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Friday, Mar 24, 2017 at 07:20 PM CDT

Need to Relieve Stress? Try the Anger Room

Need to Relieve Stress? Try the Anger Room

Need to release some stress in an unconventional way? The Anger Room in Deep Ellum may be your spot.

Sunday, Mar 19, 2017 at 08:47 AM CDT

Blue Doors Honor Legacy of Young Organ Donor

Blue Doors Honor Legacy of Young Organ Donor

One North Texas real estate agent is painting front doors a brilliant blue, and there's an important reason behind it.

Tuesday, Mar 7, 2017 at 08:51 PM CST

Artist Creates Texas Rangers Badges by Hand

Artist Creates Texas Rangers Badges by Hand

In the Texas Panhandle, an artist creates badges by hand for the oldest state law enforcement agency in North America -- the Texas Rangers.

Sunday, Feb 19, 2017 at 07:01 PM CST

Family Makes Tables out of FW Stockyards' Wood

Family Makes Tables out of FW Stockyards' Wood

A lot has been built inside Jim Trammell’s shop, but the most important thing might just be the relationship between Mr. Trammell and his son-in-law. The two dedicated a year together inside the shop re-purposi...

Wednesday, Jan 25, 2017 at 07:00 PM CST

Artist's "Last Rodeo" at the Fort Worth Stock Show

Artist's "Last Rodeo" at the Fort Worth Stock Show

In an unlikely place where Cowboys are the main attraction, an artist from Missouri has been an attraction at the stock show for 51 years.

Friday, Dec 30, 2016 at 06:33 PM CST

Irving Restaurant Serving Up Luckiest Legume

Irving Restaurant Serving Up Luckiest Legume

For many families, eating black-eyed peas on New Year's Day is a flavorful tradition. Though the peas often get mixed reactions regarding taste, one restaurant in Irving has an award-winning recipe sure to...

Friday, Dec 23, 2016 at 10:57 PM CST

Cowboys Fans Serve Food with Flair

Cowboys Fans Serve Food with Flair

Two sisters have been serving up home-style cooking for decades with a colorful flair. Oh, and they're also huge Dallas Cowboys fans.

Monday, Dec 12, 2016 at 07:48 PM CST

Flower Mound Teen Grants Wishes with Art

Flower Mound Teen Grants Wishes with Art

Janvi Shahi expects to soon reach a lifetime total of $100,000 in donations to the Make-A-Wish Foundation; money she’s raised through her paintings.

Monday, Nov 28, 2016 at 11:34 AM CST

Texas Museum of Broadcasting Opens in Kilgore

Texas Museum of Broadcasting Opens in Kilgore

“I can’t deny it! I mean I woke up one day and noticed I had over 50 TV cameras and then you go, ‘well, what am I going to do with this stuff?’” asked Conrad. His answer: open a museum.

Thursday, Nov 24, 2016 at 04:36 PM CST

Greenberg Smoked Turkey Endures as Holiday Staple

Greenberg Smoked Turkey Endures as Holiday Staple

Greenberg Smoked Turkey in Tyler is a holiday tradition for many families, especially in Texas. The company will ship 200,000 turkeys all over the country before the end of the year.

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Interstate 635 Reopens After Fatal Crash in Garland
Interstate 635 Reopens After Fatal Crash in Garland

Police say at least two people were killed after a crash involving multiple vehicles on Interstate 635 in Garland Friday morning.

Frisco Photographer, 53, Charged With Indecency With Child
Frisco Photographer, 53, Charged With Indecency With Child

Dallas police say they arrested a 53-year-old Frisco photographer accused of inappropriately touching an 11-year-old girl during a photo shoot.

Police Arrest Man Driving Stolen Electronic Shopping Cart
Police Arrest Man Driving Stolen Electronic Shopping Cart

Police say they arrested a 52-year-old man driving an electronic shopping cart stolen from a Longview Walmart more than a mile away Wednesday.

Top 5 Real Costs of Ridesharing
Top 5 Real Costs of Ridesharing

Sure, ridesharing might be all the rage, but there are real costs you should consider the next time you’re heading to the airport…

Trump Legal Team Looking to Probe Mueller Aides: Sources
Trump Legal Team Looking to Probe Mueller Aides: Sources

President Donald Trump's legal team is evaluating potential conflicts of interest among members of special counsel Robert Mueller's investigative team, three people with knowledge of the matter said Thursday....

Fort Worth Police Seek Man, Woman Accused in Sexual Assault
Fort Worth Police Seek Man, Woman Accused in Sexual Assault

Fort Worth police are asking for the public's help locating two people accused of sexually assaulting a woman Thursday.