Eric Aasen http://keranews.org en Dallas Teen’s Smartphone Catches Fire And The Story Goes Viral http://keranews.org/post/dallas-teen-s-smartphone-catches-fire-and-story-goes-viral <p><em style="line-height: 1.5;">Five stories that have North Texas talking: a Dallas teen’s smartphone catches fire; a huge tortoise escapes and wanders to White Rock Lake; Tori Amos performs tonight in Dallas; and more.</em></p><p> Tue, 29 Jul 2014 12:36:48 +0000 Eric Aasen 53278 at http://keranews.org Dallas Teen’s Smartphone Catches Fire And The Story Goes Viral Dallas Animal Shelter Overwhelmed With Cats And Dogs As Owners Return Their Pets http://keranews.org/post/dallas-animal-shelter-overwhelmed-cats-and-dogs-owners-return-their-pets <p>Dallas Animal Services and Adoption Center says its shelter is full and officials are encouraging North Texans to adopt.</p><p> Mon, 28 Jul 2014 19:16:50 +0000 Eric Aasen 53235 at http://keranews.org Dallas Animal Shelter Overwhelmed With Cats And Dogs As Owners Return Their Pets Fort Worth Doctor Working In Africa Tests Positive For Ebola Virus http://keranews.org/post/fort-worth-doctor-working-africa-tests-positive-ebola-virus <p><em><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Five stories that have North Texas talking: Fort Worth prays for Kent </span>Brantly<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, who has Ebola; immigrant children won’t arrive in Dallas County by the end of July; Eric </span>Nadel<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> is honored for his Texas Rangers announcing; and more:</span></em></p><p> Mon, 28 Jul 2014 12:31:35 +0000 Eric Aasen 53223 at http://keranews.org Fort Worth Doctor Working In Africa Tests Positive For Ebola Virus Watch John Wiley Price After His 1991 Trial: 'It's A Racist System' [Video] http://keranews.org/post/watch-john-wiley-price-after-his-1991-trial-its-racist-system-video <p>In 1991, Dallas County Commissioner John Wiley Price was found guilty of a misdemeanor. He was sentenced to 75 days in jail for breaking the windshield wipers off a woman’s car during a protest.&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">Here is news coverage from </span>KERA-TV<span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;of his </span>weeklong<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> trial and sentencing more than 20 years ago.</span></p><p> Fri, 25 Jul 2014 23:25:51 +0000 Eric Aasen 53129 at http://keranews.org Watch John Wiley Price After His 1991 Trial: 'It's A Racist System' [Video] John Wiley Price Arrested, Pleads Not Guilty To Bribery Charges http://keranews.org/post/john-wiley-price-arrested-pleads-not-guilty-bribery-charges <p>FBI agents arrested longtime Dallas County Commissioner John Wiley Price Friday morning following a years-long investigation. Federal officials charged him with taking nearly $1 million in bribes in exchange for political favors.</p><p> Fri, 25 Jul 2014 21:54:36 +0000 Eric Aasen 53116 at http://keranews.org John Wiley Price Arrested, Pleads Not Guilty To Bribery Charges John Wiley Price Is 'A Man Of Faith,' Says Pastor Who Knows Him Well http://keranews.org/post/john-wiley-price-man-faith-says-pastor-who-knows-him-well <p>Longtime Dallas County Commissioner John Wiley Price is a man of faith – and he’s been relying on that faith as the federal government has been investigating him, says a pastor who knows him well.</p><p> Fri, 25 Jul 2014 18:36:54 +0000 Eric Aasen 53125 at http://keranews.org John Wiley Price Is 'A Man Of Faith,' Says Pastor Who Knows Him Well Big Hoss, The World’s Biggest TV Screen, Transforms Into Drive-In Movie Theater http://keranews.org/post/big-hoss-world-s-biggest-tv-screen-transforms-drive-movie-theater <p><em><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Five stories that have North Texas talking: Big </span>Hoss<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> is more than just the world’s biggest TV; a North Texas man will be exonerated today; Texas is one of the worst states for kids; and more:</span></em></p><p> Fri, 25 Jul 2014 12:27:48 +0000 Eric Aasen 53113 at http://keranews.org Big Hoss, The World’s Biggest TV Screen, Transforms Into Drive-In Movie Theater Dallas County To Exonerate Man Who Didn't Request DNA Testing http://keranews.org/post/dallas-county-exonerate-man-who-didnt-request-dna-testing <p class="Default"><span style="font-size:11.5pt;color:windowtext">Dallas County is set to exonerate another North Texan.</span></p><p class="Default"><span style="font-size: 15px; line-height: 23px;">What makes this case different is that Michael Phillips didn’t request DNA testing or actively proclaim his innocence. That’s a first for Dallas County – or anywhere in the country, according to the&nbsp;</span><span style="font-size: 15px; line-height: 23px;">Dallas County District Attorney’s office and</span><span style="font-size: 15px; line-height: 23px;"> the National Registry of&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Exonerations</span><span style="font-size: 15px; line-height: 23px;">.&nbsp;</span></p><p> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 20:55:52 +0000 Eric Aasen, Lauren Silverman & Bill Zeeble 53084 at http://keranews.org Dallas County To Exonerate Man Who Didn't Request DNA Testing One Year After Kidd Kraddick’s Death, His Co-Hosts Keep His Show On The Air http://keranews.org/post/one-year-after-kidd-kraddick-s-death-his-co-hosts-keep-his-show-air <p><em>Five stories that have North Texas talking: Marking the one-year anniversary of Kidd Kraddick’s death; Dallas Animal Services is overrun with abandoned pets; a Tarrant County resident has been diagnosed with measles; and more.</em></p><p> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 12:19:39 +0000 Eric Aasen 53052 at http://keranews.org One Year After Kidd Kraddick’s Death, His Co-Hosts Keep His Show On The Air Emmanuel Mudiay Skips SMU For $1.2 Million With Chinese Pro Basketball Team http://keranews.org/post/emmanuel-mudiay-skips-smu-12-million-chinese-pro-basketball-team <p><em>Five stories that have North Texas talking: A Prime Prep basketball player goes pro – in China; Dallas Cowboys great Robert Newhouse has died; Plano has a water holiday; and more:</em></p><p><o:p></o:p></p><p> Wed, 23 Jul 2014 12:54:42 +0000 Eric Aasen 52993 at http://keranews.org Emmanuel Mudiay Skips SMU For $1.2 Million With Chinese Pro Basketball Team