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Yesterday | WFAA-TV Dallas

Tailwagger: Meet Tavo

He was surrendered to the SPCA of Texas on June 16 by an owner who became too ill to take care of him.

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Related Topix: Texas, Dallas County, TX, Entertainment

Fri Jul 11, 2014

CBS Local

Frisco Man Convicted Of Murdering His Stepson

A Frisco man will spend the rest of his life in prison after a jury found him guilty of murdering his newly adopted stepson.

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Related Topix: Frisco, TX, Plano, TX

Nerve News

Indian woman arrested for child abduction in US

An Indian woman was arrested in the US when she arrived at the Dallas-Fort Worth airport eight years after she apparently forcibly took her son away to India and brought him back again.

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D Magazine

Leading Off

How Soon Until Every Dallas Highway Is Tolled? Tomorrow new express lanes will open on Interstate 35E , allowing drivers to pay to bypass the usually congested interchange from I-35E to Interstate 635.

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CBS Local

Leaders Fight Central Expressway Managed Toll Lane Proposal

If you live, work, or play in Collin County - you know the drill. Get on a toll road to get where you want to go.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

KXII-TV Sherman

Grayson Co. one step closer to bringing SANE nurses to area

Several groups are teaming up to implement a sexual assault nurse examiner program in Grayson County to help victims of the crime.

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Related Topix: Grayson County, TX, Criminal Defense Law, Law, Gainesville, TX

Wed Jul 09, 2014

Dallas Morning News

Frisco detective's sexual misconduct may jeopardize trials

A Frisco police detective who investigated major crimes from 2011 to 2013 had inappropriate relationships with four women tied to his cases, possibly jeopardizing future criminal trials.

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Related Topix: Frisco, TX, Criminal Defense Law, Law, Violent Crime, Melissa, TX

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Texomaland

Austin College Announces Theatre Production

Critter Concierge is a family ownned and operated business. We've been keeping yards poo free since 2003.

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Related Topix: Austin College, Texas, Denton County, TX, The Colony, TX, Little Elm, TX

CBS Local

Record Low Water Levels At Lake Lavon

The water source for Collin County is 5 feet away from the threshold where the North Texas Municipal Water District will initiate Stage 4 water restrictions.

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Related Topix: Lavon, TX

Mon Jul 07, 2014

Dallas Morning News

Witnesses recall boy's injuries in adoptive dad's murder trial

Witnesses in the trial of a Frisco man accused of killing his adopted son recounted Monday a pattern of injuries the 22-month old sustained before his death.

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Related Topix: Violent Crime, Frisco, TX, State Prisons, Prison, Plano, TX

D Magazine

Is Plano 'The Cool Kid of Collin County'?

If you get over any preconceived notions about the city - which are probably decades old and now more than likely apply to a suburb further north than Plano - you might agree with LaRosiliere.

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Related Topix: Plano, TX

Fri Jul 04, 2014

Texas Tribune

As Perry Exits, Texas GOP Shifting Away From Toll Roads

The Texas Republican state convention drew national headlines last month with candidates and activists staking out hard-line positions on homosexuality and immigration.

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Related Topix: Texas Government, Texas, Rick Perry, US Governors, Austin, TX, Dallas, TX

Thu Jul 03, 2014

KWTX

"Felony Lane Gang" May Be Back, Texas Authorities Say

A national theft ring appears to have returned to target affluent neighborhoods, police in in Collin County and areas of North Dallas say.

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Related Topix: Dallas, TX, Plano, TX

Wed Jul 02, 2014

WFAA-TV Dallas

National Guardsmen charged in bizarre kidnapping of Dallas woman

Investigators say Michael Roberts of Arkansas drove down to North Texas three different times trying to reconnect with his 26-year-old ex-girlfriend.

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Related Topix: Dallas, TX, US National Guard, US Military, Weird

CBS Local

North Texas Police Say Users Cooking Up A Dangerous New High

Police in Plano and other Collin County cities are seeing more and more cases of teenagers and young adults smoking 'dabs.'

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Related Topix: Plano, TX, Drugs, Family, Teenagers, Marijuana

Tue Jul 01, 2014

WFAA-TV Dallas

TxDOT makes the case for toll lanes on Central Expressway

Like North Central Expressway on a much smaller scale, there was as much traffic and noise at a public meeting in Richardson Tuesday night.

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Related Topix: Richardson, TX, Allen, TX

Sat Jun 28, 2014

CBS Local

Gang Of Smash & Grab Thieves Back In North Texas

Police thought they'd run a gang of thieves out of North Texas, but now it looks like the crooks are back and mostly targeting women.

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Related Topix: Plano, TX

Fri Jun 27, 2014

WFAA-TV Dallas

Water restrictions inspire Frisco teen's new summer job

Zack Cayford's summer schedule is getting tighter by the day. The Frisco 16-year-old has a summer job that grew out of the state's drought.

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Related Topix: Frisco, TX, Weather, Natural Disasters, Drought

WFAA-TV Dallas

Collin County residents concerned about coyotes

Recent reports of coyote sightings in residential areas across North Texas have some pet owners concerned.

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Related Topix: Richardson, TX

Dallas Morning News

Prosecutors won't seek death penalty for woman accused of suffocating Plano toddler

Melinda Muniz, 25, faces a charge of capital murder in the death of 2-year-old Grace Ford.

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Related Topix: Plano, TX, Death Penalty

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