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Coppell Votes to Terminate Bus Contract with DCS

Coppell Votes to Terminate Bus Contract with DCS

The Coppell ISD voted Tuesday to terminate their $4.4 million contract with Dallas County Schools. Read More

Former DCS Superintendent Gets Generous Retirement Deal

Former DCS Superintendent Gets Generous Retirement Deal

Rick Sorrells, the former superintendent of Dallas County Schools, is being paid generously to leave the troubled school bus agency, according to documents obtained by NBC 5 Investigates. Read More

Weatherford ISD Terminates Agreement With DCS

Weatherford ISD Terminates Agreement With DCS

The Weatherford Independent School District Board of Trustees votes to terminate the agreement with Dallas County Schools. Read More

DCS Superintendent Retires Amid NBC 5 Investigation

DCS Superintendent Retires Amid NBC 5 Investigation

The man in charge of the largest school bus operation in North Texas it out. Rick Sorrells the superintendent of Dallas County schools retired under a cloud of controversy as the agency deals with a financial crisis and questions... Read More

Report Suggests Law Enforcement May Investigate DCS

Report Suggests Law Enforcement May Investigate DCS

It appears law enforcement officials may be asking questions about the financial crisis at Dallas County Schools. Read More

DCS Superintendent Steps Down

DCS Superintendent Steps Down

The man in charge of Dallas County Schools, the largest school bus operation in North Texas, is out of a job Wednesday night. Read More

DCS Bet $1M of Camera Equipment on Failed Houston Deal

DCS Bet $1M of Camera Equipment on Failed Houston Deal

More than 200 miles south of Dallas, school buses have been rolling through the streets of Houston equipped with camera systems paid for by Dallas County taxpayers. Read More

DCS Superintendent Rick Sorrells May Resign

DCS Superintendent Rick Sorrells May Resign

It appears the man in charge of Dallas County Schools may be on his way out. Read More

Sen. Royce West Calls for DCS Super's Resignation

Sen. Royce West Calls for DCS Super's Resignation

State Sen. Royce West says it's time for Dallas County Schools Superintendent Rick Sorrells to step down but doesn't support a bill calling for the agency's dismantling. Read More

Senators Want DCS Abolished, Superintendent's Resignation

Senators Want DCS Abolished, Superintendent's Resignation

Dallas County Schools Superintendent Rick Sorrells and Board President Larry Duncan responded Tuesday to a call for the superintendent's resignation as well as a bill that would abolish the beleaguered school bus provider by 2018. Read More

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    Threats against employees of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency have spiked 50 percent this year, according to an investigation by the News4 I-Team. Agents with EPA’s Office of Inspector General have launched at least...

  • NY Concerts, Subways Targeted in Alleged ISIS-Inspired Plot

    Authorities have cuffed three men in connection with an alleged ISIS-inspired plot to target concerts, landmarks and crowded subways in New York City in 2016, federal prosecutors announced Friday afternoon.

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    As many as 2,000 leopard sharks have mysteriously died in the San Francisco Bay over the past few months. The California Department of Fish and Wildlife says determining the cause is not a priority for the state since the...

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