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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

New Sanctuary Opens in Sutherland Springs After 2017 Massacre

New Sanctuary Opens in Sutherland Springs After 2017 Massacre

SUTHERLAND SPRINGS, Texas (AP) – A South Texas church where a gunman in 2017 opened fire and killed more than two dozen congregants will unveil a new sanctuary and memorial room honoring the victims. Worshippers and relatives of those killed or injured at the First Baptist Church in Sutherland Springs are expected to gather at…MORE

Kidnapped Fort Worth girl found alive and well

Kidnapped Fort Worth girl found alive and well

Fort Worth (WBAP/KLIF) – An 8 year old girl who was kidnapped off a street in Fort Worth Saturday afternoon was found safe and sound early this morning at a motel in Forest Hill. Police say Salem Sabatka was inside a room with the 51 year old man who allegedly kidnapped her. That man has…MORE