• The Two Separate Realities at the Trump Fundraiser: Supporters & Protesters
    March 13 at 4 a.m. by Mike Brooks

    On Saturday, March 12, 2017, Republicans gathered to raise finanical support for Trump's agenda. Headlining the event were Donald Trump Jr. and Texas Senator Ted Cruz. A small group of protesters gathered outside to rally against President Trump's…

  • A Parade of a Day for St. Paddy
    March 12 at 12:15 a.m. by Brian Maschino

    Thousands of wild revelers dressed in green, orange and white partied in the streets and on floats at the annual St. Patrick's Day parade down Greenville Ave. on March 12, 2017.

  • SWAT Team Drills Threat Scenarios
    March 7 at 4 a.m. by Danny Fulgencio

    The Southwest Regional Response Group’s SWAT team sweeps through a hallway lined with doors in an abandoned juvenile center on the outskirts of Mansfield. Guns at the ready, they follow one another like soldiers on a sweep, sticking close to the…


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  • TexFest Celebrates All Things Texas
    March 6 at 1:07 p.m. by Brian Maschino

    On Saturday, March 4, Texans gathered in Carrollton to celebrate food, music, and drinks of Texan fame.

  • Dakota Access Pipeline Protesters Rally Again after Easement
    February 7 at 8:58 p.m. by Brian Maschino

    On Tuesday, February 7, 2017, protesters gathered at Energy Transfer Partners and a small group marched on to protest at Energy Transfer Partners CEO's Kelcy Warren's house.

  • Hundreds Protest Trump's Executive Order at DFW International Airport
    January 29 at 11:27 a.m. by Sarah Reyes

    When as many as 50 travelers were detained by U.S. Customs and Border Patrol officers at DFW International Airport Saturday, protestors, families, politicians, judges and immigration attorneys flocked to Terminal D. Several detainees reportedly…

  • Standing Up Against Trump in Austin
    January 23 at 9:59 a.m. by Danny Fulgencio

    On Friday, January 20, 2017, protesters gathered in Austin to denounce the inauguration of President Trump. All photos by Danny Fulgencio

  • Thousands of Women Proudly March in Austin
    January 23 at 9:48 a.m. by Danny Fulgencio

    In Solidarity with Washington and other globally-organized events, thousands marched on behalf of women's rights in the Texas State Capital. Intersectional feminists brought their issues before Austin on clever signs and chants, marching and…

  • Women March for Justice in Dallas
    January 21 at 8:38 p.m. by Brian Maschino

    Thousands of women gathered in Dallas in unity with the Women's March on Washington and in other cities, including Austin. On Saturday, January 21, 2017, the public made their goals for equality and their distaste with President Trump heard.

  • Women's Rally on the Denton Square
    January 21 at 4:41 p.m. by Ed Steele

    A United Denton organized the Women's Rally on the Denton Courthouse-on-the-Square in solidarity with the Women's March in Washington. Hundreds gathered to circle the courthouse to peacefully honor and celebrate the dignity and worth of every…

  • Oak Cliff Trump Protest Ends in Arrests
    January 21 at 10:17 a.m. by Brian Maschino

    The photos span over 4 hours of following the “J20 Dallas Anti Trump March & General Strike,” starting at Lake Cliff Park in Oak Cliff and followed a march through Oak Cliff, Bishop Arts and ended up winding (somehow) all the way back to Cliff Lake…

  • USA! USA! USA Wins Against Ontario at Game Seven of the High School International Bowl
    January 18 at 9:36 a.m. by Brian Maschino

    Team U.S. Under-18 Select beat out visiting Team Ontario, 21-7, for game seven of the International Bowl, hosted at AT&T Stadium by USA Football on Tuesday. Bringing together a mix of top football players from across the country, the U.S.…

  • Dallas Marches Strong for Martin Luther King Jr.
    January 17 at 11:37 a.m. by Elroy Johnson IV

    The city of Dallas had its annual Martin Luther King Jr. Parade in South Dallas. In fact, Dallas has one of the largest MLK parades in the nation with hundreds of thousands of attendees and participants annually. The parade started…

  • Texas State Tech's College's Spaceport Ambitions, in Photos
    January 17 at 4:11 a.m. by Joe Griffin

    The Greater Waco Chamber of Commerce and Texas State Technical College (TSTC), which hired the consultant for nearly $200,000 to analyze the possibility of creating a spaceport at the school's airport. In late December, a draft of the study found…

  • Cowboys Fans Let It All Out Pre-Game
    January 15 at 5:09 p.m. by Brian Maschino

    Cowboys fans tailgating like there was no tomorrow on Sunday, January 15, before the big game against the Packers.

  • Geeking Out at Nerd's Year Eve
    January 5 at 12:33 p.m. by Kathy Tran

    Nerds and Geeks came together for Cosplay fun at the Sheraton over New Year's Eve.

  • Best Dallas Observer Covers of 2016
    December 28 at 4 a.m. by Sarah Schumacher

    Here are some of our best covers from 2016, a very hated year.

  • Winter Lights Sparkle Around Dallas
    December 20 at 4 a.m. by Brian Maschino

    Come experience a world of light in the neighborhoods and light shows in the Dallas area. We combed Highland Park, Vitruvian Park and Deerfield for the best Christmas light displays. Enjoy!

  • The Best Dallas News Photos of 2016
    December 16 at 4 a.m. by Sarah Schumacher

    2016 was a remarkable year for Dallas. We had parading politicians and protests against the president-elect; violence against police officers and remembrance and renewal; celebrations of strides forward and frustration at steps back. Here we…

  • 'The Gut' and the Glory: A Story in Photos
    December 6 at 4 a.m. by Danny Fulgencio

    Many racers play the street-car gig at Yello Belly Drag Strip, and their cars come in a variety of shapes and styles. Some look as if they roared to life out of a muscle car magazine. Some resemble the imported cars known as "rice burners" from…



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