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Fort Worth police reach out to gays with detective’s video

| |Tuesday, Jul. 22, 2014

WFAA.com report: An openly gay Fort Worth police detective shares his story as the department seeks LGBT recruits.

Brother of corpse abuse suspect distances himself from case

| |Tuesday, Jul. 22, 2014

WFAA.com report: The twin brother of the man accused of abusing corpses at Johnson Family Mortuary lost his funeral director’s license and was ordered to pay $75,000, state records show.

Homegrown food co-op adds Arlington storefront

| |Tuesday, Jul. 22, 2014

Farm to Fork, founded and run by an Arlington couple, has grown in popularity over its 21/2 years of existence.

Appeals court reinstates Joshua bullying suit

| |Tuesday, Jul. 22, 2014

Federal appellate judges agree that parents of a Joshua middle school student who hanged himself in 2010 can proceed with their suit against the school district.

Ventura case against Kyle estate goes to jury

|Tuesday, Jul. 22, 2014

Jury begins deliberations in defamation suit brought by Jesse Ventura against the estate of Chris Kyle, author of American Sniper.

Fort Worth council OKs study of jobs, pay

| |Tuesday, Jul. 22, 2014

The Fort Worth City Council approves spending $300,000 to pay a consulting firm to study city job classifications and to recommend how much city employees should be paid, and whether they should get raises.

Cook Children’s new center focuses on child abuse

| |Wednesday, Jul. 23, 2014

The Center for the Prevention of Child Maltreatment aims to reduce the staggering number of abused and neglected children in Tarrant County through training and outreach.

Warrant: Suspect tried to cover up slaying of Fort Worth executive

| |Wednesday, Jul. 23, 2014

The couple remain in the Tarrant County Jail, charged with capital murder in the robbery and slaying of Marion Lee Brown.

AT&T Stadium lands UIL football title games

| |Tuesday, Jul. 22, 2014

The games will be played Dec. 13 and 18-20.

WFAA exclusive: State busts Arlington day care center

| |Tuesday, Jul. 22, 2014

WFAA/Channel 8 reports in an exclusive story that state regulators shut down an illegal day-care center in Arlington.

Tarrant residents urged to wash produce to prevent cyclosporiasis

| |Tuesday, Jul. 22, 2014

Cases of cyclosporiasis, which can cause prolonged diarrhea and other problems, have surged across Tarrant County and Texas in the last month.

Mansfield looking at budget increases

| |Tuesday, Jul. 22, 2014

Revenues, expenses will be up in new budget, according to projections.

Arkansas boy collapses at NRH20, dies in hospital

| |Tuesday, Jul. 22, 2014

A 7-year-old Fort Smith, Ark., boy with a pre-existing medical condition collapsed at the North Richland Hills water park and later died at a local hospital.

Motorcyclist identified in fatal Mansfield crash

| |Tuesday, Jul. 22, 2014

Raymond Bell, 56, of Venus died Sunday night in a three-vehicle wreck on a Mansfield highway, police said Tuesday.

Fields ‘separated’ from TCU pending investigation

| |Wednesday, Jul. 23, 2014

The star football player has been accused of threatening and assaulting his ex-girlfriend.

Two teens detained after rock throwing spree

| |Tuesday, Jul. 22, 2014

One woman was injured and 14 vehicles traveling on Interstate 20 were damaged last week by rocks thrown from bridge abutment, police reported Friday.

Catholic Charities calls for volunteer attorneys to help young migrants

| |Tuesday, Jul. 22, 2014

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.

TEX Rail agreements finally reached in principle

| |Tuesday, Jul. 22, 2014

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.

Fort Worth schools join national initiative for minority boys

| |Monday, Jul. 21, 2014

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.

Efforts to boost air quality getting little traction in DFW

| |Monday, Jul. 21, 2014

Despite warnings from experts about the effect on public health in Dallas-Fort Worth, government officials still haven’t developed comprehensive policies or solutions to the region’s ozone problem.