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  1. Caterpillar Infestation Damages North Texas TreesRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | NBC Dallas

    Hackberry trees that appear to be dying across North Texas are falling victim to caterpillars, but Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service says trees will bounce back. If your hackberry trees are in rough shape this year don't blame your green thumb, because something else is laying waste to them across a large portion of the Metroplex.

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  2. Swindol v. Aurora Flight Sciences CorporationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | FindLaw

    ... that the defendant was "a corporation organized under law with an office and place of business in Dallas, Dallas County, Texas, where service of citation may be had." 1 Id. We granted the plaintiff leave to amend her complaint because "[t]he 1950 ...

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  3. Ford Motor Company, Appellant v. NCMRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | FindLaw

    Ford Motor Company, Appellant v. Casey Johnson, Individually, As Guardian of Maegen Johnson, NCM, As Heir at Law to Tristen Johnson, Deceased, and As Heir at Law to Madeleine Johnson, Deceased; Pearlette Johnson, Individually And Sjon Johnson, Individually, Appellees Ford Motor Company appeals the trial court's order denying its motion to transfer venue from Dallas County to Collin County.

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  4. Robbery was motive in fatal shooting, Irving police saidRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Dallas Morning News

    ... also been charged with aggravated assault, is being held at the Irving jail. The juvenile is being held at the Dallas County juvenile detention center. The teens were walking in the 2000 block of Meadow Lark Drive about 10:30 a.m. when they ...

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  5. Taste of freedom: Ex-con gets first glimpse at a changed societyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Dallas Morning News

    ... a good influence. Morehouse was in prison following parole violations after he was found responsible in a Dallas County juvenile court in 1998 for sexually assaulting his sister when she was an infant. But both sister and father say Morehouse's ...

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  6. Two men arrested in string of armed robberies in MesquiteRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Dallas Morning News

    ... Kenneth Brown also faces charges for marijuana possession and failure to identify as well as a hold from a Dallas County warrant. Parrish said Mesquite police began investigating after a series of robberies in specific neighborhoods and created a ...

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  7. 12th Human Case Of West Nile Reported In Dallas CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | CBS Local

    ... Apply) Program Director: Email Website Feedback: Email Sales Inquiries: Email Friends [] DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) - Dallas County Health and Human Services (DCHHS) is reporting the twelfth human case of West Nile infection in Dallas County for the 2015 ...

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  8. Editorial: Death in Dallas jail lobby adds to questions about deputy trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Dallas Morning News

    Deputies aggressively restrained Joseph Hutcheson moments after the Arlington handyman staggered into the lobby of the Dallas County Jail on Aug. 1. Hutcheson wound up dead, a victim of a tragedy that could - and should - have been averted. Surveillance video of the bizarre episode shows a man behaving erratically but not violently .

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  9. Police: Robbery was motive in fatal Irving shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Dallas Morning News

    ... with aggravated assault and bond has been set at $75,000 for that charge. The juvenile is being held in the Dallas County Juvenile Detention Center on a capital murder charge. Bond information was not available. Ducking attends Nimitz High School ...

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  10. Exxon Mobil selling landmark Stemmons Freeway tower and surrounding campusRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Dallas Morning News

    The 17-story Mobil Oil tower - also known as Pegasus Place - is being acquired by a local real estate investor. The 600,000-square-foot office tower and five other buildings on a 23-acre campus on Stemmons near West Mockingbird Lane are being sold by Irving-based Exxon Mobil Corp. A company set up by Dallas' J. Small Investments is buying the business campus, according to documents filed with Dallas County.

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  11. Family of man who died in jail lobby demands answers from sheriffRead the original story

    Friday Aug 14 | Dallas Morning News

    Holding signs saying "Unarmed" and "I Can't Breathe," the family of Joseph Hutcheson, who died after being restrained by sheriff's deputies in the Dallas County jail lobby, held a news conference Friday demanding answers from officials. "They're going to go home to their families and I'm never going to see my son again," said Hutcheson's mother, Ruth Boatner, 71. The family spoke through tears just feet away from the lobby where witnesses said Hutcheson gasped for breath and turned blue while handcuffed.

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  12. Can Austin Save Dallas Homeowners from Getting Screwed on Property Taxes?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Dallas Observer

    ... are indeed getting hosed. Assume, for example, that the 47-percent undervaluation in Austin also applies to Dallas County, where, in 2014, there were a hair under 75,000 pieces of commercial property valued at $91 billion dollars, three-quarters of ...

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  13. 2 arrested after man killed, teen boy injured in Irving shootingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | Dallas Morning News

    ... said. The older suspect was in the Irving City Jail on Saturday, police said. The younger was taken to the Dallas County juvenile lock-up. About 10:30 a.m., officers were dispatched to a shooting in the 2000 block of Meadow Lark Lane. McLellan said ...

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  14. Dallas County reports 2nd West Nile virus-related deathRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 29 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    Health officials say a fifth person has died in Texas this year after contracting the West Nile virus, with two victims in the Dallas area. Dallas County Health and Human Services on Friday announced an elderly person died in Irving.

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  15. Dallas County Democratic Party Weekly Roundup, August 25Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2015 | Burnt Orange Report

    Just months after being sworn in, Dallas County District Attorney Susan Hawk has been inexplicably away from her job for three weeks, going on four. [Dallas Morning News, August 23, 2015 ] Before her unexplained absence, she admitted to previous prescription drug abuse, and fired or forced the resignations of several key employees who have publicly called her behavior "paranoid".

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  16. Group says bites are bogus evidence; it wants convictions reviewedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Dallas Morning News

    ... lower left arm. At Steven Mark Chaney's trial later that year, Dr. Jim Hales, chief dental consultant for the Dallas County medical examiner's office, told jurors that he spent 20 hours analyzing 15 photos of the bite marks and a plaster and wax ...

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  17. Dallas County reports second West Nile virus-related death of the yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Dallas Morning News

    The patient was in their 80s and lived the 75061 zip code in Irving. According to a statement from Dallas County Health and Human Services the patient was diagnosed with West Nile Neuroinvasive disease.

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  18. Dallas County Sheriff's Show Video Of Jail Lobby DeathRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | CBS Local

    ... - It's a fact that on the morning of August 1, 2015 Joseph Sheldon Hutcheson entered the lobby of the Dallas County Jail. Exactly what happened before Hutcheson lost consciousness and died there is a matter on contention. Initially, Dallas County ...

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  19. Winners of the 2015 eRecording All-Star Awards AnnouncedRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 27 | Freshnews

    ... that has led its state in implementing or further developing eRecording technology. Model County Award - Dallas County, TX The Model County Award recognizes a recording office that has a long and established history of eRecording documents and ...

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  20. Q&A: Examining Dallas County DA Susan Hawk's leave of absenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Dallas Morning News

    As Dallas County District Attorney Susan Hawk remains off work in what we now know will be at least a seven-week leave , questions abound about what this means for her, her office and the citizens they serve. The DA is the highest ranking prosecutor in Dallas County and one of the county's top law enforcement officials.

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