Catholic Charities calls for volunteer attorneys to help young migrants 9:18 PM

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Children from Central America who are stopped at the U.S. border are entitled to deportation hearings but will need legal assistance, Catholic Charities officials say.

Fort Worth school district joins national initiative for minority boys 6:43 PM

School Trustee Ashley Paz represented Fort Worth Monday in Washington when President Barack Obama announced a major expansion of his “My Brother’s Keeper” program.

TEX Rail agreements finally reached in principle 7:12 PM

Agreements to run TEX Rail passengers trains on Tarrant County tracks are finally reached in principle, 17 months after the Fort Worth council replaced all transit board members.

Perry sending National Guard troops to border 5:14 AM

Gov. Rick Perry is deploying up to 1,000 National Guard troops to the Texas-Mexico border over the next month to combat what he said Monday were criminals exploiting a surge of children pouring into the U.S. illegally.

Downtown Fort Worth’s Ashton Hotel sold to Dallas real estate trust 2:11 PM

The boutique hotel was opened in 2001 with 39 rooms in buildings that date to the late 1890s.

New Chisholm Trail Parkway ramp opens off I-20 4:03 PM

North Texas Tollway Authority officials say they’re on course to finish Chisholm Trail Parkway by late September.

Busy rail corridor along U.S. 377 could get busier 4:28 PM

Union Pacific Railroad plans to build a second rail line along U.S. 377 and make other improvements along roughly five miles of track in far north Fort Worth, Keller and Roanoke.

Mac Engel

Cheaters never win — except in sports, business and politics

Big 12 commissioner Bob Bowlsby says the biggest problem facing the NCAA needs to be addressed.

Randy Galloway

Chandler Parsons seems like a sound investment, unlike Romo, Choo and Fielder

Thanks to Dirk and Tyson, the Mavericks’ move makes a lot of sense.

Bud Kennedy

Granger set with border plan, but is the House ready for it?

The Fort Worth Republican says her working group will call for streamlining immigration courts and sending the National Guard to help border agents.

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Big 12 Media Days - Monday

Big 12 Media Days - Monday

Gary Patterson, Art Briles and Kliff Kingsbury talk 2014 football.

TMS Solar Car Challenge

TMS Solar Car Challenge

High school teams start the challenge Monday at Texas Motor Speedway.

Ditto Golf Course Renovations

Ditto Golf Course Renovations

A plan would transform the aging Arlington course.

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