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Rebecca Lopez


Dallas, TX, United States

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Recent articles by Rebecca:

The Beckham Bowl: Cowboys fans want Odell Beckham Jr.

Cowboys fans want Jerry Jones to sign the wide receiver. → Read More

'Yellowstone' is filming again - this time in North Texas. Here's what we saw.

The Dutton's brought their drama to North Texas. The producers selected Venus to shoot some scenes for the popular series. → Read More

Two dead in murder-suicide at Dallas County Medical Examiner's Office, officials say

The shooting took place at the facility located at 2355 N. Stemmons Freeway. → Read More

Suspect in Methodist Hospital shooting was arrested by Dallas Police in March and Carrollton Police in June

Law enforcement sources confirm to WFAA that Nestor Hernandez was arrested twice this year while out on parole. → Read More

Who is Nestor Hernandez, the man charged with capital murder in the fatal shootings of two Methodist Hospital employees?

In 2015, Hernandez was given eight years in prison after pleading guilty to aggravated robbery. The 30-year-old was released on parole in October 2021. → Read More

Chica Power brings a high-energy workout with a Latin flare

Cindy Newton is the daughter of Mexican immigrants. She learned early on she had to be fierce to succeed. → Read More

Dallas Police take down large carjacking ring led by teens

Dallas Police and the FBI worked for months to take down a carjacking ring led by teenage boys. → Read More

'We had him checked out': Coach Mike McCarthy says Dak is ready for home opener

Coach Mike McCarthy says Dak will be ready to play against Tom Brady and the Buccaneers on Sunday. → Read More

'You pulled me into a world of terror': Victims face North Texas church leader in court after sentenced to life for child sex abuse

Prosecutors say Stanley Gerald Champ preyed on children he met at a Kaufman County church. → Read More

'He's a fraud' | Stephen A. Smith and 'First Take' stop at The Star in Frisco

The number one Dallas Cowboys hater didn't get a warm Texas welcome Thursday. → Read More

'She started hitting me' | Victim of viral, racist confrontation in Plano parking lot speaks

The woman was charged with assault and terroristic threats. The incident is still being investigated by the Plano Police Department's Crime Against Persons Unit. → Read More

Dallas police officers now have to wear body camera on off-duty jobs, chief says

Garcia's memo came after an off-duty officer, Keenan Blair, was not wearing a body-worn camera when he fired shots at a vehicle following a shooting over the weekend → Read More

Family and friends and killed youth football coach want former NFL star arrested

While Hickmon's family wants Aqib Talib arrested, community advocates want more safety measures at youth sporting events. → Read More

Witnesses say former NFL player Aqib Talib started brawl that led to fatal shooting of youth coach. New video surfaces

WFAA has obtained new video showing the moments before coach Mike Hickmon was killed. → Read More

Aqib Talib's brother Yaqub suspected of shooting youth coach after argument over score

Yaqub Talib's arrest warrant says witnesses saw him shoot Mike Hickmon multiple times. Talib's attorney said he turned himself in to share his side of what happened. → Read More

Dallas crime drops in the summer months; One of the top crime 'hot spots' has dropped off the list

The summer months are traditionally the most violent time of the year. → Read More

Ex-wife of Yaser Said testifies on day 3 of capital murder trial: 'I was just scared'

Patricia Owens saw her former husband and the father of their children for the first time in 14 years. → Read More

Testimony begins in capital murder trial of Yaser Said, man accused of killing his two daughters 12 years ago

Yaser Said is accused of killing his daughters because they were dating American boyfriends. His defense says he's being persecuted for being Muslim. → Read More

'My father shot me': Former most-wanted suspect on trial in Dallas in his teen daughters' killings

Yaser Said was on the run for more than 10 years. Police said he was upset his daughters were dating American boys. → Read More

Lewisville Fire inspector says she was terminated after reporting what she believed was human trafficking

A Lewisville Fire inspector says she was fired after raising concerns about massage businesses she was inspecting. → Read More