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American Air Expands Fee for Kids Flying Solo
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American Air Expands Fee for Kids Flying Solo

American Airlines says it will extend its fee for unaccompanied minors to charge $150 extra each way for children between 5 and 14. Read »

Aug 21, 2014
Howard Sentenced to Life in Murder-for-Hire Conviction

Howard Sentenced to Life in Murder-for-Hire Conviction

A Denton County jury unanimously sentenced John “Frank” Howard of Ponder to life in prison on Thursday. Watch »

Aug 21, 2014
Woman Sues Facebook Over False Profile

Woman Sues Facebook Over False Profile

A Houston woman sues Facebook for $123 million over a false profile using her face superimposed over... Read »

Aug 22, 2014
Dallas Cowboys to Break Ground Friday in Frisco

Dallas Cowboys to Break Ground Friday in Frisco

The Dallas Cowboys will be breaking ground Friday in Frisco where they will build a brand new headquarters... Watch »

Aug 21, 2014
Arlington Church Hosting Supply Drive for Liberia

Arlington Church Hosting Supply Drive for Liberia

Arlington Christian Bible Fellowship is hosting a four-week supply drive for families living in Liberia, where much... Watch »

Aug 21, 2014
Dallas Officer Critically Wounds Shooting Suspect

Dallas Officer Critically Wounds Shooting Suspect

Dallas police are investigating an officer-involved shooting Thursday evening near two schools. Watch »

Aug 21, 2014
Dr. Brantly's Church Family Relieved Their Friend is Healthy

Dr. Brantly's Church Family Relieved Their Friend is Healthy

The Fort Worth doctor who came down with the Ebola virus while working in Liberia is now free from the... Watch »

Aug 21, 2014
Mansfield Neighbors Oppose Medical Waste Facility

Mansfield Neighbors Oppose Medical Waste Facility

Some residents in Mansfield are opposing a proposal to open a medical waste treatment facility in their city. Watch »

Aug 21, 2014
Gov. Perry Defends Himself in Washington, D.C.

Gov. Perry Defends Himself in Washington, D.C.

While on the road making speeches, Governor Rick Perry's legal team went on the offensive again on Thursday. Watch »

Aug 21, 2014
Former Teacher Found Guilty of Manslaughter

Former Teacher Found Guilty of Manslaughter

The former middle school teacher awaits her sentencing for killing six-year-old John Paul Raidy during a hit-and-run... Watch »

Aug 21, 2014
Bergdahl Swap Violated U.S. Law: Gov. Investigation

Bergdahl Swap Violated U.S. Law: Gov. Investigation

The Pentagon broke the law when it swapped Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, a prisoner in Afghanistan for five years,... Read »

Aug 21, 2014
Gov. Perry Pushes Greater Involvement in Iraq

Gov. Perry Pushes Greater Involvement in Iraq

Gov. Rick Perry presses for a sustained air campaign and sending American ground troops to Iraq to combat... Read »

Aug 21, 2014
Boy Scouts Settle in Sex Abuse Case

Boy Scouts Settle in Sex Abuse Case

The Boy Scouts of America have settled a lawsuit filed by a former San Antonio Scout who said his adult... Read »

Aug 21, 2014
UT System Names Navy Adm. McRaven Chancellor

UT System Names Navy Adm. McRaven Chancellor

The University of Texas system names Adm. William McRaven, credited with the capture of Osama bin Laden, as its new... Read »

Aug 21, 2014
Body Recovered from Trinity River

Body Recovered from Trinity River

Fort Worth divers pulled an adult male body from the West Fork of the Trinty River Thursday afternoon. Read »

Aug 21, 2014
Church Friends Watch Brantly Press Conference

Church Friends Watch Brantly Press Conference

NBC 5's Josh Ault joins members of Dr. Kent Brantly's Fort Worth church as they watch a news conference with... Watch »

Aug 21, 2014
Read Remarks Read by Dr. Kent Brantly Upon Discharge

Read Remarks Read by Dr. Kent Brantly Upon Discharge

The following are the prepared remarks read by Dr. Kent Brantly during a news conference, Aug. Watch »

Aug 21, 2014
Perry Never Tried to Upend CPRIT Investigation: Defense

Perry Never Tried to Upend CPRIT Investigation: Defense

Rick Perry’s criminal defense team tried to dispel Democrats’ claim that the governor vetoed funding for the Travis... Watch »

Aug 21, 2014
Dallas Officers Didn't Kill Terrance Groessel: ME

Dallas Officers Didn't Kill Terrance Groessel: ME

An investigation into an overnight Dallas shooting reveals a man died by suicide and not from being shot by... Watch »

Aug 21, 2014
Pellet Gun Vandalism Cases Continue

Pellet Gun Vandalism Cases Continue

Lake Highlands resident says pellet gun vandals are continuing to hit car windows in the area. Watch »

Aug 20, 2014
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