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The richest person in Dallas is giving away millions

Readers like to see inspiring stories, and so I have been writing a popular series of articles highlighting people who generously give back to their community. Today, I wanted to showcase the richest person in Dallas and what he is doing to help the people of Dallas and across the country.
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1 dead, 3 injured after shooting, car crash in Burleson

BURLESON, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) - One person has died and at least three others are hurt after a shooting and car crash in Burleson. A spokesperson for the city said that there are three separate scenes on the street. There was a shooting in the 300 and 400 blocks of Wilshire Boulevard and the median of I-35 W. The crash happened at about 6 p.m. Friday at the 300 block of NE Wilshire Boulevard. The nature of the initial incident is still under investigation. Detectives are following up on multiple leads but the suspect remains at large.Officials ask that if anyone has any information in regards to the accident to contact Detective R. Martin 817-426-9392 or, or Johnson County Crime Stoppers at 800-794-8477 (TIPS).

Two Cowboys Hall of Famers come together to tackle diabetes

DALLAS, TX (CBSDFW.COM) — Pro Football Hall of Famers Cliff Harris and Charles Haley will always be part of a brotherhood as former Cowboys players, but they're also bonded by their personal connection to diabetes.Former Cowboys safety Cliff Harris says, "my dad was a type 1 diabetic and he lost his vision to diabetes." Cliff's late father, Buddy, won a Purple Heart for his bravery as a fighter pilot during World War II.  Diabetes prevented him from seeing Cliff play in 3 of his 5 Super Bowl appearances. At his induction speech in 2015, Charles Haley was proudly represented by...

Popular Texas restaurant temporarily closed after inspector finds animal feces in food

A popular Texas pizza restaurant was just closed after a health inspector found animal feces in food that was to be served to customers. It can be hard to keep rodents, bugs, and other critters at bay when operating a restaurant. However, customers expect that when they purchase food from an eatery, the restaurant has taken all necessary steps to comply with health code regulations.

Father's Day Golden Hour, featuring ABERFELDY

Treat your father-figure to a Golden Hour this Father's Day. Book the exclusive ABERFELDY Single Malt Scotch whisky tasting experience at Apothecary, Rye and Jettison and create lasting memories with Dad as you enjoy award-winning whiskies and cocktails. Tasting for two is included in the cost of the reservation. The reservation - which costs $25 - grants you and your father figure two stools at the bar and an hour-long tasting experience that will guide you through a range of top-rated whiskies and whisky cocktails. Guests must be over 21 to participate in the tasting experience. Reservations are available now through June 26th. List of participating accounts: Dallas • Apothecary • Rye • Jettison.
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12 Best Date Night Restaurants in Dallas

Relationship experts say it’s important to “date your significant other” often. However, for a lot of people, life gets in the way, and “date nights” end up happening only for special occasions. Well, that should change. Don’t wait for a holiday to roll around to connect.

National Food Truck Day celebrates mobile meals

June 24 (UPI) -- National Food Truck Day, celebrated annually on the fourth Friday in June, was originally celebrated in October and was founded by a Texas radio DJ. The holiday was inaugurated on Oct. 11, 2015, by Rick McNeely, aka DJ Rick, a radio personality for the Fishbowl Radio Network in Arlington, Texas. The holiday was designed to celebrate and promote food trucks, which gained newfound popularity in the 2000s.

American Airlines Debuts TSA PreCheck System at DFW

DALLAS – American Airlines (AA) customers who have TSA PreCheck are now able to go through security using just their phone – and their face. This is due to a joint venture between AA and the TSA set up to test mobile identification. The program began this week...

Legacy West Juneteenth Fashion Show Makes History As Largest Outdoor Fashion Show in DFW

The first annual Juneteenth Fashion Show was hosted by Legacy West and Legacy Hall on June 19th in Plano, Texas, to a record crowd of over 1,500 guests. The high energy, vibrant and soulfully joyful extravaganza was presented and produced by Think Three Media -- a Dallas-based creative communications and media agency that specializes in the unique messaging and amplification of DFW black-owned businesses and its Founders.