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Man sentenced after Facebook helps solve 21 year old case

DALLAS: Justice was finally served after a man was sentenced for the crimes he did 21 years ago all thanks to Facebook. In 1996 a Dallas woman, Manuela Dominguez was raped and murdered while her daughter of 6 months slept in a playpen nearby. Dominguez's husband, Manuel Serrano, found her dead in bed, next to their infant daughter sleeping in a playpen. He told authorities that Victor Serrano, his brother, was the only other person with a key to the Dallas apartment. A neighbor also told police that she saw Victor…

Computer hack sets off 156 emergency sirens across Dallas

DALLAS: A computer hack set off all the emergency sirens in Dallas for about 90 minutes overnight in one of the largest known breaches of a siren warning system, officials in the Texas city said on Saturday. Dallas' 156 sirens, normally used to warn of tornadoes and other dangerous weather, were triggered at 11:42 p.m. CDT on Friday. The wailing did not end until 1:17 a.m. CDT on Saturday when engineers manually shut down the sirens' radio system and repeaters, city Emergency Management Director Rocky Vaz said. "At…