TV ratings: ‘Survivor’ up from last year; ‘Mixology’ soft – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesNo longer facing the Olympics in prime time, Fox scored a ratings win Wednesday night as “American Idol” posted numbers that were generally in line with a week…

Dallas sees 2 couples die in 2 days in apparent murder-suicides – Dallas Morning News

Dallas Morning NewsA Crandall police officer and his wife were found dead in their home Wednesday, the second apparent murder-suicide Dallas police were investigating in as many days. Police suspect…

PD: Officer, Wife Deaths May Be Murder-Suicide – CBS Local

CBS LocalDALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – Police investigators in Dallas are confirming the bodies found inside a home on the 1800 block of Browder street are those Nick Pitofsky, and his wife…

Dallas County family violence case against Judge Carlos Cortez dropped – Dallas Morning News (blog)

Dallas Morning News (blog)Cortez and his lawyers questioned Strother’s motives, criticized the police investigation and said the case was trumped up by people with a political agenda, including The Dallas…

Missing Houston baby found safe – Houston Chronicle

Houston ChronicleIn a statement, officials say the child was last seen with a woman identified as Cy-Kietha Freeman, his nanny, at about 5 a.m. on Monday on De Soto Street…

Renzi set to become Italy’s youngest prime minister – Reuters

ReutersROME (Reuters) – Center-left leader Matteo Renzi was set to be nominated as Italy’s youngest prime minister in a matter of days after a party coup forced Enrico Letta to…

Oakland Police Surround, Threaten To Taser, Autistic Teen

Oakland, CA – This happened just before I entered Gold’ Gym last night and at about 7:45 PM from reports. From the statements, and now accounts on Facebook, a teenager…