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Sources: Michael Young finalizing deal with Rangers to join their front office

dallasnews.com — When Michael Young last week turned down the opportunity to interview for the Rangers' managerial opening, he didn't turn down the Rangers.
Oct 01, 2014

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Another blow for SMU: Center Taylor Lasecki could be sidelined for East Carolina game

collegesportsblog.dallasnews.com — SMU center Taylor Lasecki will probably not play in Saturday's American Athletic Conference opener at No. 22 East Carolina. He will be replaced by freshman William Barns from Highland Park. Lasecki, a junior from Frisco, left Wednesday's practice because of headaches and could be suffering from a concussion, interim coach Tom Mason said.

Officer fired for driving by pleading woman whose children had been kidnapped; two others disciplined for other incidents

crimeblog.dallasnews.com — Dallas Police Chief David Brown has fired an officer who drove off while a woman whose children had been kidnapped at gunpoint tried to flag him down. Senior Cpl. Les Richardson, a 28-year department veteran, was one of two officers Brown fired Wednesday. Brown also gave out a 45-day suspension.
Oct 01, 2014

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Health regulators not rushing into probe of Dallas hospital’s handling of Ebola patient

watchdogblog.dallasnews.com — Federal and state health regulators have yet to determine whether they will investigate why Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital of Dallas didn't hospitalize a Liberian man when he first visited its ER last week. Instead, Thomas Eric Duncan, whose home country is a hot spot for Ebola outbreaks, was sent home.
Oct 01, 2014

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Mavericks are on the radar of NBA oddsmakers

mavsblog.dallasnews.com — The wise guys like the Dallas Mavericks, sort of. According to Bovada.lv, the Mavericks are the seventh-best favorite to win the NBA title. Cleveland is the clear favorite at 5/2, followed by defending champion San Antonio at 4/1. Next is Chicago (11/2), Oklahoma City (6/1), the Clippers (12/1), Houston (16/1) and the Mavericks at 18/1.
Oct 01, 2014

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