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DALLAS | Economy keeps growing even with rising oil prices

DALLAS— America’s rediscovered prowess in oil production is shaking up old notions about the impact of higher crude prices on the U.S. economy. It has long been conventional wisdom that rising oil prices hurt the economy by forcing consumers to spend more on gasoline and heating their homes, leaving less for other things. Presumably that … Continue reading DALLAS | Economy keeps growing even with rising oil prices

DALLAS | Mavs owner Mark Cuban donates $10M after workplace probe

DALLAS — Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban has agreed to contribute $10 million to women’s causes and domestic violence awareness as part of the NBA’s investigation into workplace conditions with his franchise. The league also announced Wednesday that it would require staffing, reporting and policy changes for the Mavericks seven months after a Sports Illustrated … Continue reading DALLAS | Mavs owner Mark Cuban donates $10M after workplace probe

Texas News: DALLAS, Final Defendant, Mark Demetri Stein Sentenced in ‘Foreclosure Rescue’ Scheme

DALLAS, Ts. – The final defendant in a high-profile north Texas “foreclosure rescue” case has been sentenced for his role in the scheme, which swindled nearly a quarter of a million dollars from at least 70 homeowners facing foreclosure, announced U.S. Attorney Erin Nealy Cox of the Northern District o.f Texas. Real Estate Solutions owner … Continue reading Texas News: DALLAS, Final Defendant, Mark Demetri Stein Sentenced in ‘Foreclosure Rescue’ Scheme

DALLAS | Case against officer who killed neighbor to go to grand jury

DALLAS — The case against a white Dallas police officer who shot and killed a black neighbor in the neighbor’s home will be presented to a grand jury, which could decide on more serious charges than manslaughter, the district attorney overseeing the case said Monday. Dallas County District Attorney Faith Johnson said her office will … Continue reading DALLAS | Case against officer who killed neighbor to go to grand jury

DALLAS | Lawyer: Dallas cop who killed man at home should be charged

DALLAS — The lawyer for the family of a man who was gunned down at his home by a Dallas police officer is calling for her to be arrested and charged, saying the fact that she remains free days after the shooting shows she’s receiving favorable treatment. S. Lee Merritt, who is representing the family … Continue reading DALLAS | Lawyer: Dallas cop who killed man at home should be charged

DALLAS | The Latest: Lawyer calls for Dallas cop to be charged

DALLAS — The Latest on the shooting of a man by a Dallas police officer who said she mistook his apartment for her own (all times local): 12:15 p.m. The lawyer for the family of a 26-year-old man who was shot and killed by a Dallas police officer who said she mistook his apartment for … Continue reading DALLAS | The Latest: Lawyer calls for Dallas cop to be charged

DALLAS | Dallas officer who killed black man also shot a man in 2017

DALLAS — The Dallas police officer who says she mistakenly went to the wrong apartment after work earlier this week and fatally shot a black man also fired her weapon and wounded a man during an on-duty confrontation in 2017, according to court documents. Dallas police on Saturday named Amber Guyger, a four-year force veteran, … Continue reading DALLAS | Dallas officer who killed black man also shot a man in 2017