Dallas nurse Amber Vinson is Ebola-free, family says

| |Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014

The family of a nurse who contracted Ebola says the disease is no longer in her body, and government officials say the number of people being watched for symptoms is dropping steadily in DFW.

Special units established in Texas for Ebola, other diseases

| |Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014

Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins says North Texas is “winning the fight against Ebola.”

Oilman Nelson Bunker Hunt dies at 88

|Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014

Nelson Bunker Hunt, a Texas oilman who once tried to corner the silver market with one of his brothers only to see the move end in financial disaster, has died. He was 88.

Local tutoring company ex-owners plead guilty to federal charges

| |Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014

Defendants billed Fort Worth and Dallas school districts about $3 million for tutoring services that they did not provide, according to federal agents.

Bedford driver, Plano manager killed in Erath County crash

| |Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014

A senior street department manager with the city of Dallas and a restaurant manager from Plano were killed early Sunday in a wreck on U.S. 377 in Erath County, a Texas Department of Public Safety trooper says.

Reward for woman missing from Plano garage now $25,000

| |Monday, Oct. 20, 2014

The reward for a missing Fort Worth woman last seen in a Plano parking garage has increased by $15,000, thanks to another anonymous donation, Plano police said Monday.

Bentley the dog being tested for Ebola

| |Monday, Oct. 20, 2014

Bentley, the dog owned by Ebola patient Nina Pham, is being tested for the virus this week, local officials said.

Latest Ebola contact numbers released

| |Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014

Updated numbers show 60 people removed from list of potential Ebola contacts as of Tuesday at noon.

Sam Wyly, facing huge judgment, files for bankruptcy

| |Monday, Oct. 20, 2014

The Dallas entrepreneur, known for building Michaels Stores and supporting Republican causes, was ordered to forfeit $187.7 million, plus interest, for using offshore trusts to hide gains from stock trades.

Catholic center in Dallas took in Ebola contacts

| |Monday, Oct. 20, 2014

The girlfriend of Ebola victim Thomas Eric Duncan, Louise Troh, her son and two nephews will stay at the Catholic Conference Center in Dallas for now.