"Big D Climb” Has Participants Racing 52 Flights Of StairsNorth Texas' biggest stair climb gets underway Saturday morning with Dallas' police chief taking part. Those participating in “The Big D Climb” will ‘race’ up 52 flights of stairs… that's exactly 1,040 steps.
Melissa H.S. Juniors Climb 52 Flights To Aid Fight Against Blood CancerMelissa High School juniors Haley Helmberger and Kaleb Hurst spent their Saturday morning climbing up 52 flights of stairs to help raise money to fight blood cancers as part of the annual Big D Climb challenge.
Fountain Place Evacuated After Fake Bomb ThreatDallas police evacuated the Fountain Place office building at 1445 Ross Ave. and blocked off surrounding city streets after an employee phoned in a bomb threat as a joke Saturday morning.
Smadi Withdraws Appeal In Dallas Bomb Plot SentenceThe Jordanian man sentenced to 24 years in prison after pleading guilty to trying to blow up a Dallas skyscraper has withdrawn his appeal of the sentence.
Would-Be Dallas Bomber Appealing 24-Year SentenceA Jordanian man who pleaded guilty to trying to blow up a Dallas skyscraper and received 24 years in federal prison has appealed his sentence.
Jordanian Man Gets 24 Years In Dallas Bomb PlotA Jordanian man caught in an FBI sting trying to blow up a Dallas skyscraper was sentenced Tuesday to 24 years in prison after telling the court he was ashamed of his actions and renouncing al-Qaida.