Travis Long / tlong@newsobserver.com

    Contract to Cheat

    Coming Thursday: U.S. employers treat many construction workers as independent contractors -- a tactic that costs taxpayers billions.

  • Scott Fischer

    TCU home opener pics

    The Horned Frogs started the season off right, serving up a win against Samford, making for one blissful crowd of purple people.

  • FSU vs. OSU fan pics

    AT&T Stadium was awash in garnet & gold, and black & orange on Saturday, as the Cowboys Classic helped kick off college football season.

  • The Ticket's Fight Night

    Fans of SportsRadio 1310 pulled some punches and mingled with their favorite Ticket personalities Thursday in Dallas during the annual event.

Opinion By Bud Kennedy

The debate over debates: One or two? And no ‘Lassie’? 12:19 AM

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Wendy Davis and KERA/Channel 13 will begin talking today about debate plans.

Workforce growing at GE’s Fort Worth locomotive plant 9:16 PM

General Electric’s plant in far north Fort Worth recently added a second shift to meet the growing demand for new locomotives by railroads.

Tarrant, Dallas officials take different approaches to Chikungunya 4:38 PM

While several DFW travelers became sick after traveling in the Caribbean, officials say nothing indicates that the mosquito-borne virus has spread locally.

A Cleburne artist, an Alamo hero and Aggie football 9:04 PM

Gov. Rick Perry’s office contacted Cleburne sculptor Jeff Gottfried to commission a sculpture of Alamo hero James Bonham for a trophy that will go to the governor of Texas or South Carolina, depending on who wins the annual football game between A&M and South Carolina.

In a long line of Bushes, a grandson honors his heroic grandfather 10:33 PM

Fort Worth’s George P. Bush tells the story of his grandfather’s rescue in WWII: “If that rescue had not occurred, there would be a lot of Bushes that wouldn’t be part of our history.”

Burleson grandmother accused of leaving child in hot car 11:11 PM

An unidentified woman heard the child screaming and pulled her from the car.

Ebola survivor: 'I felt like I was about to die' 11:04 PM

Dr. Kent Brantly, who survived after contracting Ebola while doing missionary work in Liberia, is "very close" to the doctor most recently diagnosed with the disease and has spent time in "tearful prayer" for him, according to an interview with NBC News aired Tuesday.

Bud Kennedy

The debate over debates: One or two? And no ‘Lassie’?

Wendy Davis and KERA/Channel 13 will begin talking today about debate plans.

Gil LeBreton

Michael Sam is worth Cowboys’ welcome

All cameras aside, Owner Jones’ defense needs Michael Sam’s help.

Jim Witt

First experience with shotgun was a blast

Helping raise money for Big Brothers Big Sisters was the real aim.

Dallas Cowboys Barnett Shale Your Commute PoliTex Sky Talk

Today's Circulars

GE Locomotive Plant

GE Locomotive Plant

Plant employees more than 500 people.

New college football rivalry trophy

New college football rivalry trophy

Winner of South Carolina - Texas A&M game gets statue of James Butler Bonham.

Big Tex Awards 2014

Big Tex Awards 2014

Fried Gulf Shrimp Boil earned Best Taste honors at State Fair Monday.

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