Southwest posts $152 million first-quarter profit

| |Thursday, Apr. 24, 2014

The Dallas-based carrier more than doubled its profits as passengers paid higher fares.

Feds: New laws, oversight needed after Texas blast

| |Tuesday, Apr. 22, 2014

The Texas fertilizer plant explosion that killed 15 people a year ago could have been prevented — and agencies at all levels haven't done enough to change the circumstances that led to the catastrophe, federal officials said Tuesday.

Mild earthquake felt in Dallas, Irving

| |Friday, Apr. 18, 2014

But most people didn’t even feel the 2.5-magnitude quake that struck Thursday afternoon.

Former immigration advocate sentenced for North Texas bank holdups

| |Thursday, Apr. 17, 2014

The 59-year-old Farmers Branch man was dubbed the “Mesh Mask Bandit” by the FBI.

Hitchhiker thrown off bridge, into muddy Lake Ray Hubbard

| |Thursday, Apr. 17, 2014

Mario Ottesen became stuck in the mud at a lower-than-normal Lake Ray Hubbard after he was thrown off a lake bridge, Dallas police said.

Southwest won’t expand fleet through 2015 to reach profit goal

| |Thursday, Apr. 17, 2014

The Dallas-based airline is trying to boost its return on invested capital to 15 percent.

Unruly man charged after jet diverts to Nebraska

|Monday, Apr. 14, 2014

A man removed from a California-bound Southwest Airlines aircraft after he allegedly tried to open a door during flight was charged Monday with interfering with the crew.

American Eagle moving headquarters to Irving

| |Wednesday, Apr. 09, 2014

The regional carrier, owned by American Airlines Group, will consolidate operations now at American’s headquarters in Fort Worth and several locations near DFW Airport.

Former Garland ISD adminstrator under federal investigation over visas

| |Wednesday, Apr. 09, 2014 report: A former Garland Independent School District human resources manager is accused of recruiting hundreds of teachers from overseas, then profiting off their moves, their employment, and their attempts to become United States citizens.

Mass Transit Madness: Special plans in play for sports weekend

| |Friday, Apr. 04, 2014

With the Final Four and NASCAR races in North Texas this weekend, mass transit could experience record ridership — and extra buses and trains are being pressed into service.