Mayor Tom Leppert

Dallas mayor Tom Leppert sits on stage during a press conference on October 30, 2008 at the American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas. (credit: Glenn James/NBAE via Getty Images)

Kaplan Hires Ex-Dallas Mayor Tom Leppert

Former U.S. Senate candidate and Dallas Mayor Tom Leppert has a new job as president of the test-prep giant Kaplan, Inc.


Dallas City Council Says OK To Record Tax Hike

The Dallas City Council approves a property tax hike of 6.5%.


Mark Cuban Makes Donation To Help Dallas

Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban is donating $100-thousand to the City of Dallas,  as the city tries to close a major budget cap.