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Dallas Police Officer on Leave Over Alleged ‘Aim Better’ Social Media Post After Trump Assassination Attempt

Dallas Police Officer on Leave Over Alleged ‘Aim Better’ Social Media Post After Trump Assassination Attempt

DALLAS (WBAP/KLIF News ) – A Dallas police sergeant is on administrative leave after being accused of posting “aim better” on social media after the assassination attempt against former President Donald Trump over the weekend. According to DPD, the department received an internal complaint on July 13 about Sergeant Arturo Martinez’s alleged comment. The situation…MORE

Powell Says Federal Reserve is More Confident Inflation is Slowing to Its Target

Powell Says Federal Reserve is More Confident Inflation is Slowing to Its Target

WASHINGTON (AP) — Chair Jerome Powell said the Federal Reserve is becoming more convinced that inflation is headed back to its 2% target and said the Fed would cut rates before the pace of price increases actually reached that point. “We’ve had three better readings, and if you average them, that’s a pretty good pace,”…MORE

Amazon Prime Day is a Big Event for Scammers, Experts Warn

Amazon Prime Day is a Big Event for Scammers, Experts Warn

NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon Prime Day is here. And experts are reminding consumers to be wary of scams. Deceptions such as phony emails from people impersonating online retailers like Amazon are nothing new. But the Better Business Bureau says phishing attempts increase amid the heavy spending seen during significant sales events. Amazon’s two days…MORE

Tarrant County Has Confirmed Its First Human Case of West Nile Virus

Tarrant County Has Confirmed Its First Human Case of West Nile Virus

(WBAP/KLIF) – TARRANT CO. – On Monday public health officials in Tarrant County stated that the patient contacted the more serious neuro-invasive form of the disease, which can be deadly. Symptoms include neck stiffness, disorientation, muscle weakness, and tremors. Last May, authorities in Tarrant County reported the first positive mosquito pool for this season. The…MORE

Trump Picks Vance; Trump Wins RNC Nomination as GOP Presidential Candidate

Trump Picks Vance; Trump Wins RNC Nomination as GOP Presidential Candidate

MILWAUKEE – (WBAP/KLIF) – Former President Donald Trump has chosen Ohio Senator J.D. Vance as his running mate, to serve as Vice President should the Republican party win the November election. Trump used a post on the online’s “Truth Social” site to announce the selection of Vance. At just 39 years old, he’d add a…MORE

Trump to Announce VP Running Mate Pick Today/Monday

Trump to Announce VP Running Mate Pick Today/Monday

WASHINGTON – (WBAP/KLIF) – Former President Donald Trump tells Fox News he will annouce his choice for his running mate today/Monday, during the Republican National Convention. Frontrunners for Trump’s running mate are considered to be Senators J.D. Vance of Ohio,Marco Rubio of Florida and North Dakota’s Governor Doug Burgum. The Republican National Convention begins today…MORE