Ennis man dead after Saturday-night ATV crash in Tarrant County An Ennis man died after crashing an ATV during a Saturday-night party near Benbrook. A Tarrant County Sheriff’s Department spokesman said other party-goers saw 31-year-old Larry Ripley drinking before he and a woman left the party on the ATV. They made ... 07/1/2012 - 12:41 pm | View Link
Ellis County | Dallas Morning News Update at 5:22 p.m.: Ramirez was located at an apartment complex in Arlington and is being reuinited with her family, said the Ellis County Sheriff’s Office. 10/22/2014 - 8:33 pm | View Website
Crashes | Dallas Morning News A Dallas man has been indicted on charges related to a hit-and-run wreck in a Plano bar parking lot that left one person dead and another seriously injured. 10/22/2014 - 3:11 pm | View Website
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Daily News Latest Daily News; UK Magnum photographer René Burri dies. The Swiss photographer René Burri, celebrated for his portraits of Che Guevara and Pablo... 10/21/2014 - 1:54 pm | View Website
Democratic gubernatorial nominee Gina Raimondo is hoping for a campaign boost from a visit to Rhode Island by Hillary Clinton. The former first lady, U. S. senator and Democratic presidential candidate is scheduled to appear with Allan Fung: Former R. I. Gov. Donald Carcieri has not been campaigning with mePolitiFactBrown poll: Raimondo opens up 11-point lead over Fung in R.
Frank Mankiewicz, the press secretary who went before television cameras to announce the death of Sen. Robert F. Kennedy and later served as political director for presidential candidate George McGovern, died Thursday. He was 90.
Mankiewicz died of a heart attack at George Washington University Hospital, said a family friend, journalist Adam Clymer.
Mankiewicz was a longtime Democratic political operative as well as a lawyer, journalist and author.
Hate to shill for anything PBS, but apparently a group of libertarian organizations put together this special on the life, times, and thinking of Dr. Walter E, Williams which is making the rounds on PBS and I actually caught tonight in prime time on the Philly outlet. Following Williams from his youth in Philadelphia through his time in the army in the late fifties, the program details his introduction to racial discrimination in the military.
A genetic analysis of a 45,000-year-old thigh bone narrows down the time when modern humans and Neanderthals first interbred. A 45,000-year-old leg bone is raising questions about just how close modern-day humans are to our thick-browed Stone Age ancestors. DNA from the femur of a Siberian man is helping to pinpoint when modern humans and Neanderthals first interbred, researchers say.