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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
Girl, 8, Pulled From Apartment Pool in FW

Girl, 8, Pulled From Apartment Pool in FW

Breaking news from NBC 5. Fort Worth fire officials are investigating after an 8-year-old girl was pulled from a swimming pool.

Man Arrested for Sex-Trafficking: Plano Police

Man Arrested for Sex-Trafficking: Plano Police

A Plano man is in jail, accused of luring a teenage away from her family with plans to train her as a prostitute.

Hot Cabin Temperatures Ignite Debate Within AA

Hot Cabin Temperatures Ignite Debate Within AA

An internal debate is being discussed at American Airlines on a topic some say is putting passengers’ comfort and health on the line: how hot is too hot?

64-Year-Old Woman Knocked Down For Wallet

64-Year-Old Woman Knocked Down For Wallet

Police are searching for a man seen on video knocking down a 64-year-old woman for her wallet.

Caught on Camera: Woman Stealing Package

Caught on Camera: Woman Stealing Package

Corinth Police say they’ve already gotten several leads but are looking for more as they try to track down a suspect caught stealing from a front door.

Suspect Arrested in Death of Woman Found in Burned Car

Suspect Arrested in Death of Woman Found in Burned Car

Dallas police say they arrested a man Wednesday suspected of killing a 20-year-old woman and setting her body on fire to conceal the crime.