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Monday, Jan 31, 2011

1/28: Cirque Du Soleil Leaps Into Dallas

1/28: Cirque Du Soleil Leaps Into Dallas

Experience Cirque Du Soleil - OVO, nosh on spicy peppers at ZestFest and relive the 80's with the Spazmatics.

Monday, Jan 31, 2011

1/27: Football Play Time

1/27: Football Play Time

The NFL Experience wants to know...are you ready for some football?

Thursday, Jan 27, 2011

1/26: Let's Talk Comedy, Football

1/26: Let's Talk Comedy, Football

This Wednesday night watch Shawn Halpin crack a few jokes, hear Sick Of It All play The Loft and let Coach Joe Avezzano teach you football lingo.

Wednesday, Jan 26, 2011

1/25: Tuesday Night Showdown

1/25: Tuesday Night Showdown

Taste some of the best soups in DFW, hear Hellogoodbye at HOB and watch the Dallas Mavs take on the LA Clippers.

Tuesday, Jan 25, 2011

1/24: Music Monday

1/24: Music Monday

Hear 30 Seconds to Mars play the HOB, punk rockers Against Me! at Trees and enjoy Barley Wine Week in Garland.

Tuesday, Jan 25, 2011

1/22-1/23: Motocross Stunts and Banjo Beats

1/22-1/23: Motocross Stunts and Banjo Beats

Watch death-defying motocross stunts at the AAC and hear The O's at the Double Wide.

Tuesday, Jan 25, 2011

1/21: Tassels, Instruments and "Naughty" Bites - Oh My!

1/21: Tassels, Instruments and "Naughty" Bites - Oh My!

This Friday the Third Annual Dallas Burllesque Festival kicks off, This Will Destroy You plays the Granada and Chef Blythe Beck gets "naughty."

Tuesday, Jan 25, 2011

1/20: Ozzy and Slash

1/20: Ozzy and Slash

See the bat-eating rocker take over the American Airlines Center.

Tuesday, Jan 25, 2011

1/19: Wine and Dine Wednesday

1/19: Wine and Dine Wednesday

This Wednesday try your hand at improv in Deep Ellum, taste Argentinian wine and cheese in Richardson and sip on Rat Pack cocktails in Uptown.

Tuesday, Jan 25, 2011

1/18: Indie Cool

1/18: Indie Cool

Experience Joe Santriani at the Granada, hear John Lennon's son in Denton and view Erick Parker's modern art in Fort Worth.

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Dallas police said someone shot multiple rounds at the South Central Patrol substation.

Actor Bill Paxton Dead at 61 Due to Surgery Complications
Actor Bill Paxton Dead at 61 Due to Surgery Complications

Actor Bill Paxton died Saturday due to complications from surgery, a representative of his family told NBC News in a statement. He was 61. Paxton was known for his roles in Hollywood blockbusters like "Twister" and "Apollo 13." "It is with heavy hearts we share the news that Bill Paxton has passed away due to complications from surgery," a family representative told NBC News in a statement. "A loving husband and father, Bill began his career in Hollywood working on films in the art department and went on to have an illustrious career spanning four decades as a beloved and prolific actor and filmmaker."

New DNC Chief Faces a Divided Party, Plus Trump
New DNC Chief Faces a Divided Party, Plus Trump

When Tom Perez stepped to the stage as the newly elected Democratic national chairman, his first official act was to invite his vanquished rival to join him as deputy chairman. Minnesota Rep. Keith Ellison accepted on the spot and two men stood together, smiling like a national ticket at a presidential nominating convention. Members of the Democratic National Committee cheered wildly at their gathering in Atlanta on Saturday, forgetting the competitive race that took two rounds of voting — unprecedented in recent memory for either major party.

Transgender Wrestler Mack Beggs Wins State Championship
Transgender Wrestler Mack Beggs Wins State Championship

A 17-year-old transgender boy completed an undefeated season Saturday by winning a controversial Texas state girls wrestling title in an event clouded by criticism from those who believe the testosterone he's taking as he transitions from female to male created an unfair advantage. The family of Mack Beggs has said he would rather be wrestling boys, but state policy calls for students to wrestle against the gender listed on their birth certificates. So the junior from Euless Trinity beat Chelsea Sanchez 12-2 in the 110-pound weight class to improve to 56-0 and earn the championship.

Parents Aim to Create Handicap-Accessible Playground
Parents Aim to Create Handicap-Accessible Playground

Prosper parents are raising money to make the playground their son uses accessible for people in wheelchairs.