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American Airlines retirees protest travel benefit changes 6:04 PM

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Bob Booth / Special to the Star-Telegram

Starting after Labor Day, retired workers will have lower priority than active workers for getting available seats on flights.

Report: Hostile behavior cited in Fort Worth traffic division 12:50 PM

An outside investigation into complaints of raced-based harassment and treatment found no hard evidence of racial discrimination.

Texas Gov. Perry formally enters not guilty plea 7:11 PM

Republican Texas Gov. Rick Perry has formally pleaded not guilty to criminal charges of leveraging his power to try to oust a Democratic district attorney convicted of drunken driving, according to court documents obtained Wednesday.

Cowboys worth more than $3 billion, tops in NFL 3:04 PM

The Dallas Cowboys are the first U.S. sports franchise to top $3 billion in value.

Arlington approves gas royalty settlement with Chesapeake 11:02 PM

City Council agrees to settle for $700,000, less than the originally projected $1 million.

US officials: Video shows American's beheading

A grisly video released Tuesday shows Islamic State militants beheading American journalist James Foley, U.S. officials said, in what the extremists called retribution for recent U.S. airstrikes in Iraq. The militants threatened to kill another captive they also identified as an American journalist.

Holder says he understands mistrust of police 7:11 PM

Attorney General Eric Holder sought Wednesday to reassure the people of Ferguson about the investigation into Michael Brown's death and said he understands why many black Americans do not trust police, recalling how he was repeatedly stopped by officers who seemed to target him because of his race.

Cynthia M. Allen
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Closing the opportunity gap with school choice

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

 
Gil LeBreton
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Playbook, not finger, is Johnny Manziel’s problem

Spare Johnny Football the moral outrage of his Washington stunt.

 
Bud Kennedy
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‘Texas Governor Claims Frameup’ — but that was in 1917

Some of the comments by the last governor facing criminal indictment sound awfully familiar.

 
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.

 
Mac Engel
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College athletics sold its soul 20 years ago, which is why its athletes should go ahead and squeeze

Spending in big-time college athletics is madness and there is no reason why the students should not get a cut.

 



Today's Circulars

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.

New Baylor Stadium

New Baylor Stadium

Bears have new home at McLane Stadium in Waco.

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