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Governor Abbott Defends Sales Tax Increase, Says Lower Property Taxes Coming

Governor Abbott Defends Sales Tax Increase, Says Lower Property Taxes Coming

DALLAS (WBAP/KLIF News) — Governor Greg Abbott explained a three-pronged approach to his plan on reducing sales taxes in the short and long term. Speaking on the Chris Salcedo Show on WBAP, Abbott the three steps are: reforming the appraisal system, reducing the property tax rate, and closing “back doors” that local tax authorities can…MORE

Teen pleads guilty to plotting terror attack at Texas mall

Teen pleads guilty to plotting terror attack at Texas mall

DALLAS (AP) — A suburban Dallas teenager has pleaded guilty to plotting an Islamic State group-inspired mass shooting at a North Texas mall. A state judge sentenced Matin Azizi-Yarand to 20 years in prison Monday for solicitation of capital murder and making a terroristic threat, state and federal prosecutors announced. The 18-year-old is eligible for…MORE

More Than Half of Fort Worth Red Light Camera Citations in 2018 Went Unpaid

More Than Half of Fort Worth Red Light Camera Citations in 2018 Went Unpaid

FORT WORTH (WBAP/KLIF News) — According to Fort Worth city records, thousands of drivers are refusing to pay tickets that come from the hotly debated red light cameras. The Fort Worth Star Telegram reports more than half of the nearly 225,000 tickets issued by the cameras last year were sent to collection agencies. For a…MORE

Trump Administration did not “conspire or coordinate” with Russia, summary says

Trump Administration did not “conspire or coordinate” with Russia, summary says

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump and the special counsel’s Russia investigation. President Donald Trump is touting the Justice Department’s summary of special counsel Robert Mueller findings, saying “it was a shame” the nation had to go through the investigation. Trump claims the report found “there was no collusion with Russia, there…MORE

Hazmat incident in Fort Worth, over 30 people treated

Hazmat incident in Fort Worth, over 30 people treated

(WBAP/KLIF) FORT WORTH, Texas — More than 30 people, including 9 firefighters, were treated after a hazmat incident at a Fort Worth business on Friday afternoon. According to the Fire Department, the firefighters were taken to a hospital for further treatment. The remaining 23 civilians went through a “decontamination process” at the scene, fire officials…MORE