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DALLAS | Fatal SUV crash driver among 5 charged in smuggling scheme

DALLAS— A federal grand jury in Texas has indicted several people connected to an alleged immigrant smuggling scheme, including the driver in an SUV crash that killed five of 14 people inside. Federal prosecutors say the driver, 20-year-old Jorge Luis Monsivais Jr., and four others were indicted by a grand jury in Del Rio on … Continue reading DALLAS | Fatal SUV crash driver among 5 charged in smuggling scheme

Former executive with Dallas housing nonprofit gets 5 years

DALLAS/ July 19, 2018 (STL.News) — A former executive with a Dallas County nonprofit housing agency created in 1965 to combat poverty must serve five years in federal prison for defrauding homeowners. Prosecutors say 46-year-old Francisco Javier Gonzalez of Duncanville must also pay nearly $612,000 in restitution. Gonzalez, who was sentenced Monday, pleaded guilty last … Continue reading Former executive with Dallas housing nonprofit gets 5 years

PORTLAND, Ore. | 1 dead as latest fire portends explosive Northwest season

PORTLAND, Ore. — A fast-moving fire fueled by gusting winds in the Pacific Northwest killed one person, forced dozens of households to evacuate and prompted Oregon Gov. Kate Brown to declare a state of emergency Wednesday. The flames near the city of The Dallas started Tuesday and expanded Wednesday to more than 56 square miles … Continue reading PORTLAND, Ore. | 1 dead as latest fire portends explosive Northwest season

Apartments.com Reveals the Top Five Cities for Rooftop Deck Spaces with Impeccable Views

ATLANTA/ July 17, 2018 (STL.News) — With temperatures rising and summer in the air, it is the perfect time to enjoy fresh air and vast views from a rooftop deck. From grills to gardens, pools to dog parks, outdoor decks are often a sought-after amenity by renters, providing a space for get togethers, relaxation, fun … Continue reading Apartments.com Reveals the Top Five Cities for Rooftop Deck Spaces with Impeccable Views

Texas News: EIGHT MS-13 MEMBERS INDICTED IN DALLAS ON CHARGES INCLUDING RACKETEERING, CONSPIRACY, ATTEMPTED MURDER AND ASSAULT WITH A DANGEROUS WEAPON

Violent Gang Charged with Using Machetes, a Shotgun, and Other Weapons to Attack 10 Victims DALLAS ,Texas– A federal grand jury has indicted eight MS-13 members, on charges in connection with their MS-13 gang activities, including racketeering conspiracy; attempted murder in aid of racketeering; assault with a dangerous weapon in aid of racketeering; conspiracy to … Continue reading Texas News: EIGHT MS-13 MEMBERS INDICTED IN DALLAS ON CHARGES INCLUDING RACKETEERING, CONSPIRACY, ATTEMPTED MURDER AND ASSAULT WITH A DANGEROUS WEAPON

DALLAS | Strong 2Q at Delta, but soaring fuel costs dim 2018 outlook

DALLAS — Delta Air Lines executives expressed confidence Thursday that they can raise prices high enough to cover a fuel bill that is likely to be $2 billion more this year than last year. Airline officials said that strong travel demand and higher average fares fully covered a run-up in fuel prices late last year, … Continue reading DALLAS | Strong 2Q at Delta, but soaring fuel costs dim 2018 outlook

DALLAS | AP source: Mavs chasing DeAndre Jordan again, 3 years later

DALLAS — The Dallas Mavericks are making another run at DeAndre Jordan, three years after the center jilted them in free agency to stay with the Los Angeles Clippers. Jordan has opted out of the final year of that contract he signed with LA in 2015, and the Mavericks intend to pursue him as an … Continue reading DALLAS | AP source: Mavs chasing DeAndre Jordan again, 3 years later

DALLAS | Larry Nassar, ex-trainer charged with sex assault in Texas

DALLAS (AP) — A former trainer who worked alongside imprisoned ex-sports doctor Larry Nassar at the famed Karolyi gymnastics ranch in Texas was charged Friday with sexual assault. But prosecutors said there wasn’t evidence of criminal wrongdoing by the couple who ran the facility, former national team coordinators Bela and Martha Karolyi. A grand jury … Continue reading DALLAS | Larry Nassar, ex-trainer charged with sex assault in Texas