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Learning About The Past Brings The Future Into View For One Dallas Historian

Matt Hinckley was destined to be a history professor, and according to him, the benefits of an advanced degree go way beyond the pay.

03/24/2014

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Jet From DFW Makes Emergency Landing

An American Eagle jet flying from DFW International Airport to Illinois has made a safe emergency landing at a small North Texas airport amid reports of smoke in the cabin.

03/06/2014

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Missing Grandfather / Kids To Be Reunited With Family

A grandfather and his two grandchildren from Carrollton, who had been missing for two days, should be reunited with family members later on Wednesday.

10/02/2013

Republican Presidential hopeful and Texas Governor Rick Perry speaks at a function. (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Illinois Governor Calls Perry Visit “An Escapade”

Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn says Texas Gov. Rick Perry’s visit to try to entice businesses away from Illinois is merely “an escapade” and Illinois can compete with any state.

04/23/2013

Texas Governor Rick Perry speaks to delegates at the Southern Republican Leadership Conference, April 9, 2010. (credit: Cheryl Gerber/Getty Images)

Perry Announces Recruiting Trip To Illinois

Gov. Rick Perry is heading to Illinois to recruit businesses to relocate to Texas. He made the announcement Wednesday after purchasing $42,000 in radio advertising in the Chicago area.

04/17/2013

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Why You Should Wait Until 2016 To Sell Your Home

Planning to sell your home? You may want to wait until 2016 before listing it.

02/06/2013

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Tips To Keep Your Appliances Running

Learn how to keep your large home appliances working through basic maintenance.

01/02/2013

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Important Questions To Ask Before Signing A Lease

If you’re looking for a place to rent, keep this list of questions handy.

12/19/2012

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Colleyville Businessman Sentenced To 15 Months For Fraud

Edward Gayowski, 58, of Colleyville has been sentenced to 15 months in federal prison following his guilty plea to one count of wire fraud against his former employer.

11/16/2012

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Former Employees Discuss Traveling Gold Company’s Buying Method

Kenny Birdsall worked as a gold buyer at Springfield, Ill.-based THR & Associates, writing checks to people who sold their jewelry at their shows. He says he quit when he discovered the bank had closed the THR account.

06/28/2012

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Durbin Calls Off Bounty Hearing

Senator Dick Durbin of Illinois, the assistant majority leader, called off his proposed hearing into bounty programs in the NFL, this after meeting with commissioner Roger Goodell Wednesday.

06/21/2012

Grand Prairie Aid Agency Helping Tornado Victims

Help is on the way from North Texas to several states devastated by a tornado outbreak.

03/03/2012

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