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  • Dallas man arrested for cutting another man's neck

    A Dallas man has been arrested after police say he cut the neck of an acquaintance following an argument.


  • Report: FBI probe includes legal work by Davis

    Democratic gubernatorial candidate Wendy Davis' legal work for a taxpayer-funded tollway agency is part of a larger FBI-led investigation into the tollway group, according to a published report Friday.


  • Executive cleared in Dallas slaughterhouse case

    Dallas prosecutors have dropped charges against one of two executives of a local slaughterhouse they accused of dumping pig's blood into a creek along the Trinity River.


  • Woman accused in murder-castration case testifies

    A North Texas woman who prosecutors say stabbed a man 130 times and castrated him at a Dallas hotel room has told jurors at her trial that she was defending herself after being sexually assaulted.


  • 2013 Texas APME Awards List

    The Texas Associated Press Managing Editors presented its 2013 journalism awards at its annual convention over the weekend. Winners also were announced in the Headliners Excellence in Journalism competition.


  • 2013 Texas APME Awards List

    The Texas Associated Press Managing Editors presented its 2013 journalism awards at its annual convention Saturday. Overall winners in the Star categories will be announced Sunday.


  • Dallas settles with man claiming police abuse

    The Dallas City Council has agreed to pay $1.1 million to settle a lawsuit with a man who claimed he was unfairly beaten by a police officer and unjustly jailed for 15 months.


  • Dallas museum takes art to the blind, and beyond

    With their galleries full of paintings and sculptures, museums are a treat for the eyes. So after suffering optic nerve damage, Bobby Jackson of Fort Worth wasn't sure he'd ever visit one again.


  • ADVANCE FOR RELEASE MONDAY, MARCH 17, 2014, AND THEREAFTER - In this Saturday, April 27, 2013 photo, BMX trick riders entertain the crowd of kids before guests appear on stage at a celebration event at SMU's Ford Stadium, in Dallas, for the Imagine 2020 initiative, which focuses on inspiring students despite obstacles through engagement, education, and various resources. The multi-million dollar initiative that targets struggling Dallas Independent School District campuses has taken off, and some principals say it's paying off. (AP Photo/The Dallas Morning News, Mona Reeder)  MANDATORY CREDIT; MAGS OUT; TV OUT; INTERNET USE BY AP MEMBERS ONLY; NO SALES

    Dallas principals say retooling schools paying off

    An initiative to pump more resources into 21 Dallas Independent School District schools has taken off. And some principals say it's paying off.


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