McKinney To Compete With Neighbors For Retail Business

With explosive growth across north Texas, some Collin County cities are getting competitive with the billions of dollars worth of retail business.


Ashley Whited (credit: Azle Police Department)

Woman Arrested For Alleged Sexual Assault Of Child

Police have arrested a 33-year-old woman in Azle and charged her with sexual assault of a child


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Blue Moon? Friday’s Celestial Event Comes With A Catch

This is an astronomy story that comes up only once in a blue moon, like on Friday. Maybe.


Kipenzi (credit: Dallas Zoo)

Dallas Zoo’s Renowned Giraffe Kipenzi Dies

The Dallas Zoo said its world-famous baby giraffe, Kipenzi, has died after running into the perimeter edge of her habitat Tuesday.


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Former Dallas Officer Accused Of Rape Pleads To Lower Charge

A former Dallas police officer accused of raping a sleeping woman at his home has pleaded guilty to a reduced charge of aggravated assault.



Marines Don’t Want Armed Civilians Protecting Recruiting Offices

The Marines are quietly shutting down a grassroots movement to guard military recruiting centers.


WASHINGTON, DC - JULY 23: Republican presidential candidate Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) waits to speak at a rally in Lafayette Square July 23, 2015 in Washington, DC. The rally, organized by the Concerned Women for America Legislative Action Committee, was held to protest the recent nuclear deal reached between the United States and Iran but was interrupted by protesters from Code Pink who support the deal. (credit: Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Ted Cruz Joins Protest Against Iran Nuclear Deal At White House

Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas, a Republican presidential candidate, said at the rally that if economic sanctions on Iran are lifted under the deal, the Obama administration would become the “leading state sponsor and financier of radical Islamic terrorists.”



Couple Left For Dead By Hit-And-Run Driver

A Roanoke couple says a driver left them for dead after crashing into their motorcycle on Friday night.



Grassroots Effort Grows To Save McKinney Mounted Patrol

A grassroots effort to save McKinney’s mounted patrol is growing.



Teens Help Mineral Wells Storm Victims

A half dozen, storm damaged homes in Mineral Wells are finally seeing repairs two months after strong winds damaged their homes — and the relief is provided by 85 teenage volunteers.



Police Searching For Missing 75-Year-Old Man

Police are searching for a 75-year-old man who was last seen after Sunday church services in downtown Dallas.



Man Arrested In Triple Shooting That Killed 1 Person

Fort Worth Police have arrested the man it believes was responsible for a drive-by shooting that killed one and injured two other people Sunday Morning.