Tag: Dallas (Tex)

11 Days After Driveway Killing, Texas Man Is Arrested

Eleven days after a Texas man fatally shot a person in his driveway and told a 911 dispatcher “I just killed a guy,” the police arrested him in the killing, according to the authorities and an arrest affidavit. On Friday, the Caldwell County Sheriff’s Office said that it had obtained an arrest warrant on Oct. […]

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The Market for Single-Family Rentals Grows as Homeownership Wanes

The supply of owner-occupied housing in the United States has grown by 10 percent over the past five years, while rental housing has increased just 1 percent. Freddie Mac estimates the housing undersupply in the United States to be more than 275,000 homes. “There is as much a shortage of homes in the rental market […]

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Texas Man Is Sentenced for Using Grindr to Target Gay Men

A Texas man was sentenced to 23 years in federal prison on Wednesday for his connection in a scheme that used the popular dating app Grindr to target gay men for violent hate crimes, prosecutors said. Daniel Jenkins, 22, was the last of four defendants to be sentenced in what prosecutors called a conspiracy to […]

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A Year After ‘Defund’, Police Departments Get Their Money Back

DALLAS — The demonstrators came at night, chanting and blowing whistles outside the home of Mayor Eric Johnson, protesting in occasionally personal terms his staunch refusal to cut funding to the Dallas Police Department. “Defund! Reclaim! Reinvest!” about two dozen people called out from the darkened Dallas street. A few weeks later, the police chief […]

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