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Friday, Dec 15, 2017 at 10:53 AM CST

FC Dallas Signs Figueroa to New Contract

FC Dallas Signs Figueroa to New Contract

FC Dallas signs veteran defender Maynor Figueroa to a new one-year contract.

Friday, Dec 15, 2017 at 11:55 AM CST

'We'll See': Trump Doesn't Rule Out Michael Flynn Pardon

'We'll See': Trump Doesn't Rule Out Michael Flynn Pardon

President Donald Trump on Friday refused to directly say whether he would pardon former national security adviser Michael Flynn, NBC News reported. "I don't want to talk about pardons for Michael Flynn yet....

Friday, Dec 15, 2017 at 01:50 PM CST

Grand Jury: Penn State Showed 'Shocking Apathy' to Drinking

Grand Jury: Penn State Showed 'Shocking Apathy' to Drinking

A grand jury's report in the wake of a fraternity pledge's death said Friday that Penn State officials displayed "a shocking apathy" to dangers from excessive drinking and that its inaction allowed criminal acts...

Friday, Dec 15, 2017 at 10:19 AM CST

Three Openly Gay Men Compete for a Spot on US Olympic Team

 Three Openly Gay Men Compete for a Spot on US Olympic Team

An openly gay man has never competed for the U.S. in a Winter Games, and it's been 14 years since one did in a Summer Games, NBC News reported. John Fennell is one of three publicly out male athletes competing...

Friday, Dec 15, 2017 at 10:06 AM CST

Police Seek 2 Armed Men in Grand Prairie Robbery

Police Seek 2 Armed Men in Grand Prairie Robbery

Police in Grand Prairie released dramatic surveillance recorded in late November showing two armed men robbing a local store clerk.

Friday, Dec 15, 2017 at 10:47 AM CST

Tillerson Backtracks on Offer of Unconditional NKorea Talks

Tillerson Backtracks on Offer of Unconditional NKorea Talks

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is criticizing China over its oil supplies to North Korea and Russia for using North Korean laborers. Tillerson called on the two world powers with the closest economic ties to...

Friday, Dec 15, 2017 at 11:02 AM CST

'Today' Show Puppy Wrangler Joins Explosive Detection K-9 Unit

'Today' Show Puppy Wrangler Joins Explosive Detection K-9 Unit

Wrangler, the Yellow Labrador who joined the "Today" show in 2016 to help educate the public on service dogs, is making a career change. The original "puppy with a purpose" has graduated from the Connecticut...

Friday, Dec 15, 2017 at 10:22 AM CST

The Kids Are All Right: 'Youthquake' Is Oxford Word of 2017

The Kids Are All Right: 'Youthquake' Is Oxford Word of 2017

Oxford Dictionaries recognized the power of the millennial generation Friday with its 2017 word of the year : youthquake. Oxford lexicographers say there was a fivefold increase in use of the term between 2016...

Friday, Dec 15, 2017 at 09:42 AM CST

Activists Warn Tax Bill Could Hurt Puerto Rico Even More

Activists Warn Tax Bill Could Hurt Puerto Rico Even More

A coalition of Puerto Rican and Latino groups have told members of Congress that any tax increases on U.S. corporations operating on the island would devastate an already battered economy, NBC News reported. The...

Friday, Dec 15, 2017 at 12:17 PM CST

Americans Pessimistic About Trump, Country: Poll

Americans Pessimistic About Trump, Country: Poll

President Donald Trump frequently casts his first year in office as a string of successes and campaign promises fulfilled. But less than a quarter of Americans think Trump has made good on the pledges he made to...

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