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  • Same-sex couple in Fort Worth fights for their right to foster refugee children

    FORT WORTH — A Texas couple is in the middle of a fight to foster. Bryn Esplin and Fatma Marouf are a same sex couple who applied to foster a child refugee through the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops. The organization is  one of the only groups in Texas that works with the Department of Health and Human Services to bring in refugees. However, the Catholic organization denied the couples’ request because they “did not mirror the holy family.” So […]

  • Another one bites the dust: Third Olympian out after failing blood doing test

    PYEONGCHANG, SOUTH KOREA — It`s like déjà vu! Another Olympian is heading home after a failed blood doping test. This time its Slovenian ice hockey player Ziga Jeglic. He’s the third one to be sent home in this year’s games. It started with Kei Saito, a Japanese short track speed skater, who’s test showed signs of a masking agent. Saito said he must have unknowingly taken it. Still, he was sent packing. Just a few days ago, Russian Olympic curler […]

  • Tornado touches down in Godley and overturns mobile home

    GODLEY, TX– It was quite the wake-up call this morning for families in Godley after a small tornado touched down in the city destroying parts of a mobile home park. “You know mobile homes are particularly susceptible because of their structural integrity to high winds.’ Jamie Moore with Johnson County emergency management said. “It was very limited to this area right here so it was only 3 to 4 homes that actually had impact.” “Unfortunately we did have some injuries […]

  • Dallas mayor pro tem asks NRA to reconsider annual convention location

    DALLAS — The gun debate is nearly locked and loaded in Dallas after Mayor Pro Tem, Dwaine Caraway, asked the NRA to stay away. “The position that I am is one that is a personal position that I feel is necessary as an elected official,”  Caraway said at a press conference on Monday. The organization scheduled its annual meetings for Friday, May 4 through Sunday, May 6 at the Kay Bailey Hutchinson Convention Center. Caraway said now is the time […]

  • Lebron James claps back at Fox News host who told him to ‘shut up and dribble’

    LOS ANGELES – Lebron James is coming back for the rebound! He responded, to Laura Ingraham, the Fox News host who attacked him for his thoughts on President Trump. “We will definitely not shut up and dribble. I would definitely not do that,” James said in a press conference Saturday night ahead of the NBA All-Star game. “I mean too much to so many kids that feel like they don’t have a way out and they need someone to lead them […]

  • Plano City Council votes to censure Tom Harrison after controversial Facebook post

    PLANO, TX– The votes are in! Plano City Council discussed a plan for Councilman Tom Harrison after he shared a controversial video on Facebook. The city called a special meeting on Sunday and the community came out in full force. “Today, we’re out here to, basically, help him make up his mind. He’s not welcome in our city,” one Plano resident said.  “Post like these are just not welcomed in the city of Plano. We’re a city of inclusion,” another resident […]

  • FDA approves blood test to detect concussions faster and cheaper

    SILVER SPRING, MD– Heads up everyone! There’s big news for all the athletes out there, or, anyone who may experience a concussion  for that matter. For the first time ever, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved a blood test to help detect concussions in adults. It’s called the Brain Trauma Indicator and it sounds like a real game changer. Here’s what we know about it so far: You can take the test right after the injury within 12 hours and […]

  • Local students compete for scholarship by raising funds to fight cancer

    DALLAS, TX– While lots of high school kids are home playing video games, six local teens will be out there hustling for funds to help save lives. The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society kicked off the North Texas student of the year campaign with a big party on Saturday. The campaign has raised more than $250,000 since it began. This year, the goal is $95,000. The students have six weeks to make it happen. “They have a huge capacity to give. […]

  • ‘Shut up and dribble’: Fox News host to Lebron James after he slams President Trump

    NEW YORK, NY– As Lebron James prepares for his next game with the Cleveland Cavaliers, he`s got a one-on-one match off the court. His opponent? Laura Ingraham, a Fox News host who had some choice words about the pro-baller on her show “The Ingraham Angle.” “Lebron James is talking politics again and this time it`s r-rated. Here`s his barely intelligible, not to mention ungrammatical take on president trump in a new ESPN podcast,” Ingraham said on the show. She was […]

  • New study: Household products contribute to pollution more than you think

    SILVER SPRING, MD– You`ve probably seen it without even knowing it: the smog that clouds the air. For years, researchers thought it was all from our cars. Now there`s a study out that suggests that it comes from other stuff too: your make-up, paint, and even your soap. The study was done by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. It found, as anticipated, that roughly 95% of the sky pollution we see is from our cars. The remaining 5 % comes […]