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Lawmakers Angered by Train Safety Delays

Lawmakers Angered by Train Safety Delays

Members of Congress today offered harsh words to commuter rail lines, like North Texas’ Trinity Railway Express, that are far behind schedule in implementing federally required safety equipment. Read More

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Friday, Sep 7, 2018
We Are All Accountable for Missing TRE Deadline: DART Chair

We Are All Accountable for Missing TRE Deadline: DART Chair

The people who run the Trinity River Express, North Texas’ major commuter line, say it’s official – its trains will miss a federal deadline to have new safety equipment designed to save lives. Read More

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Thursday, Sep 6, 2018
Passengers on 4 Southwest Flights Warned of Measles Exposure

Passengers on 4 Southwest Flights Warned of Measles Exposure

NBC 5 Investigates has learned passengers on four Southwest Airlines flights in Texas may have been exposed to measles in the last 16 days. Read More

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Friday, Aug 24, 2018
HS Football Takes a Hit as Concerns Grow Over Safety

HS Football Takes a Hit as Concerns Grow Over Safety

As high school students prepare to suit up for another football season, new statistics show there has been a decline in player participation in Texas, despite strong growth in the state’s population. Read More

Fast Cars, Easy Money Fueled DCS Corruption

Fast Cars, Easy Money Fueled DCS Corruption

From fast cars to expensive art and wads of cash, court documents detail the items seized from the men who have pleaded guilty in the Dallas County Schools Corruption case. Read More

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Thursday, Aug 16, 2018
Where Did the Money Go? Property Seized in Dallas County Schools Scandal

Where Did the Money Go? Property Seized in Dallas County Schools Scandal

On Aug. 9, U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of Texas Erin Nealy Cox announced the guilty pleas of Force Multiplier Solutions owner Robert Leonard and Dallas City Councilman Dwaine Caraway. Cox said between 2011 and...

Could Scandal Probe Widen? “Absolutely Yes,” Ex-FBI Agent Says

Could Scandal Probe Widen? “Absolutely Yes,” Ex-FBI Agent Says

Dwaine Caraway started the week as one of Dallas’ most powerful elected officials. He ended it as an admitted conspirator who will help the government further unravel a criminal enterprise that cost taxpayers millions of dollars... Read More

Dallas Mayor Pro Tem Dwaine Caraway Pleads Guilty to Charges

Dallas Mayor Pro Tem Dwaine Caraway Pleads Guilty to Charges

Dallas Mayor Pro Tem Dwaine Caraway pleaded guilty to federal corruption charges, online court records show. Caraway is the second highest ranking official in the city of Dallas.

Dwaine Caraway Resigns, Enters Guilty Plea on Bribery Charge

Dwaine Caraway Resigns, Enters Guilty Plea on Bribery Charge

Dallas Mayor Pro Tem Dwaine Caraway, the second most powerful official at city hall, is headed to federal prison after admitting to receiving nearly $500,000 in bribes and kickbacks tied to the Dallas County Schools scandal. Read More

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Monday, Aug 6, 2018
Texas Drivers License Offices Struggle to Serve Customers

Texas Drivers License Offices Struggle to Serve Customers

Drivers License Offices in booming North Texas are struggling to keep up with growing population, even after promised improvements in the wake of NBC 5 Investigates reports 6 years ago. Read More

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