Judge says Texas man innocent in rape

|Friday, Jul. 25, 2014

A Dallas man who prosecutors say did not commit a 1990 rape for which he served 12 years in prison should be exonerated based on recent DNA testing he did not request, a judge recommended Friday.

Dallas Cowboys LB McClain convicted in Alabama

|Friday, Jul. 25, 2014

A judge on Friday convicted Dallas Cowboys linebacker Rolando McClain of resisting arrest and disorderly conduct in his Alabama hometown and imposed an 18-day jail term that could interrupt the player's bid to restart his career.

WFAA report: John Wiley Price arrested on federal bribery, tax charges

| |Friday, Jul. 25, 2014

WFAA.com report: FBI agents arrested Dallas County Commissioner John Wiley Price and three associated, opening in a new chapter in what is arguably the most high-profile public corruption investigation in Dallas history.

Catholic Charities calls for volunteer attorneys to help young migrants

| |Tuesday, Jul. 22, 2014

Children from Central America who are stopped at the U.S. border are entitled to deportation hearings but will need legal assistance, Catholic Charities officials say.

Dallas businessman donated more than $235,000 to Tarrant Regional Water District candidates

| |Saturday, Jul. 19, 2014

Board member Mary Kelleher contends that the board has been acting without a quorum.

Oscar de la Renta exhibit opens at Bush library

| |Friday, Jul. 18, 2014

As former first lady Laura Bush gazed at the elegant knee-length Oscar de la Renta dress and coat she wore to the swearing-in ceremony at her husband's 2005 inauguration, she recalled that white turned out to be the perfect color choice.

Efforts to boost air quality getting little traction in DFW

| |Monday, Jul. 21, 2014

Despite warnings from experts about the effect on public health in Dallas-Fort Worth, government officials still haven’t developed comprehensive policies or solutions to the region’s ozone problem.

Tesla may consider land in south Dallas for its giant battery factory

| |Friday, Jul. 11, 2014

The Dallas Business Journal reported that the site off Interstate 45 is part of 4,000 acres owned by Prime Rail Interests of Colleyville.

ACE Cash Express to pay $10 million to settle debt-collection probe

| |Friday, Jul. 11, 2014

The Irving-based payday lender hired debt collectors who harassed and intimidated borrowers, according to the U.S. Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.

Cedar Hill officer burned after man sets self on fire

| |Wednesday, Jul. 09, 2014

WFAA report: Cedar Hill police officer was transported to Parkland Memorial Hospital in Dallas with burns.