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Report: Astros To Interview Former Rangers Manager Jeff Banister For Manager Position

HOUSTON (CBSDFW.COM/AP) – Jeff Banister, who led the Texas Rangers to back-to-back AL West division titles in 2015 and 2016 before being let go near the end of the 2018 season, is set to interview with the Houston Astros for their manager position according to a report late Monday night. Former manager of the Texas […]

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9-Year-Old Dallas Road Rage Shooting Victim Recovering In ICU: ‘I Got Shot Mama, I Got Hit’

DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – Police are searching for the driver who opened fire on an SUV, with a mother and young child inside, along Interstate-35 in Dallas. It happened around 9:30 p.m. on Sunday. Diamond Dixon’s 9-year-old daughter, Rubye Rhodes, who was sitting in the backseat, was hit by at least one bullet. Rubye Rhodes (courtesy: Diamond […]

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Campaign Of Support Growing In South Dallas For Police Chief Renee Hall

DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – Dallas Police Chief Renee Hall has been on the hot seat lately, challenged by Mayor Eric Johnson over her Violent Crime Reduction Plan. But that criticism is also creating a campaign of support for Chief Hall who has been leading listening sessions about improving the Dallas Police Department. “Dallas will be the […]

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Parades, Praise And Day Of Service Mark MLK Holiday In North Texas

NORTH TEXAS (CBSDFW.COM) – From parades to praise and worship, many in the North Texas community gathering Monday to remember the slain civil rights icon Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.​ “We believe one of the best ways to really live out and remember Dr. King is by serving, is by engaging,” says Pastor Bryan Carter, […]

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2 North Texas Cities Considering Higher Standards For How Pet Shops Operate

FRISCO, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – Frisco resident Bret Quist can’t stop thinking about the puppy he said he had to give away. Last fall, Quist purchased a German Shepherd puppy named Harley from Petland in Frisco. German Shepherd puppy named Harley (courtesy: Bret Quist) “You find something you really like, you get your daughter involved, you […]

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9/11 Tribute Mural Keeps Heroes Memory Alive At Plano Fire Station 8

PLANO, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – What was once a bare wall at a Plano fire station is now a work of art and a tribute to sacrifice. Local artist Michael McPheeters, known as “Mr. Mural,” is hand-painting a mural in remembrance of 9/11. He has made a career out of creating murals but said this one […]

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Dallas Tornado Victims Still Fighting With Insurance Companies 3 Months Later

DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – Three months after a tornado obliterated North Dallas homes and businesses, recovery efforts have stalled. Some homeowners say they’re on the brink of war with their insurance companies who they say are trying to short-change them on repair costs. There is a noticeable lack of progress regarding recovery and rebuilding off Royal […]

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Rangers Shortstop Elvis Andrus Helps High School Baseball, Softball Teams Impacted By Dallas Tornado

DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – Texas Rangers shortstop Elvis Andrus is helping in the ongoing tornado relief efforts at Dallas ISD’s Thomas Jefferson High School. The school was heavily damaged following the October 20, 2019 tornado. On Monday, Andrus donated baseball and softball equipment to Thomas Jefferson’s baseball and softball teams, at the Texas Rangers MLB Youth […]

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Dez Bryant Suggests He’d Like To Play For Dallas Cowboys Next Season

DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – Former Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant said on Twitter the Cowboys should consider bringing him back. The team’s all-time leader in receiving touchdowns made it clear he would like to be on the team in 2020. Bryant noted a willingness to take on a reduced role as a receiving threat down […]

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