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Voters in Fort Worth supporting adding to hotel tax for convention center renovations – NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

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www.nbcdfw.com – NBCDFW Staff – 2024-05-04 16:09:37

SUMMARY: Fort Worth voters are supporting a 2% increase in hotel occupancy taxes to fund renovations to the convention center. More than 70% of voters backed Proposition A, which will raise the hotel room tax to 17%. The resolution aims to pay for expansion and renovation of the convention center, including replacing the old arena, without increasing property or sales taxes. Visit Fort Worth supports the proposal, noting that despite being the 13th largest city in the US, the convention center ranks 47th in available space. Final vote totals are pending as not all precincts have reported.

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Houston Texans’ Tank Dell practices 3 weeks after he was shot at private event in Florida

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abc13.com – ESPN – 2024-05-21 13:24:06

SUMMARY: Houston Texans wide receiver Tank Dell, who was shot in the leg at a private event in Sanford, Florida, less than a month ago, has returned to participate fully in the team’s OTAs. The shooting, which injured 10 people, resulted in a minor wound for Dell, allowing for a quick hospital release. Despite also recovering from a previous broken leg injury, Dell showed no limitations during drills. Texans head coach DeMeco Ryans expressed relief and excitement at Dell’s return. The team, bolstered by new addition Stefon Diggs, anticipates a strong passing attack with Dell, Nico Collins, and quarterback C.J. Stroud.

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Photographer declines to pursue charges in assault case tied to Rashee Rice – NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

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www.nbcdfw.com – Kelli Smith, Jamie Landers | The Dallas Morning News – 2024-05-21 08:07:16

SUMMARY: Kansas City Chiefs wide receiver Rashee Rice, accused of assaulting a photographer at a Dallas nightclub, will not face charges as the accuser signed an affidavit of non-prosecution. Dallas police confirmed the accuser’s decision to not participate in criminal proceedings, but the investigation continues. Additionally, Rice is suspected of being involved in a multivehicle crash on March 30 in Dallas that injured at least seven people. For more details, refer to the report from The Dallas Morning News.

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Arlington Police Shoot Armed Man Accused of Firing at Officers

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www.wbap.com – – 2024-05-21 07:47:38

SUMMARY: The Arlington Police Department detailed an officer-involved shooting after a family dispute over alleged drug use. Police were called to assist a 20-year-old man exhibiting concerning behaviors. Initially, he fled from officers as no crime was committed. Later, a 911 call reported an armed man matching his description demanding money. He returned home, fled in a truck, and shot at an officer before crashing and fleeing into a carport. An officer shot him after he refused to drop his weapon. The suspect, hospitalized, faces multiple charges, including aggravated assault. No officers were injured; those involved are on administrative leave pending investigation.

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