Tag: Dallas (Tex)

How a Dallas Photojournalist Captured an Image of a Gunman Mid-Attack

It wasn’t until he took the photograph on Monday morning that Tom Fox, a longtime photojournalist, realized what he was looking at: A man wearing tactical gear and carrying a military-style rifle was standing outside a federal courthouse in Dallas, looking his way. Moments earlier, Mr. Fox, who works for The Dallas Morning News, had […]

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Man Charged With Murdering 3 in Dallas, Including Muhlaysia Booker, a Transgender Woman

A 33-year-old man has been charged with murder in three recent killings in Dallas, including the fatal shooting of a transgender woman, the Dallas Police Department announced on Wednesday. The man, Kendrell Lavar Lyles, was charged in the death of Muhlaysia Booker, 23, a transgender woman who was found dead on May 18, Maj. Max […]

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Dallas Crane Collapse Kills 1 and Injures 6, Officials Say

A crane collapsed into an apartment building in Dallas on Sunday, killing one person and injuring at least six others as heavy storms passed through the area, the authorities said. Of the six injured, two were in critical condition at area hospitals. The crane collapsed on top of Elan City Lights, an apartment complex in […]

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After Third Killing of a Transgender Woman in a Year, Dallas Police Urge Vigilance

For the third time in less than a year, the Dallas police said Monday that they were investigating the killing of a transgender woman, raising the specter of a spree of violence targeting one of the most marginalized communities in the city. The police said the woman, Chynal Lindsey, 26, was pulled out of White […]

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The National Spelling Bee Crowned 8 Champions, and 3 Are Friends From Dallas

When students from the Dallas area took the stage for a regional spelling bee this spring, the competition was so intense that officials ran out of words, had to resort to a written test and, in the end, decided to send three top spellers to nationals. That was just a preview of what was to […]

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3 of This Year’s Spelling Bee Winners Are Friends From Dallas

When students from the Dallas area took the stage for a regional spelling bee this spring, the competition was so intense that officials ran out of words, had to resort to a written test and, in the end, decided to send three top spellers to nationals. That was just a preview of what was to […]

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