Tag: Dallas

President Trump’s Company Pursues Second Washington Hotel

President Trump’s company is actively seeking to open a second Washington hotel as part of a planned nationwide expansion, potentially creating another venue where he stands to benefit financially from customers doing business in the nation’s capital. Representatives of the Trump Organization, now run by the president’s adult sons, have inquired in recent months about…

Obama In Dallas For Police Shooting Memorial Service

President Barack Obama visits Dallas on Tuesday to address a memorial service for five police officers killed at a protest against police violence, as he seeks to mend divisions inflamed by the deadliest day for U.S. law enforcement in almost 15 years. Former U.S. Army Reserve soldier Micah Johnson, 25, gunned down the officers in…

Dallas Police Killed Suspect With Robotic Explosive [VIDEO]

Dallas police “took out” one of the suspects behind the deadly attack on its officers Thursday night using a robotic explosive device, the city’s mayor told CNN early Friday. “We were able to take out one of the suspects, who had been cornered in the garage, with an explosive device,” Mayor Mike Rawlings said. “We’ve…

Obama: Dallas Attack ‘Vicious, Calculated’ [VIDEO]

Following the targeted killing of five Dallas police officers on Thursday night, at least three suspects were in custody and another was dead after an hours-long standoff. At a press conference in Poland, President Obama called the event a “vicious, calculated, and despicable attack on law enforcement.” “Our police have an extraordinarily difficult job, and…

Cop Kills Mentally Ill Man Caught on Body Cam [VIDEO]

The family of a mentally ill Dallas man who was shot to death by police has finally obtained the officer’s body cam footage of that incident. On June 14th, 2014, Dallas police officers Andrew Hutchins and John Rogers responded to a call from Shirley Harrison, who wanted her mentally ill, 38-year-old son Jason to be…

Dallas Ebola Worker on Cruise Ship

Two Dallas health workers have already fallen ill with Ebola, but another who may have had contact with the disease is now on a cruise ship. The unnamed employee of Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital, where a Liberian man named Thomas Duncan died, has agreed to be kept in an isolated cabin on the ship, which…

Dallas Nurse Called CDC Before Flight

Amber Vinson, the second Dallas nurse to contract Ebola, called CDC officials before boarding her flight on Monday because of her high temperature. However, officials say that because her temperature of 99.5 degrees was below the 100.4 reading for a fever, she was told she could board. “The patient was not showing any other symptoms…