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Fort Worth’s Panther Island Bridges Balloon to $89-Million

Fort Worth’s Panther Island Bridges Balloon to $89-Million

(WBAP/KLIF) FORT WORTH, TX — Three Panther Island flood control project bridges are still under construction…nearly three years behind schedule.  The three bridges originally set for completion in 2018 will likely begin service in 2021. Fort Worth Star-Telegram’s Bud Kennedy says engineering is a big hold-up.  Engineers had to redesign the bridges to support the…MORE

US Evacuates Americans On Quarantined Cruise Ship; 14 Test Positive For Coronavirus

US Evacuates Americans On Quarantined Cruise Ship; 14 Test Positive For Coronavirus

(CNN) Fourteen passengers aboard US chartered flights evacuating Americans and their families from the Diamond Princess cruise ship have tested positive for novel coronavirus, according to a joint statement from the US Departments of State and Health and Human Services. The passengers are among the more than 300 people removed from the ship, which is docked off…MORE

Mothers Protest Vaccinations in Downtown Dallas

Mothers Protest Vaccinations in Downtown Dallas

(WBAP/KLIF) DALLAS, TX —  An activist group concerned about the safety of child vaccination demonstrated in downtown Dallas, Saturday.  Child inoculations have long been used to prevent debilitating diseases from harming society.  However, hundreds of thousands of children have experienced severe side affects from those vaccinations. Lee Wilcox with “V is for Vaccine” says parents…MORE

Court Hearing for Former Dallas Priest Set for Monday Morning

Court Hearing for Former Dallas Priest Set for Monday Morning

DALLAS (WBAP/KLIF NEWS)- Court hearing for former Dallas priest set for Monday morning. Just weeks after his arrest in Missouri, a former priest for the Catholic Diocese of Dallas will be seeing his day in court. Richard Thomas Brown was arrested after being accused of sexual assault nearly 3 decades after the abuse allegedly occurred.…MORE

Catholic Diocese of Dallas Release Statement Following Arrest of Former Priest

Catholic Diocese of Dallas Release Statement Following Arrest of Former Priest

DALLAS (WBAP/KLIF NEWS)- Bishop Burns with the Catholic Diocese of Dallas released a statement following the arrest of former priest Richard Brown. Brown was arrested in Missouri after being accused of sexual assault earlier this week. The Aunt of the victim, who has not been named, claims the assault happened over three decades ago in…MORE

Former NBA Star Kobe Bryant and Others Dead in Helicopter Crash

Former NBA Star Kobe Bryant and Others Dead in Helicopter Crash

UPDATE 4:42p.m. Officials in Los Angeles report a total of nine (9) dead in today’s crash.  Kobe Bryant’s daughter Gianna, reportedly among the dead. UPDATE 2:24 pm – Authorities say the crash happened just before 10 am, Pacific time.  A news conference is scheduled to begin soon.  The helicopter crash sparked a brush fire, with…MORE

DPS and Northlake K9 Officer Join Denton PD Chase

DPS and Northlake K9 Officer Join Denton PD Chase

DENTON – WBAP/KLIF – Denton police were joined by a Department of Public Safety helicopter and a police dog from Northlake Saturday to help capture two suspects wanted in the reported theft of a laptop and phone from a man trying to sell his computer.   Officials say 18 yuear old Daekwon Jackson was jailed on…MORE

Lawsuit Against a TCU Dean, Trustees & 5 Others Alleges Assault and Racial Discrimination

Lawsuit Against a TCU Dean, Trustees & 5 Others Alleges Assault and Racial Discrimination

Dallas (WBAP/KLIF) – A 20-year old Texas Christian University student has filed a lawsuit against school’s Board of Trustees and five employees, alleging repeated assault and racial discrimination. The student, referred to as Jane Doe No. 1, claims that she was repeatedly assaulted, racially discriminated against. The allegations, primarily against Diane Snow, the dean of…MORE

Jim Lehrer of the ‘MacNeil-Lehrer Report’ Dies at 85

Jim Lehrer of the ‘MacNeil-Lehrer Report’ Dies at 85

NEW YORK (AP) – A host of the nightly PBS “NewsHour” that for decades offered a thoughtful take on current events has died. PBS says Jim Lehrer died Thursday. He was 85. Like longtime partner Robert MacNeil, Lehrer saw broadcast journalism as a service, its main goal to help the public understand events and issues.…MORE

9-Year Old Shot in Road Rage Incident

9-Year Old Shot in Road Rage Incident

(WBAP/KLIF) — Dallas police are searching for a suspect who shot a nine year old girl in a road rage incident on I-35, Sunday night. According to police, the girl’s mother took the I-35 Mañana exit when an older white model sedan swerved in front of her and slammed on the brakes. As she pulled along…MORE