Dallas

Police chief isn't the only one having a hard time sleeping as Dallas cops flee the force | Commentary

I went gun shopping a couple of weekends back. Weekend before that, too; and the weekend before that. Spent a lot of time at Ray's in West Dallas; …

Texas

Brides Will Race Through Deep Ellum This Weekend in Hopes of Winning a Free Wedding

Wedding planning is such a chore. Well, we wouldn’t know because we are super single, but all our friends who are planning their fairytale weddings …

Weddings

Dallas police and fire retirees blast Mayor Mike Rawlings, rally for pension fix | Dallas City Hall

Dallas police Senior Cpl. Kevin Dodds believes City Hall has consistently steamrolled public safety workers in his 31 years on the department.<p>Now …

Texas

Jason Witten on why he signed contract extension; thoughts on Bill Parcells saying he should retire

This Story is About...<p>ARLINGTON - Dallas Cowboys tight end Jason Witten said he isn't ready to slow down like his former teammate Tony Romo.<p>In fact, …

Dallas Cowboys

TEA announces Early College High School designations for 23 Dallas ISD campuses

Dallas ISD and the Dallas County Community College District (DCCCD) are set to operate 23 Early College High Schools (ECHS) in the 2017–2018 school …

Education

FWPD debuts new dirt bikes on the Trinity Trails

less<p>It may look more like an adventure sport than a crime deterrent. But dirt bikes are indeed the Fort Worth Police Department's latest …

Mountain Biking

15 Festivals to Attend in Dallas This Spring

We’re in the midst of festival season in North Texas, here in the sweet spot where the days are long, but the temperature hasn’t soared to its …

Festivals

Layoffs underway at ESPN: Veteran Ed Werder among the first out

It’s going to be a tough day in Bristol.<p>ESPN is set to cut loose upwards of 100 employees today in a significant round of layoffs forced by the …

Dallas Cowboys

With forecast of rain, Dallas Festival of Ideas will move indoors to Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center | Dallas

Thornburg recommended that festival visitors enter the center near the corner of Akard and Marilla streets, just across from City Hall. He also …

Texas

With a Looming City Council Election, the Debate About a Midnight Bar 'Curfew' Gets Political

On Monday night, about 50 people gathered at the Katy Trail Ice House to talk about a hot topic in the Dallas food and drink industries: proposed …

Cities

Yes, El Corazon's last day is Sunday

El Corazon de Tejas, the beloved Tex-Mex restaurant now surrounded by new development on West Davis at Zang, is closing.<p>Sunday will be its last day …

Food

Why I chose Taco Charlton for Dallas Cowboys in NFL Nation mock draft - Dallas Cowboys Blog

With the Dallas Cowboys picking No. 28 in the first round of the NFL draft, the odds are against anybody predicting the selection, so don’t hold any …

Dallas Cowboys

Drafting offense may be just as good as helping D for Cowboys -- if the right talent falls to 28

Defense needs help, but history and logic are reasons Cowboys should draft offense in first round<p><b>Q: Go to your board -- Round 1, highest-ranking</b> …

Dallas Cowboys

Chipotle's payment system has been breached

Chipotle officials posted on their website they have learned about, and are currently investigating, a breach in their payment systems.<p>In the …

Security

Suspect at large after shooting woman in the hand during fight in Fort Worth | Crime

A suspect remains at large after shooting a woman in the hand during a fight overnight several miles northwest of downtown Fort Worth, police …

Fort Worth

Central Market Presents ‘Taste the South’ Celebration

Central Market will host a wealth of Southern cooking talent when they roll out a two-week celebration of all-things Southern. From May 17 to May 30, …

Food

When Los Angeles burned: 'LA 92' returns us to the Rodney King riots

Buildings burned, businesses were looted and 34 people died. Los Angeles became the reluctant locus of international attention, its residents left to …

Los Angeles

10 Things to Do in Dallas Under $10: April 28-30

<b>Commerce Street Night Market</b> <br>444 W. Commerce St.<br>6-10 p.m. Friday<br>Free<br>The Commerce Street Night Market is like the UN for good times. It unites the …

Texas

407 BBQ stakes a claim in tiny Draper with memorable meats

No matter who persuaded whom to open the minimalist barbecue joint in the tiny municipality of Draper, which was once a glorified RV park just west …

BBQ

Get ready for Ezekiel Elliott vs. Marshawn Lynch: Raiders agree to trade for 'Beast Mode,' will play Cowboys on Dec. 17

One of the biggest trades of the offseason just gave way to what will be one of the biggest rushing duels this coming NFL season.<p>According to …

Dallas Cowboys

Change Of Heart At Pick 28?

It’s fun watching film, reading draft profiles, and checking out the pre-draft visitors as we eagerly attempt to guess the players the Cowboys will …

Dallas Cowboys

Hotly anticipated King's BierHaus to open in the Heights

Get your lederhosen and dirndls ready! ABC13 got an early look at King's BierHaus in the Heights ahead of its May 8 opening.

Restaurants

Trump tax cut, pension rally, gang life: Your Wednesday evening news roundup

<i>Good evening. Here are some stories you may have missed today.</i><p>Do you want to get this roundup via email? Sign up for our newsletters here.<p>Trump's …

Texas

With the 28th overall choice, the Dallas Cowboys select....

The Dallas Cowboys don’t know who will remain on the board when they draft 28th, but the odds are good a defensive end or a cornerback will become …

Dallas Cowboys

Mesero Will Bring Its Upscale Mexican Fare To Victory Park Next Year

Mico Rodriguez will open a fourth outpost of his upscale Mexican eatery<p>Despite being a truly boring place to dine in years past, Victory Park is currently seeing a restaurant renaissance. A slew of new restaurants have or will soon open in the area, and now a local Tex-Mex favorite is joining the …

Texas

Killer took 'coward's way out,' says newlywed who lost wife in Dallas office shooting | Dallas

An East Texas newlywed whose wife was shot and killed Monday in a murder-suicide at a Dallas office building said the killer took the "coward's way …

Texas

Mock Me Amadeus

Typically, I limit my draft predictions to the first three rounds so I can concentrate on the top 100 players. Last year I predicted the Cowboys …

Dallas Cowboys

Meme the top moments from Trump's first 100 days in office

http://apps.dallasnews.com/meme-generator/builder/110<p>Trump's 100th day in office is Saturday. Help us meme some of the best moments from his first …

Political Satire

Chills 360’s New Coconut Ash Ice Cream Is As Black As Your Cold, Dark Heart

It’s the dessert goth dreams are made of<p>Generally served in bright, soft pastels, ice cream isn’t exactly something that you’d associate with a jet-black ingredient like coconut ash. But, of course, you’d be wrong, because coconut ash ice cream is totally a thing, and it’s coming to Dallas.<p>Chills …

Ice Cream

After 20 Years, Daddy Jack's Days Are Numbered, and This Is a Loss Worth Mourning

<i>All-American is a series that looks at beloved, longstanding North Texas eateries and examines their history while exploring how the food has changed</i> …

Seafood