SMU Lands $1M For Research Aimed At Cybersecurity, Quantum Computing BreakthroughsSMU’s Darwin Deason Institute for Cyber Security has received more than $1 million in new research grants for quantum-related research.
Texas Purchases 300,000 Oral Swab Coronavirus TestsThe founder and CEO of Curative, the company that makes the swabs, Fred Turner, 25, said people can do the test themselves.
Wilmer Police Department K-9 Receives Life-Saving Body ArmorOne of Wilmer's finest, K-9 officer "Mac," is fighting crime wearing a new, bullet and stab protective vest thanks to a donation from a non-profit.
Frozen Foods Company Recalls 170,000+ Pounds Chicken Fried Rice For Possible Plastic ContaminationAjinomoto Foods North America, Inc. is recalling 172,692 pounds of chicken fried rice products possibly contaminated with extraneous materials, specifically pieces of plastic.
More Than 24,000 Raw Beef Products Deemed Unfit for Human ConsumptionAmerican Beef Packers, Inc. tested a carcass, and results showed both raw intact and non-intact beef products were tainted.
The Foote Files: Lipps, Inc. And FunkytownFunkytown stayed #1 in the U.S. for four weeks in May/June 1980.
Downtown Dallas Market To Save Christmas Shoppers From ProcrastinatingA pop-up market in Downtown Dallas is giving last minute shoppers more time to buy last minute gifts for the holidays.
North Texas County Welcomes Violent Crime Victim Assistance DogThe Parker County Attorney's Office announced the arrival of what it calls North Texas' first violent crime victims assistance dog.
Dallas Man Dubbed "Frack Master" Pleads Guilty In $80M Oil-And-Gas ScamDallas businessman Christopher Faulkner, who dubbed himself the "Frack Master" and was a frequent media commentator, has pleaded guilty to fraud and tax evasion charges in an $80 million scam.
Mattress Firm Files For Bankruptcy, Closing Up To 700 StoresMattress Firm, Inc., the nation's largest mattress retailer, is filing for bankruptcy protection and plans to close up to 700 stores around the country.
Dallas Mayor Praises Deadly Shooting Victim: 'We Need To Be Like Bo, Sadly Many Aren't'Mayor Mike Rawlings talked about Botham Jean during a speech at the annual Downtown Dallas, Inc. State Of Downtown luncheon.
Construction Company Moving Headquarters From Phoenix To FriscoCORE Construction currently has operations in Frisco with more than 50 employees.
Go-Kart's Recalled After Steering Wheel Breaks, Cuts Child's FaceHauck Fun for Kids, Inc. is recalling all Nerf Battle Racers, after 639 reports in the U.S. of the steering wheel detaching, breaking or cracking with one resulting in a laceration to a child's face requiring stitches and one resulting in a minor scrape to a child's chest.
Conagra Brands, Inc. Recalls 135K Pounds Of Salisbury SteakConagra Brands, Inc. has recalled over 135,000 pounds of Salisbury steak products (poultry, pork, and beef) after three people complained about minor oral injuries from eating the meat.
North Texas Nonprofit Helps Veterans Find Next MissionOrganizers say they’re helping veterans create jobs and build new lives.