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Vacant Seat at Dallas City Hall After Dwaine Caraway’s Guilty Plea


August 10, 2018

Dallas City Council Members expressed sadness about the corruption charges over which Dwaine Caraway resigned Thursday and pleaded guilty. They hope actions by the long time Councilman will not taint the rest of Dallas City Hall. “We need to have good honest government. We need to have it. Simple as that,” said Councilman Kevin Felder. Felder’s district is adjacent to …

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24 Hours, 48 Taquerias to Raise Awareness for Artist, Musician Mental Health


August 10, 2018

A Dallas man who lost his son to a heroin overdose is on a mission to help artists and musicians who struggle with addiction, depression, suicidal thoughts and mental health issues. Jon Daniel is spending 24 hours eating at 48 taquerias for one good cause. He is raising money and awareness for Dallas-based Foundation 45. “Foundation 45 provides free support …

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Star Witness Against Manafort Admits Embezzlement, Returns to Stand Tuesday


August 7, 2018

One day after coming face-to-face in federal court with his longtime boss, Rick Gates returns to the witness stand as the government’s star witness in the financial fraud trial of President Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman. Gates, in hours of hugely anticipated testimony, calmly acknowledged having embezzled hundreds of thousands of dollars from Paul Manafort and said the two had …

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‘I will keep fighting’: Demi Lovato breaks silence after reported overdose


August 6, 2018

In a statement on Instagram, Lovato thanked her fans and family. Demi Lovato is breaking her silence for the first time since being hospitalized for a possible overdose last month. The 25-year-old songstress thanked God, her fans, her family and the hospital staff at Cedars-Sinai, “who have been by my side the entire time,” in a message shared Sunday on her Instagram account. …

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Mike goes 1-on-1 with Cowboys great Tony Romo


August 6, 2018

WFAA’s Mike Leslie sat down for a 1-on-1 interview with Cowboys legend Tony Romo, to talk about his Cowboys career, how it came to an end, what he thinks about the 2018 Cowboys, Dez Bryant’s release, and more. source: AP

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All but 6 driveable cars removed from Irving parking garage; shoring done


August 6, 2018

The remaining cars, along with debris, will have to be removed with a crane, according to the Irving Fire Department. Crane work is expected to begin later in the week. Author: WFAA Staff Published: 5:55 PM CDT August 5, 2018 Updated: 5:56 PM CDT August 5, 2018 All but six driveable cars have been removed from the Irving parking garage that collapsed twice …

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Woman hit and killed by car while waiting at DART bus stop


August 6, 2018

The crash happened about 2:30 p.m. just north of Buckner Boulevard and Peavy Road, DART spokesman Mark Ball said. DALLAS — A woman who was waiting at a DART bus stop in East Dallas was hit and killed by a car Sunday afternoon, officials said. The crash happened about 2:30 p.m. just north of Buckner Boulevard and Peavy Road, DART spokesman …

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Are tech titans teetering atop the market?


August 6, 2018

NEW YORK: Silicon Valley giants have become a gargantuan force on Wall Street, as demonstrated by Apple recently topping $1 trillion in stock-market valuation. But should we fear that a new tech bubble is ready to burst? Here are some questions and answers about the sector: – What does the tech sector represent on Wall Street? Apple ended the formal …

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Houston-Area Man Suspected of Fatally Stabbing His 2 Children


August 6, 2018

Authorities sayJean Pierre Ndossoka, who is suspected of fatally stabbing his two children in Houston, has been hospitalized after police found him with a self-inflicted gunshot wound in his car. Authorities say a man suspected of fatally stabbing his two children in Houston has been hospitalized after police found him with a self-inflicted gunshot wound in his car. Houston police …

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