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Texas OKs Most New History Textbooks Amid Outcry

Texas OKs Most New History Textbooks Amid Outcry

A Texas panel has approved 89 history and social studies textbooks for use in classrooms across America's... Read »

Nov 21, 2014
October Jobless Rate in Texas Slips to 5.1 Percent

October Jobless Rate in Texas Slips to 5.1 Percent

Texas' unemployment rate declined for the second month in a row to 5.1 percent in October as the state continues to... Read »

Nov 21, 2014
1 Dead, 3 Injured in Explosion on Gulf Platform

1 Dead, 3 Injured in Explosion on Gulf Platform

An explosion has occurred on an offshore oil and gas platform in the Gulf of Mexico, killing one person and injuring... Read »

Nov 21, 2014
Prosper in Line to Be the Next Boomtown

Prosper in Line to Be the Next Boomtown

Prosper is on the verge of a building boom that will forever change the once rural community. Read »

Nov 21, 2014
The DMN Donates New Photos to Sixth Floor Museum

The DMN Donates New Photos to Sixth Floor Museum

The Dallas Morning News donates nearly 2,000 new photos that were not available to the public to put on display... Watch »

Nov 21, 2014
Police: Texas Man Killed Over Pool Game

Police: Texas Man Killed Over Pool Game

San Antonio police say they arrested a 79-year-old man accused of killing a 55-year-old man over a game of pool... Read »

Nov 21, 2014
Police: Man Robbed, Shot in Hotel Room

Police: Man Robbed, Shot in Hotel Room

Dallas police say they're investigating an incident where a man was shot multiple times and robbed in a hotel room... Read »

Nov 21, 2014
Police: Man, 20, Dead After Garland Head-On Wreck

Police: Man, 20, Dead After Garland Head-On Wreck

A 20-year-old man is dead after crossing a median and colliding head-on with another vehicle in Garland Thursday... Read »

Nov 21, 2014
Amber Alert for Galveston Infant a Hoax

Amber Alert for Galveston Infant a Hoax

A statewide Amber Alert issued for a Galveston infant Friday morning was a hoax perpetrated by a woman who loaned... Read »

Nov 21, 2014
Man, Pets Dead After Euless Apartment Fire

Man, Pets Dead After Euless Apartment Fire

Firefighters say a man his pets are dead after a fire at a Euless apartment complex Friday morning. Watch »

Nov 21, 2014
Overturned Semi Shuts Down I-20 Ramp in Arlington

Overturned Semi Shuts Down I-20 Ramp in Arlington

Officials say an entrance ramp to Interstate 20 is shut down in Arlington after an 18-wheeler wrecked and turned on... Read »

Nov 21, 2014
Fire Caused by Gas Leak Burns Overnight

Fire Caused by Gas Leak Burns Overnight

Farmer's Branch firefighters extinguish a fire Friday morning that burned for several hours after crews accidentally... Watch »

Nov 21, 2014
Stars Score 3 in 3rd Period to Rally Past Coyotes

Stars Score 3 in 3rd Period to Rally Past Coyotes

John Klingberg, Cody Eakin and Jason Spezza all scored in the third period, rallying the Dallas Stars to a 3-1... Read »

Nov 20, 2014
NBC 5 Forecast: Sun Returns Sunday

NBC 5 Forecast: Sun Returns Sunday

The rain will tapering off around 10 pm. Sunshine and dry, windy weather will return Sunday, along with warmer... Watch »

Nov 22, 2014
11-Year-Old North Texas Child Paralyzed by Enterovirus-D68

11-Year-Old North Texas Child Paralyzed by Enterovirus-D68

A mystery illness that has sickened children all over the country causes paralysis in a North Texas child. Watch »

Nov 21, 2014
Corinth Residents Concerned over FM2181 Construction

Corinth Residents Concerned over FM2181 Construction

Neighbors of Farm-to-Market Road 2181 say construction has led to bigger traffic backups than usual and left them... Watch »

Nov 20, 2014
Garland Grandfather Recovers From Huge House Fire

Garland Grandfather Recovers From Huge House Fire

An 88-year-old man hospitalized after fire gutted his Garland house returned home with his family to search through... Watch »

Nov 20, 2014
DFW Airport Evacuation Lifted over Suspicious Bag

DFW Airport Evacuation Lifted over Suspicious Bag

Police have reopened a gate area in Terminal E at Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport after they cleared what... Read »

Nov 20, 2014
Obama to Spare 5M From Deportation

Obama to Spare 5M From Deportation

President Barack Obama says the immigration plan he's unveiling Thursday night is a commonsense, middle ground... Read »

Nov 20, 2014
Frisco Police Investigate Break-ins

Frisco Police Investigate Break-ins

Neighbors in adjacent Frisco neighborhoods near Eldorado and Independence Parkways fear they are being targeted... Watch »

Nov 20, 2014
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