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Kindergartner left alone on FWISD bus for 5 hours; How could this happen?


November 2, 2018

FORT WORTH, Texas — Fort Worth ISD is apologizing after a five-year-old special needs student was left alone on a school bus for hours. “There’s no explanation, there’s no excuse,” said district spokesperson Clint Bond. “We are as a district remorseful, we are sorry. We apologize.” The district says the incident happened on October 15 when the boy was picked …

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Police body camera shows Dallas police officer shooting 21-year-old woman


November 2, 2018

DALLAS — Genevive Dawes was 21 years old when she died at the hands of a Dallas police officer. “She was a good person. She was not a violent person at all,” said Mary Dawes. About 18 months later, we can finally see what happened. Body camera video obtained by WFAA shows police officers responding to a stolen car. Genevive …

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Dallas Muslim leaders hosted fundraiser for Ilhan Omar


November 2, 2018

Dallas Muslim leaders hosted fundraiser for Ilhan Omar  By: Raja Zahid A Khanzada Dallas: A fundraising luncheon was hosted for Democratic Party nominee for Congress from Minnesota Ilhan Omar in Richardson. Addressing the gathering Ilhan Omar said that she wants to build this country a great nation. She said that we can achieve this when we participate in the political …

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IRUSA Dallas chepter hosted Fundraiser to relief & welfare in Pakistan


November 2, 2018

IRUSA Dallas chepter hosted Fundraiser to relief & welfare in Pakistan By: Raja Zahid AbKhanzada Dallas: Islamic Relief USA which works in relief and welfare efforts throughout the world hosted a fund-raising dinner in Dallas. Funds were collected for women education projects, and other welfare projects. The event which presented Pakistani stars actors Imran Abbas and Salman Ahmad was attended by …

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Amir Makhani hosted fundraiser for Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson at his house


November 2, 2018

Amir Makhani The Jago times Editor hosted fundraiser for Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson at his house By: Raja Zahid AbKhanzada Dallas: US Congress, Representative Eddie Bernice Johnson has said that killing of Saudi journalist was done outside US, so Congress depends on the justice system of that country. She was addressing a reception gathering at Muslim Democratic Caucus leader Amir …

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The Latest: Feds seeking approval to pursue death penalty


October 29, 2018

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Latest on a deadly shooting at a Pittsburgh synagogue (all times local): U.S. Attorney Scott Brady says federal prosecutors are seeking approval to pursue the death penalty against Pittsburgh synagogue shooting suspect Robert Bowers. Brady says he has begun the process to get Attorney General Jeff Sessions’ approval as required by law to pursue a capital …

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Defense in choking trial: Harris County prosecutors ‘hiding’ the true story


October 29, 2018

Prosecutors on Monday are expected to conclude their murder case against the husband of a fired Harris County deputy, who is being retried for fatally choking a fellow patron during a late-night confrontation outside a Denny’s restaurant last year. Meanwhile, defense attorneys for Terry Bryan Thompson claimed prosecutors are attempting to conceal the “true story” of the fatal encounter from …

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Korean translator alleges Harris County election judge hindered voters


October 29, 2018

Amid a tense election season, a Korean translator and activist is calling out a Harris County election judge who she said forced her and other translators to stand outside a Houston polling place, barring them from effectively helping voters. Dona Kim Murphey said she and roughly 10 other volunteers at the Trini Mendenhall Community Center were instructed to stand in …

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Hundreds Gather in Dallas for Victims of Synagogue Shooting


October 29, 2018

After Saturday’s shooting at a synagogue in Pittsburgh, the Jewish community in North Texas coped with a national tragedy by vowing to worship without fear. Sunday evening, an estimated 900 people gathered inside Congregation Shearith Israel in Dallas for a vigil. “Eleven innocent lives, who were in what should have been the safest place there is, were taken from us by …

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