A man who decorated his Dallas home for Halloween to resemble an Ebola hot spot has found that charities he wanted to benefit by showing it off are refusing donations from an exhibit many find to be in poor taste. James Faulk, 48, transformed his townhouse in an affluent Dallas neighborhood by adorning it with blue plastic barrels affixed with orange bio-hazard stickers, yellow caution tape and the word "QUARANTINE" stenciled in red letters on the outside of a boarded up door.
A 36-year-old man was shot and killed Tuesday night while he was attempting to rob an elderly couple outside a Northwest Dallas grocery store, police say. The man, who has not been publicly identified, approached a man and a woman as they walked out of a grocery store and snatched a gold necklace from the woman's neck, police said.
Dallas police say they're investigating after a 24-year-old woman was found dead in her bathtub Tuesday afternoon. Officers responded to a burglary call at a home in the 2000 block of Gaylord Drive at about 3 p.m. and found Ruby Mendoza, 24, dead, according to police.
Instead, residents were obsessed with Ebola, a disease less threatening to their lives, statistically, than the furniture in their homes. Ebola panic has calmed a bit since Oct. 20, but continues to color the political conversation.
Two people are in the hospital with non-life threatening injuries and more than dozen have been displaced after a fire broke out at a Northeast Dallas apartment complex. Red Cross assisting families displaced by apartment fire Two people are in the hospital with non-life threatening injuries and more than dozen have been displaced after a fire broke out at a Northeast Dallas apartment complex.
Dallas City Council members Adam Medrano, Sheffie Kadane, Sandy Greyson and Jennifer Gates listened in March as Police Chief David Brown spoke during a Public Safety Committee meeting. To find what Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings calls one of the most important ballot measures of the last decade, skip the hotly contested races for governor and lieutenant governor.