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Security officer arrested after shooting at XTC Cabaret

DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) - A security officer has been arrested in connection with the shooting at XTC Cabaret Saturday morning. Sterlin Hammett, 30, was arrested and charged with three counts of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon on Monday evening.At about 5:08 a.m. Saturday, Dallas police responded to a shooting call at XTC Cabaret, where they found Shalonda Lofton, identified by police as Shalonda Anderson, with a gunshot wound. Police have also determined that another security officer, 26, was responsible for shooting the victim after she was hit by a vehicle at the XTC Cabaret on Saturday. Anderson's car hit the...
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Police investigating fatal shooting outside Dallas gas station

DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) -- Police are investigating after a man was shot dead outside a Dallas gas station Sunday night.At approximately 10:59 p.m. June 26, police were called to a shooting at the Tiger Mart located at 145 W. Ann Arbor Ave. During their preliminary investigation, officers determined that 43-year-old Cordney Dawson was making a purchase at the overnight window when the suspect got in his truck and shot him after being confronted.Dallas Fire-Rescue took Dawson to a local hospital where he died.Anyone with information regarding this investigation is asked to contact Detective Jeffrey Loeb at
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Dallas police investigating after 5-year-old found dead

DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) - The Dallas Police Department's Child Abuse Unit is investigating after a 5-year-old was found dead on June 27. Police officers and Dallas-Fire Rescue found the boy at a home in the 2800 block of Silkwood Street. They said he had signs of trauma.Witnesses were taken to the Child Advocacy Center for questioning. 
DFW Community News

Winning $7.25M Texas lottery ticket sold at Circle K in Irving

AUSTIN (CBSDFW) — A jackpot-winning ticket worth an estimated $7.25 million for the Lotto Texas drawing held on June 25 was bought at a Circle K in Irving. The new multi-millionaire has yet to claim their winnings from the ticket bought at the store located at 3950 Valley View Lane.

American Airlines And TSA Testing New Way To Screen Passengers

American Airlines just made getting through Dallas Fort Worth International Airport a little easier for passengers with TSA PreCheck. The airline has launched a new program that uses facial recognition at TSA security checkpoints at the airport. Passengers only need their phone with the American Airlines app to get through the line quickly using mobile identification.

North Texas resident wins $7.25M Lotto Texas jackpot

AUSTIN, Texas — One lucky Texan woke up over $4 million dollars richer thanks to correctly matching all six Lotto Texas jackpot numbers Saturday night. The winning ticket was purchased at a Circle K located at 3950 Valley View Lane, in Irving. The ticket matched all six of the numbers drawn (7-10-23-34-46-47). The lucky winner selected the cash value option when they bought their ticket, so they will receive $4,632,166.56 before taxes. They haven't claimed their winnings yet, but they have 180 days from the draw date to claim the prize.

5 Best Hot Dogs in Dallas to Eat This Summer

Dallas is home to several great spots to find the perfect hot dog.The Black Rabbit/Unsplash. It's always come second to hamburgers and sandwiches, but the hot dog is as amazing as it is overlooked. From street vendors selling hotdogs in a parking lot to locally-sourced sausages, Dallas is home to plenty of hot dogs that are much better than your average hot dog.
Fast Casual

Chicken Salad Chick expanding Texas footprint

Chicken Salad Chick will open 16 restaurants over the next five years in Texas, thanks to the signing of two major deals over the past year — one for eight units in San Antonio and most recently one for eight in Austin. Although Texas is home to 21 locations in Dallas, Fort Worth and Houston, the brand plans to open five more by year's end.
Dallas Observer

Dallas Celebrates DJ Screw Day By Paying Tribute to the Man Who Shaped Texas Hip-Hop

Texas hip-hop history is not complete without the mention of Robert Earl Davis Jr., known musically as DJ Screw. In Houston, June 27 is reserved to honor Screw. The tempo slows down as the city plays respect to the founder of chopped and screwed, a subgenre of hip-hop that has become synonymous with Texas hip-hop. Dallas, too, is giving Screw his flowers.

Shaq Buys a New Home in Texas and brings a Restaurant Chain with it

NBA Hall of Famer Shaquille O’Neal recently closed on a mansion in Dallas Texas. With his new arrival, he plans to bring a restaurant chain with it. Shaq finalized the deal on a north Dallas home in Carrolton, Texas for an undisclosed amount of money. The home was previously sold for $1.225 million. This is down significantly from what he made of his last real estate deal.