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  1. Former Baylor employee asks court to order release of Pepper Hamilton reportRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | ABC News

    ... ever talking to him or getting his side of the story." Dunn said he filed a Rule 202 Petition that asks a Dallas County court to order the board of regents to turn over materials related to Hill's firing, including the Pepper Hamilton report, and to ...

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  2. Fatal Accident Near AquillaRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Hillsboro Reporter

    ... t of Public Safety, medical issues may have contributed to the cause of the accident. The body was sent to the Dallas County Medical Examiner's Office for an autopsy. Trooper Chuck Lindorfer investigated.

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  3. Leading OffRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | D Magazine

    ... in different neighborhoods, with the expected vote in November on the $1 billion retractable-roof stadium. Dallas County residents with West Nile reach 10. There has now been a 10th case of West Nile virus confirmed in Dallas County this year, but ...

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  4. DISD superintendent remakes his top staff in his first year back on the jobRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Dallas Morning News

    ... cooperation." Todd Williams, an education adviser to Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings and the executive director for Dallas County-based nonprofit Commit, pointed to the new cabinet's responsiveness to the community concerns and willingness to get things ...

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  5. DCHHS will conduct ground spraying in DeSoto on 7-27, 7-28 and 7-31 between 5pm and 9am.Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | City of DeSoto

    Dallas County Health and Human Services laboratory confirmed positive mosquito traps positive for West Nile Virus. The traps were collected from DeSoto, Hutchins, Lancaster, and Duncanville.

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  6. Dallas County crews to spray after mosquitoes with West Nile found in CoppellRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | Dallas Morning News

    Symptoms of West Nile virus include fever, headache, muscle aches, confusion, nausea, rash and a stiff neck. Symptoms usually appear from three to 15 days after a person is bitten by an infected mosquito.

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  7. Dallas-County 19 mins ago 12:34 p.m.Dallas man arrested for murder of 81-year-oldRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | WFAA-TV Dallas

    The body of Donald Wayne St. Clair was found in a warehouse in the 700 block of Shepherd Drive on July 4 around 12:20 p.m. In the days that followed, Garland police identified the suspect as 53-year-old Donald Ray Giles of Dallas. Garland police say homicide investigators determined Giles had planned to burglarize the warehouse where St. Clair was found dead.

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  8. Garland police arrest suspect in death of 81-year-old found in warehouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 5 | Dallas Morning News

    ... ve about a body around 12:30 p.m. July 4. Giles, who will be charged with capital murder, is being held in the Dallas County Jail in lieu of $1 million bail.

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  9. Church garden in Dallas helps people grow in togethernessRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | North Texas e-News

    ... at Harry Stone Elementary in south Dallas,' said Stephen Hudkins, AgriLife Extension agent for horticulture, Dallas County. 'He asked if it would be possible to put in a community garden at his church, and we told him it would. Later that same day, ...

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  10. Should former Madison High basketball star have pleaded guilty to manslaughter? ESPN raises questionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Dallas Morning News

    Tammy Simpson led a rally to honor the life of her son Troy Causey Jr. at Faithful Missionary Baptist Church in May 2014. Dallas County prosecutors have reopened the manslaughter case of a former high school basketball star who killed a fellow student athlete.

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  11. Dallas residents who traveled to Mexico are county's 17th, 18th to test positive for ZikaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Dallas Morning News

    Two more Dallas County residents have tested positive for the Zika virus, bringing the total this year to 18, Dallas County Health and Human Services reported Thursday. The 37- and 38-year-old patients, who live in Dallas, became infected during a recent trip to Mexico, officials said.

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  12. Dallas resident who visited Mexico is 16th person in county to test positive for ZikaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Dallas Morning News

    The mosquito-borne Zika virus can cause microcephaly, a severe birth defect in which babies are born with abnormally small heads. A 16th Dallas County resident has tested positive for the Zika virus this year, according to Dallas County Health and Human Services.

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  13. Dead man's family wins $37.9M verdict in crash with semi on icy Texas highwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Dallas Morning News

    A Dallas County jury on Tuesday awarded $37.9 million to the family of a man who was killed when he drove into an O'Reilly Auto Parts 18-wheeler stuck on an icy road in February 2015. David Shoots of DeSoto lost control of his truck on State Highway 29 about 6 a.m. Feb. 28, hitting a guardrail and coming to a stop with his trailer blocking every lane of the road.

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  14. Disease-Carrying Mosquitoes Reach "Critical Limit"; Cities Ponder Aerial SprayingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Dallas Observer

    ... in Dallas in 2012, is back. So far this year, there have been three confirmed human cases in the county. After Dallas County Commissioners authorized the use of aerial spraying to combat mosquitoes carrying West Nile Virus last week, cities across ...

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  15. Unregulated rodeos can mean a deadly rideRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Texarkana Gazette

    ... hat on the ground beside him. The 46-year-old Dallas man died in July in a small rodeo arena in southern Dallas County while participating in an event that's long been part of immigrant culture across Texas. As Dallas' Hispanic population has grown, ...

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  16. Three more human cases of West Nile virus reported in Dallas CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Dallas Morning News

    Dallas County health officials have confirmed three more human case of West Nile virus this year, bringing the total to six. The third person infected with the virus lives in Far East Dallas, east of White Rock Lake.

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  17. Third case of Zika virus confirmed in Denton County, officials sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Star-Telegram.com

    ... confirmed in Tarrant County, the latest discovered earlier this month in an individual who visited Honduras. Dallas County reported its 15th case of Zika last week -a 40-year-old who was infected by the virus during a trip to Puerto Rico. The Pan ...

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  18. Dallas County's third human case of West Nile reported in Far East DallasRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Dallas Morning News

    ... West Nile season began in May, the health department has reported 230 West Nile-positive mosquito pools in Dallas County. Symptoms of West Nile include joint pain, headaches, muscle aches, nausea and a stiff neck. But some cases can worsen to ...

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  19. Irving PD Investigating Death of Hispanic Man While In-Custody...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | Irving Weekly

    ... misdemeanor warrants from the City of Dallas and the City of Grand Prairie. An autopsy was performed by the Dallas County Medical Examiner's Office and the results are pending. At this time, the cause of death is unknown as there were no obvious ...

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  20. Russell Berry: How Dallas can stop the property tax squeezeRead the original story

    Jun 21, 2016 | Dallas Morning News

    As a Realtor, I'm glad to hear Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins and other local leaders are thinking about lowering the tax burden for homeowners. They certainly have my personal support and the support of the MetroTex Association of Realtors in that endeavor because Realtors understand the importance of home ownership to our economy, our neighborhoods and our schools We are also well acquainted with issues related to property taxes.

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