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Cooper doesn’t hide what he’s thinking with Cowboys rolling

Cooper doesn’t hide what he’s thinking with Cowboys rolling

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Amari Cooper rejected the suggestion that Dallas’ 44-20 win over New York was even more impressive because of a sloppy start that kept the last-place Giants in the game longer than they should have been. The receiver’s reaction illustrates where the Cowboys think they can go after four consecutive victories coming off a…MORE

New Senate Approved District Maps

New Senate Approved District Maps

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) – The Texas Senate has approved newly drawn district maps that would keep Republicans dominant in the state’s congressional representation, even amid rapidly shifting demographics. The maps approved Friday will next go to the GOP-dominated Texas House of Representatives, where they are expected to be approved before reaching Republican Gov. Greg Abbott’s…MORE

Americans agree misinformation is a problem, poll shows

WASHINGTON (AP) — Nearly all Americans agree that the rampant spread of misinformation is a problem. Most also think social media companies, and the people that use them, bear a good deal of blame for the situation. But few are very concerned that they themselves might be responsible, according to a new poll from The…MORE

Saturday Forecast

SATURDAY: Showers and storms possible (50%), mostly cloudy. High: 82. Winds: SW 5-10. SUNDAY: Clearing skies and pleasant. High: 84. Winds: NW 5-10.MORE

Botham Jean Honored by His Alma Mater on His 30th Birthday

Botham Jean Honored by His Alma Mater on His 30th Birthday

SEARCY, Ark. (AP) – A Black man who was fatally shot in his apartment by a white off-duty Dallas police officer was honored with a memorial at his alma mater on what would have been his 30th birthday. Botham Jean, a 2016 graduate of Harding University in Searcy, Arkansas, was shot and killed by Officer…MORE

Merck says experimental pill cuts worst effects of COVID-19

WASHINGTON (AP) — Merck & Co. said Friday that its experimental COVID-19 pill reduced hospitalizations and deaths by half in people recently infected with the coronavirus and that it would soon ask health officials in the U.S. and around the world to authorize its use. If cleared, Merck’s drug would be the first pill shown…MORE

Texas utilities slip through a loophole; no winterization has begun

Texas utilities slip through a loophole; no winterization has begun

The Texas Tribune reports state senators were furious to learn that natural gas companies won’t have to better prepare their facilities for extreme weather before 2023. Senators blamed the Railroad Commission even though the legislature passed the bill and the governor signed it. Here’s how Dave & Amy explained it this morning on KLIF. Read…MORE

Trial Begins for Texas Nurse Facing 4 Capital Murder Charges

Trial Begins for Texas Nurse Facing 4 Capital Murder Charges

TYLER, Texas (AP) (WBAP/KLIF) A defense attorney for a former nurse accused of killing four patients at Tyler, Texas hospital in 2017 has told jurors that his client was simply in the wrong place at the wrong time; meantime, a prosecutor called him “a serial killer” who found the perfect place to hide. 37-year old…MORE

Video Shows Dallas Paramedic Kicking Homeless Man in Head

Video Shows Dallas Paramedic Kicking Homeless Man in Head

(WBAP/KLIF) — Police body-cam footage has been released in a case of alleged brutality against a homeless Dallas man. The video shows Dallas Fire Rescue paramedic Brad Cox kicking Kyle Vess in the head after he sat up off the ground. Vess was being detained by firefighters for being suspected of starting a roadside fire.…MORE