Obama will send U.S. troops to aid in fight against Ebola 10:33 PM

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President Obama met Tuesday with Dr. Kent Brantly, who did his medical residency in Fort Worth. Brantly contracted Ebola while working as a medical missionary in Liberia. Later Tuesday, Brantly testified about his experiences before a Senate subcommittee.

‘Unnecessary’ death of disabled daughter leads to arrests 4:16 PM

John “Michael” Garvin, a retired investigator and detective, and a another relative are accused of failing to care for Garvin’s disabled daughter, Marci Lynn Garvin, who died in March 2013.

Top Fort Worth transit officials resign 5:44 PM

The executive vice president and the general counsel both left the Fort Worth Transportation Authority.

Time to honor Tim Cole 4:14 PM

A bronze statue honoring Fort Worth’s Tim Cole will be unveiled in Lubbock before family, friends and politicians.

Why does baseball take so long? 3:57 PM

Game length is at an all-time high in 2014 and Major League Baseball is openly concerned that it’s hurting appeal.

Labor Department announces grants to fight tax cheats 11:48 AM

The U.S. Department of Labor on Monday awarded $10.2 million to nearly two dozen states to beef up enforcement of a labor scheme that companies employ to evade their tax obligations.

Obama's Ebola response: Is it enough and in time? 12:24 AM

President Barack Obama declared Tuesday that the Ebola epidemic in West Africa could threaten security around the world, and he ordered 3,000 U.S. military personnel to the region in emergency aid muscle for a crisis spiraling out of control.

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