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DART on Edge About Dallas Police and Fire Pension Plan That Targets Transit Cash

DART on Edge About Dallas Police and Fire Pension Plan That Targets Transit Cash

The Dallas Area Rapid Transit board on Tuesday unanimously approved a resolution opposing a plan by Dallas City Council member Scott Griggs to tap DART funds to bolster the ailing Dallas Police and Fire pension...

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USA Hockey Reaches Wage Agreement With Women's Team

USA Hockey Reaches Wage Agreement With Women's Team

USA Hockey and the women's national team reached an agreement to end a wage dispute and avoid a boycott of the world championships on home ice that would've been a black eye for the sport. Players and USA Hockey...

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Motorcyclist Goes Over Cliff

Motorcyclist Goes Over Cliff

Video caught on camera shows a motorcyclist barreling off a highway into the Angeles National Forest. The California Highway Patrol says a motorcycle rider following two friends captured video on a helmet-cam of one of them losing control of his bike and going over a cliff. Crews airlifted the rider to a hospital with a broken shoulder.

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Clinton Jabs Trump in First Major Post-Election Speech

Clinton Jabs Trump in First Major Post-Election Speech

A spirited Hillary Clinton took on the Trump administration Tuesday in one of her first public speeches since she lost the presidential election, criticizing the country's Republican leaders on everything...

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Clinton Gives First Post-Election Speech at Event for Women

Clinton Gives First Post-Election Speech at Event for Women

 Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton gave her first public appearance on Tuesday since losing the 2016 presidential election, speaking at a meeting of the Professional Businesswomen of California organization in San Fransisco, California.

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Irving ISD Votes Against Resolution to Show Support for Unauthorized Immigrant Students

Irving ISD Votes Against Resolution to Show Support for Unauthorized Immigrant Students

IRVING — Going against a statewide tide of support, including in North Texas, the Irving school board has decided not to back a resolution supporting unauthorized immigrant students.During Monday night's...

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The Salary Cap Situation for the Cowboys

The Salary Cap Situation for the Cowboys

NBC 5 sports director Newy Scruggs talks about the current state of the Cowboys salary cap issue and how Jason Witten's new four-year contract extension actually helps.

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Stray Dog Population Problem in South Texas

Stray Dog Population Problem in South Texas

The Rio Grande Valley continues to see an overwhelming population of stray dogs. Palm Valley Animal Center in Edinburg, Texas takes in as many as 125 dogs every day. Now they're working on new ways to help as many dogs as they can find a forever home.

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At Friendship Park, Families Reconnect Through Border Fence

At Friendship Park, Families Reconnect Through Border Fence

There are no warm hugs or embraces, but for families separated by a border, this place is a lifeline and a chance for a much-anticipated conversation. At Friendship Park, which straddles the U.S./Mexico border...

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Three Storm Chasers Killed in Crash Near Lubbock: DPS

Three Storm Chasers Killed in Crash Near Lubbock: DPS

The Texas Department of Public Safety says three people who died in a two-vehicle crash Tuesday in northwestern Texas were storm chasers.

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Severe Thunderstorm Watch for Much of North Texas
Severe Thunderstorm Watch for Much of North Texas

A Tornado Watch is in effect until 11 pm for areas west of Fort Worth.

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Three Storm Chasers Killed in Crash Near Lubbock: DPS
Three Storm Chasers Killed in Crash Near Lubbock: DPS

The Texas Department of Public Safety says three people who died in a two-vehicle crash Tuesday in northwestern Texas were storm chasers.

Couple Shot, Car Stolen in Home Invasion Robbery
Couple Shot, Car Stolen in Home Invasion Robbery

Two people were shot during a robbery inside a home in west Fort Worth Tuesday, police say.

DNC Asks All Staffers For Resignation Letters: Sources
DNC Asks All Staffers For Resignation Letters: Sources

Democratic National Committee has requested the resignation letters of all current staffers be submitted by next month, according to multiple sources familiar with the party's internal working, NBC News reported. Party staffs typically sees major turnover with a new boss, but the mass resignation letters will give new chairman Tom Perez a chance to completely remake the DNC's headquarters from scratch after staffing had already reached unusual low following a round of layoffs in December. Immediately after Perez' election in late February, an adviser to outgoing DNC Interim Chair Donna Brazile, Leah Daughtry, asked every employee to submit a letter of resignation dated April 15, several sources tell NBC News.

Son Shoots Father, SWAT Standoff in Arlington Ends
Son Shoots Father, SWAT Standoff in Arlington Ends

A man accused of shooting his father multiple times Tuesday morning before holding SWAT officers at bay for three hours has been taken into custody, police say.