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Three Deputies Gunned Down In Houston

Three Deputies Gunned Down In Houston

Houston (WBAP/KLIF) – A man with a rifle shot three deputies in Houston early Saturday morning. He killed one of them. The other two are hospitalized. One of them is reported in critical condition. The deputies were gunned down a little after 2:00 AM while answering a disturbance call at a bar. Houston Police describe…MORE

Senator Cornyn Meets with Afghan SIV Holders in North Texas

Senator Cornyn Meets with Afghan SIV Holders in North Texas

DALLAS (WBAP/KLIF) – U.S. Senator John Cornyn joined DFW area Afghan Special Immigrant Visa holders, and refugee resettlement organizations on Friday at the Northwest Community Center in Dallas to discuss the resettlement process. The roundtable touched on the resettlement process to assist SIV holders with job-skills training, mentoring, language learning, and additional services.    Leaders from the Northwest Community Center, International Rescue Committee in Dallas, Refugee Services of Texas,…MORE

Candle Vigil Honors Fallen Law Enforcement Officers for ‘Police Weekend’

Candle Vigil Honors Fallen Law Enforcement Officers for ‘Police Weekend’

Washington (WBAP/KLIF) – The National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund [NLEOMF] honored fallen police officers in 2020 and 2021 during it’s 33rd annual candlelight vigil ceremony. During the ceremony the names of all 701 fallen officers nationwide in the past two years were read. Two-thirds of those who died succumb to COVID-19. Lori Sharp-Day, Board…MORE

Bill Clinton in hospital for non-COVID-related infection

Bill Clinton in hospital for non-COVID-related infection

Washington (AP)- Former President Bill Clinton was admitted to a Southern California hospital Tuesday with an infection but he is “on the mend,” his spokesman said Thursday. Clinton, 75, was admitted to the University of California Irvine Medical Center on Tuesday evening for a non-COVID-related infection, Angel Ureña said in a statement. “He is on…MORE

Dallas Marathon Returns for 50th Running

Dallas Marathon Returns for 50th Running

DALLAS (WBAP/KLIF) – The BMW Dallas Marathon Festival is celebrating its 50th anniversary this year after being canceled last year because of COVID.  “The BMW Dallas Marathon Festival is a beloved annual tradition in our city — one that we have missed as we battled through the worst days of the COVID-19 pandemic,” said Mayor…MORE

Recovery Continues for Firefighters Injured in Dallas Apartment Explosion

Recovery Continues for Firefighters Injured in Dallas Apartment Explosion

DALLAS (WBAP/KLIF) – Four members from Dallas Fire-Rescue were injured in an apartment explosion at the Highland Hills Apartment Complex in late September. While one of those firefighters was discharged that same day,  three firefighters were hospitalized at Parkland in critical condition.  According to DFR, all three are improving and are in serious but stable condition.  DFR said Wednesday that Captain…MORE

DOJ Launches Investigation into Abuse Allegations at Juvenile Justice Facilities in Texas

DOJ Launches Investigation into Abuse Allegations at Juvenile Justice Facilities in Texas

DALLAS (WBAP/KLIF) – The U.S. Department of Justice announced on Wednesday that it is launching a civil rights investigation into conditions at juvenile detention facilities in Texas, as well as allegations of sexual abuse inside those facilities. “Over the last few years, and as recently as last week, at least 11 facility staff members have…MORE

Aim to Ease Supply Chain Bottlenecks with LA Port going 24/7

Aim to Ease Supply Chain Bottlenecks with LA Port going 24/7

WASHINGTON (AP) – President Joe Biden announced his administration brokered an agreement for the Port of Los Angeles to become a 24-hour, seven-days-a-week operation. It’s an effort to relieve supply chain bottlenecks and move the stranded container ships that are driving prices higher for American consumers. The president discussed the agreement during a speech Wednesday…MORE

Governor Abbott Readies Resources in Response to Weather Threat

Governor Abbott Readies Resources in Response to Weather Threat

AUSTIN (WBAP/KLIF) – Governor Greg Abbott has directed the Texas Division of Emergency Management to place state response and recovery resources on standby due to the potential threat of severe storms, heavy rainfall, and flash flooding from a cold front interacting with moisture from Hurricane Pamela. The storms are forecast to move across Texas through…MORE