Dwaine Caraway: ‘I Ain’t No [expletive] Sixty-Five-Hundred-Dollar Negro.’
Dallas, TX - In 2010, Steve Thompson wrote a story for the DMN about Dwaine Caraway’s suspect accounting of money he spent in the fight to stop expanded sales of beer and wine in the city.
2018 T.G.I.F. Legislative Breakfast Series
Dallas, TX - Last week's August 3rd session of the BSWP's 2018 TGIF Breakfast Series with featured speaker Texas House Representative-elect (D-109) Hon. Carl Sherman produced a full house of more than 160 interested folks.
Man indicted in rape, kidnapping and robbery of UT-Arlington student
Arlington, TX - A Tarrant County jury indicted the man accused of kidnapping and raping a University of Texas at Arlington student at gunpoint in June. Joel Engobo Mambe, 20, had a gun and some of the victim's property on him when police arrested him June 21, Arlington police Chief Will Johnson said.
OnStar guides police to car used in Dallas crime spree
Dallas, TX - Many of you have seen the terrifying video of a group of juveniles suspected of jumping out of a Chevy Malibu early Sunday morning and robbing a Dallas couple at gunpoint. Jesus Najera knows what it's like to live it. "That's the same thing that happened to me," he said.
Ellis County forced annexation reform targets May 2019 ballot after falling short of signatures
Ellis County, TX - After missing the July deadline, Ellis County petitioners are more determined than ever to meet their next goal to restore voters’ right to choose whether cities can be forcibly annexed.
Six teens arrested for violent weekend Dallas crime spree
Dallas, TX - There is a new account of the violent weekend crime spree that ended with the arrests of six juveniles. A North Texas couple described being ambushed and beaten by three of the suspects. One of them loaded and pointed a shotgun at the victims.
Deputies find 5-acre pot-growing operation — with armed security dummy — south of Dallas
Navarro County, TX - Deputies in Central Texas used a drone to find a marijuana-growing operation that included about 10,000 plants and an armed security dummy.
Video Doorbells Are Gaining Popularity
Most consumers buy the video doorbells and security cameras for the people who come to the door and snatch delivery packages. There's more reasons though, such as seeing kids grab all the Halloween candy out of the bin in one big swoop.
Woman arrested for deadly hit-and-run accident in Grand Prairie
GRAND PRAIRIE, Texas - The hit-and-run driver who killed a North Texas cyclist is finally believed to be in police custody. Police issued an arrest warrant for 38-year-old Kallie Wright. She turned herself in to the Grand Prairie Police Department Tuesday night.
Sheriff: Person of interest identified in fatal hit-and-run on I-35 in Dallas
Dallas, TX - Authorities are searching for a person of interest and a vehicle involved in a hit-and-run crash on Interstate 35 in Dallas early Sunday that resulted in the death of a 27-year-old man, according to the sheriff's department.