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Texas Attorney General Speaks Out for Change at the State’s Border

Texas Attorney General Speaks Out for Change at the State’s Border

AUSTIN (WBAP/KLIF) – The Southern Texas border is struggling with overcrowded facilities for migrants seeking asylum. Also, the border patrol says about 4,500 people are apprehended each day, trying to cross over illegally. Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton was recently interviewed on Fox News. He says the problem is only getting worse. Paxton is urging…MORE

DFW Airport to Add Sixth Terminal by 2025

DFW Airport to Add Sixth Terminal by 2025

DFW AIRPORT (WBAP/KLIF) – DFW Airport has plans to expand with continued growth being seen across the Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex. “We want to provide a world class experience for millions of customers said DFW Airport, CEO, Sean Donohue. “We want to provide safe and efficient operations that makes DFW a good business partners for our…MORE

Flower Mound Police Launch Citizen’s Camera Program to Help Solve Crimes

Flower Mound Police Launch Citizen’s Camera Program to Help Solve Crimes

FLOWER MOUND (WBAP/KLIF)- The Flower Mound Police Department launches a citizen camera program to help solve criminal investigations. Flower Mound Police are partnering with residents through a program that will access home video surveillance. Residents who would like to volunteer information about their home video surveillance system, such as a ring doorbell, can fill out…MORE

Ford Cutting 7,000 White Collar Jobs

Ford Cutting 7,000 White Collar Jobs

DETROIT (AP) – Ford is almost finished with a major global restructuring plan, labeled Smart Redesign, and by the time it ends in August the automaker will have cut 7,000 white-collar jobs. The company said Monday the plan will save about $600 million per year by eliminating bureaucracy and increasing the number of workers reporting…MORE

Road Rage Incident from FTW to Dallas, Ends in Front of Dallas County Jail

Road Rage Incident from FTW to Dallas, Ends in Front of Dallas County Jail

UPDATE: 8:37AM   Dallas (WBAP/KLIF) – Dallas Police are questioning two people involved in a road rage incident that began in Fort Worth and ended just outside the Dallas County Courthouse. Around 15 or so Dallas and Fort Worth squad cars were on the scene of Commerce and Riverfront early this morning. The altercation escalated to…MORE

Mavs Dancers and Mavs ManiAACS to Go Bye-Bye

Mavs Dancers and Mavs ManiAACS to Go Bye-Bye

Dallas (WBAP/KLIF) – The Dallas Mavericks are overhauling its in-game entertainment team, replacing the dancers and Mavs Maniacs with what it’s calling a new family-friendly “entertainment squad.” Run, learn, & play!! Had a great time at the @mayor_mike_rawlings #GetKidzFit Fest!! pic.twitter.com/hgN0GUMktB — Mavs ManiAACs (@ManiAACs) May 11, 2019 The team says it’s holding an open-ended…MORE

President Trump Tweets Threat At Iran

President Trump Tweets Threat At Iran

Washington (CNN) – President Donald Trump on Sunday ratcheted up his rhetoric toward Iran, warning that a fight with the United States would “be the official end of Iran.” “If Iran wants to fight, that will be the official end of Iran,” Trump said in a tweet. “Never threaten the United States again!” The tweet comes amid rising…MORE

Man Charged in Abduction of 8-year-old Texas Girl

Man Charged in Abduction of 8-year-old Texas Girl

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — A man has been charged in the abduction of an 8-year-old girl who was snatched from a street in Fort Worth, Texas, as she walked with her mother. Fort Worth police say the girl was found safe Sunday, about eight hours later, at a hotel in nearby Forest Hill. Police…MORE

Transgender Woman Found Dead, Same Woman Who Was Brutally Beaten Last Month

Transgender Woman Found Dead, Same Woman Who Was Brutally Beaten Last Month

DALLAS (WBAP/KLIF News) – According to a statement from Dallas Police, a transgender woman found dead on Saturday, is the same woman whose brutal beating at an Oak Cliff apartment complex last month, was caught on video. Major Vincent Weddington with DPD said “the Dallas Police Department responded to a shooting call at 7200 Valley…MORE

Man Dies At Dallas City Hall Reflecting Pool, According to Police

Man Dies At Dallas City Hall Reflecting Pool, According to Police

DALLAS (AP) – Police say a man who rode a scooter to Dallas City Hall has died after jumping into the exterior reflecting pool and not resurfacing. Police Sgt. Warren Mitchell says the incident happened late Friday night. Emergency personnel recovered the body. Police did not release a possible cause of death. The Dallas County…MORE