Fort Worth resident is the second confirmed case of Chikungunya

| |Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014

Tarrant County Public Health said there are no signs that Chikungunya has become established locally. The Fort Worth resident had been to Puerto Rico.

Big Tex will sport new shirt at this year’s State Fair

|Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014

Fort Worth-based Williamson-Dickie Mfg. Co. designed the made the shirt, which was unveiled Tuesday morning.

Sony network hacked, exec's flight diverted

| |Monday, Aug. 25, 2014

Hackers attacked Sony's PlayStation Network and apparently disrupted the travel plans of a top company executive by going on Twitter to suggest that there was a bomb on his American Airlines plane.

Ex-Fort Worth business owner gets 28 months for EPA fraud

| |Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014

Former System Launch Associates owner Michael G. Johnson must pay more than $350,000 in restitution in an EPA fraud case, federal officials say.

Southwest jet makes emergency landing in Dallas

|Friday, Aug. 22, 2014

A Southwest Airlines jet has made a safe emergency landing after blowing a tire during takeoff.

Ex-teacher sentenced in fatal hit-and-run of boy

|Friday, Aug. 22, 2014

A 54-year-old former suburban Dallas teacher has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for the hit-and-run death of a 6-year-old boy last year.

2 heroin dealers sentenced in North Texas drug deaths

| |Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014

Two heroin dealers provided the drug that resulted in the deaths of five North Texas residents in 2011 and 2012, federal officials said.

Texas regulators approve expansion of nuke site

| |Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014

Regulators have approved allowing depleted uranium to be buried at a West Texas nuclear waste dump site.

State Fair’s fried food finalists include sriracha balls, Texas “bluebonnet” muffin

| |Monday, Aug. 18, 2014

The 10th annual Big Tex Choice Awards will be decided on Labor Day.

2 dead in shootings at Dallas apartment complexes

|Monday, Aug. 18, 2014

Dallas police are trying to determine if two fatal shootings at separate apartment complexes and the wounding of another person are related.