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Scandrick apologizes to team, fans – ESPN (blog)

ESPN (blog)Dallas Cowboys cornerback Orlando Scandrick apologized Tuesday and expressed remorse after being suspended for the first four games of the coming season for violating the NFL’s performance-enhancing drug policy. Scandrick acknowledged that the …Dallas Cowboys ready to practice against Oakland Raiders in training camp …Dallas Morning News (blog)Cowboys’ Scandrick banned 4 games after failing […]

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Dallas Fire-Rescue says three-alarm fire is out at Dallas Chop House downtown – Dallas Morning News (blog)

Dallas Morning News (blog)Dallas firefighters spent some of their Tuesday afternoon battling a three-alarm fire in downtown, at the Dallas Chop House in the Comerica Bank Tower on Main Street. But according to Dallas Fire-Rescue spokesman Jason Evans, by 3:20 p.m. firefighters …Dallas Chop House Kitchen Sparks 3-Alarm FireCBS LocalDallas Fire-Rescue Snuffs 3-Alarm Fire at […]

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Stranded sailors describe ‘perfect storm,’ rescue – Honolulu Star-Advertiser

Honolulu Star-AdvertiserThree grateful sailors, whose sailboat was ravaged by a “perfect storm” of high winds and seas from Hurricane Julio, arrived safely in Honolulu before dawn Tuesday morning, rescued by a Matson container ship and the U.S. Coast Guard. Ben Neely, captain …Ship rescues 3 stranded in rough seas off HawaiiNews & Observer all 306 […]

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Las Vegas see gaming surge – KLAS-TV

Las Vegas see gaming surgeKLAS-TVLAS VEGAS – New gaming numbers show gamblers are willing to bet big on the Strip. According to the UNLV Center for Gaming Research, Las Vegas Strip casinos experienced a 155 percent jump in revenue from last year, mainly due to baccarat play. and more …read more Source: Gaming News Feed […]

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Dallas “Active Shooter” Suspect May Have Set Ambush For Authorities – CBS Local

CBS LocalIt’s believed that first responders from the Dallas Police Department and Dallas Fire Rescue were lured to a North Dallas residence. The suspect in the investigation allegedly greeted DFR with a hail of bullets. The dangerous situation didn’t just …Man accused of firing shots at first responders arrestedFOX 4 NewsPolice: North Dallas gunman ambushed […]

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Scandrick suspended for PEDs – ESPN

ESPNThe NFL has suspended Dallas Cowboys cornerback Orlando Scandrick for the first four games of the season, owner and general manager Jerry Jones said Monday. Scandrick was found to be in violation of the league’s performance-enhancing drug policy.Jerry Jones: Dallas Cowboys CB Orlando Scandrick suspended first 4 games for …Dallas Morning News (blog)Orlando Scandrick Suspended: […]

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Jerry Jones: Dallas Cowboys CB Orlando Scandrick suspended first 4 games for … – Dallas Morning News (blog)

Dallas Morning News (blog)Defender J.J. Wilcox (27) fails to come up with an interception on a pass intended for receiver Dez Bryant (88) who was defended by cornerback Orlando Scandrick (32) during the blue-white scrimmage at Dallas Cowboys training camp in Oxnard, CA, on Aug …Dallas Cowboys 2014 Schedule,Training Camp & Roster News; 5 Bold […]

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Ukraine Is Winning the War – Politico

PoliticoThe fog of war, the ADHD of cable news and the smears of Russian propaganda have combined to obscure some important good news in this dismal summer. In the historic fight over the future of democracy in Ukraine, Kyiv is winning and the Kremlin is …Florida senator set for Ukraine trip to review fast-changing conflictHilton […]

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Dallas police have taken suspected shooter in Far North Dallas into custody – Dallas Morning News (blog)

Dallas Morning News (blog)Dallas police officers, including SWAT, are at Frankford Road and N. 40th Place in Far North Dallas, where police spokesperson Melinda Gutierrez says a man armed an automatic rifle is “actively shooting” at a Dallas Fire-Rescue engine called out to …Man arrested after shots fired in Far North Dallas neighborhoodFOX 4 NewsDPD […]

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One Injured in Officer-Involved Shooting in Dallas – NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

NBC 5 Dallas-Fort WorthDallas police say they are investigating the second officer-involved shooting in as many days, the most recent along the 3600 block of Espanola Drive north of Love Field. According to the department’s active calls page, the incident began at about 10 …Officers Involved In Shooting Near Dallas Love FieldCBS LocalDallas officers kill […]

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Off-duty Dallas officer kills apparently unarmed man in Oak Cliff – Dallas Morning News

Off-duty Dallas officer kills apparently unarmed man in Oak CliffDallas Morning News“At this time, we don’t have a weapon for the suspect,” Dallas police Maj. Jeff Cotner said. The officer, who also had not been publicly identified, was unhurt. The officer, who was patrolling in a marked police vehicle, responded about 6 p.m. to a […]

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Dallas Maritime Museum’s bid for submarine put on hold – Dallas Morning News

Dallas Maritime Museum’s bid for submarine put on holdDallas Morning NewsMore than a year since the seemingly improbable announcement that an $80 million maritime museum is being planned for landlocked Dallas, the project is navigating choppy waters. But backers haven’t given up the ship. “I won’t call it a setback, but we … …read more […]

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TxDOT engineer who drove a decade of Dallas projects is headed to Austin – Dallas Morning News

TxDOT engineer who drove a decade of Dallas projects is headed to AustinDallas Morning NewsBill Hale remembers when the neon Pegasus atop the Magnolia Petroleum Building towered over Dallas, before skyscrapers took over downtown. The Samuell High grad also recalls life in South Dallas before Interstate 45 came through, when he drove over … and […]

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After steering Dallas transportation projects, TxDOT engineer heads to Austin – Dallas Morning News

After steering Dallas transportation projects, TxDOT engineer heads to AustinDallas Morning NewsBill Hale remembers when the neon Pegasus atop the Magnolia Petroleum Building towered over Dallas, before skyscrapers took over downtown. The Samuell High grad also recalls life in South Dallas before Interstate 45 came through, when he drove over … and more …read more […]

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Man fatally shot in North Oak Cliff officer-involved incident – Dallas Morning News (blog)

Dallas Morning News (blog)Scene at West Twelfth Street and South Rosemont Avenue where a man was fatally shot by a Dallas police officer on Sunday night. (Claire Cardona/Staff writer) (Claire Z. Cardona). Updated at 9:40 p.m.: A man believed to be unarmed was fatally shot by a …Police involved in fatal Oak Cliff shooting incidentWFAAOff-Duty […]

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Dallas Cowboys QBs coach Wade Wilson says Tony Romo ‘by far’ had his best … – Dallas Morning News (blog)

Dallas Morning News (blog)OXNARD, Calif. — After a four-day break, Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo had his best practice of training camp Saturday. That’s the way Cowboys quarterbacks coach Wade Wilson saw it. Related. Cowboys CB Brandon Carr remembers his mother …Cowboys Camp Report: Day 17ESPN (blog)Cowboys Hot Routes: Backup QB Vaughan ‘an ice cream […]

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Source: Patriots waive three, sign three – ESPN (blog)

ESPN (blog)The New England Patriots have waived undrafted rookie tight ends Asa Watson and Justin Jones and running back Stephen Houston, according to a league source. In corresponding moves, the team has signed a trio of tight ends: veterans Ben Hartsock and …Patriots make flurry of movesBoston HeraldReports: Patriots Shuffle Tight EndsBoston.comPatriots ditch two tight […]

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US attempt to aid Kurds may backfire by helping Isis – Financial Times

US attempt to aid Kurds may backfire by helping IsisFinancial TimesThe US air strikes were described by President Barack Obama as a way to protect the self-ruled Kurdistan Regional Government capital of Erbil and Kurdish religious minorities, including Yazidis and Christians, under assault by Isis. However, even Kurds … and more …read more Source: President […]

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FC Dallas vs Colorado Rapids: Preview and Prediction – Big D Soccer (blog)

Big D Soccer (blog)FC Dallas have put together a seven-game undefeated run following their 1-0 win at Chivas USA last weekend. The Rapids have been shut out in back-to-back games following their 1-0 loss at home against arch-rivals Real Salt Lake last weekend.Former FC Dallas center-back Drew Moor steady as Colorado Rapids’ captainDallas Morning News […]