KERA News http://keranews.org en From Honduras To North Texas: One Boy Shares His Story http://keranews.org/post/honduras-north-texas-one-boy-shares-his-story <p></p><p>Dallas County <a href="http://keranews.org/post/immigrant-kids-wont-be-coming-dallas-county-judge-jenkins-says" target="_blank">may not be housing 2,000 more youths</a> from the border, but many immigrant children are already living in North Texas. Brayan Arce is one of them, and he’s says that living in Honduras has become too dangerous, especially for kids. That’s why he came to join his mom in Dallas.</p><p> Fri, 01 Aug 2014 01:25:46 +0000 Stella M. Chávez 53437 at http://keranews.org From Honduras To North Texas: One Boy Shares His Story Immigrant Kids Won't Be Coming To Dallas County, Judge Jenkins Says http://keranews.org/post/immigrant-kids-wont-be-coming-dallas-county-judge-jenkins-says <p style="margin: 0in 0in 0.0001pt; line-height: 16.8pt; background-image: initial; background-attachment: initial; background-size: initial; background-origin: initial; background-clip: initial; background-position: initial; background-repeat: initial;"><span class="article-summary"><span style="color:#3C3C3C">Those 2,000 immigrant children will not be coming to temporary shelters in Dallas County after all, the county's top elected official announced Thursday afternoon.</span></span></p><p> Thu, 31 Jul 2014 23:56:09 +0000 Eric Aasen & Doualy Xaykaothao 53408 at http://keranews.org Immigrant Kids Won't Be Coming To Dallas County, Judge Jenkins Says From The Newsroom: A Honduran Immigrant's Story; Art In The War Trenches http://keranews.org/post/newsroom-honduran-immigrants-story-art-war-trenches <p><strong>Local stories this evening from the KERA Newsroom:</strong> Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins announced that the 2,000 children the county was planning to shelter will no longer be coming to North Texas.</p><p> Thu, 31 Jul 2014 23:49:31 +0000 Krystina Martinez 53435 at http://keranews.org From The Newsroom: A Honduran Immigrant's Story; Art In The War Trenches Think: The Trench Art Of World War I http://keranews.org/post/think-trench-art-world-war-i <p><a href="http://ngm.nationalgeographic.com/2014/08/ww1-underground/gusky-photography#/03-oise-valley-german-tunnels-670.jpg">The August issue of <em>National Geographic</em></a> features photographs of art made by soldiers in the trenches of World War I. The images were captured by Jeff Gusky, who’s also an emergency room physician in North Texas. Today on <em>Think</em>, he told Krys Boyd that his experiences as a photographer and doctor are intimately connected.</p><p> Thu, 31 Jul 2014 22:02:39 +0000 Stephen Becker 53429 at http://keranews.org Think: The Trench Art Of World War I Free School Supplies, Health Checks Friday At Dallas Mayor's Back To School Fair http://keranews.org/post/free-school-supplies-health-checks-friday-dallas-mayors-back-school-fair <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Free school supplies will be handed out at the</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> 18th annual Mayor’s Back to School Fair in Dallas. It opens at 8 a.m. Friday in Fair Park.</span></p><p> Thu, 31 Jul 2014 19:05:00 +0000 Bill Zeeble 53426 at http://keranews.org Free School Supplies, Health Checks Friday At Dallas Mayor's Back To School Fair Condition Worsens For Kent Brantly, Doctor In Liberia With Ebola http://keranews.org/post/condition-worsens-kent-brantly-doctor-liberia-ebola <p>The condition of a Fort Worth doctor who contracted the Ebola virus in Liberia has worsened.</p><p>The aid relief group Samaritan’s Purse says Dr. Kent Brantly “took a slight turn for the worse” overnight.</p><p> Thu, 31 Jul 2014 18:14:00 +0000 Eric Aasen 53414 at http://keranews.org Condition Worsens For Kent Brantly, Doctor In Liberia With Ebola George W. Bush Writes Book About His Dad http://keranews.org/post/george-w-bush-writes-book-about-his-dad <p>Former President George W. Bush has been working on a highly personal project since leaving the White House for Dallas.&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">He's quietly completed a biography of his father, former President George H.W. Bush of Houston.</span></p><p> Thu, 31 Jul 2014 17:19:47 +0000 Associated Press 53404 at http://keranews.org George W. Bush Writes Book About His Dad Study Up For 'Think': The Hidden World Of WWI http://keranews.org/post/study-think-hidden-world-wwi <p>This summer marks the centennial anniversary of the First World War. But recently, unknown underground cities of the trenches were discovered. Today at 1 p.m. on <em>Think</em>, Dallas photographer <a href="jeffgusky.com">Jeff Gusky</a> joins Krys Boyd to talk about his collection of photographs that document the unseen artwork, artifacts, and sculptures of WWI.</p><p> Thu, 31 Jul 2014 16:00:00 +0000 Adelina Sun 53285 at http://keranews.org Study Up For 'Think': The Hidden World Of WWI Former Dallas Cowboy Josh Brent, Out Of Rehab, Considers A Return To The NFL http://keranews.org/post/former-dallas-cowboy-josh-brent-out-rehab-considers-return-nfl <p><em><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Five stories that have North Texas talking: Could Josh Brent return to the Dallas Cowboys?; a new snarky map highlights Dallas stereotypes; George W. Bush is writing a book about his dad; and more.</span></em></p><p></p><p> Thu, 31 Jul 2014 11:00:00 +0000 Eric Aasen 53381 at http://keranews.org Former Dallas Cowboy Josh Brent, Out Of Rehab, Considers A Return To The NFL As Republican Leaders Meet In Dallas, Protesters Rally Outside http://keranews.org/post/republican-leaders-meet-dallas-protesters-rally-outside <p>Some of the nation’s most powerful Republican politicians are in Dallas this week for the annual convention of the American Legislative Exchange Council – known as ALEC. There was action inside and protests outside.</p><p> Thu, 31 Jul 2014 01:22:09 +0000 Bill Zeeble 53380 at http://keranews.org As Republican Leaders Meet In Dallas, Protesters Rally Outside