Secret Service discover a drone on White House lawn

Source: U.S. Secret Service via Bloomberg
A radio-controlled copter was discovered on the White House lawn.

The discovery of a radio-controlled copter on the White House lawn injects a new complication into the debate over the growing popularity of drones used by civilians. The unintentional security breach Monday at the U.S. presidential mansion inWashington gives ammunition to those who want to see tight restrictions on who can fly unmanned aircraft and […]

Texas #8 on ID Theft Complaints List

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Everyday Behaviors Put Texans at Greater Risk of Tax ID Theft To coincide with Tax Identity Theft Awareness Week, the AARP Fraud Watch Network is launching an education effort to help people protect themselves from tax scams, releasing a new video, a tip sheet and encouraging people to take advantage of AARP’s free tax preparation […]

Dallas Police officers work together to save life of potential jumper


Two Dallas Police officers are being spotlighted for a possible award for their efforts to work together and save the life of a man threatening to jump off a bridge over the S.M. Wright Freeway. On November 26, 2014, an individual called 911 and stated that he was going to jump off the Martin Luther King […]

23-Year Veteran Dallas Police Officer Arrested for DWI


Early morning Dallas Police Officer Doreen Sotelo-Celedon was arrested by the Cedar Hill Police Department for Driving While Intoxicated. Officer Sotelo-Celedon is a 23-year veteran of the Department and is currently assigned to the South Central Patrol Division.  The Department’s Internal Affairs Division will conduct an investigation.  Officer Sotelo-Celedon has been placed on Administrative Leave. Source: […]

Supreme Court ruling strengthens religious liberty for churches


DALLAS /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Yesterday, in a rare demonstration of unanimity, all nine justices of the Supreme Court of the United States ruled in favor of religious liberty, strengthening a law that protects churches across the country.  Holt v. Hobbs involved religious liberty protections for people in government custody, but the same law creates special protections for […]

Dopamine could help in cocaine addiction fight

Our objective here is that cocaine will not then work anymore," says Claus Juul Loland.

By Richard Steed-Copenhagen Source (Futurity) Photo: eli santana/Flickr) Currently there is no medical treatment for cocaine addiction, but scientists say a recent discovery about dopamine moves them a step closer. Dopamine is a signaling molecule in the brain that is involved in our sensation of reward and motivation—and, therefore, addiction. The dopamine transporter functions as a molecular […]

Greg Anthony benched for the season by CBS following solicitation arrest

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WASHINGTON — Greg Anthony has been suspended indefinitely by CBS following his arrest on solicitation charges. A CBS spokeswoman says ‘‘Greg Anthony will not be working again for CBS this season.’’ District of Columbia police say the CBS basketball analyst and former NBA player has been arrested and charged with soliciting a prostitute. Lt. Kelvin […]

Motown National Gospel Recording Artist Brian Courtney Wilson, Just Added to MLK Celebration

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"Save Our Sons"

The African American Pastors Coalition (AAPC) announced Motown National Gospel Recording Artist has just been added to the annual MLK Worship event focused on Saving our Sons.  Nearly 2000 members and friends of the AAPC organization are expected to attend the Annual Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration set for 11 a.m. Monday, January […]

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