son on a misdemeanor DWI charge...
A grand jury indicted Mr. Oliver on two counts of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon by a public servant, the Dallas County district attorney said on Friday. Mr. Oliver was fired from the Balch Springs police Department after he shot and killed ...
On Friday, the Texas Rangers and a Dallas-based senior federal special agent conducted a final interview with Randolph, where she implicated herself in her children's deaths.
FAYETTEVILLE (KFSM) - Victor Hugo Alvarez-Real is in custody in Texas. He's the former Univision Arkansas host who is accused of raping a 7-year-old girl, according to Washington County Circuit Court documents.
Dallas' next police chief will be chosen from eight finalists who include chiefs from Seattle and Los Angeles and three high-ranking members of Dallas police ...
A Parker County mother was on facebook while her 6-month-old daughter drowned in the bathtub last week, officials said.
Dallas - A canine flu outbreak that has sickened thousands of dogs has spread to North Texas. A spokesperson from Merck Animal Health says according to an IDEXX report there are three confirmed cases in Dallas County. The Texas A&M Veterinary ...
Dallas County commissioners across the board expressed concern Tuesday about a miscalculation on property tax revenue that led to a $13 million budget shortfall.
Updated at 9:33 a.m. with additional details, and to reflect that the chase appears to have been only in Denton County, not in Dallas County as previously reported. A motorcyclist reached speeds up to 120 mph while trying to outrun authorities late ...
One woman fled across state lines, tired of the fractured ribs and broken leases, of pulling her kids out of school -- four times in semester -- sick of how her husband, whose job it was to protect people, used his hands instead to harm her.
Dallas County made a major error in estimating its property tax revenue and is now $13 million short of what county leaders expected to have to pay the bills.
A four-year-old girl was flown to the hospital Sunday afternoon after she was bitten by her family's pit bull in Farmersville.
The constable, Tyron Davis, must surrender his peace officer license and resign his office. In return, he will not face any additional jail time.
Eleven-year-old Dirrell Osteen's two-word question to his father was cloaked in innocence. "June what?" he asked Shannon Osteen, 45, as the Oak Cliff youth leaned up from a red beanbag chair at the Martin Luther King Community Center branch library in ...
Eight health insurers have formally exited Texas' individual market for health coverage, a blow to competition in the Obamacare insurance exchange north of Dallas, in Cooke, Fannin and Grayson counties along the Texas-Oklahoma border. Statewide ...
While that could be bad news for Texas counties that have less money than Dallas County, Ragsdale says that expertise is as important if not more than resources.
Some poor people who are arrested in Dallas County must now wait in jail for about a week longer before release than they would have in the past, officials said Friday.
"Somebody tell Katy Perry that." Lahren said that the nation's political climate poses a challenge for her and others who share her ideology.
This has far-reaching implications in Texas, which locks up more people who don't pay fines and tickets than any other state - although the Supreme Court decades ago found it unconstitutional to throw people in jail for not being able to pay fines.
He attended the University of Texas at Austin and went to Baylor University's law school before working as a prosecutor for legendary Dallas County District Attorney Henry Wade. Lewis was also a Federal PRosecutor who went on to do defense work ...
It's here, in the Republican strongholds of the north, west and east, that Democrats hope to unseat up to seven GOP lawmakers.
While Huffines' bill to shut down the district didn't pass, on Thursday Abbott signed Senate Bill 2065, which calls for Dallas County voters to decide the fate of Dallas County schools in an election this November. Leatha Mullins, the interim ...
Celebrate dad this Father's Day by taking him out for a day he'll remember for years to come. We've compiled a list of 8 places to go and things to do Sunday, ...
According to The Texas Department of Public Safety, the office hours are resuming extended business hours.
Texas Gov. Greg Abbott Thursday signed legislation giving voters a say in the future of beleaguered school bus agency Dallas County schools. Abbott signed Senate Bill 1566 and Senate Bill 2065, which contain provisions that could put the future of the ...
"They didn't infiltrate our system," said Toni Pippins-Poole, the county's elections administrator. "They couldn't get in.
Austin (CBS11) - Governor Greg Abbott signed a bill Thursday that could potentially abolish Dallas County schools. The cash-strapped agency provides ...
NBC 5 Investigates has learned The Texas Rangers and the FBI are asking questions about the financial crisis at Dallas County schools. The Texas Rangers, an elite state law enforcement agency that investigates public corruption cases, among other ...
Texas Gov. Greg Abbott signed SB 2118 into law on Monday, which now allows the Dallas County Community College District to offer a bachelor's degree in early childhood education making this its first four-year degree.
Russian hackers took aim at Dallas County's Web servers, possibly trying to access voter registration rolls, before the November presidential election, officials said Wednesday.
According to DCCCD, this is part of an effort to make up for a shortage of more than 4,000 early-childhood education teachers in Dallas County. DCCCD will work with the Texas higher education Coordinating Board and the Southern Association of Colleges ...
A Texas police chief has been cleared of racial allegations in the arrest of the 2016 Miss Black Texas US Ambassador last month, but her attorney...
With the winners of three Dallas runoff races confirmed Sunday night, the City Council is facing a major shift in its political dynamics.
Authorities are searching for an inmate who escaped after walking away from his work detail Monday morning in Waxahachie.
Justice of the peace Precinct 1 Judge Quincy Beavers came to the jail, held an inquest and ordered an autopsy to be performed at the Southwestern Institute of Forensic science, Dallas County Medical Examiner's Office. Hernandez had been arrested on ...
Dallas -- Hundreds marched down Cedar Springs in Dallas on Sunday night to mark the one year remembrance of the deadliest mass shooting in U.S.
A Smith County jail inmate was found hanging inside his cell just after midnight Monday.
One of Texas' most-wanted fugitives - a man convicted of aggravated robbery in Dallas County - was arrested in Georgia last week.
The 2017 Runoff election results are coming in, and many cities already have a new mayor or new city council members.
A report released Friday by the credit rating agency Moody's paints a dire picture of the future of Dallas County schools.
A 19-year-old woman from Central Texas has been arrested after authorities say she left her two young daughters in a vehicle for 15 hours, which resulted in their deaths.
"Our local administrative judge is the person who will be handling, sort of shepherding, the assignment of the case," said Bowman, who added that Olen Underwood, the regional presiding judge for Harris and 34 other counties in southeast Texas, would ...
Dallas County elections officials say at least 17 people listed as deceased applied for a ballot to vote in the May local elections.
Investigators say a Pontiac Grand Prix was headed north on Texas 121 when the driver slowed down for an unknown reason. A red Dodge pickup ... Texas Sky Ranger flies above a multi-vehicle crash in Collin County Tuesday, June 6, 2017. Authorities said ...
Charged With DWI After Crash in Dallas Texas State Rep. Charged With ... Center in Dallas. The representative was arrested on suspicion of driving while intoxicated, a Class B misdemeanor, and booked into the Dallas County Jail at 3:38 a.m., police said.





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