New Ordinance Prohibits Unattended Dog Tethering In MesquiteA new city ordinance will take effect in July prohibiting tethering of dogs unless the owner is physically present within the outdoor area where the dog is tethered and the dog is in view of the owner at all times.
SWAT Called After Man Pulls Gun On GirlfriendAn early morning domestic dispute in Garland ended with SWAT taking a barricaded man into custody.
Court To Review Ruling Allowing Abortion For Immigrant Teen In TexasAn appeals court on Thursday temporarily stayed a judge's ruling that would have allowed a pregnant 17-year-old being held in a Texas facility for unaccompanied immigrant children to obtain an abortion.
Final Harvey Shelter In Dallas ClosesMore than a month after Hurricane Harvey ravaged the Texas coast, the final shelter in Dallas has closed.
Newlywed Evacuees Waiting On FEMA Aide: 'We Lost It All, Please Help'Newlyweds Derick and Sara Killian are two of the 200 Harvey evacuees staying in a new Dallas shelter.
Dallas Prepares For Harvey Evacuees To Stay In Shelters For Up To Three WeeksMayor Rawlings says more evacuees could be coming. "We're planning those numbers could get up to 1,000 more, we don't know."
Harvey Resources: How To Get & Give HelpHurricane Harvey devastated Houston and many other cities along the Gulf Coast. If you need help or would like to help, here are some resources to point you in the right direction.
Dallas Councilman Questions City Over Minority-Owned Suppliers Used For Harvey SheltersDallas City Councilman Kevin Felder raised questions about whether the city is using enough African-American and minority-owned businesses as suppliers for the opened for Harvey evacuees.
Louisiana Offers Shelter To Texas Flood EvacueesGov. John Bel Edwards says Louisiana is offering to shelter storm victims from Texas while the state also helps its own residents who were rescued from Harvey's floodwaters overnight.
Dallas Preparing Convention Center To Take In Harvey EvacueesDallas is making plans to house up to 5,000 Gulf Coast residents in a “mega shelter” in the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center.
Animal Activists Demand Answers After Dog Dies In ShelterIn Mesquite, animal activists are demanding answers after an apparently sick dog died in the city’s shelter—after a local rescue group offered to provide care.
Homeless Project Aims To Teach Young Texans About EmpathyStudents at one Fort Worth private middle school got a real world lesson on homelessness. The group from All Saints Episcopal School spent the night sleeping outside with nothing more than a blanket and a cardboard box to provide shelter.