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More than 11,000 residents in Arlington have signed a petition to remove the city's red light cameras. The City Council voted Tuesday to put the issue on the May ballot. 

But a Republican state House member from Bedford wants to go a step further. State Rep. Jonathan Stickland filed a bill for a statewide ban on red light cameras -- and he sat down with KERA to talk about why he wants to eliminate the cameras.  

TxDOT

Update, 4 p.m. Saturday: Various media outlets are reporting that all lanes on Interstate 30 have reopened.

Update, 2:45 p.m. Friday: KERA's BJ Austin has the latest: Two eastbound lanes of Interstate 30 have just reopened at Dalrock Road following this morning's big pile-up on the fog-bound bridge over Lake Ray Hubbard.

Westbound I-30 remains closed, although one or more westbound lanes could reopen Friday evening. Motorists are advised to consider alternate routes. Crews are working to install about 500 feet of concrete barrier that was damaged or destroyed.  And hazmat crews are still picking up debris and mopping up fuel spills.

Irving Police Department

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Irving police have released two 911 calls and a video from early Saturday morning when Dallas Cowboys lineman Josh Brent flipped his 2007 Mercedes in a crash that killed his practice squad teammate Jerry Brown.

Texas Dept. Of Public Safety

Investigators continue the difficult task of trying to identify 14 suspected illegal immigrants who were killed when a pickup truck packed with nearly two dozen people crashed in South Texas during an apparent smuggling run.