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6 Texans, 3 from Austin, land on Forbes’ ‘100 greatest living business minds’

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Man caught on camera abandoning dog by southern Dallas road turns self in

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Metro Atlanta assault suspect arrested in Texas

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Heartbreaking video: Man caught abandoning dog on the side of the road

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Heartbreaking video: Man caught abandoning dog on the side of the road

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Heartbreaking video: Man caught abandoning dog on the side of the road

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Dave & Buster's with 100 locations, opening in Madison this spring

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Flight minutes from landing in Santa Fe returns to Dallas instead
SANTA FE, N.M. (KRQE) – A flight just minutes away from landing in Santa Fe, coming from the Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport, turned around and went all the back to DFW late Tuesday night. Passengers were left stranded in DFW overnight, frustrated and seeking answers as to what happened. Among those passengers was Leighann Gagnon, whose mother, Melicent D’Amore, was set to pick her up once her flight landed around 11 p   Read More ...
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Real Housewives of Dallas’ D’Andra Simmons’ on Diamonds, Designer Gowns and Twitter Feuds Between Castmates
Season 2 of The Real Housewives of Dallas may just be getting started, but new housewife D’Andra Simmons has already established herself as having one of the best wardrobes of any Real Housewife in history (OK, maybe tied with Lisa Vanderpump). From her closet full of high-end designer gowns to her blinding collection of jewelry, the Dallas native’s style follows the age old saying, “everything’s bigger in Texas   Read More ...
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Jason Lowe found guilty of murder in death of Jessie Bardwell
MCKINNEY, TX (WLOX - A Texas jury has found Jason Lowe guilty of murder in the 2016 death of his girlfriend and Pascagoula native Jessie Bardwell, according to reports from The Dallas Morning News. The jury reached the verdict after three days of testimony in McKinney, TX. The jury will now decide Lowe's punishment. The Dallas Morning News reporter Valerie Wigglesworth has been in the courtroom covering the trial   Read More ...
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Reports: Jason Lowe found guilty of murder in death of Jessie Ba - | WBTV Charlotte
MCKINNEY, TX (WLOX - A Texas jury has found Jason Lowe guilty of murder in the 2016 death of his girlfriend and Pascagoula native Jessie Bardwell, according to reports from The Dallas Morning News. The jury reached the verdict after three days of testimony in McKinney, TX. The jury will now decide Lowe's punishment. The Dallas Morning News reporter Valerie Wigglesworth has been in the courtroom covering the trial   Read More ...
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6 Texans, 3 from Austin, land on Forbes’ ‘100 greatest living business minds’
Marking 100 years in publication, Forbes compiled a list of the 100 “greatest living business minds.” And Texas didn’t go without its share of recognition. Six Texans, half of whom are from Austin, were included on the list, and shared tales of their business savvy and experiences: Jerry Jones The magazine calls the Dallas Cowboys owner a “oil wildcatter, football revolutionary   Read More ...
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Live Instagram Video Leads LA Police to One of Texas' 10 Most Wanted
"Little Chris" didn't even make it a month on the state of Texas' 10 most wanted list. Dallas police announced Tuesday afternoon that Los Angeles Police Department officer have arrested Christopher Gonzalez, 18, who has been on the Texas' most wanted list since Aug. 23. According to the Dallas Police Department, Dallas detectives discovered Gonzalez's location Monday after he posted a live video of his gun collection on Instagram from California   Read More ...
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City Bent Contract Rules to Remove Lee Statue From Park
Just after the Dallas City Council voted Sept. 6 to remove a statue of Robert E. Lee from a public park, a crane and work crew appeared to take it down. Municipal government is not known for its speed, and it is constrained by rules to make spending slow and therefore more transparent. So how did the city come to spend an estimated half-million so quickly? The City Council isn't entirely sure, and those on the council offer differing views on how the contract, valued at around $450,000, was allowed to be signed without being put out for competitive bidding from contractors   Read More ...
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CosPlay and Comics at Dallas Comic Show
Richardson hosted an intimate comic Con event where avid fans and newcomers alike could meet their favorite artists, voice actors, and cosplayers over the weekend. All photos by Kathy Tran. Begin Slideshow Richardson hosted an intimate comic Con event where avid fans and newcomers alike could meet their favorite artists, voice actors, and cosplayers over the weekend. All photos by Kathy Tran   Read More ...
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100 Favorite Dishes, No 16: E Bar's Queso
Leading up to this month's Best of Dallas® 2017 issue, we're sharing (in no particular order) our 100 Favorite Dishes, the Dallas entrées, appetizers and desserts that really stuck with us this year. A bowl of cheese that beckons us to visit the same restaurant more than once? Notable. A bowl of cheese that's meal enough to skip an entree and craveable enough to merit a near-weekly visit from a staffer? That earns it a coveted spot in our 100 Favorite Dishes   Read More ...
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Share Your Tacos With Thousands of Taco Enthusiasts at This Year's Tacolandia
It's the last call for vendors at this year's Tacolandia, so if you want to show off your restaurant's taco skills, now is the time to apply. Related Stories On Saturday, Oct. 7, more than 3,000 local taco enthusiasts will fill the Dallas Farmers Market for the annual Dallas Observer Tacolandia, an all-you-can-eat taco festival with ample booze, entertainment and awards for the best tacos in multiple categories   Read More ...
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Miller, Mississippi Is Important but Difficult to Sit Through
And playwright Boo Killebrew traps the audience in the house with the family as the body count piles up. Miller, Mississippi paints a harrowing portrait of a politically active, white family as the civil rights movement shakes the foundations of Southern nobility. The Wyly Theatre’s sixth floor is arranged to place the audience in the family’s living room — the first row actually on the carpet — as the years sweep by   Read More ...
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This Hidden Halal Restaurant's Kebabs, Curries and Cheeseburgers Have Earned a Cult Following
It feels like a classic hidden gem of the Dallas suburbs. The door is tucked away on the back of a two-story strip mall and office center, the strip mall itself hidden from the main road by yet another shopping center and a behemoth Walmart. It also feels like an old-school diner that’s been given a modern makeover with an accent wall of black and white marble tiles, chrome-edged tables, plush booths, framed posters of classic movie stars and even a little ceramic sculpture of a cheeseburger   Read More ...
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At $4 Per Biscuit, Tupelo Honey Brings Expensive Southern Fare to The Star in Frisco
There was a time in the not-too-distant past when you couldn't throw a homemade biscuit without hitting a new restaurant Dallas with a Southern-themed menu. However, this year has seen several of Dallas' bigger purveyors in Southern fare close up shop. Julia Pearl abruptly closed in the spring, and Matt McCallister pulled the plug on Filament in Deep Ellum last month   Read More ...
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Dirk Nowitzki Held His Own Against Andy Roddick at Charity Tennis Game
EXPAND Dirk Nowitzki is better known for his basketball skills, but his performance on the tennis court this weekend was far from embarrassing. Mavericks fans and charitable folks filled up SMU's bleachers Saturday night to watch an entertaining mix of professional and amateur tennis players play a few rounds to raise money for Dirk Nowitzki's charity foundation. "I could be this year's Harrison," says Owen Wilson, referring to a tennis player who performed poorly at last year's event   Read More ...
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Hensarling Voted Against Harvey Aid, but Maybe He's Not the Real Bad Guy
Under normal circumstances when a Republican member of the Congress from Texas calls you “unconscionable,” you probably should just report to the nearest convent and ask them to lock you up in the laundry for the rest of your life. Your moral struggles have come to an end. U.S. Rep. Jeb Hensarling, a Dallas Republican, was called unconscionable a week ago by a Texas Republican colleague   Read More ...
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Heartland Flyer offering deal for OU/Texas gameday
OKLAHOMA – If there is one thing University of Oklahoma and University of Texas fans can agree on, it’s that the road trip to the Red River Shootout in Dallas can be a long one. Because of this, the Heartland Flyer is putting the Big Game Train on track to provide a hassle-free and economical way to travel from Oklahoma to Texas for the big game being played on Sat   Read More ...
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Cowboys’ Elliott accused of quitting; Garrett plans chat
FRISCO, Texas | Ezekiel Elliott was accused of quitting by Hall of Fame running back LaDainian Tomlinson in Dallas’ 42-17 loss to Denver. Cowboys coach Jason Garrett never directly disagreed Monday. While heaping praise on quarterback Dak Prescott for continuing to show fight in his first blowout loss as a pro, Garrett said he eventually would talk to Elliott about the second-year running back twice failing to pursue a defensive back after an interception   Read More ...
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Cowboys' Garrett's film review: Dak Prescott's fight offset by Elliott's lack of effort
.... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... ..........FRISCO, Texas — Dak Prescott had a rough outing on Sunday. So did Ezekiel Elliott and the rest of the Dallas Cowboys. It’s hard to find much good for the Cowboys after a 25-point blowout loss to the Denver Broncos. But the effort level within the game is what stands out the most to coach Jason Garrett   Read More ...
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Dallas mulls renaming schools with Confederacy-tied names
DALLAS (AP) — A Dallas school district is researching numerous historical figures to determine if their connections to slavery or the Confederacy should prompt consideration of removing their names from district campuses. Dallas Independent School District administrators recently recommended changing the names of elementary schools honoring Confederate generals Stonewall Jackson, Robert E. Lee, Albert Sidney Johnston and William L. Cabell, The Dallas Morning News reported   Read More ...
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The 10 Best Concerts of the Week: Depeche Mode, Against Me, Sublime and More
The 10 Best Concerts of the Week: Depeche Mode. , Against Me, Sublime and More Say sayonara to summer this week as we ring in a season that promises pumpkins, picnics in the park and (hopefully) lower electricity bills. This week, an impressive music lineup will fill your heart with nostalgia and perhaps introduce you to your new favorite band. Depeche Mode, The Church   Read More ...
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Cowboys are world's most valuable team at $4.8 billion
The Dallas Cowboys not only are the NFL's most valuable franchise for the 11th straight year, they are the top-valued team in the world. According to Forbes magazine, their worth increased 14 percent in the last year, reaching $4.8 billion. That's more than $1 billion ahead of the Patriots ($3.7 billion). Rounding out the NFL's top five are the Giants ($3   Read More ...
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Judge In Texas Denies The NFL’s Request For Emergency Stay Of Injunction In Ezekiel Elliott Case
The Dallas Cowboys and their star running back Ezekiel Elliott got some good news Monday afternoon when a judge in Texas denied the NFL’s request for the stay of an injunction in the case against Elliott. The decision will assure that Zeke continues to play throughout the season until the case is finally resolved. According to ESPN, now the case will make its way through the 5th U   Read More ...
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Texas grand jury indicts ex-teacher's aide who faked cancer
.... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... DALLAS — A former Dallas-area teacher’s aide who faked having cancer and took a car and donations from staff and students has been indicted on a count of theft of property. A Dallas County grand jury indicted 56-year-old Kevin MaBone (MAY’-bone) last week   Read More ...
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WATCH: Man Arrested After Video Footage Captures Him Abandoning Dog on Side of Road
Warning: The following video may upset all animal lovers. On Sept. 11, a man named Gorge Spears, 52, turned himself in to authorities in Texas after an arrest warrant was issued by the Dallas County District Attorney’s Office and the SPCA of Texas earlier the same day. According to a Facebook post by the SPCA of Texas, Spears was charged with one count of cruelty to animals for the crime of abandoning a 1-year-old mixed breed dog on the side of the road in southern Dallas   Read More ...
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DFW's Bike-Sharing Companies Deal with Bike Litter and Sequestering
Earlier this summer, bike sharing programs hit DFW with gusto. Orange, yellow and green bikes now dot the streets, duking it out in a colorful turf war for two-wheeled supremacy. In Dallas, there are so many bikes that a ride seems to be no more than a few steps from wherever you might be. On the whole, DFW seems to be welcoming bike sharing companies VBikes, Spin and LimeBike   Read More ...
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Texas grand jury indicts ex-teacher's aide who faked cancer
DALLAS (AP) — A former Dallas-area teacher's aide who faked having cancer and took a car and donations from staff and students has been indicted on a count of theft of property. A Dallas County grand jury indicted 56-year-old Kevin MaBone (MAY'-bone) last week. MaBone last year had told school administrators in Mesquite (muhs-KEET') that he had prostate cancer, prompting students and staff to rally in support of him   Read More ...
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PHOTO: Hogs plan to dress up like Dallas Cowboys to honor Jerry Jones
The Arkansas Razorbacks will wear special uniforms to honor Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones when they play Texas A&M Saturday at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas. Jones, a North Little Rock native who bought the Cowboys in 1989, was a senior starting guard on the Razorbacks' 11-0 team in 1964 that shared the national championship with Alabama. The Razorbacks will wear silver helmets and pants -- like Jones' Cowboys -- along with a red jersey   Read More ...
Where Do All Those Cops at the State Fair Come From? Your Neighborhood
EXPAND Dallas City Council member Philip Kingston said at the last City Council meeting that every time a State Fair of Texas issue comes around, somebody at City Hall puts his thumb on the scale. Here’s a little number the Dallas mayor and the City Council won’t want you to see. During the State Fair of Texas' 24-day run this year, it will suck an average of 10 percent of the Dallas police force out of the rest of the city   Read More ...
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Dog rescued, adopted after being abandoned on side of road - | WBTV Charlotte
(RNN) - The SPCA of Texas shared a video to its Facebook page of a man leaving a dog on the side of the road in Dallas. The dog was abandoned in early August and the man turned himself in to police this week, according to the SPCA. He is being charged with animal cruelty. The camera was installed by the Dallas Marshal's Office and the SPCA said this is the time it has resulted in a criminal charge   Read More ...
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Dog rescued, adopted after being abandoned on side of road
(RNN) - The SPCA of Texas shared a video to its Facebook page of a man leaving a dog on the side of the road in Dallas. The dog was abandoned in early August and the man turned himself in to police this week, according to the SPCA. He is being charged with animal cruelty. The camera was installed by the Dallas Marshal's Office and the SPCA said this is the time it has resulted in a criminal charge   Read More ...
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The Most Exciting New Restaurants Opening This Fall in Dallas
When the Statler's renovations are complete, it will house five new bars and restaurants under the direction of former Wayward Sons chef Graham Dodds. Now that summer is largely behind us, things are picking up. There are more food festivals, more events and a batch of new restaurants preparing to open this fall. These are the forthcoming restaurants we've got our eyes on: The Statler Hotel downtown is in the midst of a massive renovation, and according to a press release, it will house five new food and drink venues, all run by Graham Dodds, who was recently tapped as the culinary director for the hotel and its many new concepts: Overeasy, "serving farm-to-table breakfast, lunch and dinner, and featuring a gourmet coffee bar, counter seating and patio on Commerce Street overlooking Main Street Gardens   Read More ...
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Music News: Texas Music Flood Brings Relief After Harvey, John Mayer Comes Back and More
Harvey relief efforts continue with a statewide benefit event that makes a couple of local appearances. A November event will discuss and celebrate Texas innovators as local musicians provide the tunes. The Grateful Dead machine rolls through town right before the holidays, and club venues lock in some nice additions to their calendars. Catch up on the day's news and stay informed with our daily digest of the most popular news, music, food and arts stories in Dallas, delivered to your inbox Monday through Friday   Read More ...
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Man caught on camera abandoning dog by southern Dallas road turns self in
A Balch Springs man has turned himself in on animal cruelty charges after abandoning a dog on the side of a southern Dallas road. Gorge Spears, 52, was captured on surveillance video leaving his dog near Teagarden Road and Dowdy Ferry Road. According to the SPCA of Texas, it was the first time the cameras -- installed by the Dallas Marshal’s Office -- recorded an incident of alleged animal cruelty   Read More ...
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Former President George W. Bush to award U2's Bono with a special medal in 2018
Published 2:12 pm, Friday, September 15, 2017 Next April the George W. Bush Presidential Center is holding a special event that will see former President George W. Bush award a special medal to U2's Bono. The Bush Center's Forum on Leadership is scheduled for April 18 through Aprl 20, 2018 at the center located on the Southern Methodist University campus in Dallas   Read More ...
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The Fat Jew Is Not an Instagram Influencer — Those Guys Are Losers, He Says
The Fat Jew is not an Instagram influencer. You might think he is because of his 10 million followers on his account, @thefatjewish, and his occasional brand deals. But he's not, he promises. "I think it's a misconception that I am because I'm on Instagram and I have a lot of followers, but influencers are like people who get paid to promote other people's products," he says   Read More ...
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Metro Atlanta assault suspect arrested in Texas
A man who had been wanted in Clayton County for five months was arrested in Texas on Saturday and accused of another crime. Claudell Qualls, 35, allegedly tried to cut his girlfriend with a knife during an incident in a motel room, police told the Dallas Morning News. Qualls was wanted in Clayton County in connection with an April 13 incident in which he stabbed a man in the neck during an altercation, Sheriff Victor Hill said in a news release   Read More ...
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Giant, dinosaur-eating crocodile discovered in Texas
A giant, 20-foot long crocodile from the Cretaceous Period has been discovered in the Dallas-Fort Worth area of Texas. Dubbed the Deltasuchus motherali, the ancient beast was discovered by a local teenager, Austin Motheral. Motheral worked with paleontoligists from the University of Tennessee at Knoxville, who spent a decade excavating the bones. The creature existed approximately 95 million years ago, at the same time as Tyrannosaurus Rex   Read More ...
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Twin Peaks Star from Dallas Says Return to TV Was 'Daunting and Bizarre'
Actors Harry Goaz and Kimmy Robertson returned to the third and final season of David Lynch's cult TV mystery Twin Peaks, which recently concluded on Showtime. David Lynch's Twin Peaks, the cult mystery series that returned this year — 25 years after its initial two-season run on ABC — for a final, mind-bending season on Showtime, is one of the most surreal TV-watching experiences, and it was just as surreal for the people who played the show's most memorable characters, such as actors Harry Goaz and Kimmy Robertson   Read More ...
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Updated: Dallas investor gets year in federal prison over land scheme
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Food News: Sachet's Open Date, Houndstooth Coffee No. 3 and Matt McCallister Does Poke
There's plenty of big news this week in Dallas dining, including a highly anticipated opening from the Gemma team and surprising news that one of Dallas' biggest chef is making a foray into poke: Chef-owner Stephen Rogers and his wife, Allison Yoder, the duo behind Gemma, have announced the open date for their new Mediterranean restaurant, Sachet: Wed., Sept   Read More ...
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