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DISD Extends Superintendent Mile Miles Contract
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DISD Extends Superintendent Mile Miles Contract

A marathon meeting Monday night ended with the Dallas Independent School District board voting to extend Superintendent Mike Miles' contract. Read »

34 minutes ago
Stomach Illness Linked To Cyclospora

Stomach Illness Linked To Cyclospora

Healthcare providers are being urged to test patients for Cyclosporiasis if they have diarrheal illness lasting more... Watch »

Jul 21, 2014
Russia to US: Show Evidence Rebels Downed Jet

Russia to US: Show Evidence Rebels Downed Jet

Russia rejected Western claims that Kremlin-backed rebels shot down Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17, demanding... Read »

5 minutes ago
One Dead in Fiery Crash Along US 75 Service Road

One Dead in Fiery Crash Along US 75 Service Road

One person is dead after a fiery crash on Lovers Lane at the southbound Central Expressway service road... Read »

19 minutes ago
Perry Says He'll Send National Guard Troops to Border

Perry Says He'll Send National Guard Troops to Border

Gov. Rick Perry said Monday he is deploying up to 1,000 National Guard troops over the next month to... Watch »

Jul 21, 2014
Australia PM: Jet Site Tampered With on

Australia PM: Jet Site Tampered With on "Industrial Scale"

Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott said Tuesday that evidence at the crash site of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17... Read »

43 minutes ago
3 Foreign Advisers Killed in Bombing Near Kabul Airport

3 Foreign Advisers Killed in Bombing Near Kabul Airport

A Taliban suicide bomber detonated himself on Tuesday outside Kabul International Airport, killing three... Read »

4 hours ago
Detroit: No Water Shutoffs for Next 15 Days

Detroit: No Water Shutoffs for Next 15 Days

Detroit suspended its aggressive policy of cutting off water to customers with unpaid bills on Monday,... Read »

Jul 22, 2014
Russia Pushes for Jet Probe Led By

Russia Pushes for Jet Probe Led By "International Community"

Russia has called for the investigation into the downing of Malaysia Airlines MH17 to be led by... Read »

2 hours ago
Americans Fight for Israel as “Lone Soldiers” in Gaza Strip

Americans Fight for Israel as “Lone Soldiers” in Gaza Strip

Known as lone soldiers, the thousands of volunteers from around the world who join the IDF typically serve a... Read »

Jul 22, 2014
Israeli Aircraft Hit More Than 70 Targets in Gaza

Israeli Aircraft Hit More Than 70 Targets in Gaza

Israel bombed five mosques, a sports stadium and the home of the late Hamas military chief across the Gaza... Read »

Jul 22, 2014
Man Charged in Two Long Island Cold-Case Stranglings: Police

Man Charged in Two Long Island Cold-Case Stranglings: Police

Police say they’ve charged a 48-year-old man in the strangling deaths of two women whose naked bodies were found in... Read »

18 minutes ago
Man Suspected of Recording Up Skirts: Police

Man Suspected of Recording Up Skirts: Police

Police in North Texas say a man is suspected of recording numerous images up women's skirts without the... Watch »

Jul 21, 2014
Teen Could Be Charged as Adult in Classmate's Death

Teen Could Be Charged as Adult in Classmate's Death

A Collin County judge will decide this week whether a Wylie teenager will stand trial as a juvenile or as an adult. Watch »

Jul 21, 2014
Arlington Firefighter Putting Out Flames Near Gaza

Arlington Firefighter Putting Out Flames Near Gaza

Billy Hirth, an 18-year veteran of the Arlington Fire Department, has spent the last week fighting fires in Israel... Watch »

Jul 21, 2014
Texas Mom Admits to Killing Daughter, Police Say

Texas Mom Admits to Killing Daughter, Police Say

Police say a Texas woman walked into a local police station Monday and admitted to killing her 4-year-old daughter. Read »

4 hours ago
Mikolas Pitches Rangers Past Yankees 4-2

Mikolas Pitches Rangers Past Yankees 4-2

Miles Mikolas earned his first win as a starter, pitching into the eighth inning Monday night and leading the Texas... Read »

Jul 21, 2014
Upcoming Washington Storms Bring Threat of Fires

Upcoming Washington Storms Bring Threat of Fires

A new weather system moving into the Washington state area could cause thunderstorms and lightning that could ignite... Read »

Jul 21, 2014
UN Security Council Demands MH17 Probe

UN Security Council Demands MH17 Probe

The U.N. Security Council on Monday demanded that international investigators gain full access to the crash site of... Read »

Jul 21, 2014
White House Reports Drop in Minors Crossing Border

White House Reports Drop in Minors Crossing Border

The White House says the number of unaccompanied minors crossing the border is dropping significantly. Read »

Jul 21, 2014
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