Demonstrators demand change after officer kills neighbor inside his apartment

DALLAS — Dozens of demonstrators gathered outside the Dallas police headquarters Monday night demanding justice for 26 year old Botham Jean. The crowd walked near the South Side Flats and the Dallas Police Association building chanting their demands. Jean was shot inside his own apartment Thursday night by off-duty officer Amber Guyger. Guyger faces a manslaughter charge but demonstrators say that’s not enough. “We have a responsibility to not just speak to this moment but to change this system!” said […]

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Demonstrators demand change after officer kills neighbor inside his apartment

DALLAS — Dozens of demonstrators gathered outside the Dallas police headquarters Monday night demanding justice for 26 year old Botham Jean. The crowd walked near the South Side Flats and the Dallas Police Association building chanting their demands. Jean was shot inside his own apartment Thursday night by off-duty officer Amber Guyger. Guyger faces a manslaughter charge but demonstrators say that’s not enough. “We have a responsibility to not just speak to this moment but to change this system!” said […]

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Dallas District Attorney promises justice in officer investigation

DALLAS – Dallas County District Attorney Faith Johnson promises to fully investigate Dallas officer Amber Guyger’s case. Guyger, a four-year veteran with the Dallas Police Department, is accused of shooting 26-year-old Botham Shem Jean inside his apartment Thursday night at the South Side Flats near downtown Dallas after she said she mistook it for her own. “Believe me, we will make certain that justice is done in this case,” said Dallas County District Attorney, Faith Johnson. The DA met with […]

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Locals get interactive with wedding planning as ‘The Knot Experience’ comes to Dallas

DALLAS — Wedding bells were ringing on Sunday as planning experts from all over the DFW area came out to the “Knot Experience.” “Couple can come here, it’s the largest wedding planning installation in the US where you can really immerse yourself in the Knots all in one wedding planning experience from visions, to vendors, to guests, to gifts,” said The Knot’s digital editor, Ivy Jacobson. Jacobson says the knot helps couples find out the style of wedding they want […]

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Guerrilla Girls exhibit open in Oak Cliff

DALLAS — Guerrilla Girls sounds like a bad ’70s film, but it’s actually a famous group of anonymous women artists based in New York City that’s been fighting for gender and minority equality in the art world for more than 30 years.  Now, a collection of their work is on display in Dallas, in a gallery at the Texas Theatre in Oak Cliff thanks to a partnership with CYDONIA art gallery. “They’ve shown in some really great institutions, so it […]

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Dallas producer wants Big D in the spotlight

DALLAS- Timothy Talbott, is on a mission to put the Big D back in the sights of Hollywood-made motion picture filmmakers through his film distribution and production company, Double T Productions. He developed this passion project as a platform to create opportunities for local businesses and talent. The main problem he’s working towards resolving is filmmakers choosing to produce in other states using their land and labeling it Texas. “A lot of movies already use Dallas, my favorite example is […]

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First-responders climb 110 stories in full gear in Dallas to honor 9/11 victims

DALLAS — For those old enough to remember September 11, 2001, it’s a memory that is burned into their minds. “I was in my 8th grade geometry class when the Towers fell,” recalled Priscilla Ellington.  “They brought in the TV, and it was catastrophic to see everything going on.” In advance of the event’s 17th anniversary next week, Ellington and more than 600 fellow first-responders participated in the 8th annual Dallas 9/11 Memorial Stair Climb at the Renaissance Tower on […]

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Your insurance company might be ghost following you online!

DALLAS–  Have you ever been scrolling social media, and thought to yourself… why would someone even post that? Well, there`s a new reason you should rethink that next status update. “We tell everybody everything, tell people what restaurant we go to, what bar we go to, the little emojis of how we are feeling, are we happy, are we sad, are we depressed,” says healthcare expert, Seth Denson. Health insurance companies are watching what you do on social media. Denson […]

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Dallas ice cream shop needs special help rocking the state fair!

DALLAS– Howdy Homemade always has a warm welcome, a cold treat, and the friendliest staff ever. Oh gosh, let’s not forget their the ice cream is super legit! “We are trying to create an environment where the most important thing is friendliness,” says the owner Tom Landis. Howdy Handmade is on a relentless pursuit to provide employment for those with special needs. The owner Tom Landis says they are the key to customer service. “Across the board, everybody needs an opportunity […]

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Dallas Carmines Pizzeria owner accused of being a racist

DALLAS – People across the country are lashing out after a video of a Dallas pizza restaurant owner surfaced. Two women, Tamika Sanders and her aunt Shiri Gupton, said they walked in Carmines Pizza off Campbell Road minutes before closing time, and asked for two slices of pizza in August. At some point, an argument started and the women say the owner, Carlos Pinto, called them “darkies.” In the video you can hear one of the women say, “He called […]

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