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Group Behind Muhammad Cartoon Contest Has Provocative History
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Group Behind Muhammad Cartoon Contest Has Provocative History

It's unclear whether the shooting outside a provocative contest for drawing cartoons of the Prophet Muhammad in a Dallas suburb were linked to what was going on inside — but the group behind the provocative event has a history of courting controversy. Read »

5 minutes ago
UNT Students Making S'mores Set Off Sprinklers

UNT Students Making S'mores Set Off Sprinklers

A group of UNT students making s'mores set off their dormitory's sprinkler systems overnight, according to... Read »

47 minutes ago
Prophet Muhammad Exhibit Shooting Investigated

Prophet Muhammad Exhibit Shooting Investigated

Federal agents are searching an apartment in Phoenix after two men were fatally shot by police Sunday after they... Watch »

36 minutes ago
SB I-35W Reopens After Cattle Trailer Tips

SB I-35W Reopens After Cattle Trailer Tips

An 18-wheeler transporting dozens of cattle tips onto its side and shuts down Interstate 35W Monday morning... Read »

2 hours ago
Homeowner Shoots Man in Yard: Police

Homeowner Shoots Man in Yard: Police

Fort Worth police say a homeowner shot a man he found in his backyard early Monday morning. Read »

3 hours ago

2 Killed Outside Prophet Muhammad Art Event

Two armed men opened fire on police outside an event showcasing cartoons of the Prophet Mohammad in Garland, Texas. View »

May 4, 2015
Authorities Search For Explosives in Garland Shooting

Authorities Search For Explosives in Garland Shooting

Authorities are searching for explosives in the car of two gunmen who opened fire on a security officer outside... Read »

6 hours ago
Former DPD Assistant Chief Killed in Motorcycle Accident

Former DPD Assistant Chief Killed in Motorcycle Accident

Well-liked veteran Dallas PD assistant chief who took top job in Corpus Christi killed in motorcycle accident Read »

May 3, 2015
2 Shot, Killed Outside Prophet Muhammad Art Event

2 Shot, Killed Outside Prophet Muhammad Art Event

Two men were fatally shot after opening fire outside an event showcasing cartoons of the Prophet Muhammad in... Watch »

4 hours ago
Pilot Makes Emergency Landing in Fort Worth

Pilot Makes Emergency Landing in Fort Worth

The pilot of a small single engine plane is safe after making an emergency landing in Fort Worth. Read »

May 3, 2015
GrubHub Finds DFW's Favorite Cinco de Mayo Foods

GrubHub Finds DFW's Favorite Cinco de Mayo Foods

According to an analysis from GrubHub, Mexican food is 55 percent more popular and Latin American food is 45 percent... Read »

May 3, 2015
Texas the Front Line on High School ECG Debate

Texas the Front Line on High School ECG Debate

Spurred by the tragic stories of teenagers struck down by sudden cardiac deaths, Texas lawmakers are considering... Read »

May 3, 2015
6 Hurt in Shooting Outside Houston Nightclub

6 Hurt in Shooting Outside Houston Nightclub

Police say six people have been shot after an argument that began between two groups inside a Houston nightclub... Read »

May 3, 2015
Rangers Defeated 7-1 Against A's

Rangers Defeated 7-1 Against A's

Stephen Vogt homered twice, Sonny Gray took a shutout into the seventh inning while mixing 10 strikeouts with a... Read »

May 3, 2015
Family's Belongings Sit For Days Outside

Family's Belongings Sit For Days Outside

A Fort Worth neighborhood is upset after a landlord allowed an evicted resident's belongings to be trashed on the... Watch »

May 3, 2015
A's Call Up Righty Reliever Chad Smith, Demote Ryan Cook

A's Call Up Righty Reliever Chad Smith, Demote Ryan Cook

The Athletics have recalled right-handed reliever Chad Smith from Triple-A Nashville and demoted righty Ryan Cook. Read »

May 3, 2015
Laser Light Strikes Planes Near Arlington

Laser Light Strikes Planes Near Arlington

The FAA says that a small aircraft in route to Arlington was struck by a green laser multiple times around 12:30... Watch »

May 3, 2015
Sunday Morning Earthquake in Irving

Sunday Morning Earthquake in Irving

The USGS confirmed that the 3.2 magnitude earthquake struck about two miles north-northeast of Irving at about 10:11... Read »

May 3, 2015
Ohio Clinics Close, Abortions Decline Amid Restrictions

Ohio Clinics Close, Abortions Decline Amid Restrictions

The Associated Press has documented that half of Ohio's abortion providers have either closed or reduced services... Read »

May 3, 2015
Utility Regains Footing after Criminal Activity Revealed

Utility Regains Footing after Criminal Activity Revealed

The leaders of a Central Texas utility company say its operations are more transparent years after ratepayers... Read »

May 3, 2015
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