Dennis Kothmann was diagnosed with a glioblastoma tumor and decided to become part of an experimental study rather than take standard chemotherapy. So far, results are encouraging. (Star-Telegram/Rodger Mallison)
For parents there's no greater joy than watching your child grow up happy and healthy. That's why most parents choose the safe, proven protection of vaccines. Flipping through this baby book, you can learn what vaccines babies need, when they're needed, and why it's so important to follow CDC's recommended immunization schedule. Immunization gives you the power to protect your baby from 14 serious childhood diseases by age 2.
The mosquito kills nearly 750,000 people each year. Malaria is the cause for the majority of these deaths, but a Zika outbreak has the Americas scared of this insect. This is how the insect spreads disease to its victims.
Thirty-six teams make up the Solar Car Challenge, being held at Texas Motor Speedway in Fort Worth, Texas, July 21, 2017. The Challenge teaches high school students in science, engineering and alternative energy as they design, build, race and evaluate roadworthy solar cars.
TCU running back Kyle Hicks, an Arlington Martin graduate, says his deep roots as a Tarrant County football player offer extra motivation to reach this year's Big 12 championship game in Arlington. This season marks the first year for the Big 12 to hold a championship game since TCU joined the league for the 2012 season. Video by Jimmy Burch
TCU men's basketball coach Jamie Dixon, who will take his team on a summer tour with games in Australia from Aug. 5-16, says the region is a prime recruiting area for him and assistant coach David Patrick, who grew up in Australia. Video by Jimmy Burch
TCU linebacker Ty Summers says the Horned Frogs project as Big 12 title contenders because returning members of a veteran defense have the talent to "stop any team in the nation" during the 2017 season. Video by Jimmy Burch