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Life

North Texas Treasures: Big State Fountain Grill

North Texas Treasures: Big State Fountain GrillFor the last in our North Texas Treasures series, we headed to Irving, where a grill combines history, family and some amazing milkshakes to make diners feel at home.
  • Life
  • 13 hours, 15 minutes ago
Features

Texas mom speaks about quest to colonize Mars

Texas mom speaks about quest to colonize MarsMars One candidate, Texas mom Sonia Van Meter, speaks about her quest to colonize Mars.
  • Features
  • 1 week ago
Life

North Texas Treasures: House Moving Museum in Fort Worth

North Texas Treasures: House Moving Museum in Fort WorthFor our third in the North Texas Treasures series, we met the Snow family in Fort Worth, where a father's love for the house-moving industry led him to create a one-of-a-kind museum.
  • Life
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Recipes

Daybreak recipe: No Fuss King's Cake

Daybreak recipe: No Fuss King's CakeHere's an easy way to prepare a festive seasonal treat
  • Recipes
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Life

North Texas Treasures: Steven's Garden and Grill tucked away in Mansfield

North Texas Treasures: Steven's Garden and Grill tucked away in MansfieldFor the second in our series on North Texas Treasures, we headed to Mansfield, Texas. That's where Jan and John Cox shared their story of getting Steven's Garden and Grill to bloom.
  • Life
  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Pets

Tailwagger: Meet Paisley

Tailwagger: Meet PaisleyThis friendly, sweet and happy dog needs a new home
  • Pets
  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Life

Workout Wednesday: Daybreak crew tries indoor surfing

Workout Wednesday: Daybreak crew tries indoor surfingNews 8 Daybreak's Ron Corning tries out Surf City Fitness.
  • Life
  • 3 weeks, 1 day ago
Life

North Texas Treasures: Shoemaker & Hardt in Wylie

North Texas Treasures: Shoemaker & Hardt in WylieFor our first in a series of North Texas Treasures, we went out to Wylie, Texas, to visit a coffee shop our viewers keep telling us about, called Shoemaker & Hardt,
  • Life
  • 3 weeks, 2 days ago
Health

More women have pre-menopausal symptoms

More women have pre-menopausal symptomsDr. Gabrieli Zandomeni, an OB/GYN at Methodist Richardson Medical Center, talks with Jim Douglas about how being a grandmother can help women with symptoms of menopause.
  • Health
  • 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Life

'Uptown Funk' students dance live on Daybreak

'Uptown Funk' students dance live on DaybreakTheir video has gotten more than six million views on YouTube. On Thursday, we invited the students of A. Maceo Smith New Tech High School to show us their moves.
  • Life
  • 4 weeks ago
Life

Local Hero: Cpl. Nick salutes school crossing guard

Local Hero: Cpl. Nick salutes school crossing guardWilliam Wright, Jr. is a Cedar Hill crossing guard whose work at Waterford Oaks Elementary meant so much to the parents and students, they nominated him to be a Local Hero.
  • Life
  • 1 month ago
Life

Dallas playwright reveals story behind MLK's famous letter

Dallas playwright reveals story behind MLK's famous letterIt has become a founding document of the civil rights movement, but Martin Luther King Jr.'s "Letter from Birmingham Jail" was almost left to languish in the same jail where it was written.
  • Life
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Pets

Tailwagger: Meet Katie Sue

Tailwagger: Meet Katie SueKatie Sue is very smart and loyal, gets along well with other dogs, and loves going on walks.
  • Pets
  • 2 months, 4 weeks ago
Life

North Texas mom creates Jewish answer to Elf on the Shelf

North Texas mom creates Jewish answer to Elf on the ShelfAbra Liberman-Garrett talks about how she came up with the idea for Maccabee on the Mantel.
  • Life
  • 2 months, 1 week ago
Life

Mom gets surprise nomination for Christmas

Mom gets surprise nomination for ChristmasMichelle Stevens gets a surprise announcement from the people behind Santa's Sparkle, after dealing with an unthinkable loss.
  • Life
  • 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Life

Cpl. Nick salutes local bus driver for commitment to kids

Cpl. Nick salutes local bus driver for commitment to kidsNews 8 Daybreak's Cpl. Nick Bristow thanks Duncanville ISD bus driver Donald Harris for going the extra mile for his students.
  • Life
  • 3 months, 2 weeks ago
Pets

Tailwagger: Meet Bailey

Tailwagger: Meet BaileyBailey is a two-year-old female Terrier mix available for adoption at the SPCA of Texas
  • Pets
  • 3 months, 2 weeks ago
Life

Corporal Nick salutes one incredible mom

Corporal Nick salutes one incredible momCpl. Nick Bristow salutes Carolina Pena for being a local hero.
  • Life
  • 3 months, 1 week ago
Local

Ebola house decorator: We hope to create awareness

Ebola house decorator: We hope to create awarenessThe man behind a controversial Ebola-themed Halloween decoration says he's disappointed Doctors Without Borders doesn't want him to raise money on their behalf, but that he still hopes to raise "awareness" about the disease.
  • Local
  • 4 months ago
Life

Overcoming misconceptions about Down Syndrome

Overcoming misconceptions about Down SyndromeChannel 8's Marie Saavedra sat down with this year's Rockwall High School homecoming king, Andrew Sauerwein, to talk about overcoming misconceptions about Down Syndrome.
  • Life
  • 3 months, 3 weeks ago
Life

Behind the scenes for a morning at Alexa's house

Behind the scenes for a morning at Alexa's houseAs part of our Salute to the Busy Parent, we sent a camera to Alexa Conomos' house while she was at work to see how her husband, Bradley, handles getting the kids ready in the morning.
  • Life
  • 3 months, 1 week ago
Life

Meteorologist Greg Fields opens up about life as a dad

Meteorologist Greg Fields opens up about life as a dadMeteorologist Greg Fields gives us a rare glimpse at his life outside the weather studio, where he works full-time as a busy dad.
  • Life
  • 3 months, 1 week ago
Life

Daybreak kicks off 'Salute to the Busy Parent' week with in-studio breakfast

Daybreak kicks off 'Salute to the Busy Parent' week with in-studio breakfastWe invited three, real-life parents into the studio for a catered breakfast and an intimate conversation about life with kids.
  • Life
  • 3 months, 1 week ago
Life

New Daybreak reporter gets some unexpected dating advice

New Daybreak reporter gets some unexpected dating adviceDaybreak reporter Monica Hernandez has to think quickly when Ron asks her a personal question.
  • Life
  • 3 months, 2 weeks ago
Politics

Sen. Davis on 15-point polling gap: We aren't losing momentum

Sen. Davis on 15-point polling gap: We aren't losing momentumSen. Wendy Davis sat down with News 8 Daybreak's Alexa Conomos to discuss a new poll on the governor's race.
  • Politics
  • 4 months, 1 week ago
NFL

Ron Corning makes good after losing bet on Cowboys

Ron Corning makes good after losing bet on CowboysDaybreak anchor Ron Corning has to hold up his end of the bargain after losing a football bet against Phoenix anchor Doug Meehan.
  • NFL
  • 3 months, 3 weeks ago
Kid's Doctor

Doctor answers your questions about enterovirus D68

Doctor answers your questions about enterovirus D68News 8 Daybreak anchor Alexa Conomos asks Dr. Benjamin Lee of Children's Medical Center what parents should look out for when it comes to enterovirus D68.
  • Kid's Doctor
  • 4 months, 3 weeks ago