The top local stories this morning from KERA News:
Today, Dallas will shut down a homeless encampment near Fair Park – the third homeless camp to close in the city since May.
Other stories this morning:
- Rising incomes and declining poverty in Texas have made little impact on the number of households relying on food stamps.
- “The Birth of a Nation” is generating serious awards buzz. The film looks at the 1831 slave rebellion led by Nat Turner.
- The Texas Rangers and the Toronto Blue Jays face off today in Arlington for round 1 of the American League Division playoff series. Today’s match-up begins at 3:38 p.m. at Globe Life Park.
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