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Three people found dead in Dallas motel room
"Police say three people were found dead in a motel room in the city's northwest side. And it is considered to be the scene of a homicide. They say that the dead bodies of the three were found Saturday by the manager of the motel name of the of A rather the cause of suspected cause of death has not been released the specifics but they are apparently Result of homicide. They haven't released any names nor names of suspects or arrest.
Dallas County Reports 199 New COVID-19 Cases, 4 Additional Deaths
"Dallas County health officials reported 199 New Corona virus cases today, down from 244 yesterday and for new deaths today, up from two Saturday. The seven day average of new cases increased in the past week up to 296 from 257 the previous week. In addition, positive cases among school age Children also increased with 225 new confirmed improbable cases during the week ending September 19th.
Dallas Cowboys set to square-off against Seattle Seahawks this Sunday
"The Cowboys visiting the Seahawks Dallas coming in one and one Seattle to Eno terrific winds for both clubs. A week ago. Seattle holding off New England as they stopped Cam Newton from a yard out the game's final play Cowboys coming back late for the come from behind win over the Falcons in the game they really needed to win, and Seattle head coach Pete Carroll took notice. Dallas had a spectacular stunning win last week. And there come from behind all that all the heroics and on great finish for them, so they'll be all jacked up and they have a talented football team. We've got a lot of star power they get Ah big group of skilled guys on offense that can throw it and catch it and run it and all that, so we got our hands full. It's gonna be a tough football game and two of those
Dallas - Disaster Declaration Issued For Southeast Texas County After Brain-Eating Amoeba Found In Water Supply Of City
"Lake Jackson, Texas is under a water advisory. Its supply may be contaminated by a dangerous amoeba K H O UTV reporter David Gonzalez Lake Jackson residents are under a disaster declaration after a brain eating amoeba was found in the city's water supply there. Now rushing to local stores to stock up on bottled water. The CDC collected water samples after six year old Messiah McIntyre died. He had played in one of our play, founds and may have played with a water hose at the home, Preliminary results show. Three of 11 sites tested positive for night, Gloria Valerie. If somebody does get the infection, it does have a fairly high fatality rate usually higher than 92 95% of patients.
Investigation underway after 3 people found dead at Dallas hotel
"An investigation is underway after three people were found dead Saturday at a motel on Gardner Road in Dallas. Police say just before noon Manager called them after finding the bodies of a man into women Authorities had the deceased were victims of what they call homicidal violence. A
Dallas County Reports 373 Additional Cases of COVID-19, 2 More Deaths
"Health officials report 121 New Corona virus related death Saturday along with 3283 new cases when you break it down, Dallas County reports two deaths and 373 cases Saturday. Tarrant County With eight deaths in 262 new cases, Collin County with four deaths and 42 cases and Denton County reports, no new debts and 35 new cases. It's the
Dallas Stars to Face Tampa Bay Lightning in Game 5 of Stanley Cup Final
"The pro hockey championship could be decided tonight. The Tampa Bay Lightning play the Dallas Stars in Game five of the NHL staying the Cup final. Siri's, which the Bolts lead three games to one. I think all our focus is on just getting ready for that, for the next one back to actually was not too awesome to get him, But I think right now focuses on just recovering, preparing watching videos for next one. That's lightning forward breaking points. You scored twice in last night's overtime victory that brought the bolts to this point
State Fair Preparing For First Big Tex Fair Food Drive Thru Event in Dallas
"If you need a fried food fix, you're in luck. The state fairs drive through event beginning today. They already sold out for tomorrow's event, and they have limited tickets for other times. During the next three weeks. Click Nevel is on the story. I think he just wants all the fried food. That's why he took the story. Now he's going to join us. Tell us all the details will find out if we need millions of tickets to go if we can get the tickets online
City Council Votes To Cut Dallas Police Overtime, While Increasing Overall Department Funding
"The city of Dallas has a newly approved $3.8 billion budget that cuts overtime costs for the police department but keeps funding largely intact. A compromise amendment Remove $7 Million from the DPD is total overtime budget of 24 million overall funding for the department totals 500 Million despite demands from local activist to defund police To effectively cut officer over time, The department plans on hiring civilian workers to replace officers that are currently on desk duty.
Tampa Bay Lightning Strike In OT, Take 3-1 Lead In Stanley Cup Final Over Dallas Stars
"One Game three of the Stanley Cup final The other night, Steven Stamkos came back and scored that tremendous goal on his first shot. We do not know if stammer will be back on the ice tonight, but the Tampa Bay Lightning will take on the Dallas Stars. In Game four tonight at eight o'clock, the Lightning Li the best of seven Stanley Cup final two games to one the Tampa Bay Rays
Dallas Police To Get Approximately $7M More Next Year Despite Cut In Overtime
"A $3.8 billion budget for 2021 on a divided vote. Dallas Mayor Eric Johnson was among council members. You voted against the budget as amended, Johnson wrote in a statement. Quote in this pandemic. I could not support a budget in which we didn't touch the bureaucracy and failed to share in the pain with residents and quote the budget will increase. Spending for police by nearly $8 Million Council also approved to reduce the overtime portion of the DPD budget by $7 million. Ofwhich, Johnson said. It's egregious to cut the overtime budget during a spike in violent crimes. CAT bones I
Dallas ride-sharing startup Alto to expand service to Houston, plans to hire
"Is expanding Dallas based ride share company all Toe Open in Dallas and expended in Fort Worth. And now the company just announces expansion in Houston CEO Will, Coleman says, L Does safety and cleanliness standards have made people feel more comfortable about using rideshare services during This pandemic. We have our own dedicated. That means when you're getting in the military you're getting into door. Also not somebody else's called because there are vehicles. We have a dedicated staff, actually, in all of our markets that clean and disinfect the vehicles to a rigorous standards. Very similar standards. What airlines fold. The company also can pick up and deliver items to customers. Holmes it is
Dallas Police Department overtime budget cut by city council
"The city of Dallas has a newly approved $3.8 billion budget that cuts overtime costs for the police department, but it largely keeps funding intact. A compromise amendment removed $7 million from the DPD s total overtime budget of 24 million overall funding for the department totals 500 million despite demands from local activists to defund the police to effectively cut officer over time the department plans on bringing civilian workers in to replace officers that are currently on desk duty.
Dallas reports 1,005 coronavirus deaths
"Hit more than 153,000 positive tests for covert 19 yet today while reporting almost 1900 total virus related deaths Texas health officials have conducted nearly 5.9 million tests, with nearly 724,000 coming in positive over 15,000 Texans have died of the Corona virus complications. Dallas County reports 105 1005 Deaths Tarrant County 643, Collin County, 1, 41 and Denton 109 fatalities.
Dallas Stars Fall To Lightning 5-2 In Game 3 Of Stanley Cup Final
"The return of the captain guides the ship for the Tampa Bay Lightning, giving Doc Emmerich on NBC Sports Networks. Steven Stamkos finds the back of the net in the first Period, scoring in his first game for the Lightning since February. 25th as Tampa Bay tops the Dallas Stars 5 to 2 Wednesday to take Game three of the Stanley Cup final. Nikita Kucherov, Andre Palat, Brayden point and Victor Hedman also getting in on the scoring for the Lightning, who now have a 2 to 1. Serious edge over the Stars. Game four coming up on Friday.
Dallas - Republicans ask TX Supreme Court to end widened early voting
"Republicans are asking the Texas Supreme Court to block the state's expanded early voting period. The GOP members are looking to overturn Governor Greg Abbott's executive order, which added six days to the state's early voting period. In response to the Corona virus pandemic. Early voting was originally scheduled to begin October 19th but is now set for October. 13th, the petitioner's argue that the state's election laws require early voting to begin on the 17th day before an election.
In Dallas, The Reimagined State Fair Of Texas Providing Socially Distanced Food, Job Fair & Fun For Visitors
"The state fair of Texas will kick off its first ever. Virtual Job Fair today that will last until tomorrow afternoon. Normally, the State Fair Hosts Job Fair for seasonal employees at the conclusion of the marquee event that includes three weeks of lights, rides and food tomorrow. The State Fair will start its big tex fair food drive through where fair goers can enjoy Turkey legs and other treats in lieu of the yearly festivities the drive through event and virtual job fair were innovations caused by the coronavirus pandemic organizations have been transitioning to socially distance. Gives to activities since March the job fair will take place from nine am to four pm today tomorrow and fifty employers and five thousand available positions