Former scout: If he's the best player on their board, Dallas should draft this

Former scout: If he's the best player on their board, Dallas should draft this
Former Mississippi offensive tackle Laremy Tunsil runs through a drill during the University of Mississippi's NCAA college football Pro Day in Oxford, Miss., Monday, March 28, 2016. (Bruce Newman/The Oxford Eagle via AP) NO SALES; MANDATORY …
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Man shoots girl with real gun during water pistol fight at Houston-area
A 42-year-old man is accused of accidentally shooting a teenager in the shoulder during a water gun fight at a barbecue in a Houston suburb Sunday, news reports say. The 15-year-old girl was taken to a hospital, and Jason Speights was arrested on a …
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Once TxDOT opened up SH 161 shoulders, traffic started sailing
Heavy traffic on southbound State Highway 161 near Walnut Hill in Irving in 2013. (Kye R. Lee/The Dallas Morning News). State Highway 161 drivers who once sat log-jammed at a frustrating chokepoint in Irving started sailing through a three-mile stretch …
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Two hurt, one arrested in South Dallas shootout
Officers found a man shot multiple times in the chest just before 3:30 a.m. at a house in the 2600 block of Southland Street. Witnesses told police that two or three men got into a fight and someone opened fire. They said the wounded man, who was later …
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Rangers won't stop Elvis Andrus from running despite tying club record for

Rangers won't stop Elvis Andrus from running despite tying club record for
April 8, 2016; Anaheim, CA, USA; Texas Rangers shortstop Elvis Andrus (1) is caught stealing second against Los Angeles Angels shortstop Cliff Pennington (7) in the fifth inning at Angel Stadium of Anaheim. Mandatory Credit: Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY …
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Large marijuana-growing operation found in the woods in Mountain Creek
Dallas police have uncovered a large marijuana-growing operation deep in the woods in the Mountain Creek area, KXAS-TV (NBC5) reports. More than 5,000 marijuana plants were found Thursday near South Ledbetter Drive and West Kiest Boulevard, …
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'Waiting for Superman' visionary on Dallas' charter vs. public school debate
Geoffrey Canada, former CEO of Harlem Children's Zone, met with a group of students from Dallas ISD's Barack Obama Male Leadership Academy on Thursday. Canada was in Dallas to speak at Commit's community achievement scorecard launch. (Corbett …
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Rajon Rondo's time in Dallas 'looked great on paper,' not so much in reality
Sacramento Kings guard Rajon Rondo (9) forces the ball from Dallas Mavericks forward Dirk Nowitzki during the second half of Dallas' 104-101 loss Thursday, March 3, 2016 at the American Airlines Center in Dallas. (G.J. McCarthy/The Dallas Morning News).
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Hillary Clinton opens Dallas office, gets endorsement from Mexican-American

Hillary Clinton opens Dallas office, gets endorsement from Mexican-American
Just days before early voting begins for the Texas primary, Democratic presidential contender Hillary Clinton Saturday opened a regional campaign office in Dallas. More than 150 people jammed into the northwest Dallas office to pick up campaign signs …
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Dallas officer hurt after breaking up bar brawl in Uptown
A Dallas police officer working an off-duty security job was injured trying to break up a bar brawl early Saturday in Uptown. Senior Cpl. Gerardo Huante was working in full uniform at the Concrete Cowboy in the 2500 block of Cedar Springs Road when he …
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Dallas Cowboys: Redskins' Colt McCoy 'Interesting Option' In Free Agency
The Dallas Cowboys went from first to worst in the NFC East during the 2015 regular season, and there is no doubt that injuries played a major factor in their disappointing season. The Cowboys lost their franchise quarterback, Tony Romo, twice to a …
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Texas A&M investigating reports of racial slurs aimed at Dallas charter school
State Sen. Royce West and Texas A&M University's president condemned reports of racial slurs hurled at Dallas students during a campus tour this week. About 60 juniors from Uplift Hampton Preparatory in Red Bird were visiting A&M on Tuesday when they …
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Dallas sees sunny warmth as cold blankets East Coast

Dallas sees sunny warmth as cold blankets East Coast
DALLAS – While snow blankets much of the East Coast, Dallas enjoyed one of the nicest days of the year. As public transit, schools, and businesses sat at a standstill in the northeast, the Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden was bathing in sunshine.
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Flo Rida Rap Battles WWE Wrestler Bo Dallas
Flo Rida appeared on WWE's Monday Night Raw on Jan. 25, where he threw down in a rap battle with wrestler Bo Dallas aka “Bo Rida.” Starting off on a cheesy note, Bo rapped, “My name is Bo and i'm here to say, Flo Rida's disrespectful in a major way.
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10 quarterbacks Dallas Cowboys could target in 2016 NFL Draft

10 quarterbacks Dallas Cowboys could target in 2016 NFL Draft
The Dallas Cowboys' coaching staff will likely be coaching Wentz on the North squad during the week at the Senior Bowl, giving Jason Garrett and his staff an advantage. Wentz is a first-round prospect in the 2016 NFL Draft." – NFLDraftScout.com's Dane …
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Pro Football Focus: Cowboys' Jason Witten has the best hands in league
Dallas Cowboys tight end Jason Witten (82) is seen on the field during the Washington Redskins game at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas, Sunday, January 3, 2016. (Tom Fox/The Dallas Morning News). By SportsDayDFW.com Contact SportsDayDFW.com …
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Dallas police looking for man who performed “lewd act on himself” on the Katy
From Dallas police, another reason to be mindful of your surroundings on the Katy Trail: There's a man out there “performing a lewd act on himself.” According to the department, around 6:20 Thursday morning a woman was jogging along the Katy Trail …
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Sefko: Analyzing the Mavericks at the season's midpoint means knowing their
Dallas Mavericks forward Dirk Nowitzki (41), Dallas Mavericks guard Wesley Matthews (23) and Dallas Mavericks center Zaza Pachulia (27) high five after scoring during the fourth quarter of their game against the Sacramento Kings on Tuesday, January 5, …
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Jersey Fouls of the Week: A Derian Hatcher comeback in Dallas
We're officially in the dog days of the NHL season. Teams have started the second halves of their schedules which means many games blend in for players. But Jersey Fouls don't blend at any point of the year. Fortunately, they stay unique from the start …
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ICE raid in Irving shatters Salvadoran family's reunion and hopes
She'd already left at 3:30 a.m. for a restaurant job at Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport when the immigration agents arrived, knocking on the burgundy-colored front door. David, 45, was expecting a repair man. When he saw an unmarked white van …
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Steve Houser: Balancing ecology and economy in a rewrite of the Dallas tree

Steve Houser: Balancing ecology and economy in a rewrite of the Dallas tree
Deliberations regarding the Dallas tree ordinance will soon be finalized by the Zoning Ordinance Committee, and the resulting changes forwarded to the City Plan Commission and City Council. Why are the revisions in the tree ordinance important?
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How Dallas compares to other Texas cities in poverty, income and housing
For the new year, we looked at several measures of Dallas' economic well-being and took stock of what kinds of occupations residents in the region's largest city had, what kinds of homes they lived in and how much they paid for them. With Dallas Mayor …
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Ranking the Dallas Cowboys roster, Nos. 40-31; Kellen Moore or Matt Cassel?
Dallas Cowboys quarterback Matt Cassel (16) and Kellen Moore, (17) listen to offensive coordinator Scott Linehan (left) during morning practice Thursday, October 8, 2015 at their Valley Ranch facility in Irving, Texas. (G.J. McCarthy/The Dallas Morning …
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Time to get Texas plates? Johnny Manziel ticketed in Ohio for expired registration
Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones (right), his son Stephen Jones (left) and wife Gene Jones watch their team in the fourth quarter at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Florida, Sunday, November 15, 2015. The Buccaneers defeated the Dallas Cowboys, …
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2 Iraqi refugees arrested in Houston, California on terrorism-related charges
Authorities said Thursday that two Iraqi refugees have been arrested on terrorism-related charges in Houston and California. According to the FBI's Houston office, Omar Faraj Saeed Al Hardan, 24, was charged with attempting to provide material support …
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