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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
2 Shot, Killed Outside Prophet Muhammad Art Event

2 Shot, Killed Outside Prophet Muhammad Art Event

Two armed men opened fire on police outside an event showcasing cartoons of the Prophet Mohammad in Garland, Texas.

Family's Belongings Sit For Days Outside

Family's Belongings Sit For Days Outside

A Fort Worth neighborhood is upset after a landlord allowed an evicted resident's belongings to be trashed on the front yard.

Sunday Morning Earthquake in Irving

Sunday Morning Earthquake in Irving

The USGS confirmed that the 3.2 magnitude earthquake struck about two miles north-northeast of Irving at about 10:11 a.m.

Local Soldiers Get Heroes' Welcome

Local Soldiers Get Heroes' Welcome

Dozens of local soldiers are home again and receiving warm welcomes from family and friends after serving a year in the Middle East.

Laser Light Strikes Planes Near Arlington

Laser Light Strikes Planes Near Arlington

The FAA says that a small aircraft in route to Arlington was struck by a green laser multiple times around 12:30 a.m. Sunday.

Mt. Everest Avalanche Survivor Returns Home

Mt. Everest Avalanche Survivor Returns Home

After a week-long journey from Mount Everest, an Allen High School graduate is home.