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Wiley Jury Returns Monday 9 am

Wiley Jury Returns Monday 9 am

MESQUITE – WBAP/KLIF –  The jury deciding the fate – for the second time – of a former Mesquite police officer has been instructed to return to court at Monday, 9 am. Former officer Derick Wiley faces aggravated assault charges for shooting an unarmed man he says he believed was stealing a vehicle, which was…MORE

Body of Missing Dallas Toddler Found in Landfill

Body of Missing Dallas Toddler Found in Landfill

Updated 3:52 pm: Dallas Police say the body of 18 month old Cedric Jackson, who was the subject of an Amber Alert, has been found in a landfill in Rowlett.  Detectives say the boyfriend of the child’s aunt, Sedrick Johnson, confessed to placing the baby’s body in a dumpster.  Johnson is charged with injury to a…MORE

Highland Park Police Searching For Serial Burglary Suspects

Highland Park Police Searching For Serial Burglary Suspects

Highland Park (WBAP/KLIF) – Highland Park Police need your help identifying a residential burglary crew.  Investigators say at least five of the burglaries, dating back to November 2018, are connected.  They happened in the middle of the night, and in each case the homeowners were home at the time and there was no sign of…MORE

Trump Threatens More Action in China Trade Fight

Trump Threatens More Action in China Trade Fight

WASHINGTON (AP) – President Donald Trump says he’s going to take further action to help the nation’s farmers in the midst of an escalating trade war with China. Trump is telling reporters that China has been taking advantage of the U.S. for many years, hours after China announced increased tariffs on $60 billion in U.S.…MORE

Texas push to decriminalize pot falters despite GOP support

Texas push to decriminalize pot falters despite GOP support

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas’ tough stance on marijuana as pot in the U.S. becomes increasingly legal has grounded a bipartisan push in the state to decriminalize minor offenses — a change the Texas GOP platform has come around to endorsing, but not Republican Gov. Greg Abbott. It all but ensures that Texas will remain…MORE

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WASHINGTON (AP) – President Donald Trump says gun owners should get ready to vote for Republicans. He told the National Rifle Association Friday that his political opponents “want to take away your guns. You better get out there and vote.” He spoke at the gun rights group’s annual convention for the third year in a row.…MORE

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WASHINGTON (AP) – President Donald Trump says gun owners should get ready to vote for Republicans. He told the National Rifle Association Friday that his political opponents “want to take away your guns. You better get out there and vote.” He spoke at the gun rights group’s annual convention for the third year in a row.…MORE

Beto O’Rourke Might Halt New Oil and Gas Drilling on Federal Land

Beto O’Rourke Might Halt New Oil and Gas Drilling on Federal Land

RENO, Nev. (AP) — Former Texas Congressman Beto O’Rourke said Thursday he’s willing to consider a moratorium on new leases to drill for oil and gas on federal lands as a way to help combat climate change. The Democratic presidential hopeful told reporters while campaigning in Nevada on Thursday the nation needs to rethink how…MORE

UT Arlington Suspends All Greek Life

UT Arlington Suspends All Greek Life

Arlington (WBAP/KLIF)  Fraternities and Sororities on campus at UT Arlington can no longer have any social events.  The school made the announcement Wednesday after allegations surfaced of potential wrongdoing.  The school wouldn’t comment on specifics.  UT Arlington Spokesman Joe Carpenter issued this written statement. “The University of Texas at Arlington is committed to our students’…MORE