U.S. Airstrikes Kill 20 Al-Qaida Militants In Syria
U.S. forces conducted a series of precision airstrikes this week against terrorists in northwestern Syria, killing at least 20 al-Qaida militants, according to Pentagon Press Secretary Peter Cook.
Ted Cruz dismisses concerns over Russian role in election
U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, dismissed concerns Thursday about Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election, calling them an effort to undermine Donald Trump’s victory.
History of Dallas Food: Lucas Farms in Mesquite – D Magazine
D MagazineHistory of Dallas Food: Lucas Farms in MesquiteD MagazineFaithon P. Lucas should be honored as the most prolific farm-to-table restaurateur in Dallas. By Nancy Nichols Published in Food & Drink January 5, 2017 9:00 am. lucasandgate Faitho…
History of Dallas Food: Lucas Farms in Mesquite
Faithon P. Lucas, a Greek immigrant, arrived in the United States in 1906 with his wife and seventy-five cents in his pocket. They moved to the Dallas area in 1910 and, with a group of partners, started Lucas B&B Café in 1911 in the Old Imperial Hotel at 105 South Akard Street in downtown Dallas. […]
DART explores building subway in downtown Dallas, Cotton Belt line
Dallas Area Rapid Transit plans to take its act underground. The public transportation service better known as DART, which boasts the largest light-rail system in the southwestern United States, is … Click to Continue »
Trump Names Lawyer Lighthizer As Top Trade Rep
Donald Trump announced that he will nominate lawyer Robert Lighthizer as U.S. trade representative, picking an experienced trade official who has questioned the conservative movement’s commitment to free trade.
Trump Says North Korean ICBM ‘Won’t Happen’
Donald Trump insists North Korea won’t develop a nuclear weapon capable of reaching the United States.
Ohio State Suspect Had Tie to Dallas
A Dallas charity confirms the suspect in the Ohio State attacks Monday morning spent a few weeks in Dallas when his family arrived in the United States.Photo Credit: NBC News
Volkswagen Teases With Sketch Of New Upper Midsize Car
Volkswagen is coming out with a new model that will add to its offerings of larger cars in the United States, where its market share has lagged the competition.
High Court To Examine Mental Disability, Death Penalty Issue
The U.S. Supreme Court is set to examine whether the nation’s busiest state for capital punishment — Texas — is trying to put to death a convicted killer who’s intellectually disabled.
Thanksgiving Weekend Shoppers Spent Less Due To Discounts
Thanksgiving weekend shoppers picked up hot toys, TVs and new Apple products, buying both online and in stores, but spent less per person because of rampant discounting that they’ve come to demand.
Miami Cuban Celebration Turns To Reflection On Castro’s Death
Celebration turned to somber reflection and church services Sunday as Cuban-Americans in Miami largely stayed off the streets following a raucous daylong party in which thousands marked the death of Fidel Castro.
Weeping, Hopeful Cubans Look To Future Without Fidel Castro
Music fell silent, weddings were canceled and people wept in the streets Saturday as Cubans faced their first day without the leader who steered their island to both greater social equality and years of economic ruin.
Who’s Next For Goldberg In WWE?
Goldberg quickly dominated and dismantled Brock Lesnar at Survivor Series. Nobody saw that coming. No one. What wrestler is the WWE superstar likely to square off against next?
Murder & Abduction Suspect Living In U.S. Illegally
A woman from Dallas, accused of killing a Kansas mother and taking her baby, was in the United States illegally when she was released from jail this past summer, law enforcement authorities said.
New Las Vegas NHL Team, Vegas Golden Knights Makes Debut
We can now say that the NHL has officially arrived in Las Vegas. In a rally in front of their brand new arena, fans were treated to the official name and sports logo unveil of the first major sports franchise in Nevada.
Failed Study Dims Hopes In Hunt For Alzheimer’s Drug
A treatment for Alzheimer’s failed to slow mental decline in a widely anticipated study, ending hope that researchers had finally found a drug that does more to help those suffering from the mind-robbing disease.
Trump Starts Backing Off Clinton & Climate Vows
Two weeks after his election victory, President-Elect Donald Trump began backing off campaign promises including his hard line on climate change and his vow to put Hillary Clinton in jail.
Court Blocks Federal Plan To Extend Overtime Pay To Many
The U.S. District Court in the Eastern District of Texas granted the nationwide preliminary injunction, saying the Department of Labor’s rule exceeds the authority the agency was delegated by Congress.
Study Says Texas Has The Nation’s Worst Drivers
Millions of people are skipping the airport this holiday season and opting for a road trip. But drivers in Texas might want to take extra caution, because the Lone Star State has some of the worst drivers in the country, according to a new study.