Over on the News' ice cream blog, Robert Wilonsky reports that North Dallas was baffled last night by an unexpected firework display, allegedly to help celebrate the new clubhouse at the Dallas Country Club.
But we all know that a little clubhouse opening isn't enough to warrant fireworks in the Pa ... More >>
Sunday the Dallas Peace Center chose Dealey Plaza, where JFK was killed almost a half century ago, as the site for a protest demanding justice in the killing of Florida teenager Trayvon Martin.
It's hard to feel good about anything associated with the Martin story, but Dealey Plaza was a good place ... More >>
Students, faculty and community members marched together today through the University of Texas at Arlington campus, demanding justice for Trayvon Martin's death and the arrest of his killer, 28-year-old George Zimmerman.
Hundreds attended the rally organized by the UT-Arlington NAACP chapter, inclu ... More >>
Repercussions from the fatal shooting of unarmed Florida teenager Trayvon Martin will be felt in Austin next year, state Senator Royce West told hundreds of demonstrators who gathered at Paul Quinn College today to mourn and demand justice for the 17-year-old.
"We've come together today, but what w ... More >>
Less than a month since an unarmed, black teen -- with no criminal record and every right to be in a gated Florida neighborhood -- was shot to death by some repeat 911 dialer and crime watch volunteer named George Zimmerman, we've been collectively stunned by the fact that the state's Stand Your Gro ... More >>