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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
100+ people speak in support of Dallas Task Force plan for future of Fair ParkDALLAS — More than 100 people signed up to share their thoughts on a new plan f
100+ people speak in support of Dallas Task Force plan for future of Fair Park
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 8 hours ago
DALLAS — More than 100 people signed up to share their thoughts on a new plan for Fair Park at a Dallas City Council listening session Monday night. The full Council heard from a wide range of citizens, preservationists, activists and people who... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Spirited Debate Over Future Of Fair ParkDALLAS (CBS11) – The future of Fair Park ignited a fiery debate on Monday in Da
Spirited Debate Over Future Of Fair Park
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 8 hours ago
DALLAS (CBS11) – The future of Fair Park ignited a fiery debate on Monday in Dallas. A special meeting was scheduled by city council and Mayor Mike Rawlings to discuss how best the revitalize one of the most important properties in North Texas. The... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Hundreds Pack Meeting on Future of Fair ParkHundreds of people turned out Monday night to voice their thoughts on the futur
Hundreds Pack Meeting on Future of Fair Park
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 9 hours ago
Hundreds of people turned out Monday night to voice their thoughts on the future of Dallas Fair Park. Mayor Mike Rawlings said the special Dallas City Council meeting was held at the Hall of State in the park to make it easier for neighbors to... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Hundreds Show Up To Meeting On Future Of Fair ParkDALLAS (CBS11) – The future of Fair Park may include a private management opera
Hundreds Show Up To Meeting On Future Of Fair Park
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 12 hours ago
DALLAS (CBS11) – The future of Fair Park may include a private management operation, given the directive to turn the Dallas park into a fully-developed destination site for families and visitors alike. The Dallas City Council, along with Mayor Mike... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Dallas City Leaders Try to Block Sex ExpoDallas city leaders are trying to block a sex expo from coming to the city-owne
Dallas City Leaders Try to Block Sex Expo
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 12 hours ago
Dallas city leaders are trying to block a sex expo from coming to the city-owned convention center this year. Exxxotica held an event at the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center for its first visit to Dallas last year. But this year, Mayor Mike... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Meet regarding future of Fair Park held in DallasDALLAS – The future of Fair Park will be a hot topic during a special city coun
Meet regarding future of Fair Park held in Dallas
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 13 hours ago
DALLAS – The future of Fair Park will be a hot topic during a special city council meeting on Monday evening called by Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings. The meeting will provide an opportunity for city councilmembers to gather feedback from the community... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Editorial: Dallas only arousing more desire for Exxxotica porn expo by condemning itA porn expo seeking a return engagement to the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention
Editorial: Dallas only arousing more desire for Exxxotica porn expo by condemning it
Dallas Morning News / Posted 14 hours ago
A porn expo seeking a return engagement to the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center probably can forego the expense of billboard advertising this time around. Courtesy of Dallas City Hall, Exxxotica is getting way more exposure than it... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Editorial: Dallas only arousing more desire for Exxotica porn expo by condemning itA porn expo seeking a return engagement to the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention
Editorial: Dallas only arousing more desire for Exxotica porn expo by condemning it
Dallas Morning News / Posted 17 hours ago
A porn expo seeking a return engagement to the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center probably can forego the expense of billboard advertising this time around. Courtesy of Dallas City Hall, Exxxotica is getting way more exposure than it... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Dallas Mayor Holds Special Meeting on Future of Fair ParkThe future of Fair Park is in question and Monday night Dallas Mayor Mike Rawli
Dallas Mayor Holds Special Meeting on Future of Fair Park
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 17 hours ago
The future of Fair Park is in question and Monday night Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings is holding a special meeting to discuss the issues and how to solve them. The city is trying to attract more people to the Fair Park area and that is why the mayor... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Editorial: Rawlings’ move to ban Exxxotica from convention center is bad strategyA porn expo seeking a return engagement to the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention
Editorial: Rawlings’ move to ban Exxxotica from convention center is bad strategy
Dallas Morning News / Posted 18 hours ago
A porn expo seeking a return engagement to the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center probably can forego the expense of billboard advertising this time around. Courtesy of Dallas City Hall, Exxxotica is getting way more exposure than it... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Editorial: City Hall ineptly navigates Trinity in Dallas Wave debaclePeople inside Dallas City Hall can’t be accused of talking too little about the
Editorial: City Hall ineptly navigates Trinity in Dallas Wave debacle
Dallas Morning News / Posted 20 hours ago
People inside Dallas City Hall can’t be accused of talking too little about the bungled $4 million Dallas Wave project. They were talking about the Trinity River whitewater attraction back in June 2011, after the Corps of Engineers deemed the... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Texas mogul asks Dallas leaders to block return of sex expoA Texas real estate and energy mogul is lobbying Dallas officials to prevent th
Texas mogul asks Dallas leaders to block return of sex expo
KTXS Abilene / Posted 23 hours ago
A Texas real estate and energy mogul is lobbying Dallas officials to prevent the return of a sex exposition that has previously drawn about 15,000 people. The Dallas Morning News reports billionaire Ray Hunt emailed city council members over the... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Texas mogul asks Dallas leaders to block return of sex expoDALLAS (AP) - A Texas real estate and energy mogul is lobbying Dallas officials
Texas mogul asks Dallas leaders to block return of sex expo
KXXV Waco / Posted 23 hours ago
DALLAS (AP) - A Texas real estate and energy mogul is lobbying Dallas officials to prevent the return of a sex exposition that has previously drawn about 15,000 people. The Dallas Morning News reports (http://bit.ly/1Xds5QC ) billionaire Ray Hunt... Read more
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KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma
Texas mogul asks Dallas leaders to block return of sex expoDALLAS (AP) - A Texas real estate and energy mogul is lobbying Dallas officials
Texas mogul asks Dallas leaders to block return of sex expo
KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma / Posted 23 hours ago
DALLAS (AP) - A Texas real estate and energy mogul is lobbying Dallas officials to prevent the return of a sex exposition that has previously drawn about 15,000 people. The Dallas Morning News reports (http://bit.ly/1Xds5QC ) billionaire Ray Hunt... Read more
5 related stories
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Texas mogul asks Dallas leaders to block return of sex expoDALLAS (AP) - A Texas real estate and energy mogul is lobbying Dallas officials
Texas mogul asks Dallas leaders to block return of sex expo
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted yesterday
DALLAS (AP) - A Texas real estate and energy mogul is lobbying Dallas officials to prevent the return of a sex exposition that has previously drawn about 15,000 people. The Dallas Morning News reports (http://bit.ly/1Xds5QC ) billionaire Ray Hunt... Read more
5 related stories
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Texas mogul asks Dallas leaders to block return of sex expoDALLAS (AP) - A Texas real estate and energy mogul is lobbying Dallas officials
Texas mogul asks Dallas leaders to block return of sex expo
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted yesterday
DALLAS (AP) - A Texas real estate and energy mogul is lobbying Dallas officials to prevent the return of a sex exposition that has previously drawn about 15,000 people. The Dallas Morning News reports (http://bit.ly/1Xds5QC ) billionaire Ray Hunt... Read more
5 related stories
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Texas mogul asks Dallas leaders to block return of sex expoDALLAS (AP) - A Texas real estate and energy mogul is lobbying Dallas officials
Texas mogul asks Dallas leaders to block return of sex expo
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted yesterday
DALLAS (AP) - A Texas real estate and energy mogul is lobbying Dallas officials to prevent the return of a sex exposition that has previously drawn about 15,000 people. The Dallas Morning News reports (http://bit.ly/1Xds5QC ) billionaire Ray Hunt... Read more
5 related stories
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Dallas Morning News
Why is Dallas ground zero for infectious diseases like Zika?The first case of Ebola diagnosed in the United States was in Dallas. The bigge
Why is Dallas ground zero for infectious diseases like Zika?
Dallas Morning News / Posted yesterday
The first case of Ebola diagnosed in the United States was in Dallas. The biggest outbreak of West Nile virus in the country was in Dallas. And now one of the first cases of sexually transmitted Zika virus has been reported. In Dallas. Why is... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Groups Come Together To Revitalize South DallasEfforts to revitalize South Dallas have come and gone with varied success. Now
Groups Come Together To Revitalize South Dallas
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted yesterday
Efforts to revitalize South Dallas have come and gone with varied success. Now a collaboration between two dozen public, private, and non-profit groups known as Working In Neighborhoods Strategically (WINS) has been created in an attempt to bring... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Rawlings: Sex expo 'doesn't belong' in DallasDallas Mayor Mike Rawlings wants to ban an adult expo from returning to the cit
Rawlings: Sex expo 'doesn't belong' in Dallas
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 2 days ago
Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings wants to ban an adult expo from returning to the city. The city council is expected to vote Wednesday on a resolution, drafted at the mayor's request, to ban EXXXOTICA from being held at the convention center... Read more
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KERA North Texas
As Talks About Fair Park Continue, Dallas Residents Ask That Community Be InvolvedDallas residents will get another chance to offer their ideas on Fair Park’s fu
As Talks About Fair Park Continue, Dallas Residents Ask That Community Be Involved
KERA North Texas / Posted 2 days ago
Dallas residents will get another chance to offer their ideas on Fair Park’s future at a special Dallas City Council meeting Feb. 8. For decades, people have talked about how to revitalize Fair Park and make the 277-acre fairground a year-round... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Editorial: Why the city failed to bring justice on Dallas slumlord Dennis TopletzCount us among those frustrated that landlord Dennis Topletz always seems to be
Editorial: Why the city failed to bring justice on Dallas slumlord Dennis Topletz
Dallas Morning News / Posted 3 days ago
Count us among those frustrated that landlord Dennis Topletz always seems to be one legal step ahead of the city. Dallas city attorneys rolled the dice on a strategy they thought would work, only to lose a critical round in their effort to have more... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Editorial: Topletz outmaneuvers Dallas City Hall againCount us among those frustrated that landlord Dennis Topletz always seems to be
Editorial: Topletz outmaneuvers Dallas City Hall again
Dallas Morning News / Posted 3 days ago
Count us among those frustrated that landlord Dennis Topletz always seems to be one legal step ahead of the city. Dallas city attorneys rolled the dice on a strategy they thought would work, only to lose a critical round in their effort to have more... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Blogger Cancels Pro-Rape Meet-Up Over Safety ConcernsDENTON (CBS11) – An internet blogger who wants to “legalize rape,” announced on
Blogger Cancels Pro-Rape Meet-Up Over Safety Concerns
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 4 days ago
DENTON (CBS11) – An internet blogger who wants to “legalize rape,” announced on Wednesday night he was canceling a world-wide meet-up day for his internet followers. Roosh Valizadeh made a posting recently that he supported the legalization of rape... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Blogger Cancels Pro-Rape Meet-Up Over Safety ConcernsDENTON (CBS11) – An internet blogger who wants to “legalize rape,” announced on
Blogger Cancels Pro-Rape Meet-Up Over Safety Concerns
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 5 days ago
DENTON (CBS11) – An internet blogger who wants to “legalize rape,” announced on Wednesday night he was canceling a world-wide meet-up day for his internet followers. Roosh Valizadeh made a posting recently that he supported the legalization of rape... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
'Return of Kings' Meetings Canceled for SafetyControversial meetings planned for this weekend in North Texas and around the w
'Return of Kings' Meetings Canceled for Safety
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 5 days ago
Controversial meetings planned for this weekend in North Texas and around the world have been canceled. A group calling itself "Return of Kings" had planned secret meetings in Denton and Dallas on Saturday. The group advocates male dominance over... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Dallas City Council Retreat Tackles Huge ChallengesDallas leaders have planned a retreat this week to tackle huge challenges that
Dallas City Council Retreat Tackles Huge Challenges
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 7 days ago
Dallas leaders have planned a retreat this week to tackle huge challenges that demand immediate solutions with nowhere near enough money to pay for them. “They’re solvable over time if we all get together,” Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings said. The list... Read more
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KERA North Texas
South Dallas Residents Say The Community Should Be Involved In Fair Park's FutureFair Park is packed during the fall thanks to the State Fair of Texas, but for
South Dallas Residents Say The Community Should Be Involved In Fair Park's Future
KERA North Texas / Posted 12 days ago
Fair Park is packed during the fall thanks to the State Fair of Texas, but for decades people have talked about how to make the 277-acre fairground a year-round destination to help revitalize the area. At a panel discussion Tuesday night, hosted by... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Dallas Residents Consider the Future of Fair ParkFor decades people have talked about making Fair Park a year-round destination.
Dallas Residents Consider the Future of Fair Park
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 13 days ago
For decades people have talked about making Fair Park a year-round destination. Now, a group says it mas a plan to make it happen. More than 500 people are expected to attend a meeting Tuesday at the Hall of State Auditorium to listen. James... Read more
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KERA North Texas
The Fort Worth Stock Show Kicks Off; Another Perspective On GunsThe top local stories this morning from the KERA Newsroom: The annual Fort Wor
The Fort Worth Stock Show Kicks Off; Another Perspective On Guns
KERA North Texas / Posted 24 days ago
The top local stories this morning from the KERA Newsroom: The annual Fort Worth Stock Show and Rodeo kicks off today. Though many Stock Show favorites return, some changes include increased prices for rodeo tickets and parking, and the prohibition... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Texas High-Speed Rail Opponents Target JapanOpponents of plans to build a high-speed rail line between Dallas and Houston a
Texas High-Speed Rail Opponents Target Japan
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 26 days ago
Opponents of plans to build a high-speed rail line between Dallas and Houston are taking their case to the government of Japan. Thirty-three Texas officials have signed a letter to Japanese Ambassador Kenichiro Sasae outlining their opposition to... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Dallas Feud Brewing Over Public Vs. Charter SchoolsA Dallas public school trustee won a short reprieve Wednesday in her battle to
Dallas Feud Brewing Over Public Vs. Charter Schools
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 26 days ago
A Dallas public school trustee won a short reprieve Wednesday in her battle to block a new charter school when the Dallas city council delayed a vote on the plan for two weeks. Dallas Independent School Trustee Joyce Foreman spoke at the city... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Organizers Say Original Dallas MLK Parade Forced OutOrganizers of the original Dallas Martin Luther King Jr. Day parade claim their
Organizers Say Original Dallas MLK Parade Forced Out
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 27 days ago
Organizers of the original Dallas Martin Luther King Jr. Day parade claim their event has been unfairly forced to the curb as the city plans a single 2016 parade. NBC 5 will broadcast the 2016 parade live on Monday, Jan. 17, at 10 a.m. But in... Read more

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