Arezow is thrilled to be back in North Texas after years away from family and friends. Her family is originally from Afghanistan, and escaped Kabul after the Russian invasion when Arezow was just 7 years old.
After years of living with extended family in Pakistan, and later in a refugee camp in Germany, Arezow moved to North Texas as a teenager. Although she did not speak English when she arrived, she gradually learned the language by studying voraciously and by watching American television!
Arezow soon grew to love her adopted home and graduated from high school in Plano. She went on to study journalism at the University of Texas in Austin and began her Emmy Award-winning television news career in Corpus Christi, and later Austin.
In 2005, Arezow had the opportunity to spend a week in Afghanistan, embedded with soldiers deployed with the Texas Army National Guard. She filed an award-winning series of reports on the experience, as well as a half-hour special. It remains one of the most memorable assignments of her career.
The rush is on for travelers to reach loved ones by Thanksgiving, and DFW International Airport was bustling Wednesday. The airport is expecting to see an increase in holiday travelers this season.
Millions of Texans are getting ready to visit loved ones for the Thanksgiving holiday. Before you get behind the wheel, there are some things that you can do to make sure that you arrive safely.
The family of Jonathan Paul is looking for answers after the Arlington man died this past March while behind bars. New video has been released showing Paul’s last moments in jail, and two jailers have been indicted, facing charges of homicide.
Dallas County District Attorney Susan Hawk is launching a new unit Monday aimed at helping offenders who are suffering from mental illness. She is expected to give more details about the unit on Monday.
A neighborhood in Plano is on alert Friday after a teenager was shot on Thursday evening. The teen was at a friend’s house, and the friend’s father was there when the shooting took place.
The victim of a possible road rage shooting told about some frightening moments on a Fort Worth freeway Tuesday night. It happened during the height of rush hour, and police are still searching for the suspect.
Fire officials are trying to figure out what caused a house fire in Haltom City. The blaze was so intense that firefighters evacuated a neighborhood while they were on the scene, as a precaution.
The hunt is on to find the person who blinded several pilots with a laser. The strikes happened on Wednesday night to two planes that were all approaching Dallas Love Field.
The Dallas City Council on Tuesday decided to update its anti-discrimination ordinance. It clarifies that “a person’s gender is determined by the person’s own perception of their gender.”
A possible tornado ripped apart and tossed around large pieces of metal at a busy Fort Worth office building on Thursday evening, and employees there feel lucky that nobody was injured.
NASCAR fans are headed to Fort Worth this weekend for a big race, and that will mean traffic headaches for drivers in an area that is already seeing regular road delays due to construction.
Several families in Arlington are trying to salvage what they can after a three-alarm blaze at an apartment complex early Tuesday morning.