4 days ago | Politics
Running a third party candidacy is no picnic. Just ask Russell Verney, senior political adviser to H. Ross Perot during the 1992 presidential election and his 1996 campaign manager. Perot headlined the two most successful third-party campaigns in ...
8 days ago | Dallas County
Dr. Christopher Perkins just started his job as director of Dallas County Health and Human Services in 2012 when an emerging disease took root in Texas. The West Nile virus, spreading across the United States on the wings of mosquitoes, infected h...
13 days ago | Crime
Dallas Police Chief David Brown isn't afraid of media interviews. Or if he is, he does a great job hiding it. Maybe he sees them as a challenge — he exhibits all the signs of a person who is energized by struggle. Case in point: As the interv...
15 days ago | News
The most iconic feature of Dallas' skyline is the geodesic sphere atop the Reunion Tower. The 259 high-output LEDs around this ball form patterns for holidays, sports victories and various remembrances. But someone has to keep the sphere in shape ...
22 days ago | News
This is the story of a hometown product that is influencing events — and killing people — across the globe. And you’ve probably never heard of it. This week Lockheed Martin, our friendly neighborhood defense contractor, sent a celebratory statemen...
1 month ago | Film and TV
Dallas doesn’t get many world movie premiers, not to mention ones that have potential to change the trajectory of presidential elections. That made last night's world premier of 13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi, Michael Bay’s slick but ef...