Dwaine Caraway

Dwaine Caraway held a press conference at Dallas City Hall on June 13, 2012, reigniting his campaign against sagging pants. (Credit: Bud Gillett/KTVT)

Caraway Pulls ‘No Saggy Pants’ Campaign Back Up

Councilman Dwaine Caraway is re-booting his campaign against saggy pants.


Dallas Mayor Mike Rawling's Grow South Initiative is underway in South Dallas and includes demolishing run-down homes that have become havens for drug dealing and homelessness. (Credit: CBSDFW.com)

Dallas Mayor’s Grow South Initiative Underway In Oak Cliff

The earth shook and a house came tumbling down Friday in Oak Cliff, but it wasn’t a disaster. Instead, neighbors cheered as an earthmover reduced a dilapidated house in the Trinity Heights Neighborhood to a pile of rubble.



Dallas Targets 250 Properties For Demolition

Councilman Dwaine Caraway is heading up a new initiative to tear down 250 abandoned and dilapidated properties in Dallas by the end of the year.


Chopper 11 Photo of the Columbia Packing Company in Dallas

Company Accused Of Dumping Pig Blood Into Trinity Cited 18 Times

The meat packing company suspected of dumping thousands of gallons of pig blood into a creek leading to the Trinity River received a letter from the city Tuesday detailing 18 code violations that may create health problems for the general public.


A traffic light controls the flow of vehicles and pedestrians. (credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Dallas Council Discusses ‘Complete Streets Initiative’

In its regular council briefing session, members heard proposals for what’s called a “Complete Streets Initiative,” in which streets are thought of as more than just a way for cars to get around.


Mike Rawlings attends a Super Bowl event on February 3, 2011 in Dallas, Texas. (credit: Michael Buckner/Getty Images for Audi)

Rawlings Sworn In As New Mayor Of Dallas

Former Pizza Hut CEO Mike Rawlings will be sworn in as the new Dallas Mayor in a ceremony being held on Monday morning.


Mark Cuban of the Dallas Mavericks poses for a portrait after defeating the Miami Heat during Game 6 of the 2011 NBA Finals on June 12, 2011 at the American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida. (credit: Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)

Cuban Says He Will Pay For Mavs Parade

A parade is planned for Dallas as the city celebrates its first NBA championship title and Mavericks owner Mark Cuban is picking up the tab.


The City of Dallas seal on displays outside a wall at Dallas City Hall. (credit: Matt Goodman/KTVT/KTXA)

City Of Dallas Begins Discussing Ways To Make Up $79M Shortfall

In order to make up a $79 million shortfall, Dallas city leaders are considering cutting city services and positions to avoid raising taxes.


The Sundial Motel Inn, one of two Dallas motels city leaders are seeking to close because of their prostitution activity. (credit: CBSDFW.COM)

Dallas Forcing Closure Of 2 ‘Prostitution Activity’ Motels

On Friday two Dallas motels, known for having a high amount of prostitution activity, were delivered letters revoking their Certificate of Occupancy permits.


A man suffers from depression. (credit: Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)

Most Men Don’t Report Domestic Disputes

The number of domestic violence incidents could be higher than you think – because most victimized men do not report it.


Dallas City Councilman Dwaine Caraway talks in court about a police incident at his home on January 2, 2011. (credit: KTVT/KTXA)

Caraway’s Police Incident Started Over Aprons

The City of Dallas released police records related to a domestic disturbance incident at the home of interim mayor Dwaine Caraway.


Dwaine Caraway assumed the position of Dallas Mayor when former mayor Tom Leppert stepped down prior to the end of his term. (credit: The Office of Dwaine Caraway)

Judge Denies Injunction Blocking Caraway Police Records

A judge denied an injunction filed by interim Mayor Dwaine Caraway that would block the release of police records.