First chikungunya case reported in Tarrant County 11:40 AM

Caribbean Virus Outbreak

Uncredited / AP

The Mansfield resident diagnosed with chikungunya recently traveled to the Caribbean, a hotbed for the virus that is spread by mosquitoes.

Report on racial complaints in Fort Worth PD didn’t address chief’s actions, minority group says 12:10 PM

The president of the Fort Worth Black Law Enforcement Officers’ Association alleges there are “many more incidents of racial inequity and disparate treatment of minority officers within our department” that have prevously been brought to the chief’s attention.

Disabled man suing to keep “assistance cats” 1:32 PM

Gary Coleman, 45, said he was told to either get rid of cats Rex, 12, and Milo, 8, or move out of Benbrook assisted living center.

Taxpayers won’t be on hook for Perry defense after all 1:41 PM

Governor’s staff says indictments are “an assault on the Constitution. We don’t want it to be an assault on the taxpayers as well.”

Officer in Ferguson shooting has dropped from sight 9:49 AM

Darren Wilson, the white Ferguson, Mo., police officer who fatally shot an 18-year-old unarmed black man, was born in Fort Worth in 1986.

State agency says XTO took too much water from small lake 7:59 AM

WFAA.com report: The state environmental agency has issued a citation to XTO Energy, saying the Fort Worth-based company improperly drew more than 1 million gallons of water from a Dalworthington Gardens lake to use in fracking operations.

Obituary: Joe Stecko, former Casa Mañana music director 11:42 AM

Joe Stecko, music director at Casa Mañana for 35 years, worked with many musical theater stars over the years including Betty Buckley, Hal Linden and Ruta Lee.

Gil LeBreton
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Cowboys atop Forbes list, but still in middle-class rut

For $3.2 billion, what exactly has Owner Jones brought Cowboys fans?

 
Bud Kennedy
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If ‘affluenza’ dad has a badge, who else has one?

A troubled teen’s father is facing a charge involving “police stuff,” the latest of several cases related to police or firefighter IDs.

 
Cynthia M. Allen
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Closing the opportunity gap with school choice

For African-American males, charter schools can lead to success.

 
Bob Ray Sanders
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Jimmy Carter: The former president keeps giving back

Habitat for Humanity Dallas-Fort Worth project set for Oct. 5-11.

 
Jim Witt
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Public won when appeals court ruled juvenile murder hearings should have been open

The media partnered together to protest after judge closed her courtroom following prior trial that was controversial.

 
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Blue Zones Update

Group encourages policy changes and enhanced healthful options.

Japanese tour production site

Japanese tour production site

Quicksilver Resources show delegation Barnett Shale gas well in Fort Worth.

Arlington bus service anniversary

Arlington bus service anniversary

Service from Arlington to TRE CentrePort/DFW is year old.

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