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Electric scooter rider hits car head-on

Electric scooter rider hits car head-on

Dallas (WBAP/KLIF) – An unidentified man riding an electric scooter the wrong way on Dallas’ Commerce Street about 2:30 Sunday morning ran head-on into a car. He was seriously injured, and was rushed to a hospital. The driver of the car was not injured. Dallas Police say their investigation continues, but no charges have yet…MORE

Saturday’s rain had Plano’s sewers overflowing again

Saturday’s rain had Plano’s sewers overflowing again

Plano (WBAP/KLIF) – Saturday’s intense rain caused another sanitary sewer overflow in Plano. 100,000 gallons of raw sewage came bubbling up through a manhole in the area of the Glen Eagle Golf Course, and flowed into White Rock Creek. Just a few days earlier the same sewer spilled 160,000 gallons into White Rock Creek. Once…MORE

Rockwall Company Nearing Finish Line to Improve Water Supply in Liberia

Rockwall Company Nearing Finish Line to Improve Water Supply in Liberia

ROCKWALL (WBAP/KLIF) – A North Texas non-profit working to improve the water supply in the African nation of Liberia is nearing its end goal. Dr. Todd Phillips is founder and president of The Last Well based in Rockwall. “We, over the last nine years, have built a staff and contractors and teams in Liberia to…MORE

EF-0 Tornado Hits Waxahachie High School

EF-0 Tornado Hits Waxahachie High School

UPDATED: 10/15/18 5:45AM WAXAHACHIE – (WBAP/KLIF) – The National Weather Service has confirmed a high-end EF-0 tornado touched down at Waxahachie’s new high school on Saturday afternoon. There was widespread damage at the brand new campus, including several shattered windows, and a bay door blown off. Several students were inside the school when the tornado…MORE

Where will Dinner Be Served?

Where will Dinner Be Served?

DALLAS (WBAP/KLIF) – Monday, October 15th is the deadline for people to get tickets for this year’s “Le Diner en Blanc.” Organizer Jiles King says the worldwide phenomenon will be held November 9th at a secret location. King says “I think that’s one of the biggest things…no-one knows the location ahead of time.” The 3,000…MORE