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Nov 4, 2012

Irving Police Tweet Increase in Burglaries

Irving Police Tweet Increase in Burglaries

Irving police use their new Twitter account to tweet about a string of burglaries in Valley Ranch.

Nov 4, 2012

Crunch Time for Candidates in State Senate Race

Crunch Time for Candidates in State Senate Race

Both candidates had a busy Sunday campaigning and making public appearances at area events.

Oct 6, 2012

Tarrant County Race Watched Across Texas

Tarrant County Race Watched Across Texas

Close state Senate race between Wendy Davis and Mark Shelton could help define the next Legislative session.

Oct 3, 2012

Texas Senate Hopefuls Trade Barbs in Debate

Texas Senate Hopefuls Trade Barbs in Debate

The two candidates vying for Texas' open U.S. Senate seat are trading repeated and increasingly heated barbs during their first debate.

Sep 27, 2012

Perry Denies Sleep Apnea Diagnosis

Perry Denies Sleep Apnea Diagnosis

Governor Rick Perry says he was misdiagnosed with the condition during the campaign.

Sep 24, 2012

Fred Meyer, Former Texas GOP Chairman, Dies

Fred Meyer, Former Texas GOP Chairman, Dies

Fred Meyer, a former chairman of the Dallas and state Republican Party has died

Sep 13, 2012

Perry Blames Obama Administration for Libya Attack

Perry Blames Obama Administration for Libya Attack

Gov. Rick Perry is blaming the Obama administration for the death of a U.S. ambassador and three other Americans in an attack in the Libyan city of Benghazi.

Sep 7, 2012

Court Stays Texas Voter-Registration Injunction

Court Stays Texas Voter-Registration Injunction

An appeals court has stayed an injunction that had blocked enforcement of parts of Texas' new voter registration laws.

Sep 4, 2012

DNC Keynote Castro Follows Mother's Tough Path

DNC Keynote Castro Follows Mother's Tough Path

San Antonio Mayor Julian Castro is a rising star in the Democrats' firmament with a collection of mostly favorable media profiles, a landslide re-election last year and speculation about whether he'll...

Aug 30, 2012

Court Rejects Texas Voter ID Law

Court Rejects Texas Voter ID Law

A federal court has ruled against a Texas law that would require voters to present photo IDs to election officials before being allowed to cast ballots in November.

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12 Cows Killed When Trailer Overturns on U.S. 287

12 Cows Killed When Trailer Overturns on U.S. 287

A crash involving an overturned cattle truck and trailer shut down a freeway interchange ramp in Fort Worth Wednesday morning.

M Streets Hit-And-Run Suspects Waive Extradition

M Streets Hit-And-Run Suspects Waive Extradition

The men Dallas police believe were in a stolen van that crashed into a mother and son, killing the teenager, have waived extradition.

Highway Driver: I Was Shot at for Driving with High Beams On

Highway Driver: I Was Shot at for Driving with High Beams On

Dallas police are looking for a driver accused of shooting at another motorist because they were driving with their high beam lights on.

Southlake Couple Injured in Greek Fireworks Incident

Southlake Couple Injured in Greek Fireworks Incident

A former Southlake couple is recovering from injuries suffered in a fireworks accident in Greece over the weekend.

Fort Worth to Pay $62,500 in Wrong House Demolition

Fort Worth to Pay $62,500 in Wrong House Demolition

The Fort Worth City Council has agreed to pay more than $62,000 to a homeowner whose house was mistakenly demolished last summer.

Devin Harris Needs Bigger Role in Game 2

Devin Harris Needs Bigger Role in Game 2

If the Mavs are to beat the Spurs tonight, Devin Harris has to lead the way.