| Sep 27, 2010
Stephen Brodie couldn't hear the applause explode in a Dallas courtroom, after a judge set aside his conviction for sexually assaulting a child. The deaf man bowed his head and wept as the judge announced her decision that would set him free.
| Jan 7, 2011
It's been a long road for Cornelius Dupree, 51. He served 30 years in prison after being convicted of a Dallas rape and robbery in 1980. DNA tests on evidence recently proved his innocence.
Dupree served more time than anyone in the state recently...
| Feb 18, 2011
| 7:52 AM
The Texas Tribune
Minorities Drove Texas Growth, Census Figures Show
by Ross Ramsey, Matt Stiles, Julian Aguilar and Ryan Murphy, The Texas Tribune
The state's explosive growth during the past...
| Jul 19, 2011
Jennifer knows her admission almost a decade later may create backlash, but she is speaking out about an execution scheduled to take place Wednesday.
"I made a wrong decision," said the North Texas woman, who doesn't want her last name used.
| Jul 20, 2011
Wednesday was full of angst for Mark Stroman, a Texas inmate who called himself the "Arab Slayer." It was the date for his scheduled execution.
Stroman was sentenced to death after being convicted of killing two, and injuring one, Middle Eastern men in...
| Jul 26, 2011
It's the sound of summer--AC units humming away under the blazing Texas sun.
25 consecutive days and counting of 100 degree temperatures--but there is another countdown--the one when the electricity bill arrives.
You know, the bill that people like...
| Aug 1, 2011
Fighting back the tears, Nick Madison spoke out from behind bars at the Dallas County Jail to express remorse for what he calls a dangerous decision.
"I regret it, every second and every minute of it," said the 24-year old medical technician.
| Aug 5, 2011
| 10:11 AM
OAK CLIFF, Texas (KTLA) -- Authorities in Texas say an elderly woman died of heat exhaustion two days after reporting that her air conditioner had been stolen.
Dolores Grissom, 79, was found dead in her home in Oak Cliff on July 16 as Texas experienced...
| Aug 5, 2011
Three weeks ago, 79-year-old Dolores Grissom reported to Dallas Police that her air conditioning unit was stolen from her Oak Cliff home.
Two days later, Grissom was found dead inside her home. A Dallas County Medical Examiner later ruled the death as...
| Aug 9, 2011
| 3:53 PM
One day after the DeSoto ISD board decided to cut ties with its superintendent, The 33 News was the first station to interview the board president about the decision.
With a 3-2 vote Monday, the DeSoto ISD board decided Kathy Augustine would not be their...
| Aug 23, 2011
In a radio dispatch call, a frantic Kametra Sampson can be heard screaming and telling a Dallas County constable that her children have been kidnapped. The female constable is also heard telling dispatch what has happened.
"She says the baby daddy took...