Category Archives: WBAP 24/7 News

Dallas Police Looking for Armed Robber Who Killed a 7-Eleven Clerk

Dallas Police Looking for Armed Robber Who Killed a 7-Eleven Clerk

Dallas (WBAP/KLIF) – Dallas Police are looking for an armed robber who held up a northeast Dallas 7-Eleven, and killed the clerk. They have several surveillance photos of the suspect who entered the store a little before 3:00 AM Thursday. He held a pink handgun on the clerk, and stole money, cigars, and lottery tickets;…MORE

Saginaw Cancels Festival

Saginaw Cancels Festival

Saginaw (WBAP/KLIF) – The city of Saginaw has called off its revived Train & Grain Festival because of the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. The event had been scheduled for October 17, and was intended to showcase Saginaw’s history and ties to agriculture and railroads. City officials say they will now begin planning next year’s festival.MORE

Denton and Garland ISD Make Plans For the Upcoming School Year

Denton and Garland ISD Make Plans For the Upcoming School Year

(WBAP/KLIF NEWS)- The COVID-19 pandemic has made many question how the upcoming school year will happen. Denton and Garland ISD have both began taking steps towards a safe semester. WFAA-TV reports Denton ISD made the decision on Thursday to push back the beginning of school by two weeks. They will now start school on August 26th. Garland…MORE

President Trump Commutes Sentence of Roger Stone

President Trump Commutes Sentence of Roger Stone

Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) – President Donald Trump has commuted the prison sentence of his longtime friend Roger Stone. Stone told The Associated Press that Trump called Friday to inform him he would commute his prison sentence for crimes related to the Russia probe.The White House later confirmed the commuting of the sentence in a…MORE

First Texas Animal To Test Positive For Coronavirus

First Texas Animal To Test Positive For Coronavirus

(WBAP/KLIF) — The Metroplex has recorded the first animal to test positive during the pandemic.  A Dallas-Fort Worth family recently contracted COVID-19, which prompted a private veterinarian to test the family dog. The two year old animal was tested and came back positive for the Coronavirus. According to state epidemiologist Susan Rollo, this isn’t the…MORE