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Dec 6, 2012

Dewhurst Talks Higher Education for 2013 Session

Dewhurst Talks Higher Education for 2013 Session

Texas Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst is scheduled to discuss higher education in Fort Worth and how the state's universities may be affected in the 2013 legislative session.

Nov 29, 2012

Dewhurst to Preview Upcoming Legislative Session

Dewhurst to Preview Upcoming Legislative Session

Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst will give a North Texas business group a preview of what he sees as the compelling issues to be faced by the session of the Texas Legislature convening in January.

Nov 9, 2012

Bush Family Member to Run for Office?

Bush Family Member to Run for Office?

George P. Bush, the son of former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush, could be throwing his hat into the political arena.

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.

Top Stories
Fire Spares Only Newlyweds' Bible, Marriage License

Fire Spares Only Newlyweds' Bible, Marriage License

An apartment fire in Irving destroyed a newlywed couple's home, sparing only their marriage license and Bible.

Child Killed in Four-Vehicle Crash in Denton

Child Killed in Four-Vehicle Crash in Denton

A four vehicle collision along Highway 380 killed one child and injured two others on Saturday night.

Police: Child, 5, Shoots Self

Police: Child, 5, Shoots Self

A 5-year-old boy accidentally shot himself with gun at paintball facility in Forney Saturday.

Fracking Could Come to Lewisville Lake

Fracking Could Come to Lewisville Lake

The U.S. Bureau of Land Management is currently considering whether to auction drilling rights to about 259 acres of land on the northwest side of Lewisville Lake this spring.

GOP Debate: Rubio Shaken, Trump Not Stirred

GOP Debate: Rubio Shaken, Trump Not Stirred

There have been no higher stakes on a Republican debate stage in the 2016 campaign for president than there were Saturday night. Seven GOP Republican hopefuls faced off just three days before a make-or-break...

Could the Cowboys Land the Next Cam Newton?

Could the Cowboys Land the Next Cam Newton?

The Cowboys hold the fourth pick in the draft and Paxton Lynch should be on their radar.