The morning after a 14-year-old tech nerd's arrest for bringing a clock to MacArthur High School became global news, a PA announcement assured Ahmed Mohamed's classmates that "we have a very different version of what happened than you are seeing from the media." But child privacy laws barred authorities from sharing their side of the story, an Irving ISD spokeswoman told a media mob the same morning.
Nyla Munoz performs a sonogram for a walk-in patient at the Whole Womena s Health Clinic in McAllen, Texas, March 4, 2014. AUSTIN-Clinic closures in Dallas-Fort Worth have resulted in longer wait times for women seeking abortions, according to a study released Monday by the Texas Policy Evaluation Project at the University of Texas at Austin.
Officers responded about 5:15 a.m. to a gunfire call in the 3600 block of Jeffries Street, just off Malcolm X Boulevard in South Dallas. Police and firefighters found the victim inside a burning vehicle with a gunshot wound.
The victims were driving east on C.F. Hawn Freeway shortly before 2 a.m. when the driver lost control on a curve at Prairie Creek Road. The Chrysler 300 hit a guardrail and went off a bridge, flipping over and landing in the creek.
Normally, I don't get very excited when concepts are announced long before they open. Uchi won the grand prize for forward-looking news releases when their PR machine started dive-bombing my inbox months before the restaurant opened its doors.
Chief Deputy Paul Hansen said gone are the days when the marshals would have to wait near popular dumping grounds and pop out of the vegetation to catch illegal dumpers in the act. New cameras have given the city marshals a better chance to catch the scofflaws who drop tons of their old tires, construction debris, dirt, old mattresses and the like wherever they choose.