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Secret Service chief quits due to security lapses

| |Wednesday, Oct. 01, 2014

Secret Service Director Julia Pierson abruptly resigned Wednesday in the face of multiple revelations of security breaches, bumbling in her agency and rapidly eroding confidence that the president and his family were being kept safe.

September 2014 driest on record in DFW

| |Wednesday, Oct. 01, 2014

The next-driest September was 30 years ago, in 1984, according to statistics compiled by the National Weather Service’s office in Fort Worth.

Tarrant County fans are backing the Dallas Cowboys in a big way

| |Tuesday, Sep. 30, 2014

Forty percent of the Dallas Cowboys’ season-ticket holders come from Tarrant County, which includes Arlington and Fort Worth.

Huge A380 airplane makes first landing at DFW Airport

| |Tuesday, Sep. 30, 2014

Qantas Airways began using the world’s biggest commercial jetliner on its DFW-to-Sydney service today, and Emirates will begin flying the A380 to DFW from Dubai on Wednesday.

Happy Mavericks reunion for Chandler, Dirk

| |Tuesday, Sep. 30, 2014

Dallas hopes to ride Tyson Chandler’s defense and Dirk Nowitzki’s offense to another NBA title.

Win leaves Cowboys excited at where they are headed

| |Tuesday, Sep. 30, 2014

Tony Romo calls this the most complete offense he’s ever quarterbacked.

Encana buying Fort Worth’s Athlon Energy for $5.93 billion

|Monday, Sep. 29, 2014

Encana will get access to about 140,000 net acres in the booming Permian Basin by buying Fort Worth-based Athlon, which went public a little more than a year ago.

White House intruder got far past front door

| |Tuesday, Sep. 30, 2014

The intruder who climbed a fence made it farther inside the White House than the Secret Service has publicly acknowledged, a Republican congressman said Monday. The disclosures came on the eve of a congressional oversight hearing with the director of the embattled agency assigned to protect the president's life.

Lieutenant governor candidates come out swinging

| |Monday, Sep. 29, 2014

Republican Dan Patrick and Democrat Leticia Van de Putte clash on everything in their only debate.

New approvals push TEX Rail plans forward

| |Monday, Sep. 29, 2014

Two federal agencies have approved TEX Rail, greatly improving the chances the proposed commuter rail line will be under construction by 2016 and possibly open to traffic by 2018.